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Job title: Business Support Assistant
Location: Wrexham
Salary: £8.82
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

We are looking for a Business Support Assistant working at a variety of locations withing Wrexham County Borough Council, 2 months + contract. PAYE £8.82/hour. Full time.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1) To be the point of contact for internal and external range of contacts of the Department in relation to matters pertaining to services provided by the Department. This will include dealing with visitors, telephone enquiries and the taking and passing of messages as appropriate, dealing with email enquiries and identifying and responding to customer queries/needs in accordance with Customer Service and departmental standards.
2) To be responsible for the collation, input and retention of accurate data and information into electronic and manual Departmental Systems. To include data retrieval, extraction and presentation to senior colleagues for reports and other purposes.
3) To be responsible for development of accurate local databases/spread sheets/systems under direction of the manager and to run routine standard/ template reports from systems and data bases, meeting deadlines set by managers and colleagues
4) To undertake reception cover as and when required, signposting customers, the public and other agency colleagues where appropriate providing an effective and efficient service.
5) To maintain a strong network with other Departmental and wider contacts, providing advice on the service and support as appropriate within the scope of the role.
6) To ensure that all relevant current information relating to the service is distributed efficiently and professionally to internal and external contacts.
7) To be responsible for setting up of new electronic and manual files and systems for the Department, e.g. storage, photocopying, archiving and retrieval of closed/archived files in line with the operations of the office.
8) To be responsible for the opening, sorting and distribution of incoming and outgoing mail/faxes and to assist, as delegated, with the management of email correspondence/diary of the team and colleagues.
9) To be responsible for providing word processing support and basic excel support to the Department following Departmental and Corporate templates and any statutory requirements, e.g., Letters, Reports, Forms, Policies. To prepare power point presentations, written reports and correspondence on behalf of Managers and colleagues.
10) To be responsible for issuing items of stationery, and reporting shortages to a more senior member of staff, maintaining any stock inventories and following office procedures.
11) To undertake various straightforward financial administrative duties in line with financial regulations, e.g., coding of invoices, ordering via the procurement system. To handle small amounts of petty cash and/or be required to calculate and process payments from clients/customers which may include cash, pensions, invoices, cheques, electronic transfers.
12) To arrange meetings, invite attendees, collate and distribute documentation prior to events, booking accommodation, travel arrangements, refreshments as required. To take minutes of meetings, including writing up and circulation accurately and a timely manner. 13) To maintain and update confidential employee records for the function, i.e. sickness, leave, using the appropriate manual or electronic systems.
14) To maintain high levels of confidentiality in all areas of service provision, particularly with reference to any sensitive data or information held.
15) Ensure compliance with corporate policies and procedures including the code of corporate governance, health & safety, risk management procedures and financial regulations.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Business support team leader – children services
Location: Swindon
Salary: £11.50/hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

A rare opportunity has arisen to manage the Quality Assurance and Review business support team in Swindon.

Key elements of this role includes: Leading a team of Business Support Administrators to deliver exceptional service to our Child Protection, Children Looked After and Allegation Management practitioners. Being a ‘super user’ of the systems we use in order to champion increased usage and better working practices Being part of a team, sharing ideas and best practices across the service, including modelling behaviours in line with Swindon Borough Council’s behaviour policy. Being part of a continuous improvement forum, working to identify and implement process and behaviour change and driving forward key elements of the Swindon Programme, such as making better use of available and emerging technology.

So, if you want to be part of a team that makes a difference to people’s lives and have the experience and drive to make a real difference, we would love you to apply for this role. Candidates must have team leader experience, 3 month+ contract, 37 hours per week.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Machine Operator
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £8.21
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for a Machine Operator to join them their team.

Working in a small team you will be required to operate a printing machine whilst packing at the end of the line. Full duties will include:

  • Machine minding
  • Packing at the end of the machine
  • Checking the product when coming off the machine
  • Putting paper into the machine before setting to print
  • Keeping work area tidy

This position is working a permanent 2-10pm shift Monday – Friday

Candidates applying for this position must have either machine operating or production experience,

The working environment can be noisy because of the machines running, ear protection is provided.

