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


Sales Representative

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our recently expanded Godstone branch for an Area Sales Representative covering the Surrey area. The branch is mixed heavy-side and light-side, landscaping, timber, decorating, plumbing and much more. The successful candidate will have a proven track record at driving branch sales for both direct and ex stock business and be able to liaise with their branch manager to best enhance sales. Working as part of an extended sales team the role may at times require the successful candidate to work either alongside or as cover for other branches. Salary:
£23,000 - £30,000
Location:
High Street
Closing Date:
Fri, 31 Jan 2020
More detailsApply Online

Weekend Sales Assistant

Weekend Sales Assistant required for Saturday & Sunday in a busy builders’ merchants dealing with both trade and retail customers on the sales counter. Location:
High Street
Closing Date:
Sat, 29 Feb 2020
More detailsApply Online

Sales Counter Assistant

Sales Counter Assistant required in a recently expanded Builders' Merchant branch in Hookwood (Gatwick) you will be the first point of contact for our valued customers over the telephone and on the sales counter and provide a high level of customer service to maximise sales potential. Salary:
£22,000 - £25,000 Depending on Experience
Location:
Gatwick
Closing Date:
Sat, 29 Feb 2020
More detailsApply Online

HGV Driver

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:
Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Fri, 21 Feb 2020
More detailsApply Online

Sales Representative

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our recently expanded Gatwick branch for an Area Sales Representative covering the Surrey area. The branch is mixed heavy-side and light-side, landscaping, timber, decorating, plumbing and much more. The successful candidate will have a proven track record at driving branch sales for both direct and ex stock business and be able to liaise with their branch manager to best enhance sales. Working as part of an extended sales team the role may at times require the successful candidate to work either alongside or as cover for other branches. Salary:
£23,000 - £30,000
Location:
Gatwick
Closing Date:
Sat, 29 Feb 2020
More detailsApply Online

Yard Operative

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:
£18,600 - £21,000
Location:
Taylors Hill
Closing Date:
Sat, 29 Feb 2020
More detailsApply Online

Transport & Plant Supervisor

To provide support to the Transport & Plant Manager in the day to day function of the Transport Department. The role will include supervising the transport operation, transport planning for a fleet of HGV's & smaller vehicles. Driver de-briefs, operational administration as required, vehicle maintenance, planning and record keeping, Ad-hoc transport office duties. Salary:
£24,000
Location:
Taylors Hill
More detailsApply Online