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CURRENT VACANCIES

Date added: 30/04/14

 

MECHANICAL ENGINEER

 

We are looking for a temporary Mechanical Engineer to be workshop based to overhaul/repair pumps- Gearboxes- fabricate components as requested & to assist in the Workshops. It is a short – term contract (approx. 2 months).

 

Day work 8am-4 pm.

 

Pay rate £8-9 per hour.

 

Relevant experience required.

 

Very good English.

 

If candidate shows good progress we may consider future work.

 

Please call 07880199880 or email your CV to natalia@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 05/06/2015

 

Date added 10/11/2015

 

VNA Drivers required for our client based in Rushden.

 

Rate of pay is £8.00 p/h

Hours of work are 8.30am-5pm

Experience and in date license is essential.

This is on-going work and may go permanent.

 

Call Nancy 01933 226640 or email Nancy@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 04/01/2017

 

NEW YEAR - - - - - - NEW CAREER!!!!!

 

Warehouse Administrators required – Various shifts

 

We are looking for candidates to join a local company to be part of the warehouse administration team.

This postilion will require good admin and communication skills.

You will be updating computer system with stock, printing out pick lists, stock reports.

Good communication skills are essential as you will be dealing with internal and external customers

These are Temp to perm position

 

Hours are Monday to Friday

6am-2pm - Fixed - £7.70

2pm-10pm - Fixed - £8.00

10pm-6am - Fixed - £9.00

Rate will increase once permanent

 

Please send your CV to nancy@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 04/01/2017

 

SUPERVISOR – NIGHT SHIFT £15.00 PH

 

We are looking for an experienced Supervisor to work night shift for one of our clients.

You will be Managing a team of 6-8 staff, be able to plan and organise.

Experience within the chemicals industry would be preferable but not essential.

First Aider certificate required.

Computer Literate

 

Hours will be

Monday to Thursday 9pm-7.30am

Rate is £15.00 per hour plus overtime.

Initially 6 months but very likely to become permanent

 

Please send your CV to nancy@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 04/01/2017

 

QA Assistant Required

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic QA Assistant to join a busy team in Kettering. QA experience would be appreciated but not necessary as full training is provided. Successful candidate must be computer literate (especially Excel) and happy to work in a busy warehouse environment.

The job will involve making up samples, checking the quality of products and customer service (on the phone and through emails). Some lifting will be involved.

 

Working hours Monday to Friday 8:30am-5pm, £7.70 per hour. Long term and ongoing work with a chance to progress within the company.

 

If you are interested please contact Natalia 07880 199 880 or email your CV to natalia@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 04/01/2017

 

Machine Operator Required

 

Machine Operator required to join one of the biggest manufacturers in Kettering for 8-12 weeks contract. Full training provided. The job will involve running a shock table to measure the G levels for certain materials across certain weights and thicknesses. The job will involve running the machine, inputting the readings onto a spreadsheet, changing over the weights and different material types.

 

The team member will need to be happy and confident with Excel and have general basic computer skills. The team member will also need to perform some lifting and be happy and confident to run heavy machinery (after training). Please note this task will include some load noises (protection will of course be given).

 

Working hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, £7.70 per hour.

 

If you are interested please contact Natalia 07880 199 880 or email your CV to natalia@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 09/01/2017

 

Qualifications and Development Coordinator

 

I am currently recruiting for the above position which is working for a Northamptonshire based Chartered Training institution.

 

The role is office based, with the key objective of providing pro-active administration of the Institute's Awarding Organisations to ensure efficient delivery of their operations, qualifications and business development activities.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set for this position, please contact myself via email: davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk or Mob: 07808 556111

Date added 09/01/2017

 

Field Service Engineer CNC Machines

 

I am currently recruiting for the above position, which will be based in East Northamptonshire and have coverage for the UK.

 

60% Office based, 40% travel.

 

Must have experience of fault finding on CNC Machines and their electronic software control systems.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk or call my Mob: 07808556111

Date added 10/01/2017

 

Factory Scheduler

 

Great opportunity for an experienced Factory Scheduler to join one of the biggest manufacturers in the Kettering area on a temp to perm contract. Working Monday to Friday, 8:30am till 5pm.

 

Salary negotiable, based on your skills and experience.

