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Timber Yard Assistant - Glenda...


Timber Yard assistant – Glendale(Newcastle)

About Us

We are part of a $13 billion plus business with locations across Australia, New Zealand and China. Metcash proudly support independently owned retailers across our portfolio of brands including Mitre 10, Home Timber & Hardware, IGA, Cellarbrations, Friendly Grocer, Campbells and The Bottle-O. At Metcash we are transforming our business and challenging the status quo of retail.

For over 50 years Mitre 10 has been the local and independent hardware store to thousands of Australians.  Our focus is on people, performance and providing great customer outcomes by working together and building partnerships. 

Home Timber & Hardware Group is the home of quality hardware and expert advice, proudly servicing builders, Project Builders, tradies and home renovators across the nation under the main retail brands – Home Timber & Hardware and Thrifty-Link Hardware. Our vision is to grow and strengthen our business by investing in our people and developing strong partnerships with our customers and our vendors. 

Glendale Home Timber & Hardware are currently seeking an outgoing and knowledgeable individual to join the team as a Yard assistant.  The successful candidate will  be offered a full time position working a Monday to Friday roster with the occasional Saturday. The successful candidate will provide excellent customer service,  must be motivated, and be relied upon to work in an unsupervised environment.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the health and safety of all fellow staff, customers and contractors within their department
  • Provide accurate deliveries on time, with a high focus on customer service
  • Serving customers in the yard- helping them with their orders, and providing them with fast, efficient service
  • Picking orders to be sent out on delivery trucks
  • Putting away stock, mainly timber and associated products

To be considered for this role applicants need to be able to meet the following selection criteria:

  • Demonstrate a strong customer focus.
  • Work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Prioritise workload to effectively meet deadlines
  • Must be physically fit and able to be on your feet all day
  • An eye for detail and a sense of urgency
  • Ability to be available for work across the 5 days of the week which may include the occasional Saturday  morning
  • Forklift Licence is preferred

If you feel you have what it takes to join our team and build your career, we want to hear from you!

Date Posted
Sydney, NSW
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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