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.

SIMILAR JOBS

 

Introduction:

Technical Support - Italian Speaking

We have a great opportunity to join a fast expanding engineering organisation that develops a vast range of electo-mechanical devices that are used in a myriad of industry sectors across the world. The company has seen recent growth in Europe, especially in Italy, so an Italian Speaking Technical Support person is required to join their internal department. The position sits between the Sales and the Research & Development Teams and will be the direct contact liaison between the customer and the engineering side of the company. This will involve collating information and data that allows the bespoke design of a product to a customer’s individual requirements.

Duties:

  • Duties will include telephone, email and skype communication with customers, creating data information fact sheets, liaison with the internal technical departments and maintaining marketing and update information with existing and past clients.
  • Full product and organisation training will be provided, along with technical training related to the products and the innovative technology that are being created.

Requirements:

  • Although the position does not require a formal qualification in engineering, it will require a good understanding and some experience of working within a manufacturing or technical environment.
  • The right candidate will have the ability to learn and understand engineering and technical information and thermology through training, so that they can relay and communicate effectively with customers.
  • Excellent communication and IT skills are essential and the ability present data and information to third parties.
  • All applicants must also be confident in speaking Italian.

Benefits:

  • The position will be a days-based role 8.30am - 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am - 1pm Fridays.
  • There is a bonus that is paid every quarter and the position comes with 25 Days Holidays + 8 Bank Holidays.

For more information please forward your latest CV ASAP.

 

PROCESS ENGINEERNG MANAGER

Company:

We have a wonderful opportunity, if you are a Process Engineering Manager, who is looking to join a growing, stable organisation.

This is a multi-site International manufacturing company, and the vacancy has arisen at the centre of excellence.

Utilising the very latest of modern manufacturing technology, you will be managing the Project Process Engineering team in the UK.  You will ensure on-time delivery of processes, tools and equipment.

Duties:

  • Define optimum process to manufacture new products
  • Define layout for each production line
  • Ensure Process FMEA
  • Approve technical specifications for tools and investments
  • Define best method
  • Ensure capacitive investments are running at rate before mass production launch
  • Estimate cycle times
  • Provide feasibility and cost estimations
  • Collaborate with costing
  • Support the Process Engineering
  • Ensure lessons are learnt from previous projects into new projects
  • Manage suppliers to meet project requirements
  • Organise the Process engineering team to meet the Project targets

Requirements:

  • Ideally you will be educated to Degree standard, or equivalent experience
  • Solid knowledge of Process Engineering management gained from within the automotive industry, or other high- volume manufacturing
  • Tool and equipment design and technical specification experience
  • Process FMEA
  • Excellent project management experience
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Highly motivated and ambitious

Benefits:

  • Salary : £50,000 - £60,000
  • Car Allowance
  • Generous Bonus
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Stability
  • Outstanding Prospects And
  • Location : Warwick / Leamington Spa
  • Permanent
  • Potential Progression
  • Environment : Manufacturing

This is an outstanding opportunity to continue to advance your career within a highly respected, busy manufacturing business.  No two days will be the same!  You will be challenged, stretched, but leave every day feeling a sense of achievement.  Plus, you will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and benefits and enjoy the pleasure of working in a modern, pleasant and encouraging working environment.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

We are working with a busy and fast-growing technology company that are involved in the Design and Development of a range of electro-mechanical devices that are outsourced for manufacture and then returns for Assembly and Checking in-house.

The company has seen some fantastic growth over the last 5 years and in the last 18 month a Project Team has been created to assist in the smooth transition from on average 2000 projects a year to over 22000 projects in 2018.

Requirements:

  • The role will be responsible for looking after a key area of the business and learning the four main departments within the company - (R&D, Supplier Liaison, Procurement & Assembly / Test)
  • A successful candidate will be mentored and supported form the start of their employment, so that they can fully integrate into the company and quickly become an asset to the Project Team.

Suitable Applicants will have the following:

  • A formal qualification in Engineering, (Manufacturing, Design or Mechanical)
  • At least 1 year’s industry experience (Year Placements will be acceptable) within an Engineering environment.
  • Good Junior Project Engineering skills (Planning, Presentation, MS Office Tools)
  • A good understanding of Manufacturing, Research & Development and Supply Chain methods
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

Benefits:

Salary : £26,000

Quarterly Bonus

Pension

Permanent

Location : West Midlands

This is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company where prospects and career development are very realistic within a few years.

For more information please forward your latest CV ASAP.

