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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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Job title: Cooling Systems Specialist Salary Range: Up to £24.14 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain An opportunity has become available for a Cooling Systems Subject Matter Expert to join a global automotive OEM. The Cooling Systems team is part of the Power Train Systems Engineering group. The primary purpose of this group is to provide the technical backbone for all Cooling Systems. It provides initial system and component strategy and ongoing support throughout the development cycle. Ensuring robust deployment of technology in support of all vehicle plans. Role responsibilities to include: Liaise with vehicle programme teams to agree targets (quality, function, cost, weight) and define strategy. Lead the quality planning activities including component FMEA and Design Rules and Standards- visit supplier sites as required. Develop and enhance Design Rules, standards and processes for area of expertise. Support benchmarking, design reviews and ongoing product quality improvements. Support System Strategy and develop commodity strategy with purchase. Work with Research team, Advance engineering teams, Vehicle Packaging and suppliers to develop feasible design assumptions for future Heat Exchangers. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Knowledge of vehicle design and thermal testing. Knowledge of cooling systems, ideally in automotive applications. Knowledge of electrified powertrains. Knowledge of PTSE Component/System design (including plastics) would be beneficial. Product Development experience and/or awareness. Experience and working knowledge of FMEA processes. CAE & CFD experience. Good working knowledge of IT systems - WERS, eFDVS, AIMS, RMDV2. Current Driving Licence. Please contact James Tilley for details. 35528Contract / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Cooling Systems Engineer Salary Range: Up to £25.96 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain A Cooling Systems Engineer opportunity has become available for a global automotive OEM. Position Description: Own and manage of the introduction of Cooling system circuit designs into applications from concept through to delivery. Manage the cooling functional attributes via technical meetings, driving alignment between teams and documented with minutes. Create and maintain circuit diagrams as a central source of information. Create Engineering Standards as required and ensure that designs meet the requirements providing supporting evidence. Use 1D simulation to design and develop cooling systems prior to hardware availability. Support vehicle launch at pilot build and manufacturing plant as the main source of cooling system technical knowledge. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Sound understanding of the Design and Development Process - this lead role will call upon a good engineering knowledge to include system operation and performance function. Self-motivated and adaptable to changing demands - this role interfaces with many other COC's and suppliers and will required a person who is highly driven with clear goals. Able to demonstrate a basic knowledge of Project Management and a strong disciplined approach to engineering delivery. Powertrain experience. Experience of pressure charged engine systems. Knowledge of powertrain cooling systems and performance testing. Experience and working knowledge of development processes. Please contact James Tilley for detailsContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Senior Powertrain CAD Design Engineer (Air Intake) - 35508 Rate - up to £28.71/hour Ltd Co Position Description: To support Powertrain Air Intake department with CAD modelling. Packaging and tool design feasibility, including releasing drawings in CATIA V5/6 and TCE. Applicant must have CAD (Catia V5) and preferably Catia V6 Design and surfacing experience to allow moulding supplier to ""make to print"". Applicant must have previous experience of injection and blow moulding component design and have the knowledge to design plastic parts with manufacturability and packaging in mind. Skills Required: 3 Key Skills Required Catia V5 Experience in the Design of Plastic Components Evidence of understanding of design for manufacture for plastic components Experience Required: CAD CATIA V5 / Team Centre Engineering - (Tce) Release of Engineering drawings to support ""make to print"" components. History as a CAD designer/engineer for a major OEM or supplier. Minimum 2 years CATIA V5. Experience Preferred: Experience in injection and blow moulding. Tooling design in support of blow and injection moulded components CATIA V6. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Coventry, West Midlands
Workshop Mechanic Manufacturing Stoke on Trent Permanent Salary Negotiable depending on experience Jonathon Lee are currently recruiting on behalf of a International Manufacturing company for x3 Workshop Mechanics. This is a Permanent role with immediate starts available for the right candidate. This is an excellent opportunity to join a Large Manufacturer who are looking to grow their teams due to business expansion. Duties as a Workshop Mechanic will be: Inspect, Service & Repair HGV Vehicles Inspect, maintain & repair all company vehicles & fleet Ensure all compliance details are completed Ensure all company vehicles are driven & operated at all times in according to road traffic laws An ideal Workshop Mechanic will have: Previous experience of working with HGV vehicles Have previous Inspection & Repair experience Previous experience of MOT's Welding experience Good organisation & be able to work to strict deadlines Be able to work well individually & as part of a team This is an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Workshop Mechanic to join a well-established business. If you have previous experience or qualifications within Mechanics then please apply today Immediate interviews availablePermanent / Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
BIW CAD Design Engineer - 34789 - up to £24.51/hr - Body Engineering A Body In White (BIW) Design Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Min 2 Years Automotive Body Structures (BIW) Design experience Min 2 Years Catia V5 or V6 Experience Experience of Teamcenter preferred Experience Required: Experience of automotive sheet metal pressing design. Experience of B.I.W stamping and construction processes. A working knowledge of TCe and Digibuck or similar. Knowledge of FPDS / GPDS project management process Engineering Degree or equivalent. In return for your experience we can offer: Long term contract initially until March 2019 with potential to be renewed yearly Experience working with a leading automotive company 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 sponsorship. For more information and to apply for this role please contact Rachel MeachamContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
CAD & CAE Project Engineer (Chassis) - 35300 - up to £21.50/hr - Chassis Engineering As a CAD & CAE Project Engineer (Chassis) you will support the team to deliver robust, efficient components that meet or exceed performance targets, on-time and on-quality. This means the role requires a high level of detailed engineering design knowledge that can be applied across all platforms, to work with team members and supporting functions, component optimisation and engineering sign off for components. The CAD & CAE Project Engineer (Chassis) is responsible for the design and development of the CAD & CAE from concept to production and must ensure a robust DVP for signoff. In addition to this there will also be involvement with setting direction for new programmes, through leading the FMA (formally APC) function. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Experience of robust detailed component design (ideally of cast, forged and pressed metal components plus plastic mouldings). CATIA & CAE experience. Experience in creating and reviewing component drawings with knowledge of datum systems and tolerancing. Experience of component design to deliver performance attributes (durability, stiffness, weight, cost) Experience Required: Candidates will ideally be educated to degree level. Experience of component project management. Effective communication and team working skills. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
