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Paul Branton

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Paul has 29 years’ recruitment experience, sourcing and placing technical, engineering and manufacturing professionals within the Automotive (ICE, Hybrid and EV’s - Autonomy) and Motorsport sectors.

He has successfully worked with clients on both retained and contingency search assignments for permanent and contract positions, priding himself on delivering a first-rate service offering account management and on-site support. 

Paul’s commitment to the engineering sector is reflected in his involvement as an Affiliate Member of the IMechE and a committee member of the iMechE ADEC (Automobile Division Essex Centre) and SEA (South Essex Area). Clients and candidates appreciate this interest, credibility and ability to build relationships, demonstrating technical and industry understanding

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Battery Systems Engineer

Battery Systems Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon or Coventry Automotive A Battery Systems Engineer is required to support system and component level design of battery packs during all development phases. Candidates with an understanding and experience in HV battery system design development and validation would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive Battery Systems Engineer, based in either it's Basildon or Coventry office, to support functional and geometric integration of all components on battery module and battery system level. As a Battery Systems Engineer you will be required to: · Design of battery systems from concept to start of production (SOP) · Functional and geometric integration of all components on battery module and battery system level · Preparation of specifications and, if required, supplier specifications for the entire battery system and sub-systems (Requirements Engineering) · Planning / Cascading test and validation tasks, and assessment of results (DVP preparation, planning and implementation) · Preparation of battery test specifications based on relevant regulations and international/customer standards and requirements · Liaise with relevant teams to direct battery design tasks (i.e. simulation, component engineers, testing, suppliers and manufacturing) · Lead the preparation of battery system and component quality documentation (boundary diagrams, P diagrams, robustness check lists, FMEAs and test plans) · Preparation of design development plans - time schedules, work flow in the scope of serial projects and prototype projects The Battery Systems Engineer should have the following skills or experience: · Degree qualified in an engineering discipline · Understanding of HV battery design fundamentals including safety standards and regulations · Experience in system design and testing of battery packs, preferably in the automotive or commercial vehicle industries · Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities · Competent presentation skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a basic understanding of cell construction and chemistries to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon and Coventry based powertrain consultancy will offer you: · £Competitive · Pension · PHC · Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Battery Systems Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Battery Systems Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Press Tool Fitter

Press Tool Fitter £Competitive plus benefits Bedford Special Purpose Machinery A Press Tool Fitter is required to undertake mechanical assembly of tool units that produce foil caps. Candidates with machining skills including surface grinding, turning and milling, all to close tolerances would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leading capping and sealing solution specialists based near Bedford requires a proactive Press Tool Fitter to build new tool unit assemblies and repair and refurbish existing tool units. As a Press Tool Fitter you will be required to: Fit, assemble, and test tools and tool units and all associated parts and assemblies Ensure that all parts and assemblies are correctly fitted and assembled together in accordance with the agreed tolerances and procedures Carry out testing of the tool units Assist with the building or repair of complete press assemblies when required Carry out routine maintenance and unplanned service work as and when required including out-of-hours breakdowns The Press Tool Fitter should have the following skills or experience: Setting of punches and dies Use of honing machine Hand honing Building and testing of completed units Functional testing at operational speeds Fault finding and rectification This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with toolmaking background to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Bedford based capping and sealing solution specialist will offer you: £Competitive Pension Overtime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Toolmaker and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Press Tool Fitter role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Kempston

