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Job Title: O2 LIGHT MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Reports to: Senior Maintenance Engineer

Location: Mobile – Surrey, Staines Upon Thames +20 miles

MAIN DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver a high quality service at all times whilst ensuring costs are controlled.
  • Report any electrical safety issues to head office to action with customer.
  • Report any site specific lamp / access / information useful for follow up visits.
  • Regular communication with O2 office.
  • Employee vehicle must be kept clean, both inside and out.
  • Employees are responsible for ensuring they have sufficient stock and ordering replacement stock in a timely manner. Specific part numbers must be used when ordering material from the O2 office.
  • Engineers will wear provided company t-shirts at all times and ensure these are clean.
  • Unless route has been set, engineers will select the most efficient route possible when placing work in order and will aim to be at the first job for 8am unless otherwise stated.
  • Completed job sheets will be sent recorded delivery if these can’t be hand delivered to the O2 head office.
  • All job sheets will be correctly filed in and signed by the customer at all times.
  • Engineers are expected to know / learn the technical description of all lamps.
  • Report any damages made to company van on the day supported by a report and photos.

KEY SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Portable Appliance Testing.
  • NICEIC compliance.
  • Electrical Fault Diagnosis.
  • New Electrical Installations.
  • New Product Installations.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 17th Edition Qualification (Certificate must be available.)
  • Full driving licence.

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Job Title: Product Line Manager – Indoor Connected Accent Lighting

Department: Product Management (Projects Lighting)

Reports to: Head of Product Management (Projects Lighting)

Job Purpose

Under the leadership of the Head of Product Management (Projects), the Product Manager will lead the assigned portfolio on a global basis, driving business growth to maximise profitability in each of our global HUBs.
Defines and implements product strategies to achieve profit objectives leading the Product Portfolio from ‘cradle to grave’.
Managing cross functionally for portfolio profitability and providing front-line product and application support to stakeholders.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Defines Product Strategy and New Product Development Roadmaps for assigned segment, working with Head of Industrial Design and in line with overall company strategy.
  • Execution of strategy with active management of the product lifecycle, controlling SKU count and managing product performance against budget, with corrective tactical action.
  • Preparation of market and product briefs, managing both the product development and launch process, for profitable growth.
  • Maintains a detailed understanding of segment products, applications, competitors, products and lighting industry practices.
  • Provides cross functional leadership for assigned category.
  • Price: Key influencer in the preparation of price and ‘pricing corridors’ to maximise profitability of products within the category.
  • Data: Maintains the Product Database for assigned products to ensure content accuracy to feed ERP and Marketing resources such as catalogues and websites.
  • Marketing: Leadership of promotional materials, product packaging, labels and user instructions ensuring compliance with both corporate guidelines and legal requirements.
  • Supply Chain: Work in close liaison with the supply chain team, giving guidance on product sales forecasting for the product category, ensuring inventory remains at acceptable levels and stock turn targets are achieved.
  • Define and execute product improvements and value analysis.
  • Management of internal and communications for product range, to ensure appropriate message dissemination through the “Aurora Times”.
  • Ability to support the sales force in front of the customer, to secure profitable business.
  • Ability to plan present and implement training to ensure Aurora Group staff develop product and technical knowledge appropriate to role. As required deliver training for end customers.
  • Achieve agreed budgeted financial and non-financial outcomes.
  • At the time of product deletion, ensure final inventory sale and removal from marketing materials including the offering of substitutes/alternatives.
  • Ensure all the activities within the product segment comply with relevant Acts, legal demands and Aurora Group ethical standards.
  • Assist in ensuring the projection of the Company’s brand and image is commensurate with brand strategy.
  • Active participation in the company Product Management Network.

Person Specification

  • A strategic thinker with strong presentation and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication capabilities in both written and verbal English.
  • Strong team ethics yet able to work independently.
  • Take ownership and strives to deliver.
  • Detail oriented with exceptional organisation skills.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Appropriate market experience in a business similar to that of the Aurora Group, such as lighting or electrical products.
  • A tertiary qualification in Lighting, Engineering, Marketing, Business or a similar discipline.
  • Robust technical knowledge of lighting products and product development.
  • Relevant international experience, including Asian manufacturing, preferred.

