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Jonathan Lee Recruitment Newsletter - Q1

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Jayne Wogan Head of Client Services posted 10 months ago

This edition covers various topics affecting the recruitment, engineering, technical and manufacturing sectors, alongside company news including:


  • Jonathan Lee Recruitment celebrates 40th anniversary


  • 5 steps to address the skills shortage in the food & drink sector


  • Meeting demand for UAV engineers in an expanding market


  • Portfolio careers on the rise


  • 'Register & Win' competition winner 
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Industrial Electrical Supervisor

An Industrial Electrical Supervisor is required for a company that provide electrical installation services to the industrial and commercial sector. As an Industrial Electrical Supervisor, your responsibilities will include: To act as a point of contact for the Contract engineer, site staff and the customers on single larger projects, or multiple smaller jobs. To improve level of supervision on site, thereby improving quality and reducing costs. To plan resources, materials and plant to ensure project delivery in time and within budgeted costs. As a Qualified Supervisor, to act as technical interface with the NICEIC, ensure safety compliance and quality requirements are met. To act as the key site point of contact on assigned projects/jobs. Take over project file and plan resources materials and plant in order to meet programme and budget Alert the Contract Manager to variances of time or costs as early as possible To ensure the quality and efficiency of onsite works, by employing effective supervision and organisation of on‐site staff. By working along‐side directly employed staff as well as sub‐contractors, the Electrical Supervisor will lead by example and coach others to optimise performance. To be successful as an Industrial Electrical Supervisor you should have the following skills: 17th / 18th Edition qualification NICEIC Approved QS Full driving licence This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to build on their career as an Industrial Electrical Supervisor, in return you will be offered: Competitive salary Company van Career progression Overtime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high, should you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Industrial Electrical Supervisor role, please contact Ed Burch at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 129.

Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands

Firmware Engineer

A Firmware Engineer is required to join the electronics and software engineering team within a market leading, innovative engineering solutions company that specialise in safety critical and high technology environments. The Firmware Engineer will be responsible for design and development of Firmware designs using VHDL and verifying designs using VHDL or System Verilog, working closely with Systems, Hardware and Software teams to solve integration problems on complex systems. Firmware Engineer - Key Responsibilities Creating innovative and robust VHDL based designs; Documenting and recording deliverables Ensuring configuration management, Providing progress reports. Technical Skills and Experience required for Firmware Engineer Significant experience of developing real-time embedded safety-critical firmware preferably in accordance with RTCA/DO-254 DAL A or B Experience of VHDL or Verilog A good understanding of configuration management Hands on test and debugging skills Knowledge of AWR Microwave Office, Keysight ADS, Matlab and CST Microwave Studio This is an excellent opportunity a firmware specialist to develop your career and work in a highly technical environment. In return for your experience, this Edinburgh based company will offer you: Cutting edge technical projects. Early finish on a Friday. Competitive salary and benefits package. **Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered We are specialists in Aerospace and Defence jobs. If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of Firmware Engineer or are interested in Aerospace and Defence Engineering jobs, then contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Edinburgh, Scotland

Mixed Signal Hardware Engineer

A Mixed Signal Hardware Engineer is required to join the electronics design team within a market leading, innovative engineering solutions company that specialise in safety critical and high technology environments. The Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer will have technical expertise in the design of digital systems and subsystems in Military, Defence, Aerospace or high integrity communication electronics. Mixed Signal Hardware Engineer - Key Responsibilities Support customer design team involved in RF design and development exciters and converter modules, radar and antenna hardware. Support to manufacture. Support to development tests, calibration and validation. Technical assessment of system/ sub-systems. Technical Skills and Experience required for Mixed Signal Hardware Engineer Experience of Hardware design of complex FPGA based designs. Proven experience of Schematic Capture using Mentor Graphics DX Designer or similar tools Familiar with current industry standard CAD tools. Knowledge of AWR Microwave Office, Keysight ADS, Matlab and CST Microwave Studio. Strong problem-solving skills and experience of solving problems in a design and development context. A preference will be given to candidates that have experience in one or more of the following areas: Experience of designs utilising DDS, ADC, DAC or other Low Noise Mixed Signal devices Experience of high speed serial communication protocols and architectures Previous experience of working with Superheterodyne Receivers or Radar systems and Antenna. This is an excellent opportunity an electronics specialist to develop your career and work in a highly technical environment. In return for your experience, this Edinburgh based company will offer you: Cutting edge technical projects. Early finish on a Friday. Competitive salary and benefits package. **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 the Mixed Signal Hardware Engineer, please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Edinburgh, Scotland

Antenna Hardware Design Engineer

A Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer is required to join the electronics design team within a market leading, innovative engineering solutions company that specialise in safety critical and high technology environments. The Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer will have technical expertise in the design of digital systems and subsystems in Military, Defence, Aerospace or high integrity communication electronics. Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer- Key Responsibilities Support customer design team involved in RF design and development exciters and converter modules, radar and antenna hardware. Support to manufacture. Support to development tests, calibration and validation. Technical assessment of system/ sub-systems. Technical Skills and Experience required for Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer Experience of Hardware design of complex FPGA based designs. Proven experience of Schematic Capture using Mentor Graphics DX Designer or similar tools Familiar with current industry standard CAD tools. Knowledge of AWR Microwave Office, Keysight ADS, Matlab and CST Microwave Studio. Strong problem-solving skills and experience of solving problems in a design and development context. A preference will be given to candidates that have experience in one or more of the following areas: Experience of designs utilising DDS, ADC, DAC or other Low Noise Mixed Signal devices Experience of high speed serial communication protocols and architectures Previous experience of working with Superheterodyne Receivers or Radar systems and Antenna. This is an excellent opportunity an electronics specialist to develop your career and work in a highly technical environment. In return for your experience, this Edinburgh based company will offer you: Cutting edge technical projects. Early finish on a Friday. Competitive salary and benefits package. **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 the Radar & Antenna Hardware Engineer, please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Edinburgh, Scotland

