General Manager Skipton

Carr’s Billington is seeking an experienced and motivated General Manager to lead and develop their branch at Skipton. Split across multiple buildings on the Auction Mart site and encompassing both the Agricultural and Rural Supplies and Machinery Divisions, Skipton is one of the busiest and most exciting branches in the network.

This is a completely new role as we position ourselves to build on current success and lead the team through a program of further developments.

The Job

To manage and further develop a highly successful and busy branch, supporting the needs of our customers and internal teams across the full product range offered by Carr’s Billington.

You will join an established team of experienced staff already employed within a large and progressive company and be responsible for all aspects of work within the branch on a day-to-day basis, being ultimately accountable for the whole site budget along with the Health, Safety and Welfare of all staff and customers.

You will report to the Regional Operations Manager and work closely with the Experienced Supervisors already in place at the Branch.

Experience & Qualifications

Knowledge of the Agricultural Industry and Machinery in general is very desirable along with previous people management experience. A positive attitude, keen eye for detail, resourceful nature, and willingness to learn coupled with a desire to forge a long-term career within a large and well-respected employer is a must!

Hours of Work

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5pm and Saturday cover from 9-12am on a rota basis, governed by seasonal demands. Additional hours required as per business needs.

BENEFITS

As part of Carr’s Group we offer a range of employee benefits to everyone who passes their probation, the benefits for this role are:

Attractive Salary package, further negotiable depending on experience.

-Bonus based on performance.

-The opportunity to work supporting industry leading products within a large, ambitious, and well-established company.

-Career path and development provided including regular training opportunities offered both internally and externally.

-Full company uniform provision including work boots and clothing.

-Entry into the company pension scheme

-Company account available giving staff discount on our range of products and tools

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HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to Michael Roe or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 18/07/2022

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Trainee Apprentice Technician

Carr’s Billington has a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Technician/Mechanic or an Apprentice to join its fast-growing Agricultural Machinery Branches at Skipton, Barnard Castle, Thirsk and Annan.

Consistent growth of our recently opened depot has led to this rare chance to enter the industry, we welcome applications from all individuals, but the position would ideally be suited to someone looking for a route into a technical role through in-house training or an Apprenticeship scheme.

The Job

To work as a Trainee Technician/Apprentice, reporting to the Workshop Foreman or Workshop Manager and supporting the needs of our customers and internal teams across the full range of products offered by Carr’s Billington including Massey Ferguson, Krone, Weidemann, Ovlac, Teagle and Stihl to name a few.

You will join an established team of experienced Machinery Sales, Parts and Technical staff and be involved in all aspects of work within the Service Department and the wider site. Duties will include Machine PDI and preparation, general service and repairs on all machines and customer liaison along with many other day-to-day tasks.

In addition to our key franchises, we also supply parts and accessories for any make and model of equipment and prepare and retail a selection of used machines from the site too.

 

Qualities and Experience

Some basic technical knowledge and/or operator experience of related equipment is desirable along with a full driving licence.

A positive attitude, keen eye for detail, resourceful nature and willingness to learn coupled with a desire to forge a long-term career within a large and well-respected employer is a must!

Full product and technical training will be offered to the right candidate. Apprentice Applicants will be trained via one of our selected colleges (subject to entry requirements).

 

Hours of work

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5pm with some overtime required subject to business needs and seasonal demands including Saturday mornings.

 

BENEFITS

-Negotiable Salary package dependent on experience

-The opportunity to work supporting industry leading machinery within a large, ambitious and well-established company.

-Career path and development provided including regular training opportunities offered both internally and externally.

-Full company uniform provision including work boots and PPE.

-Entry into the company pension scheme

-Company account available giving staff discount on our range of products and tool

 

Click on our full information pack here

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to Vacancies or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 27/06/2022

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Trainee Apprentice Technician Skipton

Carr’s Billington has a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Technician/Mechanic or an Apprentice to join its fast-growing Agricultural Machinery Branch at Skipton.

Consistent growth of our recently opened depot has led to this rare chance to enter the industry, we welcome applications from all individuals, but the position would ideally be suited to someone looking for a route into a technical role through in-house training or an Apprenticeship scheme.

The Job

To work as a Trainee Technician/Apprentice within a small workshop, reporting to the Workshop Foreman and supporting the needs of our customers and internal teams across the full range of products offered by Carr’s Billington including Massey Ferguson, Krone, Weidemann, Ovlac, Teagle and Stihl to name a few.

You will join an established team of experienced Machinery Sales, Parts and Technical staff and be involved in all aspects of work within the Service Department and the wider site. Duties will include Machine PDI and preparation, general service and repairs on all machines and customer liaison along with many other day-to-day tasks.

In addition to our key franchises, we also supply parts and accessories for any make and model of equipment and prepare and retail a selection of used machines from the site too.

Qualities and Experience

Some basic technical knowledge and/or operator experience of related equipment is desirable along with a full driving licence.

A positive attitude, keen eye for detail, resourceful nature and willingness to learn coupled with a desire to forge a long-term career within a large and well-respected employer is a must!

Full product and technical training will be offered to the right candidate. Apprentice Applicants will be trained via one of our selected colleges (subject to entry requirements).

Hours of work

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5pm with some overtime required subject to business needs and seasonal demands including Saturday mornings.

Download our full information pack here

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Vacancies or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 25/04/2022

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Technician Skipton

Carr’s Billington are seeking an experienced and motivated Agricultural Technician to join the team in the workshop at their Skipton Branch.

The Job

To work in the Agricultural Machinery Workshop as a technician. Reporting to the Workshop Foreman and supporting the needs of our customers and internal teams across the full product range supported by Carr’s Billington at Skipton. Including Massey Ferguson, Krone, Weidemann, Ovlac, Teagle and Stihl to name a few.

You will join an established team of experienced Agricultural staff and be involved in all aspects of work within the Service Department: Supporting new and used equipment both in the depot and on customers premises. Duties will include: Machine PDI and preparation, general service and repairs and customer liaison.

You will be part of a small initial team of additional Machinery Specialists to establish industry leading levels of service and support within the enlarged trading area.

In addition to our key franchises, we also supply parts and accessories for any make and model of agricultural machinery and will prepare and retail a selection of used machinery from the site too.

Qualities and Experience

Knowledge of the Agricultural Industry and Machinery in general is very desirable along with a proven track record in a technical role.

A positive attitude, keen eye for detail, resourceful nature and willingness to learn coupled with a desire to forge a long-term career within a large and well respected employer is a must!

Full product training will be offered to the right candidate.

Hours of work

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5pm with some overtime required subject to business needs and seasonal demands including Saturday mornings.

Download our full information pack here

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Vacancies or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 25/04/2022

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