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Quality Promotion & MQE Controller - R00020252 Cranfield, Bedford Automotive A Quality Promotion & MQE Controller is required with automotive quality experience. This company based in Cranfield requires a Quality Promotion & MQE Controller with strong organisational and communication skills for a new contract role. As a Quality Promotion & MQE Controller you will be required to: Provide relevant data and facts from the market to the different design departments Define priorities for improving vehicle quality and customer perception Provide detailed configuration of state of the art text analytics tools, in collaboration with system supplier when necessary. Develop/design/create new business intelligence tools to improve quality management (i.e. Quality Dashboard, Automated Weibull Analysis, Text Mining Tools, etc.) Regular acquisition and analysis of warranty and customer dissatisfaction data. Prepare analysis/presentation material for Monthly/Quarterly Quality review meetings Use existing reporting/analytical tools to identify areas for quality improvement and help develop action plans. Administration and reporting of development Quality status systems. Communicate results/trends Ensure countermeasure actions are appropriate and viable Maintain existing databases and Excel reports Liaise with other departments for information exchange Manage adoption date reports for countermeasures with manufacturing plants and design. Forecasting customer survey results The Quality Promotion & MQE Controller should have the following skills or experience: Ability to interrogate data, processes and systems to identify customer quality issues Self-motivated, influencer with strong written & verbal communication skills. Able to work cross functionally Highly competent with MS Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint for daily management, data analysis, presentation and solution development Ability to organise and prioritise effectively ensuring deadlines are met A good team player who questions the norm and strives to provide solutions If you have any questions about the Quality Promotion & MQE Controller r role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorshipContract / Bedford, Bedfordshire
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Permanent Kidderminster Manufacturing Salary £30,000 (Plus shift allowance + overtime) Jonathan Lee are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer for a client of our based in Kidderminster. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established business in the maintenance department. As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer your duties will be: Carry out planned maintenance work & respond to equipment faults Deal with reactive breakdowns that occur Diagnose & repair of special purpose equipment PLC fault finding Mentor & support Maintenance Apprentices As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, you will have: Experience of working with Hydraulics & Pneumatics Must be able to read electrical drawings Basic fabrication skills Mechanical maintenance experience Immediate starts available! This role is a double day shift, however you must be flexible with shifts! Lots of overtime available & weekend work will be required! If you want to know about this role then please get in touch with Kieron today!Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Job Title: Plant Manager Location: Dudley, West Midlands Salary: £ Competitive + Benefits Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Plant Manager to work for our client at their site in the Dudley, they are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to manage the operation of their Plant and all workers, manage legal and regulatory requirements, quality and environment assurance standards, and Health and Safety. The role will be working in accordance with Permit to Operate under PPC regulations, Company policies, and Safe working practices. Key Responsibilities: Functional responsibility of the maintenance manager and the maintenance team Responsible for the overall operation of the plant, while ensuring the flow of waste and exportation of electricity is in accordance with relevant contracts Ensure that the operation of the plant is in strict accordance with all relevant legal and regulatory requirements, quality and environment standards, H&S, PPC permit requirements, company policies, all company Safe working practices. Oversee quality and quantity of waste coming into the plant Manage the personnel to fulfil the timely execution of duties to maintain efficient running of the plant. Define the strategy for the preventative & corrective maintenance and approve the planning of work for both operations and maintenance. Ensure that the plant staff correctly monitor all emissions and report all emission incidents, abnormal operations or other issues likely to cause pollution, to the Environment Agency. Thoroughly investigate the cause of any emissions incident and implement any corrective or preventative action to prevent re-occurrence. Liaise with officials of the client councils, the Environment Agency, the H&S Executive and other such bodies as and when required. Ensure the coordination of activities during shutdowns and outages which involves working outside of normal hours. Validate the tonnages of incoming wastes to split them and charge the relevant councils/traders. Manage budgets for the plant in accordance with objectives set by the Regional Operations Manager. Promote open communications between operations and maintenance teams to fulfil all required activities for the effective running of the plant. Management: Overall management of all staff to fulfil the execution of duties to maintain efficient running of the plant at all times. Regular review of competence of all members of the team and to identify relevant training needs. Ensure that all technical documentation for all on site equipment is adequately kept, up-to-date and accessible to all staff. Involvement in the setting of procedures, instructions and method statements of all operational activities. Ensure that all controls, tests, mishaps and technical reports (including emissions/ tonnage/ incineration etc) are being monitored and recorded as required. Ensure the management of budgets and expenditure. Attend regular management meetings as required. Carry out annual staff appraisals, in line with Company policy. General: Contribute to the overall performance of the Company through co-operation/assistance with other company plants, shared experiences, supporting of initiatives that are approved and supported by the Regional Operations Manager and General Manager. Participate in the preparation, planning and execution of the annual outage and any unplanned shutdowns. Keep abreast of, and be conversant with all relevant legislation and to interpret and communicate it to all staff while giving clear guidelines in respect of appropriate action required. Health & Safety: Control the establishment and use of the Permit to Work system. Ensure there is a high standard of housekeeping on the plant at all times. Demonstrate safe working practices in line with the Company's H&S policy and procedures. Report and take action against any contravention of statutory & company Safe working practices, this includes reporting accidents and incidents. Act as Safety controller within the Company's Permit to Work (PTW) system. Ensure full compliance and application of the Permit to Work system in relation to associated operations/maintenance activities. Highlight any necessary changes required within Plant Operating Instructions (POI's), and Risk Assessments. Build and maintain strong working relationships with all departments. Skills Required: Min. HNC qualification but preferable training to degree level in a technical/engineering capacity Relevant knowledge and experience in the operation of steam to energy and high pressure boiler systems. Preferable IOSH Managing Safely experience. Experience of working in an operations team environment and managing a team is essential. Strong leadership is required. Computer literate and manipulate data on Microsoft Packages. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to communicate at all levels. 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 EmploymentPermanent / Dudley, West Midlands
Maintenance Technician Automotive Permanent Salary - £34657 plus Overtime Stoke on Trent Jonathan Lee are currently recruiting on behalf of an International Automotive industry supplier based in Stoke on Trent for a Maintenance Technician. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established team who are looking to recruit due to Business growth. As a Maintenance Technician your duties will be: Diagnose & rectify equipment problems quickly & efficiently Investigate permanent solutions to equipment Plan & implement equipment improvement Ensure that all processes meet Health & Safety requirements and that procedures are followed Carry out planned Maintenance work Contribute to cost reduction projects To maintain a safe working environment The Ideal Maintenance Technician will have: Mechanical & electrical maintenance experience Knowledge & experience of pneumatics & hydraulics PLC experience - Siemens & Mitsubishi Basic knowledge of quality systems within the automotive sector Comprehensive understanding of equipment mechanics/limitations This is a 3 shift rotation Ams/Pms/Nights! This is an excellent opportunity for the right Maintenance Technician! Immediate starts available for the right candidates! Apply today!Permanent / Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Are you an experienced CNC Production/|Manufacturing Engineer with exposure to optimising process within an CNC machining based environment? If so we require a CNC Production/|Manufacturing Engineer for a leading Automotive brand based in the West Midlands, who offer exciting and rewarding careers. The CNC Production/|Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible to support the production disciplines by continuously ensuring the optimisation of processes and technologies in the existing production systems, organisation and management of production driven improvements, support the VPS (Value Added Production System) methods used by the production team ensuring that problems are managed and corrected with repeatable and robust methods. You will also support new projects by providing lessons learnt with feedback and data. Qualifications and Experience Ability to analyse and resolve technical issues using systematic problem resolution techniques. Ability to Motivate and co-ordinate people and mobilise resources to achieve desired results. Excellent analytical and reporting skills, with high level of personal commitment and motivation. Project management skills. Experience in high volume manufacturing processes preferably within the automotive industry. Knowledge of process control techniques and gauging methods. Educated to a minimum of HNC or equivalent in engineering related discipline. A time served as an apprentice in Mechanical/Electrical/Production discipline. Interested applicants should apply to this advert or contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
