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I am currently recruiting for an Engineering Manager for Manufacturing company based in Suffolk, this will be a low to medium volume manufacturing environment. the perfect candidate would demonstrate a broad base of technical experience which will include Mechanical, electrical and electronic products. You would have had to develop project management skills.
Recent Experience in managing a design team
design background that includes LVD product
solid knowledge of MRP systems
management of 3d design tools, Solidworks preferred.
Introduction of PDM Tools
Injection Moulding and tooling
***FOOD MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY VACANCY, RELEVANT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED***
Reporting to the Engineering Co-ordinator whilst working shifts, our client, a frozen & chilled food manufacturer is currently seeking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer.
• Carrying out regular PPM schedule to machines, plant and fix/report findings.
• React to breakdowns and minimise factory downtime.
• Install new equipment.
• Carry out improvement works.
• Set up machines for optimum performance.
• Take responsibility for H & S and good hygiene.
• Maintain ongoing Continuous Improvement ethos.
• Provide clear and robust communication channels...
A position exists for a high-calibre individual with a track record in improving operational performance in low to medium volume manufacturing companies. The successful candidate will demonstrate contemporary experience in production planning techniques, supplier development and individual performance improvement within an ISO9001 environment. The position will carry full technical responsibility.
Primary targets will lie in the areas of cost reduction, up-skilling and the introduction of ISO13485
The individual will head a 100 strong, 60 year old company recently under new ownership supported by a hungry sales force and fellow directors...
Our Clients are looking for an Estimator/Administrator to work in their offices you do have to have experience of so me sort with a windows company either manufacturing, fitting or processing capacity.
General duties will include quoting for customers using an industry software system, answering the phone to deal with customers and also speaking with customers face to face. It is a small company so you will be expected to be flexible and will also be expected to help unload the lorries when they arrive with deliveries.
Experience within the window industry and Customer Service skills are paramount.
You will be paid a basic of £15,000...
***FOOD MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY VACANCY, RELEVANT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED***
Our client is a leading specialist frozen & chilled food manufacturing company based in Suffolk. They are currently seeking to recruit a Production Team Leader to manage a team of people to run a factory process in a manner which ensures all required standards of safety, quality and legality are met, whilst meeting set targets.
1. To monitor, record and control to check your process is keeping up with the production plan
2. To regularly check you are using the agreed amount of people for the job
3. To regularly check you are using the correct...
Technical Assistant Manager -Food Manufacturing
Suffolk Based 25k -28k
Our client is a major food manufacture within the region and are now looking for a Technical Manager who is looking to take that next step up.
* Proven Experience of procurement, stock transfers and material planning
* Supplier Relationships
* Experience of production scheduling and forward planning
* Coordination site audits programs in line with customer requirements
* Knowledge of legislation measure including HACCP and BRC
*Acting between the customer and internal production
* Technical Knowledge within the Food industry will be key for this position...
Qualified to at least HND/ONC Engineer level with a career history of procurement you will be joining a dynamic supply team in a market leading manufacturer supplying to leisure, commercial and military marine markets.
Responsible for effective procurement to support both Product development & introduction, liaising with Technical Services, Process Engineering, Manufacturing & the Supply Chain to ensure timelines on NPD & NPI are achieved within Cost, Delivery & Quality requirements. A thorough understanding of materials is essential and project work will be an integral part of this position, developing systems and building relationships...
A direct and confident leader of people with a degree and a CIPS qualification together with having already held a significant position within a large engineering manufacturing organisation, you will provide effective leadership & strategy for the Supply Chain to achieve the Company’s short term goals & long term business objectives.
Providing leadership & management of all aspects of the Supply Chain function, either directly, indirectly, via direct reports or counterparts in the Regional Offices
The Supply process to the Factory, Regional Offices, Distribution network
Stock control processes at the Factory...
Role Description: Experienced SMT Team Leader required for an internationally renowned electronics manufacturer based in Suffolk. This exciting role is focussed on more than just manufacturing, but a chance to work closely with teams to develop and prototype new products across a diverse range of sectors.
