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Jonathan Lee Newsletter - Q3 2018

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


  • Business leaders gather to celebrate Jonathan Lee Recruitment's 40th anniversary


  • How the aerospace industry can adapt to meet its challenges


  • Future skills and the workforce of tomorrow


  • A new focus on defence


  • Recommend a friend - referral scheme 
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Manufacturing Project Engineer - 36433

An experienced Manufacturing Project Engineer is required. Position Description: This is role sits with Global Facilities Engineering Department (GFE) and support the global manufacturing strategy and deliver world class facility solutions through product implementation programmes, technology innovation and legacy facility improvement projects. You will work within a small team to support the Safety Management Processes and Safe Systems of Work during the Design, Installation, and Safety buyoff stages of Programme delivery. Key Performance Indicators - Assist Corporate and HSE safety legislation. - Provide Site Safety support as situation arises, such as accident investigation etc. - Reviewing external construction contractors' compliance with CDM and other relevant regulations. - Reviewing and producing documentation in line with legislative changes and internal processes. - Conducting audits and inspections as required, with write up and follow up as per agreed requirements. - Supporting the Engineering team with their compliance with relevant legislation. - Process confirmations for all of PTME functions. - Safety training - EC-PL, VISTAG, Control of contractors, machinery safety for process engineers, QED. - Collating safety statistics for all areas where PTME work - Receiving safety data from area owners (PC, new programs, area leads). 3 Key Skills Required Site Based control of contractors / Safety Management. Contract Management - Commercial management, Tender production/Placement Process Facility design Experience Required: Essential: - A sound technical engineering and manufacturing background with previous experience in Facilities Development. - Proven experience and understanding of facilities processes, equipment and leading technologies. - Experience of reliability and maintainability principals and an understanding of the environmental impacts of engineering solutions. - Degree qualified or equivalent experience. - Project management tools. - Risk / Mitigation / conformance plans. - End to End experience in Facility delivery, from feasibility to handover. Desirable: - Experience of delivering plant facilities / equipment solutions across an array of engineering sites, buildings and customer types. - Experience within the Facilities development across a variety of industries and geographies. - Contract and performance management experience (Vendor KPI's). - Significant Health and Safety Management. - Control of Contractors & CDM 2015 Experience. - NEBOSH Certificate / SMSTS Site Management (or equivalent) Qualification in Safety Management with significant site based experience. - (Preferred) Equipment modelling in CAD systems such as Catia, viewing and manipulation of data models. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham. 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.

Contract / Wolverhampton

Health & Safety Engineer - 36435

An experienced H&S Engineer is required, this role sits with Global Facilities Engineering Department (GFE). The role will support the global manufacturing strategy and deliver world class facility solutions through product implementation programmes, technology innovation and legacy facility improvement projects. You will work within a small team to support the Safety Management Processes and Safe Systems of Work during the Design, Installation, and Safety buyoff stages of Programme delivery. Key Performance Indicators. - Assist Corporate and HSE safety legislation. - Provide Site Safety support as situation arises, such as accident investigation etc. - Reviewing external construction contractors¿ compliance with CDM and other relevant regulations. - Reviewing and producing documentation in line with legislative changes and internal processes. - Conducting audits and inspections as required, with write up and follow up as per agreed requirements. - Supporting the Engineering team with their compliance with relevant legislation. - Process confirmations for all of PTME functions. - Safety training - EC-PL, VISTAG, Control of contractors, machinery safety for process engineers, QED. - Collating safety statistics for all areas where PTME work - Receiving safety data from area owners (PC, new programs, area leads). 3 Key Skills Required Safety Qualification such as NEBOSH Diploma (or Certificate) / PILZ / IOSH safety or equivalent. Safety Management Experience "CDM 2015 / Engineering machinery installation experience & Machinery inspection in compliance with PUWER and CE requirements" HASWA + HSG65 compliance & strategic overview. Experience Required: Essential: Proven experience and understanding of Health & Safety Legislation, CDM 2015 and HASWA, focused on machinery supply - Proactive auditing and coaching skills to enhance our safety culture, and influence at each stage. - Degree qualified or equivalent experience. - Knowledge of Machinery Design Risk Assessment process ISO12100. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham. 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.

Contract / Wolverhampton

Paint shop facility Lead

Job title: Paint shop facility Lead Hourly Rate: £25 - £27.00 (DOE) Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Automotive Design Our clients are the World Class organisation responsible for delivering the current range of award winning production and concept vehicles. They have responsibility for the creation and delivery of all visible parts on the exterior, interior and colour and materials of all their vehicles. The DMO Paint shop Facility Lead has the responsibility to manage communications and data / workflow into and out of the DMO Paint shop, and will include instructing a team of engineers to provide & manage all workload data. Skills Required: Resource planning within a large team. Excellent communication skills to deal with a wide range of customers. Awareness of "Health and Safety" / Compliance requirements in the workplace. A passion for the Design Model making industry. An analytical mind-set with the ability to multi-task. Strong influencing and engagement skills, with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

Maintenance Engineer

Role: Maintenance Engineer Location: Manchester Salary: Negotiable Dependent on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for a multi skilled maintenance engineer to work for our client at their site in Manchester, the role will be carrying out both mechanical and electrical works on site with the aim of keeping operation downtime to a minimum. Duties and Key Responsibilities: Reacting to breakdowns (both mechanical and electrical), locating the fault, analysing and completing the fix in a timely manner to keep operation downtime to a minimum. Ensure availability of all plant and equipment for factory requirements and adhere to high standards of housekeeping and health & safety at all times. Working closely with other departments to find ways to increase machine reliability on existing equipment and identify enhancements and improvements to the running of the production lines Working and communicating with on-site contractors. Helping to develop and maintain the PPM system. Maintenance of site facilities. In addition, you will be involved in engineering projects within the business to develop effective installation and commissioning of new equipment. Required Education, Skills and Qualifications: A formal qualification in an electrical or mechanical engineering subject (apprentice served NVQ, HNC/D) Experience working on CNC lasers, Waterjets and Bandsaws Experience of both reactive and preventative maintenance Knowledge/experience of working with controls analysing faults and providing solutions Ideal candidate will also possess a 17th or 18th Edition Electrical Engineering qualification 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. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Manchester

Lead Automotive Interior Designer

Job title: Lead Interior Designer Hourly Rate: Competitive (DOE) Location: Warwickshire A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry, are seeking a Lead Interior Designer who can provide an excellent creative resource to a fresh, new and expanding design team. As a Lead you will have to: Be able to fill in for the Chief Designer in various situations Showcase responsible multi-hat behaviour behaviour when balancing Design against great needs of the company (Design Vs business/budget/resource etc) Be resourceful and adaptable to changing pace, dealing with a multitude of projects in order to guarantee delivery Be capable of managing design work as well as administrative tasks Achieve the highest level of creative output and support the global design network Produce compelling and relevant interior design ideas to support ongoing projects Support the design process by developing concepts via sketches, clay or digital models to illustrate and present ideas to colleagues, head of interiors UK and head of design UK. You will have the following skills: Experience of leading/supervising a small team of designers Have been through advanced concept car builds and production programmes at least once Capable of managing a project element with support from more senior staff when necessary Excellent 2D software knowledge (Photoshop, Illustrator etc) Demonstrable experience using 3D Software 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. JLDS 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.

