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We identify and select the best quality candidates for businesses, particularly for the professional services sector.

Our consultants are all experts in their sector specialisms, so candidates can be confident in the knowledge that they are being given the best opportunities, while employers can work directly with an account manager who really understands the role, the industry and how to find the best candidates.

Your job search results: 21 jobs

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21 Jobs

£40000 - £45000

Our client are a leading manufacturer of dashboard instrumentation within the Automotive Industry. They are seeking a Quality Systems Manager for their busy operations.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•To develop and manage of the company's management systems including transition from TS16949 to IATF 16949:2016 (Essential)
•Work closely with 3rd party auditors to achieve systems approval (Essential)
•Assist in development and implementation of new tools and quality systems across the organisation (Essential)
•Travel to other sites within the organisation when required (nationally and internationally) - (Essential)
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Experience lead auditor in IATF 16949 (Essential)
•Experience in working with 3rd party auditors in achieving and maintaining system approval (Essential)
•A sound understanding of quality tools and techniques and experience in applying them to a mass production environment (Essential)
•Experience in the development and implementation of new tools and systems across multi-site organisations (Essential)
•A detailed understanding of quality management systems technical specifications ISO 9001, IATF 16949 etc (Essential)
•A very good understanding of manufacturing systems (Essential)
•Experience of managing product development within the automotive industry, either from and OEM or a tier one supplier role (Essential)
•Project management skills and experience in implementing management change (Essential)
•The role is predominantly site based, but may travel internationally in the performance of the role (Essential)
•Hold a lead auditor Qualification (Essential)
•Excellent communication and written skills and able to plan, organise workloads effectively (Essential)
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.

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Dean Maddams

Job Title: Supply Chain Planner Department: Supply Chain

Reporting to:UK Supply Chain Manager

ROLE PURPOSE:
To be responsible for inventory levels ensuring continued availability of parts to the production areas whilst achieving financial inventory targets. Taking full accountability for own supplier portfolio. Working alongside all other departments to support the introduction of new products and managing slow moving / obsolete stock. Full utilisation of current MRP system to ensure timely issue of PO's and production plans to suppliers, and subsequent management of these suppliers to ensure adherence to these plans. Processing of PO's consumable items as and when required.

ROLE PROFILE:
The ideal candidate needs to be an energetic, diligent and of analytical character & needs to be self-motivated, attentive to detail and have an obsession with seeing things through to a satisfactory conclusion. He/she needs to be comfortable working under pressure, and be hungry to bring change/improvement and best in class material control processes. Flexibility is key as this role will bring daily challenges where priorities can change at short notice. Experience with material supply from China would be a distinct advantage. Ideal candidate would also have experience using AX as a MRP System and able to analyse data as and when required.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES


•Creation/Issuing of Supplier Schedules / Shipment Plans / Purchase Orders
•Raising of PO's in line with business needs
•Develop stock control measures to ensure internal customers are receiving correct levels of service.
•Supplier monitoring to ensure full material availability, whilst maintaining correct stock levels in line with business needs.
•Support introduction of all new products whilst managing run out stock levels to avoid obsolescence.
•Responsible for organising inbound freight, and dealing with all issues as and when they arise.
•Scheduling and planning for US plant
•Liaising between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers (both UK & overseas - and particularly China)
•Create best-in-class inventory / stock control / scheduling processes
•Introduction of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
•Basic MRP, back-flushing techniques and shortage elimination.
•Management of free issue / in transit and off site inventory
•Invoice control / sign off. Monthly spend accrual (transport)
•Support Supply Chain Manager with monthly reporting requirements
•Support Supply Chain Manager on ad-hoc projects
•Building and maintaining good relationships with existing suppliers; ensuring that we deliver the maximum value from the supply chain
•Liaising between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers (both UK & overseas)
•Back to Back order processing & ERP; Basic MRP, back-flushing techniques & shortage elimination;
•Use structured problem solving techniques (delivery and/or quality) within the supply chain.

Any other duties deemed reasonable, which reasonably correspond to the general character of the role and level of responsibility.