This is a night shift so must be able to work evenings.
Who were looking for: Ideally you will have 2-5 years experience in a similar role, with a background of working in a small contract electronics manufacture environment. You will be prepared to wear 'many hats' during your working day, and be aware of your impact on R&D, productivity...
Role Description: Experienced SMT Supervisor required for an internationally renowned electronics manufacturer based in Suffolk. This exciting role is focussed on more than just manufacturing, but a chance to work closely with teams to develop and prototype new products across a diverse range of sectors.
This is a night shift so must be willing to work evenings Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm.
Who were looking for: Ideally you will have 2-5 years experience in a similar role, with a background of working in a small contract electronics manufacture environment. You will be prepared to wear 'many hats' during your working day, and be aware...
Role Description: Experienced SMT Team Leader required for an internationally renowned electronics manufacturer based in the county of Suffolk.
Who were looking for: Ideally you will have 2-3 years experience in a similar role, with a background of working in a small contract electronics manufacture environment. You will be prepared to wear 'many hats' during your working day, and be aware of your impact on R&D, productivity and ultimately the final product quality. You will be responsible for ensuring that your team manufactures surface mount PCB's in the allocated time and to the required quality standards, whilst maintaining customer...
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Contract)
Various 12hr Shifts Available (Nights / Days)
£19 - £22 per hour
We are an engineering contract company who provide maintenance engineering onsite services to various FMCG, Automotive & Packaging Manufacturing sites throughout the UK.
Whether you are looking for a couple of extra shifts at the weekend, or looking for 48 - 60hrs per week, we have a lot of shifts available throughout the year at food manufacturing sites in the UK
Candidates must have experience performing reactive maintenance and PPM to packaging / processing machinery. Food manufacturing experience...
Role Description: Experienced SMT Operator required for an internationally renowned electronics manufacturer based in Cambridgeshire. This exciting role is focussed on more than just manufacturing, but a chance to work closely with larger teams to develop and prototype new products across a diverse range of sectors.
Who were looking for: Ideally you will have 2-5 years experience in a similar role, with a background of working in a small contract electronics manufacture environment. You will be prepared to wear 'many hats' during your working day, and be aware of your impact on R&D, productivity and ultimately the final product quality...
Supply Chain Manager £45-£55 + benefits
Recognized as one of the market leaders in supply and manufacture of fresh and products to the retail market our client focus on quality, service and innovation. Effective planning, management of demand and the supply chain is critical to this businesses success. Therefore our client is seeking an accomplished individual to take control of all the supply chain and planning activity across one of their largest production sites.
* Reporting to the Site General Manager you will work in a people and service orientated environment with a focus on exceeding customer service expectations...
Mechanical Design Engineer / NX / Mechanism Design/ Castings / Mechatronics
To be based in East Anglia (Commutable from Cambridge / Suffolk)
Rate: £32 - £40 per hour
Duration: 6 Months rolling
Key Skills: 3D Solid Modelling; Concept through to Manufacture; Castings; Mechanism / Mechatronics design
My key client is on the lookout for a Mechanical Design Engineer with a strong background in Mechanism design to come in work in their product development team. They are a leading producer in the electronics industry, and are looking for Mechanical Design Engineers with the following skills / experience:
- Strong 3D modelling skills...
DESIGN ENGINEER - Colchester - to £42000 plus package Pension, Life Assurance, Medical. 37 hr week.
Back by popular demand! Our clients discontinued product is so good that their customers have demanded that it is put back into manufacture which will also require a new manufacturing facility! We have been engaged to source an elite team of engineers who will be instrumental in getting the products back to full scale manufacture to meet these demands. This is an Fantastic opportunity for innovative engineers who are passionate about design and are keen to develop their skills as they will be working alongside the original design team. It...
