A THEME park employee has shared the perfect elements of her job – together with occurring the rides without cost.
Charmaine Forrester mentioned that attending to trip on a few of the hottest rollercoasters within the nation is without doubt one of the perks of her job.
Charmaine has labored at Alton Towers for 5 years and labored her method as much as engineering apprentice.
She revealed that she is the primary one that will get to go on the rides each morning and, unsurprisingly, it is her favorite a part of the job.
The 22-year-old informed Stoke Sentinel: “Now we have to verify the rides each morning earlier than folks can get on them. They should be signed off.”
Charmaine can also be concerned in electrical and mechanical engineering and helps carry out MOTs, providers and upkeep on the rides – that are a few of her different favorite elements of the job.
She mentioned: “I’ve at all times had engineering in my blood. My brother is an engineer and, once I was younger, there was quad racing in my household.”
Will Mativat, who joined the park as a upkeep assistant final yr, shared the scarier aspect to his job.
The 23-year-old mentioned he needed to verify the lights throughout Scarefest at Halloween: “I’m a little bit of a screamer. I needed to stroll via it.”
The theme park is making ready to launch a brand new faculty leavers’ programme the place 5 folks aged 18 and over can earn levels without cost.
Individuals will cut up their time between finding out and dealing within the theme park.
Jason Mumford, senior recruitment, studying and growth supervisor, mentioned: “They are going to be at host stage for six months, then crew leaders to fast-track their growth. On the finish of the three years, I’d hope they safe a everlasting job.
“We have already got a basis diploma with Staffordshire College in resort administration. However this newest programme is new.”
The theme park is recruiting for round 1,000 different jobs as properly, together with gardeners, lifeguards and entertainers.
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