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The Town of Poole in the County of Dorset

The coastal town of Poole is located within the county of Dorset.  In 2014 the population of Poole was 154,718.  Poole is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by Poole (B) council.  Poole has 4 train stations called Hamworthy Rail Station (HAM), Poole Rail Station (POO), Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station (PKS) and Branksome Rail Station (BSM).

Map of the town of Poole in Dorset

map showing Poole

List of Streets in Poole

Train Stations in Poole

Hamworthy Rail Station (HAM)Poole Rail Station (POO)
Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station (PKS)Branksome Rail Station (BSM)

Churches and Places of Worship in Poole

Saint James Church
St John's Parish Church
St Michael
St. Joseph's and St. Walburga's Catholic Church
Saint Mary's, Longfleet
St Aldhelm
Kingdom hall
St Pauls
United reformed Church
Dorset Islamic Cultural Association.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Poole

Our Lady of FatimaPooleBH12 3PB
St Anthony of PaduaBroadstoneBH18 8ER

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


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Latest Jobs in

Salary: £18000 - £21000/annum Training per Annum

Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: £30350 - £32750/annum Bonus, pension, training per Annum

Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: £9 - £10/hour per Hour

Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: per

Category: Engineering

Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer looking for a more challenging role which will require you to come up with your own innovative designs?
Are you in a role where you feel you are limited to drafting and detailing and want to take the lead in the design of a new products and work with the production team to overcome obstacles as it is manufactured?

KDC are searching for a Design Engineer for a very exciting and engaging role. We are working closely with a global client who are renowned for their innovative products. You will be focussed on the design of all-new electro-mechanical machinery and sub-assemblies and actively generating brand new products and IP.

This opportunity will give the chance to advance your career with an abundance of opportunity to progress and join a well-rewarded family, achieving a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. This company prides itself in employing ingenious engineers to work in a fast paced environment, so we are looking for Mechanical Design Engineers who are delivery focused.

You will get the opportunity to use your Mechanical Engineering skills gained at University on your degree course or through a HND at College. You will be able to utilise your 2D and 3D CAD skills gained across one of the major packages. On top of this we are looking for someone who has experience in a machine design or manufacturing environment, and someone who is able to use their own initiative to solve problems that arise during manufacture or out on a customer's site.

You will develop your skills in producing concepts and then develop these into full detailed designs. You will work closely with the production team as your product becomes a reality and is eventually delivered to the client.

To find out more, click apply

Salary: per

Category: Customer Services

Brazilian Portuguese / English Customer Service Agent

Short description

Are you a character that enjoys dealing with people? Are you looking for a challenging position where you can develop your skills and experience? This might be the job for your next exciting adventure!

We have an immediate opportunity for Customer Support Advisers with fluent written and spoken Brazilian Portuguese/English language skills to join our client in Poole. You will join a dynamic team, who plays an important role on the company’s functions, and be a part of a multi cultured global organisation.

With a UK workforce of around 700 employees, providing more than 20 different languages, every month, our client helps millions of people stay connected by providing Business Process Outsourcing solutions to many of the world’s leading and most prestigious mobile operators and manufacturers.

What you'll be doing

* Provide customer support via multiple touch points – Chat and email
• Accurately log customer and product information into the system
• Proactively develop skills and knowledge through effective use of systems
• Understanding customer care and apply to all customer touch points
• Maintain a high standard in personal KPI targets as defined
• Resolve end customer issues ensuring the customer is satisfied and that the issue is resolved in an efficient manner
• Knowledge proactively shared with the business and your team captured in a formal manner

What we’re looking for

* Proven experience of delivering customer excellence like experience within hospitality, retail or any other Customer Service position.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Brazilian Portuguese/English language
• Analytic thinker with problem solving skills
• Comfortable with technology and able to profit from new opportunities
• Ability to self-manage

Additional Information

Working hours will be 5pm-2am or/and 10pm-6am either on a rotational pattern or on permanent shift

Overtime is paid on 1.5 rates.

37 Hours per week on a rota basis, working 1 in 3 weekends

5 out of 7 days to be worked per week
Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: £28875 - £32000/annum per Annum

Category: Construction


A client of mine currently has a great opportunity for a qualified Electrician to join our Property Care Team to work in the Poole Area. As a qualified electrician you'll complete Electrical repairs and maintenance packages to housing associations, local authorities, schools and private landlords within occupied and void properties.

Responsibility's and Key Duties
All aspects of electrical installation works of both 230v and 400v in domestic situations
Diagnose and repair faults and complete final tests
Chase out and form holes as necessary to accommodate wiring and box fittings and further make good by render or plaster to an acceptable standard.
Test and inspect IEE Wiring regulations
Test portable and fixed appliances for electrical safety
Act as an onsite team leader leading junior staff

Essential Skills and Qualifications

You'll need to hold a City and Guilds 236 (parts 1, 2 & 3), City & Guilds NVQ Level 2 & 3 Electrical Installations, 2382 (17th Edition) and 2391 or 2392 or 2394/2395 (inspection and testing) and have demonstrable experience in Electrical works. A current CSCS card is also desirable.

Experience of working in the construction trade, ideally in and around occupied properties is essential along with a good understanding of Health and Safety practices.

You'll be IT literate with the ability to use mobile technology such as iPad or PDA with a passion for delivering excellent customer service.

This is a full time role, working 40 Hours per week, with the opportunity to supplement your salary through call out and overtime when required. A van, tool allowance, iPad, uniform and PPE will also be provided along with great benefits including 25 days paid holiday and a £450 flexible benefit pot.

Due to the requirement to travel within this role, you must hold a full and current driving licence that is acceptable to our insurers and have the ability to drive a company van.

