Prototype Development Engineer

Prototype Development Engineer

Ludlow, Shropshire

Permanent / Full Time

Reference: WS-1898

The Role:  

As part of a team within the Development department, we are looking for a multi skilled machinist to aid with the production of Jigs and prototype machines to support production.    



  • Using manual shop machines, Produce turned parts for jig assemblies from drawings.
  • Drilling and machining of low volume spares.
  • Knowledge of CNC machines would be advantageous.
  • Comply with HSE requirements at all times.


Key Requirements:

ONC in Mechanical, agricultural Engineering or related field or following a recognised apprenticeship.

Experienced with standard machine shop equipment and tools including lathes, millers and drills

Familiar with drawings and able to work accurately to the specifications of the drawings.

Good communication skills both written and verbal.

Agricultural background would be advantageous.

Ability to Problem-solve and trouble shoot with a ‘can do’ attitude.

Ability to organise and prioritise workload. 

Willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing workloads essential.  

Ability to integrate effectively within a team environment.

Ability to work independently with limited supervision.

Flexible to travel to other manufacturing sites within the Group.  

Hours: 7.45am – 4.30pm Monday – Thursday, 7.45am – 12.45pm Friday.

If you think that you might be a good fit for this exciting role then please get in touch immediately as the client are looking to fill this role quickly. Email your most up to date CV to or call 01584 877 677 to speak with Esme James.

Whether you’re seeking a new permanent position or temporary assignment you’ll find us friendly and professional. Located in central Ludlow, Shropshire we focus on jobs in the West Midlands and UK-wide. Working Solutions has been established for 26 years and with the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities


How to apply:

Please contact Esme James - Recruitment Consultant


T: 01584 877677

Reference: WS-1898

Keywords: Engineering / Renewables