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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.

Our suite of services continues to evolve, covering permanent and contract recruitment, interim management, executive search, managed services, talent management and design services. With over 85% repeat business, we are committed to continuous improvement, working closely with industry partners and professional bodies to support our candidates, clients and the wider industry.

Industry 4.0 is already a reality and we are supporting our clients to understand how they can engage with new technologies to drive business success as part of the Future of British Manufacturing Initiative

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Energy Projects Officer

Job Title: Energy Projects Officer Location: Nottingham Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Energy Projects Officer to work for our client at their Site in Nottingham. The role will be working within the Solar PV Team within the Energy Services division and will be assisting the delivery of renewable energy project, with a particular focus on Solar delivery, Asset Management and Maintenance. Key Responsibilities: Support the Head of Service and Solar Projects Service Manager to ensure that projects are delivered on schedule, to budget and to achieve the outcomes required Provide assistance to project managers in managing day to day project operations and communications Assist in managing project, budget, timeline and risks and reporting on variances Provide project support by producing, submitting and managing renewable energy planning and grid connection applications Provide technical support by identifying suitable buildings that would benefit from renewable technologies, such as solar PV, supporting and developing the commercialism agenda Assist the project team by producing technical drawings showing the proposed solar PV design and potential output of the system(s) using CAD Assist the solar projects team by designing systems using PV Sol (or equivalent) to assist in scheme and business case viability, which may include 3D modelling to understand shading To assist in site visits for the purpose of designing systems and potential project risks Provide assistance to the project team by arranging EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) and structural surveys Analyse and report on the efficiency and performance of the clients renewable energy assets To support on the design and maintenance of excel models that assist in business case analysis, such as PPA modelling To support effective communication throughout the project, working closely with colleagues and clients/partners, ensuring that the project is on course for completion Escalate major project discrepancies to the project manager on a timely basis and advise on corrective actions Review and suggest controls on individual project risks Assist in project reviews and quality assurance procedures Support the Head of Service and Project Managers in identifying any discrepancies in the legal, statutory and other relevant provisions governing or affecting allocated projects To support the reporting of progress through Performance Management framework at Directorate and Corporate levels (Covalent), meeting all necessary reporting deadlines Assist and help to implement, develop and continually review the content, size, usefulness and complexity of the energy portfolio To help develop procedures around data gathering and control of data to enable management information to be presented To analyse data and information from a wide variety of sources and to advise the management team in respect of service development accordingly To collaborate and share knowledge with colleagues in Energy Services and undertake a coordinated and flexible role as necessary to meet the objectives of the wider service area Undertake the administrative and organisational tasks essential to the post, using software packages - including word-processing, spreadsheets and databases - and systems and, where appropriate, developing systems that improve the efficiency of the section Provide support and advice as required to ensure wider business continuity and emergency planning and undertake any other tasks which are reasonable as directed by the Head of Service 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 / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

ADAS Engineer

ADAS Engineer - R00008866 Sunderland Automotive An ADAS Engineer is required with knowledge of software application into vehicle ECUs in the manufacturing environment. This company based in Sunderland requires an ADAS Engineer with experience of CAN system analysis (CANalyzer/CANoe/CANape etc) for a new contract role. As an ADAS Engineer you will be required to: Provide front line technical support to global colleagues to investigate development or manufacturing concerns. ADAS system management will include the co-ordination of several related components (sensors) in addition to the primary ADAS controller. Status reporting to management at all levels. Contribute to departmental skill and knowledge regarding ADAS system Validating the logic and functional operation of ADAS systems on the vehicles against specifications. Reporting of ADAS concerns into project reviews and senior management Root cause investigation of complex electrical concerns on vehicles under the guidance of the component test engineer Cross functional working with plant quality and engineering teams to ensure early response to concerns, and smooth adoption of hardware and/or software change. Provide technical support to the production plant, including support for line trial activities and setup of radar & camera calibration facilities Some management of suppliers and hosting of guest engineers Acting as a window for information flow between manufacturing and design/test for ADAS issues. Coordinate component hardware and/or software retrofit, occasionally on a scale that requires managing a team Ensuring the rework pedigree of test fleet vehicles before start test programs The ADAS Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work in a global cross functional cross cultural environment. Have experience of software application into vehicle ECUs in the manufacturing environment - flashing, coding/configuration and calibration. Understand network communications and multiple bus principles (CAN, LIN) Have ability to prioritise and multitask between multiple projects simultaneously Be self motivating and self managing. Pro-active. Positive. Energetic personality and flexible regarding working practice and working hours. Experience of managing suppliers in a project environment. Aptitude to understand new technologies and systems by clear application of engineering principles and knowledge Knowledge of CAN communication Experience of CAN system analysis (CANalyzer/CANoe/CANape etc) Competent with PC applications MS Office etc Good problem solving skills with knowledge of Design Review, FTA and FMEA activities. Knowledge of application and use of diagnostic tools and diagnostic communication is desirable. Have fluent written and verbal English language capability. Post graduate experience in an engineering environment. Understanding of modular software hardware integration (boot loader, application and configuration) desirable Be able to risk assess software modifications and develop appropriate test plans Hold a full and clean UK driving license If you have any questions about the ADAS 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 sponsorship

Contract / Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

Facilities Maintenance Technician

Facilities Maintenance Technician 3 Shift rotation Milton Keynes £34,000 Permanent Jonathan Lee Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Facilities Maintenance Technician to work with our client a major 3PL based in Milton Keynes. The position is based upon a 3 shift rotating system with some weekend working required. The purpose of the position is to support the maintenance team in a busy RDC in mechanical and building fabric maintenance from a facilities perspective. Duties will include but are not limited to: Working to pre-set preventative maintenance plans checking site assets and systems. Responding to day to day breakdowns and building fabric issues. Duties of a Facilities Maintenance Technician: Delivering electrical and mechanical maintenance, repair and servicing. Carry out repairs and upgrade of site utilities including warehouse, office space, canteens, site gym and all utilities such as toilets, bathrooms and shower rooms. To undertake building decoration such as painting etc. To fault find and repair on mechanical equipment such as lifts and conveyor systems. To carry out building infrastructure repair and modification e.g plumbing and other similar activities. To work to site health and safety standards at all times. As a Facilities Maintenance Technician you will have: Qualified electrically to 17th Edition regs ideally with Inspection and Testing. Good mechanical aptitude. Prior experience of maintenance in either a facilities, industrial or manufacturing environment. Good communication skills. A self-starter able to work on own initiative. Immediate starts Available In return you will receive an excellent working environment and an employer willing to invest significant training into you over time. You will also be eligible for the company contributory pension scheme and other benefits such as life insurance cover. For more information then please speak to Kieron at Jonathan Lee

Permanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Shift Engineer - Hatfield

Organisation A creative and innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR. Employing over 3,000 people across the planet and turning over more than €500 year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base. Opportunity An exciting opportunity has arisen for experienced and aspiring multi skilled engineers to join this market leading, multi-national company within a brand new residence at a household brand name's distribution centre in in the area local to Hatfield which is due to 'go-live' in June 2018. This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of £40,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals who may be looking to use 2019 as a year to take their next career step as soon as possible. Key Responsibilities: Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing Working against a time-frame to complete reactive repairs Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls Carrying out risk assessments Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment Appreciation of control systems Qualification's/Experience Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Engineering or equivalent Understanding of Non Destructive Technologies and Testing Understanding of and experience of PLC's and their function Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills Live within a manageable commute of Hatfield Salary package Salary up to above £40,000/year (inc shift allowance) Up to 6% matched company pension contribution Employee benefits package Full uniform Company mobile phone OT regularly available - not mandatory Opportunity for Team Leader positions 2019 Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad 20 shifts (240 hours) of paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records Please note that this position involves working on a Panama shift pattern which includes 12-hour day and night shifts and occasional weekends once the facility goes live. This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals in the area local to Hatfield to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad. If you would like more information, please 'apply' now or contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.

Permanent / Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Shift Engineer - Burton Upon Trent

Organisation A creative and innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR. Employing over 3,000 people across the planet and turning over more than €500 year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base. Opportunity An exciting opportunity has arisen for a multi skilled maintenance engineer to join a global market leader in automated warehouse systems at their resident site in Burton-Upon-Trent. You would be joining a team of 16 staff who take responsibility for the maintenance and upgrading of a significant and growing automated system within an online distribution warehouse in Burton-Upon-Trent. The multi skilled Maintenance Engineer's role will consist of: Providing a first-class site response to customer sites maintenance needs. Emergency breakdown and maintenance support on all equipment and software issues on the installed equipment Be part of the Issue Management and the internal escalation process on all related maintenance issues, in partnership with the customer. Create strong effective working relationships with our customers and your responsibility team, to enable Knapp to provide a first-class service. Provide performance in terms of supporting maintenance activities on site, speed of response and quality of repair and standards of workmanship. To provide maintenance support on all aspects of the installed system. To work within a team of site technicians and third-party repair companies on their activities on site. Key Responsibilities for a multi skilled Maintenance Engineer: Undertake breakdown maintenance of site automation as required Carry out PPM of automation equipment to the required standard Complete breakdown reports and shift reports including any issues arising on shift which may have an impact on the performance of the site equipment and/or the maintenance department Undertake improvement, repairs and modifications Assist in project installation work including cost reduction activities Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer qualifications/experience: NVQ/BTEC Level 3 In an Electrical discipline Minimum NVQ Level 2 in a Mechanical discipline or equivalent Advance Full apprenticeship Experience in logistics automation Electrical/Mechanical maintenance and inspection 3 phase, Single Phase, 24/48V DC knowledge preferred Electrically biased Good electrical fault-finding skills Electrical Drawing navigation capability Computer Literate (particularly MS Excel) IOSH and/or pneumatic experience preferred PLC experience (preferred but not essential) Candidate profile: Hands-on and team oriented Customer focused Reliable Self-motivated Accountable Able to work at height This role will include working on a continental shift pattern including 4-on 4-off 12 hour shifts or both days and nights recurring. In exchange for your hard work and professionalism we can offer the following: Starting salary of circa £36,000/year with regular pay progression available Employer enhanced pension up to 6% OT widely available (not mandatory) Employee benefits package (bonuses, life assurance, health insurance) Best in industry training and career development opportunities both at home and abroad A clean and organised automated warehousing environment An opportunity to develop within the ever-growing automated warehousing industry with a market leader who specialise in providing cutting edge automated solutions to premium brand names globally If you hold the relevant qualifications and feel that you are ready for an opportunity to join a market leader in automated warehousing as a multi skilled maintenance engineer (electrical bias) then we would like to hear from you. Please 'apply' with your up to date CV or contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121 for more information.

Permanent / Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire

Performance and Calibration Engineer

Job Title - Development Engineer - Performance & Calibration Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Up to £40.00 per hour LTD Duration - 6 months An experienced Development Engineer with experience in performance & calibration is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. Development Engineer, performance & calibration The performance team develops and defines calibration of the exhaust aftertreatment system and OBD. The product development is done in cooperation with development centers in France, USA Brazil and Japan. Task: Main tasks will involve: Calibration of engine and exhaust aftertreatment system, that influence the engine performance and emissions for the engine projects. Calibration of On Board Diagnostics (OBD) monitors for engine and aftertreatment The deliverable from our team is a calibrated dataset for the engine control unit, meeting project requirements (such as emission demands, fuel consumption, drivability, etc). The result is also documented in an engineering report. This is done by data collection from engine and vehicle tests. From the collected data we build models that are used for virtual testing/optimisation/calibration. The result is then verified in vehicle and testcell then given the opportunity to evaluate and experience the results of your calculations in a real vehicle. Requirements: Master of Science or similar technical education is preferred or experience of engine and exhaust aftertreatment. Matlab experience. Experience of calibration of On Board Diagnostic monitors. Experience of Inca or Vision. A drive to deliver results is important. Mindset for continuous improvement of methods and processes. If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to James Tilley.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Certification Engineer

Certification Engineer - Cwmbran Permanent Competitive Salary Due to continuing growth, a Certification Engineer is required by our client, a leading manufacturer of aerospace seating and interiors based in South Wales. The Certification Engineer will assist with the certification of new and existing products within the business. Key Responsibilities of the Certification Engineer: Planning, conducting and documenting structural tests Analysing designs and identifying critical items for test Preparing test plans and reports Resolving in-service issues regarding certification Liaising with authorities, regulatory bodies and air-frame manufacturers on certification issues Collaborating with sister companies on process improvements Attending industry events to improve knowledge Key Skills and Experience required for the Certification Engineer Mechanical/aeronautical/structural engineering degree or equivalent Relevant experience of working in a structures/stress role within the aerospace industry Experience of writing specifications and reports Ability to perform structural hand calculations Full UK driving licence We anticipate that demand for this exciting opportunity will be high, so please apply today or contact Sarah Davies on 01384 446 143 for further information.

