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Manufacturing Engineer

Posted on: August 8, 2022

Location: Mere

Salary: £Up to £30,000 per annum DOE

Category: EngineeringMaintenanceManufacturing

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re searching for a Maintenance Engineer to join a successful manufacturing company in Mere, Wiltshire.

You’ll be joining the team with essential CNC experience. We’re looking for a motivated person with an excellent work ethic, good attention to detail and a team player.

This role is being offered at 44 hours per week (Mon – Fri), with occasional weekends. Hours of work are 7:00am to 4:45 pm (early finish 3:45 on Fridays).

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Anna a call on 01747 825568.

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Manufacturing Supervisor

Posted on: August 8, 2022

Location: Mere

Salary: £Up to £26,000 per annum DOE

Category: ManagerialManufacturing

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re searching for a Manufacturing Supervisor to join a successful manufacturing company in Mere, Wiltshire.

You’ll be joining the manufacturing team to supervise all aspects of work carried out and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

For this role, you must have good level of supervisory skills and experience. We’re looking for a motivated person with an excellent work ethic, good attention to detail and a team player.

This position is offered at 39 hours per week (Mon – Fri) 8:00am to 4:45pm (early finish Friday at 3.45pm).

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Anna a call on 01747 825568.

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Groundsperson & Caretaker

Posted on: July 29, 2022

Location: Shaftesbury

Salary: £20,493 - £23,080 per annum DOE

Category: Grounds & Garden MaintenanceMaintenance

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re recruiting for a Groundsperson & Caretaker to join a well-established education setting near Shaftesbury, Dorset.

Your role is to undertake grounds maintenance and care taking at the setting, under the supervision of the Estate Manager and Chief Operating Officer.  To carry out a range of duties to contribute to the security, safety, and maintenance of the premises, under the supervision of the Estate Manager.

For this role, the following qualities, qualifications and experience are essential: –

–           Experience of working in an education setting

–           Previous experience with Health & Safety procedures

–           Previous experience with site maintenance and site supervision

–           Demonstrable basic knowledge of grounds maintenance type duties.

–           Clean full driving licence

–           Able to respond to Health & Safety Hazards

–           Able to identify and respond to problems arising

–           Able to maintain the strictest confidentiality and integrity at all times.

–           Highly organised and efficient and able to work to tight deadlines, often under pressure.

–           Able work under your own initiative

–           Ability to work as part of a diverse team.

–           Able to promote the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people across the Company

–           Ability to inspire confidence and trust in others

–           Ability to influence others’ practice positively

–           Promoting the ethos and values of the setting to all stakeholders

–           Commitment to maintaining confidentiality

–           Commitment to safeguarding and equality

–           Pro-active, enthusiastic, resilient, and positive with an open mind to change

–           Flexible approach

Hours of work for this position are Monday to Friday 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Katherine a call on 01747 825568.

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Maintenance Engineer

Posted on: July 27, 2022

Location: Mere

Salary: £25,000-30,000 per annum DOE

Category: EngineeringMaintenance

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join the team of a successful international manufacturing company near Mere in Wiltshire.

As a Maintenance Engineer you will provide support for machine component design, machinery repairs and improvements.

Key skills and experience needed for this role include mechanical engineering, welding, understanding of technical drawings and design, CNC machines and precise measuring instruments. You must have excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a multi-skilled environment.

In return you will receive full training, and work for a company that values their staff and has amazing on-site facilities such as on-site gym and discounted staff meals. There is 23 days holiday, life insurance cover, maternity and paternity pay scheme, and a long service scheme, plus staff product discounts and events. Training and development are high on the agenda with this employer, and you will be given access to courses, information, and support in your job development.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply now or call Anna on 01747 825568.

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Customer Service Executive

Posted on: July 27, 2022

Location: SP3/ Near Hindon

Salary: £22,000 per annum

Category: AdministrationCustomer ServiceOffice

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

If you’re passionate about customer service, have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build great relationships then this Customer Service Executive position could be your dream role!

We love that the work environment is exciting, fun and friendly with team lunches, visits to head office and staff events that are not to be missed! Its also such a fun industry to be part of and you’ll be at the forefront, talking to customers and discovering the latest trends.

