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The Town of Shaftesbury in the County of Dorset

The town of Shaftesbury is located on the border of Dorset and Wiltshire.   Shaftesbury is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by North Dorset District council.

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Posted: 16/01/2019

Salary: £7.83 - £10.25/hour free on-site parking per Hour

Posted: 16/01/2019

Salary: £30000 - £33000/annum £30k-£33k + comm + benefits per Annum

Category: Leisure/Tourism

We are seeking an experienced South America Sales Specialist to join a leading and forward thinking travel company due to remarkable growth. This tour operator offers exhilarating trips across the globe and with its pronominal reviews and excellent reputation, this is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and dynamic tour operator. If you are passionate about South America and travelled to the likes of the Galapagos, Ecuador and Peru and very sales driven this is the role for you.

Your career begins here, duties include:

* Selling & creating tailor-made itineraries across South America and personalising them to fit within each individual client’s needs.

* Assist with the marketing team to blogging and social media

* Building the South America programme

* Booking a wide range of holiday types including tours, safari’s honeymoons, family holidays, trekking, adventure, walking & much more exciting products.

* Using your South America product knowledge and advise travellers.

* Book and liaise with hotels, suppliers and airlines.

* Booking tours, flights, airport lounges, accommodation plus many more travel extras.

* Delight the customer from start to finish.

* Offering a cutting edge customer service.

* Account managing clients from start to finish.

Essential Requirements:

* Must have good knowledge of South America

* Sales driven – ability to convert enquiries into a sale and earn generous commission

* Experience in selling & arranging trips to South America from a travel agent or tour operator

* Some knowledge of Tanzania would be ideal but not essential

* Meticulous attention to detail

* Excellent communication skills


* Varied job role – sales & marketing

* Very generous commission – double your salary!

* Career progression

* Sociable & flexible working hours

* Opportunity to work from home a few days a week – not immediately, in the future

* Pension

* Travel perks

* FAM trips – increase product knowledge

* Opportunity to work for a forward thinking and dynamic tour operator, within a friendly team in state of the art offices in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

* Plus many more.

Please include a travel profile outlining all the places you have visited within South America. Give your travel career a boost and apply today
Posted: 14/01/2019

Salary: £60000 - £65000/annum + Car allowance + possible relocatio per Annum

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

My Client is a well-established Chilled Food Manufacturer who supplies to all of the major retailers and are based in the beautiful county of Dorset. They are now seeking an experienced Technical Manager who will be responsible for defining the Technical Strategy at the site and managing a Quality Manager and Hygiene Manager at the site. This role will be the Quality and Food Safety champion for the site, and will ensure that relationships are developed with suppliers, retailers and internally, and will be integral in developing the Food Safety and Quality systems ensuring they are compliant with retailer codes of practice and relevant 3rd party standards

The role of the Technical Manager will involve:

Working with all departments on product and process improvement,

Managing specific process technology projects,

Identifying opportunities,

Solving day to day process problems and delivering solutions for continuous business improvement.

Technical Manager Essential Knowledge / Skills:
Relevant Technical Management experience within the food industry.

Experience working with Retailers

Extensive practical experience of BRC accreditation, HACCP implementation, facilitation of customer audits and quality system management.

Degree qualification in food science or equivalent

Excellent people management & communication skills.

A recognised Food hygiene qualification.

In return the successful Technical Manager will be offered a very competitive Salary + Car Allowance + Benefits associated with working for an established manufacturer. There is possible relocation assistance associated with the role also

Commutable from Shepton Mallet, Salisbury, Frome, Warminster, Yeovil, Wincanton, Blandford Forum and surrounding areas

Key words – Technical Manager, Technical Services Manager, Technical Team Manager, Quality Manager, QA Manager, Quality Assurance Manager
Posted: 14/01/2019

Salary: £8.33 - £11.75/hour Free parking, overtime availbale per Hour

Posted: 09/01/2019

Salary: per

Category: Construction

Working Mechanical Foreman - Permanent - Commercial projects - Hampshire

A major mechanical and electrical contractor based in Ringwood, Hampshire are actively recruiting for an experienced Working Mechanical Foreman. They offer a comprehensive electrical and mechanical installation service across many sectors including Education, Health, Defence, Residential and Commercial / Industrial.

