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Title Mechanical Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Salary £35k
Location Aylesbury
Job Information

Design Engineer

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a specialist motorsport engineering company based in Aylesbury. This is an amazing opportunity to work within a highly successful team, undertaking exciting projects at the pinnacle of the motorsport industry.

The role will involve:

  •   Good understanding of SolidWorks
  •  Work closely with lead engineer and technical team to ensure all pre-production processes are handled in a timely and effective manner
  • Required to manipulate customer CAD files for quoting
  •  Ability to design jigs, fixtures and tooling to manufacture parts
  •   Ideally will have some experience with surfacing for press tool creation
  • Create engineering drawings for use both internally and externally
  •  Ability to attend customer meetings to discuss their requirements and out capabilities

     

  •  Job pack creation
  • Organised to ensure multiple jobs can be worked on at once
  •  Good attention to detail
  • Aim to streamline the design process over the coming

The successful candidate will receive a starting salary of around £35k (depending on experience), as well as 33 days holiday, pension, sick pay etc.

 

Term Full Time
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Title CNC Miller Setter / Operator
Categories Technical
Salary £35k
Location Aylesbury
Job Information

We are currently looking for an experience CNC Miller – Setter / Operator (no programming required) to join a growing Precision Engineering department, within a well-established specialist engineering company in Aylesbury.

The CNC Miller role will involve supporting the Senior Production Engineer in Setting and Operating some of the brand new Hurco Mills within the department, as well as other tasks as required. Full training will be provided on the WinMax control systems and the materials worked with.

This is a great opportunity to join a word class engineering organisation who support some of the biggest names Globally within Motorsport.

They are offering an hourly rate of around £15.50 per hour depending on experience. They are also offering 33 days holiday, sick pay, pension and paid overtime.

Hours of work are 07:30 – 17:00, with an early finish on Fridays. A £15.50 per hour this would equate to roughly £34k per year.

Term Full Time
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Title Electrical Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Location Buckinghamshire
Job Information

We are currently looking for an Electrical Design Engineer on behalf of a specialist engineering consultancy based in Buckinghamshire. The client has over 35 years’ experience working within various industries and supporting some very prestigious clients.

Due to growth within the business, they are now looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate will be fully conversant in all aspects of electrical design associated with Building Engineering Services, including the site-wide authority supplies required for major construction sites and industrial premises.

Key Responsibilities

  •  Previous experience of Building Services project design in electrical engineering
  •  Provide evidence of experience and understanding of design in buildings
  •  Demonstrate an understanding of the process and need for co-ordination with other design disciplines
  •  Have an understanding and preferably experience of sustainable design and low energy buildings 
  • Show a good understanding of QA systems
  • Possess a good understanding of the commercial factors which affect design solutions

Previous Experience

  • Competent in specification writing, design/drawing for all building types
  •  Knowledge of key health and safety issues and legislation
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications – word, excel, etc
  • Must possess good knowledge and a competent ability in the use of Amtech and Lighting Design Software
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD
  • Be conversant with up to date IT, technical methodology and information sources
  • Possess an understanding of the relevant and current British and industry Standards 

The successful candidate will receive a starting salary of up to £40k, depending on experience, as well as various other benefits including an annual company bonus, company car, 28 days holiday + an extra 2 weeks at Christmas.

 

Term Full Time
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Title Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Salary £60k
Location Milton Keynes
Job Information

We are currently looking for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer on behalf of a specialist engineering consultancy based in Buckinghamshire. The client has over 35 years’ experience working within various industries and supporting some very prestigious clients.

Due to growth within the business they are now looking for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate will be fully conversant in all aspects of electrical design associated with Building Engineering Services, including the site wide authority supplies required for major construction sites and industrial premises.

Key Responsibilities

  •  Provide evidence of previous major project design experience in electrical engineering
  •  Provide evidence of your experience and understanding of integrated design in buildings
  •  Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of detailed co-ordination with other design disciplines
  • Possess genuine interest and knowledge of sustainable design and low energy buildings 
  • Provide evidence of delivering projects from inception to completion, through your own efforts and that of your team
  • Familiarity with site practices, and experience of inspections and surveys
  • Operational understanding of QA systems 
  • Possess a good understanding of the commercial factors which affect design solutions

Previous Experience 

  • Competent in specification writing, design/drawing for all building types
  •  Knowledge of key health and safety issues and legislation
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications – word, excel, etc. 
  • Must possess good knowledge and a competent ability in the use of Amtech and their preferred Lighting Design Software
  • Be conversant with up to date IT, technical methodology and information sources
  • Possess a thorough understanding of the relevant and current British and industry Standards
  • Possess the ability to prioritise project and team workload/s
  • Possess the ability to work to tight deadlines

The successful candidate will receive a starting salary of up to £60k, depending on experience, as well as various other benefits including an annual company bonus, company car, 28 days holiday + an extra 2 weeks at Christmas.

