+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £22K – 26K, DOE

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Hours: 08:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday or 9.00am – 2.30pm [salary pro-rata]

Our new factory unit is due to be completed Spring 2022 which means several new roles being available for the right applicants. Magnetic Shields Limited had an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our Engineering team as Engineering Administrator 

We are leading specialists in the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke magnetically shielded rooms, and have an expanding customer base throughout the UK, Europe, USA and Asia. With a full manufacturing facility in Staplehurst, Kent fully equipped with the latest technology we are able to provide our customers with the highest level of service and quality. All of our manufacturing processes, including heat treatment, are integrated in our production plant.

The role requires assisting a small, close-knit team with all aspects of engineering administration and customer service, along with other administrative duties. To be considered for this role you will need to possess the ability to work within a small team, be numerate, have excellent attention to detail and be adaptable to helping colleagues as and when needed.

Using our MRP system (Progress Plus) the role will require works order creation on behalf of the engineering team. This will involve generating part numbers, bill of materials, part routings, supporting documents and drawings for our busy manufacturing facility. We are a technical business so this will require a high level of attention to detail.

The Role – Engineering Administrator

  • Works order creation via MRP system
  • Compilation of job packs
  • Document Control
  • Working with other departments within the business in order to track and provide updates on works orders
  • Work together with the purchasing department to find appropriate parts
  • Full training will be provided

The Person:

  • Experience with Order Processing
  • Professional & reliable
  • Well organised & self-motivated with an excellent eye for detail
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office systems – Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexible, able to multi task and think on their feet in a pressured environment
  • Engineering or Manufacturing background would be advantageous


Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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