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: Fitness trainer at The Gym - Swansea

Part Time

12 per week

Company Contact Details:

The gym - Swansea
36a Princess Way, Swansea SA1 5HE

To enrich our great team, we are looking for a Fitness Trainer, someone who embraces our members, the team and our culture.

You’re perfect for this role if you…
Have a passion for health, fitness, well-being and all-round excellence.
Are a Level 3 qualified Fitness / Personal trainer
Lead from the front and by example, happy to get stuck in and set the standard for service
Have an unwavering commitment to understand the expectations of your members and working hard to grow your business
Can work within the compliance parameters whilst delivering the highest service levels possible during the day to day running of the gym.
Have a proven track record of success and are eager to bring that winning attitude to The Gym.
Have a positive approach to supporting the management team, colleagues and members
Are proactive in business development and keen to grow your Personal Training client base.


How to Apply: The gym website - https://bit.ly/3yi55Jn



Position: Sous Chef at Ask Italian

Full Time

Varied

Competitive hourly rate

Company Contact Details:

Ask Swansea
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

As a Sous Chef we'll give you:

Full training into role and great opportunities for career development, including our Leadership programme.
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 Sous Chef we will ASK you to:

Take responsibility for the kitchen in the absence of the Head Chef.
Have a huge passion for our Italian food, and the desire to deliver our menu and specs perfectly.
Inspire and lead your team in consistently delivering our amazing dishes and standards.
Be fully versed on health and safety procedures ensuring that the kitchen is safe, always.
Be confident in management across all areas including prep and par, stock and order, ticket and line.
Have previous experience at a similar level, ideally within a branded restaurant.


How to Apply: Company website - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=684



Position: Bus driver at Adventure Travel

Not Specified

Flexible hours as many or as little as wanted.

£9.50 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Lauryn Tunnell – [email protected] - 02920 44 2040 ex 5

We are looking for qualified bus drivers to join our Swansea depot.



Part-Time or Full-Time we have something for you!

What will we offer you?

Training - Vehicle and route familiarisation with a mentor when you first start.
Free onsite parking.
Variety of shifts
Job security - We are part of a multi-national transport company.
Competitive Salary – £9.50ph with potential opportunities for overtime.
Free travel - On any Adventure Travel routes for you and your family.
Company pension - Competitive company pension with a leading provider.
Regular income - Weekly pay.
Progression - You may be happy to keep working as a PCV driver, or in time you can look to join our team of supervisors and managers.
The ideal candidate is:

Customer service focused.
Happy to work a variety of shifts, including early mornings, evenings, and weekends.
Patient, safe and reliable.


How to Apply: Email - [email protected]



Position: Front of House Staff at Juniper Place & Old Havana

Not Specified

Varied

£6.54-£9.00 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Juniper Place
1 York St, Swansea SA1 3LZ

At Juniper Place and Old Havana we are looking for a Front of House staff to join our team at our Swansea site. Juniper Place is a relaxed British Gin Bar and restaurant attached to Wales premier live micro distillery - where we produce the award winning ‘Cygnet Gin’ and above you’ll find Old Havana: a vibrant Cuban cocktail and tapas bar with a relaxed holiday vibe. With customer experience being our number one priority, we aim to ensure every guest leaves with a smile on their face and a night to remember.

What is the role?

We are looking for a passionate floor staff with a bright personality and excellent customer service.

Reporting to the floor supervisors, the right candidate will need to be energetic and enthusiastic about the role and its responsibilities. Being a fast-paced, dynamic environment, ideally experience of working in a hospitality setting preferred but not essential.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Permanent

Salary: £6.54-£9.00 per hour

Additional pay:

Tips
Benefits:

Discounted or free food
Flexible schedule
Schedule:

8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Weekends
Experience:

catering: 1 year (preferred)


How to Apply: Via Indeed - https://uk.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=swansea&vjk=22575889522b7434



Position: Kitchen Porter at Ask Italian

Part Time

Varied

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

Company Contact Details:

Ask Italian
6 Wind Street, Swansea, SA1 1DF

As a Kitchen Porter 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 Kitchen Porter we will ASK you to:

Have a passion for food, the ability to follow direction and a desire to learn.
Work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with an eye for detail and a drive for excellent standards.