 

Term Full Time
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Title Electrical Engineer – Machine Safety Consultant
Categories Technical
Salary £30k
Location Northamptonshire
Job Information

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly skilled and experienced engineer, who is looking to take a step away from the tools and use their knowledge to improve machine safety within their industry.

Our client, who are a specialist consultancy in plant/machine safety are looking for an experienced electrical engineer to join their team and travel to customer sites to perform Puwer Reports on machines that could range from pillar drills to huge corrugators.

The role will include:

  •        Consultancy services at design and installation stage
  •        Site audits and testing of existing plant and equipment, covering PUWER and CE requirements
  •        Pre-delivery inspections
  •        Training staff, both customer and in-house, in safety principles, according to the relevant legislation
  •       This role will require extensive all expenses paid travel across the UK and overseas, (they can offer flexibility on international travel) with many overnight stays away from home, therefore a current valid driving license is required
  •       There is a well-established administration team to assist on procedural matters and a team to offer technical expertise and peer review

The ideal candidate will be:

  •   A straight talker, pragmatic with great communications skills
  • You will have achieved qualifications in an engineering discipline and aspire to gain chartered status (CMIOSH, IEng / Eur Eng) in an engineering environment
  •   You will be an electrically biased engineer with some understanding of the Machinery Directive and ideally PUWER within the process / manufacturing sector with a desire to gain knowledge of applicable Standards, Regulations, legislation and Industry codes of practice
  •  You will be motivated to join a consultancy team and be ambitious to work in a variety of manufacturing environments to utilise your skills
  • Your technical reporting and writing skills should be highly proficient and you will have strong ability to understand and empathise with clients
  •  You will be mentored by a Principle Consultant to develop your commercial and engineering skills

The successful candidate will receive:

  •     Salary up to £30k (dependent upon experience)    
  •     Flexible working / from home
  •   31 days holiday
  •  Company vehicle / car allowance £250 Per Month (after passing probation) & Fuel Card
  •  Company pension
  •   Company credit card (after a qualifying period)
Term Full Time
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Title Mechanical Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Salary £42k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer on behalf of a specialist engineering company, at their Northampton site. They are a Global supplier of bespoke solutions for industrial automation, operating within various sectors of engineering, delivering unique and complex projects for highly prestigious clients all over the UK. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established, yet growing team, with exposure to some highly exciting projects!

The role will include:

  • ·         To be a mechanical design engineer to design and detail manufacturing drawings and documentation for automated machinery to a variety of industries
  • ·         System concepting for quotations using 3D and 2D CAD tools from URS documents and input from Sales Engineer and Systems Manager 
  • ·         Gain full understanding of customer requirements and manage expectations by regular communicates and project reviews with the Project Manager
  • ·         Limit project risk by utilizing known technologies, methodologies and regular communication with Systems Manger
  • ·         Technical and people management skills when dealing with the customer, subcontractors and internal Engineers and site installation
  • ·         Manage subcontract design engineers on a daily basis where appropriate.
  • ·         Have good understanding of the Machinery Directive, Risk Assessments and CE marking
  • ·         Control the project spend by conducting regular project reviews with the Project Manager and designing to cost
  • ·         Be capable of using and implementing drawing control and design standards into a new design environment

The ideal candidate will have:

  • ·         Education to HNC / Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • ·         Ideally a minimum of five years’ post-graduate experience working in a machinery design role
  • ·         Proven experience in a customer facing project engineering role
  • ·         Good knowledge of Special Purpose Machinery from basic conveying equipment and complex precision tooling
  • ·         Familiarity with up-to-date office software tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • ·         Familiarity with Design and Project Management office practices
  • ·         Design to cost / Budget control detail drafting and checking 
  • ·         Generate specifications for bought out parts
  • ·         Prototype Engineering trials and machinery development / Value Engineering
  • ·         Be competent with the design of pneumatic circuits
  • ·         Generation of technical manuals and recommending spare parts
  • ·         Be capable of completing design calculations

 

The successful candidate will receive a starting salary of up to £42k (depending on experience), as well as 33 days holiday, pension, company car (BMW 1 Series or similar), structured career development plan

Term Full Time
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Title MySQL Applications Support Analyst
Categories Technical
Salary £25-£35k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for an Applications Support Analyst to join a well-established, yet rapidly expanding software & applications company at their brand-new site, incorporating private parking with green surroundings and an award-winning building.

