Sikla UK & Ireland

Sikla UK is a family-owned company & part of Sikla Group, founded more than 50 years ago in Germany. In total, we are a team of over 650 employees, working from branches located in more than 20 countries, implementing our solutions in projects all over the world.

Within the UK, our main premises are based in Kingston (Milton Keynes) and a recently opened warehouse is located in Belfast (serving the ROI and NI markets). From these locations, products & services are provided to both national & international projects.

As a company focused on providing the best and more innovative solutions for steel framing and pipework supports, we have a wealth of experience working with various industries and construction projects: Energy from Waste plants; Chemical, Oil & Gas Industries; Data Centres & Pharmaceutical Industry; Building Services.

At Sikla we believe in career plans based on long-term strategy, built on teamwork, growth and development. We offer career opportunities in:

    • Design & Engineering
    • Logistics & Warehousing
    • Customer Service & Business Development

Let us be part of your future: join a young, dynamic team, who welcomes and brings together a diversity of ideas & talent!

Sikla UK & Ireland Milton Keynes, UK
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
You are reporting to our Director of Sales & Engineering, working closely with the Marketing & Sales Office teams. Your key duties and responsibilities Promote a long-term relationship with customers Maximise existing business opportunities/projects Working closely with the Business Development  team, developing internal sales and new leads prospect Supporting the Sales Office with quotes and order processing Handling customer incoming queries (through phone-calls and emails) Maintaining contact lists and general information in the CRM system Assisting in the preparation of Sales reports Assisting the Marketing Coordinator executing diverse business promotion actions (digital marketing tasks, tradeshows preparation, catalogues production and others) Occasionally visiting customers or project sites, together with a Business Development Engineer Research companies and prospects Supporting the Business Development team with networking Your...
Sikla UK & Ireland Belfast, UK
14 Sep, 2021
Part time
As a Workshop Assistant you will report to the Warehouse Manager. Your duties and key responsibilities Maintaining high level of health & safety standards Prefabricating and cutting Sikla material according to drawings Using industrial machinery Cleaning tools and tidying up the workshop Picking, packing and despatching customer orders Assisting with the daily logistics Ensuring all stock is in the correct location Supporting tight timescales and given deadlines Supporting the WM with communicating incoming and outgoing deliveries, delays, logistic issues etc. Helping with “handyman duties” in the office Ensuring that the company procedures are always followed Checking deliveries accurately: Quality Checks for Goods in and Goods out Using the ERP System for standard processes in the warehouse Offloading and unpacking goods Understanding standard process like Goods in and Goods out Your profile Skills &...
Sikla UK & Ireland Kingston, Milton Keynes, UK
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
You will be responsible for   assisting our Logistics Manager   in all aspects of warehouse management and for implementing the company strategy and driving the strategy forward throughout the warehouse, by ensuring those targets are met and delivered against. As a proven   people leader , the assistant warehouse manager will have the ability to recognise and develop talent among warehouse operators and have the 'promote and develop from within' mentality. This role will be working, in the spirit of a player coach/foreman, within a small but flexible operation where there is both   picking of modular steel products and fabricating with them , depending on project requirements. We are looking for a strong operator who can   prioritise workload   and juggle priorities when required. This role will report directly to the Milton Keynes Warehouse Manager (UK Logistics Manager). Requirements & Accountabilities Take responsibility for inbound deliveries, warehouse...
Sikla UK & Ireland Remote
04 Aug, 2021
Full time
You are reporting to our Director of Sales & Engineering, backed up by our team of design engineers and by an internal sales team to allow you to fully concentrate on generating and converting opportunities which will be provided through our existing network of solutions partners and our project intelligence software providers. Our CRM and Office 365 software will keep you excellently organised everywhere, at your hot desk in our Milton Keynes offices, via app in your company car and also at your home office desk.       Responsibilities Include Search for new opportunities and maximise client potential in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and beyond (wherever your client base has a construction project) Develop long-term relationships with clients, contractors and EPC, through managing and interpreting their requirements Provide pre-sales technical assistance and product education, CPD is part of Sikla's portfolio and presentation skills are essential Work on...
Sikla UK & Ireland Remote
04 Aug, 2021
Full time
You are reporting to our Director of Sales & Engineering, backed up by our team of design engineers and by an internal sales team to allow you to fully concentrate on generating and converting opportunities which will be provided through our existing network of solutions partners and our project intelligence software providers. Our  CRM and Office 365 software will keep you excellently organised everywhere, at your hot desk in our Milton Keynes offices, via app in your company car and also at your home office desk.        Responsibilities Include Search for new opportunities and maximise client potential in the UK and beyond (wherever your client base has a construction project) Develop long-term relationships with clients, contractors and EPC, through managing and interpreting their requirements Provide pre-sales technical assistance and product education, CPD is part of Sikla's portfolio and presentation skills are essential Work on after-sales support...
Sikla UK & Ireland Kingston, Milton Keynes, UK
04 Aug, 2021
Full time
If you would like your CV to be kept in our contact database for future positions in our Design & Engineering team, please send it over to recruitment@sikla.co.uk,  mentioning "Design & Engineering" in the subject. AutoCAD Draughtsperson AutoCAD Draughtsperson to support Design & Engineering team. Motivated to work on framing systems design and drafting CAD drawings for Conceptual and Construction works. Capable of reviewing customers’ requirements and creating material take-offs for the workshop and purchasing. Interested in designing to problem solving, ideally mechanical or 3D. Open opportuniy to Engineering Apprenticeship. Required Skills & Qualifications  GCSE A* – C: Min (Maths, English, Sciences, Technology, Engineering) NVQ Qualifications are also acceptable
Sikla UK & Ireland Kingston, Milton Keynes, UK
04 Aug, 2021
Full time
Duties and key responsibilities Handling incoming phone calls / "gatekeeping" Processing the customer invoices in the morning Processing sales orders Processing quotations Assisting the field team with customer/order information General office duties (e.g. data entry, filing, copying) Checking stock levels Keeping customers informed about order/delivery changes Maintaining contact lists and general information in the CRM system Updating and maintaining office policies and procedures Assisting in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports Providing general support to visitors and guests Supporting with general enquiries regarding IT problems, phone system, printer etc. The Ideal Candidate Skills & Abilities Working with office management systems, MS Office and office equipment (printers, copier etc.) Ability to work productively, efficiently, effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales Capable of prioritising tasks...
Sikla UK & Ireland Kingston, Milton Keynes, UK
04 Aug, 2021
Full time
Duties and key responsibilities Checking accuracy of deliveries to customers (domestic, export, industrial projects), Helping to minimise errors in picking, packing and loading Assisting with the daily logistics Following instructions and reporting to Logistics & Fabrications Supervisor (LFS) Reporting mistakes, inaccuracies and discrepancies immediately Ensuring all stock is located in the correct place Supporting tight timescales and given deadlines Maintaining a high level of health & safety standards Supporting the LFS with communicating incoming and outgoing deliveries, delays, logistic issues etc. Covering for colleagues during holiday and other absences Prefabricating and cutting Sikla material according to drawings Cleaning tools and tidying up the warehouse settings Helping with “handyman duties” in the office Ensuring that the Route Card procedure is always followed Checking deliveries accurately: Quality Checks for goods-in and...