Current Vacancies

For the vacancies listed below, you can apply online or download an application form and send to: Recruitment, WEC Group Ltd, Springvale House, Springvale Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2ES or email: WEC Recruitment.

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WEC Group Training Academy - Engineering Apprenticeships

We are now accepting applications for our Welding/Fabrication, Mechanical Engineering Apprentices and Technical Production Engineering Apprenticeships to start in September 2019 in Lancashire (Blackburn & Darwen), Yorshire (Rotherham & Sherburn-in-Elmet) and Merseyside (Knowsley).

This is an amazing opportunity to learn life skills whilst gaining a qualification through our award winning apprenticeship scheme! An apprenticeship allows you to earn money whilst learning on the job.

We are currently recruiting for:

  • Welding & Fabrication Apprentices
  • Laser Operator Apprentices
  • Press Brake 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 early 2019.


WEC Group - Scotland

Location: Scotland
Department: WEC Group
Reporting to: National Sales Manager
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8:00am-5pm

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 North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the Laser Cutting/ Profiling/ Tube Laser Cutting Industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.


Objectives

Opportunities exist for 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 manage an existing and further 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.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience

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

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)

Working Location/Environment

Scotland


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

Apply Now


WEC Group - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: Human Resources
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

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


Responsibilities
  • Cost effectively source and recruit staff for the Group, via direct adverts, head hunting and liaising with agencies
  • To provide full support to the hiring managers
  • Drafting and posting job adverts on external job boards and social networking sites
  • Full candidate management including managing adverts and arranging interviews
  • Liaising with senior managers
  • Managing and negotiating offers of employment, including administration of offer letters and contracts etc.
  • Create and maintain great quality relationships with all key stakeholders
  • Maintain accurate and confidential records in relation to personnel information and documentation ensuring that starters, leavers, maternity/paternity leave and employment changes are processed to meet both legislative and Company requirements including the request and follow up of references for all new employees
  • Provide and maintain management spread sheets, including, staff turnover information, absence and disciplinary records
  • Produce reports using the recruitment system and Excel
  • Provide support to the payroll department in relation to starter/leaver information, employee amendments, salary and data changes
  • Carry out any ‘ad hoc’ assignments as and when required

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • Previous experience within recruitment is essential, preferably in the Engineering sector
  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s or equivalent including Math’s and English at grade C or above
  • Ability to work well under pressure, on your own initiative and to tight deadlines in a fast paced office environment
  • Excellent computer literacy and numeracy skills
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to work pro-actively to improve efficiency and cost reduction
  • Flexible and proven experience to multi task
  • Full UK Driving license required to travel between sites when requested

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


WEC Fabrication - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm
Department: WEC Fabrication

WEC Group Ltd, established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning engineering, fabrication and machining companies, requires an experienced Welding Engineer (R.W.C) for their Darwen site.

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

Responsibilities

As Welding Engineer you will be responsible for controlling the quality of welding in our fabrication departments. Sustaining and improving the quality of welding across the facility including:

  • Control of our existing Welding Procedure and welder qualification.
  • Organizing new Welding Procedures and welder qualifications.
  • Advising Estimating and Engineering department to ensure we have welding.
  • procedures and welders qualified to cover the requirements to customer drawings and specifications.
  • Advising Estimating and Engineering department on the NDE requirements to customer drawings and specifications.
  • Communicate with all other welding coordinators in the group to avoid duplication of tasks.
  • Shop floor audits to ensure the quality of the welding and the quality system is being maintained in respect of welding.
  • Produce Weld Maps when required.
  • Ensure all Welding equipment is being maintained and calibrated.
  • To be part of the Monthly Welding Review to ensure Continuous welding improvements.
  • Management of welding non-conformances in our fabrication departments.
  • Customer and colleague interaction- team work.
  • Non-compliance resolution.
  • Maintaining Quality Documents.

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • A Time Served Engineer ideally with welding Inspection qualifications/experience.
  • A good knowledge of CE 1090 requirements.
  • Highly motivated team player with a total understanding of right first time quality.
  • Organised and efficient you will be able to prioritise workloads to ensure the production targets and customer delivery dates are achieved.

  • 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
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm
    Department: Engineering

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Business Development/ Sales Engineer to join our team based in Darwen.

