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Regional Health & Safety Advisor
Salary: £35,000 with Company Car

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From manufacturing to research and design, Accord have an extensive background in technical recruitment. We can assist in the recruitment of CAD Design staff, Project Engineers, Project Managers, Test Technicians, Buyers, Field Service Engineers and Production Managers to Director Appointments.



Regional Health & Safety Advisor

Vacancy: Regional Health & Safety Advisor
Area: Peterborough
Salary: £35,000 with Company Car
Details:

Working for a well known, international industrial services company supporting the construction and facilities management sectors, our client are looking for an experienced Health and Safety Advisor to cover the Peterborough and South East region.

Role Summary:

The primary purpose of the Regional Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) Advisor is designed to provide a competent and professional SHEQ advice to all employees. To ensure all company systems, procedures and policies are complied with.

They shall also aim to protect as far as is reasonably practicable the company from enforcement action by the authorities under all relevant SHEQ legislation, this in turn shall ensure the health, safety and welfare of all employees and others to whom the company has a duty of care

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To protect the safety, health and welfare of all employees and the company from possible breaches of SHEQ legislation.
  • Maintain and develop an up to date working knowledge of all occupational health, safety and environmental legislation, including codes of practice and standards relevant to the activities of the company.
  • The ability to understand and interpret legislation and codes of practice applicable to the company activities
  • To contribute towards the preparation and development of the company SHEQ management systems.
  • To prepare and implement various SHEQ audits and safety inspections at all company locations
  • To develop / deliver various training courses as appropriate to the activities of the company
  • To assist in the investigation of all accidents, incidents at work as directed by the Structural SHEQ Manager
  • To liaise with other legal advisers on matters relating to accidents and incidents as directed by the Structural SHEQ Manager.
  • To advise and coach all employees and staff on occupational SHEQ issues.
  • To identify and advise on the most appropriate training needs of employees relevant to the activities of the company.
  • To contribute to the activities of SHEQ committees, groups, forums etc.
  • To implement the company drug and alcohol policy including testing procedures.

The Regional SHEQ Advisor is responsible and duly authorised to stop and report immediately any work activity where in their opinion there is an imminent danger or risk to life or property in relation to health and safety at work.

The SHEQ department performs an advisory role to all employees and staff on all matters relating to SHEQ. They shall also develop and maintain contracts with external bodies such as client organisations safety departments, enforcing authorities and trade associations etc.

Skills & Experience:

NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety/Technical Member TechIOSH

Ideally you will come from either the construction environment, facilities management, rail or any other sector where you have carried out multi-site H&S operations.

This role will be based in Peterborough, but you will be expected to visit sites in Chelmsford, Luton, Norwich, Kings Lynn, Kent, Uxbridge with overnight stays in some of these locations.

This position comes with a company car, fuel card and hotel account car.

You will need a clean and current driving licence.



Electrician

Vacancy: Electrician
Area: Inverness, Scotland
Salary: £31,657
Details:

Electrician, Inverness, To £31,657

Our aquaculture client is currently recruiting for the position of Electrician based in Inverness, Scotland.

Job Description

* To provide a full and comprehensive installation, repair, service and support of all our clients products
* There will also be a requirement to visit customer sites throughout the UK, Ireland & Europe with the possibility of occasional visits to other countries worldwide where our client have a presence.
* Provide remote customer support via telephone and other electronic media as requested.
* Repair of fish farm cage side camera systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of fish feeding systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of underwater lights
* Site inspection and repair of cage side electrical systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of mechanical products
* On-site training of customers in the correct use of client products
* Telephone support to customers
* Technical support to client sales team

Skills & Experience

Essential

* Industrial electrical or electronic background
* Maintenance and repair of electrical, electronic or mechanical equipment
* Experience of test measuring equipment relevant to background
* A further education (FE) qualification in electrical, electronic or mechanical engineering
* 17th edition qualification and 2391 Test and Inspect.
* Recognised technical apprenticeship
* Methodical approach to fault finding
* Good verbal and written skills
* PC literate
* Good customer skills
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Full driving licence

Desirable

* Service and repair of equipment in the field

This is a permanent position.

 



Mechanical / Electrical Fitter

Vacancy: Mechanical / Electrical Fitter
Area: Southampton
Salary: £11 to £13 per hour
Details:

Overall Purpose of the job:

Install, fit, test, assemble, commission, maintain and repair electro mechanical systems (for example, motors, gearboxes, pumps) and equipment and wiring in accordance with regulations and specifications. Carry out work to the satisfaction of the customer and the management team.

Responsibilities:
• Analyse job cards to determine job status, work authorizations/limitations, estimate, description of problems and / or expected serviceability.
• Test electro-mechanical equipment to troubleshoot known or suspected problems.
• Disassemble electro-mechanical equipment noting parts identification, configuration and condition.
• Replace or repair worn or defective mechanical assemblies.
• Requisition of replacement parts.
• Verify repairs using start-up testing procedures.
• Retest reassembled electro-mechanical equipment for proper output and operation.
• Operate specialized equipment.
• Complete required paperwork for each job accurately and on a timely basis.
• Follow all Company Health & Safety procedures and use proper personal protective equipment.
• Keep work area neat and tidy.
• Carry out any other reasonable request from the Management team.