They specialise in providing a professional and efficient service for the complete spectrum of building engineering systems comprising: mechanical services, heating ventilation, air conditioning, lighting, power, fire alarms, security systems, data, lightning protection and all other mechanical and electrical requirements.

As the Working Mechanical Foreman you will ensure that the project runs safely to programme with resources installing to the correct Specification and quality standards, ensuring forward thinking and planning of work areas and materials being available with focus on the labour control and eliminating waste.

Successful applicants will have the following qualifications and experience:
· Experience with all aspects of new build Commercial and high-rise, residential plumbing and heating including 1st and 2nd fix, testing and finals.
· Applicants must have SSSTS and a gold CSCS card as a minimum.
· Time served apprentice or relevant mechanical qualifications
· Good people management and motivational skills.
· The ability to work under pressure to meet set deadlines.
· The ability to plan ahead, co-ordinate and prioritise workloads.
· Control of mechanical labour.

This position offers a fantastic career path for the right candidate, for more information about this role or keen on a new opportunity within the Building Services sector, please contact Adam Brown on (phone number removed) or (phone number removed) or

Salary: £25000 - £35000/annum per Annum

Category: IT

Web Developer, PHP, WordPress, JavaScript, HTML

Part Remote Working. Free Spotify. 4pm Friday Finish. Great Prospects

An exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic Web Developer to join a fast growing and successful full service digital marketing agency based in rural Dorset. They work with both high end luxury brands and commercial industries to create excellently designed and results focused websites.

They are now looking to take on board new Web Developers due to increased growth in the business.

The company offers remote working, flexible hours a friendly and flexible culture and the opportunity to be part of an exciting and growing business.

Company Benefits

* Offer a remote work environment for Part of the week once established in the position.
* 22 days holiday + bank holidays
* Pension Scheme.
* Birthdays off as standard.
* Free spotify account for all employees.
* 4pm Friday finish.

Role Requirements

* At least 2 years experience in a similar role.
* Expert in PHP and WordPress.
* Strong knowledge of e-commerce knowledge.
* Able to lead web development projects from start to finish.
* Great collaboration skills with our designers and developers.
* Confident in leading technical discussions in client meetings.

The office is friendly and has relaxed but professional working environment.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a great Web Developer to join a great company with a strong growth rate.

To be considered for this opportunity please send your CV for immediate consideration
Posted: 03/01/2019

Salary: £28000 - £35000/annum VEHICLE, MOBILE PHONE, GENEROUS HO per Annum

Salary: per

Posted: 02/01/2019

Salary: £9.50 - £9.70/hour per Hour

Category: Distribution


We are currently looking for experienced LGV 2 Driver to work for our well known waste client in Shaftesbury, Dorset.

Your duties will include driving the LGV 2 Refuse vehicle throughout set routes, working within a team of 3 including 2 refuse loaders.

This is a Temporary to permanent.

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 6am (may vary)

You will be required to work bank holidays.

Immediate start is available following a drivers assessment. Full training is given, although Refuse driving experience will be a distinct advantage.

Due to the nature of the company, we will require to obtain 2 years referencing.

Salary: hourly rate £9.50 which will increase to £9.70 after 12 weeks

For this role you are required to have;

A good written and spoken understanding of English
Be flexible and Reliable
Hold a full LGV2 UK Licence
Have a Digi Tacho and full CPC
Have driven HGV2 Vehicles in the UK within the last 1 year
Have your own transport

If you are interested in the above position, do not delay and call Chloe or Sonja TODAY!

To apply for this position and for more information please either email your CV to Amy Walter at City Centre Recruitment or register your CV via our website for an immediate interview and start at this LGV 2 Refuse Driver Job in Shaftesbury, Dorset.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.

City Centre Recruitment are acting as an employment business in relation to this LGV 2 Refuse Driver Job in Shaftesbury, Dorset
Posted: 31/12/2018

Salary: £37500 - £38500/annum + Benefits per Annum