Vacancies

We are a national organisation with four sites located in the United Kingdom.

Technical Design & Structures Engineer (Lighting & Signage)

 

Mallatite Limited is a leading UK manufacturer of Lighting, Traffic, Display & Infrastructure & Signage Support Systems. As a result of recent and planned acquisitions we seek to recruit a qualified and chartered engineer to lead the technical design support function at our Chesterfield site, albeit supporting all business locations.

 

Candidates must have proven experience in lighting and sign columns and posts, passive structures and cantilever supports and be fully conversant with BS EN 40,  EN 12899 & BS EN 12767 2019 software packages, ideally within a manufacturing environment. Sound working knowledge of Auto-Cad and Solid Works or similar is required.

 

Applications in writing to hr@mallatite.co.uk on or before 14/09/2020.

               

Title :                Welder

 

Location:          Chesterfield

 

Reports to :       Pre-Fab and Welding Team Leader

 

Job summary:  

Responsible for welding lighting columns as per production drawings and works orders with strict adherence to quality standard.

 

 

Requirements:

·       All applicants shall ideally have  lighting, sign and support structure experience and be qualified to a minimum standard set out within BS EN 287.

·       To be able to follow and understand production drawings and works orders.

·       Operation of touchscreen computers.

·       Able to adhere to health and safety rules with regards to PPR and RPE at all times.

·       Responsible for pre-shift checks.

·       Previous use of manipulator would be beneficial.

 

If you would like to apply, please forward a current CV together with a covering letter for the attention of hr@mallatite.co.uk 

Internal Sales, Roads & External Lighting Equipment (Lanarkshire)

 

Mallatite Limited, a specialist manufacturer & stockist distributor of street lighting and highways infrastructure equipment, operating within the Roads Division of Hill & Smith (Holdings) PLC is seeking to appoint an Internal Sales person, based initially from our service centre at Inchinnan, Paisley.

Applicants shall have a broad experience of products such as Roads & Area Lighting, Lanterns, Columns, Signage, Bollards, V.M.S & Signage, together with an established customer portfolio across, contracting, house builders, local and central government.

The Role:

·       Selling into Local Authorities and main contractors for highway electrical products.

·       Establishing new customer relationships, and maintaining existing relationships.

·       Managing and interpreting customer requirements.

·       Calculating client quotations.

·       Offering after-sales support services.

The Requirements:

·       A strong technical awareness of product and design standards.

·       A high level of literacy and numeracy.

·       The ability to learn about new products quickly, and adapt to a changing marketplace.

·       Excellent interpersonal skills.

·       A positive, professional, customer focused approach.

·       The ability to build relationships with clients quickly.

·       A demonstrable track record within sales through hitting and exceeding set targets and KPI’s.

·       Resilience and tenacity.

·       Negotiation skills.

·       Ability to provide regular sales forecasts and reports.

·       A full driving licence is preferred

A generous package commensurate with a major PLC business is offered to the successful team player, demonstrating a strong mind-set with robust commercial skill set and a self-motivated desire to succeed.

If you would like to apply for either position, please forward a current CV to hr@mallatite.co.uk 

 

Mallatite Limited are specialist manufacturers of Roads, Traffic, and Utility & Infrastructure Metals Products. With current expansion across the product ranges we presently have two vacancies for experienced booth application spray painters, preferably with sound knowledge in the application to galvanised products.

 

Successful candidates must demonstrate sound and flexible experience and be capable of working in a disciplined environment whilst following robust specifications, health, and safety and housekeeping requirements.

 

Applicants will be required to participate in a short trade test as part of the selection process.

 

Great opportunities for earning potential and career development within a multi-disciplined progressive business.

 

Applications in writing to hr@mallatite.co.uk 

 

Production Manager

Chesterfield

 

Line Manager: Operations Manager (or as designated)

 

Job Summary;

Day to day responsibility & direction for production, effective shop floor planning, PPM, KPI’s, health & safety, on time delivery and mentoring of direct reports.

 

Applicants must have seasoned experience in metal fabrications, ideally in volume production with sound knowledge of coatings and paints systems.

 

Key duties;

• At all times maintain a safe clean working environment ensuring that safety procedures are followed by your team members. Identifying any hazards through risk assessments and agreeing actions to minimise risk to team members.
• Manage all aspect of production area and take responsibility for ensuring that the production plan is met on time in full (OTIF), to the required quality and cost standards.
• Use effective planning methods to ensure staffing levels are maintained to meet the demand efficiently, working with your teams to balance labour, deploying where it is required. 
• Provide leadership of your team and your extended team across Production promoting a ‘can do’ positive attitude at all times, developing them into an effective team at all levels.
• Maintain a balanced trained workforce to respond to the changes in demand and ensure training records are accurately maintained. 
• Provide hands on support in production when required.
• Actively practice, encourage and coach team members in continuous improvement techniques, supporting taking ownership of issue’s within your area, ensuring swift route cause analysis, containment, and checking corrective actions are sustained.
• Ensure all documentation is completed as required such as holidays, absence forms, job completion transactions, improvement progress etc and communicated appropriately.
• Support Engineering design in development of prototypes and samples for New Product Implementation
• Deputise for colleagues in their absence as required
• Take a proactive approach to maintaining the companies ISO 45001, 14001 & 9001 accreditations and ensure procedures are followed by your team.
• Any other reasonable requests to support the smooth running of the company

 

Interpersonal skills;

• Relating to and co-operating with colleagues, suppliers and customers. as required.
• Supporting and generating team spirit within and beyond your area.
• Working flexibly.
• Achieving high quality standards and continual improvement.
• Responding quickly to new challenges.
• Communicating clearly.
• Commitment to the organisation and the task in hand – which may involve working additional hours to fulfil their role.
• Positive mindset of execution.

 

Professional development;

• Keep up to date with changes to existing / new products and also procedures, standard and industry compliance.

 

Experience & Qualifications;

• Qualification in mechanical, structural, welding engineering would be a distinct advantage.
• 5 years in production management gained across relevant industry sectors.
• A strong demonstrable track record of developing teams and people. 
• A good working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing techniques.
• Familiar with a high mix/low volume manufacturing environment and how to optimise resources
• Strong Problem Solving Skills 
• Able to make clear decisions and work effectively when under pressure.
• Computer literate in MS Word, Excel and have a working understanding of MRP/ERP planning systems
• Organised and can prioritise tasks against tight time constraints.
• Good communicator (Verbal and written) – empowers people and has gravitas to drive change in a manufacturing environment
• Ability to work with different levels of organisation – internally and externally.

 

A generous package including pension & healthcare, life cover & share save scheme is offered to the successful candidate.

 

Applications in confidence by electronic mail to jennifer.burton@mallatite.co.uk  

 

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Applications in confidence by electronic mail to jennifer.burton@mallatite.co.uk