Locally abbreviated to MK, Milton Keynes is a large town in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Regarded as one of Britain’s most successful business cities Milton Keynes has attracted over £1 billion of private investment in the last decade, transforming the city's skyline with new architecture, developing the infrastructure needed and creating an unparalleled air of optimism throughout the city.
Milton Keynes has attracted more than 500 inward investors and is home to some of the largest concentrations of North American, European and Asian firms in the UK.
Between 2010 and 2016, business base growth exceeded 34% with Milton Keynes consistently ranked at the top of economic benchmarking surveys
In 2015 Centre for Cities ranked Milton Keynes as number one for job growth in the last decade, the number one location for start-ups outside of London and within the top ten for new patents registered.
Unique by Design Milton Keynes is different. It's the only UK city that has been specifically designed for business growth from its very inception
Work is already underway on the Eastern and Western expansions of the city, amounting to over 700 hectares of new development and which, when completed, will include more than 10,000 new homes and over 100 hectares of employment land making Milton Keynes a prime location for Recruitment industry growth to support its ongoing development.
Maintenance EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Your list of duties will often cover the entire gamut of electrical and mechanical engineering, from planning, design and development to production, deployment and maintenance. Furthermore, you may be responsible for making improvements to existing electrical products, solutions and services. Although your day-to-day activities and responsibilities will differ, your core activities will include. Main Duties / Responsibilities Comply with SHE and all statutory Safety, Health and Environment requirements. Ensure accurate & timely records are entered / recorded of all work carried out, root causes of failures and of spares / consumables used. Ensure engineering downtime is accurately logged, monitor repair times, and find new methods / procedures to reduce these. Ensure operating and maintenance manuals, diagnostic instructions and special tools are readily available to all engineering staff. Provide engineering support to production to ensure efficient performance of all equipment. To apply systematic diagnostics in electrical/mechanical engineering to minimise the impact of plant failures/breakdowns. Contract labour All machinery & equipment on site Liaise with production managers to be aware of all concessions relating to engineering issues and ensure appropriate action plans are in place Experience / Qualifications: Essential Time served apprenticeship or equivalent Recognised electrical and mechanical qualifications to 17th Edition Self-managing - Must be able to work under own supervision or as part of a team Flexible working attitude, as you will be required to work such other hours as the company may deem necessary. Sound communication / training skills Desirable Three (3) years’ minimum of maintenance experience – Manufacturing Experience of working with PLC’s (Siemens S7, S5 and Alan Bradley) The ability to drive change and any continues improvement Read more
Mechanical EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Leading FMCG, high speed, high volume manufacturer in Milton Keynes is looking to appoint a new Mechanical Engineer to join their very busy team. This site produces upwards of two million products every day and is a working with some of the world’s biggest and best known companies. We are looking to appoint a time served mechanical engineer who will be responsible for maintaining the production line, specifically industrial size printers and presses. These lines are extremely complicated and must be running efficiently at all times. You must have experience working within a mechanical maintenance role within a similar company from FMCG, automotive or similar. You will be part of a 23 man team made up of mechanical and electrical engineers, production operatives and team leader / shift manager. There is real opportunity for long term career progression and all candidates are put through relevant training and development plans to ensure they have all the skills required to work efficiently and safely. The site has four teams working in tandem, supporting each other when breakdowns or bottlenecking occurs. If something goes wrong everybody is expected to chip in and make sure all three lines are up and running. You will work a rotating shift pattern, 12 hour shifts starting at 7:45am / 7:45pm. You will be rewarded with a starting salary in the region of £40,000 which will go up to £46,000 once performance objectives have been met. A further increase to £51,000 after another 12 month’s service is possible. For more information please get in touch. Read more
Design EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Design Engineer Up to £35 per Hour Ltd/Umbrella 6 Months + Bedfordshire A leading conceptual design company working within the aerospace industry are currently looking for a Design Engineer to join on an initial 6 month contract basis from their facility in Bedfordshire. You will have come ideally from an aerospace structures background, with strong experience of working within prototyping or aerospace products on either solidworks or catia softwares. In return you will have a long term contract with one of the countries most interesting projects. Key Skills & Responsibilities - Catia or Solidworks - Aerospace background TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you Read more
Quality EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Quality Engineer Bedfordshire £45,000-55,000 Healthcare / Medical Devices An excellent opportunity for an experienced quality assurance/ quality engineer professional to join an established diagnostics company who are continuing to grow through new product development and innovation. They are now looking for Software Quality Engineer or a Quality Engineer who can train & develop into working more specifically on processes for software quality, design control and computer software validation- working to ISO 13485 and IEC 62304 requirements. Software Quality Engineer responsibilities Process and System Development: supports the development and maintenance of the quality management system to ISO 13485; 21 CFR Part 820 & Part 11. appropriate software design lifecycle processes, required for compliance with regulations which primarily include ISO 13485; IEC 62304. Design Control Projects: Works directly with the design & development teams to support compliance with design control requirements specifically for embedded device software. Computer Systems Validation (CSV): Responsible for generating, maintaining and improving CSV procedures. Non-Conformance Management & Audits: Supports the management of any software related deviations, quality issues or non-conformances and resulting CAPAs. Experience and Skills required: You will have Quality Engineer/ Quality Assurance experience from within a Diagnostics or Medical Device organisation (or a similar regulated health industry: biotechnology, pharmaceuticals) ISO 13485 (Medical Devices – Quality Management Systems) IEC 62304 (Medical Device Software – Software Lifecycle) US FDA 21CFR Parts 820 (Quality System Regulation) Able to demonstrate a full understanding of software lifecycle development and testing processes. Able to demonstrate awareness in the use of: ISO 14971 (Risk Management) and AAMI TIR36:2007 (Validation of software for regulated processes) If you are interested in this Quality Engineer opportunity, please contact James Powell here at TXM Recruit. TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you. Read more
Electrical EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Electrical Engineer Bedfordshire £38-42k + benefits Joining this global organisation during a period of sustained growth and forming part of a new division you will manage, and facilitate the design and delivery of power electronics for key automotive OEM customers. With your power electronics and electrical component knowledge you will act as the conduit for technical information liaising directly with the customer to translate technical requirements in to product definitions and form an integral member of the product development team that delivers. Candidate With proven experience in the development of electrical components, power electronics and electronic systems you will have the opportunity to be part of the team that is leading design and development activity. Using your exceptional capability in the communication and translation of technical information you will draw upon your excellent interfacing skills to capture needs, and then with a structured FMEA methodology develop solutions with the electrical team. Ideally your knowledge within the development of inverters would be ideal for this division and your experience could be within the development of automotive electrical components or potentially from other industrial environments. In return you will be afforded the responsibility to grow and shape this division whilst being offered a competitive package for a business that is rapidly growing, already a key supply partner for the automotive marketplace. TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you Read more