Jobs

The current vacancies are available from the following companies. Please scroll down the page………

ALC

Vacancies:

Customer Service Engineers / Construction Plant Fitters

To maintain Heavy Plant Equipment for the British Military

Attractive salary + overtime + benefits Vacancies nationwide

Challenging and rewarding opportunities are available in ALC, an innovative joint venture enterprise between Amey and Babcock International. From cranes to excavators, to rough terrain forklift trucks and tippers, the ALC team provides support to the British Armed Forces throughout the UK and across the world.

You will be responsible for helping to ensure that a large fleet of mainly heavy plant equipment remains permanently in optimum condition to meet the global requirements of our Armed Forces. This will involve working to agreed performance targets, servicing and maintaining equipment and carrying out regular in-depth inspections and refurbishments.

Preferably you will be qualified to at least NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in mechanical engineering; however more important is a minimum of four years experience of heavy plant mechanical maintenance, fault-finding and servicing, to meet stringent customer quality expectations and deadlines.

In return for delivering groundbreaking customer service we offer an attractive salary with the potential for overtime plus ongoing training and skills development.

To apply, please send a CV by email to info@ALCVehicles.com

Want to work in magazines?

Based in Beckenham, Sundial Magazines Ltd, publishers of motoring and off-highway machinery titles are looking for capable sales people to help us continue to expand.

Vacancies:

Trainee in Media Sales & Advertisement Sales Executives

The applicants will be expected to be self motivated, tenacious and have good communication skills with a professional approach at all times. The ability to work in a team and to deadlines is important as well as possessing the hunger to generate new business.

For those with no experience, this opportunity offers a great environment to build a media career sales, learn all aspects of the job and gain training and support.

Those with existing sales experience will have the chance to expand and look to advancing their career further.

To apply, e-mail your application to paul@sundialmagazines.co.uk , fax it to 020 8639 4411 or write to:

Paul Cosgrove, Publishing Director, Sundial Magazines Ltd, Sundial House, 17 Wickham Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 5JS

Closing date for entries: Wednesday 30th April 2014

JP Trett

Vacancy

Agricultural Service Technicians Required

For prestigious clients across the UK to include market leading big brand dealerships and world class manufacturers.

Excellent and competitive salary packages offered, training, development and company benefits.

If you want to be valued as an employee representing leading brands of Tractor and Agricultural Machinery; make the call today, all applications and experience considered.

All calls will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

Tel: 0845 643 2896

Email: phoebe@jptrett.com

www.jptrett.com

Chunnel Group – Plant Hire & Contractors Ltd

The Chunnel Group are looking to fill the following vacancies in the Earthworks, Sea Defence and Plant hire sectors:

Estimator/ Quantity surveyor

– to cover all types of contracts.

Heavy Plant Fitter

– experience essential.

Plant Operators

– Required for dozers, excavators and dumptrucks. Must be CPCS certified.

Class 1 Low Loader Driver

– experience essential.

Please call Simon or Paul for further information on 07771 638820 or 07715 052609
Chunnel House, 6-16 Canterbury Road, Lydden, Near Dover, Kent CT15 7ER
Tel: 01304 825526
www.chunnelgroup.co.uk
Email: simon@chunnelgroup.co.uk or paul@chunnelgroup.co.uk

Leica Geosystems

With close to 200 years of experience pioneering solutions to measure the world, Leica Geosystems’ products and services are trusted by professionals worldwide to help them capture, analyse and present spatial information. We are best known for our broad array of products that capture accurately, model quickly, analyse easily, and visualise and present spatial information.
We are the preferred supplier for site positioning solutions for the UK and offer a smart and integrated range of machine control solutions for the construction market, that are accurate, easy to use, upgradeable and robust, helping you get the job done on time and to budget. Scanlaser (our Machine Control Division) offers a unique “end to end” service from initial consultation and evaluation through to installation, training and support to both direct end users and via our distribution partners.

