Junior Web Developer

Head Office, Grant House, WN4 8DE

MGF are currently seeking to recruit a Junior Web Developer to join the team at our Head Office in Ashton-in-Makerfield.

As a Junior Web Developer, you will work with the software development team, to proactively assist in the development and maintenance of the Companies external and internal facing web applications and progressively take part in design of digital systems throughout the organisation.


  • Redevelopment of legacy web and mobile applications
  • Design and development of bespoke web and mobile applications
  • The full software development life cycle from requirements and specifications to testing, quality assurance and maintenance

Core Requirements

  • Good working knowledge of: OOP PHP 7+, Javascript/Ajax, HTML5/CSS3
  • Experience in the following is also desirable: GIT version control, MySQL, MVC Frameworks, especially Lumen / Laravel, Angular 2+, Typescript, Responsive Design, Testing Methodologies, Restful APIs, NPM, Webpack, Continuous Integration, WordPress
  • A Technical degree or equivalent is desirable but not essential

The ideal candidate will have at least one years’ experience in a similar role and/or a strong portfolio of personal development work / open-source contributions.

They should also be an effective communicator with strong problem solving and decision-making skills together with good planning and organising skills.

Additional Information

MGF Ltd is a rapidly expanding, market leader in the design, manufacture, hire and sale of proprietary excavation and structural support systems to the Construction Industry. Established in 1981, MGF employ over 400 staff at 14 locations nationwide. We are a highly respected sector leader, providing state of the art solutions. We have a passion to provide a total service to our customers. We manufacture our own equipment and operate our own transport fleet. For more information about our Company and the exciting things we do, please visit our website www.mgf.co.uk.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of society.  All applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

To apply, please submit your CV and salary expectations to Joe Jenkins, at: hr@mgf.co.uk

Or by post :

Joe Jenkins
Head Office
Grant House
Lockett Road
Ashton in Makerfield