About Us

We're often looking for talented, enthusiastic individuals to join our teams at any one of our ​fourteen branches located across East Anglia.

You will find any current vacancies below - if you'd like to request an application for for any of them then please submit your CV along with a covering letter summarising why you are the right candidate for the role.
This can be sent by email to recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk or by post to: Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

Alternatively, if you would like to discuss the role further prior to submitting an application please contact Allanna Docherty on 01206 216062.

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Counter Sales Assistant (Saturday Person) - Bury St Edmunds


We are seeking an outgoing person who is customer focused, enthusiastic and takes pride in providing excellent customer service.
The successful applicant will be able to adapt well to the busy environment and be comfortable dealing with customers and closing sales.

The working hours Saturday: 8am – 1pm

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Customer Service Yard Person - Bury St Edmunds

Part-time flexible hours, 6 month fixed term contract


We are seeking an outgoing person who is customer focused, enthusiastic and takes pride in providing excellent customer service.
You will be working in a busy yard environment and need to have the ability to efficiently assemble customer’s orders to their satisfaction in accordance with our Customer Charter.
Experience of timber / building materials and forklift licence would be an advantage.

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Customer Service People - Colchester Branch


We are seeking four outgoing people who are customer focused, enthusiastic and take pride in providing excellent customer service to work in our busy Builders’ Merchants.
You need to be able to develop good relationships with customers, be able to drive sales in the branch and have a keen interest in developing your product knowledge.

Flexible working hours between Monday and Saturday : 7.30am to 5pm (40 hours in total)
The salary is negotiable according to experience and ability

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Plumbing & Heating Assistant - Colchester Branch


We are seeking an outgoing person who is customer focused, enthusiastic and takes pride in providing excellent customer service.
You need to be able to develop good relationships with customers, be able to drive sales in the branch and have a keen interest in developing your product knowledge.

Experience of plumbing & heating materials would be an advantage.

Hours of work are 46.5 hours per week

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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HGV/HIAB Driver - Colchester Branch


We need someone with a flexible attitude who can be more than just a driver to deliver products from our Colchester branch.
You must be customer focused, enthusiastic and take pride in providing excellent customer care.

The working hours are Monday to Friday: 7am to 5pm and 1 in 3 Saturdays 8am – 12pm.
The salary is negotiable according to experience and ability

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Branch Supervisor - Melton Branch


This is an exciting opportunity to join our busy branch in Melton.

We need someone who is customer focused, with a flexible attitude. Knowledge of decorative products is an advantage.

This position requires a person:

  • With previous supervisory experience
  • With the ability to deliver results through a team
  • A good understanding of managing and maintaining stock levels
  • with a high level of personal presentation
  • comfortable dealing with customers and closing sales
  • with a keen interest in developing your product knowledge.

 

The working hours are 44.75hrs per week

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Counter Sales Assistant/Glass Person/Driver - Ipswich Branch

This is an exciting opportunity to join our decorating centre in Ipswich.

We need someone who is customer focused, with a flexible attitude who can work both on the counter and deliver goods to our customers when required. Knowledge of designer paints and decorating materials is an advantage.

​​This position requires a person:

  • with a high level of personal presentation
  • excellent merchandising skills
  • comfortable dealing with customers and closing sales


Full training will be given to the right candidate.

If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Counter Sales Assistant/Driver (Part Time) - Kings Lynn Branch
 

This is an exciting opportunity to join our new branch in Kings Lynn.

We need someone who is customer focused, with a flexible attitude who can work both on the counter and deliver goods to our customers when required. Knowledge of decorative products is an advantage.

This position requires a person:

  • with a high level of personal presentation
  • excellent merchandising skills
  • comfortable dealing with customers and closing sales
  • with a keen interest in developing your product knowledge.


​If you are interested in this position please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk for an application form.
If you don’t have internet access please send a CV together with a covering letter stating why you would be the right choice for this position to:
​Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Counter Sales Assistant (Part Time) - Melton Branch


This is an exciting opportunity to join our busy branch in Melton.
We need someone who is customer focused, with a flexible attitude. Knowledge of decorative products is an advantage.

This position requires a person:

  • with a high level of personal presentation
  • excellent merchandising skills
  • comfortable dealing with customers and closing sales
  • with a keen interest in developing your product knowledge.


​If you are interested in this position please submit your CV together with covering letter summarising why you are the right candidate for the role. This can be sent by email to recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk or by post to Recruitment, Kent Blaxill & Co. Ltd., 129-139 Layer Road, Colchester CO2 9JY.

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Applying by Email

We are currently having an issue with the submission of downloaded application forms on our website.

In the meantime in order to apply for any of our current vacancies please email recruitment@kentblaxill.co.uk to request an application form and to inform us which job you wish to apply for. We will then email through the appropriate form for you to fill in and email back to us.