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The Town of Paignton in the County of Devon

The town of Paignton is located within the county of Devon.   Paignton is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Torbay (B) council.  Paignton has 2 train stations called Paignton Rail Station (PGN) and Torquay Rail Station (TQY).

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Map of the town of Paignton in Devon

map showing Paignton

List of Streets in Paignton

Train Stations in Paignton

Paignton Rail Station (PGN)
Torquay Rail Station (TQY)

Churches and Places of Worship in Paignton

St. John the Baptist
Paignton Spiritualist Church
Chelston Methodist Church
St Georges Church
Gerston Chapel
Paignton Methodist Church
Saint Andrew's Church
Church of St. George & St. Mary
Sacred Heart and St. Teresa
Saint Boniface Community Church and Hall
Southfield Methodist Church
Paignton Baptist Church
Great Parks Chapel
Goodrington Methodist Church
St. Matthew's Church
Saint Andrews Church
Holy Angels
St. Peters

Roman Catholic Churches in Paignton

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay in Paignton

Hotels

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Posted: 17/10/2018

Salary: £20000 - £23500/annum per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Graduate Design Engineer – Mechanical Manufacturing
Devon
Mechanical Engineering Graduate required for a leading manufacturer based in Paignton, Devon as a Design Engineer. The Graduate Design Engineer will design and develop innovative and commercially competitive engineering products.
As the Graduate Design Engineer will be proficient using Solidworks / AutoCAD, and you’ll also have a mechanical engineering qualification or be apprentice trained. You could be a fresh graduate or be a Design Engineer with a year or two of experience.

Day to day duties for the Graduate Design Engineer:

* The role will be varied including, research, creating concepts and prototypes, testing & development and providing support to the production process.
* The production of and maintenance of technical documentation as required, including CAD drawings, costing data, design calculations, bills of materials, technical specifications, etc
* Design and develop new products using Solidworks
* Project manage from initial concept through to completion
* Design and develop modifications to existing products

Requirements for the Graduate Design Engineer:

* Either an Engineering graduate or a Design Engineer with experience.
* Technical qualification, ideally apprentice trained, HNC, HND or Degree qualified in engineering – Mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, automotive engineering, manufacturing & production engineering or similar
* Excellent working knowledge Solidworks and AutoCAD.

Package:

* £20,000 - £24,000
* Free parking on site
* Pension + 28 days holiday

WR Engineering & Manufacturing are the #1 recruitment partner for engineering sales jobs and manufacturing jobs. We recruit for permanent and contract jobs UK wide.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
Posted: 17/10/2018

Salary: £12.00 - £14.00/hour per Hour

Posted: 17/10/2018

Salary: £8.75 - £9.87/hour per Hour

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Customer Assistant - 11-20 hours - Paignton

The variety and pace that comes with every shift as a Customer Assistant at Lidl needs dedication and flexibility. Our stores are open Monday to Sunday so you'll need to be able to work weekdays or weekends. You'll put in a shift as part of the team to check and unpack deliveries, work on the tills, stock our shelves and, most importantly, help our customers. We'll train you to be multi-skilled in the many different areas of the store and show you what it takes to keep a store running smoothly - and once you're up to speed you'll be a vital part of ensuring every shift runs like clockwork.
Please note that as part of your application you will be asked to complete an online exercise, designed to provide us with a more in-depth understanding of you and your potential as a member of our team. Should you be successful at this stage you will then be invited for a face to face interview. We look forward to receiving your application.

What will you do?

•Delivery arrived? You'll start unpacking the stock.
•Queue at the tills? You'll jump on a spare one to help.
•Notice a spillage? You'll get the mop.
•Customer can't find the apples? You'll leave what you're doing to show them the way.
•Bakery items popular today? You'll get some more cooking in the oven.
•Fruit and vegetables looking fresh? You'll carry out regular quality checks

What will you need?

•Some knowledge or experience of working in a fast-paced environment
•The flexibility to start an early shift at 5am or finish a late shift at 11pm
•The ability to react positively to changing priorities
•The initiative to identify tasks that need to be completed
•The drive to work hard and contribute to the success of your store
•A friendly communication style with your team and customers.

