Looking For
Technical Work?

Looking For
Technical Staff?

Somerset is fast becoming a vibrant Technical and Specialist Manufacturing region, and we have invested in a Technical Consultant to lead our Technical division: Sam Scriven is our Senior Technical Recruiter, and he works specifically on Technical, Design, Manufacturing, Production, Engineering, Software Development, IT and FMCG roles across the South West.

2020 will be a challenging year as specialist STEM roles in AI, Coding and Development require more and more staff, but One Step are ahead of the curve, representing some of the regions best candidates and clients through our Technical division.

Are you looking for a new role in the Technical/STEM field?

Our Technical division is best placed to help in your job search. As an experienced job seeker, your skills will be in high demand, but what One Step offer is the chance to augment your job search – we have long standing relationships with companies who are transitioning to more modern ways of manufacturing and production, and rely on us to find the right people.

Do you need Technically proficient staff?

One Step are proud to be agile, quality recruiters in the Tech field. With limited candidates and an increasing amount of jobs advertised, sometimes your advert can be lost in the noise. However, through our huge database and multiple job hosting adverts, we can spread your vacancy far and wide, making sure that if the candidates are there, we’ve got them.

Speak to our Technical consultant Dan Cooke today to find out more about how One Step are recruiting in the Technical sector.

Latest Jobs in Technical

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    Warehouse Picker and Packer

    Hourly: £10.00 Location: Bridgwater

    Are you looking to work for a friendly company based at a Bridgwater warehouse?

    This Warehouse Order Picker vacancy could be the opportunity for you!

    For the successful applicant you will be paid £10.00 per hour plus holiday pay plus pension. Working 37.5hrs per week Monday to Friday. Free car parking on site with casual dress code.

    This role is being offered on a 12-week temp to perm with a full-time contract on offer at the end of the successful 12-week period.

    Full training on the role is provided and there is ongoing support throughout!

    Due to continued growth, our client is looking for a reliable warehouse operative with experience of using electric ride on pallet trucks otherwise known as LLOP / PPT / Dilley trucks, Licence however is preferred, but not essential. EXPERIENCE THOUGH IS ESSENTIAL FOR THIS ROLE.

    Working hours are 2pm – 10pm Monday to Friday, however there is a small level of flexibility in these hours. IE 1pm – 9pm or 3pm – 11pm.

    You will be working in a chilled working environment driving LLOP trucks and picking orders ready for despatch and completing all relevant paperwork.

    If you feel that this is the role for you, then apply now and we will be in contact with you for an informal chat to discuss the role in more detail

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    Warehouse Operatives

    Hourly: £9.50 Location: Somerset

    Warehouse operatives required for a various amount of roles throughout the Somerset area. One Step are looking for operatives with varying skillsets for immediate starts throughout Somerset. Roles will include picking and packing, using computers and heavy lifting. You need to have a keen eye for detail. A forklift licence and experience in a similar

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    Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 Location: Taunton

    One Step are working with a large supplier of motorhomes and as we have moved into 2022 have seen a significant increase in the usage of their vehicles. As such our client are now looking for a valeter to join their team. Experience in a similar role is preferred but not essential as full training will

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    Service Engineer

    Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 Location: Ilchester

    One Step are working with a recognised leading brand of floor and surface cleaning products and into 2022 our client has continued to see growth and are now looking for an additional Service Engineer to join the team. Duties will include maintaining and repairing cleaning equipment of all types. Our client is progressively bringing new and

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    Senior Roller Shutter Door Engineer

    Salary: £31,000 - £38,000 Location: Wellington

    One Step are currently working with a leading roller shutter door supplier based in Somerset. This has led to the company seeing significant growth and as such are looking for a Senior Engineer. Must have experience of installing roller shutter doors. The ideal candidate will install high quality roller shutter doors across the South West of

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    Senior Researcher/Project Manager

    Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Location: Taunton

    Are you an experienced researcher with high-level knowledge of Television Audience Measurement (TAM) data? Do you have a proven track record in project management? If yes, then we would love to hear from you. We are looking for a proactive and highly motivated individual to join the research team to be the primary contact for

