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Batley is a market and mill town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Yorkshire. The wider Kirklees economy is home to around 250,000 businesses and is worth around £150 billion.

Currently, the key employment sectors in the region are construction, digital, manufacturing and engineering, health and creative. Economically, Batley and the surrounding area of Kirklees has one of the biggest concentrations of manufacturing in England. This includes world-leading expertise, reputation and high-level skills in component gears, turbo valves, pumps and gaskets, and process and systems engineering. The latter is cutting across markets for energy, water, automotive powertrain, defence, food production and the low carbon economy. Similarly, the education sector in Batley is strong, with the University of Huddersfield, one of the leading universities in the country, being located within the wider region. The University has pronounced strengths in engineering, metrology, enterprise and innovation.

Night Shift Maintenance Engineer

£48000 - £50000 per annum

Futures are delighted to be working with a leading manufacturing business based in the Leeds area. Due to investments we are currently supporting the business with a Night Shift Engineer opportunity. Shift – 4 on 4 off night shift Reporting into the Engineering Manager / Chief Engineer you will take responsibility for both reactive and…

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Materials Handler

£22000 - £26000 per annum

Manufacturing Futures is representing a growing West Yorkshire business which has seen huge growth in recent years. We are looking to appoint at materials handler who has experience with both fork lift trucks and operating over head cranes. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the goods once they arrive at site and have…

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