Contract / Coventry

Senior Automotive Interior Designer

Job title: Senior Interior Designer Hourly Rate: Competitive (DOE) Location: Warwickshire A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry, are seeking a Senior Interior Designer who can provide an excellent creative resource to a fresh, new and expanding design team. Achieve the highest level of creative output and support the global design network Produce compelling and relevant interior design ideas to support ongoing projects Support the design process by developing concepts via sketches, cly or digital models to illustrate and present ideas to colleagues, head of interiors UK and head of design UK. You will have the following skills: Relevant experience in a automotive interiors position Excellent 2D software knowledge (Photoshop, Illustrator etc) Demonstrable experience using 3D Software 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. TMETC JLDS 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.

Contract / Coventry

Automotive Interior Designer - 36366

Job title: Automotive Interior Designer Hourly Rate: £30 - £38.50 (DOE) Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Automotive Design Our clients are the World Class organisation responsible for delivering the current range of award winning production and concept vehicles. They have responsibility for the creation and delivery of all visible parts on the exterior, interior and colour and materials of all their vehicles. They are now seeking an experienced Automotive Interior Designer to be responsible for the creative processes at the earliest stage of a project, through to the co-ordination of feasible solutions, releases to tooling, and monitoring designs through to production. Skills Required: First class creative and conceptualisation skills with broad knowledge of engineering and production techniques and processes Ability to visualize and communicate design solutions in 2D and 3D Excellent verbal and written skills Interest in next gen UI and UX developments Experience Required: Generation of designs for production and concept vehicles Good knowledge of automotive industry, including competitor and market awareness Proven ability as a team member Experience of physical model delivery Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

Technical Service Representative

Technical Service Representative Location: UK Industry/Sector: Manufacturing My client is looking for a new Technical Service Representative to provide efficient and effective technical support to new and existing customers. My client is within the paints, coatings and materials industry, operating throughout the world in over 70 countries. Serving clients within many different industries including construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to progress their career where you’ll be inspired to learn and grow to achieve your career aspirations. The role of Technical Service Representative will include the following: Provide technical service provision to strategic accounts Ensuring customer requirements are met at all times Assisting new customers in the use of all aspects of product range Actively contributing towards efficient work practice and continuous improvement processes Evaluating quality issues and advising solutions Managing complex projects at existing and potential clients The suitable candidate for Technical Service Representative will need to possess the following competences: An up to date knowledge of coatings technology and paint specifications An ability to train and demonstrate correct use of equipment to customers Knowledge of customer application methods and line conditions Experience of project management Attention to detail with excellent numeracy and PC skills Excellent presentation skills with the ability to communicate well at all levels Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of coatings/paints with a technical mindset and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Technical Service Representative role, please contact Ed Smith at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446133 or email ed.smith@jonlee.co.uk. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Birmingham

Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager Permanent position - Sunbury On Thames Manufacturing - Thermal Systems and Motion Control products. Salary negotiable The Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager will work across operations, supply chain and design engineering to provide manufacturing engineering expertise in supporting existing and new products, defining new and support existing processes. The company specialises in the design and manufacture of Thermal Systems and Motion Control products for various sectors including the commercial and military aerospace, rail and oil & gas sectors. Due to an increase in projects, they require a Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager on a permanent staff basis. As the Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager, you will be required to: Implement lean manufacturing methods including 1-piece flow lines and visual factory to reduce throughput times, rework/scrap and work in progress. Also apply statistical tools and methodologies where applicable. Initiate and lead improvement projects and CAPEX to enable new process and product introductions. Provide day-to-day manufacturing engineering support for the production cells to enable customer schedule adherence (Fracas/concessions, change notes or MRB - material review board. Leading and working to ensure the most cost-effective manufacturing process flows are defined when introducing new products into operations. Instil new products and modified processes into manufacturing/operations Project co-ordinator and serve as senior link between design, project management and operations. Project manage new product introductions and the manufacture of legacy products from release to production through the product life cycle. Participate in the management of the technical direction, including the implementation and improvement of the NPI procedure, business technology and product strategy and the recommendation and implementation of organisational improvements. The Quality and Manufacturing Engineering Manager should have the following skills or experience: Proven experience in a management role within a dynamic operations environment. Full understanding of regulatory requirements for the supply of products to the Aerospace or a similar regulatory manufacturing organisation. Manufacturing Engineering Management experience in a responsive engineering company. Strong leadership qualities with a strong aptitude for motivating others. A proven track record of generating and maintaining process maps, PFMEA's and control plans. Strong knowledge of lean manufacturing principles. Experience of using Fishbone/Ishikawa diagrams. Significant technical and problem-solving experience in an electro-mechanical manufacturing environment. Ideally qualified in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Cell Leader and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Justin Wainwright at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889267. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Sunbury

Alias/ ICEM Digital Modeller

Job title: ICEM Surf Modellers Hourly Rate: Competitive (DOE) Location: Gothenburg, Sweden An exciting opportunity for a Senior Surface Designer within the Interior Class-A to deliver DSM in the late phases of the our clients design. Job description Our clients are looking for a Senior Surface Designer with excellent skills in ICEM Surf for the digital modelling interior team. The task will be to develop interior surface models in the late phases of the design process. Main input will be sketches, rough alias models from designers and scan data from clay models combined with technical input from our studio engineers. A good sense of form, ability to build models with class-A quality and a “nothing is impossible attitude” is required. We expect you to be a self-going, top of the line modeller with demonstrable experience from class-A modelling within the automotive business. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Göteborg

Studio Engineer

Job Title: Studio Engineer Division: Design Contract Position based at: Gaydon Competitive rates available Our Warwickshire based client is seeking an experienced Studio Engineer to support new and exciting project delivery. Skills Required: CAD literate is essential Strong concept engineer Whole vehicle experience Open to either interior or exterior expertise Experience Required: Capable in running A-surface feasibility reviews and driving issues to solution Experience of working in a Studio Environment Familiar with support of the clay and Alias modelling team Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

