Vacancies

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

Grinding Operator – Night Shift

Focusing on:

Operating our state of the art large format CNC machine technology in our continuously improving Tiverton manufacturing facility as part of our expanding CNC Production Team, you will be responsible for setting and operating machines for manufacture of customer orders.  Loading and running programs through prove out/programme simulation, according to the tools list and works instructions, producing a valid first-off component and having it verified.  Loading and operating machines to meet desired quantities, conducting in-process inspection, checking against drawings and specifications to ensure orders are manufactured accurately and to the highest quality standards.

 

Essentials:

  • Minimum 2-years experience in setting and operating CNC machines.
  • Working knowledge of controls such as : Hurco, Fanuc, Siemens and Heidenhain.
  • Experience of reading and understanding engineering drawings and tolerances.
  • Proficiency in a range of measuring equipment and inspection techniques.

 

Desirables:

  • Mechanical Engineering Manufacture Apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ3 Award, BTEC or City & Guilds qualifications in engineering at Advanced Level.
  • Can do attitude with team working ethos.
  • A high level of IT literacy.

 

 

Hours of Work

Monday - Wednesday4.00 pm - 2.00 am
Thursday4.00 pm - 1.00 am

39-hours per week

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Benefits

In return we offer a competitive salary, after a qualifying period a health care cash back scheme and company pension contributions, a generous holiday allocation of 25 days per year (full time allocation) plus bank holidays and free on-site parking.

 

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
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.

 

Location: Tiveron, Mid-Devon

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Grinding Operator – Weekend Shift

Focusing on:

Joining our Surface Grinding Production Cell, using our modern grinding technology including our Sigma Grinding centres, you will be responsible for setting and operating CNC machines.  Loading and running programs through prove out and programme simulation according to works instructions, producing a valid first-off component and having it verified.  Loading and operating machines to meet desired quantities, conducting in-process inspection, checking against drawings and specifications to ensure they are manufactured accurately and to the highest standards.

 

Essentials:

  • Minimum 2-years previous experience in setting an operating CNC machines or grinding machines.
  • Familiarity with Fanuc programming controls.
  • Experience of reading and understanding engineering drawings and tolerances.
  • Proficiency in a range of measuring equipment and inspection techniques.
  • Experience of precision or tool room grinding.

 

Desirables:

  • Proven engineering background in a similar environment.
  • Manufacturing Engineering Manufacture Apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ3 Award, BTEC or City & Guilds qualifications in engineering at Advanced Level.
  • Can do attitude with team working ethos.
  • A high level if IT literacy.  Experience using CMM, pre-set meters and gauges to check conformity of product.

 

Hours of Work

Friday - Sunday6.00 am - 6.00 pm

36-hours per week

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Benefits

In return we offer; a competitive salary, after a qualifying period health care cash back scheme and company pension contributions, a generous holiday allocation of 25 days per year (full time allocation) plus bank holidays and free on-site parking.

 

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
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.

 

Location: Tiverton - Mid Devon

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Housekeeper

Working as part of a team of 3 to undertake cleaning of the office and factory facilities, you should be able to maintain consistently high standards and work effectively unsupervised.

 

Focusing on:

  • Ensuring that our office and factory areas are cleaned to a high standard.

 

Essential to Role

  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Good communication skills to include; interpersonal, written and verbal
  • Physically fit.

 

Preferred Qualities and Experience

  • Experience of office cleaning.
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude.

 

Hours of Work

Monday - Friday:4.00pm – 7.00pm

15-hours per week

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

 

Benefits

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

 

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:HR Department, HepcoMotion, 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.

Location: Tiverton, Mid-Devon

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Grinding Operators

To support our continued growth we have an opportunity for Grinding Operators to join our on their busy and well run manufacturing line.  This role includes the measuring of individual components using sensitive metrology equipment.

 

Essentials:

  • Experience of precision or Toolroom grinding.
  • Knowledge of cylindrical grinding principles.
  • Proven engineering background in a similar environment.
  • Willingness and ability to work as part of a team.

Desirable:

  • Ideally similar background in manufacturing, production and grinding-based roles, would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Use of pre set meters and gauges to check conformity of product.
  • A willingness to learn and constantly improve.
  • Good team worker.

Hours of Work:

Days

Monday – Thursday:      7.30am – 4.00pm

Friday:                          7.30am – 3.00pm.  39-hours per week.

