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BECOME PART OF OUR TEAM

NXGEN provides engineered heavy lift and specialist transport solutions across a global market. As industry experts,
we are passionate about our work and are always on the lookout for the right people, who share our values, to join
our growing team.

If you are interested in becoming part of the NXGEN team, our current vacancies are listed below. Please complete the below application form and attach an up to date CV and covering letter to be considered for any of our roles. Additionally, should you wish to register your interest for future vacancies, please complete the form below, outlining which role you wish to be considered for and attach a CV , covering letter outlining any relevant qualifications you may hold.

Role: Engineer
Based: Shrewsbury, UK with travel (frequent national and occasional international as required)
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

Overview
As a rapidly growing business we are looking for engineers who share our passion for engineering and problem solving and who are keen to work in an exciting and dynamic industry.

As a NXGEN Engineer you will learn to apply your technical knowledge to solve a wide variety of engineering challenges. You will have the opportunity to work with our operational business and get hands on, practical experience of the equipment and techniques used to handle abnormal loads. We will work with you to build your knowledge and technical ability across a range of specialist areas, along with more traditional trades such as structural analysis and design.

Although based out of the UK, NXGEN Engineering operates globally, having completed projects in the United States, Mexico, The Netherlands, France, Germany, Norway, as well as the Far East and South America. As a member of the engineering team you will have the opportunity for international travel as part of the role.

Our team holds all relevant professional qualifications and are keen to support you with your own professional development. We are here to support you in gaining the skills necessary to improve your technical independence and progression within the business.

Key responsibilities
As a NXGEN engineer you will learn to:

  • Produce engineering documents such as drawings, reports, calculations associated with the movement of abnormal loads
  • Mentor and manage other team members as required
  • Provide technical support to NXGEN Group and clients as required
  • Act as NXGEN’s technical representative to clients


Skills, qualifications and experience
Mandatory

  • Degree qualified naval architect, civil, structural or mechanical engineer
  • 2 years work experience in a relevant area

Desirable

  • Appropriate HSQE qualification
  • AP ticket holder


Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave (+UK bank holidays)
  • Reimbursement toward relevant professional development and memberships
  • Annual bonus
  • Medical cover after 2 years service
  • Company car after two years service


Application
To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date CV detailing your current and expected qualifications, along with any experience. In addition to your CV, please also provide a personal statement of up to 1000 words outlining:

  • Why you would like to work with us
  • What areas of engineering are you interested in
  • Any relevant experience. Use your personal statement to expand upon the experience noted in your CV.

Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the UK
  • Current and valid driving licence and
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

Role: Engineer
Based: Shrewsbury, UK with travel (frequent national and occasional international as required)
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Degree requirement: Civil, mechanical, structural or marine architecture engineering degree
Working rights: All successful applicants must have a permanent right to work in the UK

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and we are looking for engineers who share our passion for engineering and problem solving and who are keen to work in an exciting and dynamic industry.

As a NXGEN engineer you will learn to apply your technical knowledge to solve a wide variety of engineering challenges. You will have the opportunity to work with our operational business and get hands on, practical experience of the equipment and techniques used to handle abnormal loads. We will work with you to build your knowledge and technical ability across a range of specialist areas, along with more traditional trades such as structural analysis and design.

Although based out of the UK, NXGEN’s engineering team operates globally, having completed projects in the United States, Mexico, The Netherlands, France, Germany, Norway, as well as the Far East and South America. As a member of the engineering team you will have the opportunity for international travel as part of the role.

Our team holds all relevant professional qualifications and are keen to support you with your own professional development. We are here to support you in gaining the skills necessary to improve your technical independence and progression within the business.


Key responsibilities

  • Produce engineering documents such as drawings, reports, calculations associated with the movement of abnormal loads
  • Mentor and manage other team members as required
  • Provide technical support to NXGEN Group and clients as required
  • Act as NXGEN’s technical representative to clients

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory:

  • Degree qualified naval architect, civil, structural or mechanical engineer
  • 2 years work experience in a relevant area


Desirable:

  • Appropriate HSQE qualification
  • AP ticket holder

 

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave (+UK bank holidays)
  • Reimbursement toward relevant professional development and memberships
  • Annual bonus
  • Medical cover after 2 years service
  • Company car after two years service

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date CV detailing your current and expected qualifications, along with any experience. In addition to your CV, please also provide a personal statement of up to 1000 words outlining:

  • Why you would like to work with us
  • What areas of engineering are you interested in
  • Any relevant experience. Use your personal statement to expand upon the experience noted in your CV.


Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the UK
  • Current and valid driving licence
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

Role: Graduate Engineer
Based: Shrewsbury, UK with travel (frequent national and occasional international as required)
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Degree requirement: Civil, mechanical, structural or marine architecture engineering degree
Working rights: All successful applicants must have a permanent right to work in the UK

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and we are looking for graduates who share our passion for engineering and problem solving and who are keen to work in an exciting and dynamic industry.

As a graduate engineer you will learn to apply your technical knowledge to solve a wide variety of engineering challenges. You will have the opportunity to work with our operational business and get hands on, practical experience of the equipment and techniques used to handle abnormal loads. We will work with you to build your knowledge and technical ability across a range of specialist areas along with more traditional trades such as structural analysis and design. You will learn to design and plan:

  • The transport of loads with Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs) as well as conventional axles. These specialist transporters are capable of supporting hundreds of tonnes per module
  • The movement of loads using a variety of skidding techniques including skid shoes, beams and launching plates
  • The use of jacking systems used to raise abnormal loads to heights in excess of 40m, weighing as much as 50,000Te
  • Plan crane lifts using cranes of all sizes. Cranes can be as small as a 10Te spider crane all the way up to 5000Te ringer cranes
  • Engineer bespoke heavy lift gantries for situations where an off the shelf system is not the right solution. These gantries employ a variety of lifting devices to enable them to lift and handle loads could not otherwise be moved
  • Develop bespoke combination systems employing all the above equipment in a single movement or project


Although the role is based out of the UK, NXGEN operates globally, having completed projects in the United States, Mexico, The Netherlands, France, Germany, Norway, as well as the Far East and South America. As a member of the engineering team you will have the opportunity for international travel as part of the role.

Our team holds all relevant professional qualifications and are keen to support you with your own professional development. We are here to support you in gaining the skills necessary to improve your technical independence and progression within the business.


Key responsibilities

  • Produce engineering documents such as drawings, reports, calculations associated with the movement of abnormal loads
  • Provide technical support to NXGEN Group and clients as required
  • Act as NXGEN’s technical representative to clients

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory

  • Studying for an undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Maths A Level


Desirable

  • Strong understanding of structural mechanics
  • Physics A level
  • Other sciences at A level / GCSE
  • Work experience in a relevant area

 

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave (+UK bank holidays)
  • Reimbursement toward relevant professional development and memberships
  • Annual bonus
  • Medical cover after 2 years service
  • Company car after two years service

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date CV detailing your current and expected qualifications, along with any experience. In addition to your CV, please also provide a personal statement of up to 1000 words outlining:

  • Why you would like to work with us
  • What areas of engineering are you interested in
  • Any relevant experience. Use your personal statement to expand upon the experience noted in your CV.


Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the UK
  • Current and valid driving licence
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

Role: Placement Student
Based: Shrewsbury, UK with travel (frequent national and occasional international as required)
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Temporary placement
Salary: Competitive
Degree requirement: Working towards civil, mechanical, structural or marine architecture engineering degree
Working rights: All successful applicants must have a permanent right to work in the UK

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and we are looking for graduates who share our passion for engineering and problem solving and who are keen to work in an exciting and dynamic industry.

As a graduate engineer you will learn to apply your technical knowledge to solve a wide variety of engineering challenges. You will have the opportunity to work with our operational business and get hands on, practical experience of the equipment and techniques used to handle abnormal loads. We will work with you to build your knowledge and technical ability across a range of specialist areas along with more traditional trades such as structural analysis and design. You will learn to design and plan:

  • The transport of loads with Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs) as well as conventional axles. These specialist transporters are capable of supporting hundreds of tonnes per module
  • The movement of loads using a variety of skidding techniques including skid shoes, beams and launching plates
  • The use of jacking systems used to raise abnormal loads to heights in excess of 40m, weighing as much as 50,000Te
  • Plan crane lifts using cranes of all sizes. Cranes can be as small as a 10Te spider crane all the way up to 5000Te ringer cranes
  • Engineer bespoke heavy lift gantries for situations where an off the shelf system is not the right solution. These gantries employ a variety of lifting devices to enable them to lift and handle loads could not otherwise be moved
  • Develop bespoke combination systems employing all the above equipment in a single movement or project

Although the role is based out of the UK, NXGEN operates globally, having completed projects in the United States, Mexico, The Netherlands, France, Germany, Norway, as well as the Far East and South America. As a member of the engineering team you may have the opportunity for international travel as part of the role.

Our team holds all relevant professional qualifications and are keen to support you with your own professional development. We are here to support you in gaining the skills necessary to improve your technical independence and progression within the business.


