Phone
USA +1 248.579.4295
Froude, Inc.
41123 Jo Drive, Novi, MI 48375 USA

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We are dedicated to providing the right environment for our employees in order for them to excel in their particular field. Investments are continually made, at all levels, in training and development of skills to enable team members to perform to their highest capability. Keep checking back for current openings.

This is a successful company with a strong engineering, manufacturing and commercial pedigree.

If you are interested in the exciting fields of automotive, aerospace, marine and industrial power generation, with a worldwide flavor, then Froude could use your skills and provide you with a challenging and exciting work environment.

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Current Openings in Novi MI USA

Service & Commissioning Engineer
Position: SERVICE AND COMMISSIONING ENGINEER
Location: Novi, Michigan USA

Froude Inc., a manufacturer of highly-engineered engine testing products, is seeking a service and commissioning engineer with a minimum of 5 years of experience. The successful applicant will possess excellent communication and organizational skills, and aspires to learn, grow and be a positive influence in a small and growing team.

We design, develop and manufacture engine dynamometer products and systems. Our customers include Ford, GM, Rolls Royce, Volkswagen, Siemens, GE, Pratt & Whitney and a variety of other major US and international companies. Froude is headquartered in Novi, Michigan and we have a manufacturing center in Worcester, United Kingdom. The position reports to the Director of Customer Service and will be based in our Novi, Michigan location.

The overall purpose of this role is the commissioning of Froude and Go Power dynamometer systems, as well as the service, maintenance, and calibration of products in the field. Overnight travel, including weekends, is expected. Froude’s customers are placed geographically in most parts of the world and therefore the service and commissioning engineer must display a willingness to work anywhere (within any travel allowance agreement in force), given that any particular request is reasonable.

Responsibilities:
• To provide commissioning, testing, training and service support at Froude and Go Power customer sites worldwide
• To maintain good working relations with the Customers’ site personnel and representatives
• Ensure that all Health and Safety Procedures and statutory requirements are complied with in-house and on-site in conjunction with the customer’s own policies
• Proactively managing time and resources between jobs. i.e. maintaining equipment calibration, self-training, site packs, and site reports
• To obtain the customer’s written acceptance of the equipment on completion of commissioning, subject, if necessary, to a formal snagging list, prior to departure from the site
• To ensure that all measurements called for are made with instrumentation maintained within the calibration system and to maintain the department’s calibration system
• To ensure that all products perform in accordance with Froude’s technical specification and where a deviation is noted, to use all correct procedures to remedy such faults.
• To keep records of daily occurrences and compile visit reports on return using the appropriate forms
• In the absence of formal site management, as the Senior Froude representative, to supervise site labor and sub-contractors involved on the contract for which they are responsible
• Technical feedback and input to help provide accurate proposals, resolve site issues, improve product and service documentation
• To create and issue site packs containing relevant site information, risk assessments and method statements
• In-house assistance with customer returns and refurbishments
• To take on as directed, in writing, site management roles
• To safeguard and maintain in good order, all Company equipment and records, including items hired and vehicles allocated to them
• To conduct themselves as befits a representative of the Company and to maintain contact with the department as directed by the Customer Service Director
• To maintain good customer relationships and ensure customer satisfaction at all times
• Revising departmental and on-site procedures to better suit customer requirements
• To assist in the general running of the department and to perform any reasonable duties not covered in the foregoing as may be required by the Company

We are expanding, changing, and becoming a new company. If this sounds exciting and you’re interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to HR@froudedyno.com. Applicants must be authorized to work in the US.

Current Openings in Worcester UK

Facility and Health & Safety Coordinator
Facility and Health & Safety Coordinator
 

Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, UK
Salary: £TBA
• 33 Days Holiday Inc. Bank Holidays • Pension, Company Benefits and 36.75 hour week (Mon-Thurs - 08:00am-16:30pm Fri 0800am-12:45pm).

Contract: Permanent

Job Overview:

Froude Limited, a manufacturer of engine testing products, is seeking a Facility and Health & Safety Coordinator to support our company’s ambitious growth objectives. Our customers include Ford, GM, Rolls Royce, Volkswagen, Siemens, GE, Pratt & Whitney and a variety of other major international companies.

Froude is headquartered in Novi, Michigan USA and we have a manufacturing center in Worcester, United Kingdom. We are looking for an experienced Facilities Manager to oversee all building-related activities in our Worcester, UK site. You will be responsible for preserving the good condition of infrastructure and meeting health and safety requirements.

The Role:
The successful candidate will be based in our manufacturing facility and will report directly to the Technical Director and Site Manager they will be solely responsible for all aspects of health and safety and facilities management. The role will combine practical and administrative responsibilities. The candidate must be proactive and able to prioritise workload to support production activities and statutory requirements.
      • Planning and coordinating facility installations and refurbishments
      • Managing the upkeep of fixed assets
      • Responsibility for general facility maintenance and improvements
      • Daily control and management of health and safety

Responsibilities:
• Manage the upkeep of equipment and supplies to meet health and safety standards
• Daily management of health and safety
• Control and management of Health and safety systems

Responsibility for all health and safety records and documentation such as:
      • Risk assessments
      • COSHH records
      • Fire risk assessments
      • Health and safety training records
• Implementation of  health and safety procedures
• Supervise all external contractors related to the facility works/improvements
• Control activities like parking space allocation, waste disposal, building security etc.
• Plan and schedule insurance and service visits for:
      • Lifting equipment
      • Crane and forklift truck servicing
      • Cooling tower service contracts
      • Spray booths
      • Extraction systems
• Keep financial and non-financial records for record and health and safety requirements
• Undertaking general maintenance and repair tasks relating to:
      • Plumbing
      • Electrical maintenance
      • General building repairs
• Obtaining quotations for larger-scale facility improvements
• Weekly fire system checks

Requirements:
• Proven experience as a facilities manager or relevant position
• Experience in the daily management of health and safety
• Well-versed in technical/engineering operations and facilities management
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent organizational and leadership skills
• Good analytical/critical thinking

Advantages but not required:
• BSc/BA in facility management, engineering, business administration or relevant field
• Relevant professional qualification in Health and Safety such as:
• NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
• NVQ Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
• NCFE IOSH Level 3 Certificate in Safety and Health for Business

Personal Attributes: Integrity | Inquisitive | Determined | Organized | Thorough | Self-starter

If this sounds exciting and you’re interested in a ground floor opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to UKHR@froudedyno.com with the reference FHSC-UK-22. Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK.
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Froude Dynamometers
Froude dynamometers are renowned the world over as high quality, reliable and accurate. Our test equipment will provide a return on your investment for many years.
Froude, Inc. 
41123 Jo Drive, 
Novi, MI 48375 USA
+1 248.579.4295

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Blackpole Road, Worcester WR3 8YB 
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