WE ARE HIRING! New jobs available in Surf Cascais (updated 2021 season)

Updated: Mar 24


New year, new season! As usual, it's time to plan another incredible year, hopefully better than the last one ;) Despite the crazy pandemic we had lot's of happy guests, motivated students and a lovely staff. Part of our fix staff is set and we are now looking for season positions. If you have the ideal profile and wish to be part of a young, enthusiastic and professional team, don't hesitate to send your application!

Take a look at our current open job positions and apply by sending your full CV with photo and a small cover letter saying why you would like to work in paradise with us to david@surfcascais.com. Please include the job title in the email subject.


Housekeeping & Guest Service (UNAVAILABLE)

We need someone to make sure our lovely Villa is shinning, tidy and ready to receive our guests in the best and most organized way.


Where: Surf Villa in Cascais, Portugal

Start: April - November 2021

Position: Full-time paid job (8h/day - 5 days a week)

Schedule: 8h00 – 16h00 // Tuesday & Wednesday Off


Main Tasks:

  • General house cleaning;

  • Making beds and setting rooms for new guests;

  • Organizing the house and making sure everything is tidy and clean;

  • Laundry control & maintenance;

  • Work together with the volunteers for extra help;

  • Guest Service: make sure the clients feel at home, have everything they need and are well oriented with our house facilities.


Basic qualifications:

  • No bachelor degree required but any Hospitality or Tourism course is a big plus.

  • Fluency (both written and spoken) in English and preferably other language (Portuguese, German or Spanish);

Profile:

  • Independency and autonomy;

  • Multitasking and problem solving;

  • Accuracy and attention to the detail;

  • Energetic & motived;

  • Love for outdoor sports & surfing.


What we can offer:

  • Be part of a young, motived and dynamic team working in a relax, friendly and flexible environment;

  • Work in a small company with direct tasks with the GM, allowing to develop entrepreneurial skills and see how the full business works;

  • An office right next to the beach and access to surf lessons, surf material and great surf atmosphere.

FRONT DESK (UNAVAILABLE)


We need someone to do daily reception tasks with front and back office work (Villa & Surf School) and general Surf Villa duties.


Where: Surf Villa in Cascais, Portugal

Start: April 2021

Position: Full-time paid job (8h/day - 5 days a week)

Schedule: 8h00 – 16h00 or 15h30 to 23h30


Main Tasks:

  • Villa/School Front & Back Office: emails, bookings, client service, check in/out, payments, etc.;

  • Help with general needs of the Surf Villa & School (house organization, housekeeping, arranging rooms, helping with dinners & events, etc.);

  • Assist the breakfast and any help needed with the volunteer duties;

  • Guest service: Assure the guests feel at home and have everything they need;

  • Make sure the accommodation is running smooth and there are no maintenance, cleaning or operational issues.


Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management, Tourism or Hospitality;

  • Fluency (both written and spoken) in English and preferably other language (Portuguese, German or Spanish);

  • International experience and worked in a tourism or surfing company is a plus.

Profile:

  • Entrepreneurional orientation and independency;

  • Good analytical and critical thinking skills;

  • Multitasking and problem solving;

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with focus on high-quality costumer service;

  • Accuracy and attention to the detail;

  • Love for outdoor sports & surfing.


What we can offer:

  • Be part of a young, motived and dynamic team working in a relax, friendly and flexible environment;

  • Work in a small company with direct tasks with the GM, allowing to develop entrepreneurial skills and see how the full business works;

  • An office right next to the beach and access to surf lessons, surf material and great surf atmosphere.


Volunteer Program

Surf Cascais is looking for energetic and happy persons to help out in our basic daily duties in exchange for a culture and surf experience in Cascais.

Where: Surf Villa in Cascais, Portugal

Start: April - November 2021 (min. 4 weeks - max.10 weeks)

Position: Non paid volunteer work

Schedule: 5h shifts (Breakfast, Cleaning, Bar) - 5 days a week

Main tasks:

  • Breakfast shift and general cleaning;

  • Socializing with guests and helping them to get around the house and Cascais;

  • Helping with our weekly dinners (shopping, serving, cleaning, etc.);

  • General help in the house;

  • Picking up clients at the beach or in Cascais centre;

Basic qualifications:

  • No bachelor degree required but any Hospitality or Tourism course is a big plus.

  • Fluency (spoken) in English and preferably other language (German, French, Spanish or Portuguese);

  • Valid EU drivers license

Profile:

  • Independency and autonomy;

  • Multitasking and problem solving;

  • Accuracy and attention to the detail;