Search for a Town or Village

The Town of Alton in the County of Hampshire

The town of Alton is located within the county of Hampshire.   Alton is situated in the South East region of the UK and is governed by East Hampshire District council.  Alton has a train station called Alton Rail Station (AON).

Postcode Sectors within Alton

Map of the town of Alton in Hampshire

map showing Alton

List of Streets in Alton

Train Stations in Alton

Alton Rail Station (AON)

Churches and Places of Worship in Alton

Alton Methodist Church

Roman Catholic Churches in Alton

St MaryAltonGU34 1DN

Share the Love - How would you describe Alton?

Latest Jobs in
Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £8 - £8.50/hour per Hour

Salary: £21000 - £24000/annum TBC per Annum

Category: Engineering

Working within the special operations team to ensure that production is achieved in an efficient and effective manner constantly remembering how your actions will have a positive effect on the customer; whilst adhering to all H&S requirements. Day to day tasks include; • Unloading deliveries, mainly by forklift, receipting paperwork accurately.
• Out in the yard you would use a 3.5 ton tele truck JCB tele truck as well as a combi lift side loader occasionally
• Picking and preparing equipment for dispatch to orders - shrink wrapping, banding and labelling correctly
• Cleaning and carrying out minor repair works to damaged items
• Loading trucks by forklift for delivers, including company trucks and external transport companies. Collaborating with the transport team to organise loading vehicles
• Being flexible as to when trucks are loaded/ unloaded, which will sometimes mean starting early or finishing later
• Regularly keeping warehouse and yard swept and tidy.
• Some basic fitting work required.
• Assisting with regular stock checking.
• Complying with the companies health & safety requirements, which includes using a lone worker tag when working at remote yard
• Working in a team, promoting good team attitude.
• Working closely with the warehouse team to top up stocks from your yard to the other depots
Competencies and qualifications needed; Oral Communication – Level 2 NVQ
Adaptability/Change – Level 2 NVQ
Planning & Organisation – Level 2 NVQ
Team working – Level 2 NVQ
Hours - 7am to 5pm (some flexibility required - Overtime is paid @ time and a half)

Salary: £35000 - £42000/annum car per Annum

Category: IT

IT Security Consultant is required to join a growing and progressive IT Infrastructure reseller from their head office based in Alton.

The role of an IT Security Consultant will predominately involve working with the design and implementation of IT Security systems and the associated systems to my clients growing customer base. You will be implementing systems from inception at hardware build/VMware installation stage through to configuration and subsequent integration into customer infrastructure.

You will:

* Design and implement complex IT security projects into a wide variety of organisations
* Carry out security/design reviews on existing deployments of technology in our focus areas. Making recommendations and driving these recommendations to resolve outstanding issues.
* Produce accurate and effective documentation to industry standards.
* Be responsible for the ownership of customer issues and progress to resolution or escalation.
* Adhere to relevant change control processes.
* Develop strong customer relationships to drive further engagement.
* Act as point of escalation internally and offer mentoring to junior staff.
* Likely to be travelling 30-40% of your time

The ideal candidate for this IT Security Consultant role will have an in-depth level of knowledge of IT Security products and hands on experience of their installation, configuration and deployment. Furthermore you will have excellent communication skills as you will be expected to travel to customer site and be customer facing.

You will have experience within:

* Bluecoat WSS / SWG
* Encryption technologies (disk encryption, secure email)
* Email hygiene and email infrastructure (SMTP, MX, SPAM etc)
* Endpoint security solutions
* VMWare Infrastructure administration
* Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and 2013 installation and support experience
* Active Directory/LDAP administration
* Networking Skills (routing/firewalls/switching)
* Microsoft SQL Server implementation, configuration and support experience

The role may also require the ability to mentor and develop other members of the team and may include overseeing a number of projects carried out by other vendors or service providers.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company that would be able to offer a competitive salary, good benefits package and a choice of either a car allowance or company car to the right individual along with future career opportunities
Posted: 16/08/2018

Salary: per

Posted: 16/08/2018

Salary: £22000 - £28000/annum Full Training + Progression per Annum

Category: Engineering

Alton, Hampshire

£22,000-£28,000 + Training + Progression

Excellent opportunity for a Graduate Engineer with design knowledge or experience, looking to kick-start their career in a varied role where you will run projects from start to finish within a variety of industries.

Do you have experience using any 3D CAD package? Are you looking for a varied role that will involve using hands on engineering, design skills and project management?

This specialist company design and manufacture high end products into a variety of sectors, including oil and gas, marine, off-shore, nuclear, rail and more. They started the business in 2007 and have gone from strength to strength. Due to continued success they are looking for an ambitious individual to join the business.

In this varied role, you will work closely with Technical Sales, Design and Production to help you with the initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of projects. The projects will be in a variety of sectors such as oil and gas, marine, nuclear, rail and off-shore. In addition, you will have the ability to travel abroad to conduct site surveys on and off shore.

The successful applicant will be a College or University Engineering Graduate with previous CAD experience and must be looking for training and responsibility, as well as wanting to progress their career within a growing business.

