Careers

Be the Engineer of your own success

Yamazaki Mazak is the world's largest manufacturer of computer controlled (CNC) metal-cutting machines. With over 200 different models, the Mazak product range includes CNC lathes, machining centres, multi-tasking machines and flexible manufacturing systems as well as laser processing machines.

Our machines make everything from the gearbox in a helicopter to the nose cone on a Formula 1 car, designer belt buckles, ski boot sand everything in between. Our mission is to develop original products and push the boundaries and capabilities of machining.

If you’re self-motivated and looking for a challenging, dynamic and rewarding career in engineering, we want to hear from you. To find out more or to apply please contact us

YAMAZAKI MAZAK UK LIMITED
PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT
BADGEWORTH DRIVE
WORCESTER, WR4 9NF

E-mail: personnel@mazak.co.uk
Tel: 01905 755755

365 RESOURCING LTD
25 BLACKPOLE BUSINESS CENTRE
BLACKPOLE ROAD
WORCESTER, WR3 8SQ

E-mail: mail@365resourcing.co.uk
Tel: 01905 707055

 

Marketing Intern

Marketing Intern - 12 months

The international Yamazaki Mazak Corporation is the acknowledged world leader in CNC metal cutting machine tool technology. The European division employs 1000 people in 11 countries with both direct and agency/distributor sales channels.

The marketing function is high profile and influential within the European organisation. Reporting to the European Marketing Manager this position will work closely with our businesses in the UK and continental Europe. Typical internship programme in the European Marketing Department will consist of the following projects and activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Support in delivering the company’s marketing strategy
  • Support in delivering both the communications (PR) and advertising plans
  • Support in organising of off-site exhibitions and internal customer sales promotions.
  • Support in development of digital marketing including social media activities.
  • Support in creating both online and off-line direct marketing initiatives
  • Working closely with agency partners across design/advertising, web, PR, exhibitions & events
  • Working with Product Managers to develop marketing ideas to ensure successful new product launches.

The internship offers wide range of experience in all fields of international marketing including close cooperation with many countries in Europe.

To apply please send full cv with covering letter to mfoster@mazak.co.uk

Junior Graphic Designer

Junior Graphic Designer – 6 months fixed contract

The marketing function is high profile and influential within the European organisation. Reporting to the European Marketing Manager this position will work closely with our businesses in the UK and continental Europe. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to combine both their Graphic Design and Digital Marketing experience. The role is responsible for a wide range of marketing activities with a focus on graphic design, online marketing and catalogue creation.

Responsibilities:

  • Graphic design: responsible for sourcing, designing and adapting on/off line marketing collateral, product catalogues, images, graphics for events, preparing and supplying images.
  • On-line/email campaigns: work with the European Marketing Manager to create engaging, innovative and targeted on-line content and campaigns, prepare and send email campaigns from content/brief supplied (email, landing pages, message layout, campaign elements, etc.). Monitor success of such activity as required.
  • Social Media: upload videos, images and content to social media channels as required.
  • Training: support in assisting and training local marketing teams in on-line tools and best practices.
  • Back up support for colleagues in the countries and other members of the central team
  • Assist European Marketing Manager with any other marketing activity as required.

Personal Spec

  • Technology: Proficiency in Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and other vital graphic design software packages. Ability to learn about new web tools is essential. Basic knowledge of HTML is an advantage.
  • Creative, organised with strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn new skills and ability to learn about new technology/webtools
  • Experience in one or more other marketing activities such as social media, SEO/SEM, Google analytics, events, etc is an advantage as is a basic knowledge of HTML
  • Experience in cross border business/multicultural environment desired
  • 3+ years active experience in a design/marketing function
  • Experience in graphic design (Illustrator/Photoshop/InDesign)
  • Experience in on-line marketing and campaign development highly desirable

You will be comfortable working as part of an international team and be pragmatic and credible.

In addition to demonstrable career opportunities, an attractive salary package is offered - please note UK and European travel may be involved.

To apply please send full cv with covering letter, including details of current salary to personnel@mazak.co.uk.

 

Service Engineer

Service Engineer

The Role

The purpose and remit of the CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer role:

  • Service and repair CNC Machines.
  • Work to schedules to ensure customer demands are met.
  • CNC fault diagnosis using PLC.
  • Provide customers with a first class service.
  • Ensure all activities are completed within Health and Safety guidelines.

