FlexCareers is delighted to welcome Bunnings to our network of Australia and New Zealand’s most flexible employers!
Bunnings is the leading retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products in Australia and New Zealand and a major supplier to project builders, commercial tradespeople and the housing industry. As they expand, they make it a priority to maintain a family-feel workplace environment and still have fun. The size of the Bunnings network means they can offer flexible career opportunities in metro and regional areas across Australia and New Zealand.
What does it look like to work flexibly at Bunnings?
As part of the Bunnings family, employees can benefit in a number of different areas. These include paid parental leave, team member and spouse discounts, competitive remuneration, financial opportunities in share plans, flexible working arrangements and access to discounted offers from their partners across different platforms….and a workplace where jeans are acceptable work attire!
Bunnings acknowledge and respect their team members are the face of the company to their customers, the heart and soul of the business, there to provide friendly and helpful service. Their guiding principles of integrity, respect, teamwork, achievement and innovation means their workplace culture excels. Bunnings understand these principles and nurturing flexibility, diversity and inclusion create the high retention rate with many long-term team members. Asking their team members regularly for feedback on how they are doing allows them to achieve their vision.
In fact, Bunnings take great pride in providing a workplace environment that is safe, secure and rewarding with real benefits and opportunities for career and personal development for all team members.
Not only do Bunnings look after their team members, Bunnings participate heavily in the community and environment around them.
What does Social Responsibility look like at Bunnings?
Sustainability of operations is paramount, and initiatives are continually implemented to make Bunnings socially responsible, environmentally aware and economically viable. Bunnings engage with the communities in which they operate and live, and actively contribute to causes and organisations that benefit these communities.
Bunnings seek to lessen the environmental impact in ways that are measurable including achieving better and more efficient use of resources; ensuring their suppliers operate sustainably and ethically; encouraging and educating customers about environmentally friendly alternatives; and focusing on the “reduce, reuse and recycle” waste management principles.
Initiatives include driving long-term carbon footprint reductions through greater energy efficiency; ‘Independent Living’ (developing in-store and online advice on how to better equip homes for independent and assisted living); a Schools Sustainability Program and Grow Your Own gardening activities in local communities (more than 15,500 activities).
If you flourish being part of an inclusive and dynamic workplace team, and would like to work in a fun, satisfying and safe place, where your contribution is valued and rewarded, then Bunnings is the employer for you.
We are looking forward to partnering with Bunnings to bring our community some amazing job opportunities with a truly flexible, supportive employer. To find out more about how you can grow your career at Bunnings, and browse for available jobs through FlexCareers, click here.