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Michael Farrell

Michael Farrell

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01453 829768 | 07967 877566
Michael Farrell

Specialised in:

Technical engineering recruitment partnering with leading engineering businesses within the aerospace, automotive and defence sectors providing a complete recruitment solution by identifying and engaging with top talent for our clients to enable growth, from high volume projects to niche and hard to fill positions.

Experience and background:

3 years technical engineering recruitment experience across all sectors inducing aerospace, automation and defence.  

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I am a Uefa qualified football coach, currently coaching at Painswick FC. Have also previously completed both the Cheltenham and Liverpool half marathons.

Jobs posted by Michael Farrell

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Solar PV Installation Manager
Energy & Renewables
Bristol, England
Market related
Permanent
Job Title: Solar PV Installation ManagerLocation: BristolPay Range/details: Competitive  Contract Type: Permanent Omega are currently supporting an industry leading electrical and solar installer in their search for a Solar PV Installation Manager who can cover the South of England with locations ranging from the Midlands down to the Southern Counties and surrounding areas.The Solar PV Installation Manager will manage several solar PV installers, ensuring panel installations are completed to the high standard we expect.  Key Responsibilities – Solar PV Installation Manager Management of the PV installation teams, including recruitment, performance management and on-the-job guidance.Training team members in our installation methods and quality expectations and on new products as required.Ensuring high standards of health and safety are maintained by the PV installation teams.Collaborating with our scheduling team as required to ensure our solar PV installations operate effectively and we maintain a productive, motivated workforce.Attending pre-start meetings.Providing on-site technical support when required.Conducting on-site quality audits.  Qualifications & Requirements – Solar PV Installation Manager Fully qualified electrician (NVQ3) with solar PV expertise.Experience in line manager.In-depth understanding of the wiring systems used in new homes.City & Guilds 2391 (Inspection & Testing).18th Edition Wiring Regulations.IOSH Managing Safely.  What we can offer – Solar PV Installation Manager Company Car.PPE and tools.28 days holiday.Variety of company social events.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Solar IV Installation Manager, Installation Supervisor or Team Leader  may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Lead Solar PV Installer
Energy & Renewables
Southampton, Hampshire, England
£35k - 45k per year
Permanent
Job Title: Lead Solar PV InstallerLocation: SouthamptonPay Range/details: Up to £45,000 per annumContract Type: Permanent Omega are supporting the largest electrical and solar installer in their search for a Lead Installer to join their fast-expanding team working around the Warrington and Northwest region. Key Responsibilities – Lead Installer Installation of Solar PV on new build, domestic & commercial properties.Setting out and stringing the panels as per the design provided.Running and connecting the DC cables.Gathering photo evidence.Completing relevant forms through our app-based system.  Qualifications & Requirements – Lead Installer Practical experience in the construction industry or similar would be an advantage.IPAF and telehandler licence a distinct advantage.Methodical, accurate and process focused approach to tasks.Flexibility to work and travel throughout the UK.Good communication skills.Ability to read and follow detailed instructions, follow technical drawings measure distances, and perform calculations using phone or calculator.CSCS card and site experience is preferable but not necessary.Full UK Driving Licence.Comfortable working at height.  What we can offer – Lead Installer 24 days holiday.Company Vehicle.PPE and tools.5% Employee Contribution.Variety of company socials.07:00 to 16:30 -Monday to Friday with optional overtime.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Lead Installer or Installer or Electrical or Wireperson may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Lead Solar PV Installer
Energy & Renewables
Warrington, Cheshire, England
£35k - 45k per year
Permanent
Job Title: Lead Solar PV InstallerLocation: WarringtonPay Range/details: Up to £45,000 per annumContract Type: Permanent Omega are supporting the largest electrical and solar installer in their search for a Lead Installer to join their fast-expanding team working around the Warrington and Northwest region. Key Responsibilities – Lead Installer Installation of Solar PV on new build, domestic & commercial properties.Setting out and stringing the panels as per the design provided.Running and connecting the DC cables.Gathering photo evidence.Completing relevant forms through our app-based system.  Qualifications & Requirements – Lead Installer Practical experience in the construction industry or similar would be an advantage.IPAF and telehandler licence a distinct advantage.Methodical, accurate and process focused approach to tasks.Flexibility to work and travel throughout the UK.Good communication skills.Ability to read and follow detailed instructions, follow technical drawings measure distances, and perform calculations using phone or calculator.CSCS card and site experience is preferable but not necessary.Full UK Driving Licence.Comfortable working at height.  What we can offer – Lead Installer 24 days holidayCompany VehiclePPE and tools5% Employee ContributionVariety of company socials07:00 to 16:30 -Monday to Friday with optional overtime  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Lead Installer or Installer or Electrical or Wireperson   may be suitable for this positionFor details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Wire Person
