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CNC Machinist
Ipswich £13.90 p/h plus shift allowance (approx. £1.85 p/h)

CNC Machinist required for ongoing position at Ipswich based engineering company. The successful candidate will be will be responsible for machining various parts/sections to ensure continuous work flow through production. Previous CNC operating experience required with a good understanding of the machine shop process including quality, Health and Safety and maintenance of equipment. Hours are Week 1: Mon – Thurs: 6am – 2pm, Fri: 6am – 11.30am rotating with Week 2: Mon – Thurs: 2pm – 10pm, Fri: 11.30am –5pm. Pay £13.90 p/h plus shift allowance (approx. £1.85 p/h)

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Mechanical Service Technician
Great Blakenham,Suffolk £28,000 - £30,000 p/a

Mechanical Service Engineer required for the service, fault finding and repair of diesel and petrol engines and machinery in the Suffolk area (van provided). Applicants should have previous experience of motor vehicle or plant mechanics and will be confident in utilising those skills on other equipment after training. Hours 8am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Salary £28 – 30K depending on experience. Excellent opportunity at friendly, long established family run business.

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Stock Controller
East Ipswich £22000 p/a

Stock Controller required for permanent position at leading manufacturer based in East Ipswich. Working in modern premises the successful candidate will be responsible for: • Managing and coordinating stock take and cycle counting activities to ensure that the required level of service is provided to the customer • Communicating stock count variances to Line Manager • Maintaining and improving performance levels to maximise stock accuracy in line with site KPIs • Facilitating stock control procedures by liaising with Customer Services, Warehouse Team Leaders and Customers • Participating in continuous improvement projects Applicants must have experience of warehouse management procedures and the ability to implement process improvement initiatives to improve stock accuracy. Proficient IT skills including Excel and SAP required along with strong numeracy skills and good attention to detail. This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving organisation which can offer 24 days leave plus BH, life assurance, pension and continued professional development. Hours 7am-3pm Monday to Friday.

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Mechanical Assembly Operatives
Ipswich £9.75 p/h

Mechanical Assembly Operatives required now for temp to perm opportunity at large manufacturing company based in the Ransomes area. Working for an expanding, market leading, international organisation successful candidates will be cutting, bending and joining (brazing) copper pipe. Previous experience of brazing, plumbing, welding or similar is required. Positions are “temp to perm” with permanent contracts offered to candidates who successfully complete probation period. Hours 6am-2pm (40 hours paid per week) Monday to Friday and the possibility of late with a 15% increase on rate. Excellent modern facilities and fantastic working environment with good potential for progression, training and job security. required now for temp to perm opportunity at large manufacturing company based in the Ransomes area. Working for an expanding, market leading, international organisation successful candidates will be cutting, bending and joining (brazing) copper pipe. Previous experience of brazing, plumbing, welding or similar is required. Positions are “temp to perm” with permanent contracts offered to candidates who successfully complete probation period. Hours 6am-2pm (40 hours paid per week) Monday to Friday and the possibility of late with a 15% increase on rate. Excellent modern facilities and fantastic working environment with good potential for progression, training and job security.

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Warehouse Operative
Levington, Nr Ipswich £9.71 p/h

Warehouse Operative required for position at manufacturing company on the outskirts of east Ipswich. The successful candidate will be based in the warehouse/stores. Duties to involve picking, packing stock, issuing materials to shop floor and inputting stock data onto an in house computer system. Ideal candidate must have warehouse experience and be IT literate. Forklift experience an advantage. Hours 8 am - 5 pm, Monday to Friday with some flexibility of moving to 6 am - 3 pm or 9 am - 6 pm. Starting Salary £9.71 p/h with £11.67 p/h paid for all hours worked outside of core hours (Core hours 8 am – 5 pm). Good employment benefits including free onsite parking and subsided canteen. Own transport essential due to location.

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Packers (2 Shifts)
East Ipswich £9.50 p/h-£11.40 p/h

Packers required for expanding manufacturing facility based on the east side of Ipswich. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic company. Successful candidates will be packing/checking/counting and recording data, labelling and boxing products. Candidates will, ideally have previous packing experience, be flexible and able to use your own initiative and work well within a team. This role is on a rotating 2-week shift pattern, 6am-2pm and 2pm – 10pm Monday to Friday, paying £9.50 per hour and £11.40p/h for all hours outside of core hours(Core hours 8am - 5pm). Own transport is essential due to location.

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Manufacturing Shift Operator
Stowmarket, Suffolk c£28K-£31,500

Manufacturing Shift Operator required for a permanent role at a well-regarded, established company in Stowmarket. The successful candidate will be operating computerised processing equipment, production and bagging equipment, running quality checks and maintaining records, partaking in clean down of machinery and any other duties as required. Candidates must have worked in a production environment before, be computer literate and be able to operate large scale computerised manufacturing equipment. Candidates must be able to work 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am shifts on a 7 day shift pattern and will need their own transport. Salary £28,026p/a.

