Electronic Assembly Technician (Temporary)

Electronic Assembly Technician (Temporary)

The company
Our client are leaders in their field. Having started as a family run business in the 1940’s they now have over 9,000 employees globally.

Job Role
The technician’s primary role will be based out of their site near Redhill and will be to work on the manufacture of thermowells which will include setting and operating of manual machinery. They are also required to work in the combined production department producing and repairing the complete range of products offered by the business.

Duties
*The manufacturing of thermowells which will consist of setting, operating and producing components using a manual lathe.
*Carry out preparation of materials and kit picking prior to manufacture.
*Testing and inspection of finished product. Followed by generation of appropriate certification such as 3.1 certs, calibration and hydro test reports.
*To monitor agreed delivery dates of all work and to communicate to the line manager any issues which may affect the completion of work by this date.

Candidate Specification
*Must have a minimum of 3 years mechanical assembly/workshop experience.
*Have full competence of working with machine tools such as band saws, lathes and hand tools.
*Ideally have worked in an ISO 9000 accredited environment.
*Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes.
*Must have a pro-active, can-do attitude & work well as part of a team.
*Must be able to offer a good degree of flexibility where workload permits.
*Literate with effective communication skills both written and verbal and the ability to communicate confidently.
*Must be enthusiastic and self-motivated.
*Must be able to effectively organise, prioritise and manage workloads.

Working Hours: 37.5 per week
Hours of Work: 08.00am – 16.15pm Mon – Thurs / 08.00am – 15:50 Fri (40 mins for lunch)
Pay rates dependent on experience: £12-17PH

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Lighting CAD Technician

Do you have an electrical or lighting background using AutoCAD? Are you enthusiastic and creative? If the answer to these questions is yes, then we have an opportunity that could be your next career move!

Our client provide high quality lighting solutions to the project and retail sectors and have some high net-worth clients on their books! Our client are rapidly growing with pace and are seeking enthusiastic and creative individuals to join their design team.

The successful candidate will show great attention to detail, a good personality and will be organised, technically minded and computer literate with good numeracy skills. This position will include:assessing lighting product requirements, responding to technical product queries, verifying lighting design proposals

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Lead Product Development Engineer

Lead Product Development Engineer

Are you looking for a role within a well-recognised organisation who are offering an excellent opportunity for a Lead Product Development Engineer? Do you have a bachelor’s or equivalent in Engineering with Electronics? Do you have 6-10 years’ experience in a similar role?

The Lead Product Development Engineer position will be mainly focused on leading the development of the company’s core commercial vehicle safety and efficiency product range with a strong bias toward electronic engineering.

This position will be predominantly working at product level and require a good understanding of requirements, development & capture, electronic & mechanical architecture and design, software & hardware interaction, product verification and validation.

As part of the Engineering team the successful candidate will also be required to support the Application team in the test and development of current products customised to support the application specific requirements of our customers and markets.

To enhance the competencies of the team the applicant will require experience and knowledge of automotive electronics design standards and quality control principles which are key in ensuring the product quality standards are exceeded.

Requirements
*Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics product development or similar.
*5-6 GCSE’s at Grade B or above including Maths, Science (Physics) and English.
*Minimum 8 years practical experience with electronics and mechanical product development.
*Extensive knowledge of analogue and digital electronics including micro processing, DSP, video signal processing.
*Knowledge of camera, optics, acoustics, LCD’s and digital recording technology’s
*Knowledgeable of modern automotive electronic architecture, multiplex communication protocols and systems.
*Computer application skills: Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, MCAD & ECAD & PCB development tools, Electronic circuit simulation programs
*Genuine interest in modern technology preferably with in the automotive industry.
*Optical knowledge and image processing and recognition using CCD, CMOS, IR and related technologies
*Video and audio signal and processing e.g. composite video, RGB, digital formats
*Analogue and digital circuit design and development, including micro processing and digital signal processing
*Software & hardware interface and software engineering
*Digital communication protocol e.g. I2C, SPI, RS232 etc / Signal processing
*PCB level troubleshooting and product fault finding
*LCD interface and panel design
*Hard Disk Drive, solid state drive and flash memory
*Implement design for manufacturing
*Lean manufacturing techniques helping our supplier base develop efficiencies

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Part Time Financial Controller – FMCG (Contract)

Part Time Financial Controller – FMCG

A leading FMCG business in North Kent require a Financial Controller to join them initially on a 6 month contract. This could potentially go permanent thereafter.

The company have an international presence with a turnover of circa £20M.

You will be working directly with the MD and leading a team of 2 junior individuals overseeing all aspects of accounts.

