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Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor

  • South West, Bournemouth, UK
  • £50000 - £55000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58112

Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor

We currently have a position available for an experienced Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor for one of the local area’s largest and most successful manufacturing businesses  
Our client is a worldwide supplier of precision manufactured products provided to several of the globe’s largest industries.

 

As Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor, you will provide experience within production and R&D, leading and supporting project teams on continuous improvement of existing processes.

 

Key responsibilities as Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor:

  • You will be involved in the new product design reviews, offering input for improvement in the manufacturing process and work flows.
  • Lead and nurture a multi-skilled manufacturing engineering team to produce and implement growth, increasing capacity and reducing costs.
  • Be involved with creating programs and instructions to allow manufacturers to meet customer requirements.
  • Have a focus on continuous improvement.

Experience required as Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor:

  • HNC/D in Engineering Mechanical engineering or apprentice trained with a minimum of 5 years of work experience in this area.
  • 2D and 3D CAD, Ideally SolidWorks
  • Organised, high attention to detail.
  • MRP/ERP Savvy
  • Good understanding of CNC workshop protocols and processes

 

Benefits for Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor:

  • Competitive basic salary £50 – £55k DOE
  • Bonus available
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Parking on site
  • Early finish on a Friday

 

This is a full-time permanent position for the successful Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor. For more information simply apply now or call Alison on 07483 025038 or e-mail alison.francis@holtengineering.co.uk

 

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Expires: 2024/05/09

Maintenance Engineer

  • South West, Poole, UK
  • £32200 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-57638

Maintenance Engineer 

The role of the Maintenance Engineer is to provide a full preventative and breakdown maintenance service across a wide range of production machinery & equipment.  The role will also support the general building maintenance, fault finding, installation and inspection of the electrical infrastructure within company sites.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Electrical & Mechanical repair & preventative maintenance of all machinery, electrical equipment & factory services to a high standard in accordance with manufacturers specifications
  • Electrical/Electronic & Mechanical fault finding and repair on all production equipment including CNC & PLC controlled machinery
  • Undertaking of preventative maintenance schedules and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) related activities (where appropriate)
  • Working within H&S Regulations and company procedures at all times
  • Improve the reliability of machinery and equipment

 
Person Specification

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment and be able to demonstrate previous experience of undertaking preventative maintenance, repairs and installation of electrical, mechanical and electronic equipment
  • HNC/HND – ideally to degree level or equivalent
  • Effective fault finding skills
  • A strong understanding of PLC’s
  • Ability to lead a team or autonomously
  • Extensive CNC machine maintenance experience – preferable
  • Electro-Mechanical skills including Hydraulics, Pneumatics & Industrial Control
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to identify and implement solutions to prevent reoccurrence of breakdowns
  • C&G 2391 Inspection & Test & 17th Edition IEE Certification or equivalent is advantageous
  • A drive to improve reliability of machinery and equipment through Continuous Improvement

If you are interested in applying for the role and have the correct skills please call Ian at Holt Engineering on 07734406996

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Expires: 2024/05/07

Test Development Engineer

  • South West, Poole, UK
  • £40000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58108

Test Development Engineer

How would you like the opportunity to work for one of the local area’s most well-known Engineering Companies?
 
A market leader within their industry, with a strong order book and new markets continually being pursued with new product offerings in development.  This role sits within the Test function of the business, supporting the hardware development, test and verification in order to deliver electronic or electrical components and subassemblies into projects and products

Our client seeks a Test Development Engineer who is very much a “doer” as a primary and a strong Test Technician as a secondary. You will be mentored and supported by the Engineering Manager
The Test Development Engineer will be an experienced hands-on individual who has sound test knowledge and capability with a background in defence, aviation, aerospace, or military would be ideal.
 
 
 Responsibilities for the Test Development Engineer:

  • Conduct Valve Development testing under the supervision and mentoring of R&D technicians, design engineers and the Engineering Manager, applying sound engineering practices in a timeframe consistent with business objectives.
  • Design qualification test parameters for the validation of new products in accordance with project objectives and milestones.
  • Apply relevant engineering standards, legislation, certification, and customer compliance ensuring comprehensive validation and reporting is delivered.
  • Compile test reports as required for documenting design validation compliance and maintaining comprehensive traceability.
  • Conduct concurrent engineering tasks optimising designs for manufacturing methodology, assembly, and testing processes.
  • Develop test equipment capabilities and continuous improvement in data acquisition software/hardware and pressure/flow mechanical equipment.
  • Conduct VAVE tasks to derivative and existing products, ensuring manufacturing costs are minimised and cost targets are achieved working coherently with production Engineers.

