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Facilities Engineer

Date Posted: 08-Jan-2022

Location: Crewe, GB

Company: Bentley Motors Ltd

About the Role

We are seeking a Facilities Engineer to join the business on a Permanent basis, at our Crewe site. Reporting to the Facilities Manager, the facilities engineer is responsible for designing and delivering jig, fixture and tooling solutions as allocated to them by the Jigs and Fixtures Technical Manager. This includes the design of parts and assemblies and management of internal/external customers and suppliers to manage all aspects from initial request, through specification, design and procurement and into production including statistical validation studies and handover. The Facilities Engineer must deliver to the agreed Quality, Cost and Delivery targets whilst ensuring legal compliance.


The role is based within our Final Assembly and Powertrain department, we are responsible for the technical design and control of all production operations for both our main final assembly lines and the powertrain production department.


Responsibilities include:

  • Development and implementation of facilities, equipment, technologies, in line with the required timing and levels of approved investment
  • Produce designs for jigs and fixtures
  • Apply Practical Problem Solving and Control techniques to pro-actively deliver solutions, mitigate risk and solve issues
  • Ensure continual updating of technical knowledge. E.g. Liaison with Group Colleagues, Benchmarking, Training etc.
  • Ensure facilities comply with all Legal Statutes


About the Person

The successful applicant will be a Facilities Engineer with proven project delivery within an automotive manufacturing or engineering industry. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Knowledge of Automotive Engineering including, sequence of vehicle build
  • Experience of Jig and Fixture design and development
  • Experience of producing engineering designs using CAD
  • Experience of facilities project delivery, with the ability to collaborate cross functionally
  • Preferred ONC/HNC/HND in Engineering discipline or demonstrable equivalent experience


About the Brand

Bentley Motors has an extraordinary history and an exciting journey ahead in becoming the creators of the world’s most luxurious performance motor vehicles.

We are a global organisation operating in 59 countries with over 125,000 customers worldwide. Bentley is a unique place to work, with people who are all driven by the same ideal: being the most successful luxury car brand in the world.

About the Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, you will have access to the following benefits:

  • A brand new car (VW, Audi, Seat, Skoda) every 6 months
  • 35 days’ holiday inclusive of bank holidays.
  • 10% pension contribution
  • Flexible working hours with flexi time options
  • Discretionary annual bonus scheme, based on your contribution and the performance of the company and trade union agreement.
  • Discounted gym membership.
  • Starbucks & Costa onsite.
  • Free onsite parking.

If you’re seeking a challenging and rewarding career as part of an extraordinary business with ambitious plans for the future, then what are you waiting for? Apply now


Closing date is 23rd January or until 3 candidates have been shortlisted for assessment.