Digital Visualisation Designer

Job title: Digital Visualisation Designer Location: Marylebone, London Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) An unmissable opportunity has become available with one of our leading automotive clients. This presents an excellent opportunity for a Digital Visualisation Designer to carry out competitive and unique design programmes in a unique environment and surroundings for designers to harness latest design trends to inspire and inform future products for their brand You’ll be joining a highly collaborate, creative environment to deliver world-class, advanced design projects for this exciting car brand, as well as other future products for the wider group! KEY RESPONSIBILITIES . Responsible for generating world class 3D design models and surface data for both exterior and interior from selected designs. Responsible for the development and implementation of VR tools and process. Integrate VR into the daily design process for regular interaction with designers and reviews with design management Ensure the continued development of team members across the department in latest digital trends and software. Generation of 3D data for use as visualisation and communication of ideas. Generation of outstanding CGi visuals to support marketing activities Developing in house 3D capabilities and identifying new opportunities and training Set up of digital environments and materials to reflect given design direction Ensuring all 3D model generation is performed in relation to any available package and feasibility data. Produce animations and show reels to support design presentation. Control of quality and ensuring 3rd party modelling activities are delivered to required standards SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Relevant digital modelling experience, preferably at OEM level Excellent ability to understand, read and interpretation 2D design sketches and translation to 3D volume, surface and detail. Excellent understanding of 3D form, volume, sculpture, surface quality and detail Excellent digital modelling and visualisation skills, use of relevant tools (Alias, VRED, Maya, etc.) and techniques to produce outstanding visuals. Excellent 3D resolution and problem solving Natural eye for composition, lighting and representation of materials Able to construct basic vehicle layout to a given direction in order to develop proportion model studies Good knowledge of the design process Excellent communication skills with global design team and senior management Willing and able to travel throughout UK, Europe and China as required by project and company commitments 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 role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Greater London

Automotive Design Strategist

Job title: Automotive Design Strategist Location: Marylebone, London Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) An unmissable opportunity has become available with one of our leading automotive clients. This presents an excellent opportunity for a design strategist to generate future design strategies and scenarios for their brand and vehicle opportunities, this includes both production and concept. You’ll be joining a highly collaborate, creative environment to deliver world-class, advanced design projects for this exciting car brand, as well as other future products for the wider group! KEY RESPONSIBILITIES . Responsible for generating future design strategies and scenarios for the brand and vehicle opportunities, this includes both production and concept Use proven research techniques to gather key information and findings in order to support design thinking and direction Strategic analysis of findings to seek new opportunities and predict future trends. Develop clear thinking through well thought out and conceived concepts and proposals Develop design communication guidelines and materials for reports, CI, branding, external PR Develop strategies and proposals to cover brand relevant vehicle typographies and proportion recommendations, design feature, innovation, customer USP, UX, CMF, surface and details Creation of trend reports to be used to inspire team members and educate global designers on future international design trends Responsible for regular output of public facing design communications and Design brand building Actively seek innovation activities to enhance design solutions, workflow and quality of output for review SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Relevant UX/UI experience, preferably at OEM level Excellent ability to develop a detailed strategic design brief from basic guidance and direction Have a critical eye for detail and execute to the highest standards Excellent knowledge and ability to analyse: - Cross industry design trends including product, fashion, technology etc. - Global market requirements and consumer nuances - Brand awareness - User centric design Excellent digital design skills, use of relevant tools (Adobe CS. PowerPoint etc.) and techniques to produce outstanding visuals and design reports Excellent use of graphics, layout, typography, colour for use in communication and design Ability to generate animation, movies and show reels to convey ideas and storytelling Digital 3D data generation skills not essential but are preferred (training may be provided) Able to layout vehicle package to a given direction in order to develop proportional guidelines Understanding of automotive and mobility sector design trends in Global markets Understanding of automotive engineering feasibility and vehicle layout, including ergonomics. Able to work with given package and hard points 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 role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / London

Advanced Automotive Designer

Job title: Creative Advanced Designer Location: Marylebone, London Salary/Hourly Rate: £Competitive (DOE) An unmissable opportunity has become available with one of our leading automotive clients. This presents an excellent opportunity for a creative Designer (Exterior or Interior) to create design proposals as part of their newly established Advanced Design Studio in London, UK You’ll be joining a highly collaborate, creative environment to deliver world-class, advanced design projects for this exciting car brand, as well as other future products for the wider group! KEY RESPONSIBILITIES . Re Responsible for generating outstanding modern and attractive creative design ideas for both exterior and interior through independent market investigation and analysis. Generation of 2D sketches and renderings (both manually and digitally) to a given design brief for management review and theme selection. Delivery of accurate and outstanding 2D renderings for presentation at board level Generation and participation of design strategies and scenarios to support design ideas and proposals. Support the development of 3D design data and models (where required) to the direction and feedback from Design Management. Ensuring high quality presentation of all work in the appropriate media SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Excellent manual drawing and rendering techniques. Excellent digital drawing skills, use of relevant tools (Adobe etc.) and techniques to produce outstanding visuals. Conceptual storytelling and presentation of thinking. Understanding of Automotive and Mobility sector design trends in Global markets Ability to translate basic design proposals into 3D using relevant modelling software Good understanding of 3D surface and volume to deliver the best design solutions and achieve the approved style. Basic understanding of Automotive engineering feasibility and vehicle layout, including ergonomics. Able to work with given package and hard points. Excellent communication skills with global design team and senior management Willing and able to travel throughout UK, Europe and China as required by project and company commitments 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 role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / London

Senior Automotive Designer

Job title: Senior Designer Competitive Salary available (DOE) Location: Hethel, Norwich Automotive Design A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Designer to take charge of the hands-on delivery of high quality, innovative designs on a number of exciting projects within the High Performance Sports Car industry. You'll work closely with some of the best in the automotive design industry, helping translate the vision of design briefs into a reality. This is an exciting time to join a growing business within the High Performance Automotive industry. Skills, knowledge & experience: Degree educated who has received strong training in the automotive design field. You'll need a strong command of a variety of digital design software packages, including Photoshop and Illustrator. Experience using Alias and VRED would also be useful in this role. Demonstrable experience creating high quality 2-d design images and/ or Graphics, we're looking for someone who is able to use the resources at their disposal for the creation of high quality and creative designs. Have a strong portfolio, having worked on multiple Car Design programmes for either concept or production. Looking for a team player who has some experience of managing teams in a studio setting. 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Norwich

