Trainee Gas Development Engineer

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Recruiter
Stovax Group
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
05 Mar 2019
Closes
26 Mar 2019
Ref
STONN397202
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Trainee Gas Development Engineer
£22,000 per annum
Exeter, Devon
Monday - Friday 38.75 hpw
 

We now have an exciting opportunity for two Trainee Gas Development Engineers to join Gazco within the design and development engineering field. This role has a clearly defined structured  career and growth path.
 
THE STOVAX GROUP
 
The Stovax Group (comprising Stovax & Gazco) designs, manufactures and distributes high quality solid fuel, gas and electric stoves & fireplaces to more than 30 countries.
 
The Stovax Group has predominantly grown organically through designing and developing its own products which are at the mid to upper sector of the market.
 
The Stovax Group VALUES PEOPLE employing more than 320 staff and has a proven record of developing and promoting staff. The Group continues to invest not only in a continuous new product programme, DRIVING INNOVATION, but also in structured training (both internal and external) for its staff.
 
The common requirement for people interested in these roles will be a desire and commitment to be involved in a dynamic business, with PASSION IN ALL WE DO, where the overriding criteria are product quality and CUSTOMER FIRST.
 
STOVAX
 
Stovax designs, manufactures and distributes solid fuel stoves, fireplaces, mantels and associated flue systems and accessories. Based in Exeter, Stovax is the market leader in its product sectors and one of the largest fireplace companies in Europe.
 
GAZCO
 
Gazco designs, manufactures and distributes gas and electric fireplaces and stoves. Based in Exeter, Gazco is the market leader in its product sectors and one of the largest fireplace companies in Europe.
 
THE OPPORTUNITY
 
Our team of Development Engineers provide the backbone for developing new appliances from the conceptual design brief to production ready products. The successful candidates will be trained in the design and development of both gas and electric decorative heating appliances after which you will be given responsibility for creating a product that fulfils the requirements of the project brief.
 
Suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate an aptitude for general engineering and will have knowledge of engineering practices. A qualification in an engineering discipline would be an advantage. Good communication skills (both verbal and written) are essential and you will have a sound knowledge of computer software packages including Word and Excel.
 
After your initial training, you will be able to work within the limitations of the project budget and be able to produce a competitively priced product. You will be able to understand all aspects of lab safety, basic principles of combustions theory and the operation and function of safety devices.
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for two ambitious individuals to join a forward thinking company where the sky is the limit!
 
 BENEFITS PACKAGE:
 
●        Competitive Salary
●        24 days holiday, increasing to 27 days based on yearly service, plus bank holidays.
●        Pension Scheme
●        Free Eye Test
●        Life Assurance
●        Cycle to Work Scheme
●        Staff Discount
●        Staff Recommendation Scheme
●        Flexi-Time (if applicable)