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WOULD YOU LIKE A CAREER WITH US?

A company that genuinely values its employees in the same way as it values its customers is a rarity, but here at Horizon Platforms we do just that. We aim to provide a secure, challenging and very fulfilling environment where our team is encouraged, trained and mentored to perform at the highest of standards, offering individuals the opportunity to flourish and develop their careers.

By listening to our team and actively encouraging them to generate new and exciting ideas, we have created an atmosphere where the rewards of working for Horizon are more than just the monthly salary.

We are proud of our team focused culture, as it brings with it some great achievements, especially considering the challenging economic times.

Some of which are:

7
INTERNAL PROMOTIONS OFFERED AND ACCEPTED
IN 2013
(FROM A TEAM OF ONLY 40!)
Q.
WE SURVEYED OUR TOP 100 CUSTOMERS AND ASKED "WHY DO YOU USE HORIZON?"
A.
THEIR ANSWER..."BECAUSE OF THE PEOPLE!"

OUR CURRENT VACANCIES

WAKEFIELD FACILITY


Mobile Service Engineer

Are you an experienced engineer with excellent problem solving skills and a passion for delivering excellence?  If so then this is the job for you.  We are a rapidly growing, fast-paced organisation and we genuinely value our employees. 

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible.  Our benefits are competitive, and people choose to stay with us because they are motivated by their own and our success, they can implement new ideas, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback.   

What’s the Job?

In this varied role, you will be responsible for the high quality maintenance, repair and inspection of both Horizon’s fleet of powered access platforms and our customer’s own machines, which are situated throughout the UK. Health and safety proficient, you will ensure compliance with all appropriate legislation with regards to access platform equipment.  You will adhere to all safety policies, procedures and instructions, ensuring that all works are protected with the safety of the workforce and customers being maintained at all times. 

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy in your job with us you need to be ambitious, determined, positive, outgoing and totally committed.  With some previous experience of Hydraulics and Electronics, you will have proven fault finding abilities and problem solving skills, with a keen eye for alternative solutions. You will have an adaptable approach to all aspects of this role, with the ability to think on your feet and adapt to unexpected situations.  With communication and interpersonal skills second to none, you will have a flexible approach to work and will thrive on being part of a close team. 

Take the Challenge

To become part of our dynamic and highly professional organization you must have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the Company and yourself.  You must thrive under pressure, be willing to learn and able to demonstrate categorically why you want this job. 

Apply Now

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to lucy.normanton@horizonplatforms.co.uk

  


 

Relationship Support Manageru passionate, dedicated and looking for the opportunity to develop your career?  If so then this is the job for you.  We are arapidly growing, fast-paced organisation and we genuinely value our employees.  If you have exceptional administrative and organisational skills and truly believe that customers deserve outstanding service, then you should apply for this role.

 

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible.  Our benefits are competitive, and people choose to stay with us because they are motivated by their own and our success, they can implement new ideas, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback.

 

What’s the ole involves being the consistent point of contact for a number of customer accounts.  Key responsibilities will include interacting with customers over the telephone, processing and amending orders, liaising with various departments and external suppliers, inputting relevant order information and dealing with discrepancies, opening new accounts and checking/monitoring orders versus stock.

 

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy in this role with us, you need to be ambitious, driven, positive, outgoing and totally committed to delivering what the customer wants whilst handling any challenge.  You must have experience of handling customers effectively in a variety of situations, an excellent eye for detail, superb planning, organising and time management skill, and IT literacy. As the first point of contact for customer queries you will have an excellent telephone manner with the ability to communicate clearly and efficiently.

 

Take the

Challenge

Tbeco part of our dynamic and highly professional organisation you must be head and shoulders above the rest.  You must have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.  You must thrive under pressure, be willing to learn and able to demonstrate categorically why you want this job.

 

If the above sounds exciting and you know that can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role with yourcoveAre you passionate, dedicated and looking for the opportunity to develop your career?  If so then this is the job for you.  We are a rapidly growing, fast-paced organisation and we genuinely value our employees.  If you have exceptional administrative and organisational skills and truly believe that customers deserve outstanding service, then you should apply for this role.

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible.  Our benefits are competitive, and people choose to stay with us because they are motivated by their own and our success, they can implement new ideas, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback.

