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Careers at Knauf UK & Ireland

Our Values


  • The culture, environment, and sense of unity at Knauf is underpinned by our values. The four Knauf Values provide the framework in which we grow and develop as professionals. The unity Knauf colleagues evidence provides the foundations of our working and everyday lives, and ensure we treat our colleagues and customers with fairness and honesty.

  • At Knauf, we give you the opportunity to develop your skills. We believe that your development is crucial to achieving our mission statement. With us, you are given the responsibility for creating and shaping the future at Knauf. You will have a say in developing your career; you are given the tools and confidence to think outside the box so that together we can challenge normal ways of thinking.

  • At Knauf, we are all driven by one clear vision. We want to create a framework for a better future and we stand together to create results and drive performance. We ensure we create harmonious working environments that enable us to deliver on our promise to customers and create sustainable solutions for the future.

Employee Benefits

Agile Working

Health & Safety

Engagement & Development

Meet Your Future Colleagues

  • I enjoy meeting people from different organisations, understanding their needs and working to develop mutually beneficial relationships. Internally, I enjoy working as part of a close knit team and the feeling that we are all working towards a common goal. There is an exceptional team here at Knauf and I feel privileged to be a part of it. The opportunities to progress and the investment in internal talent makes Knauf a great choice of company to work for.

    David Cooper

    Client Development Director

  • Knauf was an ideal fit for me considering it's one of the most well-known building material manufacturing companies. The working environment is great, very positive, I like the support we have as a Product team, you can see this in every department and team within Knauf and as a company. The culture is great - it's a very supportive environment to grow, and if you are at any stage of your career, Knauf invests in people.

    Tara Bassett

    Product Manager

  • I enjoy the variation of my role from day to day, working as part of a skilled team and ensuring we fulfil customer needs to the best of our ability. Knauf as a company have always shown an interest in me as a person, and supported my development as I progress. They support me on a personal level and offer guidance/counselling when needed. They reward hard work and dedication, and offer a competitive salary in addition to company benefits.

    Gavin Williams

    Warehouse Chargehand

  • It was paramount for me to find a company that morally and professionally offered a motivating educational experience; two core values that Knauf advocate. My expectations have been exceeded by Knauf. I like that I am a valued member of a strongly performing team, where my input and suggestions are considered. Personal professional interests are encouraged, and development is supported by the leadership team.

    Jade Foote

    Process Apprentice

  • Knauf offers a highly positive working environment in which I always feel valued. It offers opportunities to grow and progress and I feel very lucky and privileged to be part of Knauf family. The values, culture, and the family feel here make it a unique place to work. Our leadership team and people are very supportive and continually provide endless support in achieving career goals and aspirations.

    Irfan Arapi

    Shift Manager

  • I think my colleagues are a fantastic part of the job, both in terms of their readiness to help and share knowledge but also their attitudes and personalities in general, it’s never a displeasure to receive a call. Health and safety is front and foremost for our MD. We are actively encouraged to set our own development goals and collaborate with our managers to create a plan to achieve them.

    Sophie Burns

    Design Engineer