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Sarah Gilbert

Consultant
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Sarah specialises in the recruitment of manufacturing and quality professionals across the automotive sector. Having been in recruitment for over 10 years, Sarah has successfully recruited across different industry sectors, most recently for major automotive OEMs.

Sarah is skilled at searching for hard-to-find talent in an extremely competitive market sector. Working closely with clients to ensure an open communication style and deliver a timely, highly professional and dedicated service for both permanent and contract recruitment.

Sarah is an honest and dedicated individual, who prides herself on working hard and improving her market knowledge to ensure the delivery of new talent to add value to organisations.

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Manufacturing Project Engineer

Job Title - Manufacturing Project Engineer Salary Range: £38,000.00 - £49,000.00 (D.O.E) Benefits: 25 days annual leave, 10% bonus, childcare vouchers, contributory pension scheme, contributory share scheme Location: Stafford An opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Project Engineer to work at the Stafford facility of one of the world's leading providers of diesel engines. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team delivering projects and assignments that will make significant contributions to the business. Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Supporting the manufacturing operation and Product Groups, by translating the product requirements into the executable process. Being actively involved with suppliers to analyse their current or proposed product/process designs to determine feasibility of using existing designs or modifying the designs to improve process and/or product. Providing leadership in the implementation of integrated technologies within the factory. Responsible for managing manufacturing process elements of new product introduction programs Required Qualifications: Applicants MUST have experience of Production Test systems gained whilst working for an Engine Manufacturer or similar company. High degree of experience and expertise in various or specific fields of manufacturing such as welding, heat treat, manufacturing technology. College degree in an appropriate engineering or technical discipline combined with a good level of appropriate manufacturing experience as either a Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering Supervisor or appropriate equivalent external experience. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Stafford, Staffordshire

Creative Design Engineer - 2399

Creative Design Engineer £18.71 per hour PAYE Birmingham FMCG An opportunity has arisen to work for this international FMCG food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. They are looking for an experienced Creative Designer to support designing chocolate shapes and packaging requirements. You will need to understand mass manufacturing techniques, ideally knowledge of moulding, panning, roto-moulding, vac forming, injection moulding, stamping etc. The main responsibilities for the designer are: * To produce high quality creative thinking and ideas applicable to mass production. * To work and deliver projects within the company at a global level, producing Design concepts / solutions from concept through completion. * To be responsible for your own work ensuring the completion of creative work according to the project time frames. * To show an ability to take direction and oversee all the aspects of a project interacting with cross-functional creative teams such as technologic innovation, packaging, product design, etc. * Inspire and motivate not only the design team but the entire organisation with creative and innovative design proposals. * To Work within a creative team in a fast pace with multiple projects going on simultaneously. * Constantly build relationships and collaborate with other functions of the organisations and external suppliers to ensure high quality creative work aligned to the business strategy. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands

Early Careers Recruiter - 2377

Job Title - Early Careers Recruiter (French/Spanish speaker) Hourly rate - £12.86 per hour PAYE Industry - FMCG Location - Birmingham An opportunity has arisen for an Early Careers Recruiter, to be based in the Birmingham area. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an international food manufacturer, recruiting for the plants across Europe. Your main responsibilities will include: Application and CV screening Skype Telephone Interviewing graduate and intern level candidates. Setting up via ATS and Outlook and conducting 5 interviews per day. Managing high volumes of applications and tracking using ATS System Taleo. You will ideally have recruitment experience within an office environment, with advanced Excel experience, and exposure to high volume recruitment with high levels of complexity. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands

Recruitment Advisor

Job Title - Recruitment Advisor Hourly rate - up to £19 per hour Industry - Automotive Location - Oxford An opportunity has arisen for a Recruitment Advisor to work for this luxury automotive OEM based in Oxford. As Recruitment Advisor you will be responsible for effectively and efficiently supporting and carrying out recruitment activities across the UK, in line with business requirements. As well as the above, you will: provide a timely and well organised process driven service, ensuring positions are filled in time, with suitable candidates. utilise recruitment systems to manage recruitment processes efficiently and effectively. support the effective and efficient running of the Recruitment and Staffing function. The role will focus around all areas of recruitment activity, including permanent and student recruitment, and the focus will be future talent - with particular focus on careers fairs, telephone interviews, assessment centres and high volume external young people recruitment. Processing applications and performing selection processes are the main areas of activities. You will need to be flexible in travelling and be able to drive and have the ability to flex hours i.e. for careers fairs and assessment centres will involve some late nights may need overnight stays. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Oxford, Oxfordshire

