Make home improvement dreams come true with a B&Q job
Do you love home and garden projects, and want to use your skills to help others with theirs? Apply today and start your career with a job at B&Q.
What are you going to do:
If you’re looking for a fulfilling and rewarding career in home improvement, then a job at B&Q is your golden ticket. As the UK's leading DIY retailer, B&Q provides a wide range of job opportunities in retail, customer service, warehousing, distribution, merchandising, and more. No matter your skills or experience level, you can find a career at B&Q to suit you.
B&Q’s warehouse jobs are by far the most common. When new shipments come in from manufacturers or suppliers, it’s your duty to make sure orders from B&Q’s retail stores are processed and delivered. B&Q’s warehouse vacancies vary from entry-level picker-packer roles, to high-level management and supervisor jobs. Driving jobs at B&Q are also popular for those who enjoy being out on the open road. Logistics provides plenty of opportunities for growth on the career ladder, so if you love a dynamic and physically active work environment, then working at B&Q as a warehouse employee is ideal for you.
If you’re thinking about starting a retail career, B&Q offers plenty of in-store jobs as well. As a shop assistant, you’ll be responsible for stocking shelves with products, helping customers find what they need, and providing helpful advice about products. You’ll have to maintain a high standard of quality control by ensuring all products are correctly priced, labelled, and displayed according to company guidelines. You may occasionally help out with unloading deliveries from suppliers too. Jobs at B&Q retail stores also vary in level – from entry-level cashier roles to management positions.
Requirements and skills, particular for entry-level roles are minimal. B&Q prides itself on offering exceptional customer service and creating an excellent shopping experience for its customers. For that reason, working at B&Q means you have a passion for helping others and giving tailor-made advice. You must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to be able to effectively interact with customers as well as team members. Additionally, you should be flexible and willing to take initiative when needed. For specialised jobs at B&Q, you may be required to have a degree and/or some prior work experience.
You’ll find both full-time and part-time jobs at B&Q, which means you can fit it around your lifestyle. The working hours at B&Q vary depending on the position but typically fall between Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm with some evening shifts available during peak times such as Christmas or Bank Holidays. Salaries start between £8-£10 per hour depending on experience level, but all employees receive generous discounts off store purchases as well as pension options after 6 months of employment.
B&Q aims to create a positive work environment that allows its staff to thrive personally and professionally while taking pride in their jobs. If you think you would make a great addition to the team, apply for this B&Q job vacancy and our team will contact you when a suitable B and Q job pops up near you.
What we offer:
- A job with a top UK retailer
- A dynamic work environment
- Opportunities for growth in retail
- Flexible working hours
- Other benefits and bonuses
What we ask:
- No minimum education required
- No previous work experience needed
- Customer service skills
- Ability to multitask and prioritise
- Team player
Are you wondering – how do I find a B&Q job near me? For us to match you to relevant vacancies in your area, make sure to fill out your location in your profile. Then, just keep an eye out for an email or call to discuss your options.
- Education Level
- College, Secondary School, University, Other
- Working hours per week
- 8 - 40
- Type of Contract
- Part-time jobs, Evening jobs, Weekend jobs, Summer / seasonal jobs
- Salary indication
- Between £10.00 and £20.00 Per Hour
- Responsible for
- Giving advice to customers about products, sending and receiving new goods at the warehouse, or keeping track of accounts payable, depending on the role.
- Published at
- Profession type
- Full UK/EU driving license preferred
- Car Preferred
- Must be eligible to work in the EU
- Cover Letter Required
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