Aerospace & Defence
Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales
Market related
Contract
Job Title: Wire PersonLocation: AbercynonPay Range/details: CompetitiveContract Type: PAYE Contract Omega are working with a global provider or engineered electronics and are looking for contract wire persons to join their team following the compny winning a large new contract.As a Skilled Wire Person, you will work independently to produce our products and electronic assemblies as well as providing support and advice to trainee, and semi-skilled colleagues in your team. You will have the ability, skills, and experience to support the production team in multiple areas within our site and contribute to our continuous growth and improvement. Key Responsibilities – Wire Person Offer advice and support to less experienced colleagues and act as a ‘buddy’ to new starters in your team.In line with standard operating procedures, demonstrate advanced skills in crimping, soldering, measuring materials and electronic assembly, and be fully competent in using data packs including bill of materials, engineering specifications and technical drawings.Accurately record details of the assembly you are working on in our internal computer system and on paper documents.Provide suggestions and ideas to your Team Leader and Production Manager on ways to streamline production processes, with a focus on continuous improvement.Keep your workspace and floor area clean and tidy and take care of assembly parts.Continuously develop your skills by completing online and classroom-based training and maintain your internationally recognised certification, IPC620.Complete our on-line safety training, take care of your own health and safety on site and contributing towards a safe working environment for your team members.  Qualifications & Requirements – Wire Person Is IPC620 certified.Has significant experience in a similar organisation within our industry, and you can demonstrate your advanced assembly skills during a short trade test.Works well as part of a team and on your own.Will speak up if there is a problem offer ideas and help to others.Wants to learn and you are keen to develop your career with us.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a wire person or panel wire person may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Assembly Operative
Aerospace & Defence
Denham, Buckinghamshire, England
£25k - 30k per year
Permanent
Job Title: Assembly OperativeLocation: DenhamPay Range: £29,460.00 per annumContract Type: Permanent Omega Resource are now supporting a global recognised specialist manufacturer of ejection seats and safety-related equipment for aviation industry. The right candidate will be responsible for the assembly and inspection of components and sub-assemblies in accordance with the quality standards and production schedule. Key Responsibilities – Assembly Operative Using technical specifications, defined working methods and drawings to build components and sub-assemblies to required quality standards.Undertake self-inspection and quality check of work undertaken in accordance with laid down quality standards and procedures.Assist in the successful implementation of on-going Lean Initiatives including 5S activities and continuous Improvement programme.Handle materials, goods, and components carefully and comply with safety regulations.Report any dangerous practices and other dangers such as faulty equipment to local supervision so that all operations are always safe.Monitoring of tools and equipment and provide for their replacement and/or recalibration so that tools and equipment are always in good condition and suitable for purpose.  Qualifications & Requirements – Assembly Operative Mechanical sub-assembly experience.Experience of working in a manufacturing environment.Grounding in H&S policies and procedures.Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings.Assembly, Fitting and inspection techniques.Use of hand tools and gauges.  What we can offer – Assembly Operative 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.Subsidised canteen.Onsite car parking.Early finish on a Friday.Generous pension contribution.Healthcare Cash Plan.Progression opportunities throughout the business.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Assembly Operative, Assembly Technician, Mechanical Assembler or Mechanical Sub-assembler may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Wire Person
Aerospace & Defence
Fairford, Gloucestershire, England
Market related
Permanent
