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Careers at Greenbank Group

Greenbank Group has exciting opportunities for rewarding and progressive careers in engineering.

Established in 1954, Greenbank Group has built a global reputation for delivering engineering excellence across a broad range of industrial sectors. Its design and manufacturing facilities at Woodville Derby and Connah’s Quay provide bespoke engineering services to support its customers’ on-going requirements for both product supply manufacturing and site-based turnkey projects.

Production Leader

Work Location: Derby

Salary: 15.50 Per hour

Job Description: -

The Production Team Leader will assist the Production Manager with day-to-day factory operation and activities in all areas. Initially to work under the guidance of the Production Manager and gain knowledge of production department operations

You will be accountable and focused towards meeting the business goals of Greenbank Engineering Services Limited by contributing and delivering the following: -

Role and responsibilities

  • Provide direction, instruction, guidance and leadership to the workforce operatives
  • Demonstrate levels of communication that promotes a positive, effective, and collaborative environment at all levels of the business.
  • Help create and implement strategies for work projects, all activities and efficient realisation.
  • Coordinate daily tasks according to priorities and plans, making changes when necessary to maintain programme and delivery.
  • Select Team Members to Tasks who have combinations of strengths to achieve all goals.
  • Delegate Tasks to each Operative / Team Member based upon their strengths and skill set and ensure these tasks, are conducted, and completed to a satisfactory standard.
  • Identify and support, training and development needs including deficiencies, with potential solutions.
  • Deal with day-to-day discipline and behaviour of all Team Members, reinforcing the accountability of individuals, resolving conflict quickly and amicably.
  • Engage with the Team as groups and individuals to identify and support all support necessary to deliver improvements and success.
  • Liaise with department representatives and all staff, contractors and maintenance contractors for applicable matters of safe and successful working.
  • Supervise and assist staff.
  • Maintain H&S in the department.
  • Monitor contract hours in the department.
  • Conduct inspections of completed items and products.
  • Regular reporting of contract status to the Production Manager and Director, highlighting any areas for concern, include Commercial Dpt if it could potentially have impact on delivery schedule.
  • Ensure workers are on the job, monitoring time keeping, minimising lost time and indirect hours.
  • Ensure everyone is wearing the correct PPE for the work they are conducting.
  • Ensure completed items, are checked, and verified before dispatch.

Company Policies:

  • Work safely and follow company health & safety procedures.
  • Follow company environmental procedures and guidelines.
  • Follow our quality procedures to ensure all work completed to consistently high standards.

Follow Company policies and procedures. i.e., absence reporting, confidentiality, data protection etc.

Essential Skills:

  • Must have at least 2 years fabrication experience. 
  • Must have at least 2 years supervisory experience.

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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Draughtsperson

Work Location: Woodville

Role:

Prepare and issue detail and GA drawings, required on a contract by contract basis. Generate and issue paperwork in accordance with company procedures to execute contracts, i.e requisitions, schedules, works instructions. Assist in the same capacity for tenders plus liaison with other Greenbank personnel to assist with the timely execution of contracts and tenders.

Essential Requirements

These requirements are fundamental to this role, and will be covered during the interview process

  • Ability to draft using 3D AutoCAD, using Autodesk software.
  • Ability to use a VDU for long periods of time (with regular breaks)
  • Ability to sit down at a desk for long periods of time (with regular breaks)
  • Confident working at heights
  • Comfortable working on customer sites with possible exposure to; inclement weather conditions if outside, and hot, cold, dusty, noisy, wet and dry environments,
  • Comfortable working underground
  • Comfortable working in confined spaces
  • Experience and knowledge working with pipework, ideally lined pipework, but we will also consider experience with standard fittings, standard tubes and standard flanges.
  • Experience working with general structural steelwork, pipe supports, access platforms and support structures.

