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 Energy Recruitment

The first choice for clients and candidates, Jonathan Lee Recruitment has been delivering best-in-class recruitment solutions to the engineering and manufacturing industry for over 40 years. We provide contract, interim and permanent recruitment solutions covering the full project life cycle within five dedicated areas:

Electrification

Renewable Energy

Water

Power

Nuclear

There are significant changes taking place in the UK energy sector. UK energy targets to decarbonise, low commodity prices, the emergence of disruptive technology such as cloud and robotics combined with complex regulation and policy changes make it a challenging environment. 

The ever-changing landscape is pressing industry to respond with innovative solutions and we are supporting multinational utilities companies, OEMs and mid-market aggregates to adapt and capitalise on these. Opportunities for innovative start-ups and new entrants to bring new ideas are on the rise, ultimately driving greater efficiency and competitive advantage to the sector on a global scale. 

Our team of dedicated industry experts help to source engineering, technology and digital skill-sets for businesses looking to quickly adapt in this dynamic landscape.



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Principal Rural Energy Project Officer

Principal Rural Energy Project Officer 2 year FTC Based in Nottingham Paying up to £32,878 An Principal Rural Energy Project Officer is required by Nottingham City Council to effectively manage their rural community energy fund. This role will be to report directly to the Regional Energy Projects Manager and will be situated within the Energy Services division. You will undertake engaging with rural community groups, supporting them to successfully access the Fund As an Principal Rural Energy Project Officer your duties and responsibilities will include: Manage the day-to-day operation of the Midlands Rural Community Energy Fund Form a key part of the regional energy projects team, with responsibility for community energy project development across the Midlands. Manage the financial aspect of the existing Rural Community Energy Fund Ensuring Community Groups manage their grant funding spend appropriately Develop additional energy project funds, where appropriate, and develop and maintain energy generation projects Agreeing grants / loans, keeping processes, procedures and evidence up to date, assessing and reporting performance, ensuring accuracy of recharging and complying with data capture requirements are all vital to the position Carry out energy project assessments Identify energy project potential within the Midlands Manage energy projects through to completion As an Principal Rural Energy Project Officer you will require the following skills and experiences: A background working on energy project or similar, ideally with local communities An appreciation for financials and budgets is essential The ideal applicant will have strong stakeholder management abilities Candidates with an interest in the application and development of new technologies would be of interest Strong analytical skills would be beneficial *The role will involve, on occasion working outside of normal working hours and travel across the East and West Midlands.* Deadline - 4th June

Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Maintenance Manager

Job Title: Maintenance Manager Location: West Midlands Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Manager to work at our client's site in the West Midlands, the role will be to provide an efficient planned and responsive maintenance service to the plant. Along with ensuring optimum plant performance and output, and to ensure conformance of all workers in relation to; legal and regulatory requirements, quality and environment assurance standards, Health and Safety, Company policies, and Safe working practices. Position in organisation: To report to the Regional Operations Manager Responsible for: Chargehand, Control & Instrument (C & I) Technician, Electricians/Electrical Engineer and Mechanical Fitters Maintenance Activities: Planning, organisation and monitoring of all routine and preventative maintenance tasks. Development and implementation of a routine inspection and monitoring programme to ensure the plant and all equipment performs at optimum level, and to minimise incidents or breakdowns. Planning and performance of all maintenance activities necessary to conform to statutory requirements. Manage a preventative maintenance schedule using the company CMMS system. To identify repetitive issues and propose longer term measures and solutions where necessary by monitoring. Record maintenance activities using the company CMMS system. Ensure that all data reporting on planned and unplanned maintenance actions are recorded correctly, promptly and dealt with by appropriate persons within the required time scales. To react to all plant defects by monitoring shift log entries and the Electronic Maintenance system and assign priorities for rectification. Liaise with contractors as the need arises. Ensure plant cleaning schedules are fulfilled to a satisfactory standard. Ensure that stock levels at re-order level are re-ordered for all items of spares and consumables. Supply forecasting and liaison with the Purchasing Manager to maintain adequate minimum stock levels. Management: To supervise, control, support and motivate staff within the team and subcontractors. Manage the preparation, planning and execution of the annual outage and any unplanned shutdowns. Responsible for ensuring that all staff are trained, certified and competent in the performance of their duties. Ensure that all technical documentation for all on site equipment is adequate, up-to-date and accessible to all staff. Prepare and keep updated all technical specifications for goods and service requisitions. Collect and compare all offers for parts and services. Development of clearly defined procedures for all programmed or responsive maintenance activities and review where necessary to account of changes in operating systems and equipment. Develop and establish clear risk assessments and procedures for all maintenance activities. Monitor and analyse all maintenance related data in respect of controls, tests and technical reports. Prepare the annual maintenance budget. To work within the agreed maintenance budget and to manage its expenditure. Effectively manage all holiday requests and absences within the maintenance department, and ensure that adequate cover is consistently maintained. In the absence of the Plant Manager, take full responsibility for all plant staff and associated activities. To carry out annual staff appraisals, in line with Company policy. Implement safe working practices in line with the Company's Health and Safety procedures/Policy and all Company policies. Ensure there is a high standard of housekeeping on the plant at all times. Competencies: HND and relevant experience in Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation equipment. Must have held a similar role within the last 2 years for a period of no less than 3 years. Experience of managing a team is essential. Experience of managing budgets is advantageous. If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands

Energy Projects Assessor

Energy Projects Assessor Permanent Based in Nottingham Paying up to £25,295 An Energy Projects Assessor is required by Nottingham City Council to effectively deliver their energy generation projects and energy efficiency targets. This role will be to assist in the delivery of energy surveys/option modelling and assist in coordinating energy efficiency works that will help to reduce energy consumption, cost and carbon emissions both internally and commercially. You will undertake Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) surveys and option modelling ensuring it is delivered on schedule, to budget and to achieve the outcomes required As an Energy Projects Assessor your duties and responsibilities will include: Undertake Energy Audits of internal sites and external customers as required to support a wide range of activities, ensuring they are delivered on schedule, to budget and to achieve the outcomes required Assist in the development of ESOS Phase 2 and related regulatory compliance services the team offers to commercial clients Proactively manage workload, anticipate problems before they happen, suggest ways to reach project goals under constantly changing circumstances and report them to the Energy Projects Service Manager Provide assistance to project managers in managing day to day project operations and communications with tenants and building managers Assist in the assigning of, monitoring and workflow of tasks; setting daily and weekly work targets To support effective communication throughout the projects, working closely with colleagues and partners ensuring that projects are on course for completion Escalate major project discrepancies (risk, cost, time etc) to the Energy Projects Service Manager on a timely basis and advise on corrective actions Assist in project reviews and quality assurance procedures Support the Energy Projects Manager in identifying any discrepancies in legal, statutory and other relevant provisions governing or affecting allocated projects As an Energy Projects Assessor you will require the following skills and experiences: Ability to provide technical advice and recommendations for EPC regulation compliance. Practical experience of energy auditing in a wide range of customers. Experience in the application of Project Management practical techniques to enable monitoring and control of individual programmes and projects. Awareness of the legislation surrounding the energy sector. Energy/environmental degree or equivalent (e.g. ESOS Lead Assessor, Domestic/Commercial EPC Assessor, DEC Assessor etc.).

Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Senior Automation Engineer

Senior Automation Engineer Permanent position - Central London Energy Generation Salary negotiable With a strong interest in the alternative energy sector a Senior Automation Engineer is required to join the engineering team under the management of the EC&I Manager. The client is at the forefront of converting non-recyclable plastics waste into high grade oils for making clean recycled plastics and alternative low-carbon fuels. As the Senior Automation Engineer you will be required to: Act as a leader within the Automation Engineering department. Code the controller or main PLC and HMI for each of our future plants. Devlop new control strategies that ease the operator daily work. Constantly make improvements on control logics and operator interface. Understand the interface with all types of instrumentation. Ensure that designs comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and Procedures. Improve control loops to make them efficient along the operation time. Manage third parties/contractor's communication and signal interfacing. Configure and manage industrial and communication networks. Manage acceptance tests both on Factory and on Site (FAT & SAT). Understand and produce Functional Design documentation. Work closely with the other engineering disciplines to overcome difficulties and find the best approach for the solution. Always be proactive and propose solutions to different problems that arise. Give support to commissioning and operations team remotely and on-site. Produce automation and software documentation. Ensure tracking of automation changes on site and that documentation is regularly updated. The Senior Automation Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Knowledge on industrial software PLC and HMI programming. Advanced knowledge of control loops design, coding and setup. Good Knowledge on installing and configuring operator stations. Good knowledge on network design and security. Knowledge of Profibus DP/PA, Industrial Ethernet and Modbus configuration and coding (other protocols will be considered). Experience of PLC programming. The ability to progress with several different tasks simultaneously and deliver to schedule. Enthusiast and detailed oriented in software coding and troubleshooting. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ideally Degree qualified in a relevant engineering subject. Ability to travel, if required to attend FATs, SATs and Commissioning. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Senior Automation Engineer 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.

Permanent / City of London, London

Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Technician - Rail Sector - Permanent - Attractive - Rosyth Area A Maintenance Technician is required to join an established company with a good reputation in the Rail Sector. The successful Maintenance Technician will report directly to the Maintenance Manager and they will join the Maintenance department. The Maintenance Technician will carry out the maintenance and repair of all site facilities, plant and equipment and the upkeep of all relevant documentation. Responsibilities and Skills Required of the Maintenance Technician Working at height (Overhead cranes) and confined space. Working (inside large) machines will occur from time to time. This role is best suited to industrial biased electricians. Observe Safe Working Practices and current Health and Safety Requirements. Tasks completed must conform to the Quality Standards and Internal Work Instructions. Maintain and promote a safe and tidy working environment. Accurately and efficiently carry out all aspects of electrical maintenance tasks. Self-Inspect work prior to commissioning and after installation or repair. Ensure any plant and equipment internally or externally hired is operated correctly. Defects are reported to a Maintenance Supervisor or Production Support Manager. Co-operate with both Electrical and Mechanical Supervisors. Always endeavor to improve standards and reduce costs. Complete all Maintenance and Shift Reports as requested. Comply with the Company Code of Conduct. Any other duties deemed reasonable by the business. Experience and Qualifications Required for the Maintenance Technician A minimum of City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering. Or a similar qualification with a proven record of practical experience. Experience within and Industrial or Manufacturing environment. Time-served / qualified candidates who are electrical biased preferred. Knowledge of PLC controls would be an Advantage. An Excellent team player with a sound understanding of planned maintenance procedures. The ability to effectively analyse, record and interpret data. If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Maintenance Technician, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV's

Permanent / Edinburgh, Scotland

Design Engineer

Job Title: CAD Design Engineer Location: South Yorkshire Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced CAD Design Engineer to work for our client at their facility, the role will include all aspects of design activities with pipe work systems and is an interesting role that would suit a dynamic individual. Key Responsibilities: Involved in producing manufacturing and assembly drawings All aspects of designing of pipework systems Working with pressure equipment and pressure vessels Involved in working closely with the manufacturing teams and working with MRP systems and BOM Working knowledge of product design and compliance with the machinery directive Person Specification: Must be educated to degree level or equivalent and our client has a strong preference for a Mechanical engineering degree Familiarity with ATEX directive and hazardous area classifications Must have considerable experience using SolidWorks If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Permanent / Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Production Controller

