Current Vacancies

Detailed below are a list of vacancies across the T H WHITE group of businesses. All vacancies need to be supported with a completed application form.

PALFINGER UK – LORRY CRANES

We are currently looking to recruit a Workshop Engineer to join our Crane Division based in Devizes, Wiltshire. The role provides effective and efficient servicing, maintenance and repair of lorry loader cranes.

The ideal candidate will be qualified to ALLMI standard, with experience of maintaining and repairing lorry loader cranes or similar products (e.g. Agriculture or General Plant equipment, Fork-lift Trucks, tail-lifts etc.). A strong working knowledge of hydraulic systems as well as H&S, LOLER & PUWER regulations are preferable.

Applicants must possess a full driving licence, be self-motivated, well organised, have a ‘can do’ attitude and good interpersonal skills. An HGV driving licence would be advantageous.

Candidates with the required experience are preferred, but applications are welcomed from candidates with the right attitude and with a willingness to learn.

We offer an attractive package including an excellent rate of pay, staff discount, pension and share incentive plan.

Contact: Paul Duke
Tel: 07702 721197
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3EA

Reporting directly to the Service Manager you will be responsible for the effective and efficient control of the service workshop activities in line with business needs.

The role will be very hands-on. You will need to be technically qualified to ALLMI standards and have experience of maintaining and repairing lorry loaders (including diagnostics), preferably with experience of Palfinger and Epsilon products.  A strong working knowledge of H&S, LOLER & PUWER regulations will be an advantage.

This will be a diverse and rewarding role and the ideal candidate will need to be self-motivated, well organized and possess good interpersonal skills. Basic computer skills and a HGV driving Licence are desirable.

Whilst experience is preferred, applications are welcomed from any candidate with the right attitude and with a willingness to learn.

Contact: Paul Duke
Tel: 07702 721197
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3EA

Reporting directly to the Service Manager you will be responsible for the effective and efficient control of the service workshop activities in line with business needs.

The role will be very hands-on. You will need to be technically qualified to ALLMI standards and have experience of maintaining and repairing lorry loaders (including diagnostics), preferably with experience of Palfinger and Epsilon products.  A strong working knowledge of H&S, LOLER & PUWER regulations will be an advantage.

This will be a diverse and rewarding role and the ideal candidate will need to be self-motivated, well organized and possess good interpersonal skills. Basic computer skills and a HGV driving Licence are desirable.

Whilst experience is preferred, applications are welcomed from any candidate with the right attitude and with a willingness to learn.

Contact: Andy Woodward

Tel: 07557 295569

Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3EA

We are currently looking to recruit an Upspec Workshop Engineer to join our expanding Crane Division based in Devizes, Wiltshire.

The purpose of this role is to provide effective and efficient Upspec and Pre-Delivery Inspections of lorry loader cranes. The ideal candidate will be qualified in general electrical and mechanical principles with an ability to manufacture bracketry and ancillary items. A strong working knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems is essential, and experience of fitting, maintaining and repairing lorry loader cranes or similar products such as agricultural or general plant equipment etc. would be advantageous.

Applicants must be self-motivated, well organised, have a ‘can do’ attitude and good interpersonal skills. Whilst candidates with the required experience are preferred, applications are welcomed from anyone with a willingness to learn.

We offer an attractive package including a competitive rate of pay, staff discount, pension and share incentive plan.

Contact: Ian Childs

Tel: 01380 733520

Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3EA

AGRICULTURE

We have opportunities for school leavers to join an eperienced team of mechanics and to qualify as a professional Agricultural Engineer at many of our Agricultural branches. Specialisting in New Holland machinery, we run a comprehensive apprenticeship scheme for school leavers between the age of 16 to 19 who are well motivated and competent in practical skills and have obtained good grades at school.

Apprenticeships are usually run for four years and incorporate block release for college study. On completion students will be qualified to National Diploma land based technology and LTA 2 Tech/3. Suggested minimum qualifications include GCSE Grade C in English, Maths and Science.