Mechanical CAE Engineer

Mechanical CAE Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon or Coventry Automotive A Mechanical CAE Engineer is required to play a crucial part in the development of modern passenger car powertrain systems, leading system and component level simulation of powertrain components, specifically in battery pack development projects. Candidates with an understanding and experience in mechanical / structural simulation of electrical system components would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive Mechanical CAE Engineer, based in either it's Basildon or Coventry office, to support the preparation of electric system requirements and specifications, and cascade requirements to a component. As a Mechanical CAE Engineer you will be required to: Lead system and component level structural simulation of electric powertrain systems in vehicle applications (HEV/PHEV/BEV) Support the preparation of electric system and component quality documentation (boundary diagrams, P diagrams, robustness check lists, FMEAs and test plans) Support validation / test specifications Liaise with relevant teams to lead electrical design tasks (i.e. design, manufacturing, suppliers, testing teams) Support component specifications for sign-off Preparation of reports (verbal & written), providing robust recommendations and proposals The Mechanical CAE Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline Understanding and experience in electrical vehicle / powertrain system and component requirements (e-machines, hybrid systems, batteries & control systems, etc) Working knowledge of structural simulation tools and systems (e.g Abacus, ANSYS) Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities Competent presentation skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone that can lead the assessment of simulation and testing results and defining next steps to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon and Coventry based powertrain consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension PHC Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Mechanical CAE Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Mechanical CAE Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon or Coventry Automotive An Electrical Engineer is required to play a crucial part in the development of modern passenger car powertrain systems. Candidates with an understanding and experience in electrical system and component design and integration as well as validation would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive Electrical Engineer, based in either it's Basildon or Coventry office, to lead system and component level design of powertrain electrical components, specifically in battery pack development projects. As an Electrical Engineer you will be required to: Lead system and component level design of electrical systems and components in vehicle and powertrain applications Lead the preparation of electrical system requirements and specifications (fuses, contactors, busbars, isolation system, clearance and creepage etc), and cascade requirements to a component level Support the preparation of electrical system wiring diagrams and component quality documentation (boundary diagrams, P diagrams, robustness check lists, FMEAs and test plans) Liaise with relevant teams to lead electrical design tasks (i.e. simulation, manufacturing, suppliers, testing and SW and controls teams) Create electrical systems and component specifications for sign-off Preparation of reports (verbal and written), providing robust recommendations and proposals Lead assessment of simulation and testing results and defining next steps Liaison with, and report to, multiple functional groups within the organisation The Electrical Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline Understanding and experience in electrical vehicle / powertrain system and component requirements (e-machines, hybrid systems, batteries & control systems, etc) Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities Competent presentation skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a good understanding of BMS functionality and coordinating / cascading requirements to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon and Coventry based powertrain consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension PHC Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as an, Electrical Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Electrical Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Thermal CAE Engineer

Thermal CAE Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon or Coventry Automotive A Thermal CAE Engineer is required to play a crucial part in the development of modern passenger car powertrain systems, leading system and component level thermal simulation of powertrain electrical components, specifically in battery pack development projects. Candidates with an understanding and experience in electrical system thermal simulation would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive Thermal CAE Engineer, based in either it's Basildon or Coventry office, to undertake coolant circuit analyses of various types of powertrains including hybrid and electric. As a Thermal CAE Engineer you will be required to: Lead system and component level thermal simulation (1D or 3D) of electrical powertrain systems in vehicle applications (HEV/PHEV/BEV) Support the preparation of system thermal requirements and specifications Thermal analysis of vehicle systems and battery packs / modules Simulations of thermal strategies for drive cycles for various types of vehicles Support the preparation of electrical system and component quality documentation (boundary diagrams, P diagrams, robustness check lists, FMEAs and test plans) Liaise with relevant teams to lead electrical design tasks (i.e. design, manufacturing, suppliers, testing teams) Support validation / test specifications The Thermal CAE Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline Understanding and experience in electrical vehicle / powertrain system and component requirements (e-machines, hybrid systems, batteries & control systems, etc) Working knowledge of thermal simulation tools and systems (e.g. ANSYS, StarCD, COMSOL etc) Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities Competent presentation skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a sound knowledge of thermodynamics theory to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon and Coventry based powertrain consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension PHC Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Thermal CAE Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Thermal CAE Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Engine Test Engineer (Dynamometer)

Engine Test Engineer (Dynamometer) £Competitive Basildon Motorsport An Engine Test Engineer is required to support an expanding engine test facility and support delivery of high standards of technical capability in engine testing. Candidates with experience of engine testing within an automotive or motorsport environment would be well received. Due to increased workloads this respected motorsport supplier, based in Basildon, requires a proactive Engine Test Engineer to support existing engine testing, and in the continual update and development of the engine test cell facility, with particular emphasis on electronic hardware, wiring, instrumentation and procedures / data analysis. As an Engine Test Engineer you will be required to: · Dynamometer set-up and operation · Prototype wiring harness design, and manufacture · Specification and sourcing of, in-cell test instrumentation · Calibration set-up for additional in-cell instrumentation · Diagnosis, and rectification of, dynamometer related systems faults · Assist with, electrical and mechanical installation/removal of engines from dynamometer · Oversee/check work carried out by test-technicians · Work alongside Performance and Development engineers during testing The Engine Test Engineer should have the following skills or experience: · Ideally degree qualified · Dynamometers, and associated test cell hardware · Test cell services · Test procedures, and processes · Test automation software, data acquisition, logging and test parameter alarms/trips · Electronic hardware, software, and wiring · Data analysis · CAN bus networking This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with engine test experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based motorsport supplier 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 an Engine Test Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Engine Test Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Quality, Environment and Safety - QES - Engineer

