Tania specialises in sourcing engineering professionals from within all areas of manufacturing and engineering sectors and excels at identifying high-value candidates at all stages of their careers.  She covers a broad range of disciplines, from Process Engineers, Quality Engineers right through to Senior Board Level Managers.

She has 22 years’ experience working on high profile automotive, aerospace, FMCG and general engineering projects, with a notable specialism with automotive OEM and Tier 1. She is adept at finding hard-to-find talent from within a highly competitive sector.

Tania’s strengths lie in building trusted strong business relationships, through demonstrating understanding of business and requirements, and by working with an open, and collaborative and professional style.  She continually improves her functional expertise and market knowledge to ensure delivery of new talent into organisations.

Tania specialises in sourcing engineering professionals from within all areas of manufacturing and engineering sectors and excels at identifying high-value candidates at all stages of their careers.  She covers a broad range of disciplines, from Process Engineers, Quality Engineers right through to Senior Board Level Managers.

She has 22 years’ experience working on high profile automotive, aerospace, FMCG and general engineering projects, with a notable specialism with automotive OEM and Tier 1. She is adept at finding hard-to-find talent from within a highly competitive sector.

Tania’s strengths lie in building trusted strong business relationships, through demonstrating understanding of business and requirements, and by working with an open, and collaborative and professional style.  She continually improves her functional expertise and market knowledge to ensure delivery of new talent into organisations.

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QUALITY ENGINEER

PERMANENT

MANUFACTURING

BIRMINGHAM

At last!  A genuine opportunity for a Quality Engineer, this is an immediate vacancy, and opportunity to interview and appoint NOW.

A busy manufacturing organisation have new orders on board and now have a need for a Quality Engineer to help strengthen the Quality department.

This is a well- established organisation, a high- volume production environment and as the Quality Engineer, you will be tasked with maintaining the Quality system.

Benefits:

  • Salary : £35,000
  • Pension
  • Good Holidays
  • New Orders
  • Busy Working Environment
  • Friendly Workplace
  • Stability and Prospects

Duties:

  • Maintain Quality system
  • Investigate all quality issues, supplier and customer
  • Lead root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Problem solving
  • Support of certification processes
  • Internal auditing for both IATF
  • Conduct internal IATF and process audits
  • Coordinate and manage engineering change process
  • Responsibility for presenting PPAP PSW sign off with customers and suppliers
  • Control and manage annual testing schedule
  • Mange non-conforming parts / supplier rejects
  • APQP processes
  • Internal PPM improvements
  • 8D resolution
  • Control and manage the calibration schedule
  • Monitor scrap and scrap reductions

Requirements:

  • HNC or equivalent relevant experience
  • Experience of management of Quality Systems
  • Strong knowledge of 8D and 5 Why analysis
  • It would be beneficial if you have exposure to EH&S ISO 45001
  • IATF Auditing
  • You will have gained your experience from within a high- volume manufacturing environment

This would suit a friendly, ambitious and motivated Quality Engineer.  This company is able to appoint NOW.  There will be no delays with interviews and decisions.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

PROJECT QUALITY ENGINEER

MANUFACTURING

PERMANENT

WARWICK

Company:

A fantastic position has become available for an experienced Project Quality Engineer. 

At the forefront of new technology, and enjoying new launches, a role of Project Quality Engineer has arisen.

This is an outstanding opportunity, an interesting and genuine opportunity for you to utilise your knowledge and to continue to expand your horizons.

Benefits:

  • Salary : £51,700 (Base Salary To £45,000 + Car Allowance)
  • Pension
  • Income Protection
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Flexi Hours
  • Large Friendly International Business

Duties:

  • Manage the development quality activities
  • Obtain reliable products on time
  • Using the validated suppliers to meet customer requirements
  • Control Plans
  • PPAP submissions
  • Validation Plans definition and execution
  • Sub-supplier management
  • Process validation
  • APQP project KPI’s measurement and consolidation

Requirements:

  • Ideally educated to Degree standard, though equivalent experience is readily considered
  • You will have gained your experience from within high volume manufacturing
  • Strong experience in APQP, DFMEA and PFMEA
  • Excellent knowledge of PPAP’s
  • Control and validation plans

This would suit a self- motivated, pro-active individual, with good organisational and communication skills.

With lots of new business on the horizon, this ensures this role offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quality Engineer, to continue to develop and grow, within an International organisation.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

PRODUCTION PLANNER

PERMANENT

LOCATION : TAMWORTH

ENVIRONMENT : MANUFACTURING

Introduction:

An exciting opportunity has become available, for a Production Planner to join a unique manufacturing organisation.

