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If you enjoy working in a busy and technical environment and are excited about the prospect of joining a long established company within the automotive aftermarket industry, then Ivor Searle would be pleased to hear from you. Ivor Searle is the UK's leading provider of remanufactured engines, reman turbos, cylinder heads and gearboxes. We offer competitive pay packages, as well as free on site parking.

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Parts & Workshop Co-ordinator

A vacancy has arisen within our busy Engine Machining Remanufacturing Services (EMRS) department for a Parts and Workshop Co-ordinator who ideally comes from an automotive parts/service environment.
Key responsibilities will be to:
  • use OE, third party and aftermarket parts look up systems to source parts for workshop jobs or telephone enquiries from customers;
  • liaise with customers over engine or component machine work;
  • create job cards for machine work to be carried out by the EMRS workshop.  Examples of machine work would be cylinder head skimming/facing/cylinder block boring or crankshaft grinding;
  • carry out stock control using Sage 200 and Microsoft Excel;
  • raising parts returns to suppliers;
  • raising purchase orders in Sage 200;
  • to assist with cashing up the till at the end of day as and when required;
  • hours of work are 45 hours Monday to Friday.

 Ideally the successful candidate will:
  • have knowledge of the individual components and parts that make up an engine;
  • have excellent communication and customer service skills;
  • possess a positive attitude and display the ability to identify solutions to problems;
  • have experience of using Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook) and Sage 200 or similar;
  • in-house training will be provided for a proactive candidate with a basic knowledge of the motor and garage trade, with the desire to work in a unique and varied role that has the potential for growth.
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Gearbox Department

An additional operative is required to strip; inspect; reassemble and pick components for gearboxes whilst working to build plans and schedules.
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Engine Remanufacturing Operative

Due to expansion, vacancies are opening in several production departments for engine remanufacturing operatives.  Duties will range from stripping, inspecting, cleaning, reassembling and picking components for engines.

Ideally the successful candidate for the above role will have previous experience of engineering, machining and/or engine work, possess a positive attitude and display the ability to identify solutions to problems.  In-house training will be provided.
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Crank Grinder / Machinist

We require a crank grinder/machinist to join our team in the crank department.
Ideally the successful candidate will have:
  • previous experience of precision engineering or a basic knowledge of machining (in-house training will be provided);
  • Be competent in measuring in both metric and imperial using a micrometer;
  • Be keen to learn and work well within a team environment;
  • Possess a positive attitude and display the ability to identify solutions to problems.
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Engine Assembler

A vacancy has arisen for another team member to join our engine assembly department to assemble a range of both petrol and diesel remanufactured engines.  The successful candidate will be assembling 1, 2 or 4 engines simultaneously to specification.

We are seeking individuals with a keen interest/knowledge of engines either through experience in the motor trade, agricultural plant, general plant, motor sport, etc.
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We are looking to recruit 3 apprentices to enrol on a three year  Engineering Technician (Machinist Advanced Manufacturing Engineering) Level 3 apprenticeship in September 2021.

For further details & entry level requirements please visit our 'Apprenticeship' section on this website Apprenticeships | Ivor Searle 

Please click on the following link to the Gov.uk apprenticeship website  Engine Remanufacturing Operative Apprenticeship - Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk) to apply for the apprenticeship.

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