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Are you looking to join a well-established Plumbing and Heating business?

UKPS started trading in 2005 quickly becoming Oxfordshire's leading plumbing, heating and bathroom merchant.  Having built up a successful business it was in 2019 UKPS was acquired whilst continuing to operate as a division of UK Plumbing Supplies, which is the largest independent plumbing and heating merchant in the UK.  With over 230 branches including names such as Plumbase, Plumbstop, Plumbstore, HPS (and more) UK Plumbing Supplies is an exciting and dynamic company with opportunities to start your career in the plumbing and heating industry.  


Delivery Driver, Henley Plumbing Supplies

We are currently looking for a Delivery Driver/Store person to facilitate our Henley branch.

The role will involve delivering and dealing with customers, covering a radius of 40 miles approximately from the branch.  Whilst delivering will be your main focus, we are looking for a team player who is able to support other areas of the branch as and when required, in the form of serving customers on the trade counter and other ad-hoc duties.

Main duties include:

Loading Vehicles.

Delivering goods to customers.

Customer Interaction in and out of the store.

General housekeeping.

The ideal candidate will be:

A people person with good customer service skills.

Reliable and hardworking.

Efficient and committed to meeting deadlines– following Health and Safety procedures.

Must hold a full clean driving license without any serious convictions.

This is a demanding role with some heavy lifting involved, so the candidate must be fit and able.

Must be local to Henley on Thames or Oxfordshire due to the radius you would be covering.

Salary range:

£17,500-£21,000 dependent on experience.

Other incentives include Annual Profit Share, Holiday and Pension Scheme.

Working hours:

Monday to Friday 7.30 am to 5 pm (with 1-hour lunch break)

Alternate Saturdays also required 8 am-12 pm.

References will be required for this role.

If you think this could be you, we want to hear from you.  Just post or email an application form with CV to online@uk-ps.com

Chipping Norton Plumbing Supplies

Units 17&18 Worcester Road, Trading Park

Chipping Norton

Oxfordshire

OX7 5XW

For an application form please click on the link at the top of this page.

 

 

 

Branch Manager – Bicester Plumbing Supplies

We are looking for our next PCM (Branch Manager) to join our Bicester branch (OX26 4PZ)

As a successful PCM you will be the driving force behind a small team whilst coordinating all aspects of branch operations.   

The environment is busy, fast-paced and comes with great benefits and plenty of opportunities for career progression.

The Role

You will be a natural leader with excellent communication and organisation skills which will enable you to motivate and develop your team.

You must be able to build and maintain relationships with new and existing trade and retail customers.

Financially and commercially aware you will demonstrate a professional ability to drive sales for your branch.

Focused and dynamic, with a “go-getter” attitude and high attention to detail.

You will be responsible for:

Effective management of the team and resources.

Exceeding branch sales and profitability targets.

Managing purchasing and stock control.

Setting the standard for your team and identifying the needs of individual development.

Keeping everyone safe.

As a company, we pride ourselves on our high level of customer service providing expertise to the Plumbing and Heating trade. 

The candidate must have appropriate knowledge on the range of products within the P&H industry and ideally have experience of dealing with suppliers across the product groups. 

The Rewards

Salary up to £40k (negotiable)

Car allowance

Annual performance profit share

Annual holiday (increasing with length of service)

Contributory pension 

 Bupa Family Health Care

If you think this could be you, we want to hear from you.  Just post or email an application form with CV to online@uk-ps.com


Chipping Norton Plumbing Supplies

Units 17&18 Worcester Road, Trading Park

Chipping Norton

Oxfordshire

OX7 5XW

 
 

Assistant Branch Manager – Henley Plumbing Supplies

At UKPS we are looking for the next  Assistant Branch Manager to join our Henley Branch (RG9 1DS)

We have a vacancy for an Assistant Manager at our Henley Branch.  This is a key role in assisting with the day to day management of the Henley branch. Working with your Branch Manager and Area Managers to continually improve the sales and margin within the branch, whilst developing a driven team and outstanding customer service.


The Role

  • You will demonstrate a strong working knowledge of plumbing & heating and bathroom products.

  • You will be responsible for customer accounts, providing quotations and product pricing.

  • You will manage an effective Plumbing and Heating branch, whilst leading in the absence of the Branch Manager.

  • You will maintain a strong working relationship with customers and suppliers, upholding our high standards.

  • You will take pride in keeping a tidy, well-stocked and displayed branch.

  • You will be responsible for supporting and developing junior members of the team in delivering “top-notch” customer service.

  • You will take on any Ad hoc administration duties as and when required or, in the absence of the Branch Manager.

About the person

The successful applicant will have previous experience within the plumbers' merchants industry.

We are looking for someone who is ready to take the next step in their management career but this candidate must have the ability to demonstrate proven leadership skills in a competitive sector.

Excellent communication and administration skills are essential. Full training will be provided.

 

Hours

Monday - Friday 7.30am - 5.00pm

Alternate Saturdays 8.30am - 12pm

 

The Rewards

Salary up to £35k 

Annual performance profit share 

Contributory pension scheme

Annual Holiday, increasing with length of service

 

If you think this could be you, we want to hear from you.  Just post or email an application form with CV to online@uk-ps.com


Chipping Norton Plumbing Supplies

Units 17&18 Worcester Road, Trading Park

Chipping Norton

Oxfordshire

OX7 5XW

 

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