Quality, Environment and Safety - QES - Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon Automotive A Quality, Environment and Safety Engineer is required to maintain and improve an integrated management system according to the required management system standards (i.e. ISO 9001, ISO14001, ISO27001 & ISO45001) and run the site safety and security risk management program. Candidates with knowledge or experience with ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO27001 and ISO45001 would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive QES Engineer, based in Basildon, to provide support and coaching for projects regarding use and adherence to the relevant processes and safe systems of work. As a QES Engineer you will be required to: Run regular internal audits on projects, processes and departments Monitoring of compliance of local organisation with global and local processes and procedures Review local compliance when changes occur with Health and Safety, environmental and information security acts and regulation Monitor key performance indicators for local site Monitor the use of the process and methodologies in projects Be the key contact for projects and customers regarding safety and security topics Coordinate risk workshops Be the 'Point of Call' for all safety and security incidents Review customer safety and security requirements to improve customer satisfaction Support for preparation of assessments (e.g. customer audits, HQ audits, external audits and assessments) To carry out investigations into all safety and security accidents, incidents and nearmiss incidents and to record the findings on the relevant forms The Quality, Environment and Safety Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Specialist certification in Health and Safety, Environment or Security (IOSH, NEBOSH, GDPR Practitioner) Good verbal and written communication skills Flexible and adaptable to changing work requirements Ability to organise and prioritise a demanding workload and to proactively manage a variety of different cases to conclusion at any given time Excellent problem solving skills Confident in using basic Microsoft Package (Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint) Full UK driving licence and willing to travel Relevant experience within automotive facilities is advantageous This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience undertaking risk assessments (security or safety) to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based powertrain consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience within Quality, Environment and Safety and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the QES Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Battery Design Engineer

Battery Design Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Basildon Automotive A Battery Design Engineer is required to support system and component level design of battery packs. Candidates with of a good understanding and experience in HV battery system design would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, based in Basildon, requires a proactive Battery Design Engineer to support the preparation of battery system and component quality documentation. As a Battery Design Engineer you will be required to: Support preparation of battery design reviews Liaise with relevant teams to support battery design tasks (i.e. simulation, component engineers, testing, suppliers and manufacturing) Support battery pack/module drawing creation Support assessment of test and simulation results and defining next steps Support supplier assessment and discussions The Battery Design Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline Experience in system and component design of battery packs, preferably in the automotive or commercial vehicle industries Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities Competent presentation skills Catia V5/V6, Creo or Unigraphics NX experience This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a good understanding of HV battery design fundamentals to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based powertrain consultancy will offer you: £Competitive Pension PHC Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Battery Design Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Battery Design Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer

Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Peterborough Automotive A Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer is required to assess and document test results and delivery of calibrations for an engine development programme. Candidates with Heavy Duty engine/Off Highway experience would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, requires a proactive Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer to ensure that all target criteria are met and that the powertrain works to its full efficiency in all operating conditions. The role will be based at a client's site in Peterborough. As a Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer, you will be required to: Calibrate dataset development in-line with attribute targets Dataset validation for operational and test conditions Develop and refine of engine test plans Analyse results and carry out preparation of recommendations Liaise and report to various functions within the organisation Promote robust solutions to address client issues using company portfolio of services and knowledge The Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering discipline, a Masters or PhD in specific subject area is preferred Good knowledge of Combustion Engineer Fundamentals and factors effecting emissions and performance Good working knowledge of Engine Management Systems and related tools and software Knowledge of data analysis tools such as CONCERTO or equivalent is advantageous Understanding of worldwide emissions legislation (particularly NRMM Stage V) is beneficial This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a good understanding of diesel calibration to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Peterborough based role, for a leading a powertrain consultancy, will offer you: £Competitive Pension PHC Flexitime Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Heavy Duty Diesel Calibration Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about this role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Peterborough

