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Maplin Electronics Ltd are a company that specialise in the sale of electronic goods and as well as the stores that they operate all over the United Kingdom, they also have a large online purchasing system in place as well as telephone and mail order services. Founded in 1972 by Roger and Sandra Allen and Doug Simmons in Essex, Maplin Electronics have grown to a network of over 210 stores and their headquarters have now moved to Wombwell in South Yorkshire where the distribution centre is also based.

With stores all over the United Kingdom, students and school leavers looking for part time jobs or even full time careers could find a Maplin Electronics store close to them where positions as in store sales assistants might be an option. Because Maplin Electronics are such a large company with a successful mail order arm, too, there are many different entry level jobs that could be available with the company as well as head office roles and retail management jobs that might suit those looking for graduate careers and other types of long term careers.

Maplin Electronics are Britain’s leading electronics specialist and they look to recruit staff who want to work in a fast-paced environment and who are committed the continuing expansion of the company. This is true from head office roles right down to entry level jobs, working as a sales assistant in store. The good news for students and school leavers who might not have any previous work experience is that Maplins Electronics do not necessarily look for any. What they require from you is enthusiasm and a passion to share your electronics knowledge with customers who walk through the doors. If you have any type of interest in electronics and sales, then retail jobs with Maplins Electronics could be ideal for you. Young people based in South Yorkshire could find entry level jobs and other student jobs within the distribution centre. Staff at all levels are given training and development by Maplins Electronics.

With stores all over the United Kingdom and a support centre in South Yorkshire, there is a chance there is a Maplins Electronics store close to where you live where there could be job and career opportunities waiting for you. Maplins Electronics have also expanded overseas over the years and now have a presence in Taiwan, Hong Kong and China.

Whether it’s jobs for students and young people such as roles as part time sales advisors in your local store, team leader and retail management positions or head office careers such as IT, finance and marketing careers, Maplin Electronics advertise their vacancies as they arise. For entry level roles as sales advisors, if you have a local store, it might be worth going along to introduce yourself to the store manager and make them aware of your interest in part time jobs or other roles for when there are vacancies. You can also browse vacancies via the Maplin Jobs website.

There is a whole variety of part time opportunities and full time careers that could be available with Maplin Electronics and with the company’s focus on promotion from within, those who want to develop a career could find lots of opportunities to do so, here. For Maplin Electronics jobs or other student jobs and opportunities, also take a look below to see if there is anything to suit you and you could be gaining work experience, learning new skills and earning money sooner than you think.

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