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Trainee Quality Inspector / Quality Engineer - up to £21kpa A leading Mechanical design and manufacturing organisation are now recruiting for a Trainee Quality Inspector / Quality Engineer. Sitting within the Quality team the trainee Quality Inspector / Quality Engineer will assist with the quality control of mechanical products. Office and workshop based responsibilities include liaising internally with engineering teams to solve quality issues arising from returned products and identifying where the quality defect's are arising and reporting this to the Quality Manager. In order to be considered for the Quality Inspector you will have a desire to work within quality control and have basic knowledge of Mechanical products. The ability to write reports and use of excel spreadsheets is essential, use of measuring equipment such as Vernier Caliper's and Coordinate Measuring Machine's / CMM is desirable. This position could be suited to a college leaver looking for entry into an engineering role or a quality inspector looking for a move into a position where you are partly office based as well as moving around the workshop investigating quality issues. Based in Hampshire and commutable from Havant, Leigh Park, Petersfield, Waterlooville, Fareham, Southampton, Portsmouth, Hilsea, Emsworth or Haying Island and surrounding areas. For further details or to apply for this vacancy email your CV to: or contact Emma Sturgess on 023 9232 2357 for further details.
Shift Maintenance Engineer (Nights) - Bedfordshire - Permanent - £28,000 to £34,000 This is an excellent opportunity for an apprentice trained Maintenance Engineer to join an established FMCG business located in the Bedfordshire area. Role Purpose To provide engineering resource for implementing Planned Maintenance, Root Cause Analysis, Breakdown Support, Continuous Improvement & Modifications. Key Duties To improve machine availability, efficiency and life span Fault diagnosis & breakdown repairs across production plant & services To identify root cause solutions / problem solving Identify continuous improvement, energy saving, cost reduction and efficiency improvements To drive engineering compliance across all aspects of work Work across mechanical & electrical trades (as qualified to do) Support & coach other members of staff where required To operate on a 4on, 4off shift pattern consisting of 12-hour night shifts. Requirements Completion of a recognised trade apprenticeship in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Trade qualified to at least C&G / BTEC standard Experience gained within automated/FMCG environment Experience with machinery maintenance, problem solving and repairs Able to demonstrate a pro-active approach to engineering, utilising lean tools for efficiency and problem solving. Understanding of PLC systems and fault-finding. Candidates will ideally hold 17th Edition certification To Apply Please forward you CV or contact Gary Crawley on 02392 322 372 for a confidential discussion.
Engineering Project Manager, Ringwood, Up to 55K A global organisation based on the South Coast in is seeking a Engineering Project Manager to join their team on a permanent basis to work at their site in Ringwood. Working within a complex engineering environment the Engineering Project Manager will be responsible for the planning, monitoring and reporting of all projects to ensure that they are completed on time, within budget and meet performance requirements. Other responsibilities include: - Producing project plans for all projects to ensure that they are executed within cost and time budgets - Monitoring project activities and progress, including costs, against project plans, co-ordinating project tasks to maintain priorities and propose corrective actions as necessary to keep projects on time and within budget - Reporting projects' technical progress and financial status monthly, and more frequently if required - Maintaining project documentation and records. - Attending meetings with clients to discuss requirements, proposals and project progress - Monitoring changes in regulations and technology that may affect operations and advise management on any product development In order to be considered for this position candidate's need to have proven experience as a Project Manager within an engineering / manufacturing environment and as such have strong experience in managing multiple projects to time and financial budgets. In addition to this it would be advantageous to have the ability to read and understand an engineering drawing. This role is commutable from Bournemouth, Poole, Southampton, Salisbury, Wimborne, Ringwood, Portsmouth, Christchurch and other locations within Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire. For more information or to apply for the role of Engineering Project Manager please contact Ian Worsfold at STR on 02392 322 305 or email
Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Newcastle - c£40,000 A global high technology organisation is seeking a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis to work on their site in Newcastle. Working within a complex electronics engineering environment the Senior Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for providing operational support, managing new product introduction from cradle to grave. Other responsibilities include supporting the team, handling process and quality issues, implement continuous improvement methods, mentoring and developing junior members of staff. In order to be considered for this position candidates need to have experience in manufacturing/engineering environment as well as possessing competent lean skills. It would be advantageous to have experience in precision engineering as it would be to hold a formal qualification i.e. HNC / HND / Degree in Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering or a closely related subject. The position of Senior Manufacturing Engineer is commutable from Sunderland, Durham, Bishop Auckland, Washington Consett, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle. For more information or to apply for this position please contact Rachael Butt at STR on 02392 322 362 email:
Maintenance Engineer - Manchester - Permanent - £33,000 This is an excellent opportunity for an Apprentice Trained, Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join an established FMCG business based in Manchester. Role Purpose To provide engineering resource for implementing Planned Maintenance, Root Cause Analysis, Breakdown Support, Continuous Improvement & Modifications. Key Duties To improve machine availability, efficiency and life span Fault diagnosis & breakdown repairs across production plant & services To identify root cause solutions / problem solving Identify continuous improvement, energy saving, cost reduction and efficiency improvements To drive engineering compliance across all aspects of work Work across mechanical & electrical trades (as qualified to do) Support & coach other members of staff where required To operate on a 4on, 4off shift pattern consisting of 12-hour shifts. Requirements Completion of a recognised trade apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering Trade qualified to at least C&G / BTEC standard Experience within the FMCG or food manufacturing sector Experience with machinery maintenance, problem solving and repairs Able to demonstrate a pro-active approach to engineering, utilising lean tools for efficiency and problem solving. Understanding of PLC fault-finding Candidates will ideally hold 17th Edition certification To Apply Please forward you CV or contact Gary Crawley on 02392 322 372 for a confidential discussion.
Mechanical Design Engineer, West Yorkshire, Circa £32,000 A world leading organisation within their industry sector is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis to work on their site in West Yorkshire. Working within a high-tech engineering environment the Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for designing and detailing of machines and systems using 3D and solid modelling techniques to produce new conceptual designs and ensuring all design requirements and standards are maintained. In order to be considered for the position of Mechanical Design Engineer candidates will need proven experience with a top end 3D CAD package i.e. Inventor, Solidworks, ProEngineer etc. In addition to this it would also be advantageous to have experience of injection moulding; die casting and Buying and Materials. It would also be advantageous for candidates should have a formal qualification; Engineering Apprenticeship, HNC or HND or degree level in engineering discipline. The position of Mechanical Design Engineer is commutable from Huddersfield, Halifax, Dewsbury, Bradford, Leeds and other areas in Yorkshire and the North West. For more information or to apply for the role of Mechanical Design Engineer please contact Jess Silver at STR on 02392 322 321 or email
HVAC Design Engineer - Hampshire - £35,000pa A leading Electro-Mechanical manufacturing company serving the Defence Industry are recruiting for a HVAC Design Engineer to join the successful team. Working part of a small team the HVAC Design Engineer will be responsible for taking designs from concept through to production for HVAC Systems within a demanding industry. In order to be considered for the role HVAC Design Engineer candidates will have a proven record designing HVAC Systems, Experience in designing such systems for the marine / ship building industry and an understanding of the issues pertaining to the integration of mechanical systems and equipment within ships or marine platforms would be a distinct advantage. The position of HVAC Design Engineer is commutable from Portsmouth, Southampton, Fareham, Gosport, Waterlooville, Cosham, Havant and the surrounding area. In order to apply for the position of HVAC Design Engineer please forward your CV or call Dean on 02392 322 358.
ELECTRICAL DRAUGHTSPERSON - HAMPSHIRE - UP TO £35kpa A leading Marine Mechanical and Electrical design and manufacturing organisation are now recruiting an Draughtsperson. Sitting within the Electronics Software and Hardware design Team the Electrical Draughtsperson will take responsibility of the electrical aspects of the product design and manufacture. In order to be considered for the Electrical Draughtsperson candidates must have extensive experience of electrical wiring and experience using a CAD package to produce 2D and / or 3D drawings including detailed drawings for the production team. You will also be degree qualified in Electronics and / or Electrical Engineering or equivalent. Experience of working within the Ship Building / Marine industries would be a distinct advantage. For further details or to apply for this vacancy email your CV to: or contact Dean on 02392 322 358.
