Kernow Fires supply and install wood burners and multi fuel stoves in Cornwall.Kernow Fires supply and install wood burners and multi fuel stoves in Cornwall.

Kernow Fires WORK WITH US!


09 October 2023

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We are looking for someone with building experience, perhaps a roofer, plasterer or general builder, who has excellent attention to detail and would like to join our installation team.
You don't need to be HETAS registered just knowledgable about building and with good building experience.  It's all about having an eye for detail, being able to work through a job from start to finish, ensuring that all the boxes are ticked, providing excellent, friendly service to our customers and enjoying being part of the team.  We have a full team, including Customer Services, Design Team, Warehouse Team and an approachable Management Team.  Together we provide what we hope is the best experience for customers and a fantastic working environment for everyone at Kernow Fires.

The Role

Our business is diverse, growing and has an outstanding reputation. We are looking to match this with somebody who has attention to detail, is hardworking, willing to learn and grow with us. A background in high quality building is essential.The role is full time and the availability to work the occasional weekend by prior agreement would be beneficial.

More About The Role

As a lead installer you will ensure a first class delivery and installation service to our customers, installing a variety of gas or woodburning fires. Fireplace design is a key element to our business and therefore attention to detail, clean lines and perfect finishes are essential. With our diverse offering you may be involved in longer builds which include fitting outdoor kitchen, basic decoration and carpentry and required to work as part of a larger team.

Here's What You Can Expect to be Doing

Customer satisfaction and safety are paramount in your day to day role.

Working as Installation Team Leader, you will ensure professional, reliable conduct at all times.
Work with the warehouses to ensure all stoves and parts are checked in and out correctly with paperwork filled in correctly and fully at all times.
Use your building knowledge to produce the best practical and aesthetic finish, ensuring all technical requirements are met and photographic evidence of completed work legal requirements are uploaded to the system. Training on these issues will be provided where required.

A Few Things About You

You will come from a construction background, display great attention to detailand have a strong customer focus.

The drive and ability to adapt to new situations, learn your new role and responsibilites and work as part of a team is crucial.
You will be proactive and resourceful, looking for innovative and quality conscious solutions to problems.
You are confident to bring your proposals to the fore and engaging positively with changes that occur during unpredictable jobs.
Ability to follow internal processes including:

Completing installation information & photography ready for job registration and invoicing.
Ensuring paperwork is always complete for items in and out of warehouse, using PO numbers and handing in receipts for purchases.
Keeping your vehicle clean, tidy and presentable inside and out, at all times.
Keeping up to date with your tool inventory.

To be one of our engineers you will be:

A good team leader willing to work as part of a team or individually.
Helpful and thoughtful to those around you.
Pleasant, professional and helpful when engaging with our customers on a daily basis.
Capable of making decisions considering, installation, design and Health & Safety at the point of installation.
Confident to provide feedback on products or installation issues to improve our service.
Experienced within the construction industry and company safe working practices.
A full clean driving license.
A sense of humour is always handy as we like to start and finish the day with a smile.

Why Choose Us?

We can offer a competitive salary.
Company Pension

Uniform & vehicle provided.
Excellent staff discount

20 bookable days holiday in addition to bank holidays.

We are open to ideas from our staff for improvements or opportunities and are dedicated to the ongoing training and development of our team.

We are based in North Cornwall near many famous surf beaches, gastronomic destinations, film and TV settings and stunning countryside. There really is no better place to be based!

Permanent Contract, work within a friendly team. Company Van.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £24,000.00-£38,000.00 per year


Company pension
Employee discount
On-site parking

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Up to £38,000.00 per year


Company pension
Employee discount
On-site parking


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday


Drivers License (required)
HETAS certificate (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: Installer 2023 Builder

Join The Team!

Send a CV or introductory email below or drop into the Wadebridge Shop and ask for Simon or Dan

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