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If you are looking for an ambitious organisation that values its people and provides you with an opportunity to grow and succeed in the expanding world of zero-emission vehicles, then we want to hear from you.

We pride ourselves on not only developing innovative solutions to help deliver a greener future but also developing our dedicated and diverse team of people. From competitive salaries to exciting career progression, we work hard to ensure the well-being and satisfaction of our talented and empowered workforce.

We are always looking for talented and motivated individuals to join us on our journey. If you are interested in joining us, register your CV and contact details with our HR department by emailing employment@graysonts.com today.

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Material Planner

Office based
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Full Time
£ – Competitive

Material Planner

Full Time
£ – Competitive
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Office based
As a leading supplier of pioneering heating and cooling solutions, our innovations are helping commercial automotive manufacturers to develop ground-breaking new zero-emission vehicles. From our Birmingham-based HQ, we design, manufacture, supply and service everything from battery thermal management systems to HVAC heat pump systems to some of the best-known OEMs and operators across the world. Despite having grown over more than 40 years to become a global organisation with sites across the UK, USA and Europe, we remain a family-owned business that truly values our people.

Job Overview

We are now searching for an organised and deadline-driven Material Planner to join our five-strong team and offer total support in a varied and fast-paced environment. This role will require you to interpret manufacturing demands using an MRP computerised system; ensure orders are scheduled either monthly or weekly; place spot purchase orders; give the supply base the correct lead times; and, where possible, ensure components are delivered on-time to prevent line stoppages on the Production Floor. In the event of non-delivery, you would report to the Materials Manager, and propose methods to improve supplier delivery, or coach the supplier to improve removing any road blocks in your path. You would also ensure the system is correct to ensure administration queries do not occur.

Responsibilities

  • Review MRP reports, automatically creating purchase orders / schedules to be e-mailed or faxed to suppliers
  • Review acknowledgements from suppliers, ensuring deliveries are on-time
  • Warn Production of any delays ensuring product can be re-planned and customers are pre-warned of delays
  • Review Production Plans and check Build Plan Shortages and Material Availability Reports to identify future problems
  • Review outstanding orders to ensure stock levels and valuation are reduced ensuring a reducing throughput in days between material arrival and system dispatch
  • Review purchase orders that are due to ensure on-time delivery will be achieved
  • Review overdue orders with suppliers daily and hourly if needed
  • Update Production Stoppage Report with relevant information
  • Report back to the Materials Manager with issues
  • Interrogate supplier recovery plans to ensure consistent supply
  • Refer any supplier price increases back to Buyer to re-negotiate
  • Ensure Material Budget each month is met or beaten

Experience

  • Worked in an environment of sourcing materials or components
  • Experience of an MRP system previously / interpreting demands off a report or screen
  • Excellent communication skills – ability to use vocal and email communication effectively
  • Good relationship building
  • Good IT skills working with bespoke computer systems like SAP or similar and proficient with MS Office
  • Organised and able to manage various tasks and tight deadlines
  • Able to work flexibly and in a positive manner
  • Ability to think on your feet and ability to learn quickly
  • Determined and persuasive with ability to build good relationships

Our offer to you

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working policy
  • Remote working option after probationary period
  • Free on-site parking
  • Professional development and training

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To apply, provide your full name and email address, along with your CV

Production Planner

Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Full Time
£ – Competitive

Production Planner

Full Time
£ – Competitive
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
As a leading supplier of pioneering heating and cooling solutions, our innovations are helping commercial automotive manufacturers to develop ground-breaking new zero-emission vehicles. From our Birmingham-based HQ, we design, manufacture, supply and service everything from battery thermal management systems to HVAC heat pump systems to some of the best-known OEMs and operators across the world. Despite having grown over more than 40 years to become a global organisation with sites across the UK, USA and Europe, we remain a family-owned business that truly values our people.

Job Overview

We are now searching for an experienced and organised Production Planner to work within the planning team and act as the specialised planner for our fabrication site. The role will involve converting master schedules into achievable, localised plans using our ERP systems and supporting the successful execution of these plans.

Responsibilities

  • Interpreting master schedules into suitable, efficient localised plans
  • Working with the production teams daily to support schedule adherence
  • Release of works orders using ERP automation where possible
  • Checking integrity of works order documentation and ERP data
  • Working with production management to understand and overcome constraints
  • Subcontractor coordination
  • Responding to changes to plan
  • Collection of routing data
  • Assisting with output and adherence reporting
  • Collaboration with site management on process control, training and documentation on tasks related to ERP and works order management
  • Reporting and responding to schedule issues and requests
  • Promotion of system best practice
  • Supporting customer feedback
  • Recording downtime and lost production hours
  • Internal auditing of planning and ERP related process

Experience

  • Experience of working within a manufacturing or fabrication environment in a relevant business area (e.g. planning, operations)
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
  • Understanding of ISO 9001:2015
  • Microsoft Office, particularly excel
  • Strong communicator and ability to negotiate with relevant stakeholders (sales, operations, supply chain)
  • Preferably college educated or holder of qualifications relevant to position 5 GCSE’s, Math and English without exception (Non-UK equivalents considered)

