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Exhibition Technical Services Manager

Magna Science Adventure Centre is now recruiting for a full-time Technical Services Manager to lead the technical team and deliver our exhibition maintenance programme. It’s an exciting time to be joining Magna as we embark on a long-term refurbishment of the exhibition.

The science centre’s exhibition lies at the core of the visitor experience and mixes hands-on interactives with AV features, incorporating a range of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems. Alongside your own specialist engineering skills, you will be able to organise and lead a small team of technicians to maximise operational up-time.

Magna Trust is a registered charity no. 1074578

Salary: £25,000 pa                          

Applications: please email your CV to, for an informal discussion about the post contact Stuart Ballard on 01709 723117.

Closing Date: Fri 19th Oct 2018


Events Assistant (Waiting/Bar) - Casual Hours Contract

Core Statement - To ensure the highest standards of food/drinks service across all events and catering areas of Magna. To be passionate about customer service and ensure all our visitors leave delighted with their visit.


  • To offer the highest standards of customer service to all our visitors.
  • To ensure that there is an adequate supply of food by informing the Chef of impending shortages.
  • To be responsible for ensuring that all food and beverages are paid for and that the correct amount is recorded through the till.
  • To act as waiter/waitress as required. This particularly applies in the restaurant area and during special functions.
  • To be prepared to assist in other areas of the building e.g. the shop as required
  • To provide support in the evenings and at weekends as required.
  • Adopting up selling and cross selling techniques to maximise sales as directed by the Catering Manager.
  • Ensuring cash handling procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • To ensure that the image of Magna if presented to the highest standards at all times.
  • To ensure the safety of visitors and staff at all times by adhering to Health and Safety regulations and appropriate codes of safe working practice as laid down by the management. 
  • Ensure that all health and safety, and first aid incidents are reported and recorded in line with Magna's Health and Safety procedures.
  • To undertake other duties as may be required by the Managing Director, commensurate with the grade and status of the appointment.

Applications: please email your CV to, FAO Luke Rodgers

Pay: £7.83 per hour over 25, £7.50 18 to 24, £6.00 16 to 17.
(Bar work is for over 18’s only)

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