Building Supplies/Trade Team Leader

Mitre 10 Kerikeri is local family owned and operated business! We are a diverse and growing company, with a vision to provide great quality products and the best value and expertise to enable our customers to have an affordable and easy DIY experience.

Currently we are after a new Second in Charge to join us to help support our Trade Drive-thru Team!

 We have a full time position available, working Tuesday to Saturday. This role would give you a total of 40 hours per week

The Trade Supplies Department is a very fast paced, rewarding environment! Our current team brings a great mix of trade knowledge and customer service experience. This department assists our customers with all their trade needs, from timber to plaster board and much more!

What you can expect to do in this role:


  • Leading, motivating, and growing a strong team culture that reflects our company values
  • Ensure compliance with all internal and external policies and procedures that govern the store’s activities as they relate to your role, including Health & Safety guidelines and procedures
  • Work collaboratively with your Trade Ops Manager, B2B Manager to achieve department targets
  • Ensuring all operational processes are carried out in regards to stock management and profit protection, in order to minimise shrinkage;
  • Working with a ‘One Team’ approach and providing friendly and helpful service to our customers, which includes everyone from local tradies to the keen DIYers!

What we need from you:

  • Minimum 3 years supervisor experience
  • a genuine passion for customer service
  • An organised approach, proven reliability, and the ability to manage your time efficiently
  • A positive “can-do” attitude, with the flexibility to deal with ad-hoc tasks as they arise
  • A drive to succeed and strive for excellence
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work within a large team with an ‘honest & fair’ mindset
  • The ability to carry out the manual handling requirements of the role
  • Fork lift license preferred

What Mitre10 can offer:

  • Paid day off for your birthday
  • Generous staff discount
  • A supportive and friendly team environment

Valid Work Permit required


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Permanent (Full time)

Job no: K12 TTL 01 12 22

Location: Northland, Rest of Northland, Mitre 10 Kerikeri

Closing Date: Mitre 10 Store of the Year 2022