QUALITY TECHNICIAN

Job Description

Introduction:

Are you an experienced Line Technician, Quality Inspector / Technician or Lab Technician looking for a new challenge within a high-quality niche industry?

Company:

The company pride themselves in the quality of their work and the niche industry they are in, servicing and supplying a wide range of industries. The commitment towards customer focus, quality, experience, partnership and trust is exceptional. Such a ‘complete’ approach has seen them work in partnership with the world’s leading brands. They are seeking a Lab Technician to ensure all necessary tests are carried out on finished products and ensure the high standards are maintained.

Duties:

The Lab Technician will be flexible to working days and nights when required as well as:

  • Set parameters; line speed, peak metal temperature, following work instructions
  • Make adjustments to the line parameter settings based on test results
  • Conduct pre-treatment tests
  • Support and monitor the coating process
  • Ensure samples are run correctly and feedback any changes or corrective actions made
  • Record test results on a database

Skills & Experience:

The successful Lab Technician will have:

  • Degree / HNC or Equivalent
  • At least 3 years’ experience of inspection / QC within a chemical bias
  • Experience of continuous improvement / process procedures
  • Experience in a team environment

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Quality Inspector, Lab Technician, Line Technician, Production Inspector or Quality Control Technicians who are seeking a new opportunity.    

Benefits:

A competitive salary

Generous holiday entitlement

Pension

Training if required

This role is commutable from Cannock, Burntwood, Wolverhampton, Willenhall, Dudley, Walsall, Telford, Stafford, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

For an informal chat or to apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV ASAP.

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Introduction:

Are you an experienced Tooling Engineer / Toolmaker looking for a new challenge within a high-quality niche industry?

Company:

This is a global organisation seeking an experienced Tooling Engineer / Toolmaker to support their site in the heart of the Midlands. Supporting the Toolroom function whilst following all safety procedures to continue the high-quality products produced on site.

Duties:

The Toolmaker will be flexible to working double days(6am – 2.15pm & 2pm – 10.15pm) and nights when required as well as:

  • Support the Foundry production, manufacturing cells, carry out repairs and maintenance to tools on and off machines.
  • Strip down of open and shut dies / with sliding hydraulic / manual cores
  • Welding and reforming
  • Manufacturing Jigs and Fixtures
  • Manufacturing punches and core pins from drawings

Skills & Experience:

The successful Toolmaker will have:

  • Knowledge of Hydraulic cylinders
  • Skills in welding and free hand forming of cavity steel
  • Machining, lathe, horizontal miller, surface grinding, cylindrical grinding and radial drill experience
  • Read and understand CAD drawings
  • Die casting / Injection Moulding experience

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Toolmaker / Tooling Engineer who are seeking a new opportunity.    

Benefits:

A competitive salary

Generous holiday entitlement

Pension

Training if required

This role is commutable from Wolverhampton, Willenhall, Dudley, Walsall, Telford, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

 

For an informal chat or to apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV complete with a cover letter ASAP.

 

Company:

A LONG established organisation in the Birmingham area, are looking to hire an experienced Chemical Engineer.

As their Chemical Engineer, you will be tasked with acting as the Site Chemical expert, advising on matters such as design, safety and materials of construction and processing techniques.

Duties:

  • Determining the scope of hazard assessment relevant to process
  • Conducting calculations and deciding on test programmes
  • Initiate and lead HAZOPS as required
  • Working closely with the Projects team, in order to develop plant design, layout and costings
  • Acting as the Chemical expert on Process Improvement Groups and Project Teams
  • Advise research department
  • Advise other Engineers on technical matters
  • Taking responsibility for budget and overall design and completion
  • Organise design and commissioning work and requests for resources

Requirements:

  • Graduate Chemical engineer.
  • Chartered or actively working towards chartered engineering status.
  • Relevant industrial experience
  • Experience of developing new processes and improving existing ones.
  • On-plant experience in commissioning and practical trouble shooting skills
  • COMAH regulations & implementation would be beneficial but not essential
  • Experience of DSEAR methodology, again, would be beneficial but not essential
  • Experience of SIL and LOPA assessments
  • Relief system sizing & DIERS methodology

Benefits:

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000

Pension

Life Assurance

25 Days Holiday

Permanent

You will be joining a strong, busy organisation, and you will be supported by a strong management  team.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join continue your successful career. Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

Are you an experienced Supervisor, Quality Control Engineer, Quality Engineer or Quality Supervisor looking for a new challenge within a prestigious, fast paced environment?

