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Job news: apply now for a summer job in tourism!

The French may well book their summer holidays often at the last moment, but professionals, young or old, are now launching their recruitment campaigns. Discover the companies that are recruiting and our tips for finding your future summer job.

The big machines in the world of tourism and holidays are launching their recruitment campaigns for the 2022 summer season this winter. Thousands of jobs are already to be filled in this month of February for the summer holidays. Alongside large structures, think also of small and medium-sized businesses (campsites, independent hotels, restaurants) which are also recruiting. Many vacancies do not require a degree or extensive experience. Ideal for the most beginners and the youngest among you!

Disneyland Paris: hundreds of offers for students from spring break

With its theme parks, hotels and congress centres, the gigantic tourist complex of Marne-la-Vallée has become the leading tourist destination in Europe. The entertainment juggernaut employs 16,000 people and for the summer season Disneyland Paris currently offers 1,000 fixed-term and permanent positions in the catering trades. Moreover, for students many other seasonal contract offers are also offered for the spring holidays (April 23-May 8) or for the summer (from June 18): reception, shop salesperson, attraction operator, etc.

Parc Astérix: the Gallic village recruits 1,000 seasonal workers

Faced with the legions of Disneyland Paris, Parc Astérix located in Plailly in the Oise also needs seasonal workers to welcome and entertain young and old. A thousand seasonal positions are to be filled in the professions of entertainment, hotel and catering, reception, sales and maintenance. Go to the recruitment space site to access offers or send your unsolicited application.

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Club Med offers 850 GO and GE positions

Another global leisure giant, Club Med is recruiting 850 friendly organizers and friendly team members (GO, GE) for next summer. Attention, the vast majority of positions (570) are to be filled in the hotel and catering industry: room maintenance employee, kitchen clerk, baker, butcher, bartender, dishwasher, receptionist, porter… Some 180 positions are also offered in the field of early childhood : mini-club or baby club leader. The positions of sports instructor (30 positions) or show technicians (5) are less numerous. Go to Clubmedjobs for details of the offers in the various establishments around the world.

The Barrière group in search of 1,300 talents for its 110th summer season

A job in Deauville, Dinard, Cannes, La Baule, Biarritz or Saint-Barth? The Barrière family group is recruiting 1,300 seasonal workers for its hotels, restaurants, wellness centers and other casinos. Recruitment sessions for the summer season began on February 7 and continue until the end of winter. “All candidate profiles are welcome, both beginners and experienced” explains André Decoutère, Group Human Resources Director. “The main thing being motivation, versatility, interpersonal skills and an appetite for service jobs”. Pool attendant, receptionist or room clerk… there are so many jobs available even without a diploma. Once recruited, you will follow in-house training.

Thousands of jobs in tourism in the regions

The Wolf Museum in Finistère is already looking for its reception agent and seller for the summer season (July 2 to August 28, 2022). Each region has its own tourist attractions. Do not hesitate to apply for a summer job near you. If you live in the Grand Est region, why not apply to Europa Park? This amusement park based in Rust, Germany, near the French border, welcomes more than 5 million visitors a year! It is organizing a recruitment session on February 23 for French candidates. Among the jobs on offer: breakfast waiter, room service employee, attractions operator or shop salesman…

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Jobs in the show…

Looking for a job more in line with an artistic profile or less traditional than reception, sales or catering? By browsing you will find a job related to your aspirations. So, in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, do you know the Rocher Mistral park? This theme park entirely dedicated to the history of Provence includes a thousand-year-old castle, a Provence market, an inn and offers sound and light shows. In addition to sales, reception or catering staff, the establishment is currently recruiting its artists: actors, stage manager, designers…

…and unusual jobs!

Another example, in Occitania, the Gouffre de Padirac in the Lot is the third most visited tourist site in the region after the City of Carcassonne and the Pont du Gard: 500,000 visitors per year! If you are looking for an unusual job, the operating company is currently recruiting its guide-boatmen. You will be in charge of carrying out the guided tours by boat, rowing on an underground river 103 meters underground. Plan four weeks of training before taking up your position. And if you’re claustrophobic, apply as a salesman at the souvenir shop, you’ll be out in the open!

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