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Your job search results: 24 jobs

Your job search results:
24 Jobs

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer on behalf of a well-established and rapidly expanding automotive manufacturer based in Coventry. This is a fantastic time to join this flourishing business who have increased supply into several of their major OEM customers which has led to record sales for the business in 2017.
The role:

First point of contact for all customer concerns, ensure prompt and robust containment is implemented internally and at customer site. Issue and track quality alerts. Owns the process for completing 8D/PPS for customer concerns, has excellent problem-solving skills to ensure any corrective actions taken are correctly implemented to ensure repeat concerns do not occur.
Day to day duties will include the following:
_You will report into the Quality Director, working within a team of 12 in the Quality department
_Take responsibility for the upkeep of Quality to customers, working closely with many prestigious OEM Automotive brands
_Responsibility for solving problems utilising 8D / Practical Problem Solving (PPS) techniques
_Adhering to TS16949 at all times
_Documentation of parts/products through PPAP/APQP/MSA
_Updates Process Control Plan and inspection instructions in line with any issues
_Raising, monitoring and reporting on supplier concerns
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
_Previous experience working within the Automotive Industry (Essential)
_Extensive problem-solving skills (Essential)
_Experience of interfacing with customers (Advantageous)
_Internal Auditing Experience - TS/IATF16949, ISO14001, ISO9001 (Advantageous)
_You will have experience of working closely with customers, resolving customer quality concerns (Advantageous)
_A strong understanding of quality tools such as 8D/PPs, APQP/PPAP/MSA (Advantageous)
_Ability to read and understand engineering drawings including understanding of GD&T (Advantageous)
_Willing and able to visit customer sites sometimes at short notice (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.

My client are a leading precision engineering company who manufacture niche tooling solutions require an experienced Toolroom Fitter for their busy operations.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Fitting / Assembly of Hydraulic Jigs and Fixtures (Essential)
•Carry out grinding, modification and assembly of fixtures using hand / power tools (Essential)
•Work from 3D Design drawings to customer specification for fixtures (Essential)
•Liase closely with other departments where required (Essential)

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•To have established machine shop experience, preferably from an instrument making or tool room background (Essential)
•To have established experience in mechanical fitting/assembly (Essential)
•To have experience hydraulic assembly (Essential)
•To have practical knowledge of basic sheet metal work and be competent at brazing\soldering (Advantageous)
•Must be able to work from detailed assembly and component drawings (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

My client is a leading manufacturer of aerospace component and parts. They require a Gauge Toolmaker for their busy operations.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Refurbishment of gauge tooling and associated tooling (Essential)
•Utilising various types of hand tools and using traditional machining techniques (Essential)
•Reading and interpreting drawings (Essential)
•Manufacture, assemble and test precision measuring equipment (Essential)
•Use system and processes to manage measurement equipment throughout the process (Essential)
•To support the measurement activities by operating CMM machines (Essential)
•To support the die checking activities by scanning dies (Essential)
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Toolroom or bench hand experience modifying dies and fixtures (Essential)
•Ability to use manual machines and processes (Essential)
•Good understanding and interest in manufacturing technologies and applications (Essential)
•Some understanding of CMM equipment and able to sue measuring equipment (Essential)
•Some CNC experience will be beneficial but not essential (Advantageous)
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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A position has become available for an experienced press brake operator to work within a busy manufacturing / engineering company
Day to Day duties will include the following:
Operating / Setting an Press Brake Machine (Essential)
Serving checks on all machinery (Essential)
Bytronic knowledge would be advantageous

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Previous practical skills on setting Press Brake Machines (essential0
•Flexible to work extra hours when needed (Advantageous)


Each day we are responsible for placing several hundred dedicated operatives out to work throughout Worcestershire.
We operate from several conveniently located registration centres, therefore are likely to have an office close to you. We cover the following job categories:
Order picking, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving.
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.
Job title: Press Brake Setter
Location: Redditch
Salary: 10-12 per hour
A position has become available for an experienced press brake operator to work within a busy manufacturing / engineering company
Day to Day duties will include the following:
Operating / Setting an Press Brake Machine (Essential)
Serving checks on all machinery (Essential)
Knowledge of Bystronic press would be advantageous

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Previous practical skills on setting Press Brake Machines (essential0
•Flexible to work extra hours when needed (Advantageous)


Each day we are responsible for placing several hundred dedicated operatives out to work throughout Worcestershire.
We operate from several conveniently located registration centres, therefore are likely to have an office close to you. We cover the following job categories:
Order picking, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving.
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.
Day to Day duties will include the following:

* setting power presses
* working with the tool room section on day to day Issues
* working to tight deadlines
* be able to do first off inspection



As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:

* Previous power press experience (i.e. setting presses up to 60 tonne)
* must have an up to date R.O.S.P
* Positive attitude (Essential)
* Team player (Essential)
* Must be able to work on own initiative (Essential)
* flexible on hours

