Vancancies at Plowman Brothers York Jobs

We are always on the lookout for talented staff to join our team here in York. If you are interested in working for Plowman Brothers please send your CV to the e-mail address above or give us a call.

Vacancies

Auto Electrician

Key Responsibilities;

  • Assembly and installation of wiring looms on new trailers and platform bodies
  • Fault diagnostics and repairs on used equipment
  • Assembly and installation of control panels (requires knowledge of PCB’s)
  • Contributing with ideas for areas of improvement
  • Ensuring safe and efficient work practices
  • Working with a team of other electricians and engineers

Applicants should have previous experience working as an electrician in any discipline – full training will be provided on our systems.

The role also involves other aspects of electrical work such as 3 phase installations and equipment maintenance.

Electrical qualifications would be beneficial but not essential, please show evidence on CV.

Contracted to 40 hours per week with hourly rate dependent on experience, Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4.30pm with one hour for lunch. Additional hours available.

 

CNC Machinist

We require an experienced CNC machine programmer/ operator with a proven track record of working with multiple machines to run Haas, XYZ & CMA turning and milling equipment in our machine shop.

  • Machine setting and operation for both Turning and milling including Y Axis twin spindle lathe.
  • Working with engineering drawings.
  • Checking tolerances.
  • Maintaining good housekeeping.
  • Assembly of components when required.
  • Ensuring safe and efficient work practices.
  • Contributing with ideas for areas of improvement.

Previous experience working with this range of machines would be an advantage although equipment specific training will be provided.

Contracted to 40 hours per week with hourly rate dependant on experience, Monday to Friday 7.30am – 4.30pm with one hour for lunch. Additional hours available.

 

Project Engineer

Working with on a number of projects and with different design engineers you will be required to develop and process CAD drawings, making them suitable for manufacture and then overseeing the project through the build process. Right from interpretation of the sales order and confirming raw materials requirements, component lead time and creating CNC files for profiling and machining to fabrication, assembly, paint and finishing.

Good time management/ people skills and experience using CAD are required, preferably from the Autodesk family but if an aptitude for CAD can be shown in other programs previous experience of AutoCAD is not essential.

All ability levels will be considered, from time served to college leaver as we are looking for candidates with a genuine passion for engineering, along with the motivation and drive to succeed within our industry. Experience within the commercial vehicle or agricultural industry is preferred but not essential.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent opportunities for progression within the company for the right candidate.

Hours of work 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week on a permanent contract. Salary based on experience.

 

Apprentice Project Engineer 

You would initially assist others with larger projects to build up your knowledge of the company processes. This would lead to individual project management once established. You would be involved in all aspects of manufacturing environment, from the concept right through to the delivery of a finished product to the customer, then beyond this to after sales care, giving valuable insight into the performance of a product leading to further development. The role also requires time to be spent on the shop floor over seeing work offering good variety from day to day.

While working towards your technical qualification your aim is to enhance practical skills and knowledge through on the job training in a commercial production environment. College attendance would involve aspects of hands on training.

 

Apprentice Mechanical Engineer

While working towards your technical qualification your aim is to enhance practical skills and knowledge through on the job training in a commercial production environment. You will work alongside skilled engineers to gain an understanding of the processes, plant and equipment used across our manufacturing facility. You will be expected to be self-motivated and put yourself forward for new challenges within the workplace in order to fast track your career with the company. Training will be based around core skills required to be a well-rounded engineer to include the following;

  • Fabrication and welding.
  • Plant & Equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Hydraulic & electrical system service and installation.
  • Machinery operation.

 

Apprentice Welder Fabricator

You will work alongside skilled engineers to gain an understanding of the processes, plant and equipment used across our manufacturing facility. Training will be based around core skills required to be a good engineer to include the following;

  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings
  • Marking out, cutting and drilling materials
  • Preparing and grinding material in prep of welding
  • Welding
  • Assembly of parts
  • Jig making

 

Even if we have no current vacancies to suit you, we are always looking to recruit talented people – please send your CV to info@plowmanbrothers.com