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

    Responsibilities
  • Following up on sales leads
  • Bringing new business to the division
  • Re-developing dormant accounts
  • Producing accurate and detailed manufacturing cost estimates generated from detailed client manufacturing drawings
  • Monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
  • Creating full routing information including labour and material costing
  • Liaising with sub-contract suppliers, internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress.
  • Inputting all information in to the computer system in order to produce full quotations

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Ability to read and interpret customer engineering drawings
  • Conversant in welding & fabrication techniques
  • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within medium and large scale sheet metal fabrication
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with both suppliers and customers
  • Fully computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office

  • 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 CCTV - Darwen

    Department: CCTV
    Reporting to: General Manager
    Hours of Work: 42.5 hours per week

    Established for over 30 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an Internal Sales Engineer to join our expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.


    Responsibilities
  • To quote and sell the services of the CCTV Division
  • Source new sales opportunities through outbound cold calls and emails
  • Quote existing customers, maintaining a high standard of service
  • Maintain and grow current customer working relationships

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Similar sales experience within the Engineering industry, preferably from a security background.
  • Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills
  • Ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings
  • Ability to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner.

  • Company Benefits
  • Competitive renumeration package and salary
  • 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 Laser - Darwen

    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Programming Manager
    Hours of Work: 8am-5pm

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit a Tube Laser Programmer to join our expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must have experience programming tube and box section processing lasers or profiling machines
  • 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.
  • ArTube software and previous experience in a 3D software environment (like SolidWorks) is an advantage.

  • Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire


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

  • Apply Now

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

    Established for over 30 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit a Production Assembler to join our expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.


    Responsibilities
  • Assembling sheet-metal to 2D drawings
  • Using hand and power tools
  • Producing a high level of quality goods
  • Maintaining general housekeeping

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Previous proven experience in a similar role working in an industrial / manufacturing environment is essential
  • Hard working and conscientious attitude
  • Ability to work on own initiative and without constant supervision
  • Reliable and flexible approach to working hours including overtime
  • Numeracy & literacy skills

  • 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

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

    Established 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 Press Brake Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser Engineering team based in Darwen, Lancs.

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


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Proven experience in programming, setting and operating Trumpf press brakes is preferred however full training will be provided
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative essential
  • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship essential
  • Sheet metal working background preferred essential

  • 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

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

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Skilled Welder/ Fabricator to join our busy Laser team based in Darwen, Lancs.

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


    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

  • 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

    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: 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
    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: Mon – Fri 6am – 2.30pm

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Production Assistant to join our busy and expanding team based in Knowsley, Liverpool.


    Responsibilities
    • To collate orders & prepare for despatch
    • Generate delivery paperwork and purchase orders
    • Prepare orders for sub contract work
    • Organising external couriers

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • IT Literate
    • Well Organised
    • Enthusiastic & Driven
    • Pro Active
    • Engineering background is beneficial
    • Counterbalance FLT would be an advantage

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Director
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm

    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 driven Welding & Fabrication Supervisor to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Responsibilities
    • Oversee the shop floor team to ensure all targets and deadlines are met
    • Maximizing productivity at all times
    • Maintaining and improving excellent work standards
    • Ensuring all staff are trained to the required level
    • Exercise own judgment and initiative and work with limited supervision
    • To identify potential improvements and successfully implement changes
    • Lead a culture of continuous process improvements
    • Utilise company and client standards and guidelines and promote best practice
    • To produce reports and statistics on performance as and when required
    • To ensure that all requirements under health and safety legislation are adhered to

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Experience managing staff within an Engineering company
    • Proven track record of a good hands on skill set
    • Ability to work under pressure in a hands on environment
    • Self-motivated and have excellent attention to detail
    • Good IT skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Must have a Welding/fabrication background

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    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 Laser Operator to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience as a Tube / Box Section Laser Operator, Adige experience would be an advantage
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • 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
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm

    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 Tube Laser Programme to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have experience programming tube and box section processing lasers or profiling machines
    • 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
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Thurs 8am-4:45pm

    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 HGV Class 2 Driver to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Responsibilities
    • Undertake local deliveries in a 7.5 tonne vehicle and other vehicles when required.
    • Flexible person to undertake local deliveries of steel goods in a fast pace manufacturing environment.
    • Assisting with the final packaging of goods and loading vehicles prior to delivery.
    • Provide HGV cover within the division.
    • Provide holiday cover for vehicles in other departments which may entail various start times, weekend work

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Ideal candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:

    • Must have HGV Cat C1 licence.
    • Must be over 25 for insurance with no more than 6 points.
    • Must be flexible and prepared to do night work/work away from home, including early starts and weekends.
    • Must be willing to undergo FLT training to assist with loading vehicles.
    • Must be willing to undergo HIAB training.
    • Good knowledge of Drivers’ Hours Rules and Taco graph Regulations.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 40hrs 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 Estimator/Internal Sales Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

      Ideal candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:

    • Experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry and perferably from a laser cutting, profiling or waterjet cutting background
    • Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills are essential
    • Ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings
    • Ability to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • Highly competitive renumeration package and salary
    • Unlimited bonus based on 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 Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work:Mon- Thurs 8.00am – 4.30pm Fri 7.00am-3.30pm

    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 enthusiastic and dynamic Skilled MIG Welder to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must be time served and able to MIG 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
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 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 Laser Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience as a Flat Bed Laser Operator, Trumpf or Bystronic an advantage
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • 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 holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

    Apply Now

    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 - Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire

    Location: Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire
    Department: Sherburn Metalwork
    Reporting to: General Manager
    Hours of Work: 06:00 – 14:30 Mon to Thurs, 06:00 – 11:30 Fri and 14:45 – 23:15 Mon to Thurs, 11:45 – 17:15 Fri (37.5hrs 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

    Sherburn-in-Elmet, 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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    Location: Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire
    Department: Sherburn Metalwork
    Reporting to: General Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-4.45pm

    The multi award winning Engineering company, WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Machine operator / setter – Panasonic robot welder to join our team at Sherburn Metalwork, part of the WEC Group based in Sherburn-in-Elmet


    Responsibilities

    • Ensure all orders are completed on time in full
    • Ensure all components produced are of the required quality
    • Filling in job history cards
    • Performing in process inspection of welded products
    • Prepare parts to loaded into the machine – tack welding
    • Clean and complete the products as they come off the machine
    • Any other ad hoc duties


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Knowledge of robotic welding desired but not essential – training will be provided
  • Capable of semi-skilled welding
  • Prepared to learn the skills required to operate the machine
  • Ability to read drawings
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to work well on own initiative
  • 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
    • Health care scheme

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    WEC Waterjet - Blackburn

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WECjet
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm. 42.5hrs per week

    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 CAD/CAM Programmer 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

    • To create 2D CNC CAD Programs with the use of CAD / CAM software
    • Updating and maintaining material & consumable stock lists using Microsoft Excel, Work & Outlook
    • Office Administration duties as required by Sales Manager
    • Preparation of quotations from customer RFQ (Request For Quotation)
    • Dealing with customers both over the phone and in person


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Fully competent in using CAD/CAM Software
  • • Previous experience in a 2D CNC cutting environment is desirable • Previous experience with TruTops software or Flow software packages is desirable although full training will be provided • Fully understand technical drawings & draw or develop flat pattern components. • Experience of sheet metal fabrication is an advantage. • Experience of Microsoft Access Database systems preferable but full training will be provided. • Use of Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word, Outlook is essential. • Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical drawings • Excellent communication skills both written and verbally as you will be required to contact customers on a regular basis


    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

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    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: Production Manager
    Working Hours: Mon - Friday 6am-2pm

    As a Quality Technician you will be responsible for ensuring all parts are manufactured or processed in accordance with process control plans and that production output targets are met.

    Responsibilities

    • Adjust and set Robots to Production specifications
    • Operate machines and process work as instructed
    • Identify and segregate non-conforming stock
    • On the job training can be given as and when needed

    Skills & Experience
    • Ensuring parts are made or processed in accordance with instructions listed
    • Efficiently and effectively operating robot weld cells
    • Adjusting and setting Robotic Weld machines to specification
    • Ensuring parts are made or processed in a prompt manner and production output figures are met

    Working Location/Environment
    Coventry

    Company Benefits
    • 28 days holiday (including Bank holidays) with the potential to increase to 31 days
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Car Parking

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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: 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

    Apply Now


    MTL Advanced - Rotherham

    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Finance
    Reporting to: Estimating Manager

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator to join our team at MTL Advanced 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
  • Responsible for 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 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 would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • 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 + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Finance
    Reporting to: Finance Supervisor

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


    Responsibilities

    To take day to day responsibility for the running of the purchase ledger function within the business from processing of invoices, supplier payments, account reconciliation etc.