Job title: NX/CAD Design Engineer (Interiors / Moulded Components / Trim) Location: South West Automotive, CAD, NX, Tier 1 / OEM/Industrial Design Engineering Due to the development of a new state of the art vehicle, our Client, a technology leader and pioneering company based in South West requires a creative and innovative Design Engineer with experience NX or CAD. Engineers with knowledge of interior components and systems and with experience of any injection moulded products with a creative approach would be particularly well received. Accountabilities Develop fully detailed CAD models Perform engineering design work relating to configuring, deploying, maintain and updating CAD models. Produce designs that meet targets for concepts, feasibility, packaging, clearance zones, mass, performance, safety, legislation, quality and timing. Generate, update and maintaining accurate CAD models, commodity package and section book. Generate accurate 2d CAD drawing as required. Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with company design, safety, quality, environmental compliance and standards Interact with various departments and stake holders to obtain design information and implement in CAD as appropriate. Skills Experience of generating concepts and converting into robust detailed engineering CAD models. Integrating engineering feasibility into CAD design. Knowledge of plastic material properties and behaviours. Knowledge and experience of dimensional control and tolerancing components at part level, through sub assembly levels and final assembly level. Able to demonstrate independent creative flair to solve complex interface design challenges. Ability to implement innovative design thinking into robust product designs. Self-motivated. Ability to meet project timescales. Able to work as a team and be self-motivated to resolve issues independently. Own CAD issue resolutions. Present finding in a concise, accurate, detailed way. Willing to train in NX as required. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and proactive Engineer to join a company enjoying huge expansion and develop their career. In return for their experience, motivation and hard work, this South West-based innovative automotive company will offer you: great basic salary/rate plus bonus and benefits an excellent working environment that focuses on innovation and creativity Career progression and development Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of delivering plastic products ideally within the Automotive Interiors arena and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about this role, please contact Chiara Caterisano at Jonathan Lee RecruitmentPermanent / Bristol, England
Electrical Component Engineer Peterborough Automotive An Electrical Component Engineer with a good understanding and experience in electrical vehicle / powertrain system and component requirements is required to work for our client a powertrain engineering consultancy, based on site at their client in Peterborough. The electrical component engineer will support system & component level design and validation of vehicle and powertrain electrical components. This includes the system and functional integration of electrical components within vehicle and powertrain projects. The chosen candidate will have a good understanding and experience in electrical system and component design as well as integration and validation. They will have strong interpersonal and communication skills. Due to increased workloads this company, the Electrical Component Engineers responsibilities will include: Support system and component level design and validation of electrical systems and components in vehicle and powertrain applications Support the preparation of electrical system requirements and specifications and requirements decomposition to component level Support the preparation of electrical system and component quality documentation (boundary diagrams, P diagrams, robustness check lists, FMEAs) Liaise with relevant teams to support electrical design tasks (i.e. simulation manufacturing, suppliers and SW & controls teams) Create electrical systems and component drawings Support the development of test plans both on a system and component level Support supplier selection process Support assessment of simulation and testing results and defining next steps The Electrical Component Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Control Engineering or similar Good understanding and experience in electrical vehicle/powertrain system and component requirements Good experience in systems engineering and system/component delivery CAD modelling and drawing capable Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities Excellent written and oral English Strong presentation skills Driving license Willingness to travel Ideally a member of relevant professional institute (eg IET) and chartered This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience in electrical vehicle / powertrain system to develop their career. In return for your experience, this powertrain engineering consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have any questions about the Electrical Component Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259.Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Our client who is a leading global land Systems/defence company are looking for a number of experienced Design Engineers The Design Engineer will work under the Design Team Manager and will be responsible for supporting vehicle design and integration activities across various products. The role will involve working with an adaptable team of engineers and technicians across the multi-discipline needs of the vehicle to propose design solutions to resolve problems. The role will also include creating high quality 3D CAD models and technical drawings, to facilitate parts purchase and vehicle assembly. The individual should be in a position to be Security Cleared without the requirement for any special exemptions. The position will entail: Using CAD (preferably Creo Parametric) to produce high quality 3D CAD models and technical drawings. Working with Lead Engineers to define test and validation requirements Using Design best practice to advise on design optimisation, manufacturing viability and cost effectiveness. Support critical design appraisals throughout the design and development life-cycle. Using Windchill, work to create/maintain a logical BoM structure. Undertaking and interpreting FEA results or other analysis techniques to help in the design process. Experience, Qualifications & Competency Requirements: Essential Skills: Ability to use Creo Parametric to produce 3D CAD models and high quality technical drawings in an efficient and coherent manner Knowledge/Experience of design - Including specifying appropriate materials and manufacturing methods, tolerance requirements and checking finished components. Demonstrable knowledge of automotive systems and how they work together. Highly Desirable Skills: Ability to liaise with and present information to multi-disciplined team members, the customer, and suppliers. Experience producing technical drawings to BS 8888. Experience with the Windchill PDM system. Experience with Engineering Change processes. Practical hands-on engineering fabrication experience and the design techniques used with these. Ability to perform Finite Element Analysis testing and generate test reports. Ability to understand Finite Element Analysis results and interpret into design requirements. Experience across a broad range of vehicle systems and sub-systems. Ability to use CATIA to produce 3D CAD models and high quality technical drawings in an efficient and coherent manner Nice to have skills: Any knowledge of land vehicle survivability, weapon systems and armour would be beneficial. Previous experience in designing military systems, on/off highway, or low volume/special purpose vehicles or platforms. Knowledge of composite use in design. Kinematics techniques used within a CA package.Contract / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Product/ Order Guide Analyst - 52399 £20.84 Ltd Co Brentwood Automotive A Product/ Order Guide Analyst is required with strong analytical experience. This company based in Brentwood requires a Product/ Order Guide Analyst with good understanding of the automotive industry for a new contract role. As a Product/ Order Guide Analyst you will be required to: Provide markets with Order Guides and orderable vehicle configurations (known as Pre-Configured Vehicles or PCVs) for EU and AP sourced vehicles. Validate the European ordering systems to ensure product requirements for affected markets are accurately reflected. Work with vehicle production scheduling to ensure orders are correct and buildable. Manage new `Model Year' changes and ad hoc running changes and update market order guides and PCVs accordingly. Update the GTS product timing charts for cross-department reference (pricing, export programming, allocation etc) Check daily infeasible order status and resolve any issues arising. Review applicable Product Description Letters (PDLs) as