Avionics Technician - Attractive - Permanent - West Wales An Aircraft (Avionics) Technician is required to join a market leading Innovative Defence Systems Company. The Aircraft (Avionics) Technician will provide support for the Ground Control Station (GCS) and Aircraft Platform. The Aircraft (Avionics) Technician will carry out maintenance and engineering activity in accordance with the relevant Maintenance Manuals and Engineering Technical Instructions. The Aircraft (Avionics) Technician will assist in preparing the system for flight, maintain, troubleshoot and rectify avionics systems and to operate as a flight line Avionics Technician within the flight line team. Aircraft (Avionics) Technician - Key Responsibilities Maintenance of avionics and electronic components of an Aircraft system Preparation of airfield for launch and recovery Pre and post flight routine checks on the aircraft components Provide technical liaison, advice, support and assistance as required Manage and carry out all regular maintenance and long-term storage tasks Maintain and repair the training facilities and platform Perform electrical tests using relevant Test Equipment Avionics tasks Inc: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Replacement and Calibration Replacement of faulty components Technical Skills and Experience for Aircraft (Avionics) Technician Qualified Avionics Technician Familiar with air, aviation and ISTAR operations preferred Mentally and physically fit and robust individual who is highly Self-motivated with the ability to work in physically arduous conditions Excellent communication skills, both written and oral Experience with avionics, electronics and communications equipment First and second line (forward and depth) maintenance experience Sound working knowledge of military and Air Publications Experienced in airfield, flight line and runway operations Capability to operate as part of small team Flexible approach to duties and responsibilities Good team player with the ability to develop strong working relationships Able to communicate clearly by voice, phone and radio Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office packages Previous military aviation experience OR previous civilian aircraft and airfield experience in avionics and aircraft dispatch/receipt **Security Clearance will be required for this role and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Aircraft (Avionics) Technician, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV's toPermanent / Wales, Wales
Design Engineer - Aerospace & Defence - Permanent - Berkshire A Design Engineer is required to join an established company with a good reputation in the Aerospace and Defence sectors. The successful Design Engineer will report directly to the Senior Design Engineer and they will be a key contributor to the design and development of complex systems employed on military and commercial aircraft safety critical systems. The Design Engineer will operate as part of a team to design and develop Electro-Mechanical Systems within the organisation. The Design Engineer will assist with new concepts and methods of manufacture, work to required technical specifications, timescales and cost. Responsibilities of the Design Engineer Undertake detailed design work on new and existing products To oversee the new products from quotation through to delivery To maintain appropriate design data, design records and test information To maintain standards and specifications issued by standard bodies, ie ISO To assist and support the Sales Team through responding to and visiting customers Create detail drawings of designs, using the CAD systems Create and maintain bills of materials and outline process detail on the MRP Modification of drawings on CAD in accordance with change request/approval system To discuss project and design requirements with customers and suppliers as necessary Experience and Qualifications Required for the Design Engineer Mechanical Engineering (ONC/D, HNC/D, Degree or similar) is required Experience in a design/manufacturing facility Conversant with Creo or a similar CAD package Working knowledge of DFM/DFA and a good understanding of GD&T 3D CAD design and technical drawing experience required Knowledge of modern manufacturing methods is required Project management experience is desirable MRP experience in creating reviewing and updating BOMs is desirable Experience working in an engineering environment The position may require occasional travel both in the UK and overseas A full UK driving licence This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of CAD Design and Electro-Mechanical Systems to develop your career. Security Clearance may be required for this role due to the nature of the Industry If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Design Engineer, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV'sPermanent / Berkshire, England
Warehouse Operative/Driver - Doncaster We are looking for a Warehouse Operative and Driver for a third-party logistics (3PL) company, at their new facility in Doncaster for the 6-2 shift. The Warehouse Operative and Driver will be responsible for the efficient running of the operation of parts storage and picking, ensuring best practice is followed at all times. They will also be involved in the collection and delivery of parts. The ideal candidate will: Demonstrate their attitude and ability to excel at ensuring the end clients targets and standards are met or exceeded. Ensure that all Quality and Health and Safety standards are adhered to. To ensure that all stock (Engineering parts) is moved using correct Manual Handling procedures. To ensure that all documentation and information is handled and completed as required. Will work Monday to Friday. Support & be part of "On call" (1 weekend in 4) service for "Out of Hours" operational demands received from the client. Assist in covering other shifts in cases of sickness and holidays(shift allowance then applicable). Experience: Prior Logistics / Warehouse experience (ideally in a 3PL environment). Proficient at using appropriate warehouse / logistics systems. FLTD experience. Customer facing experience - preferred. Must have clean Driving Licence - ESSENTIAL The Shift is: 6.00am to 2.30pm Benefits: Salary - negotiable dependent upon experience Overtime On call payment per weekend (1 in 4) If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience and wish to apply please send a brief copy of your CV and a covering letter, outlining your suitability for the role, please send your CV to Philip Delaloye on or call on 01384446192Permanent / Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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