Tel: 01672 512328
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, London Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 2RN

We are currently looking to recruit an additional Sales Representative for our Case IH Agricultural business based at Stockbridge, Hampshire. This is a new role building on a significant investment in the site.  We are a successful Case IH dealer and sell the full range of products along with the Pottinger and Manitou Franchises. The role will be very hands on in building this new business and long term relationships with customers.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Understanding of machinery and farming practices
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Have the capacity to work independently
  • Be self-motivated and target driven
  • Have good strategic and planning skills
  • Possess a full, driving licence
  • Have a good understanding of IT e.g. Microsoft Word

You will become part of a highly successful, diverse business which has an excellent reputation within the agricultural industry. You will be provided with:

  • An excellent basic salary
  • A company car/vehicle
  • Non- contributory pension scheme
  • Share Incentive Plan
  • Staff Discount

 

Contact: Rob Iddeson
Tel: 07909 895502
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Windy Ridge, Salisbury Road, Houghton Down, Stockbridge Hants SO20 6JR

We require skilled Agricultural Technicians based at our Marlborough, Frome, Toddington and Knockdown branches to carry out PDI, service and repair work primarily on New Holland tractors and agricultural machinery. Applicants must be confident using laptop diagnostic methods in addition to traditional mechanical, electrical and hydraulic diagnostic techniques.

Manufacturer training will be provided to the successful applicants as required, to ensure that they are able to deliver the high level of service that our customers expect. A flexible, thorough and enthusiastic approach to work will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package.

Contact: Adrian Lovegrove
Tel:
01672 512328
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, London Road, Marlborough, Wilts SN8 2RN

We are currently seeking a technician to join our agricultural team based in Frome. The role provides service and repair of agricultural machinery within the workshop and as a mobile technician. The ideal candidate will be an experienced technician with a sound understanding of electric and hydraulic systems. You will have a ‘can do attitude’, excellent customer focus and good time management skills. A strong technical background is essential. You will also be required to carry out regular vehicle health inspections of customers’ vehicles/machinery.

We offer an attractive package including an excellent basic salary, staff discount, pension and share incentive plan.

Contact: Ray Bennett
Email: reb@thwhite.co.uk
Tel: 01373 465941
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Marston Park, Bulls Quarries Road, Frome, Somerset BA11 5BS

We currently have a vacancy for a Sales Administrator provisionally based at Frome. This position will suit an organised, determined person who has a good eye for detail and is good with figures. An understanding of our IBCOS GOLD operating system would be an advantage. Full training will be given with an extended handover period.

The role currently involves all aspects of sales administration for the Agricultural Division within T H WHITE Ltd, including:

  1. Ordering stock from suppliers, both electronically on supplier’s systems and manually. This will encompass some elements of price negotiation.
  2. Processing Sales Representatives orders
  3. Chasing orders
  4. Stock management, tracking & audit
  5. Invoicing
  6. Washout preparation
  7. Resolving queries
  8. Being part of the team and helping out in the depot.
  9. Warranty and delivery documentation

This role will be salaried with the requirements to work extended hours during busy periods and to be part of a weekend rota.

If you are interested please apply in writing to Ray Bennett, T H WHITE Limited, Marston Park, Bulls Quarries Road, Frome, Somerset BA11 5BS

We are currently seeking a Sales Representative for our Agriculture business based at Frome, Somerset.

We are a successful New Holland dealer and sell the full range of products along with a range of other highly regarded brands such as Manitou, Kuhn, McConnel, Vaderstad and Opico.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of Agricultural machinery and associated markets, with a proven track record of excellent strategic and planning skills. It is essential that you are self-motivated and target driven with the capacity to work independently as part of a highly successful, diverse business.  The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills and knowledge of IT packages such as Microsoft Word.  A full clean driving licence is also required for this role.

In addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also benefit from a non-contributory pension scheme, a company Share Incentive Plan, and staff discount. This role also provides a company car/vehicle.

