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The Town of Braintree in the County of Essex

The town of Braintree is located within the county of Essex.   Braintree is situated in the Eastern region of the UK and is governed by Braintree District council.  Braintree has 2 train stations called Braintree Rail Station (BTR) and Braintree Freeport Rail Station (BTP).

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Posted: 17/09/2018

Salary: per

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Production Technician

Braintree - Salary depending on experience

Due to expansion a established multinational company in Braintree are currently looking to recruit Production Technician to join their existing service teams. This is genuinely fantastic opportunity for people who have experience in, or an understanding of engineering or electrical assembly or repair and are looking for a new challenge or the opportunity to jump start you career!

Type: Permanent Job Reference: 19551338

Production Technician Responsibilities:

* Carry out routine inspections by following written procedures regarding H&S, Servicing and environmental requirements.
* Carry out repairs when necessary
* Complete repair reports
* Repackage repaired and inspected products
* Monitor own works quality ensuring that it meets required specifications.
* Liaise with Team Leader on any issues

Production Technician Requirements:

* Understanding of engineering or electrical principles, this can be from either working environment, school/college or personal hobbies e.g. working on personal vehicle mechanics or electrics
* Ability to use hand tools.
* Be a team player

Other:

* Salary depending on experience and skill level
* 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
* Pension and life insurance scheme

Key Words:

* Production, Repair, Maintenance, Service, Engineering, Mechanical, Tools, Reports, Quality, Inspection, electrical, mechanical, test

Cordant People are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

Salary: per

Category: Electronics

Design Engineer, Motion Control/Control System - Braintree

A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced Control System Designer who enjoys handling projects from initial concept through all stages of design to on site commissioning. The designs incorporate electrical drawing, writing machine control software, test and commissioning of the product at customer premises. Interested read on.

Type Permanent Date Posted: 17/09/2018 Ref: 19548942

Design Engineer Overview:

* Working in a small design team you will take initial customer concepts and design motion control systems to meet their specification.
* Using CAD 2D to produce electrical drawings
* Designing control software predominately using BASIC language
* Produce drive configuration files
* Work closely with the production team through production and test of the product
* After installation, attend site to commission the product including customer operator training
* The motion controllers are used in a wide variety of applications, therefore an understanding of mechanical systems would be ideal.
* Provide after sales technical support for the control systems

Design Engineer Skills and Requirements:

* Degree/HNC or equivalent
* Previous Motion Control Designs using servo motors would be a distinct advantage
* Software programming - preferably basic
* Use of Cad
* Excellent communication skills to provide technical support
* Able to travel occasionally

Other:

* 37.5 hour week (on average)
* 25 days holiday plus statutory
* Standard Pension
* Profit share

Keywords:

* Software, Hardware, Mechanical , Electrical, Projects, Commissioning, Motion, Control, Control Systems, Servo motors.

Cordant People are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer
Posted: 17/09/2018

Salary: £45000/annum £45k per year per Annum

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

MET Technician required for Accident Repair Centre in Braintree
Monday - Friday 08:00am - 05:00pm with plenty of overtime available
OTE £45,000 Per Annum

We are currently seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced MET Technician to work within our client's Bodyshop in Braintree, Essex.

You'll enjoy working within a team of skilled professionals within a bodyshop dedicated to customer service. The client offers an exceptional working environment, excellent lighting and equipment and offers the chance to join a progressive group who have continuously won national awards.

You will be responsible for carrying out MET stripping & Fitting with knowledge of panel repair work on motor vehicles in a safe and economical manner, achieving the highest possible standards of workmanship. To rise to the challenge, you will need to be fully skilled and have previous workshop experience combined with a NVQ 3/ATA accreditation, City & Guilds or equivalent qualification. (However, experience will be better)

Those with an ATA qualification would have a distinct advantage, but importantly we're looking for skilled fitters with a stable, loyal employment history, who are looking to work with a forward-thinking company.