MP&L Manager

MP&L Manager Birmingham Global Manufacturing/Engineering Seeking a talented and experienced MP&L Manager to work with a leading innovative and advanced design and manufacturing business. This organization is ambitious and continuing to develop its growth strategy further. As part of the Senior Management team, the MP&L Manager will have full responsibility for managing the end to end supply chain of this business. We are looking to recruit a MP&L Manager who has proven experience of managing all aspects including; production planning, capacity, material control, inventory management, developing supply chain strategies and CI within a high volume manufacturing business. The Role: As MP&L Manager, you will report directly to the Operations Manager and responsibilities will include: Lead capacity planning activities ensuring delivery against operational requirements and which optimise manufacturing efficiency and costs Refine systems and methods to continually improve plans to better anticipate customer needs Assess existing capacity and develop operational plans and forecasts based on future plans for demand. Manage deviations from the plan that have financial impact. Monitor key manufacturing processes for capacity and demand, identify capacity constraints and provide analysis. Analyse specifications and capacity and undertake appropriate calculations to estimate job requirements in terms of labour, tools, materials and resources. Review data, trends and diagnose problems and concerns. Identify and drive improvement initiatives that optimise capacity and ensure best return on investment without adding risk or disruption Utilise knowledge and research methods to benchmark capacity planning activities and to drive best practice results Manage, coach and develop a high performing team that meets agreed objectives, delivers best practice results and works to make continuous improvements. The Person: A proven track record of success/achievement within a similar material and production planning role, demonstrating experience gained within a volume manufacturing environment. Good understanding of supply chain processes. Experienced manager used to managing a multi-skilled team. Excellent MRP/ERP systems experience Fully proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel. Results orientated and organised with the ability to plan and deliver. Strong analytical, planning and problem solving skills. Excellent attention to detail. With plans to continue to grow and expand this successful business, this is a fantastic opportunity for a talented MP&L Manager, looking for a new and challeging role that will offer career development. In return for your materials, planning and logistics experience you will be offered a highly competitive salary and benefits package. Please apply directly to lisa.osborne@jonlee.co.uk or for further details contact Lisa directly on 01384 446162. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Birmingham

Interior CAS Team Leader

Job title: Interior CAS Team Leader Competitive Salary available (DOE) Location: Hethel, Norwich Automotive Design A fantastic opportunity for a talented and creative individual to lead our clients highly skilled Interior CAS Team. You'll coordinate all interior CAS activities, providing creative input and guidance to your team to help drive the high performance of the team and wider design function. This is an exciting time to join a growing business within the High Performance Automotive industry. Skills, Knowledge & experience: Experience in the CAS Design area Software skills include Alias, Icem, Showcase and CATIA v5. You'll have experience working closely on automotive interior CAS projects from concept to production. Experience gained ideally in a supervisory role, you will have proven leadership skills with a commercial design awareness. Outgoing, confident and articulate, you're comfortable working at pace in an environment where creativity is encouraged. 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Norwich

Colour & Materials Designer - Automotive

Job title: Colour & Materials Lead Competitive Salary available (DOE) Location: Hethel, Norwich Automotive Design A fantastic opportunity for a talented and creative individual to lead our clients highly skilled Colour and Materials Team. You'll coordinate all Colour and Materials activities, providing creative input and guidance to your team to help drive the high performance of the team and wider design function. This is an exciting time to join a growing business within the High Performance Automotive industry. Skills, knowledge & experience: Trained designer with excellent knowledge and working experience of Textile, Leather, Paint and Hard Finish development. Experience gained in the Luxury / Sports Car Vehicle industry, you'll need experience working closely on automotive Colour and Materials projects from concept to production. Software skills include; Photoshop & Illustrator. Experience gained ideally in a supervisory role, you will have proven leadership skills with a commercial design awareness. Outgoing, confident and articulate, you're comfortable working at pace in an environment where creativity is encouraged. 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Norwich

Lead Automotive Design Engineer

Job title: Lead Design Engineer Location: Warwick Permanent Salary: £40,000 - £47,000 (DOE) An excellent opportunity to join our Warwickshire based clients has become available. They are currently seeking a Lead Design Engineer to provide technical leadership in the design of a concept car in order to successfully deliver the aims of the Special Vehicles project. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES To lead the development of the design for various new vehicle platforms for the successful and timely delivery of outputs from the project and other related activities in the field outlined. To actively participate in the decision making and planning reviews to ensure timely delivery of the projects to the benefit of internal parties and external collaborators. To provide specialist technical leadership in the design of the concept vehicles delivered by the project To represent as a credible authority on design development with current and future collaborative partners. To be responsible for design and development activities toward the project goals. To work with the Principal Engineer to determine the design strategy and create a successful plan of work for each vehicle platform. To work with resources to deliver solutions to the project requirements. To establish collaborative test, research and product development activities with partner organisations and suppliers To disseminate project output using appropriate tools such as project reports, presentations and other suitable methods. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED Exceptional 3D design skills, a combination of using traditional foam, clay, hard materials together with digital skills using Creo, Alias or Catia. Good 2D design and visual communication skills including sketching, Photoshop, Illustrator, Powerpoint A strong research approach across market, ergonomic, CMF and technological aspects. Experience and involvement in whole-vehicle design (such as automotive interior and exterior, motorcycle bodywork and ancillaries). Strong understanding of production and prototyping methodology, physical model making and sculpture. The ability to influence and negotiate in a confident and professional manner, with excellent communication skills (written and verbal) to interface appropriately both internally and with industrial collaborators. 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 role please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446156. JLDS 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Warwickshire

Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer

Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer - 53126 £20.84 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive IR35 Status: Inside A Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer is required to support vehicle emission testing. This company based in Basildon requires a Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer to analyse data and support calibration development, fill in DVR (sign-off doc) and support presentation materials to senior management for a new contract role. The Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Emission and after treatment basics, Calibration, ATI, Emission legislation Engine Calibration Mechanical Engineering degree Good communication and organisational skills. High enthusiasm to deal with emission lab environment. Occasional travel may be required This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with previous experience within a dyno environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive company will offer you: £20.84 Ltd Co If you have any questions about the Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship 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.

Contract / Basildon

Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer

Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer - 53125 £20.84 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive A Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer is required to support vehicle emission testing. This company based in Dunton requires a Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer to analyse data and support calibration development, fill in DVR (sign-off doc) and support presentation materials to senior management for a new contract role. The Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Emission and after treatment basics, Calibration, ATI, Emission legislation Engine Calibration Mechanical Engineering degree Good communication and organisational skills. High enthusiasm to deal with emission lab environment. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with previous experience within a dyno environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Dunton based automotive company will offer you: £20.84 Ltd Co If you have any questions about the Gasoline Emission Calibration Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship 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.