Theirs, is a bespoke environment, fast paced and unusual production facility.  The culture and vision of this Company, make it an exceptional place to work.  Genuine emphasis is placed recognition and valuing their employees.

As the Production Planner, you will be given overall responsibility for production planning and the development of the scheduling system

Benefits:

  • Salary : £32,000
  • Market Leading Pension
  • Medical Insurance
  • Generous Achievable Bonus
  • Excellent Holiday entitlement
  • Life Cover
  • Holiday Homes!

Duties:

  • Plan production requirements across all production
  • Provide production plans
  • Ensure that plans are correct and achievable
  • Ensure timely delivery of bulk raw materials
  • Identification of areas for improvement
  • Weekly stock / production meetings

Requirements:

  • Proven experience of Production planning within a fast-paced production environment
  • It would be ideal if you have exposure to SAP
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • To be able to plan, schedule and plan work
  • To have had exposure to working in a continuous improvement environment
  • A genuine “can-do” attitude
  • This role would suit someone who is ambitious, takes pride in their work, appearance and standards, and who is committed, passionate and enjoys coming to work

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a unique working environment, where your long-term prospects would be assured.  You will be given the chance to truly make an impact and raise the bar across the Company.

You will also enjoy working in an exceptionally inclusive and fun, friendly environment, with some second to none benefits available to you.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

MATERIALS COORDINATOR

BIRMINGHAM

PERMANENT

MANUFACTURING

Company:

An independent, family owned manufacturing organisation are now looking for a MATERIALS COORDINATOR. 

The business has been established for over 100 years, and the beauty of their products, is they are supplied into all different types of industry sectors, such as food, Rubber, Pharmaceutical and chemical industries.

As their MATERIAL COORDINATOR, you will enjoy the benefits and stability of being part of a well-established organisation.  No one does what they do!

Benefits for a Materials Coordinator:

  • Salary : £19,000 - £21,000
  • Stake Holder Pension
  • 4.30pm Finish + 25 Days hols + Stats

Duties of a Materials Coordinator:

  • Inspect incoming raw materials
  • Oversee sampling operations
  • Report deficiencies from sampling or inspection processes
  • You will be the direct contact with raw material suppliers regarding certification issues
  • Training of quality control and process plant personnel

Requirements of a Materials Coordinator:

  • You will have relevant Materials Control experience from within manufacturing, ideally with warehousing and  / or laboratory environment
  • Knowledge of COSHH assessments
  • Strong communicator
  • A good level literacy and numeracy
  • A natural team player

What are you waiting for? Send your CV ASAP.

 

PROCESS ENGINEER

BARTON UNDER NEEDWOOD

PERMANENT

Company:

Are you thinking, it’s time for a change?  Are you a Process Engineer, with strong experience, ready to move?  Are you looking for a busy, growing, stable organisation, that can utilise your Process Engineering experience, and offer you long-term growth and prospects?

LOOK NO FURTHER! We have just the job for you!

Benefits:

  • Salary : £32,000 - £36,000
  • Pension
  • Income Protection
  • Large Friendly International Business
  • Christmas Present

Duties:

  • Ensure process capability
  • Provide support and process improvement to existing and new programs
  • Track project timing
  • Confirm feasibility and cost of engineering changes
  • Layout proposals
  • Ergonomic assessments
  • Assess layouts for new product introductions
  • On-site trials
  • Identification of obsolescence
  • Ensure processes are correct, cycle time, manning, reject rate, process flow and equipment at optimum rates
  • Support new product introduction
  • Identify areas for improvements, such as scrap reductions

Requirements:

  • Process Engineering experience within a fast- paced manufacturing environment
  • Equipment specification and process optimisation exposure
  • Plant layout experience
  • To have been involved with implementation of continuous improvements activities
  • Previous knowledge of feasibility and cost of engineering changes
  • This is such a friendly organisation, this role will suit a sociable and friendly individual, who is looking to expand our career, within a world leading organisation, where your long-term prospects are assured.

What are you waiting for?!

Be part of a successful story, send your CV ASAP.

 

SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER

DROITWICH

PERMANENT

Company:

Are you thinking, its time for a change?  Are you a Quality Engineer, with strong experience, ready to move?  Are you looking for a busy, growing, stable organisation, that can utilise your Quality Engineer experience, and offer you long-term growth and prospects?

LOOK NO FURTHER! We have just the job for you!

