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Field Service Engineer (North East) Good permanent salary Manufacturing North East This is an immediate start opportunity for an experience Field Service Engineer to work for a company that provide specialised products into the manufacturing industry; we are seeking a candidate who is more skilled electrically for this Field Service Engineer role and the position is covering the North East territory. We are looking for the following for this Field Service Engineer role: Experience in a service role in the past covering the North East (Darlington location would be perfect) Skilled in electrical servicing and maintenance of machinery (most industries considered) Appropriate trained/education with some electrical qualifications/education Be physically fit as this role will involve manual handling This Field Service Engineer position is an immediate start following a 2 stage recruitment process; the company offer the following: Good basic salary Semi flexible working hours Company van (and fuel card) Paid overtime Option to use van for personal use Further benefits If this Field Service Engineer position is of interest, please apply now or get in touch with me using 01384 446125 orPermanent / Darlington, County Durham
Customer Oriented Engineer - R00001499 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Customer Oriented Engineer is required with experience of data analysis. This company based in Cranfield requires a Customer Oriented Engineer with understanding of future technologies within the automotive industry for a new contract role. As a Customer Oriented Engineer you will be required to: Identify European unique customer scenes. Establish detailed European customer requirements for future automotive systems / technologies. Analyse European automotive market and customers to identify unmet needs and help develop potential solutions. Propose / Set performance targets for future systems through static and dynamic benchmarking & customer clinics. Make accurate and clear feedback to the Design & Test departments to ensure the European requirements are clearly understood, so that suitable solutions can be developed / engineered. Analyse customer surveys / market data to confirm performance of competitor models & technologies. Identify areas of improvement and understand customer requirements to feed into future models. Evaluate technologies / features during the Advanced Development phase to confirm their suitability for the European market. Analyse current market trends, and predicting future trends in the automotive industry. The Customer Oriented Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree level education. Customer focused, with an understanding of the European automotive market / environment. Experience in preparing simple and concise reports, and delivering clear presentations to a wider audience, using suitable facts and data. Experience of data analysis. Self-motivated with a proven ability in researching and proposing future requirements / solutions. Able to respond to changing demands speedily. Strong communication and interpersonal skills for communicating across all regions of the business, in Europe, UK and Japan. Ideally have vehicle engineering experience. An in depth knowledge of mainstream competitor vehicles and an understanding of future technologies coming to the automotive industry (E.g. Autonomous Drive, User Experience) is preferable. If you have any questions about the Customer Oriented 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
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
Data Management Team Scientist - R00020252 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Data Management Team Scientist is required with automotive quality experience. This company based in Cranfield requires a Data Management Team Scientist with strong organisational and communication skills for a new contract role. As a Data Management Team Scientist you will be required to: Provide relevant data and facts from the market to the different design departments Define priorities for improving vehicle quality and customer perception Provide detailed configuration of state of the art text analytics tools, in collaboration with system supplier when necessary. Develop/design/create new business intelligence tools to improve quality management (i.e. Quality Dashboard, Automated Weibull Analysis, Text Mining Tools, etc.) Regular acquisition and analysis of warranty and customer dissatisfaction data. Prepare analysis/presentation material for Monthly/Quarterly Quality review meetings Use existing reporting/analytical tools to identify areas for quality improvement and help develop action plans. Administration and reporting of development Quality status systems. Communicate results/trends Ensure countermeasure actions are appropriate and viable Maintain existing databases and Excel reports Liaise with other departments for information exchange Manage adoption date reports for countermeasures with manufacturing plants and design. Forecasting customer survey results The Data Management Team Scientist should have the following skills or experience: Ability to interrogate data, processes and systems to identify customer quality issues Self-motivated, influencer with strong written & verbal communication skills. Able to work cross functionally Highly competent with MS Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint for daily management, data analysis, presentation and solution development Ability to organise and prioritise effectively ensuring deadlines are met A good team player who questions the norm and strives to provide solutions If you have any questions about the Data Management Team Scientist 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
Graduate Technical Engineer Location: Stourport-on-Severn Industry/Sector: Material Handling/Conveyors Salary: Circa £19,000 - £21,000 per annum A Graduate Technical Engineer is required for a leading manufacturer of turnkey solutions for some of the most demanding and successful companies across Europe. With 50 years of engineering development for system integrators, engineering companies & OEMs. We are looking for a multi-skilled engineer who will provide technical support to the Sales, Purchasing and Production departments. As well as providing support you will identify opportunities, develop proposals and implement solutions that deliver tangible improvements to operations and the facilities department. You will ensure all work adheres to Health & Safety guidelines, policies, legislation and requirements. As a Graduate Technical Engineer, you will be required to: inspect and approve prototype components, pre-production samples and goods inward of outsourced components. Documenting and reporting of all inspection findings in accordance with company systems. Ensure goods inward inspection is no longer than 10 working days in accordance with the quarantined goods inwards inspection procedure. The preparation and issue of component/assembly drawings and bills of materials. New product development including the preparation of drawings and the testing and record keeping of prototype samples, ensuring that a comprehensive folder of data is maintained and updated for technical reference. The maintenance and use of company test rigs for the ongoing testing of new developments and existing products. Responsibilities as listed in Quality Control Manual and procedures to BS EN ISO 9001:2000. Any other duties as instructed by Management. The Graduate Technical Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of Hydraulics and Pneumatics. Basic computer literacy. Good communication skills. Good Health and Safety awareness. Enthusiasm for engineering and wanting to progress further within that field of expertise Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have any questions about the Graduate Technical Engineer role, please contact Ed Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446133 or email .Permanent / Stourport-On-Severn, Worcestershire
Project Engineer - Medical Manufacturing - Bridgend - £40k to £45k A Project Engineer is required to join an international manufacturing organisation based in Bridgend. The role is to oversea the projects engineering team within the Bridgend facility. As the Project Engineer your responsibilities will include; Delivering world class, cost effective engineering solutions through sustainable engineering practices in accordance with the appropriate Medical Device Regulations. (FDA, ISO-13485, etc). Proactively research new technologies and novel methods of improving the efficiency and productivity of operations. Responsible for projects budgets and planning. Work independently against priorities set by the business and engineer manager. Motivate, developing and mentor the coating process engineering team, promoting on the job and external training to ensure we have the required talent and skill sets. As the Project Engineer you will require the following skills and experiences; An Engineering mind-set, comfortable around production or experimental equipment. Excellent co-ordinator, able to prioritise and manage workload and delegate tasks when appropriate. Experienced in project management and budget planning. Familiar with industry standards and certification such as ISO 13485 and drive efforts to ensure products and process conform to these Quality Management Systems standards. Bachelors degree, higher diploma or equivalent in an engineering, or a related discipline. If you are interested in this exciting new Project Engineer opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Bridgend, Wales
Summary Panel: Job title: Production Planner Salary Range: Competitive Location: Reading Industry/ Strapline: Production/ Planning/ Engineering/ Data handling A Production Planner is required with knowledge of engineering and production understanding. Candidates with experience of the aerospace or precision engineering industry would be well received. Due to company growth, a description based in Reading requires a Production Planner for a new permanent role. As a successful applicant you will be required to: Help increase delivery performance to company clients. Liaise with all aspects of the company to ensure production flow is optimal. Data input (both online and offline systems). Complex problem solving requirements working to deadlines. The Production Planner should have the following skills or experience: Understanding of MRP/ERP systems. Proven production control planning experience. Understanding of lead time and inventory levels. Engineering Background with an understanding of machining processes and production. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machining/engineering and production to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Reading-based aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary Day shift Benefits Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of machining and previous production flow experience and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Production Planner role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195Permanent / Reading, Berkshire
Cost Optimisations Technical Officer - Electrical Engineering - R00021523 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Cost Optimisations Technical Officer is required with strong technical analysis experience. Will be required to support the development of cost optimised designs for the electrical design team. This company based in Cranfield requires a Cost Optimisations Technical Officer with experience of cost reduction or revenue improvement for a new contract role. A key activity with the Electrical design department is cost reductions. The cost reduction team's role is to Identify opportunities: Direct Technical Analysis Direct Internal benchmarking Through the organisation of cost reduction activities, initialising the full resource of the team. Cross functional idea generation Management of ideas Tracking of cost reduction idea progression Holding reviews with idea owner to progress items Holding interdepartmental reviews Cost Reduction reporting Generation of reports, displays and other materials for internal management use. Generation of report, displays and other materials for Executive reviews and meeting. Any other activity leading to the generation of cost reduction or revenue improvement (right sizing), related to the electrical systems on the vehicles If you have any questions about the Cost Optimisations Technical Officer 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
EMC Project Manager - Nuneaton - Permanent - £Competitive & benefits I am seeking an EMC Project Manager for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing. This is a permanent position based in Nuneaton and is offering a competitive salary & benefits. The EMC Project Manager will be responsible for a wide variety of EMC technical delivery and development tasks. These will include the delivery of test and reporting for vehicle and component programmes; the generation and implementation of technical procedures/documentation for current & future customers; direct technical support, training and implementation of EMC Test practices. What you will do As EMC Project Manager; Technical and commercial lead for projects under your control, including management of all customer deliverables, and accurate financial control through project budgets, tracking and reporting Preparation and technical review of documentation/policies/procedures with Gap Analysis and recommendations (e.g. customer test standards, test plans, development plans) Deliver EMC support through direct training to test facility staff where your technical expertise will enhance their skillsets through sharing of tacit knowledge. Planning / delivery of multiple projects, potentially across varying companies / country locations Customer liaison and technical sales across a number of world-wide territories; identify new sectors / customers for EMC business growth to new & existing test facilities Provide hands-on project consultancy and problem resolution What you will need As EMC Project Manager; Demonstrate relevant skills with emphasis on EMC project technical delivery / basic problem resolution Demonstrate commercial awareness, tasking and accountability, service quality, and timely delivery Demonstrate an excellent understanding of the principles behind EMC test specifications and procedures Demonstrate technical delivery to include test plans, control plans, similar customer documentation Strong analytical, planning, organisational, and time management skills Excellent interpersonal communication skills, particularly where technical information must be conveyed What you will get As EMC Project Manager; Experience of working for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing An excellent salary & benefits Career progression Applications Suitably qualified and experienced EMC Project Managers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Squeak and Rattle Test Engineer - R00021230 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Squeak and Rattle Test Engineer is required with strong understanding of vehicle interior trim is required to join a dynamic Vehicle Systems Experiment - Interior/Exterior Environment & Rigidity, Squeak & Rattle, Lamp Test team. The Squeak and Rattle Test Engineer is to be based in Cranfield will be responsible for the validation of S&R performance of new models as well as quality improvement activities of current portfolio. As a Squeak and Rattle Test Engineer you will be required to: Evaluate S&R performance on CAD models. Audit of manufacturing plants / suppliers S&R evaluation (static, dynamic, on bench), root-cause analysis and C/M definition and validation. Close communication with all relevant parties (Design, QA, PMD) including counterparts. Good & timely reporting and concern management. The Squeak and Rattle Test Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) Strong understanding of interior trim parts of vehicles with desired R&D background. Ability to plan and manage own workload IT literate, competent user of all Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Outlook. Problem solving & positive mindset. Flexible to working hours If you have any questions about the Squeak and Rattle Test 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
Price Analyst 18 months Fixed Term Contract - (Job Number: 18000BL8) Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK Benefits 10% Annual bonus 25 Days Annual Leave Contributory Pension Scheme (Company matching up to 10%) Company Share Purchase Scheme (Company Contribution 50%) Financial Qualification Study Support (if applicable) Child Care Vouchers & Retail Discounts Job Details A vacancy has arisen in the Pricing Team of the Industrial Power Systems Division (IPSD) of a leading yellow goods organisation for a Price Analyst on an 18 Month FTC / Secondment. The Engines Pricing team work closely with the global sales and commercial teams to ensure that the pricing decisions we make result in the optimum profit outcomes. Key Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Establishing and reviewing price proposals for Industrial Power Systems Products (both CAT and Perkins brands). The process includes analysis of sales history, volume forecast, competition, product quality, product availability, value premiums, costs and related factors Working with key customers within Commercial, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, Engineering, Legal, Manufacturing, Purchasing and Product teams to obtain and evaluate information needed for making pricing recommendations Assist in achieving specific Division objectives by aiding efforts to improve profitability through recommending revenue growth opportunities for price, volume or Percentage of Industry Sales (PINS) Maintain the company's master price history records through various Enterprise Resource Planning and Price Optimisation systems Influence key business decision makers around best practice associated with pricing structures and pricing/volume trade-offs to optimise both enterprise and accountable level profitability outcomes Maintain internal controls including Sarbanes-Oxley control documentation and responsible for the testing and validating of these controls Aid the development of tools and structures for new product introductions Continuous opportunities to improve structural and systemised processes. Required skills: Previous Pricing, Sales or order to delivery experience Strong analytical skills, ability to take a detailed data set and provide summarised, meaningful analysis Process / controls experience Confident in communications and presentation skills Good team player - interpersonal skills are imperative, as the role consolidates data from multiple sources and deals with requests from a diverse customer group Proficient in the use of MS Excel Desired Skills: MS Access Skills Experience of ERP / Pricing systems Prior experience of business partnering If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
A Service Engineer is required for a company that provide complete design and build service for laboratory automation, robots and robotic workcells. The role will focus on servicing and maintaining equipment across the UK, Northern Europe and possibly USA. This is a multiskilled position and would suit those who have an electro-mechanical background. As a Service Engineer, your responsibilities will include: Assembly of bespoke automated systems Assist with the manufacture of robotic work cells as required Assist customers remotely to identify nature of reported issues, before conducting site visit Attend customer site on short notice to analyse reported issues and perform repairs Complete all relevant paperwork To be successful as a Service Engineer you should have the following skills: PLC Fault finding Understanding pneumatics Basic wiring - Desirable Problem solver able to overcome challenges quickly and efficiently A history in mechanical, automation engineering or related disciplines This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to start their career as a Service Engineer, you will need to have: Technical qualification in electrical engineering, robotics or related field is desirable but not essential UK Driving License Excellent written and spoken communication skills Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high, should you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Service Engineer role, please contact Ed Burch at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 129.Permanent / Farnborough, Hampshire
Service Engineer - Dudley - Production Equipment - £30k to £40k A Service Engineer is required to join a world leading manufacturer of processing and roll forming equipment. You will be required to travel to customer sites, both domestically and internationally. As the Service Engineer your responsibilities will include; You will provide on-site corrective/preventative maintenance and offer after-sales technical and commercial support. You will be required to develop technical knowledge of highly engineered and automated material processing equipment. PLC fault finding. Installation and start-up of equipment globally Providing a first class service to our customers. As the Service Engineer you will require the following skills and experiences; Experience of servicing production processing equipment is highly beneficial (roll forming, coil processing, packaging systems, automation systems etc.) This role requires experience or aptitude to develop knowledge in both mechanical and electrical engineering. Experience with hydraulic and pneumatic systems knowledge of PLC Systems (Allen Bradley or Siemens). If you are interested in this exciting new Service Engineer opportunity and have the flexibility to travel UK and internationally please click on the link below.Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands
Job Title: Rapid Modelling Designer Location: Chongqing, South Western China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a Fast Modelling Designer for this Chinese ""Big Four" designer, developer and manufacturer of automobiles, based in the Chongqing province of South Western China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the whole vehicle interior and exterior CAS surface design; Responsible for the vehicle interior and exterior decoration rapid modelling design and parametric modelling design; Responsible for the initial rendering display of the whole vehicle interior and exterior decoration; Assist with expertise on process, standards, system construction and optimisation. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor Degree or above in Industrial Design, Automotive Design, Digital Media and other related majors, with ideally at least three years working experience in related field of OEM factory; Lead one or more vehicle rapid modelling or VR design project experience; Proficient in the use of Alias, ICEM, 3DMAX, MAYA, VRED, Speedform and other surface and rendering software; Familiar with modelling, engineering, materials, technology, trial production and other automotive related knowledge; Good English expression and communication skills; Able to adapt to long-term overseas travel arrangements. 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 / Chongqing, China
Job Title: CMF Designer Location: Chongqing, South Western China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a CMF Designer for this Chinese ""Big Four" designer, developer and manufacturer of automobiles, based in the Chongqing province of South Western China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the whole vehicle, exterior colour and trim positioning strategy development; Responsible for the whole vehicle, exterior colour and trim creative program design; Responsible for the design and verification of the whole vehicle interior colour and trim program, guide the CTF model or CTF sample car production; Responsible for the design and improvement of tracking and collaborative development with the engineering department, complete the communication with the Engineering department Assist in the development and optimisation of design processes, standards, quality and other systems in this area of expertise. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor Degree or above in Industrial Design, Garment Design, Art Design, ideally with more than three years working experience in related field; Familiar with the colour and trim design and development process, the automotive modelling design process has a certain understanding; Have excellent colour collocation cognition, colour, texture, decorative parts, textile, leather, paint and other aspects have a more in-depth study; Colour and trim design and development workers with OEM work experience and leading excessive models are preferred; Proficient in the use of Photoshop and other design software, the accurate expression of creative solutions; Strong communication skills, innovative thinking and clear logical expression skills, strong sense of teamwork; Good ability to express and communicate in English; Able to adapt to long-term overseas travel arrangements 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 / Chongqing, China
Job Title: User Experience Designer Location: Chongqing, South Western China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a User Experience Designer for this Chinese ""Big Four" designer, developer and manufacturer of automobiles, based in the Chongqing province of South Western China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the user to use the scene combing, explore the use of the demand logic behind the scene, and ultimately form a design solution; Responsible for the production and design of HMI design specifications; Responsible for the production and implementation of HMI, UI, VI and other design schemes; Responsible for emergency cooperation with the design team to ensure a good and smooth operation experience; Assist in the development and optimisation of processes and specifications in this area of expertise. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor Degree or above in Product Design, Interactive Design, ideally more than three years working experience in interactive design; Have one or more user experience related project experience, host factory work experience is preferred; Proficient in the use of sketches, PS, AI, AE and other means to express the design scheme; Have excellent design vision and good sense of innovation; Good ability to express and communicate in English; Able to adapt to long-term overseas travel arrangements 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 / Chongqing, China
Job Title: Interior/Exterior Creative Designer Location: Chongqing, South Western China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for an Interior / Exterior Creative Designer for this Chinese ""Big Four" designer, developer and manufacturer of automobiles, based in the Chongqing province of South Western China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for research and analysis of the development trend of automotive modelling; Responsible for the whole vehicle modelling pre-planning and pre-project, exterior creative/component Creative Program design; Responsible for creative programme production tracking guidance; Responsible for the guidance implementation of modelling model. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor Degree or above in Industrial Design, Transportation Design Ideally, minimum of three years or above working experience in OEMs; Rich experience in the design of automotive interior and exterior decoration Able to carry out internal and external modelling or component design and development and technical research work alone; Have the project experience that dominates the whole process of vehicle design; Have excellent surface comprehension ability and model transformation ability; Good ability to express and communicate in English; Able to adapt to long-term overseas travel arrangements 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 / Chongqing, China
An experienced Electrical Maintenance Technician is required to join a manufacturing facility based in Skinningrove, which is near Teesside. The facility, part of the Product Support and Logistics Division, produces steel track shoes. When mounted on the track link assembly, the track shoes form the 'track' found on Hydraulic Excavators, Track Type Loaders and Track Type Tractors. Our client is looking for a time served Electrician, ideally Apprenticeship trained with IEE 17th/18th Edition. Benefits - Salary: £31,287.79, plus bonus, night shift premium, pension, shares, holiday pay and an extensive benefits package. Hours of Work: rotating 2 days 2 nights, 4 on 4 off Job Duties/Responsibilities: - Maintain and develop the facility availability and up time using fault analysis through pareto analysis and condition monitoring. - To be able to fault find on electrical/electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic circuits - To work to a planned preventative maintenance schedule - To liaise with the manufacturing and engineering departments to ensure equipment availability - Manage projects within the areas of responsibility - Able to root cause a machine failure and implement corrective actions in multiple disciplines - To generate ideas of how to save money in terms of cost and velocity and awareness of the area's budget - You will be evaluated in line with the below competencies - Building Trust, Customer Focus, Decision Making, Effective Communication, Enterprise Point of View, Focus on Quality, Inclusive Environment, Personal Accountability, Personal Development, Working Safely, Working Together. Experience / Required Qualifications: - NVQ Level 3 / Time served Apprentice background or equivalent qualification, preferably with the latest I.E.E. 17th/18th Edition. - Working within a manufacturing environment. Ideally Hydraulic and mechanical experience. - Operating PLC, Electrical / Electronic & CNC systems, Fault finding & diagnostics. - Ability to read electrical / mechanical schematics and PLC ladder listings. To apply for this Electrical Maintenance Technician position please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire
Job Title: Future Trend Designer Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for a Future Trend Designer has arisen with this a trend-setting, domestically leading and globally influential automotive research and development company. Specialists in providing world-class automotive development services covering design, engineering development, testing and validation in the Pudong region of Shanghai. The individual will work under the leadership of the Prospective Supervisor Designer and participate in the forward-looking design team. The team carry out information collection, research, analysis, looking at forward design trend and future concept design direction and research to expand the future design language of the sub-brand. The individual will be involved in proposing forward-looking and innovative conceptual solutions based on the architecture input of the new platform and combined with the needs of the Chinese market. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES According to the model development and market demand for the target market, carry out information collection and research, analysis of prospective automotive design trends and future conceptual design direction, leading the trend of product design Combine the future design trend and the future model spectrum, paper studies and expand the future design language of the sub-brand. Based on the new platform architecture input, combined with the future model spectrum, put forward a wealth of forward-looking innovative concepts and concepts of interior and exterior design solutions. Create high quality forward concept design scheme of interior and exterior decoration Instruct the model maker to produce proportional models and full-size models that meet engineering and design requirements Guide and cooperate with Alias Digital Model Division and Engineer data Publish work, design quality and production of design drawings, models, digital modules as delivery results Responsible for participating the design and development of internal and external decorative mass production projects, and complete high quality program submissions SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Full-time undergraduate or above in Industrial Design (Product Design)/Vehicle Design) Excellent car sketch hand-painted creativity and performance ability Familiar with automotive modelling design related platform Architecture Engineering knowledge Able to communicate orally and in writing in English Proficient in the use of Photoshop Design expression software 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 / Pudong Xin Qu, China
Supplier Development Engineers - Attractive - Permanent - Aerospace and Defence A Supplier Development Engineer is required to join a leading Aerospace and Defence manufacturing company on Permanent basis that specialises in products primarily for the Aviation industry. The Supplier Development Engineer will work with a team to manage supplier development initiatives in their geographical area. The focus for the Supplier Development Engineer will be improving supplier quality, supplier on-time delivery, and support supply chain strategies, etc. The successful Supplier Development Engineer will report to the UK Manager. National candidates will be considered as this company do have multiple sites that can act as a base or flexible on working from home as required. Responsibilities and Accountabilities of the Supplier Development Engineer Partner with key suppliers to pursue continuous improvement Problem solving, waste elimination with the objective of improving performance Implement proactive and reactive strategies and tools to improvements the supply base Drive problem resolution process at suppliers and perform capacity assessments Provide supplier quality and delivery oversight, analysis, and performance tracking Lead the implementation of supplier quality clinics and develop and execute action plans Analyse strategic supplier quality and delivery performance data Report results to the internal customers at various levels of the organisation Involve internal customers in supplier problem resolution when needed Contribute to advancement of tools and techniques within the Supplier Performance teams Requirements, Experience and Skills of the Supplier Development Engineer Good experience in manufacturing, quality or engineering Six Sigma and/or Lean knowledge and certification preferred Experience in manufacturing and supplier quality operations Experience with assessing supplier capability and value stream mapping Experience with Advanced Quality Planning tools (such as FMEAs, Control Plans, PPAPs, etc) Ability to assure implementation of these tools within the supply base Experience with capacity analysis and production readiness tools Demonstrated ability to manage and complete multiple projects simultaneously Demonstrated ability to manage short term imperatives and long-term strategies Strong problem solving and analytical skills and ability to influence individuals and groups Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation skills Experience with ISO-9001 and/or AS9100 QS9000, ISO13485, TS-16949 requirements Knowledge of theory and application of statistical concepts In depth knowledge of quality systems, policies, procedures, and ability to apply them This job will be located in any one of the company's facilities nationally Frequent travel required to suppliers in the assigned area Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the nature of the products involved. If interested in these Supplier Development Engineer role, then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review. or call my direct line on 01384 446102.Permanent / West Midlands, England
