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  • Yard Manager

  • Business: Travis Perkins
  • Sector: Branch Management & Supervisory
  • Location: Newark, Nottinghamshire
  • Hours of work: 44.5
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 10-Feb-2020
  • Job reference: 24418

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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