Careers

Helpful, High Tech, Heroic. Three word’s which highlight Rapid’s core values. These same values can be found in each and every member of Rapid’s team. To successfully compete in a fast paced, competitive and constantly evolving business environment, Rapid’s team work towards the common goal of ensuring each customer has the highest quality, advanced mixing technology and their expectations exceeded.

If you share our values, we’d love to hear from you.

Please view our current vacancies below.

Due to retirement, Rapid International Ltd is seeking to appoint a Purchasing Executive. An integral member of the Rapid team, the Purchasing Executive is responsible for sourcing and purchasing materials for the operational side of the business.

 

Position: Purchasing Executive (Permanent, Full-Time).

Location: 96 Mullavilly Road, Tandragee, Craigavon. BT62 2LX.

Starting Salary: circa £25,000.

Closing Date: Friday 20 October 2017 at 12 noon

 

Duties:

  • Maintain the company ordering procedure.
  • Negotiate with suppliers on quality, price, delivery and terms.
  • Visit suppliers (European travel required) to develop collaboration.
  • Assist with sourcing and pricing new materials.
  • Raise purchase orders.
  • Ensure on-time delivery is achieved.
  • Deal with purchased item quality concerns, recording faults and returning goods.
  • Matching invoices against purchase orders and resolving discrepancies.
  • Reduce value of stock holding, without compromising operational activity.
  • Monitor and improve re-order policy and data.
  • Assist with logistics, both inward and despatch.
  • Assist with stock figures and material financial reports.

 

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum of two years purchasing experience.
  • Knowledge of engineering/manufacturing sector.
  • High degree of computer literacy.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Good ethics and personal integrity.
  • Ability to travel to suppliers and exhibitions (European).

 

Application Method:

Please email your CV and covering letter, reflective of education, qualifications & experience for the above role to: mervync@rapidinternational.com.

Rapid is currently seeking applications for the role of Fabricator / Welder within our manufacturing department.

Candidates should :

  • Have a good standard of education
  • Have a qualification in an engineering related discipline
  • Be able to interpret engineering drawings
  • Have experience in MIG/MAG welding processes
  • Competent in the use of hand tools
  • Be a team player
  • Adhere to safe working practices

Application Method – Please email your CV, reflective of education, qualifications & experience for the above role to mervync@rapidinternational.com.