Job Title: Exterior Creative Designer Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for an Exterior Creative Designer has arisen with this a trend-setting, domestically leading and globally influential automotive research and development company. Specialists in providing world-class automotive development services covering design, engineering development, testing and validation in the Pudong region of Shanghai. The individual will work under the leadership of the main designer and project manager of the exterior model of the design department. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES According to the design project plan to ensure the time node, make a variety of design renderings, cooperate with the modelling surface data release related work, to ensure the creation of advanced, continuous, engineering feasibility of high-quality, highly aesthetically pleasing design. According to the requirements of the model development plan, the vehicle Engineering technical information and the relevant market and other departments to provide the target market information, design trend analysis, competitor design analysis and reference Model design analysis According to the design analysis, design strategy and design positioning, develop the corresponding design direction, so as to carry out a variety of design research Make high quality whole vehicle or local shape design sketch, effect diagram, tape diagram, Alias Concept digital and design key lines, with and guide the model engineer to make a proportional model in line with engineering requirements, full-size trim shape Responsible for the design quality and production quality of the design drawings, models and digital modules as the result of delivery With the use of Alias, work on data release of the Model Division and Engineer Perform regular analysis, summary and archiving of design materials, work processes and delivery results at all stages of the design project and after the completion of the project, in order to improve working methods and processes and further improve efficiency and design quality. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Full-time Bachelor Degree or above, Industrial Design (Product Design)/ Vehicle Design)/Art Design/Automotive Design related Majors Automotive styling design processes, techniques, automotive engineering, product design and related expertise, English-speaking countries level four or above Proficient in the use of basic Office software, Photoshop Master, Alias Basic Application capabilities Creative sketch expression, model making and design presentation 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 on 01384 446156. JLDSPermanent / Pudong Xin Qu, China
Job Title: HMI Design Team Leader Location: Nanjing, Eastern Jiangsu Province, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for a HMI Design Team Leader has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in the Nanjing region of China. The individual will be responsible for growing and developing a HMI team, capturing the the needs and ensuring delivery of digital assets to assist with the future vision of redesigning user experience priorities. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Creation of Global User Interface designs and specifications to in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) digital components, such as Clusters and center stack infotainment systems s is designed and released in the Ford Asia Pacific region As a Team Leader you would guide a small team of HMI Designers; Providing coaching and skill, leading the team to achieve timing commitments Through research, understand the customer expectations for controls and displays for the Asia Pacific markets and communicate needs to local software and team Guide the line-up of HMI displays and controls including the identification of all new features and interactions CT digital displays for all programs developed in the Asian Pacific region Apart of cross functional team including Digital Design Aesthetics, Software for the team, using Scaled Agile Framework Deliver China specific graphical design and service interactions to accelerate the company position in China SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED 3+ years of HMI design and delivery Master's or Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Design, Graphic Design, Interaction Design or equivalent Proven experience in graphical design and delivery Strong communication skills Capable of working in a cross-functional role with software and hardware teams Experience with QT, HTML5, Adobe Creative Cloud, Illustrator, Photoshop or equivalent preferred 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 / Nanjing Shi, Jiangsu
Job Title: Automotive Designer Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for an Automotive Designer has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in the Pudong region of Shanghai. The individual will be required to deliver compelling design solutions and product innovations for automotive exterior and interior. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Create fresh, innovative ideas with a stretch and forward thinking Traditional and digital (2D and 3D) concepts and production programs Self-driven with leadership role on project developments Project ownership and drive the team for high quality deliverables with timing discipline Creative thinking within technical package/constraints Interface with cross-functional team during various design phases Create artistic presentation to Senior Managements SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Visionary and passionate about Automotive Design Academic Degrees and the experience in Automotive Design Strong 2D & 3D digital capabilities. Well experienced in both Exterior and Interior design & the concepts and production projects Ability to create three-dimensionally, with a strong emphasis in proportions, sophistication, and a refined sense of graphics and form Deep understanding/knowledge in Automobile design and design process Proficiency in applying and translating cultural insights to design characteristics Strategic and Creative Thinking Strong Communication and presentation skills Special Knowledge Required: Traditional design Media (pen, pencil, marker) 2D/3D Digital Design Media (Photoshop, Alias Autostudio, Maya, VRED, Power point, etc.) 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 / Pudong Xin Qu, China
My client a well respected international medical device manufacturer are seeking an experienced Senior Quality Engineer Management Systems. The primary responsibility of the role is to organise and lead on a day to day basis the company's quality systems, to the requirements of regulated standards. To maintain certification to these standards as required, by administration of the management system, driving actions and facilitating others to ensure compliance.The job role is best suited to a very motivated, well organised person. The individual will lead and work with various departments in order to develop integrated processes and procedures which work for the business, but comply with the requirements of standards. Core Responsibilities Implement and maintain the company's Business Management Systems ensuring compliance to ISO9001, 14001, OHSAS 1800/ISO 45001 and ISO 13485 and FDA QSR requirements. Support the transition to 45001 in conjunction with the HSE Advisor Implementing ISO 13485 Liaising with external certification bodies (or enforcing agencies such as FDA) to maintain/again certification and approval as required Management and implementation of the internal audit programme for QHSE, including ad hoc process audits as the need demands, including ensuring legal compliance audits are conducted as required. To locally implement and monitor Group QHSE Policies and Processes, ensuring embedding and approval of all QHSE documents Ensuring DMR information is suitably controlled and issued Lead the internal audit program, conduct internal audits and drive associated improvement activity. To be the representative for system and product certification audits and reporting. Experience Required Auditing experience in any of: ISO 9001, ISO 45001, ISO 14001 and ISO 13485 and FDA Part 820 Quality System Regulation - ideally lead auditor trained Medical device regulatory experience or qualification Knowledge of ISO9001 Knowledge of any of: ISO 45001, ISO 14001 and ISO 13485 and FDA Part 820 Quality Systems is desirable not essential Medical Device quality systems, implementation would be beneficial This role would suit an experienced Quality Engineer or Senior Quality Engineer seeking to progress their career in Quality Systems Management. Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this desirable Quality Engineering position.Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands
Job Title: UX/UI Manager Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for a UX/UI Manager has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in the Pudong region of Shanghai. The individual will be required to lead a team of user experience strategies, as well as interact with Designers and Researchers to research and develop concepts for the new customer experiences and other features for in-vehicle and out-of-vehicle scenarios. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Manage a team to deliver user interface requirements and user experience strategies for my business Conduct user research and evaluations-design and analyse user behaviour, interactions and other elements of product design Partner closely with business, teams to suggest conceptual designs based in functional and business requirements Partner closely with product owners and product managers to refine designs and product requirements Validate research and develop product user experiences and customer interactions SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor or Master of Arts at any of the following: Marketing, Communications, Product Design, Industrial Design, Architecture, Design or Bachelor or Master of Science at any of the following: Software Engineering, Computer Science or similar fields Knowledge of design thinking, user experience design and similar practices Self-learner of in-vehicle and mobility related applications Strong communication and presentation skills to communicate with product managers globally Ability to create a collaborative team environment and under aggressive timelines Accustomed to operating in a product-drive/with agile methodologies Ability to define trends in digital industries, product design and usability to update and adjust product design direction Highly fluent in English and Mandarin; Candidates-flexible with the hours due to time differences between markets Special Knowledge Required: Professional exposure in Product, Product Engineering, Product Design, Digital Design, Marketing, Art, Architecture Experience with rapid prototyping, user research and the interaction 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. Please submit your application with a design portfolio JLDSPermanent / Pudong Xin Qu, China
Job Title: Automotive Design Manager Location: Pudong, Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An exciting opportunity for an Automotive Design Manager has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in the Pudong region of Shanghai. You will join a highly creative, professional environment where a passion for excellence and innovation is fundamental. This leadership role is within the Design Studio and supports the creation of both production and advanced Design programmes. Working closely with your diverse team of Designers and cross-functional partners, you will steer the design production programmes from initial design brief creation through to final surface release. In this role you would manage, mentor and your team to deliver within challenging and complex constraints. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES The delivery of highly emotional exterior and interior designs, meeting often complex, assumptions within a GO-FAST Studio Environment Presentation of design reviews to senior management Curate design, steering your design and modelling teams within the context of design and engineering inputs Deliver design intent through highly collaborative interaction with product, colleagues and outside suppliers SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED A minimum of 5 years' experience as a Senior Designer, experience of working with a global OEM is highly desirable. Strategic thinker and a passion for detail Team-focused, highly organised with exemplary communication skills; written, visual and verbal Proficiency in 3-D modelling tools is highly desired Strong English communication skills in required 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 / Pudong Xin Qu, China
Job Title: Digital Modeller Location: Guangzhou, South China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a Digital Modeller has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in Southern China. The individual will utilise Alias and Catia, looking at the use of body and body parts in 3-D data. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Generation of mass production from point cloud data in clay models and A-Level data Discussion and adjustment of data on engineering feasibility. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Proficient in mass production and development of new numbers Strong knowledge of industrial design engineering. Bachelor Degree or above in related field Proficient in the use of ALIAS Experience in a design position in the automotive industry Ability to communicate daily work in English 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 / Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong
Manufacturing and Process Engineering Manager An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing and Process Engineering Manager with an established engineering but globally expanding company, who are world renowned in the Rail and Construction industries for the design development and manufacture of energy absorption products, based at their Coventry Facilities. The Manufacturing and Process Engineering Manager will lead the UK process engineering team, developing a culture focused on Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and People. Support the UK manufacturing with technical support on all manufacturing issues. Then identify areas of continuous improvement to deliver lead time and cost benefits and ensure the process engineering departments comply with all company processes. They will also remain 'hands-on' with business operations at site level and coaching and member his team members. Key Responsibilities Support Production & Quality in the resolution of day to day quality issues and formulating robust corrective actions. Support the development of an NPI process ensuring all NPI projects are implemented in a controlled manor. Advise and implement new technology/capital plant within the Coventry site and provide technical advice to other sites (Sharing experience on core competency). Identify and manage opportunities for cost-out/cost down. Support all other internal functions / departments. Develop and implement internal process engineering procedures. Develop the Coventry site shop floor layouts to improve efficiency and productivity. Support production to deliver customer requirements. Qualifications Skills and Experience Degree or HNC qualified in Manufacturing or Engineering or equivalent such as a Time Served Apprentice with a minimum of 10 years' experience. Excellent man-management skills. Experience within the aerospace, automotive or equivalent industry Experience of implementing NPI projects and plant. Strong communication skills and be willing to drive innovation and change. Background in batch production in a manufacturing/engineering environment. Knowledge of CNC machining, welding and assembly processes. Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles. Benefits Salary negotiable dependent upon experience. Pension scheme. If you are interested in this role please forward your CV and contact details to Philip Delaloye at or for more details call +44(0)1384446192.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job Title: Clay Modeller Location: Guangzhou, South China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a Clay Modeller has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in Southern China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Making clay models of car exterior and interiors Manufacture of automotive clay models with high precision SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Ability to scan clay models to create mass-produced 3-D Datasets Proven experience in new model, large-scale production and development Strong knowledge of Industrial Design Engineering Bachelor Degree or above in related field Sufficient industrial design background in clay modelling Experience in design position in automotive industry Ability to communicate daily work in English 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 / Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong
Job title: Colour Designer Location: Guangzhou, South China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a Colour Designer has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in Southern China. The individual will be responsible for the design and development of car appearance and interior colours. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Creating new concepts for colour and material design and creating the right image board Designers will also be on the computer to simulate the right image in the software SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Successful candidates will be adept at developing the colours and materials of the cars` exterior and interiors Designers will also be proficient in mass production and development of new numbers, with strong knowledge of industrial design engineering Bachelor Degree or above or same industry working experience Familiar with Photoshop and Illustrator A keen interest in Automotive Design and Development Ability to communicate daily work in English 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 / Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong
Job title: Automotive Exterior and Interior Designer Location: Guangzhou, South China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for an Automotive Exterior and Interior Designer has arisen with this global automobile manufacturer in Southern China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Creating new car sketches and renderings, with proven experience of mass production and development of new numbers. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Bachelor Degree or above Strong knowledge of industrial design engineering. To use ALIAS and turn these ideas into 3-D images Ability to communicate daily work in English 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 / Guangzhou Shi, Guangdong
Junior Account Manager £35,000 - £40,000 Automotive Warwickshire My client is looking for an ambitious Junior Account Manager who is looking to assist in driving revenue in a high-tech, entrepreneurial environment. My client is a niche tier one Automotive supplier focused on electric vehicle technology. Your duties and responsibilities will be the following: Respond to incoming client queries and action appropriately Prepare quotes and supporting the full sales process Developing relationships with OEM, Tier 1 and Tier 2 manufacturers Provide customer feedback to the engineering team regarding product development Assist in account managers for key customers Help deliver a detailed business plan to support company objective, including achieving sales targets We are looking for the following: Someone who is experienced in a Sales/Sales Support function within a Manufacturing environment Knowledge of taking the customer through the quotation process Excellent communication skills Being able to stick to project deadlines and deliver on time Ideally Degree educatedPermanent / Warwickshire, England
Job Title - Purchasing Assistant Hourly rate - £16.19 Location - Birmingham Industry - FMCG An opportunity has arisen for a Purchasing Assistant to work for this international FMCG food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. As Purchasing Assistant you will support the UK Export Team as part of a Brexit project, your key responsibilities will be: To coordinate stock availability with customer orders in line with planned dispatch dates Progress chasing the orders through transport booking with the warehouse team Supporting on organising the movement of stock between warehouses and collation of customs documentation post dispatch of goods In addition to the above you will be a strong and clear communicator, with the ability to handle complex data with quantity and accuracy. You will have the ability to build strong relationships with customers, based on credibility and trust. You will also be an advanced excel user, and have previous experience of working in a customer service or logistics environment. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands
Job title: NX/CAD Design Engineer (Interiors / Moulded Components / Trim) Location: South West Automotive, CAD, NX, Tier 1 / OEM/Industrial Design Engineering Due to the development of a new state of the art vehicle, our Client, a technology leader and pioneering company based in South West requires a creative and innovative Design Engineer with experience NX or CAD. Engineers with knowledge of interior components and systems and with experience of any injection moulded products with a creative approach would be particularly well received. Accountabilities Develop fully detailed CAD models Perform engineering design work relating to configuring, deploying, maintain and updating CAD models. Produce designs that meet targets for concepts, feasibility, packaging, clearance zones, mass, performance, safety, legislation, quality and timing. Generate, update and maintaining accurate CAD models, commodity package and section book. Generate accurate 2d CAD drawing as required. Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with company design, safety, quality, environmental compliance and standards Interact with various departments and stake holders to obtain design information and implement in CAD as appropriate. Skills Experience of generating concepts and converting into robust detailed engineering CAD models. Integrating engineering feasibility into CAD design. Knowledge of plastic material properties and behaviours. Knowledge and experience of dimensional control and tolerancing components at part level, through sub assembly levels and final assembly level. Able to demonstrate independent creative flair to solve complex interface design challenges. Ability to implement innovative design thinking into robust product designs. Self-motivated. Ability to meet project timescales. Able to work as a team and be self-motivated to resolve issues independently. Own CAD issue resolutions. Present finding in a concise, accurate, detailed way. Willing to train in NX as required. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and proactive Engineer to join a company enjoying huge expansion and develop their career. In return for their experience, motivation and hard work, this South West-based innovative automotive company will offer you: great basic salary/rate plus bonus and benefits an excellent working environment that focuses on innovation and creativity Career progression and development Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of delivering plastic products ideally within the Automotive Interiors arena and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about this role, please contact Chiara Caterisano at Jonathan Lee RecruitmentPermanent / Bristol, England
Job Title: Senior Designer - Automotive Location: Shanghai, China Permanent Salary: Excellent (DOE) An unmissable opportunity for a Senior Designer has arisen with Italy`s supplier of style and engineering services in the automotive industry. Due to the steady growth in the Chinese market, they have expanded their operations into the heart of the automotive district in Shanghai, China. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: With free hand-drawn and Photoshop Sketch and renderings Express high levels of creativity Work closely with studio engineering to find solutions that can be put into production Work on a wide range of production and advanced design Solutions High flexibility in the overall design process: from styling recommendations to detail solutions Guide all design processes, from the sketch phase to the CAS 3D Modelling, and then to A Grade surface SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Has a wealth of automotive design experience, preferably at the international level (OEM) Have production experience and advanced design plan Passion for automotive design and innovative approaches to innovation Willing to keep learning and have the ability to face complex challenges to make a difference Proactive, talented, proactive and able to be part of an international team Able to deliver under tight time constraints Excellent visual communication skills Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Industrial, Product or Transport Design required Fluent in English 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 / Shanghai, China
