Job Recruitment

Koi Hut is Recruiting

Due to the retirement of our long-time friend and shop manager, Mark Grist, the Koi Hut team has decided to open its doors for recruitment. Please see below for details.

Our sister shop, Aquatic Reptile Superstore, is also looking for new staff to join their team so if this takes your interest, please head on over to their website to see what they have on offer.

See the details below or click on the link to open as a PDF;

Animal Care and Sales Assistant (Koi Carp)


Full Time (Part Time will be considered)

Job Title: Animal Care and Sales Assistant (Koi Carp)
Branch Location: Koi Hut – Havant
Job Reference: HV01

We’re looking for an Animal Care and Sales Assistant for Koi Hut.

Due to retirement and continual growth, we are looking for an additional experienced staff member. As well as dealing with Koi Carp, we offer bespoke pond builds and maintenance services throughout the year. We also stock an extensive range of equipment and other dry goods.

Job Description:
We are looking for someone with plenty of experience within the industry, especially with the AAL regulations. We are proud to operate a five-star store, and the successful candidate would be required to help with the responsibility of record keeping and maintaining this rating.

You will be working alongside a small group of team members both full time and part time, ordering through our central warehouse, cashing up, daily reporting, social media campaigns, special offers and general day to day maintenance.

Site visits and pricing for works will also be required. Saturday will be one of your working days.

Skills Required:
We are looking for someone with three years plus within the aquatics trade. The successful candidate must be friendly and approachable, as you’ll be the face of our business.
You must have strong leadership skills and fantastic customer service skills.

You must have extensive knowledge of Koi Carp, and detailed knowledge of the equipment required to maintain ponds.

Exceptional organization and timekeeping skills.
Computer skills.
Full UK driving licence.

Desirable Skills:
Previous experience within the Koi Carp industry.
An extensive experience from being a dedicated hobbyist.

What we give you:
Payment is monthly, negotiable depending on experience. Twenty-Eight days paid holiday. We also give all of our team a generous staff discount, applicable in all of our stores.

How to Apply:
Please email

In the subject heading, please state the job reference for the position you wish to apply for. (HV01).

Attach your CV and a covering letter giving us your reasons why you think you’d be the perfect candidate to join our team.

Please state your current employment status and any notice you would need to give. Please also included a contact number in case we need to call you.

Unfortunately, due to high demand, we will only be able to contact successful candidates.

We will only accept applications through email, so please don’t apply through Facebook messenger as these will be ignored and deleted.

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