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Grant Nisbet Lead Consultant posted 5 months ago

If you are thinking about a career in the automotive or motorsport sector, then be certain to attend the MIA Motorsport & Automotive Jobs Fair taking place on Thursday 5th October between 13.00pm - 19.00pm at Silverstone Circuit.

 

Whether you are an engineering student wanting to know which route to take or an experienced professional wanting to take the next step in your career, there won’t be a better opportunity to get your foot in the door. 


Jonathan Lee Recruitment will be in attendance alongside many of the sector’s leading engineering and manufacturing companies including Mercedes-Benz UK, Jaguar Land Rover and Mahle Powertrain. 


A wide range of roles and opportunities will be available on the day, including jobs in engineering, design, manufacturing, sales & marketing, motorsport events, motorsport courses and apprenticeship schemes. 


Grant Nisbet, Operations Manager at Jonathan Lee Recruitment, will also be sharing essential advice to job hunters, presenting ‘How to prepare for job interviews’ with top tips on how to prepare, what to expect during the interview and succeed in getting your dream job. 


To find out more about and to book your free tickets click here.


Click here to see all of our graduate roles. 

  

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Senior Engine Systems Engineer

Senior Engine Systems Engineer £43,183 - £52,000 (D.O.E) & Benefits Peterborough ** Flexible Working will be considered ** Are you a Senior Engineer aspiring to directly influence and validate the quality of current and future technologies, have the opportunity to play a key role within a world class engineering organisation as well as develop individual engineering competency? We have an exciting new role within the Systems Validation team which is a new team within Performance Systems Integration offering an exciting opportunity to develop and validate innovative solutions to issues found on current product 4 and 6 cylinder global engine platforms for a wide variety of machine applications. This is a dynamic sitmulating team which not only develops and validates solutions to current product issues but also provides (engine and aftertreatment) system level validation for our future engines from the early development stages through to final production. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Bachelors or Master's degree in Engineering. Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal instruction and provide technical support to others. Knowledge of internal combustion engines. Ability to communicate technical information effectively at all levels of the business. Product validation (FMEA, DVP&R, Data analysis). Experience of complex Electronics and Controls system concept generation including drafting block diagram controls for simulation assessment. Extensive understanding of control algorithms and logic. Experience of modelling complex systems, and the use of simulation tools to make confident predictions. Six Sigma experience (Black belt preferable, Green Belt minimum). Extensive knowledge mathematics, data analysis, numerical modelling and statistics Experience of design of experiments, optimisation techniques and Robust engineering methods. 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. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Purchasing Assistant

Due to continued growth this innovative designer and manufacturer of architectural product is looking for a Purchasing Assistant. The Purchasing Assistant responsibilities will include: Assist in sourcing materials for projects, obtaining prices and lead times in line with project timescales. Place orders with nominated suppliers. Expedite purchase orders on a daily basis to ensure that materials arrive on time for all projects Place orders for production materials under the supervision of the procurement manager, amending as required and processing Liaise with suppliers to assist with the resolution of queries Update and check daily overdue orders, chasing suppliers where necessary, making decisions and taking corrective action as required. This is a rapidly growing company with a new and unique product. This role is expected to grow with the business and would suit an ambitious purchasing professional. You are likely to be currently working as a Purchasing Assistant or Junior Buyer. Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this exciting Purchasing Assistant opportunity.

Permanent / Reigate, Surrey

Project Assistant - 34927

Project Assistant Whitley An initial 3 month contract Paying up to £19.43 per hour ltd/umbrella A Project Assistant is required to provide support for a Coventry based luxury car manufacturing organisation. The Project Assistant role is a temporary assignment for an initial 3 months and is paying up to £19.43 per hour for the following skills/experience: Manage the part return centres and the priority return request process, escalating on a timely manner all issues Ensure an effective warranty returns process satisfies dealer requirements in all relevant markets Ensure environmental standards and legislative requirements are followed for returned material Manage scrap processing to maximise the benefit for the business Manage warranty part assessment activity at market warehouse operations The ideal person will: Have logistics experience Ideally be degree qualified Have excellent IT literacy skills, particularly with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and Excel Be able to manage multiple tasks Have strong reporting skills Be able to establish strong relationships with key stakeholders Have enthusiasm and the drive to succeed individually and as part of a team Please do not hesitate in applying for this position, if you have any questions about this role contact Jessica Williams of Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Internal Technical Sales Engineer

Telford, Shropshire £25,000 - £32,000 plus bonus Training + Progression + Pension + Bonus Are you a Sales Engineer looking for an opportunity that will offer you the chance to develop a long and exciting career within a growing and innovative company based in Telford? Are you hungry to earn monthly bonuses and increase your earning potential each and every year? We are recruiting for a lean and innovative engineering company who specialise in providing components, products and full turnkey solutions to the automation and robotics industry both in the UK and overseas. The business is financially robust and responsible one who's owners and directors believe passionately in helping develop the skill base and career potential of each and every member of staff they appoint. In this role as a Internal Technical Sales Engineer, you will be responsible for the following: Supporting the sales and support team with quotations and bid preparation. Working with a wide variety of companies industry in what is a dynamic and fast growing automation and robotics market. Liaising and working with the production, project and service teams to produce solutions for clients needs. For your hard work, you can expect the following: £25,000 - £32,000 base starting salary Bonus for hitting targets Ongoing product and industry training A chance to work in newly furnished offices within the growing automation/robotics industry Opportunities to progress your career within a lean and innovative organisation You may already be a Internal Technical Sales Engineer, or someone who has completed an their apprenticeship or degree and is looking for an opportunity to use your degree and knowledge in a technical and commercial setting. If you are one of either, and the above information is of interest, then we would like to hear from you. This is a rare opportunity to join an innovative and creative employer who reward ts staff with outstanding career development opportunities in the coming years with plans to expand their operation abroad with particular emphasis within the USA. If you wish to be considered, please 'apply' or for more information contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.

