Innovation

CAD Technician Full-time

As a fast-growing global organisation, Invertek Drives is dedicated to developing cutting edge technologies for integration into future generations of our world – renowned Optidrive product range.

Based at our Welshpool Head Office, Invertek Drives are seeking to appoint an CAD Technician reporting to the CAD Manager in our small E-CAD/M-CAD design team, your role will include, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for generating and maintaining a full and comprehensive product library of 3D product assemblies and simplified space models suitable for virtual environments
  • Supporting CAD Design Engineers producing detailed 2D drawings using geometric tolerancing and drawing standards within a PDM system
  • Performing first article inspections of new component parts and assemblies
  • Liaising with Sales, Technical Support and Service Departments
  • Working closely with our Quality Department
  • Prepare and print rapid prototyping files
  • Construct concepts and prototype models

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A suitable Engineering qualification with a basic understanding of AC Drives
  • Experience producing detailed engineering drawings
  • Proficient using SolidWorks drawings and assemblies is essential
  • Proficient in use of Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop or equivalent
  • Good IT skills: Excel and word are essential
  • Good organisation skills with high attention to detail
  • Experience with EPLAN beneficial but not essential
  • Ability to work to deadlines as part of a small fast moving team or working alone within the team

Apply to: Ruth Williams, HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email ruth.williams@invertek.co.uk

Product Development Engineers and Technicians Full-time

As a fast growing global organisation, Invertek Drives is dedicated to developing cutting edge technologies for integration into future generations of our world – our renowned Optidrive product range.

Based at our Welshpool Head Office, Invertek Drives are seeking to appoint a range of design engineers and technicians to work as part of a highly motivated and progressive Innovation team to help develop the next generation range of products. Ideal candidates should have a background in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with experience and knowledge of AC variable speed drives.

Working as members of the Innovation team, roles for individuals with the following skills are available:

  • Design, simulation and test of electronic and/or power electronics circuits
  • Working with other team members to optimise mechanical designs and ensure compliance with relevant standards
  • Embedded software development for drives applications
  • Ethernet-based communications software and hardware development
  • PC software and Smartphone App development
  • Development of product Test and Verification Systems
  • Test and verification of products
  • Good team working skills are essential

Invertek is committed to working with the best people possible and as such is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Apply to: Head of HR, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Notes to Applicants

  • Applications by email are preferred.
  • The company very rarely use recruitment agencies and headhunters. For outstanding candidates, agencies should arrange for candidates to make direct contact.
Embedded C Development Engineer Full-time

As a fast-growing global organisation, Invertek Drives is dedicated to developing cutting edge technologies for integration into future generations of our world – renowned Optidrive product range.

Based at our Welshpool Head Office, Invertek Drives are seeking to appoint an Embedded C Development Engineer, working as part of the Innovation team the role will include, but not limited to:

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Development of embeddediIndustrial communication interface modules and microcontroller-based hardware design and development with a focus on fieldbus communications
  • Help define hardware and firmware architecture
  • Maintain products through various stages of their lifecycle
  • Develop a strong understanding of the systems we use and learn new technologies to help advance our applications

Essential Requirements:

  • A degree in relevant software or electronics discipline
  • Strong Embedded C Programming skills (MISRA, Secure coding practices etc)
  • Experience with V-Cycle and Agile Development methodologies
  • Experience with version control software (SVN preferred)
  • Good communication and teamworking skills

Essential to have

  • Familiarity with C# programming for development of support and test tools
  • Familiarity with Serial communication protocols (Modbus RTU), USB and Bluetooth
  • Familiarity with Industrial Communication Protocols (EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, EtherCAT etc)
  • Familiarity with PLC programming (CoDeSys, Rockwell, Siemens)

Invertek is committed to working with the best people possible and as such is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Apply to: Ruth Williams, HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Innovation Technician Full-time

As a fast-growing global organisation, Invertek Drives is dedicated to developing cutting edge technologies for integration into future generations of our world – renowned Optidrive product range.

