Current Vacancies

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WEC Group Training Academy - Engineering Apprenticeships

We are now recruiting Welding/Fabrication and Mechanical Engineering Apprentices to start in September 2018 in Blackburn, Darwen and Rotherham.

We are now recruiting motivated apprentices to join our expanding team at 5750 Components Limited in Knowsley, Merseyside. This is an amazing opportunity to learn life skills whilst gaining a qualification! An apprenticeship allows you to earn money whilst learning on the job.

We are recruiting for:

  • 2x Laser Apprentices
  • 2x Press Brake Apprentices
  • 2x welding Apprentices

To apply follow the 'download an application form' below and fill in the form.

Please download an application form and send it back to us as soon as possible for the chance to kickstart your career at an award winning company! Interviews will commence soon.


Apprenticeships

Location: Elmet, Yorkshire
Hours of Work:Monday- Thursday 8am-5pm, Fri 8am – 2pm 37.5 hours per week


Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit enthusiastic Welder/Fabricator Apprentices to join our busy and expanding team based in Sherburn in Elmet.

Job Role

    We are looking to recruit Welder/Fabricator Apprentices to join our team at Sherburn metalwork in Sherburn in Elmet. Our award-winning apprenticeships offer long term career opportunities, and NVQ qualifications. You will gain:

  • Valuable practical experience
  • An apprenticeship
  • Work towards NVQ Level 3

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • You must have a clear interest in becoming a welder/fabricator
  • You will need to demonstrate enthusiasm for the role
  • You must work well under pressure and take instructions well
Working Location/Environment

Elmet, Yorkshire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Group - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Paint Plant
Reporting to: General Manager
Hours of Work: Mon to Thu 8.00am – 5.00pm Fri 8.00am – 2.00pm


This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Paint Line Inspector, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Responsibilties
  • To oversee and Final view paint quality of all products coming off the line
  • To oversee and final view all products individual packing requirements and general packaging condition prior to leaving department.
  • To oversee and inspect online processes throughout the shift to minimize quality concerns.
  • To carry out and log all daily maintenance at start-up & shut down on pre-treatment and paint equipment.
  • To work closely with the Quality department to minimise product issues.
  • To report any issues that need management attention so we can implement new processes and make changes to ensure

We have a strong department able to produce components reliably to a high standard.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Powder coating experience essential.
  • Powder coating experience in a supervisory or similar inspection role an advantage.
Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: CCTV
Reporting to: Manager
Hours of Work: Monday- Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am- 2pm (40 hours)


This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Semi-Skilled Welder Fabricator, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must be competent able to MIG weld to a high standard
  • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
  • Production jig work experience
  • Work on Own Initiative
  • Reliable, Punctual and Flexible

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


Special Projects - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Special Projects
Reporting to:Manufacturing Director
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 8am-5pm. 42.5hr week

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Project Engineer, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Responsibilities

    This is an interesting and varied role, which involves working on some excellent specialist engineering projects such as street furniture, architectural metalwork, one-off commission pieces. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Running project from cradle to grave, involving:
  • Contract review, purchasing, production, delivery, invoicing
  • Preparation of detailed quotations and tenders for new and existing clients.
  • Liaising with shop floor staff to advise on timescale, budget, design, and any issues
  • Liaising with customers to update on progress and provide technical knowledge
  • Dealing with customer amendments including Drawing Revisions
  • Reporting back to Operations Manager on a daily basis
  • Handling any customer complaints in a prompt and professional manner
  • Arranging delivery and/or installation, including site visits if required

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Proven engineering and fabrication knowledge/experience/background
  • Excellent knowledge of all welding and sheet metal techniques
  • Ability to read and work from detailed engineering drawings
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise closely with customers
  • Ability to work under pressure, both on own initiative and as part of a busy team
  • Ability to handle multiple varied projects from order through to completion
  • CAD qualifications and experience are preferable but not essential for this role, training will be provided where necessary.
  • Responsible, conscientious, punctual, highly organized, and self-motivated

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Fabrication - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Engineering/M-Tec
Reporting to: Manufacturing Director
Hours of Work: Mon- Thu 8am- 5pm, Fri 8am-2pm (40 hrs)

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Ability to translate conceptual designs/ideas into manufacturing drawings
  • Experience of fabrication and manufacturing techniques
  • Proven performance working within a fast paced engineering office
  • Experience in a similar role within the welding and fabrication industry
  • Ability to work on multiple and varied projects
  • Good communication skills & the ability to work well with both customers and as a valuable team member

  • Professional experience / qualifications include:

  • Solidworks 3D / AutoCAD Inventor 3D
  • Autocad 2D

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Engineering
Reporting to: Shop Floor General Manager
Hours of Work: Mon to Thu 8.00am – 5.00pm, Fri 8.00 – 2.00pm

