Job Vacancies at Irton Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Irton Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job description.

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EPOS Assistant

(Full Time – 40 hours per week – Monday to Friday)

We are currently looking for an EPOS Assistant to work in this fast paced and very customer focused Centre. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude plus a keen eye for detail.

This is a very hands-on role and as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and have good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Duties include:

Booking in orders
Receipting deliveries on HHT
Matching and filing delivery notes through EPOS and Paperless systems
Maintaining and keeping EPOS system accurate
Maintaining Paperless system
Pricing and sorting stock

Knowledge and Skills:

Good attention to detail
Methodical and able to work at pace
Ability to work to procedures
Good communicator
Experience with EPOS systems
Computer literate with good administration skills
Experienced in manual handling.
Ability to prioritise workload
Flexible and trustworthy
Alphabetically and numerically literate
Must be flexible in terms of hours and days worked.

What we offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discounts for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast-growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Ricky Nock, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Wednesday 20th October 2021

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Kitchen Assistant

(Full Time – 30-40 hours per week – including weekends)

We are looking for a full time Kitchen Assistant who has a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry.  This is a very hands-on role and as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and results driven with good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.  A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Main Duties:

General kitchen duties
Cleaning/clearing tables
Pot wash
Serving customers
Basic food preparation
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
Level 2 Basic Food and Hygiene
Able to work on own initiative or as part of a team
Good communication skills
Professional and reliable
Remain calm under pressure
Fully flexible with days and hours worked to meet business needs
Experience working in a busy kitchen

What we offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast-growing company and forward thinking team, we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to:  Jason Shaw, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Thursday 7th October 2021

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Restaurant Assistant

(Part Time – 25-30 hours per week - including weekends)

We are looking for a Restaurant Assistant who has a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry.  This is a very hands-on role and as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and have good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment and will be expected to help out in all areas of the Restaurant.  Hospitality, restaurant, or retail experience preferred; however full training will be provided where necessary.

You will need to be flexible and able to work during the week and occasionally at weekends.

Your responsibilities will include:

Till Operation
Cleaning tables
Taking customer orders
Washing up duties
Helping in the kitchen
Serving customers

Skills required:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Excellent customer service skills

What we offer:

Benefits include free parking and staff discounts for the Garden Centres and Restaurants including the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast-growing company and forward-thinking team, we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to:  Jason Shaw, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close –Thursday 7th October 2021

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Cook

 (Full Time – 30-40 hours per week – including weekends)

We are looking for a person with a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry. This is a very hands on role and as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and results driven with good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast paced environment. Experience in a similar role in a similar environment is essential. A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Duties include:

Prepare, cook and present food quickly and efficiently to a high standard
Work safely around the kitchen equipment
Maintain accurate food ordering and stock levels
Assist in keeping the kitchen clean, hygienic and tidy at all times
Monitor portion size and waste

Skills needed:

Experience of working in a busy kitchen
Excellent communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Creative at making dishes but also able to work to specs
Baking cakes and other home bakes would be an advantage
Knowledge of HACCP
Able to manage multiple orders
Professionalism and reliability
Remain calm under pressure
Good time management
Level 2 basic food hygiene

Job Type:

The successful candidate must be able to cover shifts and be able to adapt to both kitchen and front of house when needed.  As a family run business we understand the importance of work/life balance so our working hours for cooks mean no evening work or split shifts are required.

What we Offer:

We offer benefits including free car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Jason Shaw, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Monday 27th September 2021