Robot Programmer – Automotive Manufacturer

Coventry, Redditch, Shirley, Solihull, Birmingham, Warwick

Robot Programmer

An exciting opportunity for a Robot Programmer has arisen within a Global automotive component’s manufacturer. The Robot Programmer work on-site at a brand-new purpose-built facility with Fanuc Robots supporting a key vehicle manufacturer, developing multiple programs for automated assembly applications.

Extensive training provided

West Midlands – Commutable from Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Lichfield, Cannock, Nuneaton, Dudley, Northfield, Tamworth Sutton Coldfield, Bromsgrove, Redditch

Salary: Circa 30k – 40k + pension + 25 days holiday + online discount system + free parking + desirable working hours (7.30-4.00 Monday to Thursday – 7.30 – 1.00 Friday) + extensive training package

The Candidate

  • A Degree in Mechatronics, Automation or Robotics is essential to this position.
  • You will have previous experience of working in a Robot Programmer role, ideally within a 1st tier automotive environment.
  • Knowledge of just in time (JIT).
  • Experience with Fanuc robot programming is desirable but other manufacturers of Robotics will be considered as full training with be provided.
  • Ultra-Sonic welding experience is also desirable.
  • An understanding of offline programming techniques and software.
  • An understanding of six sigma / lean methodologies and ISO9001 / ITAF16949.
  • A full UK driving license and access to a vehicle is required – mileage allowance included

The Role

  • Reporting to the Program Engineering Manager this role is at the cutting edge of next generation automated manufacturing in automotive – Mechatronics, Automation and Robotics are certainly the markets to watch in the coming years.
  • Manage and develop programmes through build stage.
  • You will develop multiple programs for automated assembly lines.
  • Spend time off site with relevant suppliers to support programmes, manage and develop programmes throughout the build phases.
  • You will work closely with the suppliers on the design and maturation of automated equipment.
  • Use of offline programming techniques and software will be a key part of this role.
  • Assist with the development of PFMEA’s, control plans and SOI’s.
  • Generation of TPM.

Apply in Confidence

If you are an experienced Robot Programmer with a degree in Mechatronics, Automation or Robotics, and you wish to apply for the position of Robot Programmer please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3228KBR – Robot Programmer

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive, engineering and industrial recruitment agency for manufacturing and technical positions.

Maintenance Engineer – Electrical

Rotherham, Chesterfield, Sheffield, Wakefield, Mansfield, Doncaster, Huddersfield, Barnsley

Maintenance Engineer

A Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Technician is required to work on double days providing maintenance, breakdown and support engineering on customer owned equipment on site. This automation equipment provider can offer good employee benefits such as health shield, pension and overtime.

Derbyshire – commutable from Burton upon Trent, Nottingham, Loughborough, Uttoxeter, Derby, Ashbourne, Mansfield, Leicester, Stoke-On-Trent

Salary and benefits: £32,000 p.a. £33,000 p.a. after 6 months and £34,505 after 12 months + Overtime paid at x1.5 + Pension (Pay reviews 6 and 12 months)

Working hours: 6:30am – 2pm week 1 and 2:30pm – 11pm week 2

The Candidate

  • Educated in City & Guilds Electrical 236 level 3 or equivalent
  • Multi-skilled
  • Experience of PLCs (Fault finding)
  • Working at heights and confined spaces is advantageous
  • Those with knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics will be at a distinct advantage

The Role

  • Perform routine maintenance on customer equipment.
  • Perform breakdown repairs on customer machines.
  • Record all activity; parts used, maintenance performed, repairs and remedial activity required.
  • Make suggestions to improve working practices.
  • Order spare parts and ensure stock locations are maintained.

Apply in Confidence

If you are a Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Technician and you wish to apply for the position please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3268KB

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive, engineering and industrial recruitment agency for manufacturing and technical positions.

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Stourbridge, Kingswinford, Dudley, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, Birmingham

Senior Recruitment Consultant

We offer a stable career, fantastic earning potential and excellent future managerial/career development opportunities. So if you want to work for a leading and growing automotive, engineering and industrial recruiters read on.

