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My client is currently seeking a Trainee Commissioning Engineer to join and strengthen the team based from WARWICK. Job Description * As a Trainee Commissioning Engineer, you will be given the required support and development opportunities to develop your skills to become a key member of the Operations Team, specialising in automotive equipment. * On completion of the trainee program, you will be assigned to your designated role and become responsible for providing effective commissioning of equipment to achieve operational performance and acceptance of equipment following installations and modifications. * You will decide on methods used for individual test operations, conduct or instruct operatives accordingly and provide all relevant commissioning documentation Qualifications * You must have a relevant Engineering qualification such as an Apprenticeship, HNC/HND or degree in a mechanical / electrical engineering discipline. * You will have already gained some practical hands on work experience in an engineering environment and have a good understanding of mechanical / electrical engineering principles. * Experience of commissioning and/or installation of process plant would be an advantage but is not essential (booths, ovens, conveyors etc) * You will have good PC skills with the ability to use MS office applications. * You must have excellent communication skills, have the ability to liaise with the customer at all levels and be able to supervise and manage contractors. * You will be methodical and accurate with strong communication and problem solving skills. * You will be self motivated and have the ability to prioritise and plan workloads and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. * You will need to have a flexible approach and be able to work independently and within a team. * British passport holder. * Full driving licence. Based at their Head Office in Warwick, you will spend the vast majority of your time working on customer sites around the UK and sometimes overseas, for either short and extended periods. You will therefore need to be flexible with regards to travel and working time since weekends and some shifts will be required.
My client is currently seeking 2 Trainee Service Engineers to join and strengthen the team based from WARWICK. Job Description * As a Trainee Service Engineer, you will be given the required support and development opportunities to develop your skills to become a key member of the Service Team, specialising in automotive equipment. * On completion of the trainee program, you will be be assigned to your designated role and become responsible for providing effective servicing, maintenance and repair of customer equipment. * You may also be responsible for installation, modification or commissioning as required. Qualifications * You must have a relevant Engineering qualification such as an Apprenticeship, HNC/HND or degree in a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline. * You will have already gained some practical hands on work experience in an engineering environment and have a good understanding of mechanical or electrical engineering principles. * Experience of maintenance, service and installation of process plant would be an advantage but not essential. * Exposure to robotic equipment. ie Comissioning/Programming/Fault finding. * You will have good PC skills with the ability to use MS office applications. * You must have excellent communication skills and you will have the ability to liaise with the customer at all levels. * You will be methodical and accurate with strong communication and problem solving skills. * You will be self motivated and have the ability to prioritise and plan workloads and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. * You will need to have a flexible approach and be able to work independently and within a team. * British passport holder. * Full driving licence. Based at their Head Office in Warwick, you will spend the vast majority of your time working on customer sites around the UK and sometimes overseas, for either short and extended periods. You will therefore need to be flexible with regards to travel and working time since weekends and some shifts will be required.
