Recruitment Solutions (Folkestone) are looking for an experienced workshop assembly fitter and Trade Counter Assistant ideally with a mechanical background, to work for a fast growing company based in rural Canterbury (own transport is required).
This is a newly created role and a fantastic opportunity to work for a company that is expanding and you will be there to support its existing team and progress within the company yourself.
This is a full time permanent position, Monday – Friday 08:30 to 17:30 (with occasional Saturdays as overtime). You will work 12 weeks temporary on weekly pay , and then move over to a permanent role on successful completion of this probation period and receive a salary increase.
All about the role!
Processing and assembling components for customer orders
Trade Counter and sales
Product Knowledge - able to learn about all products and advise customers on the features and benefits
Updating records of stock movements
Manual Lifting of equipment / stock
All other general warehouse duties as needed
All about you!
The ideal candidate would have previous experience within a mechanical background (Engineering background would be desirable)
Dexterity for manual assembly work
Physically fit for manual lifting
You will need to be conscientious and able to work to customer deadlines whilst maintaining quality standards.
Good level of English and Maths along with Good IT Skills
Ideally hold a full driving license, a fork lift license would be advantageous but not essential
Please send your CV today as we are looking to fill this role immediately.See full details.
Eurotunnel manages, maintains and operates the Channel Tunnel from Folkestone to Coquelles in France. The service provided is unrivalled in terms of speed, ease, and reliability, and is the most environmentally friendly way to cross the Channel.
The tunnel infrastructure enables our shuttle trains to carry passenger and commercial freight vehicles and also allows the running of 3rd party passenger and freight trains. In an all time record breaking 2016, Eurotunnel shuttle trains carried over 1.6 million trucks, and 2.6 million passenger vehicles and facilitated the transportation of just over 1m tonnes of freight and some 10m Eurostar passengers. The value of trade passing between the UK and continental Europe through the Tunnel is in excess of £91bn, equivalent to 25% of all trade in and out of the UK.
We are seeking experienced and highly motivated Technicians to join our Power Supply department. Working at our terminal in Folkestone you will be part of a team of technicians employed in the servicing and preparation of electrical network equipment. Much of the work is undertaken at night and weekends so you must be prepared to work unsocial hours and also participate in an on call rota. Premiums are paid for shift and on call.
You must have an electrical qualification and experience of working on a high voltage network. You will ideally be qualifiied to HND/HNC or equivalent, however other qualification will be considered if relevant experience can be demonstrated.
This position will interest you if you are passionate about working in a team committed to safety, working to high standards and using their engineering experience to resolve technical problems to deliver a high quality of service for our customers.
In return for your contribution you will receive an attractive benefits package, including:
• Private Healthcare
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Life Assurance
• Concessionary Travel
• Company Share Incentive Plan
• 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
Eurotunnel is committed to equal opportunities.
Completed application forms must be received no later than 12 noon on Friday 5 May 2017.
For further information or to request an application pack, please contact: Human Resources, Email via the apply online button Phone: 01303 282044 or 282037.See full details.
Skilled CNC Turner required. Must be confident in all aspects of CNC turning including setting, operating, programming and 2nd ops. Previous experience of Mazatrol and Fanuc a distinct advantage. Must have the flexibility to work within a small but fast moving engineering company dedicated to the highest levels of customer service. Remuneration package dependent on experience.
Please email your CV via the apply online button or by post to Bass Engineering, Little Hall Industries, Tonbridge Road, Hadlow, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 0AH. NO AGENCIESSee full details.
What you need to know about the role
You will deliver to customers on a multi drop basis within the South East performing driving duties as requested, ensuring compliance with VOSA operating standards and working time directive.
You will operate material handling equipment in a safe and productive manner adhering to all safe working procedures and work rules, in order to deliver the required levels of customer service.
Understanding the implementation of basic vehicle and trailer maintenance is important to be able to facilitate optimum productivity and safety. Full training and assessment will be provided.
An excellent benefits package is available with this role including 35 annual leave days (including statutory days), family-friendly benefits and much more.
What we need to know about you
We’re looking for someone with a minimum of 2 years experience as a Class 1 Driver. You will have a full UK driving license, and hold a valid CPC. You need to have experience of using a digital tachograph card and be experienced in multi drop deliveries and securing loads.
What you need to know about us
Here at British Steel we’re looking for passionate, hard-working, ambitious and dedicated people who are up for a challenge to join our team.
We are a world leader in the production of steel – producing over 2.8 million tonnes of it every year. Our steel is, and continues to be, fundamental in creating iconic, awe-inspiring structures around the world. It helps people travel, work, eat and socialise every day. More importantly it also helps keep us safe.
What’s stopping you? – Apply today to join our proud, passionate and performance driven team.See full details.
Our client based on the Medway city Estate in Rochester, Kent are looking for an Estimator to join their Sales team asap.
£30k per annum
8.30 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. Monday to Friday
20 days plus all statutory bank holidays
Working primarily for the public, heritage and conservation sectors we make anything from bespoke signs to exhibition displays and even working models of waterwheels! We’re looking for an experienced Estimator with the ability to turn our customer’s visions into reality.