Permanent / Cwmbran, Torfaen

Quality Engineer

A Quality Engineer is required to join an established company with a strong reputation in the defence electronics sector. The successful candidate will be joining to manage and lead quality management systems and their improvements working closely with suppliers and internal teams to ensure a consistent and continually improved delivery. Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer will include the following: Identify best practice inspection methodologies. Investigate internal and external quality failures through to root cause and provide written cause and corrective action responses to improve yield and reduce cost of poor quality. Monitor and report on monthly metrics. Audit product and processes for compliance against ISO9001:2015 and Customer requirements. Manage response to non-conformances. The Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: It is essential applicants have experience in an electronics manufacturing background, preferably from a high integrity industry such as aerospace or defence. IPC 160 Trained. Come from a lean manufacturing environment, implementing change programs for Continuous improvement. Have the ability in to compile FAIRs and FMEAs and report clearly on the relevant metrics. This is an excellent opportunity for a Quality Engineer with knowledge of electronics manufacturing to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Milton Keynes based company will offer you: Competitive salary package Non-standard pension scheme Early Finish on a Friday Interviews for the Quality Engineer will commence with immediate effect with a view to starting as soon as possible. For further information on the Quality Engineer position please contact Philip Delaloye at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446192

Permanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Facility Safety Engineer

Facility Safety Engineer Contract role - long term Cranfield based. Automotive industry. A Facility Safety Engineer is required to support the Facility Engineering team and a background in safety systems, project management, building services and test facility engineering would be well received. Due to increased workloads, this company, an automotive OEM based in Cranfield, require a Facility Safety Engineer. As a Facility Safety Engineer, you will be required to: Conduct PUWER assessments whilst demonstrating a good understanding of machinery safety. Ensure environmental compliance and management systems - ISO 14001 & ISO 9001 administration, application and accreditation. Conduct risk assessments for maintenance and engineering tasks. Assist with preparing maintenance procedures and facility specifications. Conduct fire risk assessments and building safety engineering. Assist with energy efficiency studies and reporting. The Facility Safety Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Electrical controls engineering knowledge particularly machinery safety systems - (guarding, PILZ relays, fortress systems etc) Hydraulic and pneumatic actuation systems experience. Fire detection and suppression systems knowledge. A good understanding of safe systems of work - permit processes. A background working in an automotive R&D environment would be ideal. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a Facility Safety Engineering background to develop your career. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Facilities Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Facility Safety Engineer role, please contact Justin Wainwright at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889267.

Contract / Bedford, Bedfordshire

CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) - 17484

Job Title - CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) - 17484 Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced CAD Design Engineer (Interiors) is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. Responsibilities: Provides support to component design in all areas. Communicates with CAD designers and incorporates the designer' work on the project. Responsible for design layouts detail drawings and design calculations. Responsible for collecting and analyzing data and preparing reports. Performs preliminary and advanced work tasks in the development of layout and design Design and development in CAD as well as data management Mission support and launch support. Administrative assistance to the program team. Experience: * Design parts for interior door panel in Catia. High level of experience * Be able to use TCE * Easy to communicate and work in a team IT skills * Catia, TCE Previous experience with designing plastic parts in CatiaV5 If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Service Planning Manager

Planning Manager Circa £37000 Warwick Group Pension scheme 25 Days leave, plus bank holidays This organisation is a well-respected and forwarding thinking manufacturing business that produces specialist products that are used in many applications. An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a Planning Manager to join and coordinate engineer servicing and breakdown activities throughout the UK. The role will be based from the head office in Warwick and you will manage a team of specialist Supervisors/Agents. As Planning Manager, you will coordinate and manage the activities of circa 230 engineers both employed and sub contracted, maximising their effectiveness and delivering exceptional customer service. Your role effectively manages £14m of operating costs and you have the planning team to assist you. Their goal will be to achieve customer satisfaction requirements within the agreed SLA's and costs. We are also looking for the candidate to develop new ways of working and to challenge what is already in place to make improvements and efficiency's. Typical duties of the Planning Manager will include: Analysis to find best fix for the needs of the business and the implementation and management of the solutions. Analyse negative effects on the KPIs to find root cause and to recommend and implement solutions to reduce/remove problematical issues. To be the key user of the CRM system across the company and provide advice and guidance to all users. Manage the CRM database and ensure correct governance applied Manage the planning team to ensure effective use of resources - employed and sub contract This role is vitally important to the business and they will be looking for a highly motivated individual who will work diligently using the support and data around them, finding opportunities and minimising exposure to waste whilst offering the customer the best service possible. We are looking for experience of a similar responsibility, significant experience in a management role within a planning or logistics function with line management experience. Additionally, you will be able to demonstrate well-developed analytical and numerical skills. You may be a Team Leader in a volume call centre managing the provision of engineering services or support services to business and domestic consumers on a national basis, so we are looking for exceptional communication and planning skills. A superb basic salary to reflect the managerial responsibility of this role will be on offer together with contributory Pension and Sick Pay scheme, 25 Days holiday plus stats, additional holiday purchase scheme, Child Care Vouchers and more, not to mention fantastic training and technical support. If you feel you have the experience and skills we are looking for, please apply to be considered.

