Careers


Posted 29-May-2017, Closing

Do you think you have what it takes to keep plumbers and builders happy on a daily basis? Tough job but someone has to do it! Being able to ‘speak their language’ deliver them results and find great solutions will be key to your ability to maintaining and building relationships. Being able to work under pressure with superb organisational skills to keep up with demand at our Mt Maunganui branch is essential!

There are a huge amount of benefits when you are part of the Chesters team – more so at the Mount! We are NZ owned and operated, 16 branches nationwide and still growing after 40 years. We’re very down to earth, there’s great communication, great support, and most importantly for you… awesome team members, fantastic customers and health insurance!

To be successful in this role we are looking for someone who:

  • Has an eye for detail and the ability to organise the movement of all stock lines
  • Has experience in trade sales with pricing and quoting (advantageous)
  • Confidently offers solutions to customers
  • Can communicate clearly – both verbal and written
  • Is a great team player who enjoys a busy environment
  • Can find their way around a computer and software
  • Has industry (or similar industry) experience
  • Has an enthusiastic approach to contribute to the ongoing growth of      our branch
  • Has a clean NZ drivers licence

Most importantly you will be flexible in nature and have proven reliability plus have a great sense of humour! Your normal hours will be:

  • 7am to 4.30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 7am to 5pm Wednesday
  • Alternate Saturdays, 8am to 12pm

Come and join our busy branch and business that is going places. Please apply online via the link below with your CV or for a confidential chat phone our recruitment team, People Passion, 09 299 2525.


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Posted 28-Mar-2017, Closing

Delivery Driver Class 2 – lots of customer contact!

  • Do you have a great sense of humour?
  • Would working in New Lynn be really handy for you?
  • Are customers always happy to see you?

Yes, then our New Lynn branch wants you as our Class 2 Delivery Driver! Come and join our hard working, fun loving and friendly team!

There are a huge amount of benefits when you are part of the Chesters team! We are NZ owned and operated, 16 branches nationwide and still growing after 40 years with more planned! We’re very down to earth, there’s great communication, great support, and most importantly for you… awesome team members, fantastic customers and health insurance!

To be successful in this role you need to tick…

  • A full New Zealand drivers licence including Class 2 endorsement
  • Great communication skills
  • A good level of fitness and able to lift heavy gear when required
  • Some experience with warehouse work to help out when needed
  • Can work on your own or as part of a team
  • An eye for detail and good memory recollection
  • Basic computer skills and a can do attitude
  • Enthusiasm and energy to contribute to the ongoing growth of our branch

If you are a reliable, competent Class 2 Driver who is keen to be part of a great team and feel this is a company that you would love to join then this is a great opportunity for you.

Take a few minutes now and apply online today no CV required till later!  Or if you’d like to have a confidential chat please feel free to contact our recruitment team, People Passion on 09 299 2525.


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Posted 19-Apr-2017, Closing

We have an awesome opportunity for you to be our Counter Sales | Warehouse Person in our Kumeu Branch!

You’ll need to have some plumbing knowledge with the majority of this role focused on providing outstanding customer service and solutions to our fantastic customers. Warehousing experience would definitely give you an advantage over other applicants as well, as this area is key to our business. So basically if you’re customer and solution focused with good inventory skills and happy to lend a hand around the branch you’ll fit right in with our team!

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom is NZ owned and operated, very ‘un-corporate’ and down to earth and we’ve got awesome teams throughout the country. There are a huge amount of benefits for you as part of the Chesters team; there’s great communication, great support, and most importantly for you… a fantastic working atmosphere, brilliant customers, health insurance and full training provided for the right candidate!

To be our ideal candidate you will:

  • Be comfortable in a trade environment with plumbers, builders and retail customers
  • Be confident and organise deliveries, process inwards goods, stock shelves and assist with stocktakes
  • Be computer literate
  • Have great communication skills – both written and spoken
  • Love customer interaction – phone and face to face
  • Enjoy working in a team environment and be able to work independently
  • Have an eye for detail and the ability to organise the movement of stock lines
  • Be physically fit and healthy to keep up with our busy branch including some heavy lifting

Most importantly you will be a great team player, have proven reliability and a good sense of humour! Your hours will be 7.30am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday and rostered Saturdays (8am to 12pm).

Come and join our fantastic team and our business that is still growing 40+ years on! Apply online with your CV today or for a confidential chat phone our recruitment team, People Passion, 09 299 2525


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Posted 01-May-2017, Closing

We have a fabulous and rare opportunity for a highly motivated and experienced Gas and Plumbing professional! This role will see you increasing the market awareness of our Chesters brand and our product range. You’ll be building and maintaining lasting relationships with existing and new clients and providing them with outstanding service.

