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Current vacancies


We are looking for a “time served” Bench Joiner to join our traditional bespoke Joiners Shop based at Head Office in Flimby, Maryport.

As a qualified Bench Joiner, you will be required to work independently & within in a team on a variety of different projects within various industries.

Duties include:

  • Working on special / bespoke products such as arched or shaped windows / doors
  • Use of hand power tools; sanders, routers & saws
  • Experienced on machines such as; CNC routers, band saws etc.
  • Prepare, read & work from cutting lists
  • Always adhere to the company health & safety procedures

Due to the ever-changing priority of customer orders you will need to have a flexible approach to work and own hand tools are required.

Hourly rate of pay is up to £12.31 depending on your skills and experience as a Bench Joiner.

Hours of work are 39 per week:  08:00 - 16:30 Monday – Thursday, 08:00 – 15:30 Friday

This is a permanent position subject to completion of a 12 weeks probation period.

If you are a Bench Joiner looking for a new exciting role, please apply to: including a full CV and detailing your salary expectations.



Are you an experienced Groundworker looking for the benefits of a full time, permanent position?

Do you have at least 5 years proven experience in all aspects of groundwork?

Thomas Armstrong (Construction) Limited are looking for confident, highly motivated and hardworking operatives with a good work ethic to join our existing team.

 Ideal Candidate will:

  • Candidates must have a good knowledge of groundworks within the Construction Industry
  • 5 years’ experience of ground working as a minimum
  • Be able to work off their own initiative
  • Be punctual, hardworking and reliable
  • Be physically fit


Essential Skills and Requirements:

  • Ability to take instructions and work well as part of a small team, taking into consideration health and safety, commercial and environmental issues
  • Must have at least 5 Years+ experience in groundwork's and civils
  • Full Driving Licence - Desirable
  • CSCS Card - Essential
  • CPCS Card - Desirable
  • Street Works -Desirable
  • Excavator/Dumper Ticket – Desirable
  • CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) (Required)

Salary: Dependent on Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Please send full CV or request an application form (indicating which job you are applying) to:


3 x Mechanical Fitter(s) (Mechanical Technician/Welder) – Aintree, Liverpool - Cross Green, Leeds - Rowlands Gill, Newcastle

Basic rate £14 - £15 per hour depending on experience + Overtime (1.5X) + Holiday + Company Pension

Monday to Friday days based role, although FLEXIBILITY surrounding working hours essential.

(Overtime available and occasional weekend working).

The ideal Fitter / Technician will come from a Mechanical/Plant background with previous experience of hydraulic systems and have the ability to MIG and Arc Weld.

The work will be wide-ranging across various Plant Maintenance and bespoke Production equipment although product training will be given on this.

 The Role:

  • Mechanical Fitter / Mechanical Technician
  • Mechanical maintenance of plant equipment and production equipment
  • Using MIG welding to repair plant and/or production equipment on a reactive maintenance basis

 The Person:

  • Mechanical Fitter / Mechanical Technician with at least 2 years+ experience essential
  • L3 NVQ (or equivalent) in Plant or Machinery maintenance essential
  • MIG Welding essential
  • Positive ‘Can Do’ Attitude

 If you are interested in the above post, please email your full CV with location of interest to:

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