Campervan Technician Vacancy - Thistle Rose Leisure

Campervan Conversions
Campervan Conversions
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Campervan Technician / Coachbuilder
Thistle Rose Leisure are an established camper van converters based in North Yorkshire. We pride ourselves in producing high quality conversions using the latest 3D CAD/CAM processes including our 6 axis, 6m reach robotic arm. We design, assemble and install furniture, heating systems and electrical subsystems to our vehicles, working closely with our customers to achieve exactly the specification they desire.
Job description
The role will involve converting panel vans to fully functional campervans and will include tasks such as:
  • Preparing and cutting vans,
  • Lining interiors,
  • Wiring,
  • Assembling furniture and fittings,
  • Installing elevating roofs
You will, therefore require an aptitude for and the ability to undertake tasks including fabrication, plumbing, cabinet making, electrical installation and be competent in the use of hand tools.
You will learn all aspects of the conversion process and although experience is not necessary, we feel the best candidate will have a love for the traditional skills and an aptitude for the relevant manufacturing techniques.
We are looking for someone with a ‘can do’ attitude, an attention to detail, pride in their work, a willingness to learn and a desire to constantly provide the highest standard of product for our customers. You will also be able to work as a team, work to deadlines and maintain good humour during high pressured situations.
Knowledge of safe handling and the relevant H&S regulations would be advantageous, along with some vehicle experience – although neither are essential as training will be provided.
You will work in a small friendly team where you will be encouraged to grow your role and effectiveness within the company.
You will work a 37-hour week, over four days Monday to Thursday. Occasional overtime is available.
As well as statutory holidays, you will be given 171 hours holiday per year (broadly equivalent to 23 working days per year).
You will be paid commensurate with your experience between £9.50 and £11.50 per hour weekly in arrears.
If you are interested in this position, please forward an application letter, with a current CV to Peter Occardi.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £9.50-£11.50 per hour
COVID-19 considerations:
Visits and interviews are by appointment only.
Our Conversions
Volkswagen Transporter
The eternal Transporter is still the most popular van for a camper conversion. A Thistle Rose Leisure Conversion is available in all formats and layouts for this superb van.
Transit Custom
The Transit Custom is a real alternative to the VW T6, available in short and long wheelbase as well as with a hi-top factory roof, this van makes an excellent practical campervan.
Nissan NV200
An exceptionally compact fun vehicle that can make a full camper for 2+2 with a full length bed and side kitchen squeezed into a vehicle that is no larger than a compact hatchback car.
Ducato, Boxer, Relay
The large Sevel vans make exceptional campervans. With their near vertical side walls, they are ideal to convert into a living space. We have various designs for this vehicle including bed-over-garage and rear dinette designs.
Other Builds
As qualified automotive designers and professionals in rapid prototype and development, we are uniquely placed to look at bespoke design and build projects
Drivelodge Roof Installation - VW T6
Thistle Rose Leisure LLP, Unit 5D, Airedale Business Park, Skipton, BD23 2TZ
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