 
 
Experience required for the Test Development Engineer:

 
 

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree, Diploma, or equivalent qualification or experience.
  • Demonstrable key skills in and knowledge around materials, stress analysis, and practical mechanical assembly.
  • Practical skills and good working knowledge of precision manufacturing, CNC lathes, milling, and general Fabrication.
  • Experience or knowledge of engineering software, 2D and 3D CAD, FEA, CFD, Mathcad, and MS Office, preferably using Autodesk platforms (AutoCAD, Inventor, ANSYS).
  • Professional and effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Strong organisational skills as the role will involve working on various projects simultaneously, including coordinating with other project team members, liaising with manufacturing and sales departments, reviewing progress as well as evaluating results.
  • Commitment to work to deadlines and determination to see a job through to a satisfactory conclusion.
  • Knowledge of high-pressure valves for Nuclear, Oil, Gas and Space.
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering and solenoid design.

 
Benefits for the Electronics Engineer Manager include:

  • Flexible working – Hybrid options
  • Pension
  • Competitive salary

 
This is a full-time permanent position for the successful. Test Development Engineer
For more information simply apply now or call Ian on 07734406996 or e-mail ian.broadhurst@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/05/03

Senior Design Engineer

  • South West, Dorset, Bournemouth, UK
  • £45000 - £53500 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Onsite Parking
  • Permanent
  • AF-SDE

Senior Design Engineer

We are currently partnering with a local manufacturing business in Dorset to support their plans for business growth, and part of that is the requirement for more skilled staff including this vacancy for a Senior Engineer.

A crucial role within the business, the Senior Engineer will support the company’s growth and continuous improvement.

Key responsibilities as Senior Design Engineer:

  • You play a big part in creating and implementing in new designs and new product designs for this growing and forward-thinking business.
  • Be responsible for assisting with technical and knowledge support within the business for other departments and clients alike.
  • Be able to work with products from cradle to grave, seeing the entire process through.
  • Create and evaluate accurate technical documentation.
  • Be able to conduct thorough stress analysis calculations and reporting, FEA, CFD
  • Be part of the monthly focus meetings with other departments

Experience as Senior Design Engineer:

  • Ideally you will have a Degree in Engineering or a relevant equivalent.
  • Ideally you will have a bias towards mechanical engineering.
  • You will be experienced within a lean manufacturing environment with an understanding of manufacturing processes and methods.
  • A continuous improvement focused approach.
  • Experience as Senior Design Engineer within an engineering business
  • You must have a solid demonstrable understanding of 2d and 3d design and be experienced with stress analysis.
  • You will be the kind of individual who thinks outside the box and applies a positive approach in the face of challenging situations.

Benefits for Senior Design Engineer:

  • Basic salary up to early £50’s DOE
  • Pension
  • On-site parking
  • Supportive progressive business

This is a full-time permanent position for the Senior Design Engineer. For more information simply apply now or call Alison on 07483 025038 or e-mail alison.francis@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/04/25

Design Engineer

  • South West, Somerset, Yeovil, UK
  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Interim/Contract
  • LN-56896

Mechanical Design Engineer

We are currently working alongside one of the globes largest and most prestigious manufacturing businesses, to help them find a number of experienced Design Engineers on a contract basis helping with critical projects.
 
The company are a long established and incredibly well known manufacturing company producing electro-mechanical solutions across the world for a huge range of industries. As a Design Engineer you will be involved in the design and development of a variety of solutions for a wide range of clients and customers from within a number of critical industries.
 
Key responsibilities as Design Engineer:

  • Produce detailed design/layouts to meet customer requirement and specification.
  • Support detailed estimates at the request of project leaders as a contribution to product development proposals.
  • Ensure that ‘Design for Six Sigma’ principles are observed throughout all phases of the design process and apply data rational analysis to arrive at robust solutions
  • Check design feasibility by performing design, stress and performance calculations using 3D CAD, finite element and traditional analysis methods.
  • Work in accordance with procedures and design standards and to contribute to developing best working practices.
  • Be responsible for the completion and checking of drawing packs and any other supporting documentation. This will involve prototype and production details and assembly drawings and associated tolerance analyses.
  • To liaise with production engineering and production planning in order to achieve a design/detail package best suited to production and to be aware of changes in manufacturing technology.
  • Support engineering change requests and process deviation/waivers where necessary.
  • Be committed to delivering against project schedules and meeting project milestones whilst working within a multi project team environment.