Hours: FULL TIME
SHIFT PREMIUMS: WEEK DAYS - 1.25 PH
WEEK DAY NIGHTS - 2.50 PH
WEEKEND DAYS - 5.85 PH
WEEKEND NIGHTS - 7.31 PH
World renowned privately-owned enterprise trading on a global basis, supplying precision machined components, fabrications and assemblies to leading OEM's in the aerospace, defence, marine, power generation and nuclear markets, demonstrating an impressive health and safety culture. Operating from facilities in the UK, the company specialises in engineering solutions utilising core competencies including, complex machining and fabrication of super alloys, supply chain management expertise, specialist finishes and assemblies, all fully integrated and supplied to customers' requirements.
JOB PURPOSE:
To work within the Safran Aircraft Systems Cell and produce precision machined components to customer and quality specified tolerances using best practise modern methods. To contribute to the team and help to develop and maintain best practices.
DAY TO DAY DUTIES WILL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
• Working within the SAE manufacturing Cell
• Working as a team to maximise machine utilisation
• Working to structured manufacturing plan
• Responsible for setting and operating of 5 Axis Turn Mill machines
• Responsible for quality output
• Responsible for Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM)
• Capable of using measuring equipment such as Micrometers Vernier caliper's height towers shadow graphs CMM etc
• To perform other such duties as generally correspond to the nature of the position and its level of responsibility.
KEY SUCCESS CRITERIA:
• To set and operate machines in line with production plans
• To meet section targets for Productivity and Quality
• To work as a team player to support the SAE Cell achieve required output
AS A PERSON YOU WILL NEED THE FOLLOWING QUALITIES AND EXPERIENCE:
• Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook
• A natural forward planner who critically assesses own performance
• Mature, credible, and comfortable in dealing with various stakeholders
• Reliable, tolerant, and determined
• Empathic communicator, able to see things from the other person's point of view
• Open to new experiences, responsibility and accountability
• Able to get on with others and be a team-player
• Attention to detail and accuracy at all times
• Working to Deadlines
• Professional approach to dealing with queries internally/externally
• Excellent communication skills
• Managing workload effectively; prioritising where necessary.
QUALIFICATIONS/ EXPERIENCE:
Apprentice trained - Preferred or Demonstrated relevant experience
Minimum 5 years' experience in the Aerospace / Automotive or similar Industries
Working to production time lines in a manufacturing environment
Working with SOP's and Company specific documentation

BENEFITS:
•Competitive salary and shift allowance
% Pension contribution from the business
•Perk Box membership
•Holiday increase in line with length of service
•On the job training
•free car parking
•Work wear
•Safety glasses - and Bi annual eye tests
•Good transport links - close to motorway access
•What do you feel makes you the employer of choice within a competitive market? What can you offer to candidates looking to join?
•All of the above and a company Polo shirt :)


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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Chris Wilkes

Workforce are proud to be representing an established Wolverhampton based manufacturing company for a steel sales support executive. The company specialise in the Design, Manufacture and Installation of steel products, for the highways, defence and construction sectors.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced candidate to join a large successful company with an excellent reputation. An impressive salary, pension contribution and other benefits are all available in the package.
The role will include assisting the UK Business Development manager in order to deliver the strategic vision of the Commercial Director. It will be the responsibility of the support executive to generate a sustainable pipeline of current and future sales for the divisions nominated products. The role will be centred and be measurable on the geographic performance of the UK, but from time to time some travel outside of the UK may be required.

The role will include but not be exclusive of -

•To produce quotations, assist and support customer enquiries.

•Assist with the development and integration of the new CRM system, including population of contacts etc.

•To chase all quotations to establish status, and maintain updates on the CRM system, this would mean a proportion of time each week making calls to chase orders and update the database.

•To generate sales enquiries and prospect appointments by means of speculative phone calls to companies / sectors as defined to you by the UKBDM

•Close orders in order to meet budgetary requirements and any sales targets set.

•To process received orders and manage internal relationships between commercial, production and transport to ensure orders are correct and delivered on time.

•To maintain current key accounts and to continue to hold / develop relationships within these companies, via established operational contacts.

•To build and nurture relationships with new clients via a telesales cold call approach amongst others, with the target being a commercial gain for the division.

•To liaise with financial departments with regards to debt collection, credit applications and issues relating to late payments and new client accounts when necessary.

•To keep abreast of trend, technical & demand changes in the market and report back any issues which may jeopardise the possibility of continued sales and meeting budget.

•To assist with marketing function in planning and executing, trade shows, literature, advertising and other promotional activity of the divisions assigned products and geographical area.

•To meet any KPIs which maybe set.

In addition to the above and in no way exhaustive -

•Be a conscientious team member
•Be open to constructive criticism.
•Be flexible in your approach to the business needs and plan you time to achieve what the division requires of you.
•If the need arises, be flexible in your approach to travel relative to achieving the demands of the division.
•To be well presented at all times.
•To understand multiple computer systems.
•To be self-motivated and have an ability to grasp new concepts quickly.
•To be highly organised and have an ability to prioritize work load.
•To have a genuine interest in the future of the company and product range.

Please apply now below, or call the Dudley office of Workforce Recruitment for more details.

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.