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    Sales, Quotations and Projects Assistant

    Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 Location: Dunkeswell

    One Step are working with a key drinks supplier that has been producing excellent standards to the industry for over 38 years. 2022 has seen huge growth and as such our client are looking for an additional permanent member of the team. Reporting to the Sales Director, the ideal candidate will have experience of selling

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    Quality Engineer £30000 – £40000

    Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 Location: Tiverton

    EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY!!!! We are looking for 2 Quality Engineers to provide detailed data analysis, system guidance and support to the production areas on all aspects of quality activities during the production lifecycle to ensure customer demands are met, as well as the requirements of ISO9001. As processes develop to meet the target of achieving IATF16949

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    Production Operative

    Salary: £22,000 - £23,000 Location: Chard

    One Step are currently looking for a permanent production operative. Working for a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail your duties will be carrying out the production duties maintaining the required level of output. Always observing the company systems and procedures. Your tasks will be:

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    Production Operative

    Hourly: £9.50 Location: Wiveliscombe

    Due to continued growth and an ever increasing order book, our client is looking for another new team member to join their assembly team. Are you someone who enjoys working with their hands? Maybe you like DIY, Mechanics or looking to get into the engineering industry at an entry level, then this is the job

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    Production Engineer

    Salary: £35,000 Location: Ilminster

    One Step Recruitment are looking for a Production Engineer to join a advanced optical engineering and manufacturing company based in Ilminster, Somerset. Responsible for the introduction of new parts into current manufacturing processes including documentation, tooling, equipment and procedures. Maintaining current and fixing of the legacy-manufacturing environment. Working as a member of a multifunctional team

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    Production Engineer

    Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Location: Ilminster, Somerset

    Our Client, a global manufacturer with their manufacturing centre in Ilminster, are currently looking for a Production Engineer. The client makes a large number of products for various sectors such as the aerospace, defence and life science industries; with extremely exciting projects successfully rolled out and some extremely exciting projects in the pipeline. The main

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    Process Development Engineer

    Salary: £45,000 - £48,000 Location: Ilminster

    One Step are working with a leading manufacturer of specialist instrumentation supplied into the aerospace and defence environment. A new role has been created for a Process Development Engineer. Ideally Degree in Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering or a relevant field is desirable and ideally a chartered member of an engineering / technical institution Role You

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    Picker / Packer

    Hourly: £9 Location: Burrowbridge

    Our client based near the Somerset levels are looking for a picker/packer to join their team. Hours of work are 9.15am to 6pm Monday to Friday with the potential for overtime. The job role involves: Picking and getting goods ready for despatch Stock control and other stores duties Transport will be required due to clients

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    Optical Workers

    Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Location: Ilminster

    One Step Recruitment are working with a fast-growing Company based in Ilminster looking to complement and grow the current teams’ skills and capabilities in a strategic manner to enable growth and are now looking for a number of Optical Workers to join the team. The positions available would be responsible for setting up machinery, processes or equipment to enable the safe manufacture of

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    Optical Worker

    Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Location: Ilminster

    One Step Recruitment are looking for 6 optical workers responsible for the setting up of machinery, processes or equipment enabling the safe manufacture of optics throughout the production process. The successful candidate will be able to follow written procedures, ensuring best methods and equipment are used at any time.

    You will be a critical thinker from an industrial background with mechanical or electrical experience although training will be given.

    Having the ability to work as part of a team is paramount along with the willingness to learn and develop.

    The successful candidates will attract an uplift of salary once qualified, a company bonus scheme, free on site parking.

    This is an exciting time to join an industry recognised company with high staff retention alongside a strong development culture to develop your career.

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    Multi-Disciplined Production Development Engineer

    Salary: £30,000 - £34,000 Location: Yetminster, Dorset

    The main purpose of this Multi-Disciplined Production Development Engineer role will be to work closely with the development design team to pursue the prototyping and development of new sub-assemblies for various manufacturer of motor vehicle. This will include the reverse engineering of sub-assemblies, such as the suspension structures, and working with the design team to redesign them for the company’s finish products. Once the Sub assemblies are designed and confirmed for production you will then be responsible for the training of production staff on processes for assembly and production.

