Specification Engineer

Req ID:  62880
Location: 

Glasgow, GB, G44 4EX

Date:  Feb 10, 2024

For over 140 years our products have helped ensure the safe, reliable operations of key industries.  With a passion for precision and partnership, Celeros Flow Technology continues this heritage of high performance and dependability, providing mission critical, sustainable flow control solutions for our customers around the globe.

 

Celeros Flow Technology is looking for individuals with a voice and a vision.  We embrace change, diversity and promote new ways of looking at old ideas.  We seek talented professionals to join our world-class team of innovators in a global, collaborative & multi-cultural environment, where you will be challenged, supported, and inspired to be extraordinary.

 

 

GENERAL SUMMARY

The role of the Specification Engineer is to provide engineering expertise to the Aftermarket (AM) Business with a focus on BOM Creation, supporting Sales, Tendering, Operations, Sales, and Field Service activities globally.

 

To work as a member of the AM Specification Team to produce manufacturing BOM’s and purchase specifications for pump assembly manufacture, pump parts manufacture and service center overhauls etc.

 

 

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)

  • Creating BOM’s (Bill of Materials)
  • Providing technical support to Tendering, Purchasing and Operations on an hourly to daily time frame
  • Investigating customer complaints on an hourly to daily time frame
  • Customers e.g., Information requests from WES
  • Tendering e.g., advising on correct Material Masters
  • Operations e.g., answering technical queries
  • Purchasing e.g., answering technical queries
  • Quality e.g., requesting quality plans
  • Service Centers e.g., specification of parts for overhaul
  • Warranty – specification of parts for warranty
  • Projects – attending project meetings
  • Stock – answering stock related queries

 

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Completion of Manufacturing BOM’s and Purchase Specifications for spares and overhaul orders using the Company SAP system    
  • Answering technical queries, post specification, from Internal Customers such as Purchasing and Operations
  • Compiling and issuing Engineering Change Notes (ECN’s)              
  • Answering customer complaint queries 
  • Participating in Departmental continuous improvement activities

 

 

KEY DELIVERABLES/PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

  • Completion of fully specified jobs in line with Departmental KPI’s i.e., quality and turn-around time targets               
  • Timely response to questions from internal customers   
  • All work to be of a high-quality standard

 

 

KEY BEHAVIOURS

  • Professional attitude with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Responsive to Customer needs
  • Be a good team player
  • Be keen to learn new skills and to improve on existing skills
  • To look to improve on the status quo
  • Be able to work to tight timescales
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Be able to pass on knowledge to others
  • To be a good communicator
  • To operate Company Business systems effectively and efficiently e.g., SAP
  • Competent in understanding engineering drawings and parts lists

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE

  • Practical knowledge of manufacturing processes – complete pump assemblies and pump parts
  • A high level of knowledge on the full range of Company products and brands (or the ability to acquire) 
  • Working knowledge of pump material specifications
  • A high level of knowledge on Company Business systems e.g., SAP
  • A high level of knowledge on historical Company job records and processes
  • Medium to high level of experience or alternatively a trainee with the ability to learn quickly. Ideally a blend of practical and office (computer) based experience.
  • ONC or HNC in a relevant subject e.g., Mechanical Engineering ideally complemented with “hands on” qualifications e.g., Apprentice trained engineer.

 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Required daily to stand, sit, walk, talk, hear, and see (specific close vision abilities are required to perform computer work)
  • Required occasionally to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl
  • Required daily to use hands and fingers and arms to reach (to operate a computer and telephone)
  • Required occasionally to lift and/or move objects that are light to moderate
  • Required occasionally to travel (usually by air or road so may be required to sit for extended periods)

 

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to work with moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phone, and printers, etc.)
  • Ability to work in an open planned office / individual office
  • Ability to sit at a computer terminal for extended periods
  • Ability to sit in a car or on a plane for extended periods

 

 

DISCLAIMER

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

CELEROS VALUES

All Celeros divisions are committed to the effective use of the Celeros Values.  It is important that all employees understand and utilize these values when performing the duties of his/her position.

INTEGRITY:  We work safely and respect our employees, business partners & environment. We always lead by example.

SPEED:  In our mission to bring mission-critical flow control equipment to the world, energy in our actions & urgency.

ACCOUNTABILITY:  We stand behind our actions and deliver on our promises.

PARTNERSHIP:  We collaborate across our teams & our customers to win together. We rely on each other to deliver the best outcome & celebrate successes.

EXCELLENCE:  We are passionate about being the best at engineering, manufacturing & maintaining mission-critical equipment.  We seek quality & community improvement in every interaction.

 

 

QUALITY

Quality encompasses all aspects of Celeros’ business, and every employee shares the responsibility to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformity relating to product, process and the quality system.  All employees have an obligation to identify and record any such nonconformity, and through designed channels, initiate and recommend solutions.

 

 

CELEROS Flow Technology is an equal opportunity employer.