Calling all Candidates!

Calling all Candidates!

Bluestones Staffing  is looking to build a database of candidates for all areas and locations.

With our Head Office in Belfast and Satellite offices in Lisburn, Newtownabbey & Cookstown, we will be holding interviews in each of the above locations.

We would like expressions of interests from:

HGV 1 , 2 and 7.5 tonne Drivers

Warehouse Operatives

Forklift Drivers

Production operatives

General operatives

Administration Staff

When applying please advise if you are looking temporary or permanent employment and Salary expections.

Bluestones Staffing are building a database of candidates looking to gain employment or who want temporary ad hoc work.  We are currently working with a number of clients seeking staff within all of the above sectors.

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Metallurgist / Process Engineer

Bluestones Staffing is working with a leading Manufacturing client in Swinton / Manchester.

We are recruiting for Metallurgist / Process Engineer if you are looking for a new and exciting role with a company that is growing and has great advancement opportunities then this could be the role for you.

Summary:

You will work primarily within a small specialised team that manufacture, design and develop new, award winning, magnesium alloys used for bioresorbable implants (SynerMag). The market is growing rapidly for this novel technology and new processes are required to ensure volume, cost and quality requirements are met for customer programmes. Your role will be to support the Sector Manager to develop and implement new processes for the SynerMag manufacturing facility. This role requires a strong metallurgical background, understanding how the manufacturing process can influence product performance. Quality and cost are a key requirement. As the SynerMag Process engineer, you will be the Sector Managers’s eyes and ears to the manufacturing processes. You will be tasked to discover and define areas with potential improvement and have the freedom to recommend, design and create new processes to ensure the operational objectives are met.

The SynerMag team is a small multi-functional team; therefore you will be working closing with all its members ranging from commercial, manufacturing, quality and alloy development. You will also be required to carry out process improvement programmes in the larger business programmes which include Formula 1, aerospace and oil & gas.

Main responsibilities:

  •  You will be the Manufacturing team’s technical advisory for any issues and problems.
  • Fully responsible for understanding how the manufacturing process affects product performance and quality. Ensuring all process changes continue to meet quality objectives.
  • Fully responsible for recommending new process designs and modifications to improve product quality and manufacturing costs.
  • Work with Engineering team to design and specify new capital equipment for these new processes
  • Work with Engineering team to install new Capital equipment
  • Work with Alloy development metallurgist to industrialise new alloys, bringing them from lab to commercial scale.
  • Work with operations team to improve product and process in any of the company’s other product range as required.

Qualifications:

  • Degree level qualification in Materials or metallurgy.

or

  • Degree level qualification in science discipline with MSc/Phd in a metals/materials related area.

Experience

  • Writing up and reporting technical documents
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy in written communications

Skills and Knowledge

  • Excellent scientific method
  • Ability to plan experiments and form rational technical arguments
  • Be able to independently gather/research new knowledge to solve problems

Personal Attributes

  •   Self-motivated with ability to use own initiative, prioritise tasks and work well under pressure.
  •  Must be able to work well with a wide range of people.
  • Creative mind – good problem solving
  • Adaptability, understanding sources of different information from a range of  engineering/science areas
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Professional approach to work and when dealing with internal and external customers.
  • Team player who demonstrates a high level of commitment, adopts a flexible and positive approach.
  • The role holder must have the ability to work unsupervised with good time management skills in order to meet tight deadlines.
  • Is committed to Customer Focus, Personal Growth, Excellence, Accountability and Innovation; the Company’s core values

Hours of work:

  • 37 hours per week

For further information please contact Debbie  or Kieran on 02895219313 or email cv.

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Group Financial Accountant

Are you a qualified chartered accountant seeking an exciting role with a newly formed global company from two existing successful businesses?  If you come from a large audit firm background, ideally with experience of auditing and accounting within an international business then this could be the role for you!

Responsible to the Group Financial Controller, you will work as part of the Group Finance team within our clients Corporate entity. The main purpose of the role is to prepare all external reporting documents for the holding company including quarterly and annual reporting to the New York Stock Exchange and UK annual accounts to Companies House.

Main responsibilities:

 Preparation of financial statements for each quarter

 Manage quarter end preparation file (signed off for SOX)

 Prepare / document consolidation journals for each quarter end.

