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The town of Ilminster is located within the county of Somerset.   Ilminster is situated in the South West region of the UK and is governed by South Somerset District council.

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Posted: 12/12/2018

Salary: £20.17 - £39.22/annum per Annum

Category: Social Care

RGN Illminster

Job ref – Illminster /RGN/11

Pay rates – £20.17 - £39.22

Job advert

Nurseplus are looking for experienced Registered Nurses to provide holistic, person centred care to our clients. We have lots of work available for Registered Nurses (RGN/RMN) in a variety of care settings including local Nursing Homes, Residential Homes, Learning Disability Units, Mental Health Units and Private Hospitals in Illminster and surrounding areas.

£500 Bonus for all nurses joining Nurseplus (After working first 150 hours)

Pay Rates - £20.17 up to £39.22 per hour inc holiday pay

Minimum requirements to work with Nurseplus as a Registered Nurse (RGN/RMN):

* You must have the right to work within the UK

* NMC Registration

* Professional Indemnity Insurance

* You must have a good standard of English and be able to communicate effectively

* A warm, compassionate and personable nature with the ability to work with patience, tact and understanding.

Benefits of working with Nurseplus as a Registered Nurse (RGN/RMN):

* Flexible Hours - To suit your needs, full or part time, days, evening, weekends

* Excellent Weekly Pay - Competitive hourly rates

* Paid Holiday Leave

* FREE Training - In-line with Care Certificate

* FREE Uniform after completion of training


* Refer a friend scheme

* Expert training, supervision and ongoing support

* Career development support- Nurseplus is a growing company with a variety of opportunities for career progression

About us

Nurseplus is a national company with over 60 branches across the UK. We are committed to support our workforce to ensure they have the right skills to do their job and enable them to develop themselves and their careers.

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Apply today for jobs in Illminster.

Posted: 11/12/2018

Salary: per

Posted: 10/12/2018

Salary: £30000 - £35000/annum + Excellent Holidays per Annum

Posted: 06/12/2018

Salary: £30000 - £38000/annum Negotiable, Depend Upon Experience per Annum

Category: Engineering

Process Engineer – Opto-electronics – Somerset – MO/IM317
Salary / benefits – negotiable, dependent upon experience
Job Term: Permanent / Full Time
Job Outline:
Owing to a period of successful growth a market leader in the development of Opto-Electronic Products now requires a Process Engineer to support the development of new and existing manufacturing processes.
Working within an NPI environment, you will be responsible for the supporting documentation, equipment and procedures; documenting manufacturing methods, tooling and fixture needs.
Through the development and deployment of processes, fixtures and tooling required for assembly tasks, you will identify improvements and apply change management.
You will investigate production and process issues, and provide support to key personnel, deploying best practices in terms of process yields, process times and process profitability.
Working with all stages of the product life cycle you will review all manufacturing processes and methods.
You will identify and highlight project risks and solutions; conduct Design Reviews and support Business Systems to support the development and improvement of Processes.
This is a key role within the NPI Development, and therefore you will be required to identify key stakeholders and work closely with all parties, both internal to the organisation and external, such as suppliers and end customers.
Ideally you will be qualified to at least Degree level in a Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering Discipline, or similar, and have experience in an NPI Process Development role.
You will have previous experience in a similar role in an NPI environment, developing Processes, and Control Maps.
Preference will be given to candidates who have experience or an awareness of glass machining, thin film coatings, metal machining, and plating and precision engineering.
Ideally you will have experience working in LEAN Manufacturing environment and be familiar with Six Sigma methodologies.
Additional Information:
Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.
Skills: Process, Manufacturing, Photonics, Optics, Glass, Thin Films, Opto-electronics.
To Apply Direct: Please send CV & Covering Letter to Iona Mulligan
Posted: 06/12/2018

Salary: £22000 - £26000/annum c£25k per Annum

Category: Electronics

Quality Inspector – Electronics – Somerset – ME/IM350

Salary / benefits: c£25k

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

A market leader in the development of Electronic and Opto-Electronic Products is now looking for a Lead Inspector to join the Quality Department.