Responsibilities
  • To supervise all staff members including charge hands, tradesmen and laborer’s
  • To set a high standard of workmanship and behavior for self and team members
  • To mentor, coach and develop groups of people
  • Ensure all employees observe company Health and Safety regulations at all times
  • Maintain company quality standards through rigorous monitoring of employee performance
  • Inspect all finished product to company standards and drive compliance with employees
  • To promote and suggest improvement activities which could increase productivity and efficiency
  • To follow all company processes and procedures
  • To supervise and co-ordinate delivery of incoming materials to welding bays
  • Take ultimate responsibility for keeping the factory, yard and site tidy
  • Ensure that machinery, plant and building is maintained including updating all check lists
  • To promote team working

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must be from a welding and fabrication background
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Relevant qualification in supervisory management
  • Must be pro-active and determined to resolve all issues
  • Prepared to challenge the status quo and not to accept the ‘norm’
  • Structured and organised with daily tasks
  • To give and receive regular constructive feedback
  • Team player

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Engineering
Reporting to: Shop Floor General Manager
Hours of Work: Mon to Thu 8.00am – 5.00pm, Fri 8.00 – 2.00pm

Responsibilities
  • Ensure that machinery, plant and building is maintained including updating all relevant check lists
  • To maintain and repair mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems
  • To carry out planned maintenance checks
  • To be able to respond to emergency plant breakdowns
  • To work with the Stores Manager and deputies/assist during periods of high activity and absence
  • To set a high standard of workmanship and behavior
  • To observe company Health and Safety regulations at all times

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Previous plant maintenance experience
  • Stores Experience/understanding
  • Practical problem solving skills
  • To follow technical manuals and engineering diagrams
  • Must be pro-active and determined to resolve all maintenance issues
  • Structured and organised with daily tasks
  • Team player

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: WEC Large Machining
Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
Hours of Work:Fri, Sat and Sun 6.00am – 6.00pm. 36 hours per week.

The multi award winning engineering, fabrication and machining company WEC Group Ltd, requires an experienced and gifted CNC Programmer/Setter for their purpose built facility at the Darwen site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm

Responsibilities

Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate vertical and horizontal CNC Machining Centres.

Due to the type of work, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.

With a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Ability to program Heidenhain controls
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding and cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.
  • Offline programming experience using FeatureCam is desirable but not essential
  • Basic Cleaning and Maintenance duties as and when required

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: WEC Fabrication
Reporting to: Manufacturing Director
Hours of Work: Monday - Thursday 8am-5pm, Fridayn 8am-2pm

This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Project Engineer, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

With a wide and varied customer base, and an ever-expanding work load, WEC can offer the opportunity to work on some prestigious engineering projects for the right candidate. WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Project Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.

Responsibilities

    This is an interesting and varied role, which involves working on some excellent specialist engineering projects, bringing in fantastic careers prospects for the successful candidate.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    Essential:
  • Proven engineering and fabrication knowledge/experience/background
  • Ability to read and work from detailed engineering drawings
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise closely with customers
  • Ability to work under pressure, both on own initiative and as part of a busy team
  • Ability to handle multiple varied projects from order through to completion
  • Responsible, conscientious, punctual, highly organized, and self-motivated

  • Desirable:
  • Excellent knowledge of all welding techniques.
  • CAD qualifications and experience are preferable but not essential for this role, training will be provided where necessary.

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Laser - Darwen

Department: Laser
Reporting to: General Manager
Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CAD/Laser Programmer to join our busy and expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must have experience working within an engineering environment and be able to interpret drawings
  • Must be able to organise and structure workloads to gain maximum efficiency
  • Must be able to work as part of a diverse team as well as using own initiative
  • CAD/Programming experience (regardless of discipline)
  • Liaise with other departments when necessary
  • Ensure that the jobs are running on time

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • Excellent and highly competitive remuneration package and salary
  • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Department: Laser
Reporting to: Manager
Hours of Work: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm, Fri 8am-2pm (40 hours)

WEC Group is recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Skilled Welder/ Fabricator to join our busy Laser team based in Darwen, Lancs.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must be time served and able to MIG and TIG weld to a high standard
  • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
  • Must be able to weld from 1mm up to 12mm Stainless
  • Work on Own Initiative
  • Reliable and Punctual

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Region: Scotland, North East, South East, South West, South, Dublin, Belfast
Department: Laser
Reporting to: National Sales Manager
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm (42.5 hours)

This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the laser cutting/profiling/tube laser industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.


Objectives

Opportunities exist for a self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Laser Cutting/Profiling/Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our services.

The underlying objective is to develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.


Responsibilities

  • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
  • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of service
  • Promote the products and services of the entire WEC Group
  • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
  • Reporting to the National Sales Manager at regular meetings to review KPI targets
  • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

Successful candidates must have direct relevant experience within the Laser Cutting/Profiling/Tube Laser Cutting Industry.

