Have you got fire in your belly and unstoppable enthusiasm for food and drink? If you enjoy working as part of a team and are you up for delivering incredible hospitality – Hickory promises to support and invest in you to develop your career and skills.

When you work with the Hickory team, we will…

  • Let you decide when and where you work
  • Pay all of our staff accredited living wage
  • Ensure all of our staff get paid breaks on-shift
  • All enjoy award-winning food while we work
  • Ensure all of your travel is arranged
  • Use technology to keep you up-to-date on your shifts

If you like the sound of that, read on.

Current Vacancies – join a great team

“Hickory is a great place to work in and around Edinburgh. It has some brilliant venues and friendly staff also. Everybody there has a great work ethic but it’s also a welcome and fun atmosphere.”


“We respect each member of the Hickory team, regardless if you’re with us for one summer or several years. We value you, as an individual and as a team member. Our teams benefit from our award winning training, the life skills you will learn, our on-shift benefits and you’ll meet and make friends for life.”

Fraser Brand, Head of Resources

Our commitment to your career

We train our own teams

  • Hickory concentrate all of our effort in recruiting, retaining and rewarding our own teams. This means all Hickory events are manned by our own staff, bringing reassurance on accountability, integrity and service.

Work/life flexibility

  • We recognise that some people need that flexibility for work/life balance, family commitments and of course prior commitments to college or university.

Career investment

  • With clear routes for career progression, we’ll help you make your name in the industry if that’s what you want. Our high retention rate is something we’re very proud of – it’s one of the best measures we have that our team is ultimately happy.

Industry leaders

  • We connect with working initiatives to improve the quality of employment and the standards of the industry. Whatever role you take on, with Hickory you are guaranteed high quality hospitality training.

Tech, developed to make your life easier

Seamless technology

  • Technology keeps our teams informed and ready to go and our continuous investment in developing our in-house technology, meaning everyone from our Event Managers to our bar teams are fully aware of the ins and outs of the event they are executing.

Autonomy & training

  • We use a bank of inspiring tools to invest in the careers of our amazing front line team, including leading-edge, digital training and management platforms. As well as connecting with working initiatives to improve the standards of the industry.