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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Quantity Surveyor

Do you have strong numerical and financial management skills, a practical mind and like the idea of being part of a growing company? If so, our client needs you!
Based just outside of Canterbury this Quantity Surveying Company who specialise in electrical, mechanical and public health engineering services are seeking to recruit a junior OR experienced Quantity Surveyor with at least 3 years experience.
As a quantity surveyor you’ll manage all costs relating to building and civil engineering projects, from the initial calculations to the final figures. Working either for the client or the contractor, in an office or on site, you’ll be involved in a project from the start.
You’ll seek to minimise the cost of a project and enhance value for money, while still achieving the required standards and quality. This includes ensuring statutory building regulations are met. You’ll prepare estimates and costs of the work and when the project is in progress, you’ll keep track of any variations to the contract that may affect costs and create reports to show profitability.
Responsibilities
*prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
*undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
*assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertake feasibility studies
*perform risk, value management and cost control
*advise on a procurement strategy
*identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks
*prepare and analyse cost for tenders
*allocate work to subcontractors
*provide advice on contractual claims
*analyse outcomes and write detailed progress reports
*value completed work and arrange payments
*maintain awareness of the different building contracts in current use
*understand the implications of health and safety regulations.
You’ll need to show:
*a practical and logical mind and a methodical way of thinking
*a creative and innovative approach to problem-solving
*strong numeracy and financial management skills
*the ability to learn sophisticated design and costing IT packages
*the ability to write clear and precise reports and to relate complex information in a simple way to a diverse range of people
*negotiation and teamwork skills
*the ability to motivate and lead those on site
*detailed knowledge of past and current building and construction technology, processes, materials, business and legal matters.
Working hours
Working hours vary but are usually 7.30am – 5.30pm.
Education
At least x3 A Levels grade C or above
HNC/HND in Quantity Surveying
BSc Hons Quantity Surveying

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Mobile Auto Electrician/Field Service Engineer

MOBILE AUTO ELECTRICIAN/FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER – Award Winning Technology Company
**This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Auto Electrician/Field Engineer looking for a permanent position with immediate start!**
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mobile Auto Electrician to join a growing company who are market leaders in the fleet management and automotive security industry.
With large fleets in the UK and internationally, the chosen candidate will be a professional who has previous experience working within vehicle CCTC, HGV Sales or Telematics.
The Role
You will be 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 are a must.
Travel will be required with company vehicle and fuel card provided. Salary is negotiable for the right candidate with excellent potential for overtime earnings.
Required Skills
*Automotive electrical experience of both 12VDC and 24VDC systems is a must.
*Experience with working with a wide range of commercial vehicles advantage (waste, construction, commercial haulage, bus & coach, emergency response etc.)
*Good customer services 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.
*Relevant auto electrician qualification advantage (NVQ, City and Guilds etc.)
*IT/PC Literate.
*Conscientious professional who is organised and dedicated.
*Must have a full driving license (clean preferred).
Duties
*Travelling 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).
*Installations of vehicle lights and beacons and other aftermarket vehicle safety equipment.
*Attending service calls to fault diagnosis and repair where necessary.
*To take responsibility for personal health and safety.
The role is highly rewarding, and requires someone who is focused and driven. However, the successful candidate will be rewarded with a great opportunity to develop skills within a dynamic, ambitious and rapidly growing business, and grow to more senior levels very quickly. Apply now by sending in your CV straight away. The vacancy is waiting to be filled immediately

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Junior Quantity Surveyor

A switched on candidate with an interest in Quantity Surveying is needed for a growing company based just outside of Canterbury.
If you would like to learn about the Engineering industry and develop a career within this field then this is a perfect environment to do this. Working closely with a Quantity Surveyor you will be involved in mechanical and electrical engineering quantity surveying. Eventually you will be taking on a number of projects and deal with all commercial aspects, including compiling valuations and pricing variations.
Essential
*Candidate must have at last three A levels Grade C or above in Maths and English
*Excellent literacy, numeracy and IT skills are needed
*Car driver essential due to rural location
If you are interested in finding out more, please apply today!

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Site Manager – Office Refurbishment/Fit Out

Are you a Site Manager with experience in Office Fit out and refurbishment? Are you looking for a new challenge?

Our client, an office interiors contractor, is looking for an experienced Site Manager to work on a temp-to-perm basis on a number of high profile sites.

The ideal candidate needs to have sound experience in office fit out, M&E, with an understanding of how the whole fit out process. The candidate must understand drawings and designs and be able to work with contractors to ensure deadlines and budgets are met.

You will also need:
* Experience in a similar role.
* Good eye for detail.
* Strong people-management skills.
* Excellent organisational skills.
* Good level of IT literacy.
* CSCS Card.
* First Aid.
* SMSTS qualification

For more information or to apply, send CVs to Ellie or call the office.

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Vehicle Technician

We are currently working with a market leading manufacturer and fitter of specialist HGV and plant vehicles. Established for over 30 years, our client has sites across the UK and due to growth, are currently seeking a Vehicle Technician for their Dover site.

Hours will be Monday to Friday 8am to 4.15pm plus overtime.

Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate:

*A background working in vehicle mechanics, ideally with some experience in electrics.
*Experience of either welding, gears or electrics is desirable but not essential.
*Electrical knowledge in relation to large chassis vehicles is desirable but not essential.
*Ability to use your own initiative
*Being mechanically minded is essential
*Ability to work under pressure

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Support Analyst / Engineer

Do you have a technical and detailed mindset? Are you a good listener? Do you have the ability to communicate specific details effectively both internally and externally? If yes then this could be the opportunity for you….

This company is the UK hub of a pan-European operation. They offer Software as a Service to a niche retail market, so in turn, those retailers can offer a first class service to their customers.

At the very front of the customer’s first approach, this fantastic opportunity will enable you to manage and guide customers through the technical support process.

Working closely with the Development and Customer Service Team, you will play a key role in being the first point of contact for customers and helping them with their software implementation.

This role is about technology, but it’s more about people and service. You will need to have a passion for technology and an understanding of the principles and concepts, rather than an ability to code.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ROLE

Experience in software support, consulting, training, or implementation in a service related
sector
Understanding of SaaS and cloud computing
A solid understanding of relational databases
Ideally some MSQL experience and working knowledge of SQL
Knowledge of IIS will be an advantage
Knowledge of .rdlc reports helpful
Experience in troubleshooting software applications
The ability to take ownership and use your initiative
Good attention to detail and problem-solving skills
Excellent organisational skills
Excellent communication skills – formal and informal

If there’s one technical area where your skills fall a little short, training will be provided – as long as you are the sort of person who puts people and the team first.

SALARY
£23 – £30k all depending on experience + Benefits

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Temporary TIG Welder

We are currently working with a market leading designer, manufacturer and fabricator of a variety of mild and stainless steel products for projects across the South East.

Due to levels of work, they are currently seeking an experienced Welder/Fabricator to join their business on an ongoing temporary basis.

Responsibilities will include:
*Sheet metal work and fabrication in various metals.
*TIG welding.
*Working to deadlines.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:
*TIG welding experience to a high standard.
*Be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Hours will be Monday to Friday 7am to 5pm and an hourly rate of £13 depending on experience.

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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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