 

LOGISTICS MANAGER

Company:

A global, International manufacturing company in the Birmingham area are now in the position to appoint an experienced Logistics Manager.  This is an exceptional chance to maximise your considerable experience within a forward looking, busy, highly reputable manufacturing Company.

You will be given the responsibility for expanding the Logistics concepts and processes and optimise performance and meet Quality, cost and delivery targets

Duties:

  • Reporting into the Plant Manager
  • Manage 3rd party providers
  • Manage resources
  • Supervision and control of material and SAP warehouse management
  • Improvement of internal plant logistics processes
  • 5s
  • Root cause analysis of supplier shortages
  • Review customer production plans
  • Monitor supplier performance
  • You will be a member of the Management Committee
  • Preparation of budgets and setting targets

Requirements:

  • Ideally educated to Degree level, however, relevant experience is readily considered
  • Logistics Management experience
  • To have gained your experience within a manufacturing organisation
  • Working knowledge of SAP, would be highly beneficial
  • To have previously managed third- party logistics
  • A strong relationship builder, to have managed customer relationships
  • Passionate and energetic
  • To thrive under pressure

Benefits:

Salary : £Neg – Highly Competitive

Pension

Bonus

Car

Superb Prospects and Stability

Permanent

Location : Birmingham

Environment : Manufacturing

Interested?

Please forward your CV plus your salary expectations.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an International, well- established manufacturing organisation.  You will have full management support, making this a wonderful position for you to enjoy a long-term career.  You will be richly rewarded with a highly competitive salary plus other benefits you would expect at this level, such as decent bonus and a Company car.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

Are you a Senior Quality Engineer looking for a new challenge within a market leading, high-quality facility?

Are you self-motivated?

Enjoy a Challenge????

This is for you!

Company:

An exceptional, ambitious company who are developing and evolving within their industry. With a high-quality product this role is an important aspect of their organisation and plays a key part.

Duties:

The Senior Quality Engineer will be responsible for ensuring the quality of every product and new product are astounding as well as:

  • Lead and develop a team of Engineers and technicians
  • Ensure all quality tools and processes are adhered to: FMEA, PPAPs and 8Ds
  • Managing any quality issues that arise
  • Ensure quality standards are adhered to and audits are carried out

Skills & Experience:

The successful Senior Quality Engineer will have:

  • A degree or equivalent within engineering
  • Experience managing and leading a team
  • A minimum of 5years’ experience
  • Experience of FMEA, PPAP and 8D

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Senior Quality Engineer, Assistant Quality Manager, Junior Quality Manager, Lead Quality Engineer or Quality and Assurance Manager.

Benefits for a Senior Quality Engineer:

  • Holidays
  • Pension
  • Bonus

This role is commutable from Sutton Coldfield, Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Leamington, Redditch, Birmingham, Kidderminster, Dudley or 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.

 

SALES COORDINATOR

PERMANENT

£neg + PENSION + STABLE LONG- ESTABLISHED ORGANISATION

MANUFACTURING

BIRMINGHAM

Company:

A PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing organisation in the Birmingham area, need a Sales Coordinator to strengthen the Sales team.

Are you a Sales Coordinator, feeling like you need a greater challenge, something for you to get your teeth into?

Where your hard work and commitment will be rewarded?

The Sales Coordinator will be a key member of the Sales team, supporting the Sales Director and Sales team, this is an exciting, fast paced environment and would suit a Sales Coordinator, who has plenty of energy and ambition and strong IT skills

Requirements:

  • Support the Sales Director with key administration co-ordination
  • Maintain and update SAP
  • Responsible for long-term planning and support of supplier schedule requirements
  • Generate sales reports
  • You will be the link between Sales and Purchasing regarding material price tracking
  • Maintain Sales prices on SAP
  • Coordinate incoming customer orders
  • Maintain data records

Duties:

  • Ideally, you will hold a HNC however equivalent experience will be considered
  • To have relevant Sales Coordinator experience gained from within a manufacturing environment
  • A good level of numeracy
  • A strong relationship builder
  • It would be highly beneficial for you to have SAP knowledge, but equivalent will be considered
  • Gol orientated and highly motivated

This is a dynamic, exciting work place.  In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and the stability of a long established busy manufacturing organisation.  If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV ASAP together with your salary expectations.

 

Introduction:

Sales / Application Engineer

We are working with a fast-expanding European organisation that provides modern process equipment and machinery to the food industry sectors. The company are looking at expanding their Customer Technical Support Team with an Application Engineer who can work with and support existing and future customers with the integration of machinery and equipment into their sites with minimal disruption.

