If Jeff Jones is unavailable please contact Simon Ripton.

Education/Academic

  • Polytechnic of Wales (1980-1984)
    BSc. Mechanical Engineering
  • University of Glamorgan (1994-1998)
    MBA
  • Accredited IP practitioner ( University of Coventry 2008 )

Experience

  • Lucas Girling,(New Inn)
  • Project Engineer (1984 – 1986)
  • Penny & Giles Conductive
    Project / Marketing Engineer 1986 –1988)
  • Plastics (Blackwood)
  • Nuaire Ltd, Caerphilly
    Senior Dev Engineer/Control Section Manager
    Operations Manager (to 2000)
  • YC Plastics Ltd
    Production Manager (to 2002)

Member of professional organisations

  • Institute of Management
  • Methods Time Measurement (MTM 1)
  • Member of the British Model Flying Association
  • Member of the National Steering Board (NATEP) 

Areas of Interest

  • General Innovation
  • Technology with specific interest in lean Manufacturing
  • Electromechanical design
  • Operational management
  • Wales Manufacturing Forum (HS)

Skills

  • Early career experience in Automotive and aerospace industries concentrating on electromechanical design / production engineering.
  • I have significant experience in plastic component/product design using various techniques, processes and materials.
  • Active knowledge and experience in lean manufacturing / JIT manufacturing at operational level.
  • Specific responsibility for the promotion of technology within the aerospace sector

Contact details

Name: 
Jeff Jones
Telephone: 
0300 061 5812, 07900 570 253
Specialist region covered: 
Blaenau Gwent