Quality Engineer – (Sheet- Metal/ Engineering)

Quality Engineer – £35,000 – £40,000pa

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 – Monday to Friday.

Based near Marden, Kent.

Are you an experienced Quality Engineer? Do you have previous experience working with sheet- metal?

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

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

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Maintenance Assistant

Maintenance Assistant
Cranbrook
£ Competitive salary + ongoing career progression
Benefits: free parking, 25 days holiday, career progression, friendly working environment

We are currently working with a thriving agricultural manufacturer in Cranbrook, who is looking for a Maintenance Assistant to join their growing business.

The Maintenance Assistant will be responsible for maintaining the packing center production equipment to the highest standard. You will also be required to carry out routine maintenance across various sites to ensure equipment runs smoothly.

Maintenance Assistant responsibilities will include:
-The maintenance of Production equipment
-Planned routine maintenance, daily inspections and
-Daily inspection of the building
-Conducting ad hoc maintenance work as required
-Assisting new staff with training
-Promoting Health and Safety across departments at all times
-Providing cover for staff when necessary
-Liaising with outside Maintenance Contractors

As the Maintenance Assistant, you will be able to demonstrate:

-Excellent communication skills
-Experience in Mechanical Engineering will consider individuals at various skill levels
-NVQ qualifications in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering or similar
-Positive attitude and willingness to learn
-An Eye for problem-solving and continuous improvement

Company Benefits the position offers:

-free parking
-25 days holiday
-Friendly, fun team environment
-Ongoing career progression

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Engineering Design 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 Design 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 Design 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 resources to support local and group strategy including the realisation of new products.
Lead the technical design team, scheduling work and resources.
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, sheet metal, 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.

Benefits include – pension, flexible benefits (approximately £750 per year subject to tax deductions) which is paid after 3 months and increases by £400 after 5 years. £10,000 Life Assurance and holiday is standard statutory holiday but increases by 1 day per year up to 5 years. They also offer a millennium holiday so every 10 years, our employees are given an extra two weeks off work and encouraged to add this to their standard holiday so they take a complete break (month off) work.

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Junior Estimator / Trainee Surveyor

Junior Estimator / Trainee Surveyor
Permanent

£ Competitive Salary + ongoing career progression

Benefits: Company Bonus Scheme + Company Pension + 28 days paid holiday per year including bank holidays.

Do you have previous experience working as a Junior Estimator/Trainee Surveyor or worked alongside an experienced Estimator/Surveyor? Are you looking for the next step in your career?

My client is a global manufacturer operating all over the world and with an outstanding product range, they remain at the forefront of sustainable solutions. Due to continuous growth, they are looking for a Junior Estimator / Trainee Surveyor to join their team and progress within the company.

Junior Estimator / Trainee Surveyor duties:

* Mark-up drawings, produce basic quotations and log tender return dates on the internal database
* Monitor incoming emails and calls to the Estimator while replying to clients when they have requested a price
* Check drawings and seek further information relevant to pricing the project
* Ensure where information is missing, request and log it, which may include scopes of works, finish confirmation, working hours, location of the project and proposed installation dates
* Gather information from the Regional Sales Managers and Contracting Departments to support them with additional bid information
* Work with the Specification Sales Administrator to follow up all quotations prior to the expiry date and seek re-quotes where appropriate

Junior Estimator / Trainee Surveyor requirements:

* MUST HAVE previous experience working as a Junior Estimator or Estimating Administrator or similiar
* The successful candidate will be self-motivated, methodical, and proactive in their approach to the work
* Must be very IT literate with excellent organisational and interpersonal communication skills
* The ability to multi-task working in a fast-paced office environment whilst meeting strict deadlines
* Previous Administrator experience is required

What the Company offers:

Ongoing career progression a competitive Salary and excellent company benefits: Company Bonus Scheme + Company Pension

What you need to do now If you’re interested in this role;

Click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Jane Hardy at KHR-Recruitment Specialists now.

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Maintenance Support Technician (Nights)

We are currently working with a leading FMCG distributor, based in Sittingbourne.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Maintenance Support Technician to work night shifts.

Working as part of the Engineering team, the Maintenance Support Technician will support the Shift Maintenance Engineer with preventative maintenance. This will involve deep cleaning of production machinery by removing guards and barriers under the supervision of the Shift Engineer.

Responsibilities will include:

Ensuring that the cleaning schedule is adhered to
Carrying out preventative maintenance
Carrying out tasks with regard to the cleaning specification and all legislation including Health & Safety and Personal Hygiene
Ensuring correct materials, equipment and methods are always used and equipment is kept clean and in good working order
Report faulty machinery/equipment immediately
Report all accidents and dangerous occurrences and complete all necessary documentation
Work efficiently and effectively ensuring that you contribute to the daily KPI’s of the department
Maintain high levels of health, safety, hygiene and housekeeping to BRC, HACCP and PIU at all times through the clean as you go policy

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate previous experience in a Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Support role. You will have good written and spoken English along with good dexterity and the ability to use basic hand tools. You will be self-motivated and able to work unsupervised. Knowledge of COSHH is advantageous.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business that can offer ongoing career opportunities and training/development. They offer a competitive salary along with benefits including 20 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, company pension scheme and free parking. Hours for this role will be 7pm to 7am, 4 on 4 off.

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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Christmas Temps – Immediate start!

Are you in between jobs and looking for extra cash for Christmas? Are you available for temporary work in and around Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells or Paddock Wood?

We are looking for temporary staff for all kinds of work over the Christmas period. We have jobs in Tunbridge Wells and the surrounding areas and, If you drive, we have work all over Kent.