Track Support Engineer - Powertrain

Track Support Engineer - Powertrain £Competitive Basildon / International Motorsport A Track Support Engineer is required to act as a key contributor to the track-side engine operations. Candidates with previous international track support experience would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a renowned designer, manufacturer and builder of award winning race engine solutions, based in Basildon, requires a proactive Track Support Engineer to be the customer facing representative of the company at international racing events. As a Track Support Engineer you will be required to: Key person with direct interface to client race teams to assist in optimisation of engine performance while remaining reliable. This includes but not limited to EFI map tuning, simulations, pre and posts event reports and data analysis. Engineering analysis and problem solving of engine systems as related to the race cars and its intended use. The Track Support Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering or technological discipline Experience in a similar role at a professional motorsport level (powertrain), ideally F1, WEC, IndyCar, DTM or other relevant experience Proficient with engine electronic systems / calibration / sensors / wiring Experience with professional engine management software, such as McLaren, Magneti Marelli, Cosworth / Pectel, Life Racing or Motec High competence level with PC / typical software MS Office (particularly Excel), Matlab, etc. Flexibility to travel / work on weekends in line with race calendar requirements This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with customer facing skills and excellent organisation skills within a motorsport environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based organisation 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 Track Support Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. Candidates must be eligible to work within the UK. If you have any questions about the Track Support Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Sales Executive

Sales Executive c£48,000 p.a. + commission Basildon Logistics A Sales Executive is required to sell all manner of Freight Forwarding services for both Imports and Exports Worldwide. Candidates with business development experience within Freight forwarding would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a freight forwarding, transport and shipping industry specialist, requires a proactive Sales Executive, based in Basildon, to be responsible for promoting the company services and helping the Sales Teams increase revenue. As a Sales Executive you will be required to: · Placing calls to prospective clients · Visiting clients for face to face meetings · Account management of new and existing clients · Developing freight forwarding service offerings The Sales Executive should have the following skills or experience: · Solid and proven track record in freight forwarding in promoting Air and Sea Import and Export services · Knowledge of China / Asia and USA Markets · Able to work on own imitative · A full clean driving license essential This is an excellent opportunity for anyone able to source their own leads and an eye for new business opportunities to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Basildon based freight forwarding, transport and shipping industry specialist will offer you: · £Competitive · Commission · Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Sales Executive within the Freight Forwarding industry and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Sales Executive role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Basildon

Tooling Engineer

Tooling Engineer £Competitive Thatcham Motorsport A Tooling Engineer is required to work within the Production Engineering Department, working closely with both Design and Manufacture, designing and detailing work holding tooling drawings that ensure the part is manufactured through appropriate operations in the most efficient way. Candidates with experience of producing detailed drawings of manufacturing tooling would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Tooling Engineer to undertake CAD modelling, drafting and detailing, using Siemens NX 3D CAD. As a Tooling Engineer you are required to: Design and create detail drawings of Manufacturing Tooling for all projects including individual components and assemblies Review existing Tooling techniques to determine areas of improvement on efficiency Raise the Engineering Method for Tooling Components Provide associated tooling manufacturing advice to Engineers Work closely with Manufacturing to ensure Tooling Design meets expectations Liaise with the Gear Technology function for gauges, tools and data The Tooling Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Minimum of a HNC in an engineering related discipline Manufacturing knowledge Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications as well as an appreciation of 3D modelling and engineering drawings Structured approach to problem solving This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience within a production or 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 Tooling Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Tooling Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Thatcham

