Plumbers Merchant Trainee

Bridgewater Resources UK

One of the UK’s largest plumbing and heating merchants is looking for a motivated Plumbers Merchant Trainee to join their team in Ancoats, Manchester. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment where you can make an impact and build strong business relationships with trade and wholesale customers.

You’ll be joining a successful business that had record sales last year and they are looking to continue to build on this success. Given its great location, there is excellent potential for business growth.

Role Responsibilities

As a Plumbers Merchant Trainee, you will:

  • Receive ongoing training in various departments within the business
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with suppliers and trade and wholesale clients
  • Advise customers on the best solution available to meet their requirements over the trade counter and phone
  • Make proactive calls and be able to spot opportunities to grow the business
  • Ensure the achievement of set targets and objectives
  • Represent the business in a confident and professional manner
  • Get involved in project work


You will receive:

  • A starting salary between £21,000 – £27,000
  • A lucrative uncapped bonus, linked to your performance and that of the branch
  • Mentoring and support from an experienced manager
  • Opportunities to progress in to a range of different roles
  • Optional membership of the excellent company pension scheme


To be successful in this Plumbers Merchant Trainee role, you should:

  • Be a quick learner with great communication skills and the ability to multitask
  • Keen to have a career and not just a job in a fast-paced trade and wholesale environment
  • Be proactive, energetic and enthusiastic with a confident telephone manner

If you think you have what it takes, apply today to find out more!


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