Working Location/Environment

Field based/home based

Company Benefits
  • Company Car
  • Performance Bonus
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Machining Ltd - Blackburn

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

TThe award winning Engineering company, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator to join our busy and expanding team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Estimator to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


Responsibilities

    This is an interesting and varied role, which involves working on some excellent engineering projects, bringing fantastic prospects for the right candidate within a rapidly expanding modern company. The successful candidate will have proven experience in an estimating role, and will be responsible for the following:

  • Handling multiple and varied projects.
  • Interpretation of customers’ requirements from drawings or computer models.
  • Liaison with material and sub contract service suppliers to determine best external costs.
  • Liaison with customers and follow up of potential sales.
  • Generation of machine shop processes and routings with appropriate times to determine machining costs
  • Preparation of detailed quotations

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • A highly motivated and proactive time served machinist who can demonstrate successful experience in a similar role.
  • You must be familiar with all aspects of CNC machining and also be conversant with current tooling developments.
  • Candidates should have good interpersonal skills and a high level of commercial awareness.
  • Excellent mathematical and numerical skills
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Strong communication skills at all levels
  • Must be computer literate
  • Ability to manage own work load and work under pressure in a busy environment
Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

The multi-award winning Engineering company WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Project Engineer to join our expanding Machining team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled and motivated Project Engineer to join a rapidly growing and dynamic engineering firm.


Responsibilities

    This role will involve technical interpretation of detailed customer specification/drawing, you will provide the engineering job pack, which will allow the manufacturing operations team to complete the order to a detailed process. This will include:

  • Full technical contract review
  • Process planning for machined items including sub-contract operations
  • Identifying and organizing specific jigs or fixtures to be manufactured
  • Writing SOPs
  • Tooling requirements
  • Material classification
  • Engineering Programme with tooling lists and method sheets
  • Engineering route card to effect efficient manufacture
  • Liaising with the customer to resolve issues
  • Liaising with the production control to ensure all items are scheduled for manufacture
  • Project management of specific work packages
  • Quoting machining work packages for external/internal stakeholders
  • Pro-active involvement with the clients to understand their expectations and deliver against them

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • A technical engineering background with proven understanding of CNC machine tools and engineering principles in a machining environment
  • Significant experience of machine tool programming and the ability to interpret CAD models and formulate machining strategy from them is desirable
  • Knowledge of engineering process – Grinding, heat treatment, fabrication and assembly would be beneficial
  • Organised and focused on delivering excellence to the customer, you will assist in developing the machining staff
  • Detailed understanding of engineering drawings, machine tooling selection, work holding, cutting strategy
  • A good communicator at all levels, you will be able to detail priorities to your team and work with the engineering planning team to ensure company objectives are met
  • Ideally time served apprenticeship in a relevant discipline – City & Guilds/OMC/HNC/Level 4 NVQ or equivalent
  • Strong ICT/numeracy/communication/leadership/problem solving skills
Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Hours of Work: Fri, Sat and Sunday night’s 6pm – 6am

Established for over 35 years and now one of the UK's leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter turner to join our busy Machining team based Blackburn.


Responsibilities
    Working within a predominantly medium to high batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate barfed Fanuc.

    Due to the type of work, you will have excellent tooling knowledge and the ability to ensure cutting strategy suits high volume production.

    With a high attention to details this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance work e.g. automotive.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must be time served with post qualification experience in a technical machining background
  • Ability to program a Hankook machine with Fanuc controls
  • Experience of multi axis turning center’s
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.
Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Hours of Work: Fri, Sat and Sunday night’s 6pm – 6am

Established for over 35 years and now one of the UK's leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter to join our busy Machining team based Blackburn.


Responsibilities
  • Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate an Asquith Butler machining centre.
  • Due to the type of work, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.
  • With a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Previous experience in a technical machining background
  • Ability to program and operate an Asquith Butler machining centre with Siemens control.
  • Experience of 3rd and 4th axis is essential and 5th axis would be a strong advantage
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.
Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Reporting to: Engineering Manager
Hours of Work: Fri 4.00pm – 10.00pm, Sat and Sun 6.00am – 6.00pm

Established for over 35 years and now one of the UK's leading and award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter to work weekends for their purpose built facility at the Blackburn site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


Responsibilities

Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate an Asquith Butler machining centre.

Due to the type of work, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.

With a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Previous experience in a technical machining background
  • Ability to program and operate an Asquith Butler machining centre with Siemens control.
  • Experience of 3rd and 4th axis is essential and 5th axis would be a strong advantage
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.

Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
Hours of Work: Night Shift

Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading and award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter to work weekends for their purpose built facility at the Blackburn site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


Responsibilities

Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate vertical and horizontal CNC Machining Centers.

Due to the type of work, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.

With a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • A minimum of 5 years’ post qualification experience in a technical machining background
  • Ability to program one of the following controls Mazak is essential
  • Experience of 3rd and 4th axis is essential and 5th axis would be a strong advantage
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.

Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Department: WEC Machining
Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
Hours of Work: Shift Rotation 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm

WEC Group Ltd, established for over 35 years and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning engineering, fabrication and machining companies, requires an experienced and gifted CNC Programmer/Setter for their purpose built facility at the Blackburn site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


Responsibilities

Working within a predominantly medium to high batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate Haas controls.

Due to the type of work, you will have excellent tooling knowledge and the ability to ensure cutting strategy suits high volume production.

With a high attention to details this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance work e.g. automotive

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Must be time served with post qualification experience in a technical machining background
  • Ability to program Haas controls
  • Experience of multi axis turning centres
  • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
  • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
  • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
  • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
  • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team

Working Location/Environment

Blackburn, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


5750 Components - Liverpool

Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
Reporting to: Manager
Hours of Work:40 Hours

Established for over 35 years and now one of the UK’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Sales Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Knowsley, Liverpool.
This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


Responsibilities
  • To quote and sell the services of laser cutting, waterjet cutting, press brake, welding and sub-con operations
  • Promote the products and services of this sub contract division
  • Quote existing customers, maintaining a high standard of service
  • Maintain and grow current customer working relationships

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

Ideally candidates should have experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry, preferably from a laser cutting, profiling, or aqua jet cutting background.

Ideal candidates must have excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings to discuss solutions and be able to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner.

Working Location/Environment
Knowsley, Merseyside

Company Benefits
  • Excellent and highly competitive remuneration package and salary
  • Excellent unlimited bonuses based on over achieving sales targets and profitability
  • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
Reporting to: Manager
Hours of Work: 37hrs per week- 3 shift rotations 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am

5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.
5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Press Brake Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
Ideal candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Previous experience within a Press Brake Operator role is essential.
  • Good understanding of engineering drawings.
  • Excellent attendance and timekeeping is essential.
  • FLT licence preferred.
  • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
  • Able to work proactively to improve productivity and efficiency.
  • Availability to work overtime when necessary.

  • Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • Excellent and highly competitive remuneration package and salary
    • Excellent unlimited bonuses based on over achieving sales targets and profitability
    • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 8.00am – 4.30pm, 40 hrs per week

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Programmer to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have experience programming flatbed Lasers or punches.
    • Must be able to read and understand assembly and component engineering drawings.
    • Understanding of developing parts, forming and fabrication.
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    DNA Metalwork - Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: DNA
    Reporting to: Commercial Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon – Thu 8am – 5pm, Fri 8am – 4pm

    The multi award winning Engineering company WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator to join our team at DNA Metalwork, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities

  • Working from Customer drawings to produce detailed quotations
  • Producing accurate and detailed manufacturing cost estimates generated from detailed client manufacturing drawings
  • Leasing with the production team and assist in monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
  • Create full routing information including labour and material costing
  • Liaise with sub-contract suppliers as required
  • Input all information in to the computer system in order to produce full quotations to the sales department
  • Monitoring your own enquiries within the company and speaking direct with customers and end users
  • Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress.

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Ability to read and interpret customer engineering drawings
  • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within laser cutting, press braking and fabrication (Removed some comments).
  • Experience and understanding of producing flat patterns from pressed profiles would be advantageous.
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD & Sigmanest (or similar would be advantageous)
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with both suppliers and customers.
  • Fully computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office.

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday per year
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Death in Service Award
    • Free secure parking
    • Health care scheme

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    Sherburn Metalwork - Elmet, Yorkshire

    Location: Elmet, Yorkshire
    Department: Sherburn Metalwork
    Reporting to: General Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm

    Sherburn Metalwork Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Administrator to join our team at Sherburn Metalwork, part of the WEC Group based in Sherburn in Elmet.


    Responsibilities

  • Liaising with Production Team Leaders and shop floor staff to collate production information
  • Inputting production book information onto job costing system
  • Experience of accounts / invoice queries etc
  • Goods inwards booking in and onto system
  • Logging daily clocking’s / time and attendance
  • Experience of payroll, preparing exceptions / production bonus for the payroll department etc
  • Filing, photocopying, scanning and any other general administration tasks
  • Answering and dealing with incoming calls
  • To adhere to all health and safety
  • Any other ad hoc duties

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Computer Literate
  • Previous experience within a general administration support role
  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office
  • Experience of Microsoft access desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Ability to work well on own initiative or as part of a team
  • Ability to multi-task and with a high level of attention to detail

  • Working Location/Environment

    Sherburn in Elmet, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday per year
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Death in Service Award
    • Free secure parking
    • Childcare Vouchers scheme in Operation
    • Health care scheme

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    WEC Waterjet - Blackburn

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Waterjet
    Reporting to: Sales Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Waterjet Cutting Sales Executive to join our busy and expanding team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities

    • Promote the products and services of this sub contract division
    • Quote existing customers, maintaining a high standard of service
    • Maintain and grow current customer working relationships


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Ideally candidates should have experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry, preferably from a waterjet cutting, profiling, or laser cutting background.

