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The town of Okehampton is located within the county of Devon.   Okehampton is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by West Devon District (B) council.  Okehampton has a train station called Okehampton Rail Station (OKE).

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Posted: 18/10/2018

Salary: £29000 - £35000/annum + Van + OT + call out + holiday per Annum

Category: Engineering

Service and Maintenance Engineer.

We looking to recruit a Skilled Service and Maintenance Engineer to work in the South West of England covering the Devon and cornwall and ideally based within the Geographical Region of 25 Branches.

The position would suit a candidate living in or around the following or surrounding areas Taunton ,Exeter, Tiverton and Okehampton.

The successful applicant will be looking after the equipment associated with the cleaning and finishing garments and household items in stores located in High Street & Supermarkets. Full training will be given on the equipment. The ideal candidate already be a qualified engineer, ideally with electrical experience holding 16th / 17th Edition or a Refrigeration Engineer with a C&G qualification or working as a factory maintenance engineer.

The position could also suit someone currently site or factory based, who would like to the challenge try multi-site engineering.

The position would suit an Engineer with various multi disciplinary skills such as different types of electro mechanical machinery. As well as a strong Electrical / Mechanical background, experience gained in any of the following disciplines would be a further advantage, electronics, hydraulic, pneumatics, gas boilers, steam distribution, heating and refrigeration.

The company will train the right candidate on the relevant technical courses they need to service the equipment; this will include Commercial Gas and Refrigeration Courses.

Key Responsibilities

Directly responsible to the Company's Senior Engineer.

Carry out routine preventative maintenance to avoid down time.

Respond to equipment breakdowns within the agreed service times.

Take ownership of work and problems, seeing them through to successful completion

Organise own Diary & Plan day to day workload and prioritise to meet demands of business.

Carry out service visits as per schedules, including Machine and Boiler Annual Services

Carry out regular testing e.g. PAT, Ventilation checks etc

Ensure all company documentation and records are up to date and submitted to the relevant parties on time

Assist with installations, refits, and modifications, and strip outs.

Carry out minor repairs to ancillary shop equipment and fittings. ie water and shop heaters and small plumbing and electrical works.

Order spare parts within agreed limits.

Become a key member of the Regional Business Unit.

Provide telephone support to branches relating to minor equipment problems.

To display a professional image to colleagues and customers at all times.

Technical Requirement - We are flexible on the technical background of the engineer, it can be an electrical qualified person - ideally 17th Edition or refrigeration engineer or an all round factory machine maintenance engineer.

We will look at all technical maintenance engineers and full train them to the
correct level and standards. We have a full training programme set up for all new Engineers joining the maintenance team.

The company is offer a basic salary of £29000 - £30000 + Overtime (OTE approx. £35K) + a company car (Mondeo / Equivalent) + Periodic On Call Allowance + 30 days holiday rising to 33 days (inclusive of bank holidays) + Pension + Health Insurance + Mobile Phone + Life Insurance and other benefit associate with a large company.

To discuss the role in more detail, please send your CV to Phil at Adept Services via the CV Library Link or call Phil on (Apply online only) and he will give you more information on the position

Salary: £80.00 - £120/day per Day

Category: Education

Primary Teachers Urgently Needed!

Do you want the opportunity to make a difference in children's learning and development?

Are you reliable, honest and hardworking?

Are you looking for a new challenge in supportive and progressive schools?

Due to a high demand in cover we are in need of primary teachers to work in numerous primary schools in the Okehampton area.

The right primary school teacher will have the following:

• Respectful, calm and enthusiastic attitude

• Ambition to succeed

• Stimulating and exciting teaching style

At TeacherActive we have one of the largest selections of teacher jobs in the country. Our long-standing relationships with schools mean that we can find you the position that's right for you, giving you guidance and advice along the way.

Newly Qualified Teachers are also encouraged to apply.

Please submit your CV to Jess at If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Jess on (Apply online only).

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

Salary: £80.00 - £120/day per Day

Category: Education

KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher in Okehampton. Can you inspire young minds with an engaging teaching style? Are you a committed and passionate KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher? Do you hold current UK QTS?

A lovely primary school with an excellent reputation in Okehampton is seeking to appoint a KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher to start work in September. The post is initially on a week by week basis, with the potential of leading to a longer term contract for the right KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher. The Head Teacher is looking for someone with a positive attitude to teaching, an enthusiastic and nurturing approach and has high expectations of learning.

In return, the KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 teacher will have the opportunity to work with a fantastic team in a welcoming environment.

Newly Qualified Teachers are also encouraged to apply.

Applicants need to have:

* QTS with KS1 teacher / Key Stage 1 specialism

* A real desire to make a positive difference to the pupils that you work with

If you are interested in this position, please call Jess on (Apply online only) or send your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

Salary: £80.00 - £120/day per Day

Category: Education

Primary Teachers needed for supply work in Okehampton!

Are you getting tired of being a full time class teacher?

Are you spending most of your time planning and preparing lessons in your own time?

TeacherActive are offering a great opportunity for primary teachers to get away from the stress of a full time job and work on supply to suit your availability. Our long-standing relationships with schools mean that we can find you the position that's right for you, giving you guidance and advice along the way.

