Performance Engineer – Engine/Powertrain – Peterborough

A Performance Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world’s leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The role is an initial 12 month contract offering up to £38.00 per hour LTD.

This is a systems integration and physical test engineer role based in Peterborough. This team is responsible for developing novel engineering solutions and processes working collaboratively with European Universities, internal and industrial partners as well as will our US based sister team.

This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the development of engine/powertrain products and processes. These powertrains are used in machine, industrial, marine and electric power applications. The team leads the powertrain research strategy and delivery for the UK and Europe.

In this role you will apply coordinate and lead testing of hybrid powersystems. Understanding the desired outcomes, specifying the test programme, ensuring mechanical and electrical hardware and software is appropriate and available, analysing the results and comparing to simulation. As such you will be expected to work closely with internal and external customers in the mechanical and performance development groups and present engineering decisions at design and project reviews. You will provide technical leadership in your specialist field(s) and mentor less experienced engineers. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to develop and manage projects to plan.

Key Responsibilities

* Translate high level project outcomes to a detail set of deliverables and test instructions
* Coordinate with the design specialists and test house to ensure mechanical and electrical components are fit for purpose and available for test on time.
* Coordinate with software and control specialist to ensure the complex hybrid system is able to achieve desired outcomes.
* Work closely with simulation and HiL specialists to validate the systems before full powertrain test
* Provide direction to test house and ensure highest value is obtained from test, facilitating debugging as required.
* Perform detailed analysis of test data, compare to simulation and validate performance
* Self-management of assigned tasks to agreed customer critical requirements, delivering high quality work to documented or novel processes within agreed timescale

This Performance Engineer role requires a good accredited engineering degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent and excellent analytical skills.
Incumbents must have industrial experience in vehicle and/or machine performance calibration, understanding how hybrid powertrains interact within vehicle systems.
Detailed diesel engines and/or powertrain knowledge would be advantageous.
The candidate must have strong technical skills and the ability to communicate technical information effectively

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Project Manager

Project Manager – Peterborough – £75,000 – £80,000 + Car, Health, Pension, Bonus etc

Are you an experienced Project manager with experience within timber frame residential projects? Are you able to programme jobs and have experience from start to finish?

If the answer is yes, please read on as we currently have the pleasure in supporting this residential developer at an exciting time of growth. They are currently seeking a project manager to oversee a large scale project with around another 4 years to run. This Timber frame project is over 350 units and the successful candidate will be looking to progress within the business.

Responsibilities of the successful Project Manager includes:

* Programming, from overall project programme to detailed task scheduling
* Provide a structured approach to project planning to include health and safety
* Identify and monitor key commercial indicators and monitor delivery
* Manage and develop staff
* Execute the project and ensure successful delivery

Requirements of the Project manager includes:

* Current relevant experience in a similar residential project management role
* Show longevity to previous employers
* Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation and relevant knowledge of Health and Safety
* Good verbal and written communication skills
* Be commercially astute and have a keen eye for detail

This client is looking to interview as soon as possible. For more information please contact me directly.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

Benefits: Car, pension, health, bonus

Warehouse/Van Driver

My client are seeking an experienced Van/Warehouse Driver to join their team in Peterborough.

The role:

– Facilitate all inward and outbound stock movements for the branch efficiently, following company procedures, and using IT systems where appropriate.
– Pick and pack goods in an efficient, timely and safe manner.
– Actively maintain and improve housekeeping throughout working hours ensuring that stored goods are kept tidily and in the correct place, using mechanical handling equipment where appropriate in accordance with company procedures.
– Ensure that with all aspects of Health & Safety policies and procedures are complied with in all daily activities.
– Contribute to the effective operation of the branch by supporting other staff in meeting Customer Service levels.
– Continually review operating systems, procedures and practices, recommending any changes to improve operational effectiveness and efficiency and to reduce costs.

The Person:

– 6 months previous experience desirable
– Educated to Secondary education levels, to the standard of GSCEs, NVQ’s level II or equivalent.
– Basic IT Skills
– Orders completed on time in full

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Benefits: pension, life assurance, 25 days hol

Web Designer

Web Designer

At AllTheTopBananas. com we’re focused on creating the best recruitment websites in the industry. As well as our job search engine we’re working with a variety of job boards, agencies, newspapers and corporate clients to help them achieve their aims in recruitment. As part of this we have an immediate need for a web designer to help us in pushing our user experience to the next level. You’ll need to be passionate about improving yourself as well as all aspects of web user interface design, and comfortable with Photoshop, HTML5, CSS3 and responsive design. If you have experience of Bootstrap, SASS, Font Awesome and tools like Hammer you’ll feel right at home in our environment.