published, and update Order Guides and PCVs to reflect the latest product changes and design intent. Liaise with Export Programming and Pricing teams in each customer CBG to align on timing assumptions Update order guides as necessary to reflect new Model Years or running change actions that impact upon product specifications. Introduce new PCV specifications as required to support incremental business opportunities. Sign off on changes to vehicle specifications for new vehicle builds. Check product specifications in the appropriate systems to ensure accuracy of information and conduct regular audits of vehicle orders, to minimise risk of incorrect builds. Validate vehicle entities for new vehicle builds. Review and validate communications materials (brochures, adverts etc) for product accuracy. Update changes to `Israel Safety Report to ensure US customs documentation is accurate. Maintain tasks and audit check records in Sharepoint (preferred team collaboration tool). Support MEA Product Marketing as required The Product/ Order Guide Analyst should have the following skills or experience: Must be proficient in Excel, Word and Power Point applications and have experience of using computer systems. Strong oral and written communication skills essential - interaction with marketing customers around the globe. Must demonstrate strong analytical skills with attention to detail data analysis and interpretation. Good business acumen to understand the context and processes for product delivery. Motivated self-starter with strong time management skills and the ability to prioritise multiple tasks. Ability to work as part of a team essential. A background and experience with Analytics development would be advantageous Knowledge of automotive OEM Systems: GEMSL, CTM, VISTA, GOaLS is preferred but not essential. Understanding of the automotive industry an advantage but not essential. Degree or equivalent If you have any questions about the Product/ Order Guide Analyst role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorshipContract / Brentwood, Essex
Our client who are based in the West Midlands are currently recruiting for an IT Service & Support Specialist. This is an exciting career opportunity to work within a World Leading Automotive R&D Centre. Job Purpose: Work with the Senior IT Service & Support Engineer to provide day to day IT Support to the user community Personal Specification: Individual must have demonstrable skills at second-line level Essential skills & experience: In-depth knowledge of Office 365, Windows 7 & 10 and other standard client applications. User account creation and management; Active Directory & Exchange Automated PC build and software deployment technologies Familiarity with formal methodologies, particularly ITIL Ability to prioritise and schedule work to deliver maximum value to the business Demonstrable ability to undertake diagnostics in a structured and effective way Desirable skills & experience: SharePoint PRTG infrastructure monitoring ITIL V3 Foundation qualification Up to date Microsoft qualifications, particularly network management & SCCM Main Duties and Responsibilities: Work with the rest of the IT Team to deliver high quality IT support to a user community of around 150 people. Support the transition from reactive to proactive tasks through improved processes, monitoring, maintenance and management. Diagnose and resolve problems across the full range of IT solutions in use within the business, taking the initiative and working proactively, without close supervision. Work with the rest of the IT Team to improve support quality and productivity. Actively seek improvements to processes, policies and procedures to enhance customer service. Ensure all incidents are recorded and handled properly. Further the reputation of the IT Team within the business by communicating effectively, supporting agreed policies and behaving in a professional manner. Help ensure the needs of new starters are fully met, right first time. Proactively share knowledge and help other team members to do the same. Ensure solutions provided are in line with agreed IT strategy and standards. Adhere to industry best practice, as outlined in ITIL V3. Use the Service Desk Management Tool and associated resources effectively and constructively. Work to and support use of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Support IT elements of projects and initiatives, working effectively with in-house and external resources. Work with the rest of the team to ensure periods of holiday and absence are covered as effectively as possible, so as to minimise risk to Service Delivery.Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands
Summary Panel: Job title: Servicing Engineers Salary Range; From £27,250 per annum Location: UK Wide, regionally based across the Midlands, South Yorkshire and South East. This expanding CNC Machine provider are seeking Servicing Engineers for a field-based role. A Servicing Engineer is required with knowledge of Lathes and Mills CNC machinery. Candidates with experience of the Manufacturing or Engineering Maintenance would be well received. Due to expansion this company, a dedicated CNC Machine provider based in the West Midlands requires ambitious Servicing Engineers with control systems experience for a new permanent role. As a Servicing Engineer you will be required to: Complete scheduled and planned maintenance checks at customer's sites across the UK in accordance with machine maintenance checklists. Develop good relationships with both customers and other staff members, offering technical support and promoting a ranges of company products available. Maintain equipment to a high standard across the full product range including tooling, instruments and test gear in a safe and effective manner. The Servicing Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Hold relevant engineering qualifications and hands on maintenance experience with a variety of CNC machinery. Knowledgeable about Fanuc, Heidenhain and Siemens controls systems, although training is available. Driving Licence and the flexibility to work on a mobile basis as travelling is common. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of maintenance to develop your career. In return for your experience, this West Midlands-based Machine Manufacturer company will offer you: Salary from £27,250 per annum 10% Bonus, Company Vehicle, Laptop and Phone as well as substantial healthcare-based benefits. Training and Development Scheme in place, this is a great stepping stone for those wanting a career in Field Service Engineer. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Machine Maintenance and Control Systems and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Servicing Engineer role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.Permanent / Swindon, Wiltshire
Job title: Test Engineering Technical Author - Diesel Engine Development Contract: Competitive Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines A Test Engineering Technical Author opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. You will join a product development team working on 0.5 to 2.2 range of engines. This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the test and validation of diesel engine products. The engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications. Key areas of responsibility encountered in this Technical Author role may include any or all the following: Creation and update of engine test procedures Review of current Test procedures and lead changes through consensus in engineering community Recommend technical changes to engine development procedures for appropriateness Analyse Engine development data to create technical data and information Writing datasheets and technical documentation Drive process rigour, standardization and clear documentation to ISO17025 standards Transfer of documentation from legacy quality systems into new quality system You will be required to support the process improvement team projects, including use of standard work, production systems and lean 6 sigma techniques To apply for this Technical Author position you should have some of the following: Experience in a prototype engine test / development environment is required. Able to demonstrate a good understanding of base engine fundamentals. Incumbent needs high attention to detail, very clear communication skills and apply high level of process rigour. Engineering degree preferred but HNC/HND level candidates who possess a strong engine development background and the desire to develop and exhibit the required competencies will be considered. Self motivated, able to manage own workload and the ability to learn new skills at pace. Committed to continuous improvement, with an understanding of 6 Sigma processes. Must have ability to communicate effectively with team members and others in the work group, as well as customers, suppliers and employees in other workgroups. Please contact James Tilley for more details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
