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Nick Sollis

Nick Sollis

Senior Consultant
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Nick Sollis

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Senior Consultant specialising in a wide range of industries including Aerospace, Automotive, Oil & Gas and Defence. I work with strong engineering candidates on a daily basis, from technical level to senior management and everything in-between.


Experience & background
A dedicated Senior Recruiter with over 5 years of experience, work with strong engineering candidates on a daily basis, from technician level, through to senior management and everything in-between. Working primarily within the Aerospace, Automotive, Oil & Gas and Defence industries. I thrive on providing an excellent service for both candidates and clients, to ensure long lasting and successful relationships.

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I love a pub quiz espically if there is a round on flags, enjoy weekends away within the South West and watching local football.

Jobs posted by Nick Sollis

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NDT Inspector
Aerospace & Defence
Newport, Wales
£37k - 38k per year
Permanent
Role – NDT InspectorLocation – NewportSalary - £37,000 - £38,000This is an excellent opportunity for an experience NDT Inspector to join an established engineering business in Newport.This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.The Non-destructive Testing inspector will efficiently run and maintain the NDT facility and follow company procedure and customer order requirements.Main responsibilities: Carry out daily inspection checksResponsible for maintaining the NDT facility including NADCAP and customer approvalsResponsible for stock replenishment within the NDT facilitySupport the quality and production departments where permissible with incoming and final inspection activitiesSupport internal lab with metallographic preparation and testingEnsure that components are finished accordingly to the quality standards / process documents for each applicationInspect parts before and after processing to ensure preceding operations have been carried out correctly and to verify that your own work has met the required standardsBecome familiar with the “check –work-check” process and be committed to a “right first time” approach to all tasks carried outTo enable the company to meet its own legal duties and to report any hazardous situations or defective equipmentEnsure a high level of communication to employees, managers & colleagues Qualifications, experience and skills: Qualified to EN4179 Level 2 or equivalentDocumented NDT experience within the aerospace industryExperience within a NADCAP approved NDT facilityCompetent in the use of measuring equipment and measuring techniquesExperience in reading engineering drawings Salary / package: Eligibility to annual bonusPrivate medical insuranceCar / Car allowancePension – match contribution from 4% – 10%Life Assurance – 2 x annual salaryEmployee assistance program including wellbeing appFree parking on all sitesFree refreshments providedAn entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holidays  For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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Business Development Manager
Aerospace & Defence
Derby, Derbyshire, England
£55k - 60k per year
Permanent
Role – Business Development ManagerLocation – UKSalary - £55,000 - £60,000 + 25% bonus + private health insurance + company car or car allowanceThis is an excellent opportunity for an experience BDM to join an established engineering business.This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.The Business Development Manager will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new business opportunities, building, and maintaining client relationships and driving revenue growth predominantly in our target sectors of Aerospace, Defence and Energy. You must be able to attend regular visits to HQ in Macclesfield, plus regional site visits, and customer visits and meetings when and where required.Main responsibilities: Identifying revenue opportunities to maximise business growth, delivering year on year increasesMaintaining and exceeding sales performance relative to sales targetsRole is weighted 90% toward new business and 10% managing and developing existing account businessResponsible for all parts of the sales cycle, from initial prospecting, to closing the business. Supported by internal sales support and technical teamPresenting technical concepts, solutions, and processesResponsible for negotiation of pricing, payment terms, surcharge agreements, long-term agreements, and non-disclosure agreementsWorking collaboratively with the internal sales, regional sales, and operational teamsSupply Specific market sector information offering an overview of the marketplace relevant to the company and its customersSupply the UK Sales Manager with all the required monthly reports in a timely mannerThis role requires the holder to travel mostly within UK, but other travel could be necessary on occasionMust be able to work flexible hours as workload demandsderby Qualifications, experience and skills: Solid background as a Business Development ManagerExperience in developing opportunities and selling in the Aerospace, Defence & Energy sectors, preferably within an SME or global businessExperience of selling engineered components, concepts, services, and solutionsRecord of finding, developing, and closing new business opportunities within company target markets sectorsAccomplished in finding, negotiating, and closing new businessCommercially astute, entrepreneurial, and numerateMay have a technical background with some metallurgical and engineering knowledgeKnowledge of heat treatment processes is preferred but not essential Salary / package: Competitive salaryEligibility to annual bonusPrivate medical insuranceCar / Car allowancePension – match contribution from 4% – 10%Life Assurance – 2 x annual salaryEmployee assistance program including wellbeing appFree parking on all sitesFree refreshments providedAn entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holidays  For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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Business Development Manager
Aerospace & Defence
Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
£55k - 60k per year + 25% bonus
Permanent
Role – Business Development ManagerLocation – UKSalary - £55,000 - £60,000 + 25% bonus + private health insurance + company car or car allowanceThis is an excellent opportunity for an experience BDM to join an established engineering business.This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.The Business Development Manager will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new business opportunities, building, and maintaining client relationships and driving revenue growth predominantly in our target sectors of Aerospace, Defence and Energy. You must be able to attend regular visits to HQ in Macclesfield, plus regional site visits, and customer visits and meetings when and where required.Main responsibilities: Identifying revenue opportunities to maximise business growth, delivering year on year increasesMaintaining and exceeding sales performance relative to sales targetsRole is weighted 90% toward new business and 10% managing and developing existing account businessResponsible for all parts of the sales cycle, from initial prospecting, to closing the business. Supported by internal sales support and technical teamPresenting technical concepts, solutions, and processesResponsible for negotiation of pricing, payment terms, surcharge agreements, long-term agreements, and non-disclosure agreementsWorking collaboratively with the internal sales, regional sales, and operational teamsSupply Specific market sector information offering an overview of the marketplace relevant to the company and its customersSupply the UK Sales Manager with all the required monthly reports in a timely mannerThis role requires the holder to travel mostly within UK, but other travel could be necessary on occasionMust be able to work flexible hours as workload demandsderby Qualifications, experience and skills: Solid background as a Business Development ManagerExperience in developing opportunities and selling in the Aerospace, Defence & Energy sectors, preferably within an SME or global businessExperience of selling engineered components, concepts, services, and solutionsRecord of finding, developing, and closing new business opportunities within company target markets sectorsAccomplished in finding, negotiating, and closing new businessCommercially astute, entrepreneurial, and numerateMay have a technical background with some metallurgical and engineering knowledgeKnowledge of heat treatment processes is preferred but not essential Salary / package: Competitive salaryEligibility to annual bonusPrivate medical insuranceCar / Car allowancePension – match contribution from 4% – 10%Life Assurance – 2 x annual salaryEmployee assistance program including wellbeing appFree parking on all sitesFree refreshments providedAn entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holidays  For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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NPI Engineer