You’ll be working alongside another designer and our developers as part of a relaxed but professional team in Peterborough. We work in ASP.Net MVC, so experience of that would be a plus but isn’t strictly necessary. You’ll work closely with our clients to create attractive, responsive user interfaces that they’ll rely on to run their businesses. You can see a selection of the clients we’re working with by visiting our website.

In return we’ll offer you a position within a company that’s growing every year, a competitive salary, the latest tools, a variety of projects and a flexible environment in which you can develop your skills and use them to delight our clients.

If you think you’re the right person for the role we’re ready to speak to you, so what are you waiting for? Apply now

Tax Accountant

Tax Accountant

Peterborough

30,000 – 40,000pa DOE

My client is looking for an experienced Personal Tax and Business Tax specialist to join the practice based in Peterborough

My client is a multi-site award winning Accountancy firm with a wealth of experience in managing clients from SME’s through to larger international enterprises. They pride themselves on working together as a team, work with the right attitude at all time, build strong and long lasting whilst always offering first class customer service

At the Tax specialist, you will be working closely with the Tax Manager to work with the full range of business tax personal tax clients

You will be responsible for reviewing compliance work of your colleagues as well as personally preparing the more complex returns. You will also be client facing and offer a wide range of Tax advice from profit extraction to capital allowances

To be considered for this Tax Accountant position you will be either AAT or CTA qualified, or you may have a wealth of practice experience ready to share with the team and their clients

To apply for the Tax accountant role please send your CV today and I will call you to discuss in more details

Junior Warehouse Assistant

Our Peterborough based client is currently seeking a Junior Warehouse Assistant to join them on a full time and permanent basis. This is a fantastic entry level role, if you are keen to begin a career or seeking your first job opportunity then this could be ideal.

The successful applicant will work alongside a Supervisor in a small and busy warehouse. You will be responsible for picking and packing stock, allocating stock on an internal computer system, receiving goods in and also preparing stock for despatch.

This is a hands-on role which will require a general level of physical fitness. You must be competent with various Microsoft Office packages, including Excel and Outlook.

To be considered for this opportunity you must be a driven and committed individual. We are seeking a strong team player who is happy to support their colleagues when required.

Responsibilities:
Manual handling
Managing stock levels
Logging goods received and goods despatched
Working closely with a busy office team to ensure stock is allocated and despatched as soon as possible
General administration

This is a very good opportunity to join an expanding business. If the right level of commitment and desire is shown then there will be definite opportunities to progress. Working hours are Monday to Friday. Due to the location, a valid UK driving licence and access to a vehicle is highly beneficial. For more information, please apply directly.

**Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, we are only able to contact short listed candidates. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of making your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful

Staff Nurse

Position: Staff Nurse
Ref: DBSNPET
Location: Peterborough
Salary: up to £29,000 Doe
Hours: Full Rime

RGN / Staff Nurse Role –
We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse / Staff Nurse to join our highly regarded Ward Team reporting to the Ward Manager. The ward provides a high standard of care for elective surgical patients across a broad spectrum of specialties.
The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

* An excellent and high standard of clinical practice with excellent clinical outcomes
* Patients health and wellbeing across a complex pathway and changing caseload
* Communicates delivery and outcomes of care to patients and to other members of the team
* Develop excellent working relationships
* Maintain excellent standards with infection control

It’s essential the RGN/ Staff Nurse has –
* Excellent communication skills
* Registered General Nurse qualification
* Demonstrable excellent customer service
* Comprehensive understanding of relevant and current clinical standards

If you are looking for your next move and want to join a friendly team with a real sense of community within the working environment, look no further.

In return the successful applicant:
* Attractive rates of pay dependent upon skills and qualifications
* Enhancements for unsocial hours
* Ongoing training and development
* Private Healthcare
* Life Assurance
* Staff discount and voluntary benefits
* 25 days annual leave
* Contributory Pension scheme
* Free parking
* Uniform provided
* Subsidised staff restaurant

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

Benefits: DOE