Mechanical / Structural Design Engineer - Hampshire - £35,000pa A leading electro-mechanical engineering and manufacturing company serving the defence industry are now recruiting for a Mechanical / Structural Design Engineer to join their successful team. Working as part of a small team the Mechanical / Structural Design Engineer will be responsible for generating complex designs using Tribon CAD from concept through to production for a demanding industry. In order to be considered for the position of Mechanical / Structural Design Engineer candidates will have a proven record within Mechanical / Structural Design within a heavy engineering role, experience with the Marine / Ship Building industries would be advantageous. Candidates will be educated to a minimum of HNC in Mechanical / Structural Engineering or closely related subject. Experience with Tribon CAD package is essential. In order to apply please forward your CV or call Dean on 02392 322 358.
Service / Project Technician - Hampshire - £17,000-£19,000 - Permanent A leading organisation are currently recruiting for a Service / Project Technician to join their team to visit customer sites and carry out and deliver a complex engineering related service for the customers. This is a permanent position based from Andover with extensive travel both UK and international. As a Service / Project Technician you will be required to be deployed to customer sites sometimes at short notice and often internationally. You will be responsible for operating the company's equipment in order to deliver a comprehensive and meticulous service to the customer. You will be given extensive training and will be expected to develop a thorough understanding of the company's technology, products and services. Initially you will shadow experienced engineers and later become responsible for your own projects. This role is working Monday to Friday with up to 2 in 4 weekends and some bank holidays, time in lieu given for these days. For the position of Service / Project Technician you should ideally have a technical educational background preferably in engineering HNC/HND or equivalent with customer facing experience and the confidence to work efficiently on a customer's site on your own. Candidates who are mechanically minded with hands-on experience will be considered as well. You may be required to gain Security Clearance for this position and as such applicants should be eligible for this. A Full UK driver's licence is essential as driving forms part of the role. Benefits include pension, life assurance, 20 days holiday rising to 25. This position is commutable from Winchester, Salisbury, Eastleigh, Basingstoke, Southampton, Newbury, Swindon, Hampshire, Wiltshire, M3 corridor. Engineering technician, service engineer, service technician In order to apply please forward your CV or call Heidi on 02392 314694 or for similar positions visit (url removed)
(POWER) SENIOR MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER - NORTHAMPTONSHIRE - £40,000+ A well-established client within the Power Generation Industry is currently seeking a Permanent Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join an expanding company with a strong proven background in renewable energy systems, waste process solutions and heavy industrial plant & machinery in the Northamptonshire Area. The core function of the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role will take full responsibility for ensuring the design, specification and implementation of manufacturing processes, equipment and applications in order to achieve/maintain customer specification and requirements. More information on the role is available upon request. In order to be considered for the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role candidates will need to have as a Minimum a Degree in Energy Systems, Thermodynamics or Mechanical Processes. A Significant Senior level, hands on experience in process, mechanical and/or energy systems design and calculation is also required. This can include office and field experience. The position of Senior Mechanical Design Engineer has a competitive salary of £40K+ and the role comes with industry standard holiday package. The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role is based in Northamptonshire and is commutable from Northampton, Bedford, Kettering and other locations across Northamptonshire. Possible similar job titles may include: Senior Draftsman or Draftsman Manager, Senior Design Engineer or Design Manager and Project Design Manager. In order to apply please forward your CV or call The Power Team on 02392 374 444.
(POWER) MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER - NORTHAMPTONSHIRE - £30,000 A well-established client within the Power Generation Industry is currently seeking a Permanent Mechanical Design Engineer to join an expanding company with a strong proven background in renewable energy systems, waste process solutions and heavy industrial plant & machinery in the Northamptonshire Area. The core function of the Mechanical Design Engineer role will take full responsibility for the detailed design of process plant elements. Also to provide detailed design analysis, translate those designs into 3D CAD models, generate bills of material, obtain notified body design approval and maintain the project technical file. More information on the role is available upon request. In order to be considered for the Mechanical Design Engineer role candidates will need to have a degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with five years' experience in a similar position. Knowledge and experience of pipe work design & layout, pressure vessel design, P&IDs, Layout drawings including 3D AutoCAD / Inventor along with welding methods, metallurgy and inspection. The position of Mechanical Design Engineer has a competitive salary of £30K and the role comes with industry standard holiday package. The Mechanical Design Engineer role is based in Northamptonshire and is commutable from Northampton, Bedford, Kettering and other locations across Northamptonshire. Possible similar job titles may include: Draftsman, Design Engineer, Design Technician and Project Design Engineer. In order to apply please forward your CV or call The Power Team on 02392 374 444.