Production Controller - Permanent - Aerospace South Yorkshire - Attractive An Opportunity has arisen for a Production Controller to join a leading Aerospace Manufacturing company within the Sheffield area and will report to the Planning Manager. The successful Production Controller will create and execute production plans and will be supporting customer requirements in line with the master production schedule. The Production Controller will plan and engage with shop floor resources to ensure adherence to production plan. Duties for the Production Controller Responsible for schedule of works order operations in allocated Business Unit. Ensure requirements from other Business Units are fully understood. You must also be able to help the company develop. Improve new analytical routines which manage resource requirements. Work alongside the Planning & Operations team. Responsible for the execution of the manufacturing plan for your Business Unit. Ensure plans are monitored, communicated and expedited daily. Ensure deviations are recognised and recovery plans are developed. Ensure slow moving WIP is correctly defined. Actively work to maintain and generation of production plans. Be an effective communicator. Additional Knowledge and Skills Required for the Production Controller Experience in a Production / Part control environment. Computer literacy with an intermediate understanding of Excel. Demonstrate ability to schedule and organise complex value streams. Demonstrate a good level of numeracy / literacy. Demonstrate the ability to follow detailed instructions. Demonstrate previous experience of executing key metrics. Able to demonstrate previous control of Parts / components. Able to communicate at all levels within the business. Understanding process and production planning principles. Assertive, dynamic and positive attitude. If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Production Controller, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV's to

Permanent / Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Principal AUTOSAR Software Engineer

Job title: Principal AUTOSAR Software Engineer Location: Birmingham Hours of work: 37 hours a week Contract: Permanent Salary: Competitive The Role This role will be responsible for developing and maintaining AUTOSAR code and embedded C code for different projects, in motor control power electronics and participating architecture design of hardware and software. This role will also be responsible for the AUTOSAR software development of the next generation based on the functional safety requirements. Benefits Our Client is a great place to work with lots of opportunities for professional and personal development. They offer the following benefits: 24 days holiday + 8 bank holidays Holiday allowance increase with length of service Bupa healthcare Free on site car parking Subsidised canteen Contributory Pension Life assurance Cycle to work scheme Company sick pay Professional Membership fees paid e.g. CIPD, IEEE Family Friendly policies An Independent 24 hour confidential counselling service Key Responsibilities Leading and participating in software architecture design Leading evaluation of different processor platforms, different hardware architecture designs Leading evaluation of functional safety solutions, and ASIL decomposition solutions Leading the development of peripheral drivers, generating AUTOSAR middleware and debugging code Integration of basic software, third-party MCAL, algorithm software and OEM software, provision of complete AUTOSAR compliant control software Making plans and monitoring progress for software integration and testing Writing technical documentation Actively corporate with other colleagues, organize meetings to discuss critical issues, update and progress in time with the awareness of timeline Teamwork with control engineer and embedded software engineer to specify hardware and software architecture, provide complete middleware and testing plan Support functional safety engineer to evaluate functional safety performance of control hardware To maintain effective working relationship with core members, guarantee efficient circulation of technical information among departments Building toolchain and process of embedded software development Implementing CAN, FlexRay, Ethernet communication Implementing CAN flash bootloader function Core Skills Minimum Bachelor's degree in electronics/ electronics related discipline, 5 years and above working experience in the area of embedded software development and testing in automotive industry Robust experience with AUTOSAR 3.0 or 4.0 standard Familiar with NXP or Infineon processors Familiar with Tasking, GHS or Code warrior compilers Familiar with RTOS Familiar with XCP protocol and diagnosis protocol Familiar with safety critical code standard like MISRA C Excellent embedded C programming and assembly programming techniques Familiar with ISO26262 Familiar with V model software testing process and version control Familiar with requirements management tool like DOORS etc Experience with functional safety software like Medini SysML/UML modelling FMEA awareness will be desirable Automotive embedded software development experience in powertrain, motor control, EV/Hybrid vehicle development Low level driver development for microprocessors in Automotive ECUs AUTOSAR architecture based software development Firmware development. Experience with SPI, CAN, FlexRay or Ethernet and low level drivers Knowledge of Analog and digital circuit Experience with software architecture design tool like Rhapsody, PREEVision and etc. If you are interested in working on the future of Electric Vehicles motor control development, then send your CV or call +441384 446145 for an initial conversation

