Current Vacancies

We are always interested to hear from people wanting to join our team, so please don't hesitate to contact us or send your CV and cover letter (disclosing experience) to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

HGV Low Loader Driver - STGO CAT 2 & 3

We are looking for an abnormal loads, low loader driver looking to work alongside a dynamic team of drivers, fitters and bodyshop experts. A day-to-day experience as one of our abnormal loads drivers would involve the transportation of a wide range of machinery including loading shovels, excavators, fuel bowsers, diggers and more. Strong customer liaison is an important asset to hold as the right candidate will be expected to communicate with customers at the end of a journey transporting their goods. The right candidate should be able to offer the following skills and requirements: 

  • a minimum of 5 years experience driving low loaders with confidence loading and unloading large plant and agricultural machinery. 
  • a full HGV and up to date CPC drivers license.
  • positivity towards working nights out where required and working under the instruction of movement orders.

We operate at a fast pace, carrying out multiple movements per day, so we are looking for somebody with an enthusiastic attitude and the energy to carry out movements under the high demand of our customers. 

Job Type: Full-time, permanent

Salary: £25,000-£35,000 per year depending on level of experience

Commercial Trailer Fitter

We are looking to hire a trailer fitter/ mechanic with 5+ years experience to join our team at our lively site in Rendlesham.

You will be working from 7am-5pm from Monday to Friday carrying out a wide range of tasks including but not limited to routine trailer inspections, brake tests, general maintenance, fabrication, welding, MOT preparation and presentation. Though, we also work on one-off custom builds, so every day is different.

We are looking for somebody who can work well within a group as well as independently so that we can keep up with the busy schedule we have maintained, even during the Coronavirus pandemic. 

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00-£35,000.00 per year depending on level of experience

Commercial Bodyshop Assistant Technician

We currently have a vacancy open in our commercial bodyshop for an Assistant Technician.

The job role involves predominantly carrying out preparation processes in the paintshop ready for machines to be painted and will include:

- Working in the blast bay

- Washing down machines before and after works have been carried out

- Stripping down and refitting machine components

- Carrying out repairs and filler work

We are a commercial bodyshop and work on a wide range of vehicles including but not limited to military machinery; high-end horseboxes; plant machinery; heavy goods vehicles and agricultural machinery. An understanding of bodyshop procedures including the process of metal repairs, repairs and filler work, prep before and after prime and stripping down and refitting of machine components after body and paint work has been carried out, is desirable. You must also be respectful and professional in your manner.

Every day is different and the right candidate for the job will find their work to be highly varied and dynamic. Reporting to and working alongside the paintshop foreman and a small group of technicians, we are looking for somebody that enjoys working with others as part of a team and has good communication with their peers so that work is carried out efficiently. 

We are accepting applications from candidates offering at least two years of experience in a bodyshop environment.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £15,000.00-£25,000.00 per year depending on level of experience

If you have any questions regarding either advertisement, please get in touch by calling 01394 461 011. 

COVID-19 considerations:
At Autoplant, we offer hand sanitising stations, we practice social distancing and have limits on the number of people allowed in a room at a time. Customers are expected to wear face coverings when entering the building too

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  • 01394 461011
  • 07778 173625
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Address
  • Head Office
    Bentwaters Park
    Rendlesham
    Woodbridge
    Suffolk
    IP12 2TW