Interviews, interviews & more interviews

I’m not sure quite what has happened but suddenly our diaries are full of interviews! We’ve been looking for a Chief Inspector, Apprentices and a CNC Miller and now we are interviewing for all three at once. At the same time, we’ve met someone who may be able to help out by bringing his industry…

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School’s back!

This month, the team at OTM are visiting some of our local schools. We’ve been looking for a couple of apprentices to join the production and assembly teams but the local colleges have come up empty – so far. It’s fantastic having people who have worked for us for 50 years and we’d like them…

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Still cheerful!

  Poor Marie isn’t very well today – if you ring the office you’ll hear her that she has almost lost her voice, so of course, the team are teasing her and threatening to make her call out the draw numbers tomorrow! Despite it all, Marie remains positive and upbeat and we are getting those…

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“I’m still fascinated by the work we do”

It’s the end of an era. This week we say goodbye to Nigel (the grumpy one) who has been part of our team for an amazing 27 years. Nigel is reluctantly taking early retirement through ill health after a career that took him from the workshop into inspection and quality management. In his time with…

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We made it too well

This last week our design team had egg on their faces! We’re developing an actuator for a new UAV project and as part of the process designed a test rig. When we came to test the actuator, some of the readings at the extremes of its operation were a little off. The results didn’t make…

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DSEI 2017

We were delighted to meet many old friends and colleagues at this year’s show and even more excited to welcome many new friends to our stand. DSEI was a real success for us and we have booked for the next show in 2019 If you didn’t get an OTM branded fidget spinner enter the competition…

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