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This role is within the Lids department within Body Engineering reporting to the departmental Group Leader with matrix reporting to the Programme Module Leader operating as a Project Engineer with Programme Module Sub-Team (PMST) responsibilities. The role will focus on leading the Engineering Design, Development and Delivery of Lids related components for new or On-going Program Development (OPD) programmes through to Launch at the Manufacturing plant achieving Supplier Parts Submission Warrant (PSW) in line with programme timing (PCS). The components that the Lids Mechanisms department are specifically responsible for are Bonnet Access systems Tailgate access systems, Fuel Filler and Flaps and Charge Ports and Flaps and a Project Engineer would be expected to manage one or more of these components on a programme depending on content. Experience Required: Previous experience of leading the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment. A good working knowledge of product creation & delivery, change control, product definition and change management processes. Degree or relevant equivalent experience preferred. Ability to manipulate/visualise CAD geometry in Catia V5/V6/TCE/Digibuck. Driving Licence. Skills Required: Previous experience of leading the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment. Previous experience working with Access systems, locks, latches, electrical systems. Previous automotive knowledge of systems and processes Education Required: Ideally degree educatedContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Position Description: Project status Whole VDS Vehicle delivery planning activities Set up of intranet site to accept signals integration GPDR 2018 Regulation compliance Data protection - security, data handling, personnel, privacy statements and policies Data types you can capture per market - In-market regulations Pre-delivery inspection compliance User HMI legal text. Skills Required: Project Management skills, Prince2, APMP, MBA Project Management tools: Full stack Microsoft office, Powerpoint presentations, technical papers Google docs, APIs Data Protection regulations for EU GDPR and RoW Experience Required: Project Management Skills - Prince2, APMP, Law LLB Awareness Experience of working with system design where connected devices are involved, meaning understanding how a device can communicate with a cloud as well as presentation on e.g. a mobile app Awareness of connectivity technologies 3G/LTE, Wi-Fi, BLE, GNSS, Ethernet, CAN, Android Awareness of "big data" related to Telematics, Autonomy, Mobility, Data analytics and Connected Services Knowledge of legal requirements for any data captured from the vehicle and sent to offboard server. Very strong written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrates strong presentation skills for programme, project reviews Awareness of agile s.w programmes deliver Education Required: BSc or higher Engineering Degree in Automotive, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronics, or Computer SystemsContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Ref: 35119 Title: Integration Architect/Integration Software Developer Salary Range: £28.10 - £31.33/hr Ltd Co Division: P3O Contract Position based at: Gaydon Position Description: Integration Architect Position is for an Integration Architect/Integration Software Developer Skills Required: 3 Key Skills: Knowledge of ESB Integration Middleware platforms MQ and web services Architect Knowledge of SOAP, JSON, Security Patterns, 509 token certificates, architect schematics, Data models, Sequence diagrams, Component Diagrams WSDL and XSD experience Experience Required: Previous experience as an Integration Architect Experience Preferred: TOGAF qualified Teamcenter IDK experience Knowledge of Dassualt 3DVia Synch Knowledge of DS Enovia development code (Java) Knowledge of PLM Systems Education Required: Degree qualified to BSc/MSc Additional Information: Role is to replace an experienced Integration Architect working on a suite of tools in Engineering Product Lifecycle Management. Main system is Dassualt Enovia V6 integrating into Team centre and other tools. If you are interested in this contract opportunity apply now.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Colour Technologist - Warwickshire - Up to £25 per hour (dependent on experience) The team work within Design Colour & Materials on quality & technical aspects of colour/material feasibility within developments. This position is responsible for developing materials with regards to Mastering the colour positions from a Design Target. The key criteria/skills are: Colour vision and ability to communicate to suppliers potential changes. A technical understanding of materials. Knowledge of manufacturing processes used within automotive components. General awareness of quality standards. Driving license preferential. Experience in automotive preferred but not essential. When applying please send your CV, along with salary requirements, notice period and confirmation that you are eligible to work in the UK with no time limits or restrictions. For more information about the role, or to apply please contact Gemma Gregson - Jonathan Lee Design Services tel: 01384 446144 or email . JLDSContract / Warwickshire, England
PLM Application Engineer (Programme Management) Paying up to £21 per hour Gaydon 12 month contract A PLM Application Engineer (Programme Management) with experience of process mapping is required to provide support to a manufacturing market leader on a temporary basis for just over 12 months in Coventry and paying up to £21 per day. Role responsibilities; Provide technical project management for a team responsible for creation and deployment of new Portfolio-Programme-Project Management capabilities using Enovia PLM as the core technology platform, including vehicle programmes and business improvement projects Providing robust control throughout the product creation process Interface with a wide variety of stakeholders within the business, including senior business leads, subject matter experts and users, internal IT and 3rd party implementers, strategic partners and product vendors The ideal candidate will have experience of: Engineering (essential) A project support role Programme Management Excellent IT skills including Excel and Word Managing multiple tasksContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Sales Administrator - Oldbury - £18k to £25k - Multi-Metals A Sales Administrator is required to join a well-established and leading specialist supplier of high performance metals. We are looking for a candidate with strong customer service, I.T. and Administration skills to join the Internal Sales and Operations team. As Sales Administrator you will require the following skills and experiences; Experience of working in a similar position for an engineering/manufacturing company within a pro-active sales office is essential. Experience of using SAP is highly desirable. Working knowledge of the metals industry is preferable but not essential. Strong Administration and customer service skills. As Sales Administrator your daily responsibilities will include; Support the sales team with administration requirements Accurately take verbal enquiries. Build relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues at all levels. Receive and acknowledge orders Resolve any queries or problems as speedily as possible. The role of Sales Administrator is a permanent role offering a salary between £18,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience. Please click on the link if you are interested in applying.Permanent / Oldbury, West Midlands
Job title: Programme Coordinator Salary Range: Up to £35.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Project Manager - Engineering A project management professional committed to delivering programs on-time and within budget is required for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. You will improve the effectiveness of project teams through the application of professionally recognised program and project management methods, techniques, and tools. The candidate will work part of the Europe PMO and provide co-ordination and planning support for Global Engine Development within the business. The role requires the candidate to have good understanding of program and project management tools & processes and needs to be competent in Microsoft Project and advantageous if possesses Primavera experience. It is an entry level role for a Project Management professional, with the candidate expected to have extensive Project Management Office experience with limited exposure as a Project Manager. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: A four year college or university degree with a technical focus is preferred, but other relevant experience will be considered. Extensive project planning experience Must have strong interpersonal skills including excellent communication skills, strong meeting facilitation skills, and the ability to work well in a team environment. Will have solid project management office experience, delivering planning, resource, and financial support to experienced Project Managers. Must possess sound knowledge of project management software (MS Project required, Primavera highly desirable - preference will be given to candidates with operational experience in both MS Project and Primavera) Familiarity with MS Office (Excel/Word/Powerpoint), Adobe Acrobat, and Web Publishing tools is expected. Good Excel skills are vital (complex formulas, linking multiple worksheets, pivot tables, graphs). Please contact James Tilley for details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT - GENERAL LEDGER To £20,000 + Benefits Permanent Aerospace / Manufacturing Coventry The Role This position plays an integral part of the General Ledger Team, set within a large Shared Service Centre (SSC), and reports to the General Ledger Manager. Key activities will all aspects of General Ledger Accounting: Analysis of the Balance Sheet, reconciliations, and posting journals. Prepayments, accruals, and maintenance of the fixed assets register. Processing and allocating VAT returns. Other general accounting activities as required. The Person This opportunity is ideal for a Finance professional who is seeking their next challenge in a large multisite business. You will possess: Previous experience in a corporate environment, ideally within the wider manufacturing sector. This may include aerospace, automotive or FMCG. A comprehensive understanding of General Ledger accounting, and how the information is utilised by the wider business. Good Excel ability and a familiarity with SAP. AAT qualifications, or equivalent, are desirable. The Company Our client is a multinational manufacturer of components which are primarily supplied to the aerospace and defence industries. How to Apply To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Position Description: Research into sensor systems for autonomous vehicles Skills Required: An understanding of optical systems - lidar and camera systems and image processing techniques An understanding of advanced driver assistance features and vehicle electrical architectures, CAN Bus, potential Ethernet solutions A practical Electronics Engineer - able to interface sensors to computer systems, acquire and analyse data and benchmark sensors Experience Required: Working experience following first Degree or a Masters or PhD in a relevant area Experience Preferred: Experience of lidar, cameras and radar and their uses in automotive ADAS systems. Linux experience an advantage as well as some ROS experience Matlab, C, C++ and Python programming skills Some GPU programming (CUDA) would also be good but not essential Education Required: Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics. Preferable if candidate has Masters of PhD in one of these subjectsContract / Warwickshire, England
Powertrain Cooling Systems CAE Engineer - Permanent - Warwick - £Salary DOE & Excellent Benefits This is an excellent opportunity for a Powertrain Cooling Systems CAE Engineer to join a small but complete vehicle manufacturer. The Powertrain Cooling Systems CAE Engineer will support the powertrain strategy to deliver conventional/electrification powertrains and related technology into passenger & commercial vehicles. The powertrain cooling systems CAE engineer will be part of the powertrain team and responsible for all CAE activities. What You Will Do: As Powertrain Cooling Systems Engineer; Responsible for CAE activities on current and new technology programs. CAE/CFD modelling of Powertrain aspects - cooling, intake, exhaust, engine components and HVAC systems to support both vehicle and new technology programs. Support testing activities conducted by the Powertrain group in order to correlate analyses Support development of vehicle targets, DVP's & DFMEA's Preferable exposure to 1D CAE and CAD experience What You Will Need: As Powertrain Cooling Systems Engineer; Relevant industry experience, knowledge of automotive cooling systems Knowledge/understanding of Powertrain thermal fundamentals Good understanding of engineering principles Product development experience Clear and relevant experience with 1D/3D CAE toolsets, What You Will Get: As Powertrain Cooling Systems Engineer; An excellent salary and benefits package The chance to work in brand new facilities. Involvement in a range of highly innovative programmes Suitably qualified and experienced Powertrain Cooling CAE Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter TMETCPermanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job Title: Senior Programme Coordinator - Procurement Salary: c.£45,000 + Attractive Benefits Package Are you a talented procurement professional seeking a new challenge? An opportunity to work for one of the world's most iconic brands. This prestigious, heritage Automotive OEM is looking to recruit a Senior Programme Coordinator to work within its Programmes team in Warwickshire. As Senior Programme Coordinator, you will be the focal point to provide the co-ordination, metrics and control for all aspects of Purchasing in support of new vehicle programmes for an assigned model line(s), in-line with Purchasing strategy and Programme milestones: Coordinate purchasing program activities and provide cross functional interface for major vehicle programmes To represent Purchasing through various Programme meetings, including Gateways, Programme Steering Team, Design Reviews and Launch Control Meetings. Manage and facilitate Programme Sourcing Reviews driving and ensuring on-time sourcing to support programme timing Identify and support the delivery of development needs for the Programme team through the Performance Assessment and Development process Ensure Purchasing activities for all stages of the Programme are completed in line with Programme requirement dates Develop, distribute and ensure supervision of Programme metrics to deliver purchasing deliverables as required. To develop, drive, implement and monitor Purchasing processes to support Programme milestones. Escalation to Purchasing Managers and Chief Programme Engineer of programme risks where releases or required data/information miss their drop-dead dates. In conjunction with Purchasing team and the Supplier base, provide support to finance with respect to cost target setting process and on gonging adherence to an affordable business structure Provide analysis and reporting of programme material and investment cost status. Review Purchasing reporting metrics to achieve systemised and consistent outputs across all programmes Support in developing commodity strategies including Low Cost Sourcing and Commodity Run Out plans. Collaboration with other areas of the business on maintaining commodity strategies which meet the short as well as the long term aims of the business. As an experienced Programme Coordinator do you have a proven track record of: Strategic Programme / Project management experience. Procurement experience, ideally gained within an automotive manufacturing environment. Demonstrable ability to prioritise tasks and have effective time management and analytical skills. Good communication and interpersonal skills. You should hold a full driving licence and be prepared to travel, this may include overseas travel. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious procurement professional with knowledge of strategic procurement and strong project/programme management skills. In return for your experience, this global leading OEM will offer you a salary of c.£45,000 + Benefits and career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of purchasing and programme management and you are looking for a new career challenge, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Programme Coordinator role, please contact Lisa Osborne at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446162 or email .Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
We are looking for numerous Engine Test Technicians to support current projects on 12 test beds. With long term stable work you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of international projects with the flexibility to move around, this will be working on everything from P&E and durability to hybrid programs enabling you to broaden your experience and future prospects. This client are a high technological performance development consultancy. What you will receive: The challenges and variety of work that comes with a world class consultancy A structured career development programme with specialist technical training Regular overtime is available at enhanced rates Shift allowance for shift work is paid Relocation assistance available if required Typical responsibilities of the Engine Test Technician: Report test facility faults to the Supervisor Install engine to test dynamometer Carry out testing and fitting work as requested on Rig & Test Request sheets Carry out basic test facility maintenance and cleaning Ensure that mandatory safety requirements are being adhered to by self and others visiting test facilities and rig rooms Skills and Experience required of an Engine Test Technician: Relevant engine testing experience including engine dynamometers, a sound understanding of base engine operation and a working knowledge of engine management systems Some experience of emissions measurement / analysis Very good fitting skills and able to produce basic fabricated components Able to adjust engine parameters using the Engine Management System Good understanding of test data and able to diagnose if engine is out of parameters Basic electrical fault finding Good computer skills For more information on these opportunities please make contact, to register your interest or to apply please send your CV with salary requirements and notice period.Permanent / Northamptonshire, England