    Ideal candidates must have excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings to discuss solutions and be able to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner.


    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • Quarterly Bonus
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    HTA Group - Coventry

    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reporting to: Weld Inspector
    Working Hours: Mon - Thu 7.30am-4pm and Fri 7.30- 3.00pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary package for a motivated and driven Linisher based at HTA Group in Coventry, looking to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the UK’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Linisher to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group in Coventry, part of the WEC Group.

    Responsibilities
    • Ability to linish metals to required standard.
    • Be skilled in the use of various linishing/polishing machines, deburring tools, grinders, polishing compounds, orbital hand tools
    • Complete operations within allocated time • Improve processes
    • Visual inspection of components to ensure that it meet the requirements
    • Ensure compliance to Health and safety standards as directed by the Company
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit
    • of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices
    • Skills and Experie Self-motivated and focused
    • Reliable and enthusiastic
    • Able to work to deadlines efficiently and accurately
    • Able to follow instructions carefully and precisel
    Personal Attributes
    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Reliable and enthusiastic
    • Able to work to deadlines efficiently and accurately
    • Able to follow instructions carefully and precisely
    • Good understanding of English

    Working Location/Environment
    HTA Group in Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Car Parking
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reporting to: Technical Manager
    Working Hours: Mon - Friday 6am-2pm or 2pm-10pm (37.5 hours)

    As a Quality Technician you will be responsible for performing inspections of finished company product and initiating corrective actions, and will be a key member of the Quality department.

    Responsibilities

    • Liaising with production and inspection staff on quality issues
    • Implementing and Maintaining agreed quality procedures
    • Working within an ISO 9001 Management System
    • Reading Engineering drawings GD&T
    • To maintain component traceability systems
    • To carry out regular in-process and final inspection
    • To perform CMM Inspection and produce reports
    • To enter appropriate records into QA and production databases
    • Support and Developing Production part approval process (PPAP)
    • To support production in meeting delivery targets
    • Fully comply with company policies including Health and Safety at all times
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices

    Personal Attributes
    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Good verbal and written communication
    • Mobile and flexible; able to respond to various issues with autonomy
    • Excellent communication skills
    • High attention to detail
    • The ability to work in a high pressure environment
    • Ability to use own initiative
    • Flexible on shift pattern

    Working Location/Environment
    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Company Sick Pay
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Car Parking
    • Free Drinks

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    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reporting to: Director
    Working Hours: Mon - Friday 8am-5pm 42.5hrs per week

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Cutting Industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.

    Responsibilities
    • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
    • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of
    • Responsible for monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
    • Promote the products and services of WEC Group
    • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
    • Reporting to the Sales Director at regular meetings to review KPI targets
    • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)
    Knowledge

      The candidate must have direct relevant experience within the Tube Laser Cutting Industry, and the necessary customer data base knowledge to grow sales.


    Objectives

      An opportunity exists for a self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our Tube Laser Cutting Services. The underlying objective is to develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.


    Working Location/Environment
    Office based in Coventry depending on home location covering the West Midlands

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Company Sick Pay
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Car Parking

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    Location: Coventry West Midlands
    Reporting to: Lead J.S.M/Programming Engineer
    Working Hours: Mon - Thurs 7.30am - 4pm, Fri 7.30am - 3pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary package for a motivated and driven Manufacturing CAD Engineer based at HTA Group in Coventry, looking to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the UK's leading and multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Manufacturing CAD Engineer to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group in Coventry, part of the WEC Group.

    Responsibilities

    • Model/Drawing Creation
    • BOA Creation
    • Interpret Engineering drawings, geometric tolerances and weld notes
    • Use Solid Works 2D/3D design software and/or experience in Inventor
    • Create 3D, folding and assembly parts
    • Customer contact
    • Failure proofing of products
    • Have input in designing and developing new products as well as existing ones
    • Ensuring all product and system requirements are taken into account from conception to finished result
    • Liaise with production and inspection staff on quality and improvement issues
    • Support and developing Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
    • Ensure that all department procedures are adhered to
    • Any other duties as and when required

    Skills and Experience

    • Self-motivated and focused
    • High attention to detail
    • Good verbal and communication skills
    • Analytical, influencing and creative thinker
    • The ability to work with multiple programs and deadlines in a high pressure environment
    • Ability to work using own initiative
    • Ability to take full ownership of decisions and actions
    • Have a can do, positive attitude


    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    Location: Coventry West Midlands
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
    Working Hours: Mon - Thurs 7.30am - 4pm, Fri 7.30am - 3pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary package for a motivated and driven Production Welder based at HTA Group in Coventry, looking to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Production Welder to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group in Coventry, part of the WEC Group.

