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Bull Operator - PBR Hampton

Bull Operator - PBR Hampton

Job ID 
2017-3593
Location 
US-VA-Hampton
Venue Name 
PBR Hampton
Type 
Regular Part-Time
Posted Date 
2/28/2017

More information about this job:

Overview:

PBR Hampton Roads is located in between Joe's Crab Shack and Cold Stone Creamery at the area's premier dining, entertainment and retail destination - Power Plant of Hampton Roads. Since occupying the former Saddle Ridge space in December 2011, PBR underwent significant renovations in preparation for its opening, including a new design and décor with notable upgrades, including a stage for live music, large dance floor, a soft-seating lounge area and the world's meanest mechanical bull as a showpiece element to the club. The new-and-improved bull ring will not only host patrons, but be activated nightly with performances by PBR's "Bullfighters" and "Buckle Bunnies," creating an engaging and exciting show sure to get party-goers off their feet.

 

We are looking for a professional individual to add to our team as a Bull Operator to operate the mechanical bull while ensuring the safety of all guests who ride.

Responsibilities:

Includes, but not limited to:

 

  • Provide an energetic, outgoing, fun personality while maintaining professionalism.
  • Perform varied duties to ensure all aspects of the proper steps of service.
  • Offer polite, professional, and courteous customer service.
  • Communicate effectively, clearly, patiently and humorously with co-workers and guests.
  • Present and encourage current promotions to guests.
  • Become and remain familiar with the mechanical controls of the bull in order to provide a pleasant experience for the guests.
  • Ensure familiarity with the application to have guests electronically sign the establishment's waiver. 
  • Verify and scan guests’ identification to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements.
  • Provide the establishment’s waiver to the guest and making sure the guest knows the rules for riding the mechanical bull and signs this waiver. 
  • Reports all unsafe or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor.

Qualifications:

At least one year of experience with customer service and/or hosting, preferably with prior mechanical equipment operation.  Must be at least age 18.  Must speak fluent English, other languages preferred.

  • Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with guests,  other employees, supervisors, and security.
  • Ability to provide attention to detail, specifically pertaining to safety when working with the guests and co-workers in the Bull Pen; and when verifying identification.
  • Alcohol awareness certification as required by local or state government agency.

  • Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when verifying identification, completing paperwork, etc.

  • Basic math skills are frequently used when working within a large crowd of guests.

  • May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.

This job requires ability to perform the following:

  • Carrying, lifting, pushing and/or pulling items weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Frequently standing up and moving about the venue.
  • Frequently handling objects and equipment to maintain the Bull Pen.
  • Frequently bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing and crawling.