Swansea City Job Vacancies

Welcome to the Swansea BID city centre vacancies page

Here you will find a range of jobs and volunteering opportunities that are currently being offered by businesses in the BID area.  Unless otherwise stated please do not contact the BID offices to apply for this jobs.  Please follow the instructions on each posting.  Please mention this page when applying.

If you would like advice and support for applying for any of these vacancies then contact Gower College Swansea’s Better jobs, Better futures  team, based on The Kingsway.  They also have a range of vacancies listed, which you can find here.

There are several recruitment agencies in the city centre offering a variety of roles across the city you can find their vacancies by clicking the links below.

Blue Arrow                     Adecco Recruitment               Smart Solutions Recruitment

PMP Recruitment         Cordant People                        Work Wales 

If you are a business in the BID area and would like to list your vacancy on this site then please contact [email protected]




Position: Sous Chef at Turtle Bay

Full Time

Full time

£26000 to £28000

Company Contact Details:

Turtle bay Swansea
10 Castle St, Swansea SA1 1JF

As a Sous Chef you will…

You’ll have a true passion for preparing delicious food - you’ll love seeing guests enjoying dishes you produce, and you’ll be a team player willing to turn your hands to most things in the kitchen.
You’ll be proud of what you do and a true professional in the kitchen!
You will love helping people to develop and grow their skills. You will be entrusted with coaching and developing your line chefs to drive the quality and performance of your kitchen forward.
You will work with commercial awareness, always striving to deliver the best quality dishes you can.
You’ll make sure that your kitchen is always clean and safe!
You’ll naturally become a positive ambassador for the brand, ensuring that all guests experience our unique Turtle Bay vibe.

Our ideal candidate will have…

You will have excellent leadership skills with experience of managing, motivating, and coaching a large and successful team.
You’ll have confidence and experience in running the quieter shifts in your Head Chef’s absence.
You will have a strong commercial awareness, with previous financial accountability experience in a high-performing kitchen.
You’ll have a background in kitchen management, with strong attention to detail and a desire to progress further in your career.
High food hygiene and safety standards with experience in meeting Health and Safety standard expectations.
Strong organisational skills, with experience of supporting your Head Chef with stocks, costing, and labour.


How to Apply: Online - https://turtlebay.co.uk/job/?jid=QIOpfnujmsL2nLkRQ7WI5w%3D%3D



Position: Optometrist at Vision Express

Full Time

23.25 per week

Competitive

Company Contact Details:

Vision Express Swansea
The Quadrant Centre, 30-31 Nelson St, Swansea SA1 3QW

Are you passionate about creating joy for your customers? We are looking for a registered optometrist to join our in-store team that can help us to create joy in vision for our customers, through an expert and trusted eyecare experience.

What can you expect from the role?

At Vision Express we win together, so all our colleagues have a role to play in making our customers feel special. You will spend most of your day getting to know your customers, delivering a personalised and trusted eye test experience, helping them get the right eyecare solutions for their needs.

It is up to you to bring our brand to life in every customer interaction you have. However, you will see more than just the examination room. You will be involved in shaping our success, through working closely with your store manager to build a high achieving team that delivers an experience that creates joy in vision.

You can expect a busy environment where everyone is working towards the same goal and where our culture and values are at the heart of everything we do.


About you

For this role, you will need to be a GOC/CORU registered optometrist with a passion for providing a unique customer experience.

We know you matter and that is why it is our commitment to make this a job you enjoy by recognising your achievements and encouraging you to be involved in shaping our success. Our Game Changing leaders will support your career with excellent training and development opportunities. There are limitless horizons, whether that be professionally, into management or investing in a partnership with us.


How to Apply: Online - https://www.visionexpresscareers.com/job/optometrist-in-swansea-jid-887



Position: Bar Tender at TGI Fridays

Part Time

10 per week

Competitive starting salary + unlimited gratuities

Company Contact Details:

TGI Fridays Swansea
39-40 Wind St, Swansea SA1 1EE

Becoming a Fridays Bartender makes you part of a special circle of elite bartenders... your personality will shine as you entertain our guests with flairing, cocktail knowledge and banter. Our bartenders are the best in the business, and work hard to get there. It’s not easy but being the best never is! By the end of your training, you will have gained knowledge in the history and background of our spirits, our food menu and be an expert in over 100 cocktails!

