Careers at Tharsus Open Positions

We are currently recruiting.

The Tharsus culture is creative and demanding and we encourage our staff to have a problem-solving approach.

The work is challenging and diverse and a wide range of technical and commercial skills are needed to enable us to be ‘Faster, More Responsive and Closer to Customers’.  In a nutshell, we want to operate like a ‘Factory of the Future’ and we need our staff to rise to that challenge.

If you are interested in a Career at Tharsus and believe you have the skills and experience we’re looking for, please upload a CV and covering letter in the form provided: alternatively please email recruitment@tharsus.co.uk.

Check out our Latest Job Vacancies...

Marketing Officer – Digital

Reports to: Marketing & Communications Manager

Working as part of the Marketing and Communications team, you will help to raise the profile of the Tharsus Group brands and drive engagement with their target audience through the planning and execution of digital (including email) marketing campaigns, optimisation of webpages and creation of digital content including email templates, newsletters, graphics and videos.

In addition to this you will be responsible for analysing and reporting on visitor data and devising new ways to maximise our visibility and reach of content assets through SEO. A big focus of this role will be on driving engagement for the website, reducing bounce rates and promoting social media channels.

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Production Operator – Part Time Opportunities

Reports to: Area Production Manager

About Tharsus

Tharsus is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of robots and complex electro-mechanical machines. We are consistently growing and have been year-on-year for the past 5 years. Tharsus Group employs over 200 people in Blyth across 3 sites, including our new 100,000 sq.ft premises, due to open in 2018.

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Universal Wolf – CAD Engineer

Reports to: Operations Director

Purpose of Position

Working within a small team of multi-disciplined engineers, the CAD engineer (Mechanical) will lead the document control, design and development of innovative sheet metal fabricated products.

 

 

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Universal Wolf – Lead Engineer – Manufacturing

Reports to: Operations Director

Purpose of Position

Responsible for operational delivery of pilot product manufacture and supporting the delivery of the Continuous Improvement strategy.  The Lead Engineer – Manufacturing will be the driving force that creates a mind set on site that is centered around continuous improvement and cost reduction based on the implementation of a robust improvement road map. Improvement processes that deliver less variability, better quality and productivity further helping the site to improve its work product flows.

 

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Quality Inspector

Reports to: Quality Engineer

Internal contact on quality, ensuring customer service meets targeted level of performance and that customer concerns are reported and resolved at root cause. To champion “Right First Time” principle in development and production processes ensuring that ISO 9001 procedures are fully respected at all times, by all employees, reporting and resolving any failures with the Manufacturing Manager. To identify opportunities for improvement initiatives across all factory processes and products in a structured manner to achieve the targeted level of rejects and reduce quality failure costs. To participate in NPI processes to ensure production readiness at product launch and specifically validation of production performance against standard post launch supporting sign-off by the management team.

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Head of Business Excellence

Reports to: Chief Operating Officer

The Business Excellence Group is about where we hold our company DNA, how we record how we work, how we think about how we do new stuff, and how we guarantee quality & security. How we guarantee that everybody who’s involved knows what to do.

To support & enable the rapid growth and development of the business into a world class operation, through the development and management of all business systems and processes, and the design and implementation of new systems and processes. To provide cohesion and uniformity of approach – The “Tharsus Way”. The position will have a company-wide view, but will operate at depth within the Operations Group

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Sales Executive

Reports to: Business Development Manager

Were looking for someone to work 16 – 20 hours per week, were flexible about when the hours are. Due to the nature of the role were looking for someone interested in term time working only.

 

Build the Sales Pipeline with the right type of customers, customers who share our ambition to achieve more and have a passion for better.

 

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Senior Engineer – Design (Systems)

Reports to: Design Manager

The Senior Engineer is responsible for ensuring the Design Engineering function/team is working as effectively and efficiently as possible through managing the technical activities and resources across a range of projects. The Senior Engineer will facilitate the team’s development, progression and performance management with all the relevant organisational support from the Design Manager.

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Marketing Officer – Content

Reports to: Marketing & Communications Manager

Working as part of the Marketing and Communications team, you will help to raise the profile of the Tharsus Group brands and drive engagement with their target audience through the creation of concise, compelling content for multiple channels (including web, social media, print advertising, blog posts, press releases, case studies and email marketing). A big focus on this role will be using content to reach and attain new customers, stir discussion, and drive traffic to our company website and social media platforms.

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Senior Engineer – Design (Electrical)

Reports to: Design Manager

The Senior Engineer is responsible for ensuring the Design Engineering function/team is working as effectively and efficiently as possible through managing the technical activities and resources across a range of projects. The Senior Engineer will facilitate the team’s development, progression and performance management with all the relevant organisational support from the Design Manager.

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Electro-Mechanical Apprenticeship

Reports to: Manufacturing Manager

Working within a multi-disciplined team of engineers, the Electro-Mechanical Engineer will participate in the development of systems and work methods to optimise current and develop for future products.

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Stores Material Handler

Reports to: Stores Supervisor

A core member of the stores and material handling team responsible for ensuring that materials are correctly handled and managed to ensure accurate and reliable stock records and provide production teams with reliable and on time delivery of  material kits .

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Sheetmetal Worker / Fabricator

Reports to: Production Supervisor

To fabricate and weld complex components across a variety of different materials and thicknesses, working to tight tolerances and a high standard of welding. We are looking for someone with strong TIG welding skills. 

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Press Brake Operator|Setter

Reports to: Production Supervisor

To bend sheet metal components in the most efficient way on a range of press brakes to ensure compliance with customer drawing specifications.

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Production Operator

Reports to: Area Production Manager

About Tharsus

Tharsus is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of robots and complex electro-mechanical machines. We are consistently growing and have been year-on-year for the past 5 years. Tharsus Group employs over 200 people in Blyth across 3 sites, including our new 100,000 sq.ft premises, due to open in 2018.

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Engineer – Design (Electrical)

Reports to: Design Manager

Working within a team of multi-disciplined engineers, the Engineer – Design (Electrical) will participate in the design and development of electrical systems for a variety of innovative products.

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Engineer – Design (Mechanical)

Reports to: Design Manager

Working within a team of multi-disciplined engineers, the Engineer – Design (Mechanical) will participate in the design and development of mechanical and electro mechanical systems for a variety of innovative products.

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Engineer – Design (Systems)

Reports to: Design Manager

Working within a team of multi-disciplined engineers, the Embedded Systems Engineer will be hands on in developing firmware, embedded PC applications for real-time applications and supporting legacy code bases for a variety of innovative products.

 

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