Product Design and Development Engineer

Posted:03/07/2018
Salary: subject to qualifications & experience
Hours: 37½ hours – 8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. with one hour for lunch, Monday to Friday
Job Type: Permanent
Deadline: 03/08/2018

Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our Huntingdon site for a Product Design and Development Engineer to be part of our Design/Production Team. If you are looking to progress your career, we have the position for you,

The Design Team is a crucial part of the businesses, ensuring the creation and control of development projects in response to New Business opportunities; providing and facilitating technical solutions to product, process or application issues throughout the business, planning and managing new plant, equipment and tooling requirements together with preparation and delivery of project presentations to customers and management teams.

This is a “hands on” role from concept and design to final product.

Profile

The successful candidate will be fully conversant with the SOLIDWORKS CAD package and expert on FEA techniques, be able to project manage, providing both co-ordination and direction to cross-functional teams, create and control project files and reporting tools and be able to ensure timely delivery of key milestones. An Engineering Degree is desirable but not esential.. If you have these qualities, we would like to hear from you.

Salary will be commensurate subject to the level of qualifications and experience of the successful candidate

Company Benefits

VIP are passionate about our people and strive to develop our staff so that they reach their full potential. We offer a competitive benefits package including:

• 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
• Contributory pension plan and free life assurance
• Long service rewards
• Company sick pay scheme
• Free eye examinations
• Free onsite parking and company uniform

Please send a copy of your CV to:

John Dunleavy
Product Design, Development and Tooling Manager
VIP Polymers Ltd
15 Windover Road
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE29 7EB
john.dunleavy@vip-polymers.com 

Multi-skilled Shift Maintenance Engineer

Posted: 21/03/2018
Salary: subject to qualifications & experience
Hours: 40 hours per week, 6.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. to 10.30 p.m., Monday to Friday, weekly rotation. Sunday night start up once/twice a month – 10.30 p.m. to 6.30 a.m.
Job Type: Permanent
Deadline: 22/06/2018

Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our Huntingdon site for a Multi-skilled Shift Maintenance Engineer to be part of our Maintenance Team. If you are looking to progress your career, we have the position for you,

The Shift Maintenance Team is a crucial part of the businesses, ensuring the factory equipment continues to run efficiently and keeping production downtime to a minimum. The Shift Maintenance Engineer will undertake fault finding and repair of injection moulding, compression moulding, extrusion and mixing presses as well as assisting with the Planned Preventative Maintenance.

Profile

The successful candidate will be electrically or mechanically qualified with experience of hydraulics, pneumatics, welding and/or fabrication. If you have these qualities, we would like to hear from you.

Salary will be commensurate subject to the level of qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

Company Benefits

VIP are passionate about our people and strive to develop our staff so that they reach their full potential. We offer a competitive benefits package including:

• 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
• Contributory pension plan and free life assurance
• Long service rewards
• Company sick pay scheme
• Free eye examinations
• Free onsite parking and company uniform

Please send a copy of your CV to:

Michele Chopping
Personnel & Development Manager
VIP Polymers Ltd
15 Windover Road
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE29 7EB
michele.chopping@vip-polymers.com