Engineer (Mechanical / Electrical) - Vehicle Conversions

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Shift Pattern: Days (40hrs)
Job Reference: SV ENG 3

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has become available within the Vehicle Conversions group at Millbrook for a Mechanical / Electrical Engineer to generate design solutions that cover a broad range of integration and conversion projects.

Role Responsibilities

  • Design and engineer integration solutions and automotive upgrades on a range of vehicles including passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, trucks and buses.
  • Work with other engineering specialists (Mechanical, Electrical, software, production) to provide automotive conversion services to our clients
  • Consider both technical and commercial aspects for new programmes and projects
  • Support the Business Development team in new business acquisition, attending meetings where required to win new business
  • Ensure product design reflects the volume and pricing of the proposed product or service
  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure their adherence to and compliance with Millbrook quality standards
  • Ensure that the Bill of Materials are kept up to date and that discrepancies and modifications are fed back via the Engineering Change Meeting
  • Ensure your compliance with the systems and procedures in place at Millbrook
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times

Essential Criteria


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Automotive or Mechanical Engineering


  • • Automotive electrical/mechanical engineering to vehicle manufacturer quality standards


  • Experienced CAD for mechanical (preferably in Solidworks) and/or electrical harness design (preferably in Vesys)
  • Knowledge of vehicle mechanical and/or electrical systems and networks, legislative requirements and equipment supplier capabilities
  • PC skills including, but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to persuade and influence at all levels
  • Problem solving and innovation

Personal Behaviours

  • Ability to work under pressure to short deadlines
  • Results orientated
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Strong team player
  • Resourceful and self sufficient
  • An agent for change, establishing, driving and embracing industry best practice


  • Flexibility to travel (within UK and Overseas) as and when required
  • Full UK driving license
  • Hold or ability to obtain Security Clearance

Other infomration

Working Environment:


Travel Required:

Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe

To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to

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