Yard Operative

  • Permanent
  • London
  • £27,000 - £30,000 per year GBP / Year

Yard Operative

About Our Client:
Our client is a leading company in the builders’ merchant industry in the UK. Operating across London and the South East of England, they are committed to delivering exceptional products and services to their customers.

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday – Every other Saturday

The Role:

We are currently seeking a Yard Operative to join one of our client’s largest branches as a Yard Operative. In this role, you will play a vital part in creating a friendly and welcoming environment that encourages repeat business, driving branch sales and margin growth.

Key Responsibilities:

Cultivate and maintain exceptional standards of customer service, ensuring compliance with our client’s best practices, standards, and company policies.
Assist in managing company stock, including replenishment, rotation, and merchandising.
Maintain a high standard of tidiness and cleanliness in the yard.
Build rapport with customers, exhibiting politeness and courtesy in all interactions.
Remain vigilant to prevent product loss or theft, promptly reporting any issues to the Line Manager.
Prioritize and report any Health & Safety concerns to the appropriate personnel.
Qualifications and Skills:

A positive and approachable attitude, contributing to a collaborative work environment.
Previous experience working in a Builders Merchants and familiarity with yard operations is essential.
Good product knowledge within the industry, enabling effective customer support and guidance.
Professionalism and adherence to the company’s values and principles.
Strong interpersonal skills, confidence, and the ability to engage with customers.
Basic literacy and numeracy skills to fulfill job requirements.
What We Offer:

Competitive salary based on your experience in a yard/builders merchant environment.
23 days of annual leave, in addition to bank holidays.
Pension scheme for long-term financial security.
Death In Service scheme to provide support to your loved ones in unforeseen circumstances.
Employee Assisted Programme to address personal and professional challenges.
We look forward to meeting candidates who share our commitment to excellence and are ready to contribute to our client’s continued success. Join us in a rewarding career where you can make a difference in the industry.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £27,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Company pension
Cycle to work scheme
Employee discount
Free parking
Life insurance
On-site parking
Private medical insurance

10 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Weekend availability
Supplemental pay types:

Bonus scheme


Driving Licence (required)
Ability to Commute:

London (required)
Ability to Relocate:

London: Relocate before starting work (preferred)

Work Location: In person
Reference ID: YO-JG

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