Permanent / Birmingham, West Midlands

Solar Energy Projects Officer

Solar Energy Projects Officer Nottingham Permanent £24,657 Graduates will be considered An experienced Solar Energy Project Officer who has worked on energy projects is required on a permanent basis for a local authority that specialises in delivering energy efficiency targets in Nottingham. Key responsibilities will include: Ensuring that projects are delivered on schedule, to budget and achieve outcomes Assist with communication Producing reports Managing budgets, time-lines and risks on projects Provide technical support where required in relation to renewable technology Assist with business case viability Assist in site visits and look at project risks Analyse and report on renewable energy assets You will ideally also have the following skills and experience: A degree qualification in a relevant area, ideally environmental, renewable energy or design but other relevant areas will be considered Experience of working in an energy projects function or similar, graduates with relevant degrees and aptitude will be considered Strong analytic and reporting skills Strong stakeholder management Excellent IT abilities including Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Permanent / Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Business Development Manager

Job Title: Business Development Manager Location: Lincolnshire Salary: £40,000 + Package - Dependent upon experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for an experienced business development manager to work for our client in Lincolnshire, the role will require the successful candidate to identify new business opportunities and successfully negotiate and consult with the client to close the deal. The role will be working in the fastest growing market in the UK and requires an ambitious, driven and proactive candidate who wants to flourish with a market leader in electrification. Key Duties: Duties to include but not be exclusive to: Building long term relationships with new businesses Increasing business by engaging with new clients across the country Meeting with potential clients to educate them about the various products & services the company supplies Planning business development approach methods Constant engagement with the technical team to understand how the product is evolving Attending consumer events to market the product Key Skills and Experience: 3+ years in a similar role (business development, account management, sales manager etc.) Experience working with electrical hardware/software products (desirable) Experience working with the renewables, solar, EV or green energy markets (desirable) Educated to degree level Ability to work as part of a team or individually to achieve great success for the company If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Rob Johnson on 01384 446 160 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Permanent / Lincolnshire, England

HWRC Waste Monitoring & Security Attendant

Job Title: HWRC Waste Monitoring & Security Attendant Location: Stoke-on-Trent Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Overview: We are currently recruiting for a Waste Monitoring and Security Attendant for our client based in Stoke-on-Trent, the role will be working at our client's household waste recycling centre and will be supporting the site operational teams in delivery of efficient and effective site operations and to maximise the segregation of wastes delivered for recycling through the provision of guidance, direction and information to site users. The role will be directly responsible to the Site Manager and functionally assisting the Site Supervisor. Key Duties: Actively participate in any multi-agency initiatives to raise awareness of any policies, procedures or restrictions that may apply to the site, either to improve the sustainability and environmental outcomes delivered or to prevent unauthorised use. Effectively promote recycling, reuse and waste minimisation initiatives applicable to the site, or as alternatives to site use, as may from time to time be implemented Work collaboratively with the Site Manager and Council Representatives in identifying those who are misusing the site through application of agreed systems for controlling, monitoring and recording actual or potential misuse. Where appropriate, to contribute to, support and apply any prohibitions on site use or access, or any enforcement action taken against individuals who are considered to be in breach of reasonable site rules and procedures. Key Competencies: At least 2 years' experience in a security/Security guarding role. Have a good command of English Language to converse with the general public Ability to enforce Site/Company rules in potentially difficult situations when dealing with members of the public. Confidently able to communicate effectively at all levels with members of the public, team members and management Able to work as an active member of the team in order to create an effective and integrated service that promotes individual contribution and sets high standards Emotional control and have a high degree of honesty and integrity Physically fit and prepared to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions, which includes but is not limited to heavy lifting when assisting the Site Attendants Able to react calmly and logically under pressure or in response to changing circumstances & display a professional attitude at all times. Able to organise workload efficiently and determine priorities. Able to work on own initiative and with minimum supervision as an individual or part of a team Operational / Performance: Apply clearly defined procedures for all operational activities and deliveries to help maintain maximum efficiency of the Site at all times. Maintain a basic knowledge of legislation relating to wastes and recycling and to keep abreast of all operations on site. Ensure that proper direction and guidance is given to all site users to maximise the segregation of recyclable materials into respective containment facilities Communicate and apply site usage rules and restrictions effectively and firmly whilst maintaining a professional manner and the highest levels of courtesy and operational standards at all times. Ensure that, site rules policies or procedures, are followed and routine checks are carried out on vehicles using the site and loads being deposited and with any irregularities being reported to the Site Supervisor and Manager. Verify and validate as required any vehicle permits issued for use of the site together with the monitoring and regulation of access by hired vans To complete any documentation that may be required in relation to wastes delivered to site that may relate to the method or frequency of delivery, mode of transport, nature of wastes and / or location of waste arising's where unauthorised use is identified or suspected Contribute to the resolution of any issues arising during day to day operations which may have an effect upon the quality of service provided and, where necessary, to report such issues or action to the Site Supervisor. Be responsible for any tools or equipment used or issued and to maintain the same in safe and clean condition and report any loss. Build and maintain strong working relationships with all departments and relevant Council representatives. Promptly report any issues concerning staff, premises, members of the public, and any other site users that have the potential to breach any of the Company's wider policies and procedures. Undertake and assist with such other duties as may be required from time to time commensurate with the post, including, if necessary the performance of duties outside of normal working hours. Demonstrate safe working practices in line with the Company's Health and Safety Policy and procedures and to promptly report any safety issues that could affect the safety of the site and staff to the Site Manager Desirable: In possession of a recognised security qualification as recognised by the Security Industry Authority through awarding organisations: BIIAB, City & Guilds, BIIAB, City & Guilds, Edexcel, EDI, Highfield Qualifications, IQ, NOCN, Trident Awards (LASER) If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Permanent / Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

