Electrical Field Service Engineer

A Service Engineer is needed to install, service, test, and commission Variable Speed Drives and Control panels on sites throughout the South West

Reporting to the Service Manager – you will carry out routine service work on all makes of Variable Speed Drives, Soft Starts, with installation and refitting of new for old. Responsive breakdown callouts are also required from engineers on a rota basis. Assist with the Hire business with regards to installations and commissioning on site and ongoing operation of installed equipment.

* Service Existing Customers Drives.
* Assist in small installations of MCC’s, New for Old Variable Speed Drivees and Soft starters.
* Attend breakdowns to customers sites for reactive maintenance.
* Test and Commission Products offered by the company.
* Mark up drawings with modifications.
* Support the sales team.
* Liaise with customers on site regarding technical and progress work.
* You will be required to operate within a rolling rate basis for 24/7 cover.


The successful candidate will be commercially aware and have a strong engineering background.
* Applicants will ideally have experience of various industry sectors such as, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, paper & pulp, petrochemical, chemical manufacturing, and mining & aggregate companies.
* Ideally qualified to a minimum of C & G Part 1, 2 7 3, HNC/ONC in electrical/electronic engineering.
* IEE 18th Edition
* Inspections & Testing Certificate – Desirable.
* Hold a current JIB Skills Card or CCSC.
* Safety Passport.
* Have good working knowledge of 240 – 690 LV, single and 3 phase systems etc.
* Direct online starting and Start Delta Starting knowledge is essential.
* PC knowledge is preferred as software programmes are used on certain products for commissioning.
* Working Knowledge of PLC, Soft Start & Variable Speed Drives, Instrumentation and 4-20mA Control would be an advantage, however training will be provided.
* Excellent Communication Skills

The company offers a competitive benefits package with call out and standby rates and a company vehicle

If you would like more information on this exciting role please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment on 0191 6620016 or click Apply Now to send your CV

General Building Operative

Major Recruitment are currently for a General Building Operative in Redcliffe, Bristol

Pay rate: £12
Location: Redcliffe, Bristol BS1
x2 : starting time 07:00-15:00 and 11:00 19:00

Candidate must have been in the UK for a period of 3 years or more

Candidate must be able to provide 2 work references


  • Ability to respond to requests in a timely manner, assisting with a wide range of activities
    • Comply with companies Health and Safety processes and procedures
    • Assist with the completion of both reactive and planned tasks
    • Good customer relationship skills
    • Undertake role in professional and safe manner at all time
    • Carry out general security tasks such as management of CCTV and alarm systems
    • Undertake activities requested by client efficiently and effectively
    • Carry out general cleaning/ maintenance tasks when required
    • Raising, updating and closing down of reactive tasks and remedial works
    • Undertake statutory inspections
    • Provide first line response to reactive events
    • Porterage and logistic support services as required – ordering, distribution and storage of materials


Warehouse Operative / Picker

We are looking for candidates to work for our Client`s warehouse based in Avonmouth and Filton. An innovative and global British skincare brand with over 30 years of expertise and available in over 45 countries.

LOCATION OF WORK : Avonmouth BS11 and Filton BS34 ( you must be able to travel to both sites);

HOURS : Monday to Friday , 06:00-14:00 / 14:00 – 22:00 (you must be able to follow weekly rotation and work both shift times );

PAY: £ 12.00 per hour + OT rates;

DUTIES: order picking cosmetic products

BENEFITS OF THE ROLE : Weekly pay, free tea and coffee, on site car park , weekends off, light picking role , friendly team and environment


Document Controller

A Document Controller is needed by an expanding Bristol based company

Working in a busy Engineering team you will have a wide range of responsibilities which will include:

* Controlling the flow of documentation between engineering, suppliers, clients and internal staff
* Accurately maintain archives and databases for project documentation using the Electronic Document Management System
* Receive, register and distribute incoming and outgoing project documentation within pre-agreed timeframes.
* Monitor status of project documentation and expedite overdue actions.
* Produce effective project document status reports and issue to appropriate stakeholders.
* Drive on time delivery and quality of documentation
* Prepare reports on projects as needed
* Submit documentation to client in accordance with contract and QA requirements
* Ensure project documentation being used is of the correct revision

The successful candidate will be experienced as a Document Controller and have worked in an Engineering environment. Experience of an Electronic Document Management System is essential as are good organisational and communication skills, a strong attention to detail and a high level of IT Literacy

If you would like to join a dynamic company in a varied and interesting role please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment on 0191 6620016 or click Apply Now to send your CV