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We have stores throughout Lincolnshire, as well as an online store. We stock a wide range of furniture, homewares, electrical appliances, gifts for the home, cosmetics and beauty, women’s, men’s and children’s fashions, and lingerie and footwear, all from brands you know and love. The employment opportunities we offer are as varied as the range of products we sell. We like to think they offer the same outstanding quality too.

Details of our current vacancies are shown below.

If you are as passionate as we are about delivering an exceptional customer experience, we’d love to hear from you. You can apply online by sending your CV with a covering letter, or your completed application form, to hrrecruit@oldrids.co.uk. Alternatively, you can post your application to:

HR Department
Oldrids & Downtown
11 Strait Bargate
Boston
Lincolnshire
PE21 6UF

Don’t forget to tell us which vacancy you’re applying for. We strive to acknowledge every application we receive, as we think it’s only polite. We’ll contact you again if you are shortlisted for an interview, but if you haven’t heard from us within four weeks of the closing date then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

   

 


 

Head Office, Boston

  

No Vacancies

   
   

 


 

Oldrids Online, Grantham

  

No Vacancies

   
   

 


 

Oldrids Department Store, Boston

 

Job Title: Weekend Restaurant Assistants
Closing Date: 6th August 2018
Job Reference: A0801

We have vacancies for two enthusiastic weekend assistants to join the Restaurant team in our Oldrids Boston store.

Duties will mainly consist of customer service in the delivery of meals to customers’ tables, and may also include basic food preparation, till work, stock replenishment and general housekeeping duties.

You should be well presented, literate, numerate and be able to demonstrate excellent customer service, selling and communication skills.

Hours are either 6 or 4 per week worked on varying shifts, normally every Saturday and/or Sunday.

It is also important that you are able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times and are available to work during school/college holidays and on Bank Holidays. You should also be available to work additional hours if required.

 
Job Title: Weekend Sales Assistant (Fragrance)
Closing Date: 6th August 2018
Job Reference: A0802

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic Sales person to join the sales team working primarily on the Fragrance department at our Oldrids Boston store.

You should have a keen interest in the products on offer, be well presented and possess good selling and customer service skills. You should be literate, numerate and able to handle administration confidently and accurately. Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

Hours are 6 per week worked on varying shifts, normally every Saturday and/or Sunday.

It is important that you are able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times and are available to work during school/college holidays and on Bank Holidays. You should also be available to work additional hours if required.

 
Application Form (PDF)
  Application Form (PDF)

 

 
Downtown Furniture Store, Boston
 

No Vacancies

   
   

 

 
Downtown Superstore, Grantham

    

Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant (Womenswear)
Closing Date: 23rd July 2018
Job Reference: G0709

We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily on the Womenswear department you may also be required to cover duties on other departments as required.

You should have a keen interest in the products on offer, be well presented and possess good selling and customer service skills. You should be literate, numerate and able to handle administration confidently and accurately. Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

Hours are 20 per week worked on varying shifts over up to 5 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular weekends and evenings.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times, being available to work varying days and additional hours if required, including during school and college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Job Title: Sunday Sales Assistant (Womenswear)
Closing Date: 23rd July 2018
Job Reference: G0710

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales Team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily on the Womenswear Department you may be required to work on other departments as necessary.

You should be well presented, have good sales experience with a keen interest in the products on offer, possess excellent customer service skills, be literate, numerate and able to communicate at all levels. You should be confident when required to deal with administration.

Previous experience in a similar environment would be beneficial.

You will be working 6 hours per week on varying shifts, normally every Sunday.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working times and be available to work additional hours and alternative days if required, including during school / college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Application Form (PDF)
  Application Form (PDF)

 


 

 

Job Title: Full-Time Coffee Shop Assistant Manager
Closing Date: 30th July 2018
Job Reference: G0711

Reporting to the Coffee Shop Managers, you will be supporting the smooth running of both Coffee Shops at our Downtown Grantham store and Downtown Grantham Garden Centre on a day-to-day basis.

The ideal candidate should have cooking and food preparation skills and previous experience of working in a similar Coffee Shop / Restaurant environment, as well as excellent customer service, communication and administration skills.

You will be expected to deputise for the Coffee Shop Managers in all aspects of the role, managing your time between both sites. This includes staffing, customer care, ordering, stock control, and ensuring that hygiene standards are met.

Previous supervisory experience and a food hygiene qualification are preferred, although not essential.

Hours are 38.75 hours per week worked on varying shifts over 5 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular weekends and occasional evenings.

You should have a flexible approach to working days and times and be available to work additional hours if required, including during school and college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant (Technology)
Closing Date: 30th July 2018
Job Reference: G0712

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales Team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily on our TV and Audio departments you may be required to work on other departments as necessary.

You should be well presented, have good sales experience with a keen interest in the products on offer, possess excellent customer service skills, be literate, numerate and able to communicate at all levels. You should be confident when required to deal with administration.