Immediate start for the right person

Initially a temporary position, although could go permanent for the right person.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Sheet Metal Worker/Fabricator
Location: Nelson
Salary: £12.50/hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

We are looking for a TIG Fabricator/ Sheet metal worker with solid experience in dressing parts. This role requires the fabrication of a wide variety if sheet metal products in stainless, mild steel or aluminium. The candidate should have enough relevant experience to be able to make decisions as to the most efficient manufacturing method. Ideal candidate must have excellent TIG welding skills. Must be able to work from a wide range of customer drawings and be able to carry out a job from start to completion to customer specification. Must have excellent attention to detail. Needs to be methodical. This is not production welding, must be flexible enough to take on a wide variety of projects. Jobbing shop background would be ideal. Needs to be fast paced confident welder able to respond to customer lead times and work to deadlines. Ability to use a range  of machinery: saws, drill, rollers etc.

Working Mon-Thu (8:00-16:30) Fri (08:00-14:00)

Overtime available

30 days holidays (inc.bank holidays + 1 day after 5 years service)

Company Pension

Boot allowance and overall laundry available

Free car parking

Training opportunities for those who are interested

 

 

 

 



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Senior MSP Engineer
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £27k-£32k/annum
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

This is an exciting opportunity to work with an rapidly expanding, well-established IT support company based on the outskirts of Blackburn.

Providing quality support to small and medium sized businesses based in the North West area, they are looking to expand their team of IT Support Engineers.

The role will include aspects of installation, onsite repairs as well as customer support.

Desired skills and experience:

 

Ideally at least five years’ experience within an IT support/service role

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd line support with project installations
  • Experience working within a busy support desk environment
  • Experienced in Microsoft technologies such as Exchange, Active Directory, Server 2012-2019
  • Experienced in virtualised environments including Hyper-V and VMWare
  • Experienced in Cloud technologies including Office 365 setup and migrations
  • Experience of backup, recovery, disaster recovery processes and data security
  • Experience of computer networking and advanced troubleshooting
  • Experienced in Hardware Firewalls and advanced troubleshooting
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Outlook and Excel)
  • Experience working with RMM tools (ideally ConnectWise)
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Full UK driving license and own Transport

In return my client is offering an excellent salary package, with scope to develop the role further.

Working hours of 9am-5:30pm with flexibility to work on specific customer projects.

 



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Administration Assistant
Location: Blackburn
Salary: Negotiable
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

We are looking for an experienced Administration Assistant in Blackburn with Sage experience in inputting orders. Sage reporting experience would be an advantage. Right candidate must have excellent Excel skills.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Loading bay operative
Location: Leyland
Salary: £8.21/hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

As a Loading Bay Operative based in busy depot you will be part of a fast paced team, in a highly critical and physically demanding role. Your hours of work will be 39 Hrs per week, Mon-Fri (16:30 – 00:30) with a ½ hour meal break.

Your key duties will include:

– Ensuring parcels are loaded and unloaded to meet end of sort deadlines

– Scan inbound and outbound consignments

– Identifying and reporting packaging that is not in line with our company standards

– Work with the team to ensure a clean and tidy work environment.

In order to be successful in this role you will the following competencies:

– Attention to detail

– Good communication skills

– Good team player

 



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Loading Bay Operative (nights)
Location: Liverpool
Salary: £8.21/hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

As a Loading Bay Operative (nights) based in busy depot you will be part of a fast paced team, in a highly critical and physically demanding role. Your hours of work will be 39 Hrs per week, Mon-Fri (23.59-08.00 ) with a ½ hour meal break. Your key duties will include:

– Ensuring parcels are loaded and unloaded to meet end of sort deadlines

– Scan inbound and outbound consignments

– Identifying and reporting packaging that is not in line with our company standards

– Work with the team to ensure a clean and tidy work environment.

In order to be successful in this role you will the following competencies:

– Attention to detail

– Good communication skills

– Good team player

 



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Contract Packers
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £8.21
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for a number of contract packers to start immediately in Blackburn.

Due to an increase in work load, packers are required.

Working Monday – Friday 8-5pm, duties will include:

  • Production line packing
  • Selecting items to pack into kits
  • Checking finished packs
  • Counting stock for pallets
  • Sealing the boxes
  • Keeping work station clean and tidy

This is initially a temporary position for around 7/8 weeks although could go longer.