What do we offer?
You will be well-rewarded for your work at Lidl. Not only will you be part of a secure, growing business, we'll make sure you have quality training and progression opportunities if you want to develop a career with us. As well as your competitive hourly rate, starting from £8.75 with the ability to earn up to £9.87 (*dependent on experience), you will also get 30 days' holiday (pro-rata), a pension scheme, discount on our products and corporate discounts on holidays, days out, cinema tickets and plenty more
Posted: 16/10/2018

Salary: £18000 - £19000/annum per Annum

Posted: 16/10/2018

Salary: £7.83/hour per Hour

Posted: 15/10/2018

Salary: per

Posted: 15/10/2018

Salary: £14 - £16/hour per Hour

Salary: £7.20 - £7.90/hour per Hour

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Technology is transforming the world in extraordinary ways. If you’re passionate about the latest innovations, and about discovering how products can make a real difference to customers’ lives, then you can be part of shaping that transformation here at Dixons Carphone.
 
Working as a Sales Consultant in one of our Carphone Warehouse stores (known as Customer Consultant within the business), you’ll help our customers with whatever they need, asking questions and taking them through our products and services until they have what’s right for them.
 
We want you to be able to give customers the best possible advice. So we’ll make sure you get early exposure to tomorrow’s technology and will give you brilliant training to help you stay ahead of the game. The fact that we’re completely impartial and independent means you’ll be free to find customers things they genuinely want and need.
 
Expect lots of support and encouragement while you’re here. You’ll be working alongside people who love what they do and enjoy sharing their enthusiasm with everyone around them. You’ll also have limitless opportunities to explore – whether that means building up new areas of expertise or taking your career in a different direction, potentially even with another brand in the wider Dixons Carphone group.
 
You’ll also enjoy one of the best and broadest benefits packages in retail, which includes great discounts and even birthday surprises.
 
So what are we looking for from you? Like us, you’ll put the customer first, always. Also like us, you’ll be happy embracing all kinds of change. Things move fast in our business – and you have to have the resilience and adaptability to keep moving forward with them.
 
Above all, you have to share our passion for achieving amazing things – for our customers, colleagues and ourselves.
 
Bring your passion, make amazing happen.
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Salary: £7.20 - £7.90/hour per Hour

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Technology is transforming the world in extraordinary ways. If you’re passionate about the latest innovations, and about discovering how products can make a real difference to customers’ lives, then you can be part of shaping that transformation here at Dixons Carphone.
 
Working as a Sales Consultant in one of our Carphone Warehouse stores (known as Customer Consultant within the business), you’ll help our customers with whatever they need, asking questions and taking them through our products and services until they have what’s right for them.
 
We want you to be able to give customers the best possible advice. So we’ll make sure you get early exposure to tomorrow’s technology and will give you brilliant training to help you stay ahead of the game. The fact that we’re completely impartial and independent means you’ll be free to find customers things they genuinely want and need.
 
Expect lots of support and encouragement while you’re here. You’ll be working alongside people who love what they do and enjoy sharing their enthusiasm with everyone around them. You’ll also have limitless opportunities to explore – whether that means building up new areas of expertise or taking your career in a different direction, potentially even with another brand in the wider Dixons Carphone group.
 
So what are we looking for from you? Like us, you’ll put the customer first, always. Also like us, you’ll be happy embracing all kinds of change. Things move fast in our business – and you have to have the resilience and adaptability to keep moving forward with them.
 
Above all, you have to share our passion for achieving amazing things – for our customers, colleagues and ourselves.
 
Bring your passion, make amazing happen.
Follow Dixons Carphone on LinkedIn, and also on Twitter @jobsatDC
Posted: 12/10/2018

Salary: £14507/annum + Benefits per Annum

Category: Property Services

Job Role: Visiting Development Manager (Ref 2148)

Location: Paignton, Devon

Salary: £14,507.73

Job Sector: Retirement - Independent Living

Hours: Monday - Friday; 9.00am-3.00pm (30 hours per week)

As Visiting Development Manager, you will contribute to our vision of being the leading residential property manager, as recognised by others by:

Ensuring there’s a welcoming, friendly and courteous environment within the development
Making sure the building is well maintained and safe
Being exceptionally organised to stay on top of all the admin that comes with alongside communicating with the customers about upcoming changes, events or works

The Visiting Development Manager reports directly into the Area Manager.