An Electrical Project Engineer is required to work for a manufacturing client based in Chichester. Excellent rate of pay ££££. The Electrical Project Engineer role is responsible for the management and delivery of all Electrical component development activities across the relevant multi-departmental process-chain to ensure on time introduction and integration into bespoke vehicle content. The Electrical Project Engineer position is responsible for project planning of all electrical engineering activities to the required detail in support of the tasks assigned by the Lead Engineer. Key accountabilities include: To manage and carry out the necessary electrical development activities including; Research Investigation, Internal Patent Application, Engineering Costing, Engineering Design, Risk Analysis, CoC Alignment, Test Planning & Validation, Project Planning, whilst ensuring product parameters (product properties & function, costs, weight, quality, timing) are released on time within the scope defined by feature sheets assigned by the Lead Engineer. Qualifications & Experience Required: * Degree in Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, or equivalent * A number of years' experience in an Automotive Engineering Electrical development environment * Knowledge of Automotive Manufacturing Processes for electrical components with the ability to select appropriate wiring concepts, processes and tooling options for low and medium volume manufacturing volumes * Knowledge of international automotive legislation and homologation requirements * Experience in automotive electrical project/programme management and leading cross-functional teams without disciplinary responsibility of team members Skills Required: * CAD (Catia V5) competence required. * Ability to create wiring/pinning diagrams for vehicle harnesses with interfaces to CAN/LIN bus systems * Ability to carry out Programming and Parameterisation development of electrical ECUs/Drivers/Systems * A sound knowledge of automotive feature development including development cost estimation, technical feature specification, DFM/DFA, RPT and low-volume production techniques with respect to cost, time and weight requirements and also regarding test planning and development. * Able to demonstrate the ability to meet the highest of automotive standards with regards to quality, robustness and the avoidance of undesirable levels of NVH. To apply for this Electrical Project Engineer role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Chichester, West Sussex
Workforce Administrator FMCG £10.00 to £13.00 p/h Ltd Birmingham An Administrator opportunity has arisen requiring Polish language skills. Working for an international food manufacturer based in Birmingham you will be responsible for: Receiving and managing employee data maintenance and workforce administration requests including: employee relationship change, mass uploads, individual data correction for personal/non-personal data, employee category change, pay/work schedule change, effective date changes, execution of reversals, domestic relocation, temporary contract end and extension, cost centre change, untimely request, authorised signatories, and inter-regional changes. In addition, long term illness, retirement, involuntary and voluntary separations paternal leave, maternity leave, military leave, personal leave (paid and unpaid), return to work, promotions, lateral moves, downgrades, external course of study reimbursements, reference letter, and confirmation letter for salary and employment Notifies payroll and other relevant parties of requests; confirms payment Updates case management tool and SHARP as needed by processes Provides requested SHARP HR and Payroll data/transactions to auditor Files grievance documents and outcomes in personal file Skills Required: Attention to Detail and good organisational skills EXCEL skills Polish Speaking Skills Preferred: Customer Focus Experience Required: Administration Experience Project work Data/Excel work Education Required: A-level or equivalent If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Bournville, West Midlands
Corporate Affairs Coordinator - HR FMCG £14.50 to £18.00 LTD Birmingham Corporate Affairs Coordinator opportunity has arisen within the HR department for an international food manufacturer based in Birmingham Internal Communications: Provide internal communications support for Northern Europe (NE) countries, in particular, on the ground support for UK business. Support the internal communications agenda for Northern Europe and will be a key contact in generating content from Northern Europe to ensure we maintain a holistic voice across the area. Collaborate with local teams (HR / brand / PAs) to identify great stories which celebrate success and help support recognition of colleagues in UK and across other Northern Europe countries. Support the digital channels (intranet, yammer) and support the editing of messages, creating communications materials for local leaders and communication champions across the region to ensure a vibrant communication programme. Community: Support the community/impact agenda for Northern Europe and play a key role in achieving volunteer KPIs across the region. Collaborate with local community champions, Foundation trustees and external partners to deliver key programmes. Support the creation and communication of community impact content and stories across the region to ensure a vibrant and engaging community programme Team Support: Effective administration will include organising team affairs (e.g. meetings, call etc), general team admin (files, archive) general day to day admin issues and also take on specific projects to support the function in its delivery or company objectives e.g. major event management such as internal management conferences or set piece external events. Responsible for providing project execution support for all CGA disciplines as called for by the team. Skills Required: Excellent written and verbal communication skills Well organised and ability to learn and build relationships quickly. Collaborative, enthusiastic can-do attitude, willing to get "stuck in" no matter the task. Experience Required: Demontrate experience in a Communications / Corporate Affairs / Marketing or HR function. Proficiency in MS applications including SharePoint. Experience Preferred: Worked in FMCG / other fast paced environment. Education Required: Ideally Degree level or equivalent education. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.Contract / Bournville, West Midlands
Heat Treatment Technician £/hr Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Motorsport A Heat Treatment Technician is required that can demonstrate a knowledge of using atmospheric and vacuum heat treatment equipment, techniques and operating procedures working with a range of metals, particularly steel. Candidates with hands on experience of undertaking processes such as: case hardening, tempering and stress relieving would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Heat Treatment Technician to undertake heat treatment to high levels of quality and to production schedules. The Heat Treatment Technician should have the following skills or experience: Demonstrable knowledge of atmospheric and vacuum heat treatment equipment, techniques and operating procedures Material coupon preparation, micro-section and hardness checking as well as operating procedures and effective jigging techniques Working with furnaces and other machinery, you will need to be aware of health and safety practices and procedures Working with other departments you will be required to advise Production Engineers on any tooling, jigs and fixtures you require, so good communication skills are a must This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with heat treatment experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you: £/hr Competitive Pension Private Health Care Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Heat Treatment Technician and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Heat Treatment Technician role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire
Controls Engineer Location: Birmingham Industry/Sector: Automation & Robotics A Control Engineer is required for a leading design and manufacturing organisation within the automation and robotics industry. We are looking for a pro-active and driven Control Engineer with experience in machine control systems, control panel, circuit diagrams and software. You will provide Cradle to Grave support, identify opportunities, develop proposals and implement solutions that deliver tangible improvements to projects and products. You will ensure all work adheres to Health & Safety guidelines, policies, legislation and requirements. As a Conveyor Control Technician, you will be required to: Design electrical control systems and circuits in order to achieve overall design functionality of the machine in order to meet the machine build plan. Order materials, plan and manage the building of control systems, on time and within budget. Commission the electrical installation and associated software and optimise the circuitry and software, so that the machine functions correctly. Attend meetings in order to give status reports and support the day to day management of the project plan Suggest improved methods to existing and proposed designs The Controls Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Be innovative and creative Recognised trade apprenticeship or equivalent engineering qualifications PLC experience - preferably Siemens S7, Omron, Allen Bradley Electrical/control experiences in an automation environment. Experience of working with the pressures associated within a time critical project-based environment Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of control systems and automated machines and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Controls Engineer role, please contact Ed Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446133.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
(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 opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Stourbridge, West Midlands
Sales Engineer - Birmingham - Electronics - £25,000 to £45,000 D.O.E A Sales Engineer is required to join a well established and growing manufacturer of electronic testing equipment for the automotive industry. As the Sales Engineer your responsibilities will include; Proactive generation of sales and new business development opportunities Providing pre-sales product information and education, assist with preparation and timely delivery of quotations Generating visit reports, project feedback and updating the sales database The position requires visits to customer sites throughout the UK and EU, with occasional international travel Ability to arrange own customer visits and be pro-active As the Sales Engineer you will require the following skills and experiences; Experience / knowledge of bespoke manufacturing, assembly and test equipment Technically astute with a knowledge of PC/PLC control systems and automotive systems is desirable. Able to increase business by developing strong relationships with existing and new customers The tenacity and determination to succeed A high degree of Initiative, resourcefulness and problem-solving skills Full UK Driving license. If you are interested in this exciting new Sales Engineer opportunity please click on the link to apply.Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands
An experienced Maintenance Technician is required to join a manufacturing facility based in Skinningrove, which is near Teesside. The facility, part of the Product Support and Logistics Division, produces steel track shoes. When mounted on the track link assembly, the track shoes form the 'track' found on Hydraulic Excavators, Track Type Loaders and Track Type Tractors. Benefits - Salary: £31,287.79, plus bonus, night shift premium, pension, shares, holiday pay and an extensive benefits package. Hours of Work: rotating 2 days 2 nights, 4 on 4 off Job Duties/Responsibilities: - Maintain and develop the facility availability and up time using fault analysis through pareto analysis and condition monitoring. - To be able to fault find on electrical/electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic circuits - To work to a planned preventative maintenance schedule - To liaise with the manufacturing and engineering departments to ensure equipment availability - Manage projects within the areas of responsibility - Able to root cause a machine failure and implement corrective actions in multiple disciplines - To generate ideas of how to save money in terms of cost and velocity and awareness of the area's budget - You will be evaluated in line with the below competencies - Building Trust, Customer Focus, Decision Making, Effective Communication, Enterprise Point of View, Focus on Quality, Inclusive Environment, Personal Accountability, Personal Development, Working Safely, Working Together. Experience / Required Qualifications: - NVQ Level 3 / Time served Apprentice background or equivalent qualification, preferably with the latest I.E.E. 17th/18th Edition. - Working within a manufacturing environment. Ideally Hydraulic and mechanical experience. - Operating PLC, Electrical / Electronic & CNC systems, Fault finding & diagnostics. - Ability to read electrical / mechanical schematics and PLC ladder listings. To apply for this Maintenance Technician position please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire
Job Title: Senior Engineer - Engine Systems / Certification Salary: £32 - 45/h (Depending on Experience) Location: Peterborough Relocation/ Sponsorship: Not available with this role A Senior Engineer - Engine Systems / Certification opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. As a Senior Engineer you will support the continuous evaluation of future engine platforms emissions conformance, documentation and issue resolution. This includes: emissions compliance validation planning, generation and maintenance of certification documentation, provide support to issue resolution ensuring the emissions compliance is maintained, providing support to our Emissions Regulations and Conformance team with agency discussions. If you enjoy working on a range of products throughout various stages of the product life cycle and supporting the resolution of complex engineering problems with limited information and you have are driven to win the right way, this job will be perfect for you. Due to breadth of the role you will require experience in at least one of the following areas with a desire to learn and develop experience across the other areas of focus: Engine or vehicle homologation, certification and compliance Engine core performance and emissions Engine aftertreatment performance and aging effects Understanding of engine and aftertreatment controls or other complex control systems Product validation planning Product technical issue root cause and resolution, including 6Sigma Off high-way legislation Required Qualifications Bachelors or Master's degree in Engineering, Mathematics or Sciences. Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal instruction and provide technical support to others. An individual with a high level of integrity, to ensure that they continue to win the right way even in challenging circumstances. Ability to communicate technical information effectively at all levels of the business. Please contact James Tilley for more details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senior Safety RMS Engineer - Gloucestershire - Permanent - Aero + Defence A Senior Safety RMS Engineer is required to join an innovative Aero + Defence Systems company on Permanent basis that specialises in advanced products primarily for the Defence and Aerospace industry. The Senior Safety RMS Engineer will report directly to the Safety RMS Manager and provide technical expertise to support the optimisation of systems and equipment reliability, maintainability and safety parameters. The Senior Safety RMS Engineer will proactively influence the development of products to ensure Safety, reliability, Testability and that the R&M principles are implemented and integrated. Responsibilities of the Senior Safety RMS Engineer Take a lead role in developing the technical capability of the RM&S department Understand and apply the principles of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability and Testability Identify and analyse Safety, Reliability, Testability, R&M requirements from customers Generation of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability, Testability and Supportability plans Safety and Reliability & Maintainability analysis including reliability prediction FMECA and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) as part of the design and development Provide guidance for design for safety, reliability, maintainability and testability Influence the design and development of engineering solutions Conduct and co-ordinate Safety, R&M and Supportability reviews Identify and agree Safety and Supportability requirements from international legislation Technical Requirements of the Senior Safety RMS Engineer Good knowledge of standards and directives such as MIL-STD's, ARP4761 & 4754 Degree or HNC educated in an engineering or science discipline A background in electronics would be a distinct advantage Some experience of Mechanical Engineering Development Understanding of product development lifecycle and associated requirements Understands the importance of delivery performance to cost and schedule Experience and understanding of product development practices and Quality standards Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications Knowledge of Training, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) & Logistic Support Analysis Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications Experience of identifying Programme and Customer Related Supportability requirements Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the nature of the products involved. If interested in this Senior Safety RMS Engineer then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment by calling my direct line on +44(0)1384 446102 or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review.Permanent / Gloucestershire, England
Design Engineer - Gloucester - Defence Systems - Permanent - Attractive A Design Engineer is required to join the Engineering Team within a market leading Innovative Technology Company that specialise Communication Systems for Military and Government Organisations. The successful Design Engineer will design and detail mechanical solutions in line with Product Design Specifications and relevant standards, complete cable drawings, compiling BoM's, assist with prototype build tasks. The Design Engineer will document the design information for formal release to manufacture. The Design Engineer will support the Production and Sales teams as products progress through all stages of the development and production process life-cycle. Design Engineer - Key Responsibilities Create mechanical design solutions to comply with the Product Design Specifications. Create cable drawings and Create/Manage Product, Cable & PCB BOM's. Produce accurate product build documentation. Produce concept renders in support of quotations for sales. Assist with validation testing of developed products. Actively support the company Engineering Change Request procedures. Ensure work is carried out in accordance with company, customer and BS standards. Carry out Continuous Improvement activities within the business. Technical Skills and Experience required for the Design Engineer HNC in Mechanical Engineering and Experience in designing and drafting. Knowledge of 3D and 2D CAD tools, preferably Solidworks & AutoCAD. A strong understanding of manufacturing processes. Experience designing electro-mechanical enclosures, sheet metal & machined components. An appreciation of documented quality standards and systems. Effective communication skills and a good attention to detail. Able to produce drawings and design documentation with a "right first time" attitude. Basic understanding of UK & US Military EMC and Environmental Test Standards. Occasional travel to Customers. **Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the sensitive nature of the products and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Design Engineer then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV's toPermanent / Gloucestershire, England
Development Engineer/ Senior Development Engineer (Machinery) Location - Staffordshire Excellent Salary and Benefits An experienced Development Engineer is required to join a world class business. Joining the Backhoe team, you will get to work on an exciting programme to develop our range of Backhoes. Your main task is to test and develop new and current designs, and create solutions for any problems. Your Responsibilities as a Development/Senior Development Engineer: Depending on your level and experience, your main duties would include: Test and development of new and current product designs Problem analysis and proposal of design solutions Analysis, reporting and presentation of test results Design, commissioning and operation of test rigs Liaise with internal/external customers/departments, as required during projects Assume responsibility for smaller projects/machine areas, dependant on experience About you: The ideal candidate should possess the following: Degree / HND in Mechanical Engineering or have equivalent experience Experience in the design/development of off highway vehicles Good working knowledge of drivetrain, hydraulics and electrical/electronic systems Enthusiastic attitude, coupled with a sense of urgency and desire to succeed Good teamwork & communication skills To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Staffordshire, England
