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Electrical Site Services Engineer

An experienced Electrical Engineer with good customer-facing skills is sought as a Site Services Engineer to deliver after-sales, maintenance contracts and customer services on a range of Transformers & Switchgear department. The role primarily is visiting customer sites and conducting the repair, maintenance and upgrade of customer private networks and their assets.

YOUR NEW JOB

  • Assembling distribution transformers and associated items (LV/HV switch, Ring Main Units etc) on site installations.
  • Fault finding and resolving after care services and warranty issues with the equipment.
  • Completing maintenance activity for both supplied equipment and customers own HV & LV networks and assets.
  • Basic site testing requirements of equipment, ensure adherence to standards and ensure safe operation of all devices.
  • Breakdown support to Customers as required
  • Taking transformer oil samples and arranging analysis.
  • Work and collaborate alongside other contractors whilst on site.
  • Completing site reports for work conducted and identifying any further recommendations.
  • Ensuring method and risk assessments are completed and followed as necessary

YOUR SKILLS

  • ONC/ HNC or similar qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • Ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a small busy team
  • Previous history within the Transformer/ HV, LV switchgear/ HV contracting industry
  • Self motivated, conscientious and enthusiastic
  • Candidates should be highly computer literate with excellent communication skills both in written and verbal format, able to write comprehensive emails, quotations and reports.
  • Keen, flexible, adaptable with a positive attitude
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Good level of IT literacy

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This is an exciting opportunity to join an established Engineering company in the East Midlands. Good technical and career progression opportunities available with a forward-thinking organisation

If you would like more information please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now to send your CV

Production Supervisor

Job Title: Production Supervisor

Location: Huddersfield

Rate: £34,000 – £36,200 per annum

Hours per week:48 hours (19.55 – 07.55 -with a mandatory 30-minute handover at the start of the shift – 19.25-19.55)

Major recruitment are currently recruiting for a production supervisor on behalf of our highly reputable client who have a niche place within the market, making them extremely established within their field.

Main Purpose

Optimise operator performance and machine utilisation. Liaise with the Operation Manager / other Production Supervisor / Setters to plan the output from the shift, allocating the Production Operatives and any other resources.

Numeracy, reading and writing skills are required as well as an ability to understand and give verbal instructions.

Physical fitness and physical strength are required, as well as the ability to work standing up for long periods of the day.

Main Responsibilities

Liaise with the Operations Manager & other Production Supervisor & Setters to plan the output from the shift. Report on production progress and amend plans as appropriate.

Allocate the Production Operatives and any other resources in a manner which optimises operator performance and machine utilisation whilst also meeting customer expectations and health and safety regulations. Arrange breaks in line with personal needs, terms of employment, and machine utilisation.

Ensure that Production Operatives are adequately trained and continue to work at an acceptable rate throughout the shift.

Ensure that the factory and surrounding area is maintained in a clean and tidy manner and ensure that personnel work in line with health and safety regulations and that no personnel are exposed to unnecessary risk.

Ensure that site security is always maintained and especially at those times when you are the most senior on site.

Other Responsibilities

As a supervisor, you are likely to have some specialist skills in addition to your supervisory ability. You will be expected to mix and provide materials to the presses, perform QA functions, and run presses, drive the forklift, etc according to your ability and to the needs of the business.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £34,000.00-£36,200.00 per year

Benefits:

  • On-site parking

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • English not required

Schedule:

  • Night shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Huddersfield: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: One location

Administrator

Major Recruitment are delighted to be recruiting an Administrator on behalf of our client based in Edinburgh City Centre on a full time, permanent basis.

Our client, a leading firm in the property industry are looking to add an additional member to their administrative support team.

Contract: Permanent

Location: Edinburgh City Centre

What you will be doing as an Administrator:

  • Providing administrative support for a team of surveyors
  • Maintaining internal database
  • Producing reports and communications
  • Providing a high level of customer service maintaining a high level of professionalism at all times
  • Audio typing of various documents
  • Ad-hoc reception cover as and when required to meet business needs
  • Communicating with internal and internal stakeholders both verbally and written

What our client is looking for in an Administrator:

  • Experience of working within a property or professional services firm highly advantageous
  • Proficient audio typist
  • High attention to detail
  • Organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workload in a fast moving environment
  • Proficient with MS office packages with the ability to learn in-house systems

Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency for permanent roles and an Employment Business for temporary opportunities.

