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Cleaner
Nr Saxmundham £8.00 p/h

Cleaner (permanent) required for well-established business near Saxmundham. Hours are flexible, can be up to 4/5 days per week (32 hours) or potentially cover with as little as 16 hour shift, covering Monday to Friday. The successful candidate will be carrying out internal cleaning of new and refurbished leisure industry equipment along with light office and workshop cleaning, including toilets. Ideal candidate will have experience of cleaning, have a good working background and be flexible on hours. Immediate start for the right candidate. Transport an advantage. C£8.00 per hour.

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Production Process Operative
Stowmarket £10.38 - £19.09 p/h

Production Process Operative required for a temporary role at a prestigious, well regarded company in Stowmarket. The successful candidate will be operating production and bagging equipment and partaking in clean down of machinery. Candidates must have worked in a production environment before, be able to work 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am shifts on a 7 day shift pattern and will need their own transport. £10.38 p/h for all shifts worked Mon - Fri, £14.47 p/h for all hours on Saturday and £19.09 p/h for all hours on Sunday.

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Workshop Manager
Ipswich £23 - 28K p/a

Workshop Manager required to manage small workshop team servicing, repairing and preparing vending type machinery. The successful candidate will ensure accurate and on time completion of works orders through effective planning of daily schedules and ensuring resources are available to maximise output. This is a hands on role and applicants must have previous small machine maintenance/servicing/repair experience (ideally vending/drinks machines or the like) and some supervisory background. The role will involve: Creating daily plans Updating new work orders daily Ensuring sufficient stock Ensuring machines are properly prepared, repaired and tested Ensuring workshop is kept tidy, clean and organised Managing the parts store Managing of warranty parts Motivating staff This is an excellent opportunity to work for an established but dynamic, forward thinking company who are experiencing sustained growth. Salary £23 – 28K p/a depending on experience.

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Shift Packers (2.00pm - 10.00pm)
Stowmarket £8.21 p/h

Shift Packers required for a temporary contract at a prestigious, well regarded manufacturing company in Stowmarket. Previous packing experience would be an advantage but not essential. Hours are 2.00pm – 10.00pm Monday to Friday paying £8.21 per hour. The role is initially for a couple of weeks but could continue longer.

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Industrial Cleaner
Stowmarket £9.51 p/h

Industrial Cleaner required for a temporary contract at a factory in Stowmarket. This labour intensive role will involve repetitive sweeping, vacuuming and heavy shovelling. Also cleaning in-between plant and inside the silo. Dirty and dusty environment. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar environment although full training will be given. Hours will be 12.00 mid-day to 8.00pm, Monday – Friday paying £9.51 per hour. Work will start immediately for the right candidate and is expected to go on for around 3 weeks possibly longer.

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Workshop/Service Technician
Saxmundham c£23K

Workshop/Service Technician for local Suffolk based company. The successful candidate will ideally have worked in the caravan industry, carrying out repairs/installations/inspections along with some heating system fault finding and repair, working with 12V & 240V installations, fitting of accessories, some basic electrical diagnosis and warranty work. Ideal candidate will have experience of working in a similar industry, be self-motivated, able to work under pressure and take a pride in quality of work undertaken. NCC Standard Qualification and/or City and Guilds qualifications would be an advantage but not essential. Gas safety & Electrical Qualifications would be an advantage. A full UK driving licence is essential for this position, a company van will be supplied. Hours of work 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Flexibility will be required around busier times of the year. Salary c£23K.

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Temporary Service Fitter
Ipswich £10.00 p/h

Temporary Service Fitter required for 3-6 month contract (possibly longer) at Ipswich based engineering company. The role will involve the maintenance of customer and hire equipment and possibly some mechanical assembly. Previous mechanical fitting experience essential with knowledge of rotating/engine driven machinery advantageous. Hours 8am – 4pm, Monday to Friday. Pleasant working environment and friendly team. Possible opportunities for the candidate who gets on well.

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Production Labourer
Stowmarket £8.21 p/h

Production Labourer required for a 2 week temporary contract at a prestigious, well regarded manufacturing company in Stowmarket. The successful candidate will be moving and opening sacks filled with product and emptying them into a big industrial mixer. Any other duties as required. Hours are 7.00am – 3.00pm Monday to Friday (37.5 hours) paying £8.21 per hour.

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Design/Project Engineer
Ipswich £30-£38K

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 an engineering discipline, be proficient in 3D CAD and have experience in a similar role. Instrumentation/electronics design experience an advantage although not essential but good all round mechanical knowledge and a flair for design is required for this varied and challenging role. Salary of £30-£38K depending on experience.

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Production Technician
Woodbridge £7.83 p/h

Production Technician required for local Woodbridge based manufacturing company.  The role will involve assembling electronic PCB assemblies, hand surface mount pick and place and solder plus the opportunity to be trained on new automated machine.  Ideal candidate will have some electronic component experience, able to solder and understand drawings/documentation and a good eye for detail.  Excellent career opportunity with an innovative employer.  Hours 8.00am – 4.45pm, Monday to Thursday, 8.00am – 1.00pm, Friday plus chance of overtime. £7.83 per with a chance of progression.

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Vehicle Technician & MOT Tester
Stowmarket £23,000 - £26,000 p/a

Vehicle Technician & MOT Tester required for permanent position for a well-established company based in Stowmarket. This is an ideal opportunity for a vehicle technician who would like to be workshop based. The main duties will be to carry out the full range of inspection, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on all makes of vehicle and undertake MOT testing (Class IV). Applicants must hold an MOT (IV) Testing certificate and have over 4 years’ experience in the industry. Candidates must be numerate and literate with good communication skills, be able to work well in a small team and on their own initiative. Hours are 8.00am-5.30pm, Monday to Friday and 8.00am – 1.30pm either every other Saturday or every third Saturday. Salary is £23k - £26k, depending on experience.

