Guyson Career Opportunities

Guyson International Limited is a privately owned family company with a worldwide reputation for excellence in the design and manufacture of blast finishing, spray wash and ultrasonic cleaning equipment - as well as being the UK supplier for all your flexible hose and coupling requirements.

Guyson was established over 80 years ago, on May 20th 1938; the company is registered to ISO 9001:2015 and its Skipton based finishing equipment division is also registered to ISO 45001:2018. Our head office and Finishing Equipment Division is located at Skipton, North Yorkshire whilst the Hose and Couplings Division is based near Leeds, West Yorkshire.

At Guyson we are continuously looking to broaden our skills base by employing dedicated people to enhance the products and services provided to our customers. This area of the website highlights any current opportunities that may be available:

Finishing Equipment Division

Current vacancies

Hose and Couplings Division

Current vacancies

  • There are no vacancies at present

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Please send your CV and covering letter quoting the job vacancy reference number to:

email: careers@guyson.co.uk

Or mail:

HR Department
Guyson International Ltd
Snaygill Industrial Estate
Keighley Road
Skipton
North Yorkshire BD23 2QR

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Job Vacancy

A position has become available at Guyson International Ltd for a:

Apprentice/Junior Customer Service Engineer

REPORTS TO: Customer Service Manager

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE
To promote, advise on and sell Guyson equipment, spare parts, and services to customers and distributors around the world, and administrate and manage those sales from initial contact to delivery and beyond.

PRINCIPAL RELATIONSHIPS
Within Department: Customer Service Manager, Service Co-Ordinator.

Outside department: Finance, Stores, Purchasing, Production Control, Production, Engineering, Technical, Field Sales, Field Service & Marketing.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Be the first point of contact for Guyson customers.
  • Manage customer relationships through the use of the Guyson CRM and ERP systems.
  • Discuss, provide advice, and up-sell to customers on the features/uses/maintenance/operation of Guyson equipment, spares parts and services.
  • Generate and follow up leads, issue quotations and liaise with new and existing Guyson customers.
  • Manage customer orders through receipt, acknowledgement, processing, invoicing and follow up.
  • Assist customers in resolving queries, liaising with our Service team where needed, including managing the return of goods, credit and reimbursement where required.
  • Application engineering. Working with our customers and our Demonstration and Engineering teams to develop processes and applications for customers.
  • Maintain required company records and data in conjunction with our accounts for auditing as well as our obligations under ISO.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • A forward-thinking approach, with the ability to assist with, improve and adapt to changes in work practices.
  • A customer-centric approach, and outgoing demeanour.
  • A proven ability to develop business relationships and improve customer relations.
  • An ability to cope well under pressure and deal with difficult situations/unhappy customers.
  • An excellent approach to team working, a strong desire to share knowledge and build shared skills within the team and around the business.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good commercial judgement.
  • Good working knowledge of computers systems including Microsoft office.

KPI’S, METRICS AND MEASURES

On the job performance will be measured against a number of metrics such as:

  • On-time performance; Response time for leads, quotations, follow-ups.
  • Quote to order hit rate.
  • Customer retention.
  • New customer generation.
  • NCR (Non-Conformity) resolution (number of open queries, time to resolve etc.)

To apply for this vacancy please forward your CV to careers@guyson.co.uk


Job Vacancy

A position has become available at Guyson International Ltd for a:

Electrical Design Engineer

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Define and develop electrical design solutions across the following Guyson product range:

  • Shot blasting systems.
  • Spray wash systems.
  • Ultrasonic wash systems.

MAIN TASKS

  • Electrical design input of machine builds as required.
  • Produce electrical schematic drawings within SolidWorks Electrical 2D
  • Compile and structure BOM within the company ERP system.
  • Ensure System design & drawings inspection prior to release.
  • Provide feedback and rectify engineering drawings & Bill of Material errors.
  • Adhere to customer URS (User Requirement Specifications).
  • Attend production and design meetings as required.
  • Any task that is within your skillset and capabilities throughout the Company.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

Essential Skills

  • Experience in using an electrical design software package, ideally SolidWorks electrical 2D, (or demonstrate the ability to learn Solidworks Electrical).
  • Should have worked within a manufacturing environment and have strong controls and system integration knowledge.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Siemens and Mitsubishi PLC control systems in terms of electrical design requirements.
  • Educated to degree level in electrical engineering or HND (/similar) with relevant work experience.
  • Knowledgeable in electrical design within a machine build environment.
  • Previous involvement in producing a multilevel bill of materials (BOMs).
  • Good communications skills, with the ability to communicate clearly to all levels from the shop floor through to senior management.
  • Work to all current Health & Safety, environmental, quality, industrial specific and company standards.

Advantageous Skills

  • PLC programming capabilities.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ISO 13849 control system functional safety calculations and risks assessments. Previous experience in producing these would be highly desirable.

Candidates with management/leadership experience will be considered for more senior roles.

This is a permanent position, subject to a 3 month trial period.

Hours: 37.5 hours a week

Please forward your CV to careers@guyson.co.uk stating Job Ref S036