 
Experience required as Design Engineer:

  • Change oriented and able to develop innovative solutions in a fluid team environment
  • Customer aware and a strong results focused work ethic
  • Desirable to have 2-5 years’ experience of CAD, ideally in the field of precision components. Recent graduates will be considered.
  • Basic knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Knowledge of six sigma and lean would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of machining and other manufacturing techniques advantageous
  • Experience of small component design, design for manufacture principles and fine tolerance components is desirable.
  • Some understanding of generic engineering and/or Thermodynamic principles and the effect of material selection would be advantageous.

 
This is a full time contract position for the successful Design Engineer. If you do have any questions please email liam.nother@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/04/24

Senior Systems Design Engineer

  • West Midlands, Hereford and Worcester, Redditch, UK
  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-57761

Senior Systems Design Engineer 

Senior Systems Design Engineer 

 

The Company:

My client, a full system life-cycle manufacturer of secure communication systems, antennas, image technology and embedded computing are looking for a Senior Systems Design Engineer to join their growing team in Redditch. Their products can be found transmitting high bandwidth data across hostile terrain, enabling secure ticket sales on trains, processing colossal amounts of data or gathering scientific insight in the cold and crushing depths of the ocean floor! 

 

Senior Systems Design Engineer Key Responsibilities

 

  • Evaluate and interpret project technical requirements to develop concept architectures / designs.
  • Design and develop hardware solutions, from concept through to qualification / implementation / integration.
  • Ensure all customer requirements are met throughout the development process, to demonstrate fulfilment of Verification and Validation activities.
  • Support the development of test strategies and plans for formal qualification testing (including shock, vibration, EMC, Safety etc.)
  • Produce and maintain any required design documentation.
  • Play an active role in key milestone events such as Design Reviews, both internal and customer facing
  • Support the build of initial prototypes / qualification systems.
  • Supporting other Systems Engineering Team members with design information as required
  • Knowledge of Project, Systems Engineering and Business lifecycles, with an understanding of Engineering activities at each stage of the lifecycle
  • Provide support, as required, to other areas of the Business.
  • Work with external suppliers and manufacturers; maintaining strong working relationships.

 

Senior Systems Design Engineer Requirements:

 

  • Experience in a Systems Engineering environment, ideally defence-related
  • Designing products for harsh environments – i.e. shock, vibration, thermal extremes – working knowledge of Military Specifications and Standards is a benefit
  • Extensive knowledge of Electrical / Electronic / Computer components and systems
  • Knowledge of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals, processes, and standards
  • Good understanding of EMC, particularly in systems design
  • Experience of designing for longevity and useability / through-life support, for example consideration of Human Factors and Integrated Logistics Support requirements
  • Competent at producing accurate and professional documentation
  • Understands the need for configuration control, change management and security marking aspects of all types of documentation and drawings
  • Experienced in managing own work and able to prioritise tasks to meet milestones
  • Working in a multi-disciplined environment (mechanical, electrical, electronic, safety, human factors, security, software etc.)
  • Good attention to detail, conscientious, and takes pride in work
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Due to the nature of the work carried out, all applicants must be eligible for SC Clearance

 

The following would be advantageous but are not essential:

 

  • Knowledge of EU/UK safety and CE regulations would be an asset

 

Senior Systems Design Engineer Benefits:

 

  • 26 days holiday plus Bank Holidays increasing upon length of service.
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Pension – 5% employee, 4% employer (salary sacrifice)
  • Development opportunities relevant to your role
  • Enrolled in Employee Share Scheme following 12 months service.
  • Access to Westfield Healthcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • EV scheme.

 

What Next?

 

If you’re a well-accomplished Senior Systems Design Engineer, simply apply now or call/message Ollie for more information on 07483 100630. oliver@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/04/24

Mechanical Design Engineer (TEW)

  • South West, Gloucestershire, Tewkesbury, UK
  • £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58050

Mechanical Design Engineer

The company, a full system life-cycle manufacturer of secure communication systems, antennas, image technology and embedded computing are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their growing team in Redditch. Their products can be found transmitting high bandwidth data across hostile terrain, enabling secure ticket sales on trains, processing colossal amounts of data or gathering scientific insight in the cold and crushing depths of the ocean floor! 

 

Purpose of a Mechanical Design Engineer:

You will be Reporting directly to the Head of Systems Engineering and have a background in Defence, Industrial or Aerospace

Working as a key member of the Systems Engineering Team you will be responsible for the mechanical design of solutions from the ground up, producing high quality CAD models / technical drawings and working with other departments as necessary throughout the design and development phase from concept to implementation.