Candidates will ideally be qualified to NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent (City and Guilds, IMI) although applications for time served Panel Beaters are also welcome.

Contact Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd with your full CV to apply, quoting job ref PRS18387

Unfortunately we are unable to contact every application that we receive, if you do not receive a response please assume that you have been unsuccessful with this particular application, however if you have automotive & logistics experience we will keep your details on file and contact you should a vacancy arise that matches your skills and experience.

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Salary: £24.00 - £25.00/hour per Hour

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Locum Occupational Health Nurse Band 6

Occupational Health Nurse - Essential Requirements:

* Must be Registered Nurse (A) Level 1 with Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and not be subject to any restrictions in practice
* Must hold either a Diploma in Occupational Health Nursing or a BSc in Specialist community Public Health Nursing with registration on part 3 of the NMC register
* Must have a full driving licence valid in the UK
* Must hold current, valid personal medical indemnity insurance

Occupational Health Nurse - About the Role:

* Flexible & adaptable with a proactive approach
* You will join and become part of a multidisciplinary team, working within well equipped medical centres, dental centres or rehabilitation units where you will be valued as part of the Defence Medical Services team
* Deliver a professional & personal service at all times
* Ability to work alongside military personnel on Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force bases to deliver an exceptional standard of care for service personnel and their families (at some locations)

Occupational Health Nurse – About Military Medical Personnel and our Benefits:

Military Medical Personnel (MMP) is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated exclusively to providing locum civilian medical, dental and healthcare professionals to the Ministry of Defence. We are a contracted supplier to the MOD and have locum vacancies on military bases throughout the UK and occasionally overseas locations.

Military Medical Personnel offer an attractive package for candidates which may include the following:

* Attractive rates of pay with weekly payments and choice of payment model
* A generous “Refer a Friend” bonus scheme
* Flexibility of long and short term assignments to suit your availability
* Contribution towards your continued professional development (CPD) if applicable
* Free uniforms provided (if required)
* Free DBS disclosures, Disclosure Scotland or Access NI as applicable
* Free blood tests and fitness to work certificates (if required)
* Free mandatory training
* Assigned an experienced consultant who will support you throughout your application who will continue to look after you during your assignment
Posted: 17/09/2018

Salary: £7.83/hour per Hour

Posted: 17/09/2018

Salary: £7.83/hour per Hour

Posted: 17/09/2018

Salary: £19.00 - £26/hour per Hour

Salary: £9 - £11/hour depends on skills/quals per Hour

Category: Engineering

Fulcrum – Engineering & Technical, are acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer.

We are currently recruiting personnel at all levels who are qualified/skilled/experienced as

JOB SPEC DETAILS

Fabrication Supervisors & Charge Hands,
Plater Fabs, Fabricator Welders, Coded Spec MIG Welders,
Welders TIG MIG,
Semi Skilled Fabricators & Machinists
Fork Lift Ops, Yard Ops, Stores Ops

Job Descriptions:

We are recruiting for our Clients in the Braintree, Basildon, Canvey Island & Southend areas highly skilled & experienced Skilled & Semi Skilled Engineers - Trades

We have several positions, for most roles and at different levels of
experience/skills. Please see below the roles for Braintree, Essex.

Fork Lift - Production Ops or Yard Ops

Driving Counter Balance & Side Loader Fork Lift .
Will need a Current Accredited Cert

Moving materials in the Fab Shop or Yard.

Unloading or Loading trailers & vehicles

Assisting with general work

Pay Rate from £9 per hr plus overtime £13.50 + per hr

Hours = (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus overtime

Term 1 - 13 weeks pos Temp/Perm

Semi - Skilled Fabs

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Assisting skilled trades, with cutting, prepping, grinding, drilling, as required.

Fitting of steel frames and checking they are correct to drawings, then stripping down, ready for dispatch. Moving materials from the Fab Shop to Stores Areas.

Pay Rate from £9 per hr plus overtime £13.50 + per hr

Hours = (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus overtime

Term 1 - 12 weeks pos Temp/Perm

Plater Fabs

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Measuring, marking out, cutting, prepping ready for drilling, machining and welding, as required.

