Job Opportunities

Join Our Team, below are job opportunities for the 2021 season onwards

Highbridge Caravan Centre is the largest Dealership in the South West for Caravans, Motorhomes and Camping Equipment

Highbridge Caravan Centre is a family business developed over 50 years. As one of the largest outdoor leisure dealerships in the Country we owe our success to an emphasis on exceeding customer expectations.

Current Vacancies in Highbridge, Somerset Branch

Current Vacancies in Teigngrace, Devon Branch


Highbridge, Somerset Branch

Full-Time Service Technician

Will be required to work to high standards on customers' vehicles. Working on the mechanical, LPG and electrical side of Touring Caravans and Motorhomes. Although mostly based at Highbridge you will also be required to undertake work on customers' vehicles either at their homes or campsite.

  • Full training will be given.
  • Experience in a workshop environment and proven technical ability is essential.
  • The opportunity to take a City & Guilds in Caravan servicing, an LPG and industry electrical qualifications are available as well as various product knowledge courses throughout the year.
  • 40 hour working week with optional overtime when available.

Full-Time Repair Technician

Will be required to work to high standards on customers' vehicles. Would suit someone with carpentry experience. Will involve repairing and replacing internal woodwork, external panels, and fitting canopies, bike racks, etc. 40 hours working and optional overtime available when required.

General IT Assistant

An excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic person to work in a helpful, friendly environment, joining our successful IT Department. The successful candidate will be required to help with a wide variety of IT related roles, including:

  • system and network administration,
  • programming,
  • website design,
  • graphic design,
  • data entry
  • IT helpdesk & training of internal users

Some training and guidance will be provided but we work with an emphasis on independent learning and skills development. Also you will not be expected to fulfull all of these roles on a daily basis.

Full Time (Seasonal) Caravan/Motorhome External Washer

Required duties will include:

  • Caravan Exterior Washing
  • Motorhome Exterior Washing

Working Monday to Friday this role is 40 hours per week.

Seasonal Position to End of Sept 2021

Full Time Cleaning Assistant

Required duties will include:

  • Internal Caravan Cleaning
  • Internal Motorhome Cleaning
  • Office Cleaning

Working Tuesday to Saturdays (essential) this role is 40 hours per week.

Part-Time Motorhome Sales Assistant

The successful applicant will join a very effective Sales Department at our Teigngrace, Devon branch, assisting the Motorhome sales team in providing excellent first point customer service.

Qualifications & Experience Required:

  • Ideally, but not essential, you would have previously worked within the industry or have experience in a similar busy sales environment.
  • Excellent communication skills are essential
  • A part time position with Weekend working essential.
  • Full drivers licence is required

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a customer facing role, and will have a genuine interest in outdoor leisure.

Full Time Shop Assistant (Weekend working essential)

Our Highbridge branch is looking for a Full Time Shop Assistant to join our team of helpful and friendly staff within our busy shop.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Assist and advise customers with their purchases
  • Taking payments through the till,
  • Answering the telephone,
  • Unloading deliveries
  • General retail duties.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a customer facing role, and will have a genuine interest in outdoor leisure. (Weekend working is essential)

Full Time Caravan & Motorhome Valeter

Our Highbridge, Somerset Branch is looking for a Full Time Caravan & Motorhome Valeter to join our team of helpful and friendly team.

Working 5 days per week. The successful applicant will preferably have experience in valeting internally and externally Caravans and Motorhomes.

Full Time Chassis Technician

An ideal opportunity have arisen for a Chassis Technician to work on Caravans and Trailers at our Highbridge, Somerset site

The role will require the following:

  • To Replace Brake Shoes
  • To Service Brakes
  • Maintenance & set up of Braking Systems
  • Maintenance of Chassis
  • Tyre Replacement
  • General Chassis work

Must have a full driving license and will be required to tow and manoeuvre the Caravans and trailers around the site, and reverse them onto the ramps.

