Have you ever thought about working for a builders merchants?

Any careers vacancies we have will appear below but, whether or not we have any, please do not hesitate to complete our Job Application form which may be downloaded here. We normally keep these forms for 6 months and in the event of a suitable vacancy becoming available during that time will contact you to see if you are interested in coming to discuss the role with us.

We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic and passionate staff who are willing to go that extra mile for our customers, whether that is working on one of our sales counters, dealing with an accounts query over the telephone, working in the yard, or driving a HGV vehicle.

Please return your completed application form to or send it to the following address:

Fairalls (Builders’ Merchants) Ltd
44 & 46 High Street

If you have previous experience working in a builders’ merchants, that’s great! But don’t worry if you haven’t; we have a great team of knowledgeable, long-standing staff ready to train you up. Our trade body, the Builders Merchants Federation, also provide us with training opportunities and have useful information regarding careers in the industry at In return we can offer you a competitive salary, paid holiday to include bank holidays, and the potential to progress within the company.

If you are interested in building a career with Fairalls, please apply online for one of our positions below or fill in and return an application form.


Bagging Machine Operator and Yard Assistant

Operating bagging machinery to produce bagged aggregates. Periodically to act as a reserve Yard Operative which entails handling and maintaining yard stocks, loading and unloading vehicles, serving visiting customers etc. To ensure the premises are kept clean and tidy. All this under the authority of the Yard Supervisor and Depot Manager. Location:
Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Thu, 31 Aug 2017
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Credit Controller

Part Time Credit Controller required in a busy builders’ merchants dealing with both trade and retail customers. The company comprises four depots across Surrey and Kent. The main job requirements will include the following: -Managing key accounts carrying out general credit control duties -Checking customer credit ratings -Open all new accounts -Ensure compliance with new account credit application procedures -Query resolution -Allocating Payments -Ensuring agreed credit terms are adhered to -Working towards specific company guidelines, making sure customers pay within agreed the agreed time scales -Chasing outstanding payments (calling, email and letters) -Collection of overdue debts including institution, where necessary, of legal action -Monitoring of outstanding debt position of customers against credit and exposure limits -Ensuring that customer statements are accurate and distributed on a monthly basis -Cover other accounts staff when needed -To undertake such further duties as their skills, qualifications and experience allow and/or may be assigned him/her by the Company from time to time to suit the changing and developing needs of the Company Salary:
£22,000- £25,000
Head Office
Closing Date:
Fri, 25 Aug 2017
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