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Head of Procurement

V-56385
Competitive
GBP


Head of Procurement

Attractive Remuneration Package 

Based Leicester


Our client is a leading manufacturer and subcontractor of special purpose machinery and metal fabricated components. They offer unrivalled products to a diverse number of markets including Aerospace, Rail, Oil & Gas, Defence & Infrastructure. 
This is a fast paced  role, covering all categories of spend areas and to develop and improve working relationships with suppliers in support of the company's purchasing strategy.
The successful candidate must have a proven track record in a similar purchasing role,  and ideally have experience within the Manufacturing Industry.

Key responsibilities

  • Oversee all purchasing and tracking of spend to budget of buying engineering parts, materials and indirect services.
  • Manage the internal purchasing process and the placing of orders with external suppliers, keeping track of goods inwards deliveries to the schedule
  • Review purchase requests, and ensure approval is in place for large spend items before discussions and negotiations commence.
  • Proactively seek out opportunities for the business to make immediate and long-term cost savings.
  • Improve the systems & processes in support of better stock management to help improve production efficiency, this includes maintaining minimum and maximum stock levels.



What experience would you need to be considered?
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate efficiently with suppliers, customers and all areas of the business
  • Engineering knowledge and experience of buying in an engineering environment 
  • Experience of ISO 9001 or Quality Assurance advantageous 
  • Computer literate with clean drivers license.
  • Good commercial acumen and excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Experience of Manufacturing/Stores/Drawing office environment and associated procedures
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Quality Engineer

Competitive

Quality Supplier Engineer
Attractive Remuneration Package 
Based Leicester

Our client is a world class manufacturer of Special Purpose Machinery. They offer unrivalled products to a diverse number of markets including Aerospace, Rail, Oil & Gas, Defence & Infrastructure. 
This is a key position,supporting the development and implementation of their QMS systems,Quality Engineering procedures and processes. You will be supported by a great team of engineers to work alongside suppliers to support the quality activities within the business.

Key responsibilities

  • Broad Engineering knowledge and comprehension of manufacturing processes/techniques: machining, fabrication, surface finishing. 
  • Comprehension of quality processes/techniques: machining, fabrication, surface finishing. Proficiency to support suppliers with quality issues
  • Aptitude to work accurately under pressure, at a fast pace delivering multiple engineering  projects at different stages 
  • Self-motivated, highly organised with the ability to work unsupervised 

What experience would you need to be considered?
  • Hands-on Quality/Quality supplier experience of an SME manufacturing business 
  • Around 5-10 years proven experience within a broad quality engineering background ideally gained in special purpose machinery,turnkey engineering solutions or bespoke engineering machinery
  • Qualified Quality Engineer with experience, ideally with manufacturing processes to include Fabrication, Machining and precision  engineering
  • demonstrable track record of success operating in a manufacturing/assembly environment, providing ongoing development of QMS to ISO 9001:2015 
  • Supporting with the Supplier Approval process 
  • Performing internal and supplier audits, including their planning and report writing. 
  • Providing support with inspection activities including goods inwards, monitoring of assembly and testing processes 
  • Initiating and when required, leading continuous improvement activities identified by analysis of KPIs, investigations and other data
Interested?  
 
Interested? To apply for the Quality Engineer Position, here are your two options:
 
 
  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sandy Seta on 0116 254 5411 between 8am - 5pm or drop me an email on sandys@precisionrecruitment.co.uk and I will get back to you.
 
  1. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know
 


Warehouse operative

£10 - £10.20 per hour

Warehouse operative /
Delivery Driver/General stores assistant required 

Based in Melton Mowbray commutable from Leicester, Syston, Thurmaston, Nottingham, Beaumont leys and surrounding areas 

Permanent position 

Paying £10.18 per hour 


Daytime shifts
Mon - Thurs 
0745 - 1600
Friday 
0745 - 1500

 