My client is a leading Engineering company and due to recent significant growth, they currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced SALES ADMINISTRATOR / SALES COORDINATOR to join the team based in BRADFORD, WEST YORKSHIRE. OBJECTIVE: To conduct commercial and administrative responsibilities on behalf of the Sales and Product Engineering teams, liaising with customers, internal departments and production facilities ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES: * Manage all Sales activities and responsibilities in a structured, organised, efficient manner allowing transparent traceability, continuing to develop a robust system in line with corporate and product group requirements and in support of the established sales team. * Take direct responsibility for managing and maintaining day to day activities on key low value accounts. * Act as the key link between Engineering, Manufacturing, Logistics and Customers Purchasing teams. * Manage all special parts orders (prototypes/production samples/tooling/test work) * Process RFQ, obtain cost with manufacturing plant, propose effective pricing, provide quotation, process customer order into internal order, monitor manufacturing lead-time and report progress, raise customer invoice and close out with payment receipt confirmation. * Basic technical understanding required to allow translation of customer’s general technical requirements into the efficient processing of internal parts orders. * Pricing management – control price and raw material escalator adjustments and report to customers and respective plants, justifying changes as required. * Use customer purchasing online systems for accessing and entering price, quantity and delivery information. * SAP management – create new parts, conduct updates for existing parts and run reports as required. * Support Finance team in monitoring and recovery of any open ‘past due’ payments efficiently and in a timely manner. * General administration activities – assist Sales and Product Engineering Department with daily commercial and program administration activities. * Communication – provide effective communication between customers, manufacturing plants and team members. * Work within requirements of ISO 9001 SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: * HNC or NVQ 4 equivalent in Business, Technical or other equivalent discipline * Experience of providing a high level of customer service and continually achieving customer satisfaction * Basic technical knowledge * Proficiane with MS Office programmes (Word, Excel, Outlook) * SAP experience * Experience of OE automotive customer purchasing online systems * Strong organisational skills * Self motivated / driven / proactive * Ability & confidence to work on own initiative to progress tasks through to completion. * Good written & verbal communication skills * Flexible approach to satisfy changing priorities. * German Language * Understanding of project management * Approachable & personable * Ideally will have worked in a sales environment within a manufacturing / engineering industry * Commercially astute with a sound understanding of the commercial requirements for export sales * Polite and persuasive with excellent communication skills * Passionate, hard worker and well organised, professional with power to prioritise and multitask * Ability to meet tight deadlines
A fantastic opportunity currently exists with my client for an experienced PROJECT ACCOUNTANT to join their team based from their HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE manufacturing site. ROLE PURPOSE: To connect project activity with company financials, provide extensive reporting capabilities and help ensure accurate accounting and billing processes throughout project life cycles, whilst streamlining time and expense management. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * To prepare and report on profitability analysis of products and product lines including VAVE * To support general productivity initiatives across site with the appropriate level of involvement * Provide relevant, meaningful financial information to other departmental managers to assist business decision making * To support the new capital investment process as required and raising the physical Capex/AR * Preparation of the monthly financial statements including Trial Balance, Income Statement and Balance Sheet * Support the annual review of Sarbanes Oxley process documentation and completion of required walk-throughs in line with Corporate timetables * Assisting in the preparation of budgets as required * Liaising with internal and external audit as appropriate * Providing absence cover for the maintenance of the Fixed Asset database * Customer and Vendor master database changes * Accurate and timely calculation and production of new business quotations * Highlight where a routing is not set up properly and refer to the Systems Administrator * Support engineering changes across manufacturing in respect of associated costing information including CCF’s * Ad-hoc reporting * General support to Plant Controller, Finance Manager and Finance Team undertaking projects as assigned by the Plant Controller * Carry out special ad-hoc projects under the direction of the Finance Manager/Plant Controller QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: * CIMA part qualified looking to complete studies or qualified AAT looking to progress to CIMA * 3 years working within a finance function * Solid finance skills gained from working within a manufacturing environment * Strong IT skills with a good understanding of Excel * Strong team player with the ability to support and motivate others * Ability to respond to and meet critical timetables and to work under pressure * Excellent communication and presentation skills * Flexible approach to responsibilities. * Confidence in dealing with colleagues at all levels throughout the Corporation * The willingness and ability to develop the new skills to benefit the department and site * The willingness and ability to develop the skill and personality to interact with all levels within the business * A flexible self motivated team player who is methodical with good attention to detail and good planning and organisational skills * Must display high standards of punctuality, attendance and work ethic * Must show good judgment when dealing with confidential information * Driven to improvement and change with the determination to succeed * The attitude and will to want to make a difference
