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We are always on the look out for talented people to join the Albacom team.  If you are interested in working for Albacom and have the correct skill set, please contact us.


Machine Operator (Turner) – A time served CNC / manual Turner with experience of the Oil & Gas sector and programming knowledge of Fanuc and Heidenhain operating systems.


Posted On: 22/05/2018

Job Purpose Summary: To ensure that machining operations within Albacom are carried out safely, efficiently and to a high quality standard to meet our customer requirements. This includes machine programming/setting and machine maintenance. Job Requirements:
  • Perform Turning duties to meet identified manufacturing schedule / customer requirements.
  • Operate, set and programme Lathes (manual & CNC). Fanuc and Heidenhain operating systems.
  • Follow maintenance schedules and carry out routine machine maintenance. Maintain a plant/equipment maintenance schedule and carry out condition monitoring as requested by the Divisional Supervisor.
  • Liaise with Machining Divisional Supervisor to ensure manpower, tooling and equipment capacity is adequate to meet the workload and customer requirements.
  • Where required, provide estimation of machining hours to support quotation process.
  • Attend staff workshop briefings and contribute constructively.
  • Contribute to the implementation, then continued improvement of a QHSE System to support the Surface Engineering and Machining Division.
  • Operate overhead crane, forklift and handling equipment.
  • Perform all duties in accordance with work instructions, inspection requirements and current legislation.
QHSE Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate correct health and safety behaviours and actively encourage the ownership of and commitment to the effective implementation of the Health and Safety management system throughout the business.
  • Actively intervene in any unsafe act or condition that may be identified.
  • Ensure a firm understanding of, and compliance with, the documented controls and processes, including the Procedures, Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments, developed to reduce the likelihood of harm to people, property and the environment to as low a level as is reasonably practicable.
  • Participate in the regular safety tours within your area of responsibility and ensure that effective remedial action is taken in a timely manner with regard to all deficiencies or improvements identified.
  • Contribute to the progressive improvement of all documented controls and processes, including the Procedures, Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments,  developed to reduce the likelihood of harm to people, property and the environment to as low a level as is reasonably practicable.
  • Actively participate in the investigation and the identification of corrective and preventive actions and the root cause analysis with regard to all incidents and near misses relating to the personnel within your area of responsibility.
  • Ensuring that the Supervisors, Managers and Directors are immediately notified of any Health and Safety related issues or concerns that cannot be easily resolved 
  • Ensure compliance with the Albacom’s Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental policies and procedures
  • Participate in internal QHSE audits and implement actions highlighted at such audits.
  • Contribute to improving QHSE performance levels throughout the business.
  • Ensure team compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental procedures, COSHH Assessments, Risk Assessments and the Waste Disposal arrangements.
  • Ensure all contractors working in or around the facility comply with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental Procedures, Controls and Processes.
Minimum Qualifications and Education Requirements: Time served or a minimum 2 years technical training at machining college or similar educational establishment. Knowledge/ Skills:
  • 3 years minimum in a work shop environment.
  • 3 years minimum with mechanical engineering/machining background – certified in mechanical engineering.
Critical Competencies:
  • Safety Awareness
  • Risk & COSHH Awareness
  • CNC Programming, Machine setting/operation of Milling machines
  • Reading technical drawings and technical work instructions
Desirable Competencies: 
  • Milling experience
  • Awareness of standards / general requirements of the Oil & Gas sector
     

Machine Operator (Miller) – A time served CNC / manual Miller with experience of the Oil & Gas sector and programming knowledge of Fanuc and Heidenhain operating systems.