This is an important position in a new team; as well as working on projects from a mechanical design perspective, there is also the potential to have direct input to the tailoring of internal processes and systems that will be developed as the Systems Engineering team grows.

 

Mechanical Design Engineer Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilising your mechanical / electromechanical engineering experience, you will use your 3D CAD design experience to contribute to the innovation and quality of new products within the Systems Engineering Team
  • Designing products for harsh environments – i.e. shock, vibration, thermal extremes – working knowledge of Military Specifications and Standards ideal
  • Evaluate and interpret project technical requirements from a mechanical design perspective to develop concept designs.
  • Competent at authoring complex CAD models, drawings and assemblies using SolidWorks CAD tool. Ideally competent at analysis and understands Finite Element Analysis and Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Competent at creating drawings, all dimensioning, applying linear and geometric tolerances.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals, processes, and standards.
  • Thorough understanding of Design for Manufacturability and Design for Assembly
  • Understands the mechanical aspects of working with designs containing connector systems, harnesses, PCBs, and mechanical design for EMC.
  • Understanding of electrical wiring and schematics
  • Understanding of designing for longevity and useability / through-life support, for example consideration of Human Factors and Integrated Logistics Support requirements
  • Understand the need for configuration control, change management and security marking aspects of all types of documentation and drawings.
  • Experienced in managing own work and able to prioritise tasks to meet milestones.
  • Knowledge of Project, Systems Engineering and Business lifecycles, with an understanding of Engineering activities at each stage of the lifecycle
  • Knowledge and understanding of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals, processes, and standards.

 

Mechanical Design Engineer Requirements:

  • Good attention to detail, conscientious, and takes pride in work output.
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative.
  • Having a flexible and adaptable approach
  • Curious – inquisitive and open minded, seeks out evolving and innovative ways to add value.
  • Collaborative – Able to work effectively and inclusively with a range of people.
  • Driven to deliver – Determined and resourceful to deliver the best results for the business.
  • Seeks learning and development opportunities – Takes the opportunity to acquire, the knowledge, skills and behaviours to be fully competent in job role.
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Due to the nature of the work carried out, all applicants must be eligible for SC Clearance

 

Mechanical Design Engineer Benefits:

  • 26 days holiday plus Bank Holidays increasing upon length of service.
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Pension – 5% employee, 4% employer (salary sacrifice)
  • Development opportunities relevant to your role
  • Enrolled in Employee Share Scheme following 12 months service.
  • Access to Westfield Healthcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • EV scheme.

 

What Next?

Mechanical Design Engineer’s please apply – if you have any questions please contact me on liam.nother@holtengineering.co.uk 

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Expires: 2024/04/22

Senior Systems Design Engineer (TEW)

  • South West, Gloucestershire, Tewkesbury, UK
  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58049

Senior Systems Design Engineer 

The Company:

My client, a full system life-cycle manufacturer of secure communication systems, antennas, image technology and embedded computing are looking for a Senior Systems Design Engineer to join their growing team in Redditch. Their products can be found transmitting high bandwidth data across hostile terrain, enabling secure ticket sales on trains, processing colossal amounts of data or gathering scientific insight in the cold and crushing depths of the ocean floor! 

Senior Systems Design Engineer Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and interpret project technical requirements to develop concept architectures / designs.
  • Design and develop hardware solutions, from concept through to qualification / implementation / integration.
  • Ensure all customer requirements are met throughout the development process, to demonstrate fulfilment of Verification and Validation activities.
  • Support the development of test strategies and plans for formal qualification testing (including shock, vibration, EMC, Safety etc.)
  • Produce and maintain any required design documentation.
  • Play an active role in key milestone events such as Design Reviews, both internal and customer facing
  • Support the build of initial prototypes / qualification systems.
  • Supporting other Systems Engineering Team members with design information as required
  • Knowledge of Project, Systems Engineering and Business lifecycles, with an understanding of Engineering activities at each stage of the lifecycle
  • Provide support, as required, to other areas of the Business.
  • Work with external suppliers and manufacturers; maintaining strong working relationships.