Aerospace & Defence - Permanent - Software Developer - Attractive A Software and Infrastructure Developer is required to join a specialist cyber security and computer science team within an innovative electronics technology company that specialise in high-performance control systems for the Aerospace and Defence Industry. The Software and Infrastructure Developer will likely be from a IT infrastructure, computer science or software development background and will be developing services to detect, manage and prevent security breaches. Software and Infrastructure Developer - Key Responsibilities Design, develop and maintain a suite of in-house software applications, agents and scripts Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve issues across a broad range of technologies. Develop cyber defence incident management systems. Be involved of all stages of the project cycle from conceptualisation through to deployment and test. Technical Skills and Experience required for Software and Infrastructure Developer Degree in software engineering, Computer Science or related subject Experience in software coding through the entire lifecycle using C#, C++ or Java. Experience in database (big-data) and technologies (Microsoft Exchange, AMQP). Complex system design and monitoring including hardware, networks and applications. This is an excellent opportunity for a software technologist to develop your career and work in a highly technical environment. In return for your experience, this Gloucestershire based company will offer you: Flexible benefits scheme. Relocation allowance (dependent on circumstances). Competitive basic salary. **Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of Software and Infrastructure Developer then contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Direct line 01384 446102.Permanent / Gloucestershire, England
A Design Quality Engineer for Mechanical Structures is required to work for a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the greatest challenges, from deep space to the depths of the ocean. Our client is looking for a Design Quality Engineer to be a quality authority within engineering product development teams, to ensure that quality requirements are addressed throughout the engineering development of new products. You will be focused on mechanical structures across product groups, including key air to air refuelling and weapons carriage and release programs. The role is a development position and they are looking for a candidate that demonstrates future leadership potential from a strong mechanical engineering background. As a Design Quality Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include: Degree or equivalent calibre experience in Mechanical/Aerospace engineering. Mechanical Design office/Engineering background that could include fabrication, machining, mechanical assemblies and Geometric tolerancing. Proven Quality experience operating in EN9100, EN9110, TickIT Plus, EASA Part-21(G) & EASA Part-145 environments. Trained lean / six sigma practitioner. Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques Quality Planning - ability to effectively flow down Customer specific requirements into new designs, and ensuring capture of all quality requirements relating to the achievement of product compliance Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding, including use of lean tools such as 8D, and DFMEA / PFMEA. Sound engineering experience and associated Quality & Inspection knowledge. QMS implementation and lead auditing to recognised aerospace standards Attention to detail and methodical approach Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both internally and externally. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Dorset, England
Mechanical Systems Engineer Up to £38.00 per hour LTD Peterborough Diesel Engines A Mechanical Systems Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The Mechanical Systems team, have a vacancy for an engineer to support the validation of new and updated diesel engines for industrial applications. The role is based in our clients Peterborough Engineering & Technology centre where you will work alongside a range of system and validation specialists, with support and collaboration from engineers across facilities in US, China, India and Japan. As Mechanical Systems Engineer you will lead the creation of Engine System FMEA's, supporting risk identification, providing technical guidance on system integration and facilitating the creation of system & component validation plans (DVP&R). The work involves working in a fast-moving development environment with the ability to analyse technical situations and make sound technical recommendations based on this analysis. To apply for this Mechanical Systems Engineer position you should have some of the following: A Systems Engineering approach to product development Ability to analyse complex data with experience of engines or engine applications Demonstrated experience of Engine Design, Development or Simulation Demonstrated experience of planning validation and test requirements Experience of DFMEA facilitation and creation Experience of industrial diesel engine applications, construction machinery or generating sets Experience of Proactive Reliability, and demonstration of Product Quality Proven project management experience related to Diesel Engine development 6 Sigma Methodology and Continuous Process Improvement Experience of Root Cause Analysis, and issue investigation techniques Please contact James Tilley for more details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
An experienced Test Engineer in Quality is required to join a company who manufacture steel and aluminium stampings. Job Purpose - The Quality Test Engineer is responsible for; Ensuring product inspection is managed by way of development, improvement, monitoring and analysis of all aspects of destructive testing in line with Company/Production requirements. Manage and coordinate the day to day activities. Design and manage concise reporting methods and communicate to all levels of Management and customers where required. Liaise and work alongside all departments to improve products manufactured. Aid production press lines during run ability issues. Support Project Management and Production during project implementation, launch support and post start of production to meet plant and customer quality expectations Key Experiences and Qualifications: Understanding of SPC, torque - Dynamic vs. Residual. Understand the impact of changing SPR Knowledge of Skin panel assessment. Knowledge of pressings. Knowledge of ISO9002 or IATF16949. Manual dexterity. Numeracy and literacy skills. Computer literate. Qualified to HNC level, or equivalent NVQ. To apply for this Test Engineer (Quality) role please contact Rachel Meacham.Contract / Telford, Shropshire
Electrical Production Engineer - Permanent - Manufacturing - West Midlands An Electrical Production Engineer is required to join a leading Control Systems Manufacturing Company on Permanent basis that specialises in products primarily for the Electrical and Electronic industry. The Electrical Production Engineer will be working with electrical control systems and associated ancillary equipment products. The Electrical Production Engineer will assist to ensure products are manufactured to the customer requirements/specification. The Electrical Production Engineer duties will include generating Bills of Materials, internal manufacturing drawings and test processes Responsibilities and Accountabilities of the Electrical Production Engineer Preparation and management of Bill of Materials to provide accurate date for procurement Preparation and management of manufacturing documentation and technical documents Working with procurement and manufacturing to ensure needs are understood Work within the New Product Introduction process and participating in design reviews Participate in project meetings and customer meetings as required Provide technical support to other departments as required Understand and apply relevant design, regulatory and industrial standards Operate in accordance to ISO 9001 and strict industry standards Requirements, Experience and Skills of the Electrical Production Engineer HNC/ONC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent industrial experience Experience in a similar role with the Ability to multi-task, plan accurately & follow plans Deliver on time and against KPI deadlines Effective communication skills within the company, the supplier base and customers Experience of design for manufacture (DFM) & a background in a production environment Preferred Experience in AutoCAD, E-Plan, Pro-E and Corel Draw Ability to program PLC's, for automated testing Ability and experience to help manage a design team Knowledge and experience in design to Strict Industry Standards Experience of Control Panels design and assembly Experience of producing quotation and estimates If interested in these Electrical Production Engineer roles, then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review. or call my direct line on 01384 446102.Permanent / West Midlands, England
