Yard Foreman - Eastbourne

Location
Eastbourne Branch
Salary
Per annum
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Sep 2017
Function
Customer Service
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Yard Foreman - Eastbourne

We have a vacancy for a full time Yard Foreman at our branch in Eastbourne, East Sussex.

What you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the Branch Manager in ensuring the yard operations are running smoothly and efficiently in line with company procedures. 
  • Loading goods onto vehicles ensuring that the relevant paperwork is completed and included
  • Putting goods away accurately and safely, following company health and safety procedures whilst keeping the yard clean, clear and accessible for customers and staff
  • Providing a high level of customer service by ensuring the correct materials are provided
  • Checking that goods are delivered correctly against purchase orders and delivery/ advice notes
  • Following procedures for securing the premises, equipment and stock

Working a 45 hour basic week, standard working hours are Monday to Friday 7.30am – 5.30pm with 1 hour for lunch and Saturdays 8am – 12.30pm on a rota basis (paid at overtime rate).

Who we are looking for:

The ideal Yard Foreman will be self-motivated, have a friendly and outgoing nature, must be decisive, detail conscious, have strong leadership skills and must be able to work well within a team.

The successful applicant must have the ability to deal with a wide variety of customers, should be familiar with the building industry and have knowledge of building materials. A forklift licence would be preferable although we will provide training for the right candidate.

What you will receive:

In return for your hard work, we offer an excellent benefit package including the following: a highly competitive rate of pay, a monthly bonus scheme, annual profit related pay, pension, discounted staff purchasing, WPA healthcare, long service benefits and uniform.

Parker Building Supplies are accredited by Investors in People, we offer multiple skills training allowing you to perform in a variety of roles to develop your career in merchanting and customer service.