Careers at MTL – Engineering Jobs

 

We know that our people are the most important asset to MTL Advanced, and we are looking for skilled, passionate and driven professionals to work with our inspirational leaders, promote our culture and enable change. With expertise across the manufacturing industry and a leading UK facility, innovation and investment make MTL a great choice for your career.

Engineering Apprenticeships

We are now recruiting for our September 2024 intake of apprentices.

We provide traditional four year engineering apprenticeships at our award winning Training Academy, and we are now accepting applications for our September 2024 intake. Please complete our online application form or download an application form and send it back to our recruitment team as soon as possible for the chance to kickstart your career at an award winning company.

These are exciting opportunities to join one of the UK’s top engineering companies and earn while you learn!

  • Business Administration Apprentice
  • Welder/Fabricator Apprentice
  • Laser/Press Brake Operation
  • CNC Machining

We may not be advertising the role that you are looking for, but we always have exciting engineering and manufacturing job vacancies available here at MTL Advanced. Send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com and we will be more than happy to assist you.

 

Quality Control Inspector

ABOUT YOU
  • Previous quality / inspection experience in a metal engineering manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge using the following methods;
  • Measuring arms (Faro or other)
  • CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine)
  • General handheld equipment (Vernier, Tape, Rule, Bevel Box etc.)
  • Knowledge of problem-solving techniques
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday – Friday rotating shifts
    • 0600-1400

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Laser Operator Assistant

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Ensure Laser Machines are supplied with the correct materials
  • Ensure material is checked for size, thickness and grade prior to cutting
  • Load materials onto the laser bed
  • Support the Laser Operator to cut and shape the correct materials according to engineer drawings
  • Inspect finished components; Marking up of cut parts, cleaning and fettling products
  • Inform the Laser Operator of any quality concerns
  • Ensure parts and sheets are handled and labelled correctly
  • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next department / team
ABOUT YOU
  • Knowledge working within a machining operative / machine minding capacity or general laser production
  • Basic math skills for measurements and calculations
  • Slinging and lifting crane experience
  • Willingness to learn; many Production Assistants become Laser Operators
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday – Friday rotating shifts
    • 0600-1400
    • 1400-2200
    • 2200-0600

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Business Development Manager

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Develop new business opportunities, prospecting potential new customers and also visiting current key customers
  • Present, sell and translate MTLs capabilities in laser cutting and pressing
  • Working to targets to help increase the profitability of the company
  • Ensure customer requirements are fully understood and documented to enable accurate quotations
  • Establish and develop strategic relationships with key customer accounts
  • Responsible for your own sales budget within general engineering sectors
  • To provide weekly / monthly sales reports as required.
ABOUT YOU
  • A proven track record within sales, new business development and account management
  • Sound engineering knowledge, in particular Laser, Press, sheet metal and fabrication
  • Full UK driving licence with the ability to visit clients, sites, customers and events nationwide
  • Being the face of the business to represent the company in a professional manner
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday – Friday 0800-1700 (1500 finish on Friday)

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Project Engineer

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Ensure projects are led and fulfilled from order to full production
  • Provide technically sound engineering solutions
  • Achieve effective results and to resolve any potential problems or issues
  • Main point of contact for designated blue-chip customers
  • Manage customer requirements and expectations including variations from original order
  • Prepare accurate timelines for all aspect of each project
  • Progress the manufacture of all parts required to schedule
  • Involvement in design and quotation process
ABOUT YOU
  • Engineering qualification or good engineering background
  • Knowledge and experience of AutoCAD and ERP manufacturing systems
  • Experience of sheet metal fabrication
  • Ability to communicate effectively both within the company and with external blue chip customers.
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday – Friday
  • 0800 – 1700 (0800-1600 Friday)

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Production Planner

We are looking for an enthusiastic Production Planner to join our team to manage our day-to-day orders and projects from order placement through to full production to meet the customers delivery schedules. Using your methodological expertise in engineering you will face complex technical challenges, identify needs, gather data and create indicative planning schedules to ensure the delivery of safe, quality and cost effective solutions.

