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Template Surveyor

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Howdens Joinery are looking for a Worktop Template Surveyor to provide an exceptional service to our customers within Chelmsford and the surrounding areas. As a FTSE250 business that is undergoing an exciting period of growth, this position offers you a unique opportunity to be part of our new national template surveying team. Part of our new and exciting Howdens Work Surfaces operation which launched earlier this year, you will be attending sites and performing a digital measuring service, that will be used to fabricate bespoke kitchen worktops. The Template Surveyor role includes: • You will be providing an expert laser worktop template and acting as the main point of contact for the template support and technical team. • A strong attention to detail is essential for this role as you will be producing accurate template plans, surveying site conditions to ensure that the worktops can be delivered and installed safely and ensuring that all details relating to the order have been captured. • Communicating with our customers, kitchen fitters, subcontractors and installation teams so a desire to always deliver an exceptional service is a must. • Ensuring “right for 1st time” for Work Surfaces installation. Our Template Surveyors need to have the following: • Possess GSCE at grade A-C in English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent). • Microsoft Office experience (Excel and Outlook). • Excellent communication skills and positively build effective relationships. • A positive attitude and be proactive in trying to improve health & safety in own area of responsibility; regularly raise issues and offer solutions. • Excellent eye for detail and show initiative towards problem solving. • Full, clean driving licence. • Previous kitchen and CAD experience is desirable. Benefits of working as a Template Surveyor: • Competitive salary and bonus. • Part of an exciting, new and high profile operation with lots of investment from the senior management team. • Company car or van will be provided. • Friendly and supporting working environment. • Previous CAD experience would be desirable but is not essential as full training will be provided. Recruitment Process: • We will be conducting Assessment Days in July 2021, so that you can find out if this is the right role for you. • Assessment days will ensure that you get to meet the Howdens Work Surfaces teams and test the kit that you would be using to deliver our exceptional template surveyor experience. • It will be a great opportunity for you to find out more about the role and ask any questions that you do have. About Howdens: Howdens Joinery is a highly successful FTSE 250 business, with more than 780 depots nationwide, more than 10,000 staff and last year our sales reached circa £1.5 billion. Despite our scale, Howdens remains a local business with traditional values. As well as the opportunity to develop within a high-profile FTSE 250 company, you will be part of a rewarding organisation recognised for excellence in the workplace in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For.

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