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Job Title: Product Line Manager – Indoor Connected Ambient Lighting

Department: Product Management (Projects Lighting)

Reports to: Head of Product Management (Projects Lighting)

Job Purpose

Under the leadership of the Head of Product Management (Projects), the Product Manager will lead the assigned portfolio on a global basis, driving business growth to maximise profitability in each of our global HUBs.
Defines and implements product strategies to achieve profit objectives leading the Product Portfolio from ‘cradle to grave’.
Managing cross functionally for portfolio profitability and providing front-line product and application support to stakeholders.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Defines Product Strategy and New Product Development Roadmaps for assigned segment, working with Head of Industrial Design and in line with overall company strategy.
  • Execution of strategy with active management of the product lifecycle, controlling SKU count and managing product performance against budget, with corrective tactical action.
  • Preparation of market and product briefs, managing both the product development and launch process, for profitable growth.
  • Maintains a detailed understanding of segment products, applications, competitors, products and lighting industry practices.
  • Provides cross functional leadership for assigned category.
  • Price: Key influencer in the preparation of price and ‘pricing corridors’ to maximise profitability of products within the category.
  • Data: Maintains the Product Database for assigned products to ensure content accuracy to feed ERP and Marketing resources such as catalogues and websites.
  • Marketing: Leadership of promotional materials, product packaging, labels and user instructions ensuring compliance with both corporate guidelines and legal requirements.
  • Supply Chain: Work in close liaison with the supply chain team, giving guidance on product sales forecasting for the product category, ensuring inventory remains at acceptable levels and stock turn targets are achieved.
  • Define and execute product improvements and value analysis.
  • Management of internal and communications for product range, to ensure appropriate message dissemination through the “Aurora Times”.
  • Ability to support the sales force in front of the customer, to secure profitable business.
  • Ability to plan present and implement training to ensure Aurora Group staff develop product and technical knowledge appropriate to role. As required deliver training for end customers.
  • Achieve agreed budgeted financial and non-financial outcomes.
  • At the time of product deletion, ensure final inventory sale and removal from marketing materials including the offering of substitutes/alternatives.
  • Ensure all the activities within the product segment comply with relevant Acts, legal demands and Aurora Group ethical standards.
  • Assist in ensuring the projection of the Company’s brand and image is commensurate with brand strategy.
  • Active participation in the company Product Management Network.

Person Specification

  • A strategic thinker with strong presentation and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication capabilities in both written and verbal English.
  • Strong team ethics yet able to work independently.
  • Take ownership and strives to deliver.
  • Detail oriented with exceptional organisation skills.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Appropriate market experience in a business similar to that of the Aurora Group, such as lighting or electrical products.
  • A tertiary qualification in Lighting, Engineering, Marketing, Business or a similar discipline.
  • Robust technical knowledge of lighting products and product development.
  • Relevant international experience, including Asian manufacturing, preferred.

Apply Now

 

Job Title: Commercial Analyst

Department: Finance

Location: Swindon

Reports to: Swindon Operations Managing Director

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform detailed analysis supporting the strategic and commercial agenda of the company.
  • Transform high level requests into focused and specific analysis and, on occasion, modify such analysis to one’s own observations and knowledge of data and its limitations.
  • You will present and communicate these results effectively to stakeholders, explaining business implications of analytics and using initiative to respond to any challenge.
  • Support the team with all queries around external insights.
  • Present to the management team on a monthly basis.
  • Recommending improvements to management.
  • Proactive communication on all ‘breaking news’ in relevant commercial segments.

Skills & Experience

  • Solid analytical expertise.
  • A clear understanding of how business metrics can resolve issues.
  • Excellent systems and IT skills using various tools such as Excel, Access, etc.
  • Highly numerate with advanced Excel skills.
  • Commercially astute with strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • A minimum of 2 years work experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of Windows based software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Good presentation skills.

Person Specification

  • Able to support multiple projects and to balance priorities effectively.
  • Methodical, detail-oriented and highly organised.
  • Works quickly and accurately under pressure.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Able to communicate at all business levels.
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to changing situations and workload.
  • An enthusiastic and determined problem-solver who takes ownership and strives to deliver.
  • Strongly customer focused, team orientated, yet able to work independently.
  • A fast learner with sound business sense.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in a numerate discipline.

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Job Title: O2 LIGHT MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Reports to: Senior Maintenance Engineer

Location: Mobile - Essex Region (Will be required to visit head office in Swindon occasionally)

MAIN DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver a high quality service at all times whilst ensuring costs are controlled.
  • Report any electrical safety issues to head office to action with customer.
  • Report any site specific lamp / access / information useful for follow up visits.
  • Communication with O2 office must be regular and as agreed. This is vital as customers phone the office and expect answers.
  • Employee vehicle must be kept clean, both inside and out.
  • Employees are responsible for ensuring they have sufficient stock and ordering replacement stock in a timely manner. Specific part numbers must be used when ordering material from the O2 office.
  • Engineers will wear provided company t-shirts at all times and ensure these are clean.
  • Unless route has been set, engineers will select the most efficient route possible when placing work in order and will aim to be at the first job for 8am unless otherwise stated.
  • Completed job sheets will be sent recorded delivery if these can’t be hand delivered to the O2 head office.
  • All job sheets will be correctly filed in and signed by the customer at all times.
  • Engineers are expected to know / learn the technical description of all lamps.
  • Report any damages made to company van on the day supported by a report and photos.

