Current Vacancies

MATERIAL SCHEDULER/ESTIMATOR

Albion Valves (UK) Ltd specialises in the distribution of valves and pipeline products into the UK reseller and export markets.

Established in Barnsley since 1995, the company is a privately-owned supplier of valves, controls and fittings, which are sold into the heating, ventilating and air-conditioning industries (HVAC) as well as into the general industrial market.

A Full-Time immediate vacancy has arisen for a Material Scheduler / Estimator to be based in Dodworth near Barnsley.

This role would ideally suit a candidate with a background in engineering and experience of AutoCad software.

Main responsibilities will include the creation of detailed electronic bill of quantities and material schedules from specifications, schedules and schematic drawings. Further to this the responsibility for the company's Building Information Management (BIM) and other CAD related functions.

The candidate must have a positive personality, be driven, self-motivated and capable of working independently, managing your own workload to meet tight deadlines.

Knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical Building Services is preferred, but not essential, as full training will be given.

The ideal candidate would also have good knowledge and user ability of CAD / Revit based software, as well as Microsoft Office packages such as Excel and Outlook.

This is a new and important role within the Company, which is reflected in the competitive salary and benefits package on offer, which includes Private Healthcare, Pension, Life Assurance, Bonus Scheme and an excellent working environment in which to operate.

Please write for an application form to Darren Baxter, Commercial Director, Albion Valves (UK) Ltd, Fallbank Industrial Estate, Dodworth, Barnsley, S75 3LS, or e-mail to dbaxter@albionvalvesuk.com

Published: 15th April 2019


CONTROL VALVE SUPPORT ENGINEER

The Control Valve Support Engineer act as a focal point liaising with Score Europe Limited internal sales, engineering, etc. They will also provide technical support to Score Europe Ltd clients, conduct inspections of failed control valves and review control valve quotations.

Role includes:

1. Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with company policies, procedures, standards and work instructions

2. Perform examinations of control valve and choke components that have failed in service and interpret failure modes

3. Perform valve sizing calculations using control valve supplier sizing software to confirm that supplier technical offers are suitable for the service

4. Conduct technical and commercial reviews of control and choke valve supplier quotations

5. Provide technical support on control valve related queries to Sales and Production teams on valve and material related issues

6. Act as Technical Focal Point for all Control Valve matters and liaise with existing and new clients

7. Ensure that all internal systems are maintained and kept up to date

8. Any other reasonable duties as required to meet the needs of the business

9. Be prepared to travel to meet with clients and suppliers

Health, Safety & Quality:

1. Responsible for general housekeeping within the Engineering department and surrounding areas

2. Reporting and investigating incidents and near misses

3. Encourage participation of and involvement in AIMS

4. Be aware of customer driven safety and environmental initiatives

Please contact gillian.holden@score-group.com

Published: 28th March 2019


TRAINEE GENERAL MANAGER

To work in a long established valve manufacturer in the North East of England who are part of a wider engineering group.

To learn all aspects of the valve business from the present incumbent ready for taking the General Manager's Position. website: www.yandc.co.uk

- Lead the manufacturing function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards.
- Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met.
- Responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team by building working relationships ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
- Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures
- Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training,working practices and processes.
- Work as part of the Management team to share ideas and improve operation.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure optimal performance.
- Liaise and communicate with all departments, customers, suppliers and other service providers.
- Contribute to new business initiatives and projects and review and communicate the impact on Manufacturing activities.

Ideal Skills and Qualifications:

Design. Performance Management, Staffing, Management Proficiency, Coordination, Developing Standards, Planning and Strategy, Process Improvement, Decision Making, Strategic Planning, Quality Management. Foundry experience.

Experience

- CAD abilities and good understanding of Valve manufacturing/ foundry practices would be ideal.
- Relevant manufacturing / engineering degree is preferred, or HND, BTec Professional Level 5 Award or equivalent NVQ Level 5 qualifications.
- Experience of managing Profit & Loss responsibilities for manufacturing
- Understanding of ISO 9001 2015, IOSH / NEBOSH,
- Ability to manage a variety of cross-functional team members
- Excellent leadership and man-management skills

Please Contact / Forward your C.V. by e-mail

Kevin Woodmansey kevin.woodmansey@dmiuk.co.uk
Director

Published: 12th March 2019


INTERNAL VALVE SALES ENGINEER

UK Process Valves is a privately owned supplier of high specification Ball, Butterfly, Gate, Globe & Check valves to the international oil, gas, power and petrochemical markets. We are seeking to recruit an Internal Sales Engineer to work at our offices in Dursley, Gloucestershire.

As we are a small business, flexibility is the key attribute we seek in all of staff that we employ. To this end the role will not consist exclusively of Sales and the successful applicant will be expected to maintain a flexible attitude and assist with all aspects of general office work ie: Order Entry/Progress of Outstanding Orders/Liaise with Customers & Suppliers etc. With this in mind an excellent telephone persona is a must. Experience of building actuated packages would also be advantageous but not necessary as training is available.

Due to the specialist nature of our business we do not expect to source a candidate who can assimilate all of the skills required with immediate effect and can offer full product training.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to integrate in to the team at UK Process Valves and will view customer service as paramount. This position should be viewed as a flexible opportunity for an enthusiastic person to develop their career not as rigid job specification that will remain static but as an opportunity to develop in all aspects of our work.

Desirable Skills / Attributes:
•Willingness to learn and develop within a flexible environment.
•Engineering background or at least a demonstrable aptitude for engineering.
•General Valve sales experience.
•Full clean driving license.
•Flexible approach to all things.
•Willingness to assist in building valves if the factory work load demands it.

Working Hours 0830 – 1700 Monday to Friday

Salary - To be negotiated dependent on experience

Please send CV to jason.huggett@ukprocessvalves.com

Published: 11th March 2019


DESIGN ENGINEER

We are looking for a Design Engineer to join our existing team of seven experienced engineers.
The role involves working on six new product developments that we are looking to bring to market in 2019 as well as supporting the team with project engineering.
Colson X-Cel Ltd are in a very large and fast growth phase and we require an experienced person to help increase the rate of growth.
Knowledge of Ball or other valves is essential in order to slot into the programme as smoothly as possible.
Ideally degree qualified.
A Design Engineer is expected to have strong problem solving skills, capable of coming up with creative approaches for generating new ideas and improving existing processes or products in the unit.
A professional skill level in the use of CAD and Inventor software is expected, using engineering and design principles to maximise output.
This is a critical role in our growth plan and one where the successful candidate has an opportunity to progress within the Company or Group.
We have a fast paced yet relaxed working atmosphere and give full training and support to all our new employees.
We look for self motivated, hardworking and dedicated people who want to reap the rewards of hard work so if that's you then please contact us.
markburrell@colson.co.uk

Published: 15th February 2019