Current career opportunities at LTE Scientific


Export Sales Manager

LTE Scientific is a leading manufacturer of laboratory and medical equipment for the university, healthcare, pharmaceutical and research sectors. LTE products are sold to a wide customer base both in the UK and in overseas markets in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Our export sales are growing and currently account for over 30% of turnover, and we now require an experienced Export Sales Manager to further develop our position in the market.

Working from our headquarters near Oldham, you will have a proven track record selling capital equipment to export customers via a network of distributors. Knowledge of the laboratory and medical markets would be advantageous but is not essential as full training will be provided. More important is the ability to market technical products and services. Your role will be to identify opportunities and increase our export sales in existing markets, and introduce LTE products to new and developing markets, including the USA and Africa. You must be prepared to travel as required in order to achieve your objectives.

In return we offer an excellent remuneration and benefits package, including 25 days holiday and contributory pension and health schemes.

Applications and CV's should be sent to:

John Lees, Managing Director  /  LTE Scientific Ltd, Greenbridge Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7EN  /  T: 01457 876 221  /  E:



Mechanical Design Engineer

We are looking to employ a motivated and enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer to join our busy Technical Department. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, capable of developing new ideas from concept through into production. The ideal candidate must have the ability to work both on there own and as part of a multi-disciplined R&D team.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Designing Products from Concept through to production release
  • Designing Electro/Mechanical and Pneumatic/Mechanical Systems
  • Work within a multi-disciplined development team environment
  • Work on New Product Development from a given specification to agreed timescales
  • To generate detailed general assembly drawings and Bill of materials ensuring they are to the agreed standards and within specification
  • Generate comprehensive component specifications and designs
  • To reduce product costs by re-designing existing products, including designing new components and / or assembly processes
  • Assist production engineering when requested
  • To callaborate fully with production engineering on new product launch
  • Design testing criteria


CAD and Software Experience

A good working knowledge of:

  • Solidworks R14/15
  • AutoCAD lite/draftsite
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project


Person Specification

  • Education: HND or degree level in Mechanical Engineering or Product Design
  • Essential requirements: Pipe work assemblies, pneumatic assemblies, Sheet metal components and assemblies, Machined components
  • Desireable Knowledge: Standards: PD5500, BS EN 13445, PED, Rapid prototype experience
  • Strong Mechanical design engineering experience, +3yrs
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • DFA & DFM experience


In return, LTE will be offering a competitive salary and benefits package along with 5 weeks holiday per year..

Applications and CV's should be sent to:

Paul Bates, Technical Director  /  LTE Scientific Ltd, Greenbridge Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7EN  /  T: 01457 876 221  /  E:



Service Engineer

Our ever expanding Service Department are always on the look-out for experienced Service Engineers to install, service and maintain our laboratory and medical equipment.

Applications and CV's should be sent to:

Alice Higginbottom, Service Manager  /  LTE Scientific Ltd, Greenbridge Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7EN  /  T: 01457 876 221  /  E: