Reference : 578054

Yard/Warehouse Operative

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/21/2020

Additional description

Yard/Warehouse Operative – Jewson Builders’ Merchants

Competitive Salary - Based in York

Jewson are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' four years running! (2016-2019)

Our ambitious Jewson York Stores team are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Yard/Warehouse Operative to support in a busy yard environment. In this exciting role, you'll undertake warehouse and yard duties to promote and maximise sales, whilst at all times ensuring customer needs are met and exceeded. You'll also be required to occasionally support the team with relief Driver duties as necessary.

As the UK's leading supplier of building materials and sustainable timber, Jewson always aim to provide a friendly and knowledgeable customer service, whether you're from a retail or trade background. So if you have the drive and motivation to influence a team, then we may have the opportunity for you!

As a Yard/Warehouse Operative with Jewson, you will:

  • Assist in the manual loading and unloading of vehicles in the yard.
  • Maintain stock levels in both the warehouse and yard areas to a high standard of health and safety and neatness, ensuring that all goods are correctly priced via label checks.
  • Ensure all sales orders are promptly processed to meet customer needs.
  • Ensure minimum stock shrinkage and accurate daily stock counts.
  • Deal with customers on a day to day basis in the yard, building long term relationships.

First and foremost, 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 fantastic customer service experience and know what great service looks, sounds and feels like.
  • Have excellent communication skills for dealing with customers and colleagues alike.
  • Ideally hold an FLT licence (training will be provided for the right candidate)
  • Are able to deliver with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Are positive, personable and a real team player.

…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 an employee with Jewson, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

If you’re up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

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.

Top Employer 2020

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