Vacancies

Would you like to be part of the team at one of the world's leading military museums?

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life... Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays. Our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Current Opportunities:

Digital Marketing & E-Commerce Executive

Full Time, Fixed Term - Two Years. Up to £24,500 (Depending on experience)

TELL THE WORLD ABOUT THE TANK MUSEUM!

An exciting new position in The Tank Museum's marketing team, the Digital Marketing & E-commerce Executive will be responsible for overseeing the execution of advertising plans in support of The Tank Museum, its programme of events and range of services - with a particular emphasis on digital advertising channels.

You will be a creative planner and solid negotiator, ready to work alongside designers and the wider Museum team to ensure that advertising activity is delivered on time and on budget.

You will deliver maximum cost effectiveness, impact and great results through campaigns which you will measure and reporting on, constantly learning from the experience and optimising your output.

If you would like to work in a dynamic environment as part of an exciting and ambitious visitor attraction & charity, then we would like to hear from you.

Closing Date: 7th September 2017

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Workshop Apprenticeship

The Tank Museum are currently recruiting for two apprenticeship Workshop Technicians. This is a fabulous opportunity to train at The Tank Museum where you will support the Workshop Team in the restoration and maintenance of our world class collection of historical military vehicles. The apprenticeship scheme is run in partnership with Bournemouth & Poole College where you will have the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualification in L3 Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair over a three year period. To apply contact Bournemouth & Poole College, see link below.

Email apprenticeships@bpc.ac.uk

Please find more details here.


Operation Assistants

Zero hours fixed term contracts available to cover the busy seasonal periods at The Tank Museum.

25 and over - £7.50 per hour

18-24 - £7.20

Under 18 - £6.02

As an Operations Assistant you will be supporting the operations and events team in the set-up of events and car parking.

No experience necessary but flexibility and enthusiasm will be required together with a good physical ability. Full training will be given.


Chef

Salary depending on experience

Permanent contract 40 hours per week (5 out of 7 to include some weekend working)

All the pace and buzz of a busy restaurant without the split shifts and evening work. We’ve come a long way over the decades and today we offer so much more than pie and chips. Last year alone we generated over £180,000 pounds of profit for the organisation.

As a chef, in our newly refurbished restaurant, you will help be supporting the Head Chef and Catering Manager to raise the bar even higher in The Tank Museum restaurants and catering outlets. You’ll be, delivering an excellent service. From delicious home-made cakes to fine lunches and event and function catering, challenge and variety will always be on the menu with a career in catering at The Tank Museum.

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To Make Your Application:

To apply for any of the positions above, there is a requirement to complete The Tank Museum application form below and return it to recruitment@tankmuseum.org. CVs only accepted in support of your completed application form.
 
Due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Download application form here.


Staff may be subject to a CRB check on appointment.


Apprenticeships at The Tank Museum:

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life. Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks and action packed live displays. Our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Current Opportunities:

Visitor Services Assistant

Working in our busy admissions and shop you will gain experience in customer service and retail merchandising.

Download Job Profile here.


Catering/Front of House Assistant

As a part of the Museum restaurant team you will be able to gain valuable experience in all aspects of working in a busy kitchen together with front of house and customer service skills.

Download Job Profile here.


Register Your Interest:

With the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications at Weymouth College. If you are between the age of 16- 24 and would like further details and to register an interest please write or email to: Suzanne Large, HR Officer, The Tank Museum, Bovington, Dorset, BH20 6JG, recruitment@tankmuseum.org.