Lead EDS Engineer - Gaydon This is a fantastic opportunity for a Lead EDS Design Engineer. The successful Lead EDS Engineer will be working for a specialist harness manufacturer who are the market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. You will receive all the benefits of a top employer committed to further development, and product innovation. What you will do As Lead EDS Engineer; Support the project team leader to ensure technical deliverables are achieved Technical lead for an assigned project, including giving overall technical direction to a small team of EDS engineers Ensure that technical direction, and delivered products are compliant with customer (SDS) and internal design standards Responsible for the validation and robustness of the delivered harness designs, including support for DVP reporting Ensure that technical direction is optimised for internal best practice, especially with regards to DFM and quality assurance Co-ordinate support for manufacturing Lead customer facing technical reviews, including presenting proposals, and negotiating preferred design solutions What you will need As Lead EDS Engineer; Demonstrable understanding of technical / engineering documentation (e.g. circuit diagrams and harness drawings. Educated to HND/degree level, in a relevant engineering discipline Demonstrable understanding of electrical principles, and vehicle electrical systems Ability to organise multiple workstreams and achieve parallel deliverables Excellent communication & negotiation skills Experience in a vehicle manufacturing environment, preferably in a design support role Knowledge of harness manufacturing processes and best practice in 'design for manufacture' Prepared to travel to Customer and Supplier sites worldwide What you will get As Lead EDS Engineer; A very competitive salary & benefits including annual bonus, pension & healthcare The opportunity to work on a range of fast moving and challenging projects Professional development in EDS & Management training, higher qualification support Career progression Early finish on Friday To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
EDS Circuit Engineer - Gaydon This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious EDS Circuit Engineer. The successful EDS Engineer will be working for a specialist harness manufacturer who are the market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. You will receive all the benefits of a top employer committed to further development, and product innovation. What you will do As an EDS Circuit Engineer you will; Generate circuit system diagrams from device transmittals Review system circuit diagrams Obtain load current data on the relevant networks within the circuit diagrams Calculate wire sizes, voltage drops and fuse blow times on the relevant circuits. Generate power and ground circuit diagrams from the circuit information provided. Assist EDS engineers in the design of the harnesses. Ensure that designs meet design rules as determined by the specification What you will need As an EDS Circuit Engineer Qualified to HNC electrical/electronics or equivalent Ability to use VeSys Capital Logic Circuit Design Software Able to use circuit tools Knowledge of automotive systems practices Knowledge of harness design practices. Knowledge of automotive terminology What you will get As an EDS Circuit Engineer A very competitive salary & benefits including annual bonus, pension & healthcare The opportunity to work on a range of fast moving and challenging projects Professional development in EDS Early finish on Friday To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire
A Team Leader is required to work for a specialist harness manufacturer who are the market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. As Team Leader, your duties will include: Managing a team of 3D or EDS Engineers to design SDS compliant EDS designs in compliance with best practice and legal requirements Ensure the Design Team work within the SOW Ensuring that the team is engaged with the Plant and PPE to ensure full consideration to DFM requirements Interfacing with the customer to ensure project deliverables are met (Virtual Series, Builds, AIMS, ECR's, DVP) in accordance with the customer Vehicle Programme Plan. Responsible for engineering deliverables in accordance with the Project Timing Plan Seeking out and resolving issues in an efficient and effective manner to control and minimise risk Target setting in partnership with the team to maintain project performance and quality standards Operating in an APQP environment Developing and maintaining DFMEA's Candidate Requirements Essential Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent, in a relevant discipline Management level Customer facing experience Experience in the development of Vehicle EDS Systems Prepared to travel both within the UK and overseas To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Wiltshire, England
A EDS Engineer is required to work for a specialist harness manufacturer who are the market leader in Europe and one of the world's premier providers of standardized and customer-specific wiring systems for the automotive industry. Reporting to the Engineering Project Leader this varied role will include EDS design and drawing creation, technical problem solving and change tracking as well as customer facing activities including launch and build support. Specifically, this will include: Responsibility for developing the engineering design of the electrical distribution system from project start to vehicle launch/SOP Responsibility for the design of wiring harnesses, including the co-ordination of mechanical and electrical design data (i.e. bringing together 3D modelling data and electrical circuits data) Supporting the development and integration of associated components into the harness design (e.g. adding brackets, formers, and grommets). Responsibility for design validation and customer specifications. Responsible for the release of harness designs to agreed project timing Supporting design validation (DVP) an internal best practice, especially with regards to design for manufacture and quality assurance Support manufacturing during early design phases and ramp-up (including direct support at overseas manufacturing sites) Support vehicle manufacturing during prototype and pre-production build phases (including support at customer build sites) Analyse and resolve technical issues, including reporting into customer based systems Support product optimisation activities (TVM, VA/VE) Your Profile: Essential Educated to HND/degree level, in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Elec/Auto/Mech) Demonstrable understanding of electrical principles, and vehicle electrical systems Experience in a vehicle manufacturing environment, preferably in a design support role Knowledge of harness manufacturing processes and best practice in 'design for manufacture' Prepared to travel to Customer and Supplier sites worldwide Desirable Experienced with Mentor graphics design tools (Cap-H, or Harness XC preferred) Demonstrable understanding of technical/engineering documentation (e.g. circuit diagrams and harness drawings) Excellent communication and negotiation skills Key Skills and Qualifications CAD tool understanding - Vesys / CATIA V5/V6 DFMEA practical experience / knowledge of. Electrical harness engineering background AIMS, ECR's & Release process Quality tools such as APQP, DFMEA, 8D Cost understanding Ability to read and use engineering specifications & drawings Certified to use CATIA V5/ V6 Certified to use Electrical Work Bench Trained and Certified to utilize Team Centre (TCe) To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.Permanent / Wiltshire, England
Job title: Design & Development Engineer Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines A Design & Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The successful applicant for this position will join the Component Engineering department and will take responsibility for design and development activities of components and systems for company brand engine ranges. Each project offers the opportunity to work on the design and development of engines intended to meet the latest emissions legislation, with world-class levels of quality and reliability. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company. Through this role, the successful candidate will have an excellent opportunity to take part in, and have significant responsibility for, the end-to-end design/development process for engine components and systems. To apply for this Design & Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical, electronic, electrical, or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered. Good understanding of Manufacturing principles & processes Design experience of engine components and systems 3D CAD (Pro-Engineer CREO) Good understanding of engine design Knowledge of engine systems Experience of running and participating in FMEA Development experience of engine components and systems, including both rig and whole engine testing. Design experience gained in the off-highway sector Knowledge and usage of Teamcenter - data management software Please contact James Tilley for more details.Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mechanical Engineer - Shropshire - Defence - Attractive - Permanent A Mechanical Engineer is required by a large Defence Systems Organisation working with complex engineering projects on behalf of the MoD. The Mechanical Engineer will be based in Shropshire with some occasion travel. The Mechanical Engineer will be involved in the design & integration of equipment at the system and sub-system levels. The Mechanical Engineer will be exposed you to different Defence Vehicle Platforms and Systems to see projects through their full lifecycle. The Mechanical Engineer will have general engineering management responsibilities for a range of projects and tasks. Mechanical Engineer responsibilities as will involve: Managing requirements and producing technical specifications Managing all technical issues with customers and suppliers Managing system design and integration into vehicle platforms Participation in testing acceptance and verification of systems Supporting the Sub System Manager as required Representing company as Design Authority for structure and other sub systems Providing engineering input to customer including cost estimating and programme plans Producing technical reports, meeting minutes and visit reports Leading and/or attending design reviews and managing actions Oversee and direct the work of subordinates within the team Contribute to the development of team capability Conduct Performance Developments Reviews for subordinates Mechanical Engineer Skills and Qualifications should include: Degree / HND or equivalent qualification or experience in Mechanical Engineering Project Management and cross functional experience within engineering projects Strong understanding of defence vehicle structures, systems and their development Experience of requirements ownership and development, system level design Knowledge of system safety and of supporting the identification of system hazards Experience of the whole lifecycle of defence vehicles, including integration and test Line management experience of engineering project teams Competent in the use of Microsoft based products (Excel, Word and Project) SAP knowledge would be advantageous, but training will be provided Knowledge of vehicle structures, armour systems, seating, air-conditioning, fire suppression, Nuclear, Biological and Chemical protection, and small and large-scale Fabrications would be an advantage. **Full Security Clearance will be required for this position** Should you feel you have the skills and experience required the Mechanical Engineer as well as being able to support SC and ITAR requirements, then please apply directly on 01384 446102 or send suitable MS Word Format CV'sPermanent / Shropshire, England
