Current Vacancies

Account Executive, Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

You will be responsible for a portfolio of assigned clients and your aim is to create and nurture long-term relationships within your client base. You should be an excellent communicator who is able to grasp client needs and brainstorm ways to fulfil them. Your goal will be to help safeguard our revenue and retain our clients.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £23,320 pa

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8.00 - 17.00

Key Activities:

  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders among client portfolios
  • Administer client orders ensuring requirements are met in an accurate and timely manner
  • Create and implement Service Development Plans to address clients’ business needs
  • Advise clients on creating optimal supply solutions
  • Act as point of contact for complaints and escalate issues as appropriate
  • Ensure both the company and clients adhere to contract terms
  • Collaborate with internal teams to address clients’ needs

Required skills/knowledge:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working within a customer service environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong client-facing, communication skills
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office products; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to

If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to

Stockyard Lead Hand - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

The purpose of this role is to support the Yard Manager ensuring the stock yard operations are undertaken in a safe & efficient manner. Provide support and guidance to stock yard operatives ensuring the company safety, environmental, quality and service standards are upheld. Deputise for Yard Manager as necessary.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £31,356pa

Hours: Rotating Days (6am-2pm) and Afters (2pm-10pm)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and organise daily activities including structuring the team’s individual responsibilities (taking into account holidays and absence)
  • Ensure completion of tasks and ensure good performance whilst motivating and coaching the team
  • Operate all MHE within the stock yard
  • Manage and undertake the loading and unloading of customer and supplier vehicles
  • Ensure all customer deliveries (loads) are accurately compiled & checked against the order
  • Undertake quality inspections, cycle counts and PI counts as directed by the Yard Manager
  • Undertake the investigation of stock discrepancies and / or damages
  • Deputise in the absence of the Yard Manager
  • Ensure product stored within the stock yard complies fully with health & safety & 5S principles

The Candidate:

  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to deal with arising issues and solving them in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Ability to work flexibly, with the needs of the business

Required Knowledge/Skills:

  • A good level of education
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience of managing a team
  • Full working knowledge of all aspects of the logistics process
  • Working knowledge of manpower systems

Desired Knowledge/Skills:

  • Leadership and Management qualification
  • Experience in dealing with broad HR issues
  • ILM accreditation or willing to work towards

Customer Service and Supply Chain Co-ordinator

Full Time

Under the direction of the Customer Services Team Leader, you will be working alongside the Customer Services Team, providing administrative support to help create an efficient and reliable service to our customers.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £21,200 pa

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8.00 - 17.00

Key Activities:

  • Liaison between 3PL supplier and Customer Service Team
    • Attend daily shipping calls
    • Provide updates to Customer Service Team on any transport or loading issues
    • Liaise with customers and / or sites on any potential delays or issues
    • Log updates on ERP system
  • Complete checks for deliveries to sites
    • Update the ERP system with specific delivery information
    • Liaise with the Customer Service team on any changes made to deliveries
  • Manage cancellation requests
  • Liaise with 3PL supplier on additional requests to increase deliveries / loads
  • Complete weekly On Time in Full (OTIF) report for all GB, ROI and International deliveries
  • Validate suppliers weekly OTIF report for all GB deliveries
  • Gather data and produce monthly OTIF reports for publication to Senior Management Team
  • Keep ahead of industry developments and apply best practices to areas of improvement

Person Spec:

Experienced in administration and with an understanding of customer service, you will be a driven and highly motivated team member who leads by example and is passionate about the customer and the service we provide. Possessing a ‘can do’ attitude, you will be resilient and tenacious with the ability to prioritise, manage and organise a varied workload.

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in an Administration role
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office products; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong client-facing, communication skills
  • Troubleshooting, complaint resolution management and multi-tasking skills
  •  Customer service orientation

For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to

If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to

Contact Telephone: 01773811112

Development Engineer - Lurgan, Co. Armagh

Closing Date: 06/03/2022

Full Time

At Radius Plastics in Lurgan, we are looking to recruit a new development engineer to join our growing Development team.


  • Design and develop new products and processes
  • Lead product and process improvement and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Promote a culture of efficiency and waste elimination.
  • Design equipment and tooling.
  • Conduct performance testing and maintain organised records.
  • Build an insight into product performance for the purpose of optimising future designs.
  • Develop a strong understanding of plastics properties and processing.
  • Assist with preparing documentation for manufacturing, quality, product approvals and tenders.
  • Liaise with other site functions to resolve engineering issues relating to safety, environmental impact and product quality.
  • Provide Technical support to both internal and external customers.
  • Prepare & maintain development drawings and project records.
  • Liaise with customers regarding opportunities and requirements.
  • Participate in site visits relating to deployment of the company’s products.
  • Work closely with all departments within the company.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Graduate level in Engineering, Polymer Technology or similar discipline. 
  • Strong engineering understanding. 
  • Sound technical and commercial judgement.
  • Hands-on, results orientated, methodical approach.
  • Innovative attitude.
  • An ability to analyse problems and identify opportunities.
  • Excellent ability to communicate at all levels inside and outside the organisation.
  • Be able to work autonomously and on own initiative.
  • Drive and determination to achieve results.
  • Fluency in Microsoft applications.
  • CAD proficiency and solid modelling experience.

Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience in the Plastics industry (e.g. Extrusion, Injection Moulding)
  • Experience with ERP systems.
  • Ability to converse in other European languages
  • Underground utility access systems (Ducting, Chambers)

Would you like to work for a professional, dynamic and fast growing organisation? If so please forward your CV together with a covering letter to

Radius Plastics Ltd are an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Contact Name: Paul Crilly

Contact Telephone: 07936961415

Extrusion Setter - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

A key member of the extrusion shift team, control the process in line with the manufacturing plan through effective continual maintenance of product quality to given standards.

Location: Hilcote, Derbyshire

Salary: £35,767pa

Hours: Continental shifts, 4 on 4 off, 6-6

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setting and maintaining the process to standards making process adjustments to minimise material usage within agreed limits
  • Ensuring pre-start-up check sheets are completed and signed off
  • Start up extrusion lines gaining specification as directed
  • Measure product during start up process
  • Record line running conditions in a timely manner
  • Minimise material usage and wastage
  • Complete all required administration tasks involved with the process
  • Carry out fault finding and running repairs in order to maintain production efficiency and keeping shift production supervision informed
  • Ensure that the required specifications and quality of the pipe are correct

Person spec:

  • A team player that can also confidently solve problems alone if required
  • An effective and thorough communicator, both verbally and through technical documentation, able to liaise professionally at all levels across the business
  • A professional approach to coaching/training

Required Knowledge/Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience of an extrusion environment including shift working
  • Takes ownership and responsibility comfortably with due understanding of the limits of authority
  • IT literate

Desirable knowledge/skills:

  • FLT licence
  • Experience of utilising Lean Manufacturing techniques, driven by continuous improvement

For a copy of the full job description, please send an email to

If you're interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to

IT Engineer - Hilcote, Derbyshire

Full Time

Radius Systems are looking for an experienced 3rd line IT Engineer to join our expanding IT Department to support and maintain and provision IT services for the group. The Group have made significant investments in to the core infrastructure supporting several manufacturing sites globally. We are about to embark on several projects involving further investment in to cutting edge technologies and are at the stage to grow the internal IT Team.

The Role

Reporting to the Group Head of IT, the role suits an IT Engineer who enjoys a variety and can thrive in a fast paced environment. You will have a depth and breadth of 3rd Line Skills to deliver projects, provide incident response and assist with systems support.


Design, implementation and Maintenance of: 

  • VMware and Veeam Infrastructure
  • Microsoft Stack – Server, AD, Azure, O365, Exchange, SCCM, WSUS
  • System Security – Azure, AD, Group Policy, MFA, Intune, Conditional Access and Patching
  • Connectivity – LAN/WAN, VPN, Routers and Switches
  • Service Availability – Clustering, Load Balancing, Maintenance & Capacity Management
  • ITIL best practice with a focus on service delivery and change management
  • Process Creation and documentation
  • Work with the IT team to own the daily schedule by working through service requests and prioritising tickets
  • Ensure service or project issues are resolved or escalated within agreed SLAs

About You 

A motivated self-starter able to work along side the established team to drive the business forwards through technology. You will have 3 Years+ Proven experience within a similar environment in delivering and supporting the technologies listed.

Skills Required 

  • 3 years + Proven 3rd Level IT Engineer
  • Experience with Cyber Essentials & ISO 27001
  • Strong understanding of ITIL v3 and of a Technical background
  • Strong understanding of the Microsoft Stack – Server 2005 – 2019, SQL 2008 – 2019, O365
  • Strong Understanding of Microsoft Applications, Office, O365, Sharepoint, Teams & Power Bi
  • Strong Understanding of Virtualisation Technologies, VMware, Veeam & Hyper-V
  • Strong understanding of supporting Desktops, Servers & SANs in Datacentre Environments
  • Strong understanding of AD & Group Policy design and execution
  • Strong understanding of Networking, configuring of switches and other core components
  • Experience in DR and Business Continuity
  • Outstanding customer Care, Active Listening and communication skills
  • Team Player, ability to coach team members and provide guidance to the support team on escalated incidents
  • Ability to work in fast moving environment, multi task and adapt to changes quickly

Contact Name: Emily Hutchinson