Vacancy:

Machine Control Installation Engineer

This is a demanding yet rewarding role that will involve travel throughout the UK, the main duties will be to mechanically install Machine Control products, including hydraulic system components as well as calibration and physical installations on construction plant machinery.
We are looking for a self-motivated candidate with a higher qualification in a mixed engineering discipline. A working knowledge of hydraulic systems, welding and basic fabrication skills would be an advantage, as well as experience of working in an agricultural environment.
Working as part of an expanding dynamic team, you will need to have a positive, pro-active and flexible attitude. Machine Control is the future of Construction and joining this team allows the opportunity to become an integral part of a leading global supplier.
In return we offer an attractive remuneration package as well as personal development opportunities.
If you have the skills required and want to join one of the world leaders in our field, send your CV together with details of your current salary, plus details of any specific projects you have been involved in to: Janice Onan-Read, Leica Geosystems Limited, Hexagon House, Michigan Drive, Tongwell, Milton Keynes, MK14 8HT or by e-mail:Janice.Onan-Read@leica-geosystems.com
No agencies please

British Antarctic Survey

Vacancies:

Plant Operator/Mechanics – ref: BAS 141/13

Mobile Plant Technicians – ref: BAS 140/13

This is your chance to work in one of the most extraordinary places on Earth.
To put your skills to vital use in maintaining our equipment – without which none of our work is possible – supporting genuine scientific research on issues which affect us all.

Not that it’s all work and no play – you’ll have the time to genuinely savour and experience what Antarctica has to offer. All your essentials like food, clothing, training and accommodation will be provided, so you’ll see a lot more of your salary when you get back.

It’s a challenge, one that is thousands of miles away from the everyday.

To find out more and to apply visit www.antarctica.ac.uk/employment

Or telephone 01223 221508

Closing date for applications: 2nd March 2014

You must be physically capable and medically fit to work in Antarctic conditions. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and those from ethnic minorities.

 

Promac Solutions Ltd

Vacancy: Area Sales Manager

Promac solutions is one of the UK’s premier and most established supplier of new and used plant and machinery for the earthmoving, construction, demolition and recycling sectors.

Due to expansion we are looking to recruit an Area Sales Manager for Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Essex, North and North East London, to promote and sell our full portfolio of equipment. The ideal candidate will be professional, confident, highly motivated and ambitious with a strong proven sales background that can generate new business for the company whilst building and maintaining current relationships.

There is an attractive package including basic salary, generous commission and bonus scheme available for the right candidate, negotiable on experience.

Please apply by email attaching your current CV in the first instance to the managing director Grant Linton.

Email: grant.linton@promac-solutions.co.uk

No Agencies

 

Taylor & Braithwaite

Vacancy: Service Technician – Construction

We are looking for an experienced Service Technician to work within our Construction department servicing and repairing construction machinery, primarily working on the Hyundai brand. We cover the whole of the North of England and have recently increased our area through the addition of a large proportion of Lancashire.

The successful applicant needs to have prior experience of working in the construction industry with Dealer training available where necessary.

The role is predominantly field based but also with some requirement to work from our depot in Appleby, Cumbria.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of an expanding company.

If you require any further details, or a copy of the Job Specification, please feel free to contact Helen Parsons on 017683 41400

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to info@t-and-b.co.uk

Marubeni-Komatsu Ltd

Vacancy: Field Service Engineers South East England and other areas in the UK

In order to maintain our exceptional levels of service we require experienced home based, Field Service Engineers to travel and work unsupervised at customer sites to service and repair heavy plant machinery. You will have served a recognised apprenticeship or have the relevant experience in heavy construction equipment.

You will be conversant with diesel engines, hydraulic and pneumatic systems and auto-electrical work and have the ability to work to very high standards.

Marubeni-Komatsu offers an excellent training programme to bring engineers up to speed in all Komatsu products with regular updates as new products become available. Good communication skills and an outgoing personality are also requirements of this position.

Apply in strictest confidence to:
Mrs Culverhouse, HR Manager, Marubeni-Komatsu Ltd, Padgets Lane, Redditch, B98 0RT E-Mail: christine.culverhouse@mkl.co.uk

Marubeni-Komatsu Ltd

Vacancy: Komtrax/Warranty Administrator Redditch

We are looking for a Graduate who has studied and used various IT Systems possibly as part of an industrial placement during their degree. This role would open you to a variety of industry specific IT Systems used within MKL.

This role is based at our Head Office in Redditch and your main responsibilities would include the administration of Komtrax systems, warranty claims and training Komtrax systems to MKL employees. Training in the Komtrax systems would be available.

You need to have self-confidence and the ability to work on your own initiative, be innovative and communicate effectively at all levels within the Company and with Customers.

Apply in strictest confidence to:
Mrs Culverhouse, HR Manager, Marubeni-Komatsu Ltd, Padgets Lane, Redditch, B98 0RT E-Mail: christine.culverhouse@mkl.co.uk

 

Chunnel Group

Vacancy: Skilled Mobile Plant Fitters

We are currently recruiting two experienced Heavy Plant Fitters to work on a permanent basis within one of the leading Plant Hire & Earthwork contracting companies in the South East.