Senior Safety RMS Engineer - Gloucestershire - Permanent - Aero + Defence A Senior Safety RMS Engineer is required to join an innovative Aero + Defence Systems company on Permanent basis that specialises in advanced products primarily for the Defence and Aerospace industry. The Senior Safety RMS Engineer will report directly to the Safety RMS Manager and provide technical expertise to support the optimisation of systems and equipment reliability, maintainability and safety parameters. The Senior Safety RMS Engineer will proactively influence the development of products to ensure Safety, reliability, Testability and that the R&M principles are implemented and integrated. Responsibilities of the Senior Safety RMS Engineer Take a lead role in developing the technical capability of the RM&S department Understand and apply the principles of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability and Testability Identify and analyse Safety, Reliability, Testability, R&M requirements from customers Generation of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability, Testability and Supportability plans Safety and Reliability & Maintainability analysis including reliability prediction FMECA and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) as part of the design and development Provide guidance for design for safety, reliability, maintainability and testability Influence the design and development of engineering solutions Conduct and co-ordinate Safety, R&M and Supportability reviews Identify and agree Safety and Supportability requirements from international legislation Technical Requirements of the Senior Safety RMS Engineer Good knowledge of standards and directives such as MIL-STD's, ARP4761 & 4754 Degree or HNC educated in an engineering or science discipline A background in electronics would be a distinct advantage Some experience of Mechanical Engineering Development Understanding of product development lifecycle and associated requirements Understands the importance of delivery performance to cost and schedule Experience and understanding of product development practices and Quality standards Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications Knowledge of Training, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) & Logistic Support Analysis Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications Experience of identifying Programme and Customer Related Supportability requirements Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the nature of the products involved. If interested in this Senior Safety RMS Engineer then please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment by calling my direct line on +44(0)1384 446102 or apply directly. Alternatively, please send suitable MS Word Format CV's directly to this Email for review.Permanent / Gloucestershire, England
Design Engineer - Gloucester - Defence Systems - Permanent - Attractive A Design Engineer is required to join the Engineering Team within a market leading Innovative Technology Company that specialise Communication Systems for Military and Government Organisations. The successful Design Engineer will design and detail mechanical solutions in line with Product Design Specifications and relevant standards, complete cable drawings, compiling BoM's, assist with prototype build tasks. The Design Engineer will document the design information for formal release to manufacture. The Design Engineer will support the Production and Sales teams as products progress through all stages of the development and production process life-cycle. Design Engineer - Key Responsibilities Create mechanical design solutions to comply with the Product Design Specifications. Create cable drawings and Create/Manage Product, Cable & PCB BOM's. Produce accurate product build documentation. Produce concept renders in support of quotations for sales. Assist with validation testing of developed products. Actively support the company Engineering Change Request procedures. Ensure work is carried out in accordance with company, customer and BS standards. Carry out Continuous Improvement activities within the business. Technical Skills and Experience required for the Design Engineer HNC in Mechanical Engineering and Experience in designing and drafting. Knowledge of 3D and 2D CAD tools, preferably Solidworks & AutoCAD. A strong understanding of manufacturing processes. Experience designing electro-mechanical enclosures, sheet metal & machined components. An appreciation of documented quality standards and systems. Effective communication skills and a good attention to detail. Able to produce drawings and design documentation with a "right first time" attitude. Basic understanding of UK & US Military EMC and Environmental Test Standards. Occasional travel to Customers. **Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the sensitive nature of the products and therefore only applications from candidates able to obtain this will be considered** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Design Engineer then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446102 or Email suitable MS Word CV's toPermanent / Gloucestershire, England
Managing Director - UK Multi-site Salary up to £100,000 (Doe) + full benefits package Location: Milton Keynes, Cambridge, London An experienced Managing Director is required for a global Engineering and Manufacturing business that is a full-service provider of specialist metal processing equipment. As a multi-site operation in the UK with engineering, manufacturing, and sales functions the are now looking to recruit a Managing Director that can work across these sites. Reporting into a European Group VP you will have full P&L, operational, commercial and strategic responsibility for this growing business. As a company with a strong brand identity they are continuously looking to develop new products and services and the UK has real growth potential. Ideally you will be working within an SME manufacturing or engineering business involved in the supply of special purpose equipment and services. This role will require frequent travel in the UK to visit customers/suppliers and to the