Senior Body System Engineer Body Systems- CATIA- Nuneaton to £37ph I am seeking a Senior Body System Engineer to work on the delivery of Engineered Body System designs of heavy innovative vehicles. About you: Degree or equivalent in Design/ Mechanical Engineering or relevant discipline. Extensive experience of Design and Development experience in Engineering Vehicle Body Systems with some experience in a Low volume manufacturing environment. Supervision of a small team, circa 2- 4 people. Full product lifecycle experience. - Previous responsibility for delivering Body system designs to a low volume vehicle programme. - Lightweight composite body structures including design, structural analysis, layup specification, material specification, tooling methodologies, part manufacture and processing advantages and limitations experience required. - Experience in lightweight aluminium bonded frame design, specification, material analysis, integration into composite structures, corrosion mitigation and manufacturing methodologies. - Experience of crashworthiness in vehicle structures. - Knowledge of body structure homologation requirements and test standards. - Understanding of body structure NVH issues and mitigations. The role: Management of Body Engineering function for existing, current and potential future programmes. - Responsibility and focal point for all Body related Engineering issues on existing, current and future platforms. - Specification of Body systems and components. - Delivery of Engineered Body System designs. - Development and Maintenance of Body CAD package and BOM. - Generation of Design Specifications, management of 2D drawings and design data. - Develop Project Timing and delivery schedule for System Parts and Functionality. - Release Approval for components and Systems to Specification. - Scoping of outsourced Engineering activities. - Supplier Management - Outsource Engineering and Part Development. - Team Workload Planning and Prioritisation. - Provision of Build Support for area of amphibian responsibility. - Test Planning and DVP Sign-Off responsibility. - Support FMEA and related documentation development. - Provide Budget input for department and manage spend accordingly. - Support Recruitment activities within System area. What's appealing about this role: - A competitive market hourly rate with long term work on offer with extra hours available. - Ownership and technical input to new concept and development fast moving projects. - The opportunity to be part of a unique, innovative highly technical product. For more information or to apply please contact GemContract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Principal Transmission & Driveline Engineer - Banbury - Permanent - £45-£60k + Benefits I am seeking a Transmission & Driveline Engineer to join a world leading motorsport and advanced technology business. With a foundation in motorsport this client also supports businesses in the automotive, aerospace, marine and energy generation sectors creating innovative engineering solutions The Principal Transmission & Driveline Engineer will assist the design and development of advanced drivelines and mechanical systems from concept to production, working on an array of automotive, motorsport and marine projects. Projects are likely to be vehicle or mechatronics related, however the variety of work means that you could be working on a mechanical system which requires technical solutions What you will do As Principal Transmission & Driveline Engineer; To technically lead Design and project activities within the Mechanical systems department supporting the Engineering function in an exciting and growing working environment Technical responsibility for Design within the Mechanical Systems department Ensure CAE techniques are planned and deployed appropriately to support projects Technical liaison with customers, suppliers and manufacturing Lead projects; managing the team, budget, and timing, ensure project deliverables are achieved as planned What you will need As Principal Transmission & Driveline Engineer; A degree or equivalent in mechanical engineering Several years design experience within transmission, driveline, and/or hybrid systems Experience with, and/or an understanding of utilising Analysis techniques would be an advantage Demonstrable ability in conceptual design particularly mechanisms Robust understanding of Mechanical engineering principles, and application through use of design calculations Proficient in key CAD packages, CATIA V5 preferred Ability to coach and supervise junior and senior engineers and to delegate as appropriate What you will get As Principal Transmission & Driveline Engineer; Experience of working on a range of innovative motorsport and automotive projects A competitive salary and benefits Excellent career development Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Transmission & Driveline Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Banbury, Oxfordshire
Principal Development Engineer Powertrain -Permanent - Northampton- £45k - £60k DOE I am seeking a Principal Development Engineer to lead, plan and supervise engine development programmes. Our client is a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry who offers unique systems competence in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics, and thermal management. What You Will Do: As Principal Development Engineer To conduct detailed analysis of test results To prepare technical reports, presentations and papers To supervise project teams either individually or work under the direction of a project manager. To liaise with customers and program suppliers To contribute to technical capability of the thermodynamic department To develop commercial quotations, and conduct business development activities when required To have line management responsibilities for up to 2 engineers What You Will Need: As Principal Development Engineer HND required, Degree is desirable Experience in both gasoline and diesel fuels desirable (and/or alternative fuels) Considerable relevant experience in the field of automotive development engineering Experienced in MS Office, combustion measurement systems, Concerto and Matlab Ability to work on own and as part of a team Flexibility with working hours and willingness to travel to customer sites What You Will Get: As Principal Development Engineer Salary of up to £60,000 depending on experience Extensive benefits package A range of programmes to aid your professional development Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Principal Development Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane by emailing their CV and covering letter.Permanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire
Principal Design Engineer - Engines -Permanent - Northampton- £45k - £55k DOE I am seeking a Principal Design Engineer to supervise design and analysis work on engine, vehicle and other engineering projects development programmes. Our client is a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry who offers unique systems competence in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics, and thermal management. What You Will Do: As Principal Design Engineer To prepare and approve engineering programme quotations To generate and implement design department procedures, resource and cost project plans To monitor the timing and budgetry performance of design-only projects against project plans To generate, evaluate and select design solutions for individual components, component systems and complete powertrains To liaise with programme suppliers and external customers To provide technical support to projects To contribute to technical capability of the design department To monitor and assess the performance and development of staff and mentor as required, identifying training needs What You Will Need: As Principal Design Engineer HND required, Degree is desirable Relevant experience in the field of powertrain design engineering gained within an automotive OEM or preferably consultancy environment is preferred Good level of base engine knowledge and fundamental engineering principles is essential Able to supervise and motivate others Ability to lead and work as part of a team Presentation and negotiation skills Creative problem solving skills Detail conscious with an appreciation of customer requirements What You Will Get: As Principal Design Engineer Salary of up to £60,000 depending on experience Extensive benefits package A range of programmes to aid your professional development Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Principal Design Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Northamptonshire, England
