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Jonathan Lee Recruitment’s Defence division offers clients a unique level of expertise in contract, interim and permanent defence recruitment across all aspects of engineering, technical, supply chain and commercial disciplines that include land, sea and air defence manufacturing and systems technology.

Our specialist agency division identifies and attracts the best defence industry talent available including many who already possess security clearances which can save significant time in the recruitment process. We work with a wide range of experienced candidates across defence and security engineering and technical disciplines, including ex-military professionals from the Army, RAF and Navy - securing appointments globally including the Middle East, and are one of the leading recruitment agencies in the sector.

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Defence recruitment specialists

'' Very good candidates - excellent communication throughout the process. We will definitely use Jonathan Lee Recruitment again.'' Jane Dean, Precision Micro Limited

Our defence consultants and clients

An a agency recruiting in the defence sector, many of our highly-experienced defence consultants come from relevant sector backgrounds including engineering and maintenance, aeronautical engineering, military and defence, (including UAV, drone and UAS markets). We pride ourselves on our in-depth understanding of transferable skills, defence experience and personal attributes for qualified roles, both blue and white collar.

An industry supporter to the IMechE and REC accredited as well as being a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant, our clients range from prestigious global defence industry brands through to SMEs supporting a range of maintenance and aftermarket services. Our passionate, specialist team identifies and attracts the best talent to meet the demands of your business.


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Our brochure talks about our defence recruitment services in even greater detail. To download a copy simply click the button below.


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Jade Whitmore (Recrutiment Consultant) on phone 800x800

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What our customers think

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