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Planning Engineer - Control Systems £Competitive Salary Plus Execllent Benefits Birmingham Are you a Planning Engineer within Controls Systems knowledge for the planning function at a high-volume manufacturing plant in Birmingham. This role provides technical support for all manufacturing operations in their machining function in the development of high precision components and complex assemblies. As a Planning Engineer you will be modifying the controls of machining and assembly systems in a controlled manner to enhance and sustain production activities in the manufacturing operations environment. As Planning Engineer (Control Systems), you will be managing the resolution of any problems and looking at how you could introduce cost savings and productivity improvements. Qualifications and Experience:- Qualified to NVQ Level 4 or equivalent (e.g. HNC, Membership of Professional Institution). Minimum of four-year apprenticeship in an electrical / mechatronical discipline. Ideally experienced in an automotive manufacturing environment. Preferable knowledge with control systems of high volume production machinery. Knowledge of various lean manufacturing methods is advantageous. This Opportunity offers: £Comp Salary plus excellent benefits package Career development and progression within a state of the art manufacturing facility Opportunity to work on major new vehicle development programmes Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge within planning, rectification and development/maintenance of control systems and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Planning Engineer - Control Systems role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or emailPermanent / Coleshill, Warwickshire
Project Engineer (Chassis) £Competitive West Midlands Automotive, Chassis, CAD, Design, Development, New Product, DFMEA, WERS A Project Engineer (Chassis) is required with knowledge of Chassis component and systems development. Candidates with experience of the Chassis Products (suspension, corners, wheels, tyres, etc.) within the automotive industry would be well received. Due to new product development programs this company, a world leader in chassis design and development based in the West Midlands requires a mechanical engineer with experience of supporting and delivering new product development programs for this permanent/contract opportunity. As a Project Engineer (Chassis) you will be required to: Support all customer meeting and product development initiatives from initial design through all development and release of all engineering changes to chassis systems and assemblies. Create child part drawing for model year change to ensure Tce release, supporting all change management, new proposals, costs, BOM, progress chasing, design and development to meet project milestones and gateways. Liaise between all Engineering and Manufacturing departments (internal and external) to ensure projects are delivered while providing technical support and representing the organisation at client's sites and product/project meetings The Project Engineer (Chassis) should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of chassis products and assemblies and associated components to include corner modules (wheels, tyres, etc.) Strong project delivery exposure having delivered technical products into new vehicle development programs Experience of using CAD (Catia) allied with DFMEA, WERS, Tce, GDPS This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of product development and project delivery within chassis component's and systems seeking to develop your career or looking for a long-term contract. In return for your experience, this West Midlands based Automotive company will offer you: £Competitive Salary plus Benefits Package (for permanent employees) £Comp Rates - 6 months contract Working within the development of new product, systems and component's within new vehicle programs Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge within the design, development and delivery of chassis systems/products and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer (Chassis) role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or email Project Engineer (Chassis) £Competitive West Midlands Automotive, Chassis, CAD, Design, Development, New Product, DFMEA, WERS A Project Engineer (Chassis) is required with knowledge of Chassis component and systems development. Candidates with experience of the Chassis Products (suspension, corners, wheels, tyres, etc.) within the automotive industry would be well received. Due to new product development programs this company, a world leader in chassis design and development based in the West Midlands requires a mechanical engineer with experience of supporting and delivering new product development programs for this permanent/contract opportunity. As a Project Engineer (Chassis) you will be required to: Support all customer meeting and product development initiatives from initial design through all development and release of all engineering changes to chassis systems and assemblies. Create child part drawing for model year change to ensure Tce release, supporting all change management, new proposals, costs, BOM, progress chasing, design and development to meet project milestones and gateways. Liaise between all Engineering and Manufacturing departments (internal and external) to ensure projects are delivered while providing technical support and representing the organisation at client's sites and product/project meetings The Project Engineer (Chassis) should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of chassis products and assemblies and associated components to include corner modules (wheels, tyres, etc.) Strong project delivery exposure having delivered technical products into new vehicle development programs Experience of using CAD (Catia) allied with DFMEA, WERS, Tce, GDPS This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of product development and project delivery within chassis component's and systems seeking to develop your career or looking for a long-term contract. In return for your experience, this West Midlands based Automotive company will offer you: £Competitive Salary plus Benefits Package (for permanent employees) £Comp Rates - 6 months contract Working within the development of new product, systems and component's within new vehicle programs Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge within the design, development and delivery of chassis systems/products and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer (Chassis) role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or emailPermanent / Solihull, West Midlands
Job Title - Project Manager Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Project Manager with experience to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. The team consists of about 17 highly skilled people working with project management, production development and global support. There is a big portion of cross functional work with both internal and external stakeholders. In the role as Project Manager, you will be responsible for lead a existing project within assembly according to their strategy and goals. In the role you will be a part of a cross functional team, working to deliver project according to budget and time plan. * You will have an academic degree in manufacturing engineering or similar. * Leadership experience * Experience as a project manager * As a person, we believe you are goal oriented and has a structured way of working. * As a leader, you have the will and knowledge to create high performance team. * Proficiency in English and Swedish preferable. If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden
Job Title - iOS Mobile Apps Developer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced iOS Mobile Apps Developer with BLE (Bluebooth Low Energy) experience is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. You will be part of a highly skilled and fun team that develops new and existing functions for their On Call mobile apps. Main responsibilities will include: * Engage with your team and actively pull tasks from the backlog * Develop robust and great mobile apps that are used daily by thousands of customers * Code review your peers Required qualifications: * Worked as a mobile apps software developer or be a passionate spare time developer with documented experience of released applications or open source projects * At least one published app, either by your own accord or as a member of a team. * Excellent English, both verbally and written * Experience in writing testable and maintainable code. Of course you write unit tests! * Fluent in Objective-C (Swift knowledge is a plus) and a good understanding of the iOS platform and framework Strongly meritorious * Android mobile app development using Java * Previous experience with mobile apps projects involving smartphone accessories using BLE Meritorious * Deep knowledge in C++ cross platform development * Experience in agile tools such as Jira, Git and Jenkins * Experience in software development automation If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden
Job title: Buyer, 6 month contract Salary: Competitive Location: Reading A premier motion and flow control solutions provider for the Space and Defence Industries. A Buyer is required with knowledge of purchasing materials, goods and services, and contract management. Candidates with experience of providing a full purchasing service within a highly regulated and high reliability manufacturing environment would be well received. Due to growth, this company, an Industry leading provider of motion and flow control solutions company based in Reading requires a dynamic, energetic and technically competent Buyer with tactical purchasing and contract negotiation experience for this challenging role. As the Buyer you will be required to: Provide full procurement support for materials, goods and services. Manage supply contracts. Negotiate prices. The Buyer should have the following skills or experience: Qualification in CIPS. Extensive experience in Aerospace/Space manufacturing companies. NPI and Project Procurement experience. Competent in Microsoft suite software. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Purchasing and Contract Management to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Reading based company will offer you: Challenging environment. Competitive rate. Immediate start. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Procurement and Contract Management and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Buyer role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446155.Contract / Reading, Berkshire
A Program Coordinator role has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. JOB PURPOSE: A professional committed to delivering programs on-time, within budget and to specification by improving the effectiveness of project teams through the application of professionally accepted program and project management methods, techniques, tools, and training. Provides expertise in specific areas of program and project management processes to ensure the most efficient and cost effective implementation of products and services. Working alongside the Program Manager, the Project Co-ordinator creates and maintains the Project Plan using Microsoft Project. JOB DUTIES: This position is the role of a seasoned project management professional. He/she manages projects that have substantial R&D value, are moderate to complex in nature, and are managed with limited supervision. This is a staff position that requires a thorough understanding in program and project management tools & processes. Ability to facilitate programs, lead chartering sessions, develop/validate network diagrams, lead integration & compression sessions. Work assignments may be specialized in nature but may also be broad based with coordination between other staff personnel to complete a larger, more complex program. BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE: The position requires broad knowledge of company policies and processes, and company products and customers with direct project management experience. This position requires a four year college or university degree with a technical focus is highly desirable. In addition, you will have progressively responsible job- related experience in Program Coordination, Information Technology, Engineering, project management or NPI experience typically required. Should have project management knowledge and experience in driving out detailed, work plans within Microsoft Project software, and demonstrated experience in resource forecasting, risk identification & management , cost management , scope and other tools. Excellent interpersonal skills are required including team leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and strong analytical and organizational skills. Previous Green Belt experience is a plus. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
A Project Manager role has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. JOB PURPOSE: To lead the allocated project(s) to ensure the projects are delivered on time, to cost and quality. To develop relationships with the key team members in order to motivate and drive the project forward. Ensuring timely reports are produced to communicate project progress and potential issues to the Senior Leadership Team. JOB DUTIES: Management and accountability for assigned project / portfolio of projects Monitoring project progress and performance Providing Regular stakeholder reporting Proven risk management experience Working with all partners to monitor progress, to ensure project delivered in a timely manner on budget. BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE: This position requires a four year college or university degree or equivalent experience within the project management field A wealth of experience in project management Must have very strong leadership and interpersonal skills including excellent communication skills Professional training in leading and facilitating meetings is highly desired. Previous experience directing the work of others is highly desirable. Must possess extensive knowledge of project management software (MS Project experience essential ) MS Office (Excel/Word/PowerPoint), Adobe Acrobat, and Web Publishing tools. Will also require knowledge of other software tools such as project accounting systems. Good Excel skills are vital (complex formulas, linking multiple worksheets, pivot tables, graphs). Knowledge of AGILE based approach to Project Management duties is highly desirable Project resource loading/portfolio resource management and project/portfolio cost management experience is highly desirable. Prince 2/PMP or equivalent qualification is highly desired To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Irlam, Greater Manchester
Technical Project Manager - Permanent - Bridgnorth - £Competitive Salary DOE I am seeking a Technical Project Manager/Lead Systems Engineer for an established British engineering company. They are a market leading provider of high quality, total castings solutions across the automotive, motorsport, energy and wider transport sectors. Their engineering service include up-front engineering, precision machining and client consultancy. As Technical Project manager/Lead Systems Engineer you would report to the Executive manager. This is a permanent position based in Bridgnorth and is offering a competitive salary What You Will Do: As Technical Project Manager/Lead Systems Engineer; Strategic development of new Engineering Service Contracts Develop effective teams and local project leaders within customer organisations Develop ways and means for realisation of strategic engineering projects with both new and existing customers Present alternative solutions to complex projects optimising the outcome to achieve maximum efficiency at minimum cost. Management and planning of simultaneous projects with substantial capital budgets Ad hoc support to all aspects of operations, such as PR, marketing & customer events What You Will Need: As Technical Project Manager/Lead Systems Engineer; Degree qualified Engineer, experience working on complex engineering projects Proven knowledge & experience within Automotive Industry An extensive knowledge of manufacturing methods & engineering materials Ability to digest detail & adapt to circumstances Willing to travel as required What You Will Get: As Technical Project Manager/Lead Systems Engineer; Employment with an established engineering company being market leaders in their field A competitive salary and benefits Work on a range of challenging and innovative projects Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Project Managers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Bridgnorth, Shropshire
Key Account Manager - Specialist Metals - Dudley - £26k to £32k + bonus This is an exciting Key Account Manager opportunity to join a market leading supplier in specialist multi-metals. We are looking for an ambitious individual with Key Account Management and multi-metals experience. Other engineering backgrounds will be considered. As the Key Account Manager you will be responsible for: Managing key accounts efficiently ensuring full traceability and support these accounts with the sales manager. Accurately and correctly process orders on SAP in a timely manner. Manage customer order schedules as required. Negotiates with customers, suppliers and colleagues at all levels. Resolve any queries or problems as speedily as possible. Visit customers when required. As the Key Account Manager you will require the following skills and experiences; Sales experience in the steel industry. Sales experience working in Oil & Gas markets will be highly beneficial but not essential. Key Account Management experience is essential. HNC/HND/BSc or a Degree is beneficial. If you are interested in this exciting new Key Account Manager opportunity please click on the link to apply,Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands
Lead Engineer (Chassis Design) - Leicestershire Our Client is looking for a talented Engineer to join their Chassis team taking a lead on specific projects and components design, helping to shape the future of their iconic product portfolio. Anoither key part of the role is to take the lead in forwarding specialist technical knowledge base and working practices, managing projects, technical development and technical sign-off for a small group of engineers along with assisting the Team Leader in effectively managing the team. Key responsibilities Produce good quality 2D engineering drawings and 3D CAD models using Pro-Engineer Design systems and components for new and updated chassis projects, considering function, cost, manufacture, assembly and quality Liaise with internal departments such as, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Quality and Assembly Produce supporting documentation for designs, as required Follow and help maintain design, operational and quality procedures Represent the design team or PD department in interdepartmental meetings in the absence of the team leader and be technically responsible for the design and development of a major chassis subassembly or system Work to enhance and distribute knowledge among the more junior members of the team, mentor and manage the workload of a small group of engineers Champion drafting and updating design best practice and test procedures Key skills and attributes Qualified to degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline Proficient in 2D, 3D CAD preferably Pro-engineer, GD&T 7+ years Experience in engineering design of components and subassemblies, ideally within the motorcycle industry Excellent understanding of design requirements for mass production manufacturing Excellent technical comprehension of motorcycle chassis layout, design & development Be able to manage the technical requirements of multiple chassis systems simultaneously Be able demonstrate technical leadership and coaching skills, comfortable with managing and mentoring others A passion for Motorcycling and willingness to work on innovative, unique and distinctive modern classic bikes If you would like to be considered for this role, please send your details by applying to this job. Alternatively, please contact Chiara Caterisano at Jonathan Lee RecruitmentPermanent / Leicestershire, England
