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An innovative Engineering Company based in Lowestoft Suffolk and established since 1986. JME manufactures specialist inspection equipment to a variety of sectors to include, Oil and Gas, Security, Offshore and Medical. All of our products are sold globally and we are proud to be known as the market leaders within the industry:-


Role: Reporting to the General Manager, this position support’s the company by organising and co-ordinating office and business operations and procedures ensuring organisational effectiveness and efficiency.

Office Manager Job Duties:

  • Day to day management by organising office and business operations and procedures.
  • Manage the company wide Health and Safety requirements/documentation, COSH, Risk assessments etc.
  • Manage Internal HR issues with the support of the General Manager.
  • Manage and oversee the company wide compliance to various regulations including ISO9001.
  • Manage and oversee the small finance and admin team.
  • Manages budgets, meetings, appointments, staff travel, staff visas etc.
  • Manage existing filing and recording systems whilst sourcing or creating more effective methods, manage the flow of stock such as stationery and other services whilst continuingly seeking more cost effective and or alternative suppliers.
  • Review and approve suppliers, assign and monitor clerical functions.
  • Keep management informed by reviewing and analysing requested reports.
  • Recording of meeting notes and summarising information, create and distribute next steps.
  • Create and implement office policies by establishing standards and procedures; measuring results against standards; making necessary adjustments.

Skills/Qualifications: Supply management, people management, NEBOSH/IOSH in health and safety or similar is required (training could be provided for the right candidate), tracking budget and costs, delegation, managing processes, working across departments, developing standards. Both a good understanding/experience of ISO procedures within manufacturing, accounts and GDPR experience/knowledge is desirable.

  • Good administrative skills.
  • Must have an exceptional level of Confidentiality.
  • Attention and an eye for detail.
  • Must be a great organiser and communicator.
  • Must be able to manage their time and others, both efficiently and effectively.
  • Must have an excellent telephone manner and interpersonal skills.
  • Great written and verbal communication skills.
  • Work to deadlines – accurately.
  • Self-motivated, with a positive outlook.
  • Team worker, with ability to use own initiative.
  • Cope within an environment that can be pressured at times.
  • A passion for working within our growing business.
  • Good IT skills using a pc with Microsoft office programmes, Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Demonstrate Leadership, with integrity, sensitivity and confidentiality.

This role is an excellent opportunity to become involved in a dynamic and progressive company dealing with exciting and innovative products that are distributed across the globe. International travel may be required from time to time therefore a full UK passport is required.

Salary Negotiable dependent on experience

To express your interest in this role please email Steve Hunt (General Manager)


JME is looking for someone to join their production and purchasing department to help undertake various roles to include stock control, inspection of goods in, and complete administrative activities at all stages of manufacture.

Working mainly within a small production department, this role requires you to communicate with a range of individuals and split your time between administration, inspection of goods in and production tasks. We are a market leading manufacturer of non-destructive testing equipment that is sold globally. Therefore an interest in engineering is very desirable for this role.

Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Checking goods inward such as component orders, metal stock deliveries and components such as fabricated and machined parts from suppliers.
  • Inspecting machined and fabricated components against technical drawings.
  • Compiling reports and preventing known issues from reoccurring.
  • Using a variety of different precision measuring equipment such as Micrometer’s, Vernier’s etc.
  • Preparing work packs for production.
  • Adhering and upholding company quality policies and procedures.
  • Ordering relevant stock.
  • Assisting with ensuring stock levels are accurate at all times.
  • Booking goods in and out on our stock control system.

The Ideal applicant will:

  • Be a good communicator.
  • Computer literate, both on MS, and for data entry on an in-house software system.
  • Interested in engineering.
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Flexible approach to work, with the ability to multitask.
  • Be able to work under pressure.

Desired qualifications: Ideally GCSE Grade C/4 or above in English, mathematics and Science or equivalent. Full UK Drivers license advantageous but not essential.

What’s in it for you?

  • Full training will be given.
  • The successful candidate will gain a fully funded level qualification up to the required level for the role.
  • Additional courses and training could be provided where necessary to help you succeed in this role.
  • Permanent position for proven candidate.

You will be required to work Monday to Friday 8:00am until 5:00pm. (1 Hour for Lunch)

The successful applicant will be required to participate in the formal apprenticeship scheme, which will include working towards your Level 2/3 in the Apprenticeship pathway as required by the terms and conditions of the Apprenticeship Programme.

To apply please email to request an application form.


JME is offering a unique opportunity for an individual to join their sales team. This apprenticeship represents the chance to be involved in a unique and exciting industry and offers the right candidate a long term career. Whilst initially beginning as a clerical position our international sales team is involved in a wide range of tasks. This role will provide exposure to a variety of activities and also a constant opportunity to learn and develop. The role will involve extensive communication both internally within the business and also globally across our customer base. JME are a market leading manufacturing company who boasts an excellent reputation within the non-destructive testing and examination industry.

Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Preparation of internal shipment documentation, submission of documentation as necessary
  • Communication, both face to face and also by telephone with end users/customers globally to provide updated information
  • Completion of legally required HMRC import/export documentation
  • Preparation of various internal reports for use across the business
  • Managing specified parts of the sales process on internal CRM system
  • Working in accordance with all necessary ISO9001 procedures
  • Managing JME’s diverse international customer base ensuring excellent customer service

The Ideal applicant will:

  • Communicate effectively and confidently to a variety of cultures and management levels
  • Be computer literate in MS Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Have the ability to learn new/bespoke computer systems
  • Be able to work methodically and accurately under pressure
  • Have a passion to learn new technologies and be interested in electrical engineering
  • Have excellent attendance and punctuality with a flexible approach to working hours
  • Possess the ability to multitask and prioritize work
  • Be able to work methodically and accurately under pressure
  • Possess a “can do” attitude and be a team player

Desired qualifications:

GCSE Grade C/4 or above in subjects including English, Mathematics, Science and I.T. A full UK driving license would be advantageous to your application

What’s in it for you?

  • The successful candidate will benefit from funded training by external training providers
  • Opportunity to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking company
  • Unique chance to gain skills in an innovative and exciting industry
  • Progression within role for the correct candidate

You will be required to work Monday to Friday 8:00am until 5:00pm. (1 Hour Lunch)

In due course International travel will be required.

The successful applicant will be required to participate in the formal apprenticeship scheme, which will include working towards your Level 2/3 in the Apprenticeship pathway as required by the terms and conditions of the Apprenticeship Program.

To apply please email to request an application form.

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JME Ltd.
Electron House
Old Nelson Street

NR32 1EQ

+44 (0)1502 500969