Darlaston Builders Merchants West Midlands UK


Job Description

Darlaston Builders Merchants are the largest and leading independent supplier of Building, Landscaping and Heavy-Side materials in the Midlands. Our well-earned reputation and the 35-year establishment in the trade allows us to provide the best customer service possible, including high quality materials at extremely competitive prices.
Our Winning combination of Choice, Quality and Value for Money has enabled us to become one of the most competitive merchants in the Midlands, allowing more Customers and Trade to benefit from our Services.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Operate the forklift counterbalance truck (Linde Diesel Forklift experience preferred)
  • To ensure all Lorries are off loaded and loaded as required.
  • Work within tight spaces.
  • Serve and load customers with required materials in a safe manner.
  • MANUAL HANDLING will be involved.
  • Large part of the job involves hand balling products to customers and sweeping the yard.
  • Ensure vehicle checks are completed.
  • All paperwork regarding deliveries to be completed.
  • Stock control and order picking.
  • Report any deficiencies in the working of any machinery/equipment i.e., forklift trucks for which you are responsible on a daily basis.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Previous experience working under your own supervision.
  • Knowledge of Building, Landscaping & Drainage materials.
  • Experience booking in of stock is preferred.
  • Forklift counterbalance licence is essential.
  • Ensure that a good standard of housekeeping is maintained at all times.
  • All tasks to be completed in the safest manner, adhering to all health and safety rules and regulations.
  • Valid FLT licence.
  • Must be prepared to work outdoors.
  • General housekeeping and manual handling.
  • Bobcat Licence (Ideal).


Work 7.30am till 5.00pm Monday to Saturdays and some Sundays
Reference ID: West Bromwich and Wednesbury
Job Types: Full-time six month contract
Salary: Depending on experience
COVID-19 considerations: Full H&S assessment done via external H&S company. Full training will be given.

Please email: HR Manager or apply within branch.