Welcome to McMahon's Career Section

Originally founded in the 1830s, today McMahons is Ireland's largest independent Builders Providers. With stores in 11 locations in Ireland, we are a company intent on serving local needs on a national scale. We provide top quality building materials and DIY & home improvement supplies to the public and trade.

Recruiting at McMahons is about identifying talented team players who combine skill, motivation, energy and a passion for achievement and then do what it takes to be the best.

It's also about a team coming together with on common mission to continue to offer New Thinking and Great Service to our customers, large or small

We are committed to being a national employer of choice, and we offer competitive compensation, rewards and benefits

All applications are welcome and should there a be a vacancy that arises within the Group which suits you. please forward your CV to the Human Resources Department at [email protected]

 

Current Vacancies

    • Branch Manager
      Location: Omagh Last updated: 23-01-2023

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years and have grown to become one of the largest independent builder’s providers on the island of Ireland, with a network of 12 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner. McMahon’s extensive product range includes building materials, plumbing & heating, timber & sheeting, insulation, plant & tool hire, painting & decorating, doors & floors, bathrooms, garden and outdoor and much more.

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Branch Manager for their Omagh Builders Providers Branch. The branch is a busy builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow. The responsibilities of the Branch Manager will include the following:

      • Full day to day responsibility for the branch performance.
      • Developing relationships with existing customers and new customers to maximise sales and business development opportunities.
      • People management including the management, coaching and development of the team based in the branch.
      • Supporting the existing branch team when required (ie. covering the sales counter when required).
      • Ensuring that the highest standards of customer service are maintained at all times.
      • Building good working relationships with group purchasing, central distribution and with suppliers.
      • Stock management at the branch including stock taking, cycle counting and reducing the levels of slow moving stock, as well as maintaining stock levels within targets. This will involve developing a strong working relationship with the group stock management team.
      • Monitoring and maintaining an efficient level of branch operating costs, as well as leading cost saving initiatives.
      • Ensuring that the branch maintains the highest standards of housekeeping in the warehouse, yard and shop.
      • Ensuring that the shop is presented well from a merchandising perspective to ensure a very positive customer experience.
      • Ensuring all mandatory health and safety training is completed and that the branch is a safe place for both staff and customers.
      • Working closely with group credit control to ensure that debtors days are minimised as well as ensuring that customers are trading within the approved credit arrangements.
      • Working closely with the Group Marketing Manager to ensure that appropriate local marketing campaigns are ran.
      • Co-ordinating the local administrative requirements of the branch and ensuring that company policies are adhered to in conjunction with Group Finance, IT and HR.
      • Attending group meetings and focus group sessions involving colleagues from across the branch network to share experiences and best practices in order to identify improvements.
      • Network and maintain excellent relations with the local community to improve the presence of the branch and the company. 

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • A number of years’ experience in Sales and/or Operational Roles in the merchanting sector.
      • Be a result’s driven person with a proven track record of success.
      • Good leadership and people management skills and an ability to maintain a positive team spirit.
      • Be confident and comfortable making decisions in the business on a day to day basis.
      • An ability to work on their own initiative but also as part of a larger management team.
      • Be computer literate and experienced in using IT systems. 

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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    • Senior Sales Representative
      Location: Leinster Last updated: 23-12-2022

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years and have grown to become one of the largest independent builder’s providers on the island of Ireland, with a network of 12 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner.

      The Role 

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Senior Sales Representative –Leinster to primarily focus on increasing business through the Portarlington, Cherry Orchard and Longford Branches. The position is an important newly created position that is required to help ensure that ambitious growth objectives are achieved.  Reporting to the Regional Sales and Operations Manager, with a dotted responsibility line to the National Sales Manager, the responsibilities of the role will include the following: 

      • The proactive development of new business with key existing customers and potential new customers, focusing on targeting the cross selling of the company’s entire range of products on both residential and commercial projects.
      • Develop and maintain a healthy pipeline of new sales opportunities through the proactive management of new leads and information utilising the innovative tools provided.
      • Develop a good understanding of McMahon’s operating procedures to ensure that excellent relations are maintained with branch operations and transport, ensuring customer service and sales opportunities are maximised.
      • Develop strong working relationships with building product suppliers to maximise sales opportunities.
      • The management of key customers contracts and information in an organised and efficient manner.
      • The utilisation of the existing ERP system and trend analysis to monitor and develop sales opportunities.
      • Quickly responding to and resolving any customer queries raised, ensuring that the company’s excellent customer service levels are maintained.
      • Providing weekly and monthly reports covering the sales activity in the region. 

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • Commercial experience in the builders merchanting Sector or related sector.
      • Be a result’s driven person with a proven track record of meeting sales and margin targets.
      • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
      • Excellent negotiation skills and a proactive approach to problem solving.
      • Experienced in using Microsoft Office and ERP systems. 

