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Delivery Driver/General Assistant, Houghton Hall Garden Centre

Job Ref
2021/201
Location:
Houghton Hall Garden Centre - Carlisle
Job Sector
Warehouse/ Delivery Expert
Salary
Assistant roles up to £8.94
Status
Part Time
Type
Permanent

More details

We are a completely family owned, independent group of garden centres operating throughout Scotland, Northern England and Wales.

Our busy Houghton Hall Garden Centre is currently looking for a team player to fill the position of Delivery Driver/General Assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring timely delivery of goods to predetermined customers on specific routes, reviewing orders prior to delivery, loading and unloading deliveries and providing exceptional customer service to our customers, experience in a similar role is preferred. If you’re interested in taking on a new challenge at a growing company, we encourage you to apply today.

In this role you will also when required be working on the shop floor, your duties will include:

Till operation.
Stock replenishment in all departments
General maintenance and housekeeping
Assisting customers with carry to car.
Collecting trolleys from the car park.

Full UK Driving Licence is essential.
Must be 25 years of age or over due to Insurance restrictions.

Previous retail experience and holding a relevant forklift truck license would be an advantage.

Hours are 25.5 per week over 3 days must be flexible on days of work.

Our Assistant rates of pay are dependent on age, and range from £5.26 per hour for 16-17 year olds, £6.61 per hour for 18-20 year olds, £8.41 per hour for 21-22 and £8.94 per hour for those 23 and over.