Careers Bus Shelters

Sustainable timber shelters

Current vacancies:

Littlethorpe are the UK's leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of hardwood bus shelters. Based in Thurmaston, Leicester, Littlethorpe has over a third of a century of experience in joinery design, manufacture and installation.

“Littlethorpe” hardwood bus shelters can be found throughout the UK.
  • Littlethorpe is an ISO 9001:2008 accredited company.
  • Littlethorpe is proud to be an “Investors in People” company
  • All of the wood used by Littlethorpe is FSC “Forest Stewardship Certified” and from sustainably well managed forests
  • Littlethorpe was established in 1983 and is a family owned company.

We do not currently have any vacancies:

However, we are always interested in talking to skilled, experienced people who might fit into our team in the future, in particular;


If you are suitably qualified and have experience of working with solid timber, especially hardwood we would be interested in talking to you.

Are you able to set up and operate:
  • Cross cut saws, Rip saws, Band saws and Chop saws
  • Spindle Molders including ring fences
  • 5 head Tennoners
  • Drum and Pad sanders
  • Chisel and Chain/Chisel Morticers

Experience with CNC machines would not be relevant, experience with hand tools would be.
Any role would be as part of a small, busy team that is currently full of people who are strong, hardworking and reliable.

To express an interest in talking to Littlethorpe, email us:

For more information about our bus shelters, please contact Littlethorpe of Leicester direct on:

0116 260 3777 or email us