Permanent

Do you enjoy meeting customers and providing an excellent service?

We want you to build a career with us – because as a Yard Operative no two days are ever the same!

Because it’s all about making sure our customers get the best experience when they visit, your role includes:

  • serving customers
  • keeping the yard clean, tidy and well organised
  • looking after the stock in the yard area
  • loading our lorries
  • driving our Forklift Truck
  • unloading our suppliers delivery vehicles
  • working in the warehouse
  • supporting your team mates

You need to:

  • have a really positive attitude
  • be reliable and enthusiastic
  • be happy to muck-in and do whatever needs doing
  • enjoy talking to lots of different people
  • enjoy working as part of a team
  • have good customer service
  • be happy to work outside in all weathers

A forklift truck licence would be an advanatge for this role

In return we offer great benefits like:

  • 23 days annual leave
  • a contributory pension scheme
  • buying extra holiday or a brand new car through our salary sacrifice schemes (subject to the terms and conditions of your contract)
  • a discretionary company bonus scheme
  • childcare vouchers
  • a fantastic discounted shopping website
  • a generous staff discount scheme
  • a range of training and development programmes to help you progress your career

Please see the job description attached for more information.

Grafton GB is a highly successful organisation within the building and plumbing merchants industry. We are a FTSE 250 company which trades from over 400 locations nationwide, employs approximately 5,000 staff and have a turnover in excess of £1bn. Our businesses or ‘brands’ are leading merchants and specialists in their own fields.

Our Winning Ways

Know Your Stuff

  • Be the best at what you do and understand your customer

Don’t Walk Past a Problem

  • Make it a safe place to be
  • Ask for help if you need it
  • Take action to get things sorted

Find a Better Way

  • Think differently and share new ideas
  • Make smart choices

Build Trust

  • Listen with an open mind
  • Respect everyone
  • Keep your word

Team up and Beat the Competition

  • Help others to be successful
  • Celebrate achievements
  • Work as one Grafton Team

Be our Customer Favourite

  • Go the extra mile
  • Be attentive
  • Make them feel valued
Permanent