The client has been going for over 20 years and represent some highly prestigious clients, possessing multi-million-pound contracts.

Due to the increase in contracts, they are currently expanding their team and are looking for two Application Support Analysts with strong experience using MySQL.

The main focus of the client is on personal and professional development, as well as an improved work/life balance and flexible working in a relaxed environment.

Due to the growth and structure of the company, opportunities for rapid career progression are available and full training & development are key areas that the client focuses on.

 

The position involves:

  • Documenting and managing the developments of enhancements to the software, driven by client change requests
  • Communicating with the client both in face-to-Face and email formats to discuss change requirements in order to propose and implement solutions
  • Managing the day-to-day development activities of assigned changes within a specified release and communicating with the client on these changes in daily stand-up calls
  • Becoming an SME (Subject Matter Expert) of the Software

Key requirements of the candidate:

  •  Excellent Command of the English Language, both Written & Verbal
  •  An understanding of SaaS based Software and Web Technology
  •  A STRONG understanding of MySQL and Data Storage/Retrieval Techniques
  •  An Ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences on both a high and granular level

 

 For this, successful candidates will receive a starting salary of between £20k – £35k, depending on experience, as well as structured plans for career progression and regular salary reviews. This client may also offer flexibility over candidates struggling with child care issues and can provide a company phone and laptop if required.

Term Full Time
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Title Principle Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Salary £60k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for a PRINCIPAL DESIGN ENGINEER to join a Global engineering company, who design, install and maintain bespoke solutions for clients within the world of automation.

My client is the leading global supplier of control solutions for industrial automation. They have supported prestigious clients all over the world, within various sectors of engineering and manufacturing, giving them the edge over their competition. 

The role will involve:

·         To be part of a multi-disciplinary team to concept bespoke automation system solutions

·         Where required to be involved in system concepting for quotations using 3D and 2D CAD from URS documents and input from Sales, Systems Engineering Manager and the Applications and Proposals Manager

·         Expert level in the use of 3 D CAD – Solid Works

·         To understand the project time scales and the associated challenges to ensure design completion to the agreed project plans

·         Technical leadership and people management skills and experience with customers, subcontractors and internal engineers

·         Manage, champion and mentor internal mechanical design engineers

·         Manage subcontract design engineers when required

·         Have good knowledge of detail design and geometric tolerancing and materials of all component drawings and implementation of high standard amongst the design team

·         Have good understanding of the Machinery (safety) regulations, relevant EU harmonized standards and PL rating, Risk Assessments and CE marking

The successful candidate will have:

·         Minimum of 10 years’ post graduate experience working in an automation / machinery design role

·         Educated to HNC / Degree in Mechanical Engineering

·         Proven experience in a customer facing engineering role

·         Solid Works experience x 5 years

For this you will receive a salary of between £55k – £60k DOE, Pension contribution (matched by employee) – 3% (£1,650), Private Health Insurance – £600, Life Insurance – £600, Band D car and running costs – Cir £9K pa (Purchase value circa £30K), 25 days holiday (plus 8 days bank holiday)

 

Term Full Time
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Title Principle Design Engineer
Categories Technical
Salary £60k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for a PRINCIPAL DESIGN ENGINEER to join a Global engineering company, who design, install and maintain bespoke solutions for clients within the world of automation.

My client is the leading global supplier of control solutions for industrial automation. They have supported prestigious clients all over the world, within various sectors of engineering and manufacturing, giving them the edge over their competition. 

