Current Vacancies

Sales Executives

Astra Site Services are the UK’s leading provider of Hydraulic Excavator Attachments and have been supplying the Plant, Demolition and Construction industries with specialised products for over 20 years.

We are expanding our successful sales and marketing team and have a new position for an enthusiastic and results driven individual to promote and sell our specialised products on a business to business basis.

The Role:

Making bound calls to new and existing customers you will promote Astra’s wide range of products and services.

You will identify, generate and follow up new and existing business opportunities.

Once you’ve received full training you will assess the needs of individual customers and advise the best products for their needs.

The Person:

The ideal candidate will be a very well organised individual with an excellent telephone manner, the ability to think on your feet, work well under pressure, love new challenges and pick up new procedures and IT systems quickly.

You will be a team player, with experience in a fast paced sales or customer focused environment.

Although we would prefer experienced telesales executives, experience within the plant hire industry is not necessary as full product training will be given.

There is great potential for progression within this national and continually expanding company for ambitious individuals who are enthusiastic, quick to learn and can bring something extra to the role.

This is an office based, permanent – full time position based in the Selkirk area of the Scottish Borders.

Starting salary up to £17,500

To apply send your CV and a covering letter to

Market Researcher

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a confident, driven individual to research the construction & Civil Engineering Industry within the UK.

Using various tailor made software packages that will give direct access to all planning applications in the UK. Your task will be to investigate what stage the planning is at and to supply this information to the sales team.

Although no experience in market analysis is necessary, and full training will be given, you must be:

  • Computer Literate (familiar with various work packages inc Excel, Word, Outlook)

  • A driven & determined individual

  • Have an organised work ethic

  • A creative & enthusiastic team player

Starting Salary up to £17,500

To apply please send a CV & cover letter to


Machinery Spray Painter

Astra Site Services are the UK’s largest providers of Hydraulic Excavator Attachments and we are currently seeking a full time spray painter/assembler to refurbish our equipment (Breakers, Augers, Pile Croppers etc) at our Basildon, Essex depot.

You must be practically minded, have a hands on approach to work and would ideally have some experience working in a workshop environment.

Experience spray painting is desirable but not essential.

Salary Negotiable depending on experience

To apply send your CV and a cover letter to 


Plant Attachment Fitter

Astra Site Services are the UK’s largest providers of Hydraulic Excavator Attachments and we are currently seeking two full time Delivery Driver/Plant Attachment Fitters at our London (Basildon & Iver) based depots.

The Person

You will be a very well organised and hardworking individual, who’s quick to learn, familiar with various tools (spanners/ air guns etc) and has the ability to think on their feet.

The Role:

Driving our 3.5 & 7.5 ton vehicles, you will deliver and fit a wide range of attachments (Augers, Pile hammers, Pile croppers, Breakers etc) to and from construction sites throughout the Greater London Area. You will also be expected to attend minor on site repairs and assist with equipment maintenance in the workshop.

Product training will be provided, however preference will be given to applicants with experience in a plant, mechanical or hydraulic based role.

A full UK driving license is essential (covering 7.5ton vehicles is preferable). Ability and license to drive a Fork Lift is preferable although training will be given to the right candidate.

This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic team and a growing company.

Starting salary negotiable depending on skills & experience.

To apply send your CV and a cover letter to