Contact Ray Bennett

Tel: 01373 465941 or 07710985957

Email: reb@thwhite.co.uk

Address: TH WHITE Ltd, Marston Park, Bulls Quarries Road, Tytherington, Frome, Somerset, BA11 5BS

ENERGY, FIRE & SECURITY

Currently no vacancies

PROJECTS

We currently have a vacancy for a Design Draughtsperson based at Devizes. This position will require the successful candidate to be capable of producing a variety of drawings using AutoCAD 2D and Inventor 3D. There will also be a requirement to use Advance Steel, though training will be given if and when required.

The role currently involves all aspects of drawing preparation for the Projects Division within T H WHITE Ltd, including good quality general arrangement and assembly drawings for tendering, design and installation; detail drawings for manufacture; process flow diagrams; specification drawings; planning permission drawings and “as built” drawings as required.

Other associated documents such as Lot Lists and drawing issue sheets are prepared using Microsoft Excel and Word.

Applicants should be familiar with structural steelwork and be able to work unaided to draw up concepts for supporting machines, and providing access around them. Familiarity with the British Standards relating to machinery access will be a big help, though not necessarily a requirement for the right candidate. However, being able to prepare manufacturing details of structural steelwork and items made from steel plate is a requirement.

From time to time there will be a need for the draughtsperson to visit customers’ sites to take measurements of existing equipment and civils.

This role will be salaried with the requirement to work extended hours during busy periods.

If you are interested please apply in writing to Craig Gillespie.

Contact: Craig Gillespie
Tel: 01380 735928 ext 208
Address: T H WHITE Installation Limited, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 3EA

DAIRY

Currently no vacancies

GROUNDCARE

We are currently seeking a technician to join our Groundcare team based in Reading, Berkshire. The role provides service and repair of commercial groundcare machinery within the workshop and as a mobile engineer.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced engineer with a sound understanding of Plus One Controllers and associated diagnostics with Can Bus systems. You will have a minimum of LTA level 2 manufacturer training, tier 4 engine and diagnostics experience.  You will also have an in-depth knowledge of vehicle electrics, proven experience on hybrid technology, an understanding of the principles of grass cutting and setting up commercial and fine turf cutting units.

We offer an attractive package including an excellent basic salary, staff discount, pension and share incentive plan.

Contact: Nick Brown
Email: n.brown@thwhite.co.uk
Tel: 07887825517
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Ducks Nest Farm, Eversley Road, Arborfield, Reading, RG2 9PJ

As part of our strategy to increase sales of Ifor Williams trailers from our dedicated trailer centre we are looking for a dynamic sales person to work alongside our existing trailer specialist. The role will be office based with some time spent actively seeking new business off site, and from time to time the successful candidate will be expected to support shows and events on behalf of T H WHITE Ltd and Ifor Williams.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to interact and build relationships across a broad sector of markets including private users, equestrian, commercial, builders, councils, plant companies, local key accounts, etc.

Key criteria are:

  1. Natural sales ability and a desire to serve and solve customers’ needs
  2. A genuine passion for retail selling
  3. Highly motivated individual with a strong can-do attitude and excellent customer focus
  4. A technical background with a hands-on approach to machinery/trailers
  5. Able to work on own initiative, and also alongside our trailer centre specialist; able to interact and build strong internal relationships
  6. Preferably lives locally to our Arborfield depot
  7. Well organised with high personal standards and excellent administration and communication skills
  8. Looking for a long-term career with opportunities for development
  9. Hours are 8.00 to 5:30 Monday to Thursday, 8.00 to 5.00 on a Friday, and Saturdays 8.00 to 12.00 on a rota basis. Occasionally, when supporting shows, weekend work is required (approximately 4 weekends per year)
  10. Full, clean driving licence

Benefits include a competitive salary (negotiable) plus commission and PRP bonus; employee share scheme; pension scheme; bonus scheme; staff discount.

