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New Business Development Executive (Materials) x2

Job title |  New Business Development Executive (Materials) x2

Reporting To | Sales Manager

Location | Viva Nylons, Leicester, LE5 0HJ

Hours | Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 5:00 pm with a daily 60-minute lunch break

The Company: At Viva Nylons our purpose is to solve complex engineering problems for a safer and greener world.
We are proud to be the UK’s leading cast nylon-6 manufacturer, working with global partners to deliver our innovative range of semi-finished stock shapes.

Our products can be found across the globe in applications such as offshore energy platforms, construction equipment and even designer furniture.

As a trading division of The Nylacast Group, Viva Nylons are a crucial part of an award-winning leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of engineered solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.

The Role: The New Business Development Executive will support the Sales Manager with business-to-business sales, by identifying sales leads, pitching Viva Nylons products to new prospects and managing opportunities to ensure prospect conversion.

  • Develop new sales opportunities with prospective clients, actively seeking new and repeat sales through phone calls, email, and face-to-face meetings.
  • Build relationships with key buying influencers.
  • Conduct market research to generate strong leads across all sectors, seeking ‘gap closers’ with products and sectors.
  • Prepare quotations and actively follow these up to obtain business.
  • Meet sales goals/performance measures.
  • Provide weekly and monthly progress reports
  • Attend trade shows and exhibitions where required, both national and international.
  • Work accurately and efficiently whilst under pressure.

 

Main duties include, however not limited to:

  • Previous B2B sales experience.
  • Motivation for sales and building long-lasting relationships with a positive attitude.Prospecting/lead generation skills.
  • Ability to meet/exceed sales goals and targets.
  • Professional manner with customers & colleagues, highly organised and flexible.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook), CRM and ERP Systems.

The successful candidate must have a Full UK Driving Licence & be prepared to travel when required, being flexible and responsive in support of business needs.

Equal opportunities and other information/terms:
Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future. We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment furthermore Nylacast operates Non-Smoking Policies.

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage.

Job Ref: New Business Development Manager

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast Group HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

Manufacturing Scheduler

Job title | Manufacturing Scheduler

Reporting To | Master Scheduler and Production Admin Supervisor

Location | The role will be based at our manufacturing site – Thurmaston Boulevard, Leicester, LE4 9LN

Hours | Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 5:00 pm with a daily 60-minute lunch break – Flexibility as business needs dictate

The Company:
The Nylacast Group are a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of engineering plastic solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.

 

Brief overview of job role:
As a Manufacturing Scheduler, you will be required to provide detailed planning for the whole and/or part of the Nylacast Engineered Products Manufacturing plant, ensuring the effective and efficient use of all resources. You will also be a champion of the ERP system and with this ensures the system fully supports the business needs in providing detailed accurate information.

 

Main duties include, however not limited to:

  • Generate and manage a manufacturing plan to meet scheduled dates for customer orders, continually monitoring information and managing resources.
  • Using the company ERP system, help set up and maintain the efficient running of the system, APS, BOMs, process flow etc.
    Set promised dates for customer orders and liaise with Sales Department accordingly
  • Using the company ERP system, release production orders/job cards on a timely basis and follow through to ensure satisfactory completion.
  • Using the company ERP system, review resources, machines, manpower, and shifts etc. on a daily and weekly basis to maintain accurate scheduling. Provide manufacturing team with manufacturing plan and monitor this.
  • Liaise with Production Managers regarding capacity and stock requirements to meet incoming orders.
  • Prepare summary reports and make recommendations concerning manufacturing, capacity, transactions and accuracy. To include capacity planning and operational OEE performance.
  • Carry out necessary follow-up activities to ensure delivery and transaction schedules are met.
  • Continuous improvement/development of systems and procedures in support of process improvements and elimination of waste.
  • Maintain good customer relations internally and externally that promote the business.
  • Liaise with sales and Technical Departments to ensure all inquiries are dealt with promptly and in line with customer requirements
  • Observe Manufacturing & Assembly areas to determine if the routing contains current and accurate information.
  • Informs immediate reporting line of any observed inaccuracies or omissions in any BOMs. Correct as required.
  • To act professionally in accordance with company policies and procedures as laid down in the Employees Handbook
  • Develop and maintain effective communication links with fellow colleagues to ensure the above.
  • The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description represent the major responsibilities of the position. Other duties, training and responsibilities may be assigned, as required.