Machine Operator (Grinding)

Job title: CNC Grinder Setter Operator Salary Range: €18.00 to €20.00 per hour (+ shift allowance & all expenses paid) Location: Bruges, Belgium Multiple CNC Grinder Setter / Operators are required with experience of grinding (and turning) for a 6 month contract in Bruges, Belgium. During the 6 month contract you will be offered an hourly rate of €18.00 to €20.00 per hour and will also receive shift allowance and all expenses paid. Shifts will operate in a two-shift system and night-shift rotating pattern (39 hours per week) As a CNC Grinder Setter / Operator you will be responsible for operating, depending on your department, a number of machine tools including grinders, milling machines/machining centres, drill presses or (column) drills. You will be required to regularly check the cutting tools and parts during production, as well as having responsibility for the quality and measurement of the pieces after production. The CNC Grinder Setter / Operator should have the following knowledge and experience: Capable to do production and changeover (setup) independently Measure parts and check the used tooling Good knowledge of English Quality awareness This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience of general manufacturing and engineering within the Automotive, Aerospace or Off-Highway industry to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Belgium-based company will offer you: €18.00 to €20.00 per hour Shift allowance All expenses paid 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 CNC Grinder Setter / Operator role, please contact Kate Stevens, Georgia Silk or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Bruges, West Flanders

Manufacturing Systems Manager - 35762

Job Title - Manufacturing Systems Manager Hourly rate - Up to £34.55 per hour Industry - Automotive Location - Multiple locations - Gaydon, Solihull, Coventry, Castle Bromwich Position Description: Define, maintain and continuously improve standardised global Manufacturing business processes (Plan to Deliver) Implement a common deployment process and related tools, processes and standards Ensure the "Plan to Deliver" operating model maintains alignment with other functions, including ITs, functional strategies Experience Required: Excellent presentation skills Stakeholder management Excellent behaviours to allow interaction at all organisation levels Working with business partners, internally and externally Working with international colleagues (European, Chinese, Indian, Brazilian, Slovakian, etc) Structured, organised and disciplined in approach to planning Ability to deliver with urgency Ability to work with ambiguity Self-directed and self-paced If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title - Manufacturing EngineerSalary - up to £45000 plus benefitsLocation - StaffordIndustry - Off Highway An opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Engineer to work for this off highway manufacturer based in the Stafford area. Key Responsibilities will include: New product improvement introduction. Attend all design reviews and project meeting. Design for manufacturing and test input. Coordinate and plan prototype builds. Manufacturing cost planning. Equipment ordering. Develop traceability and process characteristic specifications. Determination of machine and process capability. Interface between manufacturing operations, quality and manufacturing engineering. Review engineering changes. Capacity planning and MRP input. Interface with project groups with manufacturability input. Support continuous improvement activities. Continuously monitor process performance for quality improvement opportunities. Initiate corrective action activities. Analysis of working methods, manufacturing process, non-productive work content and recommendation of changes to reduce downtime, balance TAKT time and increase production functions. Identify and prioritise improvement projects with alignment to corporate vision, and plant objectives while improving customer satisfaction. Lead quality and system improvements in the areas of TPM, set-up reduction, RFT, TQM, cycle-time, mistake proofing (poke-yoke), continuous improvement (kaizen), process testing, process capability, product verification, product introduction, documentation, and metrology. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Staffordshire, England

Maintenance Manager - Technical Services

Job Title - Maintenance Manager - Technical Services Salary Range: £50K - £60K (D.O.E) Location: Stafford Industry - Off Highway An opening has become available for an experienced maintenance professional to join the Technical Services team in Stafford. This is an exciting opportunity to lead & develop the Technical Services maintenance team, & to support future projects and assignments that will make significant contributions to the business. This is a leadership level role within the Technical Services organisation. The successful candidate will have experience of leading experienced manufacturing personnel, will be a recognised expert in the maintenance & improvement of manufacturing equipment & automation, and will have significant experience of managing production maintenance activities within existing manufacturing process streams, ensuring that a robust maintenance program is operated. Other responsibilities include: providing technical support for new test equipment paint application processes manufacturing automation & robotics tooling & gauging managing third party service providers training & development of maintenance team members to industry recognised standards, and ensuring safe working practices are employed during all maintenance activities If you would like to know more about this role please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Stafford, Staffordshire

