CAREERS AT GLASSWELLS

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CAREERS AT GLASSWELLS

All careers at Glasswells offer the benefit of a company pension and generous staff discounts (after a qualifying period).

Apply for our vacancies online today, or email us a copy of your CV and we will be in touch if any suitable careers comes up in the future.

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Bury St Edmunds

HGV Class 2 Removals Trainee/ Qualified Driver | Full Time 

We are looking to recruit an HGV Class 2 driver to work primarily on removals, which will involve occasional overnight periods away from home. You will need to cover local  deliveries for the retail side of our business as required. As this position involves handling valuable furniture and liaising directly with our customers, experience would be preferred. A clean driving licence is necessary and you must be up to date with Driver CPC training. We would consider HGV Class 2 training for the right candidate with a clean full drivers licence.

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Bury St Edmunds

Furniture Sales Adviser | Full Time

We are looking for an experienced and highly enthusiastic person to join our Furniture sales team in our busy Bury St Edmunds store.  Applicants will have an impressive track record within a sales environment, have the ability to maximise the effectiveness of in-store promotions, be motivated by sales targets and show a flair for engaging with customers to ensure they enjoy their entire Glasswells shopping experience.

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Bury St Edmunds

Warehouse Operative | Full Time

Located at our home department store on Newmarket Road, we are looking to recruit a warehouseman to assist with the receiving and labelling of goods, despatching and receiving transfers, preparing furniture for displays and general movement of furniture and furnishings throughout the store. You will be required to use our in-house computer system on a daily basis, for which full training will be provided. This is a physical role that will involve moving heavy furniture around the shop and loading/unloading lorries. Some practical experience in building flat pack furniture would also be an advantage.

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Bury St Edmunds

Restaurant Catering Assistant | Part Time

We are looking for part time Catering Assistant to work in our busy  Place to Eat Restaurants at our Bury store, duties include pot wash, clearing tables and serving food and drinks. Experience would be preferred, but is not essential hours and days can be flexible but would include some weekend working.

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Ipswich

Soft Furnishings Sales Adviser | Full Time 

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join our successful team within the soft furnishings department.  Whilst experience of ‘made to measure’ curtains would be an advantage, full training will be given.  This demanding and varied position requires the applicant to have great customer service skills and the ability to prioritise workloads to meet deadlines.  This is an ideal opportunity for someone with creative flare, an eye for colour and an interest in interior design. The successful applicant will be required to carry out some window measuring, therefore a full driving licence is required to conduct the home visits.

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Bury St Edmunds

Restaurant Manager | Full Time

As restaurant manager you will be a brand ambassador for Glasswells, so customer satisfaction is the priority.

The role – we are looking for a dedicated, experienced and enthusiastic restaurant manager to coordinate the operation of the restaurant on a daily basis. Taking responsibility for the restaurants performance, recruitment, training, management and motivating the team whilst making certain that there is consistency of high standards in presentation,  quality of the food and service. To ensure the quality of all dishes they are made with fresh local produce onsite daily by the team.

Benefits – Day time working hours, every other weekend off, free parking, staff discount after qualifying period and competitive salary.

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Bury St Edmunds

Soft Furnishings Sales Adviser | Part Time | Saturdays Only 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident assistant to join our Soft Furnishings team. No experience is necessary, full training will be provided on how to sell curtains and blinds and assist our customers with selecting and matching colours and fabrics. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to start working in retail or interior design.

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Ipswich

Furniture Sales Adviser | Full Time

We are looking for an experienced and highly enthusiastic person to join our Furniture sales team in our busy Ipswich store.  Applicants will have an impressive track record within a sales environment, have the ability to maximise the effectiveness of in-store promotions, be motivated by sales targets and show a flair for engaging with customers to ensure they enjoy their entire Glasswells shopping experience.

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Ipswich

Homewares Sales Adviser | Part Time

Part Time 22 hours a week
We are currently looking to recruit a multi skilled sales adviser to work within our Linens, Lighting and Homewares departments. This is a permanent position, working five out of seven days, which will include weekends. Applicants will have a passionate and enthusiastic approach to home furnishings and will be confident, flexible and approachable, with a cheerful and willing attitude to assist our valued customers. Previous experience of sales and merchandising would be advantageous, however full training will be given to the correct person.

