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Owing to Expansion

 

Duckworth & Kent is a market leader in manufacturing titanium ophthalmic surgical instruments.

We are a family owned business of over 50 years, exporting our product range worldwide. We are currently in the process of extending our facility to keep pace with continual growth and plant acquisition. 

 

We have the following vacancies available:

 

Process Engineer

 

Duckworth & Kent is looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Process Engineer to operate and manage our chemical pickling plant.

 

The ideal candidate will have a chemical processing background with knowledge of the pickling process or possess a very good understanding of the issues involved in metal removal.

 

The successful candidate will have full responsibility for validating, operating and maintaining the pickling plant. Working on your own initiative you will be required to schedule and process product in an efficient and controlled manner.

 

Duckworth & Kent Ltd offers a 39 hour week, competitive rates of pay and excellent working conditions.

 

Please send your CV and current salary to:

 

Dr Stephen Woods

Duckworth & Kent Ltd
Terence House

7 Marquis Business Centre

Royston Road

Baldock, Hertfordshire

SG7 6XL

 

or email - stephenwoods@duckworth-and-kent.co.uk

 

 

 

Junior Mechanical Design Engineer

 

Duckworth & Kent has an exciting opportunity for a Junior Mechanical Design Engineer to be part of an experienced R&D team developing and manufacturing precision surgical instruments for ophthalmology.

 

For this position the ideal candidate will have a degree in mechanical engineering (or HND, HNC) and experience in producing 3D models, detailed component drawings and assembly drawings using any 3D design software. It is essential that you have good communication skills both written and verbal and can present design proposals to other team members. A positive attitude and a good understanding of designing for manufacture is also required.

 

Duckworth & Kent Ltd offers a 39 hour week, competitive rates of pay and excellent working conditions.

 

Please send your CV and current salary to:


Dr Stephen Woods

Duckworth & Kent Ltd
Terence House

7 Marquis Business Centre

Royston Road

Baldock, Hertfordshire

SG7 6XL

 

or email - stephenwoods@duckworth-and-kent.co.uk

 

 

 

CNC Machinists

 

C.N.C Machinists are required to produce premium quality products and we offer very competitive rates of pay along with a company pension and sick benefit. Excellent environment in our modern air conditioned, temperature controlled workshop.


The Applicants must have a workshop background and a working knowledge of CNC MACHINES. Experience of Sliding Headstocks is preferred but not essential as training will be offered.


This position offers a competitive hourly rate, excellent working conditions. Please apply in writing or email, sending your C.V. to:

 

Duckworth & Kent Ltd
Terence House

7 Marquis Business Centre

Royston Road

Baldock, Hertfordshire

SG7 6XL

 

Email - info@duckworth-and-kent.co.uk

 


 
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