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Delivery Driver (7.5T or HGV Class 2)
Ipswich £18500 p/a for 7.5T and up to £21000p/a for Class 2

Delivery Driver required for permanent position at organisation based in East Ipswich. Driving either a 7.5T or Class 2 vehicle the successful applicant will be making about 10 drops per day around the East Anglia area. Applicants must have a current CPC and clean driving licence (either 7.5T or Class 2) with previous delivery experience. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well established, family run firm. Salary is £18500 p/a for 7.5T and up to £21000p/a for Class 2.

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Transport Administrator
Ipswich £10.00p/h

Transport Administrator required to for 6 month contract in Ipswich (parking available). Working in a small office assisting the Transport Co-Ordinator this varied role involves ensuring that all deliveries are made in accordance with customers’ requirements. Responsibilities will include updating and maintaining the management system to ensure all delivery issues are recorded, liaising with the Transport Co-Ordinator to ensure hauliers are booked in for deliveries of products in accordance with daily booking limits and maintaining the site haulier database. Applicants must have good attention to detail, accurate computer skills (including use of Excel), a good telephone manner and a methodical approach. Previous experience in transport is not essential but a strong administration background is required which includes data input and organisation. This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly team during their busy period. 40 hours per week with some flexibility required on hours of work. £10.00p/h

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Production Supervisor
Ipswich £25K plus O/T

Production Supervisor for Engineering Manufacturing Company specialising in hydraulic plant and associated equipment. The successful candidate will be managing a team of 20 employees within fabrication, Machining and fitting production process, developing and maintaining production teams, to safely achieve production targets within cost, quality and time constraints. Planning will involve interpret production drawings, communicate the manufacturing plan to production, promote and exhibit Health & Safety and be a major part in the developing of production staff. Ideal candidate will have previous Production Management and Planning in manufacturing/assembly, along with working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems, experience of lean management principles 5s and excellent people manager with change management experience. Excellent opportunity to join an expanding company that can offer a stable and rewarding engineering career, with competitive salary, 37.5 hour working week. Excellent additional benefits.

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Production Operative
Ipswich (IP3 area) £7.50 p/h

Production Operative required for temporary work at processing operation in East Ipswich. This is a demanding role which involves repetitive, manual handling in a dusty, exposed environment. There is however a friendly team atmosphere and the work could continue for several months with considerable overtime available. Previous experience of manual handling in an industrial environment required. Monday - Friday, £7.50 p/h overtime at time and a half paid after 40 hours worked per week.

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Maintenance Engineer
Haverhill £28K - £32K

Maintenance Engineer required to provide comprehensive multi-skilled engineering support to engineering, packaging, manufacturing and service departments at facility based in Haverhill. Working on a day shift (Monday to Friday) in a clean room environment the successful candidate will be installing, commissioning, maintaining and modifying semi-automated plant equipment and services. Applicants should have mechanical maintenance experience within a food or other cleanroom environment. Whilst primarily mechanically biased the work will involve a small amount some electrical maintenance so general electrical capability is required (17th edition an advantage). A minimum of HNC qualification in an engineering discipline (or equivalent) is required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive and fast growing organisation. Salary £28 - £32K depending on experience. Excellent benefits including life and health insurance and bonus scheme.

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Machine Operators – Days
Ipswich (IP10) Starting salary £16.5K - £17.5K

Expanding manufacturing facility based on the outskirts of Ipswich is seeking machine operators for day shift. This is an exciting opportunity to further your career within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic company. Based in a class 7 cleanroom facility, you will be training and eventually be running a range of complex machinery to deliver precision engineered components for customers. Candidates will, ideally have previous engineering or manufacturing experience, be flexible and able use their own initiative and interested in being part of a skilled manufacturing team. This is a permanent position, hours 8am – 5pm, Monday to Friday. Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Own transport essential due to location.

