ReAct funding in South Wales – 3K funding towards new candidates

The candidates below have all advised us that they are eligible for ReAct funding, which offers employers:-

  • £3K towards recruitment costs.
  • Up to £1.5K towards training.

Support under the ReAct II scheme is available for individuals who:

  • have become unemployed in the last six months as a result of redundancy,
  • are currently unemployed, and who have not been in continuous employment for 6 weeks or more since being made redundant
  • are currently under notice of redundancy.
  • have not undertaken any publicly funded training since being made redundant, including the work-based learning suite of programmes.

Recruiting an individual eligible for ReAct funding can cut your employment costs whilst also filling a position quickly, as most candidates are available for an immediate start.

If you would like to receive the following ReAct documentation to assist in taking the first steps to receiving funding, please contact us today.

  • Application Form for Employer Recruitment Support
  • Guidance notes for the scheme
  • State Aid Declaration Sheet

For more details on the scheme please visit the ReAct website

ReAct candidates

Check out just some of our ReAct candidates below. Please contact us immediately if you would like further details on these candidates.

SRCH46734        Transport Administrator  £18k+
Excellent planning, organisational and administration skills with accuracy and attention to detail combined with analytical and problem solving skills. This candidate processes resourceful and imaginative skills with the ability to assess situations and react accordingly. Experienced in task prioritisation and time management. Request more info

SRCH47176          Machine Operator/Setter £20k+
Skilled machine operator/setter with an NVQ level 1 & 2 in manufacturing and experience of machining a wide range of components for industrial applications. Knowledge includes setting machine to correct specification from engineering drawings, following all relevant health & safety protocols, using measuring equipment to ensure component meets specification, with experience of using Ban Saw’s, Turning and Grinding machinery. Request more info

SRCH46659        QC / Production Manager   £45,000
Degree qualified (Applied Biological Sciences 2.1 BSc Hons) quality and production professional, with extensive people management skills, undertaken Six Sigma Black Belt & Green Belt training. AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY
LOCATION Tredegar Request more info

SRCH46172        Health and Safety Co-ordinator  £40,000
NEBOSH qualified self motivated and consistent team player with a track record of delivering results using modern behavioural safety, coaching, continuous improvement and lean manufacturing techniques, experienced in managing, planning and administering all aspects of a health and safety and facilities department. AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY
LOCATION Llantwit Major Request more info

SRCH44285        Operations / Commercial Manager   £25,000
A time served dedicated and highly motivated operations & commercial manager with over 30 years experience in the aerospace industry, varied skill set which includes production management, purchasing, project management and extensive customer facing experience. AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY
LOCATION Maesteg Request more info

SRCH46346        Instrument Technician / Supervisor  £35,000
Professional specialist in instrumentation with a wealth of experience in power generation, petrochemical and gas sectors. Possessing overseas and cross-cultural experience and has a successful record in developing technical apprentices and young technicians, offering coaching and counselling, and planning their development path. AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY.
LOCATION Pembroke Request more info

SRCH46406        Electrical Technician  £22,000
Time served electrical maintenance technician within experience in the food packaging sector. Reliable, honest, enthusiastic, self-motivated individual with a positive attitude and a willingness to learn. Recently completed electrical training inspection & testing and 17th edition city & guilds qualifications.  AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION Swansea Request more info

SRCH46206         Graduate Electronic Engineer  £20,000     
Recent graduate with BEng Hons electronic engineering (2.2) modules studied include engineering analysis, project management and control systems. Elected school representative for engineering.AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION Gwynedd Request more info 

SRCH46940         Shift Manager  £30,000
Shift manager with 25 years plus food manufacturing experience and prior experience within the steel sector. A self-motivated, reliable and conscientious individual with good interpersonal skills and the ability to develop a team. Now seeking a stimulating and rewarding post. AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION Cardiff Request more info 

SRCM16035         Electrical Technician  £27,500
A time served electrical technician with their 17th edition qualification and 14 years of food / heavy industry experience. They have excellent experience with PLCs such as Allen Bradley, Fanuc and Siemens. In their current role some of their main duties are fault finding and repairs to the manufacturing systems, working on planned maintenance, giving engineering support to a high volume production line. AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START
LOCATION: Tredegar Request more info

SRCM46696         Electrical Technician  £30,000
An experienced electrical technician that is time served and holds 17th edition qualification, experience in the food, packaging and heavy industry sectors. Experience writing and using PPM Systems and also working with AC, DC and inverted drives. Candidate has worked with PLCs such as Omron, Allen Bradley, Fanuc and Mitsubishi, (programming experience with Mitsubishi). AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION: Tredegar Request more info

SRCM10488         Toolmaker / Fitter  £24,500
A hard working individual who is time served with a HNC in mechanical engineering. Prior experience in sectors such as aerospace, medical and steel. The candidate has worked with PPM systems and is able to read engineering drawings. AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION: Aberdare Request more info

SRCM43809         Multi skilled Maintenance Technician  £26,500
The candidate is time served with 20 years’ experience as an electrically bias maintenance technician. Experience working in both the industrial and commercial environment and using PPM and CMMS Systems. Experience of fault finding with Gem 80, Siemens S7, Fanuc and Omron, they also have some programming experience. AVAILABLE FOR an IMMEDIATE START
LOCATION: Swansea Request more info

SRCM33273         Engineering Manager   £50,000
Experienced engineering manager with 28 years experience within the steel and paper industries. Degree in electrical and electronics engineering with experience of management up to 50 staff. Knowledge of controlling OPEX and CAPEX budgets. AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START.
LOCATION: Cardiff Request more info 

SRCM6030           Mechanical Technician  £30,000
Currently looking for a new position due to redundancy the candidate has been working within the same automotive company for the last 25 years. They completed their TRW apprenticeship and hold various city and guilds qualifications. The candidate has excellent knowledge and experience with hydraulics and pneumatics, general maintenance, transmission systems, plant installation and mechanical drives. AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE START
LOCATION: Pontypool Request more info 

SRCM36167        Engineering Manager  £40,000
A hard working time served engineer who through the past 38 years has worked up to engineering manager level. Knowledge gained within the steel and food manufacturing sectors. Current role involves managing all engineering functions for a large blue chip food manufacturing company.
LOCATION: Tredegar Request more info

SRCM29430        Technical Manager  £35,000+
MSc qualified in manufacturing technology with an HNC in electrical and electronics engineering. 14 years experience gained in the steel sector, current role involves developing technical solutions in manufacturing in order to help the department achieve annual plan targets, auditing & product quality management. Available from the 6th of April.
LOCATION: Abergavenny Request more info

SRCH17389          Warehouse / Purchasing administrator   £18,000 
Experienced candidate looking for warehouse / purchasing administrator positions. Previous responsibilities include all purchasing tasks reporting to the senior buyer. Running MRP and integrating report, raising purchase orders and work orders. Liaising with customers direct, getting quotes, progressing orders, setting up accounts, arranging packing and shipping of machine shipments up to half a million pounds. Looking for a salary of £18,000 but would consider less depending on location.
LOCATION Bridgend Request more info

SRCM15916          Production Shift Manager   £30,000
Currently looking for a new position due to redundancy the candidate has had 23 years’ experience within the food manufacturing industry. Working within sectors such as food, medical, and automotive.  The candidate has worked his way up from welder to production shift manager in this time. Current responsibilities include conducting three weekly production meetings with the team to discuss previous and forthcoming weeks also any other personnel, health and safety, production related issues and ensure swift product changes are carried out along with promotional changes and requirements. Available from February 6th.
LOCATION: Gwent Request more info 

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