Quality Control Technician

Quality Control Technician - Aerospace Manufacturing - Attractive - Warwickshire A Quality Control Technician is required to join and Innovative Aerospace Manufacturing facility on a Permanent Basis. The successful Quality Control Technician will join the Quality Dept and report to the Quality Cell Leader. The Quality Control Technician will ensure that the manufactured products are compliant with the relevant technical specifications and customer drawings through inspection, non-destructive and mechanical testing and metallographic inspection Responsibilities of the Quality Control Technician To provide technical assistance on metallurgical defects and mechanical test failures Use 8D methodology to problem solve quality issues Analysis of dimensional, mechanical and metallurgical defects To provide detailed Quality Reports and analysis for the Quality Assurance Manager To carry out pre-plate and after plate inspection in accordance with work instructions To carry out Hydrogen and Oxygen analysis in accordance with work instructions To carry out 'final view' inspection, ensuring that all information is correct To check accuracy of information on test reports and Certificates of Conformance's Non-destructive tests to include Magnetic Particle Inspection and Dye Penetrant Inspection Mechanical tests including: tensile, shear, fatigue, stress durability/endurance tests To carry out hardness checks and metallographic inspection on parts To review incoming raw material certificates Quality Control Technicians may also be required to perform internal audits to AS9100 Undertake any other duties/responsibilities as reasonably requested by management Qualifications & Requirements of the Quality Control Technician Effective communication skills and experience within a Quality Control role HNC/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in an Engineering discipline Recognised qualification in Metallurgy or Material Science NDT Knowledge is required for this role Working within a Manufacturing Environment and Fluent in English Experience within a forgings and/or thread rolling Environment Customer focused, initiative, teamwork, transparency, autonomy and hands-on Must have Mechanical testing and Metallographic Inspection Skills The employee should be process driven and able to problem solve Ability to understand technical operations and processes Computer literate with a basic knowledge of Microsoft Office A good understanding of engineering drawings and technical specifications Knowledge and ability to use measuring equipment (e.g. Micrometres, Vernier's) A good understanding of supplier/customer relationships Security Clearance may be required due to the nature of the products being manufactured If you are interested in this Quality Control Technician position, then please apply directly or send a suitable MS Word Format CV directly to my Email at . Alternatively, if you wish to discuss then please contact Peter Heap on my direct line 01384 446102.

