Acorn Recruitment

Acorn Recruitment Portishead, UK
22/03/2019
Full time
Acorn Recruitment is seeking a Quality Environment Lead to work for their manufacturing client in Bristol. You will need a solid work history and demonstrable experience in this area and an accreditation in ISO Standards 9001 and 14001 This is an ideal position for someone looking to progress up to taking the day to day responsibility of this area of the business. Our client is offering a competitive salary based on experience. Roles and responsibilities MANAGEMENT SYSTEM: - Identify, propose and implement processes to ensure the fulfilment of applicable requirements and the expectations of the clients. - Maintain and update the Management System coordinating the necessary actions with all areas within the assigned scope. - Identify, propose and implement continuous improvement actions and corrective actions to address non-conformities. - Carry out internal audits and coordinate external audits and management review to the Management System. NEW PRODUCTS AND UPDATES: - Coordinate the participation of the department in projects to ensure that customer, quality, safety, environmental, EMC and food grade requirements applicable to the product are identified and implemented into the design. - Lead the validation of new components and approval of new suppliers. - Lead the validation of final products according to the applicable requirements. IMPROVE PROCEDURES: - Participate with the Management in the definition and improvement of departmental processes according to the requirements of the Company and strive to obtain the maximum efficiency. STANDARDS: - Check the updating and accuracy of the data bases of the department. - Ensure the fulfilment of the agreed deadlines in performance where it is required. - Ensure the fulfilment of the current standards of the internal procedures that affect the activity of the department. - Ensure the security and safety in the workplace and overall roles in area, according to the established procedures and the current standards with respect to the processes of risk prevention in the workplace. REPORTING: - Record and report the required weekly, monthly etc. reports - Report on indication data of results for the fulfilment of objectives, analysing the possible deviations and proposing alternatives. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: - In coordination with After Sales, take the corresponding actions to address customer complaints and requests regarding products and processes. - Respond to public administration requests of information regarding environmental aspects. EDUCATION/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS - University Degree (Engineering) / Engineer's Degree - Engineer Diploma (DI) Knowledge of quality and environmental systems (preferably in the industrial sector). - ISO Standards 9001 & 14001 accreditation - Risk prevention. - Negotiation Techniques. Please forward your CV or call me on (phone number removed) Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
Acorn Recruitment Monmouth House/Mamhilad Pk Est, Pontypool NP4 0HZ, UK
22/03/2019
Full time
Proposals Engineer - Pontypool - £20,000-£30,000 DOE On behalf of our specialist, market leading client based in Pontypool, we are currently recruiting for a highly motivated & articulate Proposals Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of estimates and proposals for mechanical projects. Role: • The Proposals Engineer will help prepare proposals working alongside the Bid Manager • The Proposals Engineer will have a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail therefore you will be required to define and manage the input for the proposals, working collaboratively with process, engineering, project delivery, commercial department, sales staff and other members of the proposals team • Prepare proposals to be are delivered within agreed timescales and to the requisite quality while ensuring all proposals remain cost competitive This position would suit an adaptable engineer with experience of mechanical estimating, who wants to work in a successful, dynamic and supportive department dealing with a wide range of industries and daily variety of challenges and applications Proposals Engineer Requirements: • Qualified to degree level or qualified by experience • Desire to learn Company's technologies • Desire to be busy, managing/planning multiple proposals at the same time • Strong influencing and negotiation skills • Excellent planning and organisation skills Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
Acorn Recruitment Chippenham, UK
22/03/2019
Contractor
Chippenham - Maintenance Support Ongoing Contract £8.21 - £8.50 Monday - Thursday - (Apply online only) - Friday - (Apply online only) An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in the Engineering department at Wavin. Acorn is looking for a dynamic individual who is keen to progress and grow with the business. As part of the maintenance team, your role will be to support the team; responding to ad-hoc requests as identified by the supervisor / manager. No experience required as full training will be given, with self-development for career progression and additional training opportunities. Main job requirements will be, but not restricted too: * Routine maintenance and cleaning activities. * Self-development for career progression and additional training opportunities. * Manual labour. * Comply with all company polices. * Follow health and safety procedures. * Communicate effectively with maintenance and building service staff. Benefits: * On site car park. * Subsidised canteen. * Career progression. * Weekly paid. * Staff uniform. * Pension. * 28 days holiday
