General Assistant


 The Company

Designed for Dogs are a luxury British pet bedding company. All our products are designed and handmade in-house by our excellent team of skilled seamstresses and shipped to our customers across the UK and abroad. Primarily selling online via our own website and several platforms we are a hard-working, fast-growing company and are looking to add to our team.

The Role

We are looking for someone people to help out our team with duties including:

  • Filling dog bed inner cushions
  • Escorting couriers & visitors
  • Accepting, unpacking and checking deliveries
  • Assisting in the studio lifting large or heavy items inc. fabric rolls
  • Packing & dispatching orders
  • Assisting with monthly stock-take
  • Keep store rooms organised, clean & tidy
  • Keep the facility clean & tidy
  • Preparation for events – loading & unloading
  • Potential to join us working at events/shows

Hours of work: Full or Part-Time weekdays, to be discussed with the successful candidate(s)

Our ideal candidate

  • You will be hard working, motivated and a pro-active person, and it helps if you like dogs!
  • You will be organised and able to work under your own initiative.
  • You will work quickly and diligently
  • You are reliable, trustworthy and honest.
  • You will need to be physically fit & healthy as this job does involve lifting of heavy items such as large wooden dog beds, fabric rolls etc and you will be on your feet a lot.
  • You must have the right to live and work in the UK.
  • You must have a full driving licence and your own transport due to our rural location at Wickenby Airfield, LN3 5AX

What we can offer you:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • 20 days paid holiday, plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time).
  • A great place to work as part of a supportive team.
  • Training and development - if you show interest and potential we’ll help you to achieve excellence.

How to apply:

Please send a CV with covering letter to

(This is your chance to shine - your covering letter should tell us what appeals about the role & company and why you’d be a great addition to our team)

Any enquiries please email or call 07821 206736 during normal office hours (please do not DM).

Please include full employment & education history with 2 references.

Closing date: 5pm Friday 14th January 2022