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 hr@jmcmahon.com

 

Current Vacancies

    • Plumbing Department Manager - Bay Road, Derry, Londonderry
      Location: Derry Last updated: 07-11-2018

      Job Description:

      Established in 1830, McMahons is Irelands largest independent Builders Providers Group.

      As a key part of our growth we now require a Plumbing Department Manager to be part of our winning sales team in Derry.

      Reporting to the Branch Manager you will be reliable, self-motivated, have excellent communication skills and customer service experience in the DIY or retail industry.

      You will be pro-active in promoting our plumbing products among existing customers, and generating new business through our bathroom and plumbing showroom.

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

      The ideal candidate must have 3-4 years previous experience in the plumbing industry both in the domestic and commercial capacity, along with heating and bathroom knowledge, stores & stock control 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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Personal / Executive Assistant to the CEO
      Location: Limerick Last updated: 26-10-2018

      Job Description:

      Personal / Executive assistant to the CEO. The role primarily supports the Chief Executive.

    • Provide support to the CEO through a variety of administration tasks on various projects
    • Handle work of a confidential and sensitive nature
    • Independently perform varied administrative and finance duties related to business and personal matters
    • Organise, manage and resolve queries on behalf of CEO
    • Prepare and produce a variety of documents and presentation material
    • Manage ad-hoc special projects
    • Manage diary and calendar while making all necessary travel arrangements for the CEO and other executives
    • Attend meetings and take minutes as required
    • Internal and external event planning
    • To be considered for this role, you will have the following:

    • Previous experience in the same role
    • Attention to detail and high levels of accuracy
    • Motivated, with the ability to manage a high workload, multitasking and prioritising tasks
    • Excellent problem-solving skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Excel, Word and Power Point)
    • Understanding of accounting practices
    • Tact and discretion dealing with confidential information
    • 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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Branch Operations Manager - Limerick
      Location: Limerick Last updated: 25-10-2018

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 185 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. McMahons 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.

      McMahons are presently entering an exciting phase with a new website and e-commerce business, that will offer their customers more product ranges and an exceptional customer purchasing journey.

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Branch Operations Manager for their Limerick branch.

      The Limerick branch is a thriving builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow as the construction sector continues to recover. Reporting to the Regional Operations Manager, the responsibilities of the Branch Operations Manager will include the following:

    • Full day to day responsibility for branch operations.
    • People management including the management, coaching and development of the team based in the branch.
    • Ensuring that the highest standards of customer service are maintained at all times.
    • 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 the branch transport system is ran efficiently and that our customer needs are met.
    • Working closely with and supporting Senior Management and the Sales team to help ensure that branch sales and margin growth targets are achieved.
    • 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 an efficient level of stock 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 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 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.
    • Work closely with Group IT to scope and deliver important projects from an IT and E-Commerce perspective.
    • 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:

    • At least 5 years operations management experience.
    • Knowledge and experience of building materials and the construction sector would be advantageous.
    • Be a results-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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Showroom Sales Advisor (Bathrooms, Floors & Doors)
      Location: Limerick Last updated: 09-10-2018

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 185 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. 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.

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Showroom Sales Advisor

      Job Summary

      To provide a professional, timely and efficient service to all of our customers, from Showroom walk-ins to following up of all potential leads and pursuing of such leads to a conclusion. In this role you will have the opportunity to develop and demonstrate your selling and customer service skills in a busy showroom environment and you will provide a professional service to all our customers. As a key member of the team you will be responsible for driving sales in the showroom and achieving sales targets, you will strive to understand customer needs and meet their expectations.

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

    • Greet customers in a friendly and timely manner when they enter the show room
    • Provide excellent customer service on the phone and in store
    • Understand customer’s expectations and needs
    • Assist customers with their bathroom product queries and offer advice
    • Respond to sales enquiries either by phone or direct with customers in a timely manner whilst providing advice, information and quotations
    • Negotiate prices with customers and close sales
    • Ensure maximum level of sales and margin through the tools / mediums provided by the company
    • Monitor customer orders and deliveries and keep customers updated on same
    • Resolve order and delivery issues, and take responsibility
    • Maintain the showroom to the highest standard
    • Adhere to Company policies and procedures

      Essential Criteria:

    • Good understanding of sales and the sales process
    • Fully computer literate
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Strong organisational skills
    • Ability to work on own initiative

      Desirable Criteria:

    • A minimum of 1 years’ experience in a similar role (within the last 4 years)
    • Experience in a showroom sales environment
    • Experience selling Bathroom / Sanitary ware

    • 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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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