 Preparation of UK subsidiary accounts

 Monthly preparation of the holding company accounts

 Support Financial Reporting Manager in covenant compliance monitoring and reporting

 Ad-hoc project accounting, for instance involvement in acquisitions/refinancing

 Working in a corporate team as part of the Group finance function, including regular interaction with other stakeholders

 Problem solving and troubleshooting on a wide range of Group and business unit finance issues

 Analysing and understanding the business and sharing information and insights

Qualifications/ Education
 Qualified UK Chartered Accountant (or international equivalent)

Essential Experience

 Large audit firm background

 Excellent IFRS technical financial accounting knowledge

 MS Excel competence

Desirable:

 Experience of auditing large international business

 Experience of working in the accounting function of a large international business.

 Advanced MS Excel

 Experience of using modern consolidation systems e.g. HFM

 US GAAP experience

Personal Attributes:

 Self-motivated with ability to use initiative, take ownership, prioritise tasks and work well under pressure.

 High level of attention to detail.

 Professional approach to work and when dealing with internal and external customers.

 Team player who demonstrates a high level of commitment, adopts a flexible and positive approach.

 The role holder must have the ability to work unsupervised with good time management skills to meet tight deadlines in a fast paced, pressurized and challenging environment

 Is committed to Customer First, Integrity, Accountability, Innovation, Personal Development, Team work; the Company’s core values

Working Pattern:

 37 hours per week.
Due to the seniority of this role some travel may be required therefore applicant should hold a full driving license.

For further information please contact Debbie/Kieran on 02895 219 313 or forward your CV via the link below.

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Manufacturing Operator

Due to the recent formation of a Global Company from two successful businesses, Bluestones Staffing has an exciting opportunity for Manufacturing Operators in Swinton, Manchester. If you are looking for a challenge and want to work with a company as part of a team, continue to drive a high performance culture model throughout the business and work as part of a team this is the role for you.

Summary:

To safely operate and control as efficiently as possible chemical plant equipment and processes

 

Main responsibilities:

  • Operating process equipment and machinery (semi & fully automated machinery)
  • Monitoring, recording process variables and adjusting process parameters to ensure process operates within key control parameters.
  • Adjusting valves and process controls as required to optimise production.
  • Measuring/mixing and adding of chemicals (Liquids and powders)
  • Packing of finished goods into drums, bags & other forms of container for transportation
  • Liaising and reporting of production to the master production scheduler
  • Performing in process tests/analysis to ensure product is produced in line with specifications
  • Aiding in the investigation and identifying the root cause of out of spec product
  • Communication to other operators and departments (i.e. analytical, quality, Engineering etc.)
  • Updating log sheets and preparation and handover of plant status
  • Use of Fork Lift Trucks (counterbalance)
  • Proactively participate in developing and implementing lean and continuous improvement within the plants
  • Take ownership and accountability for the safe production and housekeeping of the plant areas

Essential Criteria:

Qualifications / EducationGood numeracy & Literacy skills a minimum of 5 GCSEs (A-C) or equivalent, Maths and English essential

Experience:

  • Hazard awareness and Health and Safety
  • Experience of with Chemicals / within chemical manufacturing

Skills & Knowledge :

  • Excellent manufacturing skills and techniques
  • Must have ability to use own initiative, priortise tasks and work well under pressure
  • Good communication and organizational skills

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional approach to work
  • Team player who demonstrates a high level of commitment. Adopts a flexible and positive approach
  • Ability to work unsupervised with good time management skills in order to meet tight deadlines.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Process plant operation – NVQ or equivalent
  • Up to date FLT license (Counterbalance)
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Experience of working with chemical plant equipment (pumps, fans, mixing tanks etc.)
  • Continuous improvement
  • IT Skills

Hours of work:

3 Shift Pattern (Wk1 3days, WK2 2 days, Wk3 4 nights)

Standard days Mon – Friday

SALARY:  TBC

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RECRUITMENT OPEN DAY – WAREHOUSE OPERATIVES/DRIVERS/GENERAL OPERATIVES

BLUESTONES STAFFING ARE CURRENTLY WORKING WITH A NUMBER OF COMPANIES IN BELFAST/MALLUSK/NUTTSCORNER/PORTADOWN

WE HAVE A VARIETY OF ROLES BOTH FULL AND PART TIME ACROSS DAY, EVENING AND NIGHT SHIFTS. THESE INCLUDE CLASS 2 DRIVERS, WAREHOUSE & GENERAL OPERATIVES AND RETAIL DISTRIBUTORS.