Candidates must have previous experience in a similar role, packing, production and warehouse experience is all acceptable

Accessible on public transport, free parking. day shift, weekly pay

To apply for this position please call 01254 4600800, follow the link or message on the Central Facebook page.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Warehouse Operative
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £8.75
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

Central Recruitment are currently looking for a Warehouse Assistant in Blackburn. This is 6 months temp, but may lead to permanent, working Monday to Friday from 8am – 4.30pm, 40 hours a week. Must hold a valid Reach Forklift licence.

Key Responsibilities:-

  • Pick finished goods for delivery to customers
  • Unload deliveries
  • Check stock received against delivery notes
  • Book stock in
  • Ensuring fire exits are opened at start of day and secured at the end of the day.
  • During busier periods working with casual labour to pick orders and assist the warehouse manager in instruction and monitoring of said labour.

Requirements:-

  • Accurately pick sales orders from pre- printed picking notes and the warehouse barcode scanning system in line with company procedures.
  • All customers orders must be labelled and all pallets wrapped as per company guidelines
  • Orders must be booked in with customers where appropriate.


If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: MIG Welder
Location: Accrington
Salary: £9.00 - £9.50 per hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

Our client a well establish engineering company based in the Accrington area are looking for an experienced Welder to join their team on a long term basis.

Duties would include:

  • Welding – MIG
  • Working full time days 8am-5pm
  • Following drawings and working to accuracy
  • Cleaning own work station and being organised

This is a great opportunity to join a well established team and gain long term, full time employment.

This company have on site parking or alternatively are located on a bus route to Blackburn and Burnley.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Permanent



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Powder Coater
Location: Accrington
Salary: £9.00 - £9.50 per hour
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

Experienced Powder Coater required for immediate start in Accrington

Working in a busy manufacturing environment you will be required to Powder Coat metal products to a very high standard.

Working in the paint room, duties will include:
Hanging the product
Preparing the metal
Powder Coating using automated spray gun
Quality checking the finished product

Working a day shift between 7.30 and 4.30pm, early finish on Friday

Candidates applying for this position must have previous powder coating experience.
candidates with experience preparing the metal in the paint shop will also be considered for this position, along with candidates with paint spraying experience.
This role is initially a temporary position, although could go longer for the right candidate.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Production Operative
Location: Darwen
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for three production workers to join their team over the seasonal period

Working in a Fast paced packaging environment, you will be required to work on all sections.

Duties will include:

  • Working on the production line
  • Packing goods
  • Quality checking
  • Sealing boxes
  • Palletising
  • Shrink wrapping
  • Keeping work area clean and tidy

This is initially a temporary position for around 2-3 months, although could go longer for the right candidate.

Candidates applying for this position must have previous experience working in a similar role.

Candidates that have previous warehouse, retail and Goods In/Out experience will also be considered.

Immediate start for the right candidate



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Warehouse Operative
Location: Burnley
Salary: £8.21 / £8.51
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for a Warehouse Operative to join their current team.

Working a day shift 8am -5pm, you will be required to work in a small warehouse, completing all warehouse related tasks, as below:

  • Unloading containers
  • Moving stock into correct locations
  • Ensuring production have the correct stock daily
  • Reading from paper pick sheet and packing orders
  • Shrink wrapping orders
  • Checking delivery notes
  • Working closely with manager
  • Keeping work station clean and tidy

This is initially a temporary position, although could go long term for the right candidate.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Administration Assistant
Location: Blackburn
Salary: Negotiable
Type: Full Time

Job Specification
My client based in Blackburn is looking for an Administration Assistant, you would be the interface for the customers/potential customers and the office. Researching and gathering data on potential new customers. If required contacting potential customers or following up sales leads endeavoring to secure appointments/orders.
Proactively contacting customers to encourage sales and repeat orders.
If required by the sales person dealing directly with customers and confirming their requirements.
When required inputting customer orders onto the system sending out confirmations and following up internally/externally to ensure customer requirements are met.
Manage and complete any relevant customer required administration including new line forms specifications and sales data.
Analyse monitor and report on weekly/monthly sales and results form reports generated on sales figures.
Liaise with the sales team to prepare and send out offers and samples to customers,
Help to organise exhibitions in the Uk and Europe.
Support with customer visits to the office ensuring that these visits run smoothly.
Ad hoc customer related correspondence including but not limited to retro rebates credit claims and complaints.
You need to have SAGE experience though you don’t need to have an accounts background in Sage. The use will be more order inputting and reporting.