About You

You will currently be working within or have experience of a customer service environment and have a passion for providing an exceptional level of customer service at all times, ideally in a face to face environment.

Warm and friendly communication comes naturally to you, and you are able to resolve issues and any complaints effectively to the customers complete satisfaction quickly and efficiently.

You have experience of challenging and/or emergency situations and always remain calm and take the necessary actions with a high standard of professionalism. Health and safety is of great importance to you, and you have experience of performing daily checks and keeping accurate records to ensure everything is kept on track.

You are self-motivated and pro-active, you enjoy working independently but also enjoy having other supportive colleagues you can build relationships with at regular team meetings.

You are IT savvy and are confident in using laptops / tablets and are fluent in the different MS packages.

Your ideal role will be a varied one, where you’re not stuck behind a desk all day; You enjoy working with people and helping to make a difference to enhance their lifestyle on a day to day basis.

About Us

FirstPort is the largest and most experienced residential property manager in the UK, employing more than 3,000 colleagues dedicated to looking after peoples’ home.

Great property management is about more than just bricks and mortar. We recognise and value the contribution our people make to our business and we are committed to ensuring they are skilled and equipped to do the best job they can and that they have the opportunity to realise their full potential.

Our Values set out the commitments we have made to deliver excellent service and they inform the relationships that we have with customers and clients. They shape our culture and are used in measuring and rewarding performance.

Main Responsibilities

Maintain a high profile around the development / office, ensure our residents are checked within our requirements.
In the event of an emergency, call the appropriate response team or authorities.
Carry out daily checks ensuring the building is safe and secure, keeping all communal areas, gardens and grounds clean and maintained through effective management of contractors.
Be responsible for all works being completed, raising orders, managing contractors, monitoring progress and signing off completion.
Encourage and support the formation of a Residents Association, and work with them to enhance the customer experience for residents.
Help build a sense of community by encouraging and supporting a Social Committee to plan and run social events for all residents.
Build and maintain links with residents family members, local authorities; Doctors, Social Workers, Health Authority etc as required and appropriate.
Maintain records in line with internal procedures, ensure all data is protected and kept secure at all times.
Assist in the sale and re-sale of property via estate agents, make new residents feel welcome and help them settle in; where possible being present to welcome them.
Work across your local peer team of Development Managers for advice and day to day support and travel to team / company meetings on a monthly / annual basis

Our Values

Friendly – We look out for people’s best interests, and show them we care by dealing with them in a warm and friendly manner.

Inventive – We’re creative and resourceful. We strive to improve what we do and how we do it, so we can provide the best ideas and solutions to look after people, their homes and communities.

Respectful – We listen, consult and take on-board people’s opinions and needs. We understand the importance of the home and community in people’s lives, and act with respect at all times.

Skilled – We’ve the qualifications, experience and take great pride in our work to consistently deliver the highest standards and value for money. We’re informed, and we’re always building on that knowledge to constantly improve our quality of service.

Trustworthy – We’re always professional, reliable, open and honest. People can depend on us to keep our promises and follow through on our commitments.

The Benefits

Our customers deserve the best and the same applies to our people. We’ll support you with all of the technology, training and support that you need to do your job well. We offer competitive salaries and a range of benefit packages. In addition to the core benefits, we also offer a range of exclusive discounts on extra benefits to help you and your family make the most of your money, safeguard your future and look after your health.

Diversity

We’re committed to promoting diversity at FirstPort and recruit on merit. We will consider applications from job share applicants.

Ready to Apply?

Click the below apply button to start your application for this role. We will ask you to upload your CV and answer a few questions. You may also be asked to complete verbal and numerical reasoning tests online.

If you meet the criteria for the role we’ll be in touch to arrange a short telephone interview and our shortlist of candidates will be invited to attend interviews with the hiring manager and up to three other key stakeholders