How to Apply: Online - https://ask.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=633



Position: Sales advisor at Superdrug

Part Time

5.5

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

Superdrug
Unit 35b The Quadrant Centre, SWANSEA, SA1 3QW

Our Sales Advisors are key to growing sales and creating an outstanding customer experience. Being focused on the daily operational running of the store they are more than just sales people. By being customer focused, working as a team and living The Perfume Shop brand you are truly our "Perfume People" who drive the success of our business.

RESPONSIBILITIES

You will love the customers and enjoy working with them to ensure they have the best customer experience;
You enjoy working as a team to deliver result;
You will be a key holder for the store, following all key security procedures (Over 18 only);
You will be responsible for checking and attending your planned shifts;
You will be accountable for the prevention of sock loss including damages, theft, breakage and transaction errors.


How to Apply: Online - https://bit.ly/3hCJG6i



Position: Retail shift leader at Krispy Kreme

Full Time

25 per week

£9 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Krispy Kreme Swansea
Quadrant Shopping Centre, Wassail Square, Swansea SA1 3QW

Your new role

• Supervise team members by training and mentoring

• Produce & present all doughnuts to company brand standards

• Assist with creating team member rotas for each shift

• Support the absence and performance within team

• Take ownership of team meetings and briefings and share business updates

• Create a fun, engaging work environment to motivate and reward your team

• To maintain standards of Health, Safety & cleanliness

• Use your expert knowledge learnt from the training you will be given to advise customers of our products

• Maintain stock levels, replenishing displays

What we offer

· Hourly paid, shift work

· 28 days holidays

· Pension

· Life Assurance

· A range of flexible benefits

· Training and great career development opportunities

· Team fun with social events throughout the year

· Doughnuts and coffee of course!

· Uniform provided

What we look for

· Previous supervisory experience from a similar fast paced environment

· Excellent customer facing skills with the confidence and ability to establish a rapport with customers

· Team player with the ability and willingness to work collaboratively and professionally with colleagues at all levels

· Excellent English both spoken and written

· Experience of working in a food retail environment is a plus but not essential


How to Apply: Online - https://www.krispykremecareers.co.uk/vacancies?filter=RETAIL&vacancy=67f42dd2-bffd-4bb6-9676-70095abf1d00



Position: Front of house/Bar Staff at Bunkers Swansea

Part Time

12-16 per week

Up to £8.91 per hour

Company Contact Details:

Bunkers Swansea
Unit 18, 19 Little Wind St, Swansea SA1 1ED

Must be 18 and older due to late night bar environment.

Energetic and charismatic individual needed for fast paced venue catering to all ages.

A proven record of Great customer service Essential!

Bar and restaurant experience required but not necessary.

MUST! be available to work weekends and unsociable hours.


How to Apply: Via Indeed - https://indeedhi.re/3qSruK6



Position: Head of department (Bar Supervisor) at Bunkers Swansea

Full Time

Full time

Up to £22,230.00 per year

Company Contact Details:

Bunkers Swansea
Unit 18, 19 Little Wind St, Swansea SA1 1ED

Scope and General Purpose: To ensure the smooth running of the Indoor Golf Centre whilst completing Open and Close Shifts. Safety, Service and Standards will remain the key focus on sift as well as the day to day management of the Centre and team members.


How to Apply: Via Indeed - https://indeedhi.re/3hpn8H5



Position: Bar and waiting staff at Zinco Lounge

Not Specified

Varied

£8.00 To £9.20 Per Hour

Company Contact Details:

Zinco lounge
30 Princess Way, Swansea, SA1 5HE

What we want

Our Bar & Waiting Team do more than serve and pour; they get to enjoy the feeling of seeing our regulars and knowing they've made their day a little bit brighter. With us, you'll look forward to every shift and get to do what you love, spending time with other Loungers who'll become more than workmates.

Our brand of hustle and bustle is comforting, welcoming and familiar - just how we like it. So, when you're on shift, you'll bring an energy and passion for service that would be wasted anywhere else. We're different. At our Lounges, you can bring your true self to work. We wouldn't expect anything less.

What do you get?

Join our Bar & Waiting Team, and you'll get a competitive salary
Power over your pay with Wagestream
Meal on duty and paid breaks
Unlimited 50% off staff discount to enjoy outside working hours.
Freedom from uniforms.
The most talked-about staff party in hospitality- Loungefest! Best of all, you get to be a Lounger.