Anything is possible at Fridays and there is genuinely no better time to join our family. Start your journey with Fridays today!

Benefits

With a fun, lively working environment, competitive salary and a whole host of other benefits, Fridays offers a not to be missed career opportunity. At Fridays we deliver the best that we can to our guests, and this is only possible due to our amazing and committed teams. Take a look below at just some of the benefits of working at Fridays.

· 100% of gratuities are paid to our team and these are unlimited.

· We value the importance of work life balance, that is why if at times we ask you to work extra hours, you will be paid for each extra hour that you work. We also pay time and a half when you work more than 48 hours in a week.

· Flexible working patterns to support your work life balance.

· Skill development programmes that support a fast-track career progression

· Apprenticeships at progressive skill levels available for all.

· 28 days paid holiday (pro-rata)

· Weekly pay every Friday

· Pension scheme

· 50% off in all our restaurants.

· Refer a friend scheme with great bonuses for each successful referral.

· Reward programmes, long service awards and staff recognition and incentives.

· The opportunity to join a great, passionate team and make new friends along the way!


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3Mr730K



Position: Chef at TGI Fridays

Full Time

25 per week

Competitive starting salary of £10 per hour plus u

Company Contact Details:

TGI Fridays Swansea
39-40 Wind St, Swansea SA1 1EE

With a fun, lively working environment, competitive salary and a whole host of other benefits, Fridays offers a not to be missed career opportunity. At Fridays we deliver the best that we can to our guests, and this is only possible due to our amazing and committed teams. Take a look below at just some of the benefits of working at Fridays.


· 100% of gratuities are paid to our team and these are unlimited.

· We value the importance of work life balance, that is why if at times we ask you to work extra hours, you will be paid for each extra hour that you work. We also pay time and a half when you work more than 48 hours in a week.

· Flexible working patterns to support your work life balance.

· Skill development programmes that support a fast-track career progression

· Apprenticeships at progressive skill levels available for all.

· 28 days paid holiday (pro-rata)

· Weekly pay every Friday

· Pension scheme

· 50% off in all our restaurants.

· Refer a friend scheme with great bonuses for each successful referral.

· Reward programmes, long service awards and staff recognition and incentives.

· The opportunity to join a great, passionate team and make new friends along the way!


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3yJOz7y



Position: Team Member at Denny's

Not Specified

Varies

£6.00-£9.50 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Denny's Swansea
Parc Tawe Retail Park, Swansea SA1 2AS

As a member of Front of house, you provide more than a meal for your guests. You provide an experience that goes way beyond taste. This is about how they feel when they're your guest - from the time they walk in the diner, to the time they leave. A Passion for Culinary is the Denny’s Way!

The perfect candidate should have previous experience working as a server or restaurant support and will be an excellent communicator and passionate about food. The pace is fast, and the standards are high but if you are passionate about delivering an exceptional guest experience, it could be a great next step in your career.

If you think you have what it takes to be part of a growing brand, then we want to hear from you.

We are looking for people who:

· Consistently exhibit The Denny’s way and Denny’s Guiding Principles

· Can deliver excellent customer service

· Is self-sufficient and has the ‘can do’ attitude.

· Presents themselves as professional, punctual and has great communication skills.

· Is observant and attentive.

· Has an outstanding personality and able to demonstrate this with our guests.

· Possesses strong product and menu knowledge

· Adheres to Denny’s UK Brand Standards and internal policies and procedures

What’s in it for you?

· Additional benefits including staff discount

· Extensive training in all areas and investment in your future

· Opportunity to work with community projects

· Excellent career progression for high performers in a growing company that will be rolling throughout the UK

· Reward programmes recognising employee longevity and recognising those who promote us as an employer of choice


How to Apply: Online via Indeed - https://uk.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Swansea&start=10&vjk=6a87a41cb4a8a317



Position: Waiter/Waitress at Ask Italian

Not Specified

Variable

up to £8.91 per hour, plus tips & benefits.

