Reference : 578074

Yard Supervisor

  • Distribution Operations
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/25/2020

Additional description

Yard Supervisor - Jewson Builders' Merchants - Evesham, Worcestershire

Jewson are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' five years running! (2016-2020)

Our Jewson Evesham team are looking for a Yard Supervisor to play a pivotal role in supporting management, supervising a dedicated yard team to deliver an excellent customer experience. You will also be expected to make sure your team are fully compliant with best practice Health and Safety processes, whilst working towards Branch Sales and profit targets.

Come rain or shine, you’ll be out in the yard building relationships and providing a central point of contact for customer enquiries. We’ll look to you and the team to ensure sales orders are processed efficiently and safely by ensuring maximum transport weights aren’t exceeded. Health, Safety and Wellbeing are at the forefront of everything we do, so you’ll also need to lead the team in maintaining a high standard in both the yard and shop for weekly verification by your Branch Manager. Plus, by ensuring all goods are correctly priced via label checks and stocked in line with daily counts, our customers can always expect to find what they’re looking.

As the UK's leading supplier of building materials and sustainable timber, Jewson always aim to provide a friendly customer service and expert advice. So no matter whether you're from a retail or merchanting background, if you have the drive and motivation to lead a team, then this may be the opportunity for you.

We always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers.

So if you have…

  • Demonstrable previous experience of people management/supervisory skills.
  • Fantastic customer service experience and know what great service looks, sounds and feels like.
  • A forklift truck to ensure our delivery drivers get in and out in double quick time (a licence would be of an advantage, though training can be supplied)
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A pro-active, flexible attitude with the ability to deliver with a high level of accuracy.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety regulations.

…we may just be the right fit for each other! Does this sound like you?

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • Competitive Salary.
  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As a Jewson employee, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

So if you’re up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you - apply online today!

Saint-Gobain encourage and welcome diverse applications AND ARE COMMITTED TO SUCCESS THROUGH OUR DIVERSE COLLEAGUE COMMUNITY. We’re committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of ethnicity, colour, race, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, neurodiversity, taste in music, fashion sense or any other characteristic that makes you unique. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.

On occasion we need to close advertisements earlier than expected, we therefore strongly encourage you to make your application promptly to avoid disappointment.

AGENCY? Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so. Saint-Gobain accepts no responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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