Your outstanding sales and negotiating skills will have you achieving exceptional results in this very competitive industry. Ideally you will have knowledge and experience in the gas and plumbing industry and be used to a fast pace. Strong organisational and great time management skills are essential to keep up with us!

There are a huge amount of benefits when you are part of the Chesters team! Well established in the greater Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Taranaki, Manawatu, Queenstown and Christchurch areas (16 branches nationwide) as a competitive supplier of Bathroom, Trade Plumbing, Gas and Drainage supplies. We are NZ owned and operated, still growing after 40+ years with more growth planned! You’ll find us to be very down to earth, there is great communication, great support, and most importantly for you… fantastic customers, awesome team members, and health insurance!

You will be responsible for building and maintaining strong customer relationships and to make it to interview you will need to tick these boxes…

  • Gas industry experience essential with some plumbing knowledge a bonus
  • Self-motivated and driven with the ability to work unsupervised
  • Experience with managing existing clients and aim to exceed their expectations
  • Good eye for detail for quotes and contract negotiation
  • Capable of identifying and sealing the deal with new business opportunities
  • Skilled at gathering data and information for new solutions to offer your customers
  • Proven success of achieving targets within allocated budgets
  • Brilliant at presenting features and benefits of purchasing our products
  • Desire to add value services and go the extra mile
  • Must be a valued team player
  • Plus have good computer skills for reports etc…

This is a super exciting opportunity for an individual who has the right attitude, drive and motivation. You need to be extremely well organised, have initiative, a high level of focus, determination and work ethic. You will also need to have top notch time management skills and be able to meet and achieve the challenges that are set.

If you are ready for a change – then apply online with your CV, or for a confidential chat contact our recruitment team at People Passion, 09 299 2525.


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Posted 04-May-2017, Closing

Our East Tamaki branch has a rare and awesome opportunity for a well presented, highly motivated Warehouse Manager to join our team. We are hard workers and enjoy a laugh – so it is vital that you do too! We enjoy building long term relationships with our customers, suppliers and staff and we want an individual who this comes naturally to.

Ideally we are looking for a Warehouse Manager who has experience in a trade or construction industry – plumbing would be fantastic! You will need to have excellent time management and organisational skills, the ability to get the job done and the following experience…

  • Warehouse supervisory work or management
  • Liaising with various contractors and suppliers
  • Managing and motivating people to produce results
  • Keeping accurate documentation
  • Liaise with team and Head Office to coordinate warehouse activities
  • Fork hoist License F-Endorsement advantageous
  • Product and Industry knowledge would be advantageous
  • Customer service – must enjoy going the extra mile
  • Excellent communication skills

Most importantly, a great team player with the right attitude plus a great sense of humour! You need to have a proven work history, be confident, flexible and a great fit with our team. We want a switched on individual who enjoys ‘going the extra mile’, assisting where required within the Branch and becoming a key part of our successful team.

There are a huge amount of benefits when you are part of the Chesters team! Well established in the greater Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Taranaki, Manawatu, Queenstown and Christchurch areas (16 branches nationwide) as a competitive supplier of Bathroom, Trade Plumbing, Gas and Drainage supplies. We are NZ owned and operated, still growing after 40+ years with more growth planned! You’ll find us to be very down to earth, there is great communication, great support, and most importantly for you… fantastic customers, awesome team members, and health insurance!

We welcome your online application with your CV, or for a confidential chat phone our recruitment team, People Passion, 09 299 2525


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Posted 10-May-2017, Closing

Do you want a fantastic opportunity to work locally in Drury?

We require a self-motivated Delivery Driver / Inwards Goods person to join our small and friendly team as soon as possible! Some experience with deliveries with a customer focus plus basic warehouse experience is essential. You will need to be fit and healthy to enjoy the physical aspects of this role.

This role offers variety on any given day; with deliveries as your priority, there are also inwards goods, inventory control, stock takes and general work to support your team mates.

To be successful with your application you will need to have…

  • Some warehouse experience
  • Excellent communication skills with a great customer focus
  • A good level of fitness and ability to lift heavy gear (if required)
  • The ability to work on your own effectively as well as be part of a team
  • Good computer skills
  • An eye for detail and good memory recollection
  • A full New Zealand driver’s license – must know how to drive a manual!
  • If you have a Fork hoist license that would be a bonus
  • A great attitude! Enthusiasm and energy to contribute to our branch

Most importantly you will have a great sense of humour, ‘can do’ attitude, be flexible in nature and have proven reliability with a stable work history.

There are a huge amount of benefits when you are part of the Chesters team! We are NZ owned and operated, nationwide and Drury is the newest addition to the Chesters Group and still growing after 40 years.

If you’re slow you will miss out, so move quickly! Come and join our successful business that is going places. Please apply online with your CV or for a confidential chat phone our recruitment team, People Passion 09 299 2525


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