CAD Design Engineer (EDS / Wire Harness) Location - Coventry & Gaydon Rate - up to £40 per hour A Global Tier 1 Automotive supplier is looking for a number of EDS CAD Design Engineers to strengthen their team. These will be long term rolling contracts, paying very competitive rates dependent upon experience. OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB To robustly design and electrically model the wire harness in line with the required timing, resolving all engineering issues in a cost and weight efficient manner. SCOPE OF THE POSITION Responsibility to design appropriate routing and packaging of vehicle wire harnesses and associated components, within the limitations of customer design & manufacturing requirements. Working alongside the Project Engineer to ensure the design of the wire harness, reporting to the Engineering Project Lead. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES Design and package EDS, Wire Harnesses and associated components to required electrical modeling standard. Design using DFMEA principles to ensure robust design. Support virtual build events and packaging activities to ensure the harness meets cost & weight targets while ensuring design robustness Manage and resolve engineering issues on harness in a timely manner Ensure accurate translation of design into 2D print Preparing Engineering Change proposals Take Responsibility to ensure harness design meets customer design requirements e.g. design manual, Electrical & Electronic Distribution System (EEDS) guidelines, SDS. Deliver a cost & weight efficient design for allocated harness REQUIRED SKILLS AIMS, ECR's & Release process Quality tools such as APQP, DFMEA, 8D Cost understanding Ability to read and use engineering specifications & drawings Certified to use CATIA V5/ V6 Certified to use Electrical Work Bench Trained and Certified to utilize Team Centre (TCe) To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Coventry, West Midlands
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Rotating shifts - FMCG Manufacturing - Northallerton - Salaries Circa £38k to £40k basic. We have opportunities available at this North Yorkshire based manufacturing business for Maintenance Engineers to support the ongoing delivery of uninterrupted, fault free manufacturing. We are keen to hear from Engineers ideally with experience of FMCG type manufacturing environments such as food, beverage, consumer goods, consumer durable goods, packaging or similar. The environment is mostly automated and produces its product at speed and in volume. We are looking for multi skilled Engineers with experience of PLC/SCADA/HMI manufacturing environments however we will consider both mechanical and electrical bias. You will ideally be trained via a recongnised apprenticeship or similar although other routes will be considered. To be successfully recruited into the position you must however be able to demonstrate experience of both reactive and preventative maintenance in a modern manufacturing environment. In return we will offer you a £38k starting basic salary increasing to £40k after your probationary period plus regular overtime, training and development. For more information or to apply please click the apply now button to submit your CV to Phil Bloomer at Jonathan Le Recruitment for a quick and confidential response.Permanent / Northallerton, North Yorkshire
An Internal Sales Engineer is required with knowledge of Defence or automotive or similar sectors and functional safety. Candidates with experience of working within an engineering department would be well received. Due to continued growth within this sector, this company, a pioneering global engineering and research company based in Nuneaton requires a self-motivated and people focused Sales Engineer with Engineering, commercial or project management experience for a new permanent role. As an Internal Sales Engineer you will be required to: Prepare and deliver proposals in support of the Functional Safety chief engineers. Deliver sales support leading to targeted order intake. Report on global commercial sales activities and progress across a variety of areas, The Internal Sales Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Education to NVQ level or equivalent in Business Administration or Customer Service. GCSEs or equivalent to include English, Mathematics, Physics, Business Studies and IT. Experience of delivering a high standard of proposal writing. Excellent reporting and analysis skills. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of working as a Sales Engineer to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Nuneaton-based engineering company will offer you a salary of circa £20000-30000 depending on experience. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of functional safety and working as a sales engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Internal Sales Engineer role, please contact Claire Male at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446131.Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
**EDS Engineer** Getting frustrated with the daily hustle and bustle of getting into Gaydon, but would still like to work in the Midlands? Do you have extensive wiring design experience using VeSys2, Zuken e3 or ARCADIA? If so, we have an exciting opportunity to join a highly innovative engineering team who are leaders and experts in their field creating vehicles that are one of a kind. You will be working on a project which is at an early concept stage and will have the opportunity to influence and see the programme through to production. Experience required Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or relevant discipline and at least ten years of experience in the field or in a related area. Understanding of a low volume research and development and manufacturing environment. Use of 3D design tools such as CATIA V5 desirable. Extensive experience of Wiring design, drawing and simulation tools is essential i.e. VeSys2, Zuken e3, ARCADIA etc. Strong understanding of Automotive Electrical wiring and network systems. Vehicle electrical circuit creation, analysis and wiring harness delivery.Contract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Job Title: Technical Sales Manager A global leadership opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. As Technical Sales Manager, you will play a global leadership role in the development of business growth objectives whilst developing customer valued solutions. You will require an extensive understanding of off-highway diesel engines to be considered for this role. Salary: £64,000 to £78,000 plus 31% STIP and car allowance, plus many other benefits that include (pension, share and stock options) Industry: Off Highway Diesel Engines Location: Peterborough, Seguin, Shanghai - Relocation within country may be available What's the role? You will represent the company with customers, at internal and external conferences, university initiatives etc. to present topics on business, technologies and industry. You will develop collaborative relationships with, and be a trusted advisor to customers powertrain teams. You will work closely with sales managers to initiate and develop sales opportunities, your responsibility will be on delivering the Perkins Brand Value of superior technical collaboration to OEMs, to increase customer satisfaction. You will be an internal sponsor for key customer issues related to product, technology, strategy and quality and will use your influence to get these issues resolved. You will collaborate with peers using your industry knowledge to develop new design and/or technologies that will be seen as major advances in our competitive markets. Your decisions will influence warranties, patents, leveraging new technologies, sales and customer perception and will consider regional variances within our target markets. You will deliver state of the art design, development and research projects and ensure consistent proactive ways to advance technologies and conveying messages of value to your customers. Skills, experience and qualifications you will have. Engineering or Technical related degree. Progressive engineering experience in multiple, highest regulated engine introduction cycles. Experience working within a large organisation, and a multi-disciplinary sales team. Able to develop and deliver a technical sales message for off highway diesel engines. Excellent communication and influencing skills at all levels of senior management Ability to engage with customers, understand customer needs and translate those needs into product and technical requirements. Strong understanding of off-highway diesel engines in the industrial sector. An understanding of the off-highway diesel engine competitor markets. Be able to identify individual customer needs and tailor a compelling message on product strategy, product features and company benefits, and present with impact. The ability to provide developmental training of colleagues and present at conferences and seminars. Please contact James Tilley for more information. Visa/Sponsorship is not available - Candidates must be permanently eligible to work within the country they are applying for.Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Job title: Switchgear Systems Engineer Hourly Rate: £25.00- £28.68ph Location: Gaydon Electrical A Switchgear Systems Engineer is required with experience of Switchgear specific development processes and be confident in the application of PCDS, DVP and Gateway disciplines to support project delivery. Candidates with experience in the Automotive industry would be well received. Due to expansion this company, a global OEM based in Gaydon requires a Switch-gear Systems Engineer with good understanding of automotive communication networks such as CAN and LIN. The Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Demonstrable technical delivery experience, hardware and software in the automotive industry. Good Project Management skills. Able to communicate confidently at all levels within the business and the supply base. 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 Electrical Systems Engineer role (35576) please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156.Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire
Job Title: Technical Sales / Project Consultant Location: Dudley Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Technical Sales / Project consultant to work for our client at their site in Dudley, they are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join their busy technical sales team, and looking for someone with experience with Valves and the Pressure Market. Key Skills: Solving complex technical problems in a systematic way Technical valve and actuator expertise Product design and development Project and contract management Strong consulting and needs assessment skills Key Duties: Sourcing and procurement Design and adaption of unique valve and actuation packages Management of large projects and contracts specialising within the water and process sectors Technical support and consultancy On site surveys with occasional onsite actuator/valve commissioning Stock profiles and stock management Marketing and valve training Utility framework management 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 / Dudley, West Midlands
Role Title: Assistant Financial Controller Location: Rocester, Staffordshire An opportunity has arisen for an assistant financial controller to work alongside the Financial Controller and General Manager at Wootton Organics Wholesale Ltd, part of the JCB group. This is a newly created, exciting role to support the business strategy through the management of a lean, efficient and effective business. The role will be key to improving financial and operating reporting and an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to add significant value to the business. Responsibilities as an Assistant Financial Controller: - Ensure robust financial and systems controls are in place, and are in accordance with Group policies and procedures. - Identify and drive cost down initiatives through the process of standard costing - Produce monthly financial statements and balance sheet reconciliations in a timely manner. - Co-ordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts. - Manage the year end process and statutory accounts preparation, including corporation tax. - Ensure accurate external reporting to HMRC including VAT, Intrastat, CIS, and EC Sales. - Implement appropriate controls in order to monitor and maximise cashflow. - Ensure appropriate controls and reporting are in place to manage overhead costs in line with business strategy. About you: - Fully qualified accountant with experience of cost accounting in a manufacturing environment is essential - Knowledge of agriculture and farm accounting would be beneficial - First class attention to detail and a strong focus on accuracy - Ability to present data in a meaningful and concise manner - Excellent spreadsheet and data analytical skills required - Enthusiastic, positive and driven by an eagerness to learn and develop - An aptitude to communicate effectively across all levels and functions within the business What's in it for you? To say thank you for your hard work, we will work with you to support your career progression and development. We will also provide a competitive salary, company pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company's healthy living centre and 33 days annual leave. JCB: Building a Brighter Future JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. Recruitment Agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged soon. If you have knowledge of this area and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Assistant Financial Controller role, please contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384446119.Permanent / Staffordshire, England
We are currently seeking an experienced Powertrain Cost Engineer to work for a specialised Research and Analysis company based in London and Northants. As a key member of the Cost to Compliance organization you will be responsible for developing complex cost model for current and future powertrain technologies that improves fuel economy for global market. Duties and Responsibilities: Analysis of historical powertrain systems cost and develops cost comparisons to support future cost estimation Establishes reasonableness of cost ("should cost") and makes recommendations for cost data positions by developing cost model which change on exogenous and endogenous factor Participates in cost reviews with wider team, internal teams, and supplier representatives for conducting interview , questionnaire that are required to support cost models Develops Cost BOMs to analyze powertrain system level costs based on geometric or non-geometric data assumptions Compiles and analyses statistical cost data from multiple table, datasets and indexes. Source documentation verifying proposal cost estimates Perform and manage Cost Analysis and Optimization projects Perform cost calculation for components: Machined, sheet-metal, cast parts cable assembly and printed circuit board assembly Direct the development of new cost estimating methods, tools and techniques and research and collect historical cost data on powertrain programs to support cost estimates and affordability assessments. Lead the development and research statistical tools and estimating methodologies based on historical product costs and schedules, and technical data. Document, communicate, and defend/negotiate cost estimating products to decision makers and senior leaders Manage the version control , quality check before Product launch and data upload timeline Qualifications B.S or M.S. in engineering or related in engineering field required Charted Cost engineering from Association of Cost Engineers is preferred Experience with machined, sheet-metal and cast parts. Experience with cost analysis tools and software. Experience in developing database in MS Access, Tableau Writer etc. 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing cost engineering function (i.e. - Cost Engineer, Cost Engineering Practitioner, Project Controls Engineer, etc.) is required. Previous directly related experience within aerospace manufacturing is highly preferred. Previous experience with Lean, Six Sigma principles is highly preferred. Previous experience in Parametric Cost Modelling is highly preferred. Previous experience in analyzing recurring and non-recurring cost is required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working knowledge and familiarity with "Should Cost" analysis. Excellent oral and written communication skills, Strong analytical skills, Strong attention to detail. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Tableau Understanding on any commercial cost model package is essential Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, CATIA models Ability to conduct research independently on cost estimation forecast Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Ability to work with all levels of the organization This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established and highly respected organisation in a role that will provide variety and potential personal development for the right person. Salary and benefits package is commensurate with experience level.Permanent / Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Senior Engineer - Control - Leamington Spa - £ 45-50k DOE A Senior Engineer - Control is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Operating in a variety of sectors including supporting some of the world's premium car manufacturers, our client uses expert knowledge to provide a full product engineering and development service. As Senior Engineer - Control, you will work on the specification, design, development and calibration of driveline and transmission control systems. An increasing proportion of the work will be in the area of powertrain and hybrid technology. As Senior Engineer - Control - you will be required to Provide effective control engineering solutions to engineering challenges. Implement model-based design techniques for automotive applications. Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects, including developing customer relationships. Take responsibility for delivery of key software components. Produce high quality documentation and communicate effectively to client companies. As Senior Engineer - Control you will have 1st Class Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. A sound understanding of vehicle systems and vehicle powertrain. An understanding of automatic transmission operation and the associated control requirements. A high level of skill in algorithm modelling ( MATLAB, Simulink, Stateflow) What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic high-profile projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Control Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Software Developer -Vehicle Interior Functions - Midlands - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Software Developer is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of automotive design and development. The successful candidate will contribute to the engineering of high performance embedded systems for innovative applications including sports cars and special-purpose vehicles. As Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions you will Produce embedded software for 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontrollers using established company design practices and software life-cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards; Interpret system requirements, in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers, to generate software requirements. Implement code using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments; Generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the "V" life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests; Generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process; Participation in FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques. As Software Developer- Vehicle Interior Functions you will have A Degree in an appropriate science or engineering discipline; Proven experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment; Experience of programming using C, C++ and assembly languages; Experience using requirements management and specification tools e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody, MKS Integrity and configuration management tools e.g. MKS and software analysis methodologies e.g. Yourdon SASD or UML; Experience in the use of model-based development tools e.g. Mathworks Simulink & Stateflow, dSpace TargetLink; Experience of AUTOSAR and software test verification tools; Experience with CAN based test tools e.g. CANalyser, CANape, CANoe; An ability to interpret circuit schematics and understand the basic operation of electronics hardware, especially microprocessor peripheral support circuitry; Good test and analysis skills and a high level of proficiency at written and verbal communication. A team player with the ability to work unsupervised and capable of contributing to multiple activities simultaneously. Suitably qualified and experienced Software Developers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Lichfield, Staffordshire
Electrical Design Engineer - Hinckley - £ Competitive DOE An Electrical Design Engineer is required for a vehicle design and manufacturing company. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly-talented individual to work on existing and future products of this iconic British motorcycle brand. As Electrical Design Engineer, you will have a vital, varied and exciting role developing the next generation of this well-loved and class-leading motorcycle. As Electrical Design Engineer - you will be required to Design and develop whole vehicle electrical circuits. Produce high level design and specification of a wide variety of electrical/electronic components and systems. Layout wiring harnesses and associated electrical systems on the motorcycle. Work alongside manufacturing departments and worldwide suppliers to ensure timely introduction of new components and systems. As Electrical Design Engineer - you will have A degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent experience. Strong communication and technical reporting skills, including the ability to communicate with overseas suppliers. A flexible approach and excellent troubleshooting skills. Experience in MATLAB, CAN, C is highly desirable. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Electrical Design Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Hinckley, Leicestershire
Systems Test and Validation Engineer - Hinckley - £ Competitive DOE A Systems Test and Validation Engineer is required for a vehicle design and manufacturing company. Highly-talented individuals are required to ensure the future growth of this iconic British motorcycle brand. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer, you will have a vital, varied and exciting role developing the next generation of this well-loved and class-leading motorcycle. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer - you will be required to Identify effective test strategies for a given component / system. Create appropriate test plans. Run manual and automated tests, collate and analyse results. Create functional specifications and other systems-related documents to a high standard. Conduct whole bike practical tests. Roll out software updates. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer - you will have A degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience. Experience in either a development or test automation role. Excellent trouble shooting skills. Experience in creating software test plans. Proficiency in C, C++, CAN highly desirable. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Systems Test and Validation Engineer should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Hinckley, Leicestershire
Senior / Principal Hydraulic Systems Engineer - Leamington Spa - £ DOE A Hydraulic Systems Engineer is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Operating in a variety of sectors including supporting some of the world's premium car manufacturers, our client uses expert knowledge to provide a full product engineering and development service. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer, you will work on the design, simulation and validation of hydraulic systems for transmission and driveline systems. An increasing proportion of the work will be in the area of powertrain and hybrid technology. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer - you will be required to Demonstrate a sound understanding of vehicle systems and vehicle powertrain. Specify, design and validate complex hydraulic components. Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects as well as generating and maintaining customer relationships. Understand the principles of electronic control systems, which interface to hydraulic systems. Lead design and simulation reviews, concept generation and sign-off technical reports. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer you will have Knowledge of MATLAB\Simulink\Stateflow for algorithm design and model-based design techniques for automotive applications. Knowledge of Amesim / SimScape Hydraulics libraries is desirable. Experience of IS026262 / IS013849 / CANape and INCA advantageous. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Hydraulic Systems Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Fleet and Support Process Coordinator Paying up to £16.70 per hour ltd/umbrella Gaydon An opportunity has arisen for a Fleet and Support Process Coordinator to provide support to a large international automotive manufacturing organisation based in the Warwickshire area. The opportunity is to last for a minimum of 12 months for an hourly rate of up to £16.70 DOE. Role responsibilities: Administration Record management Support of workshops Candidate profile: Degree qualification Similar background Excellent communication skills Project management experience Able to work to tight deadlines Proactive self-starter MS Office skillsContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Project Leader - 35322 Gaydon Paying up to £22.50 A Project Leader - 35322 with experience of process mapping is required to provide support to a manufacturing market leader on a temporary basis for just over 12 months in Gaydon and paying up to £22.50 per hour. The Project Leader will have the following responsibilities; Provide support interface between Engineering, Programme, Design and Plant Launch, and assist in the resolution of cross functional specs / technical / manufacturing issues Work with Design, Engineering and Marketing to develop product proposals and business cases Lead cross functional delivery of future vehicle features to drive innovative technology to market Manage programme deliverables to project gateways Identify, manage and mitigate project risks Support programme change control process The ideal candidate will have: Have experience documenting processes, using process flow software Managing multiple tasks Excellent communication skills Strong IT skills including Excel and Word proficiencyContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Data Administrator - 35357 Whitley, Coventry Paying up to £14.50 12 month contract A Data Administrator - 35357 with experience of process mapping is required to provide support to a manufacturing market leader on a temporary basis for just over 12 months in Whitley and paying up to £14.50 per hour. The Project Leader will have the following responsibilities; Acting as a key member of the HR Direct Lifecycle And Transaction Team you will be responsible for supporting the end-to-end administration for data subject access requests, pre-action disclosure requests and other information requests from third parties The collation of employee data from a number of sources which will then need to be reviewed to determine which document should be disclosed The ideal candidate will have: Ideally have a degree qualification Have experience with high volume administration within a HR environment Data request administration experience would be beneficial Excellent communication skills Strong attention to detail Able to demonstrate the ability to manage own workload prioritising effectivelyContract / Coventry, West Midlands
Finance Analyst - 35488 Paying up to £22.30 6 month contract initially Gaydon Are you looking for a Finance Analyst role with a large international manufacturing company based in Gaydon? An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Analyst to provide support to a growing and busy department for a period of circa six months. The role is temporary and paying up to £22.30 per hour. What you will be doing: Operate daily process that checks the completeness and accuracy of data coming in from the business Engage with business teams to resolve issues with incoming data and help drive activities to improve first time through Participate in testing of system and/or process changes to help identify and resolve defects prior to release to wider business Assist in the creation and maintenance of local work instructions and how-to guides to support day to day tasks Help manage changes requests coming in from end users Provide education and advice to business users to allow them to benefit fully from the new system Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their role as may be requested from time to time Candidate profile: Degree qualification Experience of working in a finance function. An individual, who works independently, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance Strong communication skills both written and verbal An effective team player, actively leads, develops and supports team membersContract / Gaydon, Warwickshire
Logistics Operations Manager Solihull Up to £49 per hour umbrella/ltd A Logistics Operations Manager is required to provide support for our world class automotive client based in Solihull. The Logistics Operations Manager opportunity is an on-going contract for an hourly rate of up to £49 DOE. What you will be doing: Acting as the key operational contact between the UK warehouse, UK press shops and freight Coordinate and manage pallet flows from each site ensuring the right number of pallets are in the right place at the right time Manage the scheduling of parts between the UK warehouse and Solihull marketplace Communicate and enforce project plans and processes to UK warehouse team Manage the third-party logistics provider for the UK warehouse and ensure it is setup for requirements Manage the communications with freight regarding collection times and frequencies Candidate profile: Strong educational background or solid experience is required Experience of managing logistics change projects Experience of managing warehouse operations Strong Excel and Word skills Proficient with SAP and other systems Highly analytical Able to work in a fast paced environment Problem solverContract / Solihull, West Midlands
Mechanical Design Engineer - Machine Tool Design - FTC - Rugby - £Competitive I am seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer who has the proven experience within machine tool design Our client is a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry who offers unique systems competence in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics, and thermal management. What You Will Do: As Mechanical Design Engineer - Machine Tool Design The design of advanced machine tool with consideration for manufacturing and assembly requirements. Provide design support for innovative manufacturing techniques. To lead and manage small to medium machine build and development projects Agree targets including cost, performance and lead time and manage projects to achieve them Monthly and quarterly reporting on progress To create concept and detailed design drawing using CAD 2D/3D, solid modelling techniques, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing What You Will Need: As Mechanical Design Engineer - Machine Tool Design HND required, Degree is desirable At least 2 years industry experience, preferably gained within an automotive environment Relevant Design experience, ideally within machine tool development Experience of major CAD system such as Inventor, SolidWorks or Creo Experience working with metal processing (preferred). Excellent communication and presentation skills What You Will Get: As Mechanical Design Engineer - Machine Tool Design Competitive salary depending on experience Tailored professional development Extensive benefits package Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Mechanical Design Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterContract / Rugby, Warwickshire
A renowned specialist innovator and a market leader in their chosen field. Employing over 14,000 professionals in over 40 countries worldwide. Our client are at the forefront of 4IR as a manufacturer and supplier of a number of high precision and high value machine, devices and services used in both professional, research and every day life settings through the supply of industrial metal detection systems primarily for the food and x-ray business sectors. Due to ongoing and sustained success, an opening for an experienced Project Manager/Contracts Manager has arisen at the companies Royston offices. Fundamentally the main responsibility of the Project Managers within our business is to ensure that projects are managed utilising the Project Management Competencies of Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, Risk, Resource Planning, Communications, and procurement in order to successfully complete project deliverable as planned. On average our Project Managers are responsible for up to 20 projects for our valued customers across the globe where you can also lead on the contracts side of these projects as they work from concept through to handover. If you possess the following experience and character traits then we want to hear from you: Experience in Project Managing the full life cycle of new capital equipment solutions Experience of working within a technically challenging B2B, fast paced environment Proven commercial and technical acumen (ideally demonstrated in an instrumentation/electronics environment) Hold high career aspirations and be looking for a company to nurture and develop you In return we can offer the following: Highly competitive salary range and pay progression opportunities 3 - 8% company pension contribution 25 days holiday rising with service On site parking and facilities Excellent career development and training opportunities both at home and abroad This role will make up a vital part of the award winning Product Inspection Division where you will be able to help further increase the companies profitability and global market reach. Furthermore, this is a great time to join the team based in Royston as they have very exciting projects in the pipeline and look forward to welcoming an ambitious and experienced professional to their already high-performing team. 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 based in Royston then we would like to hear from you. Please 'apply' now or for more information please contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.Permanent / Royston, Hertfordshire