Permanent / Warwick, Warwickshire

Manufacturing Engineer - Hot Test

Manufacturing Engineer - Hot Test Permanent Salary Range: £29,396 - £40,000 (D.O.E) plus benefits (Bonus, Pension, Share scheme) Location: Stafford A Manufacturing Engineer - Hot Test opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. As a Manufacturing Engineer, you will work both independently and as part of a team to maintain and improve processes and systems used in product manufacturing. The incumbent analyses and recommends current and future systems, procedures, training and equipment needs based on requirements. Manufacturing Engineers provide analysis and recommendations for engineering product designs. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team delivering projects and assignments that will make significant contributions to the wider business. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: University or technical school degree in a Manufacturing Engineering-related degree; Thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts; and Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills. Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment; and Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Stafford, Staffordshire

Operations Project Manager

A Project Manager is required to join an established company with a strong reputation in the defence electronics sector. The successful candidate will be joining to manage client relationships and manufacturing programmes in the operations department of high-tech RF and microwave components. Responsibilities of the Project Manager will include the following: Responsible for the timely delivery of manufacturing programmes to the customer cost and quality expectations. Act as the point of escalation for customer issues. Ensure production and operations milestones are aligned. Adherence to health and safety and company policy and processes throughout programmes. Managing complex development programmes through to completion. The Project Manager should have the following skills or experience: Experience in a Continuous Improvement complex engineering environment. In depth programme management experience from a defence, aerospace or safety critical manufacturing background is essential. Extensive knowledge of Project Management methodologies and processes. Excellent communication and customer management skills. Degree qualified, certified Project manager. This is an excellent opportunity for Project Managers to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Milton Keynes based company will offer you: Competitive salary Private health care. Competitive non-standard pension scheme. Interviews for the Project Manager will commence with immediate effect with a view to starting as soon as possible. For further information on the Project Manager position please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446163.

Permanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Foam Engineer

A Foam Engineer is required to join a Tier 1 automotive supplier in Coventry. Position Focus will be: · Design and engineering of foam seating pads for automotive customers · Interaction with seat complete, trim, comfort, safety, durability and other engineering disciplines · Communicate timing, progress and applied engineering and design principles applied internally and to the customer · Support regulatory government and customer requirements. Requirements: · Knowledge of Polyurethane foam materials, design guidelines, interaction with seat complete and testing standards · Seat foam design knowledge of seat Cushion / Back foam and automotive requirements · Strong technical background in urethane/polymer materials, tooling, and processing · Strong technical background in Polyurethane formulation and their relation to automotive seating pad applications · Strong communication skills and ability to create and deliver formal presentations · Analysis and interpretation of data · Appropriate formal qualifications in Chemical/Mechanical/Materials Engineering or related field Specific Skills: · Experience design and engineering products to meet automotive standards and internal criteria · Knowledge of new automotive material specification development and approval · Experience working with design/product engineering to optimize material performance and type · Experience with supplier development process and relations to support automotive seating · Experience supporting R&D programs on advanced technology and application to seating · Working knowledge of physical testing on products related to seating · Knowledge of environmentally friendly products · Automotive specification interpretation and application · Support of cost optimization initiatives To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Senior Indirect Buyer

Senior Indirect Buyer FMCG Oxfordshire £45,000 to £55,000 + benefits 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 Senior Indirect Buyer. As Senior Indirect Buyer, you will be accountable for spend categories including; Technical Facility management IT Telecoms Marketing Car Fleet Consulting All other NPR commodities The Senior Indirect Buyer will be able to work cross functionally, sourcing and implementing spend strategies with the Western Europe Procurement Manager. With a planned OPEX spend uplift of 30% YoY, we are looking for an experienced Buyer to join the business during a period of rapid growth. You will be responsible for the UK Indirect spend as well as managing one other Buyer across the spend categories Manage relationships with suppliers Develop bid packages and administer the RFP/RFQ/RFI Operationally manage all spend Drive continuous improvements (cost and service) of assigned sourcing categories We are seeking an Indirect Buyer who offers the following skills or experience: Minimum 5 years Indirect Buying experience within a manufacturing environment Experience managing large CAPEX projects Must be proficient in MS Office with strong analytical skills Must have demonstrable savings Excellent communications skills, written and verbal, at all levels Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are an experienced Indirect Buyer, have strong project management experience and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Indirect Buyer role, please contact Scott Williams at Jonathan Lee Recruitment PSC17

Permanent / Banbury, Oxfordshire

Customs Administrator

Customs Analyst Chichester 6 months initial contract Paying up to £19.17 per hour ltd/umbrella An Customs Administrator is required with experience of administration is required for an initial 6 month contract for an hourly rate of up to £19.17 and will be based in Chichester for a manufacturing client. Role responsibilities: Supporting the submission of all import and export declarations Ensuring full legal compliance and meeting regulatory deadlines Archiving customs relevant files Supporting to ensure all import duties and VAT are paid to the authorities Skills required: Experience of Administration Good standard of education Able to work independently and as part of a team Strong IT skills Excellent communication abilities

Contract / Chichester, West Sussex

Electrical Design Engineer

Summary Panel: Electrical Design Engineer Up to £50,000 DOE Location: Tamworth An experienced Electrical Design Engineer is required for a well-established Bespoke Machinery Business in Tamworth. An Electrical Design Engineer is required with knowledge of electrical schematics and part schedules. Candidates with experience of the Automotive or Automation and Robotics industry would be well received. Due to organic growth this company, a metals orientated business based in Tamworth requires a thought leading Electrical Design Engineer with ePLAN experience for a new permanent role. As an Electrical Design Engineer, you will be required to: Responsible for all engineering electrical drawing for bespoke test equipment for the loyal and diverse client base whilst reporting to Engineering Manager. Regularly attend and contribute to design input and output meetings. Follow tight project deadlines and produce high electrical designs for assembly, test and calibration equipment as well as automated production line machines. The Electrical Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Strong understanding of electrical, controls and automation engineering and a minimum HND In Electrical Engineering. A confident communicator both written and verbal skills, and experience of end to end life cycles for new product development. Working Knowledge of drawing package ePLAN and Mitsubishi, TRIO and Yaskawa PLCs. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Factory Automation Design to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Tamworth-based Automation company will offer you: Up to £50,000 DOE 37 hours per week, with early Friday finish. Training, Development and a profit related pay scheme. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Electrical Design and Industrial Automation and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Electrical Design Engineer role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.