Responsibilities include repairs, servicing and inspections to various earthmoving, crushing and screening machinery and equipment – based at our depot or on-site. Must have a firm understanding and be fully conversant with electrics, transmission and hydraulics and able to work on own initiative. Must have full driving license and be willing to travel.

Competitive Salary + Van

The position will require a positive attitude, self-motivation, flexibility and a wish to become committed to providing the best possible service.

Hours will be 8.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday but longer hours may be required due to workload, plus Saturdays if necessary.

Apply now and be part of our team. Please send CV to: Mrs Joanne Broadley, Chunnel Group, Chunnel House, 6-16 Canterbury Road, Lydden, nr Dover, Kent CT15 7ER or email jo@chunnelgroup.co.uk

No agencies

Chunnel Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer

 

Topcon GB

With continued investment in the Topcon GB business we’re on the lookout for some bright and enthusiastic additions to our team. We’re growing, opening new locations, expanding our dealer network and seeing continued increases in demand for our positioning technology. So if you’d like to play a part in our ambitions, work hard and have some fun along the way then we’d like to hear from you – it’s time for change!

Vacancy: Regional Account Managers

Our dealer network is growing, so we would like to hear from those of you that would like to help them generate even more sales and identify new business opportunities. Don’t worry about location at this stage, just ask yourself if you can build successful relationships with your clients and have experience in the construction or survey sectors.

Vacancy: Machine Control Sales Manager

You’ll be joining a successful team with a great track record in providing the best machine control solutions to the construction and civil engineering sectors. We’d like to hear from you if you have experience in selling or working with 3D machine control technology and surveying systems. If you’ll deliver excellent customer service, commit to exceeding sales targets and don’t mind a bit of travel, then we’ll provide you with plenty of support to help you succeed.

Vacancy: Machine Control Support Engineer

If you enjoy getting stuck into hydraulic hoses, know your dozers from your excavators and can turn your hand to a bit of electrical engineering then this is the role for you. We’re looking for another install and support engineer, all levels of experience considered and we’d really like you to be based out of our new Machine Control centre in the midlands. There’s every chance that we’ll ask you to travel a bit with this role too.

Vacancy: Service & Support Technician

Yes you guessed it. We’re investing in a new service centre and need an experienced service technician for repairs on cutting-edge technology of construction lasers and surveying instruments. You’ll need to have the necessary experience for this one, and to make sure you have some variety we’ll keep you busy with some of the administration for our construction team.

As you’d expect, these roles all come with superb benefits.

If you are looking for a change and want to find out more about each of the opportunities then visit www.topcon-positioning.eu for more detail.

If you’ve seen enough and are ready to apply, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@topconsokkia.co.uk

 

Hanix Europe Ltd

Hanix Europe is currently seeking to recruit staff for its new facility in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, and invites applications for the following roles:

Vacancy: Service Manager

The successful candidate must be able to work on own initiative, but must also be a good team player.
Applicants must be suitably qualified, with a sound engineering background, and have the following skills and experience:
• Experience in servicing construction machinery
• Knowledge of hydraulics, diesel engines and electrical components
• Ability and skills to troubleshoot and accurately diagnose faults

Vacancy: Warehouse Staff

The company also requires enthusiastic warehouse staff, with previous experience in parts dispatch and pre-delivery inspections of construction machinery.
In addition, candidates must hold a forklift license, and also be able to operate excavators. Knowledge and experience of machinery servicing is also desirable.

If you are interested in joining our team, please forward covering letter and full CV, indicating current salary, to sales@hanixeurope.com No agencies, please.

Hanix Europe Ltd is the European sales and service of NKK, a leading Japanese manufacturer of Mini Excavators, which are world-renowned for their exceptional build quality and powerful digging performance.

Hanix Europe provides sales and service support to a Europe wide network of dealers and distributors.

www.hanixeurope.com

 

Promac Solutions Ltd

Vacancy: Field Service Engineer

We wish to recruit a self motivated and enthusiastic field based service engineer to work on our Doosan, Bobcat, Rubblemaster, Montabert and AUSA range of construction equipment for our south east area.

The successful candidate will work closely as part of our busy service team. The main duties of the role will be to carry out servicing and repairs to our product ranges and you will possess hydraulic, electrical and lap-top diagnostic skills.

