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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

  

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Oldrids Online, Grantham

 

No Vacancies

   
   

 
 
Oldrids Department Store, Boston

 

Job Title: Full-Time Restaurant Apprentice
Closing Date: 25th March 2019
Job Reference: A0305

For many years the restaurants and coffee shops at Oldrids & Downtown have provided customers taking a break from their shopping with flavoursome and appetizing food and drink products. We have a great opportunity for an individual who wishes to establish a career in Catering and Hospitality to undertake an apprenticeship in our lively Oldrids Boston Restaurant.

This rare and unique role involves a wide variety of tasks including meal preparation, working in our in-house bakery and producing staff meals. You will also learn valuable skills to assist in other areas of the kitchen and be proficient in delivering a high level of customer care.

For the duration of the fixed-term apprenticeship you will be required to complete a negotiable suitable qualification within the Catering and Hospitality framework. Extension of the employment contract and further study support will be considered dependent on individual performance and the business requirement at the time.

Hours will be 35 per week including course time, worked on varying shifts over 5 days out of 7, including weekends. You should be able to offer a flexible approach to working times and days.

Apprentice rates of pay apply.

 

 
Job Title: Sunday Sales Assistant (Womenswear)
Closing Date: 25th March 2019
Job Reference: A0305

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 4.5 per week normally worked on Sundays.

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
 
Job Title: Part-Time Sales Assistant (Food and Drink)
Closing Date: 1st April 2019
Job Reference: W0401

There is an opportunity for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team working primarily on the Food and Drink department at our Downtown 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 12 per week, usually 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.

   
Application Form (PDF)  

 
Downtown Superstore, Grantham
     
Job Title: Weekend Coffee Shop Assistant
Closing Date: 25th March 2019
Job Reference: G0301

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic assistant to join the Coffee Shop at our Downtown Grantham store.

Duties will include clearing tables, customer service, basic food preparation, till work, stock replenishment and general housekeeping duties. You should be well presented, literate, numerate and possess excellent customer service skills.

Previous experience of working in a similar environment would be beneficial.

You will be working three out of four weekends for 4 hours a day both Saturdays and Sundays.

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 Accounts Office Assistant
Closing Date: 25th March 2019
Job Reference: G0302

We have a vacancy for a part-time assistant to join the Accounts Office team at Downtown Grantham.

You should be well presented, possess excellent customer service skills, and be PC literate, numerate and accurate.

Duties will include customer care, cash handling, data input, filing, switchboard operation and reception work plus other accounts office tasks as required.

Previous experience in a similar environment would be beneficial.

Hours will be 18 per week, usually worked 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.

Application Form (PDF)   Application Form (PDF)

 

Job Title: Sunday Sales Assistant (Lounge and Dining)
Closing Date: 1st April 2019
Job Reference: G0401

We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant to join the Sales team at our Downtown Grantham store. Working primarily on the Lounge and Dining Furniture departments 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 and knowledge or an interest in the products would be an advantage.

Hours are 6 per week normally worked on Sundays.

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)  

 

Downtown Garden Centre, Grantham

    

Job Title: Part-Time General Assistant
Closing Date: 25th March 2019
Job Reference: P0303

We have a vacancy for a General Assistant to join the Downtown Grantham Garden Centre team.

Duties will include collecting trolleys, emptying waste bins, packaging breakdown / disposal and offering customers assistance with their purchases. You may also be required to assist with stock replenishment and other general duties throughout the Garden Centre.

Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial.

Hours will be 15 per week, worked on varying shifts over up to five out of seven days 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 Assistant
Closing Date: 1st April 2019
Job Reference: P0401

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic assistant to join the Coffee Shop team at our Downtown Grantham Garden Centre.

Duties will include basic food preparation, cooking food to order, serving and displaying of hot and cold food, till work, stock replenishment and general housekeeping duties. You should be well presented, literate, numerate and possess excellent customer service skills.

Previous experience in cooking and food preparation within a similar catering environment is desirable.

You will be working 24 hours per week 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 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)

 

Oldrids Department Store, Scunthorpe

  

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Concessions

  

Sales Advisor (Quiz - Downtown Grantham)
Closing Date: 25th March 2019

We have an exciting opportunity for a confident and passionate Sales Advisor to join our Quiz Concession based within Downtown Grantham. The ideal candidate should have an interest in fashion and strong customer service.

Hours are 12 hours per week and the ideal candidate should be fully flexible and able to work both weekdays and weekends.

If you are interested in applying for this role please hand your CV into the Quiz Concession within Downtown Grantham or email your CV to grantham@quizclothing.co.uk.