What’s the Job?

The role involves being the consistent point of contact for a number of customer accounts.  Key responsibilities will include interacting with customers over the telephone, processing and amending orders, liaising with various departments and external suppliers, inputting relevant order information and dealing with discrepancies, opening new accounts and checking/monitoring orders versus stock.

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy in this role with us, you need to be ambitious, driven, positive, outgoing and totally committed to delivering what the customer wants whilst handling any challenge.  You must have experience of handling customers effectively in a variety of situations, an excellent eye for detail, superb planning, organising and time management skill, and IT literacy. As the first point of contact for customer queries you will have an excellent telephone manner with the ability to communicate clearly and efficiently.

Take the Challenge

To become part of our dynamic and highly professional organisation you must be head and shoulders above the rest.  You must have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.  You must thrive under pressure, be willing to learn and able to demonstrate categorically why you want this job.

Apply Now

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to gary.whittaker@horizonplatforms.co.uk

 

 

Casual Driver

If you’re expecting to be sent from A to B in the fastest time possible, this is not the job for you.  If you’d like to interact on a daily basis with our customers, be responsible for your own deliveries, provide the best service imaginable and genuinely enjoy your work then you should apply for this role.  We’re looking for a Casual Driver to work for us on a flexible basis on a zero hours contract.

   

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible. 

What’s the Job?

You are critical to our business success because without you, our clients won’t receive their equipment, won’t know how to use it and wouldn’t be able to return it!  This varied role will see you being responsible for the delivery, collection and demonstration of our large fleet of Powered Access Platforms throughout the North of England.  Predominately customer-facing, you will provide a quality service and meet delivery expectations at all times. 

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy with us you need to be ambitious, driven, positive, outgoing and totally committed to delivering what the customer wants whilst handling any challenge.  You will excel in face to face communication and customer service, and enjoy the fact that no two days will be the same.  With a clean Class II HGV Licence and previous experience of loading, unloading and securing heavy plant, you will have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.     

Apply Now 

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to lucy.normanton@horizonplatforms.co.uk 

 


Trainee Internal Sales Manager AcAc 

Are you passionate, dedicated and looking for the opportunity to really grow a career in Sales? If so then this is the job for you. The Horizon team are delighted to be growing again, and this time we’re looking for someone who is keen to develop into the role of Internal Account Manager.

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible.  Our benefits are competitive, and people choose to stay with us because they are motivated by their own and our success, they can implement new ideas, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback.

What’s the Job?

You will be part of a small but dedicated sales team focused on continuing to make Horizon an excellent business to work with. The role will involve all elements of new business development including outbound calling, customer care calls, assisting in managing account performance and profitability, making recommendations to the Account Managers and Directors alike, analysing sales data and studying and reporting on competitor activity. You will also from time to time assist with the development and expansion of our current customer base to ensure optimisation of accounts, with the end goal of you developing and managing your own small customer base.

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy in your job with us you need to be ambitious, determined, positive, outgoing and totally committed to driving our business forwards. Our internal account managers play a key role in maintaining our stream of telephone prospecting, continually identifying areas for opportunity and growth.  You therefore need to be happy and confident in your telephone communication, superbly organised in managing your own diary, and have an ability to build immediate and excellent working relationships.

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do and as you’ll spend the majority of your time speaking to and working alongside both current and potential customers, you’ll need an impeccable telephone manner and excellent communication skills. As with any sales job, you’ll also need patience and determination, along with the ability to talk to anyone at any level. Your personality will shine through all your interactions and your level of customer service will be second to none. You’ll build upon your previous experience in a similar environment, showing determination to progress within an exciting and high growth business.

We appreciate that our industry is very specialist and we would rather recruit the right people, with the right attitude.  However, previous powered access rental experience would be an advantage.

Take the Challenge

To become part of our dynamic and highly professional organisation you must be head and shoulders above the rest.  You must have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.  You must thrive under pressure, be willing to learn and able to demonstrate categorically why you want this job.

If you perform successfully in the role, you will have the opportunity to earn yourself a healthy commission on top of our generous salary.  

Apply Now 

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to rory.duggan@horizonplatforms.co.uk  


 

                                                                                                                                                                                                  

WARRINGTON FACILITY


IPAF Training Instructor

The Company

We are a growing independent supplier of powered access equipment and associated training services.  The provision of first class customer service is at the heart of everything we do and we therefore aim to be recognised as an industry leader in client care.

