The longevity of the Wernick Group can be attributed in part to the passion and dedication of our workforce.

Despite being the largest independent modular building group in Britain, we have retained the welcoming and stimulating work environment that can only come from being a family business.

The Wernick Group is an equal opportunities employer. Click here to view our Equal Opportunities Policy.

If you have any questions regarding employment in the Wernick Group, please contact us.

All current employment opportunities are listed below.

 

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Architectural / CAD Technician

Kenfig

Wernick Buildings are looking to recruit an Architectural/CAD Technician to be based at their national manufacturing facility in Kenfig. This role would ideally suit an experienced Architectural Technician, however suitable candidates may be considered for a Trainee role.

Skills and Experience:

  • Technically strong with a good understanding of the construction industry is an ideal but not a necessity as full training will be given to suitable candidates.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work as a team member.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office software.
  • Committed and enthusiastic individual.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

Duties to Include:

  • Preparation of production drawings for Sales, Factory Manufacture, Site Construction and Client.
  • Liaise with the client from order to handover on all technical matters relevant to the project.
  • Visit sites and carry out surveys as necessary.
  • Liaise with Consultant Engineers as may be necessary.
  • Work within defined Q A procedures.
  • Ensure drawings are prepared correctly and on schedule.
  • Ensuring that our designs meet client requirements and current relevant standards e.g. Building Regulations, Planning approvals etc.

For the right candidate we offer a competitive salary, contributory personal pension scheme and the opportunity for future promotion.

This is a full time position.

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and full CV to Carol Swatton, Wernick House, Kenfig Industrial Estate, Port Talbot, SA13 2PE.

The Wernick Group is an equal opportunities employer. No agencies, thank you.

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Marketing Co-ordinator

Kenfig

This is an exciting opportunity for a marketing and communications professional to be part of a small team that values your contributions and that treats you as an integral part of the firm from day one.

A creative individual who has proven record of writing copy and content over all media channels is an essential requirement for this role.

Training will be provided but this is a position suited for someone with at least two years’ relevant working experience.

Main duties:

  • Take the lead writing copy for a variety of formats to tight deadlines
  • Manage updates to website and intranet via CMS
  • Work with agency to produce adverts, brochures and video
  • Take lead with updating company’s social media channels
  • Assist with email and printed mail shots
  • Providing support for marketing events and exhibitions
  • Liaise with photographers to organise photo shoots
  • Media monitoring – traditional and new media
  • Manage photo libraries
  • Conduct market research when required
  • Ordering of corporate gifts when required
  • Support the Marketing Manager in other day to day activities

Personal specifications:

  • Candidates should hold a marketing/media related degree or have proven skills in these areas
  • Creative individual, with the ability to manage customers’ expectations
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office
  • Use of Adobe Photoshop an advantage
  • Team player, with strong organisational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy
  • Knowledge of graphic design is a distinct advantage
  • Experience of using social media is essential

This is a full time position.

To apply via email please send a full CV here.

THE WERNICK GROUP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER.

No agencies, thank you.

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Major Accounts Manager

Farnham

Please note: This role can be located in the North West, Midlands and Yorkshire.

The Major Accounts Manager is responsible for researching, converting and managing nationwide accounts capable of annual hire revenue in excess of £500k per annum. To be successful in this role you will need to be results driven, with a proven ability to meet targets. A track record of first rate client relationship management is essential, in addition to the ability to juggle a busy workload and remain calm under pressure. Dealing with valued customers on a daily basis requires excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ideally you will have experience in the portable accommodation industry in a sales capacity.

The Major Accounts Manager role involves extensive travel and overnight stays so you must be flexible and willing to travel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deal with and complete tender documentation.
  • Attend customer meetings.
  • Prepare and deliver customer presentations.
  • Use logic to arrive at decisions or solutions to problems that achieve the desired outcome
  • Attend review meetings and ensure action points are responded to in a timely manner.
  • Hold training sessions, and disseminate information with relevant members of staff.
  • Introduce and promote new products where required.
  • Carry out site surveys as and when required.
  • Organise and attend client events.
  • Accompany depot managers on customer visits as and when required.

Skills and Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Results driven with a proven ability to meet targets.
  • Excellent client relationship management skills.
  • Able to juggle busy workload and remain calm under pressure.
  • IT literate. (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook)

Key Attributes of a Major Accounts Manager:

  • Committed to offering first class customer service.
  • An enthusiastic team player, who engages colleagues and willingly shares knowledge and information.
  • Displays integrity in all interactions.
  • Proactive.
  • Ability to work under pressure effectively
  • Tenacity
  • Expert time manager
  • Highly professional, positive attitude.

What you will get in return

Described by employees as a great place to work, the business prides itself on its open door policy and family atmosphere. It credits employees as the key to its on-going success and invests heavily in training, development and welfare.

