Property Maintenance Person

Shaws (Huddersfield) Ltd has an opportunity for a property maintenance person to join our small  team in a permanent, part-time role.

We operate our food manufacturing and commercial property rental business  from Shaw Park in Aspley.  We are a  progressive and family owned business,  based in Huddersfield for over 120 years.

Duties will include outside cleaning, general small repairs to our food factory and rented property, outside cleaning tidying  and gardening.

The successful candidate will have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • High attention to detail.
  • Ability to complete physical work inside and outside.
  • Excellent general DIY skills.
  • Self motivated and genuine with a positive professional attitude.
  • Clean, tidy and well organised.
  • Some basic IT skills including use of MS Excel.
  • Flexible approach to work undertaken
  • Flexible approach to working hours including some evenings and occasional Saturdays.



Application by CV and covering letter explaining why you would be great at this job.

Please send to

Closing date: Friday 21st October


Tasting Demonstrator – Job Vacancies

We are looking for a team of outgoing, energetic & driven individuals with a passion for food to promote our delicious chutneys and relishes in major retailer stores.

Shaws (Huddersfield) Ltd require casual part time staff to help as part of our sampling campaigns Friday – Sunday. £7.20 per hour + full expenses.

A full UK driving licence & own vehicle is essential. We require:

  • Rob samplingA professional, clean & tidy appearance, demonstrating the highest standard of personal hygiene
  • Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Being able to work as a team of at least two or independently, as required.
  • Having a flexible approach

Please email with details about yourself and why you think you would be suitable for the role.

Please submit applications by 23rd September 2016

Greenhead Park Run in Aid of Cancer Research

Cancer ResearchPhoto 6

We have now received the total amount raised. Please click on Cancer Research above.

A massive thanks to all who donated and a big well done to our colleagues at Shaws.

individual agency tangy red onion chutney 83184


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year ! From all the team at Shaws.Christmas Fireplace

Shaws Field Trip!

The Co-op in Holmfirth is our taste testing venue on Friday 6th November 2015. Our colleague Michelle will be there with two of our chutneys that we hope you will taste and give your feedback to her.


Chunky Mango Chutney a well known accompaniment to curry dishes.

individual agency tangy red onion chutney 83184

A delicious twist to a cheese or ham sandwich.

 Hope you can pop along and try our products.


sausages-on-barbequeBonfire night is upon again! Warm clothing and warm food are requirements on this night. Try one of our chutneys along side your favorite dish.



Have a fun bonfire night but REMEMBER stay safe!



“Have a DEAD good Halloween”

Halloween is approaching fast and it’s trick or treat time so why not treat yourself to some of our ‘Devilish Chilli & Tomato Relish.

Devilish Chilli & Tomato

Why not send in your spooky recipe ideas!


A team of 15 colleagues (most of who are not runners!!!!) are completing the 5k Greenhead Park run on Saturday 31st October 2015, in aid of Cancer Research, which is close to our hearts, having lost one of our colleagues to Cancer this year.

The challenge is to complete the course in a joint time of 9 hours.

We would ask kindly if you would be happy to make a contribution, however small, to our challenge, which will be acknowledged on the team T shirts on the day.

Any contribution will be matched by Shaws and put forward to Cancer Research.

If you wish to contribute please do so by visiting

A big thank you to you in advance and wish us luck!


In memory of Valerie Senior.

Heritage Collection

Fig & Honey Chutney an alternative to the usual chutney accompaniment.

Why not be daring and try something a little different !


Fig & Honey Chutney

Fig&Goats cheese tartFig & Honey and goatscheese tart

First Day of Autumn!


Hapgood_Pond_-_Flickr_-_USDAgovThe weather is slowly changing. There’s a slight nip in the wind and the rain seems unstoppable at the moment but why not cheer yourselves up with some heart warming meals. Add some extra flavour by adding one of our Heritage Collection as an accompaniment.

.Heritage Group Shot

Please don’t forget to give us your feed back.

View original post