Contact: Tim Lane
Email: tjl@thwhite.co.uk
Tel: 01264 811260
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Ducks Nest Farm, Eversley Road, Arborfield, Reading, RG2 9PJ

We have an exciting opportunity at our Arborfield Branch near Reading for a school leaver to join an experienced team of technicians to qualify as a professional ground care machinery technician. Core customers are golf courses, local authorities and privately owned homes. Learning will be with competent and trained mechanics in a busy workshop servicing and repairing professional grass machinery, compact tractors and chippers; together with our comprehensive apprenticeship scheme for school leavers who are aged 16-18 with an interest in mechanics. Apprenticeships are usually for 4 years and incorporate block release at College. On completion students will be qualified to NVQ Level 2 and most go on to achieve Level 3 – this is the equivalent of A Level qualifications. This training route suits students who prefer a more hands-on approach to learning. Suggested Qualifications: GCSE grade C in Maths, Science and English.

Contact: Nick Brown
Tel: 07887 825517
Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Ducks Nest Farm, Eversley Road, Aborfield, Reading, Berks RG2 9PJ

We have an exciting opportunity at our Knockdown Branch near Tetbury for an Apprentice Technician. The successful candidate will join an experienced team of technicians and qualify as a professional Ground Care Machinery Technician.

Our core customers are golf courses, local authorities and privately-owned homes.

You will train with skilled mechanics in a busy workshop, servicing and repairing professional grass machinery, compact tractors and chippers. . Apprenticeships are usually for 4 years and incorporate block release at College. On completion students will be qualified to NVQ Level 2 and most go on to achieve Level 3 – this is the equivalent of A Level qualification. This training route suits students who prefer a more hands-on approach to learning. Suggested Qualifications: GCSE grade C in Maths, Science and English.

Contact: Nick Brown Tel: 07887 825517 Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Sherston Works, Knockdown Tetbury Gloucestershire, GL8 8QY.

We are looking to recruit a Workshop Foreman to lead a busy team at our Reading depot. The successful candidate will provide direction, positive management and leadership to the team and assistance (as and when necessary) to the Depot manager.

The ideal candidate will embrace and demonstrate the Company’s core values, and will have the ability to interact and build relationships with all departments and external customers. This role is key in providing a full range of Customer Service with a view to establishing Reading Groundcare as the service dealer of choice for our customers.

The Foreman will work closely with the Workshop Team to ensure the efficient, effective and productive use of staff, workshop facilities and equipment. They will also advise the team on best practice and methods of repair, determining and enforcing repair times by monitoring of work. Good housekeeping of the workshop, including reviewing risk assessments, implementation of working time regulations etc., is an essential part of this role.

As a Team Foreman, the successful candidate will also liaise with the Warranty Administrator to secure the resolution of any disputes relating to claims, and work with the Parts Team on issues affecting parts availability. The supervisory nature of this role will require you to identify training needs across the Workshop Team, conduct regular 1:1s and annual appraisals, and take reasonable care for personal and team health and safety. After appropriate training, the Foreman will also act as a site fire marshal.

This role is provided with a company vehicle. Other benefits include a competitive salary (negotiable); employee share scheme; pension scheme; bonus scheme; and staff discount.

Contact: Nick Brown Tel: 07887 825517 Address: T H WHITE Ltd, Sherston Works, Knockdown Tetbury Gloucestershire, GL8 8QY.

GROUP OFFICE

T H WHITE has successfully run a Student IT Post for a number of years; the post is aimed at a student who requires a twelve month work placement on completion of their A-Levels.

The scheme has proved to be a valuable opportunity in many respects for students: to earn some money during their gap year, to gain an insight into work processes within a medium sized company, and to develop skills and work discipline which will help them in their future careers. Some candidates have commenced a non-IT career with T H WHITE following their placement.

The range of activities which the student placement carries out is varied but the core activities are:

  • Building and installing PCs across all our sites
  • Monitoring network and data security issues
  • First line support for users of Microsoft Office and other products

The closing date for all applications is 15th May 2018.

An application form is available from the Company website: http://www.thwhite.co.uk/careers/

Contact: Peter Barker

Address: T H WHITE LTD, Nursteed Road, Devizes, Wilts SN10 3EA

Email: slr@thwhite.co.uk

Telephone: 01380 722381

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