Field Service Engineer

Field Service Engineer - Europe £Competitive plus benefits Borehamwood Scientific Instruments A Field Service Engineer is required to plan and coordinate activities concerned with installing equipment, investigating and resolving customer reports of technical problems with equipment for clients based in Europe. Candidates with experience of diagnosing and repairing mechanical, electromechanical, and/or electronic equipment would be well received. Due to increased workloads this client, a leading developer and manufacturer innovative scientific instruments and software, based in Borehamwood, requires a proactive Project Field Service Engineer to install new or modified equipment at customer's facility to ensure full functionality according to specifications. As a Field Service Engineer you will be required to: Perform maintenance, service, upgrade and repair of existing instruments Providing onsite technical assistance to help troubleshoot and repair equipment Review performance reports and documentation from customers, and inspect malfunctioning or damaged product to determine nature and scope of problem Analyse inspection findings, to determine the source of the problem, and perform repair, replacement, or other corrective actions Analyse reports of technical problems to determine trends affecting future design, production, service, and maintenance processes, and recommend modifications to eliminate future problems Plan and schedule levels of support work according to product release schedules The Field Service Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an engineering or technological discipline Skilled in Electronics, Informatics and Mechanics with basic chemistry knowledge Diagnosing and repairing mechanical, electromechanical, and/or electronic equipment Troubleshooting and responding to customer concerns Ability to communicate in a European language This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with excellent customer support experience within an electro/mechanical equipment environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Borehamwood based company will offer you: £Competitive Bonus Pension European Travel Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Field Service Engineer and 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. 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 / Borehamwood

Technical Sales Engineer

Technical Sales Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Thatcham Automotive A Technical Sales Engineer is required to establish, maintain and manage a strong working relationship with new and existing automotive customers. Candidates with experience of co-ordinating engineering, manufacturing and purchasing involvement in customer projects would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Technical Sales Engineer to support the rapid growth of the business and strengthen the busy commercial department. As a Technical Sales Engineer you will be required to: Proactively pursue the generation of leads and subsequent quotations in assigned customers, both for core and complementary products Provide quotations and proposals in a timely manner Provide relevant commercial input into the creation and maintenance of project plans Detailed monitoring of project progress, including: Management of Cost (in conjunction with Cost Engineer) and margins against established businesses cases (where applicable) and ensure prompt delivery of quotations, orders and invoicing Quality - Project specification, ensuring what was ordered is delivered Timing - Ensuring project activities are completed in adherence to the project timing plan and customer schedules are achieved Project progress reporting, both internal and external The Technical Sales Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Studied either automotive or mechanical engineering either through an apprenticeship or at degree level Experience within motorsport, automotive or mechanical engineering Strong customer management and project management experience Knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is essential along with knowledge of business operating systems such as ERP/MRP Proficiency in written and spoken French, German or Italian would be desirable This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with an engineering and commercial background 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 Sales Engineer within motorsport, automotive or mechanical engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Technical Sales Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Thatcham

Design Analyst

Design Analyst £Competitive Thatcham Motorsport A Design Analyst is required to provide verification on our client's products through analysis and to deliver engineering solutions to support those products. Candidates with experience of undertaking classical hand calculations to support design verification would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Design Analyst to undertake Finite Element Analysis. As a Design Analyst you are required to: Analyse transmission systems using both in-house and proprietary software Carry out gear design using in-house and proprietary software Undertake bearing analysis using in-house and proprietary software Finite Element Analysis (FEA) using ANSYS to support design verification Manage and undertake component condition assessments and report findings Develop simulation tools for transmission systems Provide clear detailed reports for internal and external customers Establish, maintain and manage a strong working relationship with customers and suppliers Undertake basic CAD modelling and drafting using Siemens NX CAD to company standards and procedures The Design Analyst should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in mechanical engineering or relevant discipline Structural analysis Transmission system analysis, e.g. Romax, MASTA, KISSsoft or Dontyne, Analysis of rotating machinery Mathematical modelling and simulation; Gear design, Bearing analysis Siemens NX or similar CAD system ANSYS Mechanical or similar FEA package Ability to work calmly in a pressurized priority changing environment Ability to manage and prioritise your own workload Ability to work across multiple projects and prioritise accordingly This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with design analysis 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 Design Analyst and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Design Analyst role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Thatcham

