BENDER is a fourth generation family-owned and operated company, born and raised in Connecticut.

BENDER has evolved into the largest retail and wholesale provider of home design products in Connecticut with thriving decorative plumbing, kitchen and bath cabinetry, lighting, tile and stone divisions. To support our local tradesmen, we also supply a wide range of HVAC and plumbing supplies. We currently have an aggressive 10 year, multi-state expansion strategy that allows for continued growth for our company and for our teammates.

Our team is dedicated to providing our customers with extraordinary service and a design experience that rivals no other, resulting in homes people love to live in.

 

BENDERBenefits

BENDER understands a good work/life balance is essential and creates opportunity for teammates to experience both personal and professional growth. The BENDER benefit package supports this belief and includes:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Company-funded Employee Life Insurance Policy

 

BENDERCulture

We are a family-owned and operated company whose core values and purpose is reflected in our behavior and influences the decisions we make. Team at BENDER means every person counts.

We have over 200 teammates: 27% have been with BENDER for 10+ years and 13% have been with BENDER for 20+ years.

At BENDER, we treat everyone with respect and do the right thing. We treat the company as our own. We work hard AND smart. As a purpose-driven company, teammates at BENDER understand their jobs have meaning and create tremendous impact.

 

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There are 5 jobs available.
  • Branch Manager
    Location: Fairfield County
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    Description:

    ·         Be a leader—act it out, roll up your sleeves, and make outcomes happen

    ·         Lead, manage and empower your team of 7-10  to achieve individual and team outcomes

    ·         Drive customer retention and growth through deploying a proactive customer management plan

    ·         Manage operational effectiveness of the warehouse to increase productivity and efficiency

     

     

    Requirements:

    ·         Operations and managerial experience

    ·         Analytical thinking, yet charming in delivery

    ·         Team building abilities

     

     

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  • Showroom Sales Supervisor
    Location: Waterbury, CT
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    Description:

    ·         Lead, manage and empower your team achieve individual and team outcomes

    ·         Drive customer retention and growth through proactive customer management

    ·         Increase showroom sales and building revenue

    ·         Be a leader—act it out, roll up your sleeves, and make outcomes happen

     

     

     

    Requirements:

    ·         Sales and Sales Supervisory experience

    ·         You are a lead-by-example supervisor

    ·         A proven track record of team building and training strategies resulting in growth and increased sales

    ·         Charisma with an ability to win people over—a unifie

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  • Account Manager
    Location: New Haven, CT
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    Description:

    You will proactively assess current customer performance, identify opportunity, and anticipate future wholesale plumbing needs to deliver solutions so that our customers can grow their business. A combination of vendor and product promotions and trainings and marketing programs will be your tools.

    ·         Provide quality customer service by understanding the customer’s needs and how best to maximize their business model to ensure success

    ·         Establish “trusted advisor” status to become a business resource for customers

    ·         Provide pricing and inventory availability for quotes, project bid specs, and sales for customers via phone and/or walk-in

    ·         Communicate technical information, product promotions, and training events to customers

    ·         Manage customer needs, challenges, and issues from inception to resolution

     

     

    Requirements:

    • Sales, marketing, training or customer service experience
    • Account management experience

     

     

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  • Counter Sales
    Location: Norwalk, CT
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    Description:

    ·         Sell plumbing/HVAC parts and supplies

    ·         Assist customers with enthusiasm to exceed client expectations

    ·         Create quotes and fill orders

    ·         Receive customer authorization and process payments

    ·         Collaborate with other teammates to ensure exceptional service

     

    We work best with versatile people who can learn fast, think on their feet, and can quickly become competent members of our team as we strive to continuously exceed the expectations of customers. We are ALL IN for the customer.

     

     

    Requirements:

    ·         Counter Sales experience, with Plumbing/HVAC experience a plus

    ·         A passion for customer service

    ·         Accurate and detail oriented

    ·         Excellent communication skills

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  • Decorative Plumbing/Bath Sales
    Location: Multiple Locations
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    Description:
    • Sell decorative plumbing and merchandise
    • Cross train with a desire to become a product expert
    • Assist clients with enthusiasm to exceed client expectations
    • Conduct follow-up communication
    • Address client concerns timely and accurately
    • Collaborate with other teammates to ensure exceptional service
    • Promote a professional image representative of Bender

     We work best with versatile people who can learn fast, think on their feet, and can quickly become competent members of our team as we strive to continuously exceed the expectations of customers. We are ALL IN for the customer.

    Requirements:
    •          Decorative Plumbing and Bath Sales experience
    •          Showroom Sales experience
    •          A passion for customer service
    •          Excellent communication skills; resourcefulness, detail oriented and highly organized
    •          Motivation and proactive to networking at outside events to develop a strong client base
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