Working closely with our sales team, product designers and fabricators, you will develop concept ideas, liaise with third party suppliers, estimate labour times and create Bills of Material.
You will be hard working, meticulous and love a challenge! There is so much variety in what we do and a background in fabrication, engineering or joinery would be an advantage.
You must share our passion for turning concepts into finished products and embrace the complexities of developing bespoke solutions and the responsibility that goes with it.
The ideal candidate will have:
* Excellent personal organisation skills
* Attention to detail and pride in every aspect of their work
* Good team working and communication skills (verbal and written)
* A working knowledge of Clarity™ software (training will be given)
* A background in signage or manufacturing and a broad knowledge of associated materials and processes
* A working knowledge of CAD
* Estimating bespoke projects
* Interpret client’s needs for bespoke projects and advise Sales Team accordingly
* Work with Sales, Design and Production for bespoke concept development
* Obtain quotes from third party product and service suppliers
* Prepare detailed Bill of Quantities for materials, labour, delivery and installation
*Finalise detailed estimates for Sales Team to submit to client
* Estimating standard projects
*Prepare delivery quotes for high volume or local standard products
* Prepare quotations for installation works
* Liaise with Design and Production at project handover
* Brief Design Studio for creation of component drawings
* Manage Change of Detail requests throughout life of a job and advise departments accordingly
* Produce monthly reports for enquiry values, sales totals and conversion rates
* Update price lists and base costs in line with price increases as and when required
* Other administrative duties as required
(Ash Employment Services Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity).See full details.
My client are looking for an ambitious, hardworking graduate with an Engineering degree or equivalent.
This role is a targeted sales based position involving new business development, building long term relationships with potential customers, delivering technical presentations and providing in-depth training to customers. You will be liaising with other departments internally as well as external customers in order to ensure consistent delivery.
The ideal candidate will have an Engineering qualification - Electrical, Mechanical or Process Engineering will be considered. Any experience in this field would be a distinct advantage. You will be a strong communicator, assertive and confident but with the ability to listen and persuade effectively. You will have a strong work ethic and be ambitious and forward thinking. You must be positive, enthusiastic, resilient and well presented to considered. There is some travel expected within this role, so a full driving licence is required and you must be in a position to work away at times.
This is an exciting, permanent role with excellent future prospects as well as extensive training and development opportunities. This is a company who allow internal movement and believe in promoting from within. They offer generous benefits, including private pension and medical along with regular salary reviews and the opportunity to progress through the company.
If you meet the above criteria, please apply online for immediate consideration!!See full details.
Our client based in Lenham Kent has an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer on Days to join their well established manufacturing company.
Responsibilities and tasks will vary but the position will typically be:
- Carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work and responding to equipment faults
- Diagnosing electrical breakdown problems and carrying out quality inspections on jobs
- Fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly
- Liaising with client departments, customers and other engineering and production colleagues
- Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components
- Dealing with emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs;
- Ensuring there is continuous cover of the machinery and equipment in case of breakdowns.
An NVQ / HNC or equivalent in electrical maintenance is essential and any previous experience in a plastic manufacturing environment would be a bonus.
Hours of work are Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 4:00pm and Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm.
Benefits include holiday pay and pension options available. The position is a 12 week temp - perm position and for the successful candidate being taken on permanent you would be offered a permanent salary.
Own transport would be preferred due to site location.
Please email CV to apply.
Immediate start available.
Your CV will be treated in strict confidence and will only be sent to the hirer once we have spoken to you and confirmed details. Please email your CV to apply. Note - We will review all CV’s submitted within 48 hours and will endeavour to reply to all candidates applications. Should you be unsuccessful, MC Personnel can keep your CV on file for up to 3 months and contact you should another suitable role become available. In accordance to Regulation 19 of The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003 you confirm that by submitting your CV for this position you are willing to work in the position in which the hirer seeks to fill and that you provide MC Personnel with the permission required to pass your CV on to the hirer. Any sensitive data, such as address, contact numbers etc… will be omitted from your CV prior to being passed on to the hirer. MC Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer, a copy of our policy can be downloaded at www.mc-personnel.comSee full details.
HV Wooding Ltd has been established in Hythe, Kent for nearly 50 years. Our core skills are in the manufacture of metal pressings, copper busbars, laser cutting and wire erosion, supplying some of Europe’s largest manufacturers with components & assemblies..
We are currently looking to recruit an Estimator to prepare quotations in accordance with our current profit margin policy to ensure that all quotations are realistically priced according to client specifications, this will involve working to tight deadlines to meet customer expectations.
This role will require someone with excellent numerical and organisational skills together with a high level of commercial acumen and would suit someone with experience in tool making /manufacturing wishing to further their career within an established and successful company. You will need to have a good knowledge of IT based working and be proficient in Excel spreadsheets.
A background in presswork, tool making/ tool design, Laser Cutting, would be an advantage to your application. Possessing a technical qualification or mechanical apprenticeship would be beneficial, as would experience of the estimating process for mechanical components.
In return we offer you the opportunity to develop a good career within our company with competitive rates of pay, a quarterly profit share performance bonus, death in service benefit after 12 months, company contributory pension scheme and free parking. We are a highly focused, family run business with a friendly, supportive, and approachable management team.See full details.