Permanent / Telford, Shropshire

HVAC Thermal Systems Engineer

HVAC Thermal Systems Engineer - Permanent - Nuneaton - £Competitive Salary DOE I am seeking a Thermal Engineer for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing. This is a permanent position based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire and is offering a competitive salary What You Will Do: As Thermal Engineer; The Thermal Engineer will assume a central engineering role in highly varied vehicle thermal management project activities. He/She will be responsible for the conception, design and development of thermal systems whilst applying 1-D simulation techniques. They will conduct and oversee test development work at component, sub-system and whole-vehicle levels. What You Will Need: As Thermal Engineer; Essential experience for this role would include: Typically 5 years in automotive thermal management Modelling and Simulation (1-D) using an industry-standard software, preferably GT-Suite Strong thermodynamics background Good knowledge of thermal management in passenger vehicles Desirable experience for this role would include: Vehicle climatic testing Thermal system testing Knowledge of Thermal Comfort and Climate Control Thermal Management of hybrid and electric vehicles Battery Thermal Management Systems Underbonnet Thermal Management What You Will Get: As Thermal Engineer; Employment with this centre of excellence in vehicle engineering, design, test and development An excellent salary depending on experience Career progression Work on a range of innovative programmes Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Thermal Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Purchasing Manager

A Purchasing Manager is required by our client, a specialist in rail engineering and turnkey service provider. The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for contract management and supplier development, working towards establishing long term supplier agreements. Key Responsibilities of the Purchasing Manager will include: Sourcing of new products and services and the issuing of RFQ's. Conducting competitive bid exercises to test pricing and sourcing strategies. Development of supply base. Identifying and resolving commercial/performance issues with suppliers Supporting ongoing development of small procurement team. Introducing and developing best practice within the department Supporting the Head of supply Chain in the implementation and execution of the Supply Chain Strategy Identifying and managing risk within the Supply Chain. Managing the Supply Chain KPI Dashboard Qualifications and Experience Required for the Purchasing Manager: MCIPS Qualified Proven negotiation skills Strategic purchasing experience within a manufacturing environment Supplier Management experience Excellent analytical skills Ability to manage meetings with all stakeholders We anticipate that demand for this role will be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you wish to be considered, please apply today. For further information on the Purchasing Manager role, please contact Sarah Davies at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 143.

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Senior NVH Engineer

Senior NVH Engineer - Warwickshire- Permanent £40-£50k/Contract £35/£38 hr DOE I am seeking a Senior NVH Engineer for a world-leader in advanced engineering, research and product testing. This is available as a permanent or contract position based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire and is offering a competitive salary/rate & benefits. The Senior NVH Engineer will undertake modelling and analysis activities using Finite Element (FE) methods to support component and full vehicle NVH development What You Will Do: As Senior NVH Engineer, you will; Support FE contribution to a vehicle design and development programme Constructing, analysing and correlating CAE models within existing naming, numbering and modelling processes Undertake NVH assessment of automotive structures; - Global vehicle stiffness - Modal analyses and alignment charts - Frequency response functions - Acoustic analyses Collaborate closely with the vehicle NVH team to support ad-hoc analysis requests and develop engineered solutions Reporting of complex analysis results in a concise and accurate manner, and supporting attribute specific reviews What You Will Need: As Senior NVH Engineer; Hands-on experience of NVH analysis tools including Optistruct and Nastran, and associated pre- and post-processing software Worked on a broad range of types of NVH analysis, preferably with a focus on Body NVH and experience of full vehicle level NVH modelling Familiar with a range of automotive structures at component and vehicle level What You Will Get: As Senior NVH Engineer; Employment with this centre of excellence in vehicle engineering, design, test and development Salary of up to £50,000 & benefits / competitive contract rate Applications Suitably qualified and experienced NVH Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Senior Engine Development Engineer

Senior / Principal Base Engine Analysis Shoreham-by-Sea or Prague £40,000 - £55,000 per annum plus company benefits. A Senior / Principal Base Engine Analysis opportunity has become available for a global engineering consultancy who employs over 3000 consultants around the globe. Based in Shoreham-by-Sea in the UK or Prague, your primary role will be to provide mechanical analysis support to design and development projects. The role would involve the production of high quality innovative mechanical analysis, using state-of-the-art multi-body dynamics analysis and hand calculations. These Analysis tasks typically include valvetrain kinematic and dynamic simulation, analysis of belt drives, chain drives and gear drives, cranktrain simulation and bearing hydrodynamic analysis, fastener calculations and many other non-standard tasks. The ideal candidate would have: A good degree in a relevant mechanical subject, e.g. mechanical, automotive or aerospace engineering, engineering physics or mathematics Excellent theoretical and analytical skills relating to dynamics and kinematics of mechanisms. A track record of engineering project / product development, ideally within the automotive or engine development industry, but allied industries (aerospace, rotating machinery) considered. There could be significant opportunities for foreign travel and placements fully dependent on business needs. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex

Quality Manager

Quality Manager - £40k to £50k - Somerset - Manufacturing A Quality Manager with experience of managing and developing a Quality Team that engineer products in to Aerospace, Defence, Petro-chemical, Oil & Gas or General Engineering companies is required for a global manufacturer of precision castings. As the Quality Manager your responsibilities will include; Manage and develop a Quality Team, driving a quality culture working with a young team - introduce skills, lean tools and regulatory topics. Support your Quality team with tools such as FMEA, 8D, 5Y, Gauge R & R Control Plans and 6 Sigma. To carry out and manage contract reviews. To maintain the BSI/Quality System, ISO 9001 and UKAS accreditation laboratory procedures and properties. Measure, track and communicate quality KPI's to management. If you are interested in this exciting new Quality Manager opportunity within a well established successful business please click on the link to apply.

Permanent / Somerset, England

Business Development Manager - Electronics

Business Development Manager - Electronics - Field Sales - £30,000 to £40,000 + car, bonus A Business Development Manager is required to join a well establish, family owned electronic manufacturing business. The candidate must come from an electronic/electrical engineering sales background As the Business Development Manager your responsibilities will include; Proactively hunts for new clients Sales development of larger clients First line technical sales support Execution of the given top level strategy in the targeted territories Product recommendation for the extension of existing applications and recommendation for developing new applications for the potential markets If you are interested in this exciting new Business Development Manager opportunity please click on the link to apply.

Permanent / West Midlands, England

Multi Skilled Welder

Job Title: Welder Location: Yate Salary: £13.44 p/h Overview: We are currently recruiting for a multi skilled welder to carry out TIG, MIG and possibly SUB-ARC welding processes to a high standard at our clients site in Yate. The suitable candidate will have time served experience in these processes and have coding's in both TIG and MIG. Key Accountabilities: Have good communication skills. Capable (and competent) of achieving welder qualification (coding's) in both of the key welding processes TIG and MIG. Must be able to follow approved weld procedure specification parameters (WPS's). Highlighting manufacturing problems to supervision. Work well as part of a multi skilled team. Good and proactive approach to problem solving. Competent in interpretation of engineering drawings Offer support to others with less experience / competency. Able to undertake complex welds working in position in both pipe and plate. Have a good work ethic. Have the ability to self-inspect finish welds to ensure a minimum repair rate is achieved. Deliver an acceptable work rate with reliable and consistent high-quality results. Must be able to weld to radiographic standard. Ability and willingness to work safely. (To protect themselves and those around them). Work closely with team to achieve the product in the agreed timescale. Have the ability to weld structural grade material, while achieving a high degree of Be capable of welding lighter grade materials for architectural applications also achieving high quality finish with minimal distortion. Context: This is a shop floor based role Other Skills/Experience and Qualifications: Time Served Apprentice in Welding (this would be advantageous but not essential). Previous experience welding stainless steel and other exotic alloys to high standards. (desired / not essential) Minimum 2 years' experience in a similar industry (desired / not essential) Views deadlines as being set and not flexible. Good time management skills. Flexibility of working hours will be required during busy periods. 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 / Yate, Gloucestershire

