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We're Hiring - Always interested to talk to machinists, assessors, OT's and sales people seeking a new challenge

Silvalea are always looking for exceptional people to join our exceptional company. If you are interested in working with us email your CV and a covering letter to customerservices@silvalea.com

Current Vacancies:



An EXCITING opportunity has arisen to develop your skills and become part of a team within a growing industry in medical devices. You will play a key part within either the business administration department or the customer service team. Both of these departments play a pivotal role in the continued success of the company. If you are interested in pursuing either an NVQ Business Administration Apprentice or a Customer Service NVQ Apprentice then please contact us to secure an interview. We are looking for confident, enthusiastic, communicators who are out going individuals with a will to succeed.

Silvalea are one of the UK’s leading British manufacturers and suppliers of moving and handling equipment and are very respected within the healthcare market. The medical devices industry is a very strong market and once you have developed your skills could provide a spring board to success within this highly lucrative sector of industry.



Position: One Dynamic Sales Executive required
Locations:  North of England
Salary: Excellent Package for candidate with proven record in Healthcare sales. Must be able to close new business.
Reporting: Sales Director

Due to growth in market share a new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales Executive at one of the UK’s leading British manufacturers and suppliers of moving and handling equipment. Based in the North of England, covering North, North West and North East.

The successful candidate should ideally have knowledge of the healthcare market and be used to dealing with both private and public bodies such as NHS, Local Authority and Social Care Organisations. OT’S, Hospitals, Rehab Units, Care Homes, and Community Equipment Stores.


  • Achieve sales targets as set by Sales Director
  • Create and develop new business opportunities, build and maintain strong business relationships with new and existing client base
  • Instigate visits and follow up company leads throughout the healthcare industry to identify sales opportunities
  • To be courteous, compassionate and maintain client confidentiality at all times
  • Attend meetings and exhibitions when and where required
  • To meet high levels of conduct as set out by our Safeguarding Policy
  • To be flexible with hours that are required to meet the needs of the business and undertake other tasks commensurate with your role

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Be dynamic with proven track record of sales and new business development
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent time management, IT and organisational skills
  • Full clean driving License

The role is working in a regulated activity and subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. To apply for this position, in the first instance, please send your CV along with a covering letter by 31st July 2017 to teri@silvalea.com



We require a Skilled Sewing Machinist to join our loyal and talented UK manufacturing team based in Newton Abbot, Devon.

Required experience and skills:

  • Excellent sewing machine experience
  • Attention to detail and good hand to eye co-ordination
  • Ability to follow drawings/designs and specifications
  • Good written, verbal and analytical skills
  • Must be a team player

Send in your CV and covering letter to be considered for this position. Previous applications need not apply. Please email Lyn@silvalea.com or ring her on 01626 331655

Silvalea Limited is an Equal Opportunities and Age Positive Employer