Trade Counter Sales Person / Yard Operative

SIG plc
10 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
What does the role involve?
In this role you will assist with assembling orders, operating a forklift truck and generally keeping the yard in good order. In addition you may also be required to assist with unloading daily deliveries when requested.
The role will sometimes involve meeting targets, order timeframes and assembling orders therefore flexibility is key for this position.
From time to time in this role you will also be required to undertake duties on the Trade Counter where you will engage with customers both over the phone and face to face. Candidates should be confident to take orders, pick products and also help with some office Administration.
As a Yard Operative at SIG you will be expected to adhere to the Zero Harm health and safety policy when undertaking all duties. The successful candidate is expected to have good character, be punctual, methodical in their work and enjoy team working.
If you have a flair for customer service, good knowledge of the sector and are looking for somewhere to enhance your career, this role is ideal!
To apply, candidates should have experience driving a forklift and willing to obtain a forklift licence, have good knowledge of safe working practices and have an interest in the construction industry and products available.
More about us...
SIG is a leading supplier of specialist construction materials, distributing throughout the UK, Europe and the Middle East. From groundworks to the roof and everything in between, we deliver the full range of specialist materials to the construction industry.
A group turnover of circa £2.6 billion and with numerous branches here in the UK alone, we’re also a fantastic place to build your career.
Our customers are at the very heart of what we do and how we do things. To achieve this we employ exceptional people who are able to demonstrate our core values of trust, integrity, teamwork, people who are committed to doing a really good job. We also like to have fun!