parent group HQ in Europe. To be considered for this Managing Director position you must have or be: Working as a Managing Director within an Engineering or Manufacturing based business supplying products or services into the UK infrastructure sector. Experience of cross selling products & services and developing new revenue streams in line with group strategy. Excellent HR and people management skills, a proven leader who can manage change and deliver organisational growth A solid understanding of modern manufacturing, continuous improvement and problem-solving techniques Commercially aware and financially astute, having held responsibility for P&L, cashflow management, budgets and forecasts and with a full understanding of public and private competitive tendering and bid management. Strong project management skills, with the ability to deal with suppliers and customers to ensure the highest levels of customer service and delivery are achieved Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and presentation, able to create ownership and build robust working relationships with key stakeholders internally & externally with customers. Develop solution selling and a true collaborative consultancy approach to new business development. This will be an interesting and challenging opportunity to take full responsibility for an established and well-respected business as Managing Director for the UK Operation. A strong background in Manufacturing & Engineering is required, supported by post graduate qualifications in Leadership & Management, Finance or an MBA. The position will require a great deal of energy, a hands on practical approach and a real desire to deliver exceptional levels of customer service.Permanent / Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Summary Panel: CNC Miller £25,308 - £27,544 (Plus Overtime and shift allowances) Sheffield Rail/Heavy Engineering A CNC miller is required with knowledge of Milling and large component sizes. Candidates with experience of the rail or other heavy engineering industries would be well received. Due to company growth this company, requires a skilled machinist with mainly setting experience for a new permanent role. As a CNC miller you will be required to: Follow process instructions on route cards and technical drawings. Ensure the correct programs are loaded and all data is correct for the machining process ahead. Work as part of a cohesive team liaising with colleagues to increase productivity. Follow strict safety and quality procedures implemented by the company (ISO 9011). Check all tooling is correct and in full working condition always. Follow strict PPE guidelines at all times while working. Any applicants should have the following skills or experience: Be confident to edit, set and operate large scale milling machines to tolerances. Self-check work using head measurement devices correctly and accurately. Trained in the use of overhead cranes (desirable). Siemens trained (desirable). Operate numerous machines at one time, maximising machine working time. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Milling and are looking to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Sheffield-based rail company will offer you: £25,308 - £27,544 Benefits Overtime paid at either 16.3% or 30.62% dependent on shift pattern. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of milling and large scale components and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the CNC Miller role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195Permanent / Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Chief Systems Engineer - Nottinghamshire - Aerospace - Permanent A Chief Systems Engineer is required to join the Engineering Team within a market leading innovative and large Electronic Systems company and the successful Chief Systems Engineer will report directly to the VP of Technology. This is a role in an Advanced Technology Centre in Nottinghamshire. The Chief Systems Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of the design/development of advanced power systems used in a wide variety of Aerospace Power Converters, this role offers the successful Chief Systems Engineer the opportunity to be part of an exciting new team servicing top tier customers. The ideal Chief Systems Engineer candidate will have the potential to grow and progress within the organisation. Chief Systems Engineer - Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities Mentor and motivate all technical staff Primary technical interface with customers / prospective customers Strong relationship with customers, suppliers and academia and to join trade associations Responsible for all quality aspect and regulatory compliance of products Technical proposal editing and final approval and Chairman of all design reviews Creation of high-level work packages and to seek agreements with engineering management Support the engineering manager with recruitment of technical staff Final approval of all qualification test plans, procedures and test results Responsible for quality control checks, Engineering integrity & signatory of all design manuals Technical leadership of all aspect of power converters. Electrical, mechanical, and environmental Chair Person of product integrity meetings Knowledge of Safety Critical industry standards such as DO-160, DO-178, DO-254 etc Responsive team leader; Provide well thought out responses to engineering questions and requests Providing supportive advice, coaching and mentoring technicians and junior engineers Co-responsible with the engineering manager for the review of the skills matrix Capable of performing any mechanical engineering task when required Technical Skills and Experience Required for Chief Systems Engineer Advanced knowledge of power converters and their use in Aerospace applications Advanced knowledge of multiple topologies Simulation Modelling Experience (Preferred; SABER) Mathematical modelling (Preferred; MATHCAD) Schematic Capture Experience (Preferred; Altium) Development Testing Experience and VB/VBA Knowledge Requirements Analysis skills and General Production Knowledge Capable of developing as a leader as well as developing others to improve levels of performance Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a collaborative working style Able to deal with conflicting demands for limited resources, removing obstacles that stand in the way Thrives when working as part of a team & a clear and concise communicator of Technical Information Excellent Presentation Skills and a Quality Focused Attitude Strong Team Player and able to undertake occasional travel both in the UK and Overseas **Due to the products being developed - Security Clearance (SC) restrictions will apply** If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Chief Systems Engineer, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line +44 (0) 1384 446102 or email suitable MS Word Format CV's toPermanent / Nottinghamshire, England
