Engineers assembling target for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) testing at Millbrook Proving Ground

Careers

Investing in people

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At Millbrook, people have always been, and will continue to be, the most critical element of our success.

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Vacancies

Millbrook operates a Preferred Supplier List for all permanent, contract and temporary recruitment. Any CVs submitted speculatively will not be accepted and will not constitute the payment of a referral fee. Any communication must be directed through jobs@millbrook.co.uk and not to Millbrook employees directly.

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Life at Millbrook

We are proud of what we do. Our work is made possible by empowering our workforce to build relationships based on loyalty and trust.

Working here is exciting; we are a key part of the automotive industry and our facilities are seen as a national asset. We continuously invest in state-of-the-art testing facilities and develop applications for world-leading, low-carbon transportation technologies. Our investments demand skillful individuals with a strong work ethic and relevant experience.

We are constantly learning. We strive to be the best in the world at what we do and can only achieve this with the commitment we receive from our employees.

We fund professional accreditations and professionally registered mentors are assigned to support these. We are also accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

We believe learning takes a variety of forms - training, development workshops, stretch assignments and job shadowing are available to all employees.

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“The management team at Millbrook helped me to reach my potential.” Wendy Wilkinson, Key Account Manager in the UK

Engineers In Indoor Winter Tyre Test Facility

“Seven test drivers and engineers from Millbrook gave their strong support to us, when we had busy months in vehicle winter testing. These top professionals were fantastic even in arctic winter conditions – and they survived well in -38°C!” Janne Seurujärvi, Managing Director – Test World in Finland

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“Millbrook provides its customer excellent technical services and products. Our employees can get in touch with the most advanced technologies in the industry and various training opportunities.” Davis Sun, General Manager in China

Automotive apprenticeship careers in car engineering at Millbrook near Bedford, Leyland and Milton Keynes

"I wanted to do something more hands on while also learning. I got this job at Millbrook and I fell on my feet with it. I can’t praise our apprenticeships enough." Ross Slapp, Calibration Apprentice in the UK

Electrified driveline test facility at Millbrook in California with two engineers

"Being a part of the growth from five cells just three years ago to what we are today has been very exciting. I now have the opportunity to grow a new test facility up from 4 test cells, with an entirely new crew of people and make it my own.” Stuart Montgomery, Test Engineering Manager in the USA

Rewards and Opportunities

When you join Millbrook, you join a company that is at the forefront of test, validation and engineering.

Examples of Millbrook employee benefits include:

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Health and Wellbeing

  • Life cover and health cash plan
  • Sports and social clubs
  • Bike to Work Scheme
  • Discounted gym membership
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Pay and Benefits

  • Competitive pension contribution
  • Holidays 25+
  • Share scheme
  • Income protection
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Personal Development

  • Training and certification
  • Performance management
  • Secondment opportunities
  • Mentoring
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Great Place to Work

  • Flexible working
  • Advanced driver training
  • Exposure to vehicle technology
  • See trade shows
Help for Heroes charity runner - MAD 5K Challenge at Millbrook Proving Ground in 2019

Sports and Social

We encourage employees to attend our sports clubs and regular social events. These include a classic car club, cycling club and badminton club, to name a few. There is the opportunity to set up your own sports club or social event and subsidies are available to support the funding of sports and social activities.

If you’re feeling brave, join us for our MAD 5K Challenge, set within our off-road tracks and sand dunes at Millbrook Proving Ground in the UK. We welcome internal and external participants which generates plenty of competition, all in the name of a good cause!