A fantastic opportunity currently exists with my client for an experienced COST ACCOUNTANT to join their team based from their HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE manufacturing site. ROLE PURPOSE: Functions as a business support person to the Plant and financial management team. Responsible for plant level costs and control including cost accounting, bill of material audits and cost analysis. Supports month end close and special projects as requested. Works closely with manufacturing to understand issues and how they impact the financial results as well as educate/inform departments on cost drivers and variances. Also act as liaison with corporate financial staff as required. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Interact with Logistics to ensure Bill of Materials (BOM) are accurate and up to date * Review and audit BOM’s to ensure they reflect the latest manufacturing practices, updating standard costs as required * Construct and develop data accumulation systems for cost accounting * Create and review controls for data accumulation and reporting systems * Analyse actual labour, material and overhead cost against Standard/Budget. * Participate in budget preparation * Weekly Sales and EBITDA forecasting * Actual/Budget cost comparison and follow up * Develop internal control policies, guidelines, follow up of SOX requirements * Preparation of Capital Expenditure appropriation requests * Participate and control productivity projects * Preparation of weekly , monthly KPI reports * Preparation of RFQ-s or support engineering in the offer preparation of goods sold as part of the month end close * Work with the finance department to implement and apply cost accounting policies and procedures as they are derived * Support Controller’s efforts for implementing and maintaining internal controls for operations, sales, engineering and finance * Perform ad hoc product/plant cost analysis to support the operations * Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts * Investigate cycle count variances and resolve issues * Report on break even points by products, cost centres and value streams * Report on margins by product and value streams * Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances * Analyse capital budgeting requests * Follow up of sales daily, weekly , monthly as it is required * Monthly variance analysis (budget/fcst/actual) * Prepare monthly financial reports QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: * 3 years + accounting/ finance experience * Degree or CIMA qualified * Exposure to manufacturing environments, cost accounting, reporting and variance analysis * Excellent analytical skills * Ability to coordinate and support multi departmental teams * Experience of manipulating large databases * High level of proficiency using spreadsheets (Excel) * Ability to interact with all levels within the business, customers and auditors * Excellent attention to detail * Ability to deal with confidential information * Experience of prioritising a changing workload * Strong written and verbal communications skills * Sound planning and organizational skills
***** UK RESIDENTS ONLY TO APPLY ***** Due to increasing success in the market place and a drive to expand across continental Europe, my client have a new and exciting role within their programming department for an experienced SOFTWARE DEVELOPER C++ based at their Farnborough offices They supply products and services to a variety of industries, including offsite construction (timber frame, roof trusses and floor joists), scaffold erectors, and timber window & door, timber garden product, furniture & bedding, packaging & crating and pallet manufacturing. Their software product range includes CAD based structural analysis systems that define a range of pre-fabricated products used within the structure of a building. The Software Developer is required to work with an integrated team of developers, product managers and software testers while preforming a variety of programming assignments based on Roof Truss & Engineered Joist software products. QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: * Degree or equivalent in an IT related subject. * Demonstrate 3-5+ years of Software development experience. * Knowledge of the following programming languages: o Strong experience in C / C++ is essential o Experience in C# / .NET is advantageous o Strong experience in SQL and relational database design are essential. o XML knowledge will be advantageous o Some experience in CAD software development is useful, but not essential * Strong knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and / or 2012. * Ability to investigate and analyse information and to draw conclusions. * Ability to implement and troubleshoot programming changes and modifications. * Ability to provide accurate and reliable development estimates. * Ability to quickly understand large-scale existing systems and work effectively within them. * Willingness to work to existing Software Standards. * Thorough technical knowledge in software development methodologies, design and implementation is desirable * Be a self-motivated, independent, detail oriented and a responsible team-player. * Good communication skills. * Full driving License * Ability to visualise in 3D is an advantage * Experience working within an Agile-based project environment is an advantage. * Experience developing CAD based structural analysis systems is an advantage. MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Design / Code Roof Truss & Engineered Floor Joist application logic requiring a high degree of complexity. * Effectively conduct code reviews when appropriate. * Effectively work with QA to investigate and solve specific application issues. * Assist team members with trouble shooting and complex problems solving. * Write and maintain programming documentation. * Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored or accessed. * Be prepared to travel to other offices in the organisation on occasion. * Work within an international team framework. * Invest time in on-going development of skills through self-study or training classes.
