Laura specialises in the recruitment of highly skilled professionals within the Manufacturing, Production and Quality Divisions across a range of industries, including Automotive, Electronics and heavy Manufacturing and Engineering Environments. Having successfully recruited for well-known companies, Laura is dedicated to building long standing relationships with clients by meeting with them and really understanding their business needs to enable her matching skills to be accurate. Laura provides a professional service for both Permanent and Contract Recruitment. 

Laura is Degree qualified and has worked in recruitment for 5years, continuously developing and expanding her skills and knowledge within the market place to ensure she is continuously successful in not only sourcing suitable professionals for her clients, but also in ensuring it meets with the candidates’ expectations.

Laura specialises in the recruitment of highly skilled professionals within the Manufacturing, Production and Quality Divisions across a range of industries, including Automotive, Electronics and heavy Manufacturing and Engineering Environments. Having successfully recruited for well-known companies, Laura is dedicated to building long standing relationships with clients by meeting with them and really understanding their business needs to enable her matching skills to be accurate. Laura provides a professional service for both Permanent and Contract Recruitment. 

Laura is Degree qualified and has worked in recruitment for 5years, continuously developing and expanding her skills and knowledge within the market place to ensure she is continuously successful in not only sourcing suitable professionals for her clients, but also in ensuring it meets with the candidates’ expectations.

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Introduction:

Are you an experienced Process Engineer looking for a new challenge within a highly modern, customer driven, reputable, technical organisation??

Enjoy a Challenge????

Enjoy evolving processes and bringing new concepts to fruition???

This is the position for you!!!

Company:

An innovative, customer orientated organisation who pride themselves in their excellence and customer experience. They are an engineer - led business who are continually expanding and evolving in their industry and marketplace. They believe in their product so strongly they use it throughout their business, strengthening customer satisfaction. Due to their continual expansion, they are seeking a specialist Process Engineer to join their Specialist Engineering department.

Duties:

The Process Engineer will be responsible for supporting the product and ensuring the company remains up to date with the industry knowledge and technology and application techniques whilst also:

  • Carry out investigation and development within the area and recommendations for continuous improvement / cost downs
  • Lead investigations into daily issues leading to root cause analysis and implementation of countermeasures
  • Project Managing customer driven projects
  • Product / equipment installation, configuration, maintenance and repair
  • Product / Equipment and operation process training
  • Design, set up and carryout product performance and evaluating experiment tests
  • Provide a technical input into improvement of existing and future product design and developments.
  • Represent the product to customers and at events, conferences, seminars etc

Skills & Experience:

The successful Process Engineer will have:

  • A degree in an engineering discipline
  • 3years industry experience
  • Experience in project and programme management

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Process Engineer, Product Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer, Specialist Engineer or similar positions

Benefits:

  • Flexitime
  • 260.5 hours holiday
  • Bonus
  • Pension  
  • Health Care
  • Onsite Parking

This role is commutable from Telford, Wolverhampton, Stafford, Shropshire, Walsall, Cannock Shrewsbury

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:

Are you an experienced Production Planner looking for a new challenge within a highly reputable, technical organisation??

Enjoy a Challenge????

Want to join a global, reputable organisation??

This is the position for you!

Company:

A long-standing, global organisation who pride themselves as being a market leader in their industry. Their market is widespread and customer base worldwide. They are unique in the area they manufacture and are exceptional in their technical abilities. They are seeking an experienced Production Planner to join their organisation to ensure the smooth running of the production and ensure customer fulfilment.

