Location: Silverstone, Northamptonshire
Contract: Full time, permanent
Report to: Lead Project Engineer
Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience
KW Special Projects Ltd requires a Project Co-ordinator/ Graduate Project Engineer to join the team in this ambitious and growing high performance engineering business. We are looking for someone with a “can do” attitude and strong lateral thinking skills, who is excited by the engineering process and can apply their skills to a variety of diverse projects using their initiative and knowledge.
KW Special Projects is a high-performance design and engineering solution provider at the heart of the Silverstone Technology Cluster. KWSP uses the speed and agility of the motorsport industry upon which it was founded to provide cutting-edge, on-demand design and engineering services.
By transferring knowledge and technology from one sector to another they develop novel solutions to their clients’ challenges which have led to them working on projects from Additively Manufactured Batteries through to equipment for Professional Sports Teams.
However, they are still most well known for their expertise within the Automotive & Motorsport world and to this day continue to leverage their motorsport DNA to deliver complete engineering solutions for high-performance and niche vehicles.
Our capabilities include
About the role
Opportunities for Career Development
KWSP is a small but growing business. For someone with the right “can do” attitude, technical skill and initiative there may be future opportunities within the business
Person Specification: Core competencies and experience.
This is a varied role of a junior position, please see above for an experienced project engineers’ requirements of which we would expect them to be confident in fulfilling following several years’ service.
Applicants will ideally have a degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of a 2:1 result or equivalent.
Automotive/motorsport experience preferred but not essential.
Applicants will preferably have a
The successful applicant will be;
The role may require you to work out of main office hours or to travel around the UK or abroad and spend periods of time with our customers off site.
Whilst every effort has been made to explain the main duties and responsibilities of the post, each individual task undertaken may not be identified.
Employees will be expected to comply with any reasonable request from a manager to undertake work of a similar level that is not specified in this job description.
Engaged in exciting and aggressive turnkey motorsport and track based programmes we are looking for experienced professionals in the following positions.