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Recruitment

 

At John Guest we believe that good people make good products. In line with this, we place great importance in the career and skills development of all who work at the company. Listed below are the roles that we are currently looking for. Should you have an interest in any of the positions or would simply like more information, please contact us and our HR department will get back to you shortly. 

If you are interested in putting yourself forward for any of the current vacancies, please forward your CV to [email protected] detailing the position for which you wish to apply, or alternatively, telephone 01895 425325 for an application form.

If you wish to apply for an apprenticeship, please visit here.

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AREA SALES MANAGER

Day Shift (09:00hrs – 17:30hrs)
Location: Scotland (Edinburgh, Dundee, Falkirk, Perth and Aberdeen).

The ideal candidate will be based on patch or live 10-15 minutes from one of the destinations mentioned above. Committed to the growth of John Guest our objective is to expand innovative solutions for end users in the Plumbing Industry and are now seeking a dynamic individual to join our sales force.

Reporting to the Divisional Sales Manager daily, this role involves:

The ideal candidate will have a sound commercial background with proven history of new business achievements. Applicants need to be articulate, numerate, have the ability to achieve management objectives and show initiative. A good knowledge of the plumbing industry would be advantageous but not essential.

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TECHNICAL SALES ENGINEER

Day Shift (09.00hrs to 17.30hrs)
Location: Central England (Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire & Coventry)

The ideal candidate will be based on patch or live 10-15 minutes from one of the destinations mentioned above. Committed to the growth of John Guest our objective is to expand innovative solutions for end users in the Plumbing Industry and are now seeking a dynamic individual to join our sales force.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the technical support of JG Speedfit Plumbing system and Underfloor Heating within the area as stated above and will be qualified to at least an NVQ level 2 in Plumbing. Experience in both plumbing and heating is essential and it would be advantageous if you are Gas Safe/Corgi Registered. Knowledge of Underfloor Heating would be beneficial.

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CNC PROGRAMMER

Day Shift (07:00hrs – 15:30hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Using 3D CAM software you will program ‘state of the art’ CNC machine tools including 5 axis programming to produce precision components for the in-house manufacture of Injection Mould Tooling.

You must be familiar with engineering tool drawings and 3D models and produce components within fine tolerances with defined surface finish.

Experience of SolidWorks and SolidCam would be an advantage.

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BRUDERER/POWER PRESS SETTER

24/7 Night shift (19:00hrs to 07:00hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Working in a small team the main requirements of this role will be to set Bruderer power press machines to form stainless steel strips used in a secondary injection moulding process, along with setting and running power press machines for which you will require a power press regulation certificate. You will be responsible for the quality of the strip produced ensuring that orders are completed to agreed quality standards, timescales and costs.

Previous experience of working on a power press machine is essential although training will be provided on the Bruderer machine if required.

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GENERAL ASSISTANTS

24/7 Day Shift (07.00hrs to 19.00hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Supporting all operations after the moulding process, you will ensure orders are completed on time, within budget and to agreed quality standards. With a wide-ranging remit, you will separate, inspect and weigh components, sort by material type and colour, and label and palletise for use by the Regrind Department.

You will possess a high standard of numeracy, impressive attention to detail, the ability to work on your own initiative and a responsible and flexible approach. You must be able to follow instructions closely and actively maintain the highest Health & Safety standards. Experience of working in a factory environment would be advantageous.

We offer a clean, modern, working environment, together with a competitive salary.

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TOOLMAKERS (PRESS TOOL AND/OR MOULD TOOL)

Day Shift (07:00hrs – 15:30hrs)
Location: West Drayton

You will be responsible for the manufacture and/or maintenance of mould and/or press tools in our modern in-house tool room. Ideally, you will be a time-served apprentice and experienced within a tool room environment.

We offer a clean, modern working environment, together with a competitive salary.

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TEST LABORATORY TRAINEE

Day Shift (7.00hrs – 15.30hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Working in a modern, well-equipped laboratory you will train to test and validate components to specification. Recording all test data you will maintain effective documentation of test results complying fully with all current health, safety & environmental regulations in operation within the company.

We will consider candidates who have achieved good grades at A-level (within relevant technical subjects) and have an interest in gaining further knowledge or candidates who have a technical degree. You must be keen to develop your skills and knowledge, have a practical nature and be a team player. Candidates must have a good level of communication (both verbal and written), be computer literate and have good dexterity.

We offer a clean, modern, working environment, together with starting salary dependant on relevant experience and qualifications (£16,000 – £20,000pa).

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CNC SETTER / OPERATOR

Day Shift (07:00hrs – 15:30hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Setting and operating our CNC machining centres, you will work to tool drawings as you finish and semi-finish parts. We will look to you to maintain the highest standards of health and safety, whilst complying with best practice in everything you do. Experienced working within a precision manufacturing environment you will bring sound knowledge of operating CNC equipment.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience with Heidenhain controls and in 5 axis milling.

We offer a clean, modern working environment, together with a competitive salary.

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TEMPORARY MACHINE OPERATOR / ASSEMBLER

Evening Shift (15:00hrs – 23:00hrs)
Night Shift (23:00hrs – 07:00hrs)
Location: West Drayton

Applicants with nimble fingers who can operate light, clean, small machines and also hand assemble our range of plastic components, are needed for our very modern factory. Applicants are required to have good verbal and written communication skills and previous assembly experience would be advantageous.

We offer a clean, modern working environment together with a competitive salary.

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TEMPORARY MACHINE OPERATOR / GENERAL HAND

24/7 Night Shift (19:00hrs – 07:00hrs)
Location: West Drayton

This role is responsible for Manufactured Parts and Product Movement and your duties will include the assembly of products manually and using automatic machines.

You will be responsible for quality checks and quality testing and ensuring that all works orders are accompanied by the correct documentation. Operating the machines to achieve maximum output you will report all deviations from the specification to the supervisor or deputy and assist in the movement of work throughout the department. Carrying out duties within the department in accordance with all Health and Safety requirements is essential. Relevant manufacturing experience would be preferred.

We offer a clean, modern working environment together with a competitive salary.