As Customer Service Executive, you’ll be providing telephone and email support to your customers. You will be processing orders, dealing with any queries and working closely with other teams to ensure customer orders are delivered on time in full. While dealing with customers you will build relationships to further develop sales opportunities.

To be successful in this role you will have great communication, good attention to detail, and be a team player. Strong data entry and computer user skills are essential! We’re looking for a special person who is highly motivated and full of energy! Previous experience is beneficial but being able to demonstrate a passion for customer service is most important.

You will receive a competitive salary and bonus scheme, contributory pension and be part of a generous staff discount scheme. The purpose build offices and warehouse is located just off the A303 and minutes from the A350 so is a convenient drive from Salisbury, Shaftesbury and Warminster directions.

The company is rapidly growing so now is a fantastic time to jump on board and be part of their exciting future!

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give the team a call on 01747 825568.

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Assistant Manager

Posted on: July 25, 2022

Location: Castle Cary

Salary: £25,000-28,000 per annum DOE

Category: Customer ServiceManagerialOffice

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re searching for an Assistant Manager to join a well-established company near Castle Cary, Somerset.

You’ll be joining the office team as Assistant Manager, to resolve escalated customer complaints/queries in accordance with company procedures and standards. You will be responsible for monitoring and reporting of department performance.

As an experienced leader you will have excellent communication skills and the ability to motivate and encourage a high-performance team.

You will demonstrate resilience in a demanding and fast-paced environment and be results driven, while maintaining a high level of professionalism and excellent customer service.

You will possess strong people skills with the ability to develop individuals and manage performance.

You will be confident working to defined SOPs, ensuring accuracy and adherence to company and regulatory standards.

You will be skilled at:

  • Communication (verbal and written)
  • Administration and accurate data entry
  • Problem solving
  • General attention to detail
  • Numeracy and IT
  • Working effectively in a fast-paced environment

Hours of work for this position are Monday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, on a permanent basis.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Katherine a call on 01747 825568.

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Vehicle Technician

Posted on: July 25, 2022

Location: Weston-super-Mare, Yeovil, Dorchester, Taunton

Salary: £Salary per annum DOE

Category: AutomotiveOtherTechnical

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We have a fantastic opportunities for Vehicle Technicians to join a busy modern dealership at their sites in Weston-super-Mare, Taunton, Yeovil and Dorchester.

We’re searching for qualified Technicians who have a passion for automotive technology. You’ll need to have good communications skills to explain technical information to colleagues and customers and be a good team player.

For this role you will need a minimum of 3 years’ experience with relevant qualifications (IMI/City & Guilds or equivalent). You should be a MOT tester or be able to work towards becoming a MOT tester.

In return, there is a bonus scheme, enhanced annual leave package and life assurance. You’ll be working for a well-respected dealership where there are training and career development opportunities.

Are you the right person for this job? Get in touch today to explore this excellent career opportunity.

 

 

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Email: enquiries@octopuspersonnel.co.uk

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Housekeeper

Posted on: July 25, 2022

Location: Near Shaftesbury

Salary: £9.90 per hour

Category: Cleaning

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We are searching for a Housekeeper for our client, working at locations between Shaftesbury and Warminster.

This is a physical role working Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm.

As a Housekeeper you will provide day-to-day support for all aspects of the housekeeping function, hygienically cleaning areas to a high standard and maintaining a safe and well-tended appearance. You will perform laundry duties, including washing and ironing and keeping the laundry room stocked up, clean and tidy. You will also vacuum, clean floors, dust and clean surfaces, clean bathrooms, and remove waste. You will practice safe systems of working, and act in a professional and courteous manner always, contributing to and supporting the team.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Anna a call on 01747 825568.

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Project Assistant

Posted on: July 19, 2022

Location: Near Mere

Salary: £23,000-25,000 per annum DOE

Category: AdministrationProjects

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We are searching for a Project Assistant to join a well-established design and manufacturing company close to Mere in Wiltshire. This is a permanent position in a lovely village, close to the amenities of Mere and Gillingham and just off the A303.

You will be joining a growing project team, supporting the Project Managers in their administration needs, helping to promote an organised and efficient department. Your responsibilities will include responding to customer queries, completing timesheets for work orders, processing release paperwork for deliveries and recording commercial invoices. You will be part of the order process from raising quotes, processing sales orders, and managing work orders for the project managers. You will communicate between customers, and the project, purchasing and stores teams, managing any queries to create a seamless process.

