Careers

Vacancies as of 23rd August 2019

We are looking for the right people to fill the vacancies below. If it’s you, then please get in touch.

Cafe’ Supervisor

Peasmarsh Restaurant
Main Street
Peasmarsh
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Full time

Hours: 30/40 Per Week

Job Description:

Our busy Cafe’ is looking for a self-motivated Supervisor who can create and serve super home-cooked meals as well as quality snacks and sandwiches, with an immediate start.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communicational and customer service skills, and be ready to work within a fast-paced environment that requires attention to detail coupled with the ability to multi-task. They will possess the ability to motivate and drive a team and allocate tasks accordingly.

The role will also include working evenings, weekends and Bank holidays.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Level 2 Hygiene Certificate is advantageous but not essential as training will be given
  • Excellent verbal communicational & written capabilities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Flexibility to work different shifts
  • Must be a team player
  • The ability to work quickly and adapt on the go
  • Able to walk / stand for 100 per cent of each shift
  • Previous experience & knowledge of catering practices preferred
  • Capable of working well under pressure
  • Staff Rotas / Holiday
  • Staff retention
  • Staff training & Development
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Work within budgetary parameters
  • Rotate stock items
  • Ordering of stock / Re-stock kitchen
  • Ensure all food items are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Quality Control
  • Designing & costing recipes
  • Ensuring the restaurant is always ready for an unannounced EHO visit
  • Monitoring the HACCPS System and ensuring that all staff are following Health & Safety Regulations
  • Ensuring the staff dress & hygiene standards are maintained
  • The ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance is essential
  • Reliable transportation is required
Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Mandy Hall ,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Restaurant ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 6YD

Retail Team Member, COOK Food super concession

Peasmarsh Superstore
Main Street
Peasmarsh
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Part time

Hours: 17 Per Week

Job Description:

We are looking for a remarkable retail team member to work within our exciting COOK Food super concession at our Peasmarsh Superstore with an immediate start.

COOK are well established and known locally for their delicious home-cooked frozen ready meals and desserts, we are proud to be working alongside them.

Essential ingredients for this role:

You will have a passion for delighting customers with an exceptional level of service.

You’ll be responsible for conducting and hosting samplings whilst talking about COOK Food, offering assistance with customer’s meal selections and their menu planning, merchandising, replenishing and rotating stock, promoting new products and sharing information on upcoming offers/promotions, as well as helping in all other aspects of running this fantastic department.

The role be over a 17 hour week – Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. (Alternate 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm shifts)

Own transport is essential.

Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Mandy Hall,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 6YD

Fruit & Veg Assistant

Peasmarsh Superstore
Main Street
Peasmarsh
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Part time

Hours: Between 7am and 5pm Saturday

Job Description:

Our Fruit & Veg Department is looking for a self-motivated Assistant to support our current team and improve the customers shopping experience from 7am until 5pm on Saturday (additional hours maybe required to cover holidays and sickness) with an immediate start.

During our busy periods, we expect the assistant to perform any tasks necessary to ensure a high-quality customer experience. During our quieter periods, we expect the assistant to pitch in with all other duties as required.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communicational and customer service skills.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Welcome each customer with a smile and friendly greeting
  • Build up a rapport with the customers through conversation and honest recommendations
  • Up-sell extra items when appropriate
  • Date Check all products
  • Check Country of origin is correct on all labels and POS
  • Replenish the displays as the items are sold
  • Re-package various produce ensuring labelling is again correct
  • The ability to identify and complete needed tasks without direct supervision is also an integral part of the role
  • Ensure all products are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Ensure the entire department is constantly clean throughout the day
  • Maintain Daily Logs & HACCPS sheets throughout each shift
  • Maintain compliance with all Jempson’s company policies and procedures

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Excellent verbal communicational capabilities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Capable of interpreting customers words and showing them products that meet their needs
  • Willingness to become subject matter expert
  • Able to walk / stand for 100 per cent of each shift
  • The ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance is essential
  • Reliable transportation is required

 

Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Mandy Hall,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 6YD

Butcher Assistant / Packer

Peasmarsh Superstore
Main Street
Peasmarsh
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Full time

Hours: Varied

Job Description:

Our Butchery Department is looking for a self-motivated assistant to support our current team and improve the customers shopping experience, with an immediate start.