The Recruitment role will be 360 and we offer you:

  • Flexibility – i.e., don’t worry about booking leave for the school play!
  • Uncapped commission with no monthly threshold.
  • An impressive new business bonus…second to none!
  • Extensive recruitment mentoring from industry leading professionals.
  • Governing body membership.
  • A friendly and supportive team.
  • A great office environment to work within.   An impressive grade II listed building with an onsite café, canalside seating for eating your lunch and safe free parking.

Glen Callum Associates need passionate, enthusiastic and driven individuals to join our professional recruitment team. If you are sales and customer focussed, love recruitment and have had a successful career to date then get in touch.

Midlands Based – Stourbridge (Commutable from Kingswinford, Dudley, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, Birmingham)

OTE £35-50K+ Negotiable, UNCAPPED + Benefits + flexibility + Good holiday Entitlement

Ideal Candidate

This Senior Recruitment Consultant position would ideally suit an energetic, charismatic, sales focussed individual with experience of Recruitment.

Our ideal person will have a desire to work in an ethical and driven business where results and successes are attained to high levels of financial reward.

The Role – Senior Recruitment Consultant

  1. Extensive Candidate contact (via telephone, email, face-to-face – interviewing skills required)
  2. Current Client Contact (via telephone, email, face-to-face)
  3. New Business and assignment generation (via telephone, email, face-to-face)
  4. Candidate Generation.

The Senior Recruitment Consultant role requires regular and high levels of communication. Our Recruitment Consultants are results driven, however share a high team ethic on moving the company forward and sharing in its successes.

We are looking for a Recruiter who is driven towards new business development and has the confidence and experience to visit clients at their premises. Gaining an understanding of our clients’ needs and culture is key to delivering successful recruitment results.

The Company

Glen Callum Associates Ltd has been in operation for over 20 years. The company’s prime focus has been to deliver permanent recruitment solutions targeted specifically at the automotive aftermarket, engineering and industrial sectors, ensuring high levels of quality and customer service.

The company successfully recruits for many leading brands and has an already established client base. Glen Callum Associates is keen to continue with growth and has plans to expand into additional complementary areas of business.

You will become an integral part of a niche team, actively encouraged to utilise entrepreneurial flair and make well informed decisions. We share in our employees’ successes as a team and ensure that our Recruiters are financially rewarded. 2Team spirit” and “sharing of knowledge” is actively encouraged.

Individuals seeking to push their limits in a wider business capacity would excel within Glen Callum Associates and enjoy a stable, healthy and financial rewarding company within which to work.

So if you are a Senior Recruitment Consultant who is vibrant, focussed and financially results driven get in touch today and join our winning team!

JOB REF – KRREC – Senior Recruitment Consultant

Should you wish to be considered for the Senior Recruitment Consultant role please contact Glen Shepherd in the strictest confidence on 01384 485274 or 07977 266309 email your CV to Glen directly at gshepherd@glencallum.co.uk 

Automotive Diagnostic Sales Representative

Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Leicester, Northampton, Dudley, Worcester, Hereford, Walsall

Automotive Diagnostic Sales Representative

Are you a Vehicle Technician / Mechanic with excellent communication skills looking to move into a sales role.

Our client is a market leading provider of automotive diagnostic products, they are seeking a technically minded individual with the ability to build effective relationships with garages and workshops. Their Automotive Diagnostic product is sold through hands-on product demonstration, so this role is ideal for a candidate with a hands-on technical or automotive technician or mechanic background.

Midlands area – Ideal location – Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Leicester, Northampton, Dudley, Worcester, Hereford, Walsall

OTE £40-45K – Basic circa £28.5k + Bonus (up to around 15k) + Car + pension + life assurance + private medical

The Candidate

  • Previous hands-on technical automotive experience is desirable i.e. Mechanic / Vehicle Technician / Master Technician / Diagnostic Specialist.
  • A confident manner with the ability to develop relationships.
  • Experience of working within a commercial, customer facing role is beneficial.
  • Motivated to work towards and achieve sales targets.
  • Organised with the ability to manage your own time.