 

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in Scheduling/Planning in an Engineering/Manufacturing Environment essential
  • Strong working knowledge of material planning and production systems (MRP / ERP)
  • Understanding of operational processes, capacity needs, planning and JIT
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent PC Skills
  • Methodical & accurate approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

     

 

Equal opportunities and other information/terms:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future. We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment furthermore Nylacast operates Non-Smoking Policies.

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage.

Job Ref: Manufacturing Scheduler

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

Fabrication Supervisor

Job title | Fabrication Supervisor

Reporting To | Supergrip Production Manager

Location | Supergrip part of the Nylacast Group, Thurmaston Boulevard, Leicester, LE4 9LN

Hours | Monday to Friday, 07:00 to 15:30, with a daily 30-minute lunch break contracted to 40.00 hours per week, however, flexibility within hours of work is required as business needs dictate.

The Company:
Supergrip part of the Nylacast Group is a specialist Subsea Solutions Company with over 15 years’ track record offering services and products to the oil and gas and renewable industries. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual who is focused and dedicated to joining our proactive quality team.

 

Brief overview of job role:
Responsibility for the day-to-day running of a small fabrication department reporting to and assisting the production manager, this will be a hands-on role and experience in coded work is an advantage. Accurate Welding, Fabrication, Assembly, Fitting and testing of components across a variety of materials and industries, ensuring full adherence to HS&E & Quality at all times.

 

Main duties include, however not limited to:

  • Plan work through the department with the Production Manager
  • Oversee the general day-to-day activities and issue work accordingly
  • Accurately weld, fabricate & assemble complex assemblies to technical drawings ensuring a quality build
  • Obtain and maintain accredited coded welding qualification
  • Follow assembly, inspection and testing procedures if required
  • Ensure that company policies are adhered to by all team members
  • Be competent in using machinery to complete folding and rolling processes

 

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Formal Welding Qualifications (MIG & TIG) and ideally with experience in Coded Welding
  • Supervisory experience in a fabrication environment
  • Experience working with a variety of metals including exotic materials
  • Ideally with experience working with pressure vessels
  • Excellent and effective communication and organizational skills
  • Understanding of NDT (non-destructive testing) preferred
  • CSWIP 3.1 visual weld inspection experience advantageous (training can/will be provided)
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Equal opportunities and other information/terms:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future. We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment furthermore Nylacast operates Non-Smoking Policies.

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage.

Job Ref: Fabrication Supervisor

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

Maintenance Engineer

Job title | Maintenance Engineer

Reports to | Maintenance Manager

Location | The role will be based at our manufacturing site in Thurmaston, Leicester, LE4 9LN

Hours | Either working the Day Shift (Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 4.30 pm) or the Double Day Shift (Monday to Friday, 06:00 to 14:00 & 14:00 to 22:00, rotating weekly)

The Company:
The Nylacast Group are a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of engineering plastic solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.

Job role:
The Maintenance Engineer role will aid the overall effectiveness & efficiency of the division by reducing downtime on machines whilst continuously striving to improve processes to plant & machinery and furthermore to provide a support service to the production and to the Division in relation to maintenance issues to ensure machinery has maximum uptime possible.

Main duties include, however not limited to:

  • Responsible for Reactive / Breakdown Maintenance
  • Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM)
  • Support in the improvement of processes and machinery
  • Comply with Nylacast Ltd H&S policy and all statutory Safety, Health and Environment requirements and ·ensure that all H&S procedures and engineering best practices are adhered to at all times.
  • 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.
  • Provide engineering support to production to ensure efficient performance of all equipment.

