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
Senior Electrical EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Senior Electrical Engineer Bedford £50-55,000 Energy This is a newly created position with a UK Market Leader in renewable energy solutions. The role of Senior Electrical Engineer will be to take the lead on safety and compliance for electrical and control systems installations and operations, reporting into Operations Management and supporting the Site Managers and compliance teams. You will be working on strategy and process for multiple UK sites and coordinating the work for the onsite engineering teams and contractors. Therefore, there will be expensed travel of 20% upwards. Senior Electrical Engineer responsibilities Manage safety and compliance for installations, operations and maintenance of electrical systems. Working in partnership with internal teams and liaising with external competent persons In addition to electrical systems, you will oversee the Control Systems (PLCs and SCADA). You will be responsible for managing the DSEAR and ATEX requirements, whilst acting as the company’s CompEx qualified person (training available). Assist the operations team in maximising site efficiency and performance and continuous improvement to ensure the site is fully operational. Experience and Qualifications Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent Experience with HV / high voltage electrical systems Organising schedules for planned preventative maintenance ATEX and DSEAR aware Ideally, CompEx EX1-4 certified Experience with the programming and fault finding of Control Systems: PLC an SCADA (ideally). Prepare to travel with full UK Driving License. This is an interesting opportunity to shape strategy for the electrical systems and maintenance plans at a time of continual growth for the business with good prospects for 2019. If you are interested in this Senior Electrical 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
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
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