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For over 40 years, Jonathan Lee Recruitment has been supplying the engineering and manufacturing sectors with exceptional people and a premier service, globally. We aim to be the customer’s first choice. Our specialist team of consultants, many of whom are technical and industry professionals, offer an in-depth understanding of the skills, experience and personal attributes required for a variety of roles from entry-level graduate positions to executive and board level appointments.

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Development Engineer (Air and Fuel)

Job title: Development Engineer (Air and Fuel) Salary Range: Up to £38.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Industry: Diesel Engines A Development Engineer (Air and Fuel) has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. An excellent opportunity to take part in, and have significant responsibility for, the end-to-end design/development process for engine components and systems. This gives employees true product ownership and the opportunity to see their products through to volume production. Candidates should be experienced in performing several of the below: Technical project leadership of the delivery of engine components & systems on New Product Introduction programmes. Development & validation of engine components and systems. Technical leadership for problem resolution on engine components & systems. Assessment of test results / data analysis. Component supplier management and collaboration. Conducting FMEA on components and systems to identify and address design risks and define validation requirements. Conducting component and system design reviews to obtain 'buy-in' from the business for selected components, designs and suppliers. Support field and production issues, diagnose issues to root cause, put in place containment actions, and develop permanent corrective actions. Work with suppliers and keep stakeholder informed of progress and decisions. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered. IC engine knowledge and experience (ideally diesel and off road). Demonstrated component ownership - Working with suppliers, Creating / maintaining FMEA, Executing DVP - whole engine, rig and supplier testing, Working knowledge of APQP, Issue resolution and Data analysis. Ability to lead and deliver problem resolution projects for engine components or systems. Experience of fuel and or air system components and or systems would be desirable but is not mandatory. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Project Manager (Facilities)

Facilities Project Engineer Oxford £40,000pa - £45,000pa A Facilities Project Engineer is required with knowledge of managing the demands and requirements from departments to ensure that the facility is first class and fully operational to support a fast-paced manufacturing and production environment. Candidates with experience of Facilities Management, including HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical Maintenance in the manufacturing industry would be very well received. Due to growth this company, a leading employer based in Oxford requires a dynamic, energetic person to join their team, who is still looking for some development, with a strong electrical/mechanical engineering background and experience of managing service contracts across site. As a Facilities Project Engineer you will be required to: Set up direct line of communication, using the service providers resources to support production. You will be responsible for all demands and requirements of the department, ensuring all requests are actioned, monitored and progress reported. You will have to fulfil the SLA's agreed with the technology and care for any corrective actions including asset verification and replacement planning. The Facilities Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Engineering/technical qualification desirable with good knowledge and experience Knowledge of Technical and Environmental Legislation Knowledge and experience production process of the Business partners process Competence in service contracts, clauses and mutation Competence in evaluation of facility services and processes Experience with performance measures and audits Experience and ability to negotiate with internal and external bodies Proactive with a 'hands on' approach and a positive 'can do' attitude Confidence & ability to put ideas forwards This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Facilities Management or Facilities Maintenance seeking to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Oxford-based automotive company will offer you: £40-45K Lease Car Pension 26 Days Holidays + BH Training & Development Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Facilities Management/Maintenance and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Facilities Project Engineer role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Oxford, Oxfordshire

Mechanical Services Senior Technician - Chassis Dynamometer

Mechanical Services Senior Technician - Automotive Research - Bath - £26k Located in Bath, this is a terrific career opportunity for a time-served Senior Auto Technician with substantial experience gained in an engineering environment. The successful Senior Auto Technician will provide skilled technical support for the operation of a 4 Wheel Drive Chassis Dynamometer (rolling road). This role requires a proactive, adaptable and conscientious approach, where the Technician is a vital part of the team. Main duties and responsibilities for this Senior Technician job: Preparation of vehicles prior to test Installation of the vehicle to the Chassis Dynamometer Conduct vehicle tests on the Dynamometer Carry out maintenance and calibration of the Dynamometer and Vehicle Emissions equipment Support installation and calibration of portable emissions measurement equipment to road going vehicles Maintain safe working areas and a high level of housekeeping Candidate requirements for this Senior Technician job: C&G, NVQ level 4 or BTEC HNC / HND in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering Served a recognised Engineering / Vehicle apprenticeship with substantial experience in an engineering environment Previous experience of working in an automotive environment such as a vehicle workshop, engine build or tuning, toolroom or research and development workshop Able to work independently with minimal supervision A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, flexible and proactive In return the successful Senior Technician will be paid a starting salary from £26,243, rising to £32,236 on initially, a fixed term basis. Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Technicians should contact Ray Greenman, to make their interest known.

Permanent / Bath, Somerset

Health and Safety Manager

Job Title: Health and Safety Manager Location: Based in Wolverhampton (Travel in West Midlands to other sites) Permanent Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Health and Safety Manager to work for our client at their site in Wolverhampton, with travel to their two other sites within the West Midlands and Staffordshire. The role will report to the companies GM and Financial Controller. Purpose of Job: The role of lead competent Health & Safety practitioner is to act as the appointed person under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations (1999) to provide advice and assistance to the company in meeting their Health and Safety responsibilities. The role is to ensure the organisation complies with all current Health & Safety legal requirements at all times and advise and make recommendation according to the legal regulations, best practice, guidance, industrial standards and ACOP. To work proactively at all levels within the organisation to establish and maintain a system of the highest Health & Safety standards that promote a culture of safe working practices, and preventative safety measures. Responsibilities: To ensure the company's Health and Safety Policy and procedures are implemented and adhered to across the organisation. In conjunction with the senior management team, develop a short, medium and long term Health & Safety improvement plan and programme and manage the implementation of these initiatives across the business. To keep abreast of Health & Safety legislation and ensure the senior management team and all managers are appropriately advised on changes to legislative requirements. To monitor and review, through inspections, audits and safety tours the effectiveness of the Health and Safety management system and make recommendations to improve safety procedures and work practices when required. Ensure all statutory inspections required are completed and records are accurate and up to date. To ensure accident investigations are carried out to the required standard and within a suitable time frame, producing supporting documentation and implementing proactively, corrective action plans, including recommendation of possible disciplinary action. Prepare regular reports on Health and Safety for the senior management team and liaise with relevant authorities as necessary. To assist in the identification of training needs for employees and develop and deliver training as required, including risk assessments and safe systems of work. To own, manage and champion the Company Safety Rules and Near Miss Reporting Health & Safety initiatives ensuring, review, audit, feedback and closure, including agreed actions. Lead and motivate Health & Safety representatives to guarantee involvement and commitment to a positive Health & Safety culture. Manage and provide technical advice and report on Health & Safety initiatives at minimum quarterly Health & Safety meetings at each location. Monitor, manage and report on the services provided by contractors in line with the Company Health & Safety safe working practices and Safety Rules. Carry out regular programmed internal audits and facilitate external certification audits. Report any notifiable breaches of Health and Safety to the HSE and senior management team. To initiate and manage process for applying for and maintaining recognised Health & Safety Awards, i.e. RoSPA Gold. To manage the production of Risk Assessments, Method Statements, COSHH and Safe Systems of Work. The above duties are not exhaustive. The jobholder will also be required to carry out other ad hoc duties that are necessary. Qualifications / Experience: Minimum 5 years' experience. A chartered member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (CMIOSH). A relevant professional qualification e.g. NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent degree. A good working knowledge of the CDM2015 Regulations. Experience of Construction or Energy or Waste environment sectors is desirable. Experience of Environmental and Quality Management systems an advantage. Personal Attributes: Extensive knowledge of effective health and safety management strategies and best practice. Excellent written and interpersonal skills and the ability to challenge constructively. Good analytical and numerical skills. Good Microsoft skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills at all levels. Effective team working and networking skills and the ability to work independently using own initiative. The ability to plan, prioritise and organise own workload. 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 Employment Business.

Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Development Engineer (Component Engineering)

Job title: Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £36.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines A Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. 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. Ideal candidates will have engine development experience, knowledge of IC engines and be able to plan & execute challenging tasks/projects with minimal supervision. Through this role, the successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity to take part in, and have significant responsibility for, the end-to-end design & validation process for engine components and systems. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered. Good understanding of IC engine systems. Development / validation experience of engine components & systems. Proven experience of strong collaboration with component suppliers Ability to lead and deliver problem resolution projects for engine components or systems. Experience of running and participating in FMEA Good understanding & application of APQP Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Senior Design Engineer (Door Structures) - 17637

Job Title - Senior Design Engineer (Door Structures) Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Senior Design Engineer (Door Structures) 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. Senior Design Engineer for the Group Door Structure & Hinges in new vehicle program. You will work in Doorstructure Engineering team where you will contribute with part design for ongoing parts in the Door structure delivery, Main responsibilities: * Catia V5 sheet metal and plastic engineering * Create and lead the technical system development of our area * Contact with design teams, other groups, properties and manufacturing * Be responsible for creating, preparing and releasing technical documentations * Perform benchmark activities Required qualifications: * Technical education at university level or equivalent * Good skills in Catia V5 * Analytical ability and technical interests * Good knowledge in sheet metal design and plastic design * Experience of product development If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

CAD Design Engineer

Job Title: Contract CAD Design Engineer Location: South Yorkshire Contract - 3 Months Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Contract CAD Design Engineer to work for our client at their facility, the role will include all aspects of design activities with pipe work systems and is an interesting role that would suit a dynamic individual. Key Responsibilities: Involved in producing manufacturing and assembly drawings All aspects of designing of pipework systems Working with pressure equipment and pressure vessels Involved in working closely with the manufacturing teams and working with MRP systems and BOM Working knowledge of product design and compliance with the machinery directive Person Specification: Must be educated to degree level or equivalent and our client has a strong preference for a Mechanical engineering degree Familiarity with ATEX directive and hazardous area classifications Must have considerable experience using SolidWorks 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 Employment Business.

Contract / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

CAD Design Engineer (Seating) - 17697

Job Title - CAD Design Engineer (Seating) Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced CAD Design Engineer (Seating) 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. CAD Design Engineer (Seating) for rear seat subsystem. Main task: - To be responsible for CAD investigations, setup and packaging for a rear seat Subsystem including coordination of CAE activities. - Be part of the team in developing solution with CAD support, integration of components, simulate discuss with stakeholders and drive the supplier to deliver design and material in time for project gateways. - Parttake in project management tasks. - The positions offers contacts with international suppliers and also a lot of interfaces towards safety, vehicles and electrical. Requirements: - Extensive knowledge in Catia / Team Center is required. - Extensive knowledge in DP steel, tubular designs, manufacturing and tooling techniques as well as a very familiar understanding for FEA driven design for loadbearing structures. - Technically skilled If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer West Bromwich Automotive Salary up to £40,000 Jonathan Lee are currently recruiting for a Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer for a business based in West Bromwich. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established business looking to recruit due to business growth. As a Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer your duties will be: Carry out planned maintenance work & respond to equipment faults Deal with reactive breakdowns that occur Diagnose & repair of special purpose equipment Prioritise, Validate & complete maintenance requests raised on the Smart request system PLC fault finding Mentor & support Maintenance Apprentices As a Multi skilled Maintenance you will have: Experience of working with Hydraulics & Pneumatics Must be able to read electrical drawings Siemens s7 experience Electrical fault-finding skills & experience Basic fabrication skills Mechanical & Electrical experience This is a 3-shift rotation shift (Am/Pm/Nights) Immediate starts available!

Permanent / West Bromwich, West Midlands

CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) - 17705

Job Title - CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) 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. Technical content: Design engineering work for Interior light and Functionals Parts. The group is responsible for development of the following components: overhead consoles, rear reading lamps, LED-lamps, lightguides and LED-modules, deco panels on door trim, inner door opener, branded speaker grilles, unideco, sunblind in door panel, electrical load cover and electrical sun curtain. Job description: Develop, quality assure and release of CAD models and drawings in Catia and Teamcenter based on the component requirements and according to the program time plan. Your profile: * University Degree in Mechanical or equivalent * Vast experience of design work in Catia V5 and 3D models as well as manage 3DPMI requirements * Engineering experience in automotive business * VCC knowledge is is meritorious. * Good knowledge in plastic design. * Ability to drive tasks towards goals and deliver on time * Organised, structured and able to handle many tasks simultaneously If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Harness Design Engineer - 8729 and 17733

Job Title - Harness Design Engineer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Harness Design Engineer 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. Harness Design Engineers for the Bumpers and Tailgate team which is responsible for the in-house design and development of Tailgate, Rear/Front Bumpers, ETC adaptor and other small harnesses. As a Harness Design Engineer, you are responsible for designing and developing EDS harnesses from concept and industrial phases up to product maintenance during production (build to print), closely working with other team members. The role also includes participating in concept studies and initiation of harness development. The role requires implementing an agile mindset of design and development in daily work in which teamwork is highly valued. Daily responsibilities: * Design of EDS wiring harnesses * Packaging of the wire harness * Create drawings and models of EDS harnesses * Keep contact with suppliers regarding updates and changes * Handle and determine possible redesigns to solve issues found in testing and manufacturing * Responsible for handling design related quality issues Required Qualifications: * experience in automotive harness design and development, manufacturing and the manufacturing process. * University Degree in Engineering or equivalent working experience * Fluent in English (written and spoken). * CAD tool experience, preferably working with CATIA V5 (Electrical) and CHS. If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Senior Cloud Developer - 019612