    Responsibilities

    • Ability to read, understand and interpret the engineering drawings
    • Accurately record all job bookings
    • Complete operations within allocated time
    • Improve processes
    • Visual inspection of components to ensure that it meet the requirements
    • Undertake first off inspections where required
    • Undertake welder coding test as and if required
    • Ensure compliance to Health and safety standards as directed by the Company
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices

    Skills and Experience

    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Relevant NVQ or equivalent Qualifications
    • Reliable and enthusiastic
    • Able to work to deadlines efficiently and accurately
    • Able to follow instructions carefully and precisely
    • Ability to carry out basic Maths including additions, subtractions, multiplications and division
    • Good understanding of English


    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    Location: Coventry West Midlands
    Reporting to: Laser Shift Team Leader
    Working Hours: 6am-2pm Monday to Friday, 2pm - 10pm Monday to Thursday (Shift Rotation)

    Responsibilities

    • Set and operate the CNC flatbed laser cutting machines
    • Perform tasks as directed by the Line Manager
    • Operate the CNC flatbed laser cutting machine with an operating automated systems, and other machinery used in the production process, or assist other machine operators
    • Be able to interpret engineering drawings
    • Distinguish Material types including Aluminium, Steel, Stainless Steel
    • Load programs and set machine parameters to ensure optimal performance of the equipment
    • Keep work area clean and organized
    • Lift raw materials, final products and items packed for shipment manually or using hoist
    • Ensure adherence to agreed processes at all time
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices

    Personal Attributes

    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Excellent communication skills
    • High attention to detail
    • Ability to work in a high pressure environment
    • Good team member
    • Have a positive "Can Do" attitude and willingness to complete other work in the work shop from time to time as and when needed


    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    Location: Coventry West Midlands
    Reporting to: Fold Shift Team Leader
    Working Hours: 6am-2pm Monday to Friday, 2pm - 10pm Monday to Friday (Shift Rotation)

    Responsibilities

    • To read, interpret and understand engineering drawings
    • Ensure all job bookings accurately recorded
    • Completing operations within allocated time
    • Improve the processes where possible
    • Visually inspect the components to ensure that it meets the requirements
    • To undertake first off inspections where required
    • To ensure compliance to Health and safety standards as directed by the Company
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices

    Personal Attributes

    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Relevant NVQ or equivalent Qualifications
    • Reliable and enthusiastic
    • Able to work to deadlines efficiently and accurately
    • Able to follow instructions carefully and precisely
    • Ability to carry out basic Maths including additions, subtractions, multiplications and division
    • Good understanding of English


    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    Location: Coventry West Midlands
    Reporting to: Fold Shift Team Leader
    Working Hours: 10pm – 6am Mon to Fri

    Responsibilities

    • To read, interpret and understand engineering drawings
    • Ensure all job bookings accurately recorded
    • Completing operations within allocated time
    • Improve the processes where possible
    • Visually inspect the components to ensure that it meets the requirements
    • To undertake first off inspections where required
    • To ensure compliance to Health and safety standards as directed by the Company
    • Any other duties that may fit into the remit of this role as and when required
    • This is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed at any time to reflect current or changing practices

    Personal Attributes

    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Relevant NVQ or equivalent Qualifications
    • Reliable and enthusiastic
    • Able to work to deadlines efficiently and accurately
    • Able to follow instructions carefully and precisely
    • Ability to carry out basic Maths including additions, subtractions, multiplications and division
    • Good understanding of English


    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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    MTL Advanced - Rotherham

    Location: Rotherham
    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Laser Manager
    Hours of Work:6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10am-6pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Fettler, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Responsibilities
    • To grind off imperfections on materials
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any other ad hod duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Fettling experience
    • Overhead crane / slinging and lifting skills
    • Warehousing experience
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Good communication Skills
    • Be flexible and diligent attitude

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham
    Department: Press and Machining
    Reporting to:Team Leader
    Hours of Work:6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10am-6pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Fork Lift Truck Driver, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Responsibilities
    • Efficient unloading, handling and storage of internal material, e.g., steel, stainless steel, aluminium etc. to appropriate holding area
    • Ensuring correct storage inside with location of materials updated on computer
    • Sorting and feeding production with materials to production plans including assisting with maneuvering of materials on to and off the machines, either by crane or manually.
    • Housekeeping - ensuring the cleanliness and tidiness of the Departments and Profile Compound are maintained to a high standard at all times to comply with Health and Safety standards.
    • Maximise the uptime of the machines by delivering materials in a timely manner
    • Maintain accurate stock representation of the press racks

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Fork Lift Truck – Counterbalance Licence – Side loader
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills
    • Experience in a similar role/environment

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham
    Department: Logistics
    Reporting to:Logistics Team Leader
    Hours of Work:Mon – Thu 7am – 4pm, Fri 7am – 3pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Logistics Operator, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Responsibilities
    • Palletisation of products / filling stillages
    • Loading / Unloading of in-house / sub-contracts vehicles
    • Accurate counting / labeling / identification of product in line with quality procedures
    • Storage of products in appropriate warehousing, ensuring safe housekeeping standards