During our busy periods, we expect the assistant to perform any tasks necessary to ensure a high-quality customer experience. During our quieter periods, we expect the assistant to pitch in with all other duties as required.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communicational and customer service skills and who can also be flexible with work hours (this includes evenings, weekends and holidays).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Welcome each customer with a smile and friendly greeting
  • Build up a rapport with the customers through conversation and honest recommendations
  • Up-sell extra items when appropriate
  • Date Check all products
  • Replenish the displays as the items are sold
  • Butcher meat & poultry upon request
  • Re-package various meats ensuring labelling is correct
  • Ensure all products are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Ensure the entire department is constantly deep cleaned throughout the day
  • Maintain high food safety and sanitation standards in accordance with the current laws and legislations
  • Maintain HACCPS sheets throughout each shift
  • Maintain compliance with all Jempson’s company policies and procedures

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Level 2 Hygiene Certificate is advantageous but not essential as full training will be given
  • Excellent verbal communicational capabilities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Capable of interpreting customers words and showing them products that meet their needs
  • Willingness to become subject matter expert
  • Able to walk / stand for 100 per cent of each shift
  • The ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance is essential
  • Own reliable transportation is essential

 

Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Gregg Cooper,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 6YD

Checkout Supervisor – 12 Month Maternity Cover

Peasmarsh Superstore
Main Street
Peasmarsh
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Full time

Hours: Varied

Job Description:

We are looking for a self-motivated Checkout Supervisor who enjoys working with the public and who can support our current team and improve the customers shopping experience to join our team with an immediate start.

The ideal candidate will be dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and who can display a positive attitude when interacting with customers and colleagues alike and who can also be flexible with work hours (this includes evenings, weekends and holidays).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in employee recruiting, training and development
  • Health & Safety training
  • Staff retention
  • Staff rota’s
  • Inspire and encourage employees to ensure high level of morale
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Identify when and where to deploy staff in accordance with the needs of the business
  • Self-motivation and the ability to identify and complete needed tasks without direct supervision is also an integral part of the role
  • Exceptional Product knowledge
  • Assist customers and trouble shoot customer service issues when necessary
  • Deal with customer complaints & queries
  • Offer refunds and exchanges as appropriate
  • Administer the ‘Forum’
  • Checking prices charged are correct
  • Ensuring prices charged to customers are also correct
  • Ensuring all labelling is correct
  • Also ensuring the staff dress & hygiene standards are maintained
  • Able to walk / stand for 100 per cent of each shift
  • Open / Close Store as necessary
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule of days, evenings, weekends and holidays

Qualifications & Skills:

  • A positive, helpful attitude toward customers, including the ability to speak clearly and convey information accurately
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • The ability to confidently promote the Jempson’s Loyalty Card scheme to enable customers the opportunity to receive money off vouchers during the course of the year
  • The ability to process various coupons and gift cards
  • Previous knowledge of till operation, including cash, credit cards and till receipts is advantageous but not essential as full training will be given
  • The ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance is essential
  • Reliable transportation is required
Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Nigel Carter,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 6YD

Trainee Baker

The Rye Bakery
Atlas Industrial Park
Rye
Rye Harbour
East Sussex
TN31 7TE

Contract: Full time

Hours: 45 p/w

Job Description:

We produce thousands of loaves of bread and rolls for our busy stores and this role will be to assist with the production of these as well as the savouries, pastries and morning goods.

The role will be over a 45 hour 5 day week with an immediate start.

Additional hours will be required to cover holidays and sickness.

No previous experience is necessary as full training will be given.

Would suit someone interested in making a career out in the industry as the role cover various aspects of production and packaging.

Own transport is absolutely essential.

Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Donna Croucher,  Jempson’s The Rye Bakery ,  Atlas Industrial Park ,  Rye ,  Rye Harbour ,  East Sussex ,  TN31 7TE