Develop Your Career
Jewson is part of Saint Gobain, the world leader in the design, production and distribution of construction materials, delivering innovative products and services with tomorrow in mind.
Jewson is the UK’s leading supplier of sustainable timber and building materials, boasting a network of 600 branches nationally and 55 in London.
The diversity, complexity and geographic spread of activities across Jewson and Saint-Gobain provide many great career opportunities. Whether you want to develop your career through promotion in your professional field, experience a different business or market or even change your functional role, we may have the opportunity for you.
And when it comes to developing a career, we’re with you every step of the way. Click below to find out how:
Training and Development
Training and development begins the moment you walk through the door. Whether you join us as a Graduate or School / College leaver, in Branch Operations or in our Head Office, you’ll be placed on an induction programme that introduces you to our business, our products and our processes.
Our policy is to provide all employees with the skills, knowledge and behaviours to operate effectively and efficiently, enabling them to provide the highest standard of service to our customers.
Well…. The fact is – some of our most successful Branch Managers and happiest Sales specialists are women!
- enjoy the feeling of achievement from winning Sales,
- relish the chance to be the boss at your branch, leading and coaching your team
- have a sense of humour for friendly banter with our customers,
You would just love working for Jewson!
Potential for progression
Jewson offer an extensive range of development opportunities, including work-based experience, formal courses and programmes, plus line management support and coaching. We identify opportunities through annual appraisals, succession planning and the requirements of individual roles.
Should your career progress, we also provide senior management development and executive development programmes.
And, if you’re fluent in a second European Language, your career horizons could stretch right across the global Saint-Gobain group.