Key responsibilities

  • Produce engineering documents such as drawings, reports, calculations associated with the movement of abnormal loads
  • Provide technical support to NXGEN Group and clients as required
  • Act as NXGEN’s technical representative to clients

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory

  • Studying for an undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Maths A Level

Desirable

  • Strong understanding of structural mechanics
  • Physics A level
  • Other sciences at A level / GCSE
  • Work experience in a relevant area

 

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave (+UK bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date CV detailing your current and expected qualifications, along with any experience. In addition to your CV, please also provide a personal statement of up to 1000 words outlining:

  • Why you would like to work with us
  • What areas of engineering are you interested in
  • Any relevant experience. Use your personal statement to expand upon the experience noted in your CV.

Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the UK
  • Current and valid driving licence
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictionsmay 

Role: Crane A&D Technician
Based: Liberty, Texas with travel
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and our crane fleet is quickly expanding operations. We are now looking for a crane technician who shares our passion, to join our team and support our projects across Texas and the USA.

As a NXGEN crane technician, you will be based out of Liberty, Texas but be required to work across multiple sites supporting our crane operations. You will need to be capable of thoroughly planning and scheduling equipment maintenance across a range of cranes and be self sufficient in arranging replacement and stock parts. All maintenance activities are required to be recorded diligently, through our maintenance tracking software and applicants would be required to complete these without supervision.

The role would also include the supervision of crane assembly and disassembly operations and undergoing certain responsibilities associated with those activities. In addition to crane maintenance, any conventional axle or self-propelled modular transporter (SPMT) experience would be desirable.


Key responsibilities

  • Planning / scheduling equipment maintenance
  • Supervise crane assembly and disassembly
  • Arrange stock parts
  • Maintain records in maintenance tracking software
  • Support office activities (scheduling trucking, equipment schedule, etc)

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory

  • Kobelco experience
  • Supervisory experience of assembly and disassembly of Kobelco crawler cranes
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role


Desirable

  • Conventional trailer and SPMT experience (maintenance/operation)

 

Benefits

  • 10 days annual leave
  • Reimbursement toward relevant professional development and memberships
  • Medical cover after 30 days
  • Monthly car allowance or company car provided
  • Company laptop and credit card

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date resume, detailing your current qualifications, along with any experience.

  • Any relevant experience
  • References, etc


Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the USA
  • Current and valid driving licence with clean driving record
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

Role: Junior Crane Technician
Based: Liberty, Texas with travel
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and our crane fleet is quickly expanding operations. We are now looking for a junior crane technician who shares our passion, to join our team and support our projects across Texas and the USA.

As a NXGEN crane technician, you will be based out of Liberty, Texas but be required to work across multiple sites supporting our crane operations. You will assist other team members assembling / disassembling cranes and assist carrying out routine maintenance.


Key responsibilities

  • Planning / scheduling equipment maintenance
  • Supervise crane assembly and disassembly
  • Arrange stock parts
  • Maintain records in maintenance tracking software
  • Support office activities (scheduling trucking, equipment schedule, etc)

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory

  • Driving licence

Desirable

  • Heavy diesel maintenance experience

 

Benefits

  • To be discussed

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date resume, detailing your current qualifications, along with any relevant experience and references.

Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in the USA
  • Current and valid driving licence with clean driving record
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

Role: SPMT Operator – Experienced
Based: Breda, The Netherlands
Full/Part-time: Full time
Position: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

 

Overview

NXGEN is a rapidly growing business and is quickly expanding operations globally. We are now looking for experienced SPMT operators who share our passion, to join our team and support our projects. As a NXGEN SPMT operator, you will be based out of The Netherlands but be required to work globally, supporting our projects wherever necessary. Our projects are often interesting and varied in their nature, utilising our extensive heavy lift equipment fleet, as we work closely to support our clients unique heavy transport requirements.

As a NXGEN SPMT operator, you will need to be capable of completing complex SPMT operations, that require a professional and diligent approach. 


Key responsibilities

  • Understand and follow engineering documentation
  • Safely operate SPMTs to a high standard
  • Liaise with and support project supervisors
  • Fork lift truck/telehandler driving
  • Equipment mobilising/demobilising activities
  • Support heavy lift and transport operations

 

Skills, qualifications and experience

Mandatory

  • SPMT operator experience
  • Fork lift truck (FLT) licence
  • Slinger signaller/banksman
  • Full driving licence


Desirable

  • Lift supervisor experience
  • SPMT/Trailer maintenance and repair experience

 

Benefits

  • Subject to experience
  • According to Transport CAO

 

Application

To apply please complete the form to the right and provide an up to date CV, detailing your current qualifications, along with any relevant experience and references.

Please note, all successful applicants must have the following:

  • Permanent right to work in The Netherlands
  • Current and valid driving licence with clean driving record
  • Current and valid passport, with no restrictions

INTERESTED IN JOINING?

Please complete the details form below outlining the role you wish to be considered for and attach a covering letter in addition to an up to date CV.

Covering Letter
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