Contract / Basildon

Payroll Services Analyst

Payroll Services Analyst - 53134 £18.25 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive A Payroll Services Analyst is required with excellent administration and organisational skills. This company based in Basildon requires a Payroll Services Analyst to resolve pay queries for both hourly and salaried employees and have significant Payroll and legislative knowledge; will require a good working knowledge of Oracle Payroll, be able to manage third party relationships and motivate others. Good analytical skills are advantageous and key for understanding complex payroll rules and resolving issues under tight deadlines. In addition, a keen focus on control and audit requirements and data protection rules for personal data for a new contract role. The Payroll Services Analyst should have the following skills or experience: Ability to work to tight deadlines and manage complex data sets. Ability to communicate clearly. Good interpersonal skills, self-motivated Excellent administration and organisational skills essential Ability to use Microsoft applications, primarily Microsoft Excel Previous experience in Payroll or Human Resources Degree and/or equivalent qualification or experience required This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience of PAYE, national insurance or other statutory deductions to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive company will offer you: £18.25 Ltd Co If you have any questions about the Payroll Services Analyst role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship 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.

Contract / Basildon

Shift Team Leader - Leicester

Shift Engineer Team Leader Leicester Permanent Panama shift (24/7) Days & Nights – 12-hour shifts Salary – Negotiable depending on experience Jonathan Lee are currently recruiting for a Shift Engineer team leader to join a well-established client based in Leicester. As a Shift Engineer Team Leader, you will: Provide emergency breakdown & maintenance support on all equipment/software Always Support & provide a first-class service to the customer Ensure engineers complete work on the automated system/software in time frame designated To organise/co ordinate all maintenance activities for site technicians & third-party repair companies Be involved in customer meetings to review current schedule & to ensure they are receiving the service they require As a Shift Engineer Team Leader, you will: Experience of leading/managing teams of engineers A Good knowledge & understanding of Control software at PC & PLC Level Experience of operating a CMMS system is beneficial Ability to communicate well with engineers & customers on site Experience of working with automated systems is beneficial Experience of providing technical support to engineers & customers If you are currently in the market looking for a new opportunity & keen to hear more details regarding this role, please get in touch with Kieron at Jonathan Lee 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Leicester

Maintenance Supervisor

Maintenance Supervisor Permanent Day shift Lichfield Salary – Up to £45,000 per annum Jonathan lee are currently recruiting for a Maintenance supervisor for a global client of ours based in Lichfield. As a Maintenance Supervisor you will: Be responsible for day to day workload of maintenance engineers ensuring work gets completed with the time frame given Preventative maintenance duties to improve efficiency on machinery & to keep breakdowns to a minimum Reactive maintenance duties when machinery fails/breakdown Provide technical support to engineers Manage maintenance records Installation of any new machinery within the factory As a Maintenance Supervisor you will: Experience of working within a maintenance department Previous experience of working on Electrical & mechanical maintenance duties Good knowledge and understand of PLC systems MIG & TIG welding experience is beneficial Previous experience working within a fast-paced manufacturing environment Experience of leading/managing teams This role is based on a permanent basis with immediate starts available for the right candidate. If you are currently looking for a new challenge or keen to hear more details then please get in touch with Kieron at Jonathan Lee. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Fradley

CMF Creative Designer - 36412

Job title: Automotive Creative CMF Designer Hourly Rate: £25 - £31.00 (DOE) Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Design Our clients are the World Class organisation responsible for delivering the current range of award winning production and concept vehicles. They have responsibility for the creation and delivery of all visible parts on the exterior, interior and colour and materials of all their vehicles. The role: You will be responsible for designing and developing colour & materials for this leading brand (Creation and Realisation) and programmes from an interior and exterior point of view from Concept through to Job 1 and beyond. (Initially the role will be focused on Realisation content.) reporting to the Realisation Colour and Materials Manager. Skills Required: Good understanding of Automotive Colour and Materials Software knowledge (Photoshop, Illustrator, VRED preferential) Willingness to learn Design visualisation package e.g V-Red Design Degree in relevant Design discipline. Experience Required: Design Degree in relevant Design discipline and previous experience as a Designer in an automotive OEM Colour & materials Studio, or in Colour & Materials for other industries. Good aesthetic judgement, colour vision and colour perception. Ability to plan and undertake projects to a strict deadline. Knowledge of automotive materials, processes and suppliers with a high degree of competitor awareness Ability to adjust to changing design, feasibility and cost requirements Good communication skills and the ability to relate to all levels of staff and management and be a good team player Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

CMM Programmer (Zeiss)

Job title: CMM Programmer (Zeiss/PC-DMIS) Salary Range: Competitive Location: Wellingborough Quality, CMM, Zeiss, PC-DMIS, Measurement, Machining, Powertrain, Engine A CMM Programmer is required with working knowledge of Zeiss/PCDMIS. Candidates must have experience of machined parts inspection within the Automotive or Aerospace industry. Due to growth this company, a leading provider of castings solutions based in Wellingborough requires a forward thinking CMM Programmer a new permanent role. As a CMM Programmer you will be required to: Write CMM Programs from both 2d and 3d data using Zeiss, CDMIS, Quindos and Mitutoyo Geopak software. Select suitable probes and attachments for the CMM to ensure accurate and efficient measurement of components. Develop and document fixturing requirements for each product. Generate clear and concise CMM reports which display all customer and manufacturing required outputs. Analyse CMM reports and communicate any non-conforming measured features and features which are moving towards the limits of tolerance and liaise with production staff to correct any such issues. Review and monitor CMM programs with a view to reducing cycle times whilst maintaining measurement integrity. Provide training to production operatives on the operation of the CMM’s for running jobs. Conduct CMM calibration as required. Conduct first off inspection reports for machined parts using a variety of measurement equipment. Compile corrective action reports for non-conforming products and liaise with production staff to ensure correction of any out of specification features. Sign off jobs as ready to run on completion of satisfactory first off inspection. Conduct ISIRs and compile reports as required by the customer. Assist with the checking of machined parts both in inspection and on the shop floor Escalate any issues found to supervision and management as required Identify appropriate inspection tools to be issued to production operatives to facilitate the checking of parts and features of parts on the shop floor The CMM Programmer should have the following skills or experience: A good understanding of inspection of machined parts whilst employing a wide range of measurement techniques mainly CMM but including, Shadow Graph and all generally used engineering inspection tools A good working knowledge of Zeiss/PCDMIS preferably for DEA CMM machines. Working knowledge of Quindos and Geopak also an advantage. Proven experience of meeting customer deadlines A good understanding of customer and engineering requirements. Experience of creating detailed instructions, control plans and standard working procedures. Able to work on their own initiative or as part of a team Demonstrates a high level of accuracy and attention to detail Good communication skills, both verbal and written Strong organisational skills Quality orientated Relevant industry experience of machined parts inspection employing all commonly used engineering inspection equipment. Preferably Automotive or Aerospace experience This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machined parts inspection to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Wellingborough based machining company will offer you: A competitive salary plus benefits Excellent career progression and development within a forward-thinking organisation 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 CMM Programmer role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or email: mark.bignell@jonlee.co.uk 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Wellingborough