Fabricator Welders

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Measuring, marking out, cutting, prepping ready for drilling, machining and welding, as required.

Welding to coded specs mainly with MIG, some MMA if required.

Depending on experience, skills, quals etc, based on all hours

Mon - Fri (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus O/T

Pay = Days Skilled £11 + per hr 40 hrs basic, then O/T at £16.50 + per hr
Often work (Apply online only) or (Apply online only)

Quals = C & G NVQ Welding Fabrication or Mechanical Engineering, able to work from engineering drawings

For more information on this position, please email your CV in Word, quoting job title, your name in the subject box of the email.
Please note that if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However you may still be considered for other positions in the future.
Fulcrum Engineering, are only able to process applications from candidates who are currently resident and eligible to work in the UK and works successfully with an extensive list of local businesses, providing an honest, ethical and professional service to both candidates and clients

Salary: £9 - £11/hour depends on skills/quals per Hour

Category: Engineering

Fulcrum – Engineering & Technical, are acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer.

We are currently recruiting personnel at all levels who are qualified/skilled/experienced as

JOB SPEC DETAILS

Fabrication Supervisors & Charge Hands,
Plater Fabs, Fabricator Welders, Coded Spec MIG Welders,
Welders MIG,
Semi Skilled Fabricators & Machinists
Fork Lift Ops, Yard Ops, Stores Ops

Job Descriptions:

We are recruiting for our Clients in the Braintree, Basildon, Canvey Island & Southend areas highly skilled & experienced Skilled & Semi Skilled Engineers - Trades

We have several positions, for most roles and at different levels of
experience/skills. Please see below the roles for Braintree, Essex.

Plater Fabs

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Measuring, marking out, cutting, prepping ready for drilling, machining and welding, as required.

Fabricator Welders

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Measuring, marking out, cutting, prepping ready for drilling, machining and welding, as required.

Welding to coded specs mainly with MIG, some MMA if required.

Depending on experience, skills, quals etc, based on all hours

Mon - Fri (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus O/T

Pay = Days Skilled £11 + per hr 40 hrs basic, then O/T at £16.50 + per hr
Often work (Apply online only) or pos if required 0600 or (Apply online only)

Quals = C & G NVQ Welding Fabrication or Mechanical Engineering, able to work from engineering drawings

Fork Lift - Production Ops or Yard Ops

Driving Counter Balance & Side Loader Fork Lift .
Will need a Current Accredited Cert

Moving materials in the Fab Shop or Yard.

Unloading or Loading trailers & vehicles

Assisting with general work

Pay Rate from £9 per hr plus overtime £13.50 + per hr

Hours = (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus overtime

Term 1 - 13 weeks pos Temp/Perm

Semi - Skilled Fabs

Working from engineering drawings, fabrication of heavy plate & structural steel work. Assisting skilled trades, with cutting, prepping, grinding, drilling, as required.

Fitting of steel frames and checking they are correct to drawings, then stripping down, ready for dispatch. Moving materials from the Fab Shop to Stores Areas.

Pay Rate from £9 per hr plus overtime £13.50 + per hr

Hours = (Apply online only) Mon - Fri plus overtime

Term 1 - 12 weeks pos Temp/Perm

For more information on this position, please email your CV in Word, quoting job title, your name in the subject box of the email.
Please note that if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However you may still be considered for other positions in the future.
Fulcrum Engineering, are only able to process applications from candidates who are currently resident and eligible to work in the UK and works successfully with an extensive list of local businesses, providing an honest, ethical and professional service to both candidates and clients

Salary: per

Category: Engineering

Fulcrum - Engineering & Technical Divisions, are acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer.
We are currently recruiting for several clients in different areas of Essex, London, for personnel at all levels. Who are qualified/skilled/experienced