Based at our Welshpool Head Office, Invertek Drives are seeking to appoint an Innovation Technician, reporting to the Product Integrity Manager your role will include, but not limited to:

  • Drive type testing to validate new designs.
  • Producing detailed reports.
  • Building prototype and NPI PCBs, drives and assemblies.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A background in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with experience and knowledge of AC Drives.
  • Ideally qualified BTEC (or higher), undergoing qualification in Electronic Engineering or the prerequisites to do so.
  • Good IT skills: Excel and word are essential.
  • Good organisation skills with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to learn and gain experience working closely with the Design team.

Invertek is committed to working with the best people possible and as such is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Apply to: HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Graduates

Graduate Trainee Full-time

Invertek Drives is seeking to appoint a Graduate Trainee. The successful graduate will join an exciting graduate training programme, developing their technical and interpersonal skills.

The Ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree of 2:2 or higher, preferably within Engineering, Physics, Computing or Maths.
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to build relationships
  • Ambition, with a drive to succeed within the company
  • Ability to work independently

Invertek is committed to working with the best people possible and as such is offering a competitive salary.

Apply to: HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Notes to Applicants

  • Applications by email are preferred.
  • The company very rarely use recruitment agencies and headhunters. For outstanding candidates, agencies should arrange for candidates to make direct contact.

Manufacturing & Logistics

Logistics Operative Full-time

We are looking for a reliable, hardworking, team player who works well on their own initiative to join our Logistics Team.

Duties will include working in the warehouse, despatch, options manufacturing & goods inward quality areas, and any other duties that may be required, as per the needs of the business. Applicants will be numerate, have an eye for detail, computer literate and be willing to help those around them.

Previous logistics experience preferred, but not essential.

  • Shifts: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm rotating weekly
  • Start date: Immediate

Apply to: HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Notes to Applicants

  • Applications by email are preferred.
  • The company very rarely use recruitment agencies and headhunters. For outstanding candidates, agencies should arrange for candidates to make direct contact.
Assembly Production Operative

Invertek Drives is a rapidly growing global organisation, dedicated to developing and manufacturing cutting edge technologies for integration into future generations of our world renowned Optidrive product range.

Based in Welshpool, Invertek Drives are recruiting for a full time skilled Electronics Assembly Operative within our production team.

We are looking for a reliable, hardworking, team player who works well on their own initiative and to high standards.

Skills required as follows:

  • Good manual dexterity to undertake intricate soldering and/or product assembly functions
  • To perform work with consistently high levels of quality
  • Ability to following written and picture based build manuals
  • Applicants will be numerate, have an eye for detail, computer literate and be willing to help those around them.
  • Previous electronics assembly experience will be advantageous

Hours of Work:

Shifts: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm rotating weekly

Start date: Immediate

Apply to: Ruth Williams - HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email ruth.williams@invertek.co.uk

Sales & Marketing

Product ManagerFull-time

Invertek Drives is seeking to appoint a Product Manager to take responsibility for all aspects of its product range. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in Product Management and will play a key role in helping to grow the product portfolio to support the company’s ambitious expansion plans.

Working as part of the Sales & Marketing team the role will involve:

  • Managing the technical and commercial aspects of a product range or ranges
  • Producing product specification documentation, and working with customers to agree the content
  • Managing the project through to final production, ensuring that the final product matches the intended spec
  • Presenting to both commercial and technically biased audiences the features and benefits

Skills and experience:

  • A suitable Engineering qualification
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience working in the Variable Speed Drives Industry
  • Excellent customer facing skills
  • Capable of working as part of a fast moving team, and working to deadlines either as part of the team or alone

Invertek is committed to working with the best people possible and as such is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Apply to: HR Manager, Invertek Drives Ltd, Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 8JF or email hr@invertek.co.uk

Notes to Applicants

  • Applications by email are preferred.
  • The company very rarely use recruitment agencies and headhunters. For outstanding candidates, agencies should arrange for candidates to make direct contact.
CRM Developer Full-time

PTC EMEIA stands for an established global designer, manufacturer, and supplier of drives, custom drive solutions, industrial gearboxes, electrical motors and variable frequency drives. As part of Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI), Japan, our companies in EMEIA offer almost 100 years of drive technology know-how and expertise on motors and variable frequency drives. With locations in most of the Western European countries, India, China, US and Canada, our home is the EMEIA market, serving customers around the globe.