To apply, please email your CV to: derek@accordappointments.co.uk



Hardware Design Lead Engineer

Vacancy: Hardware Design Lead Engineer
Area: Edinburgh
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
Details

Accord Appointments has been appointed to resource a hands-on Lead Engineer with recent experience of leading a product through to design and development.

You will be technically responsible for projects to deliver new products, with technical ownership of the complete product.

Technical leadership of small multidisciplinary project team which will involve some technical contribution within own area of expertise.

Lead products through product lifecycle encompassing specification, feasibility, development, verification, certification and handover to volume manufacturing.

Essential skills and experience:

Background in one of the following disciplines, and familiarity with several others:
·Digital hardware design, analogue hardware design, RF design, FPGA or embedded software.
·Experience of working in a commercial Engineering research and development environment.
·Product development lifecycle experience; taking a product specification through design and development to the point of manufacture.
·High standard of technical documentation.
·Technical leadership of small flexible teams, comprising of members from other engineering disciplines, to develop products

Preferable skills and experience:

·Knowledge of aircraft systems and equipment interfaces and an interest in aviation.
·Knowledge and experience of certification of products and design for manufacture.
·Experience of leading cross functional teams.
·Customer facing experience, experience of dealing with suppliers and contractors.
·A degree in relevant discipline.

The position of Lead Engineer is a permanent position in commutable reach of Edinburgh (easy access to the client site), Livingston, Bathgate, Dunfermline, Fife, East Lothian, Mid Lothian, West Lothian, Dalkeith, Musselburgh, Prestonpans.

Email CV's to; derek@accordappointments.co.uk


Keywords; Electronic Engineer, Hardware Designer, Engineering Manager, Systems Engineer, RF Engineer.


Service Engineer

Vacancy: Service Engineer
Area: Inverness
Salary: £30,700
Details

Our aquaculture client is currently recruiting for the position of Service Engineer, based in Inverness, Highlands.

Job Description

* To provide a full and comprehensive installation, repair, service and support of all our clients products
* There will also be a requirement to visit customer sites throughout the UK, Ireland & Europe with the possibility of occasional visits to other countries worldwide where our client have a presence.
* Provide remote customer support via telephone and other electronic media as requested.
* Repair of fish farm cage side camera systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of fish feeding systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of underwater lights
* Site inspection and repair of cage side electrical systems
* Routine maintenance and repair of mechanical products
* On-site training of customers in the correct use of client products
* Telephone support to customers
* Technical support to client sales team

Skills & Experience

Essential

* Industrial electrical, electronic or mechanical background
* Maintenance and repair of electrical, electronic or mechanical equipment
* Experience of test measuring equipment relevant to background
* A further education (FE) qualification in electrical, electronic or mechanical engineering
* Recognised technical apprenticeship
* Methodical approach to fault finding
* Good verbal and written skills
* PC literate
* Good customer skills
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Full driving licence

Desirable

* Service and repair of equipment in the field
* Basic understanding of technical equipment that is outwith main field of experience
* HNC/HND or higher in electrical electronic or mechanical engineering
* Good communication skills
* Experience of the Microsoft Office suite of software
* An understanding of the importance of being a team player

This is a permanent position.



Maintenance Technician

Vacancy: Maintenance Technician
Area: Winchester
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
Details:

Working for an expanding manufacturing company with two sites around the Winchester area, our client are urgently looking for an experienced 17th edition Maintenance Technician to work within their Engineering team.

Key Tasks

> Undertake maintenance, diagnosis, repair, trouble shooting and reconditioning activities on a range of machinery, maintaining all key services to Production
> Undertake inspection and testing at both sites
> Maintain and develop a computerised database for PPMs
> Develop ideas to improve PPM and customer interface
> Identify and diagnose equipment and system faults
> Implement countermeasures, analyse fault data and recommend root cause improvement activity

Job knowledge and skills
> Relevant trade qualifications (Apprenticeship, ONC, HNC, City & Guilds)
> Experience with valves, pumps, gearboxes, mechanical seals and similar
> Expert level trouble shooting, fault finding, diagnosis, repair, maintenance and reconditioning activities on a diverse range of machinery
Normal hours of work are currently 08.00 to 16.30 Monday to Friday with 30 minutes for lunch, 40 hours per week.
This role is commutable from Winchester, Eastleigh, Andover, Southampton, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Salisbury.
Email your CV to: derek@accordappointments.co.uk




Window/Conservatory Fitters Wanted

Vacancy: Window/Conservatory Fitters
Area: Romsey
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000/annum Plus Van
Details:
We are currently recruiting for a multi award-winning, family run business offering the ultimate in luxury home improvement solutions and premium, niche products. Transforming homes in Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset. They manage, supply and implement the bespoke installation of Sun Rooms,Orangeries, Garden Room, Bi-fold Doors and Windows. Working closely with the clients you will be delivering the final product and will work alongside the customer to complete and handover a top spec installation.