PROJECT MANAGER

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

STRUCTURAL SURVEYORS & ESTIMATORS

CAD ENGINEERS & TECHS - STRUCTURAL

CAD ENGINEERS & TECHS - MECHANICAL

STEEL DESIGN ENGINEERS

MECHANICAL ENGINEER

QC ENGINEER & INSPECTOR

SITE ENGINEER

SITE SUPERVISOR

Braintree, London Offices plus other areas such as

(Basildon, Canvey Island, Romford, Essex, Kent areas)

Project Estimator

Department: Business Development/Proposals

Main Location: Braintree, Essex

Reports to: Business Development Director

Direct Reports: None

The Main Purpose of the Job:

To support the Engineering Divisions in preparing responses to a variety of enquiries and preparation of technical and commercial proposals for tendering purposes.

Duties Include:

Interface with the Commercial, Operational and Engineering Divisions to understand the

requirements of RFP’s or tenders for prospective work

Provide support as directed by the Business Development Director

Work from technical drawings and specifications to produce concise and

effective technical proposals in response to customer requests

Co-ordination of resources to achieve the required engineering input

Maintenance of tender project documentation

Where required support sales heads attendance at meetings with customers

and participation in engineering and commercial discussions

Liaise with internal resources and external partners (subcontractors)

to build up tender cost model

Organise tender governance meetings

Production of tender compliance documentation

Handover successful tenders to the operational delivery team

Other duties appropriate to the level of this role

Qualifications:

Desirable:

HNC/Degree qualification in civil, structural or manufacturing engineering

Ability to draw using Auto CAD software or similar

Essential:

Experience of civil engineering, steel fabrication or closely aligned industry

Enthusiastic, proactive and organised individual with good use of initiative

Ability to read technical drawings and specifications

Ability to communicate effectively to both technical and non- technical clients

Confident in approaching new subcontractors

Excellent written and spoken English language skills

Computer literate; conversant in the use of Microsoft Office

Competent with the use of web browsing tools for online research purposes

Trainee Project Manager

Department: Structural & Architectural

Main Location: Braintree

Reports to: Structural & Architectural Director

Direct Reports: None

The Main Purpose of the Job:

To implement and oversee Structural & Architectural steelwork projects within the construction sector.

Duties Include:

To run and implement Contracts with guidance

To attend pre-start meetings with guidance

To undertake all logistics of projects

To identify and deal with potential risks throughout the project

To organise and oversee the design and detailing process

To organise and oversee all processes through manufacture

To oversee onsite works within projects including H & S document production

To monitor budgets to ensure all legitimate contract costs are recovered

To maximise efficiency and to keep within project costs

To maintain good relations with customers at all times

To deliver projects to the timescales demanded by the customer

To undertake contract reviews

Other duties appropriate to the level of this role

Qualifications:

Proven technical and project management skills an advantage but not essential

An understanding of construction contracts and terms

Previous CAD experience would be an advantage but not essential

Excellent communication and organisational skills

To be able to stick to deadlines

To have 3 years’ experience within the construction industry

To be computer literate and able to use software packages such as Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word

