Career Opportunities in North Devon

The North Devon Manufacturers Association (NDMA) has published an interesting booklet promoting career opportunities in North Devon. Whilst North Devon has a vibrant business and manufacturing sector, the NDMA recognises that the region is not an obvious choice for those seeking a career in manufacturing or engineering. The North Devon careers booklet features case studies…

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North Devon Business

North Devon Business Event Sue and Mike of Dymond Engineering attended an interesting North Devon business event last week.  The event was held jointly by RBS Bank – soon to be Williams & Glyn – and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) at the Barnstaple Hotel. The event could be the first of a series in…

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North Devon Manufacturers Association

The NDMA’s monthly breakfast meeting this week focused on initiatives to identify and inspire future leaders in engineering, helping to address the growing shortage of engineers in the UK. Presentations were made by EDT (Engineering Development Trust) which works with young people age 11-21, and Arkwright Scholarship Trust, which works with students who apply in…

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North Devon Manufacturing

It’s an incredibly busy summer period here at Dymond Engineering with all hands to the pump.  However Sue managed to make time to attend this month’s North Devon Manufacturer’s Association’s (NDMA) committee meeting held at the new Barnstaple Work Hub. Prior to the NDMA meeting we were treated to a tour of the impressive Barnstaple…

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North Devon Manufacturers Awards

We are looking forward to the much anticipated annual North Devon Manufacturers Awards taking place in Barnstaple this evening. Hosted by the North Devon Manufacturers Association (NDMA), 157 guests will be representing manufacturing companies from across North Devon; a rich and vibrant celebration of the buoyant manufacturing sector in the region. Our sector sadly lacks…

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Merit in CAD exam

Congratulations go to Dymond’s Ian Halton on achieving a Merit in his 2D CAD exam this month. Ian has been studying at Exeter University to achieve this qualification, which is well deserved recognition for the excellent CAD work he is doing for us, converting our customer’s metalwork requirements into production drawings and CNC programmes ready…

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