Store Opening Times:
8am - 5pm Monday - Friday|8am - 12pm Saturday
Thomas Graham & Sons are a family owned company who are the largest local leading distributor of industrial supplies and steel in Cumbria & SW Scotland and are winners of the Cumbria family business of the year award 2019 and the northern England and Ireland family business of the year award 2019.
We are looking to recruit hard working and caring people who want to progress in our fast paced and friendly working environment for a full-time apprenticeship based at our Egremont branch
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Key Areas of the Role:
Your main responsibilities will include dealing with any customer enquiries at the sales counter politely & efficiently, liaising with sales office staff on customer orders or stock queries and helping with merchandising of shop displays. You will also have warehouse duties including stock control, maintaining relevant paperwork records and providing general support to other team members & branches. This is a fixed term 18-month apprenticeship (with the view to an offer of a permanent job after completing and passing the apprenticeship).
Skills Required for this Role:
· Willingness to learn new skills
· Approachable attitude
· Ability to work within other teams
· Excellent communication skills at all levels
· First rate organisational skills, with an ability to work to meet deadlines
· Ability to demonstrate excellent attention to detail
Hours of work:
Under 18s: 8:00am-4:30pm with 30 min lunch break (working 08.00am – 12.00noon 1 in 4 Saturday when you turn 18)
Over 18s: 08.00am-5.00pm and 08.00am – 12.00noon 1 in 4 Saturdays
We offer an attractive remuneration package to the successful candidate which includes the following benefits: Generous Employer Pension Contributions, 31 Days Holiday including Bank Holidays, Bike 2 Work Scheme, KPI Bonus Scheme, Annual Christmas Party, Childcare Vouchers & a Full Training programme.
If you believe you have the necessary skills to meet our requirements, apply by sending your CV via email to Alison.Simmonds@thomas-graham.co.uk
CLOSING DATE: 5th August 2019
Thomas Graham & Sons Ltd, Unit 9, Bridge Industrial Estate, Egremont, Cumbria, CA22 2RD
Tel: 01228 525364
We are looking to recruit hard working and caring people who want to progress in our fast paced and friendly working environment, for the following full time apprenticeship, based at our Kendal depot:
This role will work within all departments, learning the business as a whole – therefore the successful candidate will pick up a whole host of useful and transferable skills, as well as gaining an insight into the company which will help them progress and develop within Thomas Graham.
The role includes picking customer order as well as making certain that customers experience an excellent and efficient service by employing the ‘customer is king’ work ethic. The successful candidate will also assist the sales team, this will include: administration; dealing with customer enquiries via phone and email; and being a liaison between customers and internal sales staff.
Hours are dependent on age. Under 18s would work 8:00am-4:30pm with 30 min lunch break and no Saturdays (to start working 08.00 – 12.00 1in4 Saturday when turns 18) Over 18S would work 08.00am-5.00pm and with one Sat 08.00 – 12.00 per month.
Apprenticeships are based on an 18-month Fixed Term Contract.
If you think you’ve got what it takes to be part of our dedicated team, apply on with your CV to: Alison.Simmonds@thomas-graham.co.uk