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F/T FRONT OF HOUSE SUPERVISOR - THE EVERGREEN CAFE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a hands on Front of House Supervisor to join our team in The Evergreen Restaurant within Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record in maintaining standards, training their teams, a great work ethic and a serious passion for customer service and catering. As we are a busy restaurant, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to stand the usual heat of the kitchen. This position offers very convenient working hours between 8am-5.30pm and two weekdays off per week.

About the job:

  • Permanent position
  • This position is 40-45 hours per week. Two weekdays off per week.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Leading the front of house team
  • Preparing drinks and snacks
  • Setting up front of house for breakfast and lunch
  • Checkingand maintaining FOH equipment
  • Stock take
  • Reporting to the Manager
  • Quality control
  • Ensuring FOH hygiene and dealing with Environmental Health Inspections
  • Cleaning
  • Adhering to company policies and procedures

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.ukor hand it in to us and note for the attention of the 'HR Department'. Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

F/T ASSISTANT COOK - THE EVERGREEN CAFE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a hands on Kitchen Cook to join our team in The Evergreen Restaurant within Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record in maintaining standards, a great work ethic and a serious passion for cooking. As we are a busy restaurant, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to stand the usual heat of the kitchen.

About the job:

  • Permanent position
  • This position is 40-45 hours per week. Two days off per week (Fridays and Sundays off every week).

Key responsibilities include:

  • Preparing meals
  • Simple baking
  • Setting kitchen up for breakfast and lunch
  • Checking and maintaining kitchen equipment
  • Stock take
  • Reporting to the Manager
  • Quality control
  • Cleaning
  • Adhering to company policies and procedures

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.ukor hand it in to us and note for the attention of the 'HR Department'. Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

F/T LEISURE/CHRISTMAS SUPERVISOR - GARDEN CENTRE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a hands on Seasonal Supervisor (Outdoor Leisure, Giftware, Homewares and Christmas) to join our team at Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record in maintaining standards, training their teams, a great work ethic and a serious passion for retailing and customer service. As we are a busy garden centre, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to make changes to the shop floor quickly if necessary. This position involves working on the weekend in our main season and offers two weekdays off per week (alternate weekends off are between July-November & January-February - off season).

5 Days per week

Job Type: Full-time | Permanent | Bank Holiday Cover Required

Main duties:

  • Helping to supervise our seasonal sales team
  • Ensuring the department delivers the highest standard of customer experience throughout the entire year
  • Updating the team with promotions, new lines, stock expectancies and shop floor changes
  • Merchandising products to a high standard making sure all items are displayed correctly and priced with POS
  • Implementing new ideas and shop floor changes to increase sales
  • Working with the buyers to assist with seasonal changes
  • Sales of Garden Furniture, BBQs, Parasols and other garden outdoor leisure items
  • Sales of Christmas items, Homewares and Giftware
  • Enthuse the customer with your passion retailing
  • Assisting customers to help identify the best products for their needs
  • Stock taking so that re ordering and the webshop have the correct amount of stock at all times
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Answering the phone & taking customer orders
  • To regard stock as an investment – which needs to turn back into cash as quickly as possible

Skills / experience:

  • Have a real passion for providing outstanding customer service
  • Maturity and attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Be IT literate (Use of email and basic Microsoft Office programs)
  • Be physically fit & capable to lift and position heavy stock
  • Have a high level of integrity and honesty
  • Have good numeric and literacy skills
  • Have a very good phone manner
  • Be self motivated and able to work well under pressure
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Maintaining stock/stock rotation

Desirable Attributes:

  • Have worked in a similar position
  • Have good DIY knowledge
  • Have experience of merchandising
  • Have sales experience
  • Have a Driving Licence (2 Years Minimum)
  • Applicants should be enthusiastic and self motivated. The individual should have a friendly outgoing manner and excellent customer service skills for our busy garden centre.

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.uk or hand it in to us and note for the attention of the ‘HR Department’

Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

SATURDAY FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANT - THE EVERGREEN CAFE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a Part Time Saturday Front of House Assistant to join our team in The Evergreen Restaurant within Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must maintain high standards, have a great work ethic and a serious passion for customer service. As we are a busy restaurant, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to stand the usual heat of the kitchen. This position offers very convenient working hours between 10am-2pm on Saturdays

About the job:

  • Permanent position
  • This position requires4hours per week. 10am –2pm, 1day per week (Saturdays)

Key responsibilities include:

  • Welcoming members and guests to the restaurants.
  • Serving meals/drinks to customers and to collecting dirty plates, glasses etc.
  • Washing up
  • Stock take
  • Reporting to the Manager
  • Quality control
  • Cleaning
  • Helping with simple food preparation (chopping and peeling vegetables, etc.)
  • Adhering to company policies and procedures

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.ukor hand it in to us and note for the attention of the 'HR Department'. Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

SUNDAY FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANT - THE EVERGREEN CAFE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a Part Time Sunday Front of House Assistant to join our team in The Evergreen Restaurant within Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must maintain high standards, have a great work ethic and a serious passion for customer service. As we are a busy restaurant, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to stand the usual heat of the kitchen. This position offers very convenient working hours between 10am-2pm on Sundays

About the job:

  • Permanent position
  • This position requires4hours per week. 10am –2pm, 1day per week (Sundays)

Key responsibilities include:

  • Welcoming members and guests to the restaurants.
  • Serving meals/drinks to customers and to collecting dirty plates, glasses etc.
  • Washing up
  • Stock take
  • Reporting to the Manager
  • Quality control
  • Cleaning
  • Helping with simple food preparation (chopping and peeling vegetables, etc.)
  • Adhering to company policies and procedures

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.ukor hand it in to us and note for the attention of the 'HR Department'. Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

F/T POT WASH STAFF - THE EVERGREEN CAFE


We have a fantastic opportunity for a pot wash member of staff to join our team in The Evergreen Restaurant within Carpenders Park Garden Centre, Watford. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record in maintaining standards, a fantastic eye for detail and able to work in a fast paced environment. As we are a busy restaurant, you must be ready to work under pressure and be able to stand the usual heat of the kitchen. This position offers very convenient working hours between 9am-4.30pm and weekends off.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be hard working
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must be organised
  • Must be able to stand long hours
  • Must be able to work weekends and bank holidays

Essential Skills / Experience:

  • Maturity and attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Be physically fit & capable to lift and position heavy stock
  • Have a high level of integrity and honesty
  • Be self-motivated
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Applicants should be enthusiastic and self-motivated

We offer a competitive salary, staff discount and free staff car parking.

This is a fab opportunity within a fun & friendly company. If you fit the criteria above, then apply now!

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV to info@carpenders.co.ukor hand it in to us and note for the attention of the 'HR Department'. Due to the high number of applicants we receive sadly we cannot reply to everyone, therefore if you do not hear back from us within 2 weeks please assume you have been unsuccessful this time.

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