The company has a long proud history of offering a complete Turn-Key programme solution to their customers needs and this will often require creating site plans and P&ID Drawings to ensure the delivery, commissioning and installation of machines can be achieved within cost and time limits.

The position will work directly with the Sales and Project Teams, post initial Sales Introduction and Enquires. This will be in the way of technical support, project management of the project, preparing quotes and tenders, creating 2D Drawings and plans that can be interpreted into designs and action plans by third parties and suppliers.

The role will require an individual who will work as part of the UK Sales Team, primarily carrying out the duties as listed below.  The person will need to be capable of operating as an individual, taking responsibility for the correct execution of duties in a timely manner, managing their work schedule, and prioritising the work to meet the dynamic nature of the business needs.  Team skills are also vital, with transparency and exceptional interdepartmental communication skills.

The candidate must be able to demonstrate an experienced background in capital equipment sales, with an excellent knowledge of processes and applications in the field of food, confectionary, cosmetics, and/or personal care industries. 

The role will best suit proactive individuals who are keen to develop a market presence for a leading machinery supplier into a new sector with proven growth potential.

Key Duties:

  • Work with Business Field Managers to develop and maintain a business development strategy for Food and Cosmetics applications in the UK / ROI.
  • Arrange and attend visits to potential customers.
  • Determine the best solution from the company’s product portfolio to solve the customer’s process requirements.
  • Prepare technical specifications and quotations with application experts for process solutions.
  • Present and explain the developed solutions to customer engineers, and management.
  • Work alongside the Projects team to provide turnkey solutions for customers.
  • Focus on the customer journey.
  • Arrange and attend customer tests at the group companies Labs.
  • Attend workshops and exhibitions.
  • Visit other divisions overseas as required.
  • Maintain relationships with existing customer base.
  • Update sales team on news and developments from the assigned Business Fields.
  • Assist with Marketing strategies and campaigns as required.
  • Work alongside the Internal Sales Team to secure new business and develop progressive sales objectives.

Essential Skills:

  • Good command of Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent communication, written, spoken in person and telephone.
  • Background in process engineering / equipment for food and or personal care industries.

The role will require frequent travel to customer sites, so a flexible approach is essential.

 

Introduction:

Are you an experienced Warehouse Supervisor (Manufacturing) looking for a new challenge within a market leading, high-quality environment supplying products and services into customers?

Are you self-motivated?

This is for you!

Company:

Supply complex products into a growing UK customer base. They have a proud history of success and its workforce reflects the craft and skills used to produce such a high standard Product.  They are experiencing significant growth, retaining a family-feel environment but requires someone with the right personality to come in and embrace the existing operation whilst having the desire to drive improvements through every aspect of the warehouse and supply chain function

Duties:

The Warehouse Supervisor (Manufacturing) will be required to upgrade all stores and warehouse processes as well as but not limited to:

  • Coordinate the daily warehousing activities efficiently
  • Montior stock accuracy for 3000+ SKUs to within 99.9% accuracy
  • Undertake daily and weekly PI counts and adjust stock in line with pre-agreed deadlines
  • Monitor Purchase Orders and scheduled deliveries
  • Check parts quality for all incoming parts, with specific emphasis on checking to engineering drawings
  • Ensure deliveries are accurate and correct
  • Ensure stock is rotated and FIFO adopted
  • Ensure the picking process for product assembly is rigidly adhered to and any BOM errors are identified and corrected
  • Ensure MRP (Navision) is updated regularly and information maintained to a high degree of accuracy
  • Help the business develop its processes and parts storage and supply

Skills & Experience:

The successful Warehouse Supervisor (Manufacturing) will have:

  • Good quality control and checking process experience
  • Experience managing staff
  • Use of engineering drawings for checking parts quality
  • Problem solving skills
  • Computer skills
  • Knowledge of 5s and good housekeeping and Health & Safety practices
  • NEBBS and IOSH would be advantageous
  • Experience in re-organising a warehouse with effective space usage and storage would be highly advantageous

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Stores Supervisor, Stores Manager, Warehouse Supervisor or Warehouse Manager.

Benefits:

Monday – Friday 7am – 3.30pm

Holidays

Pension

This role is commutable from Walsall, Wolverhampton, Burntwood, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield, Cannock and Brownhills

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.

 

BUYER

Company:

These are exciting times!  A long-established multi-site manufacturing organisation have a requirement for an experienced Buyer to support the UK Purchasing Manager.

This is a lean, modern manufacturing facility, long established with a full order book, offering for the right person, a stable Buyer position, with potential for long-term growth.