Aerospace & Defence
Newport, Wales
£40k - 42k per year
Permanent
Role: NPI Engineer                                                Location: Newport Salary: £40,000 - £42,000Monday - Thursday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, and 7:30 am to 12:30 pm on FridayThe business is currently looking for an experienced NPI Engineer to join an established engineering company based in Newport.This position provides you with the opportunity to work with a leading engineering business, operating in a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotives and transportation.Key Responsibilities Responsible for the process development of new applications and production parts. This will involve working closely with customers and the sales team, from enquiry stage through to production and delivery of components.Develop knowledge of robotic programming and coating through shop floor experience and training.Develop production routes for new parts, make process improvements on existing applications and identify problems that may arise.Ensuring that all aspects of work are documented i.e. drawings, process routes, tooling information.Produce process documentation as it develops, to ensure that process instructions are clear, accurate and updated.You will become competent in the key aspects of the coating technician and production assistant’s role i.e. select & monitor process parameters, setting up jobs/equipment, loading and unloading of parts, preparing appropriate tooling & masking degreasing, masking techniques and surface activation.Develop an in-depth process knowledge that will enable you to troubleshoot process problems. (This is likely to involve visiting customers to hold technical discussions and provide technical services on existing and new applications)  Qualifications & Experiences Strong engineering backgroundProficient in interpreting drawings and measurement techniques.Demonstrates strong teamwork abilities.Possesses effective communication skills.  What we can offer Pension - match contribution from 4% - 10%Life Assurance – 2x annual salary rising to 4 x if join Company pension.Free parking on all sitesFree refreshments provided.An entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holiday. For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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Applications Engineer
Aerospace & Defence
Newport, Wales
£40k - 42k per year
Permanent
Role: Applications Engineer                                                Location: Newport Salary: £40,000 - £42,000Monday - Thursday 7:30 am to 4:30 pm, and 7:30 am to 12:30 pm on FridayThe business is currently looking for an experienced Applications Engineer to join an established engineering company based in Newport.This position provides you with the opportunity to work with a leading engineering business, operating in a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotives and transportation.Key Responsibilities Responsible for the process development of new applications and production parts. This will involve working closely with customers and the sales team, from enquiry stage through to production and delivery of components.Develop knowledge of robotic programming and coating through shop floor experience and training.Develop production routes for new parts, make process improvements on existing applications and identify problems that may arise.Ensuring that all aspects of work are documented i.e. drawings, process routes, tooling information.Produce process documentation as it develops, to ensure that process instructions are clear, accurate and updated.You will become competent in the key aspects of the coating technician and production assistant’s role i.e. select & monitor process parameters, setting up jobs/equipment, loading and unloading of parts, preparing appropriate tooling & masking degreasing, masking techniques and surface activation.Develop an in-depth process knowledge that will enable you to troubleshoot process problems. (This is likely to involve visiting customers to hold technical discussions and provide technical services on existing and new applications)  Qualifications & Experiences Strong engineering backgroundProficient in interpreting drawings and measurement techniques.Demonstrates strong teamwork abilities.Possesses effective communication skills.  What we can offer Pension - match contribution from 4% - 10%Life Assurance – 2x annual salary rising to 4 x if join Company pension.Free parking on all sitesFree refreshments provided.An entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holiday. For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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Maintenance Engineer
FMCG
Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
£45k - 46k per year
Permanent
Role: Maintenance EngineerLocation: IlkestonSalary: £45,864 plus benefits 4 on 4 off, 07:00 - 19:00 42 hours per weekThis is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join an established manufacturing company based in SomercotesThis market leading manufacturing business, operating primarily within the building/construction industry.Main responsibilities: Maintenance of DC motors and associated drivesMaintenance of process control equipmentElectrical installations and/or mechanical installation workCarrying out planned and preventative maintenance systems (mechanical and electrical)Breakdown maintenance involving fault finding on industrial and process control systemsCarry out electrical and mechanical repairs on PVCu extrusion plant and equipmentLiaison with contractors and suppliersOrdering of new/replacement equipmentIssuing of work permits Qualifications, experience and skills: Significant Electrical and Mechanical installation and maintenance experience gained in a manufacturing environmentUnderstand and interpret mechanical and electrical drawingsMaintenance and repair of PLC systemsDriving license Benefits: Minimum 25 days paid leave each yearFree Healthcare plan for all employeesEnhanced Maternity and Paternity benefitFree Life Assurance Plan of 3x your Annual SalaryOption to join the company Share Save Scheme at discounted rates, and share in our company successEmployee discount on productsA blend of training, including e-learning and on the job training to help your career developmentExcellent opportunities to grow and progress your career25 days holiday plus national holidays For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.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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Production Technician
Automotive & Motorsport
Knowsley, Merseyside, England
£33k - 34k per year
Permanent
Role: Machine Operator                                              Location: KnowsleySalary: £34,000Shift Pattern: 3 shiftPermanent PositionThis is an excellent opportunity for a Machine Operator to join an established engineering business in the Knowsley.This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.Key Responsibilities: Production operation of surface grinder, flat lapping machine, autoclave and finishing bench Operate semi-automatic equipment using predetermined programmesQuality check parts before releasing to customers.Stripping of coating from Jigs / fixturesMaintain required control of jigging / fixtures to ensure readily available and placed in correct designated areaGoods Inwards inspection of received productsEnsure machines / Spray Booths are operated according to site and manufacturers recommendations Qualifications & Experiences: Engineering background, proficient in interpreting drawings.Demonstrates strong teamwork abilities.Possesses effective communication skills. Salary / package details: Pension - match contribution from 4% - 10%Life Assurance – 2x annual salary rising to 4 x if join Company pension.Free parking on all sitesFree refreshments provided.An entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holiday. For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.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.