Automotive Creative Designer 36422

Job title: Automotive Creative Designer Hourly Rate: £28 - £31.00 (DOE) Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Creative Designer for the Design Communications Department Our clients are the World Class organisation responsible for delivering the current range of award winning production and concept vehicles. They have responsibility for the creation and delivery of all visible parts on the exterior, interior and colour and materials of all their vehicles. Skills Required: Excellent creative and presentation skills including Advanced use of Photoshop and Illustrator to support all aspects of Design Communications which includes Product Launches, Retail and all aspects of customer interface. Good understanding of product and automotive design combined with good aesthetic judgement, colour vision and colour perception. Ability to use internet resources to research trends and appropriate images for individual projects. Experience Required: Proven years` experience in automotive design or similar design studio Relevant Design degree demonstrating excellent creative and presentation skills Knowledge of automotive products and customer requirements with a high degree of competitor awareness and the ability to demonstrate this in presentations. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

SQA Engineer

Job: Supplier Quality Engineer Location: Lincolnshire Permanent: £40,000 to £45,000 pa Plus Benefits Industry: Automotive Industry SQA, STA, SDE, Quality, PPAP, APQP, Automotive, Powertrain, Machining, Casting, Engine, Supplier A Supplier Quality Engineer is required with a strong technical background combined with the ability to manager supplier quality performance. Experience of operating in the Automotive industry would be well received. Due to the continued success and growth this company, a world class automotive manufacturer of complex machined and assembled components based in the Lincolnshire area, requires a customer focused and meticulous Supplier Quality Engineer for a new permanent role. As the Supplier Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for the following: Manage the businesses supplier base to ensure quality standards are maintained and issues are resolved in a timely and efficient manner Responsible for the resolution of complex dimensional and process matters within the supply chain to ensure OTIF is achieved Monitor supplier performances and using robust analytical tools and processes, implementing corrective actions when necessary Provide internal support to the business through daily meetings to identify and resolve production build related supplier quality issues Conduct on-site supplier audits/evaluations to determine compliance with the businesses Industry Standards Manage and support all APQP, PPAP and PSW activities within the supply base The Supplier Quality Engineer must have the following: Engineering qualification or relevant quality manufacturing experience Operated in a Supplier Quality function within a complex engineering environment Conversant with continuous improvement methodologies, techniques and associated tools Knowledge of Automotive quality standards IATF16949 Experience utilising various problem-solving techniques such as 8D, 5Y and Ishikawa Able to validate supplier performances and support corrective action plans when required Must have the ability to manage multiple assignments In return, the Supplier Quality Engineer roles offers a competitive salary with excellent career progression and development plus benefits package. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Supplier Quality Engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Supplier Quality Engineer position, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or email, mark.bignell@jonlee.co.uk 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Grantham

Manufacturing Process Engineer - 36415

Title: Manufacturing Process Engineer Contract Position based at: Solihull Position Description: This role will manage Strategic Site projects and their interdependencies in support of specific business strategies and the business plan. Typically, this will involve the identification; planning and co-ordination of specific projects at Solihull. You will have the responsibility of programme management, governance and the development of Manufacturing projects. This role will focus primarily on future site strategy, utilising the cycle plan and developing vehicle line implementation plans, including definition of space turnaround plans, space allocation and other enablers for the introduction of vehicles on site. This role will also be responsible for long term site strategy definition, identifying how to best allocate site space for the business for the next 10-15 years. Skills Requied - Project Management. Manufacturing Site strategy. Experience Required: Previous experience in a similar role in Project Management. Methodical detailed approach to work context. Analytical skills to identify how one issue can impact on another and put in place the required interventions through support or from own knowledge base. Ability to present complex data & issues to a varied audience. Experience of Problem Resolution using structured approaches. Ability to manage risks and issues. Negotiation and adaptability skills. Commercially astute with an ability to understand the business function that this role supports. A strong leader, who communicates a clear direction. An individual, who can work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex in a highly demanding environment. An individual with the capability to combine a short term, pragmatic focus with medium to long term planning. A resilient and enthusiastic person who responds constructively to new ideas and inputs. A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas. A effective team player, actively develops and supports team members. Experience Preferred: Educated to degree level. Experience in working in a minimum of one of the Manufacturing Engineering technologies. Experience of stakeholder management at all levels. Detailed knowledge and experience of facility installations, specifically around cost, timing and feasibility assessment activities. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham. 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.

Contract / Solihull

CAS/ Alias Modeller - 36450

Job title: Automotive Alias Modeller Hourly Rate: £34 - £38.00 (DOE) Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire Automotive Design Our clients are the World Class organisation responsible for delivering the current range of award winning production and concept vehicles. This team is responsible for the creation of INTERIOR & EXTERIOR data sets from the early theme development stage up to & including handover to the A-Class surfacing team. This is a primary role requirement, interpreting 2D sketch and design input into high quality 3D digital data sets, using Surface development toolsets and supporting design reviews with the latest visualisation software. Skills Required: Fluent in the use of Alias automotive/surface our primary software tool within the department Teamcentre Model design for CDRM, ACM, C&M bucks Experience Required: Digital surface development with a number of years experience. Experience leading a small team of designers on hard model projects Model shop background Hard model design Mould tool design Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you want to be considered, please apply today. For further information please send your interest and CV to - Teresa.anderson@jonlee.co.uk JLDS 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.

Contract / Warwick

CAS Modeller

Job title: CAS Surface Designer Hourly Rate: Competitive (DOE) Location: Coventry A UK based centre of excellence for automotive design and engineering, who also provide research and development principally but also for selected partners in the automotive industry are seeking a CAS Surface Designers to support the ongoing projects in the UK design studio. You will be required to: Create and release surfaces that faithfully capture design intent To assist the creative process by interpreting 2D Sketches into 3D data To assist the technical development process by integrating engineering, manufacturing and key technical attributes concurrently with design intent during surface creation You will have the following skills: Be able to demonstrate advanced skill-set in creative digital surface creation using Alias software Can demonstrate technical digital surface creation using Alias software Experience of working with engineering inputs Can interpret design sketches to create appropriate surface proposals Can meet deadlines 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 role, please contact Teresa Anderson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. TMETC JLDS 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.