Permanent / Tamworth, Staffordshire

Customs Analyst

Customs Analyst Chichester 6 months initial contract Paying up to £23 per hour ltd/umbrella An Customs Analyst is required with experience of analytics is required for an initial 6 month contract for an hourly rate of up to £23 and will be based in Chichester for a manufacturing client. Role responsibilities: Responsible for the submission of all import and export declarations Ensure all import duties and VAT are paid to the authorities Monthly reconciliation and monitoring of import entries Provide customs clearance instruction to customs clearing agents Provide regular customs training and updates to both new and current employees as well as service providers Skills required: Experience of Customs Able to work independently and as part of a team Strong IT skills Excellent communication abilities

Contract / Chichester, West Sussex

Stress Engineers

Stress Engineers - Derby and Oxfordshire We are looking for Stress Engineers for an initial 6 months for a leader in engineering services and solutions who partner with the most trusted names in Aero Engines, Aerospace & Defence to deliver solutions across the complete product life cycle, in the fastest and most valuable manner, spanning complex systems, platforms and products. These roles can be based either in Derby or Oxfordshire. Experience and Qualifications Educated to degree level in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent engineering experience considered Hands on experience in Stress Analysis of Rotative components using any of the CAE solvers like ANSYS Classic or workbench/Abacus. Hands on experience on steady state and transient, linear and non-linear stress analysis and vibration analysis. Good understanding of Gas turbine components and materials requirements Hands on experience with working on certification requirements like Low Cycle Fatigue, creep, melt anomaly, damage tolerance, disc integrity (overspeed, disc burst and rim peel) and bolted flange assessment. Good technical report writing skills Experience of using SC03 tool is preferred for the Derby role. Tool Knowledge: Ansys (APDL and Workbench), Hypermesh, Abacus Experience for the Oxfordshire role is in the use of commercial finite element codes including Altair Hyperworks, NASTRAN and ANSYS Workbench and CAD software system SOLIDWORKS would be advantageous. Basic programming knowledge using Fortran, C, Python is preferred. Rate: Negotiable dependent upon experience. DISCLAIMER: Due to the nature of work candidates should be UK citizen/ EU Citizen/ Valid work permit holder If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send your CV to Philip Delaloye at or call 01384446192.

Interim / Derby, Derbyshire

Storesperson / stock administrator

Engineering stores - Stock Administrator / Stores person (Rolling contract) Location : Birmingham /Solihull Contract Type : Contract Description : Job Purpose: A dedicated stores person that is responsible for all goods inwards and necessary introduction. Also responsible for stock maintenance and goods outwards. Personal Specification: Have previous stores/warehouse experience Be computer literate - previous experience of stock management systems would be an advantage Possess excellent communication skills to interact with internal staff and suppliers Be able to work using own initiative but also work well as a part of a team Main Duties and Responsibilities: Goods inwards management, stock receipting Introduction of store system including stock inventory Maintenance of stock inventory and confirming repeat orders Distribution of company wide delivered goods Distribution of stock relative to build/test requirements Other Features of job: Must be eligible to work in the UK Contractor Full time, Monday to Friday Applications: Please apply with comprehensive CV and details of present salary and availability. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission however should you require any information before then, please contact or 01384 397555

Contract / Solihull, West Midlands

Sales Manager

Sales Manager - Capital Equipment Competitive Salary + package SMT - Automation/Automotive Midlands Area - Home Based My client, a globally renowned brand, is seeking a high calibre Sales Manager to sell their Surface Mount Technology (SMT) equipment into a range of customers, primarily the Automotive sector. Your duties and responsibilities will include the following: Actively manage existing accounts and responding to any technical/commercial enquiries Devise a business development strategy in line with company objectives Selling SMT equipment to clients across a range of sectors, demonstrating your commercial and technical expertise Liaising with high-level internal stakeholders across Europe Working closely with new and current customers to identify future strategies We are looking for the following: Someone with experience of selling manufacturing equipment with the electronics industry Knowledge of SMT would be advantageous Experience of quoting complex solutions with an understanding of full process optimisation Excellent communication and negotiation skills Team player Degree educated

Permanent / West Midlands, England

Technical Specialist (Transmission Mechanics)

Technical Specialist (Transmission Mechanics) - Leamington - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Transmission Mechanics Specialist is required for a thriving automotive engineering consultancy at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle design and development. The successful candidate will lead the analysis and optimisation methods used in the mechanical engineering team. Delivering multi-objective optimised solutions to complex structural, thermal and fluid-dynamic problems, ensuring innovative engineering design over a range of industry sectors. As Transmission Specialist (Transmission Mechanics)- you will be required to Support the development of transmission mechanics capability within the business. Utilise your industry skills, reputation and engineering experience to solve problems and create innovative solutions within projects. Manage teams and support, coach and mentor engineers working on interesting and challenging projects. Contribute to the technical strategy of the company, by developing technical relationships and understanding market needs. Validate new toolsets through experimentation and analysis. Deliver technical papers, white papers and press releases regarding the company's progress in your field. As Transmission Specialist (Transmission Mechanics) - you will need A proven track record of being an expert in your field. Deep and demonstrable experience in relevant design, analysis and simulation software packages. Excellent communication skills and a good level of commercial acumen. It would be highly desirable to have knowledge of the mechanical integration of electric machines and electronics into drivetrains. Suitably qualified and experienced Transmission Mechanics Specialists 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

Electric Machine Design Engineer

Electric Machine Design Engineer - Guildford - £ Highly Competitive DOE An Electric Machine Design Engineer is required for a rapidly expanding engineering consultancy. Specialising in high performance electric drive components for a range of industry sectors (notably automotive and motorsport). As Electric Machine Design Engineer you will deliver advanced engineering solutions, of the highest standard, to fast-paced and technically-challenging projects. As Electric Machine Design Engineer - you will be required to Work with a wide range of electric machine types and topologies. Including PM, reluctance and induction motor based designs. Capture and interpret requirements, generating clear specifications, proposals and project plans. Conduct feasibility studies and develop high-level designs for electrical machines. Demonstrate designs are cost-effective, robust and fit for purpose. Produce innovative electromagnetic, mechanical and thermal design solutions to achieve the performance requirements of the electric machines. Supervise build and testing of electric machines. Establish and maintain specialist design tools and methodologies to support electric machine design. As Electric Machine Design Engineer - you will have Demonstrable experience of development of electric machines from requirements capture through to validation. Skilled in electromagnetic and thermal analysis of electric machines. Appreciation of all electric drive components, at a system level. Familiarity with a range of winding topologies, magnetic materials, electrical steels and their relative advantages and disadvantages. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic new facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Electric Machine 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 / Guildford, Surrey

