Careers


Posted 16-Feb-2018, Closing

Due to an internal promotion, we are on the search for a new addition to the Ellerslie team.

The branch is located right next to the train station so you can avoid the motorway hassles and use public transport to get to work!

Are you..

  • Experienced with inwards goods – picking and packing, assisting with deliveries?
  • Looking for a change with promotion opportunities?
  • Fit, active and hands on?

We want you! As our Inwards Goods person, you will be busy picking customer orders for despatch, unpacking stock and assisting with deliveries.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 7am to 4.30pm.

You will also have a clean drivers license, able to drive a manual and have good attention to detail.

When you join Chesters you get a great team with various events to get involved in like Fishing competitions and Chesters Meremere Drags, medical insurance and ongoing growth and training opportunities!  Apply now!

For a chat to find out more give our HR People, People Passion 09 299 2525. 


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Posted 08-Mar-2018, Closing

Are you a good bugger?

You’d better come in for a chat!

We are looking for a great personality to join our counter sales team, as we have recently promoted one of the bunch into a Sales Rep role.

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom Centre is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973, we have 13 branches in the North Island. We sell plumbing & bathroom products to plumbers, gasfitters, drainlayers, builders & home owners.

It’s not all good fun and games, there are some responsibilities, such as:

  • Serving customers on the counter
  • Turning up Monday to Friday (rostered Saturday work)
  • General warehouse duties
  • Eating lunch at least once a day

Plumbing knowledge is great however if you don’t have any we have full onsite training to get you up to speed.

Chesters has a strong culture of promoting from within, this is a great job to start a career in the plumbing industry.

If this sounds like the job for you, please send a brief email to Lara at hr@chesters.co.nz with your work history, a couple of references and the reason why you think you will be the perfect person for this job.


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Posted 23-Mar-2018, Closing

Are you a good bugger?

You’d better come in for a chat!

We are looking for a great guy or girl to join our trade sales crew, as an internal move has freed up a spot on the team.

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom centre is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973, we have 13 branches in the North Island. We sell plumbing & bathroom products to plumbers, gasfitters, drainlayers, builders & home owners.

It’s not all good fun and games, there are some responsibilities, such as:

  • Serving customers on the counter
  • Turning up Monday to Friday (rostered Saturday work)
  • General warehouse duties
  • Eating lunch at least once a day

Plumbing knowledge is great however if you don’t have any we have full onsite training to get you up to speed.

Chesters has a strong culture of promoting from within, this is a great job to grow a career in the plumbing industry.

If this sounds like the job for you, please send a brief email to Lara at hr@chesters.co.nz with your work history, a couple of references and the reason why you think you will be the perfect person for this job.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now

Posted 29-Mar-2018, Closing

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973. We are well established with 13 branches across the North Island. Our branches display a large range of quality bathroom products with dynamic showrooms.

Based in our Ellerslie Showroom, this is a great opportunity for a creative, energetic, experienced Retail/Showroom Manager. If you are a ‘people person’ who has previous leadership in the plumbing/bathroom industry we want to hear from you!

Why consider Chesters?

When you join Chesters you get a great team with various events to get involved in, medical insurance and on-going fun and personal development support! Check us out online www.chesters.co.nz or apply now!

Who are we are looking for?

  • An effective communicator with excellent inter-personal skills
  • Exceptional customer service and you will love going the extra mile
  • Well organised to lead and motivate a team
  • Previous quoting experience in a similar environment is a bonus

This is a fantastic and rare opportunity to join a busy branch.  Come and be part of the Chesters Plumbing and Bathroom team or for more information, give Lara our HR Partner a call for a confidential chat on 021 8777 20.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now

Posted 29-Mar-2018, Closing

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973, we are well established with 13 branches across the North Island. Our branches display a large range of quality bathroom products with dynamic showrooms.  