Our offer to you

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working policy
  • Remote working option after the probationary period
  • Professional development and training
  • Training plan covering ERP system and regular training days with external ERP consultant
  • Free on-site parking

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Project Engineer

Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Full Time
£ – Competitive

Project Engineer

Full Time
£ – Competitive
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
As a leading supplier in the on-highway and off-highway sectors, our heating, cooling and air conditioning systems are helping companies develop new technologies in the ever-developing zero-emission space. From our Birmingham-based HQ, we design, manufacture, supply and service everything from battery thermal management systems to HVAC heat pump systems to some of the best-known OEMs and operators across the world. Despite having grown over more than 40 years to become a global organisation, with sites across the UK, USA and Europe, and manufacturing facilities totalling 140,000 square feet, we remain a family-owned business that truly values our people

Job Overview

We are now searching for a talented Project Engineer who wants to expand their capabilities, have greater engagement with customers and have project ownership. Working with sales to develop enquires into projects, you will be responsible for capturing and consolidating requirements into design concepts, achieving sign off and then taking the project through to delivery. The role will see you liaise with the relevant sections of engineering and the wider business to ensure buy-in to the concept proposal and the commitments on timing and resource, and maintain relevant project documentation to support status and progress reviews. During this process, you will be the point of contact for the customer on all technical issues, supported by the account manager on the commercial aspects. You will be expected to become knowledgeable on all GTS products from a project engineering perspective, and work closely with the customer engineering division to ensure documentation is developed and shared. This role will be office based with the requirement to visit customers worldwide. You will need to be professional, technically competent and able to work independently.

Responsibilities

  • Technical documentation for quotation
  • Concept design creation and documentation
  • Definition and management of deliverables against a project
  • Project cost forecasting, monitoring and management
  • Test plan specification
  • Installation approval
  • Application documentation
  • Customer management
  • Customer technical support
  • Management of direct workload and indirect workload

Experience

  • Industry experience in a Mechanical/Electrical Engineering environment
  • 3D CAD competence, concept design and manufacturing process awareness
  • Customer management, maintaining and building relationships
  • Drawing and document control, internally and externally
  • ERP/MRP for BOM development and management
  • Test procedures, definition and review
  • System testing, using standard test equipment and data logging equipment
  • An Engineering degree or HND with demonstrable experience
  • You have a minimum of 5 years of experience in this type of industry
  • You have experience using SolidWorks or similar in a work environment
  • Thermal, HVAC or refrigeration experience, preferably for commercial automotive sectors
  • Basic electrical knowledge, high voltage 3 phase, 24V circuits would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of BEV or HEV systems

Our offer to you

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working policy
  • Remote working option after probationary period
  • Free on-site parking
  • Professional development and training

Apply Now

To apply, provide your full name and email address, along with your CV

Aftermarket Service Administrator

Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Full Time
£ – Competitive

Aftermarket Service Administrator

Full Time
£ – Competitive
Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Office based (Office based initially with opportunity to work from home)
As a leading supplier in the on-highway and off-highway sectors, our thermal management and HVAC systems are helping companies develop new technologies in the ever-developing zero-emission space. From our Birmingham-based HQ, we design, manufacture, supply and service everything from battery thermal management systems to HVAC heat pump systems to some of the best-known OEMs and operators across the world. Despite having grown over more than 40 years to become a global organisation, with sites across the UK, USA and Europe, and manufacturing facilities totalling 140,000 square feet, we remain a family-owned business that truly values our people.

Job Overview

We are now searching for an enthusiastic and dedicated Aftermarket Service Administrator who excels in customer service. As an Aftermarket Service Administrator, you will be the first point of contact for external customers and the wider business. Excellent communication will be key as you liaise with team members at different levels and handle incoming calls from customers needing advice and support. You must demonstrate good attention to detail when carrying out administrative processing whilst working in a fast-paced and fun working environment.

Responsibilities

  • To assist and support the Parts Division, as well as offer support to parts customers. Processing orders, liaising with manufacturing, creating required reports
  • Manage service contracts obtained by the External Sales Team, including working with depots to book works and plan engineers’ workload effectively
  • To be seen as a main contact for designated customers, including building a good rapport with customers and ensuring the contract is running smoothly and is invoiced correctly
  • To process works as quickly and efficiently as possible using Protean software, ensuring the contracts are up to date, the customers are invoiced correctly and the department target is achieved
  • To assist with booking, planning and processing of additional works outside of contracted customers
  • To take incoming calls for Grayson Thermal System and Thermal King warranty, offering advice on required parts processing call-outs, organising parts, liaising with the warranty department

Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant sales/customer services related experience
  • Evidence of administration experience
  • At least 12 months of relevant account management experience
  • Ability to work to and meet deadlines
  • IT-related qualifications

Our offer to you

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible working policy
  • Remote working option after probationary period
  • Free on-site parking
  • Professional development and training

Apply Now

To apply, provide your full name and email address, along with your CV

1978 – 2023

45 years of growth

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