Fresh from University, Forteq UK have given student Joseph Allan a 52-week placement opportunity in their sales and marketing department to help acquire customers and run marketing campaigns.
Joseph has just finished his second year at the University of Huddersfield studying Business Management and he now feels it’s important for him to gain real experience in the business world, as he hopes to develop his business acumen for his third and final year. Joseph was delighted with his offer from Forteq UK and has recently started working alongside his colleges in the sales and marketing division. Joseph aims to learn a lot from his placement year and hopes to gain crucial knowledge which will assist him throughout his business career.
Forteq UK are a Swiss-owned global manufacturer of high-volume technical injection moulded plastic components and assemblies in the automotive, industrial products and healthcare medical device industries.
At their modern facility in Huddersfield, Forteq UK have over 75 years experience within the injection moulding industry, often using advanced technical polymers. Their employees operate 24/7, utilising highly automated efficient manufacturing cells. Forteq Group have their own dedicated “state of the art” toolmaking facility in Suzhou, with competence to make the most complex Automotive and Medical injection mould tools. Their customers are truly global and well-known brands across many industry sectors. Forteq UK export to several European countries, North America, South America and China.
Forteq UK offer many expertise such as twin-shot moulding, insert overmoulding, ultrasonic welding, high-volume automated cells, in-line pressure testing stations and bespoke assembly operations. They specialise in the production of highly-technical products including actuator gears, timing chain systems, fuel pumps, air suspension, fluid delivery, door check arms, central locking systems, window wiper systems, window lifters, gas/water/electric meters, medical devices and valves.
You can find Forteq exhibiting production parts and processes at The Engineering Design Show at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry between the 18th and 19th of October 2017 at stand C48. In attendance will be Business Development Manager Steve Roberts and their new recruit Joseph Allan.
For more information, contact Forteq UK on +44 (0) 1484 42 43 84 or visit their website.