Careers at Sheridan

Sheridan Fabrications is the UK’s largest manufacturer of solid and natural work surfaces. Based in Normanton, West Yorkshire we supply to Blue Chip clients across the UK including Wickes, Benchmarx, Magnet and IKEA ; in addition to other retail, distribution and commercial channels.

We are an innovative company within our field, with a fun and friendly but professional working environment. We offer competitive rates of pay and benefits, training opportunities and on-site parking and staff uniforms.

Our people are the key to our success and we seek enthusiastic individuals who want to make a difference within our business and contribute to our future direction.

Are you ready for a new challenge?
Can you think on your feet ?
Do you want to be part of our team ?

If you feel that you fit the bill for any of the vacancies below, we would like to hear from you.
Please forward your CV indicating current and expected salary/rate of pay to careers@sheridan-uk.com
or contact us by telephoning 0345 618 2800.

Download an application form and submit to us at:

Human Resources Team
Sheridan
New Sheridan House
Don Pedro Avenue
Normanton
WF6 1TD
Sheridan Application Form

REGIONAL SALES SUPPORT MANAGER

Job Title : REGIONAL SALES SUPPORT MANAGER

Location : London/South West/South Coast

Salary : Competitive/negotiable (depending on skills/experience) plus bonus and car

Type : Permanent, field based.

Closing Date : Friday 2nd March 2018

As part of our Sales Team expansion we are looking to recruit a Regional Sales Support Manager for our South/South West regions. Reporting to the Senior Sales Manager the successful candidates will work across a range of exciting business portfolios including Blue Chip Key Accounts and Independent Retailers. This is a field sales role and it is very much up to the individual to make it a success. Individuals will be responsible for identifying and developing new business opportunities and sales performance within their respective territories to achieve maximum growth, revenue and profitability in line with company targets.

Key Responsibilities

” Manage a portfolio of accounts to increase store Performance, using results and data to formalise a strategic planned diary management
” Manage and strengthen existing relationships to maximise revenue
” Identify new business opportunities and establish plans and strategies to expand the customer base
” Maintain and develop new and existing accounts through proactive/planned account support
” Customer training and educational campaigns
” Contribute to overall Sales Strategy

The ideal candidate will possess a high degree of commercial acumen with a proven track record in a fast paced B2B sales environment. Previous experience of the Kitchen Industry and especially solid & Natural worktops would be a distinct advantage although this is not essential. Do you have the capacity to flourish in a competitive environment – are you self motivated and proactive with significant drive and confidence with the ability and desire to sell ? If so we would like to hear from you.

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INSTALLATIONS SUPPORT ASSISTANT
Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependent on skills/experience

Hours: 39.5 per week:
Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm
Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm

Benefits: On site parking, staff uniform, canteen
After qualifying period Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 02/03/2018

Due to our continued success and growth we are currently looking to recruit a Installations Support Assistant on a Permanent/ Full Time Contract. Reporting to the Installations Manager the successful candidate will primarily be required to provide administrative support to the Installations Team and secondary administrative support to the Customer Services and Transport Department teams.

Key Duties Include
” Calling customers to confirm appointments
” Dealing with customer complaints primarily over the telephone
” Following up on customer complaints confirming decision in writing by letter/fax
” Inputting and updating data onto IT systems
” Raising paperwork from IT systems and distributing appropriately to Fitters and Installers
” Where required administrative support to Customer Services and Transport Department

The Person – Key Requirements
” Data input skills
” A friendly and professional telephone manner
” Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
” Ability to meet deadlines
” Attention to details
” Good organisational skills
” Basic Computer Skills

Previous experience of worktop manufacture and/or working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as all training will be provided.

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GOODS IN/STORE ASSSITANT (NIGHTS)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.69 p.h. to £9.25 p.h. negotiable dependent on skills/experience + 20% shift premium, overtime (not guaranteed) +production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week: Mon to Thurs 5.45 pm to 4.00 am

Benefits: On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 02/03/18

Due to continued growth and success, we are currently looking to recruit Goods In/Store Assistant on the night shift to expand our current team to assist with stock movement/control.

Key Duties Include
” Assisting the Cell Leader with stock control
” Assisting Goods-In with offloading of material
” Preparing stock ready for production
” Ensuring all stock control procedures are maintained
” Assisting in the utilisation of stock and reducing stock levels
” General housekeeping.

Previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage with the understanding of stock control and warehousing standards. The ability to work to tight deadlines within a team and a flexible approach to workload and duties is essential along with good communication skills. Applicants should note this is physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved. A counterbalance FLT licence is desirable, as is a good standard of numeracy, literacy and skills within IT.

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GOODS IN/STORE ASSISTANT

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.69 p.h. to £9.25 p.h. negotiable dependent on skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) +production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week: Mon to Thurs 6.30 am to 3.30pm, Friday 6.30am-11.30am
Possible weekend work

Benefits: On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 16/02/18

Due to continued growth and success, we are currently looking to recruit Goods In/Store Assistant on the day shift to expand our current team to assist with stock movement/control.

Key Duties Include
” Assisting the Cell Leader with stock control
” Assisting Goods-In with offloading of material
” Preparing stock ready for production
” Ensuring all stock control procedures are maintained
” Assisting in the utilisation of stock and reducing stock levels
” General housekeeping.

Previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage with the understanding of stock control and warehousing standards. The ability to work to tight deadlines within a team and a flexible approach to workload and duties is essential along with good communication skills. Applicants should note this is physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved. A counterbalance FLT licence is desirable, as is a good standard of numeracy, literacy and skills within IT.

Please note this is physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

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MAINTENANCE ENGINEER /ELECTRICAL BIAS (NIGHTS)

Vacancy Type : Permanent
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : Competitive – negotiable dependent on skills/experience
Start Date : Immediate Start available
Hours : 39 Hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45pm- 4.00am
Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
Plus Death in Service Benefits & Health Insurance Plan after qualifying period

Closing Date : 23/02/18

Reporting to the Production Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for all repairs and maintenance of plant and machinery; in addition to maintaining plant services.

Key Duties include:

” Ensure that all equipment is maintained to a high level and that the system delivers the
required demands in terms of availability and uptime
” Maintaining machinery to planned schedules
” Attending breakdowns to plant and machinery
” Maintaining stock levels (ordering parts/replenishing critical parts)
” Carrying out scheduled machine audits
” Servicing machines
” Ensuring safety systems are in place and operable
” Maintaining health and safety procedures at all times.

The Person – Key Requirements

” Relevant qualification in Mechanical Engineering. Minimum City and Guilds Level 3/ and or ONC – essential
” Electrical Component – essential
” Apprentice trained – essential
” Experience of machine servicing and breakdowns working with pneumatics and hydraulics – essential
” Experience of planned maintenance procedures – essential
” Self motivated problem solver – essential
” Adept at identifying priorities – essential
” Able to demonstrate an ability to work to tight deadlines, autonomously or as part of a team – essential
” Flexible approach to workload and duties – essential

Experience of working with stone cutting/ woodworking machinery is desirable although not essential as full training will be given. Experience of working within a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage.

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Stores Controller
Job Type: Permanent

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.69 p.h. to £8.70 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week:
Monday to Thursday 6.30 am to 3.30 pm
Friday 6.30 am to 11.30 am
No weekend work
vBenefits: On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 16/02/2018

We are currently looking to recruit a Stores Controller, reporting to the Senior Material Controller; successful candidates will coordinate and control the storage of stock and consumable items, monitoring and undertaking replenishment of all items to provide required equipment and materials whilst also maintaining efficient stock and cost controls.

Key Duties Include
” Controlling/co-ordinating goods in to Stores
” Controlling/co-ordinating issues from Stores including sinks
” Produce and maintain records, databases and systems and procedures for all stock within the Stores Controller role
” Inventory management of stores stock items and consumables to achieve live stock
” Maintenance and re-order of Stores consumables and supplier management
” Processing/recording all delivery notes
” Stock control including updating business store/Stock check (monthly)
” Providing quarantine/reject section
” Look for costs saving opportunities (consumables)
” Assisting with offloading of Goods-In (Materials etc)
” General housekeeping.

The Person
” IT Computer Literate and numerate (excel essential)
” Storekeeping/Stock management experience vital
” Good organisation skills
” Ability to work to tight deadlines and achieve targets
” Good communication skills both verbal and written
” Ability to work confidently alone as well as part of a team
” Previous experience of manufacturing background (desirable)
” Counterbalance FLT license desirable but not essential
” Demonstrate pride in work, motivated and good attention to detail
” Good housekeeping skills, maintain a clean organised work area
” Knowledge of KANBAN desirable but not essential.

We are looking for people who are able to work to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. We are an innovative company within our field with a fun and friendly but professional working environment.

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DESPATCH OPERATIVE (Night Shift)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.69 p.h. to £9.25 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + shift premium + overtime (not guaranteed) )+ production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45 pm to 4.00 am

Benefits: On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 16/02/2018

We are currently looking to recruit a Despatch Operative on night shift in the Despatch area to expand our current team. Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties will include

– Loading & off loading of vehicles
– Packing and wrapping of worktops to quality standards
– Movement of goods from Production area to Despatch
– General Housekeeping

Whilst not essential previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage, as would a counterbalance FLT licence.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

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Despatch Operative – (Day Shift)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.69 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 hours per week
6.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday, Friday 6.30am to 11.30am

Benefits: On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 16/02/18

We are currently looking to recruit a Despatch Operative on day shift to expand our current team. Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties

Duties will include:

– Loading & off loading of vehicles
– Packing and wrapping of worktops to quality standards
– Movement of goods from Production area to Despatch
– General Housekeeping

Whilst not essential, previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage, as would a counterbalance FLT licence.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

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LUXURY WORKTOP INSTALLERS OR TEMPLATERS

We are looking to recruit sub-contract teams throughout the UK.

Due to continued growth we are looking for suitably qualified and experienced teams to undertake either templating or installations of our luxury products.

We offer full training in our products, which include Granite, Quartz, Timber, Corian and other acrylic surfaces.

You must be:
• Experienced in kitchen installation or templating.
• Reliable and punctual.
• Have your own van and tools.
• Have an excellent work ethic, with a can-do approach.
• Good communication and problem solving skills.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Full driving licence.
• CSCS card advantageous.

In return we offer excellent continuity of work
with industry leading rates (OTE £90k+)

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We are an innovative company within our field with a fun and friendly but professional working environment. Our people are the key to our success and we seek enthusiastic individuals who want to make a difference within our business and contribute to our future direction.

Please note Sheridan does not have the resources to send individual notifications to all applicants who are not shortlisted so if you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

We currently only have the above vacancies available, however speculative applications can be made to The Human Resources Team at the above address.