If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: CNC Turner
Location: Burnley
Salary: £24,500 per annum
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for a skilled CNC Turner to join their current team in the Padiham site.

Working on 3 axis Mazak controls you will be responsible for setting and operating the machine to make both one off’s and small batches.

Duties will include:

·Setting and operating a Mazak Lathe

·Reading from engineering drawings

·Ability to work with minimum supervision

·Experience of small batch work advantageous

Previous experience operating Mazak controls is essential for this position, ideally candidates will be time-served with a recognised qualification, although someone with a strong employment background will also be considered for this position.

There is also Mazak Milling Machine on site, any experience of this would be an added bonus, but not essential for this position

Working for a small family run business. Excellent rate of pay, overtime opportunities paid at an enhanced rate of pay



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Food Production Operative
Location: Blackburn
Salary: 8.21
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

Food Production Operatives required for a busy manufacturing site in Blackburn

Working in a fast paced production environment, you will assist in the process of making sweets.

Duties will include:

  • Adding Ingredients
  • Manually mixing ingredients
  • Checking product throughout the process
  • Loading the machine to cut the product
  • Keeping work area clean and tidy

This position will involve heavy lifting and manual handling.

The work area does get hot because of the heat from ovens.

This is a clean room environment because you are working in a food manufacturing plant.

Previous experience working in production or warehouse is essential, working with food is advantageous, although not essential.

Working hours are initially working on days, although they are implementing a shift system of 6-2pm and 2-10pm, so must be flexible to work these shifts.

There will be a shift allowance paid when the shift starts



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Bench Joiner
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £9.50 - £10.50
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client is looking for an experienced Bench Joiner to join their team in Blackburn

Working for a busy wood manufacturers, you will be an integral part of the team making high quality wood products

Duties will include:

  • Use of hand tools including manual saws
  • Working from drawings
  • Using wood machines, CNC, sanding machines and saws
  • Carry out workshop tasks when required
  • Keeping work station clean, tidy and hazard free

Candidates must have previous experience, preferably with a recognised qualification in Woodwork, Carpentry or Joinery, although someone with a strong work experience in this field will also be considered.

This is initially a temporary position, although will go permanent position for the right person.

Working a day shift between 7.30 – 4.30pm with an early finish on Friday



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Production Supervisor
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £20K- £23K
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client a growing distribution centre based in the Blackburn area is looking for an experienced Production Supervisor to join their team on a permanent basis.

Duties would include:

  • Managing a small team (7-13 members of staff)
  • Boosting moral and being enthusiastic to ensure productivity
  • Distributing workloads accordingly
  • Working along side the team on the production line
  • Working to targets
  • Working along side the Warehouse Manager
  • Using bespoke systems to input data and retrieve order information

This is a great opportunity to join a growing forward thinking company. This role would be based on a day shift but flexibility would be required. Normal working hours are 7.30am-4-30pm Monday-Thursday 7.30am-2.30pm Friday.

The salary is negotiable depending on your experience.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.

Job title: Sewing Machinist Blackburn
Location: Blackburn
Type: Full Time

Job Specification

My client based in Blackburn is looking for a number of Sewing Machinists to join there production team.

Duties would include:
– Changing machine settings for different jobs
– Feeding material through the machine
– Stitching together clothes or other items
– Checking finished work against the pattern instructions
– Cleaning machines
– Sewing different fabrics like cottons, wool, lace or industrial textiles

Skills Required:
– Sewing Skills
– Overlocking
– Industrial Machinery knowledge
– Close attention to detail
– The ability to work to deadlines

This position is working a rotating shift 6-2pm and 2-10pm Monday – Friday, there is a shift allowance

You will be required to undertake a sewing test prior to starting, call Central Recruitment for more questions.



If you’re interested in this position please call 01254 460800 or fill out our enquiry form.