Halmann Vella is the leading supplier, fabricator and installer of natural stone in Malta. With a production floor area of over 30,000 square metres, we are able to fabricate luxury natural stone surfacing materials to residential customers as well as larger, more complex projects. The company employs more than 200 workers with a focus on manufacturing, design, architecture, engineering, project management and operations.


CNC & Robotics Programmer

We are seeking a highly skilled CNC Programmer to join our operations team at Hal Far. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and modifying CNC programs that guide our cutting and milling machinery, ensuring high standards of precision and efficiency in our stone fabrication processes.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize CNC programs using SprutCAM X, Alphacam, AutoCAD, and WCam2K CAD-CAM.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings and specifications to create programs that meet precise dimensional and aesthetic requirements.
  • Perform simulations and adjustments to optimize machining processes.
  • Collaborate with the design and production teams to understand project requirements and provide technical support.
  • Maintain documentation for CNC operations, including program files and operation sheets.
  • Train machine operators on new programs and provide guidance on best practices.
  • Stay updated with the latest CNC technology and programming techniques to enhance production capabilities.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a CNC programmer in a manufacturing or stone fabrication environment.
  • Proficiency in CAD CAM suites although SprutCAM X, Alphacam, AutoCAD, and WCam2K CAD-CAM would be considered as an asset.
  • Strong understanding of engineering principles and material properties.
  • Ability to read and interpret complex design and fabrication drawings.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Diploma or degree in Mechanical Engineering, CNC Technology, or a related field is an asset.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in the stone industry or similar materials.
  • Familiarity with ISO quality standards and safety regulations.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • A dynamic and supportive work environment.

CNC Machine Operator

We are seeking a highly skilled CNC Machine Operator to join our operations team in Hal Far.  The successful candidate will be responsible for handling and machining various types of stone using CNC machinery, ensuring precision and adherence to design specifications.

Responsibilities:

  • Operate CNC machinery to produce components as specified by project designs and blueprints.
  • Adjust machine settings to ensure accuracy and optimal performance.
  • Troubleshoot any issues with CNC operations, making adjustments as necessary.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization at the workstation, complying with safety and health regulations.
  • Collaborate with the programming team and other operational staff to understand and meet project requirements.
  • Record and report on operation logs, noting any deviations from expected outputs or machine behaviour.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a CNC Operator.
  • Familiarity with CNC operational and maintenance procedures.
  • Ability to read and understand technical documents and drawings.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently.
  • Effective communication skills and teamwork capabilities.
  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical training in CNC operation is highly desirable.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within the company.
  • A work environment that values innovation and quality.

Sales Executive

As part of the sales team at our state of the art showroom, you will be responsible for driving sales revenue through proactive client engagement and personalised consultation. Assisting customers in selecting the perfect surface for their projects, providing expert advice on design, functionality, and installation. The ideal candidate will possess a passion for interior design, a strong sales acumen, and a dedication to delivering an exceptional customer experience. Training will be provided.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet and assist customers in our showroom, guiding them through our extensive selection of surfacing products.
  • Conduct thorough needs assessments to understand customers’ preferences, budget, and project requirements.
  • Provide expert advice and recommendations on product selection, design options, and customisation possibilities.
  • Generate and follow up on sales leads through phone calls, emails, and in-person visits.
  • Prepare and present quotes, proposals, and product samples to customers.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including designers and installation specialists, to ensure seamless project execution.
  • Maintain accurate records of customer interactions, sales transactions, and inventory levels.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, new product releases, and competitor offerings.

Requirements:

  • Experience in retail or showroom sales, will be preferred.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in computer software, including CRM systems and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of surfacing products, including types, characteristics, and applications will be considered an asset.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with commission incentives.
  • Comprehensive health benefits package.
  • Employee discounts on our products.
  • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment.

Batching Plant Operator

Responsible for operating and maintaining our concrete batching plant to ensure the production of high-quality concrete for construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of concrete mixing processes, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Operate computerised batching systems to accurately weigh and mix ingredients according to specifications.
  • Monitor the batching process to ensure proper proportions of water, cement, aggregates, and additives are used in each batch.
  • Adjust the batching process as needed to maintain consistency and quality of the concrete mix.
  • Conduct regular inspections and maintenance on batching plant equipment to ensure proper functioning and prevent downtime.
  • Coordinate with production supervisors and other team members to schedule and prioritise concrete production to meet project deadlines.
  • Follow safety procedures and protocols to maintain a safe working environment at the batching plant.
  • Keep accurate records of production output, material usage, and equipment maintenance activities.
  • Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and perform minor repairs as needed.
  • Train new employees on batching plant operations and safety procedures.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors, co-workers, and contractors to ensure smooth operations and timely delivery of concrete.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience working as a batching plant operator or similar role in the construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of concrete mixing processes and batching plant operations.
  • Ability to read and understand technical documents, blueprints, and specifications.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in measuring and mixing ingredients.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to perform basic equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and overtime as needed.
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy objects and work in outdoor environments in various weather conditions.

