Current Vacancies

Account Executive, Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

You will be responsible for a portfolio of assigned clients and your aim is to create and nurture long-term relationships within your client base. You should be an excellent communicator who is able to grasp client needs and brainstorm ways to fulfil them. Your goal will be to help safeguard our revenue and retain our clients.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £23,320 pa

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8.00 - 17.00


Key Activities:

  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders among client portfolios
  • Administer client orders ensuring requirements are met in an accurate and timely manner
  • Create and implement Service Development Plans to address clients’ business needs
  • Advise clients on creating optimal supply solutions
  • Act as point of contact for complaints and escalate issues as appropriate
  • Ensure both the company and clients adhere to contract terms
  • Collaborate with internal teams to address clients’ needs


Required skills/knowledge:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working within a customer service environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong client-facing, communication skills
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office products; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to jobs@radius-systems.com.


If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to jobs@radius-systems.com.

Stockyard Lead Hand - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

The purpose of this role is to support the Yard Manager ensuring the stock yard operations are undertaken in a safe & efficient manner. Provide support and guidance to stock yard operatives ensuring the company safety, environmental, quality and service standards are upheld. Deputise for Yard Manager as necessary.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £31,356pa

Hours: Rotating Days (6am-2pm) and Afters (2pm-10pm)


Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and organise daily activities including structuring the team’s individual responsibilities (taking into account holidays and absence)
  • Ensure completion of tasks and ensure good performance whilst motivating and coaching the team
  • Operate all MHE within the stock yard
  • Manage and undertake the loading and unloading of customer and supplier vehicles
  • Ensure all customer deliveries (loads) are accurately compiled & checked against the order
  • Undertake quality inspections, cycle counts and PI counts as directed by the Yard Manager
  • Undertake the investigation of stock discrepancies and / or damages
  • Deputise in the absence of the Yard Manager
  • Ensure product stored within the stock yard complies fully with health & safety & 5S principles


The Candidate:

  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to deal with arising issues and solving them in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Ability to work flexibly, with the needs of the business


Required Knowledge/Skills:

  • A good level of education
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience of managing a team
  • Full working knowledge of all aspects of the logistics process
  • Working knowledge of manpower systems


Desired Knowledge/Skills:

  • Leadership and Management qualification
  • Experience in dealing with broad HR issues
  • ILM accreditation or willing to work towards

Production Operators - Lurgan, Co Armagh

Full Time

Joining a committed team within the extrusion area you will have responsibility for the manufacture of a range of pipe products within a 24 hour/7 day week manufacturing operation

Production Operators (Plastic Extrusion)

• Immediate Start

• 12hr continental shifts - 7 to 7

• A range of shift patterns available


The Job

• Working in a busy plastic extrusion facility

• Operating equipment and machinery on the production line

• Adhering to site Health and Safety procedures

• Monitoring and Maintaining Product quality


You

• Previous experience in a factory preferred but not essential

• Self-motivated and high energy

• Willingness to learn and to be a committed team player

• Good understanding of spoken / written English

• Excellent sense of safety and working safely


What You’ll Get

• Competitive overtime rates

• Excellent Shift Premium including paid breaks

• Opportunities for career progression

• In-house and externally certified training opportunities

• Free Car parking

• Flexible Holidays

• Annual Year-end Shutdown

• Employee Assistance Service

• Death in Service Benefit Scheme

• Occupational Sick Pay Scheme

• Discount Voucher Scheme & Cycle To Work Scheme


Would you like to work for a professional, dynamic and fast growing organisation? If so please forward your CV together with a covering letter to jobsni@radius-systems.com

Radius Plastics Ltd are an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Quality Supervisor - Lurgan, Co. Armagh

Closing Date: 07/09/2022

Full Time

Purpose of position: An excellent opportunity has arisen for a motivated & focused individual to join our Quality team in Lurgan. The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations in the Quality assurance laboratory. Ensuring consistent support is given to the Production department, the Quality Supervisor will also support the coordination of NPI testing.