The Role

  • As an Automotive Diagnostic Sales Representative, you will manage new and existing business within the Midlands territory.
  • Identify and engage new business
  • Provide customers with on-site product demonstrations and use your technical expertise to show the benefits of diagnostic products.
  • Product Installation.
  • Deliver first-class customer service and aftercare.

This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate with excellent technical automotive knowledge to utilise this expertise in a Sales role.

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Automotive Diagnostic Sales Executive please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3309KB

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions.

Quality Engineer – Automotive Manufacturer

Wolverhampton, Bilston, Sandwell, Wednesbury, Stourbridge, Dudley, Brierley Hill, Tipton, Oldbury, Sedgley, Wombourne, West Bromwich.

Quality Engineer – Automotive Manufacturer

Working for a world-class Automotive Manufacturer, the Quality Engineer will focus on dealing with customer and supplier issues

Ideally locatedWolverhampton, Bilston, Sandwell, Wednesbury, Stourbridge, Dudley, Brierley Hill, Tipton, Oldbury, Sedgley, Wombourne, West Bromwich.

Salary: upto £30k Basic, Pension, 25 days holiday + statutory.

The Role

  • As Quality Engineer you will liaise with customers on a regular basis making site visits as and when required.
  • Implementation of automotive quality standards.
  • Coordinate QC/QA activities, inspections, measurement, capability analysis SPC.
  • Ensure customer problem resolution activities including costs for materials, labour, time relating issues via PPS/8D process and on customer required documentation.
  • Raise and maintain all OPC documentation, control plans etc for the production processes
  • Ensure all quality concerns are communicated to the manufacturing teams.

The Candidate

  • To succeed in the role of Quality Engineer, you will be a Graduate in an engineering discipline.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • VDA 6.3 Process Auditor qualification.
  • Good understanding of ISO/IATF16949.
  • Working knowledge of SPC and its implementation.
  • A proven methodical approach to problem solving.

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Quality Engineer please forward your CV to Jenny Harris, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Jenny directly for a further chat on the job.

Jenny is an ethical IRP registered recruiter and will deal with your application in strict confidence.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted directly by Jenny and she will talk you through in detail the full company role and specifics.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3311JH Quality Engineer

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors and are dedicated in providing candidates with advice, support and assistance in their recruitment search.

Office Administrator – Automotive

romsgrove, Droitwich, Worcester, Redditch, Droitwich, Rubery

Office Administrator

Automotive

An experienced Office Administrator / Office Clerk / Administrative Assistant from an automotive background is needed to support administration activities. If you’re an admin professional with a flair for Finance / Accounts looking for an office role in the automotive industry, then get in touch today.

Bromsgrove, ideal location – Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Worcester, Redditch, Droitwich, Rubery

£20,000-24,000 per annum + Pension + Holiday’s.

This is an exciting opportunity for an Office Administrator or Office Clerk to join an established specialist garage business dealing in the classic car environment. The company is a successful privately-owned company.

The Role

Reporting to the management team you will:

  • Provide administrative support to the business whilst being the crucial link between the business and the customer.
  • Deal with customer and suppliers queries by telephone and face to face customer liaison and email
  • Preparing month end accounts and reports.
  • Experience with Sage 50 is essential and highly proficient skills with Microsoft packages.

The Candidate

If you can bring a successful track record of working in a financial /administrative role dealing with customer queries, this will be ideal. An ability to multitask and stay calm under pressure will also be an important element of this job, with previous administrative experience in a similar business also being essential given the technical nature of our client’s business.

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Office Administrator please forward your CV to Julian Curtis, Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Julian directly for a further chat on the job.

JOB REF 3310JC – Office administrator

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational, marketing and office administrative positions.

MOT Tester – Fast Fit – Coventry

Coventry, Warwick, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa, Nuneaton, Bedworth

MOT Tester – Fast Fit

If you’re looking for a career that has teamwork, rewards, long-term scope and is going places – apply now!

MOT Testers are an integral part of the branch team and contribute to the overall success of the branch. Approved and regularly checked by DVSA, MOT Testers carry out a responsible role in ensuring that all vehicles are tested in accordance with Ministry Standards and that the company is meeting its obligations as an Approved MOT Centre.