The stores/dispatch person will 

  • Report directly to the Materials, Logistics and Stores Manager, and assist management, all section heads, quality inspectors and stores operatives.
    Stores person duties include :
  • Loading of goods to Company vehicles, in strict accordance with Safe Working Practice methods
    and Risk Assessments.
  • Liaison with Management in relation to schedule of goods for collection from suppliers/delivery
    to customers, or sub-contractors, on a daily basis.
  •  Control of delivery documentation and passing to Stores Administration.
  • General daily preventative maintenance checks of Company vehicles prior to commencement of
    work for that day, reporting any faults/defects to Management.
  • Ensuring adequate protection of goods in transit. Discovery of penetration of water etc., onto
    wrapped part must be reported to base supervision before off-loading at customer.
  • Daily housekeeping and general cleaning and tidiness of vehicles and particularly of bar stock and
    saw areas of stores and general adherence to 5S principles.
  • Sawing of bar stock and issue of raw material to Fabrication/Welding/Machining and return of
    surplus material to stock, making sure all material remains identified at all times.
  • General movement to and from production, part finished/finished components scheduled for
    delivery.
  • General awareness of Health & Safety issues at all times, particularly on customer/supplier
    premises, and wearing of adequate PPE relevant to work area, as defined in the relevant Risk
    Assessments and Safe Working Practice notices.
  • The role will involve computer transactions, as directed.
    Ensuring adherence to Quality Management System procedures, liaising with management,
    section heads and inspection department, as required.
  • Minimisation of downtime.
Interested? To apply for this stores person, here are your two options:

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering  on 07782229838 between 8.30am - 5.30pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 REF: Stores Person

Welder

£11 - £12 per hour

Welder fabricator required 

Paying up to £12 per hour 

Temp to Permanent 

 

The Successful MIG welder/fabricator will be joining a fabrication business specialising in high quality stainless steel and aluminium projects   Our client has a full order book for 2021 and looking for an experienced welder with great attitude to join their existing team. 

MIG Welder Duties 

  • To weld to a high degree of standard and accuracy assemblies and steel structures detailed in fabrication drawings
  • To weld various steels and grades as required within your expertise of work.
  • To read, understand and interpret drawings and sketches
  • To contribute generally to the development of the engineering team
Skills and attributes

  • Good all round welding skills
  • Used to working with large fabrications
  • High work standards
  • Able to work to reasonable, achievable time target
  • Coded Welding / tig experience would be useful, but not a specific requirement
  • Open to learn new skills, processes and methods
  • Good adherence to systems and processes
  • Positive, can do all round attitude
  • Good team player
  • Good timekeeper
Interested? To apply for the  MIG welder/ Fabricator Position, here are your two options:

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon on  0116 2545411 between 0730- 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

 

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 

 

 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

 

 

Ref: Fabricator welder

welder/fabricator

£11 - £13 per hour

Skilled Welder/Fabricator

Permanent Opportunity 

looking for both mig and mig tig welder/fabricators 

Paying up to £13.00per hour 

Commutable from Leicester, Wigston, Blaby, Whetstone, Enderby and surrounding areas 

 

Job description

Our client is looking for a highly skilled and experienced sheet metal fabricator, who can mig weld or mig/tig weld. The successful candidate will be expected to work with customers and our project management team to produce the best possible solution to their requirement.

 

The successful candidate will:
               Can MIG  Weld

•             Must have a good engineering background with the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

•             Must have a proven track record as a fabricator with minimum 3 years MIG welding experience as well as grinding and fine finishing skills - 

•             Ability to work with all types of metal up to 12mm

•             Must have good attention to detail

•             Be able to finish a product to a very high standard

•             Be punctual and a good time keeper

•             Be confident, organised and methodical

•             Be enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to motivate others

•             Work well as a team member

•             Be able to problem solve and come up with solutions

 

Plenty of opportunities for personal development and individual growth prospects.

40 hours per week (Monday to Friday) plus overtime (Evening and weekends) at competitive overtime rates.

Salary range £11 - £13.00 per hour depending on experience.

Interested? To apply for the Welder , here are your two options:

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering on  0116 254 5411 between 8am - 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

fabricator

£12.50 per hour

Fabricator required 

Permanent Opportunity  

Paying up to £12.50 per hour with overtime paid at a premium 

This is a great opportunity for a Fabricator in Leicester commutable from Hinckley, Whetstone, Blaby and surrounding areas 

Daytime shift 

0700 - 1700 Mon to Friday 

Unlimited overtime paid at a premium 

 

 

The Company

 

The successful welder will be working for a leading specialist who has an enviable reputation with its competitors 

 

Keeps a well run, clean and efficient shop floor and has a full order book for 2020 and able to offer unlimited overtime which is paid at a premium.

 

 

 

The Candidate

The successful steel fabricator /welder will be a proactive and competent member of the fabrication team 

 

Main responsibilities include:

  • The fabrication and mig welding of  mild Steel 

Work may include:

 

  • Setting up and operating fabricating machines;

  • Use of hand tools to cut, bend and straighten sheet metal;

  • Shaping metal over blocks or forms using hammer;

  • Inspecting, assembling and smoothing seams and joints of welded, brazed or burred surfaces

  • Reading engineering drawing

  • Mig Welding mild steel 
 

Competencies

- Minimum 3 years experience steel fabrication 

- Have fabrication qualifications 

- Mig Welding mid to heavy gauge 

- Knowledge of machines and tools

- The ability to read and understand technical drawings.

