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Domino's Seeking 350 New Employees In Ireland

Published on May 24 2021 3:38 PM in Restaurant tagged: Trending Posts / Domino's

Domino's Seeking 350 New Employees In Ireland

Domino's Pizza has announced that is seeking 350 new employees in Ireland.

Domino's said that the 350 new roles, which are based across the country, include management positions, team members and contract drivers.

Domino's already provides work for nearly 2,000 colleagues and contract drivers across its 85 Irish stores.

Company Statement

The pizza chain stated, "Domino's first-class store operations ensure all team members are trained in customer service and food quality, as well as individual training for specific roles including pizza chefs. Successful applicants for in-store roles will be welcomed, with opportunities for career development, rewards and recognition. Becoming a Domino's team member not only offers a fun role in a friendly environment, but opens up interesting opportunities for long-term career development. With 90% of store managers starting out as a team member, working for Domino's represents a fantastic opportunity for ambitious job seekers to enhance their skills in leadership and organisation."

Domino's Pizza Group, Ireland, CEO Statement

Domino's Pizza Group, Ireland, CEO Scott Bush stated, "It has been a privilege to keep our stores open during COVID-19 and we're delighted to be able to offer more people the opportunity to become a Domino's team member. Creating 350 new roles will help ensure we keep serving our local communities safely as they do their jobs, often late into the night."

Additional Company Statement

Domino's added, "The well-being of team members, contractor drivers and customers is paramount for Domino's, even more so in the current environment. The business has introduced measures such as contact free delivery and collection in all stores, as well as in-car collection in participating stores. All team members are trained in Domino's rigorous food safety and hygiene procedures to ensure hungry customers receive their freshly-made, hot pizzas as safely as possible. Domino's is a safe place to work, with Perspex screens installed in all stores, limited numbers allowed in the customer area and mandated face masks in store to ensure the safety of all our colleagues.

"Domino's believes in opportunities for all. The company is an Age Positive Employer Champion, which means it has been recognised for its commitment to welcoming applicants of all ages.

"Those interested in roles should visit in the Republic of Ireland or in Northern Ireland, and check your local store."

Previous Northern Ireland Job Announcement

The above announcement follows an announcement from earlier this month that Domino's was seeking 175 new employees in Northern Ireland, and that the new roles included management positions, team members and delivery drivers as it gears up for the return of late night opening.

Domino's already provides work for nearly 600 in-store team members and delivery drivers across its 31 stores in Northern Ireland.

Domino's stated, "As restrictions lift, Domino's is committed to delivering piping hot, fresh pizza to thousands of shift and night-workers as they continue to serve the region. 12.3% of all employees in Northern Ireland are night-workers, with the majority working on the frontline in protective services, nursing and healthcare."

Expansion Plans

According to The Irish Examiner, Bush also said that Domino's is eyeing "considerable" growth in outlet and revenues in Ireland over the next three years, and that Domino's will increase the number of outlets that it has in Ireland this year "and every year after".

According to The Irish Examiner, while Bush didn't say how many new outlets Domino's might open, he said that the pizza chain is looking to speed up growth in Ireland over the next two to three years, that all of the Irish-based Domino's franchisees are keen to open additional outlets, that growth will primarily come from existing franchisees and that Ireland has proven to be a "successful and very good market" for Domino's over the past three decades.

Additionally, also according to The Irish Examiner, Domino's is in the process of selling its operations across mainland Europe in favour of focussing on Ireland and the UK, Bush said that the growth strategy for Ireland will include further expansion, improved levels of sourcing ingredients locally, a more innovative menu, faster delivery and a stronger targeting of off-peak time sales, and a new supply chain facility is due to open in Naas in Co. Kildare later in 2021.

According to The Irish Examiner, Domino's Ireland generated revenues of £26.8 million last year, which was down slightly on the previous year.

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