In addition to competitive remuneration, the company operates a competitive flexible benefits package which is available to all employees.

To apply via email please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and full CV to Nikki Amers-Delph, Wernick Hire, Roall Lane, Eggborough, DN14 0NY

THE WERNICK GROUP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER.

No agencies, thank you.

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Estimator

Kenfig

Wernick Buildings are seeking an experienced Estimator to support the expansion of their new facility at Kenfig Industrial Estate.

Main Duties / Responsibilities

•    Build up and preparation of tenders.
•    Scrutinise tender documentation and the analysis of contract terms and conditions.
•    Preparation of sub-contract enquiry documentation and obtaining sub-contract quotations.
•    Analysis of sub-contract quotations and assessment for compliance and best value.
•    Obtain prices for non-standard materials and services.
•    Review client conditions and determine specific offer requirements.
•    Production of accurate project specifications.
•    Attend client / contract meetings as required.
•    Assist Contracts Managers with preparation and agreement of Final Accounts.
•    Price variation orders and quotations pre and post contract.
•    Work within defined Quality Assurance procedures.
•    Preparation and collation of contract documentation upon contract award.
•    Support the training and induction of new employees.
•    Any other duties that may be required from time to time.

Skills & Experience

•    Technically strong with a good understanding of the construction industry
•    Wide experience of Design and Build projects
•    Self-motivated and able to work on their own initiative
•    Excellent presentation and communication skill
•    Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
•    Committed and enthusiastic

For the right candidate we offer a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme and the opportunity for promotion. This is a full time position.

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and full CV to Carol Swatton, Wernick Buildings, Kenfig Industrial Estate, Port Talbot, SA13 2PE.

The Wernick Group are and Equal Opportunities employer.

No Agencies, thank you.

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Hire Controller

Newcastle Under Lyme

Wernick Hire Ltd are seeking a Hire Controller to work as an all-round administrator at Newcastle Under Lyme depot.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Computer literate, in particular the use of Microsoft Office packages.
  • High level of organisational ability.
  • Experience working in a busy sales office.
  • Experience working in the hire industry, in the portable and modular building sector is preferred, although a similar sales / admin background will also be considered.
  • Must be able to work on own initiative.

Duties include:

  • Handling of telephone enquiries and sourcing equipment as per customer requirements.
  • To record enquiries and source of enquiries using CRM software.
  • Compile reports on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • To follow up response of quotations and tenders sent.
  • To produce hire contracts, quotations and any other correspondence necessary.
  • Negotiation with suppliers to obtain best rates.
  • To keep accurate record of all purchase orders and client files.
  • Liaise with yard staff and suppliers to fulfil orders.
  • Generate new enquiries and new clients.
  • Plus normal day to day office duties.

To apply via email please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and full CV to John McCarthy, Wernick Hire, Holditch Industrial Estate, Peacock Road, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, ST5 9HY

THE WERNICK GROUP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER.

No agencies, thank you.

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Hire Controller

Cheltenham

Wernick Hire Ltd are seeking a Hire Controller to work as an all round administrator at their Cheltenaham Depot. This is a permanent post.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Computer literate, in particular the use of Microsoft Office packages
  • High level of organisational ability
  • Experience working in a busy sales office
  • Experience working in the hire industry, in the portable and modular building sector is preferred, although a similar sales / admin background will also be considered
  • Must be able to work on own initiative

Duties include:

  • Handling of telephone enquiries and sourcing equipment as per customer requirements
  • To record enquiries and source of enquiries using CRM software
  • Compile reports on a weekly and monthly basis
  • To follow up response of quotations and tenders sent
  • To produce hire contracts, quotations and any other correspondence necessary
  • Negotiation with suppliers to obtain best rates
  • To keep accurate record of all purchase orders and client files
  • Liaise with yard staff and suppliers to fulfil orders
  • Generate new enquiries and new clients
  • Plus normal day to day office duties

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and full CV to Lorna Shakespeare, Wernick Hire, Colletts Drive, Tewkesbury Road, Cheltenham, GL51 8JQ

The Wernick Group is an equal opportunities employer. No agencies, thank you.

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Yard Foreman

Lochgelly

We are seeking a full time Yard Foreman to oversee operations at Wernick Hire’s Lochgelly Depot.

The Yard Foreman is responsible for processing instructions received from the hire office as requested, ensuring quality, safety, and security in the workshop and the yard. The ideal candidate will have experience in plumbing, joining and electrical work and be able to weld.  Excellent time management skills will be required, and the ability to manage a busy workload and remain calm under pressure.

Skills & Experience

  • Experience in plumbing, joinery and electrical work
  • Able to weld
  • Able to multi task and prioritise busy workload
  • Thorough, methodical approach
  • Strong time-management skills
  • Professional, positive attitude.