Permanent / Warwickshire, England

Control Systems Engineer

Control Systems Engineer - Permanent - Oxfordshire - Attractive A Control Systems Engineer is required within a Market Leading and Advanced Manufacturing Organisation. The Control Systems Engineer will be one of the key players in the design and development of PLC / PC software for machine accessories and current/new equipment/automation. The Control Systems Engineer will have the ability to identify and problem solve issues related to production processes, equipment, and manufacturability. Due to the continued success of this company, a highly technological driven organisation requires a visionary and inspiring Control Systems Engineer for a new permanent role. As the Control Systems Engineer you will be required to: Works in conjunction with mechanical, electrical and automation engineering, and colleagues in Research & Development Development of current machines, and the design of new machines Focus on all aspects of software including development and maintenance Project management with hands-on ownership of all aspects of software developments Detailed design through to final validation Ensure all prototypes are programmed to the correct/desired standard and are validated Assisting the R&D, Service & Support and Manufacturing teams as and when required Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed Occasional travelling may be required for this post The Control Systems Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified in an Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Software Engineering or similar HNC/HND qualified candidates considered with significant practical experience Experience in machine / automation software development Specific experience of working with industrial machinery within a technical environment Multi language PLC / PAC programming capabilities and Experience in HMI design Proficient in software troubleshooting Excellent problem-solving skills and able to work independently Demonstrate excellent organisational, time management and prioritisation skills Ability to work under pressure and to tight timescales Good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels Able to work successfully in a multi-disciplinary project team Creating / participating in FMEAs and Designing Verification Plans Experience of Industry standards would be advantageous, including; Safety of machinery Risk assessment and risk reduction knowledge and knowledge with ISO Standards Proficient in the preparation of all related technical documentation Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon and to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Control Systems Engineer role, please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446102.

Permanent / Oxfordshire, England

Mechanical Fitter

Role: Mechanical Fitter Location: Dudley Salary: £14.31 p/h (3 Month Fixed Term Contract) Shift: 7 Days on, 2 Days off, 3 Days on, 2 Days off Overview: We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Fitter to contribute to the preventative maintenance and defect rectification on all plant and equipment. The role will be providing a mechanical fitting service throughout the Plant while implementing a culture of continuous improvement. The role will be reporting to the Maintenance Manager/Operations Manager. Key Responsibilities: Carry out planned maintenance in accordance with the maintenance schedule and report any irregularities. To maintain and test all mechanical systems. Interact with operations personnel in regards to fault finding, test, modification to process requirements, updating of drawings, and carry out defect rectification in line with the defect reporting system. To carry out isolations as necessary and in conjunction with maintenance/operations requests Implement and monitor a preventative maintenance schedule. Assist in completing the scheduled operations programme for proving plant securities and equipment changeover routines, while ensuring tests are carried out and successful results recorded. Effectively react to changes in circumstances and unplanned emergencies in relation to Plant and equipment. To assist other maintenance personnel as required. Liaise with contractors as the need arises. Working at Height and in confined spaces. Ensure plant cleaning schedules are fulfilled to a satisfactory standard. Report when stock levels are at re-order level for all items of spares and consumables. Health & Safety: Demonstrate safe working practices in line with the Company's Health and Safety procedures/policy and all Company policies. Active involvement in fire drills and evacuation exercises. Reporting to the relevant levels of management any contravention of statutory and Safe working practices, this includes reporting accidents and incidents. Work within the requirements of the Company's Permit to Work (PTW) system. Highlight any necessary changes required within Plant Operating Instructions (POI's), and Risk Assessments. Build and maintain strong working relationships with all departments. The above duties are not exhaustive. The job holder will also be required to carry out other ad hoc duties that are necessary. Competencies: Attention to detail with the ability to effectively interpret data, and knowledge of fault finding. Ability to work under pressure and take on additional duties when required. Ability to work on own initiative. Ability to read technical drawings. City and Guilds Mechanical Engineering. If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Rob Johnson on 01384 446 160 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands

Quality Manager

Quality Manager £Competitive plus benefits Abingdon Energy A Quality Manager is required to define and implement a fit for purpose Quality Management System for the organisation. Candidates with experience of ensuring the promotion and adoption of the quality requirements throughout an engineering organisation, and with suppliers, consultants and contractors would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leading Fusion Energy System Developer based in Abingdon, requires a proactive Quality Manager to be responsible for ensuring the processes needed for quality management are established, implemented and maintained. As a Quality Manager you will be required to: Understand the business needs and requirements to develop effective quality control processes Ensure that Quality is embedded within the organisation and the engineering design Ensure that a document control procedure is adopted to approve, review and update all changes to critical documents Ensure that records are established and maintained to provide evidence that processes are being followed and that there is a system in place for the identification, storage, protection, retrieval, retention time and disposition of such records. Ensure that all suppliers used by the organisation are selected, evaluated and re-evaluated and that records of this assessment are maintained The Quality Manager should have the following skills or experience: Degree qualified, or other equivalent qualification, ideally in an engineering subject Relevant experience of Quality Management within a hi-tech engineering or manufacturing industry A detailed understanding of the design process Quality Management Systems Auditing experience Experience of interfacing with external auditors and regulators This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience if implementing a Quality Management System within an Engineering environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Abingdon based Fusion Energy System Developer will offer you: £Competitive Pension Bonus PHC Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Quality Manager and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Quality Manager role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Health and Safety Manager

Health and Safety Manager £Competitive plus benefits Abingdon Energy A Health and Safety Manager is required to lead the development and implementation of the HSE strategy within a fast-moving organisation developing compact fusion technology. Candidates with experience of working within a hi-tech engineering industry and a tangible knowledge of Health and Safety would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leading Fusion Energy System Developer based in Abingdon, requires a proactive Health and Safety Manager to be responsible for the practical application of health and safety policy on the ground, assisting management, employees and contractors in undertaking the measures needed to comply with requirements of company policy, legislation and/or statutory provisions. As a Health and Safety Manager you will be required to: Work with senior management to develop the company health and safety strategy, policy and procedures Prepare health and safety strategies and develop internal policy Lead Health and Safety communication and safety culture development process Lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks Provide expert advice on topics including: Risk assessment, fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational health issues Develop safe operational procedures which identify and take account of all relevant hazards Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented and develop a framework for management to do the same Produce management reports on communication, culture, practices, performance, improvement & legislation The Health and Safety Manager should have the following skills or experience: IOSH is a minimum requirement and NEBOSH is desirable Proven experience of Health and Safety Management within an engineering environment Ability to engage, coach and mentor other members of staff An understanding of radiological HSE issues would be beneficial This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience of working in a fast-moving development environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Abingdon based Fusion Energy System Developer will offer you: £Competitive Pension Bonus PHC Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Health and Safety Manager and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Health and Safety Manager role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Technical Buyer

Technical Buyer £Competitive plus benefits Abingdon Energy A Technical Buyer is required for the procurement of a range of complex mechanical, machined, sub-contract manufactured and electrical components. Candidates with significant experience in an Engineering purchasing role with demonstrable delivery of strategic initiatives would be well received. Due to increased workloads this company, a leading Fusion Energy System Developer based in Abingdon, requires a proactive Technical Buyer to be responsible for developing a robust, sustainable Supply Partner Chain committed and capable of supporting our ambition to commercialise Fusion Energy. As a Technical Buyer you will be required to: End to end purchasing process for all Technical/ Engineering requirements Impart technical / commercial knowledge to the business developing awareness, and implementation of supply chain processes Balance both tactical and strategic initiatives to ensure our ambitious targets are achieved Ensure continuous supply of goods, communicate any supply issues which may pose a risk or impact business projects Negotiate framework contracts, improved prices and terms of business with suppliers Review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods. The Technical Buyer should have the following skills or experience: Ideally degree qualified, or other equivalent qualification, ideally in an engineering or procurement subject Significant experience in an engineering purchasing role with demonstrable delivery of strategic initiatives Ability to read and interpret technical drawings Competent user of ERP systems Able to follow BOM structures (Microsoft Dynamics NAV/ Teamcentre) Analytical, numerically astute with good problem identification and solution abilities This is an excellent opportunity for anyone that is commercially and financially aware and that has a keen attention to detail and accuracy to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Abingdon based Fusion Energy System Developer will offer you: £Competitive Pension Bonus PHC Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Technical Buyer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Technical Buyer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Permanent / Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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