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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

  • Sales Executive

    Carmathen, UK — Full-time

    Do you have a passion for Sales? Are you motivated by results?  

    This could be the role for you!

    JDP are growing the external sales team and are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, results driven, experienced Sales Executive to join our branch team in the Carmarthen.   If you have experience of the civil and drainage industry and are able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills and are self-motivated, we could have the perfect opportunity for you!

    Your job

    The role demands a professional sales manner and the ability to maintain and grow our existing customer base. Some of the duties involve:

    ·        Managing a high volume of lower spend accounts

    ·        Open new accounts and growing existing accounts

    ·        Validation of Prospects

    ·        Delivering excellent customer service and communication

     

    Job Requirements

    ·        Knowledge and experience of the civil and drainage industry

    ·        Experience of our products is essential

    ·        Excellent communication skills and organisational skills

    ·        Enthusiastic and professional manner

    ·        Attention to detail

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

    ·        Good knowledge of computer programs

    ·        Preference will be given to candidates who meet the role criteria and are also Welsh speaking

     

    Benefits

    ·        Full support and training

    ·        Long term career with a stable market leader

    ·        Competitive salary

    ·        Company Car

    ·        Generous sales bonus scheme

    ·        Contributory pension scheme

    ·        Staff discount

    ·        Contributory travel and health insurance scheme

     

    Info & Apply
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  • Category Manager (UK based with no set location)

    Longtown, UK — Full-time

    As a new role in the JDP structure this is a great opportunity to influence and contribute to our success.  We need a Category Manager to manage a group or category of products from cradle to grave.

    Are you an experienced category manager (or currently working as part of a category team and looking for your next step?), with extensive experience in understanding customer needs and the civils and drainage environment?

    You'll be responsible for sourcing, pricing and overall promotion of a product category to maximise customer appeal and fit with JDPs strategy.  Relationships with suppliers and product range management will be key parts of this role.

    In this particular role the ability to link supplier products and market needs to seize new opportunities is crucial.

    Info & Apply
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  • Trade Counter Sales

    Wednesbury, UK — Full-time

    Do you have a passion for customer service? Are you motivated by results? Yes? Then get in touch!

    We are actively looking to appoint a Trade Counter Sales person to join our successful team in our Wednesbury branch.

    If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment where you can really make a difference whilst at the same time ensuring that the last customer of the day receives the same high standard of service as the first, then we may have the perfect opportunity for you!

    Trade Counter Sales

    Your job

    In this role the Trade Counter Sales person will often be the first point of contact for customers. Duties involve:

    ·        Run the day to day processes of the branch

    ·        Providing customers with product and service information

    ·        Proactive selling on the telephone

    ·        Advising and assisting customers at the Trade Counter

    ·        Delivering excellent customer service and communication

    ·        Processing enquiries and orders accurately and within the time dedicated by the customer deadline

    ·        Create proactive trade counter promotions to customers to maximise the growth of the branch

    Info & Apply
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  • Yard Assistant

    Cambridge, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Cambridge 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:

    • 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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  • Yard Assistant

    Ashford , UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Ashford 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:

    • 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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  • Yard Assistant

    Wednesbury, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Wednesbury 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:

    • 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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  • Internal Sales Person

    Longtown, 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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  • Yard Assistant

    Norwich, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint a Yard Assistant to join our successful team in our Norwich 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:

    • Providing customers with product and service information
    • Pick customer orders accurately
    • Assist with loading and unloading of vehicles using a Teletruk
    • 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:

    • Teletruk licence
    • A good knowledge of computers
    • Forklift truck licence
    Info & Apply
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  • Class 2 Driver

    Knottingley, UK — Full-time

    We are actively looking to appoint an 18t Driver + HIAB to join our successful Knottingley team. 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!

    Your Job

    Drivers are at the forefront of our Company, delivering plastic pipes and associated good to customers in Knottingley and surrounding areas, in this role as a Driver some of the duties involve:

    • Efficient & safe operation of the vehicle
    • Ensure complete & on time delivery of orders to JDP customers
    • Comply with all vehicle and drivers legislation

    Job Requirements

    Required:

    • A hardworking & helpful individual to train in all aspects of our operation
    • HIAB
    • Some Driver CPC training
    • Digital driving licence (tacho card)
    • An understanding of Health & Safety in a work environment
    • Detailed understanding of driver procedures “driving hours rules & regulations”
    • Determine the most efficient route for daily delivery schedule
    • Excellent communication skills and good customer service skills

    Desirable:

    • FLT experience would be an advantage.

    Benefits

    • Long term career with stable market leader
    • Full support and training
    • No unsociable hours
    • Competitive Salary
    • Contributory Pension Scheme
    • Staff Discounts
    • Contributory Travel and Health Scheme
    Info & Apply
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  • Fabricator - Part Time Opportunity

    Longtown, UK — Part-time

    Lifestyle Opportunity / Flexible Part time hours available

    We are actively looking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and organised individual to work within the Fabrication Department at our Longtown branch. The Fabrication Department manufactures plastic pipe fittings and adaptors for supply to our network of 26 nationwide branches. If you are a positive individual and not afraid to work hard then you are exactly who we are looking for as you will be expected to work with the Fabrication Team Leader to ensure the smooth daily running of the Fabrication Workshop whilst providing great service to our clients both internally and externally. If you already have a background in fabrication, joinery or other construction based roles then this could be just the opportunity you have been waiting for.

    Ideally we are recruiting for 2-3 days per week but we’re flexible and willing to consider hours that suit your lifestyle

    Fabricator - Longtown

    Your job:

    ·   Operating and maintaining a safe working environment

    ·   The manufacture of a wide range of plastic pipe fittings

    ·   The use of a variety of power tools; band saw, plastic welding guns and pipe saws

    ·   Fabricating fittings to a high standard within short lead times

    ·   Specific machinery and product training will be given if required

    ·   Assisting the Fabrication Team Leader as required

    ·   Assisting in logistic duties

    ·   Assisting in stock control and stock movement duties


    About you:

    ·   A workshop background would be an advantage

    ·   The ability to work on your own initiative

    ·   Flexible working attitude

    ·   Ability to work as part of a team

    ·   Ability to meet demanding timescales

    ·   A willingness to step into a niche market and role

     

    You'll definitely:

    ·        Be passionate and ready to learn

    ·        Work well in a team

    ·        Be confident and proactive

    You might even:

    ·        Have previous experience in a manufacturing role

    ·        Experience of plastic fabrications which would be a distinct advantage

    ·        Have good knowledge of power tools and workshop machinery

    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
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