Duties:

  • Coordinate the non-production activity in the plant
  • Effectively manage suppliers
  • Sourcing of services / components
  • Receiving quotations and provide analysis of quotations
  • Negotiation with suppliers
  • Raise purchase orders
  • Cost reductions
  • Supplier reduction
  • Represent the Purchasing department at meetings both internal and external

Requirements:

  • Ideally, you will be CIPS qualified, or working towards, but for the right person, support to achieve CIPS ca be provided
  • Purchasing experience within a manufacturing environment would be beneficial
  • SAP knowledge would be perfect, but again, not essential
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Self-sufficient and motivated

Benefits:

  • Permanent
  • Salary : £30,000
  • Pension
  • Outstanding Prestigious Organisation
  • Environment : Manufacturing
  • Location : Birmingham

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 ASAP.

 

QUALITY ENGINEER

Company:

A role for a Quality Engineer has become available within a highly prestigious manufacturing organisation in the Leamington area. 

As the Quality Engineer on site, you will work within the team to help develop new projects and design ideas.  This is a global organisation, with multiple sites worldwide. So much potential is attached to this role, making it an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced Quality Engineer.

Duties:

  • This is a client and supplier facing role
  • Represent the Company in the event of quality issues
  • Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Data management of quality documentation, including Control Plans and Process Audits
  • PPAP submissions
  • On site verification and control of customer concerns
  • 8D reporting
  • Introduction of SPC
  • Supplier development and implementing containment activities
  • Maintenance of ISO TS16949 standards

Requirements:

  • It is essential that you have relevant Quality Engineering experience
  • Ideally, you will hold an Internal Auditor qualification
  • Experience of PPAP’s, APQP and FMEA is essential
  • Measurement software experience would be beneficial
  • This would suit a gregarious type of Quality Engineer, who enjoys customer and supplier interaction

Benefits:

Salary : £35000 - £40000

Days

Flexi Hours

Pension

Stability And Outstanding Prospects

Permanent

Location : Leamington Spa

Environment : High Volume Production

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

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

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Continuous Improvement Engineer to be part of a huge market leading global organisation.

Company: An established organisation who take exceptional pride in what they produce, their reputation is enviable.

They have multiple sites across the UK, as well as in more than 30 countries. Continuous Improvement and process improvement is a priority for their organisation to stay at the top of their industry.

I am keen to speak with experienced Continuous Improvement Engineers, CI Engineers, Manufacturing Engineers or Kaizen Engineers who are seeking a new opportunity to be part of growing organisation.

Duties: The Continuous Improvement Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the West Midlands Sites and operations in their implementation of the Plant Improvement Programme by facilitation, training, and coaching of employee groups and improvement teams
  • Embedding the CI programme within the factory whilst delivering measurable and sustained cost-out improvements by using lean tools and techniques
  • Developing continuous improvement projects from initiation through to delivery
  • Preparing and leading a number of projects involving hands-on interaction, good problem solving techniques and supporting teams

Skills & Experience: The Continuous Improvement Engineer will have:

  • A degree in manufacturing or engineering disciplines
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of lean coaching project management
  • Process mapping and capabilities
  • Hands-on approach at all levels
  • Formal lean qualifications

This role is commutable from:

Kidderminster, Stourbridge, Birmingham, Tamworth, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield, West Brom, Solihull, Smethwick and surrounding areas.

Benefits: The successful Continuous Improvement Engineer will work Monday to Thursday 7.30am-4pm and Friday 7.30am-1pm or Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5pm and Friday 8.30am-2pm

  • 31days holiday – inclusive of bank holidays
  • Life Assurance Policy
  • Sick Pay

For an informal chat or to apply for this position please contact Laura Ensor.

 

CNC PROGRAMMER  / SETTER / OPERATOR

Company:

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an experienced CNC Programmer / Operator to strengthen the team.

This business has been in existence for many years, and the products they produce are supplied into a wide range of different industries.

This is a specialist role for a CNC Programmer / Operator, giving you the chance to maximise the existing CNC software, and be given the chance to make an impact.

Duties:

  • Programming and setting CNC machining centres
  • Programming and setting Wire Eroding machine
  • Machining new jigs and fixtures for prototype
  • Conducting in-process inspection

Requirements:

  • Experience with setting and programming 3 and 4 axis machining centres and wire eroding machines
  • Visi software would be advantageous
  • To be able to read engineering drawings
  • To be able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Happy to work days and finish early on Fridays

Benefits:

  • Salary : £30,000 + £33,000
  • Location : Redditch
  • Environment : Manufacturing
  • Permanent

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 ASAP.