careers

Careers at Kent Introl

Finding and developing the right people has been key to the success of our business since 1967. We’re always keen to hear from people who feel they can contribute towards our future success. We’re based in Brighouse West Yorkshire, but our work is evident in installations across the globe. Selling into industries such as oil, gas, petrochemical and power calls for an uncompromising focus on quality and attention to detail.
  • Trainee Test Assistant / Labourer
    JOB DESCRIPTION

    Scope: To conduct pressure testing of valves, to also assist the R & D Design/ Test Engineers during their R&D activities in the Research & Development department, and general housekeeping duties of test facility.

     

    This test facility involves handling high pressures gases, cold and hot temperatures so requires good understanding to HSE hazards and adherence to established safe working practices with a high level of professionalism.

     

    Training will be given on the job covering all aspect of valve testing and the HSE policies of the company.

     

    Principal Duties:

    • With training and support, initially assisting in the day to day gas testing of production valves, after a suitable training period you will be able to conduct gas tests without supervision.
    • Maintaining an electronic log of the gas testing as it is completed, producing gas test data and certificates as and when required.
    • Cooperate with Third party witnessing inspectors in a professional manner.
    • Assisting R & D Engineers prepare for qualification testing e.g. PR2 Testing
    • Assisting R & D Engineers prepare for Environmental testing of valves
    • Assisting R & D Engineers prepare for Prototype valve testing.
    • Assisting R & D Engineers prepare for R & D Project tests.

     

    Other Duties:

    • Keeping the R & D Test and Flow Test areas, safe, clean and tidy.
    • General housekeeping of the R & D test facility.
    • Assisting the Special Test Department with general labouring tasks.
    • Maintaining a safe working ethic and environment.
    • Maintaining Spillage kits and eye protection cleaning products in Special test area.

     

     

    Skills and Experience:

    • A good listener and learner.
    • The ability to deal with all levels of staff.
    • The ability to take instruction and execute in a timely fashion.
    • Have good time management abilities.
    • The ability to work on your own initiative and unsupervised at times.
    • Have good understanding and ability for computer-based activities, demonstrate a good level competence of Microsoft Office Suite (Word/excel).
    • Professional manner and behaviour.

     

     

    Qualifications:

     

    A* – C GCSE, or BTEC equivalents, in Maths, English literature, English language and IT is essential.

    CONTRACT
    Full Time
    HOURS
    37 Hours per week
    LOCATION
    Brighouse
    HOW TO APPLY

    Please email your CV to Julie Kidman: Julie.Kidman@Kentintrol.com or post your CV to: Julie Kidman, KOSO Kent Introl, Armytage Road, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 1QF


  • Aftermarket Spares and Service Sales Engineer
    JOB DESCRIPTION

    Scope:  Co-ordination of aftermarket and service contracts from enquiry to completion.

     

    Principal Duties:

    • Completing spares and service quotations.
    • Order review/checklist completion and entry when required.
    • Expediting spares orders when necessary.
    • Completing SPIR in Kent Introl format and customer’s formats.
    • Providing support to the Service Engineers and Service Manager.

     

    Other Duties:

    • Co-ordination of aftermarket and service contracts from enquiry to completion.

     

    Skills and Experience:

    • A self motivated individual capable of working well within a team environment and on own initiative.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Organisation and planning.
    • Good working knowledge of Microsoft products including MS Power-point, MS Excel and MS Word.
    • Fully conversant with LN/PLM computer systems.
    • Sound Engineering background preferably within the Valves / instrumentation business.
    • Experience within a Service / Aftermarket environment would be an advantage.

     

     

    Qualifications:

    • Engineering related qualification or apprentice trained in Engineering.
    CONTRACT
    Full Time
    HOURS
    37 Hours per week
    LOCATION
    Brighouse
    HOW TO APPLY

    Please email your CV to Julie Kidman: Julie.Kidman@Kentintrol.com or post your CV to: Julie Kidman, KOSO Kent Introl, Armytage Road, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 1QF


  • QA Engineer
    JOB DESCRIPTION

    Scope: Deputise for the QHSE Manager and primarily responsible for QA contract review, review of customer specifications, and generation of ITP’s, and amendments to ITP’s. QA Final inspection of completed valves as required.

     

    Principal Duties:

    • Enquiry and order review for quality requirements.
    • Generation and amendment of Inspection and Test Plans and Quality plans.
    • Attending and contributing at customer meetings, Bid clarifications and order kick-off meetings.
    • Ensuring certification and documentation is supplied in accordance with customer requirements.
    • QA Final inspection of completed valves including Subsea Choke Valves, and API Monogrammed Valves.
    • QA internal and customer interface for product realisation.
    • Maintain consistent interface with all departments.
    • QA Supplier and Internal audits to relevant ISO and Industry standards.
    • Deputise for the QHSE Manager

     

    Other Duties:

    • PMI and Ferrite testing
    • Assistance with review and update of QHSE procedures and working instructions.
    • Assistance with the Completion, Control, Review, Monitoring and Resolution of Customer Complaints, Preventative and Corrective Actions, Improvement Processes, Systems and Projects, Supplier non-conformances and Internal non-conformances.
    • Assistance when requested with the Development, Review and Control of Customer Audits, Third Party Audits, Customer and Supplier Interface, Communication and Specification and Certification and Documentation.
    • Review and maintenance of welding procedures and qualifications in line with international standards and customer specifications.
    • Assistance with Maintenance of the QMS with regards to ISO 9000, API Accreditation and PED Approval
    • Assistance with data analysis of QA related statistics and performance measures and review of Non-conformance data
    • Compliance with Company Standards, Policies and Procedures.
    • Assisting with the achievement, recording, monitoring and measurement of QHSE KPIs.
    • Assisting colleagues within the department at busy periods and during vacations.
    • Other duties as required by the department.