The company are a close knit team and you will be working on some fantastic projects, with a quality product that needs to be fitted to the highest standards, for anyone in the business who is looking to join a company that works with bespoke products and can share the vision of the customer, then this is the move for you. 

We are looking for several self employed members to join the build and fitting team. Ideally you will need to have aluminium experience, hold an MTC card, good experience in fitting all of the above, and have excellent customer facing skills and a valid driving license. 

Hours as expected with these kind of projects 

A company van will be supplied however they would like you to supply your own tools.

Salary: Depending on Experience

Clients Website can be found by looking for romsey conservatory

Please note the website is for reference only, our client does not want to be contacted directly by candidates or agencies. All contact must go through us.

For an initial conversation please give us a call (01794 511515) and we shall pass your details over to our client should you wish to continue with your application. CVs not required for this position, just the right people


Site Fitter Urgently Required

Vacancy: Site Fitter Urgently Required
Area: Portsmouth
Salary: £12.50 - £13.50/hour
Details:

Our Client a Portsmouth based welding and fabrication specialist are currently looking to recruit an experienced site fitter.

Our client offers a high quality metal engineering and fabrication services to a wide range of public and private sectors including Marine, Manufacturing, FM, Oil and Gas. 

You will need to have previous experience with all of the above and have a current IPAF certificate

The work is a temporary contract but for the right person the work could be ongoing.

Please apply with an up to date CV and we shall call you to discuss the position further 



Motor Vehicle Technician

Vacancy: Motor Vehicle Technician
Area: Southampton
Salary: £25,000/annum Plus Bonus Scheme
Details:

Accord Appointments are currently working with an Independent Garage based on the edge of the New Forest, near to Southampton who are looking to recruit an exceptional Motor Vehicle Technician to keep up with the business growth.

They are a MOT Testing Station with facilities to service, maintain and repair all makes and models of cars and LCV’s, which includes carrying out diagnostic checks, clutch and cambelt replacements and much more. What’s more exciting is they are part of the good garage scheme, are an RAC approved garage and offer car sales and additional services such as re-mapping.

As they look to grow by acquisition they have ambitious plans to expand into new premises in the future. What’s more, you will receive continuous professional development, together with a structured commission scheme (making your potential earnings uncapped!). You will join a friendly team whom enjoy social outings and events such as a day trip to the Goodwood Revival!

Characteristics they are looking for include:

• Someone with drive and ambition who goes above and beyond their duties
• A professional and courteous manner in dealing with customers and staff
• Maintaining a high level of knowledge and expertise with motor vehicle advancements
• An enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who has a real passion for motor vehicles
• A good sense of humour
• A strong work ethic and someone who can prioritise their workload
• Ability to problem solve and think outside the box when proposing client solutions
• Strong moral principals and values such as; honesty and integrity
Duties and responsibilities:
• Routine maintenance and repairs to customer vehicles
• Carrying out diagnostic tests to identify faults
• Making recommendations for required repairs
• Renewing parts as necessary
• Carrying out annual servicing and vehicle health checks
• Road testing the vehicle to check repair work
• Completing all relevant paperwork to satisfy audit and invoicing
• You could also carry out MOT tests (training provided)

Experience and Qualifications:

• Ideally independent garage experience
• Be qualified in NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Motor Vehicle Servicing and 

Repairs

• Have experience of industry diagnostic equipment
• MOT Tester’s qualification is desirable
• Hold a valid UK driving licence
• Must have your own tools and essential equipment

This is an opportunity not to be missed as they are offering a very competitive salary in line with experience and will look to support those who wish to relocate. Therefore, please state your current and future salary expectations when applying online.



Forklift Service Engineer

Vacancy: Forklift Service Engineer
Area: Romsey, Hampshire
Salary: £23,000 - £27,000/annum Company van free parking
Details:

Our client is looking for a Field Service Engineer to service, maintain and repair forklift trucks and other material handling equipment.

Job Type: 
Permanent

Required Experience:
Mechanical engineering: 3 years

The Role:
You will provide local after-sales service support to customers in your area.

You will service, maintain and repair forklift trucks and other warehouse equipment.

You will follow safety process and ensure safe working practices at all times.

You will be responsible for accurately completing all paperwork promptly and controlling parts.

Relay accurate and comprehensive information to the parts usage.

What we are looking for:
You will have experience in mechanical engineering (service and maintenance)

A background in materials handling equipment (forklift, lift trucks) would be desirable.

Basic electrical knowledge is a must.

You must have a full driving licence and over 25 with no more than 3 points on your licence for insurance purposes.

Forklift truck license desirable not essential for the right candidate.

Computer literacy is desirable.

Specific product training will be given

The Package:
Competitive salary.

Job Location:
Romsey

Required licence or certification:
Drivers License

Please apply with a CV and we will come back to you directly. Five days per week Monday to Friday