Duties:

The Production Planner will be responsible for the preparation and control of the MPS in line with customer requirements and daily assembly schedules as well as:

  • Coordinating the planning for the assembly schedule
  • Forecast the assembly schedule
  • Advise on schedule trends and propose any changes that may be necessary for efficiency
  • Advise any deviation from the schedule and recovery plans
  • Issue monthly reports detailing achievements against schedule and results of monthly activities

Skills & Experience:

The successful Production Planner will have:

  • Understanding of MRP
  • Experience working n a production planning department
  • Experience working in a high volume manufacturing business

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Production Planner or similar positions

Benefits:

  • 31 days Holidays incl. Bank holidays (rising with length of service)
  • Pension  
  • Training
  • Career Progression
  • Bi-Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Health Care
  • Onsite Parking

This role is commutable from Telford, Wolverhampton, Stafford, Shropshire, Walsall, Cannock Shrewsbury

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:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Injection Moulding Setter to be part of a reputable, modern organisation going through a period of growth and expansion.

Company:

A reputable manufacturing company in the heart of the West Midlands who pride themselves in the customer base and technical abilities of their industry.  

I am keen to speak with experienced Injection Moulding Setters, Injection Moulding Technicians and Injection Moulding Engineers who are seeking a new opportunity to be part of growing organisation.

Duties:

The Injection Moulding Setter will be responsible for:

  • Setting the machines to optimum conditions
  • Executing colour, insert printer and mould changes
  • Performing quality and materials tests 
  • Implementing appropriate corrective action when quality issues are reported
  • Achieving low scrap rates

Skills & Experience:

The Injection Moulding Setter will have:

  • Experience setting injection moulding machines
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment with injection moulding machines

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

Benefits:

  • The successful Injection Moulding Setter will work a rotating shift pattern.  Overtime will be paid at time ½.                                    

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:

Are you an experienced Production Shift Manager looking for a new challenge within a growing, investing organisation?

Enjoy a Challenge????

Enjoy increasing productivity???

This is the position for you!

Company:

This company pride themselves in being the world’s largest producer in their industry with multiple sites in the UK and around the World. They are continually growing and investing in their sites to optimise their output and increase their presence in the UK. 

Duties:

The Production Shift Manager will be responsible for increasing productivity whilst maintaining a high standard of product quality, as well as:

  • Have a hands-on approach within a culture of continuous improvement and lean manufacturing methodologies.
  • Deliver production targets
  • Manage budgetary cost constraints; overtime, materials etc
  • Identify training requirements for staff

Skills & Experience:

The successful Production Shift Manager will have:

  • 4years’ + experience within a high production environment
  • Minimum diploma level in a business or engineering/technical field
  • 4years leadership and managerial experience
  • Experience of lean manufacturing techniques

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Production Shift Manager, Shift Manager, Production Leader, Team Leader, Production Manager, Shift Leader or similar.

Benefits:

6% Bonus

Hours of work are 6am – 6pm on a 4 on, 4 off shift pattern

This role is commutable from Horsham, Dorking, Crawley, Guilford 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:

Are you an experienced Senior Lean Engineer looking for a new challenge within a highly reputable, technical organisation??

Enjoy a Challenge????

Do you enjoy working across departments and sites to implement lean practices and facilitate continuous improvement??

This is the position for you!

Company:

An exceptionally technical organisation who are part of a larger group with sites across the UK. They pride themselves in their diversity and the industries they work within.

Duties:

The Senior Lean Engineer will be responsible for facilitating continuous improvement throughout the organistion as well as:

  • Taking a hands-on approach to work with departments to implement continuous improvement
  • Being a crucial part to drive the business forward in the Key Performance Indicators

Skills & Experience:

The successful Senior Lean Engineer will have:

  • A strong background in Lean Manufacturing and in a Continuous Improvement role
  • An Engineering Degree
  • Six Sigma qualification
  • Experience in the Automotive Industry or small batch manufacturing

Benefits:

Salary : £45,000 - £50,000

Pension

Training

Career Progression

I would be keen to speak with candidates who have experience as a Continuous Improvement Engineer or Lean Manufacturing Engineer or Lean Champion.

This role is commutable from Burton, Derby, Birmingham, Lichfield, Burntwood, Rugeley, Cannock, Stafford, Tamworth 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.