Job Title - Senior Cloud Developer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Senior Cloud Developer with several year experience in Java development 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. Responsibilities and tasks: Develop software for Cloud Contribute to and drive world-leading software implementation Coach and develop other team members Requirements: Several years Java development experience Several years Cloud-based service development experience You have no problem writing Python, Bash etc when it fits the situation. Experience and appreciation of testing, both unit and instrumentation tests. You are passionate about agile concepts and team work. You like working in an international and intercultural context. Experience of service orientated system models, design patterns and system architecture. Experience with tools like JIRA and Confluence, Git and CI toolchains. Multitalented in Linux technologies Travel to Asia (primarily Hangzhou, Cixi, Shanghai China) will be required If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Android and Infotainment Software Developer - 020241

Job Title - Android and Infotainment Software Developer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Android and Infotainment Software Developer 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. As an Android and Infotainment Developer you will be bringing all the new and exciting technologies to the user. Main focus in your role Develop software for infotainment head unit. Contribute to and drive world-leading software implementation. Train and develop other team members. You will call yourself an Android Developer and you have created applications or libraries for Android professionally. You will have experience with testing in Android, both unit and instrumentation tests. Experience with tools like JIRA and Confluence, Git and CI toolchains. Experience with RxJava2, Dagger2 and/or Clean Architecture. Experience using the Android NDK. Experience with GNU make or AOSP blueprint. If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineers We are looking for 4 Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineers for initial 6 month contracts that are anticipated to be extended, for a leader in engineering services and solutions who partner with the most trusted names in Aerospace Engineering. This is for a world renowned Aerospace company based in Pitstone Buckinghamshire. Responsibilities To support the Design engineering activities on R and T projects from the concept stage through development and qualification test and into technology readiness. To produce Design Schemes, including CAD models on Seimens NX for assemblies and 2D drawings for concept and detail designs of electrical machines as well as design assurance documentation including ERN's and Design Reports. To carry out design calculations to support concept and detail designs. To liaise closely with other teams such as stress, manufacturing, sourcing and configuration for new designs or design changes. Lead the necessary gateway reviews and provide PIP process guidance to more junior designers. Monitor progress and ensure satisfactory milestone compliance and arrange and run design reviews to the end clients Electrical and Power design procedures. To support the Lead Engineer and assist other team members in completion of their activities Professional experience and/or qualifications: Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience Previous experience in Aerospace Industry (rotating componentry, e.g. Gearboxes, Turbines, Actuation Systems, etc.) Detailed understanding of Electrical Machines (Generators / Motors) Experienced user of Siemens NX Experienced in creating and checking drawings Good understanding of ANSYS packages (or similar) Good understanding of MS Project (or similar) Rate: Negotiable dependent upon experience - Contract. 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.

Contract / Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Commercial Team Leader

Job title: Commercial Team Leader Salary Range: Competitive Location: Southall A Commercial Team Leader is required with Procurement, Commercial and leadership skills from within a manufacturing environment. Candidates with experience and in-depth knowledge of international Commercial/Procurement within low volume, high value, highly regulated environment would be well received. A global Aerospace company based in Southall, requires an inspirational Commercial Leader who can lead a small team and provide value to the company and customers. As the Commercial Leader, you will be required to: Lead, motivate and develop your team. Develop and grow exceptional internal and external relationships. Manage all procurement, material supply and day to day tactical activities. Maintain and develop supplier relationships. Undertake cost down activities and negotiate terms and conditions. Ensure import/export compliance is maintained and contribute to bid/proposals. As the Commercial Lead, you should have the following skills or experience: Educated to degree level, preferable Engineering or Electronics or MCIPS. PC literate and significant IT planning/ERP system knowledge. Proven international negotiation and purchasing experience from within a manufacturing environment. Results oriented and can demonstrate performance aligned to department and business KPI's Strong leader, influencer, with problem solving and analytical skills. Experience of proposals and bids. Lean methodologies, tools and techniques. Team development. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge and experience of leading a Commercial team in a low volume, high value, highly regulated manufacturing environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Southall based Aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary. Comprehensive Benefits. Career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge and experience of leading a Commercial team and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Commercial Team Leader role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 155.

Permanent / Southall, Middlesex

Shift Engineer - Warehouse Automation - Bradford

Organisation A creative and innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR. Employing over 3,000 people across the planet and turning over more than €500m year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base. Opportunity An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced multi skilled engineer to join this market leading, multi-national company within the residence at a household brand name's distribution centre in Bradford. This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of circa 39,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible. Key Responsibilities: Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing Working against a time-frame to complete reactive repairs Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls Carrying out risk assessments Ability to read assembly drawings Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment Appreciation of control systems Qualification's/Experience Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Engineering or equivalent Understanding of Non Destructive Technologies and Testing Understanding of and experience of PLC's and their function Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills Live within a manageable commute of Bradford Salary package Starting salary of £39,000/year (inc shift allowance) Up to 6% matched company pension contribution Employee benefits package Full uniform Company mobile phone OT regularly available - not mandatory Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad 20 shifts (240 hours) of paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records Please note that this position will from next year involve working on a Panama shift pattern which includes 12-hour day and night shifts and approximately two weekends per month. This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals in the Bradford area to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad. If you would like more information, please 'apply' now or contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.

Permanent / Bradford, West Yorkshire

Marketing Executive

Marketing Executive - Manufacturing - Birmingham (West) £24,000 to £26,000 per annum A Marketing Executive (Digital) is required to join a world class manufacturing business based just outside of Birmingham. This is a junior role seeking someone with 1-2 years digital marketing experience. As the Digital Marketing Executive you will be require the following skills & experiences; Degree linked to either Marketing or IT & Business Web development courses/qualifications preferred 1-2 years digital marketing experience Portfolio of previous marketing collateral/designs to show initiative and capability Knowledge and experience of digital design, its implementation and development. As the Digital Marketing Executive your responsibilities will include; Ensure consistency in reporting analytics across online marketing activities Optimise campaign performance through testing and tracking, along with creating reports for senior stakeholders. Produce all relevant products for print and online, using a variety of software including Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator. Create email campaigns within the CRM system using HTML, CSS & JavaScript. Acquire insight in online marketing trends and keep strategies up-to-date. If you are interested in this exciting Digital Marketing Executive opportunity please click on the link to apply.

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Android Software Developer - 8693

Job Title - Android Software Developer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months Android Software Developer- Entertainment and Connected Services An experienced Android Software Developer 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 work with Android development in Java and Kotlin to develop new features in all our apps (entertainment, multimedia, driver coaching apps as well as fleet management apps such as Dynafleet). You will be part of the biggest digital transformation in the automotive industry and work with the most modern expert SW practices such as Scrum hybrid XP (practices like pair programming, code review, test-driven development and data-driven development). Profile: You will have proven experience as an Android software developer. Requirements & qualifications: * Bachelor or Master in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronics or equivalent. * Experience from Android SW development and good understanding of commonly used Android design patterns. * Knowledge in working with production quality software and tools such as Git, Jenkins, Jira, Artifactory as well as Android Testing Frameworks such as Espresso and UI Automator. If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Lean Process Improvements Facilitator

Job title: Lean Process Improvements Facilitator Salary Range: Competitive Location: Wolverhampton A Lean Process Improvements Facilitator is required to join the Materials and Logistics Team with analytical and detailed continuous improvement methodology skills. Candidates with experience and in-depth knowledge of Lean Methodologies within logistics and manufacturing functions within low volume, high value, highly regulated environments would be well received. A global Aerospace company based in Wolverhampton, requires an inspirational Lean Process Improvements Facilitator who can lead improvement projects through to a satisfactory completion. Working within the Materials and Logistics Team as a Lean Process Improvements Facilitator, you will be required to: Drive and support Lean activities to enable continuous improvements. Analyse current work practices to identify areas for improvement. Facilitate Lean events including 5s, VSM, TPM and pull systems. Evaluation of benefits, costs and completion of spend justification. Undertake continuous improvement training and development. Monitor the completion of tasks and ensures good performance and record on appropriate system. As the Lean Process Improvements Facilitator, you should have the following skills or experience: Work as part of the team to share ideas and facilitate lean events and workshops. Identify skills and training gaps and provide training to resolve, coach and drive lean principles by ensuring employee involvement. Participation in best practice, benchmark sharing and effective interface with other departmental staff. Team player with positive attitude, collaborative approach, strong leader, influencer, problem solving and analytical skills and computer literate. Green belt qualified/certified, with relevant experience of working with Lean methodologies/tools. Proven experience of leading lean projects and drive to sustain improvements. Experience of working in logistics and manufacturing processes, also in project management with multi-disciplined teams. Proven training experience including design and delivery. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge and experience of leading Lean/CI improvement activities in a low volume, high value, highly regulated logistics and manufacturing environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wolverhampton based Aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary. Comprehensive Benefits. Career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Lean/CI methodologies and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Lean Process Improvements Facilitator role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 155.

Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Contract Coordinator

Contracts Coordinator Location: Welshpool Industry/Sector: Manufacturing A new Contracts Coordinator is required for a well-established manufacturing organisation. We are looking for an extremely motivated candidate, who will be responsible for handling multiple projects and managing the contracts associated with these projects. This Contracts Coordinator role is suitable for candidates who are extremely methodical and accurate within their work and has previous experience of working with technical documentation and contracts. The role of Contracts Coordinator will include the following: Contact point for both client and internal departments with regards to contracts. Liaise with all stakeholders ensuring strong communication channels Acknowledge and log contract application criteria Prioritise workloads ensuring timely completion of projects Set milestones for the contract to achieve compliance and acceptance Be responsible for project plans The suitable candidate for Contract Coordinator will need to possess the following competences: Willingness to take ownership of tasks and responsibilities. Be flexible to look ahead and plan accordingly Work alongside and understand multiple departments Attention to detail Organisational skills Time management Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of contracts and project management and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Contracts Coordinator role, please contact Ed Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446133 or email .

Permanent / Welshpool, Powys

Aftermarket Material Analyst - 8729

Aftermarket Material Management Analyst £negotiable Gothenburg, Sweden 6 months Aftermarket Material Management Analyst is required to join a leading automotive OEM based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Taking on this position you will be working in a highly skilled team that is responsible for the dealer inventory management performance for around 1000 Trucks and dealers in Europe and Middle East. All with the focus to secure up time product owners through securing spare parts availability at dealers in most cost-effective way. You will do this by working closely with sales organisations, setting and following joint plans for how our dealers run the Group inventory management concepts in the best way. Your work will be carried out in a global environment as team's area of responsibility is stretching from northern Norway down to the Middle East. The ideal candidate: You have a talent for grasping the big picture, quick in understanding, structuring and addressing complex topics, and have a good business sense. You have experience of working with logistics in a complex global supply chain. You have great communications and pedagogical skills as well as professional skills in English. If you speak additional European languages that is a strong plus! We would like you to have considerable coaching and influencing capabilities as well as the ability to create trustful relations in a cultural and geographical diverse environment. You thrive when challenged with complex problems and tight deadlines. It would be great if you have previous experience in working with VPS/Lean/Six Sigma etc. In addition to the above, we also would like you to have the following knowledge/experience: Good knowledge in logistics and stock management both practical and theoretical Solid analytical and problem-solving skills Good understanding of dealer internal processes High level of integrity, courage and credibility Fluent in French, German, Dutch or Spanish is considered a very strong plus Interested in the above role? APPLY TODAY! Contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment to discuss further.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

PPM Service Technician

A global market leading provider of integrated solutions for production in the woodworking industry and woodworking shops are looking to welcome a PPM Service Engineer to their team is and will cover predominantly the Midlands and South of the UK. With a global market share of over 30% and some 6,400 employees, this is a company who specialise in developing wood processing solutions around the world. Manufacturing machines for furniture and component production and timber work across their 14 production locations. With a presence in over 100 countries and an extensive distribution network, they offer highly innovative solutions, as demonstrated by over 1000 active patents. Due to ongoing and sustained market growth, an opening for a Field PPM Service Engineer has arisen. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join a genuine market leader who takes great pride and goes to great expense to develop its staff. Key Responsibilities: Investigation, diagnosis, and rectification of breakdowns on capital equipment Service & Fault finding of PPM / woodworking / edgebanding / gluing equipment Oiling, greasing, filter changes, calibration checks Provide technical support to customers during service visits and subsequent telephone/email as necessary Travelling to customer sites across the UK Monday to Friday What you will need to succeed: Electrical and mechanical fault-finding experience on capital equipment Experience working on or servicing CNC or edgebanding / gluing machines (desired) Experience using capital finishing or gluing equipment Ability to read projection drawings and electrical diagrams Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team In return we can offer the following package: £26,700/year salary with pay progression available once advanced training complete Overtime (paid after 40 hours worked) Company vehicle Healthcare Bonus scheme Contributory pension Mobile phone, laptop and iPad/tablet provided Company endorsed credit card for expenses Employee benefits package Best in industry training and career development opportunities both at home and abroad This role will make up a vital part of the service division where you will be able to help further increase the companies reputation in the UK as well as opening up a range of career options for you in the future. Annual training in Germany would be required and in the first year this could potentially span up to 5 weeks in total. If you feel as though you fit the above criteria and are ready for the challenge of joining a genuinely innovative market leading global brand covering the UK then we would like to hear from you. Please 'apply' now or for more information please contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.

Permanent / Northamptonshire, England

Principal Engine Mechanical Development Engineer

Principal Engine Mechanical Development Engineer - Coventry - Contract Hourly Rate This a terrific opportunity for an experienced Engine Mechanical Development Engineer to join this ambitious vehicle manufacturer at it's Coventry located Technical Centre. The Principal Engine Mechanical Development Engineer will be responsible for all development aspects across a range of powertrain efficiency projects including alternatives to Otto cycle and usual fuel technologies. Main activities and tasks: Lead powertrain development, testing activities, base engine instrumentation and test bed preparation Work alongside design/CAE engineers to design and develop powertrain components and perform system level validation and verification tests Conduct engine parts wear and tear analysis and analyse effect on other systems such as lubrication, intake and exhaust Ensure all powertrain component and systems engineering requirements are met, liaising with suppliers and other stakeholders Support vehicle and engine test bed work with instrumentation plan Support new technologies integration activities with a hands-on approach to engineering design and development Candidate requirements for this Principal Engine Mechanical Development Engineer job: Degree in Mechanical Engineering Specific knowledge of Base Engine development (mandatory), engine installations, vehicle powertrain cooling systems and exhaust aftertreatment Knowledge of materials & manufacturing processes employed in powertrain and system engineering Experience in engine mechanical development and test bench activities Self-starter, capable of delivering multiple projects with minimal supervision Technical report writing ability Hands-on experience of instrumentation and test bed preparation Previous experience of INCA, in-cylinder pressure measurement In return, the successful Principal Engine Mechanical Development Engineer can expect a competitive hourly rate. Suitably qualified and experienced Engine Mechanical Development Engineers should contact Ray Greenman to make their interest known. TMETC

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Accounts Assistant

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT To £25,000 / Equivalent Hourly Rate Contract - 6 months. Near Immediate Start. Accountancy (Automotive) Lichfield The Role This position plays an integral part of the Accounting Team, supporting the finance function with general ledger and management accounting activities: Analysis of the Balance Sheet, reconciliations, and posting journals. Assisting with month-end accounting. Analysis of Purchase Ledger entries. Other general accounting activities as required. The Person This opportunity is ideal for an Accounts Assistant, who is available at short notice, to gain work experience in a cutting-edge business in a desirable industry. You will possess: Previous experience of general ledger accounting, balance sheet reconciliations, and management accounting activities. Good Excel ability and a familiarity with SAP. AAT qualifications, or equivalent, are desirable. The Company Our client, located in Lichfield, is a manufacturer of high-tech components which are primarily supplied to the automotive industry. How to Apply To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.

Contract / Lichfield, Staffordshire

Team Leader - Clay Modelling

Job title: Team Leader - Clay Modelling Location: Birmingham Permanent Salary: £Competitive (DOE) An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our innovative clients here in the West Midlands. Currently seeking a Team Leader within Clay Modelling to lead the Design Department. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for the day to day management of a team of automotive Clay modellers To lead the other Clay modellers and set an example professionally. To monitor and manage team working hours in line with company policy. To assist with and promote team staff development. Responsible for ensuring that appropriate levels of skilled resource are available or commissioned to insure successful implementation of design workload plan. To provide clay modelling and automotive design support, working on full size, scale, exterior and interior models as per Designers verbal specifications. Responsible for the management of material stock levels and maintaining an up-to-date stock list, machine and tool maintenance, security of tools, general housekeeping and contributing to the duties of the Studio and Workshops as a whole SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Significant experience in Automotive Design within OEM in both concept development and feasibility work. Experience of team management and staff development. Good broad knowledge of downstream processes and willing to assist in the solving of design problems. Knowledge of design process. Candidate should have a recognised apprenticeship in a related trade i.e. Pattern making, Body making or Model making Proven Automotive Clay modelling experience in both Interior and Exterior Clay modelling Must be flexible in approach and able to interpret styling requirements into 3D form Excellent communication skills with design team and possibly senior management Totally flexible, committed and motivated to deliver in all circumstances especially within a small team environment or internationally located design studio. Experience working with engineering data and packaging hard points. An awareness of the necessary engineering requirements (draft angle, die-line etc). Experience working with all materials necessary to produce high quality design models. The use of CMM measuring machines and associated computer programs. 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. JLDS

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Product Development Manager

Product Development Manager - Lincolnshire Permanent £33,000 per year Our client is a leading manufacturer of EV charging point, electric connection units and distribution panels. The EV market is growing considerably so our client is looking for a product development manager to increase the companies portfolio and help bring new products to the market. Duties will include but not be limited to: To lead the pipeline of new product innovation To liaise with sub contractors and developers to ensure products are developed to a high standard To consider all internal and external stakeholders when developing new products To manage multiple products and projects at the same time Skills and experience required: 5+ years electrical engineering experience in similar sector Degree qualified (preferably electrically biased) Ability to manage multiple projects Proactive and confident to lead a team An interest in the renewable market A passion to succeed and build a great team If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Rob Johnson on 01384 446 160 (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 Employment Business.

Permanent / Lincolnshire, England

Team Leader - Digital Modelling

Job title: Team Leader - Digital Modelling Location: Birmingham Permanent Salary: £Competitive (DOE) An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our innovative clients here in the West Midlands. They are seeking a Team Leader within Digital Modelling to lead the Design Department. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for the day to day management of a team of automotive Digital modellers To lead the other Digital modellers and set an example professionally. To monitor and manage team working hours in line with company policy. To assist with and promote team staff development Responsible for ensuring that appropriate levels of skilled resource are available or commissioned to insure successful implementation of design workload plan. Responsible for generating 3D CAD models based on inputs from the Design team. To interface with engineering and the Designers in the development of products. An awareness of the necessary engineering requirements (draft angle, die-line etc). To be able to run, set up the VR suite and operate any presentations formally. Ensuring all 3D model generation is performed in relation to package and feasibility data. Ensuring all model creation is performed with designer's direction and to the satisfaction of the design team. Ensuring high quality presentation of all work using the relevant tools. Assisting the design team to reach acceptable and feasible style proposal SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Significant experience in Automotive Design within OEM in both concept development and production feasibility work using a CAS software package. Coupled with a broad understanding and operation of a secondary package i.e. Alias. Use of CAD design tools Alias. Good broad knowledge of 3D and willing to assist in the solving of design problems. Excellent IT skills & experience of appropriate software applications. Excellent sketch modeller using Alias. Use of 3D knowledge to deliver the best design possible and to assist designers goal of achieving an approved style. Use of High Quality Visualisation Techniques (Showcase, Bunkspeed, Hyper-Shot, Opus Realizer). Professional working approach with cross functional teams; ie; engineering, designers, modellers. Showcase presentation skills. Excellent communication skills with design team and possibly senior management. Totally flexible, committed and motivated to deliver in all circumstances especially within a small team environment. Extensive experience working with engineering data and packaging hard-points. 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. JLDS

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Senior Engineer - Engine Systems / Certification

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Engine Systems / Certification Salary: £30 - 34/h (Depending on Experience) Location: Peterborough Relocation/ Sponsorship: Not available with this role Industry: Diesel Engines A Senior Engineer - Engine Systems / Certification opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. As a Senior Engineer you will support the continuous evaluation of future engine platforms emissions conformance, documentation and issue resolution. This includes: emissions compliance validation planning, generation and maintenance of certification documentation, provide support to issue resolution ensuring the emissions compliance is maintained, providing support to our Emissions Regulations and Conformance team with agency discussions. If you enjoy working on a range of products throughout various stages of the product life cycle and supporting the resolution of complex engineering problems with limited information and you have are driven to win the right way, this job will be perfect for you. Due to breadth of the role you will require experience in at least one of the following areas with a desire to learn and develop experience across the other areas of focus: Engine or vehicle homologation, certification and compliance Engine core performance and emissions Engine aftertreatment performance and aging effects Understanding of engine and aftertreatment controls or other complex control systems Product validation planning Product technical issue root cause and resolution, including 6Sigma Off high-way legislation Required Qualifications or experience: Bachelors or Master's degree in Engineering, Mathematics or Sciences Ability to understand electronics and control system Knowledge of internal combustion engines Knowledge of heavy duty machine applications 6 sigma experience Product sign-off and report documentation Extensive knowledge mathematics, data analysis, numerical modelling and statistics Experience of design of experiments, optimisation techniques and Robust engineering methods Experience of Data Analytic tools (examples may include; NI DIAdem, Tableau, Vector CANape, MiniTab, Stat Ease DX9) Product validation (FMEA, DVP&R) Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer - Aftertreatment

Job title: Development Engineer Salary Range: Competitive - LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines - Aftertreatment A 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 Development Engineer will join an Aftertreatment Component Engineering team that are responsible for design, release and validation of Aftertreatment components and systems needed to ensure engines meet ever more demanding emissions requirements. The Development Engineer role is particularly important as they progress though the validation of major NPI projects. The role ensures that components and systems are tested and validated so that they can deliver robust and durable products to their customers. Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Creation of test / validation plans for Aftertreatment components and systems. Analysis of relevant data from field machines or from within GED. Investigating, understanding and fixing issues found during testing and validation (NPI issues). Working collaboratively with designers and the GED team 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 Or Time-served apprentice with an Engineering or Materials Science HNC/HND qualification with previous relevant engineering experience. Knowledge of internal combustion engines. Product validation experience (FMEA, DVP&R). Excellent analytical skills. Ability to communicate effectively. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Logistic Support Engineer

Job Title: ILS Engineer (Integrated Logistic Support) Location: Wimborne, Dorset Remuneration: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Description: A leading global technology organisation within the aerospace sector are looking for an ILS Engineer to analyse specific equipment and contract requirements and to develop and maintain optimised Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) data and deliverables. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will support the planning, establishment and delivery of optimised support arrangements, relating to engineering and technical elements of equipment support and material logistics services. Further, they will engage with all aspects of supportability (maintainability, material supply support, support and test equipment development, manpower, training support, technical data/publications, resources, facilities, packaging, handling, storage and transportation). As an ILS Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include: Degree or HND/HNC qualified with relevant practical experience (aerospace/military desirable). Knowledge of Aerospace Standards and Specifications eg: DEF STAN 00-60/600 and JSP886; DEF STANs 00-40/42/44; MIL STD 1388-1/2A/2B; MIL STD 1629A; MIL STD 2165; MIL HDBK 471A; MIL HDBK 472; MIL STD 785; MIL STD 756; MIL STD 470; Def Stan 00-250 and MIL-STD-1472; ASD Specifications 1000D/2000M; ATA Specifications MSG-3, 300, 2000, iSpec 2200. Experience of working within a structured LCM framework. Experience of systems engineering processes, product development & through life support life-cycles. Experience of working within a Through Life Support organisation desirable. Experience of working to ASD Specification S2000M; ATA Specification 2000. Experience of working closely with technical publications, including S1000D. As an ILS Engineer your main responsibilities will involve: Assessment & development of Maintainability and ILS logistic solutions. Logistic Support Analysis, compilation and maintenance of support data sets in an LSAR. Level of Repair & Maintenance Task Analysis. Maintenance Programme generation & Life Cycle Cost modelling. Initial Provisioning Data compilation (Spare Parts & Equipment) Recommended Spare Parts Recommendations (including spares optimisation). Definition and support to development of CMS Through Life Support capability across project teams. If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.

Permanent / Wimborne, Dorset

Test and Development Engineer

Job Title: Test and Development Engineer / Systems Engineer (test) Location: Wimborne, Dorset Remuneration: £31,000 - £45,000 Ideal candidates would be working in Aerospace and have the below skillset: A knowledge of Test tools eg. Doors/ Cradle Knowledge of environmental standards (RTCA DO160, Mil Std 810) Working knowledge of Test/Qualification phase of lifecycle in V Model Experience as a Development/ Test Engineer Development/ Test Engineers requirements: Defence/Aerospace business experience (including ideally a knowledge/ understanding of test standards within this area) HNC/HND/Post apprenticeship and/or Graduate in Engineering Systems V Model experience and experience working as a Systems Engineer across varied life cycle phases (ideally with strong interaction with test teams). Clear career reason why they want to move into Test/Development Engineering. These roles report to the Development Engineering Manager within Air to Air refuelling. The roles themselves have no direct reports. To apply for these positions please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Wimborne, Dorset

Engine Test Technician

Engine Test Technician Peterborough Up to £15.50 per hour LTD Powertrain - Diesel Engines A number of opportunities have become available for Engine Build/Engine Test Technician's to join one of the world's leading manufacturer of off-highway machinery and diesel/natural gas engines. The brand is recognised worldwide and is synonymous with quality and reliability. We are currently seeking to recruit a number of engine test technicians for our client to support continued growth and market leadership in compact diesel engines. Interviews are taking place weekly for suitable candidates. The successful Engine Test Technician will carry out research & development work on either current or new engines. The ability to work to engineer's instructions, carry out a range of test work, including fitting prototype parts to an engine and/or record and produce quality data is fundamental. Required Skills: Mechanical/electrical experience on diesel engines, such as stripping & rebuilding along with an understanding of common rail fuel systems Good PC skills Engine test rig experience and/or technical/mechanical experience would provide a distinct advantage. Additional specific training will be given where required. Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts. Initiative and a positive attitude to change are also essential. Qualifications required: City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, Apprenticeship served in Motor Mechanics or equivalent qualifications Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

TIG Welder Fabricator

Job title: TIG Welder Fabricator Salary Range: Up to £18.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines A TIG Welder Fabricator opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The successful candidate will be working within the Prototype Department to carry out, a variety of fabrication and rigging work to support our engine program's to very tight deadlines. The role will involve rigging prototype engine for test cells, with instrumentation. Working in a team of 6 other rigging technicians. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Competent welding skills in TIG and MIG disciplines. Engine knowledge. Competent in all aspects of fabrication and fully conversant with engineering drawings. Good PC skills - office suite. Apprenticeship served in Welding / fabrication City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3. Will be required to do a TIG welding test on site. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Creative Design Manager - Automotive

Job Title: Creative Design Manager Location: Paddington, West London Salary : Extremely competitive (DOE) An exciting opportunity for a Creative Design Manager has become available to join our West London based Clients. The successful Design Manager will be responsible for all program excellence and design feasibility in terms of deliverables, project management, timing and budget. To lead creative output and deliverables of all upstream projects, proactively managing team to maximise output. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead EXT / INT design team, ensuring all reporting lines are stretching and challenging for creative and innovative design and working to best practice. Ensure the highest level of creative design and realisation and ensure you provide the collaborative link with other departments including 3D Realisation, Product Planning and Engineering requirements. Take full responsibility for achieving design excellence and quality at all phases, with particular awareness of allocated resources, overseeing to detailed schedules as well as achieving all project milestones. Proactively anticipate program needs for the design processes required for decision making and the realisation of NDE's projects Prepare, monitor and evaluate the creation of designs and their presentation, providing designs to the appropriate level. Lead discussion and presentation of designs and organise design activity in relation to any changing requirements and such to present the highest quality finished product. Lead in delivering technical progress and solutions in regard to Design. Provide innovative solutions. Lead internal design reviews for DD and provide valuable input in order to improve design. Contribute to NDE design strategy Proactively allocate resources in efficient manner Mentor each designer to stretch their capability and reach maximum potential both on a daily basis and during annual performance cycle. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED High capability in production Design and Design sensitivity to judge Design styling Creative and innovative, with a proactive approach Strong communication, interpersonal skills and negotiation skills A high capacity to work cross-functionally Robust working knowledge of project progression, delivery and timing Excellent time management capability Working knowledge of design realisation processes An expert understanding of the design process Strong communication and interpersonal skills. 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. JLDS

Permanent / West End, London

Exteriors Designer

Job Title: Exteriors Designer Location: Paddington, West London Contract Hourly Rate: £30ph - £40ph (DOE) An exciting opportunity for 2 Exterior Designers have become available to join our West London based Clients. The successful Designers will be responsible for providing modern innovative exterior and interior designs which reflect the requirements and expectations of the Company product planning brief. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Create, develop and deliver, from parts to full product all through a program Provide trend boards, concept sketches, styling feedback and final illustrations to team and management Support in the modelling activity, via manual clay or digital 3D CAD (incl. Alias) and other software systems, pending the model phase completion. Own knowledge and ability in Clay and Digital modelling to support the holistic design process. Strong awareness of engineering requirements with the ability to negotiate and/or incorporate feedback into design proposals to meet required feasibility level. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Creative and innovative, with a proactive approach and understanding of team work Drawing skills, including manual and photoshop techniques coupled with an understanding of perspective and technical drawings Confident active understanding of form/sculpture practices A degree in Automotive Design or equivalent is essential Strong automotive technical knowledge An understanding of product materials and social and product trend knowledge 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. JLDS

Contract / West End, London

Perceived Quality Specialist

Job Title: Perceived Quality specialist Location: Paddington, West London Contract Hourly Rate: £25ph - 35ph (DOE) An exciting opportunity for a perceived Quality specialist has become available to join our West London based Clients. The successful PQ will be responsible for Perceived Quality evaluation & validation support to the start of production and collaborating with styling, engineering, manufacturing & suppliers to develop and implement countermeasures that resolve Design & PQ concern items KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Attend and support project meetings to ensure understanding that the project direction is clear & communicating with stakeholders where necessary Support digital and physical evaluations to identify potential Design Quality concerns Design specification & concept sheet evaluation to validate robustness of Design Intent for styling proposals (e.g. colour, gloss, grain harmony) Collaboration with internal stakeholders (Styling teams) to communicate project requirements and develop proposals to deliver the required Design Quality Collaboration with external stakeholders to implement the required Design Quality Follow project timing plans and adhere to allowable cost targets Ensure 'Best Practice' is followed at all times Ability to travel within the UK / European region is mandatory SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED GD&T implementation to influence Design, Engineering & Manufacturing Colour, gloss, grain development and validation, including grain mapping and mark-up Experience of materials processing and a wide range of component design and feasibility analysis for the automotive industry Appreciation of consumer requirements including evaluation & forecasting of the competitive PQ landscape Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; able to work cross-functionally with an efficient yet effective manner. CAD & visualisation skills (Alias/NX/V-Red) desirable 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. JLDS

Contract / West London, London

Sales Ledger Assistant - 2899

Sales Ledger Assistant £14.57 ltd FMCG Reading An opportunity has arisen for a Sales Ledger Assistant with an international confectionery manufacturer based in Reading. As Sales Ledger Assistant you will be responsible for: 1) Accounts Receivable processes liaising with customers, billing departments and finance and commercial teams to ensure invoices are processed and paid promptly. 2) Assist in credit control processes. 3) Completion of assigned period-end tasks to tight monthly deadlines including but not limited to: a) General ledger and subledger reconciliations (Debtors, Sales, Bank, Intercompany) b) Prepare and post sales accruals and deferrals journals, with responsibility for maintaining corresponding reconciled monthly schedules. Working in a team of 7 In addition to this you will be customer focused with an approachable personality and ability to communicate effectively at all levels. AAT or strong working experience in a busy accounting department. Experience of communicating clearly with clients and resolving accounting queries. Skills Preferred: Accounts Receivable. Experience Required: Experience of working with SAP and EXCEL. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Reading, Berkshire

Unit Project Leader - Chassis & Safety Electronics

Job Title: Unit Project Leader - Chassis & Safety Electronics Location: Gothenburg, Sweden Contract length: 6 months A Project Leader in charge of chassis and safety electronics is required to join a leading automotive OEM based in Gothenburg, Sweden, on an exciting six month contract. As the Unit Project Leader for Chassis & Safety Electronics you and your colleagues from Chassis & Safety Electronics are overall responsible for achieving a very competitive and high performing vehicle with the right balance to attract the customers on the different global markets. You will work cross functional with the team of R&D, marketing, Industrial design and Product Planning. The unit Chassis & Safety Electronics is responsible for the development of the Chassis and the functions aligned with the safety controls associated with these systems from the early concept phase to industrialization. The development is carried out by several parties inside Geely group as well as by external contractors. As Unit Project Leader for Chassis & Safety Electronics you will be responsible for leading technical development to fulfill project requirements in the given project and time plan frame. Reporting to the Vice President & Project Director in all project matters. Responsibilities and tasks Be overall responsible for delivering unit projects according to agreed scope, time, quality and cost constraints based on stakeholder requirements Build, motivate and guide unit project team Ensure project execution according to time plan and product cost frames, in an international environment Develop achievable, deliverable oriented, cross-functional project plans Resolve issues within project team and with line/project interface Maintain project team focus on project priorities Assure conformance to CEVT policies Assure that the Security and Confidentiality aspects of the project and other Intangible Rights are safeguarded Assure proper communication to project stakeholders all along the project phases Hand over project according to agreed setup and gate criteria. Requirements: We are looking for someone with: B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering or equivalent Technical experience in the field of Chassis & Safety Electronics. Experience of project management in the automotive industry At least ten years of experience in automotive industry Personal attributes: Leadership skills with ability to inspire, drive and motivate people Ability to build high performing and diverse team with a strong team spirit Cultural awareness and interest in diversity Flexible mindset with ability to lead change and development and take decisions Analytical mindset to handle complex problems and to be solution oriented Ability to communicate clearly and be perceptive Ability to facilitate team collaboration towards common targets Capacity of taking negotiation / mediation with stakeholders Excellent presentation skills If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Principal Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Principal Engineer - USA - to $150k + benefits This is a terrific opportunity for an experienced Functional Safety Engineer to join this world-class, independent engineering consultancy at its Michigan Office. The successful Functional Safety Principal Engineer will be joining a business going through a period of extensive growth with plans in place to cover the next 5 years. Purpose of this Functional Safety Principal Engineer job: Take a principal role in planning and executing functional Safety activities for external customers Provide expert level consultancy in ISO 26262 and safety analyses Key Functions: Coordinating safety analyses and engineering activities for a customer and their team Coaching the team to deliver consistent and successful results Technical project management / decision making to deliver on time, to cost and quality Managing challenging stakeholders who can have diverse objectives Taking a lead, sometimes autonomous role in auditing safety related development processes Training / coaching other less experienced members of staff, particularly in audit and safety analyses Developing process to support functional safety Candidate requirements: Engineering Degree qualified At least 5 years of experience in delivering ISO 26262 to vehicle OEMs and or tier1 suppliers Safety analyses techniques, with broad exposure to different processes, methodologies and stakeholder objectives Strong experience in systems engineering and requirements driven developments and be capable of advising clients on best practice Talented, ambitious Functional Safety Engineers should apply today for this very exciting opportunity by calling Ray Greenman +44 (0) 1384 397 555 or email

Permanent / Michigan, USA

Health and Safety Officer - Manufacturing / Engineering

My client are successful production site based in the Wednesbury area and are part of a wider international group of companies. They are looking for a Health, Safety and Environmental Officer to lead the sites health and safety activities. They are looking for a health and safety background gained in the manufacturing and engineering sector. PURPOSE STATEMENT: To manage the Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental requirements of the site, including its employees, contractors and all visitors to the facility in line with the companies Mission and Values. AUTHORITY LEVELS: * To cease the operation if injury, damage or an environmental issue is imminent. * Authorised to take immediate action to prevent or stop an unsafe practice taking place. * Formulate policies, procedures and guidance notes in respect to our commitment to continuous improvement. * Liaise with internal and external customer representatives on all HSE related matters. * Represent the company on any HSE related matters. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Health and Safety Officer reports to the General Manager. The incumbent will manage all activities of a health, safety and environmental nature. He will ensure conformance across the works, whilst adhering to the corporate vision, mission and values. Frequent communication with other key HSE personnel within the group will also be required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: The position purpose is to develop an environment of continuous improvement for all staff and employees, maintaining the focus on achieving the companies key performance indicators relating to health, safety and environmental. The incumbent will ensure that the operation is conducted in a safe, environmentally responsible, efficient manner. PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITY'S: * Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act 2004. * Ensure compliance among all staff and employees with the corporate 8 Step Safety Plan. * Ensure compliance with all corporate environmental policies and procedures. * To maintain a safe working environment by ensuring you work in accordance with company practices and uphold all Health & Safety and Environmental rules. * Ensure that the work place remains hazard free and that all operations are carried out safely. * Provide support to all Managers, Supervisors and Chargehands on HSE related matters. * Review compliance with our legal obligations and ensure that all HSE related issues are addressed in a timely manner. * Maintain records of all safety incidents, carry out investigations and make recommendations. * Maintain the management system for hazardous substances. * Carry out new starter safety inductions. * To assist with employee rehabilitation programmes and providing aid in getting employees back to work. * Manage the daily housekeeping inspection reports, ensure that observations, recommendations & actions are raised against non-conformance's and keep a log of open/closed actions. Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this attractive Health, Safety and Environmental Officer role.

Permanent / Wednesbury, West Midlands

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