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A UK leader in volume tube-bending, our client Olicana Products is seeking an experienced Head of Operations to help achieve its ambitious growth strategy.
The successful applicant will report directly to the company’s Managing Director and will be responsible for all Production and related Operations at the Ilkley factory.
This new role requires excellent Leadership and communication skills, a commitment to Operational Excellence and the intellectual and strategic ability to progress to the role of Director within three years.
Successful applicants will be of graduate calibre, with at least ten years of career progression in world class, fast-moving manufacturing business(es), and the package offered will not be a barrier for the right candidate.
The role would suit both locally based applicants and those seeking to relocate to this beautiful area of West Yorkshire.
Please email CV and covering letter to Recruitment@ManufacturingTimes.co.uk with your name in the Subject field. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE.
One of our Sheffield clients currently has a number of vacancies for CNC Programmer / setter / operators and CNC setter / operators, for both turning and milling.
They’re looking for self-motivated “can do” people to join a long-established but growing engineering business with a dynamic new management team. The company has ambitious growth plans, including investment in new plant and macinery, and operates in the aerospace, nuclear, sub-sea, steelmaking, earthmoving, petrochemical and general enginering markets.
Successful candidates will earn £12 per hour plus shift premium, and must meet the following requirements:
- knowledge and experience of machining nickel-based superalloys, inconels, duplex, super duplex and general engineering steels
- knowledge and experience of Solidworks and Solidcam
- experience of programming with FANUC controls
- willing to work shift patterns to cover 24-hr operation
No agencies please.
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Our client is one of the UK’s leading instrument manufacturers, specialising in temperature, pressure and flow measurement. They’re looking for an effective and dynamic Production Planner to continually improve customer on-time delivery performance, whilst reducing lead-times and inventory levels. This challenging role involves managing customer expectations by translating their requirements into an achievable daily production schedule through actively managing materials and capacity availability. The successful candidate will be a key member of the Operations Team and will interface with all areas of the business.
Essential requirements include the following:
HND / Degree in a relevant subject
Production Planning & Scheduling
Able to communicate effectively at all levels
Effective team player
Knowledge or experience of the following would be desirable:
Sage Line 500 ERP software package
Lean Manufacturing Tools & Techniques
Manufacturing to short lead times in a fast moving, small batch, manual assembly and test environment
Instrumentation products & processes
“This is a newly created role and offers great opportunity to develop your skills with a company keen to invest in developing your career. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package…”
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Just to keep you updated – the job opportunity at RMS is no longer available (see blog posting 21/4/09).
RMS is looking to appoint a dynamic and talented individual as Production Engineer. RMS designs and manufactures specialist electrical connectors for use with Electrical Submersible Pumps used throughout the global oil industry. The company is a subsidiary of James Fisher Group Plc.
The role is a largely hands-on position, reporting to the Production Manager. The candidate must have skills/experience in mechanical design as well as knowledge of (or the ability to learn to use) CAD packages and its desirable to have good communication skills and good practical experience/knowledge. Its preferable for the candidate to hold an Honours degree in mechanical, production or similar engineering discipline.
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Please note that this vacancy has now been successfully filled – many thanks to all who responded and congratulations to the successful candidate! Highly autonomous UK-wide role for an experienced sales professional with Timberworx, an autonomous business unit of REL Acoustics Ltd the UKs most acclaimed manufacturer and supplier of premium sound sub-bass systems www.rel.net.