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The City of Preston in the County of Lancashire

The city of Preston is located within the county of Lancashire.  In 2014 the population of Preston was 97,886.  Preston is situated in the North West region of the UK and is governed by Preston District (B) council.  Preston has a train station called Preston Rail Station (PRE).

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Map of the city of Preston in Lancashire

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List of Streets in Preston

Train Stations in Preston

Preston Rail Station (PRE)

Churches and Places of Worship in Preston

Saint Matthew's Mission
Seventh-Day Adventist Church
James Gardner Christian Spiritualist Church
Minster Church of St. John the Evangelist
First Church Of Christ
The Parish Church of Saint George the Martyr
Central Methodist Church
Preston City Mission
Fishergate Baptist Church
Wycliffe Memorial Evangelical Church
Sacred Heart Church
Maahadus Shuhada Mosque.Mosque
Masjid-e-Quba.Mosque
Hanfi Sunni Muslim Circle Raza Mosque.Mosque
Jamia Masjid.Mosque
Madina Masjid.Mosque
Masjed Quba.Mosque
Masjid Bilal.Mosque
Masjid Saliheen.Mosque
Masjid-e-Aqsa.Mosque
Masjid-e-Falah.Mosque
Quwwatul Islam Masjid.Mosque
Gujarat Hindu SocietyHindu Temple
Swaminarayana Hindu MissionHindu Temple
Gujarat Hindu SocietyHindu Temple
Swaminarayana Hindu MissionHindu Temple
Al Huda Preston.Mosque
Gujrati Sunni Muslim Society Masjid-e-Noor.Mosque
Al-Ansaar Welfare and Education.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Preston

St TeresaPrestonPR1 0DS
St Thomas of Canterbury and the English MartyrsPrestonPR1 1NA
St IgnatiusPrestonPR1 1TT
St WilfridPrestonPR1 3JJ
St JosephPrestonPR1 5UY
St Gregory the GreatPrestonPR1 6HQ
St Mary MagdalenPrestonPR1 9XS
Sacred HeartPrestonPR2 1DU
St Peter and PaulPrestonPR2 1PP
Shrine Church of St WalburgePrestonPR2 2QE
The Blessed SacramentPrestonPR2 6LX
St Maria GorettiPrestonPR2 6SJ

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

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Posted: 19/08/2018

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Category: Hospitality/Hotel

Brief overview

• Build a career with a leading hotel, spa or salon
• Gain an internationally recognised qualification
• Follow your dream into an industry you love
• Become qualified in as little as 12 weeks

Full description

We are working with a number of the UK’s most respected hotels, salons and spas to help provide beauty enthusiasts with the best possible start to their career in wellbeing. We are providing industry leading courses to people who are dedicated to becoming qualified beauty therapists, and once they have successfully completed the course, ensuring they are given guaranteed interviews with our partners, along with dedicated support in gaining employment.

As part of the course you will be working towards the ITEC Level 3 diploma in beauty therapy and then given the opportunity to interview for companies such as Macdonald Hotels, Nuffield Health, Decléor and Bannatyne Spa. You will receive unlimited support throughout the course, as well as on completion with becoming employed.

The course will cover:

• Body Massage: learn the different massage mediums and how these are applied to the unique needs of your clients
• Indian Head Massage: learn how to indulge clients with the massage technique that concentrates on the head, face, neck and shoulders
• Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils: develop your skills in massage therapy with the use of aromatherapy oils
• Manicure Treatments: care for client’s hands and nails through exfoliation, massage and painting
• Pedicure Treatments: tend to client’s feet and nails through exfoliation, massage and painting
• Hair Removal with Wax: learn a variety of waxing procedures, including methods for hot and cold wax
• Facial Skincare: learn to offer facial massage, use of face masks, cleaning and exfoliation for individual clients
• Eyelash and Eyebrow: develop the skills needed for tending client’s eyebrows and eyelashes
• Microdermabrasion: learn an important treatment with the use of crystals to exfoliate the face and revive the skin
• Client Care and Communication in Beauty Related Industries: advance your skills in professional relationship development to ensure you provide the highest standards in customer care
• Monitor and Maintain Health & Safety Practice in the Salon: learn about hygiene, health & safety and maintaining a safe work environment

