About the role:
Rapdily expanding Blinds Business looking for an additional person on the installation team that is able to cope with the fast pace and is comfortable being part of a small and growing team. Looking for someone with a desire to learn and progress with the company and enjoy it’s success. Are you looking to take the stress out of working for yourself?
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Do you have experience in any of these areas or something similar:
Blinds, curtains or shutters installation
Window or door fitting
Carpentry / Carpenter / Joinery
Kitchen or bedroom fitting
Plumbing or electrical installations
Who we are looking for:
-Someone with a good grasp of technical basics with a practical ability, particularly the ability to measure accurately.
-Able to use ladders and steps, hand tools, power tools and carry some heavier items.
-Basic grasp of modern IT software and applications. Ability to use an iPad, basic in house systems and e-mails.
-Able to survey accurately and communicate requirements and survey sheets back to the office or direct to the supplier
-Good communicator and ability to offer excellent customer service both face to face and over the phone.
-Team-worker who is comfortable working in an established growing family business environment and would fit in as part of the team.
-Able to work well on your own using initiative to solve problems as they are encountered.
-Hardworking and flexible with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
-Highly organised individual with excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
-Good command of English.
-To be punctual, presentable and curteous, communicating at all times with the team and the customers.
-Make sure products are ready for the fit date and to check that all tools, spares and parts are carried in order to complete the installation successfully according to the survey.
-To strictly follow the company health and safety guidelines and work in a professional and safe manner at all times.
-To install blinds, shutters and curtains, take pride in all work completed and tidy and clean up properly.
-Demonstrate the finished product, explain child safety and aftercare, and obtain the customer sign off.
-When required, take balance payment, update customer status on the iPad and hand out marketing material and feedback forms.
-To understand and learn the technical aspects of the product range, and to have the ability to survey and measure accurately as well as make alterations as necessary on site.
-Ensure the client is happy with the service they receive and report back to the rest of the team.
To be considered for this vacancy, please click here to email us your CV.
“At Kingston Smith, we’ve worked with Caroline for over 20 years and I am very happy with the service we’ve received. She is always extremely helpful and quick to respond to vacancies. The high-calibre candidates she sources have helped us to build a very effective, expert workforce.”
- Maureen Penfold (Managing partner)
"Caroline and the team have an extensive knowledge and background within the recruitment sector and work with a wide network of people with a range of job disciplines. They work effectively and are quick to put forward candidates who closely match what we’re looking for. After working with them for the past 15 years - I couldn’t recommend them enough!"
- Garry Payne (Head of HR)