Principal Development Engineer - Powertrain -Permanent - Northampton- £45k - £60k DOE I am seeking a Principal Development Engineer to lead, plan and supervise engine development programmes. Our client is a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry who offers unique systems competence in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics, and thermal management. What You Will Do: As Principal Development Engineer To conduct detailed analysis of test results To prepare technical reports, presentations and papers To supervise project teams either individually or work under the direction of a project manager. To liaise with customers and program suppliers To contribute to technical capability of the thermodynamic department To develop commercial quotations, and conduct business development activities when required To have line management responsibilities for up to 2 engineers What You Will Need: As Principal Development Engineer HND required, Degree is desirable Experience in both gasoline and diesel fuels desirable (and/or alternative fuels) Considerable relevant experience in the field of automotive development engineering Experienced in MS Office, combustion measurement systems, Concerto and Matlab Ability to work on own and as part of a team Flexibility with working hours and willingness to travel to customer sites What You Will Get: As Principal Development Engineer Salary of up to £60,000 depending on experience Extensive benefits package A range of programmes to aid your professional development Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Principal Development Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire
Design/Project Engineer - Chassis Systems - Birmingham - Permanent - £30-£45k + Benefits I am seeking a Design/Project Engineer in an exciting opportunity to join a world-class team responsible for delivering complete chassis systems solutions to vehicle manufacturers in the UK and around the world. Our client is one of the world's largest producers of chassis systems, supplying all major vehicle manufacturers. They lead the field in many areas of design and research, and deliver cutting-edge technologies for a range of innovative programmes. Reporting to the Design Team Manager the Design/Project Engineer will have time proven mechanical engineering / design experience with knowledge of research and development designs for automotive components ensuring Customer and Company requirements are achieved. What you will do As Design/Project Engineer; As a member of the Chassis team you will be responsible for CAD models and associated drawings of components and assemblies in adherence with company procedures and standards You will engage with internal and external suppliers to ensure the designs represent best value design solutions whilst ensuring safety and functional requirements are surpassed Work with the customer to define and develop chassis solutions Collaborate closely with the chassis team to support requests and develop engineered solutions Reporting of design projects in a concise and accurate manner, supporting reviews as required What you will need As Design/Project Engineer; Mechanical engineering qualification to HNC/HND/Degree level Apprenticeship or equivalent experience preferred Good level of Catia V5 3D modelling and drawing preparation experience would be an advantage Detailed understanding of automotive chassis components and their functions Detailed understanding of Mechanics, FE analysis and ability to conduct basic stress calculations Good communications skills, both oral and written, and the ability to communicate at all levels What you will get As Design/Project Engineer; Experience of working for a prestigious automotive Tier1 A competitive salary and benefits Career development and progression Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Design/Project Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Wednesbury, West Midlands
Ref: 34774 Title: Systems Integration Engineer Salary Range: £29.10 - £30.71/hr (Ltd Co) Division: Chassis Engineering Contract Position based at: Gaydon Position Description: The Chassis Motion Systems Control group is primarily responsible for developing and delivering features such as, Air Suspension, Damping, Active Roll Control and Active Suspension, the work covers all aspects of the design from requirements to full implementation. As an Integration Engineer you will be responsible for defining the detail of the interfaces of the system to all external parties. This will require significant collaboration and technical issue resolution with key stakeholders across the company. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Detailed understanding of vehicle electrical / electronic systems. Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements capture, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance Competent managing a network of stakeholders to achieve an objective. Experience Required: Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams to achieve challenging objectives. Experience Preferred: Previous experience in a similar role in the automotive, aerospace or relevant sector Model based systems engineering (MBSE) - Requirements Management (RM) Configuration management & version control for documentation & model objects Education Required: Degree or equivalent experience required If you are interested in this contract opportunity apply now.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Job title: Cost Estimator - Procurement Salary Range: c.£45,000 per annum + attractive benefits package Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Are you an experienced Cost Estimator looking for a new and exciting challenge? We are looking to recruit high calibre individuals with passion and energy to deliver in a fast paced, demanding environment. An opportunity as Cost Estimator to join one of the world's most respected and iconic luxury automotive brands at an exciting time in the company's history. Ideally, you will have a proven track-record and experience of Product Cost Estimating within the automotive or equivalent volume manufacturing environment. Working as part of the Purchasing team, as Cost Estimator you will provide Material, Capital (Vendor Tooling), Design and Development, and Prototype Estimates you will support the following: All new programs from through to ensure all cost targets set with our external suppliers are 'value for money'. Actively participate in the on-going TVM process to support the achievement of company cost reduction objectives. All new programs from through to ensure that all cost targets are set with external suppliers and are 'value for money'. Key Responsibilities: Cost Estimates - by analysing how much a component "should cost" to manufacture. Estimate comparison vs. quote & assisted Supplier negotiations with purchase. Benchmarking - compare similar components within the parts library and competitor vehicles through 'tear-down' exercises. Develop component cost database for benchmark analysis. Quotation Analysis -receive QAFs (Quotation Analysis Forms) from their suppliers. These should be analysed for Value for money. Supplier Business Reviews - compile Supplier Business Review documentation identifying by cost driver the suppliers cost of manufacturing. Supplier visits. VSM (Value Stream mapping) Cost down - together with the Supplier. Engineering support - to provide guidance to the Engineer of the most cost effective way of producing a component. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of product cost estimating to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Warwickshire based iconic Automotive OEM will offer you: c.£45,000 + Attractive Benefits package plus career development and the opportunity to work for one of the world's most iconic luxury brands. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of produce cost estimating and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Cost Estimator role, please contact Lisa Osborne at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446162.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