We are looking for a motivated person with an excellent work ethic, good attention to detail and a team player. To be considered for this role, you will need relevant experience and be familiar with Sage 200 and MRP systems. Strong all round I.T skills are necessary for this role.

This role would suit those who can adapt to follow rigorous procedures and strive for accuracy in every aspect of their work.

Hours of work for this position are Monday to Friday with flexible working hours on a permanent basis. In return, you will work in a fantastic innovative company that will help develop your skills and experience. You will receive 25 days holiday and medical insurance.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Katherine a call on 01747 825568.

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Customer Service Advisor

Posted on: July 18, 2022

Location: Dorchester/ Taunton / Yeovil

Salary: £22,654 (£30,000 OTE) per annum

Category: Customer Service

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We are searching for a Customer Service Advisor for a successful modern car dealership with sites in Taunton, Yeovil, and Dorchester.

Our client provides a fabulous working environment where fresh ideas and intuition are welcomed.

You will be a key person for all customer interactions in the busy Aftersales Department. As Customer Service Advisor you will help with all service telephone, email, and walk-in enquiries. You will liaise between the customer and the service department, ensuring effective communication through the service and repairs process, including booking in work, providing progress updates, and gaining authorisation for additional work. You will consistently provide a high level of expertise in aftersales customer retention, using the tools provided by the business, to ensure customer loyalty.

We are looking for a strong individual with exceptional communication and customer care skills. Able to think on your feet, you will need to be a real ‘people person’ and ideally will currently be working in a customer facing role, potentially in the retail sector. Previous experience of working in the automotive sector is not essential.

The successful candidate for this role will be someone looking to grow with a business and can demonstrate energy and enthusiasm in the workplace. Additionally, you will need to hold a valid driving licence.

In return, there is a targeted bonus scheme to reach an annual salary of up to £30,000 OTE, generous holiday allowance and motor benefits such as discounted MOT and service costs and a car purchase scheme!

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Katherine a call on 01747 825568.

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Assembly Engineer

Posted on: July 6, 2022

Location: Near Mere

Salary: £26,000-29,000 per annum DOE

Category: EngineeringTechnical

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We’re looking for an Assembly Engineer to join an innovative design and manufacturing company in Zeals, Wiltshire. This is a permanent position with a great salary in a lovely village, close to the amenities of Mere and Gillingham and just off the A303.

 

Working within the production team, you’ll be working to drawings to produce parts and assemblies for customer orders. You’ll need to complete assigned work and associated documentation to ISO 9001:2015 standards, setting up and operating equipment and understanding build manuals and specifications.

 

For this role you’ll need a working knowledge within a manufacturing/assembly environment and be able to read and understand technical literature and drawings. You will also need soldering experience and a working knowledge of electrical assembly.

 

This role is an excellent opportunity to advance your career with a successful UK manufacturer. 25 days holiday + bank holidays, and medical insurance for employees.

 

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or give Katherine a call on 01747 825568. 

 

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Warehouse Operative

Posted on: July 4, 2022

Location: Near Hindon

Salary: £24,480 per annum

Category: Warehouse

Job Type: Full TimePermanent

We are looking for a Warehouse Operative to join a market-leading distribution company near Hindon.

You will be working as part of a friendly team to ensure the accurate and timely dispatch of customer orders each day. Tasks include picking, packing, loading, and unloading goods and palletising goods ready for the delivery team.

The successful candidate will be a team player and be able to demonstrate a great attitude whilst working in a busy environment. You will need to be physically fit and able to adapt to a variety of warehouse duties.

Hours are 1pm to 10pm, Monday to Thursday and 8am to 5pm on Fridays . The modern premises are purpose built and staff enjoy staff discount and staff events and activities. You will also benefit from team bonus, life assurance, 25 days holiday, and pension scheme.

There is free staff parking on site and there are excellent transport links just off the A303 and close to the A350. The site is located less than 20 minutes from Shaftesbury and Warminster directions.

Are you the right person for this job? Apply here or get in touch with Anna on 01747 825568.

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