Polytec Personnel Ltd was established in 1984 and are a specialist engineering & scientific agency handling both permanent & temporary vacancies in the Cambs/Herts area. Please log onto our website which gets updated hourly for all the roles we currently have available.
Our client on the Cambridgeshire/Suffolk border is recruiting for a Production/Process Manager. The ideal candidate will come from a process background, with knowledge of GMP, and a flair for managing people and getting the best from a team. Problem solving skills and a long term need to grow your knowledge and experience in an international business would be advantageous. Having the right ability to motivate staff is essential. If you have not had management experience but have the right b...More
Our client, based on the Cambridgeshire/Essex border is seeking to recruit a Data Scientist. You will be a self-motivated individual with knowledge of sampled data manipulation as applied within automotive telematics and other telemetry applications. The client works on a growing population of leading edge telematics devices producing volumes of high quality data and needs to maintain the quality of the data and perform increasingly sophisticated analysis of that data. You will be working c...More
We are recruiting for a Project Engineer. The position is based in Cambridge and our client is looking for a candidate will maintain and follow up NPI and make sure that Tollgates are passed in time. You will also prepare quotes and ensure the correct resource prices are used. You will ensure profitability and that the time plan is kept.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
* Understanding of costing model
* Commercial and communication skills
* Customer focused
We have a new opportunity for a Technical Author. This is a permanent position based on the Cambridgeshire/Bedfordshire border. We are looking for candidates with excellent written English skills and an understanding of scientific, engineering and automotive technology. Experience with help authoring tools, DTP software, word processors and HTML editors would be an advantage.
* Writing and maintaining technical manuals with emphasis on automotive products
We are seeking to recruit an Electrical Technician. This role is based within our client's Production facility in Cambridgeshire. The technician will initially be heavily involved in the set-up of a new in-house electrical department that will provide panel wiring and electrical assembly/sub assembly for a growing customer base, working to design schematics. The successful candidate will have a City and Guilds, BTEC in electrical / electro-mechanical engineering or equivalent qualification ...More
A new position has become available for a Test Engineer for a company based just north of Cambridge. We are looking for somebody to test, fault-find and repair production products and support repair of product returns when necessary. Qualifications in electronics such as ONC, City and Guilds, BTEC level 3 or equivalent would be a distinct advantage.
* Locate and repair faults on products that are found not to work properly
* Support test and repair of product return...
Our Cambridge based client is looking for a Business and Technology Consultant to join their team. You will have responsibility for managing and delivering technology and business consulting projects for clients in the industrial, energy and consumer sectors. Project work is usually based in the Cambridge UK office, though some international travel is expected. In this role, you will be responsible for developing methodologies and executing projects that provide insight and clarity for our...More
We are recruiting for a Production Technician. Joining a team based near Newmarket, the successful candidate will carry out assembly of electronic products using relevant documentation and observing all necessary Health and Safety regulations. You will operate test and measurement equipment and correctly interpret results enabling inspection of completed units to the required ISO Quality Standard. Other responsibilities include ensuring all relevant paperwork pertaining to each job is comp...More
We are now recruiting for a Consultant Sensors Expert. Our Royston based client is a team of talented engineers and scientists in the areas of electronics, mechatronics, optics, software and fluidics. We are seeking a talented, insightful and ambitious physicist with a focus on sensors. The successful candidate will develop new products and technologies by drawing on their insight, analysis, creativity, initiative and drive. First rate academic credentials in physics or a closely related di...More
We are recruiting for a Consultant in Electromagnetics. Our Royston based client is a unique multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers with a focus on novel devices and early-stage technology in markets ranging from aerospace to healthcare. You will contribute to and build exceptional teams, taking responsibility for development programmes as project leader and using your extensive experience to make sound technical and project decisions. We are seeking technically excellent, ambi...More
We have a new vacancy for a Graduate Electronics Design Engineer for a Royston based team. You must be hands-on, and to be able to build and modify systems that include hardware, software, mechanics, fluidics, pneumatics. Candidates must have a degree in mechanical, electronic or equivalent engineering discipline.
Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
* A proven track record working as a Development / Commissioning engineer within a New Product Development and Introduction team
We are seeking to recruit a UNIX Administrator. This role is based in Cambridge and encompasses implementation, support and maintenance of UNIX services for a technical innovations company while also providing network and security systems support. The IT Services team are responsible for a broad range of systems throughout the global enterprise and are looking for a talented UNIX administrator to manage and evolve capability. This is an exciting opportunity to be challenged and stimulated...
Our client has a new opportunity for a Material Handler. The position is based just north of Cambridge and we are seeking committed and enthusiastic candidates with prior experience in a similar materials handling role. You will be a well-organised, good communicator who is focused on customer needs. Good PC skills and team playing skills are essential and you will have a flexible and professional attitude ti your work.
* Accurately receive and transact, distri...
We have a Contract vacancy for a Radio Software Engineer - Bootloader. The position is based in Royston and is for approximately 3 months (with possible extension). You will be working in a team developing a new terminal product and taking a new design through development and prototyping stages, solving design and implementation problems and contributing to design iterations
Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
* Embedded Software Engineer with a good, relevant university degree
* At lea...
A new vacancy has arisen for a Senior Electronics Development Engineer. Joining a growing team based in Royston, you will be responsible for the design, development, and test of the drive and control electronics and firmware for use with current and future products. This is a hands-on position that will involve you in all aspects of design, assembly and testing of the digital printing system. Your job will be to conceptualise, design, implement and validate subsystems and systems solutions t...More
We are recruiting for an Electrical Installations Engineer on behalf of a company just outside Cambridge. You will perform a variety of electrical work including control systems, industrial three phase wiring and domestic wiring at customer sites throughout the UK. You must be a fully qualified Electrician with 17th Edition. Experience with PLC programming and control systems would be an advantage. The successful candidate will have access to a fully expensed company van. You must be fl...More
We are recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer. Joining a team based near Royston, you will take responsibility for planning and carrying out the detailed design of complex electro-mechanical products. You will handle the complete project lifecycle from concept generation and schematics, through development and testing, to prototyping, the creation of production-ready 2D and 3D CAD data, and into production tooling debug and BoM optimisation. You will work closely within a small team of ...More
We are recruiting for an Applications Engineer for a team based in Royston. You will provide development support to both current-model engineering and platform projects. The role primarily manages the design validation and release control of software. Additionally the role provides applications engineering support for system set-up training, system performance validation and acts to capture learning from field issues which can be harnessed to improve the product offering. The role may req...More
We are recruiting for a Project Engineer to co-ordinate teams of mechanical, electrical, electronics hardware, and software engineers in the design of products. The role is based in Royston and leads the technical development aspects of numerous concurrent projects managing progress on a day to day basis. The role may require occasional travel within the UK and overseas.
* Review specifications of all new customer orders entering the business to assess feasibility
We have vacancies for 2x Maintenance Planner/Schedulers. Our client has two key sites in the UK, one in North London and the other in Royston, Hertfordshire. We are looking to recruit one for each site. The roles will report into the Maintenance Planning Manager and will hold responsibility for administering the SAP Asset Management System, responding to notifications, processing works orders, ensuring the integrity and accuracy of the data at all times and that SLAs are maintained. The id...More