Inventory Controller / Project Administrator - Fixed Term Contract (6 months) - £20,000 This is an exciting opportunity for a Stores / Inventory Administrator to join an expanding Project Support Team within the product development division of an expanding engineering organisation in the Portsmouth area. This team aids the project management process by providing a supporting service focusing on inventory ordering, management and recycling and engineering change control. Candidates must have experience Inventory Administration (involving the complete cycle for ordering, controlling, returning, etc of high value inventory and assets), production of process reports and charts for management, performing audits and stock checks and ensuring all process paperwork is properly completed and controlled. Applicants must have previous experience in inventory control as well as work experience within an engineering manufacturing industry. Comprehensive knowledge of an MRP / ERP system is an advantage (ideally SAP) and candidates must have MS Excel skills. This is a 6 month fixed term contract based in Havant and is commutable from Portsmouth, Chichester, Fareham and surrounding areas. There is the potential for this to become a longer term opportunity for the right candidate. To apply please call Katy Falconer on 02392 322 308 or send your CV Inventory Control / Inventory Controller / Stores Administrator / Stores Person / Stock Control / Stock Audit / Materials Planner / Materials Controller / Production Planner / Production Planning / Project Administrator / Project Support / PMO Support / Manufacturing Support
Stores Manager Cambridge £25,000 - £35,000 My client are an expert in the field of hardware manufacture to the aerospace and defence industries. Due to continued expansion they are now looking to employ a Stores Manager at their site in Cambridge. Stores Managers wishing to apply will be responsible for the following: Day to day running of Stores facility, goods inwards and despatch Stock accuracy Maintenance of KPIs and Continuous Improvement activities Supervise Stores team. Establish and maintain daily routine for running of the stores area. Ensure all goods received are booked in within 24hrs Ensure all GI queries are raised and chased through for resolution. Quarantine of items with suspected non-conformance and maintenance of the items held within the area/cupboard. Manage the PI counting and the relevant KPI charts and graphs. Motivate the stores team and manage the workload. Ensure that the stores processes comply with AS9100 Rev C and that the team work to the processes at all times Make sure that that unplanned material issues are dealt with correctly Supervise the Kitting to ensure it is carried out efficiently Form and run continuous improvement initiative. Alert Quality Department to any build up of backlog in Goods Inwards Inspection Attend operational review meetings as required to discuss priorities Maintain calibration of stores equipment Run annual stock take. Using Macola business system Inventory Management module, ensure stock accuracy and that every stock item as a bin location. Run the despatch department ensuing correct paperwork is packed with the good This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual to join a respected and forward thinking client highly influential in the electronics marketplace Commutable from: Cambridge, St Neots, Huntingdon, Newmarket, Bedford, Stevenage, Peterbrough, Luton If you wish to apply please forward your cv to Greg Coldwell at and call 02392 322347 to discuss.