- Flexibility and the ability to adapt to the organisation’s ever changing requirements are a priority.

- Self motivated with a drive for results and continual improvement.

- The role requires physical activity including lifting.

 

Benefits Package

 

Overtime available paid at a premium

 

Interested? To apply for the Structural Steel Fabricator Position, here are your two options:

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon on 01162545411 between 0730- 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

 

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 

 

 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

 

 

Ref: Fabricator welder 

welder/fabricator

£11 - £13 per hour

Skilled Welder/Fabricator

Permanent Opportunity 

looking for both mig and mig tig welder/fabricators 

Paying up to £13.00per hour 

Commutable from Leicester, Wigston, Blaby, Whetstone, Enderby and surrounding areas 

 

Job description

Our client is looking for a highly skilled and experienced sheet metal fabricator, who can mig weld or mig/tig weld. The successful candidate will be expected to work with customers and our project management team to produce the best possible solution to their requirement.

 

The successful candidate will:
               Can MIG  Weld

•             Must have a good engineering background with the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

•             Must have a proven track record as a fabricator with minimum 3 years MIG welding experience as well as grinding and fine finishing skills - 

•             Ability to work with all types of metal up to 12mm

•             Must have good attention to detail

•             Be able to finish a product to a very high standard

•             Be punctual and a good time keeper

•             Be confident, organised and methodical

•             Be enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to motivate others

•             Work well as a team member

•             Be able to problem solve and come up with solutions

 

Plenty of opportunities for personal development and individual growth prospects.

40 hours per week (Monday to Friday) plus overtime (Evening and weekends) at competitive overtime rates.

Salary range £11 - £13.00 per hour depending on experience.

Interested? To apply for the Welder , here are your two options:

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering on  0116 254 5411 between 8am - 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

fettler

£9 - £9.50 per hour

Fettler required

Permanent role 

£9 - £9.50 per hour 

0800 - 1630 Mon - Friday 

Our client is a well established engineering company who pride themselves on being the best in their sector. 

All candidates MUST:

-> Have fettling experience 

-> Have any form of metal finishing 

-> Have previous experience working in a sheet metal environment (as a fettler/deburrer/linisher)

You may also have suitable skills if you have worked as an assembler, grinder, deburrer, metal finisher or linishing. 

Interested? To apply for the Fettler  role

, here are your two options:

  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for sharon Pickering   on 0116 254 5411 between 8am - 5pm  or email outside of these hours.
  2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know
 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

Ref: Fettler 

press brake operator

£10 - £11 per hour

CNC Press Brake Machinist
Operator 

Sheet Metal Industry

Based in Thurmaston

Permanent role

Paying up to £11.00 per hour 

Immediate start 


 

Our established Sheet Metal Manufacturing client is currently recruiting for an experienced CNC Brake Press Machinist with operating experience. Training will be given to set the machine and also training in assembly and welding if desired.

This is an exciting career move to join an established industry leader. Based in Leicestershire, commutable from Melton Mowbray, Beaumont Leys, Syston, Leicester and surrounding areas 

 

Job Purpose:

The successful applicant will be responsible for folding sheet metal products as per engineering drawings. This will involve operating the machines 

 

Duties - CNC Press Brake operator

- Operating CNC Press Brake machines

- Working from engineering drawings

- Working to tight tolerances

- Inspecting parts

 

Key Skills / Experience Required:

- CNC Press Brake Operator

- Ability to understand and work from engineering drawings

- Hard working and motivated

- Keen eye for detail and able to work to tight tolerances

- Able to work independently and as part of a team

 

The Package:

- Excellent salary on offer of up to £11.00 per hour 
- Onsite parking

- Day shifts available

, Mon to Thursday  0800 - 1600
Friday 0800 - 1300 


- Other benefits to be discussed at interview stage


 

Interested? To apply for this CNC Brake Press position, here are your two options:

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering  on 0116 2545411 between 8.30am - 5.30pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 REF: Press Brake

Welder

£11 - £12 per hour

Welder fabricator required 

Paying up to £12 per hour 

Temp to Permanent 

 

The Successful MIG welder/fabricator will be joining a fabrication business specialising in high quality stainless steel and aluminium projects   Our client has a full order book for 2021 and looking for an experienced welder with great attitude to join their existing team. 