Duties to Include

  • Ensuring security of workshop, hire yard and stock.
  • Minimising material waste & ensuring workshop and yard are clean and orderly.
  • Liaising with Depot Manager on work in progress to ensure orders are completed on time.
  • Inspecting cabins / buildings prior to delivery to ensure quality of workmanship.
  • Ensuring safe loading and unloading of cabins / buildings and materials.
  • Maintaining record of cabin / building door keys.

 To apply via email please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and full CV to Stuart Walker-McInnes, Wernick Hire, Cartmore Industrial Estate, Station Road, Lochgelly, KY5 8LL.

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Yard Foreman

Avonmouth

We are seeking a full time Yard Foreman to oversee operations at Wernick Hire’s Avonmouth Depot.

The Yard Foreman is responsible for processing instructions received from the hire office as requested, ensuring quality, safety, and security in the workshop and the yard. The ideal candidate will have experience in plumbing, joining and electrical work and be able to weld.  Excellent time management skills will be required, and the ability to manage a busy workload and remain calm under pressure.

Skills & Experience

  • Experience in plumbing, joinery and electrical work
  • Able to weld
  • Able to multi task and prioritise busy workload
  • Thorough, methodical approach
  • Strong time-management skills
  • Professional, positive attitude.

Duties to Include

  • Ensuring security of workshop, hire yard and stock.
  • Minimising material waste & ensuring workshop and yard are clean and orderly.
  • Liaising with Depot Manager on work in progress to ensure orders are completed on time.
  • Inspecting cabins / buildings prior to delivery to ensure quality of workmanship.
  • Ensuring safe loading and unloading of cabins / buildings and materials.
  • Maintaining record of cabin / building door keys.

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and full CV to Lloyd Price, Wernick Hire, First Way, Avonmouth, BS11 9EF

No agencies, thank you.The Wernick Group is an equal opportunities employer

 

 

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Yard Fitter

Farnham

We are seeking a full time fitter to assist in the preparation of cabins prior to them going out on hire. The role will include general maintenance to a wide range of portable units and buildings including the internal and external cleaning of units and the installation and removal of partitions, fixtures and fittings. Duties will also include occasional site work and service call outs.

The ideal candidate will have experience in plumbing, joinery, electrical work and being able to weld would be an advantage. CSCS cards are required. Any other qualifications are a bonus.

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and full CV to Nicky Perkins, Wernick Hire, Coxbridge Business Centre, Alton Road, Farnham, GU10 5EH

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Yard Fitter

Chawston

We are seeking a full time fitter to assist in the preparation of cabins prior to them going out on hire. The role will include general maintenance to a wide range of portable units and buildings including the internal and external cleaning of units and the installation and removal of partitions, fixtures and fittings. Duties will also include occasional site work and service call outs.

The ideal candidate will have experience in plumbing, joinery, electrical work and being able to weld would be an advantage. CSCS cards are required. Any other qualifications are a bonus.

To apply via email please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application formEqual Opportunities form  and full CV to John Kelly, Wernick Hire, Chawston Lane, Chawston, MK44 3BH.

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Hire Controller

Devizes

Wernick Hire Ltd are seeking a Hire Controller to work as an all round administrator. This is a permanent post.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Computer literate, in particular the use of Microsoft Office packages
  • High level of organisational ability
  • Experience working in a busy sales office
  • Experience working in the hire industry, in the portable and modular building sector is preferred, although a similar sales / admin background will also be considered
  • Must be able to work on own initiative

Duties include:

  • Handling of telephone enquiries and sourcing equipment as per customer requirements
  • To record enquiries and source of enquiries using CRM software
  • Compile reports on a weekly and monthly basis
  • To follow up response of quotations and tenders sent
  • To produce hire contracts, quotations and any other correspondence necessary
  • Negotiation with suppliers to obtain best rates
  • To keep accurate record of all purchase orders and client files
  • Liaise with yard staff and suppliers to fulfil orders
  • Generate new enquiries and new clients
  • Plus normal day to day office duties

To apply via email please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and a full CV here.

To apply via post please send your completed Application form, Equal Opportunities form and full CV to Wernick House, Hopton Industrial Estate, Beechfield Road, Devizes, SN10 2DX

No agencies, thank you.

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Graduate Trainee Programme

Nationwide

The Wernick Group Graduate Training Programme gives graduates the opportunity to experience working in a variety of roles within the modular and portable building industry. Upon successful completion of the Programme, graduates will be expected to take up a managerial position at one of our UK depots.

For full details on the Programme please click here.

Requirements:

  • 2:2 degree in a construction or business related subject and relevant work experience
  • Full UK driving licence – the role will involve regular travel, and graduates may be based at any of our depots within the UK.
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A willingness to learn
  • The hunger and determination to develop a career at management level within a thriving and successful company.

If you believe the above to match your skill-set and career aspirations, we would welcome your application. Please apply in the first instance by sending your CV and cover letter outlining why you feel you are suitable here.

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