 

Experience & requirements:

  • Must be a time-served engineer (Mechanical or Electrical)
  • Recognised engineering qualifications (essential)
  • Previous maintenance experience – manufacturing environment preferable (essential)
  • Competent electrical/electronic fault finding and analysis skills (essential)
  • Self-managing – Must be able to work under own supervision or as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Equal opportunities and other information/terms:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future.  We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment furthermore Nylacast operates Non-Smoking Policies.

 

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage

Job Ref: Maintenance Engineer

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

12x CNC Machine Operatives (Immediate Start)

Job title | CNC Machine Operative

Location | The role will be based at our manufacturing site in  Leicester, LE4 9LN

Hours | Double Day Shift: Monday to Friday, 06:00 to 14:00 & 14:00 to 22:00, rotating weekly with a daily break.

Nightshift: Sunday to Thursday, 22:00 to 06:00 hours, with a daily break.

Weekend Shift: Saturday and Sunday working 6 am to 6 pm.

The Company:
The Nylacast Group are a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of engineering plastic solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.

 

Job role:
The successful applicants will effectively and efficiently operate machine tools, ensuring the company’s product lines conform to quality standards and in accordance with the specified Engineering Drawing, whilst maintain daily production targets.

 

Main duties include, however not limited to:

  • Operate & Set Machine Tools
  • Check & examine products
  • Correctly and accurately use handheld measuring equipment
  • Identify quality issues
  • Hit daily production targets
  • Keep Machine/workstation tidy and free from slips, trips and falls
  • To act professionally in accordance with the company policies and procedures

 

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Be reliable and hardworking
  • Be Familiar with CNC Machine Tools and Measuring Equipment
  • Be able to read and interpret Engineering Drawings
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Full training will be given

 

Equal opportunities and other information/terms:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future. We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment furthermore Nylacast operates Non-Smoking Policies.

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage.

Division: Nylacast Engineered Products

Job Ref: CNC Machine Operator

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

CNC Programmer

Job title | CNC Programmer

Reporting To | Production Manager

Location | The role will be based at our manufacturing site – Thurmaston Boulevard, Leicester, LE4 9LN

Hours | Monday to Friday, 06:00 to 14:00 & 14:00 to 22:00, rotating weekly with a daily break
(Double Day Shift) or permanent 14:00 to 22:00 shift
Or
Sunday to Thursday, 22:00 to 06:00 with a daily break (Night Shift)
Or
Friday to Sunday/Saturday to Sunday, 06:00 to 18:00 or 18:00 to 06:00 with breaks (Weekend Shift)

The Company:
The Nylacast Group are a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and supply of engineering plastic solutions, with a global brand presence and 9 worldwide locations.

 

The role:
As a CNC Programmer, you will be a pivotal member of the Manufacturing Team, utilizing your knowledge of either 3, 4 or 5-axis CNC Machining skills to optimize programs and machine efficiency.

 

Main duties include:

  • Produce accurate, high-quality components with maximum efficiency
  • Ability to program and prove out from technical drawings
  • Complete small batch work to technical specifications with minimal supervision
  • Complete first inspection
  • Working from technical drawings
  • Support, develop and mentor other colleagues & departments on technical machining issues

 

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to program CNC Turning and Milling Machines
  • Excellent knowledge of Fanuc & Heidenhain Controls
  • Attention to detail
  • Applicants will need to be proactive, able to work on their own initiative and assist other semi-skilled members of the team to reach their maximum potential
  • Excellent Communication skills

 

Equal opportunities and other information:

Nylacast Ltd welcomes the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide expertise dedication and imagination to propel us to a prosperous future.  We believe that all employees have a right to be treated with dignity and will not tolerate any form of harassment.

Please note due to the high level of Applications/CVs that we will potentially receive, we will only be contacting applicants that will be taken through to the next stage.

Division: Nylacast Engineered Products

Job Ref: CNC Programmer

Please send all CV’s/Applications to: Nylacast HR

Closing date for applications will be

Application Form Job Description

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