Contract / Coventry

Contracts Administrator - 12 Months FTC

Value Stream Administrator Wolverhampton Aerospace / Defence Excellent Salary An opportunity has arisen for a Value Stream Administrator on a 12 month FTC basis within the Global Sustainment Team in Wolverhampton, reporting to the Value Stream Leader. Duties and Responsibilities Assistance with the receipting of returned units, including those for 3rd Party repair, onto the Business System Scanning of receiving documentation and submission to contracts team Creation of unit packs and printing of tags Movement of units including 3rd Party repairs, to relevant location Creation of business reports in Excel Archiving and filing of completed repair paperwork Weekly product audits (Stock counts) Create weekly reports for VSM Liaise between workshop and contracts on items such as account holds, finance status and customer driven paperwork. Support weekly operations manager deliverables in relation to reports etc. The Person Experience within a complex manufacturing business involving high variety, medium component production and assembly Clear communication skills and a high level of attention to detail Computer systems adaptability and knowledge with experience in MRP/ERP systems and Excel Able to prioritize and deal with a varied work load Enthusiastic flexible team player with a bias for action and strong work discipline Previous experience of logistics functions and materials management Strong communication and influencing skills with high level of integrity Tenacious, possessing problem solving and decision making skills Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge and experience within a similar role or environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the role, please contact Julie Thomas at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446168 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.

Contract / Wolverhampton

Engineering Release Specialist - 36456

An Engineering Release Specialist is required to join an automotive OEM based at Gaydon. Position Description: The release operations team are responsible for the construction, release and maintenance of the Bills of Material for all carlines for all plants for the business. The team support each Engineering area (Centre of Competency). Engineering Release Specialists are responsible for specific areas of the vehicle. They have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of which parts/commodities are fitted to which specifications of vehicles and for which markets, and will very often provide coaching and support to the Engineering areas on how best to construct a BoM to support downstream consumption. They have a direct impact on vehicle build quality and success at the Manufacturing plants. Skills Required: Able to manage delivery of multiple tasks. Complex problem solving skills. Self-motivated and driven. To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham. 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.

Contract / Gaydon

Interim Human Resources Manager

Interim Human Resources Manager 3 - 6 month assignment, immediate start Aylesbury An Interim Human Resources Manager is required for a global business involved in the manufacture of specialist products used across the process and food sectors. Having invested heavily in new technology centres across Europe they are now looking to hire a proactive HR business partner who has a strong track record of change management and the development of a Continuous Improvement based culture based on, engagement, empowerment and high performance. This this is a fast-paced process manufacturing business with a product range sold across the globe with a reputation for innovation and new product development. Industry experience considered for this role could include Pharmaceutical, Food, Process, Automotive and Aerospace. However, of equal importance will be your ability to deliver sustainable change and work as an effective partner to the senior management team. To be considered for this interim Human Resources Manager position you must have experience of: Working within HR in a Business Partner or Manager position within a volume manufacturing processing environment Working as part of a senior management team responsible for business transformation and creating a culture based on operational excellence, employee engagement, empowerment and ownership Providing generalist HR support and familiar with working in a matrix structure, developing relationships and giving specialist HR help and advice Developing an effective communication strategy for HR and working with peers on resourcing plans, recruitment and succession planning to ensure operational objectives can be met Full UK employment legislation, providing guidance and interpretation across the business Excellent communication skills with an ability to influence across all levels of an organisation This is an immediate appointment and the role will require excellent change management skills and HR knowledge. It is essential that you can hit the ground running and have the credibility to make a positive impact from day one. This is an exciting business going through a programme of cultural change that will deliver a high-performance culture, based on self-directed work teams that will require full employee engagement that will deliver customer service excellence. 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.

Contract / Aylesbury

Spares & Logistics Coordinator

Spares & Logistics Coordinator Salary Range: Competitive Location: Warwick Leading mechanical and plant engineering company. A detailed Spares & Logistics Coordinator is required for a leading mechanical and plant engineering company based in Warwick, you will be responsible for coordinating the supply of spares to internal/external customers and have experience from within engineering and plant equipment industry sector. Candidates with experience of day to day Spares and Logistics coordination within an engineering, plant equipment and manufacturing environment would be well received. This Leading mechanical and plant engineering company based in Warwick requires a motivated, dynamic, detailed and driven Spares & Logistics Coordinator with leadership skills. As a Spares & Logistics Coordinator you will be required to: coordinate the purchase and supply of spares to internal/external customers. responsible for assisting with the development of new markets for spares sales. coordinate export logistics associated with equipment deliveries in the UK and Overseas. operate and control stores area including day-to-day management of all incoming and outgoing goods. The Spares & Logistics Coordinator will have the following skills or experience: Experience of handling customer sales enquiries and processing orders. Experience within a technical sales or aftersales environment. Good knowledge of MS word, outlook, powerpoint Highly proficient in MS Excel. Ability to travel UK and OS occasionally for short periods. Leading, supporting and motivating a small team to achieve sales of spares. Supervision of administrative and clerical activities within a fast moving customer service environment. An ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. Experience of SAP Sales Order Processing software. Fork lift truck trained. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with Spares & Logistics skills and experience within mechanical and plant engineering environments. In return this Warwick based company will offer you: Competitive salary Benefits. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Spares & Logistics Coordination from within manufacturing/plant engineering industry sectors and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Spares & Logistics Coordinator role, please contact Paul Broadhead, paul.broadhead@jonlee.co.uk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446155. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Warwick

Indirects Buyer

Indirect Buyer Salary Range: Competitive Location: Birmingham An Indirect Buyer is required for a Rail Industry company based in Birmingham, you will be responsible for the purchase and supply of Indirect goods and services and have experience from within a highly regulated high variation manufacturing environment. Candidates with experience of Indirect buying within a heavy industry environment would be well received. This Rail industry company, offering complete life cycle capabilities based in Birmingham, requires a motivated, dynamic, detailed and driven Indirect Buyer. As the Indirect Buyer you will be required to: Supporting Strategic Purchasing Manager with the execution of the GRG procurement strategy Manage purchase orders and calls off in support of required time-lines and budgets Manage RFQ activity for demand outside of framework agreements Support development of partnerships with key suppliers as directed Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams to anticipate and address emerging issues Contribute to and identify cost saving initiatives Contribute and identify improvements to products and processes Feed into KPIs Drive for personal development within procurement The Indirect Buyer will have the following skills or experience: Educated to Degree level or equivalent and/or Membership of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS) preferable. Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing or Project based environment Expert in Indirect commodities and services. Continuous improvement tools and techniques deployment. Experience of cross functional team membership. Stakeholder communications. Multi site procurement experience. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with Indirect commodity management skills and experience within a heavy industry/manufacturing environment. In return this Birmingham based Rail Industry company will offer you: Competitive salary and benefits. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Indirect Commodity Buying and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Indirect Buyer role, please contact Paul Broadhead, paul.broadhead@jonlee.co.uk at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446155. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Birmingham