The Role:

* Project Managing
* CAD Designs and Drawings
* Cost Estimating and Budget Planning
* Control and Completion of Project Documentation
* £22,000-£28,000 + Training + Progression

The Person:

* College or University Graduate
* Has 3D CAD design experience, Solidworks advantageous
* Strong interpersonal skills and looking for further training
* Ideally live local to Alton, or be in commutable distance

Graduate Engineer, Mechanical Design, Mechanical, Filtration, Niche, 3D drawing, 3D modelling, Design Engineer, Projects, Project Engineer, HNC, Degree, Oil and Gas, Marine, Nuclear, Solidworks, Drawing, Alton, Basingstoke, Farnham, Aldershot, Winchester, Reading, Bracknell, Farnborough, Hampshire.

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: 16/08/2018

Salary: £25000 - £30000/annum per Annum

Salary: per

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

The MEL Group are family run, with a realistic goal to be a 100 million a year business. We are a total engineering solution provider to the global aerospace and defence market and to industry in general.

We are looking for a Fabricator/Sheet Metal Worker Team Leader to join the team at Arrowsmith Engineering, part of The MEL Group in Medstead, Hampshire.

The role will involve working within the workshop, carrying out development and small batch quantity manufacture of aircraft ground equipment within The MEL group alongside skilled fabricators and machinists.

The successful candidate will be required to take full responsibility for their work, including:-

* Manufacture of aerospace and commercial parts & equipment in mild, stainless steel and aluminium up to 3mm (10swg)

* Able to read and understand engineering drawings

* Wide knowledge of workshop sheet metal equipment & measuring techniques

* Liaise with machine shop and fabrication staff to ensure products produced are to the specifications required

* Finish items to a highly professional level with tools such as grinders and polishers. Assembly of product using riveting and bolting methods

* Resolve queries and problems to the best of your ability before escalating up to next level

* Ensure minimum occurrence of errors and provide workable solutions

* Responsible for adhering to health and safety rules and procedures

* Conducting assigned tasks in a controlled and safe manner, paying respect to colleagues and equipment

* Present a positive attitude at all times, with a resilient, adaptable approach to problems

* Assist the quality department in measured performance indicators

* To manufacture product to specification achieving cost and quality objectives

* Ability to work to lofts and drawings

The successful candidate will have solid technical knowledge with meticulous attention to detail and show a methodical approach to tasks. You will have a flexible attitude and approach to your work and able to work to tight deadlines.

You will be required to work Monday to Friday 08:30am – 17:00pm with a 30-minute break.

In return you will have the support to develop and grow within an ever-expanding company, with benefits such as 22 days holiday plus bank holidays and pension scheme.

Salary will be dependent on skills and experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Posted: 16/08/2018

Salary: £24000 - £26000/annum + £5,000 OTE per Annum

Category: Administration

Working as an integral part of the renewals team within a dynamic sales department, the Renewal Specialist will provide full administrative support to key accounts and be responsible for owning the renewals lifecycle from quotation through to orders.

As the Renewals Specialist you will:

* Provide sales administration support to the renewals for the Major Accounts team.

* Own and manage the renewals operation cycle, to ensure smooth running from preparation to deal completion.

* Liaise with key stake holders on behalf of the account managers.

* Develop and maintain strong relationships to enhance and promote products and increase gross margins.

The Renewals specialist will have:

* A strong aptitude to learn with the ability to grasp technology and technical information.

* Experience of complex quoting and turning around sales orders within Set SLA time frames.

* Proven experience of building and maintaining sound relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

* High attention to detail, be methodical and process driven.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Knowledge of Excel.


* 24 days holiday (rising to 28 days with service),

* Free parking

* Great employee relations in terms of personal development plans for the team.

* Frequent team building social events.

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion
Posted: 16/08/2018

Salary: £16000 - £19000/annum per Annum

Category: Distribution

Our Client is a growing distributor within the IT sector, they are looking for a warehouse assistant to joint their growing team. The company offers a great team environment, good benefits and progression.

As the Warehouse Assistant you will:

* Some delivery driving may be required up to a 15 mile radius of Alton.

* Ensure that all PO’s are reciepted in and orders fullfilled and despatched correctly and in a timely and efficient manner.

* Ensure all documentation is filed correctly.

* To be the final checkpoint to ensure that all goods are dispatched in the most cost-effective rout whilst still meeting the clients’ expectations and objectives.

* Ensure that there are effective communication channels with other areas of the business to achieve the above.

* To ensure an effective & safe throughput of product within the warehouse environment including space allocation, unloading and loading of vehicles.

* Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time

The ideal Warehouse assistant will have:

* Good Microsoft office skills.

* A good eye for detail and analytical skills.

* Confident and have the ability to maintain and develop relationships with service providers.

* Educated to a GCSE level including Math and English grade A-C.

* Full clean driving licence.


* 5% pension Scheme

* Free Parking

* 10% Bonus

* Healthcare Package

* 24 days holiday plus bank holidays increasing with service

* Day off for your birthday

Thank you for your application however due to the high volume of candidates applying, if you have not heard back from us within 5 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion
Posted: 16/08/2018

Salary: £10/hour per Hour