As we are extending our CRM tool (Salesforce) in EMEIA, we are currently looking for a CRM Developer.

You develop, test, implement and integrate specific solutions in the Salesforce Enterprise Cloud, going from user interface to backend.

  • You design and test new ideas and concepts.
  • When new releases or updates are launched, you support our Salesforce users on the adoption of this new functionality. You help developing training and documentation and act as third level support for our (key) users and CRM Project Manager/architect.
  • When developing system features, you balance between ‘out of the box’ solutions and hard coding.
  • You implement data integrations with third-party systems.

What we’re looking for:

  • you have a training or professional experience in computer sciences.
  • you like to work cross regional, cross departmental
  • you have a solid developer experience in Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Field Service Lightning and Pardot
  • you have in-depth knowledge of web and backend development with object-oriented programming languages via Salesforce Developer Console (APEX Classes, APEX Triggers, Visualforce, Integrations API Web Services SOAP/REST in combination with JSON
  • You have experience in the conception of data integrations
  • you’re curious and have strong analytical thinking skills in combination with solution orientation and a pragmatic and user-oriented approach
  • you’re fluent in English

At PTC in EMEIA, we are looking for people who share our passion for technology. Whether you work in engineering, sales, production or one off the support functions, it is in our DNA to put our customers first and provide them with solutions to make a difference. We also strongly believe that diversity makes us stronger. It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from, it’s your talent and attitude that make the difference.

We offer

Choosing for PTC EMEIA means choosing for an international company that offers challenging jobs with autonomy, an attractive compensation with extra-legal benefits, an informal atmosphere and attention for your personal and professional development.

Interested?

Send your application to joris.blommaerts@shi-g.com before May 7th 2021. Need more information on the content of the jobs, you can contact Stephan Hanfstängl (Stephan.hanfstaengl@shi-g.com).

CRM Project Manager/Architect Full-time

PTC EMEIA stands for an established global designer, manufacturer, and supplier of drives, custom drive solutions, industrial gearboxes, electrical motors and variable frequency drives. As part of Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI), Japan, our companies in EMEIA offer almost 100 years of drive technology know-how and expertise on motors and variable frequency drives. With locations in most of the Western European countries, India, China, US and Canada, our home is the EMEIA market, serving customers around the globe.

As we are extending our CRM tool (Salesforce) in EMEIA, we are currently looking for a CRM project manager/architect.

As our CRM project manager/architect, you will support our existing CRM system (Salesforce) and plan, design and manage projects to further enhance this tool. You will work closely with the business to ensure our solutions meet the business requirements.

  • The projects you will work on allow our colleague across all PTC EMEIA companies to access all relevant customer information from anywhere, anytime, on any device.
  • You develop reports and dashboards that help drive our business
  • You design and test new ideas and concepts.
  • When new releases or updates are launched, you support our Salesforce users on the adoption of this new functionality. You develop training and documentation and act as (second level) support for our (key) users.

What we’re looking for:

  • you’re excellent at communicating and presenting your ideas and concepts to your stakeholders.
  • you like to work cross regional, cross departmental
  • you have some experience in sales, service or marketing and preferably in working in a Salesforce environment
  • you’re curious and have strong analytical thinking skills in combination with solution orientation
  • you’re fluent in English
  • you don’t mind traveling

At PTC in EMEIA, we are looking for people who share our passion for technology. Whether you work in engineering, sales, production or one off the support functions, it is in our DNA to put our customers first and provide them with solutions to make a difference. We also strongly believe that diversity makes us stronger. It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from, it’s your talent and attitude that make the difference.

We offer

Choosing for PTC EMEIA means choosing for an international company that offers challenging jobs with autonomy, an attractive compensation with extra-legal benefits, an informal atmosphere and attention for your personal and professional development.

Interested?

Send your application to joris.blommaerts@shi-g.com before May 7th 2021. Need more information on the content of the jobs, you can contact Stephan Hanfstängl (Stephan.hanfstaengl@shi-g.com).

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