 

Main responsibilities will include:

•managing planning activities in MIMI (planning tool) for the factory, creating production orders and labels for finished and semi-finished goods

•translating the production schedule into a daily / weekly production plan

•create a weekly sequenced plan from demonstrated capacity data, maintaining an updating planning data

•participating in factory update meetings

•monitoring factory performance against plan and modify where appropriate to accommodate stock, customer and production issues, ensuring all parties are aware of priorities

•responding to shortages, large orders and export demand

•focusing on factory capacity planning and inventory; working with your team looking for opportunities to optimize stock levels and ensuring smooth process

•taking part in improvement projects, including the implementation of new software and tools when required

•updating and maintaining appropriate SOPs for planning process

 

If you feel that this job might be suitable for you please apply by emailing your CV to natalia@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 10/01/2017

 

CNC Setter / Operator

 

Echo Personnel are currently urgently recruiting for the above position, which will be based in East Northamptonshire.

 

The successful candidate will have the experience and ability to both "Set" and "Programme" CNC machines.

 

Our client offers an excellent salary of £15 per Hour (minimum) and work is on a Day Shift basis.

 

Interviews are being scheduled over the next two week so if you feel you have the right skill set and are looking for a new challenge, please apply ASAP.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk or call my Mob: 07808556111

Date added 13/01/2017

 

Performance Improvement Leader

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for the above position on behalf of a prestigious Kettering based manufacturing company.

 

Salary: To £40,000

 

Key aspects of the role include:-

 

Establish, coordinate and provide leadership for local improvement projects and SEE PMS (Performance Management System) implementation. These projects should be integrated with the region / plants Operational Excellence efforts and meet the guidelines, criteria and metrics established by the business.

 

Lead local improvement projects and effectively coordinate these projects with the regional OpEx leader and other improvement project teams - a true "Change Agent". Project leadership includes identifying opportunities, defining and financially justifying projects, launching project teams, using good project management to perform team activities, leading teams to execute projects with the problem solving methodology, tracking project status and results, removing and elevating project barriers, and developing team members. It is also critical to identify integration issues with other projects/processes and coordinate the improvements with the appropriate project/process owners to accomplish the project goals.

 

Train and coach local managers and plant teams to the system. Ensure 2-way open communication throughout the organization based on results. Scope projects in support of the system and productivity. Lead kaizen events to delivers operational savings.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 13/01/2017

 

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for the above position on behalf of a prestigious Kettering based manufacturing company.

 

Salary: To £35,000 Shift Work Monday to Friday

 

Key aspects of the role include

 

The Electrical Technician provides Technical Manufacturing support and advice to the maintenance team.This role applies electrical and mechanical theory to test and modify operational electrical machinery and electrical control equipment and circuitry in the plant.

 

Diagnoses cause of electrical or mechanical malfunction or failure of operational equipment and perform preventative and corrective maintenance.

 

Plans, directs, and records periodic electrical testing, and recommends or initiates modification or replacement of equipment which fails to meet acceptable operating standards.

 

Worked in a production environment before, have knowledge of plcs such as Siemens, Toshiba & Allan Bradley, have used AC/DC drives and have a working knowledge of SCADA systems.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk 

Date added 13/01/2017

 

Territory Customer Service Engineer

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a Territory Customer Service Engineer for a well-established engineering company based in Derbyshire.

 

LOCATION: Field Based - Derbyshire

 

DEPARTMENT: Technical Customer Service

 

SALARY: £23,000 - £25,000 p/a

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

 

To provide high quality technical and service support, both to Regional and National Customers.

•To undertake new site installations / refurbishments

•To deliver on-site training to customers in respect of new installations

•To resolve technical issues with equipment at Customers sites

•To recommend to customers chemicals which complement existing range, and be able to articulate the benefits of these products

•Correctly and safely install the complete range of Core Equipment.

•Repair and maintenance of company equipment.

•Training of end user in correct and safe use of dosing equipment, including loading and unloading of product containers and use of correct PPE.

 

Must Have:

 

•Full UK drivers Licence

 

•Worked in a Similar environment

 

•Customer Service Experience along with an Engineering background

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 13/01/2017

 

Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety Assistant

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety Assistant for a well established manufacturing client based in Kettering.

 

Location: Kettering Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 p/a

 

Job Summary:

The Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety Assistant helps to manage the day to day business policies, processes and procedures and build our position within 'Best in Class’ Business Management Processes. This role will support the Management Team by maintaining the Quality, Environmental and H&S Systems

 

Responsibilities:

• To assist with the maintenance of Quality, Environmental and H&S standards, systems and procedures for the plant and ensuring we are compliant.

• To assist with our internal audit procedures for Quality, Environmental and H&S and record keeping.

• To assist with the management of external audits including Quality, Environmental and H&S.

• Ensure that manufacturing, supply chain and design/certification processes meet the required standards.