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Mechanical Design Engineer
North Ipswich According to Experience

Mechanical Design Engineer required for internationally recognised market leading engineering company based north of Ipswich. Working in modern, purpose-built premises and reporting to the Operations Director, the successful candidate will be designing equipment for the marine and industrial sectors taking on board full design and manufacture contracts ranging from basic to detailed bespoke design packages. Duties of the role include: • Working from sales specifications to produce detailed design. • Working closely with consultants/M&E contractors to ascertain full design constraints/requirements. • Producing detailed design drawings for customer approval and production build. • Sourcing relevant components and equipment to produce Bill of Materials using Sage 200. • Working closely with production to ensure correct interface of design. • Producing detailed calculations to endorse design. • Producing Technical Documentation as part of the O&M Manuals for the equipment. • UK and Overseas travel may be required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a long-established, successful, progressive company who can offer 25 days’ annual leave (plus BH), a comprehensive wellbeing scheme and death in service benefit along with stakeholder pension scheme. Hours 7.30am – 4pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am – 1pm Friday with possible flexibility on start/finish times. Salary according to experience.

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Site Maintenance / Grounds Person
Ipswich £25K plus Bonus

Site Maintenance Technician/Groundsperson required for permanent vacancy at horticultural site near Ipswich. This varied and interesting role involves the preparation and maintenance of grounds for field trials including soil cultivation and preparation, planting, sowing, potting weeding, irrigation and lawn maintenance. The successful candidate will also be responsible for maintaining machinery, planning, organising and recording details of site preparation Applicants will ideally be qualified to BTEC Level 4 or HND (or equivalent) in Horticulture / Agronomy or similar and have previous site maintenance/grounds experience. PA1, PA2 and PA6 certificates required as is a driving licence and ideally a forklift licence and tractor training. Salary £25K plus 5% bonus. 26 days holiday plus Bank Holiday and excellent benefits package including medical insurance, access to discount benefits platform and death in service benefit.

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Engineering Operative
Hadleigh £10.50 - £13.00 p/h

Engineering Operative required for permanent position at small friendly company based in Hadleigh. The successful candidate will be assembling metal equipment using hand tools, operating manual metal working machinery and learning to use a manual lathe and mill. Training will be given but applicants should have an interest in metalwork and engineering and have a willingness to learn. Some previous engineering experience would be an advantage This is a permanent position paying £10.50 - £13.00 p/h depending on experience. Hours are 9.00am-5.30pm, Monday to Friday. Excellent opportunity!

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Despatch/FLD
Stowmarket £22K

Despatch/FLD required for a permanent role at a well-regarded, established company in Stowmarket. The successful candidate will be responsible for the storage, assembly and despatch of palletised orders from the warehouse, working to customers instructions and completing paperwork, reporting any damaged products, checking incoming finished goods and loading vehicles. Ideal candidate will hold and be confident with driving a counterbalance forklift, (Reach/VNA license an advantage), have worked in a dispatch environment previously and be able to work within a small team whilst working to strict H & S standards. Candidates must be willing to work 6am-2pm rotating with 1.30pm-9.30pm, Monday to Friday. Salary c£22K.

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Machine Setter/Operator (3 Shifts)
Outskirts of Ipswich c£25K

Machine Setter/Operator (3 Shifts) required for expanding manufacturing facility based on the outskirts of Ipswich. 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 temp to perm position, you will be based on a rotating 3 shift pattern, 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm/10pm – 6am, Monday to Friday. Starting rate c£25K, free onsite parking, subsided canteen and once permanent addition benefits include Death in Service. Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Own transport essential due to location.

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Mobile Diesel Service Engineer/Supervisor
Ipswich £neg

Mobile Diesel Service Engineer/Supervisor required for engineering company based in Ipswich. Main duties to involve install, fault find, repair and servicing of diesel engines, plant and equipment working within East Anglia, along with some supervision within the workshop. 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 engines and equipment. Must be able to work to tight deadlines and plan work to agreed schedules. Work is normally planned on a daily basis but some flexibility required to respond to some emergencies and call-out during working hours and outside of them (additional pay for call outs). Hours 8am-5pm, Monday to Friday. Good opportunity to join a well established company. Excellent rates of pay depending on experience.

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Assembly/Production Operative
Ipswich £10.11 p/h

Assembly/Production Operative required for ongoing contract at busy engineering company based in Ipswich. Duties will include working from engineering drawing to cut, measure and assemble components in a fast paced engineering workshop environment. The successful candidate will ideally have some basic engineering experience, the ability to read engineering drawings and use measuring equipment along with good attention to detail. Working Monday to Friday, 39 hours per week with the potential for long term or permanent work for the right applicant. Hours 9am – 5.30pm. Salary £10.11 p/h increasing to £10.97p/h after training.

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Manual Machinist
Ipswich c£24K

Manual Machinist required for permanent role at established engineering company based on the outskirts of Ipswich. Duties will involve setting and operating manual milling and turning machinery to assist in the production of specialist machinery. The successful candidate will have worked in a machine shop previously, ideally hold a recognised engineering qualification and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of processes within a small production environment. Salary c£24K depending on experience.

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