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HSQE Manager
Ipswich £40K - £45K

Health & Safety Quality and Environmental Manager (HSQE) required by Ipswich based engineering company to manage and develop the HSQE systems to ensure compliance whilst driving continuous improvement activities. Responsibilities include: • Setting, monitoring and maintaining department goals and individual objectives to assure HSQE system effectiveness is maintained • Managing the internal audit program • Supporting the training program for assuring understanding of HSQE requirements to support compliance with procedures/instructions and applicable regulations • Regularly reviewing and maintaining procedures/instructions to ensure ongoing compliance • Working alongside the team and auditing bodies to ensure the successful implementation and running of the Company’s integrated management system. • Reviewing quality and process performance data • Completing risk assessments related to EHS hazards. • Developing written EHS documentation procedures, tools and training Applicants must have NBOSH and ideally IEME Environmental qualification or equivalent. Experience in a senior HSQE role within manufacturing, production or service operations is essential along with demonstrated knowledge and application of ISO quality system requirements and experience of leading ISO audits. Knowledge of Quality Engineering principles such as root cause analysis, stability testing, validation etc and membership of CQI would be advantageous.

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Stores Person
Diss £8.21 p/h

Stores / Dispatch Person required for company based in Diss. Based in the busy stores, the successful candidate will be receiving stock into the stores, be involved in the dispatch of goods, picking orders, packing up parts ready for dispatch and filling out shipping documents. Ideal candidate will have some warehouse and / or stores experience and be computer literature. Hours will be 8am-5pm, Monday-Thursday, with rotating 8am-2pm/11am-5pm on a Friday. This is a permanent role. Forklift experience/certificate an advantage.

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Diesel Engineer
Ipswich c£26K plus overtime

Diesel Engineer required for engineering company based Ipswich. Main duties to involve install, fault finding and repair of diesel plant and equipment, workshop and site based work. The ideal candidate will hold an HNC / C&G or equivalent in an engineering discipline, with mechanical bias, or similar and have previous experience working on diesel plant, breakdowns both workshop and site based. Hours 8am – 5pm, Monday to Friday, with the possibility of overtime.

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Forklift Driver/ Yard Person
Ipswich £9.00 p/h

Forklift Driver / Yard Person for ongoing temporary contract at company based near Bramford Road, Ipswich. Duties will involve driving a C/B forklift, loading and unloading palletised stock, engineering components and abnormal loads, general housekeeping in the yard and assisting with other duties associated with warehousing as well as jet washing and repainting of components. Applicants must hold current C/B forklift license, be confident on a forklift and have warehouse/yard experience. Pay £9.00 p/h, hours 8am – 5pm, Monday to Friday. Immediate start for the right applicant.

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Part Time Caretaker / Facilities Assistant
Ipswich Town Centre £9.74 p/h

Part Time Caretaker / Facilities Assistant required for Ipswich Town Centre. This role involves a variety of duties including set up and breakdown of venues and equipment, setting up rooms for meetings and events, general housekeeping, ensuring safe working practice, monitoring stock levels as well as promoting and maintain good relations with stakeholders, contractors and tenants. The successful applicant will need to be self-motivated with good interpersonal and customer facing skills to engage with staff, customers and members of the public. Candidates MUST hold a current, full clean driving licence and be able to undertake manual handling tasks. Hours will vary from week to week. Candidates must be flexible and prepared to work weekends/early mornings/late evenings across 7 days (Approx. 21 hours per week). Rate of pay will be £9.74 per hour with an enhanced rate for unsociable hours worked. This is initially a temporary position with an opportunity to go permanent.

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Evening Packer (5pm-10pm, M-F)
Nr Stowmarket £9.21 p/h

Evening Packers (5pm – 10pm, M-F) required for immediate start at warehouse based near Stowmarket. The role involves working in a warehouse picking and packing orders ready for dispatch. Hours are 5pm - 10pm, Monday to Friday. Previous warehouse or factory experience advantageous but not essential. Own transport essential due to location.

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Reworker / Order Picker
Nr Stowmarket £8.21 p/h

Re-worker / Order Picker required for immediate start at warehouse based near Stowmarket. Duties could involve order picking, packing, re-work and any other general warehouse duties as required. Candidates should have good numeracy and literacy skills along with excellent communication skills. Hours are 8.30am - 4.30pm, Monday to Friday paying £8.21 per hour. Own transport would be ideal due to location. This is temporary on-going work with an immediate start.

