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Join our friendly team and help us provide the ultimate Windermere welcome

Join our friendly team and help us provide the ultimate Windermere welcome

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Windermere Lake Cruises seasonal staff

We will start recruiting for our peak-season staff in February 2024. We currently only have vacancies for our sister company Winander Leisure Ltd.

Windermere Lake Cruises is the largest tourist attraction in Cumbria and employs a wide variety of permanent, specialist and seasonal staff.

As well as offering an impressive range of roles, all our employees enjoy great benefits, flexible working practices and get to work in a stunning location in the heart of The Lake District. If you’d like to work on and around England’s largest lake, have the enthusiasm to provide a world-class service and provide a unique customer experience then please get in touch.

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Current positions available:

An ICT technician working in an office mending a computer.

IT Technician for Winander Leisure Ltd.

(parent company of Windermere Lake Cruises & Lakeland Motor Museum)

(permanent position based in Bowness-on-Windermere)

Are you enthusiastic about IT and passionate about helping others? If so, we want to hear from you!

We are looking for a beginner or someone new to IT support to join our friendly team. A little experience would be useful, but we’re more interested in finding someone with a passion about tech and learning on the job.

In this role, you will be responsible for providing first-line IT support to our staff, helping them with a variety of IT issues, from troubleshooting software problems to setting up new equipment. You could be helping team-mates on our vessels, ticket staff at our piers or colleagues that are office-based around Windermere.

To be successful in this role, you will need to be:

  • A quick learner
  • A team player
  • Able to work independently
  • Have excellent communication skills

A keen interest in IT, a willingness to learn, train and develop through experience and a full driving licence are required.

Closing Date for applications is Monday 11 December 2023.

How to apply

By email

Apply by email

Please complete the PDF application form and then send it via email to :

By post

Apply by post

Please complete the PDF application form and then post it to:

Windermere Lake Cruises Ltd.,
Winander House,
Glebe Road,
Cumbria LA23 3HE

Any questions?

If you need any guidance on completing the form or simply want to chat about the roles available, please live chat (below), call us on 015394 43360 and ask for someone in our HR department.

Useful Videos

For an introduction to the roles and benefits of working for us, take a look at our seasonal staff video and staff profiles. Find out why working in Windermere and The Lakes is #ThePerfectPlaceToWork

See the main varied roles available within Windermere Lake Cruises

Meet some of the team - staff interviews

Meet Ahmed - part of the Self-Drive Boat Hire Team

Meet James - a Boat Master with Windermere Lake Cruises

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