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At JDP we know that our staff are the key ingredient in our success. With 26 branches across the UK and 3 regional sales offices, not to mention specialist fabrication, technical and business support teams we offer a wide variety of roles, and consider every one of them to be a vital member of the JDP team.

We are one team, with a culture that feels like you are part of a family, we work hard but we have fun while we do it!

Our aim at JDP is to unlock your potential and equip you with the skills required to move to the next stage in your career. It starts with your induction where you’ll get to know us and our business, and continues throughout your career with training and development relevant to your position. The possibilities for progression are endless.

We have ambitious plans for the future and invite you to join us, if you think you have what it takes of course!

Current Vacancies

  • Yard Assistant

    Carmathen, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Carmarthen branch. If you are a hardworking, flexible individual who can work as part of a team and provide excellent customer service, this may be the right opportunity for you!

    Yard Assistant

    Your job

    In this role as a Yard Assistant some of the duties involve:

    • Pick customer orders accurately
    • Assist with loading and unloading of vehicles using a forklift truck
    • Process orders accurately, within a time dictated by the customer deadline
    • Providing customers with product and service information
    • Serve customers on the trade counter when required
    • Customer interaction

    Job Requirements

    Required:

    • Excellent communication skills and some customer service skills
    • Literacy & Numeracy
    • A hardworking & helpful individual to train in all aspects of our operation
    • An understanding of Health & Safety in a work environment

    Desirable:

    • NVQ Level 2 in Warehousing
    • A good knowledge of computers
    • Forklift truck licence
    Info & Apply
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  • E-Commerce Executive

    Longtown, UK — Full-time

    Do you have a passion for creativity? Are you a confident communicator? Are you flexible and organised?  Do you have previous experience in a similar role?

    JDP are looking to recruit a Digital Marketer/ E-commerce Specialist, if you answered yes to the questions above, then we could have your next move!

    The role involves working across multiple ecommerce channels, defining and implementing emarketing strategies to maximise ROI while maintaining best practice.

    A mixed role of analytics and creativity, working alongside infrastructure/web coding and offline marketing. Maximise the ROI through user experience, managing PPC and other channels.

    This role involves elements of the followong which the candidate should have experience in:

    • Meeting monthly, quarterly and annual turnover/margin targets
    • Identifying new sales opportunities for new and existing products
    • Reviewing and monitoring competitors
    • Build best in class user experience
    • Paid and non-paid campaigns including PPC, social
    • SEO optimisation and reporting

    JDP is a national civils drainage company – we’re serious about pipe, drainage and storm water management!  And it’s more interesting than it might first sound - promise!  For the right person this is an exciting role, offering lots of variety. 

    Info & Apply
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  • Stock Controller

    Longtown, UK — Full-time

    We are looking for a stock controller to join our team on a temporary basis to cover a period of maternity leave.

    To be successful in this role you should have a strong eye for detail, possess strong organisational skills, be able to work on your own initiative and build effective relationships easily, often within a demanding and target driven environment.

    The stock control team are focused on ensuring that branches have the necessary stock available to service our customers. This means working efficiently and effectively to ensure stock levels are accurate and in the optimum place but within the purchasing policy set and also to manage and control slow moving stock

    The stock control team work as an internal supplier to branches and a customer to suppliers.

    If you are polite, presentable and not afraid to work hard then you are exactly who we are looking for.

    What you'll do:

    Management of slim4 – execute stock replenishments,

    Action internal stock transfers

    Processing of branch/ supplier orders

    Stock replenishment administration

    Maintenance of stock records

    Report stock checks – oversee/analyse/prepare results

    Manage and control slow moving stock

    Respond to Branch and Supplier queries

    Work together with Supply Chain, sharing information, product and supplier awareness

    Support 26 branches throughout the UK

    You'll definitely:

    Have previous experience in a similar role

    Be passionate

    Work well in a team

    Be confident and proactive

    What's in it for you?

    Competitive salary

    Sales bonus scheme

    Contributory pension scheme

    Staff discount

    Contributory travel and health scheme

    Full support and training

    Info & Apply
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  • Internal Sales Person

    Yate, UK — Full-time

    Do you have a passion for Sales? Are you motivated by results? Yes? We are actively looking to appoint an Internal Sales person to join our successful team. If you enjoy working in a fast paced sales environment where you can really make a difference whilst supplying our customers with the highest standard of service and information, then we may have the perfect opportunity for you!

    Your job

    In this role the Regional Internal Sales will often be the first point of contact the customer has.

