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Thank you for taking the time to visit the jobs page on our website.

When we have vacancies within the Company we'll list them as they become available so that you can simply upload your CV and Covering letter to apply. Please submit your application as a Word or PDF document.

Due to the high number of applications we receive, it is not possible to reply to each one individually. Therefore, if you do not hear from us within the next 4 weeks, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

However, if you wish to be considered for future vacancies, please do re-apply.

Current Retail Jobs within Birds Bakery:

Loughborough - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Loughborough shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Monday 9am - 5pm, Wednesday 12pm - 5pm, Friday 8am - 1pm and Saturday 9am - 5pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods.
Hours:25
Rate:TBC
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Sutton Lakeside - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Sutton Lakeside shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Friday 6.15am - 12pm and Saturday 6.15am - 12pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods.
Hours:11.5
Rate:TBC
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Bingham - Assistant Shop Manager
A unique opportunity to join our retail management team. The ideal candidate will have:
• A proven track record in retail management / or supervisory level
• Excellent customer service skills
• Knowledge and understanding of KPI and how these work
• Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to inspire, motivate and energise your team to drive sales
• Fantastic communication skills and the ability to talk to all levels of Management within the business
• A problem solver who can manage change whist ensuring our Company Standards are maintained
• A flexible attitude to working hours (including evenings and weekends)
• A good knowledge of IT

In return we offer the right candidate:
• Full, on the job, training, and support
• Career progression
• Employee discount

Our Assistant Shop Managers play a crucial role in the business. As well as supporting the Manager to lead our in store teams, they are hands on , involved in every aspect of the day to day running of our shops , including serving customers , preparing our freshly made filled rolls and sandwiches , stocking the shop and making sure it is clean and welcoming for our customers.
The hours for this position are:
Tuesday 8am - 3pm
Wednesday 7am - 4pm
Thursday 7am - 4pm
Friday 11am - 4pm
Saturday 7am - 2pm

Hours:35
Rate:TBC
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Derbion Centre, Derby - Assistant Shop Manager
A unique opportunity to join our retail management team. The ideal candidate will have:
• A proven track record in retail management / or supervisory level
• Excellent customer service skills
• Knowledge and understanding of KPI and how these work
• Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to inspire, motivate and energise your team to drive sales
• Fantastic communication skills and the ability to talk to all levels of Management within the business
• A problem solver who can manage change whist ensuring our Company Standards are maintained
• A flexible attitude to working hours (including evenings and weekends)
• A good knowledge of IT

In return we offer the right candidate:
• Full, on the job, training, and support
• Career progression
• Employee discount

Our Assistant Shop Managers play a crucial role in the business. As well as supporting the Manager to lead our in store teams, they are hands on , involved in every aspect of the day to day running of our shops , including serving customers , preparing our freshly made filled rolls and sandwiches , stocking the shop and making sure it is clean and welcoming for our customers.
The hours for this position are:
Tuesday 7.30am - 2pm
Wednesday 7.30am - 6pm
Thursday 1pm - 7pm
Friday 12pm - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 4.30pm

Hours:36.5
Rate:TBC
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Sinfin Derby - Assistant Shop Manager
A unique opportunity to join our retail management team. The ideal candidate will have:
• A proven track record in retail management / or supervisory level
• Excellent customer service skills
• Knowledge and understanding of KPI and how these work
• Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to inspire, motivate and energise your team to drive sales
• Fantastic communication skills and the ability to talk to all levels of Management within the business
• A problem solver who can manage change whist ensuring our Company Standards are maintained
• A flexible attitude to working hours (including evenings and weekends)
• A good knowledge of IT

In return we offer the right candidate:
• Full, on the job, training, and support
• Career progression
• Employee discount

Our Assistant Shop Managers play a crucial role in the business. As well as supporting the Manager to lead our in store teams, they are hands on , involved in every aspect of the day to day running of our shops , including serving customers , preparing our freshly made filled rolls and sandwiches , stocking the shop and making sure it is clean and welcoming for our customers.
Hours:30
Rate:TBC
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Southwell - Shop Manager
A unique opportunity to join our retail management team. The ideal candidate will have:
• A proven track record in retail management / or supervisory level
• Excellent customer service skills
• Knowledge and understanding of KPI and how these work
• Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to inspire, motivate and energise your team to drive sales
• Fantastic communication skills and the ability to talk to all levels of Management within the business
• A problem solver who can manage change whist ensuring our Company Standards are maintained
• A flexible attitude to working hours (including evenings and weekends)
• A good knowledge of IT

In return we offer the right candidate:
• Full, on the job, training, and support
• Career progression
• Employee discount

Our Shop Managers play a crucial role in the business. As well as leading our in store teams, they are hands on , involved in every aspect of the day to day running of our shops , including serving customers , preparing our freshly made filled rolls and sandwiches , stocking the shop and making sure it is clean and welcoming for our customers.
Hours:40
Rate:TBC
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Current Bakery Jobs within Birds Bakery:

Tray Wash Operatives
We have a unique opportunity for staff to join our Traywash Team at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.