Company Contact Details:

Ask Swansea
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

At ASK Italian our mission is simple, we want people to do more than eat Italian food, we want them to eat like an Italian - to enjoy the entire experience, escaping from the day to day, connecting with friends and family and of course enjoying great Italian food.

If you're passionate and enthusiastic about Italy, Italian food and culture, this could be the start of something special. We respect the people we serve, we drive family values and love the environment we work in.



As a Waiter we'll give you:

Full training into role and great opportunities for career development, including fully accredited and industry recognised qualifications.
Fantastic hourly rate, with a share of the tips on top.
50% discount at ASK Italian and Zizzi restaurants (including drinks!)
Free meals on shift with a heavily discounted menu range too.
New uniform provided, including shoes.
28 days paid holiday, pro rata.
Pension contributions.
ASK Italian are closed on Christmas day, meaning you'll be able to spend Christmas exactly as you choose.
Online employee hub - ASK Italian's answer to social media, where you can see what's going on across the company and also see your rota, request holidays and have access to a huge range of further benefits including:
Access to wages earned through Wagestream,
Well-being and GP support for yourself and your family,
Discounts on loads of lifestyle brands including Cinema and Travel,
You'll be part of a great team, creating and enjoying fantastic experiences and making friends for life!


As a Waiter we will ASK you to:

Have a passion for people, food and love everything Italian.
Step forward and Welcome our customers like a friend to your home.
Work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with an eye for detail and a drive for excellent service and standards
Have fantastic knowledge of our menu, understand our customers, and deliver an amazing experience every time.


How to Apply: Online - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/stores/93



Position: Assistant manager at Ask Italian

Full Time

Full time

Competitive

Company Contact Details:

Ask Swansea
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

As an Assistant Manager you'll get:

Full training into role and great opportunities for career development, including our Management Leadership programme.
Fantastic salary, with a share of the tips on top.
50% discount at ASK Italian and Zizzi restaurants (including drinks!)
Free meals on shift with a heavily discounted menu range too.
28 days paid holiday, pro rata.
Pension contributions.
ASK Italian are closed on Christmas day, meaning you'll be able to spend Christmas exactly as you choose.
Online employee hub - ASK Italian's answer to social media, where you can see what's going on across the company and also see your rota, request holidays and have access to a huge range of further benefits including:
Access to wages earned, through Wagestream,
Well-being and GP support for yourself and your family,
Discounts on loads of lifestyle brands including Cinema and Travel,
You'll be part of a great team, creating and enjoying fantastic experiences and making friends for life!


How to Apply: Online - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=4086



Position: Head Chef at Wagamama

Full Time

Full time

£35,000.00 to £40,000.00 per annum

Company Contact Details:

Wagamama Swansea
unit 14, the city gates, swansea, sa1 1ee

Be you | be a head chef

You don't need previous experience cooking asian food . what's important is you've got strong experience leading a team in a fast-paced kitchen

Be part of one of the uk's fastest growing restaurant brands, and in return you'll get |

A brilliant salary paid every 4 weeks + earn up to £8,000 bonus per year
48-hour contract + 28 days holiday
An average of 9.6 hours per shift, 5 days a week. 2 days off per week
Free wagamama meal on shift
Clean chef whites on every shift
Christmas day off
Dedicated 6-week training programme when you start
Internal development programmes to support you to progress
Apprenticeship opportunities (including degree level) i gain national qualifications
Medical insurance + company pension scheme
Financial wellbeing support
30% discount at wagamama + other trg brands when dining with friends + family
Perkbox | retail, gyms + restaurant discounts

What you'll do |

Depending on the shift you work, you may start as early as 7am or finish as late as midnight. you will work an average of 9.6 hours per shift
Create a positive kitchen environment where your team feel welcomed + cared for
Share your passion + knowledge of wagamama food, ingredients + cooking techniques with your whole team
Implement clear procedures to ensure quality + consistency in every dish served
Manage the line effectively to ensure all food is delivered on time, meeting demands of service
Deal with guest feedback + implement appropriate action plans
Effectively control you gp + labour budget
Work alongside your general manager to achieve financial targets
Ensure your kitchen is always clean + safe for your team + guests
You make sure you follow food safety and health + safety standards throughout your shift
Spot, nurture + develop talent within your team

