Commercial Kitchen Porter

KHR are currently looking for Kitchen Porters and Kitchen Assistants to work for a successful business in the Sevenoaks area.

Our client is a family-run, award-winning Food Production business and they are now looking to grow their Production team by hiring Kitchen Staff on a temporary to permanent basis.

The Kitchen Porter will be responsible for:

– Cleaning commercial equipment
– Cleaning the kitchen area
– Assisting with deliveries
– Product packing
– Food production

You will ideally have experience of cleaning commercial kitchens and will be prepared to work in a busy environment where you will be your feet for long periods of time.

Competitive rates available!

No weekend working! Work hours Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm.

The client is also happy to offer a job-share opportunity for those looking for part-time work.

Own transport will be a benefit due to the location of the client

If interested please apply asap with a CV or contact KHR Recruitment Specialists.

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Purchasing Planner

KHR Recruitment are currently looking for a Purchasing Planner to join a growing business in Sittingbourne.

Reporting into the Purchasing Manager the Purchasing Planner will be responsible for assisting with the purchasing of ambient and non food goods for the business, maintaining stock control and maximising service levels and availability.

Other responsibilities will include:

– Maintaining supplier Terms & Conditions and ensuring all suppliers adhere to terms in regards to delivery, service & condition of goods
– Ensuring minimum/maximum stock levels
– Updating in-house stock software with product specifications
– Actioning any promotional activity to maximise business opportunities
– Delivering stock build promotions
– Outlining accurate supplier contract details
– Responding to buyer group requests
– Reviewing and updating reports related to product range
– Removing slow or damaged product lines

This role will suit someone with previous Purchasing experience, specifically from an FMCG or ambient food background if possible. You will be joining a close-knit, successful team and will have the chance to work alongside the Warehouse, Transport & Sales teams.

This is offering a competitive salary based on experience + benefits.

If interested please apply ASAP or get in touch with KHR Recruitment Specialists for more information.

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Senior Physicist

We are currently working with a leading manufacturer of bespoke products.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Senior Physicist to join their technical department and be responsible for quality control and writing technical documents.

The Senior Physicist role will involve design, simulation and testing of specialist products. The Senior Physicist will also be involved in testing for quality control and writing technical documents for customers. The role will include carrying out test setups, operations and calibration independently, whilst documenting procedures and results. The role will require communication with customers to provide technical support, which can additionally involve site visits and will call for flexibility.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

Minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s degree in Physics or a related field
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in laboratory work and processing experimental data
Technical documentation skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Good communication skills

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Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor
£24,000 – £27,000 depending on experience

We are currently recruiting for a leading manufacturing company. Due to ongoing success, they are currently seeking an experienced Production Supervisor to join their team based in Sevenoaks, Kent.

The role will involve all aspects of factory management. You will work closely with management ensuring manufacturing runs smoothly and efficiently.

You will be responsible for the following:
*Supervision of production & manufacturing areas
*New starter inductions
*Planning and organising production schedules
*Assess project and resource requirements
*Quality control
*Organising training sessions
*Ensuring that health & safety regulations are met

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a solid supervisory background and be energetic and ambitious, looking to develop their career. You must have knowledge of factory and assembly management, manufacturing and supply chain.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Engineering Manager

We are currently working with an international manufacturing business with clients based in the UK, US, Europe, The Middle East, Africa and the Far East.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an Engineering Manager who will be responsible for the day to day management, operation and development of the technical office. This role requires a proven mechanical/production engineer with the leadership skills, motivation, drive and experience to lead a team in the design, development and reconfiguration of a range of bespoke and standard products.

Responsibilities of the Engineering Manager will include:

Provide technical/engineering support and advice to the production and sales departments and to other companies in the group where appropriate.
Design, develop and manage production processes.
Maximise profitability by delivering cost reduction and greater efficiency.
Providing product design and development resource to support local and group strategy including the realisation of new products.
Lead the technical design team, scheduling work and resource.
Design, reconfigure, draw and develop specialist products.
Ensure that H&S is met.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

HNC, degree or equivalent in engineering.
Experience using 3D CAD preferably AutoDesk Inventor.
Knowledge of the H&S requirements of the Machinery Directive (CE marking).
Knowledge of ISO9001.
Strong leadership and communication skills.
Best practice knowledge of Engineering Project Management and Quality Systems.
Mechanical engineering design experience.
A good knowledge of manufacturing and fabrication techniques.
Very strong technical and execution capabilities with the ability to solve technical problems.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a well-established business with sites in Europe and the US that can offer ongoing development and training, coupled with a competitive salary and benefits package.

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Plant Operator – Day or Night shift (shovel/360)

We are currently recruiting for a fantastic organisation that is seeking to recruit an experienced Plant Operator to join their business based in Sittingbourne. The role will require operating various plant machinery including 360 excavators, loading shovels, telehandlers and forklift trucks.

Hours: 4 on 4 off Night and Day shifts available 6am-6pm and vice versa (incl. bank/public holidays)

After a successful 6 months’ probation period and further training, you may be entitled to a higher hourly rate pending you pass all training modules.

Key skills and experience required:

*Previous proven experience in a similar role is essential – shovel/excavation
*Evidence of training/tickets is also desirable but additional in-house training will be provided.
*IOSH or Passport 2000
*CCSNG Safety Passport or CPC Card
*Proficient in usage of similar machinery
*Outstanding internal and external communication skills
*Demonstrate a positive & respectful attitude to others
*Strong team player with the ability to cover for colleagues
*Own transportation will be required to get to offices due to the remote location

Plant Experience Required:
*Materials Handler (Fuchs)
*Telehandler

If you have the required background, then apply now for this excellent opportunity.

