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.
  • Senior Product Engineer
    JOB DESCRIPTION

    Scope: The product engineer focuses on the continued development of existing products, extending product lifecycles through modifications, for new and existing applications. The role may require the completion of principle duties as part of the wider engineering team. This may include the production of designs and bills of material for production contracts, for development of new products, research into new technologies or equipment, technical support and management of specific products for defined applications. Duties will include those responsibilities as below;

     

    Principal Duties:

     

    Senior Product Engineer

    • Product development of control & choke valves including best practice and design for manufacture
    • Development and management of the product matrix
    • Development of engineering rules i.e. EOI,SOI and standard layouts
    • Support sales at enquiry stage
    • Designing, calculations for and detailing of complex control & choke valves
    • Production of bills of material
    • Review of product related NCNs identifying corrective and preventative actions
    • Involvement in customer kick off meetings/bid clarifications as required
    • Training of all engineers in product developments/changes/NCN’s
    • Support cost reduction of the product
    • Management and completion of process improvements to support the company NCN process
    • Completion of risk registers and identifying corrective and preventative actions for known risks
    • Form part of product governance team with Head of Engineering
    • Supporting customer and standard based audits

     

     

    General Skills and Experience:

    • Experienced user of CAD 2D and 3D (AutoCAD & Inventor preferable)
    • Competent in use of Windows MS Office, (PLM & LN experience is preferred but not essential).
    • Working experience in an engineering office environment
    • Accomplished communicator written and verbal.
    • 5+ years’ experience of appropriate engineering discipline ideally in valves
    • Understanding of manufacturing and assembly practices for pressure related equipment
    • Previous working experience of Control / Choke design.
    • Awareness of competitor products.
    • Can take the lead on problem solving activities
    • Detailed knowledge of valve standards B16.34, ASME VIII etc
    • Awareness and drive to meet company timescales

     

     

    Qualifications:

    • HNC (or HND) in Engineering as part of apprenticeship
    • Or Bachelor’s degree (or similar) in engineering discipline
    CONTRACT
    Full Time
    HOURS
    37 Hours
    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


  • CNC Operator
    JOB DESCRIPTION

     

    CNC operator for Mazak Quick Turn Lathes.  The position requires apprentice-trained metal machinists with CNC Programming Skills.  Knowledge of Mazatrol Smooth G control systems would be a particular advantage.

    CONTRACT
    Fu
    HOURS
    35.3/4 Hours
    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


  • Graduate Buyer
    JOB DESCRIPTION

     

    Scope: To develop skills and competencies relevant to the specific function of purchasing as part of a 2-year graduate training plan. Responsible for the quality, price and delivery of purchased goods against planned deliveries ensuring all requirements are achieved to meet both business and customer expectations.

     

    Principal Duties:

     

    • Raising of request for quotations and generation of purchase orders with most competitive suppliers to satisfy business expectations.
    • Working closely with all operational teams; project management, production control, machining, assembly, quality and engineering to ensure continuity of suppliers.
    • Maintaining item procurement data and internal key performance indicator monitoring systems.
    • Ensure that order acknowledgments and supplier updates are maintained, and any alterations are reflected with the business ERP system.
    • Expediting of supplier documentation deliverables.

    Other Duties:

     

    • Maintaining individual development log
    • Comply with business health, safety and environment legislation at all the time.
    • Follow non-conformance and corrective action plan process.
    • Any additional duties deemed appropriate which are in withing the job holder capabilities.

    Skills and Experience:

     

    • Demonstrable experience of procurement in engineering manufacturing
    • Ability to foster relationships with suppliers
    • Excellent negotiation, teamwork and interpersonal skills

    Qualifications:

               

    • Batchelors degree (or equivalent) in a business management discipline

    Graduate programme:

               

    • Training towards CIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing) qualification
    CONTRACT
    Full Time
    HOURS
    37 Hours
    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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