A fantastic opportunity currently exists with my client for an experienced REGIONAL SALES MANAGER / BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER covering the SOUTH EAST territory. ROLE PURPOSE: To develop a strategy which delivers a geographic customer base organic profitable & sustainable growth of all products and brands. SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: * Qualified in Sales / Business Development - ISSM. * At least 3-5 years experience of Sales within the Automotive Manufacturing industry - ESSENTIAL. * Solid Technical Sales experience with a proven track record * Key Account Competence * Business Plan generation * Time management skills * Ability to work to deadlines * SAP Knowledge. * Full driving licence. * Full British passport. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Delivery of a business plan including margin, revenue, product & brand growth * Monthly forecasting by top 10 customer & PH1 * Develop customer action plans for growth including promotion and Marketing support * Strengthen & build current, new relationships at all levels of customers business * Weekly, Monthly, quarterly reports as needed by UK General Sales Manager * Installer customer visits to promote sales and full understanding of products * Customer stock management program for introducing NPI’s & stock cleanse facilities. * Area database that relates to their current distributor plans and annual trading agreements * Call cycle of planned visits to named Principals & key contacts with a formulated agenda * Organise trade stands and all necessary equipment & represent the company at customer tradeshows * Identifying and administering training needs for distributors staff * Active recovery plan to secure Plan achievement against local sales under performance * Responsibility in debt maintenance and recovery through distributor finance relationships * Form alliances with Regional Buying group development individuals * Accrue local market intelligence of competitors pricing, catalogues and promotional offers * Working in partnership with all staff to achieve the success of the Plan * Promote the range of brands and enhance the company image
A fantastic opportunity currently exists with my client for an experienced REGIONAL SALES MANAGER / BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER covering the SCOTLAND & IRELAND territory. ROLE PURPOSE: To develop a strategy which delivers a geographic customer base organic profitable & sustainable growth of all products and brands. SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: * Qualified in Sales / Business Development - ISSM. * At least 3-5 years experience of Sales within the Automotive Manufacturing industry - ESSENTIAL. * Solid Technical Sales experience with a proven track record * Key Account Competence * Business Plan generation * Time management skills * Ability to work to deadlines * SAP Knowledge. * Full driving licence. * Full British passport. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Delivery of a business plan including margin, revenue, product & brand growth * Monthly forecasting by top 10 customer & PH1 * Develop customer action plans for growth including promotion and Marketing support * Strengthen & build current, new relationships at all levels of customers business * Weekly, Monthly, quarterly reports as needed by UK General Sales Manager * Installer customer visits to promote sales and full understanding of products * Customer stock management program for introducing NPI’s & stock cleanse facilities. * Area database that relates to their current distributor plans and annual trading agreements * Call cycle of planned visits to named Principals & key contacts with a formulated agenda * Organise trade stands and all necessary equipment & represent the company at customer tradeshows * Identifying and administering training needs for distributors staff * Active recovery plan to secure Plan achievement against local sales under performance * Responsibility in debt maintenance and recovery through distributor finance relationships * Form alliances with Regional Buying group development individuals * Accrue local market intelligence of competitors pricing, catalogues and promotional offers * Working in partnership with all staff to achieve the success of the Plan * Promote the range of brands and enhance the company image