Full driving licenc

QUANTITY SURVEYOR
Duties: Negotiation of contract terms/conditions 
Submission and agreement of interim valuations and final accounts 
Managing entitlement to loss and expense including compilation, submission and negotiation of claims 
Procurement of subcontractors including negotiating contract sum and terms & conditions 
Monthly contract reviews, audits and raising early warnings of contract risks Train junior project managers in commercial best practice 
Contribute to internal process creation and improvement 
Managing contract disputes 
Managing subcontract accounts including interim valuations, claims and final accounts 
Tender preparation including production of engineering cost plans and estimates 
Value engineering input during project design stages 
Other duties appropriate to the level of this role.
Qualifications and/or Experience Required: 
Proven quantity surveying experience and cost management of complex engineering or construction projects 
Knowledge of commonly used construction contracts and contract law  Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to communicate with all internal and external partners 
Experience in one or more of the following key sectors would be an advantage; telecoms infrastructure, structural steel, facilities management.
A self-motivated individual and ideally a member of a professional Institution or close to achieving professional status.
Preferred Qualifications and/or Experience 
Degree qualified in quantity surveying, or civil/structural engineering  Experience of mitigation and adjudication processes  Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS), although not essentia
STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS
Working from the Braintree Office, covering Essex, Kent, E Anglia, London & UK wide areas.
Working on the design of structural steel work such as building frames, plat forms, foot bridges, stair cases etc.
Using Tekla Design System to compile drawings.
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
Perm roles
STRUCTURAL SURVEYORS/ESTIMATORS
- (Braintree/Essex areas)
Working on the Survey of steel work projects, taking and checking site measurements. Then recording all measurements. Then completing Estimating of the steel work required, plus also some work on the design of structural steel work such as building frames, plat forms, foot bridges, stair cases etc.
Competing site surveys
Competing estimates
Using Tekla Design System to compile drawings.
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
perm role.
CAD ENGINEERS & TECHS STRUCTURAL
Working on the design of structural steel work such as building frames, plat forms, foot bridges, stair cases etc.
Using AutoCAD & Tekla Design System to compile drawings.
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
Perm role.
CAD ENGINEERS & TECHS - MECHANICAL
Working on the design of Mechanical Systems mainly, with some general Structural design work, if required.
Using AutoCAD System mainly to compile drawings.
Ideally with Tekla, Inventor or Solidworks Systems experience
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
Perm roles .
STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS
Working on the design of structural steel work such as building frames, plat forms, foot bridges, stair cases etc.
Using Tekla Design System to compile drawings.
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
Perm roles
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER & PROJECT MANAGER ROLES
Operating, from Essex, covering Essex, E Anglia, Herts, Kent, London area mainly, plus UK wide if required.
Management/Control of structural & architectural projects, from conception to installation.
Covering new build appartment blocks, offices etc.
Where the frames, stair ways, baloconies etc are installed, using strcutrural steel work or architectural metal work.
Ensuring projects are run to schedule, costs, safely etc.
Liasingf with Clients, to ensure they are happy with the work & progress.
Liasing with other Department Managers, to ensure work is ready in advance.
SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER
Duties: • Responsible for running and implementation of structural engineering projects •
Monitor budgets and ensure all legitimate contract sales and variations are recovered •
Prepare for and attend project finance and contractual terms reviews •
Ensure that group health & safety standards are met and maintained during all operations under your control •
Carry out all work in accordance with the company QA procedures and policy • Maintain a flexible and proactive approach when dealing with clients •
Assist the sales team in the tendering process •
Manage Project Engineers • Other duties appropriate to the level of this role.
Qualifications and/or Experience Required: •
Previous experience in project management and proven track record in completion of projects to time and budget •
Previous management experience 6> team members •
ONC/HNC in mechanical engineering or equivalent •
Experience in steel structures or similar • CAD experience •
Working knowledge of and experience of contract terms and conditions • Excellent communication and organisational skills • Good knowledge of health & safety legislation •
Computer literate and conversant with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word & Project • Full driving licence
STRUCTURAL SURVEYORS/ESTIMATORS -
Basildon/Essex areas)
Working on the Survey of steel work projects, taking and checking site measurements. Then recording all measurements. Then completing Estimating of the steel work required, plus also some work on the design of structural steel work such as building frames, plat forms, foot bridges, stair cases etc.
Competing site surveys
Competing estimates
Using Tekla Design System to compile drawings.
Completing drawing and materials lists.
Checking material specs and ensuring they are correct.
perm role.
£ = Attractive Salary Ranges p,a depending on experience, skills, quals etc (Apply online only) Mon - Fri

For more information on this position, please email your CV in Word, quoting job title, your name in the subject box of the email. Please note that if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However Fulcrum, may still consider you for other positions in the future. We, are only able to process applications from candidates who are currently resident and eligible to work in the UK and works successfully with an extensive list of local businesses, providing an honest, ethical and professional service to both candidates and clients