Careers

Have you ever thought about working for a builders merchants?

Any careers vacancies we have will appear below, however, 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 in 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 careers@fairalls.co.uk or send it to the following address:

Fairalls (Builders’ Merchants) Ltd
44 & 46 High Street
Godstone
Surrey
RH9 8LW

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 http://www.merchant-recruitment.co.uk/. 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.

Vacancies


Yard Operative - Heavy Side Branch

To handle and maintain yard stocks, loading and unloading both customer, supplier and company delivery vehicles. Serving customers, advising on stock, availability and product ranges. To ensure the premises are kept to a high standard to comply with Health & Safety regulations, maintaining a clean and tidy yard and working area. All this under the authority of the Yard Supervisor and Depot Manager. Salary:
£19,000 - £21,000
Location:
Fairalls - Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Thu, 30 Apr 2020
More detailsApply Online

HGV Driver

Class 2 HGV Driver required for a busy builders’ merchants with branches in Godstone, Gatwick and Sevenoaks delivering to both trade and retail Customers within a 30 mile radius. HGV licence and CPC required, with crane certificate preferred. Good communication skills with good knowledge of local areas would be beneficial. No long distance involved. Lifting / manual handling will form part of this role. Salary:
£25,000 - £30,500
Location:
Fairalls - Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Thu, 30 Apr 2020
More detailsApply Online

Yard Operative - Light Side Branch

To handle and maintain yard stock, loading and unloading company vehicles using a forklift truck, serving customers, etc. Forklift experience desirable but training offered. To ensure the premises are kept clean and tidy while adhering to Health & Safety Standards. All this under the authority of the Yard Supervisor and Branch Manager. Salary:
£18,600 - £21,000
Location:
Fairalls - High Street
Closing Date:
Thu, 30 Apr 2020
More detailsApply Online

Sales Counter Assistant

We are now recruiting for a permanent, full-time, experienced, Trade Counter Sales Person to join our team at the Taylors Hill Branch in Godstone, Surrey. This position would be ideal for anyone who is currently or has recently worked in a similar trade counter environment ideally. In-house training for all computer and technical aspects of this role will be provided. Salary:
£19,000 - £25,000 Depending on Qualifications & Experience
Location:
Fairalls - Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Thu, 30 Apr 2020
More detailsApply Online