    • Entering purchase invoices onto a log and importing into sage approx. 1000 invoices per month.
    • Entering Credit notes onto a log and importing into sage.
    • Supplier Payments via BACS System Monthly. Additionally, any ad hoc pro forma payments as required.
    • Forecast of Supplier payment for Month End Payment Run.
    • Liaising with Suppliers, dealing with invoice and payment queries.
    • Reconciliation of Supplier Statements to Sage Accounts.
    • Scanning and filing various documents into relevant folders.
    • Ensure filing is accurate and up to date.
    • Other finance duties as required within a busy small team.
    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Computer Literate
  • Working knowledge of Sage Accounts software
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Packages, i.e. Excel, Word etc.

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Production Assistants 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 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
  • To support the laser operator in keeping the running to the best potential/efficiency.
  • Labelling and marking of parts and materials.
  • Unloading and grinding parts with the overhead crane to meet quality standards.
  • Supporting team leaders within the department with other duties ie.housekeeping.
  • 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 + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Maintenance
    Reporting to:Production Manager
    Hours of Work: 08.00am – 4.00pm

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


    Responsibilities
  • Organising routine servicing schedules/ppm schedules for multiple machines
  • Ability to research principles of machine operation to facilitate repairs
  • Fitting new parts
  • Carrying out quality inspections
  • Fixing faults or arranging for replacements to be installed
  • Keeping maintenance manager informed of progress
  • Making scheduled checks on machinery and parts
  • Finding and fixing faults
  • Oiling and cleaning machinery and parts
  • Overhauling and replacing parts according to schedule
  • Responding immediately to machinery breakdowns

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • An aptitude for math’s, science and technology
    • 16th / 17th edition electrical desirable
    • Understanding of electronic systems and ability to repair
    • Good Computing, literacy and numeracy skills
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • An understanding of engineering drawings and principles
    • Able to research and learn on own initiative
    • Basic understanding of mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical beneficial

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Operations Manager
    Reporting to: Team Leader
    Hours of Work: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10am-6pm

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


    Responsibilities
  • Efficient unloading, handling and storage of internal material, e.g.,
  • 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 racksv

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • B2
    • 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
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

    Apply Now

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

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Machine Shop Senior Team Leader to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
  • As a “Supervisor” you are responsible for the team’s performance in line with the terms of the current plans, measure in terms of output, quality, safety etc.
  • To create a plan which allows the team to effectively produce customer’s orders “On time and In Full” by strictly adhering to the production schedule.
  • Ensure the team fully understand the plan and our expectations in terms of deployment of resources, documentation and quality requirements.
  • Ensure the team records contract documentation, complete time sheets correctly and maintain high standards of workmanship.
  • Work with team to ensure a robust shift handover system is followed.
  • Ensure any machine/maintenance faults and problem are fixed/repaired/reported and logged to the respective fabrication service provider requesting a service engineer within their shift.
  • Drive the team to ensure correct marking up of component parts and use of the labelling system is adhered to.
  • Implement effectively the processes of change which occur within the team and department.
  • To maintain a “No Fault Forward” environment.

  • 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
    • Ability to lead and manage others to achieve desired results
    • Communications Skills within Management Team

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: MTL
    Reporting to: Group Financial Director / MTL General Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-4pm

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

    As part of the Group Finance Team, to ensure the integrity of local accounting, reporting and finance processes, including Statutory and Group requirements and policies, and to provide a strong finance partnering service to the business. As part of the MTL Management Team, to contribute to the wider business, seeking out improvement opportunities and challenging status quo as appropriate.


