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Lee-Dickens is passionate about innovating solutions for industry. It is a manufacturing company with employees working in all manner of clerical, sales, technical and commercial fields.

Every employee makes a valuable contribution to our business, and we encourage our staff to adopt new skills and evolve with us.  Because of the relaxed environment and rewarding work we are proud that most of our employees have been with the company for well in excess of 10 years, and many for more than 30 years! 

We are going through a period of growth and will be looking to fill a few positions in the coming months, so please keep an eye on new positions that we will be advertising.

Technician

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Full/Part Time: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £20k-£27k per year

Hours: 40 hours flexitime. Monday to Friday, sometimes weekend working and overnight stays needed.

Responsibilities:

We need a self-motivated Technician to assist our small team of project engineers designing, installing and maintaining telemetry systems.

You will be expected to meet customers so must be personable and well-mannered with good communication skills. The job involves working from our offices and also inside and outside at sites around the UK. Some international travel is also likely from time to time.

Requirements:

We are looking for adaptable candidates with a can-do attitude and eagerness to learn. We encourage our team to adopt problems, and to evolve. Good opportunities to progress.

Suitable Skills & Experience:

  • Working with hand-tools and power tools.
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Excel and Outlook.
  • Valid full clean Driving Licence. Candidate may be required to drive a van.
  • Experience with Simple Electronics or IT skills would be desirable but not essential.

Project Engineer

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Full/Part Time: Full Time

Salary: TBD

Hours: 00 Hours p/w

Responsibilities:

  • To liaise and progress work associated with our UK and overseas military and key customers
  • To progress Technical Queries and Drawing Alteration Requests within our organization and at our customer’s premises
  • To assist management in the preparation work associated with quotations and gaining new orders from our key customers
  • To liaise with other departments throughout the company to ensure a “joined-up” approach to the work
  • To assist the quality department in fulfilling their requirements to our military customers
  • To assist the various departments within the company in any other project related work as required by management

Requirements:

  • Full clean license and no outstanding criminal records as you will be subjected to a basic security vetting when you join the company
  • Based at our offices in Northamptonshire, the job will entail frequent customer contact and occasional visits to Commercial and Military establishments.
  • Most work will be computer based and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential
  • Some working knowledge of Microsoft Office Projects and a desktop publishing package would be very beneficial
  • As we are an electronics company, a basic knowledge of the terminology surrounding this industry would be beneficial although not essential as training will be given
  • A working knowledge of mechanical terminology would also be useful as some of our work is electro-mechanical in nature
  • Good communication skills with the ability to build internal and external relationships with key customers
  • To succeed in this role you will need an organized approach to your work and patience as many of the projects spread over a number of years.
  • Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate at least 2 successful years in a similar role within industry. Note, however, that full product training will be given if you have gained your experience within a different industry sector.

Sales & Marketing Engineer

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Full/Part Time: Full Time

Salary: TBD

Hours: 00 Hours p/w

Responsibilities:

  • To market the company to our target markets and key customers
  • Marketing to include e-mail shots, PR and exhibitions
  • To follow up the responses to aforementioned marketing
  • To contact directly our customer base and if required set-up visits for relevent personnel
  • To assist management in the preparation work associated with quotations and gaining new orders from our key customers
  • To liaise with other departments throughout the company to ensure a “joined-up” approach to the work.
  • To assist the quality department in fulfilling their requirements to our customers.
  • To assist the various departments within the company in any other sales and marketing related work as required by management

Requirements:

  • Full clean license and no outstanding criminal record as may be required to visit Military establishments
  • Based at our offices in Northamptonshire, the job will entail frequent customer contact and occasional visits to Commercial and, as noted above, Military establishments.
  • Most work will be computer based and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential
  • Some working knowledge of a desk top publishing package would be very beneficial
  • As we are an electronics company a basic knowledge of the terminology surrounding this industry would be beneficial although not essential as training will be given
  • A working knowledge of mechcanical terminology would also be useful as some of our work is electro-mechincal in nature
  • Good communication skills with the ability to build internal and external relationships with key customers
  • To succeed in this role you will need an organized approach to your work and patience as many of the projects spread over a number of years.
  • Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate at least 2 successful years in a similar role within industry. Note, however, that full product training will be given if you have gained your experience within a different industry sector.

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