Program Manager

Program Manager £50,000 - £60,000 Automotive Tier 1 West Midlands A Program Manager is required with knowledge of new product launch into major OEM's having excellent leadership, communication and delivery skills. Candidates with experience of Project, Financial Management and NPI in the automotive industry would be well received. Due to continued growth, my client in the West Midlands requires a proactive and focused Program Manager with strong communication skills pulling together product engineering, manufacturing and cross functional teams for this challenging opportunity within the 1st Tier arena. As a Program Manager, you will be required to: Lead product development programs to deliver new products from design sign off through to job 1 plus 90 days Being in full control of financial management of the program Liaise with major OEM's to identify and rectify build issues, reporting back to the Product Development Team on recommendations and design modifications Be the interface with the customer giving guidance on all design and launch activities through each stage and gateway of the launch process to sign off The Program Manager should have the following skills or experience: Executing the launch of new products from design sign off through all manufacturing phases within a product development arena Effective communication, coordination and organisational skills in pulling together cross functional teams to resolve design and manufacturing issues to meet desired gateways Ensuring technical changes are delivered, suppliers are effectively sourced and all milestones are achieved within time and budgetary constraints

Permanent / West Midlands, England

Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager - Field Sales - UK Based - £40,000 to £45,000 + car + substantial bonus A Business Development Manager is required to join an innovative and well established polymer manufacturing company. We are looking for a salesman with a successful track record in new business manufacturing sales within rubber, plastic or injection moulding fields only. As the Business Development Manager you will require the following skills & experiences; Manufacturing/engineering sales within rubber, plastic or injection moulding fields only. Entrepreneurial thinker and an ability to continuously seek out new opportunities. An engineering background is essential. Identifying and forming relationships with key decision makers. Confident sales person with an ability to work with all levels including board level and shop floor. Willingness to travel extensively in the UK and overseas. Degree qualified in engineering/ or have equivalent experience. If you are interested in this exciting new Business Development Manager opportunity please click on the link to apply.

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Maintenance Technician

Position - Maintenance Technician Location - South of M25 - Crawley, Croydon, Guilford Salary - £18,000 - £24,000 depending on adaptability, experience & qualifications We have an exciting Maintenance Technician opportunity to cover South of the M25. We are a global leader in laser cutting technology and are seeking a keen and enthusiastic individual for this exciting opportunity. Key responsibilities & experience required: Liaise with spares department for ordering and delivery of required spare parts. Generate detailed service reports for customer and internal logging. Field based with U.K. travel, possibly some overseas travel. An electrical / electronics / engineering related qualification or have completed an electrical or mechanical Apprenticeship. Capable of working to close mechanical tolerances Some knowledge of PLC/servo drives - Bosch and Siemens would be advantageous but not essential. Capable of working under pressure. Prepared to stay away from home when required. A full clean UK driving license. Eligible to work in the UK. Able to work independently. In possession of a valid passport. Smart and professional in appearance. Ultimately this is an amazing opportunity to work with a global leader of cutting edge technology and machinery. We are looking for enthusiastic, hard working individuals who can work in a team or on their own. This Maintenance Technician opportunity will allow you to develop your skills within the company and will open further opportunities within the business, possibly into service applications/service engineering roles depending on your core strengths. If you feel you have the right attitude and desire to work in a field based role please email your updated CV to Amo Rai, Senior Automation & Robotics Consultant.

Permanent / Crawley, West Sussex

Mechanical Computer Aided Design Engineer - Kidderminster

Our client, a leading manufacturer of niche defence products, is seeking to recruit a Mechanical CAD Engineer to work closely with their Design Authority and other Designers within the team. The Mechanical CAD Engineer will be involved in projects from initial concept stage through to the issue of production drawings. Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical CAD Engineer will include: 3D modelling using Creo 4 Production of detail production drawings ensuring conformance and manufacturability Drawing and design checking Producing interface drawings with the relevant authorities Modelling and reporting model mechanical properties Liaison with the customer, manufacturers and suppliers and on-site commissioning trial engineers Reviewing/challenging design concepts Concept meetings and design reviews - taking actions and ensuring actions are completed on time Actively participating in DFMEA reviews Managing your own workload to ensure on time delivery Attention to detail is paramount whilst being able to work on multiple projects and an enthusiastic, inquisitive mind would be advantageous with an eagerness to learn. The candidate should have excellent design flair skills demonstrating new ways of thinking and having the confidence to challenge current methods/designs. Key Skills and Requirements for the Mechanical CAD Engineer: Excellent design flair skills Attention to detail Ability to work on multiple projects Minimum of an HNC in Mechanical Engineering or another relevant engineering qualification Working knowledge of Creo 4 or similar Working knowledge of Windchill 10.1 or similar Management of design life cycle state Design for Manufacture and Assembly techniques Knowledge of a wide range of engineering materials and fasteners National drafting standards BS 8888 Knowledge of Geometric tolerancing, limits and fits Evidence of attention to detail skills Self motivated and independent working (under guidance) Communication with confidence at all levels High competency in the use of Microsoft Office tools An understanding of defence standards such as Def Stan 07-85 Basic knowledge of stressing components If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Sarah Davies.

Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Mechanical Engineer - Kidderminster

Our client, a manufacturer of niche defence products, is seeking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer to join their UK Operation. The Mechanical Engineer will work as part of a team on projects ranging from design concept, demonstration, development, qualification and production, through to customer support. A methodical and organised approach to work will be essential. Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Engineer will include: Managing design evolution to meet customer requirements Responsibility for clearance of detail production drawings Leading and completing DFMEA's Approving production processes and tooling Demonstrating compliance with customer requirements Producing and delivering formal technical presentations to the customer Producing product technical specifications and detailed technical reports Ensuring appropriate validation testing is carried out prior to formal qualifications. Leading formal design reviews at the relevant design phases and ensuring actions are taken and completed on time Leading technical investigations Liaison at all levels within the business, manufacturers and suppliers Arranging/managing specific trials such as structural testing, laboratory scale testing (quantitative testing of materials, etc) Key Skills and Requirements for the Mechanical Engineer: HNC, HND or degree in Mechanical, Aeronautical or related Engineering discipline Excellent understanding of engineering and manufacturing techniques An ability to assimilate and evaluate technical information from a wide range of disciplines Attention to detail An ability to present complex problems clearly and logically to other specialist and non specialist engineers A good understanding of DFMEA, 'Design to Cost' and 'Design for Manufacture' principles Excellent document/report writing skills. Working within a defence related industry Trials/assessment testing experience (e.g. structural testing, vibration, etc) If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Sarah Davies.

Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Project Manager - Kidderminster

Project Manager - Kidderminster - Salary dependent on experience A Project Manager is required for a leading defence organisation based in the Worcestershire area who manufacture niche, high value products for the Ministry of Defence. The Project Manager will be accountable for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. The Project Manager will be responsible for the following: Definition, generation and execution of project plans according to business needs. Improving project value and project margin. Project reporting, both internally to the Business and externally to the Customer. Management, monitoring and motivation of cross-functional team members assigned to the project(s). Working closely with the customer to understand the business requirements for the project, developing effective working relationships and ongoing management processes for the project. Approval and/or authorisation of documents as defined in Approved Signatory or Delegated Authorities List. Health and Safety at Work Act compliance. Qualifications and Experience required for the Project Manager: Previous knowledge of planning, managing and delivering production, development or technology projects involving small to medium batch manufacturing of discrete and complex products and sub-components. Project management background in engineering environment. Qualification requirements are degree level or equivalent (experience). Defence industry experience preferred. A sound commercial and financial understanding is required. Knowledge and experience of Project Management software tools such as Primavera or Microsoft Project is necessary. Good customer skills and an ability to work and communicate with people at all levels in the organisation. Prepared to travel within the UK and overseas as required. Ability to work in/with a multi-disciplined team. Knowledge of MoD and aerospace applications would be an advantage. Effective risk management (demonstrated experience of effective risk mitigation is more important than knowledge of a particular process). Due to our client's activity and customer base, security clearances will be required. On this basis, applicants will need to be from a suitable nationality and background to be considered. For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Sarah Davies.

Permanent / Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Section Leader Laboratory

Section Leader: Laboratory Shropshire Automotive Tier 1 Excellent salary and benefits This organisation is part of a multi-national automotive component manufacturer. They have a well-established base in Shropshire and are looking to recruit a Section Leader for their laboratory facilities. We are looking for someone who has experience of managing a laboratory in a fast-moving environment. Role Purpose To lead, develop and coordinate all company Laboratory testing and validation activity and resources. To ensure effective testing and validation processes that meet customers need / expectations, recognised specifications, legislation and lead times. To initiate, participate and drive focused kaizen within the laboratory. To verify part, products or processes conform to design requirements. Development, maintenance and management of company calibration system. Duties and Responsibilities Health, Safety and Environmental Ensure all activities within the laboratory are conducted with due consideration of the latest Safety / Environmental and Quality standards. To develop and ensure risk assessment guidelines for all activities are met. Ensure PPE is worn where identified in SIR or risk assessment. Ensure 5S practices are followed. Quality Ensure parts purchased and products manufactured conform to customer expectation / design requirements through testing and validation. Determine life expectancy of products through testing to customer specifications. Perform structured product analysis to determine cause of failure. To understand and support the 'Built in Quality with Ownership philosophy and support its application and strengthening company wide. Ensure all non-conformance's are challenged, escalated, understood through thorough investigation. Co-ordination and management of overall product testing. Management of company calibration system. Delivery Ensure parts and products are tested and validated thoroughly in a timely fashion such that gateway timings are met, and any risk escalated appropriately. Human Pro-actively contribute to your own self-development to ensure your knowledge is at an appropriate level for all current activity and future challenges. Provide technical support to other sections, suppliers and the customer in order to achieve continuous improvement and enhance overall effectiveness. Utilise effective communication techniques with supporting sections to achieve resolution of identified issues. Performance Measures On time testing and validation in line with agreed milestones. Kaizen implementation. Quality PPM target. Safety targets. Environmental targets. Compliance to the requirements of ISO/TS16949 and IATF. Dimensions Responsible for 6 direct reports. Provide data, analysis and robust reports in terms of product testing, validation and analysis. Technically support team members. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Essential HNC /HND in Engineering discipline. experience in managing a laboratory in a fast-moving environment. Supervisory experience e.g. conducting performance reviews. Gravitas - ability to lead and manage experienced team members. experience in technical role e.g. testing to destruction, measuring, assimilating information, understand how heating, ventilation and air conditioning works. Highly motivated to develop technical understanding and challenge to learn new skills. Knowledge and understanding in the effective use of business management systems and processes. High level of numerical and analytic ability. Ability to read and understand drawings and technical specifications. Proven presentation skills. Problem solving techniques. Computer literate - Microsoft office. Excellent written and verbal communication. Desirable Previous Metrology experience. Previous Metallurgy experience. Standard knowledge, ISO9001/ ISOTS16949/ISO14001 / OHSAS18001 IATF. Experience within automotive industry or fast paced manufacturing For more information, please apply or contact

Permanent / Shropshire, England

Administration Assistant - 2333

Job Titla - Administration Assistant Pay rate - £9.93 per hour PAYE Industry - Administration (FMCG) Location - Minworth An opportunity has arisen for an Administration Assistant to work for this international food manufacturer based just outside Birmingham. You will be responsible for recording and reporting monthly Key Performance Indicators and Work In Progress requests, scheduling International inbound Loads to the Distribution Centre, chasing and action on Proof of Deliveries and scanning onto the system. Working closely with Business Services on customer disputes. 3 Key Skills: 1) Demonstrated Team Player 2) Able to juggle priorities 3) Accurate/attention to detail In addition to this, you will be: Fluent in written and spoken English. Excellent analytical, numeracy and communication skills. Able to work quickly and accurately. Able to manage their own time to achieve daily targets. Must be a team player who is capable of working on their own initiative. You will have a minimum of 1 year of experience working in an Administrative role. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands

Marketing Team Assistant - 2332

Job Title - Marketing Team Assistant Pay rate - £11.49 per hour PAYE Location - Uxbridge Industry - Marketing (FMCG) An opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Team Assistant for this international food manufacturer. You will be responsible for assisting the marketing team, for example sorting expenses, samples, travel booking, rooms setting for presentations, rooms/meeting booking, 4 calendar management. Skills Required: 3 Key Skills: 1) Networking 2) Team spirit 3) Execution on Time Team spirit If you would like additional information on this role please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Uxbridge, Middlesex

R&D Technician - 2320

Job Title - R&D Technician Pay rate - £12.76 per hour PAYE Location - Birmingham Industry - FMCG An opportunity has arisen for an R&D Technician to work for this international food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. As R&D Technician, you're primary duties will be: * Execution of trial plans. * Operation of pilot plant equipment without supervision. * Preparing equipment & ingredients for pilot plant trials. * Cleaning equipment following trials. * Production of product samples. * Data collection & report writing. * Data compiling. * Project data organization in Teamsite. * Running of sensory sessions. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands

Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer

Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer Location: Cranfield, Bedfordshire Industry: Automotive A Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer is required with knowledge of software development. Due to continued growth this company, based in Cranfield requires a Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer with strong project management skills for a new contract role. As a Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer you will be required to carry out the following: Liaising with harness design engineers to understand the limitations of current tools and processes Creating specifications and business requirements for improvements or new tools Working with internal and external stakeholders to develop, implement and test new tools Create a long term tools strategy in line with our global organisation Status reporting to management The Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge and understanding of software development for business tools Technical process documentation Ability to understand and interpret big data sets Understanding of how OEMs design and release parts within a BOM system to meet vehicle requirements Understand the complexity of vehicle electrical systems. Strong project management skills. Have good communication skills. Be able to travel abroad, typically a few days to 2 weeks, but on rare occasions could be longer. High proficiency with MS Office tools, in particular Excel Self motivating and self managing. Pro-active. Positive. Energetic personality and flexible regarding working practice and working hours. Additionally the following may be an advantage: Having harness development experience within an OEM Experience with creating optimisation algorithms Software programming: Java, MATLAB, VBA If you have any questions about the role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259

Contract / Bedford, Bedfordshire

Project Engineer (Body Structures BIW) - 34533

Project Engineer (Body Structures)- 34533 - up to £25/hr - Body Engineering A Project Engineer is required to join the Body Structures team to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. Body Structures is responsible for the design and development of the Body less doors, which include Body Pressings, castings, extrusions and body sealing media for all models. It also manages the component and proto-type supplier base to ensure timing & project control is maintained. The Project Engineer will work alongside the group leader & the other project engineers. The successful candidate will report into the Body Structures department with matrix responsibility to the Group leader & the Module leader within the projects assigned. There may be a need to work at other manufacturing & design location to suit department needs. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS Proven experience in Automotive Body Structures (BIW) Design Proven Catia V5 or V6 experience Experience of Teamcenter preferred Experience Required: Experience of automotive BIW design, stampings and body construction knowledge. Strong knowledge of CATIA V5/V6 Good communication and presentation skills to all levels Data analysis and PC skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint Good team player, who is self-motivated to deliver good quality products Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing and engagement skills Experience of B.I.W stamping and construction processes. A working knowledge of Tce and Digibuck or similar. Knowledge of FPDS / GPDS project management proces The ideal candidate will have: Worked in a team environment Have high-level awareness of vehicle architecture and modern automotive technologies Be organised and self-motivated. Able to prioritise effectively and work to demanding deadlines with minimum supervision Good written and verbal communication skills. In return for your experience we can offer: Long term contract initially until March 2019 with potential to be renewed yearly Experience working with a leading automotive company Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. For more information and to apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Warwickshire, England

Sales Engineer

Sales Engineer Automotive Test Equipment West Midlands £Negotiable The purpose of the role is to discover sales leads for the business and turn them into profitable orders. Provide support for the sales team and represent technically and commercially the product portfolio and company brand. The main duties of the Sales Engineer role: - To develop, maintain and use the company database of contacts required to gain market intelligence and sales leads. - To develop and maintain your expertise in the company work costing and quotation process. - To actively pursue sales leads and to report and coordinate with the sales management team as required. - To create quotations and negotiate contracts in compliance with your authority level or under direction as required. - To develop and maintain regular harmonious relations with the company's potential, past and present customers. - To work proactively in the improvement of products and processes of the company specifically to suggest methods by which the sales, negotiation and marketing teams can be more effective. Skills and experience required for the Sales Engineer role: - Demonstrated experience working in a Sales Engineering role. - The ideal candidate would have initially worked in an Application or Engineering role and developed into Technical Sales. - Strong sales experience within the automotive industry. - A demonstrated costing and quotation process background. - A high level of negotiating, presentation and interpersonal skills. - A skilled user of Microsoft Office products and SalesForce software is desired. - Suitably qualified in Engineering to at least HND/HNC level. Applications: We are immediately sourcing suitable candidates for this role. If you are interested please apply with your CV and covering letter, along with confirmation of your current notice period and salary expectations. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission with further details. However, should you wish to discuss your application in the meantime, please contact Justin Wainwright on 01268 889267 or 07711 156281

Permanent / Worcester, Worcestershire

Purchase to Pay Analyst. - 34968

Purchase to Pay (P2P) Analyst Coventry Paying up to £16.67 per hour umbrella/ltd A P2P/Help desk Analyst is required to provide support for a Coventry based luxury car manufacturing organisation. The P2P/Help desk Analyst role is a temporary assignment for an initial 3 month period and is paying up to £16.67 per hour for the following skills/experience: Chasing approval of invoices Activities centred around purchasing system process support Dealing with workflow issues, raising and approving POs Posting goods receipts into SAP Transferring ownership of POs and shopping carts between staff members Resolving queries on access to SAP Providing support on how to carry out confirmations in the Shopping Cart Support SAP ECC global buyer base The ideal person will have: Knowledge/experience of P2P/Purchase 2 Pay Excellent communication skills Knowledge of MS packages Able to work in a team and independently Please do not hesitate in applying for this position, if you have any questions about this role contact Jessica Williams of Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Cost Estimator

Job title: Cost Estimator - Purchasing Salary Range: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + attractive benefits package Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Are you an experienced Cost Estimator looking for a new and exciting challenge? We are looking to recruit high calibre individuals with passion and energy to deliver in a fast paced, demanding environment. An opportunity as Cost Estimator to join one of the world's most respected and iconic luxury automotive brands at an exciting time in the company's history. Ideally, you will have a proven track-record and experience of Product Cost Estimating within the automotive or equivalent volume manufacturing environment. Working as part of the Purchasing team, as Cost Estimator you will provide Material, Capital (Vendor Tooling), Design and Development, and Prototype Estimates you will support the following: All new programs from through to ensure all cost targets set with our external suppliers are 'value for money'. Actively participate in the on-going TVM process to support the achievement of company cost reduction objectives. All new programs from through to ensure that all cost targets are set with external suppliers and are 'value for money'. Key Responsibilities: Cost Estimates - by analysing how much a component "should cost" to manufacture. Estimate comparison vs. quote & assisted Supplier negotiations with purchase. Benchmarking - compare similar components within the parts library and competitor vehicles through 'tear-down' exercises. Develop component cost database for benchmark analysis. Quotation Analysis -receive QAFs (Quotation Analysis Forms) from their suppliers. These should be analysed for Value for money. Supplier Business Reviews - compile Supplier Business Review documentation identifying by cost driver the suppliers cost of manufacturing. Supplier visits. VSM (Value Stream mapping) Cost down - together with the Supplier. Engineering support - to provide guidance to the Engineer of the most cost effective way of producing a component. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of product cost estimating to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Warwickshire based iconic Automotive OEM will offer you: c.£45,000 + Attractive Benefits package plus career development and the opportunity to work for one of the world's most iconic luxury brands. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of produce cost estimating and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Cost Estimator role, please contact Lisa Osborne at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446162.

Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire

Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer - Aerospace/Automotive - Gloucester - Permanent A Quality Engineer with knowledge of the aerospace and ideally automotive sectors is required by our client, a precision machining facility based in the Tewkesbury area. Candidates with an aerospace bias would be well received. Key Responsibilities of the Quality Engineer will include: Defining quality-related shop floor controls such as inspection and testing or products Managing customer and supplier non-conformance issues Working with departments to highlight and action any issues identified and ensuring improvement activities are addressed appropriately Manging NPI activities to ensure delivery against project plans Managing PPAP activities Conducting, reporting and updating Internal and Supplier audits Ensuring timely turnaround of concessions and production permits Managing the calibration system The Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Competent in a relevant engineering discipline - preferably to Degree, HNC or equivalent experience. Proficient understanding of Quality Management System requirements (AS9100 and ISO9000 (mandatory) and TS16949 (beneficial). Proficient understanding and experience of using quality related tools and techniques (CAPA, APQP, SPC, PPAP, FMEA, MSA, problem solving tools, process control techniques). Effective communication skills (written, verbal and presentation) Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Quality Management Systems within the aerospace industry and you would like to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Engineer role, please contact Sarah Davies at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446143.

Permanent / Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

Product Assurance Quality Inspector

Product Assurance Quality Inspector - Aerospace - Attractive - Fixed Term 2 Year Contract - Attractive A Product Assurance Quality Inspector is required to join an innovative Aerospace and Defence company on Permanent basis that specialises in advanced products primarily for the Aerospace industry. The Product Assurance Quality Inspector will be involved with an effective and efficient process to provide a specialist and support inspection service. The Product Assurance Quality Inspector will assist in the implementation and continual improvement of Process Control by auditing to meet Production and Quality requirements. The Product Assurance Quality Inspector will be responsible for product assurance activities including inspecting and certifying product in manufacturing and at goods inwards. Responsibilities of the Product Assurance Quality Inspector Operate specialist measuring, test and inspection equipment Provide product assurance support services (for which trained) Achieve production requirements and to maintain gauging and quality standards Carry out Process Control Audits as required Work with Supplies, Manufacturing, Assembly and Dispatch Ensure Process Control is carried out in conjunction with current quality standards Undertake First Article Inspection of Goods/Products Adhere to the Quality Procedure (QP) requirements Train other team members as required Participate in the Continuous Improvement process Assist with the Product and Quality Assurance service and production operations Comply with company Environmental Health and Safety Policies and Quality Procedures Support the operation of Company systems Familiar with computer based and document based systems Develop and maintain good relationships with all contacts Ability to work in a team environment and contribute to the team's objectives performance Interfacing with people external to the Company as required Requirements and Experience of the Product Assurance Quality Inspector Ideally should have served an engineering apprenticeship Familiar with product assurance measuring techniques Education to BTEC or City & Guilds advantageous An inspection or product assurance background Familiarity with Quality Procedures and Standards Ability to operate various inspection and test equipment Conversant with drawing and other engineering documentation standards Demonstrable ability to work with minimum supervision Good planning, organisational, analytical, interpersonal skills Good oral and written communication skills are required Must adhere to the Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments Security Clearance may be required for this role due to the nature of the products involved. If interested in this role then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review.

Permanent / West Midlands, England

Business Strategy and Planning Controller

Business Strategy and Planning Controller £Negotiable Cranfield, Bedfordshire Automotive A Business Strategy and Planning Controller is required with project management experience and the ability to write coding to create Software applications. The Business Strategy and Planning Controller should have the following skills or experience: Degree / Business Administrative Management would be beneficial. Ability to write coding to create Software applications MS Excel: Advanced Project Management Experience Ability to understand stakeholder requirements, analyse data & present clear concise reports Excellent Communication Skills: Comfortable communicating with Senior Management - explaining directives & strategies Logical, Organised and approachable manner Self-motivated & the ability to work on their own to tight deadlines Ability to write simple Software packages High degree of integrity/confidentiality Flexibility, Adaptability, and ability to multitask If you have any questions about the Business Strategy and Planning Controller role or would like to apply, please contact Shannon Wade at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889262.

Contract / Bedfordshire, England

Buyer

A Buyer is required with knowledge of Electrical/Electronic automotive commodities. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry would be especially well received. Due to a ground breaking and innovative project this company, a true revolutionary when it comes to market changing ideas, based in Wiltshire requires a visionary and passionate Buyer with end to end procurement process skills and experience for a new position which could be permanent or contract depending on your preference. As a Buyer you will be required to: Take full responsibility for Electrical/Electronic automotive commodities throughout the full lifecycle of procurement and production processes. Own supplier process from sourcing, to negotiating, to contractual discussions, to managing and developing the relationships when in situ. Interact with other commodity buyers within the department to ensure a seamless procurement environment is created, enabling project success. The Buyer should have the following skills or experience: End to End Electrical/Electronic automotive components experience. Superb supplier skills on a global basis. A passion for innovation and a determination to succeed. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of automotive buying, perhaps from within an NPI environment, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wiltshire-based company will offer you: A permanent or contract role, depending on your preference. A negotiable salary or hourly rate (permanent from circa £25-35k, contract paying circa £30-35 per hour) Exposure to one of the most dynamic and influential technology companies in modern times. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge as an Electrical/Electronic automotive commodity buyer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Buyer (Electrical/Electronic automotive commodities) role, please contact Claire Male at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446131.

Contract / Wiltshire, England

Buyer

A Buyer is required with knowledge of NPI Procurement environments. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry would be especially well received. Due to a ground breaking and innovative project this company, a true revolutionary when it comes to market changing ideas, based in Wiltshire requires a visionary and passionate Buyer with end to end procurement process skills and experience for a new position which could be permanent or contract depending on your preference. As a Buyer you will be required to: Take full responsibility for automotive commodities within an NPI Procurement environment throughout the full lifecycle of procurement and production processes. Own supplier process from sourcing, to negotiating, to contractual discussions, to managing and developing the relationships when in situ. Interact with other commodity buyers within the department to ensure a seamless procurement environment is created, enabling project success. The Buyer should have the following skills or experience: End to End automotive components experience within an NPI Procurement environment. Superb supplier skills on a global basis. A passion for innovation and a determination to succeed. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of working within an NPI Procurement environment, perhaps from within automotive, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wiltshire-based company will offer you: A permanent or contract role, depending on your preference. A negotiable salary or hourly rate (permanent from circa £25-35k, contract paying circa £30-35 per hour) Exposure to one of the most dynamic and influential technology companies in modern times. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of working as a commodity buyer within an NPI Procurement environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Buyer (NPI) role, please contact Claire Male at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446131.