Principal Electric Drives Engineer

Principal Electric Drives Engineer - Birmingham - £ 55-60k DOE A Principal Electric Drives Engineer is required for a rapidly expanding automotive pumps company, to work in the area of advanced technology solutions for commercial electric vehicle applications. This market-leading business is looking to recruit an experienced electric drives engineer to support current programmes and new product development. As Principal Electric Drives Engineer - you will be required to Establish and lead a team specialising in the specification, design, control, development, test and benchmarking of electric machines. Lead the definition of system architectures and technical solutions to meet client requirements. Produce innovative electromagnetic, mechanical and thermal design solutions to achieve the performance requirements of the electric machines. Supervise build and testing of electric machines and controller hardware and software. Manage electric drives activities from requirements capture to product delivery. As Principal Electric Drives Engineer - you will have A wide range of experience in designing, developing and controlling a variety of electric machine types, preferably gained in the automotive or aerospace sectors. Experience of motor and control design for 12, 24 and 48V applications. A degree or PhD in an electric drives related field. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in an ever-expanding field. Suitably qualified and experienced Electric Drives 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 / Birmingham, West Midlands

Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions

Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions - Lichfield - £ 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. 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++, 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

Functional Safety Engineer - Chassis

Functional Safety Engineer - Chassis - Lichfield - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Functional Safety Engineer is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of automotive design and development. The successful candidate will contribute to the engineering of high performance systems for innovative applications including sports cars and special-purpose vehicles. As Functional Safety Engineer - Chassis you will Develop and promote the company product safety strategy and functional safety policy. Develop internal processes aligned to ISO26262 and provide guidance relating to the implementation of the relevant standard to all departments. Lead group hazard analysis activities using techniques such as HAZOP and Hazard Checklists as well as perform HARAs in alignment with ISO26262. Prepare and moderate dFMEA and FTA activities. Support design engineering teams to assure ISO26262 compliance. Perform Product Safety Architecture activities, including Functional Safety Requirements and Technical Safety Requirements. Perform validation activities required to confirm correct implementation of Functional Safety Requirements. Compile and present Safety Case and Safety Release documentation and hold safety reviews, both with customers and internally. As Functional Safety Engineer - Chassis you will have A Degree in an appropriate science or engineering discipline. Proven experience in a similar role within a research and/or development environment. An understanding of modern automotive systems and common automotive practices; Experience in model based systems engineering methods and tools (e.g. PREEvision, Rhapsody etc.); Experience of requirements analysis and management, preferably using dedicated requirements management tools (e.g. DOORS, Cradle, MKS); Good test and analysis skills and a high level of proficiency at written and verbal communication. The ability to work unsupervised and capable of contributing to multiple activities simultaneously. Suitably qualified and experienced Functional Safety Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Lichfield, Staffordshire

Commercial Vehicles Body Restraints Engineer

Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints Engineer - 52558 £23.00 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive A Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints Engineer is required with extensive experience in occupant restraint system development. This company based in Basildon requires a Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints Engineer with understanding of homologation/certification requirements for a new contract role. As a Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints Engineer you will be required to be responsible to project manage full service suppliers in the development of occupant restraint systems to meet performance, cost, quality and weight targets. The candidate would manage plans to achieve a robust and on-time delivery of engineering sign-off deliverables. The candidate must have experience in developing occupant restraint component/systems with a restraint system supplier or other OEM The Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Good interpersonal skills to work within a technical team Good analytical skills Good organisation skills to deliver within the timing constraints Good understanding of homologation/certification requirements Proficiency in WERS, e-FDVS, AIMS, AVBOM Experience in occupant restraint system development Engineering Degree This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of vehicle restraints to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive company will offer you: £23.00 Ltd co If you have any questions about the Commercial Vehicle Body Restraints 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 sponsorship

Contract / Basildon, Essex

Senior Engineer - Simulation

Senior Engineer - Simulation Salary: £39,000 to £50,000 (Depending on Experience) Benefits: * 25 days annual leave * 10- 12% bonus * Contributory pension scheme- Caterpillar will double the employee's contribution up to 10% * Contributory share scheme- Caterpillar will matched 50% of the employee's contribution Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Job Details: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Structural Simulation Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary Computer Aided Engineering team, responsible for supporting the design and mechanical development of gas & diesel engines for Caterpillar. You will apply your knowledge of structural and powertrain dynamics to a variety of engaging assignments that support and enhance the performance, durability, reliability, quality, and serviceability of Caterpillar products. You will also provide technical leadership and coaching and deliver new or improved simulation processes to further improve the efficiency and reach of simulation within Caterpillar. You will be helping to define our future products as well as supporting our current products. Job Duties/Responsibilities: Identification, analysis, and resolution of engineering problems using good fundamental engineering knowledge of 1D and 3D structural dynamic simulation for which you are beginning to build a reputation as an expert Technical delivery, support and provision of advice to other engineers, managers, marketing personnel, dealers, customers, and suppliers both individually and through coaching junior & flexible resources Development and evolution of complex simulation processes to support future needs and to improve the effectiveness of the team working closely with process partners throughout Caterpillar Maintain technical knowledge in engine performance and simulation Develop and maintain a deep understanding of internal and external customers' needs Required Qualifications: Accredited bachelor's degree in a relevant engineering subject, plus academic or industrial experience in structural dynamic analysis In-depth understanding of the fundamentals of 1D and 3D structural dynamics Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills Ability to perform complex assignments Ability to communicate technical information effectively and to build effective relationships with team members, internal customers, project managers & process partners throughout Caterpillar Self-starter with a passion to develop deep expertise and technical leadership Desired Experience: Experience of internal combustion engines, rotating machinery or other machinery In-depth experience of simulating structural dynamic systems such as powertrain, geartrain, valvetrain or torsional vibration Exposure to some, or all, of the following analysis tools would be useful; Finite element pre and post processors, such as NX or Hypermesh Multi-body dynamics tools, such as GT-SUITE, SIMPACK or ADAMS Finite element analysis solvers, such as Abaqus or Ansys Fatigue analysis tools, such as nCode or FEMFAT 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