 

Senior Systems Design Engineer Requirements:

  • Experience in a Systems Engineering environment, ideally defence-related
  • Designing products for harsh environments – i.e. shock, vibration, thermal extremes – working knowledge of Military Specifications and Standards is a benefit
  • Extensive knowledge of Electrical / Electronic / Computer components and systems
  • Knowledge of Mechanical Engineering fundamentals, processes, and standards
  • Good understanding of EMC, particularly in systems design
  • Experience of designing for longevity and useability / through-life support, for example consideration of Human Factors and Integrated Logistics Support requirements
  • Competent at producing accurate and professional documentation
  • Understands the need for configuration control, change management and security marking aspects of all types of documentation and drawings
  • Experienced in managing own work and able to prioritise tasks to meet milestones
  • Working in a multi-disciplined environment (mechanical, electrical, electronic, safety, human factors, security, software etc.)
  • Good attention to detail, conscientious, and takes pride in work
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Due to the nature of the work carried out, all applicants must be eligible for SC Clearance

 

The following would be advantageous but are not essential:

  • Knowledge of EU/UK safety and CE regulations would be an asset

 
Senior Systems Design Engineer Benefits:

  • 26 days holiday plus Bank Holidays increasing upon length of service.
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Pension – 5% employee, 4% employer (salary sacrifice)
  • Development opportunities relevant to your role
  • Enrolled in Employee Share Scheme following 12 months service.
  • Access to Westfield Healthcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • EV scheme.

 

What Next?

If you’re a well-accomplished Senior Systems Design Engineer, simply apply now or call/message Liam on 07483 100631 or email me on liam.nother@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/04/22

Quality Engineer

  • South West, Gloucestershire, Tewkesbury, UK
  • £37000 - £40000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-58045

Quality Engineer – Tewkesbury

Do you have a passion for quality and ensuring exceptional products are delivered?

A leading innovator is a company at the forefront of innovation, designing and manufacturing a wide range of products from secure communication systems to cutting-edge imaging technology. Our products are used in demanding environments, and quality is paramount.

In this role, you’ll be a vital part of our team, ensuring our products and processes meet the highest standards.


About the Quality Engineer:

  • You’re an experienced Quality Engineer with a proven track record in a similar role, ideally within electronics manufacturing.
  • You have a deep understanding of technical documentation and engineering drawings.
  • You’re familiar with defense standards and possess a strong understanding of electronic components and cabling.
  • Excellent communication skills are a must, with the ability to explain complex technical issues clearly and concisely.
  • You’re a team player with a strong work ethic and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

What the Quality Engineer will do:

  • Manage and implement inspection and certification control plans.
  • Support project management with contract reviews (PPAP & FAIRs).
  • Conduct in-process and final inspections of components and assemblies.
  • Provide manufacturing support regarding quality issues.
  • Uphold and update quality procedures.
  • Perform shop floor audits and maintain performance reports.
  • Manage non-conformance issues.
  • Actively contribute to maintaining our ISO 9001:2015 certification.

What the Quality Engineer will recieve:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Commitment to your professional development.

This role is subject to security clearance.

Ready to join a team that values quality and innovation? Apply today! If you have any questions please email liam.nother@holtengineering.co.uk

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Expires: 2024/04/22

Machine Tool Engineer

  • West Midlands, Halesowen, UK
  • £27000 - £28000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • V-57910

Machine Tool Engineer
Department: Maintenance
Reporting To: Maintenance Management Team
Supervisory Responsibility: Assist with training Somers apprentices (optional)

Machine Tool Engineer Job Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented Machine Tool Engineer to join our dynamic Maintenance team. You will play a key role in ensuring the ongoing reliability and smooth operation of our plant equipment, buildings, and infrastructure. This role offers the opportunity to contribute to proactive maintenance strategies, implement new technologies, and share your knowledge by assisting with training our apprentices.

Machine Tool Engineer Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance Expertise: Perform both planned and reactive maintenance tasks on a variety of plant equipment and machinery, ensuring their optimal performance.
  • Proactive Approach: Work strategically to improve overall plant reliability through proactive maintenance practices and planned maintenance scheduling.
  • Technology Implementation: Assist in the implementation and ongoing updates of the CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) to improve maintenance efficiency.
  • Departmental Collaboration: Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to work collaboratively with other departments as required.
  • Adaptability and Growth: Be open to taking on additional responsibilities and continuously develop your technical skills.
  • Apprenticeship Support (Optional): Assist the Maintenance Management team in training Somers apprentices on machine tool maintenance principles (optional).

Machine Tool Engineer requirements:

  • Strong understanding of mechanical principles and their application in machine tools.
  • Experience in performing preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to maintenance.
  • A working knowledge of CMMS systems is a plus.
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • A strong commitment to safety and a focus on continuous improvement.

Machine Tool Engineer benefits:

  • The opportunity to play a vital role in maintaining and improving plant reliability.
  • A chance to contribute to the implementation of new technologies.
  • To be part of a supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

Machine Tool Engineer please apply or email liam.nother@holtengineering.co.uk


This Job Expired on 2024/04/05