Contract / Wiltshire, England

Buyer

A Buyer is required with knowledge of interior or exterior trim. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry would be especially well received. Due to a ground breaking and innovative project this company, a true revolutionary when it comes to market changing ideas, based in Wiltshire requires a visionary and passionate Buyer with end to end procurement process skills and experience for a new position which could be permanent or contract depending on your preference. As a Buyer you will be required to: Take full responsibility for interior or exterior trim throughout the full lifecycle of procurement and production processes. Own supplier process from sourcing, to negotiating, to contractual discussions, to managing and developing the relationships when in situ. Interact with other commodity buyers within the department to ensure a seamless procurement environment is created, enabling project success. The Buyer should have the following skills or experience: End to End interior or exterior trim experience. Superb supplier skills on a global basis. A passion for innovation and a determination to succeed. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of automotive buying, perhaps from within an NPI environment, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wiltshire-based company will offer you: A permanent or contract role, depending on your preference. A negotiable salary or hourly rate (permanent from circa £25-35k, contract paying circa £30-35 per hour) Exposure to one of the most dynamic and influential technology companies in modern times. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge as an Interior Buyer or and Exterior Buyer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Buyer (Interior or Exterior trim) role, please contact Claire Male at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446131.

Contract / Wiltshire, England

Buyer

A Procurement Specialist is required with knowledge of production buying. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry would be especially well received. Due to a ground breaking and innovative project this company, a true revolutionary when it comes to market changing ideas, based in Wiltshire requires a visionary and passionate Buyer with end to end procurement process skills and experience for a new position which could be permanent or contract depending on your preference. As a Buyer you will be required to: Take full responsibility for automotive commodities within an NPI Procurement environment throughout the full lifecycle of procurement and production processes. Own supplier process from sourcing, to negotiating, to contractual discussions, to managing and developing the relationships when in situ. Interact with other commodity buyers within the department to ensure a seamless procurement environment is created, enabling project success. The Buyer should have the following skills or experience: End to End production buying skills across a commodity (or a range of commodities). Superb supplier skills on a global basis. A passion for innovation and a determination to succeed. This is an excellent opportunity for a Procurement Specialist with knowledge of commodity buying across one or a range of commodities, perhaps from within automotive, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wiltshire-based company will offer you: A permanent or contract role, depending on your preference. A negotiable salary or hourly rate (permanent from circa £25-35k, contract paying circa £30-35 per hour) Exposure to one of the most dynamic and influential technology companies in modern times. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are a Procurement Specialist and have knowledge of commodity buying and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Buyer (Commodities) role, please contact Claire Male at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446131.

Contract / Wiltshire, England

Energy Manager

Energy Manager Oxford Automotive/ Manufacturing/ Engineering/ Facilities An Energy Manager is required with knowledge of Energy Management Services to ensure business units remain operational, robust and sustainable for a multi-facility production site. Candidates with experience of working in a complex business environment, who are decisive, with strong leadership skills, candidates from a manufacturing background would be well received. Due to reorganisation this company, a premium brand high-volume automotive manufacturer requires an experienced Energy Facilities Manager with experience of Energy and Facilities Management for a new permanent role. As a Energy Manager you will be required to: Define and maintain Energy and Facility services to ensure business units remain robust, operational and sustainable. Monitor standards, policies, procedures and guidance to ensure these remain compliant to all relevant legislation, regulations, guidelines and internal governance. Support and project manage design approval for Energy Management and facility systems. The Energy Manager should have the following skills or experience: Degree or postgraduate diploma in either Engineering, Facility and Energy Management fields or equivalent technical knowledge Proven background in all aspects of Facility and Energy Management. Strong background in facility and energy management, engineering or consulting experience in a corporate, complex business environment encompassing multiple facilities in a diverse geography. Must be decisive, have initiative, strong leadership and communication skills. Must be able to work well under pressure and be capable managing technical standards within the organisation. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge Energy Management to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Oxford-based automotive company will offer you: Excellent Basic Salary Car Bonus Life Assurance Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Energy and Facilities Management and strong leadership skills and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Energy Manager role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446188.

Permanent / Oxford, Oxfordshire

Maintenance Planner

Maintenance Planner Hertfordshire Manufacturing Permanent Salary negotiable. We are looking for a highly-skilled and experienced Maintenance Planner who will support projects within the Maintenance Team. The Maintenance Planner will ensure the system is built in a way that reflects the company's maintenance work flows and captures the data needed to drive maintenance performance. The successful candidate will join the business and work alongside existing Maintenance Planners to understand the current system e.g. how the equipment is set up, how the BOMs are built, how the schedules are set up etc. Key Responsibilities for the Maintenance Planner role. Ensure the CMMS project deliverables are met in line with the project team and timeline Learn the maintenance planning process for Johnson Matthey Drive continuous improvement of the maintenance planning process Represent the planning function during the project phase Provide first line support to CMMS end users (planners) Develop and deliver training to improve business stakeholder's awareness Formulate and agree policy and best practices to identify criteria for evaluating project design and implementation Liaise weekly with the maintenance planners to discuss progress/ concerns Skills and experience required for the Maintenance Planner role: Diploma or equivalent in an engineering discipline, or apprentice trained Previous experience in a similar role Exceptional Planning, Scheduling and Co-ordination skills Good knowledge of Asset Management Systems (CMMS) Demonstrable experience using CMMS systems Experience on implementing a CMMS into a business Solid experience with document control and document management systems Ability to deliver innovative and practical solutions Able to give and receive clear and unbiased information Build strategic working relationships High energy and enthusiasm Ability to distil complex situations into clear and simple summaries for presentation to non- subject-matter expert / senior leadership teams.