Your main duties will be to maintain the quality standards, approving in-coming materials, in-process production, finished products and recording quality results.

You will approve incoming materials by confirming specifications; conducting visual inspection and measurement tests; rejecting and returning unacceptable materials.

In addition you will approve in-process production first off activities by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; communicating required adjustments to production supervisor/operator.

This will include conducting visual and automated inspection activities on part finished and finished goods.

You will also select output samples and check the samples using appropriate methods.

Approving finished products you will confirm compliance to specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests and returning non-compliant materials and products for re-work.

Once complete you will confirm the re-works meet required standards.

You will document inspection results, producing reports and logs; summarising re-work and waste; inputting data into quality database.

It is expected that you will keep yourself, and the company up to date with current job knowledge by participating in training/educational opportunities; reading technical publications.


Ideally you will have prior experience working in Quality or Inspection role within a similar manufacturing environment.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.

Skills: Quality, Inspection.

To Apply Direct: Please send CV & Covering Letter to Iona Mulligan
Posted: 06/12/2018

Salary: £30000 - £60000/annum c£50k depend upon experience per Annum

Category: Other

Coatings Technologist – Photonics – Somerset – OM/IM350

Salary / benefits: c£50k

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

A leading developer of Photonic and Opto-Electronic Products is now looking for a Coatings Technologist.

Your main duties will be to provide support and advice to the Technical Sales, Tendering and Customer Applications activities.

You will develop and provide strategic direction for process development; enhancing existing processes and techniques.

Working across my client’s UK locations, you will develop and support coating and cleaning technology developments and integrate these into the manufacturing process.

Liaising closely with internal and external key stakeholders, product managers, engineering, customer service, manufacturing, sales and customers you will provide technical support of their deliverables.

You will develop and maintain contacts within third parties, including universities, research institutes, test houses, suppliers and technical personnel.

This is a key role in the development of products and processes to meet customer requirements.


As the successful candidate you will have previous experience working in Coatings Process and Development.

Experience in Leading or Managing teams is preferred.


Ideally you will be qualified to a minimum of Bachelors Degree, or higher, in a Scientific Discipline.

In addition, you should hold a NEBOSH, Health and Safety Qualification, or equivalent relevant experience.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.

Skills: Thin Film Coatings, Deposition, Evaporation, Sputtering, E-Beam, IAD, UV, Vis, NIR.

To Apply Direct: Please send CV & Covering Letter to Iona Mulligan
Posted: 06/12/2018

Salary: £38000 - £40000/annum per Annum

Category: Management

Do you have 5 years + experience within a Product/ Project Management role? Have you worked within a Manufacturing business? Are you familiar with manufacturing processes? Are you a self-starter? If so, please read on as this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

I am currently looking for a Product Manager to join a highly dynamic and forward-thinking organisation on a permanent and full-time basis. This is a very exciting time to join the business as they are going through a period of growth!

This role is a key part of the business and you will be responsible for introducing, developing and managing all product developments and initiatives within the business. You will have the ability to plan and drive all new and existing product development milestones through effective liaison with internal teams and external stakeholders. You will also be responsible for quality market research, understanding customer requirements and competitor analysis data.

Your day to day duties will include:

* To plan, implement and deliver to market new products on time and within cost controls

* Plan and develop new product launches including marketing specifications and internal departments product training requirements

* To use market research data to effectively establish product pricing plus continuous review of production and sales costs, forecasting and pricing of special and customized items

* To identify the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing specification and requirements, appraising and adjusting as needed and preparing ROI analyses

* To establish time schedules with design, manufacturing and component partners

* To determine customer needs, product trends and product positioning via high quality research and analysis

* To conduct quality external competitor analysis to accurately assess competition

* To work with Group Sales Director and Data Analyst to develop effective product sales strategies

* To work closely with Marketing; product marketing and brochure updates

* To line manage two Product Assistants, allocating workloads and ensuring project timelines are met

