Having evolved with the sector over four decades, Jonathan Lee Recruitment’s capabilities are strongly aligned with the advanced technologies associated with contemporary and future automotive and motorsport development.

We provide permanent, contract and interim automotive recruitment solutions to OEMs, tier 1 and 2 suppliers, technology developers, consultancies and research institutions. Covering the complete automotive product lifecycle across product development, manufacturing and commercial roles, we support passenger car, motorsport, motorcycle, commercial and off-highway vehicle applications.​ Careers within automotive, motorsport and adjacent technology industries are continually evolving due to unprecedented technological innovation. We are uniquely equipped to source the specialist skill-sets that will assist businesses to take advantage of digital manufacturing and the Internet of things, connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs), low emission vehicles and advanced materials. 

We cover roles from research & development, design engineering, design and styling, studio engineering, NVH, powertrain, EV (electric vehicle) development, battery design, battery pack design, battery management systems, electronics engineering, software development, vehicle packaging, engineering quality, manufacturing and production engineering, operations management and many others.

​Manchester is a major city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester in the north west of  England.  The country's second biggest city, it forms a continuous conurbation with surrounding towns with the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east.   

Manchester is the most linguistically diverse city in western Europe, with up to 200 languages spoken in the city, and its multiculturalism is reflected in the city's public spaces and attractions.  

With thousands of acres of parkland and countryside on the doorstep, Manchester offers a vibrant and lively lifestyle, with a world-renowned music scene, a globally recognised art and design culture showcased in over 30 museums and galleries.  It's network of canals, local markets and it's sporting credentials also help add to the diversity of the city.

Manchester is home to two of the biggest football teams in the world, Manchester United and Manchester City and sports fans can also enjoy national and international cricket at Lancashire's Old Trafford Ground,  with rugby union and rugby league played nearby in Sale, Salford, Wigan and Warrington.

With over 300 restaurants in the city, there is a huge range of high-quality, modern British and international cuisine available to suit all palettes.  It also has big name music venues offering a wide diversity of music including rock, indie, jazz, world music, classical and opera.  

The Northern Quarter is the hub of Manchester's shopping scene and offers a unique experience with its mix of trendy bars, cafes and boutique shops but for those who prefer having everything under one roof, the out-of-town Trafford Centre is a hotspot.