Current Opportunities, January 2022

Every day is different and you will have constant exposure to new technologies. We are currently recruiting for 4 roles:

Senior Engineering Projects Manager

Senior Automation & Controls Project Manager

Validation Engineer

A CDM Site Manager with Engineering & Health & Safety

Contact us on 01494 418272 for more detail on these roles.  As an engineer with us, you will work on exciting new projects, designing technical solutions and overcoming technical challenges. You will contribute to every stage of the project from initial design to completion.

If you are a young engineer looking for your next career move, you will learn from experienced project managers and engineers. We value Chartership and will encourage you to work towards this. We achieve results but our worklife balance is important. We have runners, sailors, cyclists, climbersbeekeepers and brewers among our ranks. Join us for a stimulating and varied career surrounded by clever, friendly, experienced engineers of all ages.

Do you share our values?


Apply your creativity and engineering skills to create the best in manufacturing.

About You:

You are a highly qualified engineer with an interest in manufacturing technologies and the ability to inspire and persuade. You have a good degree in one of the following engineering disciplines: mechanical, electrical, control & automation, mechatronics, chemical or manufacturing. You may also have a general business qualification.

You will need drive, curiosity and the desire to be the best in your field. In addition, a sense of urgency, the ability to multi-task, and to keep cool under pressure, is a distinct advantage.  A commitment to accuracy and precision in all you undertake is essential as is the ability to know how and when to communicate to stakeholders.

You will be involved at every stage of major projects from project scoping and justification to value engineering, validation, commissioning and benefits realisation.

About Us:

We act as trusted engineering & technology consultants to senior management in large organisations across the UK. We develop mutually beneficial long-term relationships based on trust.  Our mission is to promote manufacturing excellence.

We employ consultants who specialise in factory automation and robotics; validation experts; specialists in data analytics and experts in advanced manufacturing. Many of us are chartered engineers, or on our way to chartership.

We track and test the latest manufacturing technologies. Our portfolio of services covers all aspects of advanced manufacturing:  factory transformation, production transformation, the transition to digital & AI, automation and robotics.

If this sounds like the perfect fit …

The next step is to send your CV and a covering letter, telling us what you want out of your career and how you can contribute to our continued success. We will only consider your CV if you send it with a tailored covering letter. Phone 07761 967 115 for more information. Thank you for your interest in manufacturing excellence and in J P Hildreth Ltd.

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