STA Engineer

STA Engineer Gaydon Paying up to £38,000 per annum DOE A STA Engineer is required to provide support for a luxury automotive manufacturing company based in Gaydon. The role is permanent opportunity paying up a competitive annual salary of up to £38,000 and is to start as soon as possible. What you will be doing: Review supplier site self-assessments Visit sites as required to drive open issues and supplier improvement plans to resolution Schedule and conduct reviews with supplier management Conduct capacity verification process and verify production trial run Drive capability, launch readiness review process Ensure supplier completion of flawless launch initiatives Support management/supplier meetings Provide supplier on-site assistance Analyse capacity, capability and drive improvement Support fresh eyes reviews as required Support conformity of production audit at selected suppliers Person specification: The ideal candidate will be degree Supplier development background Automotive or similar sector background Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to work in multi-functional teams including suppliers, to exact deadlines and often under pressure. Working knowledge of problem solving tools and techniques Excellent IT abilities including MS products Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire

Senior Front End Engineer

Senior Front-End Engineer - Contract We have a requirement for a Senior Front End Engineer for an initial 6 month contract, to join a co-located team at their end client's site at Stockley Park, Uxbridge, for a World Leading Engineering Services company working with a house hold name in innovation and Technology. Role: The Senior Front End Engineer will have the skill and experience to be able to mentor other contractors as well as deliver high quality solutions themselves. This is not a pure leadership role as around 50% of their time will be on their own deliverables, 50% on design reviews, code reviews and other mentoring activities. Experience and qualifications: Prior AOS engineering experience is preferred, but experience with eCommerce or a similar domain would be acceptable provided the engineer otherwise met the criteria below. Essential: html 5 ES6 JavaScript Agile project delivery Understanding of Accessibility, Internet Security, High Traffic web sites Good communication skills Good mentoring skills Additional valuable skills: Automated testing using Jasmine, Karma, Mocha or similar javascript testing framework Domain knowledge of SEO and Web Analytics Rate: Negotiable dependent upon experience. If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send your CV to Philip Delaloye at or call 01384446192.

Contract / Uxbridge, Middlesex

Control Systems Engineers - motorcycles - hinckley

Control Systems Engineers - all levels - motorcycles - Hinckley, Leic Hinckley based motorcycle manufacturer seeking 3 off controls systems engineers. Previous experience as a systems engineer is important but not necessarily in automotive (so this may appeal to a wider audience interested in getting into automotive engineering eg aero, rail or other technology industries) What you will do The objective of these roles is to illicit requirements from Product marketing, create a list of high and low level system requirements and create functional specifications that can then be managed with suppliers. Use SysML, UML or similar to capture and manage requirements and controls system architecture (low and high level) Requirements capture Creation of functional specification for electronic and software control systems Attend and manage system and safety review meetings Work closely with suppliers and support systems validation engineers Creation of safety plans What you will need Degree electronic, software or systems engineering (or similar qualification) Proficient in UML, SysML or similar Previous control systems engineering experience is required (product based) Be eligible to work in UK without sponsorship Canalyzer, matlab, Labcar, HIL/SIL are useful Be able to work in UK without sponsorship What you will get Day shift position, no weekend working, 7/8 am start with early finish on Fridays (some flexitime) Competitive salary and benefits Opportunity to work on exciting motorcycles and career development Applications: Please include current CV, availability and details of current salary/desired salary. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to submission to discuss the role further. Should you wish to know more, please contact 01384 397555

Permanent / Hinckley, Leicestershire

Systems Auditor

System Auditors - Contract We have a requirement for 2 Contract System Auditors for an initial 6 month contract, to join a co-located team at the end client's site at Stockley Park Uxbridge for a World Leading Engineering Services company working with a house hold name in innovation and Technology. Role: The System Auditors will perform information systems audits under SOX, SSAE16, WebTrust, PCI, HIPAA, GDPR and other standards and have a proven ability and commitment to work both independently and collaboratively with numerous people at all levels throughout the company and the client. Responsibilities Experience performing audits under SOX, SSAE16, WebTrust, PCI, HIPAA, GDPR and other standards is a plus Exceptional written and verbal skills Ability to track and manage numerous parallel activities Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, sometimes ambiguous environment Sound business judgement and flexibility to manage multiple wide-ranging matters, conflicting deadlines, and new areas of expertise as business needs change Identify problems and then resolve them Grasp the essence of new technical concepts and explain technical jargon in simplified terms Experience and qualifications: Strong technical knowledge of security and privacy controls at application, servers, database and network level Experience of assessing security controls for various Operating Systems such as MacOS, Linux, AIX, Solaris and Windows, as well as databases such as Oracle, Teradata and Hadoop Experience with programming, scripting and query language such as Java, perl, python, or SQL is beneficial Ideally possess CIPP, CISSP and/or CISA certifications Rate: Negotiable dependent upon experience. If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send your CV to Philip Delaloye at or call 01384446192.

Contract / Uxbridge, Middlesex

CNC Grinder

CNC Grinder - Double Days Good permanent Salary Wolverhampton Aerospace This is a great opportunity for an experienced CNC Grinder to work in an established aerospace company in Wolverhampton; the CNC Grinder will be working on Studer machinery so if you have experience of running these machines, that would be great. You'll be machining to aerospace level tolerances with high grade materials working in an established team. We are looking for the following for the CNC Grinder position: Experienced CNC Grinder (universal) who has worked in high precision environments Able to set and operate CNC grinding machines with Fanuc, Siemens or Heidenhain controls Familiarity with Studer machinery would be great Appropriate engineering education/qualifications The CNC Grinder role is working on a double day with an early finish on a Friday and the company are looking to appoint in January; they will offer the following: Good basic salary Shift allowance Chance to train to become a stamp holder Paid overtime and other benefits If the CNC Grinder position is of interest, then please apply now as we have slots available for interview. 01384 446125 or

Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Quality Inspector

Job title: Quality Inspector (Nightshift) Salary Range: Competitive Duration: 12 month FTC Location: Brackley, Northamptonshire A Quality Inspector is required with knowledge of CMM equipment and quality systems. Candidates with experience of the Motorsport industry would be well received. This company based in Brackley requires a forward-thinking Quality Inspector with measuring and inspection experience for a new 12-month fixed term contract. As a Quality Inspector you will be responsible for: Use of inspection equipment to ensure dimensional, mechanical and visual characteristics of each component adhere to drawing specification. Strict adherence to drawings, operating procedures and work instructions to ensure zero defect supply to our customers. Timely and accurate booking and recording on our Manufacturing Systems. Identification of any non-conforming components and writing of non-conformance reports (NCR). This includes liaison with authorising design personnel to determine disposition of components and necessary action to be taken, concluding in a timely manner. Communication to be clear, concise and effective (verbal and/or written as appropriate) for example with NCR follow-up and hand-over of job at shift end / status of component inspection. Flexibility in terms of job and time to undertake any necessary tasks that may reasonably be expected to achieve Departmental and Team objectives. Safe working to within general Safety, Health and Environmental guidelines with specific attention and working to Departmental Risk Assessments and COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health). The Quality Inspector should have the following skills or experience: Experience in Motorsport or similar high tech fast paced environment Competent in using portable CMM (e.g.Faro/Romer Arms)and preferable Polyworks software, both on-line and off-line, Power Inspect an advantage Used to working with minimal supervision Good knowledge of Quality systems Strong computer skills Experience with Faro arm contact and non-contact measurement Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Inspector role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 147.