Product Application Engineer

Product Application Engineer £Competitive plus benefits Dartford Electronics A Product Development Team Leader is required to support the global sales force and Applications Engineering teams developing bespoke products and modifications for their customers promoting current and new business. Candidates with knowledge of electronics product development and Automotive OEM working practices would be well received. Due to increased workloads this client, a founder and innovator of sensing and monitoring systems, based in Dartford, requires a proactive Product Application Engineer to support the Engineering Team. As a Product Application Engineer you will be required to: Provide exceptional customer service and a proactive approach to both aftermarket and OEM customers Develop solutions to applications problems/opportunities Manage the bespoke product modification for customers via the supplier base Create and obtain approval of manufacturing documents e.g. drawings, BOMs, specifications etc. Preparation of application documentation including CAD technical drawings, system schematics, specification and installation instructions and report Provide technical information and support in the preparation of quote/tender documentation, business development and initial fittings Product application and technical support to customers and colleagues Troubleshooting and customer support Lead training programs for internal and external customers Coordinate suppliers and contractors for bespoke products and applications In house assembly/modifications of products The Product Application Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Ideally HNC qualified, or similar, in electrical/electronics engineering Must demonstrate basic knowledge of DC circuits, plus understanding of analogue and digital electronics Use of Electronic test equipment and tools Use of CAD (2D and also electrical schematics) Practical experience in a business to business environment Able to demonstrate strong coordination skills This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with customer-facing, providing technical support and telephone trouble shooting experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Dartford based company will offer you: £Competitive Bonus Pension PHC Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Product Application Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Product Application Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Dartford

Product Development Team Lead

Product Development Team Leader £Competitive plus benefits Dartford Electronics A Product Development Team Leader is required to lead the development of core commercial vehicle safety and efficiency product range. Candidates with experience of electronics and mechanical product development would be well received. Due to increased workloads this client, a founder and innovator of sensing and monitoring systems, based in Dartford, requires a proactive Product Development Team Leader to lead a team of Engineers and will be predominantly working at product level, needing a good understanding of requirements, development & capture, electronic & mechanical architecture and design, software & hardware interaction, product verification and validation. As a Product Development Team Leader you will be required to: Manage and lead a PD team and support various tasks in the PD section Support research and development of innovative technologies and products Requirements and engineering specification creation Review and approval of technical documentation Supplier acquisition, liaison and management and negotiation improving profitability Lead product verification and validation Product quality improvements and upgrades providing cost savings and implementing Total Quality Cost Management where applicable Product technical support primarily to Engineering colleagues and internal customers Preparation of detailed electronic schematics and component technical drawings Mechanical interface and design The Product Development Team Leader should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in electronics product development or similar Extensive knowledge of analogue and digital electronics including micro processing, DSP, video signal processing Knowledge of camera, optics, acoustics, LCD's and digital recording technology's Knowledgeable of modern automotive electronic architecture, multiplex communication protocols and systems Genuine interest in modern technology preferably with in the automotive industry This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a genuine interest in modern technology, preferably with in the automotive industry, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Dartford based company will offer you: £Competitive Bonus Pension PHC Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Product Development Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Product Development Team Leader role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Dartford

Product Information Analyst

Product Information Analyst £Competitive plus benefits Shenfield Marketing A Product Information Analyst is required to create, maintain, prepare and deliver a variety of task-specific vehicle specifications and data to brief and on time for all Client Automotive brands, using client-sourced technical documentation and complex multi-format datasets. Candidates with experience in the management and interpretation of large, unsorted, and complicated datasets would be well received. Due to increased workloads this client, a leading provider of high quality visualisation, personalisation, configuration and immersive experiences, based in Shenfield, requires a proactive Product Information Analyst to maintain a flow of information to support delivery of the data-led components of projects. As a Product Information Analyst you will be required to: Attend client meetings to identify, define and advise product and data-led content requirements for new and update-requiring marketing communications. Product check copy documents to ensure consistency with vehicle specifications, data and market/region variations, and communicate with required person(s) to ensure their ongoing maintenance. Attend multi-stage Quality Check meetings for the purposes of ensuring marketing communication accuracy. Create and maintain asset matrices and use them to track market/region specific assets from creation to client approval for multiple artwork variations, incorporating spread thumbnails based off signed-off brochure visual Liaise with the relevant Art Director to develop a shoot list to incorporate all image variation possibilities Product check CGI briefs for product correctness of vehicles and supply corrections and clarification where required The Product Information Analyst should have the following skills or experience: An advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel Experience within an analytical and/or technical field Experience in the management and interpretation of large, unsorted, and complicated datasets Experience of quality checking and/or proof reading technical documents Minimum GCSE standard in English/Maths Knowledge of the Automotive Industry is highly desirable This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with confidence in communicating to all levels of a business structure, both internally and externally together with an analytical thought process and a great sense of curiosity to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Shenfield based company will offer you: £Competitive Flexible start times Overtime Pension Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Product Information Analyst and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Product Information Analyst role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525. 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 / Shenfield

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