Ideally you will be apprentice trained; you will possess an NVQ level 3 in contractors plant or equivalent. Experience in heavy mobile plant is also preferable though product training will be provided. A service van will also be provided as part of the role.

A competitive salary will be offered, along with overtime, a tool allowance and sick pay.

To apply please email your CV to: matt.cleave@promac-solutions.co.uk

 

V Consultancy

Vacancy: Plant capital equipment regional sales executives

Basic salaries to £35k + high OTE + car etc

V Consultancy work in partnership with a large number of earthmoving equipment manufacturers, dealerships and hire organisations across the UK.
We currently have vacancies for experienced Sales Professionals in the following geographical areas:

Staffs – Warks – Leics – Northants – Cambs – Norfolk – Suffolk – Essex – Kent – Sussex – London

Please email you CV to Ian Burton, Plant Division Director, at iburton@vconsultancy.co.uk

01582 434264 www.vconsultancy.co.uk

 

B & T Plant Hire Ltd

Vacancy: Plant Operators

We are looking for Plant Operators/Drivers with CPCS Card to undertake works with all heavy plant.

Dozer, dumper and excavator experience is essential. Minimum of five years.

Must be willing to travel.

Good rates of pay.

Apply via telephone (01322) 427000

No agencies

 

Hanix Europe Ltd

Vacancy: Area Sales Manager

Hanix Europe is currently seeking an experienced sales manager, to be based at its new facility in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

Reporting to the managing director, key responsibilities will include the development of new dealerships in the South and Midlands, establishing and maintaining good relationships with existing dealers and customers, and provision of sales support for dealers.

Candidates should have a sound knowledge of the construction machinery sector, and have a proven track record in new and used machine sales. Knowledge of dealer finance and end-user finance will also be a requirement.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity with a competitive remuneration package.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and possess good commercial awareness, along with excellent communication and organisational skills.

Applicants should forward covering letter and full CV, indicating current salary, to: sales@hanixeurope.com

No agencies, please

Hanix Europe Limited is the European sales and service operation of NKK, leading Japanese manufacturer of Hanix Mini Excavators, which are world-renowned for exceptional build quality and powerful digging performance.

Hanix Europe provides sales and service support to a Europe wide network of dealers and distributors.

 

V Consultancy

Vacancy: Mobile Plant Service Engineers

V Consultancy work in partnership with a large number of earthmoving equipment manufactures, dealerships and hire organisations across the UK.

We currently have permanent vacancies in the following areas:

Wigan – Warrington – Gloucs – Herts – Beds – Home Counties – London – Kent – Surrey – Cambs – Sussex – Weston-Super-Mare

Ideally you will be apprenticed training to NVQ Level 3, but it is essential that you have mechanical, hydraulic and electrical experience on heavy mobile plant machinery.

All roles offer a competitive salary plus overtime, van, laptop, mobile phone etc.

Please email your cv to Ian Burton, Plant Division Director, at iburton@vconsultancy.co.uk

01582 434264 www.vconsultancy.co.uk

No agencies please


Caterpillar

Vacancy: Earthmoving Machine Demonstrator Instructor

We are looking for an experienced person, to work within our Demonstrator Team, with the ability to operate and instruct on a wide range of earthmoving equipment and applications based in our Malaga Demonstration and Learning Centre (MDLC) in Southern Spain.

The following main job duties will be performed at both MDLC and mainly within our Europe, Africa, Middle East and CIS territorial responsibility, but not limited to:
• Demonstration and operation of the MDLC Fleet of machines.
• General support of all Customer programs.
• Perform productivity studies.
• Attain and maintain operator skills to Caterpillar certification standard.
• Deliver operator machine training and application instruction.
• Support Sales training activities, demonstrating the features and benefits of Caterpillar products.

The following are the main job requirements to fulfill the above:
• Eight to ten years of progressively responsible job-related experiences within multiple Industries, such as Road Construction, Quarry or Mining.
• High Level of operating skills on a wide range of machines.
• Exhibit a good knowledge of Caterpillar machines.
• Basic spoken and written English is essential, other European languages are an advantage.
• Minimum two years of technical further education.
• Ability to travel on a worldwide basis, 15 to 30% of the time.
• Strong team working, communication, listening and good computer skills are essential.
• Hold a current Heavy Goods Vehicle license an advantage.

If you can demonstrate strong professional operational experience, a strong desire to train, with the ability to work for and with people of diverse cultures and backgrounds, you may be the candidate that we are looking for.

