Tool Hire Assistant/Fitter

Job details
Posting date: 21 June 2024
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 July 2024
Location: Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 4HB
Company: STARK Building Materials UK
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: JR21258_1718979213

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We have an exciting opportunity for a customer focused and mechanically minded candidate to join Jewson, Daventry as a Tool Hire Driver Fitter.

This role is a full time, permanent position in which the successful candidate will have a 3.5 t Licence This is a varied role dealing with Branch stock and location, solving problems and managing stock and allocations for the customers' requirements.

Our Driver/Fitters are essential within the branch network, you will build relationships within our cluster and understand their wider requirements in order to maximise sales growth. You will be in regular contact with our Branches and therefore you play a huge part in delivering a fantastic Overall customer experience by sourcing and locating required tools for hire. In order to support our customers and deliver a great service you will;

  • Driving 3.5t, you will collect and deliver tools across the cluster for our tool hire departments. You will be instrumental in the streamlined uninterrupted hire service.
  • Get to know our product lines and services to make the most of all customer interactions in line with our Jewson Values
  • Working with the team to ensure that great relationships are developed with new and existing customers, understanding their needs and providing proactive advice and solutions so that you can deliver the best experience possible
  • Use our in-house systems to process and locate tools for hire, organise tool hire collection and delivery
  • Collaborate with the wider network to support Customer requirements and business activities
  • Get to know the local market to support plans for sales growth
  • You may be occasionally required to carry out basic maintenance and cleaning of our tool hire equipment in the workshop

As this role has a strong focus within our Tool Hire part of the business, You do require a reasonable level of fitness due to the weight and size of our tools. Industry experience is not essential but some mechanical knowledge would be preferable.

Key Requirements

  • 3.5 tonne licence
  • Good Geographical knowledge of the local area.
  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • Background with knowledge of or an interest in tools / engineering

This role is working with Jewson part of the STARK Group. We are a leading building materials distributor in Northern Europe. We connect suppliers of heavy building materials with the professional craftsmen who build, renovate, and maintain the cities of tomorrow.

At STARK Group, we have a strong culture that is built on passionate and dedicated people who thrive in taking responsibility and challenging status quo. We are convinced that our continued success relies on the diverse skills, experiences, and backgrounds that our employees bring to their everyday work.

The value of equal opportunity is embedded in the way we do business and retain talent groupwide. In our commitment to diversity, we welcome everyone with respect and an open mind.

We'd love to hear from you, hit apply! And a member of our Internal Recruitment team will be in contact with you.

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