To apply for this position please email an updated version of your CV or call me on 02392322318

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: £30000/annum per Annum

Category: Construction

We are looking for a Construction Co-ordinator to join one of the contract teams with our client based in Poole.

The role will be to oversee the Construction element of the team. The successful candidate will own and manage the successful delivery of all on site operations, dealing with the confirmation of the order to the final account. The successful candidate needs to be a highly effective communicator, with all members of the contract team and clients, to ensure that all works are carried out within program and on budget, focusing on Health and Safety, quality and all the company core values. You must be able to co-ordinate with the drawing and technical members of the contract team and client to ensure that drawings are being issued and approved on time.

Some of the key areas of responsibility:

Co-ordinate with the drawing and technical members of the contract team and client to ensure that drawings are being issued and approved on time. Managing communication of information so that delivery required dates can be achieved
Undertake pre start meetings with clients to ensure they understand what they have bought from SMD and that they fully understand their duties to enable SMD to successfully deliver our package on time, safely and to the highest of standards
Oversee the coordination of the effective deployment of employed and subcontract resources as required on contracts, ensuring that we are delivering on time and within our contract budgets
Manage and effectively communicate contract programs and labour and plant resources required with the client and the logistics manager
Ensure that all company policies, procedures and best practice are always being followed on sites by all SMD employees and sub-contractors working on allocated contracts
Manage and effectively communicate any site changes, variations or site charges with the client and relevant members of the contract team

Essential Skills

Ability to identify and define problems, collate data, establish facts and propose and implement solutions
An overview of construction industry contract law
Ability to organize, manage and motivate small groups of site operatives
Knowledge and understanding of construction H&S, especially working at height, hot works and manual handling

Tickets / Cards / Qualifications

HND / HNC or NVQ level 5 (Construction Management)
GCSE Grade A-C (English and Maths)
Relevant CSCS Certification
SMSTS Certification
FASET Inspectors course
Basic First Aid

IPAF – MEWPS for managers

Annual Pay Review
Training and Development opportunities
28 days holiday per year (including Bank Holidays)
Company Private Medical Insurance option
Training and Skills Development opportunities
Employee Reward Scheme
Free hot drinks and fresh fruit daily

The role is due to start as soon as possible, and the salary on offer is £30,000 per annum.

If you would like to apply for this position, please call Workstream's Bicester head office on (Apply online only) (Monday-Friday, 08:00-17:30) or click on the Apply link.

Workstream welcomes job applications from all suitably qualified candidates. We regret, however, that we are unable to offer employment to anyone without documented proof of their right to live and work in the EU/EEA

Salary: £34000 - £35000/annum overtime + benefits per Annum

Category: Engineering

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (Manufacturing)

£34’000 - £35’000 + Overtime + Excellent Benefits

Poole, Dorset (Commutable from: Weymouth, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Dorset)

Are you a mechanical maintenance engineer from a manufacturing/industrial background looking to work for a leading manufacturing company in a shifts based role offering specialist training and plenty of overtime?

On offer is a chance to work for a multi-million-pound turnover group who will invest in your development and will provide a platform for you to progress your career.

The company have several sites across the UK and are a well-respected firm within their industry. You will be joining their highly skilled engineering team where you will work on reactive and planned maintenance to all equipment on site.

This is a shifts based position working 12 hour days and nights. There is also an opportunity to further increase your earnings through overtime/shift cover.

This role would suit a mechanical maintenance engineer who has experience working in a manufacturing/industrial environment and is looking for a shifts based role with training and overtime.

The Role:
- Mechanical maintenance engineer
- Working on machinery breakdowns, planned maintenance and continuous improvement work
-12 hour shifts days/nights

The Person:
- Mechanical maintenance engineer
- Experience working within a manufacturing/industrial environment
- Looking for a shifts role with overtime and a chance to work for a global company

Mechanical maintenance engineer, mechanical, conveyors, manufacturing, industrial, engineer, engineering, Poole, Weymouth, Bournemouth, Dorset

Reference Number: RTR73795

To apply for this role or for to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now".

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
Posted: 19/10/2018

Salary: £36000 - £37000/annum Training + Progression per Annum

Salary: £36000 - £38000/annum OTE£44000 + Training per Annum

Category: Engineering

Maintenance Engineer (4 On 4 Off)


£36,000 - £38,000 + OTE£44,000 + Overtime + Training + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

Excellent opportunity to join an industry leading company in a role with plenty of training opportunities as the company look to develop you long term.

On offer is a varied and challenging position with the chance to increase your earnings through ample overtime.

This company specialise in the manufacture of products that are supplied into different industries across the UK. They have continued to grow and expand as a business, with the Poole branch receiving significant investment in order to expand their services. This growth has created room for a Maintenance Engineer to join the team.

In this role you will work a 4 on 4 off shift pattern, carrying out planned preventative maintenance and breakdown repair on all manufacturing machinery and plant equipment. You will be responsible for all PPM, repair, fault finding and installation on site.

This is a fantastic chance to join a business that will offer you training, stability and the chance to increase your earnings through overtime.

The Role:
*4 on 4 off shift pattern
*PPM and breakdown repair.
*Electrical and mechanical maintenance
*Overtime available.

The Person:
*Have an Engineering qualification
*Manufacturing or production background
*Previous maintenance experience
*Live commutable to Poole

Reference Number: RTR74047

electrical, mechanical, manufacturing, maintenance, engineering, breakdown, service, electrical maintenance, production, technician, fault finding, welding, PPM, instillation, repair, service, commissioning, controls, instruments, Bournemouth, Wimborne Minster, Ringwood, Verwood, Christchurch, Blandford Forum, Ferndown, Broadstone, Dorchester

To apply for this role or for to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Alastair Kingdon 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