North Yorkshire

Manufacturing Engineer

Are you an Engineering Manager from an Automation background?

I am currently working with an Engineering company looking to bring into their team a Manufacturing/Process Engineer to oversee their production from Design to Delivery


  • Previous experience as a manufacturing engineer or similar role.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, design methods and tool design.
  • Familiarity with manufacturing equipment and quality assurance techniques.
  • Commitment to health and safety standards and environmental regulations.
  • Solid grounding in robotics
  • CAD/ Cam Knowledge
  • CNC Experience
  • Degree in Engineering related field would be advantageous
  • Lean Sigma Green Belt
  • 5+ years experience in a similar role

You will be expected to:

  • Evaluate manufacturing processes
  • Design, Develop and Test automated and manual systems
  • Organise and manage workflows
  • Integrate various departments
  • Upgrade systems where necessary
  • Be heavily involved in staff training and development
  • Actively implement and analyse continuous improvement activities
  • Manage Budgets

Day shifts Monday to Friday


Engineering Technician

Major are currently working in partnership with a World leading manufacturing company in East Cleveland. Due to continuous growth we are looking for an experience Electrical Technician to join the existing friendly team.

What’s on Offer;

  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Day shifts Monday to Friday
  • Working with a friendly and welcoming team
  • 36 hours per week
  • Excellent Package


Preventative maintenance on machines and equipment; as well as responding to emergency machine break downs throughout the plant

Determine cause of potential failure or performance deterioration, and either complete remedial work during shift or brief subsequent shift and Engineering Team Leader on issue, cause and recommended solution

Involvement with new design, installation and movements of existing machines

Overhaul and repair of machines and equipment

Ensuring machines and equipment on site are safe, working efficiently and fit for purpose

It will also involve ensuring all work is carried out within Health and Safety legislation

Role Requirements;

  • An experienced Electrical Maintenance engineer with the manufacturing industry experience
  • Proven working knowledge of Siemens PLC controls
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems including motors, gearboxes and drive systems
  • 18thEdition
  • Relevant professional qualifications
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability
  • Professional in their approach to dealing with issues and employees

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Engineering Technician

  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


Project Manager

Are you a successful Project Manager in the North Yorkshire area with experience in a fast-paced automation industry looking for an exciting new role?

With excellent career opportunities, competitive salary and excellent pension and benefits package, on permanent dayshift. This is a great time to join a thriving and forward-thinking company. You will be responsible for a cross functional plant team including but not limited to Manufacturing Engineers, Tooling, Quality, NPI and Health and Safety.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 5+ years’ experience
  • NPI Projects
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Injection Moulding
  • Automation industry
  • Design Experience
  • Degree Qualified
  • Full UK Driving License

The role will involve:

  • Managing project timing and critical path activities to
  • Managing budget
  • Leading structured team-based engineering investigations to establish root cause and issue resolution.
  • Management and delivery of all pre-production activities
  • To ensure coordination and timely implantation of all allocated business or continuous improvement
  • Management of deliverable, accurate update, and release of documentation
  • Maintain project targets for Budget, Contribution Margin and Cycle times.


Parcel Sorter

What is on offer for the Parcel Sorter:

  • Weekly pay
  • Temp to Perm
  • Ongoing
  • Discounts on high street brands
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Access 24/7 free medical advisor

Major Recruitment are happy to be assisting our York based client in their search for several parcel sorters.

Our client is internationally recognised as a leader within courier market, having fully established themselves in the road based delivery sector. With a number of large distribution sites based within the North East and Yorkshire, their York site is now requiring additional parcel sorters.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with unloading loading delivery vehicles – parcels can range in size, so candidates can expect to do some heavy lifting
  • Sorting parcels for delivery based on routes and postcodes – using hand held and digital headset scanners
  • Assisting with despatch teams
  • Adhering and maintaining health and safety
  • Reporting any sorting issues to line manager, such as defective parcels



What’s on Offer for the Machine Operative?

  • Hourly pay rate of £10.88 per hour
  • Night Shift Alloance
  • Overtime available at time ½ and double time
  • A Temporary to Permanent position
  • The chance to learn and develop with a well-established team
  • Working with a worldwide organisation
  • Benefits: 24/7 medical advice
  • Gym membership Discounts
  • Retail discounts
  • On-site parking
  • Canteen

My Client is well established, industry leading global agricultural nutrition company. Based near Thirsk, they have seen year on year success, with further growth and investment plans for 2024. They offer a range of products, which are supplied across the globe. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Machine Operator to join their Night Team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

The role will be to cover a night shift Monday to Thursday 6pm-6am and Friday 6pm-4am

Your primary responsibility is to produce animal feed, following strict guidelines to make sure the product is safe.

Machine Operative Role Requirements:

  • Must have experience of working in a manufacturing capacity
  • Experience within an agricultural feed mill (Desirable bit not essential)
  • Excellent communication
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to follow a process
  • Experience of working with machinery (full training will be given)
  • Physically able to lift up to 25kg
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time

***Please note that due to the location of the clients premises, your own transport is advised***


Management Accountant

I am currently working with a distribution compnay in the Northallerton Area, looking for a Management Accountant to join their thriving business on a full time, permanent basis.