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Production Technicians
Woodbridge £8.21 p/h

Production Technicians required for local Woodbridge based manufacturing company. The role will involve basic assembling of products and packing in a clean working environment. Ideal candidates will have some assembling/packing experience, be conscientious and have a good eye for details. This is a temporary ongoing contract with an immediate start. Hours 8am – 4.45pm, Monday to Thursday, 8am – 1pm, Friday, £8.21 per hour. Immediate start.

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Sheet Metal Worker
Woodbridge c£10 p/h

Sheet Metal Worker required for temp to perm role at engineering company based near Woodbridge. This varied role will involve operating punching machines, folding and drilling machinery working from engineering drawings. Previous sheet metal work experience essential, confident working on press brake / punch press machinery and other NC machinery. Excellent opportunity to join a busy, friendly company. Ability to carry out basic MIG welding as advantage. Hours Monday to Friday, with early finish on the Friday. Pay £10 p/h - £11 p/h. Own transport essential.

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Workshop/Service Technician
Saxmundham c£25K

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. Hours of work 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Flexibility will be required around busier times of the year. Salary c£25K.

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Sales Person (Engineering)
Ipswich £40K plus bonus scheme

Sales Person required for Ipswich based Company. Working for this highly successful global provider the successful candidate will be promoting and selling heavy machinery/equipment to existing and prospective customers through establishing, developing and maintaining customer relationships, undertaking customer visits and cold calling to find leads. Responsibilities of this sales role include: • Meeting both targets and dynamic business needs acting as key point of contact between business and customer • Ensuring that agreed timescales are maintained • Organising sales visits • Investigating and establishing new business • Achieving agreed upon sales targets • Expediting the resolution of customer problems and complaints The ideal candidate will have previous experience of sales in a medium/heavy machinery/equipment environment (eg agricultural, industrial or engineering equipment), have a passion for sales and be a motivated self-starter with excellent presentation skills, commercial awareness and proven closing ability. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established award winning employer. Salary £40K plus use of company car and bonus scheme.

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TIG Welder
Nr Hadleigh £11.00p/h - £11.50 p/h

Welder required for temporary contract at expanding engineering company based near Hadleigh. Working as part of a small team the successful candidate will be TIG welding stainless steel components. The company is very busy so there is a chance of 3-6 months’ work with the possibility of permanent employment. Applicants must have good TIG welding skills and ideally MIG. Some fabrication experience (use of band saws, pillar drills) would be advantageous but not essential however applicants must be able to read engineering drawings. Hours 8am – 5pm, Monday to Friday. £11.00 - £11.50p/h depending on experience

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Mechanical Fitter
Ipswich Up to £26K

Fitter required for Ipswich Engineering company. Duties will involve mechanical assembly of large bespoke rotating machinery in a workshop environment, building sub-assemblies including hydraulics, 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. Excellent opportunity to join a well-established expanding company.

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Machine Operator (Days)
Nacton, Ipswich Starting £8.30 p/h

Machine Setter/Operator required for expanding manufacturing facility based between Ipswich & Felixstowe. Candidates ideally will have previous manufacturing experience and an engineering background or qualifications. Following training the successful candidate will be expected to run a range of machinery including rotary die cutting machines, slitting and inspection machinery. Candidates must be numerate, literate and able to work to documented procedures. This is a permanent, full time position. Basic hours of work are 8.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company.

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CNC Turner
Colchester c£16 p/h

CNC Turner (Programmer/Setter) CNC Turner Programmer/Setter required for local expanding engineering company. Ideal candidate must have experience of programming/setting Lathes, using Fanuc. The Candidate: • Must have experience in CNC Turning producing 1 offs and small batch work • Be competent at reading engineering drawings. • Be competent at using inspection equipment. • Fanuc experience essential. Hours are 7.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday, 7.30am - 12.30pm Friday, possibility of O/T. Salary c£16 p/h.

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CNC Lathe Programmer / Operator
Ipswich £11.00 - £13.00 p/h

CNC Programmer / Operator required for permanent position at Ipswich based engineering company. The successful candidate will be programming Haas machinery using Fanuc and will be responsible for machining various parts/sections to ensure continuous work flow through production. Previous CNC lathe programming experience required with a good understanding of all aspects of the machine shop process including the selection of materials, quality, Health and Safety, maintenance of equipment and supplies and work scheduling. Hours of work 7am – 3.30pm, Monday to Friday with possible overtime. £11 - £13p/h depending on experience.

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