Project Manager

The Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of projects from initiation to completion. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget, while meeting quality standards and client expectations.

Key responsibilities:

Project Planning and Execution –

  • Develop comprehensive project plans outlining project scope, objectives, deliverables, timelines, resources, and budget requirements.
  • Coordinate project activities, tasks, and schedules to ensure timely completion and adherence to project milestones.
  • Monitor project progress, identify risks, and proactively implement mitigation strategies to keep projects on track.
  • Conduct regular project status meetings with stakeholders to provide updates, gather feedback, and address any concerns.

Resource Management –

  • Allocate resources effectively and efficiently to ensure optimal utilisation and productivity.
  • Collaborate with department heads and team leaders to assign tasks, roles, and responsibilities to team members.
  • Identify staffing needs and assist in the recruitment and onboarding of project team members as required.

Requirements:

  • Diploma or Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Proven experience in project management, with a track record of successfully delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire cross-functional teams to achieve project goals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage and collaborate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Solid understanding of project management methodologies, tools, and techniques.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

If you are a detail-oriented individual with a passion for project management and organisation, we invite you to apply for this position and be a valuable part of our team.

Candidates need to be residing in Malta.


Lab Technician-concrete

The Lab Technician will be responsible for conducting various tests and analyses on concrete samples to ensure compliance with industry standards and specifications. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of concrete properties and testing procedures, along with excellent attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.

Key responsibilities:

  • Perform routine and specialised tests on concrete samples according to ASTM and other relevant standards.
  • Conduct quality control tests on raw materials used in concrete production, including aggregates, cement, and admixtures.
  • Record and interpret test results accurately, maintaining detailed documentation of all testing procedures and outcomes.
  • Analyse data and identify any deviations from quality standards, troubleshooting issues as needed.
  • Collaborate with production teams to ensure that concrete mixes meet required specifications and performance criteria.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of quality improvement initiatives to enhance the performance of concrete products.
  • Maintain and calibrate laboratory equipment to ensure accurate and reliable test results.
  • Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures, ensuring a safe working environment for yourself and others.

Requirements:

  • Diploma, degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering, Materials Science, or related field will be preferred. Alternatively, a combination of education and relevant work experience may be considered.
  • Proven experience working in a laboratory setting, preferably in the construction materials industry with a focus on concrete testing.
  • Strong knowledge of concrete properties, mix design principles, and testing methodologies.
  • Proficiency in operating laboratory equipment and instruments used for concrete testing.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret complex data and make sound recommendations.
  • Detail-oriented approach with a high level of accuracy in record-keeping and documentation.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.

Junior Architect

As a Junior Architect, you will work closely with our B2B & B2C senior architects and designers on various projects, gaining invaluable experience and contributing to the success of our firm. This role presents an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about architecture to develop their skills and grow within a supportive environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist in the design and development of architectural projects from concept to completion.
  • Collaborate with senior architects to create drawings, renderings, and presentations.
  • Conduct site visits and surveys to gather relevant data and information.
  • Prepare and modify architectural documents, including plans, sections, and elevations.
  • Research materials, products, and building codes to support project requirements.
  • Coordinate with consultants, contractors, and vendors to ensure project specifications are met.
  • Participate in design meetings and contribute creative ideas and solutions.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field.
  • Strong proficiency in AutoCAD, and other relevant software.
  • Excellent design, drafting, and visualisation skills.
  • Knowledge of building codes, regulations, and construction techniques.
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong sense of creativity and problem-solving.
  • Prior internship or work experience in an architectural firm is preferred but not required.
  • A passion for architecture and a desire to learn and grow in the field.

If you are enthusiastic about architecture and eager to kickstart your career in a dynamic and supportive environment, we encourage you to apply.

Candidates need to be residing in Malta.


Machine Operator

We are looking to recruit a Machine Operator on a full-time basis to join our sales team in Hal Far. 

Responsibilities:

  • Set up and run production machinery.
  • Monitor and adjust machine settings.
  • Inspect products for quality.
  • Make adjustments to meet standards.
  • Perform routine maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot and report issues.
  • Perform routine maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot and report issues.
  • Maintain product records.

Requirements:

  • School leaving diploma or equivalent.
  • Prior experience in machine operation.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Ability to lift and stand for extended periods.


Machine Operator CNC

We are hiring a CNC Machine Operator to run and maintain computer-numerical-controlled (CNC) machinery. Your role is crucial in producing precise parts efficiently. If you are detail-oriented with technical skills, we would love to have you on our team!