Permanent / Brackley, Northamptonshire

Senior Scientist - 2743

Scientific Scientist opportunity working for one of the largest FMCG companies based in Birmingham. Skills Required: The person would need to have: Previous FMCG experience. A food science background. Experience in New Product Development and Product Commercialisation. Represent Product R&D in multi-functional project meetings and provide Product leadership in projects with minimal to no supervision. Manage project communications relating to process issues, including commercial team and Supply chain team with minimal to no supervision. Ensure all process procedures and methodologies are adhered to and develop Product specifications, HACCP documentation, trial forms for given project. Manages/lead project teams for large to major-sized projects, including those with multiple business partners. Project scope could involve several sub-projects. Skills Preferred: Excellent cross-functional and external organisational skills, including time management and priority setting. Experience Required: Previous food manufacturing experience. Experience Preferred: Product & Process feasibility. Education Required: Food Science / Chemical Engineering Degree. In return our client can offer you a 12-month contract based in Birmingham and offering an hourly consolidated rate of £26.62. Interested in the above role? Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Bournville, West Midlands

QSB Engineer

Job title: QSB Engineer Hourly rate: £24.00 to £26.00 per hour Duration: 12 month contract Location: Oxford A QSB Engineer is required with knowledge of supplier management and development. Candidates with experience of the Automotive industry would be well received. Due to growth this Automotive company based in Oxford requires a proactive QSB Engineer with 8D problem solving experience for a new 12-month contract. As a QSB Engineer you will be required to: Verify Quality Instruction, Level 0 activities and Work Instructions issued for quality issues within their perimeter are correct. Accountability for management and resolution of quality issues within their perimeter. Follow defined processes to raise the Initial Complaint Report and 8D request appropriately. Ensure problem landscape is clearly communicated to the appropriate suppliers. Engage with QMT's and supplier representatives at all levels to steer the problem resolution process at supplier and to challenge proposed solutions using product knowledge and awareness of quality tools. Progress the Supplier 8D landscape to closure in a timely manner ensuring the quality of the content is satisfactory. Ensure the Red Rack is reviewed and suspect components are progressed as necessary. Ensure the PQM Landscape is progressed to closure in line with defined processes and supported by the Supplier 8D. Ensure Third Party Sorting actions onsite are dealt with efficiently and effectively and containment activity is transferred to suppliers as quickly as possible. Provide cross-functional support to process partners with respect to problem analysis, module meetings etc. Ensure clear communication of Quality topics with the M-KIFA organisation When required support supplier visits to verify 8D problem resolution where required. Stand-in for QSB lead / manager on specific meetings and lead projects as required. The QSB Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Good communication skills - written and oral. Ability to make and enforce decisions. Ability to apply Quality problem-solving tools, efficiently. SAP, B2B, Q-cat PQM, 8D. Ability to communicate at all operational levels. Ability to interpret Engineering Drawings. Ability to use basic measuring equipment. Ability to interpret and apply group standards. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the QSB Engineer role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 147.

Contract / Oxford, Oxfordshire

Quality inspector

Summary Panel: Job title:Quality Inspector Location:Tewkesbury Industry/ Strapline: Aerospace A Quality Inspector is required with knowledge of CMM inspection and metrology instrumentation skills. Candidates with experience of the Aerospace/Defence or automotive industry would be well received. Due to company growth,a position in Tewkesbury requires a Quality Inspector with CMM experience for a new permanent role. As a Quality Inspector you will be required to: Facilitate CMM inspections to ensure specification requirements are met. Provide FAIR/ISIR reports to the customer and collate in Visual IPI Learn to program CMM using PCDMIS. Implement control of non-conforming product in accordance with company procedures. General Inspection of the product including surface finish, coatings, damage, etc. aswell as associated product documentation inspection also. The suitable applicant should have the following skills or experience: CMM trained , with a competency to run CMM programs operating software packages and report results. An overall inspection understanding, with test equipment and measuring associated within an engineering environment. The ability to operate manual instruments to measure and monitor product characteristics. A health and safety understanding with a basic understanding of AS9100/ISO9001 requirements also. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of CMM Inspection to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Tewkesbury-based Aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary 25 Days holiday with another 8 Days stats Other - such as career development etc. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CMM systems and quality standards and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Inspector role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.

Permanent / Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

Aerodynamic Model Technician

Aerodynamic Model Technician - F1 - Brackley - Salary or hourly rate This is a terrific opportunity for a Technician who has some model experience and is strong/practical with using their hands. The successful candidate will be responsible for the manufacture and assembly of aerodynamic models and related parts for development and testing. In addition, the role has responsibility of assisting in development tests in the wind tunnel. Key responsibilities for the Aerodynamic Model Technician: Preparation of parts for use on the wind tunnel model from a variety of different manufacturing processes Assembly and checking of wind tunnel models to design and development specifications Executing model changes in the wind tunnel for aerodynamic development tests and liaison with the aerodynamicists to achieve performance targets Maintaining good quality control for component manufacture Candidate profile for the Aerodynamic Model Technician: Proven competence in Model Making Have worked in a high quality and specification environment Able to demonstrate that they are a team player with a "can do" attitude Able to work autonomously on their shift with minimal supervision In return, the successful Aerodynamics Model Technician can expect an excellent salary or hourly rate. Suitably experienced Aerodynamic Model Technicians should apply for this job today by making contact with Ray Greenman by phone or email.