Purchasing Manager Salary: Competitive Location: Tamworth Industry leading hi tech global manufacturing company. A dynamic Purchasing Manager is required with knowledge of purchasing goods and services and operational stores management. Candidates with experience of providing a purchasing service within a manufacturing environment would be well received. This company, an industry leading hi-tech global manufacturing company based in Tamworth requires an energetic and inspiring Purchasing Manager with Purchasing, Stores and Continuous Improvement experience for this challenging role. As the Purchasing Manager you will be required to: Provide full procurement support for goods and services. Operational management of the stores function. Drive transformation using CI tools and techniques. The Purchasing Manager should have the following skills or experience: Relevant degree and or MCIPS. Purchasing in a manufacturing environment. Continuous improvement skills. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Purchasing/Stores Management and Continuous Improvement to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Tamworth based company will offer you: Competitive salary Benefits Career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Procurement and Continuous Improvement and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Purchasing Manager role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446155.Permanent / Tamworth, Staffordshire
Seeking a Supply Collaboration Engineer to work for one of the world's leading providers of diesel and gas engines based in Peterborough. As Supplier Collaboration Engineer you will interface with Suppliers and Procurement to ensure early supplier collaboration on design for manufacturability, assembly and costs as well as adherence to APQP guidelines. Key responsibilities: Lead Cost Modeling activities that support the setting of Target Costs and managing product cost to achieve target while optimising value. Analysis, and documentation of cost information for new product development, design and cost improvement, maintenance, make versus buy, and other special projects. Meet product cost, quality and time targets in the product- life cycle including NPI through supplier collaboration at a part number level for their respective components, systems and/or categories Lead the team through identifying cost opportunities, identifying requirements of a part(s) for each area and ultimately lead the team to meet their individual area requirements within the cost target. Identify who is needed on each project and make team member recommendation. Develop excellent working relationships, teamwork and project management across departmental boundaries (engineering, purchase, logistics, product management etc.) is essential to ensure effective collaboration and saving delivery. Individuals working in this role will be deemed manufacturing, process and cost experts by other areas of the business and will be called upon to provide 'cost' expertise as the norm. Skills and experience required: Degree qualified in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, or Materials Science curriculum. Engineering, manufacturing, or commercial background with a high level of product knowledge. Good level of knowledge of a specific manufacturing process or engineering discipline, or maintenance process, as applicable, is required. Good level of understanding of company policies and procedures related to manufacturing, engineering and/or maintenance are also required. Strong technical background, in most cases, these are individuals with experience in a manufacturing environment. Strong analytical skills and the ability to influence others when there is conflict in processes, objectives, or solutions. The position travels extensively; at least one full week each month. Interested in the above role? Please apply TODAY, our client can offer you a 12-month contract with competitive hourly rates of pay. Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Job Title: Lead Mechanical Engineer - HVAC Location: Gothenburg, Sweden Contract: 6 months Job Details: We are looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to join a leading automotive manufacturer in Gothenburg, Sweden, on a 6 month contract basis. This role is within the HVAC System, a part of the Cooling and HVAC group within department Chassis & Driveline Development. The HVAC System is responsible to develop system and installation of components for controlling the interior climate within the buses for conventional diesel buses, hybrid buses and also full electric buses. We are responsible for the product maintenance and the development of new products. The HVAC system includes different types of components; i.e. AC compressors, roof units, AUX Heaters, defroster, convectors and/or blowers. Job Responsibilities: Have the responsibility within project to gather and plan for all requirements for the system. Document and communicate these to project management and to suppliers. Have the responsibility to secure a good system functionality of the system in the vehicle and also meet the feature requirements. Plan and secure the validation and verification for the system. Have the component responsibilities for Aux Heaters, Pumps, where you will work in projects and maintenance of products such as quality issues. You will work in close contact with the purchasing department, different projects, technical sales, test engineers, suppliers and other Volvo companies. As Lead Engineer you will lead a defined area of technical expertise with moderate technical complexity. Lead mechanical design engineering in a technical team. Have on holistic view on deliverables from other interfaces to secure quality & readiness before release. Spread knowledge and develop competence within the team. Develop and Manage networking across the organisation and provide inputs to the project pre-requisites based on the component history. Qualifications: * M Sc. in relevant area or equivalent based on relevant work experience * Minimum 7 years' experience from automotive development is a qualification * Experience from HVAC system development is an advantage * Knowledge in Catia v5 and Volvo systems and processes is an advantage. * Fluent in English (written and spoken) If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Lois Weston on 01384446119.Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden
Weld Technician Derby We are recruiting for a Weld Technician for a leading global automotive manufacturer in Derby who will be responsible for preparing assembly equipment for the introduction of new technologies into site. As Weld Technician you responsibilities will be to:- 3D CAD new process development and off line robot teaching Equipment software (PLC) preparation and introduction New model Welding robot and material handling robot teaching Weld Technician's are given the responsibility of appropriate elements of each project. They are provided with tools and resources to allow them to achieve the challenging targets set. The Weld Technician profile:- Weld equipment experience Robot teaching capability PLC programming experience Self-motivated and flexible to travel to different site locations Good communication skills Potential to become a leader Flexible to travel within the EU Interested applicants should apply to this advert or contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee for more information.Permanent / Derby, Derbyshire
A Quality Engineer is required to join an established company with a strong reputation in the defence electronics sector. The successful candidate will be joining to manage and lead quality management systems and their improvements working closely with suppliers and internal teams to ensure a consistent and continually improved delivery. Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer will include the following: Identify best practice inspection methodologies. Investigate internal and external quality failures through to root cause and provide written cause and corrective action responses to improve yield and reduce cost of poor quality. Monitor and report on monthly metrics. Audit product and processes for compliance against ISO9001:2015 and Customer requirements. Manage response to non-conformances. The Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: It is essential applicants have experience in an electronics manufacturing background, preferably from a high integrity industry such as aerospace or defence. IPC 160 Trained. Come from a lean manufacturing environment, implementing change programs for Continuous improvement. Have the ability in to compile FAIRs and FMEAs and report clearly on the relevant metrics. This is an excellent opportunity for a Quality Engineer with knowledge of electronics manufacturing to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Milton Keynes based company will offer you: Competitive salary package Non-standard pension scheme Early Finish on a Friday Interviews for the Quality Engineer will commence with immediate effect with a view to starting as soon as possible. For further information on the Quality Engineer position please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 4461Permanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Job title: Component Design Engineer Salary Range: Up to £40.