Author: Matt McGillicuddy

Dear customer, will you be my Valentine?

  Valentine’s day is often overlooked by B2B companies, especially those in the manufacturing sector. We ourselves have been guilty of this in the past, however, this year we would like to take get into the spirit of celebration and explain why Valentine’s Day (and what it stands for) is important to us as a company. The day may be synonymous with love heart emblazoned cards and teddy bears, but when you look past the chintzy gifts and focus on its deeper meaning, you realise that the celebration is actually about showing an appreciation for important relationships. The companies...

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Maintenance Electrician Vacancy

Maintenance Electrician vacancy –  Altrincham, Manchester We are looking for a time served Maintenance Electrician to join our maintenance team. This technician will carry out electrical & mechanical maintenance to maintain the plant & equipment in our foundry, fettling shop, machining facilities and heat treatment departments. Hours: The role is 37 hours a week and offers a before 5:00 pm finish Monday to Thursday, and a 1:00 pm finish every Friday. Mon – Thurs 08:00 – 16:30 and Fri 08:00 – 13:00. Salary: £ – Competitive   The role will involve: Carrying out repair and maintenance activities in line...

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Is Traditional Manufacturing Dead (Yet)?

Is traditional manufacturing dead yet?  Nearly a year has passed since we originally explored this question for the Aerospace Manufacturing Magazine. Over this 12 month period, there have been a plethora of blog posts, articles and news stories that have hailed the innovations and improvements in advance manufacturing. As additive manufacturing and advanced CNC machining continue to develop, traditional methods of manufacturing are becoming increasingly threatened. As these threats continue to mount, we ask the question again –  how much longer more traditional methods (like our investment casting process) can stay relevant in modern industry? Our Sales and Marketing Coordinator (the pen...

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Semi-skilled Operative Vacancy

We are currently looking for hard-working. Semi-skilled operatives to join our team in Altrincham and carry out technically demanding work in our lost wax investment casting foundry. Who we are looking for: We are looking for diligent, flexible individuals who are keen to become an integral part of our highly experienced manufacturing team. Suitable applicants will have worked in manufacturing previously; be able to work on their own initiative; work to high production standards; work at a fast pace with accuracy, will have good dexterity and excellent attention to detail. The role will involve working with metal, previous experience in this...

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