We are seeking a motivated and organised Front Office Coordinator to join our dynamic showroom team in Lija on part-time basis. As the first point of contact for our organisation, you will play a crucial role in creating a positive and welcoming environment for visitors, clients, and employees alike. Your exceptional communication and multitasking skills will be essential in handling various administrative tasks while ensuring the smooth operation of the front desk and reception area.

Responsibilities:

  • Operate CNC machines for drilling, milling, turning, and grinding.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings and set up machines accordingly.
  • Program machines using G-code and adjust settings as needed.
  • Inspect finished products for quality and make necessary adjustments.
  • Collaborate with the team to improve processes and meet goals.
  • Follow safety protocols to ensure a secure work environment.

Requirements:

  • Secondary school diploma or equivalent; machining training a plus.
  • Prior experience in CNC operation.
  • Proficiency in reading technical drawings and G-code programming.
  • Basic measurement skills using calipers and micrometers.
  • Strong attention to detail and mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to stand, lift, and adhere to safety guidelines.

Working Conditions:

The CNC Machine Operator will primarily work in a manufacturing facility, operating and monitoring CNC machinery. The role may require standing, walking, and lifting throughout the shift. Personal protective equipment (PPE) must be worn in compliance with safety regulations.


Storekeeper

We are looking to recruit a Storekeeper on a full-time basis to be part of our team in Hal Far. 

Responsible for efficiently managing and maintaining the organisation’s inventory, ensuring accuracy in stock levels, and facilitating smooth operations within the storage area. The ideal candidate should have excellent organisational and communication skills, be proficient in inventory management systems, and be able to collaborate effectively with various departments.

Responsibilities:

Inventory Management:

  • Maintain accurate records of all incoming and outgoing inventory.
  • Conduct regular stock counts to ensure alignment with system records.
  • Monitor stock levels and reorder supplies as needed to prevent stockouts.

Storage and Organisation:

  • Properly arrange and store items to optimise space utilisation.
  • Ensure that goods are stored in a safe and accessible manner.
  • Implement and maintain an efficient shelving system.

Documentation:

  • Generate and maintain detailed records of all transactions related to inventory.
  • Prepare and update reports on stock levels, consumption, and discrepancies.
  • Keep documentation organised for easy retrieval and auditing.

Communication:

  • Collaborate with purchasing and logistics teams to coordinate stock movements.
  • Communicate effectively with other departments to fulfill internal requests.
  • Report any issues or discrepancies in a timely manner.

Quality Control:

  • Inspect incoming goods for quality and quantity.
  • Report any damaged or expired items and coordinate with suppliers for replacements.

Safety and Compliance:

  • Ensure compliance with safety standards in the storage area.
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures related to inventory management.
  • Follow all safety protocols and wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).

Equipment Maintenance:

  • Maintain and ensure the proper functioning of storage equipment (shelving, forklifts, etc.).
  • Report any equipment malfunctions for prompt repairs.

Requirements:

  • Diploma or equivalent; additional education or certification in inventory management is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Storekeeper or similar role.
  • Familiarity with inventory management software and systems.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to lift and move heavy items.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of safety protocols and procedures.

Good conditions and remuneration will be given to the right candidate.


Forklift & Reach Truck Driver

We are looking to recruit a Forklift & Reach Truck Driver on a full-time basis to be part of our team in Hal Far. 

Responsibilities:

  • Safely operate forklifts and reach trucks to transport materials within the warehouse or production area.
  • Load and unload materials from trucks, shelves, or production lines using appropriate equipment.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on forklifts and reach trucks to ensure they are in proper working condition.
  • Ensure the proper stacking and storage of materials to maximise warehouse space.
  • Collaborate with warehouse and production teams to fulfill orders and meet production schedules.
  • Maintain accurate records of inventory movements and transactions.
  • Adhere to safety guidelines and procedures to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Report any equipment malfunctions or safety concerns to the supervisor immediately.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and organised work environment.
  • Participate in training programs to enhance skills and knowledge related to forklift and reach truck operations.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a forklift and reach truck driver.
  • Valid forklift and reach truck operator certification.
  • Strong understanding of safety protocols and ability to operate equipment in a safe manner.
  • Physical fitness and ability to lift heavy objects.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and spatial awareness.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in inventory management.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities.

Certifications in warehouse or logistics management, having prior experience in a similar role within a warehouse or production setting, and familiarity with inventory management software will be preferred.

Good conditions and remuneration will be given to the right candidate.

 

 


We are proud of the work that we do, and wouldn’t be successful without our awesome team of dedicated people. If you’ve got the desire to be a part of a creative and innovative

group of people in a fun and rewarding environment, then send your resume  to hr@hmvella.com.