Carpenter

London  |  Retail

Reference
VAC-5591
Role Type
Permanent
Salary Overview
Competitive Salary
Salary
Competitive Salary
Expiry Date
03/03/2023

Job Purpose

  • To be able to form stud walls.
  • To be able to construct temporary hoardings.
  • To be able to make adaptions to ceilings.
  • To be able to erect and dismantle shop fits.
  • To carry out all repairs and installations relating to carpentry as directed by the Department Manager.

Job Objectives

  • To ensure work is completed within the priorities set by the Department Manager and the Shopfittings, Fixtures and fittings in the Knightsbridge store are maintained to highest standards possible.
  • To maintain stock levels of the necessary fitting required for tasks to be completed in a timely manner.
  • To recognise and build key relationships internally and externally across the store and with contractors particularly with other senior personnel within the facilities team.
  • To take an active role in identifying, preventing and addressing any Health and Safety risks and hazards and ensure that all work completed is in line with current health & Safety requirements including the H.A.S.A.W.A Act, COSHH, EU Directives and company Health & Safety Procedures in their working practices.
  • To fully familiarise his/herself with all aspects of the Shop fitting systems, which are in place at Harvey Nichols.
  • To ensure that the planned preventative maintenance (PPM) in the Knightsbridge Store is run to schedule as instructed by the Department Manager.
  • To report any defects found immediately to the Department Manager if this is likely to have an effect on the store or any H&S implications along with a clear method and timescale for repair.

Qualifications & Experience required

  • Formal City and Guilds in Carpentry or Joinery.

Skills and personal attributes required

  • Communication skills
  • Customer service centric
  • Drive and energy
  • Building working relationships
  • Team player
  • Problem solving

About us

Since Harvey Nichols first opened in Knightsbridge in 1831, it has led the way in sourcing the most desirable and cutting-edge designer brands. The ultimate fashion experience, exclusive, niche and established labels sit alongside accessible everyday collections, offering customers the must-have edit for all their wardrobe needs – from every day to extraordinary. We are fearlessly stylish and encourage our customers and team members to be the same

All your hard work, rewarded

  • Our colleagues are as important to us as our customers. When working with us you will be introduced to a huge variety of benefits including:

A unique Learning and Development programme to support your career with us

  • Travel Card for Zones 1-6, up to 80% subsidised
  • Very generous staff discount plus annual clothing allowance
  • Vouchers or schemes that fit your world including bike to work
  • Seasonal staff parties and team days
  • Charity day to support your good cause

Where do I sign?

  • If you are interested please click below to apply and complete the simple application form, attaching your CV, telling us why you would be perfect for this role.

 

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