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  • Yard Manager

  • Business: Travis Perkins
  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Ware, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: Competitive + Benefits
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday + every other Saturday as overtime
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 20-Nov-2018
  • Job reference: 18853

Job Description

Grab a hands‐on role in a £5 billion business Or Be part of the team behind a safe, successful yard


  • Join an industry leader and work with quality building materials   

  • Bring your talents to a team that strives to be the best  

  • Get fantastic experience and opportunities with a Top UK employer


At Travis Perkins we pride ourselves on being a great place to work. We’re a top employer that looks after our people and empowers them to look after our business and our loyal customer base.


Joining our family as a Yard Manager, you’ll help customers choose from a huge range of high quality products including timber and bricks.


You’ll be trained in our ways of working to fulfil orders. The key thing is to be helpful and friendly – the perfect assistant for customers that you’ll likely get to know by name. When they’ve made their choice, you’ll help them make the purchase, fetching the goods with a forklift if necessary. Safety is a priority and you’ll make sure that standards never slip.


The kind of person we need:  

You’ll have experience in a managerial role and an understanding of operating mechanical handling equipment. On top of excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, you’ll also need a great attitude towards our health and safety requirements together with:

  • Isn’t afraid of hard work or going the extra mile

  • Will give nothing less than first‐class customer service

  • Loves being part of a friendly, motivated team

  • Is always willing to learn

  • Has a forklift licence (or happy to train for this)


In return, you’ll have every opportunity to drive your career forward within a large and expanding business with deep local roots and strong family values.


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