Automotive Engineer

Our client is a specialist technology firm operating in the UK, Europe and internationally. The company is projecting excellent growth in 2019 and is now looking to add to our specialist vehicle installation team. This is a great chance to work with the very latest vehicle technology including fitting new ADAS and Intelligent Camera solutions.

You will be primarily field-based and responsible for carrying out installation, service, and maintenance of our vehicle CCTV and vehicle safety systems into various types of commercial vehicles. Hands-on experience with HGVs, light commercials and other specialist vehicles is a must.
Travel will be required with a company vehicle and fuel card provided. They offer a competitive salary and excellent potential for overtime earnings.

*Automotive electrical experience or Auto electrical qualifications of 12VDC or 24VDC systems of 2 years minimum.
*Needs to have HGV/LGV/VAN experience, and is passionate about working with the vehicles.
*Experience with working with a wide range of commercial vehicles advantage (construction, commercial haulage, bus & coach, emergency response etc.)
*Good customer service skills are essential with daily client interaction.
*Understanding of intermediate/advanced automotive electronics components.
*Good logical and fault-finding techniques with the ability to work independently and to timelines.
*Experienced in the use of electrical automotive testing/installation equipment.
*IT/PC Literate.
*A conscientious professional who is organised and dedicated with a desire to work in a team to meet high standards and deadlines.
*Must have a full driving UK license (clean preferred).
Preferable
*Ideal location, Kent, Essex, Luton, or within the M25.
*Relevant auto electrician qualification advantage (NVQ, City and Guilds etc.)
Duties
*Traveling to various client sites / liaising with clients on-site.
*Installation of vehicle camera/vehicle CCTV equipment.
*Installation of blindspot detection systems (warning alarms, blindspot/parking sensors).
*Attending service calls to fault diagnosis and repair where necessary.
*Assisting the Development Team in testing and rolling out new technologies.

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Repair Operative – Temporary

A temporary opportunity has arisen at Heathrow for a Repair Operative. This will be starting immediately and will be running up until Christmas, with the possibility of further work for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting an Engineer with the ongoing repair and maintenance of up to 12,500 trolleys in a large facility.

Good communication & ability to use IT systems and a smart phone is essential.

There is also a requirement for minor repairs to trolley pushing machines, very basic parts will need to be changed. Full training will be provided but experience with various power tools such as Angle Grinders, Drills and Impact Guns will be useful.

This position would suit someone with previous repair/maintenance and MIG welding experience.

Hours of work will be 6am-3:30pm so you must be able to get to Heathrow for this time.

Please apply ASAP if interested or get in touch with KHR Recruitment Specialists.

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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!

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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!

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Facilities Assistant

Are you a friendly and reliable person with a background in facilities management? Do you have an astute sense of Health and Safety, as well as up to date IT/Admin skills?

Our client is looking for a Facilities Assistant to support their facilities manager in the maintenance and repair of their site in Tunbridge Wells town centre. You will be monitoring the cleaning, maintenance, security and building services, making sure they are running smoothly and addressing any issues or service disruptions.

Duties of the Facilities Assistant include:
– Managing the day-to-day aspects of maintenance projects, involving decision making and problem solving, monitoring the work from start to finish and liaising with the Facilities Manager
– Managing contractors on site and making sure they comply with health and safety regulations.
– Helping with moves and office layout changes
– Management of office Health & safety
– Undertaking office risk assessments
– Delivering Health & safety, first aid, and Fire Safety training to staff and induction training for new staff
– Assisting with emergency evacuations; liaising with emergency services
– Maintaining scheduled work spreadsheets, completing H&S paperwork and managing the document archive
– Controlling the issue of key fobs and tracking where keys are held
– Monitor CCTV and fire alarms for the building
– Ordering office consumables, equipment and furniture
– Monitor the cleaning of all areas of building. Monitoring cleaning contractors
– Maintaining the car park allocated user list, issuing passes and permits
– Responsible for incoming and outgoing post operations

This role would suit someone with recent office experience, admin experience, and knowledge of facilities and buildings management. Health and Safety experience is desirable but not essential eg. RAMs/ workstation assessments, lone working experience.