Contract / Brackley, Northamptonshire

Sales / Business Development Executive

Job Title: Sales / Business Development Executive Location: Wednesbury Salary: £27,000 p/a + Benefits Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Sales and Business Development Executive to work for our client within their sales department, the role will be involved in supporting the delivery of new and existing sales and work closely with them in this unique market. Main Objections: Role will be site based with 2-3 days working out in the field with customers to contribution to growth and success of the business by concentrating on new and existing sales pipelines. To support with the production and implementation of an effective sales plan for each customer to ensure new prospects and ongoing sales are targeted. Remain within budgeted costs & that strategic growth plans are in place for new and existing customers. To work with the senior team in managing the activity of all commercial functions that affect existing and potential customers with the emphasis on providing innovation to our clients/customers. Ensuring each customer visit/prospect is well researched & viable, working together to arrange efficient route mapped visits, reviewing all relevant management information to ensure ROI in line with agreed KPI's. To input where required in the ongoing development of technical capability within the business, carrying out relevant training and supporting in this area where necessary. Responsibilities & Accountabilities: Assist in leads generation and marketing campaigns, understand the features and benefits of the client product range and services to ensure the right solution to each customer Responsible for completing new business proposals where appropriate ensuring your sales strategy and activity develops and protects the company and group brand Maximising Customer contact information through the use of CRM system working closely with the team to ensure the focus is on continuous improvement To maintain an agreed account management plan and record all pipeline activities for each customer so that budgeted sales, contribution targets and customer objectives are actively monitored and achieved Proactively research and identify potential clients that have a requirement for companies range of products and services Identify & research potential clients, and the decision makers within the potential client's organisation building strong relationships Attend trade shows, networking events (to include some evening and weekend work) to support leveraging of our network. Prospect for potential new clients and turn this into increased business-to include cold calling, follow up activity etc Set up meetings with your potential client decision makers and gain a comprehensive understanding of each client's individual requirements/issues using a variety of styles to persuade & negotiate appropriately Support the team in planning persuasive approaches and pitches that will convince potential clients, working with each potential/existing client to develop their business and to proactively expand the portfolio of services Support the development of telesales and customer contact campaigns through various mediums as directed by the senior team Upselling of appropriate products through regular contact with existing customers to ensure maximum sales activity & relationship management Knowledge and Skills: Proven record of working collaboratively within a small team Work effectively at all levels internally and externally Good financial awareness Interpersonal & networking skills - Social Media Exp. Verbal and written communications skills Influencing & negotiation skills Strong analytical skills Logical thinking Relationship & Influencing skills internally and externally Organising and Problem solving Strong focus on Customer Service Presentation skills Professional and courteous telephone manner Experience & working understanding of CRM & Sage accounting systems 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

Finance Analyst - 35936

Finance Analyst - 35936 - up to £250/day Ltd Location: Whitley Position Description: Provide financial reporting expertise and support to NSC and central Finance teams outside of Accounting function to ensure accurate and timely monthly and quarterly results Perform monthly and quarterly analytical financial & KPI reviews to aid in understanding and evaluating NSC and UK function results Support the monthly R2R metrics process and the Quarterly QSC checklist, including disclosures Working cross functionally. Progression on actions identified at the quarterly planning and clearance meetings, including the taking of meeting minutes Act as liaison between NSCs and global external auditors, on audit / reporting issues and requirements, including supporting of statutory audit completion Skills Required: 3 Key Skills Qualified Accountant and technically strong (IFRS knowledge preferred) Strong control and governance skills Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to cope within cross- functional team / global sales office environments Experience Required: Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) Ability to proactively manage multiple tasks, processes and support internal stakeholders Ability to present information clearly to different levels of management with appropriate detail To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Wind Tunnel Technician

Wind Tunnel Technician - F1 - Brackley - Permanent/Contract - Competitive salary/rate I am seeking a Wind Tunnel Technician to join a successful F1 Team. This is a permanent role, but our client will consider a contract basis. The Wind Tunnel Technician will report to the Wind Tunnel Operations Manager within the Aerodynamics department. What you will do As Wind Tunnel Technician Operating the wind tunnel for aerodynamic and engineering tests. Creation of and testing of ride maps Model installs and pre-occupancy runs and checks. Assisting the two model technicians with model changes. To assist with any special requests from the aerodynamicist for part preparation or data analysis Analysis of tunnel performance data both short term and long term. Operation of wind tunnel instrumentation What you will need As Wind Tunnel Technician A minimum HND in Engineering and ideally some practical experience of wind tunnel or similar testing. Knowledge of instrumentation and data acquisition is essential. Excellent problem-solving skills Experience of Diablo and Toolbox software would be an advantage Willingness to work nightshifts What you will get As Wind Tunnel Technician Experience of working for a successful F1 Team A competitive salary/rate with generous shift allowance Career progression Applications Suitably experienced Wind Tunnel Technicians should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter

Permanent / Brackley, Northamptonshire

Software Controls Senior Engineer - EV and Hybrid

Software Controls Senior Engineer - EV and Hybrid Vehicle - Permanent - Nuneaton - £ 32 - 55k DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Software Controls Senior Engineer to help shape the Electric and Hybrid Vehicle technologies of the future. You will make significant contributions to key projects in the area of software simulation and control of EV and Hybrid propulsion systems. What you will do As Software Controls Senior Engineer; Develop automotive control strategies through prototype modelling using MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow. Develop safety related control systems utilising IS026262 methodologies. Conduct prototype integration and testing on full scale prototype vehicles. Support the generation of system and sub-system requirements. Produce documentation to a high standard. What you will need As Software Controls Senior Engineer; A relevant engineering degree, with a preference for a higher degree eg. PhD. Experience of development of software control strategies using MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow. Demonstrable experience in working to full software V-cycle. Exposure to automotive functional safety. Have a broad understanding of key components of electric vehicle powertrains. An understanding of C programming, vehicle network protocols and configuration management systems would be highly desirable. What you will get As Software Controls Senior Engineer; An excellent salary, supportive culture, flexible working & benefits. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Software Controls Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson or by emailing their CV and covering letter.