Test Equipment Development Engineer - Permanent - Aerospace & Defence - Attractive A Test Equipment Development Engineer is required to join an established company with a strong reputation in the aerospace and defence sectors. The successful candidate will be joining to assist in the development of test equipment and rigs to the highest standards. Responsibilities of the Test Equipment Development Engineer will include the following: Design and development of new assembly and electronics hardware & test equipment. Develop and write software primarily using LabView. Provide drawings, software listings and technical support for assembly and test equipment. Work alongside repair, maintenance and calibration test teams. The Test Equipment Development Engineer should have the following skills or experience: BSc Degree in Electronics/Electrical Engineering or equivalent Experience in an electronics design role for safety critical engineering applications. Experience using LabView and Excellent communication skills. Experience in an engineering environment Computer literate with software programming experience Ability to fault find to component level with little or no drawing cover. A desire to develop a career in the field of Test Equipment Development Engineering This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of electronic test design to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Gloucestershire based company will offer the successful Test Equipment Development Engineer. Competitive salary Annual bonus scheme Health plan The opportunity to work on exciting cutting-edge technology projects Interviews for the Test Equipment Development Engineer will commence with immediate effect with a view to starting as soon as possible. For further information on the Test Equipment Development Engineer position please contact Peter Heap on my direct line 01384 446102 at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Permanent / Gloucestershire, England
Verification Specialist - Import/Export £negotiable hourly rate Off-Highway Peterborough An opportunity has arisen for a Verification Specialist to work for a leading manufacturer of off-highway equipment based in the Peterborough area. As a Verification Specialist, you will be validating and approving export and import freight invoices covering material being imported to our Peterborough site from our worldwide supplier base in line with pre-defined Sarbanes Oxley rules. Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Review incoming freight invoices for inbound and outbound material. Validate service has been incurred by checking internal databases to prove material has been received or shipped from site. Check Proof of Delivery has been supplied if required. Checking pre-agreed rate cards to ensure invoice matches. Identifying non-standard transport and checking Special Transport Form for agreed rate. Adherence to local departmental metrics on invoice grief resolution. Producing weekly reports to summarise grief levels and ageing. Supporting Month-end Accrual Process. Querying discrepant invoices with carriers Investigating unapproved invoices by engaging with key business contacts to understand material lane and drive resolution / payment Raise manual payment requests where required Act as a champion for compliance at all times. Work with key stakeholders to ensure they understand the end to end transport process and drive process discipline. Required Skills / Experience Numerate and PC literate Knowledge and understanding of Incoterms Experience of Export and Import Processes Microsoft Excel knowledge to Intermediate Level Able to work with both speed and accuracy Able to display tenacity when trying to resolve queries Ability to build relationships with key internal and external process partners Desired Experience of working with ERP/MRP systems. Experience of working with International Freight and carriers. This is a 6-month rolling contract, requiring demonstrable skills in export and import processes. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Job title: Commodity Sourcing Manager Salary Range: Competitive Location: Birmingham Global Aerospace Company A Commodity Sourcing Manager is required with extensive knowledge of raw material commodity management and Goods Inward operational management within a manufacturing environment. Candidates with experience of the rubber industry would be well received. This company, a global leader based in Birmingham requires a motivated, analytical and detailed Commodity Sourcing Manager with commodity management and Goods In experience for this permanent role. As the Commodity Sourcing Manager, you will be required to: Support the Procurement Manager in managing the procurement of all direct raw materials and commodities from a global supply base. Manage the Goods In function. Negotiate and formulate contracts of supply and terms and conditions. Ensure raw materials are delivered on time and to specification. The Commodity Sourcing Manager should have the following skills or experience: Goods In operational management. Raw Material Commodity Management. International contract negotiations. In direct and direct material purchase experience. MCIPS or part CIPS qualified. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Commodity Management within a fast-paced manufacturing environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Birmingham based 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 Commodity Management including Goods In operational management within a manufacturing environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Commodity Sourcing Managers role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 155.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
Automotive Buyers - Automotive OEM Great rates of pay - DOE Contract for 6 months + Location: Wiltshire This is an exciting opportunity for influential procurement professional to provide on-site support for our Automotive client in the Wiltshire. The Role: You will be responsible to set up the buying process and the sourcing of the supplier base. You will negotiate the VFM on piece, tool and design and delivery. Negotiate and support T&C's Manage document control - issue and have returned RFQ's, ESAs etc The Person: Experience buyer with a strong automotive background Experience of Colour and Trim Ideally have experience of sourcing fabrics, internal leather, cloth and wood Is expected to have Proven Cost management experience Full member of CIPS or working towards it Please click in the link to apply or call Lois Weston for more information 01384446119.Contract / Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Project Engineer 3 Year FTC FMCG Oxfordshire £45,000 to £65,000 + benefits (Day rate considered) We are delighted to continue our partnership with one of the fastest growing FMCG businesses in Europe, employing over 10,000 people, in more than 50 factories producing close to 2million tonnes of product per year across the globe. It has never been a better time to join, with a strong business acquisition programme ongoing, a forward order book that is at breaking point and a brand that has gone from strength to strength, time has come to invest in their capabilities here in the UK. To maintain the speed of growth they have seen over the last 2 years, a significant CAPEX programme is due to be undertaken in the next 5 years. To support this growth, we are now looking for a Project Engineer to report into the Project Engineering Manager on a 3-year Fixed Term Contract About the role Own, manage and install capital engineering projects from £10k to £5 million within approved budgets and agreed timescales by working closely with departmental heads Work with the Site Operations Team to identify opportunities for capital investment that drive improvements in all areas of the business - safety/people/quality/service/cost Control the activities and standard of work of third party contractors on site by ensuring adherence to statutory compliance, hygiene and Health and Safety legislation and best practice. Ensure that the appropriate inductions and site familiarisation have been completed. Liaise with the purchasing function as required to ensure maximum value on the purchase of goods and services About you A broad engineering knowledge covering mechanical, electrical and site services specialisms Project engineering experience within a food or processing manufacturing environment Operational knowledge of CDM, H & S legislation and best practice Competency in the use of AutoCad and Microsoft Project Experience of PLC's (preferably Siemens) Have effective communication, impact and influencing skills Ability to control budgets, to forecast and to plan work Effective time management and organisational skills Ideally hold HND or degree equivalent in a technical/engineering discipline Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Electrical, Mechanical and Site Services, experience of significant CAPEX projects up to £10m and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer role, please contact Scott Williams at Jonathan Lee Recruitment PSC17Permanent / Oxfordshire, England
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