KEY SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Portable Appliance Testing.
  • NICEIC compliance.
  • Electrical Fault Diagnosis.
  • New Electrical Installations.
  • New Product Installations.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 17th Edition Qualification (Certificate must be available.)
  • Full driving licence.

Apply Now

 

Job Title: Product Design Engineer

Department: Engineering

Location: Swindon

Reports to: Design Manager

Job Purpose

Reporting to the Design Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the product design, engineering and development of the next range of smart luminaires for the Aurora Projects division. The Product Design Engineer will produce high standard solutions that reflect the design, manufacturing and technology capability of the Aurora Group.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop the next range of innovative Aurora smart luminaires integrating LED, wireless, sensor & other IOT related technologies.
  • Manage projects from brief through to concept, design, production and launch, utilizing standard company design processes to ensure products meet the requirements of the design brief both in performance and function.
  • Create concept proposals, drawings, models, and prototypes
  • Produce manufacturing drawings and specifications, preliminary bills of materials, costings, assembly instructions, datasheets and user guides where required.
  • Ensure products and design of products include the consideration of all relevant standards and legislation as required.
  • Assist and advise production teams on new product builds as required.
  • Ensure products are developed with thermal and photometric consideration and instruct engineering colleagues to perform required tests.
  • Liaise with sales and marketing to ensure product designs meet customer and company requirements.
  • Liaise with purchasing and manufacturing teams accordingly to ensure pertinent information is communicated in a timely and consistent fashion and delivery of the product to market is realised within deadlines.
  • Provide input and assistance to other members of Engineering towards achievement of departmental objectives.
  • Take a proactive approach to research and learnin.
  • Identifying product improvements to reduce costs and processes.
  • Assist in recommending new methods of manufacture & assembly of Aurora products to help increase sales, reduce costs, increase capacity & improve quality.
  • Recommend improvements to existing systems or new systems, policies & procedures.

Person Specification

  • Methodical, detail-oriented and highly organised.
  • Works quickly and accurately under pressure.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Able to communicate at all business levels.
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to changing situations and workload.
  • An enthusiastic and determined individual who takes ownership and strives to deliver.
  • Strongly customer focused, team orientated, yet able to work independently.
  • A fast learner with sound business sense.

Skills & Experience

  • Skilled and efficient user of CAD & 3DCAD or associated packages, preferably educated to HNC or OND / degree level as a minimum, in a product design or engineering field.
  • Creative and analytical approach to solving problems through design, prototyping & testing.
  • Ability to work on individual projects as well as concurrently within a team environment.
  • Hands on & practical approach.
  • A good understanding of engineering fundamentals and manufacturing methods, design processes and testing.

Apply Now

 

Job Title: Graduate Product Design Engineer

Department: Engineering

Location: Swindon

Reports to: Design Manager

Job Description

Reporting to the Design Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for the product design, engineering and development of the next range of smart luminaires for the Aurora Projects division. As a graduate member of the NPD team they will work with and assist senior members of the Engineering team to support the development of products within a concurrent engineering process He or she will enjoy producing high standard solutions that reflect the design, manufacturing and technology capability of the Aurora Group.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop the next range of innovative Aurora smart luminaires integrating LED, wireless, sensor & other IOT related technologies.
  • Collaborate with and support more senior Engineers to manage projects from brief through to concept, design, production and launch, utilizing standard company design processes to ensure products meet the requirements of the design brief both in performance and function.
  • Create concept proposals, drawings, models, and prototypes.
  • Produce manufacturing drawings and specifications, preliminary bills of materials, costings, assembly instructions, datasheets and user guides where required.
  • Ensure products and design of products include the consideration of all relevant standards and legislation as required.
  • Assist and advise production teams on new product builds as required.
  • Ensure products are developed with thermal and photometric consideration and instruct engineering colleagues to perform required tests.
  • Liaise with sales and marketing to ensure product designs meet customer and company requirements.
  • Liaise with purchasing and manufacturing teams accordingly to ensure pertinent information is communicated in a timely and consistent fashion and delivery of the product to market is realised within deadlines.
  • Provide input and assistance to other members of Engineering towards achievement of departmental objectives.
  • Take a proactive approach to research and learning.
  • Identifying product improvements to reduce costs and processes.
  • Assist in recommending new methods of manufacture & assembly of Aurora products to help increase sales, reduce costs, increase capacity & improve quality.
  • Recommend improvements to existing systems or new systems, policies & procedures.

Skills & Experience

  • Skilled and efficient user of CAD & 3DCAD or associated packages, preferably educated to HNC or OND / degree level as a minimum, in a product design or engineering field.
  • Creative and analytical approach to solving problems through design, prototyping & testing.
  • Ability to work on individual projects as well as concurrently within a team environment.
  • Hands on & practical approach.
  • A good understanding of engineering fundamentals and manufacturing methods, design processes and testing.

Apply Now

 

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