DROP INTO OUR DUNDONALD OFFICE ON TUESDAY 19TH JUNE BETWEEN 2PM AND 4.30PMFOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER

COLVIN HOUSE
INSPIRE BUSINESS PARK

CARROWREAGH RD

DUNDONALD

BELFAST
BT16 1QT

BUS ROUTE 4A/4B FROM CITY CENTRE

Check out our website for more vacancies and to apply now!

RECRUITMENT OPEN DAY – WAREHOUSE OPERATIVES/DRIVERS/GENERAL OPERATIVES

BLUESTONES STAFFING ARE CURRENTLY WORKING WITH A NUMBER OF  COMPANIES IN BELFAST/MALLUSK/NUTTSCORNER.

WE HAVE A VARIETY OF ROLES BOTH FULL AND PART TIME ACROSS DAY, EVENING AND NIGHT SHIFTS.  THESE INCLUDE CLASS 2 DRIVERS, WAREHOUSE & GENERAL OPERATIVES AND RETAIL DISTRIBUTORS.

DROP INTO OUR MALLUSK OFFICE ON WEDNESDAY 13TH JUNE BETWEEN 2PM AND 4.30PM FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER

Mallusk Enterprise House
2 Mallusk Drive
Newtownabbey
Belfast
BT36 4GN

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Class 2 HGV Driver – Full time

On behalf of our client Bluestones Staffing are currently recruiting for Class 2 HGV drivers for immediate starts on a full time Monday – Friday day shift basis driving recycling vehicles.  Start time 5am.

Qualifications and Skills

Essential Criteria:

– Have a minimum of a LGV2 (class 2) licence as appropriate

– Holder of a current Digital Tachograph Card

– Driver CPC

Desirable Criteria:

– Previous Kerbside LGV experience

Pay:

£10p/h approx 48 hours per week Mon – Fri plus overtime available on Sarturdays

Please forward CV via link below for immediate interview.

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Voice Pickers/Warehouse Operatives

Voice Pickers/Warehouse Operatives: Immediate Start Available

Evening Shifts & Night Shifts

Mallusk

Due to continued growth our client, a leading retail distribution business in their field, require full time warehouse operatives.  Shifts are on a rota basis with evening shifts and night shifts available, performance related bonus pay structure is in place.

Duties:

·         Voice picking in ambient/chilled/frozen environment

·         Ensuring your work is completed accurately

·         Achieving KPI’s

·         Picking/Packing/Loading

·         All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

·         Previous fast paced warehouse picking experience

·         Ability to take instructions and work as part of a team

Due to location own transport is an advantage

 

£7.50ph – £7.83 starting

Potential bonus if achieving KPI’s

Holidays:             28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking:               Onsite parking available

For further information and interview please forward cv via link below:

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Warehouse/Retail Packers

Our client, a leading clothing retail distribution business in Nuttscorner, currently require packers to work on both a part time or full time basis. Shifts are 5.30pm – 2.30am and there is a degree of flexibility with the days and hours.

Duties:

· Packing clothing for dispatch

· Labelling packages correctly

· Ensuring your work is completed accurately

· Achieving KPI’s

· All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

· Previous retail or warehouse experience

· Ability to take instructions and work as part of a team

£7.38ph – £7.83ph

Holidays: 28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking: Onsite parking available

For further information and interview please forward cv via link below:

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Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: £7.38 to £7.83 /hour

 

Production Operative

Production Operatives: Immediate Start Available

Morning/Evening Shifts:

Cookstown

Due to continued growth our client is a leading manufacturing supplier in their field, require 6 Production Operatives.  You will be given a great working environment with the potential of permanent employment for the right candidates after 13 weeks continuous employment.

Duties:

·         Working as part of a team

·         Ensuring your role within the production line is completed accurately

·         Achieving daily KPI’s

·         General house keeping

·         All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

·         Wanting to work within a manufacturing / warehouse environment

·         Enjoys working as part of a team

·         Looking for Permanent Full Time Employment

Due to location own transport is an advantage

Working hours:

6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm Monday – Friday (must be able to work both shifts)

Over time available on weekly basis after initial training

Hourly Rate:

£7.50ph – £7.83phr

Potential increase if achieving KPI’s

Holidays:             28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking:               Onsite parking available

Other Facilities: Toilets, Kitchen with Fridge, Hot Water Cylinder and Microwave.

For further information please forward cv via link below:

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