     

    Skills and Experience:

    • A very good understanding of materials and manufacturing processes
    • Knowledge and understanding of relevant codes and standards i.e. ASME, NACE, API, ASTM, PED.
    • High level of computer literacy
    • Problem solving skills
    • Effective communicator at all levels
    • Self motivated
    • Organisational ability
    • FMEA and 8D would be an advantage

     

    Qualifications:

    • Degree in relevant subject
    • 4-5 year experience
    • Internal Auditor TrainedScope: Deputise for the QHSE Manager and primarily responsible for QA contract review, review of customer specifications, and generation of ITP’s, and amendments to ITP’s. QA Final inspection of completed valves as required.

       

      Principal Duties:

      • Enquiry and order review for quality requirements.
      • Generation and amendment of Inspection and Test Plans and Quality plans.
      • Attending and contributing at customer meetings, Bid clarifications and order kick-off meetings.
      • Ensuring certification and documentation is supplied in accordance with customer requirements.
      • QA Final inspection of completed valves including Subsea Choke Valves, and API Monogrammed Valves.
      • QA internal and customer interface for product realisation.
      • Maintain consistent interface with all departments.
      • QA Supplier and Internal audits to relevant ISO and Industry standards.
      • Deputise for the QHSE Manager

       

      Other Duties:

      • PMI and Ferrite testing
      • Assistance with review and update of QHSE procedures and working instructions.
      • Assistance with the Completion, Control, Review, Monitoring and Resolution of Customer Complaints, Preventative and Corrective Actions, Improvement Processes, Systems and Projects, Supplier non-conformances and Internal non-conformances.
      • Assistance when requested with the Development, Review and Control of Customer Audits, Third Party Audits, Customer and Supplier Interface, Communication and Specification and Certification and Documentation.
      • Review and maintenance of welding procedures and qualifications in line with international standards and customer specifications.
      • Assistance with Maintenance of the QMS with regards to ISO 9000, API Accreditation and PED Approval
      • Assistance with data analysis of QA related statistics and performance measures and review of Non-conformance data
      • Compliance with Company Standards, Policies and Procedures.
      • Assisting with the achievement, recording, monitoring and measurement of QHSE KPIs.
      • Assisting colleagues within the department at busy periods and during vacations.
      • Other duties as required by the department.

       

      Skills and Experience:

      • A very good understanding of materials and manufacturing processes
      • Knowledge and understanding of relevant codes and standards i.e. ASME, NACE, API, ASTM, PED.
      • High level of computer literacy
      • Problem solving skills
      • Effective communicator at all levels
      • Self motivated
      • Organisational ability
      • FMEA and 8D would be an advantage

       

      Qualifications:

      • Degree in relevant subject
      • 4-5 year experience
      • Internal Auditor Trained
    CONTRACT
    Full Time
    HOURS
    37 Hours per week
    LOCATION
    Brighouse
    HOW TO APPLY

    Please email your CV to Julie Kidman: Julie.Kidman@Kentintrol.com or post your CV to: Julie Kidman, KOSO Kent Introl, Armytage Road, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 1QF


Your skills might lie in our core competencies of engineering and manufacturing, or other functions such as sales, marketing or administration. Vacancies will appear on the website from time to time, but we also welcome speculative applications from the right calibre of people. If you have experience of the industrial valve sector and feel that you exhibit our shared values of engineering quality, continuous improvement and customer focus, we’d be delighted to hear from you.

Your skills might lie in our core competencies of engineering and manufacturing, or other functions such as sales, marketing or administration. Vacancies will appear on the website from time to time, but we also welcome speculative applications from the right calibre of people. If you have experience of the industrial valve sector and feel that you exhibit our shared values of engineering quality, continuous improvement and customer focus, we’d be delighted to hear from you.

Apprenticeship scheme
With a sustained skills shortage in the UK’s engineering sector, we invest in two apprenticeships a year. This gives great opportunities for learning and growth to promising newcomers to our industry. Our apprenticeships give them early exposure to the dynamic, challenging sectors we operate in, as well as the support and guidance of their more experienced peers.
Apprenticeship scheme
With a sustained skills shortage in the UK’s engineering sector, we invest in two apprenticeships a year. This gives great opportunities for learning and growth to promising newcomers to our industry. Our apprenticeships give them early exposure to the dynamic, challenging sectors we operate in, as well as the support and guidance of their more experienced peers.
Working at kent introl
With a global base of customers that demand the very best from our company and our products, we offer a wide range of opportunities for our employees. We have a proven track record of responding to new challenges and meeting the very specific needs of our customers. Without our highly-skilled, focused team, it would not have been possible to achieve such a reputation in our chosen sectors.
Contact the experts today
Tel: +44 (0)1484 710311 | Email: info@kentintrol.com
Contact the experts today
Tel: +44 (0)1484 710311
Email: info@kentintrol.com
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