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Off Highway - Diesel Engines A Component Design Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. Component Engineering are responsible for mechanical design and development of engine design for engines up to 7 litres which are used in a range of machine platforms. Each project offers the opportunity to work on the design and development of engines intended to meet the latest emissions legislation, with world-class levels of quality and reliability. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical, electronic, electrical, or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered. Development experience of engine components and systems, including both rig and whole engine testing. Good understanding of Manufacturing principles & processes. Design experience of engine components and systems 3D CAD (Pro-Engineer CREO). Good understanding of engine design. Experience of running and participating in FMEA. Please contact James Tilley for details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Embedded Software Engineer -Driveline Electrification - Lichfield - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits An Embedded Software Engineer is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of automotive design and development. The successful candidate will contribute to the engineering of high performance embedded systems for innovative driveline electrification applications, including sports cars and special-purpose vehicles. As Embedded Software Engineer - Driveline Electrification you will Produce embedded software for 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontrollers using established company design practices and software life-cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards; Work to AUTOSAR software configuration and implementation standards. Interpret system requirements, in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers, to generate software requirements. Implement code using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments; Generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the "V" life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests; Generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process; Participation in FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques. As Embedded Software Engineer - Driveline Electrification you will have A Degree in an appropriate science or engineering discipline; Experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment; Experience of programming using C, C++ and assembly languages; Experience using requirements management and specification tools e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody, MKS Integrity and configuration management tools e.g. MKS and software analysis methodologies e.g. Yourdon SASD or UML; Experience in the use of model-based development tools e.g. Mathworks Simulink & Stateflow, dSpace TargetLink; Experience of AUTOSAR and software test verification tools (Elektrobit, Vector or ETAS); Experience with CAN based test tools e.g. CANalyser, CANape, CANoe; Good test and analysis skills and a high level of proficiency at written and verbal communication. A team player with the ability to work unsupervised and capable of contributing to multiple activities simultaneously. Suitably qualified and experienced Embedded Software 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 / Lichfield, Staffordshire
Electrical Integration engineer / automotive electrician - Northamptonshire Specialist automotive company is seeking an experience practical electrical integration engineer to join their growing team on a permanent basis. You will be joining a luxury coach builder that has to bridge the gap between old and new technology and ensure electrical issues are diagnosed and resolved. This position also carries supervisory responsibility managing a small team What you will do: Vehicles use a mixture of newly engineered and donor vehicle components. There are a variety of issues that present themselves and you would deb responsible for their diagnosis, immediate resolution and an engineer solution. Be responsible for any vehicle electrical system issues. Ensure the electrical system is integrated and functions without error Diagnose electrical issues from first principals using diagnostic kit, oscilloscopes, Canalyzer multimeters etc Resolve issues through immediate and engineered solutions. You will be expected to drive through your solutions to conclusion with automotive suppliers Create small electronic modules where appropriate eg suppression boxes (simple electronic devices) Manage two junior engineers Please note this is a practical role What you will need Degree, HNC, HND Minimum 8 years automotive electrical experience - some older vehicle experience would be useful but not essential Be able to use meters, scopes, create looms, read schematics, create small electronic circuits, solder, diagnose issues from first principles Be able to manage supplier relationships Be eligible to work in UK without sponsorship What you will get Excellent salary Immensely satisfying job working in modern, light, warm workshop on high value vehicles Day shift only Applications: Please apply with CV and details of availability and present salary. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission with further details. However should you wish to discuss, please contact or 01384 397555Permanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire
HR Manager South Staffordshire 12 months fixed term contract Paying a competitive annual salary A HR Manager with experience of manufacturing is required for a food manufacturing organisation based in South Staffordshire. The position is on an fixed term basis and for a period of 12 months and paying a competitive annual salary. Responsibilities: Manage and oversee recruitment campaigns Work with the agencies to ensure temporary employees are meeting performance standards Ensure that the Global wide performance management process is adhered to Manage L&D for the site Ensure that all employee relations issues, disciplinary hearings, grievances, absence and capability issues are handled in line with legislation Provide day-to-day HR advice and support to the management and teams Person specification: CIPD qualified Manufacturing sector experience Able to work in a fast paced and demanding environment Strong generalist knowledge Excellent stakeholder management abilitiesContract / Wombourne, Staffordshire
Interiors Engineer - R00021471 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive An Interiors Engineer is required with demonstrable experience working in an OEM or tier 1 supplier for interior plastic parts development. This company based in (location) requires an Interiors Engineer with experience of interior planning, layout and component design for a new contract role. As an Interiors Engineer you will be required to: Take responsibility for the development of automotive cockpit, console and interior plastic parts to meet cost, quality & delivery targets. Concept definition, layout & packaging, styling feedback. BOM management, cost management, component performance planning, component validation. Production preparation and quality achievement. Technical communication with project stakeholder, supplier and manufacturing. Performance, technology and cost benchmarking Interior performance planning for future vehicle interiors (Next Generation), and colour, gloss & grain management. The Interiors Engineer should have the following skills or experience: 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, and seating) project on time, on budget and quality. You will have expert knowledge of current & future interior parts, supplier performance and technologies. You will have demonstrable data analysis experience and the ability to co-relate performance to customer satisfaction, and co-relate cost to normalised cost drivers. You will have experience of interior planning, layout and component design. A proactive mind-set is a must, and you must be able to work in a cross-functional and data driven environment. If you have any questions about the Interiors Engineer role or would like to apply, 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
Technical Sales Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Motorsport A Technical Sales Engineer is required to establish, maintain and manage a strong working relationship with new and existing motorsport customer. Candidates with experience of co-ordinating engineering, manufacturing and purchasing involvement in customer projects would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Technical Sales Engineer to support the rapid growth of the business and strengthen the busy commercial department. As a Technical Sales Engineer you will be required to: Proactively pursue the generation of leads and subsequent quotations in assigned formula, both for core and complementary products Provide quotations and proposals in a timely manner Provide relevant commercial input into the creation and maintenance of project plans Detailed monitoring of project progress, including: Management of Cost (in conjunction with Cost Engineer) and margins against established businesses cases (where applicable) and ensure prompt delivery of quotations, orders and invoicing Quality - Project specification, ensuring what was ordered is delivered Timing - Ensuring project activities are completed in adherence to the project timing plan and customer schedules are achieved Project progress reporting, both internal and external The Technical Sales Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Studied either automotive or mechanical engineering either through an apprenticeship or at degree level Experience within motorsport, automotive or mechanical engineering Strong customer management and project management experience Knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is essential along with knowledge of business operating systems such as ERP/MRP Proficiency in written and spoken French, German or Italian would be desirable This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with an engineering and commercial background to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Technical Sales Engineer within motorsport, automotive or mechanical engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Technical Sales Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire
We are recruiting for an Asset Management Advisory Consultant - Water & Infrastructure for one of the world's most recognisable engineering consultancies. Based at their offices in Bristol you will be joining an established infrastructure advisory team to support their growing portfolio of work planning and delivering strategic advice to clients in the areas of resilience, business planning, infrastructure investment cases and asset management across the water and wider infrastructure sectors. As an Asset Management Advisory Consultant the key focus of this role will be to undertake advisory services on strategic and policy development, infrastructure investment and business case development, delivery of feasibility studies, operational improvement planning and delivery, asset management strategies and asset management ISO55000 accreditation. The main responsibilities for this role will include: Interpreting technical information into clear communications for a broad stakeholder group. Facilitate engagement with clients including interviewing, presentations, stakeholder consultation and building strong stakeholder and client relationships. Working with multi-disciplinary teams of varying sizes. Managing the delivery and output of projects, including project planning, programming and financial tracking and forecasting of projects. Scoping, planning and managing the delivery of client deliverables. Analysis and drawing insight from data to inform the development of strategies and plans. We are seeking applicants to hold a Water Management, Engineering, Scientific or related degree qualification, however this is not essential should you hold relevant industry experience and have a strong technical understanding in the water engineering field. Ideally we are seeking an individual from the water management sector, be a member of a relevant professional affiliation i.e. CIWEM, ICE or IEMA and someone that has operated to ISO55000 standards would be very well received. In return you will be working for one of the most respected engineering consultancies in the world that offer their staff continued career and professional development. They are offering a competitive salary with one of the best benefits packages in their sector, including annual bonuses, excellent pension scheme with matched/doubled contributions, health care plan, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus stats per year and more. If you would like to discuss this Asset Management Advisory Consultant role in more detail then please call 01384 397555 and ask for Les Hines or send an email and CV .Permanent / Bristol, England
Quality Planning Engineer - R00019654 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive This company requires a Quality Planning Engineer to make and manage quality improvement plans based at their centre in Cranfield. As a Quality Planning Engineer you will be required to: Identify issues in the market - warranty claims, breakdowns, and dissatisfaction issues, and request action from design to resolve. Feed into new model development to prevent the same problems occurring, and track quality confirmation activity status The Quality Planning Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Good organisational skills - assimilating information, prioritising tasks, and tracking and chasing progress / status to a pre-agreed schedule / deadline. Attention to detail. Data gathering, processing and analysis experience (reasonably capable with Excel for charting, pivot table, sorting). Draw basic conclusions from data Ideally a good understanding of vehicle systems and terminology, e.g. would be able to separate a vehicle parts list into system groups - chassis, electrical, powertrain, body, trim, HVAC, by recognising part name - alternator, intake manifold, gas stay, drive shaft boot, AC compressor, etc. Good communication skill (from TO to DIR) - making clear requests for information and capturing feedback (e.g. coordinating status feedback meeting for manager / director update) Basic reporting skill - summary slide preparation and presentation / explanation Some problem solving / identification skill (basic logic / deduction based on gathered information would be ideal) If you have any questions about the Quality Planning Engineer role or would like to apply, 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
Offline CNC Programmer (Hypermill) Competitive permanent salary Nottingham Aerospace This is an immediate permanent start for an experienced CNC Programmer who can program with Hypermill (4/5 axis ideally but not a pre-requisite); it's working for a leading aerospace company who produce parts for global aerospace companies. We are looking for the following for the CNC Programmer role: Experienced programming using Hypermill working on low volume parts Relevant engineering qualifications and/or training Able to work from customer data and through the machining process (this role will not require you to prove out the part) Any capability with MasterCAM or Catia would be advantageous The CNC Programmer role is a key position for the company, hence why some experience in Hypermill is required; the company can offer the following for the CNC Programmer role: Good basic salary Benefits Day hours Training and development with other packages such as Catia/MasterCAM Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CNC Programming and Hypermill looking to build a working knowledge and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the CNC Programming role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Project Engineer- Bridgnorth Our Client is a leading Engineering company at the global forefront of castings and precision machining development and innovation now partnering with a Multinational Civil Engineering Chinese Company. As a Project Engineer you will be responsible to: Lead internal projects to meet customer and company objectives Develop and document procedures and standards Support and preparation in the development of training materials of in house training of visiting customers Manage internal projects/product through the Company's New Product Introduction (NPI) process Communicate project/product progress and issues to internal key stakeholders, ensuring that any issues, constraints or divergence from the project plan are highlighted Communicate with the Prototype and Operations Teams to achieve satisfactory delivery of projects Cost analyse, including allocating costs to engineering, tooling and manufacturing, as required Create and maintain a 'knowledge base' for future projects Lead internal projects to meet customer and company objectives Develop and document procedures and standards Support and preparation in the development of training materials of in house training of visiting customers Manage internal projects/product through the Company's New Product Introduction (NPI) process Communicate project/product progress and issues to internal key stakeholders, ensuring that any issues, constraints or divergence from the project plan are highlighted Communicate with the Prototype and Operations Teams to achieve satisfactory delivery of projects Cost analyse, including allocating costs to engineering, tooling and manufacturing, as required Create and maintain a 'knowledge base' for future projects As a Project Engineer you will be/have: Excellent interpersonal skills, both verbally & written Willingness to continually develop their engineering skillset Commercial acumen and the ability to rapidly understand the broader business context is critical Organisational skills are essential, as is attention to detail Must be able to manage time efficiently Must be able to work alone or as part of a team Well presented, with professional mannerisms befitting of the Grainger & Worrall organisation that will be an ambassador of the Company brand to their Chinese customers during their visits to the United Kingdom Experience of using ISO Quality Standards A recognised formal engineering qualification or demonstrable significant experience in relevant fields. Proactive approach Proficiency in Microsoft Office Understanding of engineering, tooling, casting, and machining is desirable Please note that no Visa Sponsorship is available therefore only candidates eligible to live and work in the UK will be considered. If you would like to be considered for this role, please send your CV by applying now. Alternatively, please get in touch with Chiara Caterisano at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Permanent / Bridgnorth, Shropshire
