We’re Hiring – Refill Shop Assistant


We’re excited to announce that we are now seeking a part-time Refill Shop Assistant to grow our small team at our Faringdon store and join our mission to help people shop more sustainably without plastic waste.

Our new Shop Assistant will provide support to the shop manager and assist with various tasks to ensure the smooth operation of our Faringdon Refill Shop.

This is a great opportunity for someone who not only shares our passion for sustainability but is detail-oriented, organised, has great customer service skills and enjoys working in a community and values driven business.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist customers with enquiries and provide excellent customer service
  • Commit to growing product knowledge to confidently advise customers on the product range.
  • Maintain high store standards and foster a positive environment for customers and staff.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organisation of the shop floor in line with food safety standards
  • Ensure standards for quality, customer service, and health and safety are met.
  • Stock shelves and replenish inventory as needed
  • Clean and maintain refill equipment
  • Assist with pricing and tagging merchandise
  • Operate cash register and handle transactions accurately
  • Support an inclusive culture, recognising and valuing different perspectives.
  • Assist in receiving and unpacking stock
  • Help with visual merchandising displays
  • Perform general administrative tasks as assigned
  • Manual handling of refill dispensers, bulk sacks and barrels – training given.


  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Ability to work well unsupervised and use initiative
  • Basic math skills for cash handling

All staff are paid Oxfordshire living wage of £12.49 ph

The role will initially be for 1-2 days per week with alternate weekend work and some holiday cover. There may be opportunity for more hours and further responsibilities as the business grows.

If you are a motivated individual who enjoys working in a purpose led organisation we would love to hear from you.

Please submit your application via email info@tribezerowaste.co.uk