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Administrator - 2744

Administrator - German Speaking £13.15 consolidated rate Bournville FMCG An opportunity has arisen for an Administrator role working for an FMCG manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. Key responsibilities: Receives and manages employee data maintenance and workforce administration requests including: employee relationship changes, 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. Provides requested SHARP HR and Payroll data/transactions to auditor. Files grievance documents and outcomes in personal file. Skills Required: Attention to Detail. EXCEL Skills. Organisation Skills. German Speaking. Skills Preferred: Customer focus. Experience Required: Administration experience. Experience Preferred: Administration experience, project work, data/excel work. Education Required: A-level or equivalent. Interested in the above role? Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Bournville, West Midlands

Senior / Principal Engineer - Transmission Controls

Senior / Principal Transmission Controls Engineer - Nuneaton - £ Highly Competitive Transmission Controls Engineers are required for a class-leading high-technology consultancy. Based in an innovative, supportive and quality driven environment, you will work with prestige and high profile clients on cutting-edge products. You will join an internationally respected team delivering an exciting mix of R&D and client specific automotive projects. As Senior / Principal Transmission Controls Engineer - you will be required to Demonstrate a sound understanding of vehicle systems and driveline control. Deliver key components of high-technology projects. Be a high-achiever, with the vision, flexibility, determination and enthusiasm to succeed in a fast-paced development environment. As Senior / Principal Transmission Controls Engineer - you will have Algorithm design and implementation experience, ideally using MATLAB/Simulink/Ascet-SD. An appreciation of the fundamentals of transmission control. Knowledge of vehicle / test-rig based control system testing and calibration. An understanding of vehicle and controller communication networks. What you will get: A highly competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic new facility. The opportunity to influence the design of some of the most ground-breaking vehicle systems in the automotive arena. Suitably qualified and experienced Senior / Principal Transmission Controls Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Shift Engineer - Hatfield

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

Permanent / Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Supply Chain Planning Analyst

A Supply Chain Analyst opportunity has arisen working for one of the world's leading providers of diesel and gas engines based in Stafford. Job Responsibilities and Duties: Achieve corporate supply chain performance targets focused on inventory reduction, increased inventory turns and improved order-to-delivery results. Working on the deployment of the Supply Chain Planning Process, which develops the Plan for Every Part and Pull Replenishment methods for the facility. Apply the supply chain planning process and leading team efforts to develop lean material flow plans for the facility, which may include implementing changes to factory floor layout and material presentation at the point of use. Gather and analyse data on facility demand and demand variability for each part required for production. Developing material flow plans for all material coming into a facility for production. Management and drive improvements of Built in Quality Control Tower for department at facility level. Design and implement Built in Quality gates including deployment of long term root cause analysis action plans. Management of freight and packaging material registers including process improvements and cost saving initiatives. Lead and manage obsolescence process Supplier development and implementation of PFEP strategies. Skills and Experience: Experience and knowledge of lean concepts and tools Experience and knowledge about supply chain principles, specifically those applied to pull replenishment using material replenishment tools and processes, Supply Chain Planning analytical tools, material flow and throughput efficiency. Leadership skills to effectively lead supply chain improvements. Ability to design and deploy lean systems in a highly productive environment with minimal disruption to daily requirements. Substantial experience in the development and deployment of Supply Chain processes. In return our client can offer you a permanent role with a competitive salary of c. £30,000 to £39,000 p/a (Depending on Experience) plus benefits. Interested in the above role? Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Staffordshire, England

Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Engineer

Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Engineer £Competitive plus benefits London Automotive An Engineer is required to be responsible for ADAS regulations, standards, policy and strategy in all relevant technical areas for the UK automotive industry, developing views and positions working with member companies, colleagues and stakeholders, and representing members' views to government and other stakeholders at UK, EU and UN level. Candidates with experience or a keen interest in ADAS would be well received. Due to increased workloads this employer, an automotive trade association based in London requires a proactive ADAS Engineer to provide technical liaison and support for customers. As an ADAS Engineer you will be required to: Provide accurate and effective advice, briefing and support to senior management, colleagues and members on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and vehicle braking dossiers and responsibilities and other projects as required The ADAS Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline Proven professional experience in the automotive industry or relevant government departments, agency or sister industries Knowledge of ADAS such as: Automatically Commanded Steering Function (ACSF) Lane Keeping Assist Systems (LKAS) Automatic Parking and Intelligent Speed Adaptation (ISA) Vehicle braking - Braking system performance, including that of replacement components Type Approval - vehicle, system and component approval (type certification), and related subjects (e.g. Conformity of Production) This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience or an interest in ADAS to develop your career. In return for your experience, this London based automotive trade association will offer you: £Competitive Pension The role will require travel, both inside and outside of the UK, to attend meetings and conferences, sometimes at short notice. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as an ADAS Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the ADAS Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / City of Westminster, London

Logistics Project Analyst

Logistics Project Analyst £hourly rates are negotiable - DOE Oxford Automotive A well-known automotive manufacturer based in Oxford is seeking a Logistics Project Analyst to plan & deliver assembly containers. The role is a project management position, ensuring containers for delivery of assembly parts from suppliers are delivered on time, meeting cost and quality objectives. Key responsibilities: Introduce new container concepts Develop container solutions that support the Assembly & logistics model Develop use of network & systems to improve container planning efficiency Increase the use of standard containers to improve business flexibility Awareness of environmental and legislative requirements Investment decisions - overall container inventory for assembly at Oxford c. £16M Project timings - compromise between finding & evaluating the optimum solution & supporting project launch Budget savings - transport & operational budget influence of changes to container concept / design Transport cost Container Investment Product Quality (QZS, QZF, Direct Run) - avoiding transportation damage through robust container design Container repair / replacement Trackside delivery performance (TDP) - ensure containers available in loop & continuity of supply during launch. Launch timings, container availability for Process Series, LP & SV stages On Time Delivery - avoidance of parts shortages directly resulting from container issues causing vehicle blocks or rework Knowledge Skills and Experience required; Self-motivated, analytical and logical. Ability for creative thinking. Overall knowledge of logistics processes, strategies and concepts. General IT Skills (Desktop), Business Process IT Skills. Strong project management skills BTEC or equivalent Mechanical Engineering qualification This is a 12 month contract opportunity working for a well-known automotive manufacturer based in Oxford and offering a competitive hourly LTD rate. Interested in the above role? Please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert of Jonathan Lee Recruitment as soon as possible.