Project Management Engineer

R00021691 - Project Management Engineer Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Project Management Engineer is required with knowledge of automotive products/ technologies. This company based in Cranfield requires a Project Management Engineer with proven experience in a project management role contract position. As a Project Management Engineer you will be required to: Manage delivery of the development program against the vehicle development schedule Maintain visibility vehicle development status against its performance metrics (quality, cost & delivery KPI's) and communicate to line management, taking recovery actions where necessary Prepare for project milestone meetings, working proactively and cross functionally with all stakeholders. To coordinate global activities between Japan and Europe Ensure closure of key concerns raised through production trials and development test activities. Coordinate quality and customer satisfaction improvement activities. Coordinate cost reduction activities to deliver vehicle targets. The Project Management Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Proven experience in a project management role Experience or demonstrable knowledge of automotive products/technologies Fully literate in Microsoft desktop tools If you have any questions about the Project Management 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 sponsorship

Contract / Bedford, Bedfordshire

Perceived Quality Engineer - 17473

Job Title - Perceived Quality Engineer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Perceived Quality Engineer is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. The department; Perceived Quality (PQ), Geometry and Surface finish is responsible for attribute development of Geometry & Appearance and Surface finish. We handle all phases of the development; annual work, advanced engineering, concept development, industrialization and current model quality. We work in a cross-functional work process with Design, Product Planning and the development units within R&D. As a Perceived Quality - Analysis Engineer you are going to be part of a team that consists of Attribute Leaders, Analysis Engineers and Visualization experts. Your responsibilities in the team will be to lead and drive the deliveries for the sub attribute Geometry & Appearance (or a selected part of) in one or many major car programs where part of the deliveries can include technical advice and input in the design process. Main responsibilities: * Perform analyses based on given design and technical solutions. * Define, lead and drive issues in order to fulfil attribute targets in specified area * Give recommendations based on analysis results or experience. * Contribute in target setting process. * Contribute in method development. Required qualifications: * MSc or equivalent working experience. * Knowledge of CatiaV5 * TeamCenter and TCr knowledge and experience To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Scientific Administrator - 2867

Job Title - Scientific Administrator Hourly rate - £13.15 ltd Location - Reading Industry - FMCG An opportunity has arisen for a Scientific Administrator to work in the research facility for this confectionery company based in Reading. As Scientific Administrator you will be responsible for booking pharmaceutical samples into the LIMS system. You will be computer literate and have strong attention to detail and accuracy. You will have excellent communication skills (written and verbal). You will have previous experience of working in a scientific or pharmaceutical environment. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Reading, Berkshire

Stress Engineer

Stress Engineer - Abingdon We have an urgent requirement for 2 experienced Contract Stress Engineers, for an initial 6 month contract, for a leader in engineering services and solutions for the most trusted names in Aerospace & Defence to deliver solutions for their team in a High Tech client based in Oxfordshire. Role: The Stress Engineer will be working on a Test Rig and demonstrator for a new type of Engine part of analysis engineering team, carrying out 2 and 3D static and dynamic stress analysis, assessing solutions and presenting work to peers, senior engineers, managers and external partners. Professional experience and/or qualifications: Degree level qualification in an engineering subject or equivalent. Must have industry experience in the design and analysis of aerospace structures Experience in the use of commercial finite element codes including Altair Hyperworks, NASTRAN and ANSYS Workbench and CAD software system SOLIDWORKS would be advantageous. Experience in the design and analysis of composite materials used for aircraft/spacecraft structures would be desirable including ceramic matrix composites and metal matrix composites. Turbine, Compressor or Turbo background (Gas, Air or Steam) Must be able to carry out basic stress analysis hand-calculations for structures and pressurised equipment. Experience in the analysis of turbomachinery and aerospace components would be desirable. Rate Negotiable dependent upon experience. If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience to fulfil these Stress Engineer vacancies and wish to apply, please send your CV to Philip Delaloye on or call on 01384446192 DISCLAIMER: Due to the nature of work candidates should be UK citizen/ EU Citizen/ Valid work permit holder.

Contract / Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Component Design Engineer - 17458

Job Title - Design Engineer Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Design Engineer is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. A Design Engineer with specialist knowledge and experience in automotive design is required. Ability to analyse information and proposed solutions and to determine if the design proposals are viable. Assisting and setting targets and subsequent problem solving. Responsible for supporting the development of product functionality while ensuring the production of deliverable products. Component Design Engineer with technical specialization. Specialised engineering knowledge in automotive construction systems or subsystems. Experience in relevant areas of technology. Responsible for the development of individual components. Responsible for achievement of targets of time technology quality and cost. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Regional Field Sales Engineer

Regional Sales Engineer - (Home based) An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and capable Regional Sales Engineer to join a specialist UK operation for metals corrosion controls and protection systems. Operating from home the Regional Sales Engineer will cover a wide geographical region, but concentrate on the Midlands, South West and Southern areas of the UK. The Regional Sales Engineer will be working with a wide variety of existing clients in the steel production and distribution sector, as well as other manufacturing based clients, supplying into the automotive and subcontract machining sectors as well as targeting the aerospace sector for the business. This is a great opportunity for a proactive and self-starting individual with experience and knowledge of the sector to develop a strong business line and revenue plan. The Regional Sales Engineer will act as an intermediary between UK clients and European group offices and facilities. The role is extensively new business generation based including all lead generation, sales visits, quotes and proposals, but will also include being involved in sales related engineering research projects and various client facing detailed technical issues. The Regional Sales Engineer will: - Develop new business leads and opportunities from sales calls, networking and business intelligence. Visit Clients in the UK with occasional trips to Ireland and European locations. Produce written quotes and proposals in response to Client requirements. Liaise with manufacturing and Customer Service to ensure delivery of product to clients in time and in full. Project manage new product and new business developments in conjunction with corresponding in-house teams. Handle commercial aspects of the sales and project requirements. Carry out Market Research in the UK market to develop market penetration and to support the sales and operations teams. Produce accurate and detailed documentation and reports. Qualifications, Skills and Experience required. Degree qualified (preferred) in an Engineering related subject or appropriately experienced. Experienced in the engineering and manufacturing arena, ideally with knowledge of the steel production operations and the aerospace sector specifically. Experienced in producing detailed commercial or technical reports/documentation. Good interpersonal skills as dealing with clients and suppliers. Previous track record of new business sales generation. Strong commercial awareness and ability to negotiate contracts and sales agreements. A self-starter, capable of operating autonomously, but experienced in liaison with internal customer service, sales and technical colleagues. Benefits Salary - negotiable dependent upon experience. Bonus scheme Company car or car allowance 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 Regional Sales Engineer role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114.