Full Time Accounts Assistant

We are currently looking for a Full Time Accounts Assistant to join our team of helpful and friendly staff within our busy Accounts Department.

Duties to include:

  • To provide support to the Sales Ledger Clerk
  • To provide support to the Purchase Ledger
  • Handling Petty Cash
  • Supporting the Liquid Shop Accounts
  • Shop Tills
  • Preparing Banking
  • ebay
  • Sundry A/c
  • Scanning / Photocopying.

Full Time Parts Advisor

We are currently looking for a Full Time Parts Advisor to join our team of helpful and friendly staff within our busy Parts Department.

The role will require the successful applicant to specialise in our continental manufactures, whether this is a customer's purchase or an internal chargeable. To learn and navigate the ordering portals and to ensure all the correct paper work is completed (Full training given).

Working alongside our parts department advising customers with their purchases, assisting internal workshop and general retail requirements.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Assist and advise internal and external customers with their purchases
  • Retail parts ordering
  • Taking payments through the till
  • Answering the telephone
  • Unloading deliveries
  • General retail duties

Full training will be given in all areas of the role but experience would be Advantageous

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a customer facing role, and will have a genuine interest in outdoor leisure.

Hours will be Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm and alternative Saturdays 8.30am to 1pm


Teigngrace, Devon Branch

Full-Time Service Technician

Will be required to work to high standards on customers' vehicles. Working on the mechanical, LPG and electrical side of Touring Caravans and Motorhomes. Although mostly based at Highbridge you will also be required to undertake work on customers' vehicles either at their homes or campsite.

  • Full training will be given.
  • Experience in a workshop environment and proven technical ability is essential.
  • The opportunity to take a City & Guilds in Caravan servicing, an LPG and industry electrical qualifications are available as well as various product knowledge courses throughout the year.
  • 40 hour working week with optional overtime when available.

Full-Time Shop and Parts Assistant

Our Teigngrace, Devon branch is looking for a Shop and Parts Assistant to join our team of helpful and friendly staff within our busy shop and parts department.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Assist and advise customers with their purchases
  • Taking payments through the till,
  • Answering the telephone,
  • Unloading deliveries
  • General retail duties.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a customer facing role, and will have a genuine interest in outdoor leisure.

(Weekend working is essential)

Full-Time Repair Technician

Will be required to work to high standards on customers' vehicles. Would suit someone with carpentry experience. Will involve repairing and replacing internal woodwork, external panels, and fitting canopies, bike racks, etc. 40 hours working and optional overtime available when required.

Full-Time Experienced Caravan & Motorhome Driver

We are currently looking for A Full Time Experienced Caravan & Motorhome Driver to join our team of helpful and friendly staff within our busy Newton Abbot Site.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Collect & Deliver Caravans and Motorhomes to and from customer premises /sites.
  • Collect & Deliver Caravans and Motorhomes to and from other Highbridge Caravans' sites
  • Towing Caravans to the Wash Department and Workshops as and when required.
  • Keeping the Caravan display tidy and well organised.
  • All other adhoc driving jobs.

Essential:

  • You must hold a clean UK Driver's License
  • Either able to drive up to 7.5 tonnes with proven towing experience or hold an approved towing license

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a customer facing role, and will have a genuine interest in outdoor leisure.

Working Hours are Monday - Friday 8am - 5.30pm


Application Form:

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How to apply:

All applications are processed at our main branch in Highbridge, Somerset

Please send your current CV and an application form / covering letter to:

HR Department,
Highbridge Caravan Centre Ltd.
A38 Bristol Road,
Highbridge,
Somerset,
TA9 4EX,
United Kingdom.

Alternatively: you can email your CV and application form to jobs@highbridgecaravans.co.uk, or deliver your application form in person at either branch.

Application forms are also available from Highbridge's Sales Office, click here for Directions.

Please note if you have not heard within 4 weeks of submitting your Application, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.

Seasonal positions are for immediate start until the end of September.

Salaries will be discussed at interview.