Up to £11/hour Selling Christmas Trees! [20+ SHEDS AROUND LONDON: WEMBLEY IS HQ]

Pines and Needles is seeking physically fit, motivated and vibrant people who love the outdoors and want to sell real Christmas trees at our attractive, rustic forests around London. This is a very fun, active and rewarding job that many people return to year after year! Christmas is a family occasion full of laughter, winter warmth and nostalgic memories! We make the festivities come to life in our stores around London and the south of England where people can kick-start Christmas by picking a tree of choice! Our company has been trading for years and is known throughout the capital for the quality service we provide. We are immensely proud of what we have achieved and are looking to recruit people who will work with us to achieve more.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Sales Experience
  • Performances Incentives

What are you going to do

The season runs from around the 24th Nov to 23rd Dec. All staff must work on the first three weekends of December. Weekday work is very flexible and we hire people for both full-time and part-time. Full-time staff will work approximately 40-60 hours per week. Part-time positions will be for weekends, plus one optional week day (20-30 hours).

We are looking for the following attributes:

  • Physically fit and strong.
  • A love of the outdoors.
  • Able to work in very cold environments whilst wearing a kilt.
  • Outstanding customer service standards.
  • Willing to do manual work such as carrying heavy and wet Christmas trees.
  • Good sense of humour.
  • Positive, friendly, can-do attitude.
  • Proficient in English.
  • Able to work well under pressure in a very busy environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Great organisational and motivational skills.

The basic rate of pay is £9.30 for Sales Assistants and between £10.00 - £11.00 for Assistant Store Managers. We will award more shifts and promotions throughout the season based on individual performance.

Paid on-the-job training will be given on the products and services that we offer so do not worry if you don't have relevant experience. Uniforms will be provided but all staff are expected to have their own waterproof shoes, gloves and raincoat.

What we ask:

  • No minimum education required
  • Proficient in English
  • Physically fit and strong
  • Positive, friendly, can-do attitude

Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School, College, University
Location
Wembley
Working hours per week
20 - 40
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs, Weekend, Temporary Full Time
Salary indication
Between £9.30 and £11.00 per hour
Responsible for
Sales/ Retail
Published at
25-10-2018
Type of Job
Management, Retail
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

Management | Retail Jobs | Supervisor | Shop Assistant | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Weekend | Temporary Full Time | Secondary School | College | University

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