The role will involve:

·         To be part of a multi-disciplinary team to concept bespoke automation system solutions

·         Where required to be involved in system concepting for quotations using 3D and 2D CAD from URS documents and input from Sales, Systems Engineering Manager and the Applications and Proposals Manager

·         Expert level in the use of 3 D CAD – Solid Works

·         To understand the project time scales and the associated challenges to ensure design completion to the agreed project plans

·         Technical leadership and people management skills and experience with customers, subcontractors and internal engineers

·         Manage, champion and mentor internal mechanical design engineers

·         Manage subcontract design engineers when required

·         Have good knowledge of detail design and geometric tolerancing and materials of all component drawings and implementation of high standard amongst the design team

·         Have good understanding of the Machinery (safety) regulations, relevant EU harmonized standards and PL rating, Risk Assessments and CE marking

The successful candidate will have:

·         Minimum of 10 years’ post graduate experience working in an automation / machinery design role

·         Educated to HNC / Degree in Mechanical Engineering

·         Proven experience in a customer facing engineering role

·         Solid Works experience x 5 years

For this you will receive a salary of between £55k – £60k DOE, Pension contribution (matched by employee) – 3% (£1,650), Private Health Insurance – £600, Life Insurance – £600, Band D car and running costs – Cir £9K pa (Purchase value circa £30K), 25 days holiday (plus 8 days bank holiday)

 

Term Full Time
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Title IT Support Technician
Categories Technical
Salary £25k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for an experienced IT support technician to join a Northampton based manufacturing company on a 6-month fixed term contract. The client is currently rolling out a new operating system which has taken the focus of some of the existing IT team, meaning additional support is required for the general day-to-day running of the IT department.

The role main focus of the role will be:

·         Monitoring and supervising the network

·         Providing technical support and advice to all staff members

·         Dealing with software/hardware issues

·         Identifying and solving technical problems

·         Reporting any serious issues to senior IT staff

Due to the nature of the role, there is a very realistic opportunity to go permanent after the 6 months has been completed, should you wish to do so.

They are offering a salary of up to £25k, depending on experience.

Term Full Time
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Title IT Support Technician
Categories Technical
Salary £25k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for an experienced IT support technician to join a Northampton based manufacturing company on a 6-month fixed term contract. The client is currently rolling out a new operating system which has taken the focus of some of the existing IT team, meaning additional support is required for the general day-to-day running of the IT department.

The role main focus of the role will be:

·         Monitoring and supervising the network

·         Providing technical support and advice to all staff members

·         Dealing with software/hardware issues

·         Identifying and solving technical problems

·         Reporting any serious issues to senior IT staff

Due to the nature of the role, there is a very realistic opportunity to go permanent after the 6 months has been completed, should you wish to do so.

They are offering a salary of up to £25k, depending on experience.

Term Full Time
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Title Manual Machinist
Categories Technical
Salary £31k
Location Northampton
Job Information

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a skilled manual machinist to join a specialist automotive engineering company in Northampton. The role will involve working on manual Colchester and XYZ lathes, Bridgeport and XYZ mills, as well as surface and cylindrical grinders, to produce automotive components for specialist projects.

The role will involve:

·         Manufacturing components to the correct specification within agreed timescales

·         Selecting, when viable, the most appropriate and cost-effective use of machinery/equipment

·         Reporting any incomplete/incorrect/inappropriate drawings to the Machine Shop Supervisor to support continuous improvement philosophy

·         To complete all documentation, including timesheets and job cards, accurately, fully and on time so that the information is available on time

·         To repair any workshop equipment that is damaged/inoperable as designated by the Machine Shop Supervisor

·         To suggest any improvements in process and equipment to the Machine Shop Supervisor to support continuous improvement philosophy

·         To notify the Machine Shop Supervisor of workshop requirements e.g. Materials and consumables in good time to enable re-ordering thereby ensuring sufficient stock is available at all times

The successful candidate will receive an hourly rate of £10 – £15 Per Hour, depending on experience, as well as other benefits including pension and 31 days holiday.

The role will involve working 08:00 – 16:30 Mon-Fri with a 30 min lunch break and two shorter breaks throughout the day

Term Full Time
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Title Trainee Assembly Operative
Categories Technical
Salary £17k
Location Northampton
Job Information

We are currently looking for a trainee assembly operative with SOME assembly/engineering experience, to join a specialist engineering company in Northampton. The role will involve the electro-mechanical assembly of components for the purpose of building special purpose machinery.

You will be provided with full training and support; however previous technical experience is a necessity. You will need experience of working within an engineering / manufacturing environment and a passion to develop your skills further.

The ideal candidate will have either worked in a technical/engineering position, ideally working within electro/mechanical assembly and have a good understanding of the English language, due to the technical nature of the job. The ideal candidate will have a BTEC/NVQ (or equivalent) in some for of engineering.

