Mechanical Design Engineer - Stoli Chem

Location: Wellesbourne, CV35 9EF, UK
Closing date: 26 Oct 2021
Posted: 2 weeks ago

Are you looking to make a real difference, to design new products that simplify lives and contribute to sustainability?

We seek an engineer with knowledge of mechanical engineering to expand our new product line – the SABRe reactor enables transferring batch chemistry to continuous processing to save manufacturing costs and lead towards Net Zero.

Stoli Chem are an award-winning spin-out from the University of Warwick. We have clients in the chemicals industries ranging from pharma to bulk chemicals.

You will join our small team of chemists and engineers to make a real difference and develop new products. To scale up our reactors from laboratory to pilot scale and beyond. We are looking for an engineer with strong knowledge of mechanical engineering. The key requirements are the ability and knowledge of a CAD software, preparing production drawings, and generating new design ideas while understanding cost implications. Hands-on working is the key as you will be involved in assembly as well as prototyping including 3D printing and CNC machining in various materials.

Formal qualifications are secondary to enthusiasm, ability to learn, and practical demonstrable experience. We are keen on promoting equality and diversity. All eligible applications are considered and feedback on eligible applications could be provided. Various flexible start day/working patterns could be discussed.

The position is fixed-term till the end of June 21, likely extension to a permanent; competitive salary. The work will be performed at our Wellesbourne premises.

Please submit your CV. Please do not submit the cover letter. You may write up to 100 words in the email to describe any relevant circumstances. Instead, please do answer the following questions in less than 80 words each: what do you do for fun? where are your skills most lacking for this role? what skills would you most like to learn? what would you feel proud to accomplish over the 12 months? Please answer these mandatory questions and put them at the top of your CV document. The application closes on 26th October but may be filled earlier – do not delay!

The submission shall contain 1 attachment named surname_CV.pdf – the file shall start with 1 page of questions and follow with the CV, submissions in any other format will not be considered. Please consider your travel arrangements to Wellesbourne (CV35 9EF). Email the application to


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