Main duties will include:
* Oversight and management of the finance function
* Development of the finance team
* Review of monthly accounts and provision of regular reporting and analysis
* Balance sheet review to ensure all accounts are reconciled monthly and good accounting practices are adhered to
* Daily review of cash position and advising the FD accordingly
* Monthly forecasting of P&L, balance sheet and cash flow and monitoring of cash in particular throughout the month
* Variance analysis and commentary to explain monthly results v forecast / budget / prior year and provide early warning on deviations
* Lead annual budget process and maintain all supporting spreadsheets
* Manage external relationship with auditors
* Seek opportunities to improve profitability and / or cash flow and provide regular advice in this regard

Requirements
* A qualified accountant; ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent, but could consider QBE.
* Familiar with working in a similar FMCG environment with a resilient approach
* Multi-currency exposure required
* Experience on managing junior individuals is essential
* Someone with excellent Excel skills
* A value driven, ethical leader, with the ability to lead, motivate and influence key stakeholders

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Maintenance Engineer

Our clients require an experienced multi-skilled maintenance engineer to bolster their current team of engineers within an expanding specialist metal manufacturer.
Key objectives are:

Dealing with breakdowns – fault finding both electrical & mechanical issues.

Routine, regular preventative maintenance (oil changes/water dosing/filters etc)
Maintaining/ repairing machinery on site including deep drawing presses/ hydrogen atmosphere retort furnaces/ vacuum furnaces.
Keeping production equipment going.

Essential skills:

* Some experience with vacuum/electric powered furnaces in a production environment.
* Experience of pneumatic operated presses.
* Experience of pumps/motors/compressors.
* IT Proficient (experience of Excel/Word/).
* Good organizational skills (multi-tasker)
* Team player with good communication skills, able to establish and maintain effective contact with staff and key suppliers/contractors.

Desirable skills:

* Previous experience of TPM.

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Designer (Print & Digital) – Ongoing temporary

Designer (Print & Digital) – Ongoing temporary

The company
Our client is a global business with over 1500 employees and HQ’s in 10 locations. They have been operational for over 100 years and continue to grow 15% YOY.

They understand that people are key to their ongoing success and recognise and value and contribution that the teams make. In return for your hard work they offer full and rewarding careers, competitive benefits and great opportunities in a supportive and dynamic environment.

Job role
The position is responsible for the design and generation of marketing communications material, including printed and digital media, exhibition stand graphics, technical support material for internal and external customers, product photography, media library housekeeping and the maintenance of the company website(s).

Duties:
*Maintenance of company website.
*Creation of advertising artwork for both print and digital media.
*Creation, production and maintenance of sales brochures, product data sheets, sales/training presentations material.
*Creation and production of co-branded literature and other marketing materials for customer network.
*Liaising with print suppliers, ordering and managing print projects from start to finish
*Creation, production and maintenance of technical documents such as installation instructions and manuals.
*Creation and maintenance of product image library, utilising digital photography and 3D modelling.
*Other graphic design work as and when required.
*Providing support for exhibitions, customer events etc.

Person Specification
*GCSE in English and Mathematics
*Degree in Graphic Design or similar
*Graphic design within a B2B (business to business) environment
*Having worked for a manufacturer would be beneficial
*Computer Literate with knowledge of Windows operating system, Adobe Creative Suite 6 (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign) and Powerpoint.
*SAP Business 1, experience with a website CMS and 3D Modelling (KeyShot or similar) would be advantageous
*Photography skills would be useful
*Motion and video experience would be beneficial but not essential

Please not this type of design is quite corporate. While we need someone with a creative flair, we need someone who has worked with more conservative brands and companies and should be demonstrated in your portfolio.

This is an on-going rolling temporary position as and additional resource to the business. They are unsure of the exact end date (if there is one) but they are looking for people who can start ASAP.

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Part Time Regulatory Affairs Advisor / Officer

Are you looking for the chance to join a friendly, growing company, that offer great benefits Then look no further…..

Our client produces wholesale bespoke products, taylor made to each client’s requirements.

This is an opportunity for a Part – Time Regulatory Advisor/Officer with knowledge of UK/EU food regulations to join an established, friendly team. The ideal candidate would have a Degree in food science/technology, biology, chemistry or law, experience working within the FMCG sectors. A foreign language would also be desirable.

Key Job requirements

Ensure FMCG products are permitted within the country in which a product will be sold. Including compliance with the Novel Food Regulations and where appropriate organic food laws.

Review ingredient specifications to ensure that they are within legal limits for the intended market, for all legislated parameters including allergens, nutritional data (where appropriate), microbiology, pesticides, heavy metals, and other contaminants.
Investigate if health and nutrition claims are permitted for a given ingredient and advise clients of the wording that must be used on the pack.

Check labels comply with UK / EU labeling regulations, including the layout and presentation of all mandatory information. If sold into a foreign country, assist with researching the relevant legislation in that territory and review the ingredient, product or label as appropriate.

Assist the Legal Compliance Manager in other regulatory and compliance tasks as required, such as monitoring regulatory developments, assisting with updates to the internal specifications and quality systems and liaising with clients, suppliers, trade associations, government agencies a design houses/printers.

This position is 4 hours per day (20 hours per week)
21 – 26k pro rota

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