We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package and a pleasant working environment.

Please submit your curriculum vitae, a photograph, a cover letter (in English) and copies of your references and diplomas to:

Caterpillar Centro de Formacion
Mr. Malcolm High
Equipment Solutions Manager
Finca La Candelaria s/n
29591 Santa Rosalia Maqueda, (Ma)
Spain
Or by email:
High_Malcolm@cat.com

No agencies please

Farol Ltd

Farol Ltd are a family business established in 1976 and are one of the UK’s largest Agricultural and Groundcare dealers. Offering John Deere agricultural and professional groundcare across Central and Southern England with branches in Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire and West Sussex. Due to continued expansion, Farol Ltd have the following positions available.

Do you have engineering, plant or agricultural experience? If so, and you are ready for a challenge, we want to hear from you!

Vacancy: Agricultural Technicians – All Branches

Ready for a challenge? We require skilled agricultural technicians who have a passion for detail, work safely and who are highly motivated. John Deere product knowledge is an advantage but a full training programme could be available for the right candidates.

Vacancy: Groundcare/Lawnmower Technicians – Oxfordshire and Leicestershire

With our presence increasing in the groundcare sector, we require experienced technicians who have a passion for attention to detail, high standards of work and preferably a knowledge of lawnmowers, gold and amenity equipment. These positions will be mobile and workshop based.

All positions offer excellent rates of pay, up to 25 days holiday, use of a company vehicle, laptop, mobile phone and a company pension. For further information, please contact Phil on 07977 149993 or 01844 278843 or jenkinsonphil@farol.co.uk

 

 

JCB Greenshields

Greenshields JCB Limited is one of the World’s largest dealers of JCB construction and industrial equipment covering the SE of England from our Farnham HQ and 6 other Depots. Our success has been achieved by delivering a high quality service at all times. We sell machines and parts to a wide range of small and major customers and maintain machines through an active Service Department.

Vacancy: Workshop Engineers

Applications are welcome from experienced/qualified engineers who wish to work as part of a successful team, as well as being able to work under their own initiative. A positive can-do attitude is essential with main dealer experience being a definite advantage.

Vacancy: Sales Executives

We are seeking to recruit experienced sales executives to sell the JCB compact range of equipment. This includes: Micro, Mini and Midi excavators, Vibromax compaction equipment, Skid steer and compact tracked loaders. You will also sell Thwaites site dumpers. The role requires the successful candidate to have a good knowledge of compact equipment and to understand the requirements of the customers. Experience in the sale of capital construction equipment is essential.

In return we offer a competitive package, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, training and genuine long term career prospects.

If you are interested in one of the above challenges, please send your CV and covering letter, stating your current salary to:

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

Sandra Oliver, Group Human Resource Manager Greenshields JCB Limited, Gravel Hill Road Alice Holt, Farnham, Surrey GU10 4LG or email soliver@gjcb.co.uk

Telephone: 07826 937591

www.greenshieldsjcb.com

 

 

 

Promac Solutions Ltd

Vacancy: Field Based Service Engineer

We wish to recruit a self motivated and enthusiastic field based service engineer to work on our Doosan, Bobcat, Solmec, Rubble Master, Montabert and Ausa range of construction equipment for our South East Area.

The successful candidate will work closely as part of our busy service team. The main duties of the role will be to carry out servicing and repairs to our product ranges and you will possess hydraulic, electrical and laptop diagnostic skills.

Ideally you will be apprentice trained, you will also posses an NVQ level 3 in contractors plant or equivalent. Experience in heavy mobile plant is also preferable though product training will be provided as part of the role.

A competitive salary will be offered, along with overtime, a tool allowance and sick pay.

To apply please email your CV to;
matt.cleave@promac-solutions.co.uk

 

 

Mawsley Machinery

 

Vacancy: Area Sales Manager / Service Engineers

Construction Equipment Sales

Mawsley Machinery is a Plant Equipment Dealer and we are expanding our operation to the Herts, Bucks and Middlesex area. We will be looking to recruit staff to operate from this location and invite applications for the following roles:

Area Sales Manager

To represent our portfolio of leading manufactures from the Construction Industry.

Service Engineers

Field based with knowledge of construction machinery. This is a chance to get involved at the start of our expansion plans and we are looking for people who want to grow and prosper with our business.

For a confidential chat about these roles or to apply please contact: Ian Wright on 07836 504639 or email ian.wright@mawsley.com