For this you will receive a starting salary of around £17k + pension + 31 days holiday and paid overtime

Term Full Time
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Title Applications Support Analyst
Categories Technical
Salary £20k – £35k
Location Northampton
Job Information

 I am currently looking for an Applications Support Analyst to join a well-established, yet rapidly expanding software & applications company at their brand-new site, incorporating private parking with green surroundings and an award-winning building.

The client has been going for over 20 years and represents some highly prestigious clients, possessing multi-million-pound contracts.

Due to the increase in contracts, they are currently expanding their team and are taking on multiple Application Support Analysts at various levels of experience from graduates to highly experienced candidates.

The main focus of the client is on personal and professional development, as well as an improved work/life balance and flexible working in a relaxed environment.

Due to the growth and structure of the company, opportunities for rapid career progression are available and full training & development are key areas that the client focuses on.

The position involves:

  • Documenting and managing the developments of enhancements to the software, driven by client change requests
  • Communicating with the client both in face-to-face and email formats to discuss change requirements in order to propose and implement solutions
  • Managing the day-to-day development activities of assigned changes within a specified release and communicating with the client on these changes in daily stand-up calls
  • Becoming an SME (Subject Matter Expert) of the Software

Key requirements of the candidate:

  • Excellent Command of the English Language, both Written & Verbal
  • An understanding of SaaS-based Software and Web Technology
  • A Basic understanding of MySQL and Data Storage/Retrieval Techniques
  • An Ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences on both a high and granular level

For this, successful candidates will receive a starting salary of between £20k – £35k, depending on experience, as well as structured plans for career progression and regular salary reviews. This client may also offer flexibility over candidates struggling with childcare issues and can provide a company phone and laptop if required.

Term Full Time
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Title CNC Setter / Operator – Star Lathes
Categories Technical
Salary £10 – £13 Per Hour
Location Northampton
Job Information

My Northampton based client, who are a Precision Engineering company specialising in turning automotive components, are looking for a skilled CNC Lathe Setter/Operator to join their expanding and busy department.

Your main roles will be:

  • Setting & Operating a variety of Star CNC Lathes that are Fanuc, Mitsubishi and Siemens controlled
  • Checking the quality of the product being produced and ensuring the machines are running smoothly
  • MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE USING STAR LATHES

In return for your enthusiasm, you will be offered a fantastic salary and realistic opportunities for personal and professional development.

This is a full-time permanent position with plenty of overtime available at an increased rate, with clearly defined targets for progression with salary increases in place.

The successful candidate will receive an hourly rate of up to £13 P/H (£27k), depending on experience. The role involves working 6am – 4:30pm (with 30 min lunch) Monday – Thursday with a 3-day weekend and plenty of overtime available.

Term Full Time
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Title Principal Design Engineer – Automation
Categories Technical
Salary £60k + Car + Benefits
Location Northampton
Job Information

I am currently looking for a PRINCIPAL DESIGN ENGINEER to join a Global engineering company, who design, install and maintain bespoke solutions for clients within the world of automation.

My client is the leading global supplier of control solutions for industrial automation. They have supported prestigious clients all over the world, within various sectors of engineering and manufacturing, giving them the edge over their competition.

The role will involve:

  • To be part of a multi-disciplinary team to concept bespoke automation system solutions
  • Where required to be involved in system concepting for quotations using 3D and 2D CAD from URS documents and input from Sales, Systems Engineering Manager and the Applications and Proposals Manager
  • Expert level in the use of 3 D CAD – Solid Works
  • To understand the project time scales and the associated challenges to ensure design completion to the agreed project plans
  • Technical leadership and people management skills and experience with customers, subcontractors and internal engineers
  • Manage, champion and mentor internal mechanical design engineers
  • Manage subcontract design engineers when required
  • Have good knowledge of detail design and geometric tolerancing and materials of all component drawings and implementation of high standard amongst the design team
  • Have good understanding of the Machinery (safety) regulations, relevant EU harmonized standards and PL rating, Risk Assessments and CE marking

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ post graduate experience working in an automation / machinery design role
  • Educated to HNC / Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Proven experience in a customer facing engineering role
  • Solid Works experience x 5 years

For this you will receive a salary of between £55k – £60k DOE, Pension contribution (matched by employee) – 3% (£1,650), Private Health Insurance – £600, Life Insurance – £600, Band D car and running costs – Cir £9K pa (Purchase value circa £30K), 25 days holiday (plus 8 days bank holiday)

Term Full Time
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