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Yard Manager

Job Reference
GM008797
Contract
Permanent Full Time
Posted
31/01/2019
Business
Buildbase
Branch
Kilcot, Newent
Closing Date
01/03/2019

We're currently looking for the next star to join our team at Buildbase Kilcot, Newent!

The successful applicant will need to be someone for whom the most important part of the week isn't 5 o'clock on friday, someone who doesn't walk past a problem and who goes the extra mile for every customer, who takes pride in the standard of their workplace and who cares about the safety of those around them.

If you think you have what it takes to be our next Yard Manager and you want to be part of a positive and progressive team we want to hear from you!

Because it’s all about making sure our customers get the best experience when they visit, your role includes:

  • managing the yard and yard staff
  • loading our lorries 
  • driving our Forklift Truck
  • unloading our suppliers delivery vehicles
  • serving customers
  • working in the warehouse
  • keeping the yard clean, tidy and well organised
  • supporting your team mates
  • looking after the stock in the yard area

You need to:

  • hold a forklift truck licence
  • have a really positive attitude
  • be reliable and enthusiastic
  • be happy to muck-in and do whatever needs doing
  • enjoy talking to lots of different people
  • enjoy working as part of a team
  • have good customer service
  • be happy to work outside in all weathers

Previous experience of working within a Builder's Merchants would be an advantage for this role

In return we offer great benefits like:

  • 23 days annual leave
  • a contributory pension scheme
  • buying extra holiday or a brand new car through our salary sacrifice schemes (subject to the terms and conditions of your contract)
  • a discretionary company bonus scheme
  • childcare vouchers
  • a fantastic discounted shopping website
  • a generous staff discount scheme
  • a range of training and development programmes to help you progress your career including LGV/HIAB training

Grafton GB is a highly successful organisation within the building and plumbing merchants industry.  We are a FTSE 250 company which trades from over 400 locations nationwide, employs approximately 5,000 staff and have a turnover in excess of £1bn. Our businesses or ‘brands’ are leading merchants and specialists in their own fields.

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Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert or change the closing date, dependent on the level of response received. You are therefore advised to submit your application at the earliest convenience.

We are an equal opportunities employer, if you are invited to intreview please let us know of any reasonable adjustments you require.

 

"Working part time gives me the flexibility I need to balance my home and work life"

Janet, Plumbase
"I love working with people who are equally as enthusiastic about the business as myself "

Adrian, Central Support Services

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