How to Apply: Online - https://lounges.ats.emea1.fourth.com/vacancies?id=8704



Position: Bridal Sales Consultant at Wed2B

Part Time

4 hours per week

£9 per hour

Company Contact Details:

7 High St, Swansea SA1 1LE

As a Bridal Sales Consultant, you will thrive on providing excellent customer service to brides and their entourage. This will involve everything from welcoming customers advising of styles and products, to styling brides in the fitting room and making sure that our stock is well displayed and cared for.

Your main responsibility will be to assist customers in finding their perfect wedding dress, accessories, and bridesmaid dresses. You will offer advice, about the company’s products and prices, stock availability and provide advice on alterations where applicable. Working individually and as part of a team to deliver and achieve company sales targets and incentives. We will provide you with industry leading training that enables you to develop your career as a knowledgeable bridal specialist, even if you haven’t worked in this sector before.

A Bit More About the Role

Warmly welcome the customers into store and provide all the information that they will need to know about their visit to us.
Support the bride to select dresses to try on by confidently utilising product knowledge.
Assist the bride in the fitting room, ensuring the correct sizing and fit of the dress on the bride.
Use imaginative and effective language to showcase products and support the bride with selecting her perfect dress.
Promote and drive online reviews through excellent rapport building
Be driven buy and focussed on personal and company sales targets on a consistent basis.
Stock care and handling
Attend and participate in store meetings and training sessions as required by your manager.
What We Can Expect From You

Previous experience in a customer facing role.
Proficient level of numeracy and literacy
Previous experience in a sales role
Previous experience in bridal industry is desirable
Fashion or Design qualification desirable
Tailoring or sewing skills are desirable


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



Position: Cafe/bar and events manager at Urban Foundry

Full Time

40 per week

£22,880.00

Company Contact Details:

HQ Urban Kitchen, (former Tapestri Café), Llys Glas, Orchard Street, Swansea.

This is an ideal opportunity for anyone with experience and love of the Hospitality Industry to spread their wings.
Urban Foundry is looking for a person that can drive HQ Urban Kitchen forward, someone who shares in the ideals of the Urban Foundry organisation and will work efficiently and honestly towards making the project a success.
Responsibilities
Specific tasks will include:
• Managing all day-to-day operations
• Hiring and recruitment of waiting staff, baristas and assisting the chef/ cook with the hiring of staff
• Supervising and training employees. Specific barista training will be given
• Coordination and liaison with suppliers and all related ordering. Ensuring all goods
delivered are to a high standard
• Preparing weekly/ monthly rotas for staff and finding suitable replacements in cases of absence.
• Manage and contribute to the social media pages for the venue e.g., posting content, updating information/activities, and answering queries
• Ensuring all expenses are within budget and trying to identify ways of decreasing operational costs
• Making and taking inventories of all stock
• Resolving customer complaints and maintaining high levels of Customer Service
• Suggesting and implementing new business ideas to follow market trends, this can be done through menus, events, or other means
• Identifying and implementing ways of attracting and retaining customers
• Working closely with kitchen staff to ensure high standards of food is delivered to customers
Standard practice of timesheets, cleaning schedules, budgeting, liaison meetings, HACCP, Health and Safety, COSCH, security and general oversight of maintenance/upkeep of the facilities
• Effective communication skills with staff members and management at Urban Foundry and ensuring that the project relates to and aligns with our wider values and mission
• Relevant Health and Safety Certifications and Alcohol Licensing (training can be given)
• Hands on working across all areas of the project
• Cash Handling, float management and till reconciliation daily. Accurate cashing up and money transfer to safe
• Monitoring compliance within the premises (alarm testing, Legionella, fire safety etc. This is specific to the University and training can be given)
• Liaising with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David estates management for any relevant facilities management issues

We seek colleagues who are: team players; able to work on their own initiative; value driven; kind and patient; creative and resourceful; tenacious; adaptable and resilient; collaborative; diligent; good at multi-tasking; focused; and punctual.
We are none of us perfect, but we like to think we are much of these things and we want to find new colleagues who are too.


How to Apply: If you feel this role could be for you, please send an up-to-date CV and brief cover letter (no more than one side of A4) as to why you feel this could be the position for you. Please submit your application to: [email protected] by 22.7.2021



Position: Head chef/cook at Urban Foundry

Full Time

40 per week

£21,840.00

Company Contact Details:

HQ Urban Kitchen, (former Tapestri Café), Llys Glas, Orchard Street, Swansea.