QC Test Operative - 12 MONTH FIXED TERM CONTRACT(SHIFT) - NR BASINGSTOKE - £30,859.10 A leading manufacturing company is currently recruiting for a QC Test Operative to work at their site near Basingstoke. The QC Test Operative will carry physical, chemical and aesthetic tests/assessments in accordance with documented test instructions, sampling plans, visual standards and control plans.. The QC Tester will test the product as supplied from manufacturing, planning and prioritising work load and ensuring test results are fed back to manufacturing. The role will include working a 12 hour shift pattern rotating days and nights (6-6). This works out that you work 14 days in 28. To be considered for the role of QC Test Operative you will have a minimum of BTEC/HND level qualification, quick learner who is able to pick up work instructions, good dexterity and ability to understand and interpret data. Ideally previous experience within a manufacturing environment, although other suitable experience will be considered. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well established company. The role offers salary £30,859 plus 26 days holiday (pro rata-d), Pension and Private Healthcare. The role for a QC Tester is based in the Basingstoke area and is commutable from Southampton, Andover, Bracknell, Winchester, Salisbury, Newbury, Thatcham, Reading, Guildford, and other locations across Hampshire, Surrey, Berkshire and Dorset. If you wish to apply please email your CV
LABORATORY OFFICER - PERMANENT - NR BASINGSTOKE - £20,000 - £25,000 A leading manufacturing company is currently recruiting for a Laboratory Officer to work at their site near Basingstoke. The Lab officer will carry out a range of tests , production testings, atmospheric monitoring and other ad hoc tests to meet production needs. The Laboratory Officer will carry out scientific, laboratory or administrative procedures within establish procedures/practices. Recording results and advising of results. Monitor, calibrate and maintain scientific equipment. To be considered for the role you will have a minimum BTEC/HNC level qualification in Chemistry. Previous experience working within a laboratory is highly desirable. Good skills in following work procedures and a keen attention to detail. Able to use own initiative and work with minimal supervision. Good PC Literacy. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well established company. The role offers salary circa £20,000 - £25,000 plus 26 days holiday, Pension and Private Healthcare. The role for a Lab Officer is based in the Basingstoke area and is commutable from Southampton, Andover, Bracknell, Winchester, Salisbury, Newbury, Thatcham, Reading, Guildford, and other locations across Hampshire, Surrey, Berkshire and Dorset. If you wish to apply please email your CV
Naval Architect (Structural) - Glasgow - Permanent Highly Competitive Package Due to continued expansion, a new opportunity has arisen for a Naval Architect to join an established marine team in Glasgow. .Leading a small team of Naval Architects, other duties will include (but not limited to); - Working on a variety of new construction and conversion projects - Preparing designs for multiple projects - Assessing stability and structures - Ensuring that projects meet clients and statutory requirements and regulations The successful applicant will have a proven track record as a Naval Architect and be proficient in ship structures and stability aspects. The individual will also have a thorough knowledge of ship design and conversions and must be committed to continuous professional development. The successful candidate must have the right to live and work in the UK. For further information, please call Anthony Mussell on +44 (0)2392 322 365 or email your CV to (url removed) Think Maritime. Think Navis Consulting
Oracle Database Administrator - 9 Month Contract - Hendon - Up to £370 Per day LTD A 9 month contract opportunity has arisen for an Oracle Database Administrator with extensive Oracle experience to work for a known Government organisation. The successful Oracle DBA will have experience in a similar role in a large corporate environment using Oracle 11gR2. This role will involve the review of designs for PL/SQL scripts, responsibility of producing and modifying PL/SQL scripts against the agreed design and performing Performance Tests of the PL/SQL scripts within a Performance Test Environment. Candidates should have a good understanding of Linux and Shell scripting and experience in writing stored procedures in Oracle PL/SQL and the production of efficient SQL. A degree in Computer Science or equivalent is desirable. Based in North London - Hendon. Candidates should also be Security Cleared. For further information please contact Rianna Giorgi on 02392322351 or Oracle Database Administrator - Hendon
Refrigeration Engineer - Office Based Leeds Contract or Perm £32k / 15phr Urgent Urgent refrigeration engineer required to work in an office based capacity providing technical support for both clients and engineers in the field. You will be happy to work in a site based position and be a good communicator with significant refrigeration exp, preferably gained within a building controls, refrigeration controls, engineering or supermarket pack environment. The role will initially be 8.30-5 going to a shift pattern longer term. Based to the south of Leeds. Contact Clive at Kasus 02392 322 322 or email your cv
Joiners required for contract in Aberdeen. Multi skilled Joiners required for an immediate start in Aberdeen. We are currently seeking Joiners for an ongoing contract in Aberdeen. Please forward your CV for more information. This vacancy is on behalf of MGC Contract Services who are operating as a recruitment business.
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