The Candidate

The CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer experience and qualifications required:

  • Mechanical bias to take on Mechanical tasks as required and to have a good Electrical knowledge.
  • Highly motivated, proactive and innovative to help improve processes.
  • Clear communication at all levels of the customer organisation.
  • Ability to work under pressure but still work to very high standards.
  • Strong problem solving ability.
  • Flexible approach to a varied workload

The Reward

The successful candidate can also expect the following:

  • Join a successful, multi-national manufacturing company.
  • Excellent career potential – the company is currently expanding due to increased demand.
  • Benefits that include pension, free uniform, free parking and also a subsidised restaurant when on site in Worcester.
  • Company car, mobile phone and laptop will all be provided.- Working Days with occasional weekend work.
  • Excellent salary and overtime potential (£30k-£40k OTE) as role will involve working away from home on occasions.

If you are  interested in applying for this role please send your CV to  personnel@mazak.co.uk

Machining Supervisor

Machining Supervisor

The Supervisor is responsible for ensuring all components are delivered on time and in full at the correct quality with the efficient, cost effective and timely planning in line with production schedules and customer expectations.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Setting weekly plans and targets to ensure the team meet the required daily output
  • Monitoring the forecast figures to anticipate stock shortages
  • Preparing material requirements
  • Report daily on any issues with regards to supplying parts either internally or externally
  • Monitor and control budgets
  • Monitoring production running processes
  • Liaising with internal customers
  • Managing all aspects of the SQDCP (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, People) daily responsibilities

Suitable candidates will have the following experience and knowledge:

  • An Engineering qualification to HND/Degree level
  • A Supervisory qualification to at least a level 3 standard
  • Proven track record in managing Machine Shops
  • High accuracy machining which will include Turning Centre, Machining Centre, and Grinding technology / methodology.
  • Process engineering / CNC programming / Mazatrol/Smooth control systems / Reading and understanding of component drawings.
  • Managing a three shift, seven day work pattern
  • Be an advocate of Six Sigma and Lean principles
  • Planning, improving, recording a team’s performance though visualisation and good communication techniques
  • Continuous improvement – leading and supporting a team to increase utilisation and performance
  • ‘Lights out’ and multi-machine manning
  • IT system based planning and measuring
  • Monitoring and controlling budgets
  • Recruitment

You should also be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Be a good communicator
  • Manage with integrity, awareness, teamwork, commitment, and passion
  • Have the ability to motivate, monitor and coach individuals
  • Have the aptitude to maintain daily activities
  • Attendance at regular meetings to give updates on relevant issues
  • Present formally to an audience of varying seniority
  • Management of all health and safety issues
  • Management of all required production processes.

If you are  interested in applying for this role please send your CV to  personnel@mazak.co.uk

Human Resource Intern

Human Resource Intern

Initially 6 months contract

About the Job

We are looking for a pro-active & enthusiastic individual to support our Human Resource department in all aspects of a generalist HR role. The main purpose of this role will be to support the team on administrative tasks and reports but they will also have the opportunity to shadow our HR Advisor with disciplinary/sickness absence/grievance cases. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to gain experience in either Human Resources or Business Admin in a busy environment.

Tasks will include but not exclusive to:

  • Monthly payroll reports
  • Sending contract packs to new starters
  • Maintaining HR systems
  • Assist with events
  • Note-taking for various disciplinary, grievance, sickness/absence hearings
  • Assist with wellbeing and employee engagement initiatives

Skills, Experience and Knowledge Requirements

  • Self-motivation and initiative  
  • Confidentiality is key
  • Communication & people skills
  • Team Work
  • Good planning / time management and organisation skills

Information Technology Proficiency

  • MS Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Lotus notes or Outlook Email

Qualifications

  • GCSE grades C or above in English and Maths
  • Relevant HR experience or qualification would be advantageous but not necessary

Potential start date of 3rd September.

If you are  interested in applying for this role please send your CV to  personnel@mazak.co.uk

Submission deadline:  27th July 2018

365 Resourcing Vacancies

365 Vacancies

365 Resourcing Ltd are our key resourcing partner and are currently dealing with the below roles. Please visit their website or contact them direct for more details.

www.365resourcing.co.uk