This is an ideal opportunity for anyone with experience and a love of cooking and catering within the Hospitality Industry to spread their wings.
Urban Foundry is looking for a person that can drive HQ Urban Kitchen forward, someone who shares in the ideals of the Urban Foundry organisation and will work efficiently and honestly towards making the project a success.
Responsibilities
The role will include:
• A love of fresh, wholesome food and the cooking of it
• A passion and interest in local food suppliers and ingredients and the use of them
• Managing all day-to-day operations of a busy working commercial kitchen
• Helping with the hiring of assistant kitchen staff
• Supervising and training kitchen staff.
• Coordination and liaison with suppliers and all related food ordering. Ensuring all goods delivered are to a high standard
• Helping to prepare weekly/ monthly kitchen staffing rotas
• Creating exciting menus which are sensibly and realistically priced for the target audiences
• Producing fresh, daily specials and seasonal menus
• Making and taking inventories of all kitchen stock
• Continued kitchen stock rotation to minimize wastage
• Working closely with front of house staff to ensure high standards of food is delivered to customers
• Standard practice of kitchen cleaning schedules, budgeting, liaison meetings, HACCP, Health and Safety, COSCH, sanitation, hygiene, allergens
• Effective communication skills with staff members and management at Urban Foundry
• Relevant Health and Safety Certifications and Food Training Certs

Monitoring compliance within the kitchen (Legionella, Salmonella etc. Some of this is specific to the University and training can be given)
• An understanding of the highs and lows of a busy kitchen and utilising worktime effectively to meet those demands
• Ensuring all kitchen equipment is cleaned and maintained to a high standard

We seek colleagues who are: team players; able to work on their own initiative; value driven; kind and patient; creative and resourceful; tenacious; adaptable and resilient; collaborative; diligent; good at multi-tasking; focused; and punctual.


How to Apply: please send an up-to-date CV and brief cover letter (no more than one side of A4) as to why you feel this could be the position for you. Please submit your application to: [email protected] (please do not send hard copies) by 22nd July 2021



Position: Sales advisor at Schuh

Part Time

Not specified

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

Schuh Swansea
The Quadrant Shopping Centre
St. Mary's Arcade Unit 31
Swansea
SA1 3QW

The customers’ journey needs to be flawless, from the minute they step through the door to the moment they leave. Their experience is at the heart of everything we do and this comes down to one simple thing. You! Do you reckon you know the shoe dictionary inside out? Can you distinguish between what's hot and what's not? Do you have the natural ability to engage with customers? Then you are in the right place. We love people who strive to be the best, thriving in a passionate, fast-pace and busy environment. You'll be the voice of our brand, delivering a unique shopping experience for each and every one of our fabulous customers.


How to Apply: Online - https://careers.schuh.co.uk/listings/store/4/2991/?page=4&pId=0&hId=0



Position: Stockroom assistant at Schuh

Part Time

Not specified

Not specified

Company Contact Details:

Schuh Swansea
The Quadrant Shopping Centre
St. Mary's Arcade Unit 31
Swansea
SA1 3QW

Previous experience in footwear retailing is not vital but previous experience of stockroom work and an understanding of the importance of maintaining good stockroom standards are essential.


How to Apply: Online - https://careers.schuh.co.uk/listings/store/4/2992/



Position: Floor staff at The bank statement

Part Time

8 per week

£9 per hour

Company Contact Details:

The bank statement
57–58 Wind Street
Swansea
SA1 1EP

The ideal applicants

We`re looking for fun, enthusiastic, passionate people to join our hard-working teams. We recruit for personality and, as a UK Top Employer with an award-winning training programme, we know that we can teach you the skills to succeed.

What`s in it for you?

We offer competitive hourly rates for all of our team members:

-a free meal and a drink, when working a four-hour shift
-a 50% discount on food and soft drinks, when working; a 20% discount on all food, drinks and hotel accommodation (for you and up to three guests), when not working
-£1 extra per hour, for hours worked between midnight and 5.59am
-bonus scheme - earn up to 19% of your pay
-availability of guaranteed-hours contracts and variable-hours contracts
-paid holiday
-free shares (after a qualifying period)
-loyalty reward scheme

The Role

At a glance, your role is to clean all areas of the pub thoroughly, with the aim of enhancing our customers` experience through excellent standards of pub cleanliness.

We open our doors early in the morning and sometimes don`t close them until late at night, so offering great flexibility of working hours.


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