Job Title: Wire PersonLocation: FairfordPay Range/details: £27,200 per annumContract Type: Permanent Omega are working with a global provider or engineered electronics and are looking for a skilled wire person to join their team.As a Skilled Wire Person, you will work independently to produce our products and electronic assemblies as well as providing support and advice to trainee, and semi-skilled colleagues in your team. You will have the ability, skills, and experience to support the production team in multiple areas within our site and contribute to our continuous growth and improvement. Key Responsibilities – Wire Person Offer advice and support to less experienced colleagues and act as a ‘buddy’ to new starters in your team.In line with standard operating procedures, demonstrate advanced skills in crimping, soldering, measuring materials and electronic assembly, and be fully competent in using data packs including bill of materials, engineering specifications and technical drawings.Accurately record details of the assembly you are working on in our internal computer system and on paper documents.Provide suggestions and ideas to your Team Leader and Production Manager on ways to streamline production processes, with a focus on continuous improvement.Keep your workspace and floor area clean and tidy and take care of assembly parts.Continuously develop your skills by completing online and classroom-based training and maintain your internationally recognised certification, IPC620.Complete our on-line safety training, take care of your own health and safety on site and contributing towards a safe working environment for your team members.  Qualifications & Requirements – Wire Person Is IPC620 certified.Has significant experience in a similar organisation within our industry, and you can demonstrate your advanced assembly skills during a short trade test.Works well as part of a team and on your own.Will speak up if there is a problem offer ideas and help to others.Wants to learn and you are keen to develop your career with us.  What we can offer – Wire Person Company Pension Scheme with up to 7% employer contributionEmployee Assistance ProgrammeMedical Health Cash Back BenefitCompany Sharesave SchemeDiscounted high Street and Online Shopping schemeDiscounted Gym MembershipDiscounted RAC Coverage195 hours Annual Leave plus Public HolidaysA supportive and friendly working environment with a focus on wellbeing.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a wire person or panel wire person may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Toolmaker
Precision Manufacturing
Droitwich, Worcestershire, England
£30k - 35k per year
Permanent
Job Title: ToolmakerLocation: DroitwichPay Range/details: £35,000 per annum (Double Days)Contract Type: Permanent Omega are supporting a global leader in their search for a talented and ambitious Toolmaker. The right person will be responsible for the production and repair of cold forging tool sets.   Key Responsibilities – Toolmaker Manufacture and fitting of production tooling to very tight tolerances.Use of and daily maintenance of all tool room equipment conventional lathes, milling machines, surface and cylindrical grinders, hydraulic presses.Possible use of CNC, VMC and EDMs, bar-feed lathe including setting, programming, and operating.Self-certification of work in accordance with the Quality and Continual Improvement commitment.To assist management and staff in the identification and introduction of all reasonable measures to improve productivity, quality and working methods and conditions as part of the continual improvement and TQM programmes.Maintain high production rates of items with consistently high levels of accuracy and quality in line with Company requirements.Must work with minimum supervision within overall team structure.Ensure that you fully understand your work requirements and duties and highlight any training needs and requirements to enable you to undertake your duties.  Qualifications & Requirements – Toolmaker Accurate machining on lathes, surface and cylindrical grinders and milling machines.Understanding and reading Engineering drawings to BS 308.Fault detection.Communication (verbal & written).GCSE (or equivalent) Grade 4 or above in: Mathematics & English.Preferred - OND or ONC Engineering (Mechanical/Production/Manufacturing or equivalent).Preferred - Nationally recognised apprenticeship.Preferred - NVQ Level 2 or above in relevant discipline.  What we can offer – Toolmaker Overtime at x1.5Pension 5% and 3%23 days holiday  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Toolmaker, CNC Machinist, Precision Toolmaker or a Tool & Die Maker may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Senior Environmental Test Engineer
Aerospace & Defence
Uxbridge, Greater London, England
£45k - 55k per year
Permanent
Job Title: Senior Environmental Test EngineerLocation: UxbridgePay Range/details: £55,000 per annum Contract Type: Permanent Omega Resource are now supporting a global recognised specialist manufacturer of ejection seats and safety-related equipment for aviation industry. The right candidate will ensure that the ejection seats can withstand all types of environmental conditions. Key Responsibilities – Senior Environmental Test Engineer Plan, design, and organise tests to evidence that materials meet design and customer requirements.Analyse data and produce thorough reports following all tests that take place, using your knowledge of testing programmes and Military/Civilian Test standards.Assist with developing and training junior engineers.  Qualifications & Requirements – Senior Environmental Test Engineer 2:1 or above degree qualification in an Engineering discipline.Experience liaising with customers.Previous experience in an environmental testing or test designing role.  What we can offer – Senior Environmental Test Engineer Highly competitive 9% non-contributory company pension scheme.4x salary Life Assurance.Healthcare Plan.Lunchtime finish every Friday.25-days annual leave plus bank holidays.Opportunity to purchase additional annual leave.Cycle to work scheme.Subsidised canteen on site.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently an Senior Environmental Test Engineer, Environmental Test Engineer, Test Engineer or Environmental Engineer may be suitable for this position.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.

