Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Based in Leeds, Ginetta has been building British road and race cars since 1958 - but since its purchase by LNT Group in 2005, the company has grown to become one of the most significant players on the global motorsport scene.

We are now seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer

Role Responsibilities:-

  • Mechanical Design and 3D modelling of all areas of road and race vehicles including but not limited to suspension, cooling, chassis, bodywork and drivetrain installation.
  • Creation of 2D drawings for manufacture of Machined, Fabricated and composite components/assemblies.
  • Build Support (prototype and production)
  • Assembly tooling design
  • BOM Creation and management
  • Liaising with internal and external suppliers to ensure design intent is realised.


  • 3+ years’ experience in automotive/motorsport or similar industry
  • 3+ years’ CATIA V5 experience
  • Good GD&T knowledge
  • Ability to perform hand calculations
  • Knowledge of applicable, cost effective manufacturing methods
  • Experience of designing composite components and tooling beneficial.
  • CATIA V5 Generative Surface Design experience would be advantageous.
  • Team player both in the design team and company as a whole
  • Well-motivated with good self-management skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Salary dep on experience 

Ginetta Cars Ltd