Barkston and The Plastic People are now recruiting in the Leeds area looking for Fabricators & Customer Service personnel. For more information visit our recruitment pages on Indeed or visit our Recruitment webpage on this site.
 
 

Recruitment (Hebburn)

2 x Plastic Fabricators – Barkston Plastics, Hebburn (Tyne & Wear)
We are looking for fabricators with experience of joinery and metal fabrication (day shift 38hrs) to join an established plastics company working from a production facility in Hebburn, Tyne & Wear.

Key Experience:

  • Experience in joinery and metal fabrication.
  • Knowledge of plastic fabrication and extrusion welding.
  • Familiar with scale drawings (CAD) and be able to interpret detailed job sheets.
  • Work to sometimes tight deadlines whilst maintaining consistent quality (to BSI certification).
  • The ability to work autonomously or as part of a team.

Further training will be provided on-site if required including current health and safety legislation.

Benefits:

  • Free parking.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Company pension.
  • Life insurance.
  • Sick pay.

If you wish to apply, attach your CV and send to hr@barkstonltd.co.uk quoting reference: Hebburn/BC/Fab.


Recruitment (Leeds)

Trainee Plastic Fabricators – Barkston Plastics, Leeds (West Yorkshire)
We are looking for Trainee Fabricators to join our team! Becoming a trainee with Barkston Plastic Engineering Ltd will allow you to develop a wide range of fabricating and manufacturing skills within a supportive, successful business.

Established in 1969, Barkston Plastics Engineering Ltd are one of the country’s leading and most respected plastics businesses with a client list of industry leading blue chip companies.

Learn:

  • Plastic welding, fabricating, routing, bending, grinding, drilling and polishing.
  • How to interpret scale drawings (CAD) and detailed job sheets.
  • Work efficiently whilst maintaining consistent quality (to BSI certification).

Benefits:

  • Free parking.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Company pension.
  • Life insurance.
  • Sick pay.

If you wish to apply, attach your CV and send to hr@barkstonltd.co.uk quoting reference: Leeds/BC/Fab.



Customer Services Coordinator – Barkston Plastics, Leeds (West Yorkshire)
We are looking for somebody enthusiastic about supporting customers and providing high levels of customer service.
Barkston Plastics Ltd is a successful Leeds based plastic distribution specialist, selling a range of materials and solutions to both consumers (primarily through ecommerce) and B2B.  

We work with a wide range of industries including large and small retailers, construction and service sectors providing bespoke solutions to a wide range of weird and wonderful challenges!

You will have demonstrated an enthusiastic and ambitious attitude to customer service, with a willingness to constantly learn and adapt to customer/client’s needs. You will be organised and manage your time well: somebody who understands and has a passion for delivering a high level of service to ensure customer satisfaction.  

Learn:

  • Develop great relationships with new and existing customers (both face to face and over the phone), understanding their needs and providing proactive advice and solutions so that you can deliver the best experience possible.
  • Use our in-house systems to process customer orders, organise delivery times, and keep customers updated throughout their journey.
  • Maintain accurate filing systems for full traceability of all communications with stakeholders.
  • Assist with customer order-related enquiries via telephone and email.
  • Handle customer complaints, and where necessary process returns requests.
  • Generate ad-hoc reports and carry out other tasks to support the efficient running of the commercial department.
  • General admin duties.

Benefits:

  • A competitive basic salary.
  • On the job training and support.
  • A supportive team environment where your contributions are recognised and valued.
  • Company pension.
  • Life assurance.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Additional annual leave.
  • Company sick pay.
If you wish to apply, attach your CV and send to hr@barkstonltd.co.uk quoting reference: Leeds/BC/Adm.