Company:

The company pride themselves in the quality of their work and the industry they are in. The commitment towards customer focus, quality, experience, partnership and trust is exceptional. They are seeking a Quality Supervisor to ensure consistent quality throughout production manufacturing to achieve the highest specification and improve processes directly to the finished product.

Duties:

The Quality Supervisor will be fully committed to the 8D reporting processes and:

  • Audit and improve quality processes and work instructions
  • Identify weaknesses and maintain process control
  • Carry out first off / last off inspections
  • Implement fault-finding processes
  • Liaise with customers internally

Skills & Experience:

The successful Quality Supervisor will have:

  • At least 2 years’ experience working in a CNC manufacturing environment
  • Experience interpreting engineering, technical drawings
  • A high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience with APQP documents: FMEAs, Control Plans, Instruction sheets, Flowcharts etc
  • Experience with ISO 9001.
  • Strong communication and management skills

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Quality Engineer, Senior Quality Engineer, Quality Supervisor or Quality Assurance/Control Engineer / Supervisor who are seeking a new opportunity.    

Benefits:

A competitive salary

Generous holiday entitlement

Pension

Life Assurance

Health Care Scheme

Attractive Working Hours  

This role is commutable from Cannock, Burntwood, Wolverhampton, Willenhall, Dudley, Walsall, Telford, Stafford, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

For an informal chat or to apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV complete with a cover letter ASAP.

 

Introduction:

With a strong presence in the West Midlands, this site is responsible for providing complex components through a 24-7 operation

We are looking for a strong Manufacturing Engineer, to ensure optimisation of processes. As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will be driving production driven improvements and supporting new projects.

Duties:

  • Developing and improving manufacturing processes alongside quality control measures in order to maximise both qualitative and quantitative output from the plant
  • Responsible for helping create and design standard operating procedures for manufacturing personnel including all necessary attention to drawing requirements and specifications.
  • Identify crucial areas for process improvements and assimilate action teams to implement changes
  • Responsible for line support, overcoming any technical issues relating to that area
  • Ensuring that all safe working practices are operational and documented thoroughly, encompassing PFMEA's, training/development and Risk Assessments.
  • Introduce new technologies into the business, whilst developing existing technologies

Requirements

  • Minimum HNC or equivalent in engineering related discipline
  • Time serves Apprenticeship
  • Previous experience in high-volume manufacturing processes
  • Strong knowledge of Process Control Techniques
  • Project management experience
  • To have the ability to be able to analyse and resolve technical issues
  • Ambitious and highly motivated

Benefits for a Manufacturing Engineer:

OUTSTANDING PROSPECTS!!!

Salary - £36,000 - £40,000

Car scheme

Excellent Pension

Bonus

Second to none progression prospects

This is an exception, once in a lifetime opportunity, to be part of a World Class manufacturing organisation, where your prospects are assured.  No 2 days will ever be the same here!

You will be joining a team of like-minded highly motivated professional Engineers.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

Are you an experienced Line Technician, Quality Inspector / Technician or Lab Technician looking for a new challenge within a high-quality niche industry?

Company:

The company pride themselves in the quality of their work and the niche industry they are in, servicing and supplying a wide range of industries. The commitment towards customer focus, quality, experience, partnership and trust is exceptional. Such a ‘complete’ approach has seen them work in partnership with the world’s leading brands. They are seeking a Lab Technician to ensure all necessary tests are carried out on finished products and ensure the high standards are maintained.

Duties:

The Lab Technician will be flexible to working days and nights when required as well as:

  • Set parameters; line speed, peak metal temperature, following work instructions
  • Make adjustments to the line parameter settings based on test results
  • Conduct pre-treatment tests
  • Support and monitor the coating process
  • Ensure samples are run correctly and feedback any changes or corrective actions made
  • Record test results on a database

Skills & Experience:

The successful Lab Technician will have:

  • Degree / HNC or Equivalent
  • At least 3 years’ experience of inspection / QC within a chemical bias
  • Experience of continuous improvement / process procedures
  • Experience in a team environment

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Quality Inspector, Lab Technician, Line Technician, Production Inspector or Quality Control Technicians who are seeking a new opportunity.    

Benefits:

A competitive salary

Generous holiday entitlement

Pension

Training if required

This role is commutable from Cannock, Burntwood, Wolverhampton, Willenhall, Dudley, Walsall, Telford, Stafford, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

For an informal chat or to apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV ASAP.

 

QUALITY MANAGER

PERMANENT

Highly competitive + Pension + Company Car + Generous Bonus

MANUFACTURING

BIRMINGHAM

A PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing organisation, are looking for an experienced Quality Manager, to lead the Quality Division.

This is a well established engineering company, with an International presence. 