    Duties involve:

    • Delivering excellent customer service and communication
    • Providing customers with product and service information
    • Processing enquiries and orders accurately and within the time dedicated by the customer deadline
    • Proactive promotional calling to customers and prospects is required to maximise the growth of the region
    Info & Apply
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  • Branch Manager

    Havant, UK — Full-time

    Are you motivated by results? Do you thrive in a challenging environment? Do you enjoy working as part of a successful team? If you have answered yes, we may have your next move!

    We are actively looking to appoint a Branch Manager to lead the team at our Havant branch. If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment where you can really make a difference whilst supplying our customers with the highest standard of service and information, then we may have the perfect opportunity for you!

    Your job

    In this role, the Branch Manager will often be the first point of contact for the customer.

    Duties involve:

    ·        Delivering excellent customer service, both face to face and by telephone

    ·        Oversee the day to day running of the branch, working with colleagues locally, regionally and centrally to maximise profitability through training and a motivated team

    ·        You will be responsible for effective operations and efficient administration

    ·        Providing customers with product and service information

    ·        Processing enquiries and orders accurately and within dedicated time frames

    Job Requirements

    Required:

    ·        Experience of managing and motivating a team

    ·        An outgoing personality as well as possessing strong people management skills

    ·        Excellent communication skills and organisational skills.

    ·        Enthusiastic and professional telephone manner

    ·        Able to work using your own initiative within a demanding target driven environment.

    **The successful applicant must have experience in a similar role within the industry and a proven sales record.**

    What's in it for you?

    • Long term career with a stable market leader
    • Competitive salary
    • Contributory pension scheme
    • Staff discount
    • Contributory travel and health scheme
    • Full support and training

     JDP is part of DYKA Group, a Business Unit of Tessenderlo Group. We are much more than just a distributor of plastic pipe systems and fittings. By transporting water, air and other energy sources in a reliable, efficient and sustainable way, we do our bit for a better planet every day. Moreover, we do this with recycled or recyclable materials. We can therefore proudly say that we are "Nature's Network". Internationally, DYKA Group is represented in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, UK, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovenia and Romania.

    JDP is a leading distributor of plastic pipe systems in the UK. Our head office is located in Longtown, Carlisle. 27 regional distribution centres provide a service-oriented supply to traders, contractors, professional installers, public authorities, utilities and industry. JDP employs approximately 200 people.

     

     

     

    Info & Apply
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  • Yard Assistant

    Berkhamsted, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Berkhamsted branch. If you are a hardworking, flexible individual who can work as part of a team and provide excellent customer service, this may be the right opportunity for you!

    Yard Assistant

    Your job

    In this role as a Warehouse Assistant some of the duties involve:

    • Providing customers with product and service information
    • Pick customer orders accurately
    • Assist with loading and unloading of vehicles using a forklift truck
    • Process orders accurately, within a time dictated by the customer deadline
    • Serve customers on the trade counter when required
    • Customer interaction

    Job Requirements

    Required:

    • Excellent communication skills and some customer service skills
    • Literacy & Numeracy
    • A hardworking & helpful individual to train in all aspects of our operation
    • An understanding of Health & Safety in a work environment

    Desirable:

    • NVQ Level 2 in Warehousing
    • A good knowledge of computers
    • Forklift truck licence
    Info & Apply
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Contact Us Sustainability at JDP

Why join JDP?

We take action

Everything we do, design and manufacture is done in the knowledge that the smallest details often make the biggest difference. This is why we constantly challenge the status quo with an open mindset, take ownership of every problem and seize every opportunity to improve.

 

We make things happen

We set high performance standards both for ourselves and others. This is why we are decisive and always deliver on our promises. We take regular time-outs to reflect on the added value we create. Whilst we have clear roles and responsibilities, we also help our colleagues to achieve our common goals.

 

We delight our customers

Our success is based on the success of our customers, and we genuinely believe that every one of us can contribute to this experience. As real ambassadors of the company, we take a profound interest in our customers and take great pride in finding solutions to their challenges.

 

We grow together

The best solutions always come from the best teams. This is why we continuously develop our skills and expertise, based on an open feedback culture. We embrace diversity and new insights, and we work in teams that are characterized by our complementary strengths. We share success and we enjoy everything we do.

Want to be a force for good?

Do you want to help build smarter homes and more sustainable cities? Want to develop a career and apply your skills in an environment that encourages and rewards commitment, confidence and creativity?

We are constantly looking for people who can add value and enthusiasm to our team and that shares our vision for the future.

Contact JDP