Tool Hire Assistant

  • Vacancy Title
  • Tool Hire Assistant
  • Company
  • Travis Perkins
  • Location
  • Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Closing Date
  • 25/02/2022
  • Job Description
  • New Year New Career? 

    Looking for a new challenge, maybe a new industry? We are looking for a Tool Hire Assistant to join our successful and friendly team in Cheltenham 

    The Cheltenham branch is a great team, the Branch Manager has created a fun and professional atmosphere, in a brand new purpose built Branch. We plan for the long term, so the role and responsibilities can evolve over time . Giving you the opportunity to grow and progress with Travis Perkins  

    Whats in it for you?

    • Competitive salary package plus an annual bonus
    • 22 days holiday, plus bank holidays
    • Save-as-you-earn scheme / Buy-as-you-earn scheme / Contributory pension scheme
    • Colleague discounts across a variety of our Group businesses including; 20% off at Toolstation, we also have a number of online discounts at leading retailers from theme parks to eating out and cinemas

    Hours of work:
    Our branches are open Monday - Friday from 7.30am - 5.00pm & Saturdays from 7.30am - 12.00pm. 

    You will work 42.5 hours per week on a shift pattern during these opening hours and will be required to work every other Saturday morning.

    What will I be doing?
    We are a busy team at Travis Perkins Tool Hire, everyday is different. After an onboarding and induction process: 

    • Someone with basic mechanical knowledge or an interest in tools and equipment
    • Our success is built on strong relationships with our customers, so it’s essential that you have great Customer Service skills 
    • You will need a “can do” attitude, be quick to learn and have great attention to detail whilst working at pace. 

    What experience do you need?
    We really don’t mind what sector you come from, we just want your transferable skills, customer service and a great work ethic. We will support and train you in everything else !!!

    How will we support you?
    Right from the start of your career with us, you’ll be supported in your development. You’ll join our Certificate in Tool Hire Programme, a 12 month Apprenticeship that will give you the tools to be successful in your role. Over the length of your apprenticeship programme, you’ll explore:

    • Our safety culture within branch
    • How to service and maintain our tools
    • The products we hire and the services we provide

    About us
    You may not know much about Travis Perkins, but if you look a bit closer you might be surprised, despite our size, we have the values of a family run business and the mindset and ambition of a forward thinking Company. We pride ourselves on being a great place to work that's why we have been voted one of the UK’s Top Employers every year since 2010. We offer our employees access to extensive career opportunities across our 20+ leading businesses. We operate out of more than 19,000 outlets nationwide and have over 28,000 colleagues.

    Are you ready to join our team and grow an exciting career? Apply now.

    *Applications currently open to candidates aged 18+