Careers with Delapena Group

Job Description

Applications/Process Engineer - Position now filled

An exciting opportunity has arisen within a growing engineering company.

Delapena Honing Equipment Ltd is a well-established progressive company recognized for the manufacturer of honing machines and associated tooling sold around the world.

We are looking for a self-motivated candidate with engineering background whether that be shop floor or academic experience.

Although prior honing experience would be an advantage, this is not essential as full training will be provided.

The position will require the applicants to be confident with good communication skills both with customers and co-workers. Working within the Applications department, some of the duties will include:

  • Assisting Sales and Engineering departments with Feasibility reviews.
  • Carry out honing trials and demonstrations on the full range of Delapena Honing machines both at Delapena and at customers
  • Compiling documentation such as test reports and case studies.
  • Assist with creation of machine operating manuals.
  • Commissioning of honing machines.
  • Training customers to operate and set honing machines.
  • Involvement in R+D projects and abrasive trials to further Delapena expertise in Honing.
  • Give technical support to the sales desk as required.

This is a full-time permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week.

Note:

Due to the nature of this role you may be required to travel both domestically and internationally.

A full job description is available on request.

Benefits

  • 33 Days Holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Onsite Parking Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Career Progression
  • Sustainable Client Base including OEMs and 1000’s more.

Flexible Hours:

  • Monday to Thursday - 08.30-16.55 or 08.00-16.25
  • Friday - 08.30-16.00 or 08.00-15.30

Salary: Competitive Salary Based on experience and ability

If you are interested in the above position, please email your CV to Sandra Arthur at s.arthur@delapena.co.uk

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Experienced and/or Trainee Machine Setter/Operator - Position now filled

Delapena Honing Equipment Ltd, Cheltenham

Delapena Honing Equipment Ltd is a well-established progressive company recognized for the manufacturer of honing machines and associated tooling sold around the world.

We have positions available and are looking for self-motivated people to work in a happy, professional workshop environment, manufacturing a wide range of low volume products.

Experience in Manual or CNC milling, turning, grinding would be a great advantage as would Engineering Apprenticeship training. The successful candidates must be willing to learn a wide variety of manufacturing skills.

The position will require the candidates to have very good communication skills and the ability and initiative to solve problems.

This is a full-time permanent position, working 38.5 hours per week, with paid overtime as required.

Salary: Competitive Salary Based on experience and ability.

Working Hours:

07.30-16.30 Monday to Thursday

07.30-12.00 Friday

  • 33 Days Holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Onsite Parking Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Career Progression
  • Sustainable Client Base including OEMs and 1000’s more.

If you are interested in the above position, please email your CV to Sandra Arthur at s.arthur@delapena.co.uk

We believe that our people are our greatest asset – their combined knowledge, expertise and experience is what sets Delapena apart.  We consistently seek to develop the skills of those that work with us, including apprentices and we are an Equal Opportunities employer.

Please take time to look around our website to learn more about the company and if you would be interested to join us then send us details of your experience, either by post or email (see contact page for details).