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Network Engineer
Automation
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
£35k - 45k per year
Permanent
Job Title: Network EngineerLocation: NottinghamPay Range/details: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Contract Type: Permanent Omega are working with a well-established manufacturer who are looking for a seasoned Principal Hardware Engineer. This role involves managing the company’s hardware product portfolio, supporting both customers and internal teams, and staying at the forefront of industry advancements.The ideal Principal Hardware Engineer will have expertise in hardware and will possess exceptional analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills. Key Responsibilities – Principal Hardware Engineer Comprehensive understanding of the hardware and related software products we offer and become the go-to expert.Demonstrate product features and benefits to clients, partners, and internal teams to drive adoption and satisfaction.Conduct hands-on testing of CCTV, 4G Routers, and VMS software products to identify and troubleshoot faults.Identify market trends and new technologies/products. Recommend new products for our offerings or propose better alternatives to existing ones.Make sure the products we integrate are compliant with the industry regulations like UKCA, E-Mark etc.Support the new AI development projects on hardware front through knowledge of edge computing hardware like NVDIA Jetson etc.Manage helpdesk tickets from initiation to resolution, ensuring effective solutions through collaboration with various departments.Provide technical support via phone and email, assisting with fault diagnosis and general technical queries.Travel occasionally to customer site to understand requirements to resolve complex technical issues.Develop and deliver technical training programs for engineers and customers.Offer technical onboarding and guidance to customers, ensuring they are well-prepared to utilize our products.Evaluate, create, and update Field Service guides to enhance first-time fix rates and improve engineer knowledge.  Qualifications & Requirements – Principal Hardware Engineer Passion and expertise in a hardware role, preferably in the electronics or tech industry. Experience with CCTV or networking is a plus but not essential.Strong ability to engage in technical conversations, challenging and questioning effectively to achieve the best outcomes.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Proficiency in Microsoft Office and the ability to quickly learn new software packages.Ability to work independently and manage one’s workload effectively.A degree in a relevant technical field or equivalent practical experience.Proven track record in a similar role.  What we can offer – Principal Hardware Engineer 25 days holiday.4% pension contribution.Progression and development opportunities.On-site parking.  For more information on this role, please contact Michael Farrell on 01453 829768 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected] who are currently a Principal Hardware Engineer, Senior Hardware Engineer, Hardware Engineer, or a Network Engineer may be suitable for this positionFor details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk Omega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.