An Engineering Manager is required and will be responsible for managing the EDS Engineers on an automotive project. The successful candidate must have EDS background and man management experience as the role will be looking after 40 engineers, TLS and Lead Engineers. Responsibilities: Project management in accordance with customer and management/quality processes e.g. APQP, LPM Ensuring all engineering product development tasks comply with customer and legislative requirements in all EDS development disciplines Management of Central & Project Engineering resource needs ensuring engineering personnel are trained and have the necessary skills and knowledge Deputise for the Head of Design +Development as and when required Defining target agreements for all engineering project personnel Conducting regular customer and engineering reviews to ensure project milestone adherence Your Profile: Educated to HND/degree level, or equivalent, in an Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering discipline Proven track record in a management role Strong motivator, achievement orientated with excellent organisational and people management skills Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems Have a sound understanding of harness manufacture. Excellent communication skills. Prepared to travel overseas To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Job title: Senior Overall Structure Design Engineer Department: R&D Centre: Assemblies Location: Birmingham （Initially in Lincoln） Hours of work: 37 hours a week Contract: Permanent Salary: Competitive Other Information: Hours; 8:30 - 17:00 Mon -Thurs and 08:30 -16:30 on a Fri (1hour unpaid lunch). The Role This role will be responsible for overall structure design of automotive power electronic products, as well as analysis and calculation during the design, define technical specifications for subunit, and manage deliverable results/reports. Our Benefits Dynex is a great place to work with lots of opportunities for professional and personal development. Our benefits include: 24 days holiday + 8 bank holidays Holiday allowance increase with length of service Bupa healthcare Free on site car parking Subsidised canteen Contributory Pension Life assurance Cycle to work scheme Company sick pay Professional Membership fees paid e.g. CIPD, IEEE Family Friendly policies An Independent 24 hour confidential counseling service Key Responsibilities Responsible for conception, scheming design of automotive power electronic products, evaluate the requirements for new products and determine the design plan. Research new integrated technology of automotive power electronic product, Responsible for R&D, verification of new technologies, structures, and promotion of product implementation; structure design of product, including 3D/2D drawings of assemblies and parts, as well as analysis and calculation during the design Responsible for structure related document output define product BOM list managing follow-up, modification and acceptance of molds making defining test methods for mechanical experiment conducting DEFMEA of power modules, formulate related documents according to APQP process making samples ,define the specification and test standard of structural material Structural sample testing, small batch trial production follow up and assessment Responsible for analyse the causes of the defective product and formulate corrective and preventive methods; Core Skills and Education A Degree or equivalent in a mechanical mechatronics and other related subjects; At least 3 years of experience in R&D of automotive power electronic products Familiar with mechanical structure design, especially automotive converter structure design and manufacturing process. Familiar with mechanical design principles, force analysis and tolerance analysis, etc. Familiar with various common plastic and metal materials and the basic processing technology of them Has certain knowledge of plastic molds and metal molds Has certain knowledge of product surface treatment process Experience using 3D modelling software such as Solid Edge or other 3D design software Familiar with automotive APQP documentation (DFMEA, special feature list, etc.) is preferred Company Values Continuous Improvement Engineering Excellence Performance Driven Accountability and responsibility Integrity and honestyPermanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
Job title: Senior Quality Engineer Salary Range: Competitive Location: Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire A Senior Quality Engineer is required with knowledge of Quality Management System IATF 16949 and strong 8D problem solving. Candidates with experience of the Automotive industry would be well received. Major job objectives: To work within the requirements of IATF16949 To manage the containment activity and disposition of products / materials To support Project activities as required To Compile PPAP documentation from Data Provided against Customer Specific requirements (Documentation and Timing) To monitor and analyse Production Quality performance To manage Customer Concerns and the Correction of faults through Root Cause Analysis using Cross functional team activity To manage Supplier Concerns log and reporting of related activity to management To monitor and report the effectiveness of implemented Correction Process Improvement projects within milestones and budgets To support FMEA and Improvement Teams To maintain and update Control Plans in line with FMEA and Corrective action activity To be the lead on-site internal-auditor The Senior Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Continuous manufacturing processes Textile / Plastics / Powder application industry experience Thermally sensitive manufacturing processes Automotive industry 1st / 2nd tier supplier Computer Literate - General business + Quality tools software applications QS9000 / IATF16949 auditor Skills Root Cause Problem Solving HNC in Mechanical Engineering BTEC in quality engineering 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 Senior Quality Engineer role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 147.Permanent / West Yorkshire, England
Job title: Vice President of Design - China Location: Boading, Beijing, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) + Benefits Package An unmissable opportunity has arisen with China's largest SUV and pickup manufacturer. The role of VP will be to guide the design team to deliver World-class Cars according to the design trends of China and worldwide automobiles. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES . Be able to manage and direct the team to design different brands, high class SUV's, Pickup's and other new energy cars. Have extensive knowledge and experience in hand drawing, 2D-3D digital modelling, Surfacing A, CAS design and clay model designs. Coordinate with Engineering and related departments Guide the design department to lay out the next generation model, show car and concept car design.And report to the President in time. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Extensive exterior design experience Rich experience in the design of mass production vehicles Industrial design or mechanical design experience Bachelor's degree or above. 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. JLDSPermanent / Beijing, China
Job Title: Contract Lead NVH Lead Engineer Hourly rate to £40/hr Coventry A contract Lead NVH Engineer is required with knowledge of whole vehicle NVH to act as NVH advisor / consultant on multiple engineering projects for this ambitious vehicle manufacturer. The Lead NVH Engineer will plan and lead project NVH input, conduct vehicle evaluation and development activities and will be responsible for reporting and presenting project output as required. In detail, what you, the Contract Lead NVH Engineer will do: Management of NVH development and CAE work streams Act as NVH advisor / consultant on multiple engineering projects Provide NVH support to design and engineering teams in the UK and India NVH attribute management Identification and delivery of customer NVH requirements Benchmarking and target setting Support and / or conduct data acquisition, analysis and drive appraisal activities Define and implement component and system tests Analyse CAE and test data Ensure deliverables are met for each project milestone Develop refinement improvement strategies (vehicle and/or powertrain) Report and present NVH results and status The Lead NVH Engineer will need to have the following experience and skills: Degree qualified NVH Attribute management People management A minimum of 10 years of Automotive NVH experience Experience in a range of test methodologies Proficient in the use of LMS Test.Lab/head acoustics Design of experiments Experience of working within OEM product development systems Contract NVH Engineers should apply today for this very exciting opportunity by contacting Ray GreenmanContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Job Title: Contract NVH Principal Engineer to £36/hr Coventry A contract NVH Engineer is required with knowledge of whole vehicle NVH to act as NVH advisor / consultant on multiple engineering projects for this ambitious vehicle manufacturer. The NVH Engineer will plan and lead project NVH input, conduct vehicle evaluation and development activities and will be responsible for reporting and presenting project output as required. In detail, what you, the Principal NVH Engineer will do: Provide NVH support to design and engineering teams in the UK and India Develop refinement improvement strategies for vehicle and powertrain NVH attribute management Conduct subjective vehicle evaluation activities Benchmarking and target setting Vehicle and system test and development Data acquisition and analysis Report and present results Plan and manage NVH project activities Develop and implement processes and procedures Manage NVH software and instrumentation Provide NVH status to project reviews Occasional overseas travel You, the Principal NVH Engineer will need to have the following experience and skills: A minimum of 5 years of Automotive NVH experience Experience of a range of test methodologies (powertrain, wind, road) Application of Siemens LMS Test Lab test systems Refinement of EV/Hybrid vehicles would be an advantage Contract NVH Engineers should apply today for this very exciting opportunity by contacting Ray GreenmanContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Summary Panel: Job title: Manual Machinist Salary Range: Competitive Location: Reading Industry/ Strapline: Turning/ Machining/ Engineering/ Precision Engineering/ Aerospace A Manual Machinist is required with knowledge of engineering and manual turning. Candidates with experience of the aerospace or precision engineering industry would be well received. Due to company growth, a Reading based company requires a Manual Machinist for a new permanent role. As a successful applicant you will be required to: Hold tight tolerances, working with various materials on a manual lathe. Work small batch run work with an ability to maximise efficiency in their sector. Have a proven background of manual turning to high tolerance levels. Be able to apply themselves to their work and work cohesively with others in the team. Responsible for following technical drawings accurately and basic machine maintenance such as oil levels, etc. The Manual Machinist should have the following skills or experience: Must have proven one off experience, with self-inspection knowledge. Apprenticeship trained. Strong communication skills and ability to work as part of a team. Good engineering understanding with an ability to implement this in the workplace. Aerospace or similar precision engineering knowledge. Previous knowledge on conventional lathes (Must have). This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machining/engineering and a manual turning background to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Reading-based aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary Prestigious company Night shift Benefits Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of manual turning and looking to build a working knowledge and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Manual Machinist role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Reading, Berkshire
Summary Panel: Job title: Manufacturing engineer Salary Range: £35,000 to £40,000 Location: Sheffield Industry/ Strapline: Aerospace/machining/ fabrication/ precision engineering/ NPI A Manufacturing Engineer is required with knowledge of machining or fabrication. There are two roles within this company, one based within machining, one based in their fabrication sector. Candidates with experience of the Precision Engineering/working with precision goods would be well received. Due to company growth this aerospace company based in Sheffield requires a Manufacturing Engineer with NPI experience for a new permanent role. As a Manufacturing Engineer you will be required to: Lead through engineering experience NPI through the company. Be responsible for leading the manufacturing process design, development and improvement for new and existing products. Provide cost reduction, quality improvement and on time delivery within the manufacturing and fabrication sectors of the company. Provide manufacturing engineering support to the shop floor production activities. Facilitate the quotation process, providing technical input. Communicate through all levels of the company in order to aid machining function and improve relevant kpi's. The suitable candidate should have the following skills or experience: Proven history as a manufacturing engineer with fabricated components or machined components with a understanding of a variety of metals. Experience of working with high precision components. Experience for presswork (fabrication role only). The ideal Candidate will have both Fabrication AND Machining knowledge. Good level of core and IT skills including Maths, English and MS Office based programmes. High competency level in reading technical drawing and geometric tolerances. Proven cost reduction history in prior roles. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of high precision components from either a machined or fabrication basis to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Sheffield-based aerospace company will offer you: Salary details Benefits Other - such as career development etc. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of precision machining or fabrication and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195Permanent / Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Summary Panel: Job title:Quality Inspector Location:Tewkesbury Industry/ Strapline: Aerospace A Quality Inspector is required with knowledge of CMM inspection and metrology instrumentation skills. Candidates with experience of the Aerospace/Defence or automotive industry would be well received. Due to company growth,a position in Tewkesbury requires a Quality Inspector with CMM experience for a new permanent role. As a Quality Inspector you will be required to: Facilitate CMM inspections to ensure specification requirements are met. Provide FAIR/ISIR reports to the customer and collate in Visual IPI Learn to program CMM using PCDMIS. Implement control of non-conforming product in accordance with company procedures. General Inspection of the product including surface finish, coatings, damage, etc. aswell as associated product documentation inspection also. The suitable applicant should have the following skills or experience: CMM trained , with a competency to run CMM programs operating software packages and report results. An overall inspection understanding, with test equipment and measuring associated within an engineering environment. The ability to operate manual instruments to measure and monitor product characteristics. A health and safety understanding with a basic understanding of AS9100/ISO9001 requirements also. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of CMM Inspection to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Tewkesbury-based Aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary 25 Days holiday with another 8 Days stats Other - such as career development etc. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CMM systems and quality standards and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Inspector role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
CNC Machinist Summary Panel: CNC Machinist Up to around £30,000 before overtime and shift allowance Birmingham Engineering/Aerospace/ Precision Engineering A selection of shifts available with possible overtime. A CNC Machinist is required with knowledge of Milling and turning. Candidates with experience of the aerospace industry would be well received. Due to expansion this company, based in Birmingham requires a skilled CNC Machinist with mainly milling experience for a new permanent role. With the role you will be required to: Ensure all health and safety procedures and protocols are maintained within your work place. Ensure all lean procedures and documents are kept up to date with allocated components during production. Maintain basic machine maintenance levels involving coolant, oil and scrap metal levels for optimal machine running conditions. Report all health and safety issues to management, with good communication with the work force. You must be able to work well in a fast paced workplace under both your own initiative and with others. Communicate well with others raising technical issues to ensure deadlines are met and productivity levels are kept high. The successful candidate should have the following skills or experience: Extensive precision engineering abilities with either milling and turning. Programmer, setter or operator levels of experience (Camware programming offline experience desirably) A developed understanding of metal types with an ability to alter feed rates, spindle speeds etc in accordance to each metal types working with very hard alloys or titanium and inconel. Varied milling and turning experience is welcome with up to five axis and power tooling and alike experience desirably. An ability to work to very tight tolerances up to five microns. Systems background with Mazatrol, Fanuc is desirable also with a willingness to learn and develop further. Milling experience will be advantageous of 3 plus 2 up to full five axis due to the developing five axis requirements of the component complexity. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of milling or turning programming, setting or operating to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Birmingham-based aerospace company will offer you: Excellent salary packages dependent on experience. A brand new company site with parking A company paid in full pension scheme with no contribution from yourself. Multi-shift pattern that can either be rotated or fixed depending on your availability and requirements. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of milling and/or turning and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the CNC Machinist role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
