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Ref: TS/Test.058 ** NEW **
Title: Environmental Test Engineer
Salary: Basic to £40k plus bens (depends on experience)
Details: To undertake tasks associated with conducting experiments or formal trials, or in support of these activities, taking into account the requirements of safe systems of work and the hazards of materials To become familiar with the latest environmental testing techniques, the associated test equipment and plant, the control systems and instrumentation.

HNC/HND or Degree qualification in a relevant engineering or science subject, or equivalent experience. Membership of relevant professional engineering institution or commitment to achieve relevant registration status
Ref: NRO/PM.040 ** NEW **
Title: Project Manager (2 Vacancies)
Salary: Basic to £35 plus Pension, Private Medical
Details: My client is a leader in the defence/aerospace field with plans to develop business into civil and other non-military
sectors. With investment of over £60m in infrastructure over the next 5 years, they are enjoying considerable growth with
aggressive targets over the next few years.
There are 2 Project Manager roles available to experienced Project Managers who can also show clear leadership and
personnel management skills. The role requires full leadership of the project team to include project planning, work breakdown structures, risk management and mitigation, resource management, metric definition and tracking, data dissemination, full budget and cost management.
Ideally candidates should have experience of the Defence sector with a formal Project Management qualification and be
educated to degree level in an engineering discipline. With at least 5 years Project Management/leadership experience the
successful candidate must show drive, a mature personality and be able to build and work with their team.
An excellent communicator who has a proven track record will find this an exciting opportunity with genuine future potential
within a growing business. The role requires occassional travel within Europe and Internationally.
The successful candidate will have to undergo UK Security clearance checks to take up this role.
The role offers a flexible salary in the region to £35k dependent on experience with pension and health cover. Located to the South West of Glasgow, Scotland.
Ref: NRO/PM.041 ** NEW **
Title: IT Project Manager
Salary: Flexible rate (9-12 Month Contract with Potential for permanent role for the right Candidate)
Details: My client is a leader in the defence/aerospace field with plans to develop business into civil and other non-military sectors. With investment of over £60m in infrastructure over the next 5 years, they are enjoying considerable growth with aggressive targets over the next few years.As part of the infrastructure development the company is installing a new ERP system across 2 sites, based in Scotland and in England. An experienced and knowledgeable Project Manager is required to atke full responsibility for this integration and installtion.
Ideally candidates should have excellent IT and Project Management experience, sector experience is not critical for this role. Skills should include solid project management and data dissemination, leadership, resource management, risk management and budget management.An excellent communicator who has a proven track record will find this an exciting opportunity with genuine future potential within a growing business. The role requires occassional travel within Europe and Internatioanlly.The successful candidate will have to undergo UK Security clearance checks to take up this role.
The role can be offered as a permanent role or a 9-12 month contract and can be based either SW of Glasgow, Scotland or in the Gloucestershire area of England..
Ref: TS/Eng.063 ** NEW **
Title: Project Controls Manager
Salary: to £47,000 plus bens (depends on experience)
Details: Ensuring performance in accordance with the requirements of the company policy and management systems. Implementing best practice cost and change control policy, processes and procedures on projects. Accurately identifying, controlling and forecasting the cost at completion. Coordinating the flow of information to ensure that interfaces within projects are effectively managed to ensure all potential cost impacts are fully understood
Identification and processing of project change and variation requests. Developing, incorporating, monitoring and reporting expenditure against that planned and budgeted for, including variance reporting. Monitoring and reporting project performance using earned value analysis. Summarising data through CBS/WBS hierarchy from detail to summary level. Develop and manage data to capture and identify/verify estimating norms and trends, earned value and performance indicators.
Assist with the provision of historical data for data bank for future projects. Responding to customer feedback on Cost Engineering performance. Provide cost reporting and forecasting input into risk appraisals.
Ideally a relevant technical qualification in engineering, science or business, probably at HND or higher, plus good all-round level of education
Ref: NRO/Test.053 ** NEW **
Title: Systems Test Engineer
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000 plus pension
Details: An SC-Cleared Systems / Test Engineer is required to support System Integration and Test activities on major Defence related contracts.
The role involves, Integration, testing and troubleshooting of hardware and software related to network setups. Experience with Air Defence Systems including an understanding of air defence symbology, working with radars and command control systems preferable.An IT background with emphasis on MS Windows certification. Configuration/setup of MS windows, routers, firewalls, network servers, and IP addressing. Understands Ethernet/fibre optic interfaces and corresponding bandwidths. Can analyse data from test runs and develop test procedures and plans.
Good communication skills, self-sufficient and can work with little oversight/direction. Willing to travel to different test locations throughout the UK for extended periods of time.
Ability to obtain a UK Security 'Secret' clearance is required.
Ref: NRO/Test.054 ** NEW **
Title: Sales Engineer
Salary: iro £25,000 plus benefits
Details: A major supplier of capital test equipment requires a talented engineer to strengthen its UK and European sales team. Located in the South of the UK my client sells into the UK directly and supports a network of European agents with technical and sales support. The successful candidate will have a good Mechanical Engineering degree with 2-5 years industrial experience, ideally in Product Development/Test and a keen interest in moving into a commercial sales role.
The type of equipment involved means this is a 'solution sales' position and does not necessarily require extensive sales skills, however strong technical knowledge and a personable outgoing character is required, in addition to someone who is comfortable talking to engineers at the engineering level. A self motivated, driven individual, happy to travel within the UK and occassioanlly in Europe, with trips to the US for training.
Ref: NRO/Test.055 ** NEW **
Title: Service Engineers
Salary: iro £25,000 plus benefits
Details: We have several clients within the Environmental test industry who are always on the look out for service engineers with specific knowledge and experience servicing, installing and repairing any of the following products:

l Electrodynamic Vibration Shaker systems, Tables, Amplifiers and Controllers
l Environmental Test Chambers (Climatic Test Chambers)
l Hydraulic Test systems
Ref: NRO/Test.056 ** NEW **
Title: Senior Sales Engineer
Salary: To £50,000 plus benefits
Details: A major supplier of capital test equipment requires a senior and experienced sales engineer to strengthen and guide its UK and European sales team. Located in the South of the UK my client sells into the UK directly and supports a network of European agents with technical and sales support. The successful candidate will have a good Mechanical Engineering degree with a background which ideally covers both engineering and technical solution sales.
With experience selling capital equipment into the Engineering Test/Product Development sector the ideal candidate will have a strong technical knowledge and a personable outgoing character in addition to the ability to talk to engineers at the engineering level. A self motivated, driven individual, happy to travel within the UK and occassioanlly in Europe, with trips to the US for training.
Ref: TS/Eng.064 ** NEW **
Title: Project Manager
Salary: to £45,000 plus bens (depends on exp.)
Details: Accountable to the IT Delivery Manager for the quality and consistency of the project management process and adherence to IT delivery standards; accountable to the project sponsor/client ownership for the timely delivery of the project objectives.

Responsibilities
To assume responsibility and authority for a broad and challenging variety of tasks particularly the successful delivery of high-profile projects and programmes of work to time and quality and within budget. To demonstrate technical and technique leadership of project managers/engineers when they are assigned on support of his/her delivery responsibility. To assume full responsibility for defined areas of work either as a manager, technical specialist or consultant. To establish and maintain the correct structures to control and monitor the deliverables to the business. Apply technical knowledge to the solution of business problems. Offer innovative technical advice and guidance in the shaping of project deliveries and options. Demonstrate a deal of creativity in developing solutions. To analyse, diagnose, design, plan and execute solutions to problems, some routine and some unpredictable, which requires the creative application of a wide range of technical principals. To take informed decisions based on personal experience of a wide range of technical and business environments. Display and apply a creative, systematic and disciplined analytic approach to all technical issues. Mentor junior project managers and provide effective guidance and advice. Understand and apply responsibilities with regard to the Company’s Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards.

Qualifications
HND or equivalent in an IS/IT or related discipline. Practitioner certificate in PRINCE2 or equivalent; or significant appropriate experience of successful delivery of complex projects in a position of authority. Qualified to be, or is, a corporate Member of an appropriate professional body