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Buyer

A Buyer with experience of electrical or electronic components is sought by a company in the Horsham area

Working within a busy purchasing team you will be responsible for the timely order placement, supply and expedition of raw materials, assemblies, and support services to maintain production at and manage select suppliers to ensure on time delivery while managing inventory levels to prevent shortages and maximize turns. You will also liaise with Engineering, Planning, Sales, and Manufacturing disciplines with a key focus on environmental and ethical trading considerations.

Key responsibilities will include: –

  • Analyse exception messages from ERP system
  • Place purchase orders ensuring cost effective timely delivery.
  • Prepare document packs (i.e., drawings, BOM’s, Gerber files) ready to submit to supply chain partners.
  • Prepare and distribute weekly expedite reports to selected supply chain partners, ensuring that all respond, and data is entered into company ERP system
  • Manage selected suppliers to control inventories and ensure timely flow of material.
  • Develop working knowledge of commodities and associated supplier base.
  • Bring innovation and new ideas to the team and to management, with the ability to implement necessary process improvements.
  • Able and willing to work to meet project deadlines, travel when needed.

Your Skills

The ideal candidate will have some experience of purchasing electronic components or electro-mechanical parts, be able to build and maintain effective working relationships and maintain composure and remains effective when dealing with challenges, unexpected disruptions. You will also have good data research, collation and analysis skills and be able to work well in a small team

Apply Now

This is an exciting role in a forward thinking company that invests in the success and development of their employees with good development prospects, salary & benefits available

If you would like more information please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now to send your CV

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Quality Engineer

A Quality Engineer is sought by a manufacturing company in the Sunderland area

YOUR NEW JOB

Working within a busy quality team you will be responsible for using statistical tools such as PFMEA, CP, 8D and six sigma to deliver improvements in quality and reductions in cost caused by non-conformances, reworks, warranty returns etc. You will identify and eliminate any systemic and recurring concerns, identify and implement a proactive quality plan using PFMEA, participate in APQP activities and engage production and engineering staff in quality initiatives to foster a “right first time” attitude to quality and standards compliance

You will also prepare responses to the customer, both verbally and written regarding containment and permanent corrective actions liaise with customers when applicable to request concession approval / short term deviations and coach and lead employees in problem solving activities providing structure and guidance to apply core tools such as Six Sigma confidently

You will also support the internal audit schedule by completing a range of audits over the course of the year, support customer with product validation which may involve attending customer premises and carry out supplier visits.

YOUR SKILLS & QUALITIES

To succeed in this role you will need previous experience as a Quality Engineer and have a good knowledge of ISO9001 quality standards. A strong knowledge of APQP, PPAP, FMEA and Six Sigma tools is needed as is the ability to carry out quality audits. An understanding of engineering drawings and manufacturing processes coupled with the ability to work proactively is needed.

You will need a background in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing, a working knowledge of Six Sigma and experience with using measuring equipment, eg. vernier caliper, micrometer, CMM. Any knowledge of Welding processes would be an advantage. Good problem-solving, analysis and team working skills are essential. You will ideally be a Certified Internal Auditor forISO9001, have a high level of IT literacy with a Six Sigma Green Belt certification a strong advantage.

A BTEC ONC/OND in a Mechanical Engineering / Manufacturing / Business or related discipline is also preferred.

A good Quality Technician with the aptitude to succeed in a career developmental role will also be considered.

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

Quality Inspector

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for Quality Inspectors for an internationally recognised Automotive Manufacturer based in the Washington Area.

Our client assemble and supply Exterior Trims world-wide to the Automotive Industry.

We are looking for hardworking individuals with the passion to grow and succeed with our client. This position is long term, ongoing work for the right candidate.

The Role:

  • Working as part of the quality team within production.
  • Working on the production line, carrying out 100% inspection of parts.
  • Assuring the quality of the products are acceptable prior to shipment.
  • Following the standard work and line requirements.

As part of the quality team within the business, with a strong quality culture, you will be expected to contribute towards the business goal of zero defects and customer satisfaction.

