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Due to retirements and an increase in demand we are looking to employ a number of new full time staff, including a Draughtsman and an office based Sales and Marketing Engineer.

Salaries commensurate with experience and competitive with local companies.

Draughtsman

Responsibilities:

  • To create and update 2-D drawings, artworks, parts lists and drawing lists using AutoCAD
  • To update 2-D hand drawn drawings and artworks from the 1970s and 1980s
  • To create and maintain computer based bills of materials covering all disciplines - mechanical, electrical and electronic.
  • To create and maintain component piece part numbers.
  • To process engineering change requests and generate Change Notes for circulation within the company
  • To assist the Project Engineer in progressing military Technical Queries and Drawing Alteration Requests within our organization and at our customers premises
  • To assist management in the preparation work associated with quotations from our key customers
  • To liaise with other departments throughout the company to ensure a "joined-up" approach to the work.
  • To assist the quality department in fulfilling their requirements to our customers.
  • To assist the various departments within the company in any other project related work as required by management

Candidate Requirements:

  • Full clean license and no outstanding criminal record as may be required to visit Military establishments
  • The work will be computer based and a good working knowledge of AustoCAD and Microsoft Office is essential
  • As we are an electronics company a good knowledge of the terminology surrounding this industry is essential although training will be given
  • A working knowledge of mechcanical terminology would also be useful as some of our work is electro-mechincal in nature
  • Good communication skills with the ability to build internal and external relationships with key customers
  • Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate at least 2 successful years in a similar role within industry.

Vacancy 2

Sales and Marketing Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • To market the company to our target markets and key customers
  • Marketing to include e-mail shots, PR and exhibitions
  • To follow up the responses to aforementioned marketing
  • To contact directly our customer base and if required set-up visits for relevent personnel
  • To assist management in the preparation work associated with quotations and gaining new orders from our key customers
  • To liaise with other departments throughout the company to ensure a "joined-up" approach to the work.
  • To assist the quality department in fulfilling their requirements to our customers.
  • To assist the various departments within the company in any other sales and marketing related work as required by management

Candidate Requirements:

  • Full clean license and no outstanding criminal record as may be required to visit Military establishments
  • Based at our offices in Northamptonshire, the job will entail frequent customer contact and occasional visits to Commercial and, as noted above, Military establishments.
  • Most work will be computer based and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential
  • Some working knowledge of a desk top publishing package would be very beneficial
  • As we are an electronics company a basic knowledge of the terminology surrounding this industry would be beneficial although not essential as training will be given
  • A working knowledge of mechcanical terminology would also be useful as some of our work is electro-mechincal in nature
  • Good communication skills with the ability to build internal and external relationships with key customers
  • To succeed in this role you will need an organized approach to your work and patience as many of the projects spread over a number of years.
  • Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate at least 2 successful years in a similar role within industry. Note, however, that full product training will be given if you have gained your experience within a different industry sector.

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