Recruitment

Working for Vetspeed Ltd can lead to a long and fulfilling career

Recruitment

Have you thought about working for Vetspeed?

It is the people that make Vetspeed what it is and we are proud of the achievements of our staff. It is their dedication, hard work and commitment that ensures we are able to give our clients the best customer service possible.

We are also committed to the ongoing development of our staff, so much so that Vetspeed has been accredited with the Skills Pledge which demonstrates our commitment to do so.

Vetspeed's Company benefits are:

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Competitive Benefit Package
  • Commitment to staff training and development

Vacancies

Job Title and Summary

Location

Deadlines for Applications

Vacancy Type

Bereavement Advisor/Customer Service Assistant

To become part of our small and friendly individual cremation team you must have

Personal profile:

  • Good customer facing skills
  • Self motivation
  • A good sense of humour
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • A good eye for detail
  • The ability to work in a high pressure environment while keeping your positive attitude.
  • Microsoft Office and Sage an advantage

CPC established in 1979, specialises in ethical waste disposal management for veterinary practices and associated professions.

If you feel you have the qualities we are looking for please forward C.V. to:

Gary Brown

Regional Manager

Vetspeed Ltd

Unit 5601 Shannon way

Tewkesbury

Gl20 8SL

 

E: gary.brown@vetspeed-uk.com

T. 01684 299675

 

Tewkebsury 

31st August 2014

Full Time

Multi Tasking Incinerator Operator / 7.5 Tonne Driver

Multi Tasking

Incinerator Operator / 7.5 Tonne Driver

We have a vacancy for an incinerator operator/7.5 tonne driver – 48 hr week.  The successful candidate must be a flexible team worker, must be physically fit and able to undertake manual handling of heavy items, hold the relevant license, Drivers CPC and digitacho an ADR license would also be an advantage but not essential.

The ability to be empathetic and understanding with members of the public is a necessity.

The role may have a night shift element in the future, working 5 night shifts on a 4 week cycle and will include working on public holidays as well as Saturday mornings as part of the shift pattern.  The role involves using various mobile plant, training will be provided to the successful candidate.

To apply for the position please send a letter together with a CV for the attention of: 

Gary Brown

Regional Manager

Vetspeed Ltd

Unit 5601 Shannon way

Tewkesbury

Gl20 8SL

 

E: gary.brown@vetspeed-uk.com

T. 01684 299675

 

Tewkesbury 

31st August 2014

Full Time

Transport Supervisor

Temporary contract with potential to become a permanent position due to the company’s continuing growth

Full time 45 hrs per week

The successful candidate must be a flexible team worker and able to support transport staff as required.

Key job responsibilities:

The Transport Supervisor will assist in managing the day to day running of the Transport Department, ensuring the safe and compliant operation of our Transport.

Prioritisation of work to meet critical deadlines, Control / organise daily routes whilst ensuring the efficient deployment of staff and resources

Although not essential preference will be given to holders of the following certificates: CPC (National) in Road Haulage & ADR (Dangerous goods license)

To apply for the above Transport positions please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Gavin Young; Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: gavin.young@vetspeed-uk.com

 

Cambridge 

31st August 2014

Temporary - Full Time

Transport Administrator/Driver

Full time 40 hrs per week

The successful candidate must be a flexible team worker and able to support transport staff as required.

Working alongside the Transport Manager and Assistant Transport Manager.

To complete KPI reporting and other data entry on systems, use weighbridge to weigh 3rd party vehicles in and out of site, to debrief drivers upon return to yard to ensure all collections/deliveries have been completed successfully, ensure all vehicle defects are rectified in a timely manner, ensuring minimal downtime.

Support with Driving of Company vehicles & General administration

Skills: Computer literate, good knowledge in Microsoft word, excel, Outlook and Sage.

Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous.

To apply for the above Transport positions please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Gavin Young; Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: gavin.young@vetspeed-uk.com

 

Cambridge 

31st August 2014

Full Time

Drivers 7.5 tonne & Class II with ADR

Full time 48 hrs per week

The successful candidate must be reliable, honest and hard working with good people skills.

Each candidate should hold the relevant license as well as having Multi drop, digital tacho and WTD experience.

 Must be flexible and may include nights away.

To apply for the above Transport positions please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Gavin Young; Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: gavin.young@vetspeed-uk.com

 

Cambridge 

31st August 2014

Full Time

Sales Administrator

Full time 37.5 hrs per week

The successful candidate must be a flexible team worker and able to support the Sales Team as required. You must have strong administration experience and good customer facing skills along with the ability to work in a high pressure environment while keeping your positive attitude.

Skills:  Computer literate, good knowledge in Microsoft word, excel, Outlook and Sage. Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous.

To apply for the above position please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Kim Crosswaite, Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: kim.crosswaite @vetspeed-uk.com

Cambridge  

31st August 2014

Full Time

2 x Operations Yard Operative

 

(Rotating Shift 48 hrs)

The successful candidates must be able to carry out instruction and meet deadlines, be able to work alone, prioritise workload and multi task, operate processes, equipment and machinery.

Have a brilliant attendance record, be hard working with good time keeping.

Job Description:

Cleanliness and tidiness (housekeeping) are top priority, assist loading / unloading of vehicles, operate equipment, processes and machinery, this will include incinerators, autoclaves and fork lift trucks on site, operate processes to achieve a balance of best quantity throughput and fuel usage.

Have a sympathetic approach when dealing with pets and their owners.

Fork lift truck licence would be an advantage.

 

To apply for the above position please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Roman Hale, Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: roman.hale @vetspeed-uk.com

 

Closing date for application Friday 29th August 2014.

Cambridge 

29th August 2014

Shift Work

Pet Funeral Assistant home collection driver

Pet Funeral Assistant home collection driver

Full time, permanent position

37.5 hour week, Monday to Friday with evenings and 2 weekends a month on-call.

 

This is a dual role incorporating the collection of deceased pets directly from Client’s premises, Bereavement Advice and administration.

 

To become part of our small and friendly individual cremation team you must have

 

Personal profile:

  • The ability to empathise with clients
  • customer facing skills
  • Self motivation
  • A good sense of humour
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • A good eye for detail
  • The ability to work in a high pressure environment while keeping your positive attitude.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Sage
  • Full, clean, driving licence essential

 

This is a physically active role and will involve some lifting.

 

To apply for the above position please send a letter together with your CV for the attention of: Maryann Griffin, Vetspeed Ltd; A505 Main Road; Thriplow Heath; Royston; Hertfordshire; SG8 7RR or email: maryann.griffin@cpccares.com

 

Closing date for application Friday 29th August 2014

 

 

Thriplow Heath 

29th August 2014

Full-time