Career Opportunities

Are you keen to work with a progressive and exciting company?
This page shows our current vacancies and is regularly updated so check back if there is nothing suitable at this time.

For all operative & manual roles, please complete an application form which can be downloaded here (or posted to you on request) and send to the Abingdon Office.

White Horse Contractors Limited
Lodge Hill
Oxon OX14 2JD

WHITE HORSE CONTRACTORS LIMITED IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER. A Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check will be carried out for all posts. Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.

General Builder/ Carpenter

Based from our yard in Shippon, OX13 6UX, we have a vacancy for a General Builder/ Carpenter who will be responsible for varied works, from riverbank revetments, concrete slabs, water retaining structures e.g. weirs, water control structures etc. Working with green oak timber structures such as jetties/ boat houses.

Must be able to work from plans, prepared to tackle a variety of tasks and be self-sufficient. CSCS H&S is required.

Must work to a high standard and be able to work productively and safely of your own when necessary.

This position is for full time employment or on a self-employed basis could be considered.

Excellent rates of pay to suitable candidates.

Interested candidates can download the job description here.

Expressions of interest together with a current CV should be sent to:
Mr Philip Matchwick
Operations Director
White Horse Contractors Limited
Barrow Farm
Faringdon Road
Oxon, OX13 6UX

Trainee or Experienced Plant Operatives

We are always keen to receive applications from skilled & experienced plant operatives, or individuals we can train who have transferrable skills and a genuine interest in gaining experience to become an accomplished plant operator.

To assist with a variety of projects throughout the Midlands and southern England. We utilise 360 & 180 excavators, forward tipping dumpers, trenchers, tractors, rollers.

Good rates of pay and overtime hours available. Guaranteed 40 hour basic week. Annual attendance bonus, weekly service bonus after 1st year, workplace pension scheme. Training will be provided for the right candidate. Temporary contract for 18 months with strong potential to become permanent for the right person.


Any current vacancies are shown on the left. If there is nothing suitable for you at this time please check back as this page is updated regularly.

Thank you.