With a salary of £39,750 this is a great opportunity to join a large compnay with strong local links at an exciting time in their development. With great compnay benefits, including on-site parking and excellent company pension.#

The ideal candidate will be tasked with:

  • Production of timely and accurate monthly management accounts
  • Operate and maintain supervisory control over all bank accounts including cash flow management and the processing of Euros and Euro exchanges
  • Reconciliation of all bank and cash accounts on a weekly basis and all other balance sheet accounts monthly
  • Liaise with credit control to ensure adequate control over debtors and collection of balances
  • Dealing with the bank as necessary
  • Dealing with the auditors to ensure all audit requirements and statutory deadlines are met
  • Ensure all fixed assets are correctly recorded in the Fixed Asset Register and that the FAR reconciles to the ledger
  • Assist with the invoicing of the large installations as required
  • Calculate the monthly WIP
  • Submit the Monthly Business Survey to on time and any other regulatory surveys as required
  • Completion and submission of VAT returns
  • Running of the accounts Month End and Year End
  • Prepare the year end file and accounts for the auditors
  • Produce the monthly commission information for submission to payroll
  • Paying the Euro Suppliers
  • Assist the company’s management and Director with any other ad-hoc requirements

Bench Joiner

Are you experienced Bench Joiner looking for a new challenge?

What’s on offer:

  • Pay up to £18.00 per hour (Depending on experience)
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Weekly Pay
  • Temporary to Permanent position or Pernament
  • Overtime available
  • Free staff parking
  • Shift: 40 hours per week. Monday to Friday.
  • Personal Doctor – GP access 24/7
  • Discount Outlet
  • Fitness &Nutrition – discount rates for joining your local gym.

My Client is well established, industry leading Manufacturing company. Based in Thirsk area, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2023/2024. They offer a range of services from Design through to Manufacturing. This has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a diverse client base stretching across the globe. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Bench Joiner to join their team.

Role Requirements:

  • Experience as a Bench Joiner
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time



Are you eperienced Supervisor looking for a new challange?

What’s on offer:

  • Ongoing personal development
  • Life Assurance
  • Salary £27 k to £30k depending on experience
  • Pernament position

Our client is a well-established, multi-site, food manufacturer based in the heart of North Yorkshire. Based across their sites, they have seen impressive growth year on year, with further growth plans for 2024. They supply their products into brand named manufacturers that supplies most retailers in the UK. An opportunity for a Production Supervisor to join their team on a permanent basis .

As a Supervisor, you will join their back shift on a permanent basis 3:20pm-Midnight.

The role focuses on driving continuous improvement in the hygiene area to ensure we are able to deliver unbeatable quality.

You’ll lead your hygiene team with strong ideas, clear focus and credibility whilst engaging and influencing key stakeholders and teams across the site. You’ll develop and manage the maintenance and improvement programme to efficiency and meet performance criteria.

As a Supervisor you’ll coordinate hygiene schedules and labour to ensure compliance to legislation, microbiological and visual hygiene & food safety standards. Identify ways to bring cost savings whilst maintaining efficiencies and quality as well as managing maintenance and stocks. Ensuring that potential hazards are analysed and preventative measures are actioned to reduce the risk of harm.

Essential Ingredients

  • A proven track record of maintaining and improving high standards of hygiene ideally within a food manufacturing environment.
  • You’ll have a good working knowledge of H&S/food safety systems & legislation (e.g. Advanced Food Hygiene, COSHH & IOSH).
  • Working knowledge of BRC.


HGV Vehicle Fitter

What is on offer for the HGV Vehicle Fitter:

  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing, with a view to temp to perm
  • Discounts on high street brands
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Access 24/7 free medical advisor
  • £16.60 per hour

Major Logistics are currently looking for an HGV Vehicle Fitter to work for our Redcar based client.

The hours of work are 37 per week across 2 shifts:

Monday – Thursday – 0700 -1500, Friday 0700 – 1430

Monday – Thursday -0930 – 1730, Friday 0930 – 1500

  • IMI Level 2 Level 2 Motor Vehicle Repair or equivalent
  • City & Guilds Level 2 Heavy Vehicle Repair or equivalent
  • MOT Class 4, 5, 7 test status.


Reach Truck Driver

Are you looking for a full time permanent role?

Do you have experience with a reach truck but your licence has expired or its in-house?

Then we might just have the role for you.

What is on offer:

  • A permanent contract from Day 1.
  • A salary up to £30,757 per annum – DOE
  • Set shift rotation – Monday to Friday
  • 40 hours per week + overtime

Our client is a leading manufacturer of soft drinks, who continue to operate a profitable and sustainable business. Due to that exact growth, they are looking to expand their warehouse team.

Ideally applicants must have:

  • Warehouse experience with the FMCG sector
  • Experience with both Counterbalance and Reach trucks
  • Bulk stacking & racking experience
  • Experience working in a busy environment

If this role is of interest then please do apply, we aim to speak with applicants within 24 hours.