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    Mechanical Fitter

    Salary: £29,000 - £30,000 Location: Chard

    One Step recruitment are working with a foundry company based in Chard and are now in a position to increase the team by adding a Mechanical Fitter.

    Responsibilities of the role will include the maintenance and planning of repair to the foundry plant and equipment.

    This would generally include pumps, mixers, shot blasts, cranes, blowers, reclamation and any other general equipment associated.

    The ideal candidate will be a time served mechanical fitter with working knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and general pipework. Welding skills would be advantageous along with a knowledge of electrics.

    This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that has seen significant growth into 2022 and is expanding on a large scale.

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    Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 Location: Taunton

    One Step are working with a highly respected architectural metal-work and bespoke steel fabrication specialist and due to an increased workload are looking for an estimator to join the team. The ideal candidate will have experience as an estimator having worked in the metalwork or associated construction industry trade for a minimum of 3 years.

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    Engineer Machinist / Toolmaker

    Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 Location: Taunton

    A vacancy has opened for a skilled operative to work for a highly respected thermoforming toolmaker in the UK, with an excellent reputation for innovation and reliability. Working in the toolroom, you should be able to operate XYZ Protrak machines, turret mill, radial drill and surface grinders. Must be able to work from drawings be

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    Electrical / Mechanical Fitter

    Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Location: South West

    .One Step Recruitment is currently advertising for a Electrical / Mechanical Fitter opportunity based in Taunton. This is permanent and full time. The company manufactures large plant machinery that is exported worldwide; they are very successful and hold a very strong reputation in their market. The main purpose of the role will be to assembly

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    Salary: £19,760 - £20,800 Location: Wiveliscombe

    Due to continued growth and an ever-growing area, we are looking for a new driver to join our clients engineering company based in Wiveliscombe. Are you a people person who likes driving? interacting with customers and at the same time takes pride in what you do? then this could the job for you. The role

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    Development Test Engineer

    Location: Chard, Somerset

    One Step Recruitment is currently acting on behalf of a global business based in Chard who are currently looking for a Development Test Engineer to join their engineering teams. This opportunity will see you join a company that care for their employees and offer an outstanding employee benefits package with great annual leave and pension

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    CNC Operator

    Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 Location: Taunton

    Our client , one of the principle thermoforming toolmakers in the UK, with an excellent reputation for innovation and reliability are looking for a CNC Programmer/setter/operator to work in their CNC department. Must be conversant with Heidenhain control system and able to programme and run on the machine and also download and run offline programmes.

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    Assistant Transport and Warehouse Manager

    Salary: £26,000 - £28,000 Location: Sherborne

    One Step are working with a large agricultural company, who are looking for a Assistant Transport Manager to join their growing team.

    This role will include planning and routing vehicles, ensuring the drivers are aware of the best route they should take and what times to be leaving/arriving in order to benefit the company and use their time wisely. You will be required to process any orders, working mainly in the office. The role will be working alongside the Transport Manager, ensuring that the warehouse is organised and kept in line. As well as office work, you must be prepared to go into the warehouse and complete any loading/unloading of vehicles and happy to receive goods in and goods out, which can require physical work. You will be assisting in managing a team, so experience in supervising roles would be beneficial,.

    You will also be required to keep the warehouse and stock organised, knowing the location of each stock, making the drivers aware of where their loads will be and when they need to be collected. You will be required to manage and maintain the main, large distribution warehouse, along side any additional tasks as required.

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    Assembly Engineer

    Salary: £19,760 - £20,800 Location: Wiveliscombe

    Due to continued growth, we are looking for a new colleague to join our clients ever expanding team.  The job is working for an engineering company based in Wiveliscombe.  Are you looking for a career in engineering, but unsure how to get into the industry? Then this could be the role for you. Our client