In return as a MOT Tester, you will be given the opportunity to earn great rewards, benefits and to work for a company that appreciates the contribution which their MOT Testers make!

Located Coventry – commutable from Coventry, Warwick, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa, Nuneaton, Bedworth

£24k Basic, OTE £26k + Benefits

The Role

  • Carry out MOT’s to highest quality workmanship
  • Responsible for inspecting, removal, repair or replacement of brake components, tyres, exhausts, shock absorbers, oil, filters and batteries

The Candidate

  • Must be registered with DVSA to carry out MOT Tests
  • Willing to fit when not testing.

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of MOT Tester please forward your CV to Jenny Harris, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Jenny directly for a further chat on the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3308JH MOT Tester

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions.

Branch Manager – Fast Fit

Sheffield, Rotherham, Dronfield

Branch Manager – Fast Fit

Are you passionate about exceeding customer expectations? Do you excel in motivating your team to be the best they can be?

If you’re looking for a career that has teamwork, rewards, long-term scope and is going places – apply now!

Whether you’re an experienced Assistant Branch Manager / Automotive Parts Supervisor looking for the next step, or a Branch Manager who knows the fast-fit business inside out, our clients industry leading IMI accredited management training programme will ensure that you have everything you need to make your branch a success!

Being a Branch Manager means having the freedom to concentrate on the important things – driving sales, inspiring your team and providing outstanding customer service.

Located Sheffield – Commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Dronfield

Salary: £25k Basic, OTE £28k. A minimum of 30 days holiday and staff discounts.

The Role

  • To manage the day to day operation and control of the branch.
  • Maximise sales, turnover and profitability in all areas of the business.
  • Promote & develop the awareness of customer care within the branch.
  • Achieve and surpass sales and profit margin targets.
  • Minimise branch costs.
  • Manage, motivate and develop staff to build a successful, effective team.
  • Maintain staff levels as agreed with the Regional Manager and to recruit suitable employees.
  • Provide induction training to new members of staff and ensure attendance on designated training courses.
  • Ensure banking is carried out in line with company procedures and is banked daily.
  • Warranty claims are being returned to suppliers.
  • Assist in fitting as and when required.

The Candidate

  • You will either be a current Branch / Parts Manager or an Assistant Branch Manager / Parts Supervisor looking for your next career move.
  • You must have proven fast fit / tyre fitting / automotive or mechanic experience along with people management skills or supervisory
  • You should be comfortable working under pressure and to tight timescales.
  • Strong communication

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Branch Manager please forward your CV to Jenny Harris, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Jenny directly for a further chat on the job.

Jenny is an ethical IRP registered recruiter and will deal with your application in strict confidence.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted directly by Jenny and she will talk you through in detail the full company role and specifics.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3307JH

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors and are dedicated in providing candidates with advice, support and assistance in their recruitment search. Our consultants have valuable senior sales, marketing and operational experience within organisations within the automotive and industrial industry, allowing us to share an empathy with both client and candidate alike.

Operations Manager – Precision Engineering

Dudley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Kidderminster

Operations Manager

We have an exciting opportunity for an Operations Manager to run a small but extremely busy and rapidly growing Precision Engineering company based in the West Midlands.

The Operations Manager will be required to manage the day to day operations of the company and contribute to and be an active part of its continued growth and success.

We are very keen to hear from candidates with Operations/Production/Manufacturing Management experience at Fabrication or Engineering companies.

Commutable from- Dudley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Kidderminster

£35-40k plus benefits, free parking

The Role

The Operations Manager will manage a small team of fabrication and production staff but will also be a hands-on engineer, coaching, training and developing engineering staff.

  • Planning customer orders and reacting to changes in a timely manner.
  • Meeting customers to discuss requirements costings and quotes.
  • Coordinating Bills of Materials and inventory control.
  • Supervising the loading and transport of orders several times each day.
  • Hands-on fabrication and engineering duties.