Technical Machine Operators required for permanent roles at large, well established manufacturing company. Vacancies on permanent 6-2/2-10 shifts, Monday to Friday OR on permanent nights, Sunday to Thursday. This is a varied and skilled job involving the operation of technical production machinery and the management of materials including chemicals. Duties include monitoring performance of production machinery, ensuring all production parameters are met or exceeded, assisting with troubleshooting of machinery and equipment and ensuring all KPIs are performed effectively and within target. Applicants should have a strong work history...
Night Production Machine Operators required for permanent roles at large, well established manufacturing company. The successful candidates will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of cutting, collating and packaging equipment in order to meet production schedules with maximum efficiency. They will be monitoring and reporting any defects or problems, performing quality control checks to ensure that the products meet the required standard and completing relevant paperwork. Applicants should have a strong work history with previous experience of machine operating in an FMCG manufacturing company. They must hold a valid...
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to work for a succesful company in the Essex area on a permanent basis.
The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
Experience working in the packaging / bespoke machinery industry or similar
Knowledge of 3D CAD, ideally SolidWorks
A strong Mechanical Engineering background
A Degree in Engineering or strong industry experience
Senior or Lead experience would be beneficial
As the Mechanical Design Engineer you will be responsible for contributing to the work of the engineering design team using 3D CAD programmes. You should also be...
Excellent opportunity for Mechanical Engineering Graduate with some post-grad experience to join design department of global leading manufacturer of niche purpose off road vehicles as a Design Engineer.
Applicants for the Design Engineer role must be competent in designing in a variety of materials including steels, plastics and alloys and must be able to demonstrate a hands on approach to working within a multi disciplined team which takes concepts through to medium volume production to meet challenging specifications and timescales. You should be self motivated and have a strong knowledge of 3D CAD and FEA software (ideally Ansys).
12 Month Maternity Cover
A role has arisen with an international manufacturing company that are seeking a skilled and experience administrator to cover maternity for a 12 month period. The role will encompass assisting with compiling technical packages to meet customer requirements, liaising with various internal department to coordinate information and ensure specifications are met. This varied and challenging role is based in company’s Ipswich office and the successful applicant will enjoy a dynamic and lively working environment, benefits package and excellent working hours.
Contracts Manager (Sub Contract Purchasing) sought to manage detail of complex, multi million pound sub contract purchasing agreements with manufacturing businesses in Far East, Poland, Italy and within the UK.
You will manage all sub-contract activity including statements of work and procurement specifications. The Contracts Manager will generate and maintain all programme plans and track all supply activities against the contract and technical baseline, also playing a key role in Requests for Quotation.
Additionally you will conduct design and progress reviews to ensure that technical requirements are being met and that progress...
Experienced Thermal Insulation Engineer/Lagger required for insulating hot and cold pipework on a large new build project in Ipswich, Suffolk
Duties will include:
- Fit, wrap, or attach insulating materials to pipe work surfaces following drawing/specifications.
- Install/repair insulating materials within manufacturing areas, external areas, ceilings, or walls, using correct materials and tools.
- Read drawings and select appropriate insulation, based on the heat retaining or excluding characteristics of the material.
- Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces, using appropriate hand tools.
- Perform basic fabrication...
CNC Programmer/Setter Operator required to join Machine Shop of successful global manufacturing business.
You will produce machined components to engineering drawings, utilizing the CNC Machines and their control panel programming facilities with the relevant tooling and measuring equipment available.
Ideally applicants for the post of CNC Programmer/Setter Operator should be time served in engineering (City & Guilds preferable) and be experienced and trained in CNC Operating and CNC Programming. Applicants must be conversant with computer numerical control systems and all the functions and operations of various types of CNC lathes...
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We have sustained working relationships with our Clients and believe in developing long term partnerships. At First Call Contract Services we aim to understand each of our clients unique requirements and generate a bespoke solution which offers you a 100% match. We are renowned as a generalist recruiter and pride ourselves in our ability to meet the different and various demands of our clients. Whether you require fulfilment of day-to-day positions or are looking for a fully managed...