 

Lates
Monday – Thursday:      1.30pm – 10.00pm

Friday:                      1.30 pm – 9.00 pm.  39-hours per week.

 

Nights

Monday – Wednesday:  8.00pm – 6.30am

Thursday:                      9.00pm – 6.30am.  39-hours per week

 

Breaks
10 minutes tea break.

30 minutes lunch break.

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Benefits

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

Closing Date: Friday, 27 April 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:HR Department, HepcoMotion, 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.

Location: Braintree, Essex

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Higher & Advanced Apprenticeships in Engineering

We are looking for an individual with a keen interest in engineering, automation and robotics.  Full on the job training will be provided, together with day-release at Colchester Institute, leading to nationally recognised qualifications.

 

Essentials:
Our Higher Apprenticeship is aimed at candidates with at least one of the following:

  • 3 A-Levels at grade C and above
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in a suitable discipline
  • Level 3 BTEC Engineering

Our Advanced Apprenticeship is aimed at candidates with the following:

  • 4 GCSE passes at grade C or above (or equivalent), these should include Maths and Science at Grade B or above

 

Focusing On:

  • To complete a programme of training to be conducted within the various departments of Grinding, Turning, Engineering & Planning, Quality Assurance, Assembly and Jig & Tool.
  • To become proficient in the application and use of a wide range of machine tools including, but not restricted to, conventional and CNC turning and milling & grinding.
  • Fitting and assembly skills including the use of hand tools.
  • Measurement and inspection techniques using a variety of metrology equipment.
  • Training in the use of Computer Aided Design (CAD) using proprietary software packages.
  • Carrying out tasks and duties as directed by the Departmental Technical Manager / Supervisor that are calculated to contribute to the requisite levels of performance and competence.

Desireable:

  • Demonstrable interest in an engineering discipline.
  • To be I.T. literate and familiar with Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Aptitude for practical science or engineering skills.

Hours of Work

Monday - Thursday7.30am - 4.00pm
Friday7.30am - 3.00pm

39-hours per week

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Benefits

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

Closing Date: Friday, 23 March 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:HR Department, HepcoMotion, 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.

Location: Braintree, Essex

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CNC Machinist – Day Shift

Focusing on:

Operating our state of the art large format CNC machine technology in our continuously improving Tiverton manufacturing facility as part of our expanding CNC Production Team, you will be responsible for setting and operating machines for manufacture of customer orders.  Loading and running programs through prove out/programme simulation, according to the tools list and works instructions, producing a valid first-off component and having it verified.  Loading and operating machines to meet desired quantities, conducting in-process inspection, checking against drawings and specifications to ensure orders are manufactured accurately and to the highest quality standards.

 

Essentials:

Minimum 2-years previous experience in setting an operating CNC machines.
Working knowledge of controls such as: Hurco, Fanuc and Heidenhain.
Experience of reading and understanding engineering drawings and tolerances.
Proficiency in a range of measuring equipment and inspection techniques.
 

Desirables:

Manufacturing Engineering Manufacture Apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ3 Award, BTEC or City & Guilds qualifications in engineering at Advanced Level.
Can do attitude with team working ethos.
A high level if IT literacy.

 

Hours of Work

Monday - Thursday7.00 am - 4.00 pm
Friday7.00 am - 12.00 pm

39-hours per week

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

 

Benefits

In return we offer a competitive salary, after a qualifying period health care cash back scheme and company pension contributions, a generous holiday allocation of 25 days per year (full time allocation) plus bank holiday and free on-site parking.

 

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
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.

 

Location: Tiverton, Mid-Devon

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CNC Turner – Night Shift

Focusing on:

Manufacturing customer orders on our circular motion product range using vertical and horizontal turning centres, along with other large format ring grinding/turning machines.  Loading, setting and running programs through initial prove out simulation according to the requirements of production documentation.  Producing valid first-off component and having it verified or self-inspection using our CMM (with training).  Loading and operating machines to meet desired quantities, conducting in-process inspection, checking set ups/first off against drawings and specification to ensure orders are manufactured accurately and to the highest quality standards.

 

Essential:

  • Minimum 2-years previous experience in setting and operating CNC machines.
  • Proven experience of milling and turning on CNC centres.
  • Fully conversant with Fanuc programming controls.
  • Experience of reading and understanding engineering drawings and tolerances.
  • Proficiency in a range of measuring equipment and inspection techniques.