A fantastic vacancy currently exists with my client for an experienced PROCESS ENGINEER / PROJECT ENGINEER based at their Bradford, West Yorkshire manufacturing site. ROLE PURPOSE: Reporting to the Engineering / Maintenance Manager - managing engineering related activities in respect of the process and capability of all manufacturing requirements SKILLS, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: * HNC / Degree qualified in Mechanical / Production Engineering. * At least 3-5 years experience within Automotive Manufacturing. * Solid experience of power press and extrusion processes / tooling * knowledge and understanding of TS16949 * Methodical and thorough with an eye for detail. * Previous experience of working in a high volume manufacturing environment. * Experience of CNC Programming / Operation. * AutoCAD experience. * SAP Knowledge. * Full driving licence. * Full British passport. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Prepare specifications for capital equipment. * Manage and control projects within scheduled target dates, including liaising with contractors, service partners etc. * Practical (hands-on) support of Extrusion and End Facing also Heat Treatment and Phosphate process. * Writing standard operating procedures. * Identify and implement projects internally and externally at reducing cost, improving quality in order to achieve company performance objectives. * Procurement of new machines, introduction and validation of new processes. * Provide technical support in respect of production processes in particular Extrusion. * To undertake design work related to projects and problem solving actions. * Customer concern resolution through liaison with quality. * Process improvement (OAE increase and scrap reduction). * Problem solving experience (5 why, RCA, fishbone diagram) for example. * Ability to problem solve under production pressures, establish standard methods and training/assess process operators. * Some AutoCAD drawing
A fantastic CONTRACT vacancy currently exists with my client for an experienced MATERIALS CONTROLLER / SCHEDULER to join their LOGISTICS team based from their DERBYSHIRE manufacturing site, for a 6 MONTH contract. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Ensure all raw materials, components and packaging are delivered to site in a timely manner to service customer demands whilst minimizing inventory levels * Manage procurement activities and workload, providing training and direction where necessary * Identify improvements to processes to support material procurement * Lead and support implementation of process improvements including Kan Ban delivery and movement of materials * Generate, verify and issue supplier schedules / orders including order requirements from other areas * Control of inventory to meet Company objectives * Work with purchasing and quality departments to improve delinquent suppliers * Work with purchasing to reduce lead times, stock etc * Maintain the MRP II system to ensure speed and accuracy of data processing and managed schedules from the system * Liaise with suppliers to ensure material availability to meet customer and production requirements * Liaise with suppliers to manage initiatives to improve KPI’s * Negotiate supplier delivery timing to ensure level workload within Warehouse considering despatch * Provide effective receiving plan to despatch personnel at all times * Ensure KPI’s are achieved in order to secure a world class service * Produce spot orders where required including sub contract orders * Communicate abnormalities to customer facing personnel and management * Ensure appropriate level of contact with suppliers (dependent on supplier performance) * Set and monitor safety stock levels to defined min/max levels * Liaise with raw material store team to check stock levels and inform/be informed of on-time/late/alternative deliveries * Liaise with Customer Service Team to ensure production planning and material availability are in line * Liaise with Purchasing for new items and contract variation * Control of engineering change implementation to minimize obsolescence * Develop and implement lean processes to meet business needs including introduction and maintenance of Kan Ban systems across site * Resolution of invoice queries * Visit and receive suppliers as required SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: * Work experience within the Automotive Industry * Experience of demanding customers – JIT/Ford/Toyota * Relevant manufacturing / logistics experience * Knowledge of Lean practices * Wide product knowledge of procured materials * Understanding of links from raw material to final product * Experience of MRP / ERP systems (preferably MFG Pro) * Good analytical and verbal skills * Ability to stock take * Excellent time management and deadline driven * Attention to detail and methodical * Good communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels * Ability to provide cover to other logistics functions when required
