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

    • Assistant & Trainee Builders Merchant
      Location: Galway Last updated: 05-02-2020

      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 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 Builders Providers is one of the largest independent builder’s providers on the island of Ireland.  The provision and distribution of building materials is a crucial element of the construction sector supply chain in Ireland and globally.  

      The Role 

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Assistant & Trainee Builders Merchant for their Galway Branch. To be considered for the role, candidates should have a keen interest in the construction sector, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as having a strong work ethic and a positive “can do” attitude. Basic IT skills including an ability to use email and MS Office is required.  Work experience within the sector is not essential and the role may be suitable for recent graduates with the right attributes, looking to commence a career in the construction and/or retail sectors.   

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

      The role will involve getting experience in all aspects of a typical busy builders merchanting branch activity including dealing with customers; order taking; counter sales; issuing of invoices/relevant sales documentation; arranging deliveries; stock management including stock taking and cycle counting; booking in incoming stock and the preparation of sales documentation. The successful candidate will also get experience using modern IT and ERP systems and will receive training from experienced local branch personnel as well as group management and personnel.

      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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    • Counter Sales Associate Cherry Orchard Branch
      Location: Cherry Orchard Last updated: 03-02-2020

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for 190 years. The group consists of 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. 

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Counter Sales Associate for their Cherry Orchard Branch

      To be considered for this role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builders providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

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

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service.  You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs.  To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication, IT skills who will work on their own initiative to support our busy sales team on the trade counter and phones, and have a good desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company. 

      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 Manager Bay Road, Derry/Londonderry
      Location: Derry Last updated: 03-02-2020

      Job Description:

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

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Branch Manager for their Bay Road Builders Providers Branch.  The branch is a busy builders providers branch with significant capacity to grow as the construction sector continues to recover.  This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and capable applicant. Reporting to the Regional Sales and Operations Manager, the responsibilities of the Branch 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.
      • Working closely with the Regional Sales and Operations Manager and the Branch team to maximise sales and business development opportunities.
      • 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 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 Commercial 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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Counter Sales Associate - Tralee
      Location: Tralee Last updated: 28-01-2020

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for 190 years. The group consists of 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.

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Counter Sales Associate for their Tralee Branch

      To be considered for this role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builders providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

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

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service.  You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs.  To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication, IT skills who will work on their own initiative to support our busy sales team on the trade counter and phones, and have a good desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company. 

      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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    • Area Sales and Operations Manager - Dublin Region
      Location: Dublin Last updated: 02-01-2020

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for almost 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 Area Sales and Operations Manager – Dublin Region to primarily focus on increasing business through the Cherry Orchard Branch, as well as any future McMahon’s branches in the Dublin Region. The Cherry Orchard branch is a modern builders providers branch, with significant capacity to grow as the construction sector continues to expand. Reporting to the National Sales and Operations Managers with a dotted responsibility line to the MD, this is an important newly created role designed to materially grow the level of business that McMahons Builders Providers currently does in the Dublin region.

      • Working closely with the Senior Management team, to contribute to and then execute a strategic business plan for the Dublin area.
      • 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.
      • In addition to focusing on mainstream building materials, the role will also involve working closely with Product Managers to grow sales in the areas of Heating & Plumbing, as well as Roof Truss Manufacturing.
      • The management and development of existing branch personnel including the existing branch management and internal sales team.
      • Establishing and managing an effective Field Sales team focused on the generation of new business.  
      • Develop a good understanding of the companies operating procedures to ensure that the that the existing branch and any future branches in the Dublin region are operated to the highest standard operationally. 
      • Develop strong working relationships with building product suppliers to maximise sales opportunities.

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

      • A minimum of 5 years of senior commercial experience covering sales and operations within the Builders Merchanting Sector.
      • A proven track record of managing and developing teams.
      • Be a result’s driven person with a proven track record of meeting sales and margin targets, as well as delivering operational improvements.
      • A track record of ensuring the highest levels of customer service.
      • Good leadership and people management skills and an ability to maintain a positive team spirit.
      • A strong attention to detail and an ability to problem solve.
      • Positive “can do” attitude, with enthusiasm to “make a difference” and an ability to bring team members along with you.
      • An effective and dependable team member who can work unsupervised and provide sound financial reasoning to influence decisions.
      • Culturally aware, with excellent communication skills and ability to work with all levels within the company and able to demonstrate strong organisational skills, possess a high degree of numeracy and have good analytical skills.
      • Be computer literate and 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 hr@jmcmahon.com

      Apply now
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    • Senior Internal Sales Associate - Cork
      Location: Cork Last updated: 15-11-2019

      Job Description:

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

      The Role 

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of a Senior Internal Sales Associate for their Cork Branch

      The prospective candidate should have specific experience in builders providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

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

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service. You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs. To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication Skills and a desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company. 

      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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    • Administrator – Dunmanway (Part Time Role)
      Location: Dunmanway Last updated: 18-10-2019

      Job Description:

      McMahons Builders Providers have been providing quality building supplies and DIY materials to the trade and public for over 185 years. The group consists of a network of 11 stores, as well as a Truss Manufacturing plant and 3 Hardwood & Sheet Material branches. 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 a Part-Time Administrator for their Dunmanway Branch. Reporting to the Branch Manager, this is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious candidate, who is interested in working in a busy environment as part of a small team, as well as continuing to develop their skills.

      The specific duties include:

      • Answering incoming calls to the branch and relaying messages to team members.  
      • Daily cash and till reconciliations and the preparation of lodgements.
      • Liaising with suppliers in relation to outstanding purchase orders.
      • Receipting stock into the branch and co-ordinating any stock returns to suppliers.
      • Monitoring and logging of any credit notes to customers.  
      • Assisting with credit control duties and the collection of overdue balances.  
      • Other administrative duties as they arise.

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

      The following mix of experience and attributes will be required by the successful candidate:

      • A minimum of 3 years experience of a similar role in a busy environment.  
      • Experience of using a modern finance / ERP system.
      • Be proficient in using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
      • An ability to operate in a team environment and be a team player is essential. 
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are important.  

      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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    • Counter Sales Associate Dunmanway Branch
      Location: Dunmanway Last updated: 18-10-2019

      Job Description:

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

      The Role

      McMahons are now seeking applications for the position of Counter Sales Associate for their Dunmanway Branch

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

      To be considered for this role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builders providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & Hardware trade and must have a minimum of 3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service. You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs. To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication Skills and a desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company. 

      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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    • Counter Sales Associate Galway Branch
      Location: Galway Last updated: 11-09-2019

      Job Description:

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


      As a result of our continuing progression we are currently recruiting the following key position to our Galway branch

      COUNTER SALES ASSOCIATE GALWAY

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

      To be considered for this role, the prospective candidate should have specific experience in builders providers or similar establishment, coupled with knowledge in the DIY & hardware trade and must have a minimum of 2-3 years experience and be extremely customer focused.

      The principle function of the role will be to assist in achieving and developing all sales targets internally and to effectively identify customers needs in order to maximise all sales opportunities.

      As a sales professional with McMahons you will be presenting and selling our products to new and existing customers, to showcase our outstanding Quality and Customer Service.  You will provide solutions tailored to our customers needs.  To achieve this you will be Confident, Assertive with Strong Communication Skills and a desire to achieve the best result for both the customer and the Company. 

      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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