Bakery Assistant (with driving licence required) for Peel & Stone

21st Mar, 2016 | Lizzy May | Featured

Our extremely busy and ever expanding bakery Peel & Stone are recruiting a bakery assistant/surplus delivery driver to join the friendly team based in the Jewelry Quarter, Birmingham.

This job opportunity is on a part time basis to begin with but has the possibility of becoming full time given the current rate of expansion. This job has various roles, cleaning, deep cleaning, food preparation, assisting many members of staff and being integral to the team. On the driving side – we currently have one full time driver on the team and require another, part time driver, to deliver on our busiest days (Tues/Weds through to Sat).

Hours will vary but on a general day working anytime between 6am til 3pm may be quite normal. Some night shift/weekend work to assist the bakers/deep clean will also be required.

Alongside assisting the chefs and bakers in certain duties, including daily food prep, daily cleaning & deep cleaning, the movement of stock and equipment at our busiest wholesale times you will also be required to deliver. This includes driving and the safe delivery of bakery goods & speaking face to face with our wholesale customers. Other delivering duties will include general maintenance & upkeep of the vehicles and storage areas inside the bakery. Handling cash & invoices. This role involves lifting and carrying so the ability to do that in a safe manner is also very important.

Requirements for this role are;

Passion for great food

A full, clean, UK driving licence 

Confident driver (city centre and motorway driving)

Impeccable timekeeping

Confident & polite manner 

High standard of cleanliness and hygiene

The right to live and work in the UK

Full understanding of both written and spoken English language

Great teamwork skills and a positive attitude

Please send your CV over to [email protected] with a cover letter if you are interested in this role.