Engineer 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.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Programme Manager / Product Development

This is an exciting opportunity for someone wanting to gain further experience working for a leading manufacturer in East Kent.

As the Programme Manager you will be reporting into the Engineering Manager and working in close collaboration with the Product Management Team.

As the Programme Manager you will be responsible for delivering best in class fire detection and alarm products for the company’s internal and external customers.

Some of the role responsibilities:

– You will be responsible for Programme Management at strategic programmes for the Business Unit and cross-functional business processes
– You will lead and coordinate all development activities of all Product Development projects (new product development and sustaining engineering)using industry best practices
– You will be required to coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the on time, within scope and within budget execution of the project

Requirements:

– 5 years prior experience working as a Programme / Project Manager in a multicultural environment
– An Engineering degree or equivalent through industry experience
– Capable of working with different cultures in remote locations and willing to travel.

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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Automotive Engineer

*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 with 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 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.
*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.

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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Workshop Manager

We are currently working with a leading UK organisation, who design and manufacture bespoke products for a variety of industries worldwide.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Workshop Manager to join their team based in Horley, Surrey.

The Workshop Manager will be responsible for operational management ensuring work is distributed to technicians and products are delivered accordingly on a day to day basis.

The ideal candidate for the Workshop Manager role will be able to demonstrate:

Knowledge of vacuum furnace equipment, Tool Steel, MuMetal to ensure the continued manufacture of high-quality compliant products.
Previous experience in a production leadership role.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Experience in loading/programming furnaces.
Previous experience with metal heat treatments.
Computer literate.
Knowledge of metallurgy and engineering would be advantageous.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established business as a Workshop Manager, who can offer ongoing progression and career opportunities coupled with a competitive salary and benefits package.

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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Electrical Assembly Operative

Are you looking for a secure job in a company that invests in its staff? Are you good with your hands and carrying out precise assembly tasks?

We are recruiting production operatives in and around Edenbridge who are looking for a long term, permanent career. The role involves assembling electrical products and wiring using hand tools and microscopes.

This role is suitable for anybody with manual dexterity and a versatile skill base. No experience necessary as full training will be provided. Andy prior experience in production, electrical assembly and manufacturing would be an advantage.

Onsite parking provided, fixed working hours and monthly bonuses are achievable for the right candidates. Location is very close to Edenbridge station.

Duties of the role include:
– Maintaining a clean and clear working space
– Assembly work using microscopes
– Part and product preparation
– Checking paperwork and quality control
– Electrical wiring using schematics

You may be required to undertake additional duties and responsibilites which will contribute towards the success of your team.

The ideal candidate will:
– Be a clear and confident communicator
– Be quick and keen to learn
– Have a positive, can-do attitude
– Have excellent manual skills
– Be flexible in approach to work
– Live locally or able to travel to Edenbridge

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

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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Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor
Permanent
Competitive + Benefits

A well-known company in Kent are looking for a Qualified Construction Professional with 4 to 8 years’ industry experience as a Quantity Surveyor.

Your experience should involve managing your own projects in either a consultancy or contractor environment and commercial office experience is essential.

The relevant candidate must be able to demonstrate commitment, energy, drive and the ability to work under pressure on multiple projects/client accounts as an experienced Quantity Surveyor.

As the Quantity Surveyor you will need to have the following skills and experience:

Successfully negotiate and substantiate all aspects of the commercial management of construction projects and programs
Have the ability to manage multiple work assignments simultaneously, manage multiple or conflicting priorities, and handle a high-pressure working environment
Robust change management and cost reporting (forecasting) processes
An understanding of the contractual obligations on each party dependent upon procurement route
Estimating and associated benchmarking together with the progression of estimates through the design development process.
Procurement recommendations and implementation experience
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills.
Outstanding negotiation skills
Excellent problem solving
Outstanding client relationship management skills with great client focus.
Strong analytical ability and attention to detail.
Demonstrate a desire to succeed and increase knowledge and expertise.
Degree level and ideally membership of a professional body; MRICS.

To be considered, please apply today; alternatively, for more information please contact Hanna Muzieni at KHR Recruitment Specialists.

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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