We provide an exciting and challenging working environment with excellent development opportunities for our team members.  We are a progressive company investing heavily in our people, rewarding initiative and hard work accordingly. If you exude positivity and passion for your job then this is the right team for you.

The Position

You must be a qualified IPAF Trainer with an in-depth knowledge of all IPAF rules, regulations, policies and procedures.  You will have previous experience of IPAF training and a flexible and adaptable approach to work.   Your primary location will be our North West depot but you will be required to attend other sites.

We want you to wow our customers from the moment they walk through the door.  You will think differently, have fresh ideas and bring a unique perspective to your role delivering our truly unique Horizon experience - possessing the drive and passion to excel in your role of IPAF Training Instructor. 

The Reward

Competitive Annual Salary

Company Pension Scheme

Annual Performance based bonus scheme

Private Healthcare Scheme

Company vehicle/Car Allowance

Apply Now 

If the above sounds exciting to you and you KNOW beyond a shadow of a doubt you can meet the expectation – fantastic! Please apply by sending your CV and covering letter to: claire.ekert@horizonplatforms.co.uk


Relationship Support Manager

Are you passionate, dedicated and looking for the opportunity to develop your career?  If so then this is the job for you.  We are a rapidly growing, fast-paced organisation and we genuinely value our employees.  If you have exceptional administrative and organisational skills and truly believe that customers deserve outstanding service, then you should apply for this role.

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible.  Our benefits are competitive, and people choose to stay with us because they are motivated by their own and our success, they can implement new ideas, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback.

What’s the Job?

The role involves being the consistent point of contact for a number of customer accounts.  Key responsibilities will include interacting with customers over the telephone, processing and amending orders, liaising with various departments and external suppliers, inputting relevant order information and dealing with discrepancies, opening new accounts and checking/monitoring orders versus stock.

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy in this role with us, you need to be ambitious, driven, positive, outgoing and totally committed to delivering what the customer wants whilst handling any challenge.  You must have experience of handling customers effectively in a variety of situations, an excellent eye for detail, superb planning, organising and time management skill, and IT literacy. As the first point of contact for customer queries you will have an excellent telephone manner with the ability to communicate clearly and efficiently.

Take the Challenge

To become part of our dynamic and highly professional organisation you must be head and shoulders above the rest.  You must have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.  You must thrive under pressure, be willing to learn and able to demonstrate categorically why you want this job.

Apply Now 

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to lucy.normanton@horizonplatforms.co.uk

 


 

Casual Driver

If you’re expecting to be sent from A to B in the fastest time possible, this is not the job for you.  If you’d like to interact on a daily basis with our customers, be responsible for your own deliveries, provide the best service imaginable and genuinely enjoy your work then you should apply for this role.  We’re looking for a Casual Driver to work for us on a flexible basis on a zero hours contract.

   

Who Are We?

We are proud to be a leading provider of Powered Access equipment hire, sales and training in the North of England.  Established in 2008, we’ve continued to grow year on year despite challenging economic times.  We genuinely value our employees in the same way that we value our customers.  We want you to feel challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as quickly as possible. 

What’s the Job?

You are critical to our business success because without you, our clients won’t receive their equipment, won’t know how to use it and wouldn’t be able to return it!  This varied role will see you being responsible for the delivery, collection and demonstration of our large fleet of Powered Access Platforms throughout the North of England.  Predominately customer-facing, you will provide a quality service and meet delivery expectations at all times. 

Who Are You?

To be successful and happy with us you need to be ambitious, driven, positive, outgoing and totally committed to delivering what the customer wants whilst handling any challenge.  You will excel in face to face communication and customer service, and enjoy the fact that no two days will be the same.  With a clean Class II HGV Licence and previous experience of loading, unloading and securing heavy plant, you will have a desire for perfection, a passion for your job, the ability to talk to anyone at any level and the aspiration to achieve success both for the company and yourself.     

Apply Now 

If the above sounds exciting and you know that you can meet our expectations, simply show us why we should consider you for this role by sending your covering letter and CV to lucy.normanton@horizonplatforms.co.uk 


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