Want to work at the beach? We're recruiting!

Front of house waiting staff and cafe assistants

Experienced Front of House & Waiting Staff wanted at the Hive Beach & Watch House Café for the 2017 season.

Full and part time positions available

You’ll have great customer service skills; be able to speak to customers and make them feel welcome. We love staff who can to use their own initiative, complete a job to high standard and who are willing to go the extra mile for customers and other staff members. 

Punctuality is essential, so you’ll have excellent time management skills and are flexible; throughout the day different areas within the Cafes will have a range of jobs to undertake and complete. 

Previous experience preferred but not essential as training will be given, but we do ask that you have a general interest in food and understand the importance of good customer service. 

We are looking for experienced waiting staff who have knowledge & experience  of using TouchBistro: Tablet Point of Sale (POS) Systems would be desirable. 

First contact with customers, so a friendly approach is essential along with the ability to remember customer requirements. Making coffee, (Barista skills and experience an advantage) taking food to customers, clearing tables, ensuring customer areas remain tidy at all times and that customers are happy.

To find out more or apply for any of the above positions please email michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk with a copy of your CV and a covering letter detailing why you are suitable for the position. 

 

KITCHEN PORTER – HIVE BEACH CAFÉ BURTON BRADSTOCK

We urgently require a Kitchen Porter to join the Hive team and work in our busy Beach Café at Burton Bradstock.

Previous Kitchen Porter experience would be an advantage but is not essential.

You’ll be working in a fast paced busy kitchen with competing priorities, so being able to multi-task and take direction is essential.

You will be presentable, reliable and flexible and ensure tasks are carried out as quickly as possible.

Main Duties would include:

·       Collect and wash up pots and pans.

·       Unload food and equipment deliveries.

·       Keep the storage areas and walk in fridges clean and organised.

·       Keep wash up and work surfaces, walls and floors clean and sanitised.

·       Other duties as required to ensure the smooth running of food service at the Cafe.

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk

 

 

RESTAURANT MANAGER - THE CLUB HOUSE WEST BEXINGTON DORSET DT2 9DF

To have full accountability for the attraction, engagement & development of the entire restaurant team to drive lower labour turnover & improve guest satisfaction.

Great opportunity to join a great team in a beautiful location

You will be:

An engaging & inspiring Leader

Friendly, positive & energetic

An excellent role model

A good communicator

Organised & an effective planner

Self-motivated and highly driven to achieve exceptional results

Good at developing individuals to achieve work & life goals

Ensure the Restaurant complies with all legal requirements, standards & procedures

Working with the front of house and kitchen team, you will be experienced in restaurant and hospitality management.

You will be experienced in managing, scheduling and developing staff.

Customer service excellence is essential as you will be part of the team welcoming customers to our unique destination on the beautiful Jurassic coastline where guests come to enjoy the best quality of food and service.

Being an active part of the team, maintaining the highest standards, and working together to follow all procedures throughout the establishment and ensure all regulations are met, whilst encouraging a happy and healthy work environment.

Basic food and hygiene / health and safety knowledge is expected

Managing a team in this industry and a recognised qualification is preferable

 

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk

 

 

WAITING STAFF THE CLUB HOUSE WEST BEXINGTON DORSET DT2 9DF

 

Working as part of our team in our beautiful new restaurant you will be required to take orders, serve food and prepare tables. An important part of the work is to make customers feel welcome and comfortable during their meal.

Main duties would include:

·       greeting customers as they arrive and showing them to their table

·       giving out menus and taking orders for food and drink

·       serving food and drinks

·       dealing with bill payments

·       making sure tables are clean and tidy

·       work with other staff as a team

·       work diligently to achieve outstanding service quality

Experienced in waiting/hospitality is preferable with duties not limited to the above list. We require applicants to be able to multi task under pressure and step into other Front of House hospitality roles to meet the needs of the business.

Customer service excellence is essential as you will be part of the team welcoming customers to our unique destination on the beautiful Jurassic coastline where guests come to enjoy the best quality of food and service.

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk

 

 

WAREHOUSE AND MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR – HIVE BEACH HQ BURTON BRADSTOCK

 

Based at the Hive HQ in Burton Bradstock and covering sites in beautiful locations around Burton Bradstock, West Bexington and West Bay, the main purpose of the job is to supervise, co-ordinate and carry out daily warehouse activities and site maintenance.

A brief requirement outline:

·       start of day café /restaurant set up to include deliveries, maintenance and cleaning, across all sites

·       managing goods in and goods out and maintaining stock levels and stock control in the warehouse

·       complete daily vehicle checks and documentation

 

Skills & Experience

·       Must hold a full, clean UK drivers Licence

·       Forklift truck trained/licence

·       25 years old +

·       Experienced in basic maintenance skills

·       Basic computer skills – Word & Excel

·       Physically fit and able to move stock and equipment

·       Flexible approach to work and managing changing priorities

·       Good time management and organisation skills

·       Ability to work co-operatively with others and independently without supervision

·       Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, organised and pro-active.

·       Proven work experience as a warehouse supervisor/manager

 

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk

 

 

FRONT OF HOUSE - HIVE BEACH CAFÉ BURTON BRADSTOCK

 

Fantastic opportunities for Front of House Waiting Staff & Cafe Assistants for the 2018 season

Full and part time positions available

We're looking for FOH staff with great customer service skills that will meet & greet our customers and make them feel welcome. We love staff that use their initiative, complete a job to high standard and who are willing to go the extra mile for customers and other staff members.

 

Previous experience preferred but training will be given, however, we do ask that you have a general interest in food and understand the importance of good customer service.

 

We provide table service so knowledge & experience of using iPad Point of Sale (POS) systems would be an advantage.

 

You’ll have excellent time management skills, are flexible and confident to upsell wine & product ranges. Duties will include; waiting tables, making coffee, (Barista skills and experience an advantage), taking food to customers, clearing tables, ensuring customer areas remain tidy at all times and that our customers have a great experience.

 

If you'd like to join our crew or fancy working at the beach this summer, then get in touch...we look forward to hearing from you!

 

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk

 

 

BAKERY ASSISTANT – HIVE BEACH HQ BURTON BRADSTOCK

 

Joining the bakery team you will be based at our micro bakery in Burton Bradstock providing bread, fresh cakes and sweet treats to our cafes & restaurant. The bakery team also provides a level of support to each site through ordering goods, delivery and help with visual display of goods.

 

We have full time positions available and would be looking for the below in candidates.

·       Proven experience as baker and love for baking

·       Great work ethics, enthusiasm, and willingness to learn

·       Good hygiene standards

·       Attention to detail

·       Available for early morning starts

 

We look forward to hearing from you with a CV and covering letter to michelle@hivebeachcafe.co.uk