Do you want to join the MJ Abbott team?
Do you want to join the MJ Abbott team?
Do you want to join the MJ Abbott team?
 

Job vacancies

Our people are our greatest asset, and we are unashamedly proud of our highly skilled, enthusiastic and dedicated workforce.

Want to join us?

With interesting and challenging projects, a distinguished history and a determined focus on quality, it’s an exciting time to join the MJ Abbott team. Whether you have extensive experience in the construction, landscaping or water industries, or you’re just starting out, we're always interested to hear from you.

Our current vacancies are displayed below. If there is nothing suitable right now then please check back regularly for updates.

If you want to send us an application on a speculative basis, no problem. Download the application form below, fill it in and send it to us along with your CV. We will keep it on file and contact you when we have a suitable position available.

At MJ Abbott, equality in the workplace is part of what we do. So regardless of your circumstances we make it our business to make sure that you’re treated with fairness and respect.

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Current vacancies

We currently have vacancies as follows:

Contracts Coordinator / Estimator

We require a Contracts Coordinator/Estimator to join our busy Water & Waste Water contracts team.

Your primary role will involve dealing with the day-to-day reactive aspect of our Water & Waste Water Division, dealing directly with our customers and organising our reactive teams on repair projects.

You will be customer facing, have an excellent telephone manner and be able to thrive in a fast paced and constantly changing environment.

Ideally you will have experience in estimating and managing water and pump projects as the role will involve visiting our customers, understanding their systems and being able to design and estimate to their requirements.

We are looking for a driven individual who works well under pressure, and is happy to work as part of a team as well as managing your own projects.

You will have experience in the construction industry and understand current health & safety regulations (training leading to a formal SMSTS qualification will be provided if required).

You will be based at the Company premises in Dinton, but must be prepared to travel for occasional national contracts if required.

You must hold a full UK driving licence (or equivalent).

Competitive salary and benefits package dependent on skills and experience.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack and Job Description, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

The closing date for applications is 28th May 2021.

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Agricultural / Plant Mechanic

We require an experienced Agricultural / Plant Mechanic to support our construction teams throughout the UK.

You will have experience of the repair and maintenance of agricultural machinery, heavy plant and construction equipment.

Based in our workshop, you must be willing to respond to emergency site breakdowns making on site repairs and carrying out servicing, and be prepared to travel and stay away occasionally.

You will have good communication and organisational skills, be conscientious and willing to meet deadlines.

You must hold a full UK driving licence or equivalent.

This permanent position has an excellent pay and benefits package.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

The closing date for applications is 28th May 2021.

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Office Administrator

We require an Office Administrator to join our busy and successful team.

If you have strong administration and organisational skills, are self motivated and possess the following skills, we would like to hear from you:

  • Computer literate preferably with experience of Microsoft Office and Excel and willing to be trained in different software packages
  • Good organisational skills, conscientious, proactive and a willingness to meet deadlines
  • Excellent telephone manner and good communication skills
  • Confident to deal with company personnel, customers, consultants and suppliers
  • A professional manner with the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Numerate with good attention to detail

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual looking for a career with an excellent and well-established company.

You must hold a full UK driving licence (or equivalent).

This is a full time permanent position based at our pleasant offices in Dinton near Salisbury.

Competitive salary dependent on skills and experience.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack and Job Description, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

The closing date for applications is 28th May 2021.

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Yard Person / Stores Assistant

We require a motivated, confident and pro-active person to join our stores team.

You will work with the Stores Team carrying out a wide variety of tasks in our busy Yard, Stores and Trade Counter. You will have an outgoing personality and enjoy interacting with customers and staff.

If you are physically fit and able to demonstrate the following skills and experience we would like to hear from you:

  • Excellent organisational ability
  • Computer literate preferably with experience of Microsoft Office software
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a pleasant telephone manner
  • A car driver with a full licence

It would be an advantage for you to have knowledge of products commonly used in the construction trade and to hold a fork lift truck certificate, but full training can be provided.

This permanent position has an excellent pay and conditions package.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB

The closing date for applications is 21st May 2021.

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Workshop Administrator & Co-ordinator

We are looking for a hard working, flexible, organised and conscientious Workshop Administrator & Co-ordinator to join our busy Office Team.

You will be self motivated and have strong administration and organisational skills, be a strong communicator and confident with a pleasant telephone manner.

You will be computer literate, with experience of Microsoft Office and Excel.

You must hold a full UK driving licence (or equivalent).

This is a full time permanent position based at our pleasant offices in Dinton near Salisbury.

Competitive salary dependent on skills and experience.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for a Job Description and an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Apprentice Water Engineer

We are recruiting for an Apprentice Water Engineer to serve an apprenticeship working with our Installation Teams on water & drainage projects.

Our work covers both the public and private water sectors.

We would be interested in hearing from applicants who have obtained GCSEs or A Levels and are prepared to attend further education to gain the relevant qualifications.

You will need to hold a full UK driving licence or be working towards one.

You will be based at our Company Head Office in Dinton.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Trainee Irrigation and Land Drainage Engineers

We are one of the leading installers of irrigation systems and land drainage networks in the UK’s sports construction and landscape markets. With interesting and challenging projects, a distinguished history and a determined focus on quality, it’s an exciting time to join the MJ Abbott team.

We are looking for an energetic addition to our ranks. No previous irrigation or drainage experience is necessary, but you will be eager to learn, prepared to get stuck in from day one and happy to work outdoors in all weathers.

This role will involve working away from home on our golf, sports and landscape construction sites, mainly in the UK and occasionally in Europe.

You will need to hold a full UK (or equivalent) driving licence.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB 

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Experienced 360 Excavator Operators

We require experienced 360 Excavator Operators to work with our installation teams on our local water, drainage and civil engineering projects.

You will be experienced in the use of temporary works equipment including trench boxes and hydraulic bracing equipment.

You will have experience in drainage installation, pipe laying, concreting and kerbing, will be confident working from plans and to levels, and happy dealing with customers.

You will be experienced in operating small construction plant. A CSCS card would be an advantage but is not essential.

You must hold a full UK (or equivalent) driving licence.

These permanent positions attract excellent pay and benefits.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

Experienced Tractor/Trencher Operators

We require experienced Site Operatives with Tractor/Trencher experience to work on golf and sports construction, land drainage and landscaping projects throughout the UK.

Ideally you will have previous experience of working in golf and/or sports turf construction, as well as experience in operating other types of construction plant.

You must hold a full UK (or equivalent) driving licence.

These permanent positions attract excellent pay and benefits.

To apply, please contact Jules Simmons for an application pack, or download a pack using the link above and send your application to:

Mrs Jules Simmons

MJ Abbott Limited

Bratch Lane

Dinton

Salisbury

Wiltshire

SP3 5EB

MJ Abbott Limited is an equal opportunities employer.

 

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