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Chief Project Manager - 8243

Job Title - Chief Project Manager Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Chief Project Manager is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. Our client is looking for a Chief Project Manager responsible for execution and launch of the total solutions with a 360 degree business perspective across the organization. As a Chief Project Manager you will plan, control and coordinate activities carried out within the projects. You will obtain the necessary project resources from the line organization within the entire company and bring out the best of your team. You are responsible for leading the complete projects in such a way that technical and commercial targets are achieved as planned, and to secure a successful launch of the products. The position offers excellent opportunities for you to use your own initiative and to carry out continuous improvements to the operation. Your attitude and mind-set will be a key asset for us. Profile: * Proven capability of managing complex projects with high business impact. Project management experience. * High ability to lead, coordinate and motivate team members. You are an appreciated and experienced leader. * Excellent communication and presentation skills. You can easily reach across functions, processes and organization when needed. * You have a MSc degree in engineering or equivalent To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Chief Project Manager - 8297

Job Title - Senior Project Manager Location - Gothenburg, Sweden Rate - Excellent rates of pay Duration - 6 months An experienced Senior Project Manager is required to join a leading automotive organisation based in Gothenburg, Sweden. This is a contract position, and an excellent opportunity to have exposure in a fantastic organisation overseas. A Senior Project Manager to take on the role as Chief Project Manager within vehicle and powertrain portfolios. As a Chief Project Manager, you will co-ordinate the complete project deliveries and secure full cross functional anchoring. You will be responsible and accountable to; - Plan and monitor the project scope in terms of quality, deliveries, features and budget. - Communicate with stakeholders as well as project teams - Manage people, resources and suppliers - Continuously capture and document experiences You are an experienced project manager and preferably hold a PMP certified or equivalent. Experience of agile development or leading in an agile context is a plus. You are a very good communicator and have based on your leadership background also the ability to encourage people from what motivates them as well as show direction and set targets. To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Gothenburg, Sweden

Quality Manager

My client are a prestigious multi-national engineering and manufacturing company specialising in metal components supplied into various industries including aerospace, power generation and automotive. Reporting to the Plant Manager the Quality Manager role is responsible for the control and management of all company Quality Control, Assurance and improvement activities and quality engineering staff. Key duties are to manage the outgoing product Quality, the in process quality and drive the company systems and procedures that assure this . This is a customer facing role and the post holder will frequently engage with customers at senior level to further the reputation of the business. Experience Required - Quality Manager Experienced Quality Manager ideally with an aerospace or related industry background Metallurgy knowledge Has previously managed a Quality team of quality engineers, inspectors, metallurgists AS9100, SABRE 9000, NADCAP experience Change management and lean manufacturing knowledge Customer account management experience Supplier approval knowledge Ideally degree qualified or equivalent in a Manufacturing, Scientific, Technical or Engineering subject Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this highly desirable Quality Manager role with a highly respected engineering business.

Permanent / Leicester, Leicestershire

Indirect Buyer

Indirect Buyer Oxfordshire £45,000 We are currently searching for an Indirect Buyer to join our client in Oxfordshire. With significant factory investment planned, this is an exciting time to join the business. As Indirect Buyer, you will be accountable for spend categories including; Technical Facility management IT Telecoms Marketing Car Fleet Consulting All other NPR commodities The Indirect Buyer will be able to work cross functionally, sourcing and implementing spend strategies with the Indirect Procurement Manager With a planned OPEX spend uplift of 30% YoY, we are looking for an experienced Indirect Buyer to join the business during a period of rapid growth Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Indirect Spends and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Indirect Buyer role, please contact Scott Williams at Jonathan Lee Recruitment PSC17

Permanent / Oxfordshire, England

CNC Machinist

Summary Panel: CNC Machinist Around £33,000 Wolverhampton Engineering/Aerospace/ Precision Engineering/ Milling/ Turning/ Mazak A CNC Machinist is required with knowledge of Milling and turning. Candidates with experience of the aerospace industry would be well received to work for an established company with a great working environment. 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. 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: Precision background with Mazatrol systems knowledge (intergrex desirably) Programmer/setter levels of experience 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. 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 Wolverhampton-based aerospace company will offer you: Excellent salary packages dependent on experience. Company pension. Double day shift pattern 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 / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Facilities Engineer

Facilities Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham, Berkshire Automotive, Motorsport A Facilities Engineer is required to support the facilities management and day to day operations to maintain a clean, secure and safe working environment. Candidates with experience of commercial building maintenance and contract support and supervision would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, require a Facilities Engineer to maintain the building and core plant including site security and safety. As a Facilities Engineer you will be required to: Undertake planned preventative maintenance checks such as meter readings, water temperature, AHU filter changes. Undertake all services of electricity, gas, heating and air and water to ensure they are correctly controlled meeting legislative requirements. Ensure compliance of the company Health & Safety procedures. Manage cleaning and sundry supplies and ensure correct stock control. Conduct risk assessments and maintain the COSHH material safety documents. Manage contractors and supplies on site including the review of method statements and risk assessments. The Facilities Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Facilities or estate management knowledge ideally with an understanding of basic technical aspects or property, air conditioning, chiller systems, fire protection and BMS. A City & Guilds level 2 in facilities services or level 3 in facilities management. The ability to work independently and in a team with good communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with Facilities Engineering experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this transmission specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Facilities Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Facilities Engineer role, please contact Justin Wainwright at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889267.

Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire

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