• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

Oxfordshire

Warehouse Operative

Warehouse operatives – Ongoing Contract

£1000 Welcome bonus paid after 3 months of employment

£1000 Retention Bonus after 6 months of employment

Would you like to work for an award winning global automotive company?

Major Recruitment are currently looking for Warehouse Operatives to join our Client warehouse & distribution centre based in BANBURY OX16.

Our client is an award winning & nationally recognised commerce company with extensive growth plans over the next 12 to 18 months-this really is an excellent time to be joining their growing organisation!

Hourly rate

£ 11.25/ ph à one chosen shift pattern on UKL line (afternoon or nights)

£11.46/ ph à 3 rotating shift pattern on K0 line

£13.50/ ph à 3 rotating shift pattern on UKL line

Candidate duties will include

  • Working on a production line
  • Assembling parts
  • Making car seats
  • Packing products
  • Re-work

What will you get in return?

  • Work for the Employee of the Year 2021
  • Very clear environment
  • Immediate start & ongoing work
  • Permanent employment opportunities
  • Equal opportunities
  • Plenty of overtime available

Working on a fast moving production line, you will be trained to produce car seats to a high standard of quality- full training is provided by the operations team.

Hours of work

Monday to Friday:

Week1 6.00- 14:00

Week2 14:00 to 22:00

Week 3 22:00 to 06:00

OR 1 chosen shift as afternoon or night

For further information & to apply please contact Major Recruitment today!

INDOB

Production Manager

K&D Recruitment are currently supporting a local award winning company in seeking a Production Manager to manage a team of 120 staff.

  • Are you educated to degree level or equivalent?
  • Do you have a professional skill set in Management?
  • Are you a Production Manager from a manufacturing background looking for your next challenge?

Our client is looking for a Production Manager with manufacturing knowledge & experience, who has the ability to help the company continue to meet their current & future goals.

The purpose & responsibilities of the role will include the management and performance of the department heads, ensuring that the service and quality provided is of the highest standards.

You will need to have excellent people management skills, a passion for making improvements and efficiencies and familiarisation of ERP systems.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in the manufacturing sector within a management or senior position. Candidates from Production Management, or similar backgrounds would be suitable.

You will also need to be educated to degree level or equivalent and/or have a Business Management qualification.

Overall this is a fantastic opportunity to join a long established business, where you can play a massive part in the company’s success and progress your career. No 2 days will be the same and you will be given all the tools needed to succeed and make the position your own.

This is an on-site role, salary c£65k.

Interested? Please apply here today and we will be in touch to discuss the role and the company in more detail!!!!

Production Operative

Great opportunity for someone with a production / Manufacturing background to work for our local client based in Thame!! If you have previous experience in soldering, assembly, wiring or even Injection moulding or testing and you are looking for a new challenge then this could be the perfect position for you!!!

The purpose of the role: Working with minimum supervision, work in any area of component manufacturing, product assembly, wiring and test as required to meet delivery requirements.

Carry out component manufacturing, product assembly to meet requirements documented in build instructions, drawings, BOM’s or other related documents. Ensure all activities satisfy quality standards or other applicable standards.

What is in it for you?! Hourly rate of £13.67, working hours 2-10.30 Monday – Thursday 12-5 Friday, ongoing overtime available, good training and potential to work in different departments, enabling you to increase your level of skills.

(Training will be on the day shift first few weeks)

The job is a long term permanent position (payrolled) via the K&D for 12 weeks on a temporary contract before being transferred onto the clients books.

What you will be doing?! Set up component manufacturing equipment (including EHRT, Plating line, power presses), product production areas, to ensure it is run efficiently and effectively to meet requirements. Maintain a safe, orderly and clean work area.

Ensure safe working practices are carried out at all times. Ensure that all components and products are stored tidily and correctly identified. Accurately maintain production records, product records and other records.

Liaise with Team Leaders and ensure stock levels are kept up to date. Ensure equipment is running efficiently/effectively with maximum use of material, resource and time.

Maintain machinery and equipment as required by TPM programs. Alert the Production Manager or other appropriate staff of any plant or equipment maintenance issues. Take an active part in all team working and continuous improvement initiatives.

Offer suggestions to the Team Leader/Line Manager that will improve the efficiency and safety of production areas and equipment.

The use of hand vibrating tools may be required. Ear, eye, and face protection and other PPE may need to be worn. Manual handling will be required.

