Our shop has gained a reputation for friendly and helpful service with customers coming back time and again. Due to an increase in customers and shop hours we are looking for a shop assistant to join our expanding business and maintain our reputation. We are looking for a trustworthy, keen and reliable person to join our team who can run the shop with little supervision.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone to join an expanding company and make their mark.

Duties include:

Pricing of timber as it comes in from collections
Helping customers with their orders
Booking deliveries
Communicating with collection teams to ensure the right timber is coming back to store
Be able to use basic tools
Keeping to shop clean, tidy and well stocked
Answer phone queries from customers
Applicants may be required to work on their own or with other staff/volunteers
Manage stock levels of ancillary products
Take orders face to face, over the phone or via email/social media
Preparing of timber for sale which can include de-nailing, cutting/sawing, pallet breaking


We are increasing our hours to keep up with demand and want someone to help cover Friday to Sunday.

Must Have

DIY knowledge/experience of making using wood
Shop experience
Good general maths and english
Able to use till/POS although training will be provided
Able to use social media, email
Ability to work alone or in a team
Friendly, helpful approach
Can do attitude


Knowledge of timber/wood
Interest in Recycling
Joinery/Carpentry skills

Training will be provided for the right candidate

Please send your CV to

Part Time Weekend Shop Assistant Required

Northamptonshire Wood Recycling