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BHT HQ Picking

Recruitment

We are currently seeking to recruit individuals for the following roles:

Sales Professional

Full-time

Full-time Warehouse Assistant

Commencing winter 2022

Warehouse Workers

Seasonal · October 2022 to March 2023

Sales Professional - Office based

Want to apply your B2B sales skills to a business sector that is seeing sustained and significant growth? As a leading specialist wholesale supplier to the forestry, farming, estate management and landscaping sectors every sale you make will make difference to the environment we live in.

We are seeking a confident, articulate, commercially astute sales professional, with strong numerical skills and excellent attention to detail.

Office based in rural Lincolnshire, you will be joining a great team who all (like you) thrive under pressure during our very busy core season and can work more strategically on development projects in the off-season.

Having recently celebrated our 30th anniversary of trading, now is the perfect time to join our growing team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Respond to, follow up and manage sales enquiries according to company processes
  • For select accounts, deliver the complete administration process, from securing an order right through to despatch and after sales care
  • Maintain and build relationships with existing and potential clients
  • Identify and develop new and existing business opportunities

Personal specification:

  • Communication - professional and friendly communication skills required when conversing either face to face, over the phone or by email with customers, colleagues, hauliers, and suppliers
  • Accuracy - strict attention to detail is essential
  • Initiative - ability to drive own workload forward
  • Team-work - you will have a natural ability to multi-task, supporting colleagues in other parts of the business when required, particularly during the peak season
  • Excellent PC skills, Microsoft Office

You may currently be working in any of the following positions (however this list is not exhaustive): Sales Support Administrator, Sales Administrator, Customer Services Administrator, Telesales Executive, Customer Services Specialist, Sales Representative. The position requires your own transport to reach the office and is commutable from Gainsborough, Scunthorpe, Brigg, Barton upon Humber, Grimsby, Louth, Caistor, Market Rasen and North of Lincoln.

Applying for this role

Please apply via e-mail to recruitment@britishhardwood.co.uk or contact the office for further details on 01673 818443.


Full-time Warehouse Assistant

We are recruiting a full-time warehouse assistant with a view to the role commencing winter 2022. This is an appealing role that will encompass a variety of tasks, with clear definition between responsibilities during and outside of the bare root planting season which spans November to March/April.

The role is located at our HQ just outside the village of Snitterby, just off the A15 (DN21 4TZ).

Please note – this is a physically demanding role and is based in outdoor warehousing.

Key responsibilities:

During the bare root planting season:

  • Assisting with the offloading of plant deliveries and storing away accordingly
  • Assisting with the delivery of forestry and landscaping products and storing away accordingly
  • Assisting with the collation of plant and product orders for customers as per picking lists
  • Packing orders for distribution via carrier/haulier and for collection by customers on site
  • Keeping warehouses and yards tidy at all times

Outside of the bare root planting season:

  • Assisting with site maintenance and landscape management including hedge cutting, strimming, mowing grass and watering up
  • Assisting with general maintenance of all machinery and tools
  • Assisting with general maintenance and gardening duties around the sites

Working relationships
The role requires the ability to liaise closely and professionally with all other members of staff, both within the warehouse environment and in the office.

Personal specification:

  • Punctuality and reliability
  • Team-work – a natural ability to multi-task and support colleagues is required
  • Physically fit and able to carry out manual handling tasks repeatedly throughout a day, when required
  • Flexible approach to the role in line with seasonal pressures and demands
  • Communication – professional and friendly communication skills are required, when conversing face to face, via walkie talkie and over the phone
  • Strict attention to detail

The position requires your own transport to reach the office and is commutable from Gainsborough, Market Rasen, Brigg, Scunthorpe, north of Lincoln or Caistor.

Applying for this role
Please apply via e-mail to recruitment@britishhardwood.co.uk or contact the office to discuss the position further on 01673 818443.


Seasonal WAREHOUSE WORKERS
Join our team! Multiple positions available - starting October 2022.

Call now 01673 818443 or e-mail recruitment@britishhardwood.co.uk.

Working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (with occasional Saturdays).
All positions are located at our HQ just outside the village of Snitterby, just off the A15 (DN21 4TZ).

Please note – we would advise this is a physically demanding role and is based in outdoor warehousing.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the offloading and storing of plant deliveries
  • Assisting with the delivery and storing of forestry and landscaping accessories
  • Assisting with the picking and packing of plant and accessory orders
  • Assisting with maintaining tidy warehouses

Working relationships
The role requires the ability to work closely with both warehouse and office staff in a professional and friendly manner.

Key tasks (this list is only indicative and not exhaustive):

  • Accurate counting, picking, packing and wrapping of customer orders in time for set daily haulier collection time slots
  • Checking of goods in and bending to lift/move plants and accessories around the warehouses
  • General maintenance and tidying of yards and warehouse
  • Being on your feet all day apart from break times
  • Using a manual pallet truck to move laden pallets as required
  • Liaising with the office staff via walkie talkie and in person as required
  • Any other duties consistent with the main purpose of the job as may be defined from time to time

Core skills
Physical fitness is an essential criteria for this role. Also important are; punctuality, reliability, numerical accuracy, attention to detail, clear communication, sense of teamwork & customer care.

Applying for this role
Please apply via e-mail to recruitment@britishhardwood.co.uk or contact the office to discuss the position further on 01673 818443.