Working for us

Fagan & Whalley is a people-focused business, with a hands-on and highly communicative management style. Our strength lies in our first-class team, who enjoy the best of all worlds: salaries, vehicles, office facilities and working conditions.

Our in-house CPC approved driver training facility, coupled with our apprenticeship and work placement schemes, allow us to provide our team with excellent career development opportunities.

Apprentice IT/Systems Coordinator

Location Padiham
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Overview

Fagan & Whalley Ltd are recruiting for an apprentice IT/Systems Coordinator.  The successful candidate will support the IT/Systems Manager to continue to deliver a first class support service to the business. The role will allow the successful candidate to gain further career progression with an appropriate level apprenticeship between level 3 (Advanced) and level 6 (degree) depending on previous experience and qualifications.  This is an excellent opportunity for a part qualified IT student to start a career with a fast growing business.

Main duties will include:

  • Learn & Support Internal IT Business Systems
  • Provide first line support for IT Hardware & Software Issues
  • Work with IT Support Companies to Resolve 2nd/3rd Line Issues
  • Review & Write Systems Documentation
  • Help Systems Manager with Business Wide IT Projects
  • Configure & Install New Devices
  • Train new users on the Business IT Systems and/or when New Devices/Systems are implemented.
  • Hands on Training, Mentoring & Support provided as the role progresses.

Requirements

The applicant should be looking for a long term career within IT Support, growing with the business & technology as it evolves. The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to work alone & as part of a small Systems Department.
  • Ability to listen to problems & find solutions or refer them for further investigation.
  • Good Timekeeping & Flexibility with an open minded approach to work.
  • Confident individual who would be able to discuss problems with any employee within the business
  • Good telephone manner & attention to detail for recording support issues.
  • Ideal candidate would have their own transport or ability to travel in the Padiham/Burnley area.
  • Knowledge of Windows 10, Office365, Chrome & Basic Network Infrastructure

Desired qualifications

Maths, English and IT grade C/4 and above (or equivalent) and or Level 3 BTEC or equivalent IT qualification.

£156.00 per week

Professional Class 1 (C+E) Distance Drivers

Location Padiham & Coventry
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Overview

The successful person will:

  • Hold a valid C+E licence, Driver Card & DQC Card
  • Understand and comply to tachograph and drivers hours regulations
  • Have excellent UK geographical knowledge
  • Value teamwork and good customer service
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be willing to undertake long distance work
  • Be willing to work long distance/overnights

Requirements

In return we will offer you:

  • Competitive salary which is reviewed continuously
  • Guaranteed basic hours
  • Enhanced overtime rate
  • Weekend premium
  • Paid breaks
  • Paid POA
  • Average holiday pay
  • Commitment to driver development
  • In house CPC training
  • Safe friendly working environment
  • Permanent work for a reputable, secure, family run business
  • Full company uniform
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension
  • Excellent on-site facilities

Professional Class 2 (C) Distance Drivers

Location Padiham
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Overview

  • Must have previous distance experience and be willing to do overnights (4-5 nights out per week)
  • Opportunity to train up to Class 1
  • Guaranteed basic hours
  • Enhanced overtime rate
  • Weekend premium
  • Paid breaks
  • Paid POA
  • Average holiday pay
  • Excellent Company benefits including uniform, life insurance, length of service rewards

 

Requirements

The successful person will:

  • Hold a valid C licence, Driver Card & DQC Card
  • Understand and comply to tachograph and drivers hours regulations
  • Have excellent UK geographical knowledge
  • Value teamwork and good customer service
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be willing to undertake long distance work and be out 4- 5 nights a week
  • Opportunity to train in Class 1

 

In return we will offer you:

  • Competitive Salary which is reviewed continuously
  • Commitment to driver development
  • Safe friendly working environment
  • Permanent work for a reputable, secure, family run business
  • Full company uniform
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension
  • Excellent on-site facilities

 

Please note that due to the high number of applications we receive for each role it may not be possible to contact all applications. If you have not received confirmation of your application within 3 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion but feel free to apply again for our roles.

FLT Driver

Location Padiham
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Overview

Reporting directly to the Warehouse Manager, this role is based at Head Office in Padiham. If you enjoy physical work and working outdoors in all weathers, then this could be the job for you. Able to take instruction and work as part of the team, you will ensure the efficiency of the warehouse is maintained in a safe and timely manner.

Main duties of the role include:

  • Loading and unloading in a busy environment
  • Yard duties (outside working)
  • Shunting duties (willing to learn to move 45 ft. trailers on site)
  • Moving supplies to storage areas
  • Contribute to Health & Safety
  • Keeping work areas clean and tidy

Requirements

Essential Requirements for this role include:

  • Valid Full UK Driving Licence
  • Valid Forklift Truck Licence (mainly Counterbalance)
  • Experience in a fast-paced working environment
  • Team Work
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills

Shifts: 14.00-22.00 Sat AM on a rota (approx. 1 in 6)

In return we will offer you:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Commitment to development
  • Safe friendly working environment
  • Permanent work for a reputable, secure, family run business
  • Full company uniform
  • On site facilities

Professional HGV Trailer Technician

Location Padiham
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Overview

Role summary:

Due to continued expansion, Fagan & Whalley Ltd requires a full time HGV Technician in our workshop.  The position is for an experienced HGV Trailer Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining commercial vehicles & trailers to MOT standard.

Working hours:

We have 2 posts available working the following hours

  • Day shift 08:00 -18:00 Monday to Friday (alternate Saturday mornings)
  • Night shift 19:00 – 7:00

Requirements

Essential duties & responsibilities:

  • Carry out service maintenance & repair work to the truck- trailer fleet
  • Diagnose & rectify all types of faults
  • MOT preparation
  • Tyre Management
  • To work in a busy team of Technicians’ and support our Traffic and Warehousing teams.
  • Ensure Health & Safety regulations & Safe Working Practices are carried out
  • Conform to all site rules & regulations
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness & tidiness

 

In return we will offer you:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Commitment to development
  • Safe, friendly working environment
  • Permanent work for a reputable, secure, family run business
  • Full company uniform and PPE
  • On site facilities