John Guest, a proud manufacturer and the inventor of plastic push-fit, produces all of its connectors and tube in Britain. The company has a long established reputation of manufacturing nothing less than the best. In the age of outsourcing, where most businesses are moving the manufacturing processes outside of the UK, the family owned business strictly controls the entire process from initial tool design through to engineering and manufacturing to ensure only products of highest quality are produced. Unlike any of its competitors, the company exports its products to a number of countries around the world where the John Guest’s push-fit technology is highly regarded.
As well as being a big name in the Plumbing & Heating industry, John Guest’s push-fit fittings and pipe are used in industries such as Automotive, Telecommunications – Blown Fibre, Compressed Air & Pneumatics and Drinks Dispense & Pure Water. Renowned companies such as Ferrari, Aston Martin, Heineken and BT trust John Guest’s Speedfit Technology to deliver high performance products and services to their customers. From fuel lines in cars to dispensing beer in pubs up and down the country, filling air in your tyres to delivering broadband to your home, John Guest takes extreme pride in the fact it is a part of your everyday life.
John Guest offers apprenticeship opportunities to people that want to become engineers and who want to gain valuable experience in a real world environment while they are surrounded and supported by experienced engineers who will pass on their skills, experience and knowledge. The company believes in nurturing and growing in-house talent and there are always opportunities for apprentices to secure a permanent position.
Apprentices are well rewarded at John Guest, with a competitive salary as they learn and can gain valuable work experience resulting in specific skills using the ‘state of the art’ technology, machinery and equipment.