• To assist with the improvement of the quality management procedures through analysis of performance and data following through with the implementation of identified actions.

• Reviewing customer requirements and ensuring that they are met including following up on customer returns and permanent corrective actions.

• Working with purchasing staff to establish quality requirements from external suppliers and ensuring that these are fully adhered to by the suppliers.

• Maintain the Business Continuity Plan ensuring that it is thorough, robust and tested

• Assist with preparing health and safety strategies and developing internal policy, with ongoing monitoring.

• Assist with and or lead risk assessments throughout the plant, with a target of reducing associated risks.

• Assist with outlining safe operational procedures which identify and take account of all relevant hazards.

 

Key Skills Required:

• Experience and / or knowledge of Quality , Environment and Health & Safety Management Systems

• A high standard of written and spoken communication skills.

• The incumbent needs to have a good understanding of Microsoft Office including data processing.

 

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity, please email me at Davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk

 

Date added 17/01/2017

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a range of roles across our growing Recruitment business in the East Midlands.

 

We are interested in hearing from:-

 

•Recruitment consultants who have experience in the Temporary Staffing Logistics and Industrial sectors

 

•Entry level candidates who feel they have the flair, tenacity, energy, drive and enthusiasm to carve out a career within the recruitment sector

 

•Experienced consultants / client managers who have knowledge in the Peterborough area who believe they have the capability to operate effectively at Branch Manager level

 

Salary will range with experience, however success in any role within our business, is appropriately rewarded.

 

Echo Personnel are the fastest growing temporary staffing agency within the East Midlands, who are also growing their permanent Recruitment offering.

 

Please apply by emailing: davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk ASAP

Date added 17/01/2017

 

Production Planner

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for the above position on behalf of a prestigious Industrial Manufacturer, based in Kettering.

 

Salary to £35,000

 

The Group Performance Leader is responsible for the on-time execution of the production schedule by the shop floor, as well as reporting performance and issues into the daily integration meeting.

 

Key Responsibilities being:-

•Responsible for performing a daily review of the past 24 hours at the beginning of their day.

•Managing the daily performance summary and is responsible to make sure that performance KPI’s are updated. The daily performance summary and performance KPI’s are critical for reporting the shift’s performance on a daily basis

•Leading the daily integration meeting including Safety, Quality, Engineering, and Maintenance representation

•Responsible for partnering with the maintenance department to coordinate planned maintenance activities. The GPL will ensure the equipment is prepared prior to maintenance intervention as defined in the daily integration meeting

 

Should you feel you have the skills and ability and are looking to join an excellent and growing company, please apply to davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk ASAP

Date added 19/01/2017

 

Sales Executive – Car Dealership, Corby

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for Sales Executives for a Corby based Car dealership.

 

Salary £14,500 to £16,000 dependent upon experience with a very good commission / bonus structure.

 

Previous Car Sales experience is not a must, however the successful candidates will most likely have had exposure to sales to end users.

What is essential is a real passion for sales, energy and hunger for success, coupled with the ability to quickly engage with clients and excite them.

 

If you feel you have the ability, drive and enthusiasm to make a real difference, please apply to: davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk ASAP

Date added 24/01/2017

 

Hygiene Operative

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for several Hygiene Operatives to join a food manufacturing environment based in Corby. 

 

Role: Hygiene Operative

Rate: £7.20 - £7.50 p/h

Location: Corby

Hours: 40 hours a week Mon - Fri

 

Duties:

> Industrial cleaning

> Packing and boxing up items

> General warehouse duties

 

Must Have:

> Level 1 in food hygiene

> "Can do" attitude

> Be reliable and have good working ethics

 

Our client is looking for individuals that want career progression and looking to take that next step.

 

If you are interested in this role please contact John@echopersonnel.co.uk or call 07808868558.

Date added 25/01/2017

 

*** Maintenance / Cleaning Operative ***

 

Must have clean driving licence

 

Removing items from empty properties / gardens / litter picking

Could be heavy items to be moved

Previous experience of working outdoors would be advantageous

Working days are Monday-Friday

Working hours 8:30am-4:30pm or 8am-5pm

 

Pay is £8 per hour

 

Please contact the Echo Wellingborough office on 01933 226640 or email a CV to wb@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 02/02/2017

 

FLT VNA Drivers Required!!

 

We currently have FLT VNA positions available for immediate start in the Kettering area. These positions are on-going for the right candidate.

 

Shifts: 4 on 4 off / 12 hour shifts / rotating days and nights

 

Pay rate: Days/Nights £10

 

3 day license is preferred but not essential. 1 year experience is essential.

