Customer Service/Trade Counter - Mt Wellington

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:PMK AD/14680
  • Closing Date:22 Nov 2019


Help us build New Zealand! PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential construction markets. We employ more than 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard. 

The Role:
Join our award-winning PlaceMakers Mt Wellington team in this fast paced and varied customer service role, working full-time 5 days per week which will include weekends.  Everyday our trade counter and showroom is a hub of activity where you will provide essential advice and service to our trade and retail customers in store.  You’ll be engaging with our customers and suppliers assisting with their queries, providing product advice, conduct regular stock takes, replenish and rotate stock and process sales transactions as well as a variety of other tasks as and when required.

About You:
You’re a confident self-starter with a positive “can do” attitude regardless of the situation. You have good computer skills and can pick up systems and processes quickly.  You’re flexible, willing to learn and will go the extra mile to exceed customer expectations.  In addition to this, you possess the following –

  • Strong relationship builder
  • Basic understanding of the building/construction industry
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Physically fit and comfortable with some lifting 
  • Strong use of initiative 
  • Great communication skills 

What’s in it for you?
This is a fantastic foot-in-the-door opportunity and an exciting time to come on our journey as we grow our people and business. You will be joining one of New Zealand’s leading brands offering a competitive hourly rate, genuine opportunities for career development and a range of benefits that come with being part of PlaceMakers and the wider Fletcher Building Group.

Next steps:
If you have a passion for exceptional service delivery with excellent people skills, a great attitude and a willingness to exceed all expectations, then we want to hear from you! 
Click apply and we will be back in touch.

Please note that a pre-employment medical assessment including a drug test is required as well as the legal right to work in NZ indefinitely.