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New Jobs for 2018

Bench / Site Joiner (July 2018)

Maple Leaf Designs has a vacancy for a full-time Bench Joiner/Site Joiner position to join our expanding team based in Goostrey and Brereton, Cheshire. The successful candidate will join our friendly team on a full time contract and will receive a competitive starting salary from £18,200.00, with paid overtime, stopping-out allowance, paid travelling to and from sites, 28 days (5.6 weeks) holiday including bank holidays (per annum) and pension contributions.

We are a leading playground development company with a proven track record for over 27 years in delivering high quality & bespoke projects across the UK in schools, nurseries and parks.

We work on a vast variety of projects from brand new playground developments on both a small and large scale, refurbishments, repairs and surfacing.

The role would involve processing of raw material, mainly timber and plastics, assembly and construction of playground equipment in the workshop and on site with the installation teams, and management of stock.

Previous joinery experience is required and any experience working with playground equipment would be beneficial. A full UK driving license is essential. A CSCS card, CNC experience and forklift qualification would be a bonus however not essential.

Successful candidates would be required to pass a CRB check due to the nature of our work. 

If this role sounds like it is right for you please send a CV to enquiries@mapleleafdesigns.co.uk. All successful applicants will be asked to attend an interview.


Ground Worker/Labourer (July 2018)

Maple Leaf Designs Ltd. has vacancies for groundworkers/installers working throughout the northwest and nationwide installing childrens’ playgrounds.

The vacancies are full-time with competitive starting salaries and paid overtime, stopping-out allowance, paid travelling to and from sites, 28 days (5.6 weeks) holiday including bank holidays (per annum) and pension contributions.

Previous experience in groundworking and construction is required. Successful candidates must have a full UK driving licence and due to the nature of our work will be required to pass a DBS disclosure.

£18,200 basic salary.

If this role sounds like it is right for you please send a CV to enquiries@mapleleafdesigns.co.uk. All successful applicants will be asked to attend an interview.


3D Designer (July 2018)

Maple Leaf Designs Ltd is a playground design, manufacturing and installations company based in Cheshire that has been established for over 28 years. We currently have a full time vacancy for a designer to work within our busy design team in our Sandbach office.

The working hours are 9am -5.30pm Monday to Friday.

Working within a small team you will be able to demonstrate the following:

 Duties and Skills Required:

  • 3D modelling experience using SketchUP.
  • Experience using Keyshot rendering software.
  • Carrying out site measures and meeting if required.
  • General administration duties.
  • Client presentation material production if required.
  • Designing high quality playground designs to meet the specification, budget and client wishes.
  • Pricing your design and producing accurate and informative quotations to be sent to the client.
  • Dealing with customer enquiries, suppliers and liaising with our in house installation teams.
  • Good all round PC skills (including Microsoft Office).
  • Experience in a design role/environment and ability to work to tight deadlines and commercial standards.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • A willingness to learn new skills.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Experience working in a playground or landscape design role. 
  • An understanding of playground safety standards.
  • Preparing accurate 2D site drawings from site measurements using AutoCAD.
  • 2D AutoCAD LT or full package experience.

Salary starting from £18,200-£24,000 dependant on experience along with 28 days (5.6 weeks) holiday including bank holidays and pension contributions.

Full UK driving licence and own transport is required.

All applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.

If this role sounds like it is right for you please send a covering letter and CV to enquiries@mapleleafdesigns.co.uk. All successful applicants will be asked to attend an interview and bring a portfolio with examples of their design work.

 


Installation Foreman (July 2018)

Maple Leaf Designs Ltd. has a vacancy for an experienced installation foreman to run a 3-man team.

The vacancy is full-time with competitive starting salaries and paid overtime, stopping-out allowance, paid travelling to and from sites in company vehicles, 28 days (5.6 weeks) holiday including bank holidays (per annum) and pension contributions.

The successful candidate will have a minimum 2-years’ experience in managing installation sites and teams, be familiar with the assembly and installation of playground equipment, and preparing and laying various types of surfacing (bitmac, artificial grass, rubber mulch etc.).  They must be confident and able to deal with problems should they arise, as well as being polite and able to liase with management and clients.

If this role sounds like it is right for you please send a CV to enquiries@mapleleafdesigns.co.uk.