Based at our Ellerslie Showroom, you will use your previous sales experience and deliver excellent customer service and provide creative ideas to our customers. We will provide ongoing training and development so you can become super confident with our wide range of awesome products.

Why consider Chesters?

When you join Chesters you get a great team with various events to get involved in, medical insurance and on-going personal development support! Check us out online www.chesters.co.nz or apply now!

Who are we looking for?

  • A well-presented, people person, who loves going the extra mile for customers
  • An experienced retail or trade sales person
  • A creative person with a good eye for detail
  • A great team player
  • Someone who is confident and well organised

This is a fantastic and rare opportunity to join a busy branch. Come and be part of the Chesters Plumbing and Bathroom team or for more information, give Lara our HR Partner a call for a confidential chat on 021 8777 20.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now

Posted 06-Apr-2018, Closing

Are you a good bugger?

You’d better come in for a chat!

We are looking for a great personality to join our counter sales team, as we have recently promoted one of the bunch into a sales rep role.

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom Centre is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973. We have 13 branches in the North Island. We sell plumbing & bathroom products to plumbers, gasfitters, drainlayers, builders & home owners.

It’s not all good fun and games, there are some responsibilities, such as:

  • Loading/unloading trucks
  • General warehouse duties
  • Turning up Monday to Friday (rostered Saturday work)
  • Good driving skills, able to drive manual with a full license
  • Eating lunch at least once a day

Plumbing knowledge is great however if you don’t have any we have full onsite training to get you up to speed.

Chesters has a strong culture of promoting from within, this is a great job to start a career in the plumbing industry.

If this sounds like the job for you, please send a brief email to Lara at hr@chesters.co.nz with your work history, a couple of references and the reason why you think you will be the perfect person for this job.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now

Posted 23-Apr-2018, Closing

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973. We are well established with 13 branches across the North Island. Our branches display a large range of quality bathroom products with dynamic showrooms.  

Based at our Albany Showroom, you will use your previous sales experience to deliver excellent customer service and provide creative ideas to our customers. We will provide on-going training and development so you can become super confident with our wide range of awesome products.

Why consider Chesters?

When you join Chesters you get a great team with various events to get involved in, medical insurance and on-going personal development support! 

Who are we looking for?

  • A well-presented, people person, who loves going the extra mile for customers
  • An experienced retail, customer service or trade sales person
  • Plumbing/Bathroom Industry experience or similar essential
  • A creative person with a good eye for detail
  • Someone who is confident and well organised
  • A great team player with a good sense of humour!

 This is a fantastic and rare opportunity to join a busy branch. Come and be part of the Chesters Plumbing and Bathroom team. For more information, give Lara, our HR Partner a call for a confidential chat on 021 8777 20.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now

Posted 23-Apr-2018, Closing

Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom is a family company started by Grant Chester in 1973. We are well established with 13 branches across the North Island. Our branches display a large range of quality bathroom products with dynamic showrooms. 

What will you do?

Due to internal promotions, a development role with an opportunity to progress your career through an exciting industry has become available. Based at our Palmerston North branch you will be busy with our Inwards Goods and Trade Counter. Day to day duties includes lots of learning; receipting and stocking goods, helping with inventory, stock take, organising deliveries, processing sales, answering telephone enquiries and ensuring fabulous customer service. There will be plenty of variety to your day so you’ll need to bring lots of enthusiasm, a willingness to learn and be well organised.

Hours of work are 7.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday with rostered Saturdays, 8am to 12pm.

What are we looking for?

  • Great communication skills and someone well presented
  • A physically fit person who is able to lift heavy gear when required
  • A good sense of humour and a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Some retail or sales experience – customer and solution focused type role would give you an advantage

Why consider Chesters?

When you join Chesters you get a great team with various events to get involved in, medical insurance and on-going personal development support! 

If this sounds like a great opportunity for you and you want to join the team, apply online with your CV and cover letter or for a confidential chat phone our recruitment team, People Passion 09 299 2525.


Are you interested in this role? Apply Now