Prototype Engineer

Job Title: Prototype Engineer
Job Reference: RH/HQ00053773

Location: Daventry
Job Type: Permanent

£32000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent company benefits and incentives
Sector: Engineering

Posted 7 days ago

Prototype Engineer
Monday - Friday, Days role
£32,000 + excellent company benefits and incentives

Due to continued growth, we have an excellent career opportunity for a self driven and motivated Prototype Engineer to join a well-established yet developing and expanding manufacturing company in the Northamptonshire area. .
The Role:
Known for their pioneering products and developing areas, research and development is at the forefront of the company’s success. As a Prototype Engineer you will be involved with the design and draughting of existing products, as well as creating cost-effective solutions.
Duties will include:-
- Using 2D/3D software to create drawings for manufacture.
- Working from electrical and mechanical drawings for the assembly, build and  testing of  production equipment.
- Carry out test procedures analyse and document accordingly.
- Design modification.  

The Candidate:  
- The successful candidate will be innovative, passionate and enthusiastic – with practical, industry experience. They will also have excellent knowledge and understanding of utilising 2D and 3D design software – ideally Solidworks, but consider all 3D.

Should you feel you have relevant skills and experience for this position, please contact Shakira Stewart by clicking "Apply" below.

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Consultant details

Shakira Stewart

Shakira Stewart

Direct telephone:
01788 824 555

Email consultant Consultant's LinkedIn


Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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Jenrick Engineering have moved offices!

Jenrick Engineering Burton have enjoyed an extremely busy start to the year – with the amount of available jobs up by  23%, and an increase of new clients up by 10% for the same period of 2017. Due to an increase of investment in various sectors within engineering and manufacturing, businesses are recruiting more people to help cover the demand of the increased number of contracts that have been on the rise in the last 18 months. As Jenrick Engineering are the go to recruitment agent for a lot of the UK’s largest engineering and manufacturing businesses, the need to recruit more staff internally has led for the need for larger offices. From 1 July 2018 Jenrick Engineering have moved offices from 190 Horninglow Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 1NG to their new offices: Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN. The new offices boast 2,000 sq. ft. of open plan space with purpose built interviewing and conference facilities offering clients a confidential space to conduct off site interviews at no cost.


The extra space and open plan layout will enhance our internal communication and knowledge on available roles and candidates which increases the speed to which we can respond to vacancies, and will allow for Jenrick Engineering to further recruit internal staff to enhance the excellent service provided to a range of clients within the engineering, food and drink and manufacturing sectors. It will also allow Jenrick Engineering to support new sectors and industries that are currently experiencing a high demand for highly skilled permanent, interim personnel and contractors.


To find out more on how Jenrick Engineering can help you with all your recruitment needs please contact Julie Alton, Managing Director here:


T 01283 548121




Or come in and visit our new office here:


Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN

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