JD Wetherspoons is coming to Carlow - and they're hiring!

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JD Wetherspoons is coming to Carlow!

The popular JD Wetherspoons pub chain is coming to Carlow - and now they are recruiting!

Opening in April 2019, The Tullow Gate pub in Carlow Town, will be JD Wetherspoon sixth pub to open in Ireland. Work has already started on the building - at a cost of €3 million.

The former Traders Bar will be redeveloped into an impressive two bar operation complete with large customer areas and a first floor roof terrace!

It's expected up to 50 people will be employed in the new pub - and a date has now been set for a recruitment day.

The recruitment day will take place on Friday, January 4, between 10am and 4pm in Carlow Town.

The pub chain are looking for a bar manager and a kitchen manager.

Kitchen Manager

With food expected to make up at least 40% of the sales Wetherspoons are looking for an experienced Kitchen Manager to run and manage the kitchen in Carlow.

They say: "Starting in January 2019 you will be placed in one of our existing sites in Greater Dublin to complete an extensive training programme. This will be designed for you to learn all about JD Wetherspoon and equip you with all the skills and knowledge to be a successful manager with us.

"The Ideal Candidate - Your number-one priority will be making sure that our customers receive hot, tasty food, within our 10-minute service aim. You will work with the team to ensure that the kitchen is well stocked, prepared and ready to go - on every shift."

Bar Manager

Wetherspoons say: "Starting in January 2019 you will be placed in one of our existing sites in Greater Dublin to complete an extensive training programme. This will be designed for you to learn all about JD Wetherspoon and equip you with all the skills and knowledge to be a successful manager with us.

"What are we looking for? We want fun, enthusiastic, confident and passionate people who are not afraid of hard work. We recruit our team for their personality and with our award winning training program we know we can teach anyone the skills to succeed."