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Fork Lift Truck Licence
    • Warehousing experience
    • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills (Desirable)

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Team Leader
    Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week, 3 shift rotation

    The multi award winning Engineering company WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic General Operative to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • Efficient unloading, handling and storage of internal material, e.g., steel, stainless steel, aluminium etc. to appropriate holding area
    • Ensuring correct storage inside with location of materials updated on computer
    • Sorting and feeding production with materials to production plans including assisting with maneuvering of materials on to and off the machines, either by crane or manually.
    • Housekeeping - ensuring the cleanliness and tidiness of the Departments and Profile Compound are maintained to a high standard at all times to comply with Health and Safety standards.
    • Maximise the uptime of the machines by delivering materials in a timely manner
    • Maintain accurate stock representation of the press racks
    • Ensure a Caterpillar Tier 4 stock count is carried out daily

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Fork Lift Truck – Counterbalance Licence – Side loader
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills
    • Experience in a similar role/environment

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 7am – 4pm

    The multi award winning Engineering company WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Administrator to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group Ltd based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • Liaising with Production Team Leaders and shop floor staff to collate production information
    • Inputting production book information onto job costing system
    • Entering all collated information into spreadsheets to prepare reports and production statistics
    • Filing, photocopying, scanning and any other general administration tasks
    • Answering and dealing with incoming calls
    • Providing administration support to other divisions within the group as required
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any other ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Computer Literate
    • Previous experience within an administration support role
    • Fully competent in Microsoft Office, in particular Microsoft Excel with knowledge of formulas
    • Excellent communication and organization skills
    • Ability to work well on own initiative or as part of a team
    • Ability to multi-task and with a high level of attention to detail

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Press Team Leader
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am -2pm, 2.00pm -10.00pm, 10.00pm – 6.00am

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Press Brke Operator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • Operating press brake machine, ensuring it runs continuously to ensure maximum productivity
    • Producing orders on time and to the correct quality standard
    • Manoeuvring of materials on to and off the press machines, either by crane or manually
    • Setting up the machine by reading engineering drawings, programming, tooling changes
    • Marking up of pressed parts and packing

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience operating a press brake machine
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Competent in the use of all forms of measuring equipment including verniers, rulers, angle measuring devices
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am -2pm, 2.00pm -10.00pm, 10.00pm – 6.00am

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Production Assistant to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities

    • Ensuring material is checked for size, thickness and grade, prior to cutting and to inform the operator of any quality concerns regarding the material.
    • Ensure laser machines are supplied with the correct materials in a timely manner to ensure production schedules are met.
    • Ensure ‘One offs’ are completed at all times.
    • Ensure customer orders on produced ‘On Time and In Full‘ time to required quality standard.
    • Marking up of cut parts, cleaning etc.
    • Ensure all Safety / Rules / Standards are adhered to, ensuring correct Personal Protective Equipment is worn at all times.
    • All machine and personal safety procedures to be followed at all times
    • Pass on all relevant information to the next shift, who are about to start work
    • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next part of the process in a timely manner
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any other ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation and additional MTL requirements
    • Understanding of Company quality procedures and specific customer requirements
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Slinging and lifting crane experience

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to:Paint Shop Manager
    Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week , 3 shift rotation

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Paint Shop Sprayer to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities

      Working inside a spray bake facility, this role will be working as part of team shot blasting metal parts that meet customer’s specifications. Duties include:

    • Preparing work to extremely high standards
    • Stripping, fitting and re-building parts where necessary
    • Working to specific production schedules
    • Completing all administrative procedures relating to paint area
    • Maintaining a clean, tidy and safe working environment
    • Adhering to COSHH
    • Attending meetings as and when needed
    • Any other ad hoc duties as may be required within the production environment

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Previous experience of using an airless sprayer
    • Experience of using 2 pack paint is essential
    • Be fully conversant in both written and verbal English
    • Able to read and understand engineering drawings and masking instructions

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Logistics Team Leader
    Hours of Work: 6am – 14.00pm, 14.00pm – 22.00pm, 37.50 hours pw

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Despatch / Packer Operator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • Palletisation of products / filling stillages
    • Working to packing lists and customer deadlines
    • Loading / Unloading of in-house / sub-contracts vehicles
    • Accurate counting / labeling / identification of product in line with quality procedures
    • Storage of products in appropriate warehousing, ensuring safe housekeeping standards

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Counterbalance and Side-loader Fork Lift Truck License
    • Warehousing experience
    • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills (Desirable)
    • Manual Handling

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Production
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of Work: 6.00am – 2.00pm / 10.00pm to 6.00am

