Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

For the vacancies listed below, you can apply online or download an application form and send to: Recruitment, WEC Group Ltd, Springvale House, Springvale Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2ES or email: WEC Recruitment.



WEC Group Training Academy - Engineering Apprenticeships

We are currently looking for Apprentice Welders/Fabricators to join HTA Group in September.

If you would like to kickstart your career in engineering, please read the full apprenticeship job description or download an application form and send it back to us as soon as possible.


HTA Group - Coventry

Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Hours of work: Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-2pm

Established for over 40 years and now one of the UK’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit 3 enthusiastic Welding / Fabrication Apprentices to join our team at HTA Group, part of the WEC Group, based in Coventry.

This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team. .


Job Role

We are looking to recruit Welding/Fabrication Apprentices to join our team at HTA Group, our site in Coventry. Our award winning apprenticeships offer long term career opportunities, and NVQ qualifications.
You will gain:

  • Valuable practical experience
  • An NVQ Level 3 apprenticeship
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • You must have a clear interest in becoming a welder/fabricator
  • You will need to demonstrate enthusiasm for the role
  • You must work well under pressure and take instructions well

Working Location/Environment

Coventry, West Midlands

Company Benefits
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free secure parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Health & Wellbeing cash back scheme

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Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Reports to: Sales Manager
Hours of work: Mon - Thurs 7:30am - 4:00pm and Fri 7:30am - 3:00pm

Privately owned for over 35 years, and now one of the UK’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Sales Estimator, to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group, part of the WEC Group based in Coventry.


Responsibilities

The Technical Sales Estimator will have an excellent engineering and fabrication background with the ability to read and work to complex engineering drawings and must have previous experience in sales and estimating in a subcontract manufacturing environment. The ability to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the following key processes is essential; Laser Cutting, Press Braking, Welding and Fabrication. Excellent numeracy and literacy skills are required, it is essential to be able to prepare accurate estimates and have good communication skills to discuss requirements with customers and internal departments. Daily duties will include:

  • Production of technical quotations for customers in a clear, detailed and accurate
  • Providing and assisting colleagues on technical and engineering issues
  • Negotiating and achieving deadlines for the submission of quotations
  • Building relationships with customers and potential customers to understand their requirements
  • Negotiating best possible prices with sub suppliers
  • Communicating with customers to gain feedback on quotations
  • Recording all relevant sales information on our system
  • Achieving relevant targets and KPI’s
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • HNC/D or equivalent qualification
  • A good level of computer literacy and numeracy skills
  • Microsoft Excel conversant
  • To be organised, accurate and have an eye for detail
  • Team working and communication skills
  • Knowledge of MRP systems (preferably Epicor) would be advantageous

The successful candidate will receive full product and on-going training and will join a motivated sales team with a proven track record in meeting and exceeding targets with the opportunity to work closely with the Sales Director.


Working Location/Environment

Coventry, West Midlands

Company Benefits
  • Profit share scheme
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free secure parking
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

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Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Reports to: Managing Director

Privately owned for 40 years, and now one of the UK’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic General Manager to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group, part of the WEC Group based in Coventry.


Responsibilities

You will be responsible for the day to day running of HTA Group and will report directly into the company‘s Managing Director. Your duties will include:-

  • Day to day leadership of the business, being accountable for creating a culture of high achievement and performance, with the ability to meet and surpass the demands of a dynamic and competitive market
  • Overall responsibility for 130+ strong workforce including training, support, progression, disciplinary action and recruitment needs
  • Maximising customer satisfaction throughout all operations of the business
  • Responsible for controlling the budget and ensuring all financial and business objectives are met
  • Identify and manage the implementation of process improvements to maximise efficiency, increase productivity and improve quality
Skills and Experience Required
  • Proven experience at Senior Management level within an engineering environment, predominantly within Laser Cutting /Sheet Metal Fabrication
  • A proven track record of success in growing organisations and achieving profitable returns, where customer service is priority
  • Understanding the key details of management profit and loss accounts and ensuring decisions are made with a key focus on profitability
  • Strong financial acumen, excellent commercial skills, a strong and collaborative leadership style and the ability to deliver through others is imperative, as is the ability to inspire and influence external customers to create a competitive edge in the sector
  • An energetic, outgoing and confident manner with natural leadership ability and a “hands-on” approach

Working Location/Environment

Coventry, West Midlands

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Free secure parking
  • Death in Service Award
  • Company Pension

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Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Reporting to: Director
Working Hours: Mon - Friday 8am-5pm 42.5hrs per week

This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Established for 40 years, and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Cutting Industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.

Responsibilities
  • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
  • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of
  • Responsible for monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
  • Promote the products and services of WEC Group
  • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
  • Reporting to the Sales Director at regular meetings to review KPI targets
  • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)
Knowledge

    The candidate must have direct relevant experience within the Tube Laser Cutting Industry, and the necessary customer data base knowledge to grow sales.


Objectives

    An opportunity exists for a self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our Tube Laser Cutting Services. The underlying objective is to develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.


Working Location/Environment
Office based in Coventry depending on home location covering the West Midlands

Company Benefits
  • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Free Car Parking

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