Vacancies

Thetford Garden Centre is a long-established independent family business eager to move forward and develop with exciting expansion plans for the future. Business developments this year have created new job opportunities:

Garden Machinery Service Engineer

 Due to retirement we have a vacancy in our very busy Garden Machinery Department for an experienced service engineer

 Main duties to include:

To carry out service and repair work to all garden machinery as per customer requirements
To assist the Machinery Department Supervisor in the efficient running of the department, prioritising work and maintaining a safe, efficient environment
Assisting to ensure parts levels are maintained
To assist on parts/information desk and placing parts orders as required
To deliver/collect machinery from customers premises, uphold the company image and high levels of customer service
To carry out pre-delivery inspections on all new machines of varying brands
To maintain the workshop and equipment in a good clean condition

The successful candidate must possess:

A good understanding of all major brands of garden machinery
Have a practical approach to problem solving and engineering solutions
Full driving licence essential
To be prepared to attend training courses as required by equipment manufacturers
Have a flexible approach to working

Hours of work:

8.45am – 6pm Monday to Friday with the view to work some weekends to cover holidays, busy season etc. and the ability to flex up/down hours depending on workload

Please send a covering letter and CV to:
Julian Chittock
Thetford Garden Centre
Kilverstone
Thetford
Norfolk
IP24 2RL

Goods-in Supervisor

Main duties will include:

To manage the efficient running of a busy stockroom
To accurately and efficiently check off and process all deliveries to the Garden Centre
To minimise stock loss through accurately working methods and processing credit claims
To maintain stockroom and yard standards to a high level at all times
To assist in other area of the Garden Centre as required
DIY and maintenance skills preferred
Clean driving license and counter balance forklift license essential

Applicants must be able to prioritise and work on their own initiative, Weekdays 9am-5pm, some weekend work as required.

Please send a covering letter and CV to:
Chris Hudson
Thetford Garden Centre
Kilverstone
Thetford
Norfolk
IP24 2RL