TEAM LEADER - FUNCTIONAL SAFETY - SYS-926 Location: Cambridge, Leamington Spa Salary Range: (or Hourly Rate) to £65k The Role Due to the expansion of business within the Systems Engineering department, we are actively searching for a Team Leader to lead the functional safety team, working in a multinational and multi-disciplined environment for a range of projects for the automotive and transport industries. Job Description You will lead a team of engineers located in Leamington Spa & Cambridge to deliver projects according to the state-of-the-art and drive the deployment of the safety engineering process across the company. You will support the Market Sectors during the bidding/proposal phase by working effectively with other engineering disciplines to develop a common approach for our customers. You should be comfortable in a client facing role. You will support the global Functional Safety teams located in China and the USA to develop best practice and processes, as well as develop greater collaboration with group businesses (Rail, Energy & Environment). Person Specification You are a proven engineer or team leader with a track record in: * System Safety Engineering in the automotive or similar industries * Hybrids and Electrical Vehicle development * People management You are now seeking your next move into a challenging industry that will broaden your experience and reward you with opportunities to manage people and a growing discipline. You understand the fundamentals of functional safety engineering, relevant safety engineering standards and more importantly understand the spirit behind them rather than a focus on ticking boxes. Able to work & communicate well with top-management, as well as team members, commercial-related people and customers. Your degree qualification will be in a technical subject and you will be expected to be familiar with the following: * Sound theoretical & practical knowledge of functional safety engineering fundamentals * Knowledge of at least one of ISO 26262, IEC 61508, ARP 4754, ARP 4761, DEF-STAN 00-56, EN 5012x * Analysis techniques such as FMEA, FTA, FHA, HAZOP, RBD etc. * Constructing safety arguments for complex embedded systems * Practice of at least one of MEDINI Analyse IKV/KPIT toolchain, FaultTree+ Isograph, others… Experience as a team leader in another discipline would also be a bonus. Knowledge in at least one of the following additional areas would be advantageous: * Electrical safety * Embedded Software * Electronics * Control Systems * Model-Based Development using the Mathworks tool-chain Proficiency in at least one of the following language would be advantageous: * German * Chinese If you are interested in this role apply now!Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Diagnosis Leader - 35108 - up to £28.75/hr Location: Halewood & Nuneaton Supporting the investigations into and diagnosis of components and systems returned under warranty that are not meeting the customers intent. Reviewing documentation and determine the necessary tests in order to successfully diagnose the core issue and make recommendations to the Project Control arm of the team to support effective project hand-over to the correct resolver. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED: Proven Diagnostic skills and experience having knowledge of testing criteria and execution based on Warranty Analysis. Vehicle Engineering architecture knowledge is essential Demonstrative knowledge and experience working with Engineering Requirements, Testing Specifications and component drawings. Vehicle Workshop experience is essential. Proven experience of Problem Solving methodology and execution Experience Required: Experience in Automotive, Aerospace or Manufacturing industry and engineering Conversant with a recognised structured problem solving methodology and workshop experience. Diagnosis: Experience of diagnostic and testing techniques and equipment (e.g. SDD, data loggers, instrumentation, fault finding) To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Halewood, Merseyside
Lead Test Engineer - Tewksbury We have a challenging but career developing opportunity for a Lead Test Engineer for the Engineering Laboratory of a Multi-National aerospace company based in Tewksbury. You will be responsible for working with other engineering departments to enable the testing of new and existing hydraulically operated products - both at system and component level. Responsibilities: Provide technical leadership to engineers and technicians, planning and supervising their work to accomplish specific engineering projects. Review technical feasibility of proposed solutions. Ensure successful completion of assigned project phase within budgeted time and cost. Direct and support preparation of appropriate documentation, including drawings and reporting of procedures and test results. Help to solve difficult technical problems and issues with new and stock components and sub-systems. Suggest and organise suitable and relevant tests to be conducted to validate pre-emptive or corrective actions, such as vibration, pressure impulse, thermal, endurance, hydro-mechanics, testing and data acquisition. Liaise with specialist departments for effective operation and production of new/revised products. Experience and Qualifications: Degree qualified in an engineering or related discipline or equivalent experience. Excellent inter-personal and communication skills to enable strong collaboration and coordination between the testing and engineering teams. Previous experience in either an Aerospace or Automotive OEM or Supplier is preferred. Strong, hands-on, testing knowledge and skills (e.g. vibration, pressure impulse, thermal, endurance, hydro-mechanics, test control and data acquisition). Good leadership, supervisory / management and project planning skills Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 Negotiable dependent upon experience. Large company benefits If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send your CV to Philip Delaloye at or call 01384446192.Permanent / Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Job title: Senior Control systems Engineer Salary Range: £39,000 to £50,000 Location: Peterborough An opportunity has become available for an Senior Control systems Engineer for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The suitable Engineer will hold a key role within the Engine Control Systems team. Focusing on small and medium engine ranges to a major third-party customer's machines and contributing to the development and testing of application level features on this range of engines. You will be responsible for: Working directly with the customer to understand and document key technical requirements. This will include direct contact with the third party customer's technical team, to provide support, technical information and answer technical queries where necessary. Development of system design and specifications to meet identified requirements, using structured tools and processes. Planning and managing feature development and implementation to meet the programme timelines. Planning and conducting verification tests to ensure quality of released software / system. Development of the dSPACE HiL test system and the automation of system level verification test plans using Automation Desk. Supporting software validation and troubleshooting on engine - getting 'hands on' with the end product. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background - ideally a good technical degree in mechanical, electronic, electrical, control systems or automotive engineering - though consideration will be given to other qualifications or significant relevant experience in lieu of this. Prior experience in engine control system development (preferably in the off-highway industry) Prior experience of dSPACE, including the use of Automation Desk to automate test plan execution. Good understanding of diesel engine technology, including common rail fuel systems and aftertreatment technology. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Performance Development Engineer Peterborough £30.00 to £40.00 per hour LTD Diesel Engines - Powertrain - Calibration A Performance Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The suitable Performance Development Engineer will serve as an experienced, individual contributor for engine emissions and performance development projects. This position will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating engine development work including pre-test planning, engine and facility readiness, orchestration of the testing activity, reviewing test data to ensure quality, data analysis, drawing conclusions and communicating recommendations to our business partners. You will be responsible for the project management & conducting of the associated engine system and rating calibration development, for the 4.4L and 7.1L engine platforms, to ensure both customer performance expectations (quality & timing) and emissions regulations are satisfied. The role involves development of electronic engine calibration maps that will be utilised in the engine control software. To apply for this Performance Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Requires an accredited engineering degree or equivalent experience and excellent analytical skills. Incumbents must have gained experience in engine performance and emissions development for diesel engines. Must have strong technical skills and ability to communicate technical information effectively. Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines is highly desired. Please contact James Tilley for details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Job Title - Interim Supply Chain Planner Hourly rate - up to £25 ltd Industry - Automotive Location - Oxford An opportunity has arisen for an Interim Supply Chain Planner to work for this prestigious automotive OEM based in Oxfordshire. The Supply Chain Planner will have overall responsibility for the supply chain from supplier to fit point. The Supply Chain Planner will have responsibility for the detailed planning in terms of delivery concept and then through liaising with other key process partners (e.g. container planner / assembly logistics planner) and ensures that the total supply chain is consistent, viable, cost effective and efficient. Key Responsibilities Project management An understanding of different concepts for supply chain solutions eg just in sequence, just in time. Analysis and evaluation of planning projects regarding impacts on area, warehouses and material flow. Data accuracy essential for unique systems. Realisation of savings within the value stream Reference value chains understood and integrated into planning Contribution of logistic input for resource & relocation & supplier nomination German language skills are an advantage. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee RecruitmentContract / Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senior / Principal Hydraulic Systems Engineer - Leamington Spa - £ DOE A Hydraulic Systems Engineer is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Operating in a variety of sectors including supporting some of the world's premium car manufacturers, our client uses expert knowledge to provide a full product engineering and development service. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer, you will work on the design, simulation and validation of hydraulic systems for transmission and driveline systems. An increasing proportion of the work will be in the area of powertrain and hybrid technology. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer - you will be required to Demonstrate a sound understanding of vehicle systems and vehicle powertrain. Specify, design and validate complex hydraulic components. Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects as well as generating and maintaining customer relationships. Understand the principles of electronic control systems, which interface to hydraulic systems. Lead design and simulation reviews, concept generation and sign-off technical reports. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer you will have Knowledge of MATLAB\Simulink\Stateflow for algorithm design and model-based design techniques for automotive applications. Knowledge of Amesim / SimScape Hydraulics libraries is desirable. Experience of IS026262 / IS013849 / CANape and INCA advantageous. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Hydraulic Systems Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Job Title - Senior Buyer Location - Yate Salary - £35,000 - £45,000 p/a Overview: We are currently recruiting for a Senior Buyer to work at our clients site in Yate, to actively support all Group business objectives in terms of profit and cash flow. The role will be working with the whole supply chain, from supplier to completed customer contract, and to provide strategic, ethical, sustainable procurement. Key Objectives: To deliver real benefits by identifying and managing risk within the supply chain. To deliver value for money across all business expenditure. To drive continuous improvement and supplier involvement in the supply chain. To understand the supply markets and influences on them. To reduce operational vulnerability by eliminating supply shortages. To reduce costs and optimise working capital requirements. To enhance current working practices and processes to reduce waste and support a lean, effective Procurement function. Main Responsibilities: Evaluate key suppliers annually against economic, financial, quality and environmental criteria, Undertaking Portfolio, Opportunity and quotation analysis for all portfolio of expenditure. Undertake supply market and supply chain analysis for all portfolio of expenditure to reduce cost and optimise added value. To define category strategies that will reduce cost, whilst optimising working capital requirements. Identify and monitor Risk and vulnerability affecting the key categories Create simple category sourcing plans for all portfolio of expenditure. Provide rolling cost forecasts for portfolio of expenditure. Use appropriate tools and techniques to achieve cost reduction targets. Negotiate supply agreements I service level agreements / contracts. Ordering of materials and services in line with production requirements Ensure material lists and requisitions contain the appropriate authorised signatories Prepare purchase orders, approve and issue purchase orders in accordance with company policy and negotiated terms and conditions. Liaise with Accounts Payable to ensure accurate and timely payment of invoices, in line with agreed terms. Responsible for selecting the most appropriate goods and services on the basis of price, quality, delivery times and services support To provide support in pulling together management reports Any other ad hoc duties as may be required Knowledge, Experience and Skills: Essential Used to leading in a team environment, including clear direction and prioritisation Good attention to detail Team player IT skills using Microsoft Office including Access, Excel and Word Be able to make decisions, meet targets and work under pressure. Effective negotiator and confident when dealing with people Qualified to CIPS Level 5 The ability to work with cross-functional teams, as you will be working with other functional areas Full UK Driving License Desirable Qualified or working towards CIPS level 6 Takes ownership and accountability Building productive business relationships at all stakeholder levels Professional demeanour and approach to management of self and others Results driven If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an EmploymentPermanent / Yate, Gloucestershire
Digital Project Manager - 35127 Coventry Paying up to £500 per day A Digital Project Manager with experience of strategic project management is required to provide support to a manufacturing market leader on a temporary basis for an initial 4 month period in Coventry and is paying up to £500 per day. The role will involve; Deliver on an SSO implementation across customer facing digital channels Supporting the discovery phase, engagements with suppliers, planning delivery and roll out phases The successful candidate will: Have experience of Project Management and roll-out of large scale projects with multiple stakeholders Have an understanding of the digital landscape, channels and digital integration Have a solid understanding of digital marketing and communications Have an understanding of user testing programmes Have the ability to work cross functionally across large organisationsContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Business Development Manager Automotive Test Equipment West Midlands £Negotiable The purpose of the role is to discover sales leads for the business and turn them into profitable orders. Provide support for the sales team and represent technically and commercially the product portfolio and company brand. The main duties of the Business Development Manager role: - Develop and maintain expertise in the company work costing and quotation processes. - To actively pursue sales leads and to report to and coordinate with the sales management team. - To comply with all quality assurance and environmental protection procedures pertinent to the sales process. - To work proactively in the improvement of the products and processes of the business specifically highlighting areas of improvement within sales, marketing and negotiation. - To develop and maintain regular harmonious relations with the company's potential, past and present customers. - To develop, maintain and utilise the database of contacts required to gain market intelligence and sales leads. Skills and experience required for the Business Development Manager role: - Demonstrated experience working in a Technical Sales Engineering role for the automotive or allied sectors. - Strong sales experience within the automotive industry. - A demonstrated costing and quotation process background. - A high level of negotiating, presentation and interpersonal skills. - A skilled user of Microsoft Office products and Salesforce software is desired. - Suitably qualified in Engineering to at least HND/HNC level. - Ideally knowledgeable in engine or vehicle test technology. Applications: We are immediately sourcing suitable candidates for this role. If you are interested please apply with your CV and covering letter, along with confirmation of your current notice period and salary expectations. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission with further details. However, should you wish to discuss your application in the meantime, please contact Justin Wainwright on 01268 889267 or 07711 156281Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Due to a member of staff's relocation, we have an opportunity for a multi skilled (mechanical bias) maintenance engineer to join a market leading, multi-national company working within the automated warehousing field at a household brand name's distribution centre in the Leicester area. This mechanical maintenance shift engineer job comes with a basic salary of £35,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and ambitious multi skilled mechanical maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible so if you feel like you are ready to join a market leader who can reward quality work and loyalty with unbeatable career development opportunities and endless training and development then please get in touch! Key Responsibilities: The position requires a wide range of skills including: Undertake breakdown maintenance of site automation as required Carry out PPM of automation equipment and first line fixes Complete breakdown reports and shift logs Using CMMS (training available) Liaise with production to ensure workload is prioritised correctly Undertake, improvement, repairs and modifications Assist in project installation work and upgrades Qualification's/Experience Hold a NVQ Level 3 or ONC/BTEC or City and Guilds in appropriate subjects Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering Knowledge of PLC's (desired but not essential) Please note that this position will involve working on a Panama shift pattern that includes no more than three shifts on before two rest days and no more than two weekends worked per month. This is an exciting, Leicester based job opportunity for multi skilled mechanical bias maintenance engineering professionals to join a market leading automation systems provider where you can expect to become a key team member with a long term view to your professional development throughout your career. If you would like more information please contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121. Otherwise, 'apply' and your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.Permanent / Enderby, Leicestershire