* To report monthly to the Senior Management Team

* To ensure timely competition and storage of project documentation

Experience and skills

* Educated to degree level

* 5 years solid experience in Product/Project Management within the manufacturing industry

* Familiarity with manufacturing processes (assembly, injection, SMC, GRP, RTM) advantageous

If you feel you fit the bill and would like to discuss this further, please call Jessica Harmer in branch today

Salary: £18000 - £24000/annum 28 Days Holiday, inc BH per Annum

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Job Profile for Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Engineer - MB133360

Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Engineer required, my client are a well-estabilished manufacturer of machinery based in the Ilminster, Somerset area. Due to the ongoing success they are looking an enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer to join the existing design & development team working on a range of bespoke projects.

This is an excellent opportunity for a degree qualified engineer who is looking for a career path in Design Engineering whilst working on a range of exciting projects.

Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Engineer Position Overview

* Reviewing the customer specifications to ensure bespoke requirements are met
* Taking an initial concept from the customers and developing the drawings via 3D modelling
* Create assembly models and 2D drawings
* Introduce cost-saving ideas across projects
* Liaising closely with other members of staff within the Design team

Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Engineer Position Requirements

* Degree qualified in a Mechanical/ Design Engineering subject
* Proficient in the use of Autodesk Inventor
* Capable of working under pressure to achieve deadlines
* Based in a commutable distance of Ilminster, Somerset

Graduate / Junior Mechanical Design Position Remuneration

* Salary £18,000 - £24,0000 – Dependent upon experience
* 28 Days Holiday, including Bank Holidays
* Pension

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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Posted: 05/12/2018

Salary: per

Category: Arts/Graphic Design

If you have experience working with Adobe Suites, for example Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop and other software such as IFS and you have the passion to develop and learn in a busy artwork and marketing team this may be the role to progress your career.

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the fastest growing companies in their industry. Based at their beautifully refurbished head office in Somerset, the role will focus on supporting the Senior Printed Packaging Coordinator in a busy Printed Packaging Department.

Main responsibilities include:

I am looking for someone who will be creating new packaging artwork and implementing artwork changes primarily in house, or liaising with relevant external agencies. You will be liaising with with internal departments, customers and suppliers to ensure a smooth and efficient process throughout.

If you have a high standard of computer literacy with experience working with Adobe Suites, for example Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. Other software such as IFS would be an advantage, a high level of attention to detail, along with good project management and organisational skills, with the passion to develop and learn in a busy artwork and marketing team I would love to hear from you.

If you are curious to know more about this exciting new opportunity please call and speak with Mags on (Apply online only).

To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency

Salary: £10.00 - £11.00/hour + N/A per Hour

Category: Engineering

CNC Machinist Job in Ilminster, Somerset

Full Time

Immediate Starts

Competitive Pay Rate - DOE

Are you seeking full time employment, working for a company that values its’ workers and appreciates their hard work? Then look no further and apply for our positions today!

City Centre Recruitment are delighted to be assisting its’ client based in Ilminster, Somerset. We are looking for an experienced CNC machinist to join their busy operation -

Operate the CNC controls and basic understanding of programming
Work to tight tolerances
Use measuring equipment
Time management and accuracy
Health and Safety awareness
Meet deadlines

CNC within an engineering manufacturing environment and preferably with metals

Successful applicants will be enthusiastic, punctual and eager to learn and gain new skills or build upon existing skills

Our client is seeking candidates that are keen to become a full time, permanent member of staff

These jobs are genuine temp – perm positions

Please apply with your CV or give us a call on (Apply online only)

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK

As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer

City Centre Recruitment are acting as an employment business in relation to this CNC Machinist Job in Ilminster, Somerset

To apply for these positions please register your CV via our website for an immediate interview and start for this CNC Machinist Job in Ilminster, Somerset

City Centre Recruitment always review and process job applications as swiftly as possible. However due to the high volume of CVs that we receive online, we regrettably are not always able to respond to every applicant individually. If you’ve not heard from us within 7 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful, but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities