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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

  

Job Title: Full-Time Administration Apprentice
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: A0205
 

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Administration Apprentice within the Buying and Merchandising division at our Head Office in Boston.

The successful applicant will provide a range of administrative duties to support the team including a high degree of data entry requiring strong IT and Excel skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to learn new systems quickly and efficiently.

A methodical and organised approach to work is essential, as is accuracy and numerical aptitude. You will be able to work on your own initiative, follow instruction and work effectively as part of a team.

The contract will be for a fixed term of up to one year during which you will be required to complete a Level 2/3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship. Extension of the employment contract and further study support may be considered dependent on performance and the business requirement at the time.

You will be working 35 hours per week, normally Monday to Friday including course time. You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working times and days.

Apprentice rates of pay apply.

   
Application Form (PDF)  

 


 

Oldrids Department Store, Boston

 

Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant Childrenswear
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: A0203
 

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team working primarily on the Childrenswear 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 24 per week, usually 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: Weekend Sales Assistant Menswear
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: A0204
 

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic Sales person to join the sales team working primarily on the Menswear 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 5 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)

 


 

Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant Cookshop
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: A0206
 

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team working primarily on the Cookshop and Kitchenware departments 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 18 per week, usually 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: Weekend Sales Assistant Womenswear
Closing Date: 5th March 2018
Job Reference: A0301
 

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic Sales person to join the sales team working primarily on the Womenswear 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 4 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

 

No Vacancies 

 
   
 

 

 


 

Downtown Garden Centre, Grantham

 

No Vacancies 

 
   
 

 

 


 
 
Oldrids Department Store, Scunthorpe

 

Job Title: Part-Time Cleaning Assistant
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: S0202
 

We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic part-time assistant to join the Cleaning team to maintain high standards of cleanliness in our Oldrids Scunthorpe store.

The successful applicant should be well-presented, self motivated and willing to carry out varied duties, with the primary duty of maintaining high standards of cleanliness and maintenance to the customer toilets, as well as general cleaning of the store, canteen and office areas. You may also be required to undertake other general cleaning tasks as required.

Previous experience in a similar role would be preferred.

Hours are 6 per week, normally worked on varying shifts over 3 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 Coffee Shop Supervisor
Closing Date: 26th February 2018
Job Reference: S0203
 

We have an exciting opportunity in our Oldrids Scunthorpe store for a part-time Coffee Shop Supervisor.

You should have basic cooking 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 support the Coffee Shop Manager and deputise for her in all aspects in her absence, including 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 will be 30 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.

 
Application Form (PDF)   Application Form (PDF) 

 


 

Concessions

  

Job Title: Full-Time Supervisor Oasis
Closing Date: 5th March 2018
Store: Oldrids Boston
 

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a confident and enthusiastic Supervisor to join our brand-new Oasis Concession based within Oldrids Boston. The ideal candidate should have an interest in the products offered and strong customer service.  Hours are 39 hours per week (worked on five days out of seven) although we would expect a flexible approach to working times.

 
Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistants Oasis
Closing Date: 5th March 2018
Store: Oldrids Boston
 

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for three confident and enthusiastic Sales Assistants to join our brand-new Oasis concession based within Oldrids Boston. The ideal candidates should have an interest in the products offered and strong customer service skills.  Hours are 4 hours per week (normally worked over two days) although we would expect a flexible approach to working times.