Senior Quality Engineer £Competitive Rates South West Automotive/Quality/APQP/New Product/QMS/8D/Launch A Senior Quality Engineer is required with knowledge of automotive quality systems and processes. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry and new product launch programs would be well received. Due to increased growth and the development of a new vehicle this company, a highly innovative and forward thinking organisation based in the South West requires a number of committed and well organised Senior Quality Engineers with excellent problem-solving skills and new product launch experience for a new contract role for 6 - 18 months. As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will be required to: Support PMT Teams in the development and launch of new product attributes across the full vehicle range to include chassis, interiors, BIW and EE. Manage and lead teams in the delivery of quality standards and systems across the attribute groups utilizing problem solving tools such as 8D and Six Sigma. Drive forward product quality processes to maximize performance and delivery using APQP to ensure project gateways and milestones are achieved. The Senior Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of problem solving tools such as 8D, Six Sigma and Quality Management Systems (QMS) to include IATF 16949 and VDA. Ability to demonstrate a through and analytical approach to quality issues within new product development and launch activities in the automotive environment (OEM or 1st Tier) Strong communication and leadership skills pulling together cross functional teams, suppliers, manufacturing and engineering to ensure quality deliverables are achieved. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of new product development and launch within the automotive sector who has strong quality exposure within the OEM or 1st Tier arena. In return for your experience, this South West based automotive company will offer you: £Competitive Rates 6 - 18 Months Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of automotive quality systems, processes and new product launch and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Quality Engineers role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or emailContract / Swindon, Wiltshire
Sales Manager - West London - Aerospace - Competitive Salary + Bonus An aerospace and aviation engineering organisation are looking for a Sale Manager who will be responsible for providing a sales and marketing service for the company to existing and potential customers to increase levels of profitable business, covering existing and potential repair capability. The sales territory will be a defined area covering UK and overseas markets. The Sales Manager will be responsible for: Build and maintain customer relationships including visits and written correspondence Maximise sales potential by Direct customer liaison including visits Telephone contacts in respect of all aspects of past and present and future sales potential Review of existing customer business to define and realise potential new business Detailed ongoing analysis and understanding of territory to realise potential new business Develop and act on territory sales activity plans Provide pricing proposals and quotations in response to customer enquiries Propose potential new repair capability opportunities to develop the repair business Complete relevant administration duties as required including customer visit reports Assist with the preparation of management reports for both Company and the Customer Attend Trade Shows and Exhibitions as requested Liaison with Finance department to assist with debtor queries so invoices are cleared Work with Customer Service to get quotes approved and resolve customer queries Work with the sales team to meet objectives to increase performance Deliver against agreed sales targets Other requirements for the Sales Manager include: Excellent IT skills - Microsoft word, excel, databases Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ability to establish and maintain relationships with people at all levels Good presentation skills and Good organisation skills Ability to carry out sales negotiation and achieve/exceed targets Proven ability of developing sales strategies to win new business Able to demonstrate a commercial aptitude and compile and manage proposals Technical Aerospace/Aviation background and knowledge of products - Desirable Understanding of regulatory requirements for the Aerospace industry Experience of working within a manufacturing or and maintenance environment Decisive thinker - able to analyse data and use it to make robust decisions Skilled influencer - able to influence and gain commitment of others Driven to deliver - holds self and others accountable for delivery Collaborative - works effectively with all stakeholders Full current driving licence and passport with Extensive UK, and overseas travel Able to arrange travel plans within a budget, including booking travel and accommodation Able to travel to other company and customer sites, sometimes at short notice Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the nature of the products involved If you are interested in this Sales Manager opportunity, please apply directly or contact Peter Heap by email or my direct line is +44 (0)1384 446102.Permanent / West London, London
Summary Panel: CNC Setter/Operator x 3 £8.73 to £10.41 per hour + shift allowance Sandbach near Crewe A CNC Setter/Operator with knowledge of reading and programming to engineering drawings with a milling and drilling bias is required for a well established fabrications business in Cheshire. Candidates with experience of the Automotive or Metals industries would be well received. Due to an increase in demand, my client requires 3 flexible and responsive CNC Setter/Operators with previous steel experience for a new permanent position. As a Setter/Operator you will be required to: - Understand, set and operate all machinery to high requirements - Use precision measurement tools to ensure compliance of product specification - Apply a continuous improvement methodology The CNC Setter/Operator should have the following skills or experience: - Metallic Components Knowledge and experience working with Steel and High Value Components - Experience of lathes, milling machine, turning centres and general bench working skills - Committed to working shift patterns such as 7am to 5pm, 6am to 2pm and 6am to 12pm, 2pm to 10pm and 12pm to 6pm. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of CNC, Grinding or Threadrolling to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Sandbach based fabrications company will offer you: - £8.73 to £10.41 per hour + shift allowance - 25 days holiday plus statutory - Weekly pay and 38 hours a week + overtime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CNC and/or Milling and/or Drilling and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the CNC Setter/Operator role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.Permanent / Sandbach, Cheshire
