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Current Vacancies

Please find below details of our latest job opportunities. If you have any questions regarding any of the roles, then please call our Human Resources Department on 01900 68211.



CLASS 1 DRIVER (with Crane Experience)

 LOCATION: Rowlands Gill, GATESHEAD, Tyne & Wear

COMPANY: Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited,  A subsidiary of Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Limited

 

We are seeking to recruit a permanent, full time Class 1 Driver (with crane experience) to work out of our site based at Rowlands Gill, GATESHEAD, Tyne & Wear

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company working in the manufacturing of specialist concrete block products.

We require enthusiastic applicants who enjoy working as part of a team.  

  • Hours of work:  Basic 39hrs. Other hours depending on work load
  • Salary: competitive hourly rate
  • Holiday entitlement : 21 days + bank holidays

Apply by sending full up to date CV to hr@thomasarmstrong.co.uk   

 

Please note only those selected for interview will be contacted due to the number of CV’s expected.

 

Closing date:  Friday 23 April 2021






PLANT/PRODUCTION OPERATIVE

LOCATION: Flusco, Penrith, Cumbria

COMPANY: Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited, A subsidiary of Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Limited

 

We are seeking to recruit a Plant / Production Operative to work at our Flusco Site near Penrith, Cumbria.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company working in the manufacturing block and block paving industry.

Work includes operating in a busy production facility and working on a production line to ensure the timely and efficient manufacture of product.

 

Main duties include: Production Operative/ Fork Lift Truck / Labourer

 

Hours of work: 6am – 2pm and 2pm - 10pm (shift pattern under alternate weeks)

You will be required to work overtime as and when necessary during busy times.

 

In return, we offer a competitive rate of pay plus shift allowance.

 

We require enthusiastic applicants who enjoy working in a manufacturing environment, working as part of a team. 

 

Some mechanical background experience would be advantageous, but not essential. Full training will be provided – but we do need reliable, committed, hardworking candidates.

 

All CV’s to be emailed to: hr@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 23rd April 2021

 




CIVILS ESTIMATOR

LOCATION: Flimby, Cumbria

COMPANY: Thomas Armstrong (Construction) Limited, A subsidiary of Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Limited

 

We are seeking to recruit a permanent, full time, Civils Estimator to join our team at Head Office, Flimby.

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established and highly respected company working within the Construction Industry.

 

The suitable candidate will require a good understanding of Construction Techniques, Tender Processes, working from drawings/detailed specifications and the ability to work to strict deadlines.

 

In return we can offer a competitive salary (negotiable, depending on experience) plus an attractive company pension and car allowance package.

 

Current CV plus a covering letter to:  hr@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

 

Closing date for applications : Friday 16 April 2021




 


SALES ESTIMATOR 

LOCATION: Uttoxeter, Staffordshire

COMPANY: ACP (Concrete) Ltd, A subsidiary of Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Limited

 

ACP (Concrete) Ltd, part of the Thomas Armstrong Group, is a specialist pre-stressed and pre-cast concrete products manufacturer in the UK. The Thomas Armstrong Group have continually grown and developed as a business since 1830. We believe the key to this success is ensuring that the very best standards of quality and high levels of customer service are at the forefront of our business.

We are currently looking for a dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic person to join our small specialist team based at Uttoxeter Business Park in Uttoxeter. 

Reporting directly to the Sales Manager, the Sales Estimator will be a key collaborator for new and existing relationships for estimating, bidding and bespoke products providing an advanced manufacturing solution that delivers high-quality and cost-effective products.

As Sales Estimator you will be responsible for analysing leads and ensuring there is a full understanding of the customer requirements.

 

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Creation of accurate and timely quotes;
  • Communicate with the client to clarify any points that are not clear;
  • Build and cost the quote (on the in-house configurator system);
  • Send the quote to the customer by email;
  • Record all relevant information in the company system and set up follow ups;
  • Follow up the quote at regular intervals by phone or email to ensure the deal is closed and won in a timely manner;
  • Undertake any revisions and changes as per the customer request;
  • Prepare final order confirmation and send to customer for approval;
  • Discuss with the customer payment options and agree the best way forward;
  • Care for the customer and the enquiry through from receiving the lead to order;
  • Liaise with our designers and factory for manufacture.

 

Skills, attributes and qualifications:

  • Good telephone manner and professional approach to customers;
  • Good written/administration skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • An basic understanding of estimation tools and techniques (i.e. the processes of estimating resources, durations and costs);
  • Technically minded – desirable;
  • Experience in interacting with customers in a sales/estimating environment;
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written;
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills;
  • Commercially aware;
  • Some sort of CAD training or experience – desirable;
  • Full driving licence.

 

Salary & Benefits

  • Full time working hours (08.30 – 17.00 Monday to Thursday, Friday 08.30 – 16.30)
  • Competitive salary (dependent upon experience, skills and knowledge)
  • Attractive Company Pension Scheme
  • 26 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays


This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company working within the manufacturing and supply of specialist concrete block products.


If you would like to be considered for this role, please provide full CV and covering letter to:    hr@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

Application deadline: Friday 9 April 2021




PLANT/PRODUCTION OPERATIVE

LOCATION:  Cross Green, Leeds

COMPANY: Thomas Armstrong (Concrete Blocks) Limited, A subsidiary of Thomas Armstrong (Holdings) Limited

We are seeking to recruit a Plant / Production Operative to work at our Knowsthorpe Gate site, Cross Green.

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company working in the manufacturing block and block paving industry.

 

Work includes operating in a busy production facility and working on a production line to ensure the timely and efficient manufacture of product.

Main duties include: Production Operative/ Fork Lift Truck / Labourer

 

Hours of work: Mon – Fri 5am – 3pm and 2.45pm – 11.45pm (shift pattern under alternate weeks)

You will be required to work overtime as and when necessary during busy times.

 

In return, we offer a competitive rate of pay plus shift allowance.

 

We require enthusiastic applicants who enjoy working in a manufacturing environment, working as part of a team. 

 

Some mechanical background experience would be advantageous, but not essential. Full training will be provided – but we do need reliable, committed, hardworking candidates.

 

All CV’s to be emailed to: hr@thomasarmstrong.co.uk

 

Closing date: Thursday 8th April 2021




   

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