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Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer
Nr Diss £36K

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer required for food processing factory based nr Diss. This role will involve servicing, maintaining and repairing plant, machinery and equipment and responding to breakdowns, following planned maintenance schedules and install new equipment as required. Previous experience of either Mechanical &/or Electrical experience, ideally within the food industry an advantage. Working on a shift pattern of 6am-6pm, 4 days on/4 days off. (on call standby may be required). Salary £36K.

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Quality Control Operative
Ipswich c£18K

Quality Control Operative required for packaging company based on the outskirts of Ipswich. Working as part of a team on a rotating shift pattern in a clean, non-meat production environment. Duties:- • Responsible for checking all raw material to customer specification. • Ensuring all required test are carried out • Carrying out all start up checks on machinery • Participate in internal and customer audits • Support QA Manager with ongoing improvements and projects Ideal candidate will have QC experience, good communication skills and IT skills. Food safety experience is an advantage. Working hours 6am – 2pm rotating with 2pm-10pm, Monday to Friday). Salary c£18K.

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Service Engineer
Ipswich c£30 - £40K

Service Engineer required for interesting and varied role working for a production machine manufacturer who are based in Ipswich. The work will involve building/servicing/commissioning machinery nationally and internationally. Experience of working in a production machine service background required and good mechanical/electrical knowledge essential. Regular short spells of oversea travel will be required. Basic 40 hour week plus overtime with earnings of up to £40K expected.

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Production Operative
Near Woodbridge £7.83 p/h

Production Operative required for expanding manufacturer on the outskirts of Woodbridge. This is an excellent opportunity and will involve working in a clean, comfortable and friendly environment. The successful candidate will be seated at individual work stations and will be following instructions and diagrams to assemble intricate products. Starting pay rate is £7.83 per hour 39 hour week with an early finish on a Friday on a temp to perm contract. Previous experience is not essential but applicants must be dextrous and diligent and have the ability to follow written instructions carefully. Good attention to detail is essential as is a willingness to learn. Own transport is desirable due to location of the company. Work available immediately for the right candidate. Excellent opportunity to work for a popular employer in a new field with the chance of progression.

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Semi-Skilled Assembly Operative
Ipswich £7.83 - £9.00 p/h

Semi-Skilled Assembly Operatives required for an ongoing positions with a company based on the Ipswich outskirts. Duties could include mechanical assembly, brazing, or basic wiring. Previous experience in any of these fields would be considered. Hours 7am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday and then, after training, moving to shifts 6am – 2pm rotating with 2.30pm – 10.30pm. Friendly and comfortable working environment. Potential for long term or permanent work. Pay 7.83p/h initially with a 15% hourly pay increase for shift work.

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Design Engineer
Ipswich £25K - £28K

Design Engineer required for exciting opportunity at Ipswich based manufacturer. Working as part of a dedicated team of designers the successful candidate will be designing and modifying specialist equipment to customers’ specifications and within industry guidelines/standards. The role will involve creating CAD models and 2D detailed drawings, generating and maintaining Bills of Materials, performing engineering calculations, investigating modification requests, assisting with production problems and, in time, being responsible for whole projects. Applicants must have previous experience of CAD Design and will ideally be educated to HNC level (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering. Modelling ability and CAD package knowledge also required along with a creative approach to problem solving, the ability to work under pressure and excellent communication and analytical skills. A full driving licence required as travel in the UK and overseas may be necessary. This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving business working in an interesting field. Opportunities for growth and progression available.

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Mechanical Sweeper Driver
Ipswich £9.82 p/h

Required for on-going contract driving the sweeper vehicle around central Ipswich and perform general cleansing duties such as bin emptying and sweeping. Working hours are Sunday to Thursday 6.00am – 2.00pm. Applicants must be able to drive a 7.5T vehicle and have a CPC. Basic rate £9.82 p/h. Possible long-term opportunities working for a stable, reputable employer for the right candidate.

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Mechanical Technician
Colchetser £12 - £13 p/h

Mechanical Technician required for local Colchester engineering company. As a Mechanical Technician you will be based in a busy workshop where you will be stripping down, diagnosing, repairing and rebuilding specialist plant and equipment. Ideal candidate will have previous experience of mechanical maintenance and assembly of plant, along with good attention to detail. This is a permanent position, with an established employer who are offering a good remuneration package. Hours 7.30am-3.30pm, with the chance of O/T Monday to Friday. Salary up to £13 per hour.

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Mechanical Fitter
Ipswich c£11.00 p/h

Mechanical Fitter required for Ipswich based Engineering company. Duties will involve mechanical assembly of large ‘be spoke’ rotating machinery in a workshop environment, building sub-assemblies including hydraulics and pneumatics. The successful candidate will have previous experience of mechanical fitting within a similar environment, ideally hold a recognised engineering qualification and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of tools and processes. Some Electrical knowledge and experience of working on processing plant an advantage. Pay c£11.00 per hour.

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Machine Setter/Operator (Shifts)
Ipswich Outskirts c£21500

Expanding manufacturing facility based on the outskirts of Ipswich is seeking 2 machine operators. This is an exciting opportunity to further a career within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic technology. 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 for 4-6 weeks (Money less for training) then moving onto rotating 3 week shift pattern, 6am-2.15pm, 2pm-10.15pm and 10pm-6.15am, Monday to Friday plus one Saturday (6.00am-2.15pm) in every 3 weeks (Salary £21,800). Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Own transport essential due to location.

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