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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    • Yard/Warehouse Operative
      Location: Cork Last updated: 21-12-2022

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years. The group consists of a network of 12 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner.

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Yard/Warehouse Operative for their branch located in Cork. The Cork branch is a thriving builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow. The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include the following: 

      • Off loading products and building materials being delivered to the site.
      • Picking customer orders and assisting with the loading of customer vehicles.
      • Loading trucks with products in advance of delivery to the customer.
      • Assisting to maintain the highest standards of housekeeping in the warehouse, yard and shop.
      • Working closely with all branch staff including transport and internal sales to ensure that the customers are serviced in an efficient and timely manner.
      • Assisting with the stock management at the branch including stock taking and cycle counting.
      • Dealing with other requests to support the operation of a busy branch as and when required.
      • Following company policies and procedures from an operational and health and safety perspective.

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • Knowledge and experience of building materials would be advantageous.
      • Experience in a yard / warehouse environment and driving forklifts.
      • A full clean driving license is required.
      • Good communication and interpersonal skills. 
      • A positive can-do attitude.
      • Be computer literate.

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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    • Yard/Warehouse Operative
      Location: Derry Last updated: 08-11-2022

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years. The group consists of a network of 12 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner.

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Yard/Warehouse Operative for their branch located in Derry. The Derry branch is a thriving builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow. The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include the following: 

      • Off loading products and building materials being delivered to the site.
      • Picking customer orders and assisting with the loading of customer vehicles.
      • Loading trucks with products in advance of delivery to the customer.
      • Assisting to maintain the highest standards of housekeeping in the warehouse, yard and shop.
      • Working closely with all branch staff including transport and internal sales to ensure that the customers are serviced in an efficient and timely manner.
      • Assisting with the stock management at the branch including stock taking and cycle counting.
      • Dealing with other requests to support the operation of a busy branch as and when required.
      • Following company policies and procedures from an operational and health and safety perspective.

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • Knowledge and experience of building materials would be advantageous.
      • Experience in a yard / warehouse environment and driving forklifts.
      • A full clean driving license is required.
      • Good communication and interpersonal skills. 
      • A positive can-do attitude.
      • Be computer literate.

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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    • Counter Sales Associate
      Location: Galway Last updated: 28-10-2022

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years. The group consists of a network of 12 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner.

      The Role 

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Counter Sales Associate at their branch located in Galway.  The main requirements of the role will be as follows:

      • Serving customers in the shop and answering the phones as and when required.
      • Building strong working relationships with customers in order to understand their requirements.
      • Maintaining a well merchandised Store / Shop area.
      • Assisting with cycle counting and stock taking.
      • Liaising with the Warehouse and Yard staff to help fulfil incoming orders.
      • Dealing with other requests to support the busy operation as and when required.
      • Following company policies and procedures from an operational and health and safety perspective.

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • Experience working in Retail.
      • A good knowledge of DIY products and building materials.
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  
      • A positive can-do attitude.
      • Be computer literate. 

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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    • Sales Representative
      Location: Cork City Last updated: 12-01-2022

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 190 years and have grown to become one of the largest independent builder’s providers on the island of Ireland, with a network of 11 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. McMahons offer a one stop shop offering, with a wide range of products catering for the Builder, DIY enthusiast and Home Owner.

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Sales Representative – Cork City Branch to primarily focus on increasing business through the McMahons Cork Branch, located on Water Street in the City. Reporting to the Branch Manager and working closely with the National Sales Manager, the responsibilities of the role will include the following: 

      • The proactive development of new business with key existing customers and potential new customers.
      • Develop and maintain a healthy pipeline of new sales opportunities through the proactive management of new leads and information utilising the innovative tools provided.
      • Develop strong working relationships with customers and building product suppliers to maximise sales opportunities.
      • The management of key customers contracts and information in an organised and efficient manner.
      • Quickly responding to and resolving any customer queries raised, ensuring that the company’s excellent customer service levels are maintained.
      • Providing weekly and monthly reports to the Branch Manager and National Sales Manager covering the sales activity in the region. 

      To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

      • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Sales role.
      • Be a result’s driven person with a proven track record of meeting sales and margin targets.
      • An interest in the construction sector and building materials.
      • Experience in the merchanting and/or construction sector is desirable, but not essential.
      • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
      • Excellent negotiation skills and a proactive approach to problem solving.
      • Experienced in using Microsoft Office and ERP systems. 

      If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding role, please forward your most recent career details in the strictest confidence to: The Human Resources Dept. James McMahon Ltd., Ashbourne Hall, Dock Road, Limerick or email [email protected]

      Apply now
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