Current Vacancies


To work in a long established valve manufacturer in the North East of England who are part of a wider engineering group.

To learn all aspects of the valve business from the present incumbent ready for taking the General Manager's Position. website:

- Lead the manufacturing function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards.
- Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met.
- Responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team by building working relationships ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
- Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures
- Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training,working practices and processes.
- Work as part of the Management team to share ideas and improve operation.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure optimal performance.
- Liaise and communicate with all departments, customers, suppliers and other service providers.
- Contribute to new business initiatives and projects and review and communicate the impact on Manufacturing activities.

Ideal Skills and Qualifications:

Design. Performance Management, Staffing, Management Proficiency, Coordination, Developing Standards, Planning and Strategy, Process Improvement, Decision Making, Strategic Planning, Quality Management. Foundry experience.


- CAD abilities and good understanding of Valve manufacturing/ foundry practices would be ideal.
- Relevant manufacturing / engineering degree is preferred, or HND, BTec Professional Level 5 Award or equivalent NVQ Level 5 qualifications.
- Experience of managing Profit & Loss responsibilities for manufacturing
- Understanding of ISO 9001 2015, IOSH / NEBOSH,
- Ability to manage a variety of cross-functional team members
- Excellent leadership and man-management skills

Please Contact / Forward your C.V. by e-mail

Kevin Woodmansey

Published: 12th March 2019


UK Process Valves is a privately owned supplier of high specification Ball, Butterfly, Gate, Globe & Check valves to the international oil, gas, power and petrochemical markets. We are seeking to recruit an Internal Sales Engineer to work at our offices in Dursley, Gloucestershire.

As we are a small business, flexibility is the key attribute we seek in all of staff that we employ. To this end the role will not consist exclusively of Sales and the successful applicant will be expected to maintain a flexible attitude and assist with all aspects of general office work ie: Order Entry/Progress of Outstanding Orders/Liaise with Customers & Suppliers etc. With this in mind an excellent telephone persona is a must. Experience of building actuated packages would also be advantageous but not necessary as training is available.

Due to the specialist nature of our business we do not expect to source a candidate who can assimilate all of the skills required with immediate effect and can offer full product training.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to integrate in to the team at UK Process Valves and will view customer service as paramount. This position should be viewed as a flexible opportunity for an enthusiastic person to develop their career not as rigid job specification that will remain static but as an opportunity to develop in all aspects of our work.

Desirable Skills / Attributes:
•Willingness to learn and develop within a flexible environment.
•Engineering background or at least a demonstrable aptitude for engineering.
•General Valve sales experience.
•Full clean driving license.
•Flexible approach to all things.
•Willingness to assist in building valves if the factory work load demands it.

Working Hours 0830 – 1700 Monday to Friday

Salary - To be negotiated dependent on experience

Please send CV to

Published: 11th March 2019


Internal Technical Sales Engineer
Valves & Controls Specialist
Internal Customer Support Team
Gemu are an international Valves and Controls manufacturer with headquarters in Germany and factories around the world, producing at wide range of valves and associated equipment. Gemu GB are the subsidiary operating in the British Isles from a base in Warrington by the M6 and M62 motorways interchange.
We are seeking to appoint a person to train into fulfilling the role as a Valves & Controls Specialist in our customer support team. Although we would love a mechanical or electrical engineer, a dream would be a Graduate, we are quite prepared to take on someone with an engineering biased mind and spend many months training them into handling the role for us. Come and impress us and see if we would take you onto the team!
The office based position would suit a candidate looking for a technical role in sales. The person is required to join our internal ‘Customer Support Team’. We are based at Warrington by Junction 21 of the M6 and you must be able to commute to the office daily.
• Handling technical and commercial valves and controls enquiries from customers
• Specifying products based on customers applications
• Preparing and processing quotations
• Reviewing and processing customers orders
• Expediting orders and documentation as required
• Working with the Gemu CRM “PiSA”
• Working with our external field support team to maximise sales growth and opportunities
• An engineering bias would be great. We need to give our customers the support they need and make proposals to them to enhance their processes.
• An excellent telephone persona. We want all our customers to enjoy chatting with you!
• Team spirit – a definite must have! You must enjoy being part of and contributing to a small technical support team of five.
• Computer literate with knowledge of Outlook, Internet and possibly Excel. Like many roles, PC skills are essential!
• Technical product training in Warrington
• Technical training at our German HQ, 2 x 1 week training courses.
• Software training on in-house systems PiSA (CRM) and Penta (SOP/POP)
• Hours 0830 – 1700 Monday to Friday
• Competitive salary depending on experience
• Bonus scheme
• Company pension
• Private Health
• Excellent holidays
Come and impress us and join our team!
Gemu Valves Ltd
10 Olympic Way
Contact: Mr Adrian Baker – Customer Support Team Manager

Published: 25th February 2019



Do you want to be part of an amazing team?

Due to the expansion and business growth we are recruiting?

Control Valve Solutions Limited have been working within the North Sea Oil & Gas Sector for 10 years and have recently moved to purpose build state of the art facilities in Altens. Our success story has led us to become a key player in the service, supply and management of valves and related products. We have an amazing team that are all focused in becoming the best, we are looking for:-

General Valve Technicians
Control Valve Technicians
Pressure Relief Valve Technicians
Contracts Coordinator
Contract Focal Point

To apply send your CV to asap.

No recruitment agencies

Published: 18th February 2019


We are looking for a Design Engineer to join our existing team of seven experienced engineers.
The role involves working on six new product developments that we are looking to bring to market in 2019 as well as supporting the team with project engineering.
Colson X-Cel Ltd are in a very large and fast growth phase and we require an experienced person to help increase the rate of growth.
Knowledge of Ball or other valves is essential in order to slot into the programme as smoothly as possible.
Ideally degree qualified.
A Design Engineer is expected to have strong problem solving skills, capable of coming up with creative approaches for generating new ideas and improving existing processes or products in the unit.
A professional skill level in the use of CAD and Inventor software is expected, using engineering and design principles to maximise output.
This is a critical role in our growth plan and one where the successful candidate has an opportunity to progress within the Company or Group.
We have a fast paced yet relaxed working atmosphere and give full training and support to all our new employees.
We look for self motivated, hardworking and dedicated people who want to reap the rewards of hard work so if that's you then please contact us.

Published: 15th February 2019