    Responsibilities
    • Manage MTL Finance function to provide a professional and efficient service underpinning validity of ledgers, records, cash & banks and general internal control environment.
    • Review monthly stock and WIP accounting and outcome. Proactively investigate stock movements and material usage performance.
    • Continually review costing assumptions related to material and waste standards and hourly cost recovery rates, to ensure appropriateness. Ensure system parameters are maintained accordingly.
    • Lead monthly and annual closing processes to consistently achieve departmental deadlines. Ensure reliable, accurate and timely closings.
    • Production of monthly management accounts with appropriate commentary in line with Group deadlines (currently 15th of each Calendar month).
    • Be the owner/gatekeeper for the company’s profit share policy and calculations. Support the annual process for presentation of financial forecasts to Group management.
    • Manage Accounts Payable to ensure efficient processes and prompt settlement of vendor accounts.
    • Manage Accounts Receivable to ensure efficient processes and good link with Credit Control. Oversee approval of customer credit limits in line with Group policy. Oversee Credit Control function to ensure timely collection of customer balances.
    • Manage the company’s local cash flow and bank positions, ensuring appropriate liquidity at all times. Group Treasury function available through Darwen Head Office.
    • Review, contract for and manage foreign currency requirements to ensure appropriate hedging in line with Group policy.
    • Manage Cash Books, daily bank reconciliation process and petty cash.
    • Ensure internal control environment is strong and well documented.
    • Ensure full balance sheet reconciliation on a monthly basis as part of closing routines.
    • Monthly standard and other journal entries, including accruals & prepayments.
    • Control Fixed Assets, plant registers, depreciation and capital expenditures, including monthly reporting.
    • Manage system to ensure intercompany balances are reconciled each month and settled promptly.
    • Ensure business meets its obligations relating to VAT, Intrastat and EC Sales reporting.
    • Ensure business meets its obligations relating to Corporate and payroll taxes. Point of contact with HMRC.
    • Involvement in Payroll function vis-a-vis timely and accurate payment of wages & salaries.
    • Ensure processing of payroll journals, reconciliation of all relevant control accounts and settlement of external payroll liabilities.
    • Ensure completion and submission of P11D, PSA, Class 1ANIC and other benefit information.
    • Lead local annual Audit process. Point of contact to auditors. Preparation of annual audit files. Prepare draft annual Statutory Accounts.
    • Various ad-hoc reports & returns to Office for National Statistics.
    • Manage annual review of company insurance through broker.
    • Master the local IT system from an accounting standpoint.
    • Staff mentoring, training & development.
    • Ad hoc analysis and reporting, as required.
    • Manage local Human Resources function, including related areas, eg Reception.

    Behavioural

    • Have a service attitude to the business.
    • Build strong relationships as a team player.
    • Have a good feel for the business – be able to judge whether numbers are right or wrong from first view.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • A technically and analytically strong accountant with a confident approach and attention to detail
    • Commercially aware
    • Sound financial ethics
    • Self-motivated, energetic, determined, positive & flexible
    • Strong on initiative, pro-activeness, uncompromising ethics and integrity.
    • Down to earth personality
    • Deadline oriented, able to work under pressure
    • Strong communicator and team player
    • A mind-set of continuous improvement of processes & efficiencies
    • Constantly seeks out improved ways of working
    • Good problem solver

    Other:

    • Qualified
    • Experience in manufacturing, engineering or similar
    • Experience of change management
    • Microsoft Office
    • Sage Accounting an advantage
    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Programmes
    Reporting to: Programmes Manager
    Hours of Work: Shift rotation of 6am-2pm, 2pm- 10pm and 10pm-6am. 37.5 hours per week

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


    Responsibilities

    You will be responsible for the planning, nesting and expedition of contracts; focussing on Laser Cutting, Press Braking and Fabrication of mid steel and stainless steel materials. Your duties will include:-

    • Reviewing customers’ order requirements against quotation and producing bill of materials from detailed engineering drawings
    • Creating 2D DXF cutting files and programming/nesting for Laser and Plasma Cutting machines
    • Generating and issuing route cards and manufacturing drawings to both production and scheduling
    • Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within Laser cutting, Thermal/Waterjet cutting, Press Braking or Fabrication and welding processes
    • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD is essential
    • Strong working knowledge of SigmaNest or similar nesting package is essential
    • Knowledge of SigmaMRP or similar is advantageous although full training will be provided.
    • Fully computer literate and fully proficient in Microsoft Office

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Press
    Reporting to: Laser Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am – 2pm, 2.00pm – 10.00pm, 10.00pm – 6.

    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 on 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 other 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 + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Sales & Planning
    Reporting to: Sales & Planning Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday to Friday, 7:00am until 16:00pm

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


    Responsibilities
    • To generate nesting programmes for all our Trumpf and Bystronic lasers to support ‘On Time and In Full’ for all MTL customers.
    • Create customer parts within the relevant Programming software in an accurate and timely manner
    • Maximise sheet utilization
    • Communicate with and support all internal customers
    • Maintain material stock levels and raise purchase orders
    • Expedite material deliveries
    • Provide cover as required within scheduling area
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any other ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Previous experience of programming Laser and Plasma cutting machines using Sigmanest and Trutops would be an advantage but not essential. Candidates must be proficient with using Microsoft Office. Good communication and organisational skills are key for this role, as is the ability to work part of a team.


    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension
    • Cycle to work scheme

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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 Brake 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
    Department:Fabrication Production Manager
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of work:Shift Rotation 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm

    Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Plater/Welder to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.

    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 & 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
    • 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
    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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