Our dedicated consultants have an ideal mix of skills and knowledge, coming from a background of both hands on classroom practice and extensive recruitment experience.

Successful primary supply teachers will need to have the following:

UK QTS with a minimum of 6 months’ experience
Good communication skills and good classroom management
A genuine passion for teaching and encouraging children’s learning and development
Adaptable and patient to suit children’s individual needs

For more information, contact Jess on (Apply online only) or email your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services
Posted: 16/10/2018

Salary: £80.00 - £120/day per Day

Category: Education

Calling All Primary Teachers!

Are you an experienced teacher looking to work varied hours and take holidays during term time?

Can you face challenges every day?

Due to a high demand in cover in the Okehampton area, we are looking for primary teachers to work in numerous primary schools.

The right teacher will have the following:

• UK QTS with 6 months’ experience (NQTs are encouraged to apply)

• Warm, caring and committed nature

• The ability to keep lessons creative and stimulating, and adapt to all children’s learning needs

At TeacherActive we have one of the largest selections of teacher jobs in the country. Our long-standing relationships with schools mean that we can find you the position that's right for you, giving you guidance and advice along the way.

Newly Qualified Teachers are also encouraged to apply.

Please submit your CV to Jess at . If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Jess on (Apply online only).

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

Salary: £80.00 - £120/day per Day

Category: Education

Are you a Primary Teacher looking for new opportunities?

Are you looking for a new challenge in supportive and progressive schools?

Can you inspire young minds with an engaging teaching style?

Due to a high demand in cover we are in need of primary teachers to work in numerous primary schools in Okehampton.

The successful primary teacher will have the following:

UK QTS with 6 months’ experience(NQTs are encouraged to apply)

The ability to keep lessons fun and adapted to all children’s learning needs
Great communication skills and classroom management

• Commitment, resilience and patience

At TeacherActive we have one of the largest selections of teacher jobs in the country. Our long-standing relationships with schools mean that we can find you the position that's right for you, giving you guidance and advice along the way.

Please submit your CV to Jess at . If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Jess on (Apply online only).

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

Salary: £18000 - £24000/annum per Annum

Category: Engineering

Graduate Systems Engineer (Electronics/Software)

Devon

£18,000 - £24,000 + Overtime + 25 days’ Holiday + 5% Pension

Excellent opportunity for a recent Graduate to join a progressive electronic engineering company which will offer the chance to work on interesting and exciting projects with the chance to progress your career.

The company are a well-established engineering company who are part of a multinational group who are continuing to grow and expand. They are looking for a Graduate Systems Engineer to work within their engineering team and work on a variety of projects to help their business continue to be at the forefront of their industry.

The role will be working within a progressive and close-knit engineering team, developing specialist systems for a variety of industries. You will be a key component of the team and add value to their new and existing products and applications.

The person will have recently qualified within an engineering or science disciple and have a keen interest in electronic and or software programming. You will require your own transport due to location.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a tight knit, ambitious team who are working on some exciting technology and be well looked after for your service.

The role:
*Working in Systems team
*New and existing products/technology.
*Meeting customer requirements
*Systems development

The person:
*Engineering/Science qualification
*Electronic/software knowledge
*Own transport

Keywords: Electronics, Engineer, Software, Development, Imaging, Test, Technical, C, C++, Systems, Solution, Products, Microsoft, Signal, Processing, Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality, Science, Okehampton, Holsworthy, Bradworthy, Bude, Bideford, Barnstaple, South Molton, Hatherleigh,

Reference Number: 73631a

To apply for this role or for to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Adam Hurrell at Rise Technical Recruitment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed

Salary: £25600 - £30000/annum Great company package per Annum

Posted: 08/10/2018

Salary: £8 - £8.50/hour per Hour

Posted: 05/10/2018

Salary: £18000 - £22000/annum per Annum

Category: Administration

Cathedral Appointments are seeking a bright, enthusiastic administrator to join a well-established engineering company based in Okehampton. This is an excellent opportunity for an administrator to progress their career in highly dynamic organisation who offer exciting career progression opportunities. The successful candidate will ideally have strong administrative experience.

Responsibilities:

* The role holder will be responsible for providing general administration required to effectively support the different departments and engineering team

* Liaise daily with field engineers and internal departments including Sales, Production and Administration

* Key daily reporting and system upkeep

* General house-keeping of the Engineering Facility

* Make sure all employees understand and observe health and safety rules, be aware of the safety for themselves and others to promote a safe working environment.

* Report directly to the Technical Director and provide regular updates on the Engineering department performance.

Requirements:

* A strong administration background

* Strong numerical and analytical abilities

* Good computer skills in Excel and Word as a minimum

* Be motivated, hard-working and energetic with an enthusiasm for engaging with all areas of the company

This is an excellent opportunity for an Administrator to gain early exposure to a number of different jobs within a busy engineering company and success will be rewarded with increased responsibility. Our client welcomes candidates who are looking to progress their career in a reputable, dynamic business.

Keywords: engineering, administration, admin, administrator, excel, word, numerical, analytical, graduate, Okehampton