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Maintenance Engineer
Automation
Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
£45k per year
Permanent
Role: Maintenance Engineer Location: Derby Salary: £45,000 plus benefits 4 on 4 off, 07:00 - 19:00, 42 hours per week This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join an established manufacturing company based in Derby. This market leading manufacturing business, operating primarily within the building/construction industry. Main responsibilities: Maintenance of DC motors and associated drives Maintenance of process control equipment Electrical installations and/or mechanical installation work Carrying out planned and preventative maintenance systems (mechanical and electrical) Breakdown maintenance involving fault finding on industrial and process control systems Carry out electrical and mechanical repairs on PVCu extrusion plant and equipment Liaison with contractors and suppliers Ordering of new/replacement equipment Issuing of work permits Qualifications, experience and skills: Significant Electrical and Mechanical installation and maintenance experience gained in a manufacturing environment Understand and interpret mechanical and electrical drawings Maintenance and repair of PLC systems Driving license Benefits: Minimum 25 days paid leave each year Free Healthcare plan for all employees Enhanced Maternity and Paternity benefit Free Life Assurance Plan of 3x your Annual Salary Option to join the company Share Save Scheme at discounted rates, and share in our company success Employee discount on products A blend of training, including e-learning and on the job training to help your career development Excellent opportunities to grow and progress your career 25 days holiday plus national holidays   For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv [email protected] Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors. We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few. For 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.

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Lab Technician
Aerospace & Defence
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, England
£30k per year
Permanent
Role: Lab Technician                                                 Location: StonehouseSalary: £30,000Shift: 7.30am – 4.30pm (7.30am – 12.30pm on Friday)Permanent PositionThis is an excellent opportunity for a Lab Technician to join an established engineering business in the Stonehouse.This market leading engineering company operates an international network of facilities serving a wide range of industries including aerospace, defence, automotive and oil & gas.Key Responsibilities: Organise and undertake the day to day running of the metallurgical laboratoryEvaluation of Internal and customer specified coated samples, by performing the following: Microscopy Metallurgical inspection, Microhardness testing, bend testing, tensile testing and micro samplingAnalyse and monitor lab dataProduce laboratory reportsReview and control Lab test procedures against latest revisions of customer specificationsEnsure Laboratory testing equipment are controlled and calibrated machines are operated according to site and manufacturers recommendationsConduct pressure testing of coated samples and customer products Qualifications & Experiences: Previous laboratory experienceEngineering background would be advantageous.Strong communication skills Salary / package details: Pension - match contribution from 4% - 10%Life Assurance – 2x annual salary rising to 4 x if join Company pension.Free parking on all sitesFree refreshments provided.An entitlement to full pay whilst off sick for a limited number of days (in addition to your statutory sick pay entitlement)25 days holiday plus national holiday. For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or [email protected] Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.ukOmega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancyOmega is an employment business specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Energy & Renewables and Tech sectors.