 

NPI PROJECT ENGINEER

Company:

The company has always had the vision that society and global communities should be able to develop for themselves, and future generations. By providing the tools, they are ensuring that anything is possible. They are seeking strong Project Engineers to continue to develop the business and get involved with the projects at hand to reach departmental KPI targets. There is the opportunity for two candidates to join this well-known organisation. One will need to have extremely strong plastics experience.

Are you an experienced Project Engineer wanting to work in a developing and evolving global organisation??

Are you looking for that next challenge??

Then this is the position for you!!!!

Duties:

The Project Engineer’s Responsibilities are to:

  • Plan, coordinate, monitor and report introduction of new products, projects and components meeting quality, cost and delivery targets.
  • Ensure external manufacturing processes are in place and consistent in providing the correct component specification and quality.
  • Maintain, replace and repair supplier loaned production tooling.
  • Develop and implement plans to meet company objectives.
  • Compile new product and promotion manufacturing quotations, ensuring supplier selection, processes, material and cost are within budget and quality expectations.
  • Provide accurate Technical information for introduction of Engineering Changes, Bill of Material, Product Promotions and any other relevant procedures.
  • Make engineering decisions and recommendations.
  • Develop, maintain and deliver agreed cost savings, ensuring quality is not compromised.
  • Work closely with buyers to input the technical support for cost savings.
  • Always check product quality.
  • Actively source and look for leads to improve product, reduce cost and deliver projects on time.
  • Be flexible to travel as per the business needs in order to fulfil the project requirements.
  • Work with the team to drive the profitability of the business.
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of the company and products in order to be proactive in sourcing new suppliers and improving cost and quality of components.

Requirements:

The Project Engineer will have:

  • A HND or HNC in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering
  • Formal qualifications for Pro-Engineer / AutoCAD Computer Aided Design
  • Proven applied understanding of production commodity groups:
    • Plastic Injection Moulding
    • Zinc
    • Aluminium / Die casting
    • Metal Pressings / Injection Moulding / Metal Turning
    • Heat treatments and Hardening processes
  • NPI Management or Supervision experience
  • MRP / MAP computer systems experience
  • 2 years’ in a similar Product analysis environment/role.
  • Applied 5s / 6 sigma within a production environment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ISO9001 and ISO 14001.

Benefits:

Salary : £25,000-£35,000

Superb Prospects

Pension

Other Benefits

Permanent

Location : Telford

I would be keen to speak with experienced Product Engineers, Project Engineers, New Product Introduction Engineers, New Product Launch Engineers.

This is an exciting position for the ideal candidate to thrive and be a part of the continued develop the growth of the business as well their career. The Project Engineer will hit the ground running and be a part of the innovative organisation, growing year on year within this industry.

To apply for this position or to discuss any further please send your CV complete with a cover letter 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.

 

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.

 

Introduction:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Injection Moulding Setter to be part of a reputable, modern organisation going through a period of growth and expansion.

Company:

A reputable manufacturing company in the heart of the West Midlands who pride themselves in the customer base and technical abilities of their industry.  

I am keen to speak with experienced Injection Moulding Setters, Injection Moulding Technicians and Injection Moulding Engineers who are seeking a new opportunity to be part of growing organisation.

Duties:

The Injection Moulding Setter will be responsible for:

  • Setting the machines to optimum conditions
  • Executing colour, insert printer and mould changes
  • Performing quality and materials tests 
  • Implementing appropriate corrective action when quality issues are reported
  • Achieving low scrap rates

Skills & Experience:

The Injection Moulding Setter will have:

  • Experience setting injection moulding machines
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment with injection moulding machines

Benefits:

The successful Injection Moulding Setter will work a rotating shift pattern.  Overtime will be paid at time ½.                            

This role is commutable from Walsall, Cannock, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Dudley, Shropshire, Telford, Stafford 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:

The company has always had the vision that society and global communities should be able to develop for themselves, and future generations. By providing the tools, they are ensuring that anything is possible. They are seeking an experienced Quality Supervisor to join their prestigious organisation to continue the growth of the business.

