Service Update

You can still order online for home delivery and contact our team of experts for advice. Please note, it is currently taking 3-5 days for orders to be delivered.. You can't visit our stores, they're temporarily closed. Learn more.

Axminster Tools & Machinery has not only established itself as a market leader in the mail order tools and machinery industry but it is also our mission to be a quality employer.

We believe the key to our success lies in our culture. Our aim is not only to run an exceptionally successful business, but also to be a first class employer that offers a competitive and attractive benefit package which retains and motivates our staff.

Having a modern and friendly environment for our workforce is at the heart of our company; we encourage all staff to be ambitious and we have a strong learning and development ethos together with a wellbeing programme to support our employee’s lifestyles.

We very much live by our Company Values and continually look for motivated and committed people that can share the passion of our customers by offering trusted product knowledge (should the role require) and a service that they deserve.

We are keen advocates of growing our own people and promoting from within whether it is a move sideways or upwards; we want people who strive for excellence and are excited to be a part of what we are making!

Internet Retailing Top 500 UK

Axminster Tools & Machinery has recently been recognised as a Top 50 Internet Retailer in the IRUK Top 500 2019 and has a Trustpilot Trustscore based on customer feedback of 9.7 out of 10. For more information on our Company and it's Corporate Social Responsibility please click here.

We are an an equal opportunities and accredited Living Wage employer.

Business Areas

Did you know we have many exciting business areas within the Company, each one playing a vital role in the Company’s success. Many of our roles don't require any knowledge of tools and machinery! Why not take a look at some of our departments and see where you fit in...

Perks & Benefits

Our ethos is that our employees are key to the Company's success; therefore, we believe that investing heavily in developing staff helps to achieve our Company Values. Explore the sections below to find out more...


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Apprenticeship Scheme

Location - Head Office, Axminster

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Web Developer

Location - Head Office, Axminster

How to apply

  1. Click the "Learn More & Apply" button against any relevant job listing above and then click the "Apply Now" button to take you to our application form. An application form must be completed in order to be processed.
  2. Alternatively, making clear of the vacancy applied for, you may email your CV directly to or post to:

    Human Resources Department
    Axminster Tools & Machinery
    EX13 5PH

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