About you |

You've got demonstrable experience leading a team in a fast-paced kitchen
You're a real people person, with a passion for food + achieving results with your team
You're experienced working with online delivery companies + running a take out operation
You're a pro when it comes to controlling gp + managing your labour budget
You have a strong understanding of food safety and health + safety procedures
You know your way around a p&l + are experienced achieving financial targets
You always recognise succession is vital + have previously built strong talent pipelines by developing your teams
You're a brilliant communicator, own what you do + embraces change


How to Apply: Online - https://wagamama.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=13175



Position: Chef at Ask Italian

Not Specified

Not specified

Up to £10.75 per hour & benefits

Company Contact Details:

Ask Swansea
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

As an ASK Italian Chef we'll give you:

Full training into role and great opportunities for career development, including fully accredited and industry recognised qualifications.
A fantastic hourly rate, with a share of the tips on top.
50% discount at ASK Italian and Zizzi restaurants (including drinks!)
Free meals on shift with a heavily discounted menu range too.
New uniform provided, including shoes.
28 days paid holiday, pro rata.
Pension contributions.
ASK Italian are closed on Christmas day, meaning you'll be able to spend Christmas exactly as you choose.
Online employee hub - ASK Italian's answer to social media, where you can see what's going on across the company and also see your rota, request holidays and have access to a huge range of further benefits including:
Access to wages earned through Wagestream,
Well-being and GP support for yourself and your family,
Discounts on loads of lifestyle brands including Cinema and Travel,
You'll be part of a great team, creating and enjoying fantastic experiences and making friends for life!


How to Apply: Online - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=4610



Position: Restaurant Supervisor at Ask Italian

Not Specified

not specified

Competitive hourly rate, plus tips & benefits

Company Contact Details:

Ask Swansea
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

As a Restaurant Supervisor we'll give you:

Starting as a Team Member, you'll receive full training into role and great opportunities for career development, including fully accredited and industry recognised qualifications.
Fantastic hourly rate, with a share of the tips on top.
50% discount at ASK Italian and Zizzi restaurants (including drinks!)
Free meals on shift with a heavily discounted menu range too.
New uniform provided, including shoes.
28 days paid holiday, pro rata.
Pension contributions.
ASK Italian are closed on Christmas day, meaning you'll be able to spend Christmas exactly as you choose.
Online employee hub - ASK Italian's answer to social media, where you can see what's going on across the company and also see your rota, request holidays and have access to a huge range of further benefits including:
Access to wages earned, through Wagestream,
Well-being and GP support for yourself and your family,
Discounts on loads of lifestyle brands including Cinema and Travel,
You'll be part of a great team, creating and enjoying fantastic experiences and making friends for life!


As a Restaurant Supervisor we will ASK you to:

Lead a team in a fast-paced environment with an eye for detail and a drive for excellent service and standards.
Inspire a passion for delivering great Italian food and culture within your team.
Have fantastic knowledge of our menu, understand our customers, and deliver an amazing experience every time.


How to Apply: Online - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=4612



Position: Late Night Team Member at Taco Bell

Full Time

Not Specified

£10.00-£11.00 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Taco Bell Swansea
1A Oxford St, Swansea SA1 3AE

Taco Bell Swansea, are looking for enthusiastic, fun & spontaneous individuals to join our Late Night team. Either full & part time positions.

Do you see yourself in the profile below?

Your smile tells everything about you! You radiate optimism and enthusiasm.
"Customer Mania" is written on your body.
You are a spontaneous and enthusiastic individual who likes to work in a team.
The wishes of the customer are always central to you, without losing sight of Taco Bell standards.
Work experience is not necessary; enthusiasm and wanting to work hard is more important.

We offer you a challenging position in an enthusiastic team, with a pleasant and informal working atmosphere. We are a unique company that works hard, but also pays much attention to fun and development!

