Vacancies

HepcoMotion, world leaders in the manufacture and supply of linear motion products, currently have the following vacancies:

Position Country Date  
TRAINEE GRINDING OPERATOR United Kingdom 02/03/2015

Trainee Grinding Operator required for our Braintree Precision Components site based in Braintree, Essex.

 

After an initial training period this position will be a permanent night shift (4 nights per week).

 

PREFERRED SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & BACKGROUND

 

Ideally we are looking for candidates that have already gained some knowledge of cylindrical grinding principles, although this is not essential.

 

Previous experience of working as part of a team, particularly in an engineering environment would be an advantage.  Similarly the use of pre set meters and gauges to check conformity of the product.

 

We place particular interest in Candidates that are enthusiastic and have a willingness to learn.  BPC have an excellent track record for developing skills within the Grinding Cell and there will be opportunities for the right candidate to be taught the required setting skills to further both their career and earning potential.

 

HOURS OF WORK (after initial training period)

 

Monday - Wednesday:     8.00pm - 6.30am

Thursday:                           9.00pm - 6.30am

39-Hour week.

 

BREAK:

Lunch Break: Monday – Thursday: Half an hour.


One Tea Break.
 

 

BENEFITS:

 

In return we offer a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, on-site parking and a generous holiday allocation.

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

CLOSING DATE:     FRIDAY, 20 MARCH 2015

 

HOW TO APPLY:

 

For further details and to receive an application form, please send an email including your full postal address to Mr Howard Knight, info@braintree-precision.co.uk or telephone 01376 552989.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

If you have not received a reply to your application within 4 weeks of the closing date, we thank you for your interest; however please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

 

SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT LEADER United Kingdom 03/02/2015

Supplier Development Leader required for our European Headquarters based in Tiverton, Mid-Devon.

 

To work within our busy Purchasing Department.

 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Undertake routine day-to-day Purchasing activities.
  • Develop and maintain a vendor rating system for all suppliers.
  • Perform regular and comprehensive performance reviews across the supply base, through formal supplier review meetings.
  • Identify and implement corrective action plans to improve quality, cost and delivery performance.
  • Meet with suppliers to build relationships, undertake quality, performance and cost reviews, and negotiate improvements as necessary.
  • Develop improved Purchasing methods to derive greater department efficiencies.
  • Liaise between suppliers, manufacturing, sales, R & D and other relevant internal departments to develop optimum supply.
  • Research new products and suppliers, to identify potential improvements in supply, cost or quality.
  • Negotiate and agree contracts, including customer service levels and monitor progress with new and existing suppliers.

Essential Skills and Background:

 

  • Strong commercial and business acumen.
  • Well-developed negotiation skills, ability to help suppliers achieve the Company's goals in cost, performance and quality.
  • Articulate with good face-to-face skills and a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to negotiate and influence on all levels, from shop floor to Board Room.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Purchasing / supply chain function.
  • Self motivated, driven and able to set personal targets for supplier improvements.
  • Full UK driving licence, current passport and a willingness to travel.
  • A technical engineering background would be advantageous, but not essential.

 

Hours of Work:

Monday - Friday:     9.00am - 5.00pm, 1-hour for lunch.

35-hour week.

 

A degree of flexibility will be required as the Department is operational between 8.30am - 5.00pm, therefore you may also be required to work the hours of 8.30am - 4.30pm on a rotational basis.

 

Benefits:

 

In return we offer a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, on-site parking and a generous holiday allocation.

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

CLOSING DATE:     FRIDAY, 13 MARCH 2015

 

How to Apply:

 

To request an application form, please either:

 

Telephone: 01884 243400

Email:          recruitment@hepcomotion.com

Write:          HR Department, Hepco Slide Systems Limited, Lower Moor Business Park, Tiverton Way, Tiverton, EX16 6TG.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

If you have not received a reply to your application within 4 weeks of the closing date, we thank you for your interest; however please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

 

CELL MACHINIST, NIGHT SHIFT United Kingdom 28/01/2015

Cell Machinist required to work nights at our European Headquarters based in Tiverton, Mid-Devon.

 

 

Previous experience of the following is essential:

 

  • CNC & Conventional Milling, including operation of Hurco, Fanuc, Siemens and Heidenhain.
  • Precision Grinding.
  • CNC Turning / Manual Turning.
  • Inspection Experience.
  • Mechanical skills, including fabrication, cutting and measurement techniques.

 

Weekend Nights:

 

Friday - Sunday:             6.00pm - 6.00am, 30-minute lunch break

36-hours

 

Mid Week Nights:

 

Monday - Wednesday: 6.00pm - 4.00am, 30-minute lunch break

Thursday:                       6.00pm - 3.00am, 30-minute lunch break

39-hours

 

Benefits:

 

In return we offer a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, on-site parking and a generous holiday allocation.

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

CLOSING DATE:     FRIDAY, 13 MARCH 2015

 

How To Apply:

 

To request an application form, please either:

 

Telephone:     01884 243400

Email:              recruitment@hepcomotion.com

Write To:         HR Department, Hepco Slide Systems Limited, Lower Moor Business Park, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6TG.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

If you have not received a reply to your application within 4 weeks of the closing date, we thank you for your interest; however please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

 

 

FINAL INSPECTOR United Kingdom 19/01/2015

Final Inspector required for our European Headquarters based in Tiverton, Mid-Devon

 

We are looking to recruit an experienced Final Inspector to join our busy Quality Department.

 

Previous experience of the following is required:

 

  • Experience of using manual measuring equipment (Micrometers, Verniers etc.).
  • Ability to read engineering drawings.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to identify and report on faults, in a clear and concise manner.

 

 

Hours of Work:

 

Monday - Thursday:

7.30am - 4.30pm, 30-minutes for lunch.

 

Friday:

7.30am - 12.30pm, no lunch.  39-hour week.

 

Benefits:

 

In return we offer a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, on-site parking and a generous holiday allocation.

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

 

CLOSING DATE:           FRIDAY, 13 MARCH 2015 

How to Apply:

 

To request an application form, please either:

 

Telephone:     01884 243400

Email:             recruitment@hepcomotion.com

Write to:        HR Department, Hepco Slide Systems Limited, Lower Moor Business Park, Tiverton Way, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6TG

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

If you have not received a reply to your application within 4 weeks of the closing date, we thank you for your interest; however please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

 

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