You must be hardworking, turn up on time, and have good communication skills. Above all else, you must be reliable.

You may need steel toe capped boots for some jobs. You may need your own transport.

If you are available for temporary work, get in touch with Jane, Ellie, Hanna or Louise

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Production Team Member – Temp to Perm

Production Operative Sevenoaks – Temp to Perm

Do you have previous experience working in a Warehouse or Production environment?

We are looking to speak to individuals with previous experience working as Warehouse/Production Operatives who have a desire to progress within the company.

Due to continued success, the company is looking to recruit Production / Warehouse Operatives for an ongoing contract which could lead to a permanent position depending on how well you prove yourself.

Ideal Applicants:
* Experience of working in a factory/warehouse/production environment is essential
* It is essential to be a good team player
* Possess good communication skills
* Be able to adhere to all health and safety
* Be honest and reliable
* Live within a commutable distance

In order to apply please send a C.V and covering letter by clicking on the apply button below. Alternatively, please call Jane at KHR-Recruitment Specialists to discuss these opportunities further.

Keywords: Production Operative, Production Assistant, Production Line, Production, Manufacturing, Factory Operative, Production Technician, Manufacturing and Production, Manufacturing

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Scheduler – Temp-Perm

Coordinating Engineers for a national leading National company is no easy job – but if you are up for a challenge and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this is a brilliant opportunity for you!

You will play a pivotal role working in the Gravesend office of this national company. Your role will involve taking accountability for the workload of multiple engineers in the southeast. This is a temporary role that will become permanent after 3-6 months.

The role involves taking accountability for;

– Allocating suitably trained engineers to carry out service, commissioning and breakdown visits in accordance with customer’s requirements.
– Providing the Senior Coordinator with engineer’s completed site reports, highlighting any time and material proposals required to complete tasks in accordance with customer’s timescales. Monitor the return of these reports and ensure that the customer is sent a copy in a timely manner.
– Reporting the progress made on site in terms of keeping to pre-set deadlines, additional hours required, working practices/standards and technical problems.
– Maintain regular contact with customer’s representatives so as to ensure customer satisfaction at all times.
– Ensure adequate emergency call-out cover is provided in order to meet contractual commitments.
– Efficiently handle all breakdown calls and co-ordinate remedial action, subject to engineer availability.
– Ensuring all engineers are in possession of necessary equipment to complete tasks.
– Liaising with other contractors/sub-contractors to ensure site operations are fully co-ordinated.
– Dealing with customer complaints when appropriate.
– Providing a timely submission of forecasts for revenue, profit and labour requirements for each site on a monthly basis.
– Ensuring that all information/documentation (site reports, timesheets etc) provided by the engineers is accurately recorded.
– Working in conjunction with the business unit’s Credit Controller, attending all debt reviews, and to follow up all defined actions.
– Ensuring that all customers are set up accurately on the portal.

This opportunity is best suited to someone with a strong work ethic, that is able to work in an adaptable and flexible manner. You will always be learning in this role.

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Motor Engineer (VDA)

Are you an experienced Motor Engineer? Do you have experience estimating vehicle damage for insurance claims?

A well- established Motor Insurance firm are currently seeking a Motor Engineer to operate in-house from their Liverpool office based in the city centre.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to join a reputable and ever growing company that focuses on developing its employees and providing a top class service.

Responsibilities

– Desk-based vehicle inspections
– Confirm viability of vehicle repair, through valuations, control of repair costs and using
the correct repair methods
– Liaise with other departments and suppliers
– Report on and investigate any areas of potential fraud

Candidate Profile

– Comprehensive knowledge of motor vehicles, up to date repair techniques and estimating
methods
– Knowledge of equipment
– A basic knowledge of Insurance principles, practices and types of cover
– Membership (or working towards membership) of the IAEA
– Proven experience of working in a motor vehicle estimating / motor engineering
environment

Salary on offer is £28,000pa – £33,000pa.

Benefits of the role include: Pension, Holiday, Bonus.

Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

To be considered for the role please apply today; alternatively please call Hannah Collis at KHR – Recruitment Specialists on 01622822805 for more information.

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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Estimating Administrator – Part Time (mornings)

Part-Time Estimating Administrator
(Mornings)
Sevenoaks
Permanent

Due to continued success and an ever-increasing workload, our client based in Sevenoaks is currently looking for an Estimating Administrator. This is a part-time position working in the mornings, Monday to Friday.

My client is a global manufacturer operating all over the world and with an outstanding product range, they remain at the forefront of sustainable solutions.

Estimating Administrator duties:

* Mark up drawings, produce basic quotations and log tender return dates on the internal database
* Monitor incoming emails and calls to the Estimator while replying to clients when they have requested a price
* Check drawings and seek further information relevant to pricing the project
* Ensure where information is missing, request and log it, which may include scopes of works, finish confirmation, working hours, location of the project and proposed installation dates
* Gather information from the Regional Sales Managers and Contracting Departments to support them with additional bid information
* Work with the Specification Sales Administrator to follow up all quotations prior to the expiry date and seek re-quotes where appropriate

Skills required for the Estimating Administrator:

* Previous experience working as a junior estimator or Estimating Administrator is essential
* The successful candidate will be self-motivated, methodical, and proactive in their approach to the work
* Must be very IT literate with excellent organisational and interpersonal communication skills
* The ability to multi-task working in a fast-paced office environment whilst meeting strict deadlines
* Previous Administrator experience is required

What you need to do now If you’re interested in this role;

Click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call KHR-Recruitment Specialists now.

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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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