Previous experience in a similar environment would be beneficial.

Hours will be 26 per week, usually worked on varying shifts over 4 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular evenings and weekends. You should have a flexible approach to working days and times and be available to work additional hours if required.

Application Form (PDF)
  Application Form (PDF)

 


 

Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant (Childrenswear)
Closing Date: 30th July 2018
Job Reference: G0713

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic assistant to join the sales team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily across our Childrenswear, Children’s Footwear and Uniform departments you may occasionally be required to work on other departments as necessary.

You should be well presented, have good sales experience with a keen interest in the products on offer, possess excellent customer service skills, be literate, numerate and able to communicate at all levels. You should be confident when required to deal with administration.

Previous experience in a similar environment would be beneficial.

Hours will be 25 per week, usually worked on varying shifts over 5 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular evenings and weekends. You should have a flexible approach to working days and times and be available to work additional hours if required.

 
Job Title: Weekend Sales Assistant (Home Ideas)
Closing Date: 30th July 2018
Job Reference: G0714

We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily on the Home Ideas department you may also be required to cover duties on other departments as required.

You should be well presented, able to demonstrate good sales technique and have a keen interest in the products on offer. You should possess excellent customer service skills, be literate, numerate, able to communicate at all levels and be confident when required to deal with administration and till work.

Hours are 5 per week normally worked on three weekends out of four.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working times and be available to work additional hours and alternative days if required, including during school / college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Application Form (PDF)
  Application Form (PDF)

 


 

Downtown Garden Centre, Grantham

 

Job Title: Part-Time Till Operator / Sales Assistant
Closing Date: 23rd July 2018
Job Reference: P0702

We have an opportunity at our Downtown Grantham Garden Centre store for an enthusiastic sales assistant to join the ‘Float’ team working as a Till Operator / Sales Assistant.

You should be well presented and keen to play your part as a member of the busy sales team offering customers an excellent shopping experience.

The work will primarily be on the tills, requiring you to be self motivated and accurate when entering transactions. You may also be required to work on departments as necessary, where good customer service skills and an interest in the products on offer is desirable.

Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

You will be working 25 hours per week, worked on varying shifts over up to 5 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular weekends and occasional evenings.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times, being available to work varying days and additional hours if required, including during school and college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Job Title: Part-Time Till Operator / Sales Assistant
Closing Date: 23rd July 2018
Job Reference: P0703

We have an opportunity at our Downtown Grantham Garden Centre store for an enthusiastic sales assistant to join the ‘Float’ team working as a Till Operator / Sales Assistant.

You should be well presented and keen to play your part as a member of the busy sales team offering customers an excellent shopping experience.

The work will primarily be on the tills, requiring you to be self motivated and accurate when entering transactions. You may also be required to work on departments as necessary, where good customer service skills and an interest in the products on offer is desirable.

Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

You will be working 30 hours per week, worked on varying shifts over up to 5 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular weekends and occasional evenings.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times, being available to work varying days and additional hours if required, including during school and college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

 
Application Form (PDF)   Application Form (PDF)

 


 

Oldrids Department Store, Scunthorpe

 

Job Title: Fixed-Term Sales Assistant (Furniture)
Closing Date: 30th July 2018
Job Reference: S0703

We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant to join the sales team at our Oldrids Scunthorpe store on a fixed-term basis of up to one year.

Working primarily on the Furniture department you may also be required to cover duties on other departments as required.

You should have a keen interest in the products on offer, be well presented and possess good selling and customer service skills. You should be literate, numerate and able to handle administration confidently and accurately. Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

Hours are 24.25 per week, normally worked on varying shifts over 4 days out of 7 between Sunday and Saturday, including regular weekends and occasional evenings.

You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times, being available to work varying days and additional hours if required, including during school and college holiday periods and on Bank Holidays.

   
Application Form (PDF)  

 

 
Concessions

  

QUIZ (Oldrids Boston): Part-Time Sales Advisor - Fixed-Term
Closing Date: 23rd July 2018
 

Quiz is a dynamic fast fashion retail group that focuses on delivering catwalk style looks and all the latest trends at value for money prices. Our target audience is the fashion conscious womenswear market. We aim to be exciting and innovative, offering our customers the fashions, footwear and accessories that they want, when they want.

We realise the most important part of our success is our customer. This is why we are focused on delivering an exciting shopping experience and making sure that our high standards of quality, value for money and service are always met.

We are looking for a Concession Sales Advisor to work within our concession in Oldrids Boston for a fixed-term of up to one year. The ideal candidate will:

• possess excellent customer service skills
• be interested in the latest trends and fashions
• be flexible to meet the needs of the business

The hours will be 9 per week normally worked over two days although flexibility will be required.

To apply please hand in your CV to the Quiz counter within Oldrids Boston or e-mail your CV across to hrrecruit@oldrids.co.uk