Make the world a bit more fabulous by becoming a beauty therapist.
CLICK APPLY to find out more and take a step closer to a career you were made for. We will contact you to answer any questions you may have
Posted: 19/08/2018

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Category: Electronics

Medical Field Service Engineer

-X-ray Imaging Systems-

Excellent Salary + Bonus + Overtime (OTE £40K) + Car + Excellent benefits package including Bonus, Healthcare, Contributory Pension Scheme and Full and Comprehensive Manufacturers based Product Training

* An excellent opportunity for Electronic Service Engineers from a wide range of electronic high value capital equipment sectors, including medical, laboratory, print press, ex Armed Forces Weapons Systems or Radar Technicians and other electronic based service engineers from other industries, to join a market leader in sophisticated medical imaging systems offering full and comprehensive product training *

North West

The Company - Medical Field Service Engineer, X-ray Medical Imaging Systems

My client is a leader in healthcare, and is one of the largest medical equipment and medical device systems providers in the world. This organisations impressive portfolio of products and fully integrated medical systems incorporates all aspects of the healthcare equipment sector, and includes medical imaging diagnostics, nuclear medicine, critical care and anaesthesia delivery, healthcare informatics, molecular imaging and patient monitoring systems. Offering 'best in class' solutions across a wide range of equipment modalities, their success is based upon a commitment to world leading manufacturing facilities, outstanding product innovation, excellent customer care and the recruitment and development of good people.

The Roles - Medical Field Service Engineer, X-ray Medical Imaging Systems

Following expansion, they seek to recruit a customer focused and technically motivated Medical Field Service Engineer, responsible for the service, repair, breakdown and maintenance of their range of highly advanced X-ray Medical Imaging Systems at hospital and healthcare centres throughout the North West.

Your Background - Medical Field Service Engineer, X-ray Medical Imaging Systems

To be considered for this exciting role, you must be able to demonstrate a strong background working in a field service or technical support role, gained within a high value electronic capital equipment environment. You should be qualified to a minimum ONC or HNC level or above in electronics or another relevant technical discipline. Applications are encouraged from field service engineers from a wide range of electronic sectors, including medical device, medical imaging, nuclear medicine, laboratory device, print press, semi-conductor, ex Forces (Radar / Weapons Systems and Biomedical Engineers), industrial / commercial imaging or areas of electronic manufacturing. You must have impeccable customer service skills and have the ability to remain confident in customer facing environments.

The Benefits - Medical Field Service Engineer, X-ray Medical Imaging Systems

In return, the successful applicant will benefit from first class product training, recognised by the industry, which will run on an ongoing basis as new products are introduced. A generous remuneration package is also guaranteed, including competitive salary, company car or car allowance, healthcare, contributory pension scheme, phone and laptop, along with the opportunity to progress your career within a market-leading organisation.

This vacancy is being advertised by TRS Consulting (UK) Limited. The services advertised by TRS Consulting (UK) Limited are those of an employment agency and / or employment business
Posted: 19/08/2018

Salary: £19000 - £23000/annum per Annum

Salary: £24000 - £48000/annum OTE uncapped per Annum

Category: Sales

Hong Kong Based Events & Sponsorship Firm working across all major industry sectors globally.

New initiative to expand into key new markets in Europe, Middle East & Africa.

Full Overseas Relocation Package including Flights + Accommodation + Medical Care + Commission + Benefits

Job Description, Sales Executive Role:

Our client is expanding into several new markets and is looking to attract new business from key corporations wishing to expand into the Asia Pacific Region. The position is demanding and requires candidates with a certain degree of flair who are both driven and committed.

You will work Monday to Friday as required and be located full time in Hong Kong.

• B2B Sales Executive position targeting Europe, Middle East & Africa
• Winning new business at Senior Decision maker level
• Building strong relationships and enhancing the company’s reputation to facilitate ongoing business and up-selling opportunities
• High Energy, Fast Paced, Competitive Environment

Job Requirements, Sales Executive Role:

• Telesales & Sales Executives from backgrounds such as Brokering (Forex Brokers, Energy Brokers, Commodities Brokers) , Advertising sales, Lead generation, Account management and BDM positions will be considered with the exception of retail.
• Ideal Candidates will be commercially minded with the ability to work to the companies exacting standards.
• Display the highest levels of customer commitment and ethical standards at all times.
• Strong Negotiation and Closing Skills are a must
• Must be able to work in a fast paced target driven environment.
• You will uphold the highest level of customer service at all times in a seasoned professional manner.
• Be natural at building rapport, fact finding and conversing at a high level
• Business Standard English Essential.
• A willingness to complete the companies intensive, world class training & development program

Job Offer, Sales Executive Role:

• Excellent Sales Training and Mentoring Program
• Ongoing Support
• Relocation Package including accommodation and travel arrangements
• Competitive Remuneration, with an OTE of $80K uncapped, in the first year.