Benefits:

  • Salary : £45,000
  • Pension
  • Income Protection
  • Large Friend International Business
  • Christmas Present

Duties:

  • Deputise for the Quality Manager when necessary
  • Ensure compliance
  • Customer liaison
  • Drive continuous improvements
  • Development and maintenance of the Quality system
  • Cost reduction in Quality
  • Implementation of internal quality standards
  • Process audits KPI’s

Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of TS / IATF 16949
  • Excellent knowledge of Quality Management systems
  • PPAP / PSW / APQP experience
  • To have gained your experience from within a fast- paced environment
  • Strong problem resolution skills
  • Patience and tenacity
  • Keep cool under pressure

You will have the opportunity to continue your career, in a friendly, busy, modern and very friendly working environment.  Lots of new business on the horizon, adding stability and plenty of scope for long-term prospects.

What are you waiting for?!

Be part of a successful story, send your CV ASAP.

 

SENIOR SUPPLIER QUALITY ENGINEER (SQA Engineer)

DROITWICH

PERMANENT

Company:

A PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing organisation have a requirement for a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer. 

This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Senior Supplier Quality Engineer to continue to flourish and utilise your considerable experience. You will be fully supported and there is plenty of new business becoming available which will also offer not only stability, but great long-term prospects

Benefits:

  • Salary : £51,7000 (Base Salary To £45,000 + Car Allowance)
  • Pension
  • Income Protection
  • Large Friendly International Business
  • Christmas Present

Duties:

  • Solve and check supplier (external and internal) quality problems
  • Check containment actions
  • Supplier root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
  • Supplier Project reviews
  • Monitor of supplier and / or deviations
  • Supplier PSWs and PPAP’s
  • APQP
  • Travel to Supplier sites

Requirements:

  • To be able to exhibit strong knowledge of incoming purchased products
  • Excellent knowledge of working with IATF 16949 and / or VDA
  • PPAP and APQP knowledge
  • External audits
  • Strong supplier development and management experience
  • You will have gained your experience from within a fast paced, lean modern manufacturing environment
  • You will be expert with dealing with internal rejections
  • Knowledge of SAP would be ideal

With lots of new business on the horizon, this ensures this role offers an exciting opportunity for an experience SQA Engineer, to continue to develop and grow, within an International organisation.

Send your CV ASAP.

 

TOOLMAKER

BIRMINGHAM

PERMANENT

£13 / 14 PER HOUR + DAYS + PENSION + EARLY FINISH FRIDAY + SOLID, STABLE AND FRIENDLY COMPANY

MANUFACTURING

COMPANY

  • IMMEDIATE START & DAYS ONLY ROLE
  • PRESSWORK AND WELDING PROJECTS – MEDIUM TO HIGH VOLUME PRESSINGS
  • UP TO 800 TONNES FROM CAD TO FULL PRODUCITON
  • COIL FEED FOR PROGRESSION WORK
  • BUSY HIGH- VOLUME MODERN MANUFACTURING ENVIRONMENT
  • INTERNATIONAL MULTI SITE ORGANISATION

TOOLMAKER DUTIES: -

  • Refurbishment of existing tooling
  • TPM on tooling
  • Toolmaker to have the ability to work on own initiative
  • Large Tooling
  • Working days only

REQUIREMENTS

  • Ideally Apprentice trained
  • Experience in Toolmaking
  • Refurbishment and TPM experience
  • Strong experience of general Toolroom equipment
  • Days only
  • Toolmakers finish early on Fridays

THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE START

YOU WILL BE JOINING A FRIENDLY LONG-ESTABLISHED BUSINESS

Embedded long-term relationships with a variety of different customers.

Send your CV IMMEDIATLEY , or alternatively, call for more information on 0121 321 4311

 

LOGISTICS COORDINATOR

KENT

CONTRACT – 1 YEAR MINIMUM

PLEASE APPLY & STATE YOUR RATE

HIGH VOLUME MANUFACTURING

COMPANY

IMMEDIATE START

URGENT REQUIREMENT FOR A LOGISTICS COORDINATOR

LONG TERM 1 YEAR MIN CONTRACT

BUSY HIGH- VOLUME MODERN MANUFACTURING ENVIRONMENT

INTERNATIONAL MULTI SITE ORGANISATION

DUTIES

 

  • Responsible for good inwards
  • Manage the picking routes and efficiencies
  • Visual management of Warehouse and Manufacturing area, stock levels, placeholders and locations
  • Responsibility for how goods are manged and stored – scanning, stock checks and continuous cycle counting
  • Liaison with the Planning team
  • Utilising SAP
  • Raising issues for improvements
  • Manage the logistics of goods into the business, times deliveries, receipt and prioritisation
  • Continuous Improvements
  • Promoting and implementing LEAN / 5S concepts

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • It is essential that you have gained your Logistics Coordination from within a high- volume manufacturing industry sector
  • You will also have working exposure to SAP
  • A proven track record in manufacturing and logistics
  • Good understanding of MRP systems
  • To have the ability to understand and react to business requirements
  • Flexible and adaptable

THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE START

GREAT EARNING POTENTIAL

SUPERB OPPORTUNITY TO FURTHER YOUR EXPERIENCE AND CAREER WITHIN A BLUE CHIP INTERNATIONAL MANUFACURING ORGANISATION

Please call Tania for more information on 0121 321 4311

 

LOGISTICS MANAGER

KENT

CONTRACT – 1 YEAR MINIMUM

PLEASE APPLY & STATE YOUR RATE

HIGH VOLUME MANUFACTURING

COMPANY

IMMEDIATE START

URGENT REQUIREMENT FOR A LOGISTICS MANAGER

LONG TERM 1 YEAR MIN CONTRACT

BUSY HIGH- VOLUME MODERN MANUFACTURING ENVIRONMENT

INTERNATIONAL MULTI SITE ORGANISATION

DUTIES

 

  • Manage the logistics function
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships
  • Recruit, retain and motivate a Logistics team
  • Ensure strong internal relationships are encouraged
  • Develop systems, procedures and processes to ensure continual development in inventory control and stock reductions
  • Working with SAP
  • Initiate improvements in material handling and warehouse systems
  • Direct and control the ordering and delivery of raw materials
  • Ensure customer requirements are assessed correctly, in order to ensure production plans can be produced
  • Develop logistics strategies for both in bound and out bound products
  • Provide a logistics planning service to production, suppliers and customers for new product introductions

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • It is essential that you have gained your Logistics Management experience from within a high volume manufacturing industry sector
  • You will also have working exposure to SAP
  • A proven track record in manufacturing and logistics
  • Strong understanding of MRP systems
  • To have the ability to understand and react to business requirements

THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE START

OPPORTUNITY TO LEAD AND MOTIVATE AN GREAT TEAM

GREAT EARNING POTENTIAL

This is a wonderful opportunity to continue your successful career. Call Tania for more information on 0121 321 4311

 

QHSE MANAGER
BIRMINGHAM
MANUFACTURING
£40,000 - £45,000 + PENSION + LARGE BUSY DIVERSE MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION
PERMANENT

COMPANY

A Large manufacturing organisation, who supply a wide range of different products into a large supplier base, have a requirement for a QHSE Manager.

You will be a key member of the management team, tasked with responsibility for on site Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality.This is a large, multi-faceted position, within a busy Company, and you will be given the opportunity to enjoy a long term, fruitful career.

DUTIES

 

  • Ensure quality standards are met
  • Support performance improvements
  • Ensure new products / product developments meet quality standards
  • Supervision of the technical staff carrying out testing
  • Ensure product validation
  • Ensure supply chain is routinely audited
  • Development of the integrated QMS and EHS management systems
  • Ensure internal audits are completed
  • Ensure external 3rd party accreditation to relevant standards (i.e., 9001, 14001, 18001 / 45001, EN1090 etc)
  • EHS responsibility
  • Incident investigations
  • Risk assessments
  • Routine site tours, to ensure all safety, fire, security and environmental standards are complied

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • We are looking for QA, EHS experience, gained from within an engineering / manufacturing industry
  • Strong knowledge of day to day quality management
  • NEBOSH qualification would be advantageous
  • Good commercial acumen
  • Problem solving skills, such as 5-Why and 8D
  • Lead Auditor would be beneficial but not essential
  • To be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of ISO9001, 14004 and 45001
  • A well organised, customer focused approach

This is a great opportunity to join a well- established busy organisation, who supply into a multitude of different manufacturing industries.They are a large, friendly Company, your long-term prospects would be assured.

Call for more information on 0121 321 4311

 

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
TAMWORTH
PERMANENT£40,000 - £45,000 + COMPANY CAR + PENSION + COMMISSION + PHONE + LAPTOP + EXPENSES + SOLID, BUSY ENGINEERING ORGANISATION

COMPANY

A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Business Development Manager, to join a busy engineering organisation.

They are a niche market, and as they work with a huge range of different industries, they are finding they are consistently busy, stable and now in a position to hire a Business Development Manager.

DUTIES

  • Maximise and grow existing accounts
  • Source new customers
  • Travel to customer sites, mainly UK based, with occasional travel overseas
  • Put together quotations
  • Selling cross standard products where required, including integrations

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • You will have Business Development experience, gained from within engineering
  • Account Management experience is essential
  • Previous experience of maximising existing accounts
  • You may be working in the nuclear, automotive, power generation or bespoke engineering sectors
  • To have the ability to cross sell
  • Quoting knowledge
  • Flexible to travel within the UK, and occasionally overseas
  • Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics would be advantageous, but not essential

 

You will be joining a small, friendly, busy organisation, where you be given plenty of support.  Your success is their success.

Are you ready for your next challenge?