The Candidate

  • Previous experience of working in a busy, FMCG production environment.
  • Extremely reactive to last-minute order changes and subsequent scheduling
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Highly organised with great planning and forecasting abilities
  • Current and/or recent hands-on fabrication experience

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Operations Manager please forward your CV to Karen Smith Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Karen directly for a further chat on the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3306KS Operations Manager

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions.

Vice President EMEA Region – Automotive Aftermarket

Mainland Europe with excellent airport access – Extensive travel

Vice President EMEA Region

Automotive Aftermarket

We are looking to hire a Senior Executive / Senior Business Executive to drive commercial and operational activities throughout the EMEA regions. Our client is a global player, with an international franchised network of bodyshops, franchisees for Windscreen glass repair and replacement and a mechanical repair network in North America Their business model offers a full support package to their franchised network commercially, operationally and technically, driving forward best practice with the latest repair technologies and promoting a strength in numbers philosophy through their supplier and customer networks.

This newly created role is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Head of Business to influence EMEA regional performance and is a great platform for individuals displaying high ambition, energy and an entrepreneurial style towards business.

Senior Executive Package + Excellent Benefits – Career Prospects

English (Fluent) + at least one other European Language such as German, Spanish, French, Italian

Ideal Location – Mainland Europe with excellent airport access – Extensive travel

The Role

Reporting to the Global Head of Business the Regional Vice President EMEA is a key leadership role within a growing and dynamic international automotive repair business.

  • Responsible for business activities throughout the EMEA regions and ensuring each country / region achieves their specific budget pertaining to number of franchises & financial targets.
  • Direct business development activities supporting your network with required training and support to meet sales and productivity milestones.
  • Instill trust in franchisees to grow productive, profitable and positive business relationships.
  • Network effectively to build solid links into existing, new and potential franchisees throughout the EMEA.
  • Assess operational performance and issues, particularly with regards to competitiveness and evolving trends / market innovations.
  • Execute, support and deliver strategic marketing plans to increase brand awareness.
  • Proactively undertake feasibility studies relating franchise development and service improvement plans, modifying, customising and re-modelling where required.
  • Foster new business relationships & supply partnerships to nurture, grow and achieve sales volumes and profit targets.
  • Carefully and tactfully police operational procedures and standards performance.
  • Work as the commercial and operational conduit between the business, the brands, franchisee, supply chain and ultimately the customer.
  • Travel extensively throughout the EMEA regions becoming the familiar face of the business to all master franchisees.
  • Support the global team through regular contact, feedback and attending international team meetings.

The Candidate

  • An energetic, driven, motivated Regional Vice President who can inspire people at all levels.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable with regards to repair and supply channels, ideally within the automotive aftermarket collision repair and windscreen repair and replace markets vehicle.
  • Expertise of developing a franchised network within the automotive
  • Fluent in English along with at least one, preferably two additional European languages of business level fluency or above.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to deliver engaging & impactful presentations to influence business owners from differing cultures and backgrounds.
  • High levels of attention to detail, strong analytically and the ability to use data and accurate information to form robust business judgements and conclusions.
  • Proven track record in delivering results and meeting demanding targets.
  • Excellent resilience in pressurised situations.
  • Solid financial acumen, able to interpret numbers to form and shape business plans.
  • Excellent organisational, strategic, planning and implementation skills.
  • A well-defined sense of diplomacy, strong in negotiations but also proven in conflict resolution and able to promote high levels of integrity, confidentiality and accountability.
  • Likeable character with strong leadership qualities.
  • Flexibility to travel extensively throughout the EMEA regions often spending considerable time away from home.

This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and motivated Vice President / Senior Executive to join a the leading global automotive network to expand their footprint throughout EMEA. This position holds genuine career progression opportunities for entrepreneurial thinkers.

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the Regional VP EMEA please forward your CV to Glen Shepherd, Automotive Director at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Glen directly for a further chat and introduction to the job.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!

JOB REF 3305GS

Glen Callum Associates are a leading specialist automotive recruitment consultancy. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors and are dedicated in providing candidates with advice, support and assistance in their recruitment search. Our consultants have valuable senior sales, marketing and operational experience within organisations within the automotive and industrial industry, allowing us to share an empathy with both client and candidate alike.