Exciting seasonal part-time, full-time and weekend jobs are available on the Bournemouth Pier. This year why not work on Bournemouth’s most iconic pier, 200 metres out to sea. We are made up of three main businesses on the pier and we are looking for a host of new and excited, hardworking enthusiastic people wanting to join our team!

If you are a catering enthusiast or looking for a new role in catering, we would love hear from you. We have an array of roles in the kitchen including Chef de Partie, to waiting staff.

Full training will be given for all roles. We are offering flexible hours of work, with evening and daytime shifts available. You must be able to work bank holidays and weekends. Contracts will be discussed with the successful interviewees. Hourly rates will also be variable dependent on experience.




A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Chef looking to make the next step into a venue with huge opportunities. Key West Bar & Grill is situated on the iconic Bournemouth Pier.

What are we looking for

Are you…

– Used to working in a fast paced environment?

– An Effective Communicator?

– Are you able to convey ideas effectively to a team?

– Experienced in cooking fresh food?

– Organised?

– Do you have the ability to plan, prioritise & organise your work?

– Do you share our values? Are you passionate to make the most of your job in a positive and fun way?

– Passionate about the industry

A great opportunity is now available to join an outstanding kitchen team and become part of our rapidly developing business. We are now looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Chef with a desire to work hard and grow with our team at this already well established venue.

Hours:min 40 hours per week

Wage DOE


– Opportunities for development

– Staff discount

– Tips/Tronc

– Uniform

– Use of Leisure facilities on Bournemouth Pier

– Work on the iconic Bournemouth Pier

To apply for the position please email with a short covering letter and your CV.



Full time (Seasonal)

We are looking for enthusiastic waiting staff to join our team. Key West is a unique operation catering for a wide range of customer expectations, from our popular coffee & cake deal, weddings receptions and evening events to cocktails and lunches.

Key West has 250 covers inside and a further 250 on our large outside terrace.

Main responsibilities

Tasks will include food and drink preparation, money handling and customer service.

Ideal candidate

  • Excellent people skills and be a team player
  • Passionate about hygiene and customer service
  • High standards and be quality driven
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A ‘can do’ attitude

Hours of work will be flexible and include evenings, weekends and school holidays.

Hourly rates will be variable dependent on experience.

Job Type: Part-time

Hourly rate: minimum wage

To apply for the position please email with a short covering letter and your CV.



Full time (Seasonal)

A unique position, with challenges of managing the busy summer season on the pier.

Main responsibilities:

  • Motivate and inspire the team through a genuine passion for hospitality.
  • Drive sales by ensuring guest satisfaction, through standards and service.
  • Maximise profits by controlling food, beverage and labour costs.
  • Experience in catering or retail necessary, both would be fantastic.

Person Specification:

  • Hygiene-conscious with a professional outlook
  • Positive, can do attitude
  • Ability to work independently and use initiative
  • Must meet operational standards
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience in a catering supervisory role
  • Familiar with Health & Safety processes and legislation
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High energy levels, enthusiasm and a great work ethic
  • Computer/till literate
  • Experience of cash/payment handling
  • Experience of people management
  • Must be able to work in an active environment
  • Good at working with customers of all ages
  • Ability to deal with difficult customers

Job Type: Full-time (Seasonal)

Salary: £8.00 to £8.25 /hour

Uniform provided.

To apply for the position please email with a short covering letter and your CV.



Full/Part Time (Seasonal)

This is a great opportunity for a customer-focused individual to join our amazing team this summer. You need no prior experience to do well in this role, although previous customer service experience would be an advantage.

Main responsibilities:

  • Provide outstanding levels of customer service.
  • Serve food & drinks.
  • Maintain kiosk hygiene standards.
  • Have a great attitude.
  • Be flexible with working hours.
  • Demonstrate your ability to work in a team.
  • Be able to communicate with customers and other team members effectively.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment then why not apply to join our team today today.

Job Type: Full/part time (Seasonal)

Salary: Minimum wage

Full training and uniforms provided.

To apply for the position please email with a short covering letter and your CV.

If you would like to apply for positions here on the Bournemouth Pier, please email your CV and covering letter to


We will hold all CVs on record for a maximum of 6 months.

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