PERSON SPECIFICATION:
KEY SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCEESSENTIAL/ DESIRABLE (E/D)
Education/Professional Qualifications:
•HND in related subject
•Membership of CIPS / CILT
•Graduate level desirable

Experience and Knowledge:
•Substantial experience within a similar role
•Demonstrable success in sustaining change / business improvement.
•Good commercial awareness
•Understanding of manufacturing and a variety of materials and production processes
•Good knowledge of assembly environments
•Good documentation control & system procedures


Key Skills/ Abilities:
•Effective communicator at all levels
•Excellent Excel and Office
•Analytical ability
•Professional attitude & approach to all work related tasks
•Structured
•Good problem solver
•Good team player

Personal Qualities:
•Motivated and driven to make improvements.
•Team Player with ability to motivate and change others
•Can Do attitude

LOCATION / MOBILITY - Based at head office, Kingswinford, West Midlands.
Our client are a renowned manufacturer of components and parts in ceramic and composite materials. They seek an experienced Quality Technician for their busy operations

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Reading component drawings and understanding tolerances (Essential)
•To carry out dimensional audits at key production stages using various types of measurement equipment (verniers, micrometres, CMM's, drop gauges etc) (Essential)
•Carry out essential AQL / Batch audits at key production stages. This may include carrying out density calculations, measuring porosity and mapping kiln temperature profiles (Essential)
•Measurelink (SPC) to analyse and measure quality trends and metrics (Essential)
•Manage non conformance quality issues to ensure effective corrective actions are taken to achieve a level of zero recurrence (Essential)
•Manage non conformance issues to ensure effective corrective actions are taken (Essential)
•Prepare quality documents such a OMS/Quality alerts (Essential)
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Previous experience in a quality control/ quality technician role within a manufacturing environment (Essential)
•Able to use measuring equipment such as verniers, micrometres effectively etc (Essential)
•Excellent communication skills (Essential)
•Computer literate (Essential)

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
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Our client are a renowned manufacturer of ductile iron castings and are seeking a Melting Department Team Leader for their busy operations.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Ensure personnel perform as required in the execution of their duties and job roles (Essential)
•Ensure that all metal melted meets the specifications set for the grade of metal (Essential)
•Ensure that each melt is only released with a correct Atas profile (Essential)
•Ensure that all furnaces are correctly prepared in order to provide the correct quality and quantity of metal as required by the daily production plan (Essential)
•To be an active member of the foundry scrap team (Essential)
•To recommend cost savings initiatives for all melting processes (Essential)
•To assist in ensuring that labour costs are minimised and monitored (Essential)
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Previous experience of working in a foundry environment within the furnace section (Essential)
•Some previous supervision experience (Essential)
•Hands on approach (Essential)
•Basic metallurgy experience (Essential)
•Furnace operating experience (Essential)
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
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Dean Maddams

ur client is a renowned manufacturer of ductile iron and GI Castings. They require a 3D Modeller for their busy operations due to continued growth.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Design tooling on 3D & 2D software to suit the company model lines (Essential)
•Use of Solidworks (Essential)
•Create new tooling (Essential)
•Modification of existing tooling (Essential)


As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Experienced in 3D & 2D design software (Essential)
•Previous foundry / engineering experience (Essential)
•Experienced in working with metals (Essential)
•Expertise in Solidworks (Essential)
•Eye for detail and good communication skills (Essential)
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
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Dean Maddams

Our client are a renowned manufacturer of aluminium fabrications and extrusions. They are seeking a CNC Setter within their busy operations.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Writing, editing and proving programmes from manufacturing/engineering drawings (Essential)
•Machine console setting (Essential)
•Offline programming and setting of 3 & 4 axis CNC machines safely and in a timely manner (Essential)
•Working closely with the quality engineer and using measuring systems (Essential)
•To work to production deadlines (Essential)

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Competency in 3 and 4 axis machining on Siemens, Haas, or Fanuc machines (Essential)
•The ability to create programs from drawings and prove off programs created using CAD/CAM (Essential)
•The ability to set and operate 3, 4 axis machines (Essential)
•Experience in CAD/CAM principles (Essential)
•The ability to create and adapt fixtures (Essential)
•CNC program optimization (Essential)
•Competency in cutting tooling selection (Essential)
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
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Dean Maddams

£30000 - £35000 + Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
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Lee Baillie