Mechanical Design Engineer (Automotive)

Jim Stokes Workshops Group is a market leader in the restoration and recreation of vintage and historic cars. With our global reputation, we restore, maintain and recreate some of the most significant and valuable road and racing cars in the world, using parts produced by our in-house manufacturing team.

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer, highly proficient in Solidworks, with extensive experience of reverse engineering, 3D modelling and drawing automotive components.

Duties will include:-

  • Creating accurate drawings within Solidworks to be used in the manufacture of high quality products such as engine blocks, cylinder heads, transmission and suspension components.
  • Project managing the design element of all jobs, keeping to the required timelines.
  • Maintaining accurate design records, to be easily accessed for future projects.
  • Liaising with manufacturing and restoration teams throughout each project where required.


Knowledge of gear and transmission systems, suspension geometry and engines will be essential. Project management skills and a high level of attention to detail are also required.

Benefits include competitive salary, private medical insurance and pension scheme.