Process Improvement Engineer - 35258

Job Title - Process Improvement Engineer Hourly rate - £24.00 per hourLocation - LiverpoolIndustry - Automotive An opportunity has arisen for a Process Implementation Lead to work for this luxury automotive manufacturer based in the North West. As Process Implementation Lead you will: Lead and facilitate process improvement activities through process design, development & delivery implementation of key initiatives to aid the Engineering, Cross Functional and Programme delivery teams. Engage and work with all levels including senior management, up to and including Director level to deliver the change agenda through delivery of major transformational projects. In addition to this you will: Lead the deployment of new processes/tools into the business, developing and delivering training and coaching material where appropriate; this may include developing, leading and presenting at training events Be an advocate and leader in the continual improvement of processes, using LEAN principles, the application of 6-sigma methodology and the application of local process improvement methods Facilitate workshops, interdepartmental and senior reviews If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Halewood, Merseyside

Supplier Warranty Engineer

Job Title - Supplier Warranty Engineer Hourly rate - circa £35 per hourIndustry - Off HighwayLocation - Peterborough An opportunity has arisen for a Supplier Warranty Engineer responsible for Supplier Warranty Recovery. The purpose of this role is to review warranty claim data and by working together with the suppliers, the warranty team, engineering and supplier quality, will determine the root cause of the failure and therefore implement corrective action. JOB DUTIES: * Analysis of Excel based warranty data * Identify trends within the data (part number / failure mode / supplier) * Collaborate with suppliers on potential root causes * Gather evidence to support root cause findings * Identify & implement corrective actions with suppliers * Supplier visits to review / audit manufacturing process * Present findings to stakeholder group Skills, experience and qualifications you will have; * Previous experience within a relevant function i.e. preferably quality or engineering however manufacturing engineering will be considered * Analytical, problem solving * Effective communication skills * Knowledge of engine component production techniques If you would like to know more about this opportunity please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Material Planner

Job Title - Material PlannerHourly rate - £16 per hourIndustry - Off HighwayLocation - Leicester An opportunity has arisen to work for a Material Planner to work for this manufacturer based in Leicestershire - they are searching for an experienced supply chain professional to fill the open position of Material Planner within the Materials Planning team based in Desford, Leicestershire. This position will report to the Material Planning Supervisor. As Material Planner, you will be working within a Product focused team, and you will have the following major responsibilities:- Ensure that material requirements are scheduled for delivery from suppliers in a quantity and on a date to support our service to customers Ensure that deliveries take place on the correct date, in the correct containers, in the quantity Specified. Initiate, co-ordinate and participate in activities to ensure optimum inventory levels Manage and control inventory levels for outgoing parts Be involved with, as necessary, the scheduling and control of onward ship material Perform all tasks to CPS levels of performance If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Leicester, Leicestershire

Research & Development Technician - 2352

Job Title - R&D TechnicianHourly rate - £12.86 PAYELocation - BirminghamIndustry - FMCG An opportunity has arisen for an R&D Technician to work for this international food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. As R&D Technician, you will have scientific degree and you will have experience in a HACCP and GMP environment. You will be responsible for: * Planning and running of Pilot Plant trials o registering ingredients o booking trials o hands-on work in the Pilot Plant o collation of results o send samples for microbiology testing * Planning and running of Shelf-life tests o preparing samples o scheduling and running shelf-life tests o collation of results If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Birmingham, West Midlands

Finance Business Partner - 2374

Job Title - Finance Business PartnerHourly rate - £20.80 per hour PAYEIndustry - FMCGLocation - Sheffield An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Business Partner to work for this international food manufacturer, based in Sheffield. As Finance Business Partner you will be responsible for providing financial support for Manufacturing Section under guidance of Section Managers and Plant Controller: section specific cost budgeting actual cost tracking gap analysis between standard and actual performance fulfilling of Section's Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). You will ideally have previous experience in finance with an understanding of manufacturing section finance environment. A CIMA/ACCA qualification would also be advantageous. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title - Manufacturing EngineerHourly rate - £32 per hour ltdIndustry - Off HighwayLocation - Preston, Stockton An opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Engineer to work for this off highway manufacturer based in Stockton. As Manufacturing Engineer you will be responsible for providing the technical expertise necessary to design, develop, and implement manufacturing systems, complex manufacturing operations and sophisticated machines. Main responsibilities include: Completing special work assignments requiring collaboration and integration between business functions. Develop, analyze and manage Manufacturing / Assembly Projects. Assists in developing department capital and expense budgets. Maintains the department capital forecast. Administers the assembly NPI process to ensure that Engineering drawings are released and processed on time for NPI build. You will ideally have a University degree in engineering or equivalent education/experience required and Previous engineering experience required. If you would like to know more about this role please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Contract / Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham