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Based in Midsomer Norton Jones Food Solutions provide a complete foodservice operation, supplying our customers with a full range of ambient, chilled and frozen goods.

We provide a delivered service operation carrying a vast range of products for our retail, catering and licensed customers. We stock approximately 6,500 catering and retail products, consisting of, chilled and frozen foods, fresh meat, grocery, household, non-foods, beers, wines, spirits, soft drinks, confectionery, crisps & snacks.

We believe we provide our customers with the highest standards of service through an in depth understanding of their business needs and a thorough knowledge of the local business community.

So, we are looking for driven, enthusiastic and devoted individuals to join our team. Successful candidates need to be flexible in their working approach, show a willingness to go the extra mile and join us on our journey. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals who wish to contribute to the local community working within our family business established over 100 years ago.

L & F JONES OFFER A VARIETY OF BENEFITS:

·         Holiday entitlement of 28 days including bank holidays

·         Pension

·         Free Gym or Golf Membership

·         Staff discounts in our Butchery

·         Staff discounts on Food & Drink at our Hotel

·         Staff discounts on rooms at our Hotel


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L & F JONES CURRENTLY HAS THE FOLLOWING VACANCIES:


Job Description:
- 12 hours per week, evenings/weekends
- Shifts will be Sundays: 16:00 -23:00 & Fridays 18:00 – 23:00
- To load customers' orders accurately / safely and in the order as per load manifest. To load goods on vehicles as per the manifest sheet and to see divers in the morning and get an agency driver if anyone phones in sick.
Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation and Company policies
- Assist with security in the warehouse.
- To ensure that a visual check of the distribution / route bays on a nightly basis, to see if goods will potentially fit on the planned vehicle, please move onto another route if needed if you have any concerns.
- Ensure that vehicles are loaded in drop order as per loading manifest, and all cages are strapped securely
- Ensure that the use of tail lifts is not undertaken without prior safety training
- Ensure that the drivers routing sheets are followed and any issues are raised with the duty manager.
- Ensure that Freezer and Fridges are running prior to commencement of loading and that the compartments are holding temperatures. And to check on a regular basis through the night as per the night log.
- Ensure that all goods are loaded in such a way that labels for the customers face outwards to ensure identification is easy by the driver
- Ensure that all drops stacked in vans are segregated with cardboard and are clearly labelled with the customer name.
- Ensure goods picked are packaged correctly to minimise risk of damage
- All cages and boxes should be marked clearly with the customers details
- To ensure that any damages caused by you are cleared up in accordance with Company policy
- To ensure the warehouse is clean and tidy at all times
- Maintain regular consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance, and adherence to relevant health and safety procedures and company policies and legislation
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, line managers and the general public
- Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role.
- To apply, click here.


Job Description:
- 40+ hours per week.
- To drive in a safe, responsible and competent manner at all times adhering to all transport laws and regulations
- Report any accidents immediately to operations manager and complete relevant accident reports
- Responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle
- To be punctual at the start of the shift and to contact the duty manager if there are any problems
- To have good relationships with customers and treat them and their staff with courtesy and politeness at all times
- Deal effectively through the operations manager or duty manager any customer complaints
- Inform the senior operations manager of any information that may enhance the profitability of the company
- To deliver customer orders in pristine condition and within the correct temperature range as per company procedures
- Ensure that all goods on the vehicle are delivered. Inform the operations manager if circumstances prevent this
- Ensure that once goods are delivered a signature is obtained
- On delivery collect any outstanding payments required as per company policy
- If payments cannot be made on delivery of goods, return goods to warehouse unless otherwise instructed by the operations manager or duty manager
- Complete and maintain accurate paper records
- To provide an exemplary service to company, customers and their team
- Maintain regular consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance, and adherence to relevant health and safety procedures and company policies and legislation
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, line managers and the general public
- Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role
- Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation and Company policies
- Training & Skills Required: HGV Class 2 License | Valid CPC training & digital tacho card
- To apply, click here.


Job Description:
- 6-40 hours per week.
- To ensure safe delivery of goods from warehouse to customer and to build an excellent working relationship with customers.
- To drive in a safe, responsible and competent manner at all times adhering to all transport laws and regulations.
- Report any accidents immediately to operations manager and complete relevant accident reports.
- Responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle.
- To be punctual at the start of the shift and to contact the duty manager if there are any problems.
- To have good relationships with customers and treat them and their staff with courtesy and politeness at all times.
- Deal effectively through the operations manager or a duty manager any customer complaints.
- Inform the senior operations manager of any information that may enhance the profitability of the company.
- To deliver customer orders in pristine condition and within the correct temperature range as per company procedures.
- Ensure that all goods on the vehicle are delivered. Inform the operations or duty manager if circumstances prevent this.
- Ensure that once goods are delivered a signature is obtained (unless you are authorised by the office.)
- On delivery collect any outstanding payments required as per company policy.
- If payments cannot be made on delivery of goods, return goods to warehouse unless otherwise instructed by the duty manager.
- Complete and maintain accurate paper records.
- To provide an exemplary service to company, customers and their team.
- Maintain regular consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance, and adherence to relevant health and safety procedures and company policies and legislation.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, line managers and the general public.
- Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role.
- Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation and Company policies.
- To apply, click here.


Job Description:
- 15 - 40 hours per week, evenings only
- To meet the agreed level of contact with existing accounts as necessary to maintain and increase levels of business activity.
- Responsible for up selling to increase orders by talking up splits to cases, promotional offers, highlighting new products and selling clearance lines to meet agreed targets.
- To constantly seek out new revenue generating opportunities to ensure company targets are met.
- To ensure that the company external customer care and equal opportunity policies are adhered to at all times.
- To respect customers at all times and remain polite and friendly when dealing with customers.
- To handle and manage customer complaints effectively.
- To identify sales opportunities and effectively present key features and benefits of products to secure new business.
- Maintain computerised systems and documentation relating to customers order.
- To sell products over the telephone.
- To understand and comply with the legislation relating to direct managing.
- Allocation of picking workload.
- To ensure that any complaints/issues are relayed to the Supervisor.
- Maintain regular consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance, and adherence to relevant health and safety procedures and company policies and legislation.
- Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation and Company policies
- Training & Skills Required: Good understanding of food preferred.
- To apply, click here.



- Needed for our Jones Convenience store in Shepton Mallet.
- Needed for Sundays 12pm-6pm, plus sickness & holiday cover.
- Must be punctual, flexible with excellent customer service skills.
- Retail experience preferred.
- Full training provided.
To apply, click here.


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At L & F Jones we are an Equal Opportunity employer. We create an environment where everyone has an equal chance to succeed, from our recruitment phase through their career at L & F Jones.

Download a copy of our Equal Opportunities Policy statement HERE.

 

 

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