 

If you are interested please call the Kettering office on 01536 485555 or email your CV to Kettering@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 07/02/2017

 

Thermoforming Setter Operator

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a Thermoforming Setter Operator for a prestigious manufacturing organization based in Corby.

 

Competitive Salary - Dependent upon experience

Continental Shift Pattern - 42 Hrs / Week

 

Key aspects of the role:-

•Ensuring Production Plan 100% achieved

•Maintaining machine running speeds and efficiencies are achieved

•Optimisation of machine speed and settings to minimise Scrap levels

•Ensures all Formed product is manufactured and packaged to correct specification

•Ensures a safe work environment and in keeping with company Safe Working Practices

•Completion of all Production and Quality related documentation

•Responsible for the "Forming Team" in the absence of the Team Leader

 

The successful candidate will most likely have experience of Thermoforming, however will most certainly have Industrial Manufacturing experience and a strong Mechanical Aptitude.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and be interested in discussing this opportunity please apply ASAP by sending your CV to DavidP@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 07/02/2017

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a Factory Scheduler for a well-established manufacturing company based in Kettering

 

Salary £25,000 to £30,000 dependent upon experience. Day Shift

 

To manage and develop the Factory Scheduling, create and maintain effective production schedules for the Kettering Factory ensuring that Semi finished and Finished Goods targets are both met and are in balance. Sequencing production to ensure the most efficient use of the plant and equipment. The main source of all inventory information in the SAP system.

 

> Translate the production schedule into a daily / weekly production plan.

> Create a weekly sequenced plan from demonstrated capacity data, maintaining and updating planning data/tools as required.

> Monitor factory performance against plan and modify where appropriate to accommodate stock, customer and production issues, ensuring all parties are aware if priorities.

> Participate in Factory update meetings (PMS)

> Lead feedback to the team after the factory update meeting.

> Respond to Shortages, large orders and export demand.

 

Should you feel you have the necessary skill set and experience, please apply to davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk ASAP

Date added 10/02/2017

 

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for the above position on behalf of a prestigious Kettering based manufacturing company.

 

Salary: To £35,000 Shift Work Monday to Friday

 

Key aspects of the role include

 

The Electrical Technician provides Technical Manufacturing support and advice to the maintenance team.This role applies electrical and mechanical theory to test and modify operational electrical machinery and electrical control equipment and circuitry in the plant.

 

Diagnoses cause of electrical or mechanical malfunction or failure of operational equipment and perform preventative and corrective maintenance.

 

Plans, directs, and records periodic electrical testing, and recommends or initiates modification or replacement of equipment which fails to meet acceptable operating standards.

 

Worked in a production environment before, have knowledge of plcs such as Siemens, Toshiba & Allan Bradley, have used AC/DC drives and have a working knowledge of SCADA systems.

 

Should you feel that you have the necessary skills, qualifications and experience for this position and you are ready to challenge yourself, please apply ASAP by emailing your CV to DavidP@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 14/02/2017

 

Machine Operator / Manufacturing Operative

12 hour shifts

Temp - Perm

Job Role

Due to our clients continued growth, we are looking for extra personnel to join their successful team. You will be required to produce quality products and will be required to undertake some general labouring and manual handling duties.

 

Job Requirements

Utilising machinery to produce quality products throughout the shift, able to communicate competently in English to fellow colleague This is a manual role which will involve lifting of the products and operating machinery Previous experience in production, manufacturing or machine operating is beneficial. Adhere to health and safety procedures at all times Follow instructions and learn new skills to carry out the role in an efficient and speedy manner

 

Person Specification

Good communication skills and have a willing and flexible attitude. Strong work ethic

 

All staff are expected to be included in a rotating continental shift pattern, with shifts running 12 hrs from 18:00 till 06:00 on nights and 06:00 till 18:00 on days. the pay is from £9 an hour to £9.50.

 

This is a temp to perm position.

 

You will need your own transport due to the location

Please send CV to nancy@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 14/02/2017

 

Job Title: Quality Controller

 

Salary: £8.00 per hour

 

Echo Personnel are recruiting for Quality Controller for a niche company in Wellingborough that specialises in manufacturing and distribution of fragrances internationally.

 

Hours of Work

Mon-Thu-8:00-16:00

Fri-8:00-15:00

 

The Role

 

Working as part of a small team within a small warehouse and laboratory environment your main duties will be as follows.