My client currently have an excellent opportunity for a PROCESS ENGINEER / MANUFACTURING ENGINEER / PRODUCTION ENGINEER (POLYMER / EXTRUSION / BLOWN FILM) to join a fast growing Material Science Technology business. This is a new position to provide engineering support to the thermoplastic extrusion operations at the plant in Hartlebury, Worcestershire (DY10). Highly visible in a growing operations and engineering teams, the person filling this position is important to the future success of the company. They are a privately owned company and a world leader in the marketing and manufacture of water soluble film for the packaging of unit dose detergents, sustainable packaging applications, fabrication systems and soluble solutions, using both solution casting and thermoplastic extrusion manufacturing systems. JOB PURPOSE: To provide project management support to the operations and engineering teams. IDEAL CANDIDATE: * BSc or BEng in Chemistry, Polymer Science, Materials or Engineering * 3 years of industrial experience in polymer / extrusion engineering / blown film / dies / screws / winding is essential * Background in the Plastics or FMCG industries * MUST HAVE knowledge of Polymer Science, project management, thermoplastic extrusion systems or blown film extrusion * Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work in team environment * Thrives in a fast paced, entrepreneurial, open thinking, non-corporate environment * Can operate in the technical, manufacturing and end user customer arenas REQUIREMENTS & RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. To examine and detail the operational parameters of the extrusion process equipment to establish optimum manufacturing specifications that can be applied to the existing range of product formulations and provide repeatability of the manufacturing processes. 2. To examine and detail the inputs and outputs amongst the various extrusion process unit operations to provide an optimisation flowchart encompassing the whole of the extrusion process from mixing to film on reel. 3. To reduce overall film waste figures by examining product changeovers, shutdowns etc. 4. To investigate and analyse the scientific methodology behind the existing screw and die designs to optimise the polymer rheology and investigate improved materials, coatings and design. 5. To detail, record and analyse the wear patterns of extrusion screws and dies. 6. Troubleshoot technical problems relating to the production of plastic films and bags using failure analysis and root cause analysis. 7. To introduce appropriate controls and measurements to enable data-driven decision making. 8. To play a lead role in non-standard event correction leading to process correction and improvement. 9. Apply SPC and DOE methods to data collection and analysis to improve process performance and resolve manufacturing problems on the shop floor. 10. To develop processing and quality specifications for new products made in manufacturing trials to ensure a robust process to consistently meet customer expectations. 11. Maintain excellent housekeeping standards. 12. Maintain maximum efficiency at all times. 13. Observe and adhere to health and safety rules and regulations.
My client is currently seeking an experienced SOFTWARE PROJECT ENGINEER / SOFTWARE ENGINEER to join and strengthen the team in Warwick. ROLE: You will be responsible for providing the design of software codes and commissioning for all company products and also software engineering expertise supporting both proposals and projects. EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: * Ideally qualified to HNC level or equivalent * Have a sound knowledge of electrical engineering and fault finding in a control systems environment. * You MUST have experience of designing and coding PLC programs; Siemens Step 7 or Rockwell Control-logix programming software would be a distinct advantage. * You will have experience of designing and coding in a high level language such as VB. Net or C++. * Experience of robot path programming, high level language programming in an embedded environment and experience of using Wonderware Intouch development software would be an advantage but is not essential. * Knowledge of automotive / related industries * Project management experience * This role is based from Head Office in Warwick, however you will need to be flexible with regard to travel since projects will take you around both the UK and overseas for extended periods. KEY TASKS: * You will be responsible for providing the design of software codes and commissioning for all company products * Software engineering expertise supporting both proposals and projects. * Have the ability to liaise with the customer at all levels * Supervise and manage contractors * Carry out a role of ‘Technical Support’ as required. * The ability to deliver on site training would be an advantage. * You will be methodical and accurate with strong communication and problem solving skills. * You will be self motivated and have the ability to prioritise and plan workloads and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. * Need to have a flexible approach and be able to work independently and within a team.