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Fabrication Shift Manager to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • To layout and organize the production process to provide maximum efficiency and process control.
    • To ensure commercial aspect of all decisions are made a priority
    • Implement and maintain strict quality controls across the fabrication process
    • To ensure team members are fully trained:- to use the relevant machines and equipment; to be able to read drawings; to produce the required quality; and to maximize efficiency
    • To manage the department and ensure that all employees fulfil their respective responsibilities.
    • To apply best practice in work methods and material handling to reduce hazards and risk of accidents and to ensure a safe working environment which complies with Health & Safety Standards
    • To develop personnel in line with their capabilities, expectations and the company’s requirements
    • To actively seek and apply continuous improvements to all processes including the management system

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Previous experience in relevant environment preferable
    • Good understanding of fabrication and welding processes
    • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements
    • Understanding of company quality procedures and specific customer requirements.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with customers on quality and service
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and lead and manage others to achieve desired results
    • Management experience
    • Team leadership and motivational skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Results oriented change agent who is an effective business systems thinker
    • Excellent Communicator

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Quality
    Reporting to: Quality Manager
    Hours of Work: 41.5 hours per week

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Quality Engineer to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • Performing inspection of finished assemblies
    • Take Ownership of Defence and Rail Quality Performance
    • Review of ISIR and FAIR reports prior to submission
    • First point of contact for internal quality concerns
    • Investigate Non-conformances, both internal and external and implement CAPA measures
    • Compilation and submission of PPAP documents as requested by customers
    • Report internal process performance data weekly (CCIR Action Log)
    • Provide inspection support as required (Absence/ Workload)
    • Review and approval of concessions prior to submission to customers
    • Conduct QHSE management audits
    • Conduct and lead 8D investigation reports issued by QHSEL Manager
    • Development of process controls for specific processes
    • Generating Supplier Corrective Action Reports (SCAR’s) follow up to ensure effective CAPA are implemented

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Essential:

    • Minimum HND / equivalent in a related Engineering of Quality related discipline
    • 3 years' experience in a similar role
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • Performing internal audits Certification (ISO9001/ TS16949/ AS9100)
    • Eye for detail
    • Core Tools (AIAG) and RCA Qualification/ Experience

    Desired:

    • Knowledge of Defence and/ or Rail requirements
    • Welding Inspection Qualification

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Laser Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Operator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.

    Responsibilities
    • Ensuring material is checked for size, thickness and grade, prior to cutting and to inform the Team Leader of any quality concerns regarding the material.
    • Ensure 'One offs' are completed at all times
    • Responsible for quality of components that have been cut on the machine and standard of fettling if required.
    • Ensure customer orders are produced On Time and In Full time to required quality standard.
    • Marking up of cut parts, cleaning and fettling parts.
    • Assisting colleagues on shift, e.g. trainees, apprentices etc.
    • Ensure all Safety / Rules / Standards are adhered to, ensuring correct Personal Protective Equipment is worn at all times.
    • All control cards and nestings are filled in correctly, taking note of any special instructions.
    • All machine and personal safety procedures to be followed at all times
    • Pass on all relevant information to the next shift, who are about to start work
    • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next part of the process in a timely manner
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Relevant machine experience
    • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation and additional MTL requirements
    • Understanding of Company quality procedures and specific customer requirements
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Slinging and lifting crane experience
    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension
    • Death in Service Award
    • Childcare Vouchers
    • Healthcare Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Fabrication Production Manager
    Hours of Work: Shift rotation 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm

    The Multi-award winning WEC Group is looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic Plater/Welder to join our team MTL Advanced based in Rotherham, Yorkshire.

    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.

    Responsibilities
    • To review engineering drawings for parts to be fabricated/welded
    • Perform welding/plating activities
    • Ensure tolerances and parameters are met to satisfy quality and output.
    • Ensure production timings are met/exceeded
    • Follow company rules and adhere to procedures and Health and Safety standards
    • Work as part of a team to produce orders on time and within customer expectation/quality requirements
    • Carry out and record daily/weekly/monthly maintenance and safety checks
    • Ensure correct marking up of component parts

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Welding & Fabrication experience and qualifications
    • Must be coded to BS EN ISO9606-1 fillet and butt weld standard
    • Experienced in MIG and TIG welding with the ability to read engineering drawings
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Good communicator at all levels
    • Knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation

    Working Location/Environment
    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • Shift allowances
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Death in Service Award
    • Computershare Voucher Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Machining Team Leader
    Hours of Work: Shift rotation of 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm. 37.5 hrs

    Established for over 35 years, and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CNC Machinist to join our busy and expanding division at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham, Yorkshire.

    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • Operating machines to produce orders on time and to the correct quality standard
    • Ensure correct marking up of component parts and use of the labelling system
    • Work with Senior Manufacturing Engineer to determine feasibility of machining new products
    • Writing and providing programmes for all machines as required
    • Maintaining and control a current programmer register and tool inventory
    • Working with jigs and fixtures
    • Cleaning and maintaining machines as required

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    • Must have previous experience setting and operating vertical machining centres using Fanuc controls
    • Slinging and lifting crane experience is essential
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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