REQUIREMENTS

  • HNC / HND or Degree
  • You will be able to demonstrate relevant Quality Management experience
  • Ideally, you will have gained your knowledge from a fast-paced working environment
  • To have previously managed a Quality team
  • Fully conversant with all Quality tools, such as SPC, Control Plans, PPAP’s and APQP
  • To have managed customer concerns and non-conforming products
  • To have previously contributed to the formulation of Company strategy and business plans
  • Set budgets
  • Ambitious and driven

DUTIES

  • Manage non conforming product
  • Supervision of the Quality team
  • Management of supplier complaints
  • Manage and lead the quality staff
  • Responsibility for the gauge room, metrology, customer liaison and quality team
  • Maintain and develop the quality system
  • Manage the quality budget
  • Ensure all mistake proof devices are functional
  • Development of the Quality team
  • Maintain product, kamishabi and process audit activities
  • Recover all costs for supplier issues
  • Root cause analysis
  • Development of the annual training plan
  • Contribute to the formulation of the Company strategy and business plans

Are you ready for your next challenge?

You will be joining an established manufacturing organisation, and you will be supported by a strong management  team.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join continue your successful career. Send your CV, together with your salary requirements  

 

Introduction:

Are you an experienced Precision Toolmaker / Conventional Machinist looking for a new challenge within a high-quality, precision tooling environment supplying into a range of prestigious industries.

Company:

A Global high-quality organisation supplying into a range of prestigious industries. A passionate, family-feel environment really allows employees to feel valued and part of the team. The Conventional Machinist plays a fundamental role in the production of high precision components, ensuring all products are within the required standards and specifications.

Duties:

The Conventional Machinist will work Days Monday to Friday and be responsible for:

  • Using conventional machining methods to produce high-quality products
  • Conventional milling
  • Spark Erosion
  • Wire Eroding

Skills & Experience:

The successful Conventional Machinist will have:

  • Previous experience within a prestigious manufacturing environment
  • Conventional Milling Experience
  • Spark Erosion experience is advantageous
  • Wire Eroding experience is advantageous

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Toolmaker, Conventional Machinist, CNC Machinist with extensive conventional experience who are seeking a new opportunity.   

Benefits:

A competitive salary

Generous holiday entitlement

Pension

Training if required

This role is commutable from:

Wolverhampton, Dudley, Walsall, Telford, Stafford, Birmingham, and surrounding areas.

For an informal chat or to apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV ASAP complete with a covering letter.

 

Introduction:

A truly outstanding opportunity has arisen for a SHIFT SUPERVISOR, within a World Class Manufacturing organisation.

Guaranteed career progression offered.

Company:

Having enjoyed recent investment, this puts this Company in an exceptionally strong position within their market place.

This is a high- volume production environment, utilising the very latest technology, their customer base is wide and varied, your long -term prospects would be very healthy.

Duties:

  • Ensure production targets are met on shift
  • Assign Operators based on skill set according to production schedule
  • Organise daily production
  • Participation in quality events
  • Ensure verification during manufacturing process
  • Identification of training needs
  • Manage absentism and 1st line discipline
  • Participation in continuous improvement events
  • Happy to work a combination of days and nights
  • You will have the authority to block production and make decisions about non-compliance

Requirements:

  • It is essential that you have management experience, gained from within a high volume manufacturing environment
  • To have previously managed a shift
  • Previous involvement with continuous improvement activities
  • Happy working shifts (days and nights)
  • A motivator, natural leader, who enjoys developing your staff

Benefits:

Salary – £31,000 - £36,000 dependant on experience

Pension

An outstanding and supportive working environment

Income protection

Healthcare

Car scheme

Generous holiday allowance

Excellent work-life balance and family friendly policies

Ample free parking

What are you waiting for!  Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

A truly outstanding opportunity has arisen for a QUALITY ENGINEER, within a World Class International Manufacturing organisation.

Guaranteed career progression offered

Company:

Investment and commitment have been poured into this facility, making this an extremely attractive organisation to be part of, both present and future.

This is a high-volume production environment, and they have embraced modern technology in order to remain competitive.

Duties:

  • Customer Liaison
  • Manage customer performance
  • Manage resolution of customer and internal concerns
  • NPI, ECI Project quality coordination
  • Delivery of PPAP / PSW
  • APQP
  • Control Plans and PFMEA
  • Support the development of Quality Technicians
  • Champion continuous improvement  projects

Skills and Requirements:

  • HNC / HND and / or equivalent experience
  • It is essential that you have relevant Quality Engineering experience, gained from the automotive industry
  • APQP/ PPAP
  • Exposure to automotive OEM’s
  • An appreciation of JIT environments
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Good process and product experience
  • Good understanding of TS / IATF 16949

Benefits for a Quality Engineer:

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000

Pension

Healthcare

Second to none genuine prospects

An outstanding working environment

Generous holiday allowance

Excellent work-life balance and family friendly policies

Subsidised canteen

Ample free parking

Commutable from Birmingham, Worcester, Redditch, Dudley, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster

What are you waiting for!

