Careers

We are currently seeking enthusiastic individuals for the following position/s. If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV:careers@surveyequipment.com


Position: Trainee Service Technician
Location: Gatwick
Type: Permanent
Hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm, Mon-Fri
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Benefits: Bonus Scheme

Due to continued growth Opti-cal are currently seeking a highly-motivated Trainee Service Technician for our Gatwick Service Centre.

The Role
The successful candidate will be assisting in the day-to-day running of our busy workshop, and will have a hands-on practical approach.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain the upkeep of the workshop
  • Assist workshop technicians when required
  • Cleaning of equipment
  • Minor equipment repairs
  • Reporting all equipment faults to senior technicians
  • Calibration of equipment including Dumpy Levels, Rotating Lasers, Pipe Lasers, etc.

Characteristics/Skills:

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Good time management and organisational skills
An understanding of Construction Lasers and Survey Equipment products would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided.

If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV to:
careers@surveyequipment.com

Position: Warehouse Operative
Location: Coalville
Type: Permanent
Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm, Mon-Fri
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Benefits: Bonus Scheme

Due to continued growth Opti-cal are currently seeking a highly-motivated Delivery Driver for our Coalville Service Centre, this role will be split between Driving and assisting in the warehouse.

The Role
The successful candidate will be assisting in the day-to-day running of our busy workshops, and have a hands-on practical approach.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Receiving goods in to the business
  • Packing goods for delivery
  • Arranging couriers
  • Stock take
  • Keeping warehouse tidy
  • General ad-hoc duties as required

Characteristics/Skills:

  • Positive and flexible attitude
  • Experience of working within similar role
If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV to:
careers@surveyequipment.com

Position: Hire Controller
Location: Coalville
Type: Permanent
Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm, Mon-Fri
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Benefits: Bonus Scheme

Due to continued growth Opti-cal are currently seeking a highly-motivated Hire Controller for our Coalville Service Centre.

The Role
The successful candidate will be responsible for taking and managing orders for either equipment hire or purchase, as well as managing the logistics of delivery and collection of instruments – either via our own team of drivers, or where necessary, via courier.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Taking and processing equipment hire and sales orders (both via phone and email)
  • Arranging delivery and collection of orders in accordance with customer requirements
  • Preparing, briefing and managing Opti-cal drivers
  • Liasing with key personnel at other service centres where required
  • Key administrative responsibilities; processing and inputting order details onto internal inspHire IT system, as well as completing all relevant paperwork (sales orders, on-hires, off-hires, stock transfers etc.)
  • Developing and maintaining detailed knowledge of hire instruments in order to provide comprehensive support to hire customers
  • General ad hoc duties as required

Characteristics/Skills:

  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Solid customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Tidy and organised
  • Knowledge of surveying and construction fundamentals/hire processes
  • Focused, self-motivating approach
If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV to:
careers@surveyequipment.com

Position: Purchasing Assistant
Location: Reading
Type: Permanent
Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm, Mon-Fri
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Benefits: Bonus Scheme

Due to continued growth Opti-cal are currently seeking a highly-motivated Purchasing Assistant for our Reading Service Centre.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Raising and placing orders with suppliers in accordance with business demands
  • Receiving of stock on to the system matching purchase orders
  • Raising any discrepancies with suppliers
  • Stock maintenance
  • Office admin, invoicing, filing etc.

Characteristics/Skills:

  • Well organised
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Friendly and polite
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills on the phone and face to face
If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV to:
careers@surveyequipment.com

Position: Marketing Assistant
Location: Reading
Type: Permanent
Hours: 8.00am - 5.00pm, Mon-Fri
Salary: Negotiable
Benefits: Bonus Scheme

Due to continued growth Opti-cal are currently seeking a highly-motivated Sales and Marketing Assistant for our Reading Service Centre.

The Role

The successful candidate will assist the Marketing Manager in all day-to-day marketing activities, as well as supporting the sales team.

Key Responsibilities Include
:

  • Copy writing for a range of campaigns
  • Planning and creating Social Media campaigns
  • Digital marketing
  • Email marketing
  • Creating content for web site
  • Updating product listings on-line
  • Data base management
  • Event organisation include exhibitions and open days

Characteristics/Skills:

  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Tidy and organised
  • Focused, self-motivating approach
  • Ability to follow instructions and work to deadlines
If you feel you possess the appropriate skills please forward your CV to:
careers@surveyequipment.com

No agencies please.

Survey Equipment Hire

Our extensive hire fleet is maintained to the highest standard, & consists of the very latest equipment available.

Please call us to discuss your specific hire requirements. Long term hire rates are negotiable.

0118 982 0500

sales@surveyequipment.com

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