Firehouse Restaurant & Motel - Restaurant & Hotel Manager

Application Deadline:
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Firehouse Restaurant & Forge Motel
A40 Westbound, St Clears, - SA33 4NA
Ideal Start Date:
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Work Hours:
Full Time based on 40hrs per week
£29,150 PA


The Ascona Group are looking for a restaurant and motel manager to manage the day to day operations of our firehouse restaurant and motel at the Forge, St Clears. You will lead all aspects of our business. You will deliver ahigh-quality menu and motivate our staff to provide excellent customer service and ensure the smooth day to day running of the on-site motel and pool.


To be successful in this role, you’ll need management skills and experience in both front and back of the house. We want you to know how to oversee the dining room, check-in with customers and balance seating capacity. Back of the house management experience is also essential, as you’ll hire qualified Cooks and Waiting Staff, set work schedules, oversee food prep and make sure we comply with health and safety restaurant regulations.


We’ll expect you to lead by example and uplift our staff during busy moments in our fast-paced environment. Ultimately, you will ensure our restaurant and motel runs smoothly and customers have brilliant dining experiences.


Your key duties will include:


  • Recruiting, training and supervising staff.
  • Agreeing and managing budgets.
  • Creating staffing rotas.
  • Planning menus.
  • Ensuring compliance with licensing, hygiene and health and safety legislation.
  • Promoting and marketing the business.
  • Overseeing stock levels and ordering supplies.
  • Handling customer enquiries and complaints.
  • Taking reservations for both the restaurant and motel
  • Greeting and advising customers.
  • Problem solving.
  • Preparing and presenting staffing/sales reports.
  • Keeping statistical and financial records.
  • Assessing and improving profitability.
  • Liaising with customers, employees, suppliers, licensing     authorities and sales representatives.
  • Making improvements to the running of the business and     developing the restaurant.
  • Ensure the motel rooms are turned over daily to a high standard


We offer a range of benefits that make Ascona a great place to work:


  • Competitive pay
  • 28 days annual leave pro-rated,
  • Excellent opportunities for Career progression, learning and development.
  • Private Medical insurance – active after 6 months
  • Employee Assistance Program​; A free, confidential helpline, offering advice and support with financial, relationship, work-related and wellbeing issues, 24 hours a day,     365 days a year.​
  • Death in service scheme – active after 6 months
  • A company who cares about our communities, the environment and     being a better business!  


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