Are you an experienced Quality Supervisor wanting to work in a developing and evolving global organisation???

Are you looking for that next challenge??

Then this is the position for you!!!!

Duties:

The Quality Supervisor’s Responsibilities are to:

  • Manage, develop and control measurement systems
  • Assist the Quality Manager with day to day and customer / supplier visits
  • Be hands-on and part of the team to support the continued development and growth of the department
  • Assist in the development of business processes
  • Assist in the testing of components
  • Write and update material specifications
  • Undertake investigation of quality problems (product, system, process etc) utilising support departments and problem solving techniques 
  • Assist with the NPD team to bring the manufacture of new products to the factory
  • Ensure processes are adhered to and followed: PPAP, Capability studies, R&R studies
  • Liaise with customers, suppliers, manufacturing and subcontractors on all issues
  • Be flexible to travel to UK and European sites
  • New product introduction support
  • 8D report writing
  • FMEA and control plan support

Requirements:

The Quality Supervisor will have:

  • HND or equivalent
  • Experience in a Quality Department
  • Experience as a Quality Supervisor
  • Experience managing and coaching a team
  • Auditing experience, internally and externally at supplier sites
  • Be familiar with principles and practices (SPC, FMEA, Poke Yoke, MSA, Control Plans, Process Auditing, Problem solving techniques etc)
  • Knowledge of heat treatment and hardness testing
  • Knowledge of ISO9000
  • Experience of internal audits to ISO9000, QS9000 or TS16949

Benefits for a Quality Supervisor:

Salary - £30,000 - £35,000

Bonus

Healthcare

Pension

Life Assurance

Superb Prospects

I am keen to speak with experienced Quality Supervisors, Senior Quality Engineers, Senior Process Quality Engineers.

This role is commutable from Telford, Wolverhampton, Stafford, Shropshire, Walsall, Cannock Shrewsbury

This is an exciting position for the ideal candidate to thrive and be a part of the continued develop the growth of the business as well their career. The successful candidate will hit the ground running and be a part of the innovative organisation, growing year on year within this industry.

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

 

QUALITY ENGINEER

Company:

The company has always had the vision that society and global communities should be able to develop for themselves, and future generations. By providing the tools, they are ensuring that anything is possible. They are seeking an experienced Quality Engineer to join their prestigious company to continue the growth of the business.

Are you an experienced Quality Engineer wanting to work in a developing and evolving global organisation???

Are you looking for that next challenge??

Then this is the position for you!!!!

Duties:

The Quality Engineer’s Responsibilities are to:

  • Read drawings and ensure assembly quality is within specifications
  • Undertake investigation of quality problems (product, system, process etc) utilising support departments and problem-solving techniques 
  • Assist with the NPD team to bring the manufacture of new products to the factory
  • Ensure processes are adhered to and followed: PPAP, Capability studies, R&R studies
  • Be flexible to travel to UK and European sites
  • New product introduction support
  • 8D report writing
  • FMEA and control plan support

Requirements:

The Quality Engineer will have:

  • HND or equivalent
  • Experience readying engineering drawings
  • Experience in a Quality Department
  • Be familiar with principles and practices
  • Knowledge of ISO9000
  • Experience of internal audits to ISO9000, QS9000 or TS16949

Benefits:

  • Salary : £28,000 - £32,000
  • Superb Prospects
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Healthcare
  • Permanent
  • Location : Telford

I am keen to speak with experienced Quality Technicians, Quality Engineers, Process Quality Engineers.

This role is commutable from Telford, Wolverhampton, Stafford, Shropshire, Walsall, Cannock Shrewsbury

This is an exciting position for the ideal candidate to thrive and be a part of the continued develop the growth of the business as well their career. The successful candidate will hit the ground running and be a part of the innovative organisation, growing year on year within this industry.

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