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Climbing Wall Matting Engineer / Project Manager

We are looking for an enthusiastic person who will: Design, install, maintain and manage Climbing Wall Matting projects all over the UK.

Eveque are a leading manufacturer and installer of climbing wall matting with an expanding client portfolio.  We are looking for an enthusiastic, talented individual who would like to help further develop the climbing wall side of our business.  This is a great opportunity to work with the UK's top climbing wall operators and lead projects through to completion.  We are ready to take on the right calibre of candidate either straight from university or with some industry experience. 

What you will do:

You will learn to manage installations from start to finish.  Within 2 years we will expect you to be capable of:

  • Surveying sites
  • Designing the matting configuration
  • Arranging the design sign-off with clients
  • Signing off production drawings
  • Creating work-flow schedules and materials requirements
  • Managing installations and maintenance which involves hands on, physical work
  • Managing ongoing client relationships
  • Managing multiple projects at the same time

What you will need:

  • A STEM degree of minimum 2:1 classification or equivalent qualification
  • A passion for engineering that includes practical as well as technical ability
  • Experience of 3D modelling software is essential – e.g. Solidworks, Sketchup
  • Eagerness to learn about design, product development and manufacturing
  • The ability to work on your own initiative
  • The ability to pay strong attention to detail & good problem-solving skills
  • The ability to plan and organise your own time to meet deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • To be physically capable of working on matting installations
  • A full driving licence

Where you will work

Our factory is based in Northwich, Cheshire and the role will involve a mixture of both office and site-based work.  You could spend time on site anywhere in the UK.  Our factory hours are Monday to Thursday 07:30 – 16:30, Friday 07:30 – 13:45.  On-site hours during installations will vary and may include some weekend and occasional overnight working.

What You will experience

You'll have fun working in an exciting business within an exciting industry.  You will get the chance to have hands-on opportunities and contribute to other areas of our business involving the development of products and production processes. You will be surrounded by like-minded and talented individuals with a passion for what they do.

Reward

  • £25K + per year depending on experience
  • Support with your professional development
  • Basic 40 hours a week with 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Additional 1 day's leave for every 3 years worked up to 5 days
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • All travel, accommodation and subsistence costs paid when on an installation or maintenance projects

How to apply:

If this role is of interest, we'd love to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and a covering letter to careers@eveque.co.uk.


More about Eveque Leisure Equipment Limited:

Eveque have been leading the way in educational sports equipment and services since 1976. Our commitment to innovation, learning and safety has been the driving force behind some of the most exciting and original products around. We are proud to be the sole provider of equipment for Sportshall Athletics, the most popular school sports competition program in the United Kingdom.

Eveque are also a specialist mat manufacturer with over 40 years' experience supplying Climbing Wall Safety Matting, Gym Mats, Martial Arts Mats, High Jump & Pole Vault Landing Areas, Safety Surround Mats for Vaulting Areas, Dojos, Combat Training and Restraint Room Protective Padding.

Eveque also provides high quality Sports Educational Services and Event Management Services via our partner company Sportshall Associates Ltd. These include Event Management, Educational Workshops, Sport Leadership Training and a wide variety of Schools Sports Services including School Games and British Athletics Awards.


For more information Eveque


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