Sales Engineer - Rolling Stock - London An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales Engineer - Rolling Stock, to join a major European Railway company that is experiencing great sales growth and has created this new role to assist the team with that growth and a view to the future. The Sales Engineer will be working with Train Builders, Train Operating Companies, Metro's, Rolling Stock Maintainers and Refurbishing companies. Based in London, but dealing with clients within the UK, as well as occasionally visiting suppliers and the Head Office in France. This is a great opportunity to get involved in Sales and Engineering in the Rail Industry. The Sales Engineer will act as an intermediary between UK clients, head office in France and other French sub-contractors. Initially involved with quotes and proposals, will eventually be involved in sales related engineering research projects and detailed technical issues. The Sales Engineer will: - Write quotes and proposals in response to Client requirements. Visit Clients in the UK with occasional trips to France. Progress and project manage delivery of product to clients in time and in full. Handle commercial aspects of the sales and project. Carry out Engineering research projects and on Rolling Stock and handle technical issues. Carry out Market Research in the UK and Ireland about Railway and Rail Rolling Stock companies to support the sales team. Produce accurate and detailed documentation - both in English and French. Qualifications, Skills and Experience required. Degree qualified in an Engineering related subject or appropriately experienced. Experienced in Rolling Stock within the railway industry. Previously experienced in producing detailed commercial or technical reports or documentation. Good interpersonal skills as dealing with clients and suppliers. Able to speak French desirable but not essential. Benefits Salary negotiable dependent upon experience. 25 days holiday per year plus 8 days statutory Company pension scheme Life Assurance x3 salary Healthcare If you are interested in this role please forward your CV and contact details to Philip Delaloye at or for more details call 01384446192.Permanent / London, England
Summary Panel: Job title: Process Engineer Salary Range: competitive Location: Coventry Industry/ Strapline: Aerospace/manufacturing/engineering/assembly A Process Engineer is required with knowledge of machining or assembly. Candidates with experience of the aerospace/general engineering industries would be well received. Due to a vacancy within the company, a Coventry based company requires two experienced process engineers with machining and assembly experience for two vacancies within the company. As a process engineer you will be required to: You will be required to work closely with Engineering and Manufacturing teams to influence the design for manufacture on existing products and NPI. Motivating, Training, Development and Leadership of the manufacturing team. Work on NPI Projects with limited time scales and implement new product technology. Knowledge of machining/assembling small and large components. The Process Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Solidworks or other CAD experience (essential for both roles) EdgeCam or other CAM experience (essential for machining role only) Supporting Capex projects Ability to develop a workforce, implementing new practices with a friendly demeanour able to maintain an effective workforce. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of machining or assembly to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Coventry-based manufacturing company will offer you: A highly competitive salary 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) 3x Death in Service 3% company pension Working hours are 7:30 to 16:00 Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of CAD and CAM and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Process Engineer role, please contact Ryan North at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446195.Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands
Job title: Cost Engineer Salary Range: £45000 - £50000 Location: Melksham Leading global manufacturer of rail systems. A Cost Engineer is required to assist in component, system manufacturing cost reduction and transparency activities with knowledge of, and lead 'should cost' and cost data base creation. Candidates with experience of the Rail industry would be well received. Due to business requirements, this new position within a leading manufacturer of rail systems based in Melksham requires an accomplished and meticulous Cost Engineer with manufacturing and engineering experience. As a Cost Engineer, you will be required to: Successfully challenge suppliers on manufacturing processes and associated costs. Contribute in cost base negotiations and savings potential. Creation and maintenance of a cost and know how database. Understand purchased items cost structures. The Cost Engineer should have the following skills or experience: Relevant degree or master's degree. Minimum 3-5 years in manufacturing cost calculation and reduction. Rail industry or similar manufacturing/engineering environment. Machining and fabrication processes. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of costing manufacturing processes. In return for your experience, this Melksham based rail industry company will offer you: Salary £45000 to £50000 per annum Competitive benefits. Varied and challenging role. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience and knowledge of Engineering and manufacturing process particularly, machining and fabrication and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Cost Engineer role, please contact Paul Broadhead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 155.Permanent / Melksham, Wiltshire
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