This is a manual job which requires a degree of physical fitness.
We are looking for individuals with a positive, flexible attitude who will be able to work under pressure without compromising hygiene, cleanliness, and safety and with the ability to work to a high standard in an efficient, clean, and tidy manner. Must be able to work unsupervised and as a member of a team.

Previous experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided for suitable applicants.

Flexible days of work Monday to Saturday with flexible working hours between 5am and 1.30pm.
Hours:TBC
Rate:TBC
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Savoury Operative
We have a unique opportunity for Savoury Operatives to join our team at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.
Key skills/experience required are; working in food production or a similar environment. Your day to day responsibilities will include general food production of both meat and non-meat products and packing.
We are looking for enthusiastic and positive individuals with a flexible attitude who are comfortable working on their own or as part of a team. You must be able to work under pressure without compromising quality or safety; be able to demonstrate ability to work to a high standard in an efficient, clean and tidy manner, observing the highest food hygiene guidelines to meet strict despatch deadlines.

Previous food experience preferred, full training will be provided for suitable applicants.

Shifts are fixed with no rotation of shift patterns. Immediate start available.

Hours:TBC
Rate:TBC
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Hygiene Operatives
We have a unique opportunity for full-time staff to join our Hygiene Team at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.

We are looking for individuals with a positive, flexible attitude who will be able to work under pressure without compromising hygiene, cleanliness, and safety and with the ability to work to a high standard in an efficient, clean, and tidy manner. Must be able to work unsupervised and as a member of a team.

Previous experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided for suitable applicants.

The role is 40 or 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday (approximately 9am to 5pm) plus 3 hours Saturday morning, with a very competitive rate of pay.
Hours:40 or 45
Rate:TBC
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Night Bakery Operatives
We have a unique opportunity for full-time Bakers to join our Night Bakery Team at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.

Key skills required are; understand the fermentation process involved in mixing, shaping and baking of various bread types; able to demonstrate a good knowledge and understanding of machinery and baking processes; able to demonstrate ability to work to a high standard in an efficient, clean and tidy manner, observing the highest food hygiene guidelines to meet strict despatch deadlines. Ideally, applicants will also have confectionery skills such as creaming, piping and coating.

Previous bakery experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided for suitable applicants.

The role is 45 hours per week with a very competitive rate of pay. Shifts are fixed with no rotation of shift patterns.
Hours:45
Rate:TBC
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Day Bakery Operative
We have a unique opportunity for a full-time Baker to join our Day Bakery Team at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.

Key skills required are; able to demonstrate a good knowledge and understanding of machinery and handcrafted baking processes. Duties to include the weighing of ingredients, operation of machinery including mixing, baking and packing of a variety of bakery products. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate pastry and confectionery skills such as piping and decorating to produce products to a high standard in an efficient, clean and tidy manner, observing the highest food hygiene guidelines to meet strict despatch deadlines.

Previous bakery experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided for suitable applicants.

The role is 45 hours per week with a very competitive rate of pay. Shifts are fixed with no rotation of shift patterns.
Hours:45
Rate:TBC
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Current Office Jobs within Birds Bakery:

There are currently no vacancies in this area

Current Drivers Jobs within Birds Bakery:

Full-Time 7.5 Tonne Drivers
We have an opportunity for experienced, full-time 7.5 tonne Drivers to join our Transport team based at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery. To work 6 days a week, delivering Birds’ freshly made produce to our shops and returning empty racks and cabinets to the Bakery.

Duties to include:

• Load / unload vehicles; manual handling of rolling equipment and no hand balling involved.
• Ensure vehicle loads are safe and secured with the appropriate restraints as per Company procedures / Safe Systems of Work.
• Perform daily vehicle defect checks and log as necessary.

Days of work are Monday to Saturday. Hours of work are 3.30am/4.00am to 11.00am/12.00pm, 42 hours per week.

Applicants must be of smart appearance, hold a C1 Licence, valid CPC Driver Qualification Card, Digi-Card and have a clean Driving Licence. Also, ideally have good knowledge of the local area but this is not essential as full training will be provided.

Immediate start available.
Hours:42 hours per week
Rate:TBC
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Part-Time 7.5 Tonne Drivers
We have an opportunity for experienced, part-time 7.5 tonne Drivers to join our Transport team based at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery. To work 3 days a week, delivering Birds’ freshly made produce to our shops and returning empty racks and cabinets to the Bakery.

Duties to include:

• Load / unload vehicles; manual handling of rolling equipment and no hand balling involved.
• Ensure vehicle loads are safe and secured with the appropriate restraints as per Company procedures / Safe Systems of Work.
• Perform daily vehicle defect checks and log as necessary.

Days of work are Monday to Wednesday and Thursday to Saturday - alternate weeks. Hours of work are 4am to 11am, 21 hours per week. Overtime may be available to cover seasonal busy periods or holiday cover.

Applicants must be of smart appearance, hold a C1 Licence, valid CPC Driver Qualification Card, Digi-Card and have a clean Driving Licence. Also, ideally have good knowledge of the local area but this is not essential as full training will be provided.

Immediate start available.
Hours:21 hours per week
Rate:TBC
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