Contract / Oxfordshire, England

Automotive Electrician

An experienced Auto Electrician is required to fit, repair, install and integrate enhanced electrical and electronic systems in motor vehicles. Design and develop electrical solutions for vehicles. Fault finding and rectification. Person Specification Experience: Previous experience of installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems in vehicles, including integration into vehicle OEM wiring systems Competence with diagnostic tools and basic programming software Checking and testing of the wiring and vehicle parts Knowledge and experience of electronic and electrical systems Experience of working with electric windows, mirrors, seats, tow bar electrics and air-conditioning desirable Customised LED or neon lighting kits, parking warning systems and reverse cameras desirable Knowledge of Quality & Environmental Standards Skills/Knowledge/Competencies: Ability to build looms advantageous Ability to strip and reassemble vehicles would be desirable Knowledge of split charge systems desirable Knowledge of radio installation would be desirable Knowledge of modern electrical technology e.g. Canbus interfacing desirable Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to develop and maintain good internal relationships Ability to act as a credible representative of the company to external parties Ability to work effectively as part of a team to achieve desired results Experience of working in an automotive / engineering environment is desirable Knowledge of low voltage electrical systems essential Knowledge of 230V system desirable but not essential Qualifications: Educated to HNC/ HND standard or equivalent desirable 17th Edition Electrical Certificate desirable Demonstrable experience would be considered To apply for this position please contact Rachel Meacham.

Permanent / Walsall, West Midlands

Electronics Design Engineer

Electronics Design Engineer Location: Daresbury, Warrington Industry/Sector: Electronic Engineering My client is looking for an Electronics Design Engineer who can provide support in the development and design of new products and solutions. My client is an engineering company developing solutions for challenging applications in the most demanding environments. The company has developed a world class command of actuator technology and a deep understanding of user requirements. The new candidate will be joining a strong, highly motivated and successful team, who will play a critical role in the progression of the business. We are looking for an extremely motivated candidate, a highly enthusiastic individual who is passionate about their work and can develop and grow within the role. As an Electronics Design Engineer, you will be required to: Provision of design, technical support and commissioning of Electronic control systems Conceptual design, development, prototyping and testing of new electronic control products and associated firmware Translation of customer specification into designs for electronic and control products Continuous improvement of existing products Provision of technical support to internal and external needs on new and existing products through appropriate means Liaison with suppliers on technical aspects of integration of new products into product range The Electronics Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Thorough understanding of fundamentals of electronic design, both analogue and digital Good understanding of PCB layout including high speed designs and EMC Ability to communicate at all levels, both written and orally and to work effectively with third parties to explain complex issues clearly and concisely Qualified in an electronic engineering discipline Extensive experience in a commercial design environment Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge and experience of electronics and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Electronics Design Engineer role, please contact Ed Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446133 or email .

Permanent / Warrington, Cheshire

CNC Machinist (Nights)

Summary Panel: Job title: CNC Machinist (Nights) Salary Range: Competitive Location: Wolverhampton Industry/ Strapline: CNC Turning/ Machining/ Engineering/ Precision Engineering/ Aerospace A CNC Machinist (Nights) is required with knowledge of engineering and Fanuc controls understanding. Candidates with experience of the aerospace or precision engineering industry would be well received. Due to company growth, a Wolverhampton based company requires a CNC Machinist (Nights) for a new permanent role. As a successful applicant you will be required to: Set and Run Fanuc CNC Lathes and/or machining centres. Live/Power tooling knowledge is also advantageous. Some other smaller machine knowledge would be advantageous. Be able to apply themselves to their work and work cohesively with others in the night team and aid switch over with the day team. Responsible for following technical drawings accurately and basic machine maintenance such as oil levels, etc. The CNC Machinist (Nights) should have the following skills or experience: Must have proven 1st off experience, with self-inspection knowledge. Apprenticeship trained. Strong communication skills and ability to work as part of a team. Good engineering understanding with an ability to implement this in the workplace. Aerospace or similar precision engineering knowledge. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machining/engineering and have Fanuc system knowledge to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wolverhampton-based aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary Prestigious company Night shift Benefits Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of machining and looking to build a working knowledge and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the CNC Machinist (Nights) role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.

Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Automotive Procurement Executive

Automotive Buyers - Automotive OEM Contract for 6 months + Location: Wiltshire This is an exciting opportunity for influential procurement professional to provide on-site support for our Automotive client in the Wiltshire. The Role: You will be responsible to set up the buying process and the sourcing of the supplier base. You will negotiate the VFM on piece, tool and design and delivery. Negotiate and support T&C's Manage document control - issue and have returned RFQ's, ESAs etc The Person: Experience buyer with a strong automotive background Experience of Colour and Trim Ideally have experience of sourcing fabrics, internal leather, cloth and wood Is expected to have Proven Cost management experience Full member of CIPS or working towards it Please click in the link to apply or call Emma Evans for more information 01384 446 187

Contract / Chippenham, Wiltshire

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineers We are looking for 4 Contract Senior Mechanical Design Engineers for initial 6 month contracts that are anticipated to be extended, for a leader in engineering services and solutions who partner with the most trusted names in Aerospace Engineering. This is for a world renowned Aerospace company based in Pitstone Buckinghamshire. Responsibilities To support the Design engineering activities on R and T projects from the concept stage through development and qualification test and into technology readiness. To produce Design Schemes, including CAD models, assemblies and 2D drawings for concept and detail designs of electrical machines as well as design assurance documentation including ERN's and Design Reports. To carry out design calculations to support concept and detail designs. To liaise closely with other teams such as stress, manufacturing, sourcing and configuration for new designs or design changes. Lead the necessary gateway reviews and provide PIP process guidance to more junior designers. Monitor progress and ensure satisfactory milestone compliance and arrange and run design reviews to the end clients Electrical and Power design procedures. To support the Lead Engineer and assist other team members in completion of their activities Professional experience and/or qualifications: Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience Previous experience in Aerospace Industry (rotating componentry, e.g. Gearboxes, Turbines, Actuation Systems, etc.) Detailed understanding of Electrical Machines (Generators / Motors) Experienced user of 3D CAD Packages (ideally Siemens NX) Experienced in creating and checking drawings Good understanding of ANSYS packages (or similar) Good understanding of MS Project (or similar) Rate: Negotiable dependent upon experience - Contract. If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send your CV to Philip Delaloye at or call 01384446192.

Contract / Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Configuration Management Coordinator

Job title: Configuration Management Coordinator Salary Range: Competitive + benefits Location: Wolverhampton Leading Global Aerospace Company A Configuration Management Coordinator is required with knowledge of Configuration, drawing and document control. Candidates with experience of configuration control from within the Aerospace or highly regulated industries would be well received. This Global Aerospace company based in Wolverhampton requires a meticulous and methodical Configuration Management Coordinator for this permanent role. As Configuration Management Coordinator, you will be required to: Ensure changes to our drawings and documents are properly evaluated, authorised, and implemented. Manage change in an accurate, efficient, timely and cost-effective manner Embrace and shape change and an appetite for continuous process improvement. The Configuration Management Coordinator should have the following skills or experience: Methodical approach to work and a keen eye for detail. Strong IT skills and an ability to organise and analyse data. Strong communication skills and the ability to understand complex instructions and explain complex ideas to technical people. assertive approach to decision making and a focus on 'getting it right'. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Configuration Management. In return for your skills and experience, this Wolverhampton based Aerospace company will offer you: Competitive Salary. Comprehensive Benefits. Career development. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Configuration Management and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Configuration Management Coordinator role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 155.

