Skilled Mechanic

Up to £43500 per annum
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Posted: 25 November 2022
Expires: 23 December 2022

Skilled Mechanic

£43,500

Peterborough

Continental Days & Nights (2Days/2nights/4off & 14 day breaks)

gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a Skilled Mechanic to work at their facility based near Peterborough

Performance Objectives

Production

  • Ensure the efficient operation of production machinery
  • Inspect and measure product on a sampling basis at a frequency determined by quality assurance procedures
  • Record the results of all quality checks, highlight out-of-standard results and report to PQA/Shift Manager as required
  • Maintain quality standards by making the necessary adjustments and modifications to machinery
  • Maintain a supply of raw materials and inspect incoming material for defects or poor quality
  • By continued observation, locate, rectify, and record line stoppages and machine breakdowns
  • Identify and implement improvement opportunities that impact safety, spoilage, production, quality, and efficiency

Maintenance, Repairs and Changeovers

  • Identify and analyse faults causing machine failure or below optimum performance, and effect adjustments / tooling changes / repairs
  • Conduct planned maintenance work whilst checking the general condition of machines and ancillary equipment
  • Assist in the development / improvement of the planned maintenance programme
  • Complete planned maintenance activities as per schedule
  • Conduct checks to maintain machine lubrication levels and make any necessary adjustments, if needed
  • Identify and procure spare parts as required
  • Effect improvements to the performance of the equipment on an ongoing basis, with a view to increasing output, improving quality, and reducing spoilage

Maintain record and report the current condition of the line and product in the following:

  • Line logbooks and electronic system
  • Maintenance check sheets
  • Alpha-log
  • Safety observation cards
  • NWA (electronic quality system)

Person Specification

  • Level 3 mechanical apprenticeship or NVQ (motor vehicle, HGV or similar)
  • Required Experience, Skills and Competencies
  • Experience using workshop machinery and measuring equipment (lathe, milling, welding, cutting etc.)
  • Commitment to Health and Safety
  • A drive for continuous improvement
  • Relevant experience in maintaining can making equipment

Apply

Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date: 23/12/2022

"By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy."

Please note
gap technical is operating as an employment business. All adverts are refreshed weekly, applications to be submitted by close of play Friday. 
Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Successful applications will be contacted within one week of the closing date. gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us, you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Here’s our full privacy policy: https://www.gap-technical.com/pages/privacy-policies Thank you for your interest in this role.

 
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Lead Design Engineer
£55000 - £70000 per annum
Coventry, West Midlands
Posted: 03 December 2022
Expires: 31 December 2022

Lead Design Engineer

£55,000 - £70,000 DOE Benefits

Coventry

Days Only (Mon-Fri)

gap technical are proud to be representing this manufacturing business in their search for a Lead Engineer to work at their facility based near Coventry

Performance Objectives

  • Manage and lead design team through all aspects of the product design and development process from initial concept to production, focussing on interior trim
  • Liaise with internal and external customers to define requirements and specifications for new products
  • Create initial concept schemes
  • Generate and manage design release schedules to meet customer requirements
  • Challenge assumptions and think innovatively to solve complex problems
  • Identify new systems and process to drive quality, efficiency and cost reduction
  • Work as an individual contributor or as part of a team on multiple projects of varying size, scope, and complexity
  • Respond quickly to shifting priorities without losing sight of longer range projects and goals
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality departments to ensure a robust and cost-effective design of products
  • Manage CAD models and assemblies utilizing best practice surfacing and solid modelling techniques
  • Ensure design standards and CAD modelling protocols are followed
  • Review and check component and assembly drawings including GD&T, specifications and finishes
  • Manage design document control, including initial costed BOMS to support commercial validation of product
  • Ensure the quality of the departmental output to ensure the designs are accurate and complete, fulfilling all of the necessary requirements
  • Maintain the internal departmental processes and procedures to ensure compliance to QA standards in order to maintain quality accreditations, both internal and customer specific
  • Provision of technical data to the Sales department through commercial bids and customer engagement
  • Support the qualification of new products to validate performance to the necessary specifications and technical requirements
  • Provision of technical support to production departments through problem solving, corrective actions and Continuous Improvement activities

Person Specification

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or Product Design, MEng/MSc preferred
  • Significant experience of Computer Aided Design, Catia V5
  • Understanding and experience of design techniques and methodologies
  • Ability to find robust, elegant, and innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of engineering fundamentals
  • A good understanding of materials and methods-of-manufacture
  • Detailed knowledge of plastic injection moulding and other high-volume manufacturing processes
  • Experience or knowledge of a complex high-volume manufactured consumer product
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, and keep the momentum going on a mix of long and short-term projects
  • Respect and understanding of other disciplines, including Industrial Design, Electronics, Quality, and Manufacturing
  • Ability to understand and interpret product specifications and drawings is essential
  • Strong customer focus

Apply

Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date:

"By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy."