The person:

  • Makes sound decisions
  • Decides in a timely manner
  • Confidently takes action based on decisions
  • Decides with conviction, does not second guess without very good information
  • Considers alternatives & potential consequences

Previous quality inspection experience within the Automotive sector is essential for this position.

Shift Pattern:

Candidates must be able to work the following shift pattern and be flexible to work overtime as and when required.

06.30am-14.48pm

15.45pm-00.03am

Salary:

Day Shift – £10.60

Late Shift – £13.14

(Pay increase after 12 weeks of service)

Overtime paid at an additional rate, depending when worked.

If you have the relevant skills and the drive to enhance your career, we would love to speak with you. Apply now or give us a call – 0191 662 0016

Production Operators

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for Production Operatives for an internationally recognised Automotive Manufacturer based in the Washington Area.

Our client assemble and supply Exterior Trims world-wide to the Automotive Industry.

We are looking for hardworking individuals with the passion to grow and succeed with our client. This position is long term, ongoing work for the right candidate.

The role:

  • Loading and unloading of the product
  • Carrying out visual checks
  • Using air power tools
  • Inserting different components
  • Assemble goods on the production line, carry out basic maintenance and cleaning of the work areas.

Previous experience within the Automotive sector is essential for this position.

Shift Pattern:

Candidates must be able to work the following shift pattern and be flexible to work overtime as and when required.

06.30am-14.48pm

15.45pm-00.03am

Salary:

Day Shift – £10.60

Late Shift – £13.14

(Pay increase after 12 weeks of service)

Overtime paid at an additional rate, depending when worked.

If you have the relevant skills and the drive to enhance your career, we would love to speak with you. Apply now or give us a call – 0191 662 0016

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Forklift Driver

Major Recruitment are recruiting for a Forklift Driver in the Washington area on a temporary to permanent basis.

Our client is a large automotive supplier who manufacture exterior trims world wide.

Previous experience as a fork lift driver within the automotive sector is essential for this role.

As a fork lift driver, you will be required (but not limited to)

– Load and unload deliveries to supply operations on a daily basis.

– Reporting to the warehouse supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of the following duties.

– To supply operations with the required materials.

– Efficient stock rotation

– Stock take

– Warehouse duties

– Health & Safety

You will be required to work a two shift rotational pattern, the hours are as follows:

Day shift: 06.30-14.48

Late Shift: 15.45-00.03

Candidates will be required to work a resonable amount of overtime in this role.

If you are interested, please apply now or give us a call on 0191 662 0016

Automotive Paint Sprayer

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for Paint Repair Operators for an internationally recognised Automotive Manufacturer based in the Washington Area.

Our client assemble and supply Exterior Trims world-wide to the Automotive Industry.

We are looking for hardworking individuals with the passion to grow and succeed with our client. This position is long term, ongoing work for the right candidate.

Essential Employment Prerequisites:

– Understanding of health and safety requirements within a manufacturing environment.

– Excellent attention to detail

– Ability to blend paint rework methodology, polishing, identify and correct paint defects.

– Ability to concentrate and coordinate tasks.

– Expertise in utilizing various polishing tools, spray painting tools and equipment such as pressure pots, spray guns, hoses, nozzles, gauges, cup guns, conveyor line, paint gun cleaner unit, protective spray painting equipment, paint shaker and high-lifts.

Shift Pattern:

Candidates must be able to work the following shift pattern and be flexible to work overtime as and when required.

06.30am-14.48pm

15.45pm-00.03am

Salary:

Day Shift – £12.19

Late Shift – £15.12

(Pay increase after 12 weeks of service)

applying for this opportunity, you agree that Major Recruitment may share your details with the end client at the shortlist stage.

If you have the relevant skills and the drive to enhance your career, we would love to speak with you. Apply now or give us a call – 0191 662 0016

QA Lead

This international food producer is looking for an QA Lead to join the Coventry site for night shifts. This is a permanent role with a shift pattern of 4 on 4 off.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, organise and carry out daily QA tasks involving all raw material, WIP and Finished product.
  • Ensure process, preoperational and food safety audits are carried out by the QA team.
  • Ensure filing of QA records, and verification production records are completed.
  • Assist in the investigation of customer complaints, taking decisions when possible and escalating issues when necessary.

Desired education:

  • Level 3 Hygiene minimum
  • Basic Health and Safety
  • HACCP