Plumbing and Heating Supervisor

Location Gorey
Discipline: Sales,Retail & Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €45000
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email:
Job ref: 32784
Published: 18 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is Ireland's leading builders' merchant, providing a wide range of building materials, plumbing supplies, and DIY products. With a nationwide network of branches, they serve both professional tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts. Known for exceptional customer service and expert advice, they offer high-quality products and are a trusted partner for construction and home improvement projects across the country.


Plumbing & Heating Supervisor - Gorey, Co. Wexford


Primary Objective

As the Plumbing and Heating Supervisor, you will oversee all operations related to plumbing and heating at your branch. Your primary responsibilities will include boosting product sales, generating new business, maintaining existing customer relationships, and ensuring efficient day-to-day operations.


Knowledge & Experience

  • Extensive background in the Plumbing and Heating Industry
  • Strong skills in commercial and strategic planning
  • Proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales goals
  • Experience with Health and Safety compliance
  • Preferred but not required: Experience in managing personnel


Key Responsibilities

  • Manage all aspects of the Plumbing and Heating department, including procurement, inventory management, and profit margins
  • Meet sales and profitability goals
  • Promote Health & Safety compliance in accordance with company regulations
  • Advance the Plumbing and Heating department's growth
  • Cultivate client relationships
  • Uphold high standards of customer service, ensuring efficient and effective interactions
  • Provide appropriate training to staff for customer interactions
  • Manage equipment and conduct regular inventory audits
  • Contribute to strategic and business planning, consulting with Senior Management regularly
  • Coordinate the re-ordering and optimal stocking of selected product lines
  • Adapt to and manage changes effectively
  • Maintain a clean work environment adhering to safety guidelines
  • Ensure vigilance against theft, prioritizing security measures
  • Enforce company policies consistently


Essential Competencies

  • Workload prioritization
  • Effective collaboration and networking abilities
  • Business acumen and numerical proficiency
  • Outstanding interpersonal and client interaction abilities
  • Robust sales and negotiation proficiencies
  • Adaptability and eagerness for learning
  • Goal-oriented with strategic thinking capabilities
  • Superb organizational aptitude and meticulousness
  • Clear and effective communication skills, verbal and written
  • Negotiation prowess and analytical abilities
  • Optimistic outlook
  • Competence in IT and analytical data management


Key Relationships

  • Branch Colleagues
  • Branch Manager
  • Regional Plumbing & Heating Manager
  • Regional Director
  • Support Office team
  • Customers & Suppliers


Contract Type

  • Permanent, full-time (40 hours per week)
  • Monday to Friday, with potential Saturday shifts
  • Location: Sallynoggin Road, Dublin



Benefits Include

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Private healthcare
  • Sick pay scheme
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Colleague savings scheme
  • Profit share scheme
  • Colleague discount
  • Educational assistance
  • Wellness initiatives