Senior Quality Engineer £45,000 to £60,000 pa plus bonus and benefits South West Automotive/Quality/APQP/New Product/QMS/8D/Launch A Senior Quality Engineer is required with knowledge of automotive quality systems and processes. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry and new product launch programs would be well received. Due to increased growth and the development of a new vehicle this company, a highly innovative and forward thinking organisation based in the South West requires a number of committed and well organised Senior Quality Engineers with excellent problem-solving skills and new product launch experience for a new permanent role. As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will be required to: Support PMT Teams in the development and launch of new product attributes across the full vehicle range to include chassis, interiors, BIW and EE. Manage and lead teams in the delivery of quality standards and systems across the attribute groups utilizing problem solving tools such as 8D and Six Sigma. Drive forward product quality processes to maximize performance and delivery using APQP to ensure project gateways and milestones are achieved. The Senior Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of problem solving tools such as 8D, Six Sigma and Quality Management Systems (QMS) to include IATF 16949 and VDA Ability to demonstrate a through and analytical approach to quality issues within new product development and launch activities in the automotive environment (OEM or 1st Tier) Strong communication and leadership skills pulling together cross functional teams, suppliers, manufacturing and engineering to ensure quality deliverable's are achieved. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of new product development and launch within the automotive sector who has strong quality exposure within an OEM or 1st Tier arena seeking to develop their career. In return for your experience, this South West based automotive company will offer you: £45,000 to £60,000 pa Bonus and Benefits Career development and progression within an innovative environment Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of automotive quality systems, processes and new product launch and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Quality Engineers role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or emailPermanent / Swindon, Wiltshire
Exterior Trim Engineer (Plastics) 52472BR Bedfordshire Automotive An Exterior Trim Engineer is required to work on a contract basis for our client a global automotive OEM based in Bedfordshire. To develop exterior systems that satisfies customer expectation meeting quality, cost and timing targets. To include some or all of exterior trim (Bumpers, finishers, rad grilles, spoilers, crash systems). The Exterior Trim Engineer will be required to take full responsibility for a set of components for quality and cost improvement and programme changes. To design and develop components and systems for new model and minor change type activity. To receive concerns regarding components and systems and identify root causes, develop and deliver countermeasures. To study components and systems to identify ways of reducing the costs and to develop and deliver them. To be responsible for overall system development including: Achievement of basic design criteria and performance requirements. Incorporation of manufacturing requirements. Achievement of quality targets. Compliance with regulations. On time delivery. Initial layout and design. Design release. Cost management to keep within a defined budget. Technical benchmarking from a cost and mass perspective. Project management. Supplier management. Test reporting and validation. Concern resolution and problem solving. The Exterior Trim Engineer should have the following skills: Degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline desirable Vehicle engineering experience. Delivery focused, with demonstrable track record of on-time delivery. Self motivated to deliver excellence and perform beyond targets. Strong communication skills through all mediums, with the ability to organise, chair and document supplier meetings. An understanding and awareness of appropriate escalation. The ability to motivate and focus team members and suppliers to meet all programme deliveries. An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for measured success. Must have a flexible approach to working hours, travel requirements and adaptability to changing and multiple priorities. Good analytical and problem solving skills. NX CAD, or similar, user preferred. Proficient PC skills: Excel, Word and Powerpoint Demand for this role will be undoubtedly be high so please apply today. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 - Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorshipContract / Bedford, Bedfordshire
Job title: Project Engineer Hourly Rate: £19.00- £22.51ph Location: Gaydon Powertrain A Project Engineer is required with experience of problem resolution and managing programme level risk to support project delivery. Candidates with experience in the Automotive industry would be well received. Due to expansion this company, a global OEM based in Gaydon requires a Project Engineer with good understanding of managing and coordinating activities whilst maintaining the ability to positively challenge existing thinking. As a Project Engineer you will be required to do the following: The Project Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Ability to present complex data & issues to a varied audience Experience of Problem Resolution using structured approaches Ability to manage programme level risks and issues resolution Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer role (35084) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Job Title: Welder / Fabricators Location: Cheshire Salary: £11.23p/h Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Welder / Fabricator to work for our client at their site in Cheshire, they are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join their busy engineering team, and looking for someone who is experienced in all aspects of MIG/TIG weld in Metal Arc. Key Responsibilities: Experienced MIG/TIG welder with experience in metal arc Proven track record within working with steel and high value components Experience of working with fabrication works including punch, drills, presses, saws, etc Previous experience of reading and working to engineering drawings with an understanding of weld symbols Skills Required: Flexible in your approach with a "CAN DO" attitude with the ability to manage your time effectively whilst working to tight targets and deadlines The ideal candidate is able to work as part of a team and on their own initiative and be willing to undertake other reasonable duties when required, ideally engineering apprenticeship served. Additional Details: 25 days holiday plus 8 statutory days Pension scheme 38 hours per week (working Days, Mornings and Afternoons) Overtime available as required If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an EmploymentPermanent / Sandbach, Cheshire
Job title: Aftertreatment Component Engineer Salary Range: £33,000 to £40,000 Location: Peterborough An opportunity has become available for an Aftertreatment Component Engineer for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The suitable Engineer will hold a key role within the Aftertreatment Engineering team. Having responsibility to design, release and validate the Aftertreatment components and systems needed, to ensure our engines meet ever more demanding emissions requirements. You will be responsible for: Creation of test / validation plans for Aftertreatment components and systems Analysis of relevant data from field machines Investigating, understanding and fixing issues found during testing and validation (NPI issues) Working collaboratively with designers to look for technical solutions Supporting creation of design FMEAs and ongoing maintenance Building solid relationships with key Aftertreatment suppliers Communicate results to customers, suppliers, team members, and other business units Contribute to the design of new products and processes To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Bachelor's degree in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, or Materials Science curriculum plus relevant engineering experience Time-served apprentice with an Engineering or Materials Science HNC/HND qualification with previous relevant engineering experience Knowledge of FMEA, DVP&R and 8D problem solving. Excellent analytical skills Ability to communicate effectively Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interior Trim Engineer Cranfield, Bedford Automotive An Interior Trim Engineer is required with knowledge of working in an OEM or tier 1 supplier for interior plastic parts development. This company based in Cranfield requires an Interior Trim Engineer with proven ability to deliver vehicle cabin system (i.e. doors, dashboard, seating) projects on time for a new contract role. As an Interior Trim Engineer the main responsibilities are project and supplier management for all aspects of OEM development including: Concept definition, layout and packaging, styling feedback. Management of Digital Data Creation (across regions) BOM management, cost management. Component performance planning, component validation. Production preparation and quality achievement. Technical communication with project stakeholder, supplier and manufacturing The Interior Trim Engineer should have the following skills or experience: University/Technical Degree/Certification. Must have demonstrable experience working in an OEM or tier 1 supplier for interior plastic parts development. Proven ability to deliver vehicle cabin system (i.e. doors, dashboard, seating) project on time, on budget and quality. Candidates with interior systems experience in a non-automotive background such as rail, marine and aerospace will also be considered. Good precise written and verbal communication. Self-driven / competent. If you have any questions about the Interior Trim Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262.Contract / Bedford, Bedfordshire
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