Summary (Major activities):

  • Ensure QA presence on all Production shifts meets testing requirements
  • Ensure adequate QA presence to complete all raw material & incoming goods testing
  • Management of Quality Shift technicians (KPI definition, performance monitoring)
  • Management of Quality Support Technician (KPI definition, performance monitoring)
  • Liaising with certification bodies regarding sample testing requirements
  • Coordination of NPI testing & subsequent reporting
  • Liaising with Development department on testing requirements
  • Arranging off-site sample testing
  • Internal calibration management
  • Participation in internal auditing
  • Assistance with improvement projects
  • Develop skill sets of team members through training & development
  • Promote development of interdepartmental communications


Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • A proven track record as a successful performer, within a fast-moving, high quality and deadline-orientated environment
  • Leadership, interpersonal skills and the ability to work cooperatively within a team, and across teams, are key requirements for this position
  • Strong knowledge of quality standards and expectations (eg ISO 9001)
  • An accomplished team member who commands respect and can lead by example
  • Strong numeracy and literacy/IT skills, including Microsoft Office and MRP systems
  • Good organisational and coordinating skills
  • Professional and confidential in all aspects of the role


Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Planning and organizing, co-ordination and control
  • Time management
  • Attention to detail, and adherence to standards

Contact Name: Karen McAuley

Contact Telephone: 028 3844 6100

Stockyard Operator

Closing Date: 30/09/2022

Full Time

Conduct loading of trailers and ensuring all required products are loaded onto the relevant trucks to ensure accurate, cost effective and on time deliveries to meet customer needs. Assist with stock taking. Ensure all products are properly packaged and available for safe transport.

The Role:

•Reporting to the Stockyard Supervisor, work within the logistics team to assist with the daily loading/unloading requirements including completion of despatch notes when required.

•Ensure all company stock products are recorded and transferred accurately.

•Carry out loading requirements safely with a high degree of care to ensure goods aren’t damaged during the loading process.

•Be flexible to meet business needs.

•Liaise with the Stockyard Supervisor to achieve all logistic related targets.

•Develop a good understanding of the stores and yard stock loading plans.

•Complete daily checks to all equipment and record and report any faults.

•Contribute to all business health and safety initiatives and follow all side safety rules, always demonstrating good practice and challenging bad practice.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

•A self-motivated individual with integrity.

•Good communication skills, with the ability to deal with a variety of loading challenges.

•Willingness and ability to cover other general duties and cover holidays within the Logistics function.

•Good attendance record.

Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

•Demonstrate Health and Safety awareness and a willingness to promote best practice.

•Forklift Licence

Contact Name: Eimer McKane

Contact Telephone: 028 3844 6100

Stores Co-ordinator

Full Time

Coordinate all warehouse activities to ensure required products are available for production requirements in line with the planned schedule. Direct and control stock check functions to ensure stock accuracy and report and rectify discrepancies. Assist with the daily dispatch requirements for fittings and assemblies from the relevant stores.

Summary:

  • Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager.
  • Control of company storage areas to include all raw materials and production consumables.
  • Ensure all company stock products are recorded accurately in the Syspro system. Monitor and report on stock accuracy to defined KPI targets.
  • Investigate and explain variances in stock, suggesting solutions to rectify.
  • Monitor internal orders and delivery measures to be in line with procedures set to meet production needs.
  • Liaise with the Supply Chain Manager and the Purchasing department to achieve all logistic / production related targets.
  • Ensure effective cross departmental communication in matters relative to your area. Develop new innovative ideas to cut costs and be more energy efficient thus improving inventory control.
  • Provide administrative support to the Supply Chain Manager where required.Carry out additional duties / reports etc. for the Supply Chain function as and when required.
  • Contribute to all business health and safety initiatives including safety/accident/incident audits in line with current legislative standards and Codes of Practice.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Demonstrate a good basic standard of education.
  • Have a sound knowledge of modern information technology.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of Warehouse / Stores environment.
  • Be well organised and articulate, paying a high attention to detail, having the ability to deal accurately with a lot of information.
  • A self motivated individual with the flexibility to adopt and a willingness to develop new skills.
  • Be well able to work on own initiative solving problems.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to deal with a variety of people, both internal and external.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages.
  • Experience of modern logistics techniques

Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Understanding of stock tracking systems.
  • Forklift Driver to include a Reach Truck.
  • Good health and safety awareness.
  • Working knowledge of SYSPRO or similar ERP systems 

Contact Name: Eimer Mckane

Customer Service and Supply Chain Co-ordinator

Full Time

Under the direction of the Customer Services Team Leader, you will be working alongside the Customer Services Team, providing administrative support to help create an efficient and reliable service to our customers.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £21,200 pa

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8.00 - 17.00


Key Activities:

  • Liaison between 3PL supplier and Customer Service Team
    • Attend daily shipping calls
    • Provide updates to Customer Service Team on any transport or loading issues
    • Liaise with customers and / or sites on any potential delays or issues
    • Log updates on ERP system
  • Complete checks for deliveries to sites
    • Update the ERP system with specific delivery information
    • Liaise with the Customer Service team on any changes made to deliveries
  • Manage cancellation requests
  • Liaise with 3PL supplier on additional requests to increase deliveries / loads
  • Complete weekly On Time in Full (OTIF) report for all GB, ROI and International deliveries
  • Validate suppliers weekly OTIF report for all GB deliveries
  • Gather data and produce monthly OTIF reports for publication to Senior Management Team
  • Keep ahead of industry developments and apply best practices to areas of improvement


Person Spec:

Experienced in administration and with an understanding of customer service, you will be a driven and highly motivated team member who leads by example and is passionate about the customer and the service we provide. Possessing a ‘can do’ attitude, you will be resilient and tenacious with the ability to prioritise, manage and organise a varied workload.


Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in an Administration role
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office products; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong client-facing, communication skills
  • Troubleshooting, complaint resolution management and multi-tasking skills
  •  Customer service orientation


For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to jobs@radius-systems.com.


If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to jobs@radius-systems.com.

Contact Telephone: 01773811112

Development Engineer - Lurgan, Co. Armagh

Closing Date: 06/03/2022

Full Time

At Radius Plastics in Lurgan, we are looking to recruit a new development engineer to join our growing Development team.

Summary:

  • Design and develop new products and processes
  • Lead product and process improvement and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Promote a culture of efficiency and waste elimination.
  • Design equipment and tooling.
  • Conduct performance testing and maintain organised records.
  • Build an insight into product performance for the purpose of optimising future designs.
  • Develop a strong understanding of plastics properties and processing.
  • Assist with preparing documentation for manufacturing, quality, product approvals and tenders.
  • Liaise with other site functions to resolve engineering issues relating to safety, environmental impact and product quality.
  • Provide Technical support to both internal and external customers.
  • Prepare & maintain development drawings and project records.
  • Liaise with customers regarding opportunities and requirements.
  • Participate in site visits relating to deployment of the company’s products.
  • Work closely with all departments within the company.


Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Graduate level in Engineering, Polymer Technology or similar discipline. 
  • Strong engineering understanding. 
  • Sound technical and commercial judgement.
  • Hands-on, results orientated, methodical approach.
  • Innovative attitude.
  • An ability to analyse problems and identify opportunities.
  • Excellent ability to communicate at all levels inside and outside the organisation.
  • Be able to work autonomously and on own initiative.
  • Drive and determination to achieve results.
  • Fluency in Microsoft applications.
  • CAD proficiency and solid modelling experience.


Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience in the Plastics industry (e.g. Extrusion, Injection Moulding)
  • Experience with ERP systems.
  • Ability to converse in other European languages
  • Underground utility access systems (Ducting, Chambers)


Would you like to work for a professional, dynamic and fast growing organisation? If so please forward your CV together with a covering letter to jobsni@radius-systems.com

Radius Plastics Ltd are an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Contact Name: Paul Crilly

Contact Telephone: 07936961415

Extrusion Setter - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

A key member of the extrusion shift team, control the process in line with the manufacturing plan through effective continual maintenance of product quality to given standards.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £35,767pa

Hours: Continental shifts, 4 on 4 off, 6-6


Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setting and maintaining the process to standards making process adjustments to minimise material usage within agreed limits
  • Ensuring pre-start-up check sheets are completed and signed off
  • Start up extrusion lines gaining specification as directed
  • Measure product during start up process
  • Record line running conditions in a timely manner
  • Minimise material usage and wastage
  • Complete all required administration tasks involved with the process
  • Carry out fault finding and running repairs in order to maintain production efficiency and keeping shift production supervision informed
  • Ensure that the required specifications and quality of the pipe are correct


Person spec:

  • A team player that can also confidently solve problems alone if required
  • An effective and thorough communicator, both verbally and through technical documentation, able to liaise professionally at all levels across the business
  • A professional approach to coaching/training


Required Knowledge/Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience of an extrusion environment including shift working
  • Takes ownership and responsibility comfortably with due understanding of the limits of authority
  • IT literate


Desirable knowledge/skills:

  • FLT licence
  • Experience of utilising Lean Manufacturing techniques, driven by continuous improvement


For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to jobs@radius-systems.com.


If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to jobs@radius-systems.com.

IT Engineer - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

Radius Systems are looking for an experienced 3rd line IT Engineer to join our expanding IT Department to support and maintain and provision IT services for the group. The Group have made significant investments in to the core infrastructure supporting several manufacturing sites globally. We are about to embark on several projects involving further investment in to cutting edge technologies and are at the stage to grow the internal IT Team.

The Role

Reporting to the Group Head of IT, the role suits an IT Engineer who enjoys a variety and can thrive in a fast paced environment. You will have a depth and breadth of 3rd Line Skills to deliver projects, provide incident response and assist with systems support.

 

Design, implementation and Maintenance of: 

  • VMware and Veeam Infrastructure
  • Microsoft Stack – Server, AD, Azure, O365, Exchange, SCCM, WSUS
  • System Security – Azure, AD, Group Policy, MFA, Intune, Conditional Access and Patching
  • Connectivity – LAN/WAN, VPN, Routers and Switches
  • Service Availability – Clustering, Load Balancing, Maintenance & Capacity Management
  • ITIL best practice with a focus on service delivery and change management
  • Process Creation and documentation
  • Work with the IT team to own the daily schedule by working through service requests and prioritising tickets
  • Ensure service or project issues are resolved or escalated within agreed SLAs


About You 

A motivated self-starter able to work along side the established team to drive the business forwards through technology. You will have 3 Years+ Proven experience within a similar environment in delivering and supporting the technologies listed.

Skills Required 

  • 3 years + Proven 3rd Level IT Engineer
  • Experience with Cyber Essentials & ISO 27001
  • Strong understanding of ITIL v3 and of a Technical background
  • Strong understanding of the Microsoft Stack – Server 2005 – 2019, SQL 2008 – 2019, O365
  • Strong Understanding of Microsoft Applications, Office, O365, Sharepoint, Teams & Power Bi
  • Strong Understanding of Virtualisation Technologies, VMware, Veeam & Hyper-V
  • Strong understanding of supporting Desktops, Servers & SANs in Datacentre Environments
  • Strong understanding of AD & Group Policy design and execution
  • Strong understanding of Networking, configuring of switches and other core components
  • Experience in DR and Business Continuity
  • Outstanding customer Care, Active Listening and communication skills
  • Team Player, ability to coach team members and provide guidance to the support team on escalated incidents
  • Ability to work in fast moving environment, multi task and adapt to changes quickly

Contact Name: Emily Hutchinson