Permanent / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Field Service Engineer

Field Service Engineer £Competitive Hitchin Laundry Equipment A Field Service Engineer is required with either a mechanical or electrical background to undertake preventative and reactive maintenance of laundry equipment on site at client locations. Candidates with experience of the equipment installation and maintenance would be well received. Due to consistent growth this company, a commercial and industrial laundry equipment manufacturer based in Hitchin, require a reliable Field Service Engineer to provide technical solutions to breakdowns and repairs. As a Field Service Engineer, you will be required to: Providing onsite support on the commissioning of the new machinery and new Industrial projects Servicing of commercial and industrial laundry equipment The Field Service Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Mechanical or Electrical experience Gas Safe qualified Maintenance and servicing skills Ideally, you will be 17th Edition qualified Experience working with commercial white goods would be highly desirable This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with maintenance and servicing skills to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Hitchin based commercial and industrial laundry equipment manufacturer will offer you: Competitive salary Company Van Pension, Private Medical Insurance, 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Field Service Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Hitchin, Hertfordshire

Grinding Manager

Grinding Manager £Competitive Thatcham Automotive A Grinding Manager is required with knowledge of CNC grinding. Candidates with experience within the mechanical/engineering industry would be well received. An award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a Workshop Manager with experience of managing resources including staff and machinery for a new permanent role in their Grinding Department. As a Grinding Manager you will be required to: Be responsible for, manage and be accountable for all activities of the Grinding department, including CNC, Manual and Jig Grinding To plan and manage the introduction of positive changes in the Grinding department improving performance through continuous process improvement and team building To ensure all delivery dates and on time delivery targets are met To ensure that all quality requirements are complied with and improvement targets are met To ensure that the department expenditure is kept within the budget The Grinding Manager should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of CNC grinding and ability to implement changes Ability to problem solve and develop new processes Excellent management and team building Will need to be able to develop excellent working relationships at all levels of the company and engage easily. Enthusiastic and target driven who thrives in challenging environments with strong and natural leadership ability, can - do attitude, with energy and enthusiasm Strategic approach & planning and be able to deliver Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge CNC grinding and experience of leading a team and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Workshop Manager role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire

Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Automotive A Quality Engineer is required to lead FMEA's and PPAP submissions, liaising with customers on quality planning and quality issues for low volume high technology automotive transmission projects. Candidates with experience of implementing and managing the Production Part Approval Process for new and modified products or assemblies would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Quality Engineer to lead and participate in Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA). As a Quality Engineer you will be required to: Support New Product Introduction (NPI) using APQP, compilation of FMEA's and Control Plans etc Production Part Approval Part submission warrant document collation and submissions implement robust solutions and changes to manufacturing processes to improve quality and reduce waste Maintain the documented Quality Management System and undertake projects, as determined by the Quality Manager, to include process enhancement, new processes and Manufacturing improvements that improve quality & efficiency Attend formal design reviews as appropriate to provide guidance related to a particular project The Quality Engineer should have the following skills or experience: HNC/HND qualified in an engineering related discipline Knowledge of PPAP and APQP Knowledge of problem solving and root cause analysis tools Must have awareness of production processes/techniques in an engineering environment. Quality auditing experience This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience of production processes/techniques in an engineering environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Quality Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire

Production Engineer

Production Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Automotive / Motorsport A Production Engineer is required to provide support to the Advanced Engineering Group for motorsport and automotive projects. Candidates with experience of working directly with automotive OEM manufacturers would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham requires a proactive Production Engineer to support assigned projects and advise the Advanced Engineering Group on Production Engineering issues. As a Production Engineer you will be required to design and create detail drawings of manufacturing tooling for assigned projects including: Apply cost effective manufacturing methods Attend formal design reviews Determine the engineering method for individual parts Determine and understand specific tooling requirements using customer drawings Advise on corrective action for manufacturing queries and non-conformance The Production Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Educated to a minimum of HND / HNC in an engineering related discipline Proven track record of production engineering Understanding of 3D modelling and engineering drawings Awareness of APQP process useful An understanding of transmission products is beneficial This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with manufacturing experience ideally within an automotive OEM or supplier to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Production Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Production Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire

Technical Buyer

Technical Buyer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Motorsport A Technical Buyer is required to purchase goods and services for motorsport and automotive projects. Candidates with experience of the purchasing of supplies and services including castings and sub contract would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham requires a proactive Technical Buyer to create and complete strategic objectives aimed at reducing costs and improve operating efficiencies. As a Technical Buyer you will be required to undertake supplier management and development with key objectives to improve quality and delivery performance from suppliers including: Sourcing mechanical and proprietary goods and services, including general order administration and management Providing company wide support to all purchasing activity External & internal expediting Providing production planning input and support Assist with and ensure resolution of technical manufacturing queries Resolving quality or non-conformances issues with Quality Department Participate in concurrent engineering with designers/suppliers to aid DFM and lead-time reductions Carry out supplier performance management (Quality/Delivery/Cost) Carry out supplier selection and development Identify and participate in costing saving exercises The Technical Buyer should have the following skills or experience: Ideally CIPS qualified and educated to HND or equivalent Proven experience of sourcing mechanical components and sub-contract services Strong supplier performance management skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with automotive, motorsport or mechanical purchasing experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Technical Buyer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Technical Buyer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Thatcham, Berkshire