Wireless Communications Test Engineer - Vehicle Resilience - Coventry- Competitive £ DOE I am seeking a Wireless Communications Test Engineer for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing. The Wireless Communications Engineer will form part of a new team whose roles will include supporting the development of connectivity & reception performance measures for Broadcast, Cellular, WiFi & V2X services. Further focus will include supporting Cybersecurity and Functional safety specialists. What You Will Do: As Wireless Communications Test Engineer, you will; Support cellular and WiFi Over The Air (OTA) test development and broadcast reception test development Support research new technology standards and test parameters / equipment Support the generation and validation of new capabilities Support the optimisation of new technology services through structured continuous improvement Assist in the development and optimisation of engineering processes and policies Assist specialists in delivering programmes, providing technical support to cross-discipline teams What You Will Need: As Wireless Communications Test Engineer; Demonstrate technical expertise, with emphasis on the development and delivery of OTA and other connectivity testing. Proven ability to develop new test methods. Demonstrate commercial awareness, tasking and accountability, service quality, and timely delivery Demonstrate an excellent understanding of the principles behind communications performance testing which must include a minimum of cellular and WiFi Demonstrate technical delivery to include test plans, control plans, similar customer documentation Proficient computer skills, especially coding own penetration tools What You Will Get: As Wireless Communications Test Engineer; Employment with this centre of excellence in vehicle engineering, design, test and development Competitive salary & benefits Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Wireless Communications Test Engineers should apply today by either calling Ray Greenman on +44 (0)1384 397555 or by emailing their CV and covering letterPermanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Senior engineer - RDE powertrain emissions - Northampton Blue-chip powertrain consultancy is seeking a supervisor/senior engineer to work within its new PEMS/RDE test facility. This facility performs whole vehicle tests but with exhaust emissions under the spotlight. This person will be responsible for scheduling resource and time into the facility ie utility planning and resource allocation man-management of the vehicle test team What you will do supervise and optimise test scheduling within the vehicle test department ensure test projects are managed correctly and be responsible for the integrity of the results including reports and client feedback develop client relationships maintain vehicle test procedures and standards What you will need: A degree in engineering Previous automotive emissions experience and an understanding of combustion and standards. PEMS or RDE experience would be very useful Understanding of COSHH, H&S in the workplace Be eligible to work in UK without sponsorship What you will get Salary commensurate with experience Opportunity to work in brand new multi-million pound facility Bluechip company Applications Please apply with current CV, details of present salary and notice period. Unfortunately candidates that require sponsorship cannot be considered at this stage. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further information prior to submission, however should you require further information, please contact 01384 397555Permanent / Northamptonshire, England
Logistics - Export Operatives We are looking for 3 Logistic / Export Operatives, for a third-party logistics (3PL) company, at their facility in the Heathrow area, for a 7am to 7pm Shift, that is 4 days on and 4 days off. The Logistic / Export Operatives will be responsible for the preparation of shipping documents for the distribution and export of aircraft spares worldwide. The ideal candidate will: Demonstrate their attitude and ability to excel at ensuring the end clients targets and standards are met or exceeded. To prepare the shipping documents for the distribution and export of aircraft spares worldwide. Process work to Customer KPI's. Update and operate various operating systems. Liaise with Supervisor as to daily priorities and functions within the office routine that will assist with workloads/achieving KPI's. Maintain teamwork over all shifts in conjunction with all departments. To ensure that all stock (Engineering parts) are moved using correct Manual Handling procedures. To ensure that all documentation and information is handled and completed as required. Able to work to strict deadlines. Experience: 2 years' experience in an Export, Courier or Customer Service environment. (ideally in a 3PL or aircraft stores environment). Good Standard of General education with good Maths, English and Geography. Attention to detail and able to work on own initiative with accuracy and consistency. Previous experience of operating TE2, SAP and CSP or similar systems. Previous experience of Fedex, DHL, UPS, TNT, ID-database processing. Good PC skills with Microsoft Office and Outlook. Have a pro-active attitude and able to work to deadlines. Benefits: Salary - negotiable dependent upon experience Shift allowance Overtime If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send a brief copy of your CV and a covering letter, outlining your suitability for the role, please send your CV to Philip Delaloye on or call on 01384446192Permanent / Southall, Middlesex
Maintenance Engineer (Test Beds) - Northampton This client is a bluechip, powertrain consultancy based in Northampton. They are renowned for quality of work and set exacting standards. They are seeking an additional technician to work on the maintenance and upkeep of engine test cells. This role will suit a maintenance engineer with electrical and instrumentation background seeking a day shift position in Northampton. What you will do: Deal with breakdowns, installations and set up of cell equipment Repair and maintenance of systems Build and fabrication Calibration of equipment What you will need Recognised qualification in engineering or maintenance Ability to read drawings (mechanical and electrical) Experience working with electrical, control, instrumentation or test systems Fitting skills and experience of working with dynos, large motors, PLCs, actuators, transducers and drives Any experience on the following would be useful but not essential :PC networks, RS232, GPIB, PUMA, Cadet, CAN, PLC Ability to work in the UK without sponsorship Dyno or test cell experience is highly desirable What you will get Highly regarded employer with stability, state of the art facilities and track record Salary and benefits package commensurate with skills No shift working Applications Please apply with current CV, notice period and details of your present salary/and or expectations. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further information prior to submission, however please direct any questions or 01384 397555Permanent / Northamptonshire, England
Job Title: Technician (Mechanical Testing) Location: Wednesbury Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Technician to work for our client site within their mechanical and product testing department, the role will be involved in preparation of test pieces and testing for Brinell, Rockwell and Vickers Hardness Test and Reporting. Key Duties: Ambient and elevated temperature tensile testing-round and prismatic samples. Full size fastener testing on all applicable machines at ambient temperatures and authorization for reporting. Bespoke tensile and compression testing to customer requirements after suitable training. Thermomechanical testing including stress rupture, creep and fatigue testing after suitable training. Izod and Charpy impact testing and reporting. The successful candidate would be carrying out routine and bespoke mechanical testing. Also involved in a longer-term development projects of thermo-mechanical testing. Weld sample bend test piece preparation and testing to current and equivalent specifications e.g. ASME IX, fracture sample preparation and testing to current and equivalent specifications. Assistance with product testing. Proof load testing using Tentec Proof Load Rig after suitable training. Any other reasonable task requested by Management. Working Hours: Normal Working Hours will be Mon-Thu 08:00-16:30 and Fri 08:00-15:30, there is also a daily 30 min lunch break. The role will be working across both sites in Wednesbury and Dudley. 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 / Wednesbury, West Midlands
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Jonathan Lee Talent Management specialises in the provision of selection, development and retention services to a wide range of organisations.
Jonathan Lee Consultancy Services combines local knowledge and consulting skills to conceptualise and develop the best business solutions.