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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

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

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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 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

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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Controls Engineer

An Electronics / Control Systems Engineer is sought by an Engineering company in the Washington area

Working with the Technical Director you will work on the design of electronic components and controls systems for specialist production machinery. You will work with and programme a wide range of control systems including PLCs, servos and vision systems. You will also produce schematics and layouts and work with installation and build teams to ensure they are assembled correctly. You will also fault find, repair and commission equipment when needed both in the workshop and on-site. In addition to this you will work with suppliers and customers to ensure completed systems meet customer specifications.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications and experience

  • HNC / Degree in electrical / electronic engineering
  • A high level of computer literacy
  • Experience programming PLCs
  • Experience in Lenze and Mitsubishi PLC

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing and successful company with good development opportunities, a competitive salary (depending on experience) and good benefits

For more information call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now to send your CV

Approvals & Certification Engineer

A Certification Engineer with a good knowledge of CE & UL Marking and IEC/EN 61010-1 and IEC/EN 60601 standards is needed by a Sussex based Engineering company.

KEY DUTIES

Responsible for both performing internal testing and liaising with external test houses and NRTLs to perform testing leading to approval, certification, CE marking and UL listing of products. Testing may include EMC, safety, shock, vibration, temperature and humidity

Maintain CTDP status with UL, facilitating yearly DAP laboratory audits with the visiting UL engineer Develop and periodically revise procedures for the laboratory management to incorporate the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 and the UL CTDP guidelines.

Working practices are to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective use of internal and external resources Develop and maintain product testing procedures to cover both the UL and CE test processes Generate project documentation for each individual test project, to include Lists of Critical Components, Test specifications and plans within the project timelines. Liaise with the design teams to ensure new designs will comply with all the relevant safety test standards

Ensure that appropriately instrumented test samples and any fixtures and measurement equipment is available in a timely fashion, keeping a detailed log of the samples Manage multiple projects at various stages of the approvals process Ensure UL follow up files are accurate and reflect the latest build standard for the product Host UL follow up visits ensuring any resulting actions are cleared in a timely manner

‘Hands’ on use of standard test equipment and testing to meet the required standard, ensure relevant test reports are generated and review and approve externally generated reports and ensure that internal documentation including unit specifications and BOMs reflect approval status as appropriate

KEY SKILLS

  • Up to date knowledge of IEC/EN 61010-1 and IEC/EN 60601 safety test standards and an understanding of the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 General requirements for the competence of testing & calibration laboratories
  • Familiarity with the UL listing and CE marking process
  • A good understanding of laboratory and testing processes
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues and test houses.
  • Confident, motivated and well organised
  • Methodical and able to express clearly/concisely in both verbal and written contexts to ensure information supplied is correct and accurate
  • Familiarity with all Microsoft Office applications

This is an exciting role within a growing engineering company with good technical and career progression opportunities

Please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now if you are interested in this role

Field Service Engineer

A Field Service Engineer with experience of servicing electronics or instrumentation systems is sought by a growing company in the Tyneside area

The role involves the service, repair and calibration of safety-critical instrumentation systems. Your main responsibilities will include the safe, correct, and efficient preventive and routine maintenance of equipment and machinery, fault diagnosis and repair, installation, testing and commissioning and the disassembling, inspection, cleaning, replacement and re-assembly of mechanical assemblies. You will also be responsible for completing risk assessments, reports, certificates and carry out machinery health checks. You will also liaise with customer about works, suggest (any) remedial actions and feedback and improvement suggestions to the technical team.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and personal qualities: –

  • Electrical/electronic hands-on practical skills
  • Mechanical hands-on practical skills – maintenance experience
  • Appropriate engineering/electrical experience and training such as an apprenticeship
  • Level 3 engineering or technical qualifications (e.g. ONC/NVQ L3/C&G L3)
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Ability to pass security clearance
  • A Safety focused approach to service and maintenance activities
  • Able to maintain composure under pressure and meet deadlines
  • IT literate with email and MS suite such as Word and Excel

You will need a practical and proactive approach to time management and problem-solving, be able to travel and stay overnight away from home for up to 1 week at a time (2/3 nights is typical).

This is a field based permanent full-time position. You will spend 80% of your time travelling / on-site and 20% in the workshop. Travel is mainly UK based with occasional European travel and will rarely involve weekends

The package includes a basic salary up to £31000, paid overtime, fully expensed travel, full product training and a benefits package that increases with length of service

This role would ideally suit an experienced multi-skilled maintenance technician/engineer who enjoys travelling and variety in their work, as each day provides its own challenges.

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

Revit Design Engineer

A Design Engineer with strong Revit skills is needed by a busy Engineering company in Suffolk

Working within a busy Design team you will be producing 3D models of building layouts including congested void spaces, utility runs and other spatially planned areas of concept layouts. You will also produce 2D drawings using AutoCAD and Revit to RIBA standards for a variety of client projects including General Arrangements, Elevations, Sectional Plans, and additional layouts. You will also review and deliver design elements outlined in commercial proposals, ensuring all designs / documents correlate accurately, drawings match Proposal, FDS, MRS, Registers and highlight deviations You will ensure that all work produced applying the correct design principles and Level of Detail, using appropriate drawing standards and design principles.

You will work closely with the Commercial department to produce early-stage concept design, identify any potential issues with designs where they deviate from design principles or

present technical challenges and overcoming with solution focussed approach. You will also carry out Lighting & Structural Calculations, carry out site surveys gain design insights & to improve drawing compilation accuraby, attend client meetings and ensure detailed notes are taken to ensure all design changes and requests are all captured and implemented in next stage of design.

KEY SKILLS

You will need a solid background in AutoCAD drawing production for a construction or a manufacturing company with at least 3 years’ experience. You will ideally have experience in 3D design production either with Solidworks or another similar 3D software. Any experience of using Revit would be ideal.

You will also have the following personal qualities:-.

  • Be detailed, organised, diligent and comprehensive in your approach
  • Have a strong work ethic, strive for high quality a& quantity of output
  • Have a positive ‘Can Do’ attitude and a collaborative nature
  • Be prepared to travel nationwide and stay in accommodation overnight occassionally when needed
  • You will be able to comprehensively use and work with Microsoft Excel

This is a varied and challenging role within a growing engineering / building services company with good technical and career progression opportunities

Please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now if you are interested in this great opportunity.

Quality Technician

What’s on offer for the Quality Technician?

  • Competitive annual salary
  • A Permanent Contract!!
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Full product training
  • Genuine career development
  • Free staff parking
  • Staff canteen

My Client is well established, industry leading Engineering company. Based in Country Durham, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. 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 Quality Technician to join their team on a Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives you the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in the North-East. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

The role will be to cover a day shift: Monday – Thursday 8:00am – 5:00pm and Friday 8am – 12:30pm

Your primary responsibility is to carry out ISIR’s on all new products.

Quality Technician Main Duties:

  • Quality checking of all new finished products against engineering drawings
  • Use of measuring equipment
  • Investigating customer complaints and identifying corrective actions
  • Investigation of internal rejects
  • Provide support and training to the manufacturing teams
  • Generate SOP’s for shop floor inspectors
  • Record all findings with corrective actions
  • Weekly meetings with management

Quality Technician Role Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a Quality related role gained in sheet metalwork, engineering or similar environment
  • Competent in the use of all types of basic measuring equipment
  • Experience in the use of a Faro measuring arm
  • Able to read/interpret engineering drawings
  • Knowledge/understanding of geometric tolerancing
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to work individually or as part of a team
  • Possess the ability to work on own initiative
  • Keen to undertake training to learn new skills

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