Vacancies

If you have the relevant experience and would like to be considered for one of our vacancies please send your CV via email to gerry.barton@chilterntimber.co.uk or post to: Chiltern Timber Supplies Ltd, Unit 3, Riversend Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 9AJ.

Yard Supervisor

This varied role will include

  • Ensuring the safe & efficient running of the yard and warehouse
  • Loading and unloading vehicles,
  • Stock control and general warehouse duties.

Hours of work: 42.5 hours per week Monday to Friday & Saturday am Rota

 

Trade Counter Assistant

This varied role will include trade counter sales, local van deliveries, telephone queries, placing orders with suppliers, loading and unloading vehicles, stock control and general warehouse duties.

You will be required to use the computer for invoicing and stock control.

Requirements:

  • Good customer service skills
  • A valid UK driving licence
  • Computer experience
  • Multi-drop deliveries

Hours of work: 42.5 hours per week Monday to Friday & Saturday am Rota

 

Van Driver

We are looking for someone to join our team of drivers to use a 3.5 tonne dropside vehicle

Requirements:

  • Good customer service skills
  • A valid UK driving licence
  • Computer experience
  • Multi-drop deliveries
  • Unloading & loading
  • Physically fit

Excellent Salary …….will be based on your experience

 

Internal Sales Person

We are looking for a highly motivated and knowledgeable Sales person specialising in Timber and Building materials, with proven sales experience from the Builders Merchant industry.

We expect excellent communication skills with an ability to build customer relationships and to develop new sales opportunities.

Job description:

  • Supporting sales department
  • Making outgoing calls
  • Receiving incoming calls
  • Providing excellent customer service to clients
  • General administration duties
  • To support and grow within the sales and marketing of the business

Requirements:

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent in 5 subjects with good grades in English Language & Mathematics.
  • Drive and ambition with a desire to succeed.
  • Positive, mature attitude.
  • Personable and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • A strong commercial awareness.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • IT literate

Key Details:

This role involves dealing efficiently and effectively with customers via phone, fax and email and trade counter.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a timber sales role and possess some relevant product knowledge of softwoods,
hardwoods, sheet materials, manufactured joinery products and related Diy products.

The candidate must be reliable, conscientious and adaptable, possess at least basic IT skills and will be comfortable working as part of a team.

 

Office Administrator

We are looking for a highly efficient and organised person to come on board to improve the office set up and help
with putting the foundations in place to expand and take the company forward.

Requirements:

  • Exceptional organisation skills and a proven ability to multi-task are essential for this role
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills and a flexible attitude
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Strong time management and organisational skills
  • Able to work on their own initiative

This role represents a great opportunity for a determined and enthusiastic team player.

General Duties to include:

  • Responsibility for the day to day running of the office
  • Assisting with quotations
  • Typing correspondence
  • Order processing
  • Improve the set up of the office
  • Assist in pulling together marketing information for our products and services
  • Look after HR
  • Deal with H&S requirements (risk assessments etc.)
  • General office administration such as filing, faxing, photocopying, emails etc.
  • Raise invoices and inputting suppliers invoices
  • Ability to create and run reports
  • Ability to add new products and create product / client product lists
  • Data input
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to create Word templates and mail merges
  • Ability to create Excel sheets for analysis
  • Developing our social media sites twitter/facebook etc
  • Ebay experience an advantage.uploading product description and images and dispatching of goods etc

Hours of Work, Salary and Holidays:

  • Full time. 9-00am to 5.30pm Mon–Fri
  • Excellent Salary £ negotiable for the right person
  • 20 days plus public holidays

Trainee Wood Machinist

We have an opportunity for an ambitious, enthusiastic individual to join our team at Chiltern Timber Supplies Ltd.

You will be trained to use our modern woodworking equipment in our own sawmill for cutting and machining timber to size and for our customers requirements.

Requirements:

  • Good customer service skills
  • Computer experience

Hours of work: 42.5 hours per week Monday to Friday & Saturday am Rota

 

Warehouse Person / Driver

We have an opportunity for an ambitious, enthusiastic individual to join our team at Chiltern Timber Supplies Ltd. You will be involved in receiving/dispatching of goods, order picking, stock replenishment, serving customers, local multi-drop deliveries and loading/unloading of vehicles.

Your strong customer service and communication skills, confidence and initiative are offset by a commitment to learning and professional development. Neat presentation, a current driver’s licence and basic computer skills will seal your success. Also, you must have a current forklift licence.

Requirements:

  • Good customer service skills
  • A valid UK driving licence
  • Computer experience
  • Multi-drop deliveries

Hours of work: 42.5 hours per week Monday to Friday & Saturday am Rota