Quality & Technical Manager

Job Title: Quality & Technical Manager Department: Quality and Technical Salary: £50,000 plus bonus and car allowance Location: Evesham Due to growth, a Quality & Technical Manager is required in Evesham to take full responsibility for the overall management of quality, technical & innovation requirements. Principal Accountabilities: To manage the Quality & Technical function, including establishing management systems to enhance product and service received from our suppliers and offered to our customers. Liaise with customers, suppliers and R&D relevant trade associations and universities. To ensure the site based quality & technical team provides effective support to the operations in respect of policing quality systems to maintain a high level of product quality at all times. Co-ordination of quality issues with customers and suppliers, plus management if internal issues. Ensuring appropriate root cause analysis is undertaken to avoid re-occurrence of issues Report & Manage KPI's for Management review or Customer requirements, to defined deadlines with appropriate level of detail and analysis. Responsible for the maintenance and compliance with Quality Management Systems (ISO9001, BRC, AIB and HACCP) To lead process improvements and support CI programs on site To ensure appropriate technical evaluation of products is completed in order to ensure customer requirements are met in full. Liaison with Technical Services for customer issue resolution or new product trials To provide the effective management of innovation needs of the customer base, inclusive of "blue sky thinking", from concept to full commercialisation of product. To participate in cross BU/BG and customer/supplier led innovation forums. Evaluation of New Suppliers and Raw Materials Control all allocated budgets in terms of labour and innovation spend set during budget process To demonstrate the personal and business acumen necessary to gain the confidence of both customers and colleagues at all levels. Education, Qualifications & Experience: Likely to be degree level or equivalent in a scientific/packaging technology or related discipline Well-developed communication and presentation skills, both verbal and in writing, with the ability to present with ease to customers and suppliers. The capability to work through people whilst achieving the highest standards. The ability to inspire confidence and gain the commitment of subordinates, team members and senior managers. Commitment to excellence in customer service, health and safety and product excellence. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality and Technical Manager role, please contact Georgia Silk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 147

Permanent / Evesham, Worcestershire

Quality Manager

A leading manufacturer of medical devices is seeking a dynamic Quality Manager in order to develop, organise and manage the company's quality system and quality team. The job role is best suited to a very motivated, well organised person with management experience and excellent communication skills, for both internal and external communication. You will need to be driven to make substantive improvement to the quality department. Quality Manager Responsibilities: Act as a change agent for the rapid evolution from a quality control to a quality assurance structure. The drive and energy to lead transformative change in the way we approach quality building it in to processes and design. To build and develop a new quality team focused on identification of issues and root causes, addressing them and delivering permanent improvement. Coaching them to continually improve themselves and the business. Manage and facilitate corrective and preventive actions required for QHSE, ensuring all product related issues, customer complaints/Accidents, Incidents etc. driving through to closure. Establish automated reporting on performance against KPI's and regulatory reporting for QHSE. Administer and support, including regulatory reporting the established group policy for the FDA and EHS certifications as well as applicable statutory reporting for the KWF site e.g. FDA, HSE, the Environment Agency etc. Take the lead in any complex investigations as appropriate. Ability to analyse data and information, both numerical and anecdotal to determine plan of action and carry it out. As the company representative implement and maintain the company's Business Management Systems ensuring compliance to ISO9001, 14001, OHSAS 180001/ISO 45001 and ISO 13485 and FDA QSR requirements as appropriate. Assist in new product introduction from design stage through to production. Quality Manager experience and abilities required: Experienced Quality Manager ideally with a manufacturing background Strong leadership and coaching skills Experience in implementation and maintenance of Business Management Systems ensuring compliance to ISO9001/14001 New product introduction H&S, Environmental and Quality Legal and Regulatory Knowledge Knowledge of quality systems related to medical devices - FDA/ISO 13485 or other highly regulated industry is desirable although not essential Knowledge of EH&S systems and legal requirements Strong IT skills Excellent interpersonal skills at all business levels Good presentation/ communication skills Great prioritising and managing high workload ability Analysing and interpreting data and good reporting skills NEBOSH is desirable Strong engineering (ideally electro-mechanical) background and education Please apply as soon as possible to this highly desirable Quality Manager role with a leading medical device manufacturer.

Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands

Automotive Project Assistant

Project Assistant £Competitive Coventry Automotive A Project Assistant is required with excellent organisation and communication skills. Due to growth this company, a leading Powertrain Engineering consultancy based in Coventry, requires a Project Assistant for a new permanent role. As a Project Assistant you will be required to: Support the daily, operative work of the project management team Monitor project budget and utilisation using in-house project and cost management tools Create calculations, reports and presentations for the project managers Organise project related meetings, professional training and business trips Ad hoc support tasks required by the ongoing projects Support in the continuous improvement of project management processes The Project Assistant should have the following skills or experience: Highly committed and motivated team player with excellent organisation skills Good communication skills - both written and verbal Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Enjoys administrative tasks Preferable: Proficiency in German language Self-directed and independent Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have any questions about the Project Assistant role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259.

Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands

Supplier Quality Engineer

Supplier Quality Engineer Vehicle Manufacturing Leicester To £41,950 + package Can you offer previous experience and a proven knowledge of NPI processes and utilising PPAP and APQP processes? This Supplier Quality Engineer role is primarily focused on NPI and supplier performance & development. You will report to the site APQP Lead, the primary responsibility is to help in pro-actively engaging the Purchasing function & supply base in the NPI process. Key duties in this Supplier Quality Engineer role will include; Project management through each project phase, to deliver a seamless series production launch. Assisting with ensuring active global Purchasing participation throughout the design process / stages of NPI (Strategy Phase, Concept Phase, Development Phase, Pilot Phase, and Production Phase). Giving specific attention to program monitoring and preparing material for reporting on group performance at regular intervals, dictated by project gateways and updates to KPI's at regular review points. Ensuring material is ordered to support PD builds in a timely manner, through to governance to ensure supplier PPAP submission performance is in line with plan Ongoing role development will be with the Fabrications Supplier Development Engineer, where the primary responsibility of the incumbent is to help with development of new and existing suppliers worldwide, in terms of Quality, Cost, Logistics, Development, Management (QCLDM). Offering leadership in resolution of quality problems associated with purchased materials through to warranty cost recovery related to supplier quality. Leadership in APQP activity, engaging Engineering personnel to achieve cost effective, manufacturable designs, resulting in robust PPAP completion. Desired skills and education for this role will include; A Degree in Engineering / Manufacturing or equivalent extensive experience. Demonstrable computer skills i.e. data analysis (Excel) and presentation (PowerPoint) necessary. The ability to communicate at all levels and the ability to listen to others, along with the ability to work on own initiative is key. A solid ability to use and demonstrate statistical and problem-solving tools is required. If keen to learn more about this Supplier Quality Engineer role please contact Grant Nisbet at Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Permanent / Leicester, Leicestershire
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