Permanent / Royston, Hertfordshire

Field Service Engineers

Summary Panel: Service Engineer £30,000 plus overtime (Realistic earning potential up to £40,000 which includes overtime) Location: Sheffield, Midlands, Milton Keynes Multi Skilled Service Engineers are required for a leading metal manufacturer. Service Engineers are required with knowledge of Electrical Engineering and some exposure to mechanical engineering/plant equipment. Candidates with experience from the Automation sector or Metal industry would be well received. Due to expansion, this company operating across the UK and Ireland requires Multiskilled Service Engineers for new permanent roles. As a Service Engineer you will be required to: * Work within a team of existing service engineers and the head office functions. * Work with a customer focus delivering high standards of professionalism and consideration. * Flexible approach to working patterns and requirements, ensuring full reporting when necessary The Service Engineers should have the following skills or experience: * Technical or Professional Industry relevant qualifications as well as a high level of competency demonstrated * IT literate, including Microsoft Office and reporting software * Ideally electrical bias but knowledge of electrical, electronics, PLC, Mechanical, Hydraulics and Pneumatics is required This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machinery to develop your career. In return for your experience, this UK based Metal Manufacturing company will offer you: * Basis salary of £30,000 with overtime and performance based bonuses. * 23 days holiday, 6% pension contribution and private healthcare. * Company vehicle, Fuel Card, Mobile Phone and Laptop Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Service Engineer role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.

Permanent / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Mechanical Build Engineer

MECHANICAL BUILD ENGINEER Location: Worcester Sector: Automation A new Mechanical Build Engineer is required within an established and growing company with a leading provider of automation engineering services and solutions. Working across a wide range of industries, including automotive, rail, aerospace, pharmaceutical, food and beverage. The new candidate will be joining a strong, highly motivated and successful team, who will play an important role in the progression of the business. We are looking for an extremely motivated candidate, a highly energised individual who is passionate about their work and can develop and grow within the role. Reporting to the Manufacturing & Logistics Manager Undertake mechanical and pneumatic machine build activities working from technical assembly drawings, working on own initiative and in an efficient manner. Provide feedback on daily basis of build status to Manufacturing Manager Liaise with other departments to identify and satisfactorily resolve any build issues that may arise Mentor and train Apprentices during build activities ensuring that best practice methods are employed and passed on. Maintain a high standard of workmanship commensurate to existing company build standards. Provide on-site support at Customers premises for build, commissioning and snagging activities, this will require travel, working unsociable hours and being the company, customer facing representative. Work in a clean, tidy, efficient manner in accordance with the company Health & Safety systems. Participate in Continuous Improvement activities. Attend and contribute to Daily Team meetings Maintain a high standard of time keeping and attendance Undertake any other duties that are within capabilities as required by operational necessity. Experience within the automation industry is essential, as this role will be working on complex automated systems and machines. If you are interested in this Mechanical Build Engineer role and you seek an exciting opportunity, then please click on the link to apply or contact Ed Smith - Automation Recruitment Specialist - or call 01384 446 133

Permanent / Worcester, Worcestershire

NPI Quality Engineer

Job title: NPI Quality Engineer Salary Range: £30.00 to £35.00 per hour Location: Shrewsbury An NPI Quality Engineer is required with knowledge of APQP and PPAP. Candidates with experience of the Automotive industry would be well received. This Tier 1 Automotive company based in Shrewsbury requires an experienced Quality Engineer with a hands on approach to problem solving for a new 12 month contract. As an NPI Quality Engineer you will be required to: Track timing with suppliers and report to Project Manager Validate and buy-off Gauge / Checking fixture Produce Gauge Instruction Sheets Assist Tooling engineers with dimensional analysis for part maturation and buy-off of tooling/product Attend build events and buy-off events at suppliers Liaise with Plant Quality for CMM Set up of measurement activities in Plant - GRR, ISIR, CAP studies and metal thinning reports. Analysis of measurement reports and feedback to Project Management and Tooling Engineers Develop Measurement Strategy in line with Customer Specifics Ensure Customer SC's and CC's are incorporated into PFMEA, Control Plans, shop floor documentation Develop PPAP file in line with NPI Toll gates and report progress Gain Plant sign off for PPAP documentation prior to customer review Work within the companies framework - APQP and Business specific requirements; SPDP - CPMP (SAEP and STEP) (APQP) MAFACT PPAP Track Tapestry systems CSR The NPI Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Experience of Panel checking fixtures, CMM Capabilities, gauges used in BIW Measurement Knowledge and experience of using project management tools. Familiarisation with various PC Microsoft based software Understanding of Customer Product Quality expectations - CSR GD&T interpretation capability Communication with working team Problem resolution and escalation Willingness to travel long distance and to work abroad during build events when required This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of BIW Engineering or pressing experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Shrewsbury based Automotive company will offer you £30.00 to £35.00 per hour. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience in Project or Plant Quality and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the NPI Quality Engineer role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446147

Contract / Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Mechanical Fitter

Summary Panel: Job title: Mechanical Fitters Salary Range; Up to £23,000 DOE Location: Aylesbury This expanding machine manufacturer are seeking Mechanical Fitters for their Bedfordshire based factory. Mechanical Fitters are required with knowledge of machine welding and assembly. Candidates with experience of high speed automation machinery would be well received. Due to growth this company, in the Aylesbury area requires adaptable Mechanical Fitters with manual machining experience for a new permanent role. As a Mechanical Fitter you will be required to: - Work effectively and efficiently as part of various teams including Machining Precision Components and Build. - Communicate to line management when necessary regarding changes that require action to complete projects. - Fitting and Assembling Special Purpose Industrial Automation Systems with mechanical duties. The Mechanical Fitter should have the following skills or experience: - Experience in building, assembling and fitting special purpose machinery ideally within automation. - A Mechanical skill set, with knowledge of welding and fabricating small stainless-steel parts. - Ideally from a bowl tooling fabrication background, with the expertise of milling, turning and grinding. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machinery assembly to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Aylesbury-based manufacturing company will offer you: - Up to £23,000 basic salary, dependant on experience - 33 days holiday, pension, overtime and early finish on Fridays - This is a growing and developing organisation, and you will have the opportunity to grow and develop with them. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Bowl Tool Fabrication and High-Speed Automation Machinery and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Mechanical Fitter role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.

Permanent / Bedfordshire, England

Java Tech Lead/Server side Engineer

Our client is a pure play engineering solutions company with a proven track record that serves the product lifecycle needs of high technology companies. A pioneer in offshore product development engineering, they are one of the largest engineering service providers that cater to diversified verticals. Due to an increase in work load they are now looking for experienced hands on senior server-side Java Tech Leads with strong Java and database skills. You will be overseen by a customer manager, but at your seniority they expect that you do not require constant supervision. To be successful in the role you must be experienced enough to provide your own solutions to sometimes complex problems, and be committed to the quality of your deliverables, so review and rework is minimised. As part of the role you will be expected to lead offshore teams and coordinate with teams in the US and you will be responsible for evaluating Java and database technologies and drive proof-of-concepts. Required Skills (Technical Competency): Java 8 Database technologies (Oracle and Cassandra strongly preferred, Mongo DB) Architecture of High Traffic eCommerce web sites (scale, fault tolerance etc.) Technical design skills Good communication skills Agile project delivery In return they will offer a flexible working environment as well as highly competitive contract rates.

Contract / City of London, London
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