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engineering and manufacturing  recruitment experts, since 1978

medical device engineering recruitment

The first choice for clients and candidates, Jonathan Lee Recruitment has been delivering best-in-class recruitment to the engineering and manufacturing industry for over 40 years including the medical device industry.

Our specialist recruiters offer clients a unique level of expertise in contract and permanent recruitment across engineering, technical, supply chain, sales and commercial roles, over all medical device disciplines across industries that include:

Class I Medical Devices – Class II Medical Devices – Class III Medical Devices

Working in partnership with our clients, who range from prestigious global medical and pharmaceutical companies through to SMEs, we’re committed to a culture of continuous improvement, providing clients with a world-class recruitment service to keep us at the forefront of industry change.

As many of our consultants come from engineering backgrounds we pride ourselves on our in-depth understanding of the skills, experience and personal attributes required for specialist roles. 

Our medical device roles are of a confidential nature. For a full disclosure of these roles contact our medical device recruitment specialist Scott McIntee on 01384 446180.

ISO 9001:2008 and REC accredited.​

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Electrical Production Engineer

Electrical Production Engineer - Permanent - Manufacturing - West Midlands An Electrical Production Engineer is required to join a leading Control Systems Manufacturing Company on Permanent basis that specialises in products primarily for the Electrical and Electronic industry. The Electrical Production Engineer will be working with electrical control systems and associated ancillary equipment products. The Electrical Production Engineer will assist to ensure products are manufactured to the customer requirements/specification. The Electrical Production Engineer duties will include generating Bills of Materials, internal manufacturing drawings and test processes Responsibilities and Accountabilities of the Electrical Production Engineer Preparation and management of Bill of Materials to provide accurate date for procurement Preparation and management of manufacturing documentation and technical documents Working with procurement and manufacturing to ensure needs are understood Work within the New Product Introduction process and participating in design reviews Participate in project meetings and customer meetings as required Provide technical support to other departments as required Understand and apply relevant design, regulatory and industrial standards Operate in accordance to ISO 9001 and strict industry standards Requirements, Experience and Skills of the Electrical Production Engineer HNC/ONC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent industrial experience Experience in a similar role with the Ability to multi-task, plan accurately & follow plans Deliver on time and against KPI deadlines Effective communication skills within the company, the supplier base and customers Experience of design for manufacture (DFM) & a background in a production environment Preferred Experience in AutoCAD, E-Plan, Pro-E and Corel Draw Ability to program PLC's, for automated testing Ability and experience to help manage a design team Knowledge and experience in design to Strict Industry Standards Experience of Control Panels design and assembly Experience of producing quotation and estimates If interested in these Electrical Production Engineer roles, then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review. or call my direct line on 01384 446102.

Permanent / West Midlands, England

Sales Engineer

Sales Engineer (Export) - Dudley - Material Testing - £30,000 to £40,000 p.a A Sales Engineer is required to join a well established manufacturer and international supplier of material testing equipment. As the Sales Engineer (Export) you will require the following skills and experiences; Considerable overseas selling experience Experience dealing with overseas agents Experience within a laboratory or testing background involved in calibration would be an advantage Effective communicator at all levels with excellent interpersonal, presentation and influencing skills HNC/D or Degree in Mechanical or Material Science Engineering would be an advantage As the Sales Engineer (Export) your responsibilities will include; Develop and maintain customer relationships via our network of international sales and service partners. Set up, train and manage overseas agents. Provide effective sales forecasts identifying opportunities and developing sales potentials. Develop existing and new business. To contribute to overall development of the company's business strategy and objectives. Prepare quotation, perform pre-tests and general day to day communications with our international partners If you are interested in this exciting new Sales Engineer opportunity please click on the link to apply.

Permanent / Dudley, West Midlands

Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter - Special Purpose Machinery

A Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter with experience of assembling complex special purpose machinery is required for an established manufacturer of robotics and automated solutions. The role of Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter includes the following: Working to an engineering drawing to build unique equipment, incorporating robots, pneumatics, motors, sensors, actuators, conveyors and positioning systems. Basic machine wiring connecting the control panel to the various machine parts schematic. General bench working is required to cut profile, tap holes and make minor adjustments to parts to make them fit. Escalate issues with design at the earliest stage possible to ensure a prompt resolution. The suitable candidate for Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter will need to possess the following skills and experience: General bench working skills able to manufacture simple brackets. Able to read a mechanical drawing and pneumatic diagram. Wiring and fitting of sensors and stepper motors. Technical qualifications are not essential. If you have the required skills and experience for this role of Multi-Skilled Machine Tool Fitter then please click on the link to apply. In return for your experience we can offer an attractive salary working for a leading manufacturer of robotics and automated systems.

Permanent / Farnborough, Hampshire

Manufacturing Shift Leader

My client are a global medical device manufacturer based in the Bridgend area. Due to continued growth they are seeking a Manufacturing Shift Leader responsible for assisting in the management and coordination of all aspects of a manufacturing business unit on a shift basis, including adhering to established quality, production, and regulatory standards, staffing, production output, costs and customer order fill rates. Principal Duties and Responsibilities Adheres to and is in compliance with all safety procedures and practices. Immediately reports any safety concerns or violations to management. Is proactive in identifying areas for improvement. Learns and applies concepts of lean manufacturing as applied to assigned area. Helps complete visual management (SQDP) tools as directed. Adheres to the 6S requirements of assigned area and is responsible for regular audits. Acquires and understands hour by hour chart for the particular cell. Participates in process improvement activity with other members of the business unit, enforces lean practices and sustainability and ensures standards are maintained, including adherence to 6S standards, SQDP board information accuracy and value, visual management, quality KPI's and first pass yield performance. Consistently achieves individual production output targets and productivity objectives. Drives root cause and corrective action within the BU for issues affecting performance. Is able to identify problems and escalate them to the appropriate member of the business unit team or support function. Education/Experience Requirements Ability to develop effective and positive professional relationships with internal and external customers. Ability to organise information and resources effectively, prioritising tasks according to their urgency and importance and where necessary providing leadership in balance with, and in the occasional absence of, the production supervisor. Demonstrable experience with a combination of track record and continued personal development and education is essential. This will ideally have been attained in medium to large manufacturing/engineering facilities. Experience of working with continuous improvement tools and techniques coupled with the above is important, these to include 5S, CAPA, RCA, VoE and TPS. Knowledge of engineering processes including CNC operations including milling, turning and grinding is preferred; additionally some knowledge of robotics, coatings and packaging would be advantageous.Experience of audits and the strict regulatory requirements associated with medical device manufacture (e.g. process control, sterile packaging, clean room environment and general GMP procedures) are desirable. You are currently likely to be working as a Manufacturing Manager, Production Manager, Shift Manager or Operations Manager. Shift pattern is 6 am to 6 pm 4 days on 4 days off and then 6 pm to 6 am rotating. Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this attractive Manufacturing Manager role.

Permanent / Bridgend, Wales


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