Blog: Company

Meet Neil Glazebrook, Director

Neil joined TJ in 2004, starting as a transport operator coordinating the daily vehicle movements. Within 10 years he was promoted to Director and is now responsible for leading the transport operations. Outside of work, Neil loves spending time with his family and watching his two sons play sports.  What does your role involve? Although […]

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Providing essential services with safety in mind

The announcement of the COVID-19 lockdown sent shockwaves through the country and many businesses had to temporarily close their doors. But what about those who didn’t? TJ is on the list of companies providing essential services and as such was expected to keep operating. Here we speak to TJ’s chairman Terry Higgins about how they’ve […]

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Meet Elaine Stenning, Purchase Ledger

Elaine has worked for TJ for 18 months and is enjoying being part of a friendly, supportive team. Outside of work, Elaine enjoys baking, watching films, listening to music and spending time with family. What does your role involve? I process invoices for things that we’ve purchased for the business. These can be things that […]

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Taco or tacho break?

Whether they’re stopping for a tasty Mexican treat or not, all drivers must have a 45-minute break after 4.5 hours of driving to stay in line with Government legislation. This could present drivers with the perfect opportunity to grab a tasty-filled tortilla, or indeed a meal of any kind, but it is the rest from […]

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Your skip delivery: what to expect

So you need a skip and you’ve decided to opt for TJ’s services, perhaps due to our excellent reputation for customer service or the fantastic value for money we offer. Booking the skip is just the beginning so what happens next? Read our top tips to smooth skip delivery to discover what you can expect […]

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Meet Tony Light, TJ artic driver

Tony has worked for TJ for over 16 years as an artic lorry driver and says they’re a great company to work for. He’s watched the company grow and is keen to see what the future holds for TJ. In his spare time, Tony likes to spend quality time with his family with many weekends […]

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Go green this Christmas!

It’s that time of year again: the weather’s getting colder, twinkling lights are beginning to appear in windows and Wizzard are gracing the radio waves – yep, it’s Christmaaaas!  So much preparation goes into Christmas each and every year. Millions of families across the globe will be planning, buying, wrapping and decorating for most of […]

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TJ: a great place to work

What makes a great place to work? Being treated well, valued, remunerated appropriately and made to feel part of the team are things we all hope for from our employer. TJ delivers all of these and more and as a result they have a pretty impressive staff retention rate. Companies know that happy staff equals […]

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Meet Abbie Spratt, Customer Service Assistant

Abbie has recently joined TJ after completing her A levels. She’s keen to learn and is a strong advocate of excellent customer service, which makes her the ideal TJ employee. In her spare time Abbie enjoys walking her two dogs, Sprocker-Poo Dixie and Spoodle Hope. What does your role involve? It’s really varied! My main […]

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