Acorn Recruitment Barnstaple, UK
22/03/2019
Full time
Team Leader, Production Manager, Operations Manager, Night Shift Team Leader/Engineering Job Title: Night Shift Team Leader Salary: £28,600 - £35,750 (DOE) + benefits and bonus Location: North Devon Are you a night owl? Unafraid of the dark? Well if so, we'd like to speak with you! Acorn Recruitment is working in connection with a first class manufacturing organisation in search of a Night Shift Team Leader. The position is responsible for overseeing all activities associated with manufacturing and production of deliverable product to meet customer expectations within a defined production area. The successful candidate will monitor and manage hourly personnel in the assignment of work responsibilities, development and alignment of resources to load. The position drives continuous improvement in production, quality and safety whilst promoting continuous improvement. Responsibilities Include: •Drive communication and performance though daily team meetings and daily meeting with your Production Supervisor and Managers. Encourage 2 way communication and for the team to share ideas. •Evaluate and manage manning levels, managing shift patterns and overtime. Manage holiday for team members to meet production demands. •Drive continuous improvement and application through the companies lean tools. (Including Kaizen and Rapid Improvement and 5S standards). •Performance Management of all team members. Deliver effective goals setting, quarterly reviews and development actions for all team members. Train and coach team members. Conduct monthly Performance reviews for Non-Performers. •Support recruitment, selection activities and much more. Essential Experience Required: •Minimum 3-5 years of experience in Manufacturing/Operations. •Minimum 1-3 years of experience leading others. •Proficient in reading and writing English. •Computer Skills: Excel, Word, Outlook. Desirable Experience: •Lean manufacturing/Operational Excellence skills in 6S, Value Stream Mapping, Standard Work, Visual Management, process focused •Problem solving skills (e.g. 8-D or A3) •Intrinsically motivated, champion of change, visionary If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV or call (phone number removed) and speak to Dan Thompson (Senior Consultant) for a confidential chat. Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
Acorn Recruitment Cardiff, UK
21/03/2019
Seasonal
Maintenance Fitter required for our Mechanical Engineering client providing engineering services to the world's leading export mint. Ideally looking for someone with mechanical experience from a manufacturing background with a mechanical qualification and any electrical experience would be advantageous. Providing maintenance to production equipment and machinery, die, press and moulding machines, hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors, gears and bearings. Hands on Mechanical maintenance experience. Time served or Mechanical qualification. Any electrical skills would be advantageous. Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
Acorn Recruitment Port Talbot, UK
21/03/2019
Seasonal
Acorn is currently looking to fill Industrial Machinist positions for a major client, Tata Steel. Successful candidates will be working in the CES workshops at the Port Talbot plant. You will need to be time-served and able to machine components using the full range of workshop machines, lathes, horizontal and vertical borers, milling machines, pillar drills etc. to a high degree of tolerance / specification, and be able to work to engineering drawings. CNC and manual experience required. The position is Monday to Friday. Initially 12 month agency. Salary - £13.43ph (£27,934 per annum). If you are interested and have the right experience please apply on-line today. Additional advantageous skills: * FLT- Crane - Slinging. * Good Health & Safety awareness is critical. * Good level of fitness required
Acorn Recruitment Port Talbot, UK
21/03/2019
Seasonal
Acorn is looking to fill Fabricator / Welder positions at Tata Steel in Port Talbot. Must be time-served / NVQ level 3. Working via agency. £13.43 per hour. 12 month initially. You will be able to: * Make simple dimension sketches to assist in the making of goods and repairs to steel-work. * Read engineering drawings. * Mark and cut steel sections, pipe and plate safely and accurately. * Safely and accurately use a propane cutting lamp. * Weld to Tata internal standard using MMA / MIG in all positions. * Use both 4.5 inch and 9 inch cutter / grinder and log duration used (for HAVs compliance). * Adhere to all Tata safety rules and systems including permitry as directed. * Understand the permit process. Very good standard of Health & Safety is required. Good level of fitness