The ideal Facilities Assistant will have:
– Office experience
– Experience of managing contractor / supplier relationships
– The ability to carry out manual handling duties
– Data Entry accuracy
– IT Proficiency
– Clear and confident communication skills
– The ability to prioritise tasks effectively
– Flexibility to work outside of normal working hours – night time, weekends etc
– Calm and Assertive personality
– Strong team player
– Full UK Driving Licence with access to a vehicle for occasional use

For more information, or to apply for the Facilities Assistant vacancy, send CVs to Ellie or call the office.

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Architectural Technician

Are you an Architectural Technician with experience in residential and commercial project’s?
Would you like to work for one of Kent’s fastest growing property development companies?
Do you have experience working on-site and have an understanding of the planning process?

We are actively looking for an Architectural Technician to join a friendly and well-established team in Tunbridge Wells.

This is a family-run business with a history of producing intelligently-designed houses for its clients and adding value to the local community.

The driving force behind their success is their hardworking and well-established team which they always looking to grow.

This is an exciting opportunity for an Architect looking to take the next step in their career.

Role
-Assisting with making changes to project plans and obtaining planning approval
-Creating drawings for planning application proposals
-Providing CAD support to the team

You
– Must have architectural experience if not qualified
– Ideal role for recently qualified / Junior Architect
– May have front End experience or supporting a Senior Architect
– Must understand the planning process
– Be able to interpret produce and interpret architectural drawings
– This role is in-house so you will need the ability to work independently
– Motivated with a desire to grow within the business

Benefits

-Competitive salary
-Company bonus
-Beautiful Office
-Flexible working hours- would be open to part-time hours
-Fun, friendly working environment

If you would like to learn more, please contact Louise for detail or apply directly today!

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TIG Welder

We are currently working with a leading specialist fabrication company based in rural Maidstone.

Due to growth, they are currently seeking an experienced TIG Welder to join their friendly and sociable team.

The TIG Welder will be responsible for:

Welding sheet metal of gauges 1mm-5mm (majority between 1.2mm-1.5mm), to tolerances. Materials being welded are Mu-metal, stainless steel and sometimes aluminium.
You will be expected to utilise your skills in creating bespoke metal products for the customer in accordance with their order.
An ability to work to a high standard and a high level of accuracy to create a clean finish will be a must from the successful candidate.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

The ability to read and work from engineering drawings, be a team player and be able to work to tight deadlines.
Knowledge of other fine limit sheet metal work would be an advantage but is not essential.
You will be expected to utilise your skills in creating bespoke metal products for the customer in accordance with their order.
An ability to work to a high standard and a high level of accuracy to create a clean finish will be a must from the successful candidate.
Working with a combination of fabricated and machined components.
Minimum of 2 year’s experience in TIG welding.

Hours for this role will be Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm with 50 minutes’ break per day.

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Engineer – Automotive

Do you have experience as an Engineer? Do you have knowledge of Industrial Gearboxes and Motors? Are you multi skilled in basic Electrical Practices?

We are looking for an Engineer to work with a Supplier of Tools & Industrial Supplies Company.

Responsibilities as an Engineer:

– Working with Pumps, Industrial gearboxes and other rotating equipment
– Disassembly and accurate re-assembly of industrial equipment
– Performing planned and predictive maintenance
– Assessing need for spare parts
– Undertake effective planning and prioritisation of workload wherever necessary
– Ensure that resources are used to optimum effect
– Understand and operate in line with relevant legislation, Company policy and Company procedures
– Complete and maintain accurate, timely documentation and records as required by the business
– Maintain the required standards of housekeeping
– Support other teams and functions as required by your line manager
– Contribute to the continuous improvement of processes and practices operated by the company
– Liaise with the Coordinator to establish requirements
– Confirming to health and safety procedures and policies

The ideal candidate will have:

– Time served apprenticeships or equivalent in a Rotational discipline
– Computer Literate
– Knowledge of Industrial Gearboxes and Motors
– Multi skilled in basic Electrical Practices
– Knowledge of Process Pumps
– Knowledge of Belt and Chain Drives and their Application
– Knowledge of Couplings and their Application

Basic Salary: £28k to £32k
Benefits: Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Working week: Monday to Friday / 8:30am to 5pm

If you feel this opportunity could suit you, please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

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