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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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Quality Engineers

Quality Engineer Medical Devices – Cambridge Excellent salary and strong benefits An established Medical Devices company, based in Cambridge, are currently looking for a skilled Quality Engineer to help with the continued development of their quality management systems (QMS), CAPA procedures and customer complaints procedures. We are looking for someone to cover a few areas as you will need to be flexible with your daily workload. You will work within an established Quality Assurance team and gain valuable knowledge in areas you may not be so strong in. It is essential that your background has been in Quality Engineering rather something more paperwork based. Ideally, your exposure will be within the Medical Devices sector to ISO 13485 standards, however if you have been in another highly complex and regulated environment with excellent CAPA and customer complaints experience we would still be keen to hear from you. If you have ever worked to EN 60601 standards, this would be highly advantageous, if you have not you will be trained in this area. Their product will be sold worldwide, so apart from CE Marking, if you have knowledge in other countries this would be very useful. Especially North America and Europe. The technology, that is still being developed, is a highly complex medical device with the chance of changing the whole sector. It is truly an exciting time to join this company. This company have a passion for developing their people's skills and careers, so continual training and development will be on offer for the right person. It is expected that you would hold a degree within an engineering, electronics, bio medical of life sciences field. However, actual industry experience is more important. Apart from working on cutting edge technologies and career development, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary, benefits package, pension scheme and get to work in a people friendly environment. 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 / Cambridge

Senior Electronics Buyer

Senior Electronics Buyer Medical (Manufacturing) Cambridge Attractive Salary & Benefits Package An experienced Buyer with experience of procuring electronic components is required by one of the UK’s most exciting companies to be joining right now. The scale of ambition to build a world-class medical devices company in Cambridge is matched only by the breathtaking innovation that underpins the next generation of surgical robot. An award-winning company that plans to significantly disrupt the way surgery is performed for the benefit of millions of patients all around the world. The Role We are looking for an experienced Senior Buyer who has a proven track record of working with a global supply chain, ensuring best value performance and best in class supply. The Responsibilities As Senior Electronics Buyer, your key responsibilities will involve: Organising and leading meetings both internally and externally with suppliers in remit Monitoring of supplier performance and feedback performance for continuous supplier improvement Build and maintain effective working relationships with critical and key suppliers within assigned material category Take ownership for daily activities in respect of suppliers within remit, placing PO’s, expediting and general performance Proactively communicate design changes to supply base and agree implementation and timescales accordingly Preparation and communication of build data packs, BOM’s, Drawings & work instructions to suppliers Visiting suppliers as part of a multifunctional team, to support the application of new designs or problem resolution Supporting with the development of ERP system against Procurement requirements Source new and alternative sources as necessary following new supplier guidelines About you A natural communicator hopefully goes without saying, but in addition we’d like you to have: Strong organisation and negotiation skills Degree qualified in a relevant discipline Additional professions qualifications highly desirable (CIPS) A self-motivated and customer focused approach A flexible, responsive approach and mindset to work productively in a busy environment Proven decision-making experience Experienced Purchasing background in relevant discipline or industry A good understanding of technical terms with respect to Mechanical and Electronic materials, to enable confident communication with suppliers and internal engineering A genuine desire to help and support team members so that we can all achieve our best In return for your extensive technical procurement skills and experience, we offer a competitive salary and a great benefits package (including non-contributory pension scheme, cycle-to-work scheme, life assurance, and our infamous monthly BBQs). On top of that, you’ll be joining a company with a fabulous culture of ambition, creativity and teamwork, and where fun is just as valued as our commitment to make surgery better for millions of people. Interested? Please forward your CV as soon as possible. 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 / Cambridge

Senior Technical Buyer

Senior Technical Buyer Medical (Manufacturing) Cambridge Attractive Salary & Benefits Package A Senior Technical Buyer is required by one of the UK's most exciting companies to be joining right now. The scale of ambition to build a world-class medical devices company in Cambridge is matched only by the breathtaking innovation that underpins the next generation of surgical robot. An award-winning company that plans to significantly disrupt the way surgery is performed for the benefit of millions of patients all around the world. The Role We are looking for an experienced Senior Technical Buyer who has a proven track record of working with a global supply chain, ensuring best value performance and best in class supply. The Responsibilities As Senior Technical Buyer, your key responsibilities will involve: Organising and leading meetings both internally and externally with suppliers in remit Monitoring of supplier performance and feedback performance for continuous supplier improvement Build and maintain effective working relationships with critical and key suppliers within assigned material category Take ownership for daily activities in respect of suppliers within remit, placing PO's, expediting and general performance Proactively communicate design changes to supply base and agree implementation and timescales accordingly Preparation and communication of build data packs, BOM's, Drawings & work instructions to suppliers Visiting suppliers as part of a multifunctional team, to support the application of new designs or problem resolution Supporting with the development of ERP system against Procurement requirements Source new and alternative sources as necessary following new supplier guidelines About you A natural communicator hopefully goes without saying, but in addition we'd like you to have: Strong organisation and negotiation skills Degree qualified in a relevant discipline Additional professions qualifications highly desirable (CIPS) A self-motivated and customer focused approach A flexible, responsive approach and mindset to work productively in a busy environment Proven decision-making experience Experienced Purchasing background in relevant discipline or industry A good understanding of technical terms with respect to Mechanical and/or Electronic materials, to enable confident communication with suppliers and internal engineering A genuine desire to help and support team members so that we can all achieve our best In return for your extensive technical procurement skills and experience, we offer a competitive salary and a great benefits package (including non-contributory pension scheme, cycle-to-work scheme, life assurance, and our infamous monthly BBQs). On top of that, you'll be joining a company with a fabulous culture of ambition, creativity and teamwork, and where fun is just as valued as our commitment to make surgery better for millions of people. Interested? Please forward your CV as soon as possible.

Permanent / Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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  • I would like to thank Jonathan Lee Recruitment for their patience and professionalism in helping me secure my new role. They supported me throughout my application and even coached me before my interviews. I even had good luck messages before my initial interview. They kept me well informed, returned all my calls and sought positive outcomes when required. I would not hesitate to recommend the team at Jonathan Lee Recruitment to anyone looking for a job.

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  • I was contacted Jonathan Lee Recruitment, who guided me through the labyrinth of modern day recruitment. Keeping me fully informed and allaying my fears at every step of the process. Working with me to ensure I was fully prepared for every new encounter. The only company I found to give such a “full on” supporting role. Thanks to Jonathan Lee Recruitment. I was offered the role within 2 months of my initial application and will be continuing my career soon.

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  • Since my first contact through to successfully securing a position via Jonathan Lee Recruitment, you have been really professional and understanding to my situation and tried to help me as much as possible. I have had a really good experience with Jonathan Lee Recruitment because of the work you have done on my behalf and I have no hesitation in recommending yourselves to my friends and colleagues. Thank You!

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