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Lead Design Engineer
£55000 - £70000 per annum
Coventry, West Midlands
Posted: 02 December 2022
Expires: 30 December 2022

Lead Design Engineer

£55,000 - £70,000 DOE Benefits

Coventry

Days Only (Mon-Fri)

gap technical are proud to be representing this manufacturing business in their search for a Lead Engineer to work at their facility based near Coventry

Performance Objectives

  • Manage and lead design team through all aspects of the product design and development process from initial concept to production, focussing on interior trim
  • Liaise with internal and external customers to define requirements and specifications for new products
  • Create initial concept schemes
  • Generate and manage design release schedules to meet customer requirements
  • Challenge assumptions and think innovatively to solve complex problems
  • Identify new systems and process to drive quality, efficiency and cost reduction
  • Work as an individual contributor or as part of a team on multiple projects of varying size, scope, and complexity
  • Respond quickly to shifting priorities without losing sight of longer range projects and goals
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality departments to ensure a robust and cost-effective design of products
  • Manage CAD models and assemblies utilizing best practice surfacing and solid modelling techniques
  • Ensure design standards and CAD modelling protocols are followed
  • Review and check component and assembly drawings including GD&T, specifications and finishes
  • Manage design document control, including initial costed BOMS to support commercial validation of product
  • Ensure the quality of the departmental output to ensure the designs are accurate and complete, fulfilling all of the necessary requirements
  • Maintain the internal departmental processes and procedures to ensure compliance to QA standards in order to maintain quality accreditations, both internal and customer specific
  • Provision of technical data to the Sales department through commercial bids and customer engagement
  • Support the qualification of new products to validate performance to the necessary specifications and technical requirements
  • Provision of technical support to production departments through problem solving, corrective actions and Continuous Improvement activities

Person Specification

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or Product Design, MEng/MSc preferred
  • Significant experience of Computer Aided Design, Catia V5
  • Understanding and experience of design techniques and methodologies
  • Ability to find robust, elegant, and innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of engineering fundamentals
  • A good understanding of materials and methods-of-manufacture
  • Detailed knowledge of plastic injection moulding and other high-volume manufacturing processes
  • Experience or knowledge of a complex high-volume manufactured consumer product
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, and keep the momentum going on a mix of long and short-term projects
  • Respect and understanding of other disciplines, including Industrial Design, Electronics, Quality, and Manufacturing
  • Ability to understand and interpret product specifications and drawings is essential
  • Strong customer focus

Apply

Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date:

"By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy."

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Design Engineer
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Coventry, West Midlands
Posted: 02 December 2022
Expires: 30 December 2022

Design Engineer

£50,000 - £60,000

Coventry

'Days Only

gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a Design Engineer to work at their facility based near Coventry

Performance Objectives

  • Involvement in all aspects of the product design and development process from initial concept to production
  • Liaise with internal and external customers to define requirements and specifications for new products
  • Identify new systems and process to drive quality, efficiency, and cost reduction
  • Work as an individual contributor or as part of a team on multiple projects of varying size, scope, and complexity
  • Respond quickly to shifting priorities without losing sight of longer-range projects and goals
  • Work with Manufacturing and Quality to ensure a robust and cost-effective design of products
  • Create and own CAD models and assemblies utilizing best practice surfacing and solid modelling techniques
  • Manage design document control, including initial costed BOMS to support commercial validation of product
  • Uphold all polices in relation to health, Safety and Welfare

Person Specification

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or Product Design, MEng/MSc preferred
  • High CAD proficiency in Catia V5, typically 5-10 years experience
  • Ability to find robust, elegant, and innovative solutions to complex problems
  • Understanding and experience of design techniques and methodologies
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of engineering fundamentals
  • Familiarity with plastic injection moulding and other high-volume manufacturing processes
  • Ability to sketch and visually communicate ideas quickly and effectively
  • Experience or knowledge of a complex high volume manufactured consumer product would be of benefit

Apply

Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date:

"By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy."

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