Posted On: 22/05/2018

  Job Purpose Summary: To ensure that machining operations within Albacom are carried out safely, efficiently and to a high quality standard to meet our customer requirements. This includes machine programming/setting and machine maintenance. Job Requirements: ·         Perform milling duties to meet identified manufacturing schedule / customer requirements. ·         Operate, set and programme milling machines (manual & CNC). Fanuc and Heidenhain operating systems. ·         Follow maintenance schedules and carry out routine machine maintenance. Maintain a plant/equipment maintenance schedule and carry out condition monitoring as requested by the Divisional Supervisor. ·         Liaise with Machining Divisional Supervisor to ensure manpower, tooling and equipment capacity is adequate to meet the workload and customer requirements. ·         Where required, provide estimation of machining hours to support quotation process. ·         Attend staff workshop briefings and contribute constructively. ·         Contribute to the implementation, then continued improvement of a QHSE System to support the Surface Engineering and Machining Division. ·         Operate overhead crane, forklift and handling equipment. ·         Perform all duties in accordance with work instructions, inspection requirements and current legislation.     QHSE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Demonstrate correct health and safety behaviours and actively encourage the ownership of and commitment to the effective implementation of the Health and Safety management system throughout the business.
  • Actively intervene in any unsafe act or condition that may be identified.
  • Ensure a firm understanding of, and compliance with, the documented controls and processes, including the Procedures, Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments, developed to reduce the likelihood of harm to people, property and the environment to as low a level as is reasonably practicable.
  • Participate in the regular safety tours within your area of responsibility and ensure that effective remedial action is taken in a timely manner with regard to all deficiencies or improvements identified.
  • Contribute to the progressive improvement of all documented controls and processes, including the Procedures, Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments,  developed to reduce the likelihood of harm to people, property and the environment to as low a level as is reasonably practicable.
  • Actively participate in the investigation and the identification of corrective and preventive actions and the root cause analysis with regard to all incidents and near misses relating to the personnel within your area of responsibility.
  • Ensuring that the Supervisors, Managers and Directors are immediately notified of any Health and Safety related issues or concerns that cannot be easily resolved 
  • Ensure compliance with the Albacom’s Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental policies and procedures
  • Participate in internal QHSE audits and implement actions highlighted at such audits.
  • Contribute to improving QHSE performance levels throughout the business.
  • Ensure team compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental procedures, COSHH Assessments, Risk Assessments and the Waste Disposal arrangements.
  • Ensure all contractors working in or around the facility comply with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental Procedures, Controls and Processes.
  Purchasing Work alongside and advise immediate supervisor and/or purchasing department to:-
  • Ensure sufficient plant, equipment and materials are purchased to provide the necessary resources to achieve customer requirements.
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements: 
  • Time served or a minimum 2 years technical training at machining college or similar educational establishment.
Knowledge/ Skills: 
  • 3 years minimum in a work shop environment.
  • 3 years minimum with mechanical engineering/machining background – certified in mechanical engineering.
Critical Competencies:
  • Safety Awareness
  • Risk & COSHH Awareness
  • CNC Programming, Machine setting/operation of Milling machines
  • Reading technical drawings and technical work instructions
Desirable Competencies:
  • Turning experience
  • Awareness of standards / general requirements of the Oil & Gas sector

Customer Support Engineer ( Surface Engineering & Machining Division )


Posted On: 21/05/2018

Customer Support Engineer (Surface Engineering & Machining Division)   A role with responsibility for:-
  • Providing technical, commercial and customer support / key account management of the Surface Engineering & Machining division
 
  • To individually:-
 
  • Be the focal point for technical, commercial and contractual enquiries from the customer.
  • Compile and issue quotations making best use of internal and external capabilities such as sub-contractors and material and machine consumable suppliers.
  • Communicate customer requirements into the organization by creating clear and precise work instructions.
  • Develop personal relationships with key individuals within the customers’ organization to build trust and understanding between organizations.
  • Contribute to the continual and measurable improvement in the service offered to Customers
  • In conjunction with the Surface Engineering and Machining Divisional Supervisor, to:-
  • Maintain a record of all non-conformance issues and be involved in the implementation of corrective actions and customer communications arising from such issues.
  • Liaise closely with manufacturing team to ensure quality standards are met at all times.
  • Provide support with planning and scheduling activity to ensure on time delivery.
  • Review and implement process improvements to shorten lead times.
  • Provide engineering and technical support to all areas pertaining to the business. This will include but not limited to creating engineering drawings, sketches and work instructions.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of all customers’ ongoing activity and manage/communicate/assist to resolve issues as they occur. (Work in progress)
  • Maintain customer and commercial job files.
  • Contribute to the implementation of “Best Practice” throughout the business.
  •  Maintain information to support internal reporting/metrics
  • Support sales process with an overview and understanding of open opportunities.
Professional qualification in mechanical engineering discipline. Degree level preferred but not essential. Experience
  • Minimum 3 years in machine tool manufacturing/engineering role or similar positionEssential
  • Engineering knowledge
  • People skills
  • Machining knowledge
  • Commercial awareness
  • Understand technical drawings (high level)
  • Computer proficient
  • Component costing experience
  • Time management
  • Customer focus
Desirable but not essential
  • Sales experience (direct sales / upselling)
  • Experience of supplying into Oil and Gas markets
  • Knowledge of welding/cladding processes and qualification standards.
Please send all CVs to sales@albacom.co.uk

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