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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:

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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 – this is the job for you!  The Horizon team are delighted to be growing again – and this time, we’re looking for a mobile service engineer with a great sense of humour to join our amazing service team!

Take the Challenge

We only work with the best – the best customers & suppliers, the best equipment, the best employees. To become part of our dynamic, encouraging and highly professional employee family you need to be head and shoulders above the rest. We believe this means you must have, as a minimum, 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. We can only accept applicants who thrive under pressure, are willing to learn and can demonstrate categorically why they want this job more than any other out there.

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, Pneumatics and/or 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, this role will suit someone who enjoys a flexible approach to work and thrives on being part of a close knit team!

So what will I be doing?

A 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, adhere to all safety policies, procedures and instructions and ensure that all works are adequately protected with the safety of the workforce and customers being maintained at all times.

Who are We?

Gosh, haven’t you visited our website yet!? We’re the market leader for service and training in the world of Powered Access equipment hire or sales. We’ve grown 300% since we started in 2008 and that’s in tough economic times. We genuinely value our employees in the same way as we value our customers. That’s what makes us different and that’s what makes our employees feel as though they are part of an extended family – one that cares. We want you to feel valued, challenged, fulfilled, encouraged, trained and mentored so that you can reach your full potential as early as possible – this benefits you and us! Everyone here remains so because they get so much more than just a monthly salary although if you’re thinking other financial benefits – think again! Our benefits are good, but people stay here because they have a say in our business, they are motivated by their own, others and our success, they can implement new ideas at the drop of a hat, they will be listened to and are encouraged to give their feedback and they feel cherished. For our industry (actually for most businesses) that’s highly unusual!

Apply Now

If this opportunity sounds exciting to you and you KNOW beyond a shadow of a doubt you can meet the expectation, then tell us why you want and deserve to get this job, we don’t want you to simply fire us your CV. To apply please complete the application form by following this link: http://horizonplatforms.hr180careerlauncher.co.uk/vacancies_apply.html?id=404

 


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

 


Trainee Internal Account 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.  

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 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 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.

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


If you are interested in being considered for any future opportunities within our business; and feel that you could add value to our dynamic, fast paced and customer focused team - then we want to hear from you.

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