Installer / Surveyor / Assembler

£18000 - £24000 per annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Peterborough area
Full time permanent
£18-£24,000 pa depending on experience.

This company is the UK's leading manufacturer of high quality made-to-measure blinds and retractable insect screens for both residential and commercial markets.

Based just outside Peterborough, they are looking to appoint a full-time permanent member of the team in a split role: part survey and installation, and part assembly. The role is an immediate start and ideally, you'll be local to Peterborough.

If you're a hands-on installer / assembler, great at DIY, have good joinery skills or have experience in property maintenance or installations, this could be the job for you!

A quality customer service approach with the highest attention to detail are key requirements for the job. Everything they make is made-to-measure and unique to the customer's requirements.

On a daily basis, you'll attend appointments made for you to visit customers in their homes to demonstrate the product and advise the best solutions to meet customer requirements.

When the order has been manufactured you will then return to install their screens at an agreed date ensuring they are delighted with the product and quality of installation.

In addition to working in the field you will support the production facility at the factory in a secondary capacity as required.

Experience in home improvement and a customer-focused approach is essential, but full product training and vehicle are provided.


- Work as part of a team to full fill the complete company survey, sales and installation function.
- Visit their customers on site to demonstrate product, advise them how the screens will work and be fitted.
- Diligently survey the customer's windows and doors to ensure correct manufacturing sizes
- Price product on site and offer a verbal quotation
- Submit surveys to the sales office
- Liaise with factory to arrange collection of work to be installed
- Install customer orders fully respecting and protecting the customer's property.
- Leave the customer feeling positive and reassured about their experience with the company.
- Feedback any manufacturing concerns regarding quality or finish.
- Review your schedule in advance and proactively identify any concerns allowing time to react accordingly.
- When not out on the road support the production process at the factory

Key skills, attributes & experience

- Confident communicator
- Face to face customer experience
- Experienced installer with good joinery/DIY skills
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Ability to adapt to problems and find solutions on site
- Displays strong initiative