This is a hugely exciting opportunity for the right candidates with an opportunity to experience a new culture, achieve exceptional earning potential whilst going through a comprehensive and ongoing training program that will help you attain an unprecedented level of sales ability.

Please ensure that you meet the above criteria and if so kindly call or submit your CV to us today to be considered for the role
Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £23000 - £26000/annum per Annum

Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £35000 - £40000/annum £35k - 40k per year + Car per Annum

Category: Sales

Area Sales Manager

Are you currently an Area Sales Manager? Join a progressive, forward-thinking Plant, Access and Tool Hire company with an exciting range of quality products and a fantastic reputation. With planned investment and growth forecasted from (Apply online only) already plus potential acquisitions in the pipeline, this really could be ideal for you.

Role
As an Area Sales Manager, you will be responsible for driving sales of all plant and Tool Hire products to the construction industry and public sector. This is purely a sales role not sitting back and managing accounts. An entrepreneurial flair, ambition to succeed and not taking no for an answer will be key components for the successful candidate.

Company
A market leading, blue-chip Plant and Tool Hire company

To be successful as an Area Sales Manager you will need:

Previous experience as a Sales Executive / Key Account Manager/ Business Development Manager or Field Sales representative in a Plant Hire or Tool Hire environment selling to the construction industry.
• A proven track record of winning new profitable business within the Plant & Tool hire industry.
• A high level of motivation, determination and a passion for success
• The ability to deal with any queries or arising issues to meet customer’s expectations.
• A high level of communicative skills both verbally and written

Benefits for the Area Sales Manager
A basic salary of £35,000 - £40,000 with an excellent Bonus Scheme
Pension
Company Car, Fuel Card
Home / Field Based
No weekends

Salary: £15719/annum holidays per Annum

Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £25000 - £35000/annum Salary is dependant on experience per Annum

Category: Construction

Geo- Environmental Engineer.

Location : Preston

Salary £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Geo-Environmental Consultancy within a highly regarded, long established, specialist Ground Investigation group of companies with offices nationwide.

We are looking for an ambitious Geo-Environmental Engineer to join our
Consultancy team based in Preston. We are an independent company within a group specialising in site investigation, environmental and geotechnical consultancy on a wide range of projects.

The successful candidate would ideally have:
 B.Sc. / M.Sc. in an Environmental or Geotechnical related subject.
 Approximately 2 - 7 years experience in contaminated land and geo-environmental investigations and technical report writing on sites in the UK.
 A strong technical background on environmental and geotechnical assessment and design, remediation and validation of contaminated land.
 Technical Report writing experience of Phase 1, 2, 3 and 4 stages of investigation.
 Knowledge of generic and site specific risk assessments, CLEA and other risk models, groundwater contamination, DQRA assessments, landfill gas risk assessments, remediation techniques, waste soil classification, validation etc.
 Experience and understanding of current UK legislation for contaminated land.
 Experience of Flood Risk Assessments.
 Geotechnical knowledge, particularly with regard to foundation assessment.
 Experience of logging soils to BS5930/Eurocode 7.
 Full UK drivers licence.

The main responsibilities of the successful candidate would be:
 Producing Technical Reports: Phase 1 Desk Studies, Phase 2 Intrusive Geo-Environmental Reports, Phase 3 Remediation Statements, Phase 4 Validation Reports on a wide range of projects.
 Providing geo-environmental expertise and advice to the Group’s area offices on a wide range of projects.
 Liaising with and providing geo-environmental consultancy advice to Clients.
 Liaising with Contaminated Land Officers, Environment Agency etc.
 Designing investigation and remediation schemes.
 Validation of remediation schemes.
 Peer review of external reports.

The client is a highly respected company within the industry, looking to expand in size and the services they offer and this position would provide an excellent opportunity for you to progress in your career.

If you would like further information or wish to apply please contact SEDR Recruitment