• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

Thame

Manufacturing Systems Engineer

K&D are delighted to be supporting our local client in Thame who are recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Systems Engineer!

Job Purpose

Responsibilities include problem solving, process innovation & development, automation, and introduction of new technology.

As the Manufacturing Systems Engineer you will be responsible for leading the design, development, installation and launch of quality focused, efficient and robust production processes, suitable for current and future product designs.

A key project will be to co-ordinate the optimisation of existing processes in order to facilitate multi-site adoption of Industry 4.0 digital manufacturing processes.

Job Context:

The Manufacturing Engineering team work with industrial, process & quality teams across all manufacturing sites.

The Manufacturing Systems Engineering team are responsible for promoting Engineering Excellence, improving productivity, quality, efficiency, and people development.

Job Dimensions:

Visits to other business sites, customers and suppliers (within the UK & overseas) as required. Overseas working expectation approximately 10 – 12 weeks per annum.

Key Accountabilities

These will include:

Facilitate and lead the development of standard, optimised and automated manufacturing processes for company products.

Working with IT to facilitate the development of new and existing processes in order to enable the migration towards digital manufacturing processes and Industry 4.0.

Work with Engineering on Design for Manufacture and Assembly. Focus on improving quality, delivery and cost.

Participate in Manufacturing Engineering strategy and planning meetings.

Contribute towards ensuring new technology opportunities are validated from a technical, business and program perspective.

Contribute towards project management activities to ensure technical deliverables are achieved within time and budget.

Ensure all new and existing processes minimise environmental impact and comply with company Health and Safety policies, procedures, and general safe working practices.

Promote Engineering Excellence within the business, provide coaching and leadership.

To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required by the leadership team in order to maintain alignment with company goals and objectives.

Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of Advanced Manufacturing Technology.

Qualifications, Experience & Skills

Minimum Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience

Educated to Degree level in an applicable Engineering or Science discipline.

HND or similar is acceptable if a level of relevant knowledge and experience (10+ years) can be demonstrated.

Experience of Industry 4.0 implementation, tools and techniques.

Automation experience, knowledge of robotics and data acquisition.

Project management experience from concept to implementation.

Proven track record relating to problem solving and process development.

Understanding of Lean, Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement manufacturing methodologies.

New product or process implementation experience.

Working knowledge of general manufacturing equipment, including sheet metal fabrication, welding, mechanism assembly & vacuum engineering technology.

Knowledge of 3D CAD and Product Lifecycle Management tools, ideally Siemens NX & Teamcenter.

Justification of capital equipment expenditure.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office software.

Behavioural Competencies

Ability to demonstrate a record of proactive delivery and commitment to meeting deadlines in previous projects.

Experience working overseas with different cultures.

Experience working within a Matrix structured organisation, leading small teams and coaching individuals to achieve potential.

Effective communication skills, at all levels, verbally and via written reports / presentations.

Ability to lead and/or work in a team, but also responsible for working autonomously with minimal supervision.

Interested in this opportunity? Then please apply here today!

Manufacturing Systems Engineer

K&D are delighted to be supporting our local client in Thame who are recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Systems Engineer!

Job Purpose

Responsibilities include problem solving, process innovation & development, automation, and introduction of new technology.

As the Manufacturing Systems Engineer you will be responsible for leading the design, development, installation and launch of quality focused, efficient and robust production processes, suitable for current and future product designs.

A key project will be to co-ordinate the optimisation of existing processes in order to facilitate multi-site adoption of Industry 4.0 digital manufacturing processes.

Job Context:

The Manufacturing Engineering team work with industrial, process & quality teams across all manufacturing sites.

The Manufacturing Systems Engineering team are responsible for promoting Engineering Excellence, improving productivity, quality, efficiency, and people development.

Job Dimensions:

Visits to other business sites, customers and suppliers (within the UK & overseas) as required. Overseas working expectation approximately 10 – 12 weeks per annum.

Key Accountabilities

These will include:

Facilitate and lead the development of standard, optimised and automated manufacturing processes for company products.

Working with IT to facilitate the development of new and existing processes in order to enable the migration towards digital manufacturing processes and Industry 4.0.

Work with Engineering on Design for Manufacture and Assembly. Focus on improving quality, delivery and cost.

Participate in Manufacturing Engineering strategy and planning meetings.

Contribute towards ensuring new technology opportunities are validated from a technical, business and program perspective.

Contribute towards project management activities to ensure technical deliverables are achieved within time and budget.

Ensure all new and existing processes minimise environmental impact and comply with company Health and Safety policies, procedures, and general safe working practices.

Promote Engineering Excellence within the business, provide coaching and leadership.

To undertake any other duties and responsibilities as required by the leadership team in order to maintain alignment with company goals and objectives.

Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of Advanced Manufacturing Technology.

Qualifications, Experience & Skills

Minimum Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience

Educated to Degree level in an applicable Engineering or Science discipline.

HND or similar is acceptable if a level of relevant knowledge and experience (10+ years) can be demonstrated.

Experience of Industry 4.0 implementation, tools and techniques.

Automation experience, knowledge of robotics and data acquisition.

Project management experience from concept to implementation.

Proven track record relating to problem solving and process development.

Understanding of Lean, Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement manufacturing methodologies.

New product or process implementation experience.

Working knowledge of general manufacturing equipment, including sheet metal fabrication, welding, mechanism assembly & vacuum engineering technology.

Knowledge of 3D CAD and Product Lifecycle Management tools, ideally Siemens NX & Teamcenter.

Justification of capital equipment expenditure.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office software.

Behavioural Competencies

Ability to demonstrate a record of proactive delivery and commitment to meeting deadlines in previous projects.

Experience working overseas with different cultures.

Experience working within a Matrix structured organisation, leading small teams and coaching individuals to achieve potential.

Effective communication skills, at all levels, verbally and via written reports / presentations.

Ability to lead and/or work in a team, but also responsible for working autonomously with minimal supervision.

Interested in this opportunity? Then please apply here today!

Optometrist

Optometrist

Thame

High-end Independent

Competitive salary + Exclusive benefits

Specialist services / OCT & Optomap

45-minute test times

Job ID: 130922-2488

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