Secondary Activities / Tasks. To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required / instructed in order to maintain and / or improve the efficiency, quality and service provided by Production Services. Health & Safety – adherence to all Company Health & Safety Policies, Procedures and Safe Working Practices. Attend Health Surveillance as appropriate. Attend training courses and participate in “on the job” training, as appropriate to the development of job skills and mandatory Health & Safety requirements.

What the client would like from you? previous experience setting up and using production equipment and efficiently. Previous experience assembling product. Someone who can multi task successfully. Good IT skills. Ability to interpret BOMs and analyse and work to drawings.

Nice to have skills but not essential?! Lean / Six sigma qualification and experience. Knowledge of and experience of using ERP and Teamcenter or other CAD software. If you believe that these requirements match your skills then please apply hear today and we will call immediately to discuss further!!

Production Operative

Great opportunity for someone with a production / Manufacturing background to work for our local client based in Thame!! If you have previous experience in soldering, assembly, wiring or even Injection moulding or testing and you are looking for a new challenge then this could be the perfect position for you!!!

The purpose of the role: Working with minimum supervision, work in any area of component manufacturing, product assembly, wiring and test as required to meet delivery requirements.

Carry out component manufacturing, product assembly to meet requirements documented in build instructions, drawings, BOM’s or other related documents. Ensure all activities satisfy quality standards or other applicable standards.

What is in it for you?! Hourly rate of £12.02, working hours 7-3.30 Monday – Thursday 7-12 Friday, ongoing overtime available, good training and potential to work in different departments, enabling you to increase your level of skills.

The job is a long term permanent position (payrolled) via the K&D for 12 weeks on a temporary contract before being transferred onto the clients books.

What you will be doing?! Set up component manufacturing equipment (including EHRT, Plating line, power presses), product production areas, to ensure it is run efficiently and effectively to meet requirements. Maintain a safe, orderly and clean work area.

Ensure safe working practices are carried out at all times. Ensure that all components and products are stored tidily and correctly identified. Accurately maintain production records, product records and other records.

Liaise with Team Leaders and ensure stock levels are kept up to date. Ensure equipment is running efficiently/effectively with maximum use of material, resource and time.

Maintain machinery and equipment as required by TPM programs. Alert the Production Manager or other appropriate staff of any plant or equipment maintenance issues. Take an active part in all team working and continuous improvement initiatives.

Offer suggestions to the Team Leader/Line Manager that will improve the efficiency and safety of production areas and equipment.

The use of hand vibrating tools may be required. Ear, eye, and face protection and other PPE may need to be worn. Manual handling will be required.

Secondary Activities / Tasks. To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required / instructed in order to maintain and / or improve the efficiency, quality and service provided by Production Services. Health & Safety – adherence to all Company Health & Safety Policies, Procedures and Safe Working Practices. Attend Health Surveillance as appropriate. Attend training courses and participate in “on the job” training, as appropriate to the development of job skills and mandatory Health & Safety requirements.

What the client would like from you? previous experience setting up and using production equipment and efficiently. Previous experience assembling product. Someone who can multi task successfully. Good IT skills. Ability to interpret BOMs and analyse and work to drawings.

Nice to have skills but not essential?! Lean / Six sigma qualification and experience. Knowledge of and experience of using ERP and Teamcenter or other CAD software. If you believe that these requirements match your skills then please apply hear today and we will call immediately to discuss further!!

Office Assistant

Exciting opportunity for a full time Administrator to join a small team in a busy hire office!!

Are you looking for a position in administration / customer service ? Do you class yourself as someone who is flexible & happy to undertake a wide variety of tasks? If so this could be the perfect opportunity for you to gain some great experience in an office environment!!

Purpose of role: To work alongside and assist the Hire Team & manager.

Duties will be varied and will include shadowing other administrators to gain a better understand of a hire controllers role and to support where necessary. Be the first line on the main phone line answering and filtering incoming calls.

Front of house – meeting and greeting visitors & managing the gate phone to let visitors through. Looking after visitors / internal meetings with drinks and refreshments. Opening and distributing post.

Ad hoc office administration, assisting office manager where required, you will also be required to do all other tasks supporting the Hire Team, looking after general housekeeping. Hours of work are 8.00-5.30 Monday to Friday

Interested in contining your career in an office and learning lots of new skills?! Then please apply today! We will then be in touch to discuss the position in more detail!!

Invoice Administrator

Great opportunity for an experienced Administrator working for our client based near Thame!

They are looking for someone who has experience & recent focus working around accounts / purchasing / invoicing, these will be the areas you will be focused on.

What you will be doing!

Invoicing new and existing hires – checking that information on system is correct and investigating any discrepancies prior to invoicing. Invoicing Sales raised by team members

Liaising with Accounts Department to check whether proforma payments are required for extended hires.

To monitor dates covered by Purchase Orders, contact customers to check whether extended hires are covered by the order and to agree additional costs where necessary.

To run a report daily to check that all current Purchase Orders are being invoiced.

To deal with Customer’s invoicing queries, liaising with the relevant Technical Advisor where necessary. Raise credit notes as required.

Updating the SAP system with customer details prior to filing finished orders.

Invoicing Engineering Visits. Invoicing service works for customer own machines. Invoicing missing and damaged and updating record. Arranging exchanged when required.

Monthly Invoicing To provide cover for other roles within the administrator team.

Essential experience ?

Invoicing, good interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and part of a team

Excellent attention to detail. Excellent time management and organisational skills are a must.

Comfortable working on different software systems

Desirable? Knowledge or experience with SAP/Insphire

Job Terms

Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm

22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays (increasing with length of service)

4%/4% Employer/Employee Contribution Pension Scheme

Salary £25-30K

Interested? Then please apply here today!

Van Driver

Major Recruitment is looking for van drivers within the Oxford and surrounding areas for an immedaite start.

The Client

A well established client that has been providing parcel delivery solutions are looking for van drivers for a sustained about of time in this country.

This client displays togetherness, teamship and putting their people first.

The Van driver

No more than 6 penalty points on your licence (no IN, DD, DR, or DG endorsements).

Strong customer service skills essential.

The Role of the Van Driver

Collecting of parcels from the main depot.

  • Dropping parcels to customers homes.
  • Using a scanner to scan the delivered parcels whilst working as a van driver.
  • Calculating the best delivery routes.
  • Greeting of customers.
  • Completing pre vehicle checks before you start work as a van driver.

Days and Hours of work as a van driver

Monday-Sunday work available

09:00-18:00

Rate of pay

Monday – Sunday £11.24

“Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent roles and as an Employment Business for temporary opportunities”.

REF: INDLD

Picker and Packer

Picker / packer needed

Immediate starts available

5 days per week and overtime available – on-going work

This position is based in Bicester

No experience needed

Hours of work

·5 days per week on rota (preferred shifts are Tuesday to Saturday )

·Shift times

6am – 2pm

2pm – 10pm

10pm – 6am

Pay rates

·Morning shift £11.35 ph

·Afternoon shift £11.91 ph

·Night Shift £12.48 ph

Duties

·Picking and packing

·Moving and stacking goods

·Prepare goods for deliver

One of the benefits this client is offering is free food

This role is based in a cold NOT chilled environment

CODE INDLI

Customer Service Advisor

K&D are delighted to be support our client based in Thame, they are currently looking for two strong Customer service executives to join their well-established team!!

The role offers hybrid working, WFH 3 days a week as an option, however if you prefer to be office based that is also a possibility.

If you have experience in shipping, contracts, general administration or projects that would be ideal however providing you have a passion for Customer Service & a client first attitude this could be the perfect position for you!!

Working hours would be 7.30am – 4pm Mon – Thurs and then 7.30 – 12.30pm on a Friday Salary circa 25K key characteristics looked for would be initiative, problem solving, multi-tasking and a strong MS office background.

Job Purpose Customer interface from receipt of order to delivery, managing complex customer orders with time critical delivery requirements and varied contractual obligations. Coordinate and progress through all internal departments to meet and exceed customer expectations, meet customer deadlines, internal business targets and always provide exceptional customer service.

Key Accountabilities of the role? Receive complex customer orders, and contracts, and manage the internal contract review process through to a successful conclusion.

Identify and monitor terms and conditions of the order / contract, resolving, highlighting and escalating within the business as required. Ensure that all elements of the order or contract are identified and achieved.

Manage the end to end order process taking ownership of the order, engaging regularly with the customer, and working with internal teams to problem solve any potential issues in achieving the customer requirements.

Ensure orders are entered onto AX in line with on time in full (OTIF) and invoice and store processes and procedures, working to support the implementation of these and other relevant procedures within the team.

Understand and mitigate risk throughout the process, following defined escalation channels to highlight delivery delays or shortages, ensure that critical delivery dates are achieved.

Proactively engage with global manufacturing and sales operations as part of the SIOP (sales and operations planning) process ensuring that the order book is monitored and maintained in line with internal targets, documenting changes and providing weekly updates on progress.

Manage financial aspects of the orders / contract ensuring that advanced or staged payments are achieved, and payment delays avoided.

Work with the sales team to understand forecast and pipeline order probability and requirements, updating the sales team with any issues that may potentially impact the supply of forecast orders.

Consolidate delivery dates and drive customers to provide firm and accurate delivery forecasts.

Take ownership of all queries from the customer and supporting them through to resolution.

Ongoing maintenance of framework contracts carrying out price reviews, updating customers, working with production on stock holding requirements, attending customer meetings, and initiating new contracts once received

Attend and actively participate in production and operations planning meetings identifying priorities, troubleshooting, and problem solving.

Manage customer changes, documenting and implementing accordingly

Provide open order, on time delivery, and invoicing reports to meet individual customer requirements and internal KPI’s (key performance indicators)

Work with the Logistics & Shipping Coordinator to ensure that all customer orders, UK and rest of world, are dispatched in line with customer requirements including any letters of credit or export documentation.

Build and maintain customer relationships.

Drive improvements in customer satisfaction through the continual review of processes and procedures working with colleagues to demonstrate exceptional customer service values.

Job Context: To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required / instructed in order to maintain and / or improve the efficiency, quality and service provided by the Customer Services Department.

Health & Safety – adherence to all Company Health & Safety Policies, Procedures and Safe Working Practices.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills needed? Essential, Experience of working in a busy office environment, Customer Service skills. Problem solving Desirable: Working knowledge of export / import procedures & requirements.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels, both written and verbal, IT literate and confident user of Microsoft Office including EXCEL. Must be able to work independently. Ability to work to tight deadlines

Ability to demonstrate effective team working. Able to prioritise workload effectively. Attention to detail

If you are looking for a new role then please apply here today!!

Optometrist

Optometrist

Wallingford

High-end Independent

Competitive salary + Exclusive benefits

Specialist services / OCT & Optomap

45-minute test times

Job ID: 160622-2489

Major Recruitment is currently working with an extremely successful, high-end independent practice which is forward thinking and promotes an excellent working culture making each day enjoyable.

They are looking to employ a full or part time Resident Optometrist and in return; they offer a great working environment and truly enviable benefits.

This is your chance to work within a company that invest in; the latest technology, staff development and training and where delivering obsessively great service is at the core of everything they do. Somewhere you’ll be heard, your hard work will be seen, and where you get to do something genuinely rewarding.

Key Advantages

  • Competitive (negotiable) salary + exclusive benefits
  • 45 minute testing times
  • Equipment: OCT / Daytona Optomap / Auto Phoropter heads / Trial frames / Slit lamp / A variety of VFA’s / Contact and Non-contact tonometry / Computer based management system
  • Specialist services: Emergency Eye Care / Dry Eye clinics / Glaucoma and Diabetic screening / Specialist contact lenses Inc. Orthokeratology / Hearing and ear care services
  • Exclusive benefits including: 5 weeks’ holiday plus bank holidays & your birthday / Vouchers incentive scheme / Pension scheme of 3% employer + 5% employee / Cash health plan / Cycle to work / Access to a variety of online services / GOC and professional indemnity fees / CET Support
  • The team are closely involved in the local community, running regular awareness events and presentations
  • The practice partner with ZEISS to offer patients the best award-winning lenses
  • Working with a wide range of head-turning designer frames, from Dior and Prada to Ray-Ban and Michael Kors
  • Quarterly roadshows – get together with your colleagues from around the country, share ideas and have some fun
  • Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays
  • No late nights as the practice closes at 5:30pm
  • 2 very spacious test rooms and a relaxed, high-end setting within a beautifully presented working environment
  • A truly patient focused clinical environment with no commercial pressure
  • Regular internal and external training arranged offering bespoke training, CET provision and a dedicated Professional Services team

Details and requirements

  • Hours: Monday – Saturday (09:00am – 17:30pm) closed Sundays & Bank Holidays
  • Full or part time position considered
  • Eligibility to work in the UK and GOC Registered

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive (negotiable) salary + exclusive benefits
  • Benefits included: Vouchers incentive scheme / Pension scheme of 3% employer + 5% employee / Cash health plan / Cycle to work / Access to a variety of online services / GOC and professional indemnity fees / CET Support
  • 25 days holiday + 8 BH + your Birthday (34 in total)

Apply for this role by sending your CV to the email below. If you would like more details and to have a confidential chat, please do not hesitate to email or call.

Email: lukeshearstone@major-recruitment.com Call: 07881287964