We’re hiring – Technical Supervisor

Summit Systems, leaders of the plastics industry, is in search of an ambitious Technical Supervisor.

Under the direction of the Technical Manager, the Technical Supervisor is required to directly engage, oversee, guide and fulfil the day to day needs of the department ensuring the current resource within the team is fully utilised. The candidate must be City & Guilds mechanical & electro-mechanical engineering qualified (or equivalent) and they should have a good PLC, automation & pneumatics understanding. Crucially they require a methodical approach to problem solving and an ability to multitask under pressure.

The Key tasks of the role and department include:

– Sales support on complex systems, products or concepts

– Supplier and customer liaison

– Confirm technical specification

– Prepare detailed scope of supply for quotations

– Mechanical calculations to be added to all quotations

– Produce BOM for your design and build project

– CAD support for all departments

– Write detailed reports to communicate site or supplier issues and potential improvements

– Maintain strong customer relationships, visits to sites for project support with or without sales engineers

Eligibility Criteria:

– A high level of relevant technical knowledge. Experience within the plastics industry is preferred but not essential

– Self-sufficient, passionate and driven with innovative ideas

– Overarching desire to continually improve, both personally but also the team around you

– Ability to understand and install Technical governance within the department where required to improve and standardise process but also maintain the flexibility required in the market Summit work within

– Strong communication and inter-personnel skills – the ability to communicate technical information (often to people who are not familiar with engineering terms).

– Technical report writing (structured clear communication of problems, solutions and improvements)

– CAD Experience

– Sense of humour and plenty of character!

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, please email a covering letter and CV to meghan.jordan@summitsystems.co.uk

We’re hiring – Industrial Refrigeration Engineer

Industry leaders SUMMIT-TPC are in search of an ambitious Industrial Refrigeration Technical Service Engineer who can support the UK sales team.

You would be part of a team that delivers the high level of technical support expected by Summit Systems across all industries. The company asks that you are honest, hardworking and independent in your drive to succeed and contribute to a vision which delivers advanced solutions cost effectively with a great attitude. Take this exciting opportunity to join a close team who enjoy the challenges of staying at the front end of innovation and customer service in this established company. A sense of humour is obligatory!

Eligibility Criteria:

– Category 1 “F Gas” qualified

– Preferred location: Midlands

– Have experience in the Process Cooling & Chiller industry

– Knowledge of water pumps and fluid dynamics

– Fully conversant with 3-phase Electrical Systems (Additional Electrical qualifications advantageous)

A wide Industrial Process Knowledge would be highly advantageous, but we may consider suitable applicants with commercial or A/C backgrounds, with more limited experience who are looking to broaden their knowledge.

A genuinely great opportunity for a dynamic, career minded engineer looking for a career advancement.

Competitive salary package up to £40K with overtime benefits, company vehicle, pension and healthcare package.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, please email a covering letter and CV to meghan.jordan@summitsystems.co.uk

Please note, this position has now been filled.