The Town of Ilminster in the County of Somerset

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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Excel Administrator
Posted: 19/07/2018

Salary: per

Category: Administration

Are you proficient with Excel and have a mathematical mind? Are a fantastic administrator looking for a career within an innovative and fast growing company?

Based at my client’s head office in Somerset I am looking for a Product Development Administrator to join their Technical and New Product Development team.

To be successful in the position of Product Development Administrator you will require 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) including English & Maths, excellent ability with Excel, organisational and communication skills, along with great attention to detail.

The role requires an individual with a strong administration background and excellent IT skills, in particular Microsoft Excel, training will be provided for the more technical aspects of the role.

Main responsibilities include:

* Organising the production, labelling & distribution of product to be used in clinical trials
* Using the in-house computer system (IFS) to setup new product codes and input data
* Responsible for administering the structure setup on IFS
* Writing of technical files
* Stability product organisation and recording of results

Essential candidate skills:

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* High organisational skills, with good accuracy and attention to detail
* Excellent IT skills including the use of Word, Excel and Outlook to a high level
* Positive “can do”, pro-active attitude and demonstrate use of initiative

Candidate qualifications/requirements:

* The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in an administration role and will require strong math’s skills, ideally to GCSE Grade B or equivalent work based experience

- Permanent role

- Somerset based

- Competitive salary

- Excellent Benefits

For more information call Mags on (Apply online only) or click on the link to apply.

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

Posted: 18/07/2018

Salary:£20000 - £35000/annum per Annum

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Do you have purchasing experience? My industry leading client is looking for a buyer to join their team on a full time based in Ilminster.

The job involves helping to source direct and indirect materials at the appropriate quality level, on time and at the most competitive cost from new programme launch through to steady state production.

Job duties:

* Purchasing of direct materials in line with operational requirements
* Maintaining part and procurement parameters i.e. supplier lead times, strategic safety stocks, yields.
* Ensure all purchase orders and amendments are always up to date in the system
* Running tender processes for new requirements, negotiating pricing and terms and conditions
* Develop and maintain proactive supplier relationships
* Work with internal and external partners to optimise stock and ensure stock is provided in line with product life-cycle and business requirements
* Identify and manage cost reduction initiatives
* Work with suppliers and other departments to ensure robust corrective actions are in place to deal with non-conformity
* Work with Product/Programme team to manage procurement actions in new product introduction
* On a regular basis monitor Procurement KPI’s
* Build strong internal relationships and work with all areas to address purchasing issues and requirements.
* Continuous Improvement. Work with internal colleagues and group colleagues to continuously develop and improve procurement and supply chain processes, tools and ways of working
* Implement new tools, processes and procedures that are identified for group role out

Salary Dependent on Experience.

Candidates with relevant experience are welcomed to apply

Quality Inspector
Posted: 18/07/2018

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

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

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

Quality Control / Laboratory Technician
Posted: 13/07/2018

Salary: per

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

The Company:

An extremely successful and continually growing manufacturer in Somerset is looking to recruit additional members to its Quality Control department. If you would like a really varied role incorporating hands on checking of products, analysis of stock, some laboratory work and very much working as part of team, this could be the ideal role for you.

Job Responsibilities:

As a Quality Control Analyst you will be responsible for quality standards throughout the production process including sampling of raw materials and finished products, calibration of equipment, swabbing of equipment and facilities and ensuring all products are produced to the highest standard and in accordance with standard operating procedures.

In addition you will work within our analysis suite preparing media and samples, and conducting microbiological tests on raw materials and product samples and processing test results accurately.

Preferred Skills:

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 year's Quality Control / relevant experience in a pharmaceutical or food manufacturing environment or a relevant scientific degree. The candidate will have a proactive and enthusiastic approach to work, with high levels of attention to detail and good organisation skills. Candidates must be computer literate and able to demonstrate good levels of numeracy and literacy skills.

Associated Benefits:

contributory pension scheme, healthcare, 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and a childcare voucher scheme

Working Hours: Shift working: this position will be required to work shifts including 6.00am – 2.30pm, 8.30am – 5.00pm, 5.00pm – 2.30am and approximately 1 Saturday in 5. Applicants must have flexibility to work shifts as required.

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

Maintenance Engineer
Posted: 13/07/2018

Salary:£30000 - £35000/annum + Benefits per Annum

Category: Engineering

I am now recruiting for a client whom are a market leader in providing
precision engineered optical technologies. They serve a number of
sectors; working with some of the world leaders in the aerospace and
defence, life-sciences, space and R&D.

Due to consistent growth and expansion at their Ilminster facility,
there is now an opportunity for an experienced Mechatronics Engineer
to come onboard. Reporting to the Maintenance Lead, the successful
candidate will be responsible for conducting proactive and reactive
servicing and repairs on all of my clients machinery.

Your duties will also include organising and coordinating with
external contractors, conducting ad-hoc minor repairs as well as
developing PPM’s for the machines you work on. You will also help to
source and order machine parts and spares, as well as maintenance, as
per company requirements.

The role presents an exciting opportunity for an experienced
maintenance engineer to take on a new challenge within a market
leading company.

Qualifications & Experience:

The successful candidate must have a background in mechanical and
electrical engineering, ideally with supporting qualifications.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK.

Skills: Mechatronics, Robot, CNC, Automation, Assembly, Breakdowns,
Maintenance, Manufacturing, Repairs, Upkeep, Service, Fault Finding,
Mechatronics, Electromechanical, Electro-mechanical, Machine Tools,
Safety Checks

Receptionist - Immediate Start
Posted: 13/07/2018

Salary:£0 - £8/hour per Hour

Category: Administration

Our client based in Ilminster are looking for a Receptionist to join their team on a temporary basis!

This is a full time role, working Monday - Thursday, 08:00-16:00 and Friday 08:00-15:30 on £8 per hour.

Cover is required from Thursday 19th July through to Friday 27th July.

Key duties will include:

* Welcoming visitors to the site
* Produce and manage visitor passes
* Track all visitors on-site
* Unlock / Lock main Reception doors as required
* Perform switchboard duties for both internal and external calls
* Order lunches for visitor and internal meetings (as appropriate)
* Layout and clear food and refreshments for meetings
* Ensure sundries are ordered e.g. biscuits, canned drinks
* Arrange flower deliveries for special events e.g. employee baby arrival

The successful candidate will:

* Have strong written and verbal communication skills
* Have experience of working within a Customer facing environment
* Be a team player
* Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
* Have experience of working within a Customer facing environment
* Have a good level of numeracy and literacy
* Have strong organisational skills

If you feel this could be the role for you then please apply online or call Nicole on (Apply online only).

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