Quality Engineer Worcester Competitive Package Leading aerospace parts manufacturer A Quality Engineer is required with knowledge of quality systems and internal auditing. Candidates with experience of the aerospace industry will be well received. Due to growth, our client, a leading manufacturer of high-quality aerospace and defence products, is seeking a Quality Engineer on a permanent basis to ensure a culture of quality improvement across the business as a whole. As the Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for: Maintaining and improving quality systems in accordance with AS9100 Managing customer complaints and returns Conducting internal audits Producing accurate KPI's Leading root cause analysis and resolving non-conformance issues Key skills and experience required for the Quality Engineer: Experience as a quality engineer within a similar industry Knowledge and experience of aerospace quality standards would be highly desirable HND or degree-level qualification in a relevant subject, or equivalent experience Demand for this position will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of aerospace quality systems and would like to be considered, please apply today, or for further information, please contact Sarah Davies at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 143.Permanent / Worcestershire, England
A renowned specialist innovator and a market leader in their chosen field. Employing over 14,000 professionals in over 40 countries worldwide. Our client are at the forefront of 4IR as a manufacturer and supplier of a number of high precision and high value machine, devices and services used in both professional, research and every day life settings through the supply of industrial metal detection systems primarily for the food and pharmaceutical business sectors. Due to ongoing and sustained success, an opening for an experienced Product Manager has arisen. This projects as a career defining opportunity for the right candidate to join a genuine market leader who will reward dedication, self-motivation and excellent performance with all the tools needed in your role to shape the Product Management outlook of the company as well as develop your own skill set and experience base in the innovative and creative business environment that has been created at it's Manchester HQ. If you possess the following experience and character traits then we want to hear from you: Experience in Product Management with a track record of delivering new products to market via a structured product life cycle management process Good interpersonal skills and a confident, customer facing communicator Experienced working within a technically challenging, fast paced environment Proven commercial acumen and been technical astute, ideally in an instrumentation/electronics environment In return we can offer the following: Starting salary for £45,000 and above (depending on experience) 3 - 8% company pension contribution 25 days holiday rising with service On site parking and facilities Excellent career development and training opportunities both at home and abroad This role will make up a vital part of the award winning Product Inspection Division where you will be able to help further increase the companies profitability and global market reach. Furthermore, this is a great time to join the team in Manchester as they have very exciting projects in the pipeline and look forward to welcoming an ambitious and experienced professional to their already high-performing team. 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 based in Greater Manchester then we would like to hear from you. Please 'apply' now or for more information please contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.Permanent / Manchester, Greater Manchester
Summary Panel: Job title: Wax Mould Supervisor Salary Range: £35,000 - £37,500 Location: Worcester Industry: Aerospace & Defence A Wax Mould Supervisor is required with knowledge of wax patterns and production supervision. Candidates with experience of the aerospace or defence industries would be well received. Due to continued success this company, a description based in Worcester requires a highly experienced Wax Mould Supervisor with mould experience for a new permanent role. As a Wax Mould Supervisor you will be required to: Supervises and coordinates day-to-day activities of workers engaged in the production of wax patterns and assemblies, shelling, mould de-waxing, firing, preparation and inspection to provide a high-quality mould to two on-site foundries. Monitor and work with all levels of staff from procurement, technical and engineering personnel. Attends planning and scheduling meetings, organises and supervises labour, equipment and manpower to ensure departmental adherence to plan. responsible for providing training plans/schedules for workers in shell processes, machine and equipment operations. Ensure safety regulations are adhered to with supervision, audits and involvement in improvement activity. The Wax mould supervisor should have the following skills or experience: You must have a background in wax mould making and supervision (preferably to HNC level or equivalent) Be able to contribute to projects, improvement plans, process control and RCCA. The ability to liaise with colleagues on a technical basis knowing in detail all aspects of the mould making process and affiliated areas, such as material procurement, finances etc. Lead and support cost and lead-time reduction through waste elimination activities. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of mould shop management or an in-depth mould technician background to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Worcester-based aerospace/defence company will offer you: £35,000 - £37,000 Benefits Other - such as career development etc. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of wax patterns and people management and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Wax Mould Supervisor role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Worcestershire, England
Interim Operations Manager - South West Six week contract - immediate start Circa £500 per day DOE Due to a re-structure, our client is seeking an Interim Operations Manager for a 6 week period. To be considered for the Interim Operations Manager role you must have or be: A hands-on Operations Manager/Director An automotive background An excellent communicator and a strong leader who can communicate at senior board and shop floor level This interim role will be a catalyst for change and require strong leadership, management and decision-making skills. Further information will be provided upon application so if you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this is an urgent requirement.Contract / South West England, England
Foundry Supervisor - Worcester - Permanent A Foundry Supervisor is required with knowledge of castings and associated processes. Candidates with experience of the aerospace industry would be well received. Due to the company's success and continued growth this company, a leading supplier of aluminium and magnesium castings based in the Worcester area requires a motivated and proactive Foundry Supervisor with castings experience for a new permanent role. As the Foundry Supervisor you will be required to: Supervise and coordinate the day-to-day activities of workers engaged from charging, pouring in molten metal to water blasting of castings Work closely with the engineering and technical departments on new product introduction Attend, schedule and plan meetings Continuous monitoring of equipment to maintain productivity Train and up-skill workers to adhere to processes and health & safety Responsible for the procurement of material and consumables to meet deadlines Maintain KPI's and productivity goals Manage staff attendance and holiday scheduled The Foundry Supervisor should have the following skills or experience: Previous experience working within a castings environment Investment or sand castings background would be advantageous but not essential Knowledge of aluminium alloy production is preferable Educated to HND level or equivalent experience Supervisory or managerial experience within a manufacturing environment Must be able to communicate well at all levels This position will also consider technical experts who are looking to progress into a supervisory position whereby support and guidance will be provided to ensure success. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of castings and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Foundry Supervisor role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114.Permanent / Worcester, Worcestershire