Main Duties

  • Produce AutoCAD drawings and works instructions for the factory to manufacture.
  • Produce drawings on AutoCad for pre tender work enquiries.
  • Design any customer components that may be necessary to complete installation
  • Inspect the finished components to ensure that they are correct to specification, as and when required.
  • Ensure that projects are completed to the agreed time scale and meet all the customers' requirements.
  • Maintain comprehensive notes and records including all design calculations in connection with each design task and will keep such records in a form to simplify their retrieval for future reference.
  • Identify any key draughting issues or problems and inform Engineering Manager or Drawing Office Supervisor.
  • Prepare other documentation as required by our procedures for execution of a contract.
  • Assist at Customer sites with measuring of existing customer plant and equipment. Assess how the anticipated installation work will fit in within the existing infrastructure.
  • By flexible in your approach to working on site and outside the country as contracts dictate. • Attend meetings with customers/sub-contractors as the contract dictates.
  • Be available to work paid overtime as and when contracts dictate.
  • Liaise with site installation personnel as well as on site as contracts require.
  • Work safely and follow company health & safety procedures.
  • Follow company environmental procedures and guidelines. • Follow our quality procedures to ensure all work is done to consistently high standards.
  • Follow Company policies and procedures. i.e. absence reporting, dress code, confidentiality, data protection etc.

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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Project Engineer

Work Location: Derby

The Project Engineer job is to take ownership and commercial responsibility for projects ensuring that they are right first time every time and to ensure that profits and deliveries are achieved and all works follow strict compliance with Company procedures and processes. The role includes being proactive and professional and communicating effectively with internal departments, suppliers and our customers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Formally agree and communicate project goals – Financial, Quality, and Delivery through the Project Launch and Handover process.
  2. Assess projects for risk (financial, technical etc), safety requirements, competence requirements, quality plans and inspection requirements. Work with other members of the team to ensure all relevant action plans are identified and implemented
  3. Conduct weekly assessments of contract progress and adjust forward planning estimates and budgets
  4. Report weekly project status and progress to be tabled at the management meeting by the Engineering Manager paying particular attention to timing and financial risks to the business, ensuring areas of risk to the business are escalated as soon as possible
  5. Produce and maintain project plans either on Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Project (detail and format dependant on size and complexity of the project) and communicate to all relevant parties
  6. Prepare Design Input Criteria in conjunction with the design department, to input in to design milestones and monitor throughout the design review process
  7. Initiate and chair project review meetings with members of the project team at key stages of the project/contract – launch, design review, manufacture, assembly and installation
  8. Negotiate prices, deliveries and payment terms with suppliers
  9. Manage the project to ensure that all goals are achieved:-
    • Information is issued on time
    • Materials procured to ensure their timely delivery for when they are required
    • Documentation prepared to contract requirements – including risk assessments, method statements, UKCA/CE documentation and Operation and Maintenance manuals
    • Determine and agree contract variations with customers
    • Managing projects, working within agreed target cost, quality and delivery constraints • Communicate variations to plan to all relevant parties
    • Invoices raised to agreed scheduled date
  10. Prepare and issue work instructions Route Cards, Drawings to sub-contractors / assembly / installation teams in line with the companies' quality procedures and in good time to allow for preparation of accurate planning.
  11. Provide technical support to all staff (mechanical & electrical design, manufacturing, assembly, site personnel) throughout the duration of the various projects managed, to ensure timely completion of all projects, within agreed budgets and targets
  12. Work closely with customers to generate more business
  13. Estimate and produce proposals for build to print, special purpose machines, jigs and fixtures

GENERAL EXPERIENCE/KEY ATTRIBUTES:

  •  Minimum 5 years post apprenticeship in project management.
  • Engineering problem solving • Estimating experience
  • Reporting and liaising to senior management and shop floor personnel
  • Communication skills with customers
  • Producing Documentation
  • Self-motivated and able to motivate members of the team

TRAINING AND COMPETENCE:

  • IT Literate – Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, External Systems/Databases
  • Good Interpersonal Skills, verbal and written
  • Diplomatic
  • Good ability to work to deadlines
  • Accuracy
  • Professional Competence and integrity
  • Team-Working
  • Adaptability
  • Planning and Organising
  • Working within Quality standard ISO 9001:2015, BS EN 15085, BS EN ISO 5817

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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Estimator

Work Location: Woodville

Role:

  • Preparing and managing quotations and tenders (including estimates of quantities, schedule of rates, bill of quantities and calculations), within agreed timescales for the companies within the group.
  • To provide technical advice, costs and solutions on enquiries raised within the business.
  • Responding to client queries.
  • Helping to update and check CRM system.
  • Chase outstanding quotations to determine status.

Main Duties

  • Creation, management and submission of proposal documentation.
  • Breakdown of drawings into component parts to calculate time and materials.
  • Calculate the hours required to manufacture any work undertaken in-house.
  • Communicating and negotiating with suppliers to ensure compliance with tender and competitive pricing.
  • Sourcing and ordering of materials.
  • Communicating with colleagues to ensure the smooth running of the tender process and submission of tenders on time.
  • Communicating with the sales team and potential clients to ensure quotations reflect customers' needs.
  • Reviewing of enquiry documentation and incorporating technical specifications and commercial terms into the proposal documentation.
  • Maintain a positive and solution-oriented approach to work, providing open and honest feedback.
  • Taking all reasonable steps to ensure appropriate confidentiality.
  • Undertake such other duties (e.g. training, customer visits) and flexibility with hours of work to ensure critical deadlines are met, as may be reasonably required to perform the role at the required level.
  • Follow our quality procedures to ensure all work is done to consistently high standards.
  • Follow company policies and procedures. i.e. absence reporting, dress code, confidentiality, data protection etc.

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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Pipe Fitter

Work Location: National

The role of the pipefitter will require experience in welding and installing pipe systems according to specification. They will exhibit excellent mechanical skills and a good understanding of the requirements and precautions necessary for working with pipes conveying dangerous chemicals and liquids.

Responsibilities

  •  Inspecting the workplace, clearing obstructions, and preparing materials and equipment.
  • Studying blueprints and planning pipe systems and related equipment installations.
  • Using a variety of tools to modify pipes to specifications.  Measuring and marking pipes for cutting and threading.
  • Assembling and welding pipe components and systems.
  • Securing pipes to walls and fixtures with brackets, clamps, and welding equipment.
  • Ordering required materials such as pipes, hangars, brackets, hydraulic cylinders, etc.
  • Repairing and maintaining pipe systems, supports, and related equipment.
  • Clearing pipe systems of obstructions and testing their functionality.
  • Complying with relevant codes and regulatory standards.
  • Other duties as reasonably assigned.

Skills

  • Relevant Experience.
  • Possess basic numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Have an understanding of technical plans and drawings.
  • Be able to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Have knowledge of materials and equipment, along with construction methods.
  • Flexibility to travel and stay over throughout the UK whilst working on client sites.

Qualifications

Essential

  • Relevant qualifications
  • CSCS card with Pipe Fitting trade Desirable
  • EUSR water hygiene card

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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Fabricator

Work Location: Derby/Woodville

We are looking for an experienced Fabricator/Welder to join our team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for fabricating and welding components to exact specifications and standards, as well as troubleshooting and repairing existing equipment.

The ideal candidate should have a solid understanding of welding techniques, materials, and tools, as well as the ability to read blueprints and diagrams.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to develop their skills in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings.
  • Operate welding equipment and tools.
  • Perform welding tasks using a variety of techniques, such as MIG, TIG, and arc welding.
  • Perform fabrication tasks, such as cutting, drilling, grinding, and shaping metal components.
  • Perform maintenance on welding equipment and tools.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

Closing Date: 30/06/2023

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