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Trade Counter Assistant (Southampton)

Location: Southampton

Pirtek Southampton

Contact Name
Shaun Grainger

Upon Application

Tel: (023) 8033 7737

Fax: (023) 8033 7707

Email: [email protected]

18 City Commerce Centre, Marsh Lane, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 3EW


Key Functions & Responsibilities

  • Be the first point of contact for customers visiting the Centre
  • Provide a quality service to customers with prompt and courteous service
  • Always be well presented and use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment as required
  • Provide the required service to customers be it: sale of off-the-shelf products, replacement hydraulic hose assemblies using Pirtek hose assembly procedure, arranging for a MSST to visit customer premises
  • Assemble hydraulic hoses to customer requirements 
  • Actively promote Pirtek products and services to Centre customers
  • When required to use a company vehicle to deliver products
  • To provide assistance to centre staff within franchise when requested 
  • Attend Pirtek training courses as requested by management
  • The day to day operation of the sales counter area ensuring: it is kept clean and presentable at all times, the area is well stocked and merchandised
  • Always follow customer requirements - if this is not possible consult with the Centre Manager
  • Adequately communicate with customers especially if their requirements cannot be precisely met

Skills and Competencies

  • Good communication skills both orally and in writing
  • The ability to present yourself in a professional and courteous manner to customers and staff
  • Basic mechanical knowledge
  • Good manual dexterity and physical ability - for hose assembly and stock control

Work Experience

  • Customer facing experience desirable 
  • Work experience in a technical/engineering environment advantageous but not essential

Education and Qualifications Required

  • Full UK driving licence

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