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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

We are currently recruiting for a very well established national organisation that are seeking to recruit an experienced Plant Fitter to join their business based on the outskirts of Sittingbourne. You will be required to achieve and maintain high standards of workmanship and competence in performing tasks associated with preventative maintenance checks and general maintenance of plant whilst maintaining high standards of internal and external communications and relationships.
Hours: 48 hours per week worked over 5 days between either 6am until 6pm or 7am until 7pm from Monday to Friday. You will also be required to be on emergency call out every 1 in 4 weeks.

Duties will include:
*Carry out inspections, diagnosing any faults and defects on Plant Equipment, related equipment and components. This includes testing, dismantling, overhauling, repairing, and reassembling as required
*Participate in supporting operatives and employees in preventative maintenance checks, services and general maintenance/repairs of Plant Equipment, related equipment and components
*Perform emergency call out repairs as required
*Participate and support in planned maintenance shutdowns
*Accurately complete the necessary paperwork in a timely manner as required to comply with policies and procedures
*Comply with all Health, Safety, HR and Environmental policies and procedures

Skill and experience required:
*Minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Mechanical Maintenance
*Ideally, you will have exposure to Shredders, Shovels, Excavators and Conveyors
*Flexible in terms of working hours, ability to be on call
*Outstanding communication skills
*Organised with high attention to detail
*Driver with own transportation due to location

Apply now for this excellent opportunity!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Weighbridge Operator

We are currently recruiting for a very well established organisation that are seeking to recruit an individual with weighbridge exposure to join their organisation.

Hours: 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday on a shift rota basis. The shifts will either be 6am-3pm, 8am-5pm or 12pm-9pm. You will also be required to work 1 in 3 Saturdays on a rota basis from 07.00am to 12.00pm.

You will be responsible for directing traffic coming onto site, operating the weighbridge, recording all vehicles and data accurately, ensuring data is recorded according to internal and customer requirements. Must also ensure the smooth operation of the Weighbridge facility and act as a point of contact for customers. Responsible for ensuring that all legal obligations and regulations are met.

You must have strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to work under pressure and use your own initiative in this very busy and challenging environment. You should be enthusiastic, confident, have high attention to detail and excellent customer service skills. This is an important customer-facing operation and you will need to be able to work with members of the public and demonstrate experience in this type of role. You will be computer literate with Microsoft Office, knowledge of AMCS system would be an advantage.

If you have the relevant experience and can be flexible for the shifts, apply now for this excellent opportunity!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Quality Manager – Engineering

Quality Manager
£35,000 – £50,000pa
Marden, Kent

Specialist manufacturing business near Cranbrook, Kent are actively looking to recruit a Quality Manager to oversee their Quality function.

This company are a bespoke designer and manufacturer of specialist metal-based products. The Quality Manger will be responsible for running the QMS, reviewing quality processes and implementing improvements where required.

Role & Responsibilities of the Quality Manager

– Improve and maintain QMS, keeping in line with ISO9001 standards
– Improve and maintain internal audit programme
– Present information to senior management team
– Improve and maintain SOP registers
– Implement FMEA registers
– Client and external bodies liaisons regarding QMS

Candidate Profile

– Quality Management experience
– Manufacturing/ production/ engineering sector exposure
– ISO 9001 / 8D Reporting
– 5s / Six sigma technique experience
– SPC/PQR analysis
– Knowledge of FMEA analysis

On Offer

£35,000 – £50,000pa

Benefits include: 20 days holiday pa increasing by 1 day pa up to a maximum of 25 days after 5 years’ service. Enrolment into the Company bonus scheme after 3 months service (paid out quarterly). Enrolment into Company pension scheme.

Full-time, permanent.

To be considered please apply within, alternatively please feel free to contact me on 01622 822805.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Quality Engineer – Engineering

Quality Engineer
£30,000 – £36,000pa
Marden, Kent

Specialist manufacturing business near Marden, Kent are actively looking to recruit a Quality Engineer to join their Quality function.

My client is a bespoke designer and manufacturer of specialist metal-based products. The Quality Engineer will work closely with the Quality team, reviewing quality processes and implementing improvements where required.

Role & Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer

– Work closely with Technician to ensure products are inspected before the deadline
– Plan and carry out regular internal audits
– Creation of key dimensional reports and FAI reports
– Finding discrepancies and implementing corrective actions
– Assisting with ISO9001 management system duties
– Ensuring suppliers and other third parties meet quality specifications

Candidate Profile

– Quality Management experience
– Manufacturing/ production/ engineering sector exposure
– Sheet metal inspection – preferred
– Experience using FMEA, 8D, AQAP processes
– Experience of PPAP process – Advantageous
– Solid knowledge of engineering drawings

On Offer

£30,000 – £36,000pa

Benefits include: 20 days holiday pa increasing by 1 day pa up to a maximum of 25 days after 5 year’s service. Enrolment into the Company bonus scheme after 3 months service (paid out quarterly). Enrolment into Company pension scheme.

Full-time, permanent.

To be considered please apply within, alternatively please feel free to contact Hannah Collis on 01622 822805.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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