(Junior) Electronics Engineer - Near Stourbridge - £20,000 to £28,000 per annum A Junior Electronics Engineer is required to join a well established electronics manufacturer near Stourbridge. We are looking for an energetic, electrical/electronics qualified candidate to grow with the business. Full training will be provided. As the Junior Electronics Engineer your responsibilities will include; Supporting innovative new electronic designs Undertaking the prototyping and testing of products. Maintaining and enhancing existing products Assessing compliance with regulations (e.g. requirements for CE marking Ensuring designs are fully documented in product design and technical files As the Junior Electronics Engineer you will require the following skills and experiences; Relevant work experience or qualifications in electrical/electronic engineering. An ability to read technical drawings is essential A passion for electronics is essential An ability to communicate with customers at all levels If you are interested in this exciting opportuntiy please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Stourbridge, West Midlands
Principal Design Engineer - Yellow Goods Vehicle Design (FLT) - Ross-on-Wye This is an exciting opportunity for an experience yellow goods / special purpose vehicle designer to join a small and friendly organisation based in the desirable location of Ross-on-Wye. The company employs approximately 100 people, of which 15 are in R&D. The company designs, develops and manufactures on a single site, specialist Fork lift trucks that are sold internationally. The company is experiencing growth and has significant plans to double its size within the next 7 years. Appeal This role will appeal to a senior/principal level design engineer who wants.. - to work for a smaller organisation with less politics - to have COMPLETE responsibility for the design of a new FLT taking this from concept through to production. - to work for a company that does 90% of design/development and manufacture on one site and is UK based - someone enthusiastic about agricultural / yellow good vehicles - someone who enjoys pastoral/countryside living What you will do: As Principal Designer you will: - take initial concept ideas from the business owner and using your own expertise and ideas convert this into a fully validated vehicle - you will work within a team of 3 people but lead the design activity on the new vehicle in all areas - chassis, powertrain, hydraulics, cab and electrical - produce 3D and 2D drawings using Solidworks CAD system - perform hand calculations and CAE activity to ensure durable and safe designs - ensure designs are validated, DFM and pass all CE markings for safety What you will need: - Minimum 10 years (or equivalent) yellow goods vehicle/special purpose vehicle design eg excavators, backhoes, diggers, dumpers, rock crushers, grass cutters, tractors, road sweepers, dustcarts, cherry picker, FLT or similar etc) - HNC/HND or higher degree in mechanical engineering - you will be able to design hydraulic circuits, safety structures and package IC engines within the chassis - you must be able to perform hand calcs for reach, topple over, strength etc - NB you MUST have experience of hydraulic circuit design - schematics and packaging/routing - must be capable of working from concept and leading a team - CE marking / homologation would be useful - Must be able to fit in with a small design team and more importantly be able to work with shopfloor personnel without "attitude" or arrogance. It is a close knit and supportive team. - sponsorship for overseas candidate may be possible if an EU worker cannot be found so international applicants are encouraged to apply Applications: Please apply with current CV and details of notice period, present salary and if you need visa support. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further details before submission, so at this stage you are registering further information. However should you have any questions please contact 01384 397555Permanent / Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Internal Sales - Cradley Heath - Engineering - £20-26k per annum This is an exciting Internal Sales opportunity to join a well-established market leader in the supply of multi-metals. We are looking for an ambitious and proactive individual. As the Internal Sales Representative your responsibilities will include; Manage a portfolio of key accounts supporting the Sales Manager and the internal/external team. Develop long term business opportunities. Seek out and execute 'added value' opportunities to secure profitable long term business. Excellent understanding of the full product range of high performance metals. This Internal Sales opportunity is a permanent position offering quick progression opportunities and a competitive starting salary. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Cradley Heath, West Midlands
Proving Ground Track Controller/Vehicle Test Technician - Nuneaton- Permanent - £21k & benefits I am seeking a Proving Ground Track Controller/Vehicle Test Technician for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing. The purpose of the Proving Ground Track Controller is to ensure safe operation of the Proving Ground, you will be part of a track control team ensuring the safe & effective loading of the track facilities. What You Will Do: As Proving Ground Track Controller/Vehicle Test Technician; Ensuring safe operation of the Proving Ground Working as a member of the track control team ensuring the safe and effective loading of Proving Ground facilities Liaison with both internal and external engineers, ensuring that the requirements of the Proving Ground Regulations are adhered too Dealing with customer enquiries in a professional manner Continually monitoring test activities on the Proving Ground Carrying out induction tours for new customers and drivers requiring driving assessments What You Will Need: As Proving Ground Track Controller/Vehicle Test Technician; An automotive background, ideally within vehicle test Evidence of experience working within a busy vehicle test or similar environment. Recent experience of current Health and Safety procedures/policies, required for the safe operation of an industrial site Good communication skills and experience of working as a team member What You Will Get: As Proving Ground Track Controller/Vehicle Test Technician; Employment with this centre of excellence in vehicle engineering, design, test and development Excellent professional development Competitive salary up to £21k & shift allowance & benefits Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Vehicle Test Technicians should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Aerodynamics Design Engineer £Comp/hr Wantage Formula 1 An Aerodynamics Design Engineer is required to create reliable innovative surfacing models for an F1 car. Candidates with strong surfacing knowledge within a motorsport environment would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leading Formula 1 Team based in Wantage, requires a proactive Aerodynamics Design Engineer to produce A class surface models for end users. As an Aerodynamics Design Engineer you will be required to: Develop new concepts Evolve existing models Lead or support concept design projects The Aerodynamics Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Ideally degree qualified in an engineering discipline A proven track record of surfacing/solid modelling, preferably in motorsport CAD software, ideally NX9 This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a good understanding of parametric modelling to be involved with fast paced aerodynamic development projects. In return for your experience, this Wantage based Formula 1 Team will offer you: £Comp/hr Initial 3 month contract Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as an Aerodynamics Design Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Aerodynamics Design Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.Contract / Wantage, Oxfordshire