You will work in a friendly team with a pleasant working atmosphere.
An enjoyable and educational work environment with plenty of room for personal development.
A place where attention to employees and respect for each other are central.
Hourly pay with flexible working hours that are easy to combine to your private life and/or study.
Development opportunities within a rapidly expanding organisation.
At the start of your job at Taco Bell we provide you with extensive training.

Once this is completed you can give our guests a great experience with excellent knowledge as a "Service Champion" and / or "Food Champion".

Is This You?

Customer-first mindset
Strong interpersonal skills
Dedicated to leading a team that strives for excellence
Able to commute in & out of the City Centre

Why Taco Bell?

We truly believe that where you work matters, and we know a thing or two about what makes employees happy. Join us on our mission of feeding people’s lives with más!
We know that employees want a company they can live and grow with; they crave a unique culture that fosters creativity and encourages pursuit of passion, and they look for opportunities to take risks, develop skills and learn in ways that fit their lifestyle
We foster a culture of authenticity for you to feel at home with the Taco Bell family


How to Apply: Online via Indeed - https://indeedhi.re/3sLV2Lt



Position: Sales Assistant at HMV

Part Time

5 per week

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

HMV Swansea
Unit 1, 18 - 20 St Mary's Square, Swansea SA1 5HR

hmv has been the home of entertainment in the UK since 1921.

If you really know your stuff about the products that we sell and can inspire customers and deliver exceptional service, we can offer you an exciting career in entertainment retail.

Using your specialist product and market knowledge, you’ll contribute to hmv’s success through providing first class customer service, merchandising and replenishing stock.

In addition to the above, you will need to work the hours advertised.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to diversity and inclusion.

Please note that successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK


How to Apply: Online - https://careers.hmv.com/Recruitment/JobDetail?pid=BUUXCYXK87WR04



Position: Barista at The Dolphin Hotel

Not Specified

Not Specified

£9.50 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Dolphin Hotel Swansea
Oxford St, Whitewalls, Swansea SA1 3AB

Join our team at Café Lucia, Dolphin Hotel in Swansea. You will be required to lead team members and train new staff on making speciality coffees and other hot beverages. Some knowledge of food perp - paninis, sandwiches and toasties is required. You must also be skilful in merchandising and upselling skills.


How to Apply: Online via Indeed - https://uk.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=swansea&from=searchOnHP&vjk=542da357aa8022d3



Position: Customer Assistant at Vue Cinema

Part Time

Not Specified

Not Specified

Company Contact Details:

Vue Swansea
York St, Swansea SA1 3LZ

We are looking for Customer Assistants who are passionate about great customer service to join the team here at Vue Swansea.

Vue Swansea has 12 screens and is located on York Street, next to the Quandrant Shopping Centre, in the centre of historic Swansea. Our cinema is easily accessible by car and a number of local bus services also stop nearby.

ACT 1 – WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

As a Customer Assistant you’ll be responsible for a wide variety of duties across the cinema.

As well as delivering exceptional customer service you will help the cinema to meet daily sales targets by recommending films and up-selling our premium seating options and latest deals on drinks and snacks.

You’ll check tickets, replenish stock and work as part of a team to get each screen ready for the next film in record time, helping to keep the whole cinema clean and tidy so every customer can enjoy the Vue ‘big screen’ experience at its best.

ACT 2 – WHAT YOU’LL NEED

You’ll need enthusiasm, confidence, and enjoy working in a busy target driven environment where no two days are ever the same. Previous customer service experience would be beneficial but it isn’t essential as full training will be given.

THE FINALE – WHY YOU’LL WANT IT

Great training, a fun environment, unlimited free cinema tickets for you plus three guest passes per week, discounts on food and drinks and other discounts with high-street and online retailers.

There are also fantastic development opportunities for those looking to start a career.

THE CREDITS – WORKING HOURS

This is a part time contract; you’ll need to be flexible to work late evening and weekends (sometimes as late as 4AM).

Peak times for us are Friday to Sunday plus school holidays and we are able to offer additional hours during these busy periods.

Due to these hours, in order to be compliant with the Working Time Regulations 1998 candidates wishing to apply for this position must be over 18.


How to Apply: Online via Indeed - https://uk.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=swansea&start=10&vjk=2adf0823e80ed84e