Work at the unforgettable, five-star Fota Island Resort

There has never been a more exciting time to join the team at Fota Island Resort. We are excited to be recruiting for a number of different roles throughout our departments. Recently awarded a “Great Place To Work” certification, we are looking for passionate, enthusiastic and friendly people to help us to continue to create the most memorable guests experiences.

We’ve highlighted a selection of open roles below:

Spa Therapists

The concept behind Fota Island Spa is one of well-being, offering a unique combination that caters for both the restoration of personal energy and vitality or holistic relaxation and pampering. Fota Island Spa lies deep within the outstanding natural settings of the East Cork countryside. We are recruiting  for a qualified spa therapist with or without experience to provide professional and engaging wellness therapies to our guests – LEARN MORE

Digital Marketing Executive

We are currently recruiting for a Digital Marketing Executive to join our award-winning marketing team at The Fota Collection. Joining the company ahead of an exciting busy season, you will be able to get a varied, hands-on experience while working to further develop your digital marketing expertise. LEARN MORE


From the latest happenings in Cork City and beyond, access to exclusive events, tour tips and secret routes to navigate Cork City blissfully, along with an unwavering welcoming service that eases our guests transition into the resort’s 5-Star luxury standard, our Concierge eagerly awaits to welcome you to Fota Island Resort.  In this role you will be working alongside our wonderful Concierge Team & Concierge Manager John Coleman creating memorable guest experiences. LEARN MORE

Chefs Of All Levels

Fota island Resort provides a tempting selection of restaurants with excellent cuisine to choose from, including The Amber Lounge, the exclusive Cove Restaurant, or the more casual surroundings of The Clubhouse.

From dusk until dawn, the team at Fota Island Resort are on standby with a tempting selection of dining options to satisfy the appetite of every guest. Each menu is carefully crafted to highlight the skills of the culinary team and showcase the local area’s abundance of wonderful ingredients, whether it is fresh seafood from Castletownbere or Ballycotton, fabulous local cheeses or organic produce from nearby farms.   Join an inclusive and welcoming team in our kitchens – LEARN MORE

Food & Beverage Recruitment Open Day

Where: The Smith Barry Suite- Fota Island Resort

When: Tuesday, February 21st  10.00 am to 12.00 pm and 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm

All roles have varying flexibility in shift patterns so whatever your situation is, please join us for a friendly conversation on the roles available and how you can start an exciting career with Fota Island Resort.

We are looking to recruit for staff across all of our Food and Beverage Outlets within the resort. Positions include:

  • Assistant Food and Beverage Manager
  • Breakfast Manager
  • Food and Beverage Supervisors
  • Wait Staff (Full and part time hours available, flexible shift patterns)
  • Banqueting and Event Staff
  • Bar Tenders

Please ensure you bring a copy of your c.v. with you. For more information, contact HR on 021-4673172

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