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BURY ST EDMUNDS

Warehouse Operative | Full Time

Located at our home department store on Newmarket Road, we are looking to recruit a warehouse operative to assist with the receiving and labelling of goods, despatching and receiving transfers, preparing furniture for displays and general movement of furniture and furnishings throughout the store.  You will be required to use our in-house computer system on a daily basis, for which full training will be provided.  This is a physical role that will involve moving heavy furniture around the shop and loading/unloading lorries.  Some practical experience in building flat pack furniture would also be an advantage.

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Bury St Edmunds

Graduate Graphic Designer | Full Time 

We are looking for a recently graduated graphic designer to join our team, working closely with the Sales Director, Marketing and Website departments to ensure brand consistency across all printed and digital media.  Primarily you will be responsible for the creation of various in store point of sale, digital adverts and email shots, however, the role is varied and you will be required to assist on any other design projects that may arise.  You will be highly organised and able to prioritise work and meet deadlines; you will need to be flexible and prepared to handle much busier workloads at peak promotional times.  You will have a keen eye for detail and a good standard of spelling, grammar and punctuation is essential.  Some marketing and creative writing skills would be an advantage.

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IPSWICH

Apprentice Floor Layer | Full Time

We are looking for a domestic floor laying apprentice to work out of our Ipswich store.

You would be enrolled onto a 24 month Floorlayers Level 2 course through Floortrain GB  which at the end gains an industry recognised qualification.

You will receive on the job training with an experienced floor fitter as well as remote learning and will be trained in all aspects of floor laying including carpets, hard floor, subfloor preparation and finishing. You will be expected to give a high level of customer service to which Glasswells customers have come to expect, working Monday to Friday 40 hours a week. The job is physically demanding and the successful applicant will need to be punctual, reliable and polite.

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Bury St Edmunds

Commercial Flooring Surveyor | Full Time

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and competent sales representative to join our successful Commercial Interiors division. The majority of our work involves the supply and installation of contract flooring and carpets to businesses, working predominantly with house builders across the county. The role involves on-site visits, measuring and estimating and day-to-day project management and communication with our clients. Experience within the flooring supply industry would be advantageous, however full training will be given to any applicants with a strong background in sales (B2B or retail). This is an exciting opportunity for anyone looking to begin a long and rewarding career at Glasswells.

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Carpets

Bury St Edmunds

Warehouse Operative / Forklift Driver | Full Time

A forklift driver is required to work within our busy team at Kempson Way.  Applicants must have an articulated (Aislemaster/Bendi/Flexi) and/or counterbalance forklift license and a full driving license would be advantageous.  Experience in goods in, picking, packing, despatch, computerised location systems and stock control would be useful.

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Bury St Edmunds

DRIVERS | Full Time 

We are looking for HGV class 2 and 7.5 Tonne drivers. The position involves handling valuable possessions and liaising directly with our customers, so experience would be preferred. Working as part of a two-person team, you will need to be physically fit and strong to safely lift heavy household items. A clean driving licence is necessary and you must be up to date with Driver CPC training.

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Ipswich

Cook | Full Time

This position is perfect for a competent person who is passionate about creating a variety of high quality dishes from scratch.  Strong organisational skills and a flair for cooking are required in this multi-tasking role where you will be responsible for the quality, presentation and consistency of the orders within the kitchen, ensuring they meet our high standards and are delivered to our customers on time. Alternate weekends, no evenings.

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Bury St Edmunds

Flooring Assistant | Full Time

We require a sales focused person with excellent customer communication skills to join our busy flooring department.  You will be responsible for store sales and visiting customers’ homes to take measurements.  You will use our in-house computerised estimating system to create comprehensive and accurate quotations, therefore attention to detail is essential.  Experience in the flooring industry would be advantageous, however full training will be given to the right person.  A full and clean driving license is required.

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Wooden Flooring

Bury St Edmunds

Receptionist | Full Time | Bury St Edmunds

We are looking for a confident administrator to work on our customer facing Reception desk. You will have excellent communication skills, an outgoing personality and the ability to work well as part of a team.  This varied role includes dealing with customer enquiries, both in store and over the telephone, email and live chat, processing orders on our in-house computer system, taking payments and handling cash, arranging deliveries, plus general post and filing duties. A good level of IT skills are required. This job will include working weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.

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