 

Desirable:

  • Proven engineering background in a similar environment.
  • Mechanical Engineering Manufacture Apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ3 Award, BTEC or City & Guilds qualifications in engineering at an Advanced level.
  • Can do attitude with team working ethos.
  • A high level of IT literacy.  Experience using CMM, pre-set meters and gauges to check conformity of product.

 

Hours of Work

Monday - Wednesday4.00 pm - 2.00 am
Thursday4.00 pm - 1.00 am

39-hours per week

 

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

 

Benefits

In return, we offer a competitive salary, after a qualifying period health care cash back scheme and company pension contributions, a generous holiday allowance of 25 days per year (full time allocation) plus bank holidays and free on-site parking.

 

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:HR Department, HepcoMotion, 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.

 

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon

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Customer Service Assistant

To support our continued growth, our Customer Service Department is looking to recruit a Customer Service Assistant:

 

Focusing on:

  • Ensuring our customers receive the best possible care from placing their order to delivery the goods.

 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responding to customer enquiries promptly and efficiently.
  • Obtaining and evaluating all relevant information to handle our customer product and service enquiries.
  • Providing price and delivery information/production and issuing of quotations and proposals.
  • Setting up new customer accounts.
  • Processing customer purchase orders.
  • Keeping records of customer interactions and transactions.
  • Maintaining customer accounts, within authorised credit approved limits.
  • Communicating and coordinating with internal departments and colleagues.

 

Essentials:

  • Excellent communication skills to include; interpersonal, written and verbal.
  • Call handling experience.
  • Minimum 2- years office experience.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong I.T. skills.

 

Desirables:

  • Problem analysis and problem solving.
  • Knowledge of customer care principles and practices.
  • Experience of working within a busy sales office environment would be useful.

 

Education & Training:

  • Fully I.T. literate, with extensive knowledge of MS Office 2016 or similar.

 

Hours of Work:

Monday – Friday:      9.00am – 5.00pm

1-hour for lunch

35-hours per week

 

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

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Benefits

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

Closing Date: Friday, 25 May 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:HR Department, HepcoMotion, 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.

Location: Tiverton, Mid-Devon

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Cost Engineer

An opportunity to join an industry leading, customer focused company with a vision of growing our reputation as world leaders in linear motion.

 

Focusing on:

  • Developing a system of costing within manufacturing including new methods and maintaining current product costings on our in-house systems.
  • Managing materials/consumables inventory and spend.

 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Cost management of processes including cycle time and set up time.
  • Ensure cost accuracy on in-house computer systems.
  • Maintain the accurate costing for new products, design changes and/or improvement to existing products by estimating the material used, process time and overheads.
  • Material management – assisting with order fulfilment for what is required aligned to algorithms and data collated from sales forecast and usage rates etc.  Consideration of space management in future, obsolete stock management and easing the First-In First-Out usage process.
  • Lead a cost of sales review process with peers.
  • provide cost support to sales and the senior management team.
  • Involved in budgeting process.

 

Essentials:

Experience of costing products/processes.

Demonstrable knowledge of value engineering and project participation in a relevant discipline.

 

Desirables:

Engineering knowledge and experience with familiarity of raising works and routing documentation to support production.

Understanding of root cause analysis, FMEA / risk analysis / Value Stream Mapping and 8D would be beneficial but not essential as training can be provided.

 

Education and training:

Analytical skills together with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Fully IT literate, with extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and Access or similar essential.

HND / HNC or equivalent in an Engineering discipline would be advantageous, although previous work experience within a similar industry would be considered.

 

Hours of Work:

Monday – Friday:          9.00am – 5.00pm

35-hour week

Some degree of flexibility can be offered and will be required in respect of start and finish times in pursuance of supporting production.

Hepco is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Benefits

In Return We Offer:

A competitive salary, after a qualifying period a health care cash back scheme and company pension contributions, a generous holiday allocation of 25 days per year (full time allocation), plus bank holidays and free on-site parking.

Closing Date: Monday, 9 April 2018


How to Apply

To request an application form, please either:

Download:Download Application
Telephone:01884 243400
Email:[email protected]
Write to:Mrs Lynsey Frank, HepcoMotion, 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.

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon

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