Senior Test Equipment Engineer

Senior Test Equipment Engineer Edinburgh Aerospace Permanent or Contract A Senior Test Equipment Engineer is required to join an established company with a strong reputation in the aerospace and defence sectors. The successful candidate will be joining to ensure continuing operation of deployed test equipment in support of the product life cycle. Working closely with the Test Equipment team and manager in sustaining and upgrading electronic, mechanical and electrical test rigs. Responsibilities of the Senior Test Equipment Engineer will include the following: Calibration, fault diagnosis, repair, maintenance and safety testing of complex test equipment. Provide effective maintenance and successful closure of technical issues. Liaison with customers to provide on-site and remote engineering solutions. Develop a working partnership with internal and external customers, Manufacturing Supervisors and Operators. The Senior Test Equipment Engineer should have the following skills or experience: HNC / HND or degree qualified in an Engineering Discipline. Significant experience working in a test engineering role in an aerospace, safety critical or high technology environment. Experience of debugging and fault finding complex electronic systems. Some leadership or management reporting responsibilities. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of complex test equipment to work in an interesting. In return for your experience, this Edinburgh based company will offer you: Competitive basic salary or rate The opportunity to work on a wide variety of equipment and projects Interviews for the Senior Test Equipment Engineer will commence with immediate effect with a view to starting as soon as possible. For further information on the Test Equipment Design Engineer position please contact Tom Duckett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Edinburgh

Health, Safety and Environmental Manager

. HSE - Health, Safety and Environmental Manager £Competitive plus benefits Milton Keynes Automotive - Pressings, Stampings, Tooling. A Health, Safety and Environmental Manager is required to prepare strategies and develop and implement appropriate policy across the business. Candidates with experience working in a Health and Safety role with a good understanding of automotive manufacturing would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leader in pressings, stampings and tooling within the automotive sector requires a Health, Safety and Environmental Manager. As the HSE Manager you will be required to: Outline safe operational procedures which identify all relevant hazards and accurately assess risk. Plan practical and effective solutions towards safe working practices. Carry out regular HSE audits to check policies and procedures are being properly followed. Lead in-house training with Managers and employees about Health, Safety and Environmental issues and risks along with arranging external training Carry out HSE inductions for new employees. Conduct risk assessments and advise on risk reduction including improvements to PPE. Investigate incidents and accidents, maintain records and produce statistics for managers with recommendations for improvement to prevent reoccurrence. Ensure all external contractors work to safe procedures and are supervised whilst on site. Ensure that in all cases method statements and risk assessments are provided and agreed to prior to commencement of work. The Health, Safety and Environmental Manager should have the following skills or experience: A high level of analyses and problem-solving ability to ensure health, safety and environmental issues are managed in a pro-active and effective manner. Must be able to demonstrate the capabilities to manage two sites and maintain the integrity of the current H&S systems whilst looking at opportunities to develop and expand the systems whilst integrating all employees into ambassadors for H&S. Health, Safety and Environmental awareness demonstrating the ability to identify effective strategies for effective management of area of responsibility. Minimum Level 3 qualification in a recognisable Health, Safety and Environmental subject (Essential) Level 5/6 diploma (or working towards) in H&S (Desirable) Minimum 3 years' experience in a manufacturing/heavy engineering environment (Essential) Member of IOSH/IIRSM This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience in Health, Safety and Environmental Management working in the automotive manufacturing sector. 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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Milton Keynes

Infotainment and Connectivity Application Engineer

Infotainment and Connectivity Application Engineer - 53020 £23.00 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive IR35 Status - Inside An Infotainment & Connectivity Application Engineer is required with knowledge of component development (including software development), control and tracking processes. This company based in Basildon requires an Infotainment & Connectivity Application Engineer to apply a large number of electronic systems and components to commercial vehicles for a new contract role. Specific tasks include: Generate Engineering Statements of Work, Requests for Quotation, Engineering Concepts Lead Team of 4 mtgs with cost estimating team, finance, purchase, engineering Manage Design Verification System Complete Failure Mode Analysis for specified components WERS releasing 5D/8D generation Health-chart management (program milestones) Conduct PMST mtgs with suppliers Work/engage with other PMTs to align on design at respective milestones Meet deliverables in-line with GPDS Travel/ on-site support at vehicle assembly plant(s) as required Support current production vehicle quality issues and engineering changes, especially on a global basis This position will also expected to manage overall quality status for infotainment & connectivity team The Infotainment & Connectivity Application Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Demonstrated excellent Project Management / Co-ordination skills. Good Interpersonal and Communication Skills. Knowledge of component development (including software development), control and tracking processes Problem and issue analysis Experience of CAN tools including CANalyser, CANoe, and/or CANDB++ Able to run autonomously with minimal supervisory intervention Actively drive issue resolution to conclusion Proven track record that demonstrates ability to get up to speed in short time The candidate must have a valid driving license for use in the UK, mainland Europe, and the ability to travel, without restriction, to mainland Europe and to any company development sites or Manufacturing locations worldwide. HND/HNC in Engineering - Electrical preferred This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience in quality related roles to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive company will offer you: £23.00 Ltd Co If you have any questions about the Infotainment & Connectivity Application Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship 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.

Contract / Basildon

Automotive Electrical Engineer

Automotive Electrical Engineer - 53018 £23.00 Ltd Co Basildon Automotive IR35 Status - Inside An Electrical Engineer is required with knowledge of Product Development processes. This company based in Basildon requires an Electrical Engineer to carry out the following for a new contract role: Ensure Programme direction is cascaded through EESE Integration Meeting Consolidate EESE information for communication to the programme management organisation Track and document project progress vs vehicle programme gateways (using Integrator) Manage the programme metrics for commercial vehicle programmes (quality, financials, supplier sourcing, customer attributes, technical attributes, timing) Support target cascade / definition process for new programmes Lead & support local change control process Ensure adequate specifications / quality records are defined / maintained and verification conducted to prevent product nonconformity Follow-up on the programme objectives (attributes, cost, quality and timing) with the individual responsible activities Align PDL to support EESE/vehicle-level functionality for attribute, cost, builds and launch Lead EESE Programme Finance tracking getting up to date information from D&R engineers Lead EESE Programme sourcing tracking getting up to date information from D&R engineers Lead CMF approvals with CPE & Finance Support D&R with CRF approvals Support ED&T approvals Support To4 for the EESE programme and cascade timing requirements Lead DPA process The Electrical Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge of Product Development processes Experience in automotive engineering Electrical Engineering Degree Full UK driving licence preferred as role may require operation of prototype and production vehicles This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience of electrical engineering to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive company will offer you: £23.00 Ltd Co If you have any questions about the Electrical Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship 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.

Contract / Basildon