 

•Quality control of all products within the laboratory and the warehouse

•Ensuring products are despatched in accordance with SLA’s

•Liaising between all departments and stakeholders to ensure products are of a high quality and the correct volumes

•General warehouse duties including some Fork Lift Driving (counter balance)

 

The Person

 

The ideal candidate will have good quality control experience both in a warehouse and laboratory environment. Product training will be provided.

 

•High standard of quality control within manufacturing environment

•Experience of working within laboratory environment

•Warehouse experience

•Good health and safety acumen

•Able to communicate confidently between internal and external stakeholders

•Flexible approach to work

•Counterbalance Fork Lift licence desirable

•Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative

•Good team player

 

Package

 

On offer is an hourly rate of £8 per hour on a twelve week temporary permanent basis (subject to successful period).

 

 

If you feel this job is perfect for yourself please send your CV to izabela@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 14/02/2017

 

Job Title - Sales Executive

 

Salary: £18,000-£22,000 depending on experience plus uncapped commission circa £25,000

 

An exciting opportunity for a Sales Executive has arisen for a very reputable company that is a market leader in its specialized sector. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience working in an internal sales environment. You will be an ambitious individual who is able to communicate at every level in a confident manner. On offer is a salary of up to £22,000 plus uncapped OTE of circa £25,000 and the potential to move in to field sales for performing Sales Executives. Immediate start but will respect any notice period. Prestigious offices based close to Wellingborough.

 

Hours of Work

Mon-Thu 8:30-17:30

Fri 8:00-17:00

 

The Role

Working as part of sales team you will call potential clients from a comprehensive database, passing on all successful new business to the account management team.

• Introduce company to potential new clients

• Grow business relationship with interested companies

• Follow up and convert email and on-line enquiries

• Support the Field Sales Team and other stakeholders

• Develop product knowledge

• Accurate update of CRM

• Qualify and maintain a healthy business stream

 

The Person

You must be an ambitious and target driven individual with a desire to succeed in your role

• A strong background in telesales or similar environment

• Dynamic and ambitious

• A confident communicator

• Articulate with a keen attention to detail

• Competent IT skills

• Dedicated to achieving and exceeding set targets

• Self-motivated

• Good team player

 

Package

On offer is a basic salary of between £18,000-£22,000 depending on experience. Uncapped OTE of circa £25,000. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take a step into either field sales or sales management. The offices are prestigious and based close to Wellingborough. Immediate start reasonable notice periods will be respected.

 

If you feel this job is perfect for yourself please send your CV to izabela@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 15/02/2017

 

Echo Personnel are currently recruiting for a Field Service Engineer for a Local client in Rushden

 

Our client are looking to recruit for a Field Engineer within England to work and service their clients based nationally

 

Role: Field Service Engineer

 

Salary: £24,000 includes Company car, Mobile and Laptop, Overtime plus other benefits.

 

Working Hours: Monday - Thursday 08.30am - 17.00pm and Friday 08.30am - 16.00pm

 

Duties:

Servicing and maintaining industrial liquid mixing and dispensing systems at client’s facilities.

Covering approximately 30% of the UK, Shared with 2 other engineers.

Good communication skills is important for this role due to dealing with customers face to face.

Must be mechanically minded and be a time served engineer.

 

If this is an opportunity you would like to be considered for please apply by sending your CV to erin@echopersonnel.co.uk & davidp@echopersonnel.co.uk

Date added 16/02/2017

 

Telesales Executives required

We are looking for four sales executives to join our ever expanding client.

 

Whilst prior Telesales experience would be highly advantageous, it is not essential as full training will be provided. This is a great opportunity for people looking to start/ develop their career in a Sales/Business Development environment.

 

They are looking for a bubbly & sociable individual. The job role will be based in Kettering,

 

They are looking for someone who is versatile, confident to give new things a try, has excellent telephone manner and has a sociable personality.

 

Salary £16-19K (starting salary) with an uncapped bonus + salary increase every 6 months

 

Duties will include:

* To make outbound calls to prospective customers

* To answer questions about products or the company

* To ask questions to understand customer requirements and close sales, going the extra mile to meet targets and facilitate future sales

* To continually improve and develop selling skills

* To ensure knowledge of products is kept up-to-date

* To develop strategy and sales pitches, test new ideas and refine best practice

 

Customer service:

* To ensure that customer service standards are maintained so that all contacts are dealt with in a polite, professional manner and positive relationships are developed

*To pass customer feedback to the appropriate department.

 

Please call John on 07808868558 or contact our Kettering Branch on 01536 485555. Please send CV's to John@echopersonnel.co.uk