Transmission NVH Engineer - Nottingham, permanent - £excellent Overview: A CAE/predictive NVH engineer is required to work for our client SMT, a consultancy based in Nottingham that specialises in CAE analysis and development of transmission systems primarily within automotive and powergen industries. Although well-established, they are experiencing international growth and thus require additional resource to support these projects. This role offers varied work and excellent career growth potential Person Spec: Minimum Degree qualified, or ideally Masters degree in mechanical engineering. Demonstrate detailed knowledge of noise transmission theory; transfer paths, causes of noise, types of noise, effect of frequency on the human body, resonance, harmonics etc. Experience equivalent to at least 5 years on CAE analysis/simulation of noise, vibration and harshness in automotive transmission systems, (air-borne, whine, vibrations through structures and the effects of vibro-elastic damping) and their effects on user-experience and product durability/performance eg (wear, fatigue, strength, vibration, shift quality, service life, efficiency losses) Experienced on as wide a range of automotive transmission systems as possible; ideally two or more of the following; manual, automatic, CVT/IVT, DCT, AMT, EV/hybrid Good knowledge of gearbox analytical and experimental validation procedures Expert user of common NVH analysis software - Masta, Romax, LMS, Nastran, Optistruct and their application in transmissions or powertrain Must be fluent in English (written and oral) Capable of working efficiently as part of a small team to tight deadlines. Capable of leading a project element with support from more senior staff when necessary Some experience or knowledge of active vibration control systems or similar would be useful but not essential. Ideally the candidate will already be eligible to work in the UK without restriction; however should a candidate not be found, sponsorship may be considered for appropriate candidates. Applications are therefore encouraged from candidates requiring sponsorship Duties: NVH Target setting for different transmission systems. Understanding of NVH attribute subsystem target cascading. Working alongside with calibration engineers, establish transmission calibration procedures and to define NVH test platform. Conduct FE analysis and calculation on transmission components: housing, differentiate casing and shifting fork. Responsible for system dynamic model building including torsional dynamic fluctuation. Responsible for NVH design and optimization in transmission and Powertrain system design projects. Working closely with other engineers on Powertrain/component design, including: gear parameters, bearing preload and housing design. NVH troubleshooting support to UK centre and HQ. Provide support to vehicle package engineer to solve NVH problems during the package stage. Plan and implement NVH training projects to internal engineers. Understanding the basic performance of different components, assist with feasibility study and concept selection Conduct simulation and calculation work on Powertrain system and sub-system. Reward You will receive an excellent basic salary commensurate with experience The role may from time to time attract non-contractual project bonuses Holiday pay starting at 23 days and rising with service Excellent promotional prospects Applications Please apply with current CV, details of notice period and eligibility (or otherwise) to work unrestricted in UK. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further detail, however should you wish to discuss your application please contact 01384 397555 Closing date for applications 19th July 2018Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senior Product Body Design Engineer - 52024 £28.05 Basildon, Essex Automotive A Senior Product Body Design Engineer is required with knowledge of Body technology & design principles. This company based in Basildon requires a Senior Product Body Design Engineer with experience of Catia V5 & Teamcenter for a new contract role. As a Senior Product Body Design Engineer you will be required to: Lead a team of designers in support of program deliverables and objectives. Lead the application of CAD skills in the role of system layout designer and Under Body Structures sub-system CAD team leader. Adapt Under body structure design templates; be an advocate for parts re-use and commonality when design concept changes/differences demand; act as a new CAD template architect. Deliver innovative body structure system design solutions by a process of refinement or redesign. Manage daily interactions with system D&R engineers and other functional representatives (e.g.DPA activists and CAE engineers); to drive attribute trade-off and balancing as the team works toward the next virtual series coordination point/production release event; drive the work of designers in own sub-team delivering component CAD data controlled by geometry published from his/her system layout. Lead co-ordination, prioritisation and translation of engineering deliverables into technically feasible system design solutions for such events. Ensure design representations are created using formal procedures and that final design solutions adhere to global CAD standards. Represent the body CAD activity in regular program data delivery and occasional method/procedure development meetings. The Senior Product Body Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Good communication skills and ability to lead a team Knowledge of Body technology & design principles Experience in Body Engineering CAD Experience of using Kinematic tools in Catia V5 Catia V5 & Teamcenter expert. BiW structures design expert. CATIA v5 Teamcenter expert Transit experience Prior experience essential as working on complex project BiW methods software and BiW expertise design If you have any questions about the Senior Product Body Design Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262 or 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 / Basildon, Essex
Position: Automation Technical Manager. Location: Burton- Upon- Trent, Midlands. Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 depending on automation & management experience. Essential: You must be eligible to live and work in the UK. We have a fantastic opportunity for an Automation Technical Manager to join our business. Reporting to the General Manager for the Automation Division you will be responsible for a wide variety of Automation Engineering activities to assist the company as a whole across all divisions. Automation Technical Manager Key Responsibilities: Management of the technical aspects within the automation department. Engineering Design strategy and delivery of all Client proposals and projects with due respect to safety, cost, time and quality. Act as Lead Engineer / Project Manager on live projects and proposals including site management and commissioning as required. Act as technical lead for Automation issues within the business including the development and control of standards. Assist the General Manager - Automation with department planning including, resourcing, budgets, technical guidance and training. Management of quality, completeness, consistency and accuracy of deliverable within the Automation Engineering team. Act as a mentor to all of the Automation Engineering team. Duties and Responsibilities: Ensure designs and projects meet all required standards including Client, company and legislative standards whilst ensuring best efficiency is attained with regards to resource allocation and use together with the cost of third party supplied services and equipment. Work with Project Managers to ensure monthly cost and resource reporting is accurate and adequately reflects the requirements of all projects. Provide input into the preparation of training plans for future engineers within the department. Advise and assist in selection of appropriate standards, design and implementation methods for regions, projects and customers. Automation supplier liaison, tendering and procurement. Develop and maintain PLC coding standards for both Rockwell and Siemens. Develop and maintain SCADA standards for both Rockwell and Siemens. Supervision and management of automation contracts on time and budget including tender preparation, negotiation and award. Technical attendance of factory acceptance tests. Develop and monitor project programmes. Attendance at both UK and overseas project sites as agreed with your Line Manager/ Director to suit the needs and demands of projects. Working on control systems projects either individually or as part of a large project team delivering projects to specification, on budget and to project program. Producing Functional Design Specifications. Implementing control system software; PLC, SCADA, DCS, Batch, Recipes and Reporting. Internal and Client software testing. On site commissioning. To apply for the Automation Technical Manager vacancy please email your up to date CV to Amo Rai, Senior Automation & Robotics Consultant.Permanent / Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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