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5 Interview Questions You Should Be Asking Every New Potential Employee

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Q1. Ideally where do you see yourself in 3 – 5 years time career wise? This is a great question to ask to find out whether a potential applicant is looking for a long term career with you, or is just looking for a stop gap until something more preferable comes along. For example, if you’re interviewing someone for a role as technical sales engineer, but they express that they would like to be working

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The Top 3 Reasons Why People Leave Their Job

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Reason 1 – Lack of opportunities for advancement When speaking with candidates we find the most common reason for people wanting to leave their job is the feeling that they’ve progressed as far as they can within their role and that there’s no more room for them to develop any further. From junior level team members who feel that they aren’t being given the opportunity to grow, to more mid level employees who have been

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Maintenance / Service Manager (Engineering / Manufacturing)

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The Role We have an opportunity for someone with experience of managing a maintenance or service department in an industrial setting to join a well established, family run firm based in Chelmsford. This role offers the occasional opportunity for international travel to around 50 countries across the world including the USA and the Far East allowing you to gain ample opportunities to see new parts of the world as well as experiences of meeting new

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Experienced CNC Miller / Turner (With Opportunities To Learn Further Skills)

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The Role We have a great opportunity for an experienced CNC Miller And / Or Turner to join a long established manufacturing firm based in East Cambridge. This role offers opportunities to learn new skills such as CNC setting and programming if you currently lack experience in these areas. You will be working in a good, friendly working atmosphere with a close knit company culture with great long term career prospects and high degree of

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Product & Marketing Manager (Engineering Equipment)

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The Role We have an exciting opportunity for a product manager with experience of working in an engineering or manufacturing based role to join a world renowned industrial equipment manufacturer and supplier based in a beautiful rural location near Waltham Abbey. The company offers a good level of support to all employees as well as a friendly working atmosphere and very good long term prospects. There is also the opportunity for eventual progression to the

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Mechanical Engineer (With Opportunities To Learn New Skills)

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The Role We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a rapidly growing start up company based in the prospering city of Cambridge. This role offers the opportunity to work within the groundbreaking area of graphene nano material production and you will be tasked with assisting the development and optimisation of industrial microwave / plasma reactor systems used in the production of these materials. The role offers opportunities to greatly expand

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Electrical / Electronics Engineer (With Opportunities To Learn New Skills)

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The Role We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical / Electronics engineer to join a rapidly growing start up company based in the prospering city of Cambridge. This role offers the opportunity to work within the groundbreaking area of graphene nano material production and you will be tasked with assisting the development and optimisation of industrial microwave / plasma reactor systems used in the production of these materials. The role offers opportunities to greatly

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Engineering & Manufacturing In East Anglia – A General Overview & Outline Of Key Challenges In 2016

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Introduction To compile this report we have spoken to Managers and Directors from various engineering and manufacturing firms based in East Anglia to find out what their thoughts are on the key challenges facing them currently. We hope that as a manager, director or even an employee you may find this information useful. Top 5 Key Challenges Facing The Engineering & Manufacturing Sectors In 2016 We asked respondents what they felt their biggest challenges are

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Microwave / Plasma Engineer Wanted! – Cambridge – Salary Up To £55,000 pa

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The Role We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced microwave / plasma engineer to join a rapidly growing start up company based in the prospering city of Cambridge. This role offers the opportunity to work within the groundbreaking area of graphene nano material production and you will be tasked with development and optimisation of industrial microwave / plasma reactor systems used in the production of these materials. You will enter at a mid level within the company and

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Becoming An Employer Of Choice – A guide to attracting & retaining Top People

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What is an Employer Of Choice? “ Being an ‘Employer of Choice’ means that you have created a great working environment within your business, which means that the best people want to work for you. “ – Recruiter.com “ In plain terms, employer of choice means an organisation that is a great place to work. “ – Trainingjournal.com In a nutshell, an Employer Of Choice is an employer that people want to work for. Not only does everyone want to work for

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