Jobs at J Dixon & Son Limited

We are the proud recruitment partner of J Dixon & Son Limited and we recruit permanent full and part time staff to work at their Department Store in Whitehaven, Home Store at Dunmail Park in Workington as well as Roof Top Cafe in Whitehaven and Terrace Cafe at Workington.


About J Dixon & Son Limited

Dixons, as they are known locally, is a family owned business. The late Joseph Dixon opened their first store in 1882 at 23 Queen Street in Whitehaven.

Today Dixons has a Department Store in Lowther Street, Whitehaven and a Home Store at Dunmail Park, Workington. They also operate two high quality and very popular cafes (The Roof Top Cafe in Whitehaven and The Terrace Cafe in Workington).

The business has a loyal and growing customer base and offers everything from the latest fashion, perfumes, gifts, art and crafts to home furniture, kitchenware and carpets. Customers can also enjoy a hearty meal or afternoon tea in one of the high end cafes.

If you are interested in a retail or catering career within a well established, yet modern and vibrant, local business then maybe you should should consider a career with J Dixon & Son Limited.

What jobs are available?

Full and part-time jobs (no zero hour contracts!). Typical roles include:

  • Retail Sales (All departments)
  • Cook
  • Kitchen Assistant
  • Cafe Assistant
  • Delivery Driver (3.5t van)
  • Furniture Sales Consultant
  • Carpet Estimator
  • Sales Administrator
  • Manager

Will working at Dixons suit me?

As with most retail jobs, weekend and bank holiday working are a normal part of the working week so there are great opportunities to escape from the 9-5!

If you have exceptional customer service skills and enjoy working with people then this could be the perfect environment for you.

How do I apply?

Simply email your cv to or call Paul on 01946 448765 and Paul will let you know what vacancies are currently available.



Dixons Department Store in Whitehaven, Cumbria.
Dixons Home Store in Workington, Cumbria.