Contract: Permanent – Full Time, 40 hours per week.
Salary: $35,000 per annum
Newly Opened, Merlin Entertainments brings you their youngest attraction brand to the heart of Westchester at Yonkers Ridge Hill Mall with the opening of LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Westchester. With over seven LEGOLAND Discovery Centres already, Westchester will be the forth addition to the USA and a cornerstone on Merlin Entertainments roll out of new sites across the USA, Canada, Europe and Australasia.
This is a very exciting role where you will be designing, building, removing, installing, and repairing all models at the attraction, including Mini-land models ranging from mini figures to houses, and Show and Event style models of all sizes. We are looking for someone with flair with the use of colours for a wide range of model creations. This role is critical in supporting the day to day operations of the attraction including liaising with our customers and children’s across this busy entertainments attraction. Duties will include:
• Follows design debriefs to meet the time, budget and quality directions given when designing and building LEGO models.
• Ensures that all model work areas are kept clean, neat and orderly at all times.
• Operating some basic machine tools, such as drill presses and power saws.
• Recognizes when models need repair, replacing, or redesign.
• Keep tools, machines, and all other company equipment in clean and good working order.
• Keep informed and updated on modern techniques and technical methods by attending supplemental courses, seminars, conventions, etc.
• Conduct the Installation of model purchased from other LEGO company Model Shops.
This is a great opportunity to combine working with an iconic, global brand and an exciting attraction concept.
The successful candidates will be self-motivated with excellent communication and customer service skills. They will have an outgoing, enthusiastic and “can do” attitude. Additionally with a love for all things LEGO®, you will be able to work flexible hours, including evenings, holidays and weekends.
In return, you can expect a great benefits package including $401k Scheme, Recognition Awards and continued growth of joining an exciting, global organization. As a team player, you will be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends.
About Merlin Entertainments
Merlin Entertainments is the leading name for quality family entertainment and the world’s number two visitor attraction operator. We currently have over 90 attractions spread across 21 countries and four continents, and aim to deliver unique and memorable experiences to over 50 million visitors worldwide. In the UK alone, we have a vast portfolio of reputable brands, from LEGOLAND Resort and Thorpe Park, to Madame Tussauds and the EDF Energy London Eye.
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