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Machine Operators - Shifts
Ipswich (IP10) £22K

Expanding manufacturing facility based on the outskirts of Ipswich is seeking 2 machine operators. This is an exciting opportunity to further your career within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic company. Based in a class 7 cleanroom facility, you will be running a range of complex machinery to deliver precision engineered components for customers. Candidates will, ideally have previous engineering or manufacturing experience, be flexible and able use their own initiative and interested in being part of a skilled manufacturing team. This is a permanent position, you will be initially training on day shift then moving onto rotating 3 week shift pattern. Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Own transport essential due to location.

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Shift Maintenance Engineer
Nr Framlingham c£32K

Shift Maintenance Engineer required for our busy client based near Framlingham. The successful candidate will be based on shifts alongside the production, ensuring that production engineering maintenance and process issues are solved during the shift, supporting the implementation of new equipment and processes to make sure the product lines run smoothly 24 hours per day. Ideal candidate will hold relevant qualification in either electrical (Ideally 17th Edition), mechanical and/or maintenance engineering and have experience of hydraulic, pneumatic systems, bearings and drive transmissions. Must be capable of dis-assembling and assembling machinery, analyse and resolve technical problems and be confident with IT systems. Excellent opportunity to join a growing organisation. Own Transport essential due to location of company. c£32K.

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Design Engineer
Haverhill £30K - £43K

Design Engineer required for manufacturing company based in Haverhill. Working as part of a small but expanding engineering design team, you will be designing and developing high quality, technically innovative products to support Company objectives and market demands, including product compliance requirements. The role involves: •Designing robust and elegant mechanisms for manual, semi-automated or full PLC control •Creating 3D CAD models and 2D detail drawings of new parts, weldments and assemblies •Practical functional testing, user trials & lifecycle evaluations •Evaluating and implementing Change Requests using a thorough, methodical and quantitative approach Applicants should have •Degree educated (or equivalent) in an engineering discipline •Minimum 2 years' experience in a similar role •Excellent 3D CAD skills & highly IT literate •In depth understanding of draughting practice including tolerancing •Experience in design of industrial equipment for small to medium volumes In return for working for this award winning market leader the successful candidate can expect excellent reward in terms of competitive salary and benefits.

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CNC Setter / Programmer/Operator
Nr Eye, Suffolk c£11.50 p/h

CNC Setter / Programmer required for permanent role at engineering company based in South Norfolk. Working on a two shift pattern, Monday to Friday the successful candidate will be programming (using Fanuc control mainly, possibly also Siemens) and setting a wide range of CNC turning centres and CNC sliding head lathes to produce parts. Applicants must have previous experience and have the ability to interpret engineering drawings to determine the best method, cutting tools, speed and feed rates to ensure the best possible cycle time, efficiency and quality. Basic 40 hours week plus overtime when available. Excellent working environment and facilities. Job Type: Permanent

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Project/Design Engineer
Ipswich £26K - £35K

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Design/Project Engineer to join an established, successful Ipswich based engineering company. Working on a range of specialist mechanical equipment the successful candidate will be developing projects from initial concept to final detailed design and will be responsible for technical specifications, budgeting and costings. Applicants must be educated to degree level or equivalent in Design within an engineering discipline and be proficient in 3D CAD, ideally using SolidWorks. Experience of instrumentation/electronics design an advantage. Good all round mechanical knowledge and a flair for design is required for this varied and challenging role. Salary of £26-£35K depending on experience.

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Machine Operators
Woodbridge £18k - £19k p/a

Expanding manufacturing facility based near Framlingham is seeking 2 Machine Operators. This is an exciting opportunity to begin or further a career within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic technology company. Successful applicants will receive full training in all aspects of the roles however previous production, manufacturing or factory experience would be beneficial. Following training, the successful candidates will be expected to operate, set-up and troubleshoot a range of production equipment and instruments and quality control test equipment. Candidates must be flexible, able to use their initiative and work individually or as part of a team following documented policies and procedures adhering to Health & Safety, Environmental awareness and ISO policies. After training candidates will be working on a rotating shift pattern, 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am, Monday to Fridays with potential for overtime and weekend work. Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Starting salary £18K rising to £19K after 6 months’ probation. Own transport required due to location

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