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Ensure all orders and projects are led and fulfilled from order to full production
  • Main point of contact for customers, manage customer requirements, expectations and variations from original order
  • Breaking down engineering drawings to produce a bill of materials
  • Creating 2D DXF cutting files for use in our thermal cutting processes
  • Inputting manufacturing information into our operating system to generate route cards
  • Generating process manufacturing drawings
  • Prepare accurate timelines for all aspect of each order and project
  • Quality checking all programming work carried out to ensure high levels of accuracy.
ABOUT YOU
  • Engineering qualification or solid engineering background
  • Knowledge and experience of AutoCAD and ERP manufacturing systems
  • Ability to communicate effectively both within the company and with external customers
  • A flexible approach to be able to adapt to changing and challenging requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday – Friday
  • 0700-1600 (Later starts Mondays and Early finish on Fridays)

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Laser Operator

We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Operator to join our team at MTL Group, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and dynamic individual to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Ensuring material is checked for size, thickness and grade, prior to cutting and to inform the Team Leader of any quality concerns regarding the material
  • Ensure ‘One Offs’ are completed at all times
  • Responsible for quality of components that have been cut on the machine and standard of fettling if required
  • Ensure customer orders are produced ‘On time and In Full time’ to required quality standard
  • Marking up of cut parts, cleaning and fettling parts
  • Assisting colleagues on shift, e.g., trainees, apprentices etc.
  • Ensure all Safety / Rules / Standards are adhered to, ensuring correct Personal Protective Equipment is worn at all times
  • All control cards and nestings are filled in correctly, taking note of any special instructions
  • All machine and personal safety procedures to be followed at all times
  • Pass on all relevant information to the next shift, who are about to start work
  • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next part of the process in a timely manner
  • To adhere to all health and safety
  • Any other ad hoc duties
ABOUT YOU
  • Relevant machine experience – plasma or trumpf experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation and additional MTL requirements
  • Understanding of Company quality procedures and specific customer requirements
  • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
  • Slinging and lifting crane experience
WORKING HOURS
  • 0600-1400
  • 1400-2200
  • 2200-0600

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

CNC Setter

Working as part of a skilled team, our CNC Setters machine critical components which are used on a variety of projects within our well-known sectors. You will possess high standards of workmanship in order to comply with internal and customer specifications. You will need to be self-motivated and determined with consistently high standards.

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Operate CNC machines to produce precision parts according to specifications
  • Set up and load materials onto the machine
  • Monitor machine operations and make adjustments as necessary
  • Inspect finished products for quality and accuracy
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues that may arise during production
  • Maintain a clean and organise the work area
  • Further technical progression
ABOUT YOU
  • Demonstrated experience as a CNC Setter / Operator
  • Experience with precision measurement instruments
  • Ability to seamlessly interpret technical drawings
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications
  • Strong math skills for measurements and calculations
  • Able to demonstrate excellent manufacturing practices
WORKING HOURS
  • Monday-Friday 0600-1400
  • Monday-Friday 1400-2200
  • Monday-Friday 2200-0600

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Welder

We are looking to welcome an experienced Welder to join our skilled team and perform Welding activities on some of the UKs well known products. You will master a variety of techniques on a wide range of components; carbon steel, armour steel, and aluminium. The majority of the work will be MIG welding where your dexterity and hand-eye coordination will help to make welds clean and precise.

ABOUT THE ROLE
  • Perform welding activities on carbon steel, armour steel, aluminium
  • Weld various joint configurations in all positions
  • Ensure equipment parameters are set to the optimum to fully satisfy weld quality, integrity,
  • and WPS requirements
  • Review engineering drawings for parts to be welded
  • Satisfy production schedules to the correct quality level and within the specified time scale
  • Carry out and record the daily / weekly / monthly maintenance checks and record the necessary safety checks
  • Ensure correct marking up of component parts
  • Ensure that the labelling system is adhered to
ABOUT YOU
  • Recent / relevant Welding / Fabrication Experience
  • Understanding of quality procedures and specific customer requirements
  • Ideally a coded welder
  • Advanced knowledge of engineering design and manufacturing procedures
  • Proficient with metal fabrication tools
  • Advanced mathematical and engineering skills
  • Ability to lift and manipulate large metal objects
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to remain focused on Quality and consistently reiterate its importance to others
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to generate innovative concepts and ideas
WORKING HOURS
  • Week 1: Monday-Friday 0600-1400
  • Week 2: Monday-Thursday 2000-0600 (Thursday 2030-0600)

Please send your CV to recruitment@mtladv.com or complete our online application form

 

Benefits for all

A culture of shared values, goals, attitudes and business growth

Competitive salary

33 days holiday (including statutory Public Holidays)

Secure onsite free parking

Life Assurance plan (Death in Service)

Monthly Prize Draw

Company pension plan

Reduced gym membership

Healthcare Scheme

Colleague Referral Programme: we pay you for successfully referring people to join our team

Companywide initiatives to share in our future success

A blend of training to support your career development

 

MTL Application Form

For further details please either email recruitment@mtladv.com or contact our Recruitment Team on +44 (0)114 261 7979.