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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:

Clifton - Part Time Sales Assistant - Temporary to cover long term sick
This role at our Clifton shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Friday, 9am - 3pm and Saturday 7am - 1pm plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods.
Hours:12
Rate:TBC
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East Leake - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our East Leake shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Monday 4 hours and Saturday 4 hours with flexible start and finish times depending on trade, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods.
Hours:8
Rate:TBC
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Burton High Street - Assistant 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:30
Rate:TBC
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Melton Road, West Bridgford - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Melton Road shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Friday 7am - 12pm and Saturday 12pm - 5pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods
Hours:10
Rate:TBC
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Sutton in Ashfield Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Sutton shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Saturday 10am - 2pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods
Hours:4
Rate:TBC
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Sutton in Ashfield Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Sutton shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Saturday 7am - 4pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods
Hours:8
Rate:TBC
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Sinfin, Derby - 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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Chesterfield - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our Chesterfield shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Friday 7am - 12pm and Saturday 7am - 12pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods
Hours:12
Rate:TBC
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West Bridgford - Part Time Sales Assistant
This role at our West Bridgford shop includes serving customers, receiving daily deliveries, and stocking the shop. Applicants must be smart, cheerful, enthusiastic, and reliable. The hours are Tuesday 10am -5pm, Wednesday 7am - 1.30pm, Thursday 10am - 5pm, plus flexible working to cover for staff holidays, sickness and busy periods
Hours:19.5
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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Bingham- Assistant 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 of work
Monday 10-4
Tuesday 10--4
Wednesday - Off
Thursday 7--4
Friday 7--4
Saturday 10--4
Hours:35
Rate:TBC
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Ripley - 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 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:30
Rate:TBC
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Ashbourne - Assistant Shop Manager
Job Purpose To assist the Shop Manager and assume overall responsibility for the success of the shop in their absence. You will support the Shop Manager in all operational aspects of running the shop. You will ensure the delivery of exceptional customer service. Issues must be dealt with as they arise rather than deferring them to the Manager. Responsibilities • Ensure that consistently excellent customer service is always provided by every member of your team • Inspire, motivate, and energise the team to increase sales • Support the Manager to rectify any individual performance shortfalls via the appropriate Company procedure • Ensure that the visual presentation of the shop is in accordance with Birds brand image • Support the delivery of all marketing campaigns and customer service initiatives as decided by the Company • Develop an effective network of communication with all internal stakeholders • Resolve problems by providing creative and practical solutions • Ensure that the shop is profitable and within budget • Be compliant with Company policies and operational guidelines • Continuously monitor the competition and local market conditions to be able to maintain Birds business advantage • You will have responsibility for all shop security matters in the Manager’s absence • For developmental purposes you will be required to move shops on a periodic basis at the Company’s discretion. You must be flexible with regards to location • You will be fully conversant with all Company KPI’s Measurements: • You will support the Manager in delivering all Company KPI’s. Applicants must have: • The desire to be a Manager in the future • A sound understanding of shop operational optimisation and standards for success • A basic and practical knowledge of IT • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities • Qualified to at least GCSE Grade C in English and Maths • A flexible attitude to working hours (to include evenings & 7-day trading)
Hours:35
Rate:TBC
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Radcliffe, Nottingham - Assistant 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:35
Rate:TBC
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Eastwood - 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 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:32
Rate:TBC
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Chesterfield- 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:

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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Butcher/Savoury Operative
We have a unique opportunity for a full-time Butcher to join our Savoury Department at our prestigious Ascot Drive Bakery.

Key skills required are; ability to break down a side of Pork into primals, and then to bone out and trim the primals to Birds’ exacting standards. Experience of sausage production along with experience of working in a high care / cooked meat environment will be advantageous. We are looking for an individual with a positive, flexible attitude who will be able to work under pressure without compromising quality or safety; 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. The selection process will involve a block test and interview.

Previous 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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