Send your CV ASAP.

 

 

Introduction:

A truly outstanding opportunity has arisen for a BUYER within a World Class International Manufacturing organisation.

Guaranteed career progression offered.

Company:

This is a fast-paced manufacturing environment, and the scope and variety of their product range, is truly eye-watering! Supplying into a broad range of different organisations, this gives the “edge” over their competitors, and also offers long-term stability.

Duties of a Buyer:

  • The Buyer will be reporting into the Purchasing Director
  • Responsibility for controlling your supplier base
  • Analysis of current market trends
  • Conduct annual negotiations
  • Manage Quality, Cost and Delivery
  • Supplier rationalisation
  • Ensure routine purchases meet the defined objectives
  • Consolidate purchasing needs and anticipates their evolution

Skills and Requirements of a Buyer: 

  • Ideally qualified to Degree level, or CIPS membership
  • Previous purchasing experience gained within a manufacturing industry, preferably high volume
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Supplier rationalisation experience
  • IT Literacy
  • To be able to demonstrate superb commercial awareness and good knowledge of market trends
  • This is a dynamic working environment, and demands a robust, strong, influential character

Benefits for a Buyer:

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000

Superb Pension

Car scheme

Healthcare

Highly competitive Bonus Scheme

Second to none genuine prospects

An outstanding working environment

Generous holiday allowance

Excellent work-life balance and family friendly policies

Ample free parking

Childcare Vouchers with the option to for flexi hours

Commutable from Birmingham, Atherstone, Coventry, Tamworth, Redditch, Walsall

What are you waiting for!

Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

This is a perfect opportunity, if you are a Maintenance Engineer, looking to make that next step into a Projects role.  Moving you away from “hands-on” and shifts, this is a wonderful chance to move your career forward into a Projects role.  There is also plenty of scope for the right person to progress further into Project Management.

Company:

A very special and unusual opportunity has become available for a Project Engineer.  Having been established for over 50 years, this Company has established itself as one of the leading suppliers of a range of engineering services.

Starting off very small, they have grown substantially, to where they are today.  Working with a broad range of different industry sectors, such as automotive, distribution, packaging and renewable energy, to name but a few.

Duties:

  • Taking projects through from concept to completion and finally commissioning
  • Prioritisation of work, planning and progressing
  • Control of sub-contractors
  • Estimating and job costings
  • Provision of technical support for the sales and engineering team
  • Customer interaction and liaison
  • On the rota for out of hours call out support
  • Managing a number of different elements of the project at one time
  • To provide “hands-on” technical support for modification of parts

Requirements:

  • Apprentice trained, with a qualification to HNC or equivalent
  • To have both electrical and mechanical skills
  • Happy to be part of the on-call rota
  • You will have gained your experience from within a fast-paced manufacturing industry sector
  • To have a good working knowledge of plant and equipment
  • Ideally, some exposure to projects
  • If you have previously managed sub-contractors, this would be beneficial
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to inspire, lead, manage and motivate
  • A dynamic approach, with a charisma
  • To lead by example
  • Ambitious and keen to move your career forward into Project Management

Benefits:

Salary : £30,000 - £35,000

Pension

Company Vehicle

Superb Progression available

This is commutable from Coventry, Leicester, Rugby, Corby, Northampton, Stratford-Upon-Avon

What are you waiting for!

Send your CV ASAP.

 

An exciting opportunity has become available for 2 experienced Sprayer/Polishers to work as part of a well-established company, who design and manufacture fine, bespoke freestanding and fitted furniture.

Company:

  • This company is a leading, highly skilled manufacturer of fine furniture from small fine pieces to large architectural and refurbishment pieces.
  • Benefits:
  • They offer a very generous package to the successful Sprayer/Polishers will benefit from
  • 28 days holiday (all paid)

Duties:

The duties of the prayer/Polishers will be

  • Spraying and polishing bespoke furniture
  • Work within a timescale to achieve Manufacturing targets
  • Work within a team and alone

Skills & Experience:

The successful Sprayer/Polishers will need to have:

  • An essential high-level practical staining and spraying skills
  • 3 years minimum experience within the industry.
  • Experience of gloss work
  • Planning and personal skills
  • Be a hard-working individual
  • Eager to learn.