MIG Welder Duties 

  • To weld to a high degree of standard and accuracy assemblies and steel structures detailed in fabrication drawings
  • To weld various steels and grades as required within your expertise of work.
  • To read, understand and interpret drawings and sketches
  • To contribute generally to the development of the engineering team
Skills and attributes

  • Good all round welding skills
  • Used to working with large fabrications
  • High work standards
  • Able to work to reasonable, achievable time target
  • Coded Welding / tig experience would be useful, but not a specific requirement
  • Open to learn new skills, processes and methods
  • Good adherence to systems and processes
  • Positive, can do all round attitude
  • Good team player
  • Good timekeeper
Interested? To apply for the  MIG welder/ Fabricator Position, here are your two options:

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon on  0116 2545411 between 0730- 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

 

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 

 

 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

 

 

Ref: Fabricator welder

Welder

£14.30 - £14.50 per hour

MIG Welder/Fabricator 

Permanent Opportunity 

Mon - Friday 

0800 - 1600 



 

 

Paying up to £14.50 umb per hour


 

 

The Company

 

 

 

Our client has an enviable reputation amongst its competitors . This is a great opportunity for a MIG Welder /Fabricator commutable from Thurmaston, Beaumont Leys, Syston, Leicester, Melton Mowbray and surrounding areas 

 

Job Description

 

The successful candidate will be MIG welding and Fabricating mild steel and stainless steel between 1mm - 5mm 


 

 

The Candidate

  

 

The ideal candidate will be:

 

An experienced MIG Welder

 

Experienced working with mild steel

 

Experience welding from 1mm to 5mm 

Knowledge of fabrication and read all engineering drawings 

Minimum 2 years experience MIG welding

 

 

 

Interested? To apply for the MIG Welder position, here are your three options:

 

 

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering on  0116 2545411  between 8.30am - 5pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

 

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have the right skills for an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 

3. "I'm interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me" - email with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

Ref: MIG Welder

TIG welder

£13 - £14 per hour, Benefits: plus shift allowance

TIG Welder /Fabricator 

Permanent Opportunity 

Paying up to £13 - £14per hour plus shift allowance 

Permanent role based in Leicestershire, commutable from Beaumont Leys, Syston, Thurmaston, Nottingham and surrounding areas 

Our client is looking for an experienced TIG welder/fabricator to join their expanding team.

Interviewing immediately

1500 - 0100 Mon - Thursday 
Shift allowance paid 

Paying up to £27000 - £28000per annum  dependent on experience

Overtime paid at a premium





JOB PURPOSE

To report to the fabrication Supervisor

To TIG Weld stainless steel and Aluminium  1mm - 6mm 

To read all engineering drawings 

 

 

THE TIG Welder  

CANDIDATE:

  • Ability to TIG Weld stainless steel 1mm - 6mm
  • Ability to TIG weld Aluminium 1mm - 6mm
  • Fitting experience an advantage but not essential 
  • Highly skilled apprentice trained fabricator who can read engineering drawings cope with varied jobs and materials.
  • More than 3 years industry experience welding and fabricating stainless steel  (desired but not essential)
  • Candidate should be able to work on their own initiative.
Interested? To apply for the TIG welder   role

, here are your two options:

  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for sharon Pickering   on  0116 2545411 or 07782229838 between 8am - 5pm or email  sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk outside of these hours.
  2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know
 

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

 

Ref: TIG Welder

press brake

£10 - £13 per hour

CNC Press Brake Machinist

Setter and Operator 

Sheet Metal Industry

Based in Leicester 

Permanent role

Paying up to £13.00 per hour 

Immediate start 


 

Our established Sheet Metal Manufacturing client is currently recruiting for an experienced CNC Brake Press Machinist with setting and operating experience 

This is an exciting career move to join an established industry leader. Based in Leicestershire, commutable from Melton Mowbray, Beaumont Leys, Syston, Leicester and surrounding areas 

 

Job Purpose:

The successful applicant will be responsible for folding sheet metal products as per engineering drawings. This will involve setting and operating the machines 

 

Duties - CNC Press Brake operator and setter 

- Setting and operating CNC Press Brake machines

- Working from engineering drawings

- Working to tight tolerances

- Inspecting parts

 

Key Skills / Experience Required:

- CNC Press Brake Setting and operating

- Ability to understand and work from engineering drawings

- Hard working and motivated

- Keen eye for detail and able to work to tight tolerances

- Able to work independently and as part of a team

 

The Package:

- Excellent salary on offer of up to £13.00 per hour 
- Onsite parking

- Day shifts available

, Mon to Thursday  0730 - 1630
Friday 0600 - 1430


- Other benefits to be discussed at interview stage


 

Interested? To apply for this CNC Brake Press position, here are your two options:

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Sharon Pickering  on 0116 2545411 between 8.30am - 5.30pm or email sharonp@precisionrecruitment.co.uk

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 REF: Press Brake