My client is a leading Engineering company, and due to recent growth they currently have a fantastic opportunity for a SUPPLIER QUALITY ENGINEER to join the team based in KEIGHLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE. The role is to deal with the customer on any quality related issue, being the direct link with customer providing practical and common-sense solutions. The applicant will need the following attributes / qualification(s) and experience to fulfil this demanding role; Qualifications: * ONC / HNC in a mechanical or engineering related subject * Six sigma green or black belt (not a pre-requisite) * Continuous improvement methodology * Full British passport * Full clean driving licence Experience / Knowledge: * Preferabley from a strong automotive background (not essential) * Fishbone / Ishikowa diagram / process * Continuous improvement methodologies and projects * 8D process * 5Y’s * Standard operating procedure’s (structure and uses) * Process control * Flow diagrams * Control plans * Process Failure Mode and Affects Analysis * Computer literate – Microsoft Excel, Word, Visio, Access (data entry) Attributes: * Practical and common sense approach * A good communicator * Attention to detail approach and good analytical skills * Able to work under pressure * Proactive * Energetic * Can do attitude The role is a liaison role with the customer looking after the customer's interests at the same time as protecting the company from undue and unnecessary demands. A company KPI is customer PPM and the success of this role will be measured against this result, so you will need to be resourceful and proactive. Dealing with customer concerns is against set target dates specified by our customers. The candidate will need to be a good organiser to ensure that each stage of the concerns process is completed on time. This will involve much communication internally to ensure deadlines are met. This will also require good organisational and reporting skills. As this is a customer facing role there will be some travel within the UK and internationally required. The candidate should therefore have a full current British passport and be able and willing to travel (sometimes at a moments notice).
My client currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced KITCHEN DESIGNER / KITCHEN SURVEYOR to join their team covering the following territories; WELWYN GARDEN CITY, HARLOW, LONDON regions. PURPOSE OF POST: * conducting site surveys using PLANIT CAD software * preparing kitchen layouts * liaising with residents * meeting with contractors to discuss programme delivery requirements * scheduling tenants’ choices. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: * MUST have used PLANIT CAD design software * MUST have a full clean driving license. * Daily record cards need to be updated and kept accurate to ensure the smooth delivery of all projects. * Filling in creation and amendment forms. * Producing new or amended layouts * Compiling supply and fit prices. * Liaising with other members of the department / team leaders and managers. * Keeping up to date with new procedures and products. * You will have excellent organisational skills * be self-motivated * be willing to work as part of a dynamic team. * A keen eye for detail is essential
My client has a fantastic opportunity for an ELECTRICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER / SHIFT ELECTRICIAN to join the team based in BROOMFLEET near BROUGH, EAST YORKSHIRE. VARIOUS SHIFT PATTERNS AVAILABLE (6-2/2-10 or 6-2/2-10/10-6) JOB OUTLINE: * The role will involve having responsibility for meeting production schedules and maintaining quality standards set by the Company. * As a member of the Maintenance team reporting to the Electrical Supervisor, the role will involve all aspects of trouble shooting and problem solving across all factories at the Broomfleet site but predominantly in one main factory. * You will be required to look for and implement continuous improvements individually and as part of a team. * In addition you will also be required to plan and carry out preventative maintenance in order to ensure a high standard of plant maintenance is achieved at all times. EXPERIENCE: * You must be a time served Apprentice with qualifications in Electrical Engineering * You must have 17th Edition wiring regulations * Experience of industrial installations, PLC controlled machinery, electrical repair, motor controls, fault finding, preventative maintenance and continuous improvements. * PLC Experience - confident with using software to fault find, reading the program and making small modifications * Inverter Drives - Installing and configuring parameters to get running * Pre Planned Maintenance * Routine maintenance of machinery * Relay Logic - relays and contactors - understanding wiring diagrams and use of them to fault find. * Electrical installation work - tray work, cable installation, connection of cables * Ideally you will have mechanical skills & experience * Good communication and motivation are required and flexibility is a must.
My client has a fantastic opportunity for a MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER / MECHANICAL FITTER to join the team based at BROOMFLEET near BROUGH, EAST YORKSHIRE. SHIFT PATTERN: rotating 6-2 / 2-10 / 10-6 MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: * carrying out fault finding, trouble shooting, general factory maintenance and repair activities, scheduled planned maintenance and project work. * Pre Planned Maintenance * Routine maintenance of machinery * will also be responsible for keeping accurate records of maintenance and repairs * completing risk assessments * Ensure that all factory machinery is maintained to the correct standard * comply with all Health & Safety policies & procedures * you will be responsible for the compliance of machinery to produce to the ISO 9001 quality standard QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: * You must be Apprentice Trained & time served with qualifications in Mechanical Engineering i.e. City & Guilds or NVQ 3 * A working knowledge of a fast paced production line and manufacturing environment * Excellent mechanical knowledge and understanding with a logical approach to effective fault finding & rectification * Experience of Lean Manufacturing, PLC’s, welding and fabrication would also be a distinct advantage. * Experience of preventative maintenance and continuous improvements. * Hydraulics & Pneumatics knowledge * Electrical back-up skills are beneficial but not essential * Good communication and motivational skills are required and flexibility is a must.
My client is currently seeking a Trainee Mechanical Project Engineer to join and strengthen the team in WARWICK. Job Description * As a Trainee Mechanical Project Engineer, you will be given the required support and development opportunities to develop your skills to become a key member of the Mechanical Engineeing team. * Initially, you will complete a structured trainee program to gain a full understanding of the project lifecycle before. * On completion of the trainee program, you will be being assigned to your designated role and become responsible for planning, supervising, conducting and reporting on project engineering activities for materials distribution systems and also providing engineering expertise for proposals in conjunction with the relevant technical authorities and other members of the project team. Qualifications * You must have a relevant Engineering qualification such as an Apprenticeship, HNC/HND or degree, preferably in a mechanical but possibly an electrical discipline. * You will have already gained some work experience in an engineering environment and have a good understanding of mechanical engineering principles. * Capital / Process plant experience. * Some experience of process plant installation would be desirable but not essential. * Experience of layout design, engineering calculations, equipment selection, producing tender specification and O&M manuals would also be desirable but not essential. * You must have excellent PC skills with the ability to use MS word and excel to an intermediate level. * Experience of MS Project, MS Visio and SAP would be an advantage but is not essential. * You will be methodical and accurate with strong communication and problem solving skills. * You will be self motivated and have the ability to prioritise and plan workloads and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. * You will need to have a flexible approach and be able to work independently and within a team. * Based at their head office in Warwick, you will need to be flexible with regard to travel and working time since your training scheme and project work will take you around both the UK and overseas.
My client is an industry leader in their market sector and due to continued expansion they currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced AREA SALES MANAGER / BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER (PUMPS) to join and strengthen the team covering the NORTH EAST territory. JOB PURPOSE: To contribute to the sales and profit growth of the business in NORTH EAST territory. SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION: * MUST have experience of selling PUMPS within a technical engineering or industrial market * Demonstrate a proven track record of positive results derived from new sales to key accounts or a number of accounts in an identified area * Experience of selling through distributors networks and direct to end-users * Engineering / Manufacturing industry background is essential * Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. * Ability to meet new people, either in person or via telephone, and quickly establish rapport. * Excellent presentation skills required. * Proficient in using Microsoft Office programmes to quickly create charts and graphs using MS PowerPoint is essential. * Good general knowledge of business and competition. * Self-starter; able to work independently without extensive supervision. * Must be willing and able to travel * Valid full UK driving license ACCOUNTABILITIES: * Generate new business sales and service customers throughout an assigned geographic area to attain sales and profit targets. * Ensure account coverage by working with management and sales team to define area and account sales goals with the aim of meeting and exceeding sales targets. * Work within a regional sales team to develop and execute key account and territory sales plans. * Prepare annual sales plan and monthly sales forecasts for assigned area and then cascade this down to account levels so all interested parties are aware. * Monitor sales levels against forecast and plan, and where needed, agree with the Manager to take corrective action to insure sales and margin goals are achieved. * Preparing and delivering customer or internal presentations, as appropriate. * Provide weekly and monthly reports, to agreed deadlines. * To identify and action continuous improvement opportunities (e.g. systems, ways of working) within the scope of your responsibility. * To suggest any new product development ideas. * Annual sales plan and monthly sales forecasts for assigned area.
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