Project Manager - West Midlands - Aerospace - Contract A Project Manager is required with knowledge of complex engineering systems and hydraulics/ actuation. Candidates with experience of the Aerospace Industry would be given preference but other safety critical industries will also be considered. Due to the continued growth and success of this company, a globally recognised manufacturer of complex aerospace components and systems based in Wolverhampton requires a motivated and proactive Project Manager for a 12 month contract role. As the Project Manager you will be required to: Provide technical project management and co-ordination to multidiscipline engineering teams, for various NPI projects Deliver the technical solution in line with requirements, budget and schedule Drive resolution of cross discipline technical issues within the development programme Cost and schedule responsibility for programme related engineering activities Report out at the weekly/monthly project review board Support the Programme Manager to create and maintain development plans and schedules Act as the primary day to day project focal point to the customer Support proposal activity for new programmes The Project Manager should have the following skills or experience: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Mechanical, Systems or Aerospace Engineering, or experienced within a similar role Has proven effective project engineer related responsibilities, ideally including leading multi-disciplined technical personnel in the design and development of complex systems Ideally development experience in all aspects of integrated actuation systems (system architecture, mechanical actuation, validation, verification, qualification and test) Demonstrated leadership, communication, planning and financial management skills Experience with resource allocation, planning and ideally EVMS Experience identifying programme risks, developing and executing mitigation plans Confident in providing technical briefs to internal/external customers and leadership Strong background within NPI for airborne components/systems Track record of meeting non-recurring cost targets and design to cost targets within a single development programme Ability to explain complex concepts and issues to a non-technical audience A proficient and confident presenter Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of project management in developing complex systems and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Manager role, please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446163.Contract / Wolverhampton, West Midlands
3D Engineer A 3D Engineer is required to join a specialist harness manufacturer who are the market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. Reporting to the Project Team Leader, your duties will include: To liaise with System Owners progressing information relevant to 3D models Hands on creation of 3D models to produce harness drawings to customer standards To attend packaging meetings, presenting and justifying preferred solutions Deliver 3D models to project timing To jointly own specific harnesses, in conjunction with Manufacturing and Harness Engineers Support initial product builds at the Customer and manufacturing sites Your Profile: Essential 3D Modelling experience Educated to HNC/Degree level, or equivalent, in an Electrical Engineering discipline Excellent communication and negotiation skills Ability to generate 3D designs suitable for manufacture and installation Prepared to travel to Customer and Supplier sites worldwide Desirable Understanding of harness product, vehicle installation, and manufacturing constraints an advantage. KEY SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS Technical Skills CAD tool understanding - Vesys / CATIA V5/V6 DFMEA practical experience / knowledge of. Electrical harness engineering background AIMS, ECR's & Release process Quality tools such as APQP, DFMEA, 8D Cost understanding Ability to read and use engineering specifications & drawings Certified to use CATIA V5/ V6 Certified to use Electrical Work Bench Trained and Certified to utilize Team Centre (TCe) To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Wiltshire, England
A Lead Engineer (Senior Thermal Fluids) is required to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. This role is responsible to lead the design and development and deliver harmonised systems solutions, consisting of multiple interconnected components, and other system interfaces with vehicles programmes. The person in this role is part of CORE group of competence and required to deliver Core thermal fluid system architectures for platforms, expertise is required to support the delivery of vehicle line programmes. Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities Manage the delivery of systems within Climate Thermal fluids group across the range of architectures and vehicles. Assist and contribute to the generation of system targets and verification methods that are driven by Customer, Function Requirements and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis. Contribute to the delivery of the thermal fluids specialism onto all programmes, this should be done in line with the Systems Engineering dicipline outlined by Product Creation Systems. Provide technical support and assistance across the operational team on topics relating to the integration and harmonisation of multiple interconnected components including issue resolution and objective data analysis Work with Technical Specialists and Research Engineering on Attribute and Function Forward Strategies, including new Function Definition and Failure Mode Avoidance Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested Essential Experience: Good relevant experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment - ideally within the Automotive Sector Model based engineering (MBE) Requirements Management (RM) Good verbal and written communications Analytical and problem solving skills Track record as an effective team player with strong interpersonal skills Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance Full driving licence Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred Desirable: Experience and knowledge in Refrigeration and cooling thermodynamic/thermofluid principles Experience in applying Systems Engineering and in solving complex technical issues using a structured approach Experience in Model-based Systems Engineering, SysML using IBM Rational Rhapsody Experience in requirements capature using IBM Rational DOORS Experience in using control system design tools such as Matlab Simulink Experience in using calibration tools such as INCA. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Lead Engineer Our client is a market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. A Lead Engineer is required, and your duties will include: Support the project team leader to ensure technical deliverables (e.g. drawing releases) are achieved in support of the customer project deliverables Technical lead for an assigned project, including giving overall technical direction to a small team of EDS engineers Ensure that technical direction, and delivered products are compliant with customer (SDS) and internal design standards Responsible for the validation and robustness of the delivered harness designs, including support for DVP reporting Ensure that technical direction is optimised for internal best practice, especially with regards to design for manufacture and quality assurance Support the project team leader in achieving internal KPIs for the project and internal status reporting Co-ordinate support for manufacturing (including direct support at overseas manufacturing sites) Co-ordinate support for vehicle manufacturing during prototype and pre-production build phases (including support at customer build sites) Lead customer facing technical reviews, including presenting proposals, and negotiating preferred design solutions Support product optimisation activities (TVM, VA/VE) Essential Demonstrable understanding of technical / engineering documentation (e.g. circuit diagrams and harness drawings. Educated to HND/degree level, in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Electrical/Automotive/Mechanical) Demonstrable understanding of electrical principles, and vehicle electrical systems To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Production Manager - Birmingham, West Midlands Salary up to £50,000 (DOE) + benefits An experienced Production Manager is required for an established SME Manufacturing business involved in medium to high volume processing of industrial components. Having recently moved to new purpose-built facilities the company has seen a dramatic increase in demand from new customers. With an increasing order book, the company are now looking to recruit a forward-thinking Production Manager who will take responsibility for the direct Production Team and a small team of support staff including quality and maintenance. As Production Manager you will have an in-depth understanding of lean manufacturing and more importantly a track record that demonstrates an ability to train, coach and work with people to create a sustainable continuous improvement culture that can deliver against exacting SQCD targets. To be considered for this Production Manager position you must have or be: Experience working as a Production Manager within a fast-paced component processing environment, which could include industrial coatings, paint or plating An understanding of JIT, 5S, SMED, OEE and pull systems is required together with problem solving tools such as 8D, 5 Why, root cause analysis and standard operating procedures. Experience of working within light engineering which may include automotive, electronics, electronic device manufacture or general engineering A strong engineering or manufacturing background ideally supported by qualifications to HNC, HND or degree level A real passion for Continuous Improvement and implementing simple but effective KPIs An understanding of cell manufacturing and establishing production systems that can handle a product mix based on Runners, Repeaters and Strangers An ability to coach, train and educate employees in modern manufacturing techniques, able to generate a high-performance culture focussed on delivery and excellent customer service Dynamic, data driven, numerate with an excellent understanding of capacity planning and production scheduling Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and presentation, able to motivate create understanding and engagement This will be a challenging position and you will work as part of a close-knit management team that reports directly into the Managing Director. Based on success, the role has the potential to develop into a full Operations Manager/Director position as the company grows. As Production Manager you will have strong leadership, management and decision-making skills with a focus based on Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and giving the highest levels of customer service.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
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