Job Opportunities at Thimbleby & Shorland

Experienced Rural Surveyor

Job Overview
Are you an experienced Rural Practice surveyor looking to work in a small team with a stimulating and varied workload, with the opportunity to become a part owner of the business?  Such an opportunity has arisen here in Reading, Berkshire.   Knowledge of the area and some experience of auctioneering would be an advantage.

Further Information
Salary: Competitive based on experience

Job Description:
We provide a wide spectrum of advice to landowners and farmers, both tenants and owner-occupiers, across Berkshire, South Oxfordshire, South Buckinghamshire, and North Hampshire.  The opportunity has arisen for an experienced surveyor to take on a large, long-established client base.  The business also has a thriving auctioneering department.  There would be the opportunity to acquire a share in the company subject to performance.

Contact Chris Boreham on 0118 950 8611, or 07760 888543, or email

All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

Vehicle Auction Sales Organiser

An opportunity has arisen to organise vehicle sales online and by live auction in central Reading with this long-established firm of Auctioneers.  We are seeking an enthusiastic, organised and energetic person able to work on their own initiative, and as part of a team, with good communication and IT skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and the ability to work with databases are essential. 

Full driving licence required. Forklift operator’s licence (industrial forklift) and motor trade experience would be an advantage (training and certification for use of forklift can be provided).  Salary by negotiation.  20 days holiday in addition to bank holidays.  Closing date for applications: 30th June 2017.

To apply please send your CV to:

Part-Time Positions

To assist in the preparation and running of our live and online auctions.
Based at our premises in central Reading.
For further information or to apply please send your CV to  Richard Dance

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