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Restaurant Assistant

Weekend Position

About you
You will need to be a team player who can demonstrate excellent customer service skills. A winning smile and a courteous manner are both important whether you are serving over the counter or arranging a table for the next customer. Being proactive and energetic is essential as this is a busy fast paced environment. Previous catering or hospitality experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

About the role
At Haskins we pride ourselves on the standard of food we have on offer in our restaurants. This is a place where our customers come to enjoy a meal as well as to relax and unwind. They expect the best service at all times. As a restaurant assistant it is your job to ensure that each visit is enjoyable and the experience memorable.

Key Responsibilities
– Serving on the food counters
– Making and serving hot drinks
– Clearing tables
– General housekeeping duties

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Chef de Partie

38 hours a week
Salary £19,380.19 to £21,160.51 depending on experience

You will be assisting in the day to day running of a busy production kitchen and providing high quality food from an agreed menu.

Confident and outgoing you will enjoy working with the public ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction.

This role benefits from Sociable hours with no split-shifts as well as alternate weekends off plus a day off in the week and only one late night a week.

You will oversee our counter service, the carvery, pizza oven and patisserie counter. A strong pastry background is also a requirement of this position.

Duties include the preparation of salads, soups, breakfasts, lunch and a wide range of pastry-based products.

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then, unfortunately, your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful.

Chef de Partie – Part Time

16 hours per week working weekends
Salary depending on experience starting at £19,380.19 pro rota

Working 16 hours a week every weekend, you will be required to assist in the day to day running of a very busy production kitchen, supplying food for the restaurant in our garden centre. Duties will include the preparation of salads, soups, breakfasts, lunch and also a wide range of pastry based products.

Confident and outgoing you will enjoy working with the public, as this role oversees our counter service; the carvery, pizza oven and patisserie counter.

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Retail Assistant – Indoor

Full Time or 20 hours a week. Working alternate weekends.

About You
Working across Gifts, cards and our seasonal areas, Christmas and Furniture, you will be welcoming customers and providing assistance and information. You will “Go the extra mile” to drive sales and achieve department goals. Maintain stock condition, presentation and stock levels with inventory control procedures.

About the role
The candidate will need to deliver exceptional customer service skills and be able to work at the required pace to ensure daily replenishment and recovery of stock. You will need to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. The ideal candidate will have a creative background with an eye for detail and visual merchandising. Previous retail experience would be desirable.

Key Responsibilities
– Process POS (Point of Sale)
– Pricing stock
– Sales ordering and till operation
– Replenishing stock
– Display and merchandising
– General housekeeping duties

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Kitchen Porter

Forest Lodge Restaurant
Positions available between 25 and 38 hours per week

The right candidate will need to be proactive, enthusiastic, energetic and a team-player.
Knowledge or an interest in Catering would be an advantage but is not essential.

You must be able to work on your own initiative, sometimes under pressure, in a fast-moving
environment, have the ability to communicate well and be able to work as part of a large team.

Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
– Washing up and general cleaning
– Excepting deliveries and storing them away properly
– Vegetable prep
– General responsibility of clean storage areas
– Completion of cleaning schedules
– Disposal of waste and recycling

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Retail Assistant – Outdoor Department

38 Hours – Up to £8.91 an hour

About You
The ideal candidate should have a basic knowledge of plant life and a desire to learn. You will need to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. The candidate will need to deliver exceptional customer service skills and be able to work at the required pace to ensure daily replenishment and recovery of stock. This job role can be physically demanding and involves some heavy lifting. Previous retail experience would be desirable.

This is a Full-Time role to include alternate weekends and Bank Holidays.

About the role
You will be welcoming customers to the store and assessing their needs by providing assistance and information on all plants to include care tips, maintenance, suitability for space and taste. “Go the extra mile” to drive sales and achieve department goals. Maintain stock condition, presentation and stock levels with inventory control procedures. This role also includes booking in of plant deliveries.

Key Responsibilities
– Process POS (Point of Sale)
– Sales ordering and till operation
– Watering and general maintenance
– Replenishing stock and merchandising
– General housekeeping duties

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Retail Assistant – Outdoor Plant Department

Full Time £9.31 per hour or 20 hours a week positions available

About You
The ideal candidate must have retail experience working within a horticultural environment, with knowledge of key plant life categories, care and cultivation.
The candidate will need to deliver exceptional customer service skills and be able to work at the required pace to ensure daily replenishment and recovery of stock. You will need to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. This job role can be physically demanding and involves some heavy lifting.

About the role
You will be welcoming customers to the store and assessing their needs by providing assistance and information on all plants to include care tips, maintenance, suitability for space and taste. “Go the extra mile” to drive sales and achieve department goals. Maintain stock condition, presentation and stock levels with inventory control procedures.

Key Responsibilities
– Process POS (Point of Sale)
– Sales ordering and till operation
– Watering and general maintenance
– Replenishing stock and merchandising
– General housekeeping duties

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Commis Chef

38 hours per week – £19,196.48 per annum

Working 38 hours a week, you will be required to assist in the day to day running of a very busy production kitchen, supplying food for the restaurant in our garden centre. Duties will include the preparation of salads, soups, breakfasts and lunch.

Confident and outgoing you will enjoy working with the public, as this role oversees our counter service; the carvery, pizza oven and patisserie counter.

There are no split-shifts, but you will be required to work alternate weekends, with a day off in the week and one late night, normally a Thursday or a Friday.

Previous experience is not essential, training will be provided for the right person. An ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a close-knit team is essential as is a willingness to learn.

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Warehouse Assistant

Full time

About You
The candidate will need to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. You will need to be confident working with computer systems as you will be responsible for maintaining warehouse movement reports on a regular basis. You must be physically fit and able to lift substantial weights. You will need to understand security and health procedures that govern warehouse operations. Previous warehouse experience would be an advantage.

About the role
You will be reporting directly to the warehouse manager and will need a good eye for detail and be confident to do numerical calculations and tallies. Day to day warehouse duties include lifting, carrying and clerical administration. This role demands diligence and care to ensure that stock control systems remain accurate. You will be booking in deliveries, returning items to suppliers, preparing the delivery van, stacking and storing goods using warehouse equipment. Forklift and electric pallet truck experience would be an advantage, however full training will be given.

Key Responsibilities
– Ensure accuracy of deliveries
– Ensure delivery forms are signed
– Move goods to appropriate storage areas
– Allocate storage space based on type and size
– Quality control goods upon delivery
– Ensure all information is recorded in logs
– Comply to the company’s safety and security procedures
– Record movement of goods using barcode scanners
– General housekeeping duties

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

Restaurant Assistant Full Time

Full time 38 Hours a week to include alternate weekends

About you
You will need to be a team player who can demonstrate excellent customer service skills. A winning smile and a courteous manner are both important whether you are serving over the counter or arranging a table for the next customer. Being proactive and energetic is essential as this is a busy fast paced environment. Previous catering or hospitality experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

About the role
At Haskins we pride ourselves on the standard of food we have on offer in our restaurants. This is a place where our customers come to enjoy a meal as well as to relax and unwind. They expect the best service at all times. As a restaurant assistant it is your job to ensure that each visit is enjoyable and the experience memorable.

Key Responsibilities
– Serving on the food counters
– Making and serving hot drinks
– Clearing tables
– General housekeeping duties

 

APPLY ONLINE

 

When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.

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