Employment at Teignbridge

Teignbridge Propellers is a long established world-class company, supplying propellers and sterngear to many of the worlds leading boat builders. We are committed to recruiting, developing and retaining high calibre staff throughout the organisation. We seek staff who are motivated, enthusiastic and equally committed to producing and selling high quality components. To support this vision, Teignbridge offers excellent terms and conditions of employment, coupled with an individual personal development plan for each employee.


Teignbridge Propellers offers a tremendous variety of employment opportunities across various disciplines including moulders, fettlers, polishers, machinists, pattern making, inspectors, technicians, design engineers, sales engineers, administration, quality control, accounting, HR, export & purchasing.


We are committed to equality of opportunity and we welcome applications from all prospective employees.


If you are interested in any of the below roles please send an email to tanya.mitchell@teignbridge.co.uk or call our HR Department on 01626 333377


Currently Vacancies

Despatch Co-ordinator

Newton Abbot, TQ12 4AW

Position Summary

To ensure that product is despatched to the correct address using the most cost effective method and complete with all the necessary documentation and in accordance with the appropriate regulations

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Advise sales staff on shipping/payment terms for export enquiries/orders
  • Complete all necessary export documentation
  • Negotiate freight rates and ensure shipments are carried out within budget
  • Maintain records of exports for VAT/Custom officials including IPR and customs warehouse and declare bills of discharge and associated HMRC declarations
  • Manage Letter of Credit transactions and prepare documents for presentation to bank
  • Correct production of pro-forma invoices to facilitate prompt payment
  • Liaise with internal and external customers
  • Deal with matters arising from any company imports include Customs duty and RMA database
  • Review practices and procedures to maintain maximum efficiency
  • Supervise staff in Despatch department and advise daily details of upcoming shipments, priorities and carriers
  • Book shipments onto TOPS and liaise with Finance Department
  • Liaise with Inspection on survey orders in order to source weights/expected completion dates in order to pre-book shipments
  • Order all packing materials
  • Authorise invoices relating to Despatch
  • Keep up to date with current shipping legal and legislative requirements

Knowledge, Skill and Ability Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of Word and Excel
  • ISO procedures relevant to Despatch

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years export position in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Benefits include Pension Scheme, 5 weeks annual holiday and free car parking