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Kempston Controls is a leading component distributor based in Rushden Northamptonshire and Huddersfield.


Kempston Controls has grown to be the largest distributor of Factory Automation Sensors, with key relationships with all the markets major manufacturers. We are looking to recruit an additional member of the team to promote and support some of the more technical applications and customers’ enquiries.

The Position

Due to expansion we require as Technical Sales Engineer to join our well established sales team.

You will be required to provide application support and advice to our existing customers and to develop new relationships, with the overall target for transforming both of these areas into long-lasting relationships. Taking ownership for meeting and exceeding sales targets you will use your initiative and business acumen skills with the aim of increasing business volume and raising company profile, demonstrating an understanding of our customers’ needs and how we can help.

Working closely with both OEM and end user accounts, you will require the drive to be successful within an organisation focused on growing the business by providing customers with the best solutions to their problems and, identifying future needs.

An established customer base coupled with massive potential makes this a fantastic opportunity for self-motivated, outgoing candidates.

The Candidate

You will have good knowledge of Sensing Systems and in-depth knowledge of at least one of the major manufacturers we represent gained through experience. You will have the confidence to work independently, with the attention to detail and customer orientated mindset to provide an accurate solution.

* The salary is negotiable and will depend on experience.

To take advantage of this great opportunity to join a rapidly growing Company, apply in writing with your CV.

  • Mr Craig Barrowcliffe
  • Kempston Controls
  • Shirley Road
  • Rushden
  • Northants
  • NN10 6BZ

Warehouse Operative

We are looking to recruit a new Warehouse Operative to join our warehouse team at our Rushden site. Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, this position will involve all general warehouse duties including unloading of Lorries, quality checking and booking in of stock, moving stock around the warehouse, picking and packing customers’ orders and general housekeeping duties. Experience within a warehouse with use of computers preferred but not essential, full induction and training provided.

Competitive Salary

To take advantage of this great opportunity to join a rapidly growing Company, apply in writing with your CV, or email

Enquiries to:

  • James Glenn
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Kempston Controls
  • Shirley Road
  • Rushden
  • Northamptonshire
  • NN10 6BZ
  • Tel: +441933 414520
  • Fax: + 441933 410211

The closing date for applications for the warehouse operative vacancy is 31st March 2017.