Senior or Principal Engineer


Attractive + Benefits


Sector: Aerospace
Function: Maintenance & Facilities
Contact: Chris Mead
Phone: 01384446128
Job Ref: 66242

Job details

Do you have mechanical or electrical engineering experience, and are you seeking a new job in Bedfordshire? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is looking for a full-time Senior or Principal Engineer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As a Senior or Principal Engineer, you will work alongside dynamic and multi-disciplinary teams among technical experts, acting as technical lead for procuring new solutions. You will be working across various projects, including plant and equipment repair and refurbishment, process improvement and new equipment, across a broad range of industrial plants and machinery.

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do:

  • Work with rotating machines and associated drives ranging from a few kilowatts to 17MW
  • Work with hydraulic systems, including hydraulic power units, circuits, and actuators
  • Work with pneumatic systems, including air compressors (ranging from 7 bar to 250 bar)
  • Oversee cooling systems, including water pumps, heat exchangers, evaporative cooling towers and chillers
  • Work with instrumentation, data acquisition, and signal conditioning.


To apply for this Senior or Principal Engineer role, you will need a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and a minimum of 5-10 years of relevant industrial experience. You will also require the following:


  • Knowledge of electrical and mechanical engineering procedures, including application of change management and approval, version control and testing processes
  • Knowledge of subcontract management, including requirements specification, technical monitoring, acceptance testing and commissioning
  • Demonstrable experience in complying with relevant legislation and standards.

You must also meet the requirements for UK Security Clearance including the last 5 years residency in the UK 


In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you'll receive a generous salary and benefits package, including pension scheme, employee assistance programme and private health insurance.


If this full-time Senior or Principal Engineer job in Bedfordshire motivates and inspires you, please contact Chris Mead, 01384 446128 , Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. We'd love to help you get your next role.

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.


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Chris Mead

Associate Director – Energy

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