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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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Quality Manager
Ipswich c£40K

Quality Manager required engineering manufacturer in Ipswich. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the Quality, and Environmental to improve production processes. Main responsibilities: Management of a team of Quality/Environmental Control Ensure adherence to ISO 9001:2015, and ISO 14001:2015 Standards Establish and develop in-house quality procedures. Ensure that all manufacturing processes comply with all legal standards. Train and develop the staff within the Quality Department. Responsible for the training of all employees and agency workers, to encourage and deliver a high standard of compliance within all operational areas. Write Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Plan and perform both internal audits, and external supplier audits. Applicants must have a experience of managing a quality department, have in-depth knowledge of both ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, carrying out audits and conduct gap analysis and data analysis.  Along with experience in establishing quality system, excellent communication skills and the ability to present details quality strategy to senior management, along with strong leadership skills and strong analytical and problem solving skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established expanding company.

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Buyer
I2421 Negotiable

Buyer required for established engineering company based near Stowmarket. The successful candidate will be liaising with suppliers, to place and expedite to ensure parts are ordered and delivered to meet project budget and timescales. Responsibilities will include: • Managing the existing supply chain, working with new ERP that is being set up. • Developing professional supply relationships to continuously improve cost, quality and continuity of supply. • Expediting deliveries from suppliers to ensure promised shipment dates are met. Applicants must have previous experience of purchasing/supply chain management, ideally within engineering and strong IT skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established expanding company. Ideal start being October 2019 for a handover.

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Sales Person (Engineering)
Ipswich £40K plus company car & 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 company car and bonus scheme.

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Road Sweeper/Cleansing Operative
Ipswich central £10.97 per hour

Road Sweeper Driver/Cleansing Operative required for on-going contract with local authority. Duties will be varied and could include driving a sweeper vehicle around central Ipswich, performing general cleansing duties such as bin emptying, sweeping, litter picking and house clearance. Working hours are Sunday to Thursday 6.00am – 1.45pm. Applicants must be able to drive a 7.5T vehicle and have a CPC. Pay rate is £10.97 p/h with possible overtime. This is initially a temporary role which could go permanent for the right candidate.

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TIG Welder
Nr Hadleigh £10.00p/h - £11.00 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. £10.00 - £11.00p/h depending on experience

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Mechanical Fitter
Ipswich £12 p/h

Fitter required for Ipswich Engineering company. Duties will involve mechanical assembly of large ‘be spoke’ 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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Environmental Manager (Part-Time)
Diss, Norfolk £30-35k pro rata

Environmental Manager required for part-time role (3 days per week) at factory based near Diss. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the environmental performance of the company to ensure compliance, sustainability and continual improvement. Duties include: • Meeting all reporting deadlines for Environmental permitting, abstraction licensing, pollution inventory and any other statutory reporting. • Managing all Environment Agency site inspections and responding to any outcomes. • Overseeing efficient waste water treatment operations. • Planning and managing new legislation in a timely manner. • Working towards achieving ISO14001. Applicants must have detailed knowledge of Environmental legislation, waste water treatment processes and Environmental Management Systems.

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Health & Safety Manager
Woodbridge, Suffolk £30-35k

Health & Safety Manager required for factory based near Woodbridge. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the health and safety performance of the factory, ensuring compliance, sustainability and continual improvement. Duties include: • Developing and maintaining task and area specific risk assessments. • Developing and maintaining Safe Systems of Working • Ensuring all new staff complete a full company induction. • Investigating all accidents, identifying all root causes and avoidance measures • Health surveillance assessments • Keeping up to date with changes to Health & Safety legislation. Applicants must have a recognised NEBOSH or similar H&S qualification and at least two years practical working experience within a health & safety role. This is an excellent opportunity to join an award-winning 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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