CNC Design Engineer in United Kingdom

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Job Title: CNC Design Engineer
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £0 - £200,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Engineering
Sub Sector: Other Engineering
Job Reference No: PE8CNCDesignEngineer250119

Job Description

CNC Design Engineer

Location: Oundle, PE8 4HN

Position: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: Very competitive

Fairline Yachts

The spirit of adventure drives everything we do. Success, perfection, and the ultimate in luxurious experiences are all destinations we are heading for. And it has always been that way. Our reputation for making class-leading, iconic hand-built motor yachts is world renowned. But there`s a restless energy within us. One that is driving us further into the distance, to find joy and excitement in new ways and on new horizons. More beautiful experiences. More thrilling experiences. Join us.

CNC Design Engineer

The CNC Design Engineer reports to the Head of FYDS and assists other members of the Fairline Yachts Design Studio team (FYDS)


You are to help develop, enhance, implement and improve the CNC strategy for Fairline Group. Working with FYDS joinery design and production teams, you are to look at optimising the CAD data for production and manufacture of all joinery components and parts.

Further down line to investigate and adopt new processes that optimise other areas of the business using the CNC strategy.

You are to produce detailed programming for the joinery and other designs for release to the CNC machines. You will be a key member of the FYDS team helping drive improvements in joinery and other design processes increasing the overall efficiency of production.


- Responsible for helping develop, produce and implement new strategies across Fairline Yachts, optimising the data and production information produced to enable production teams to work more efficiently across production sites.
- Have a clear understanding of the CNC processes for joinery manufacture. To always learn and develop newer strategies to continuously improve efficiency throughout production.
- Be able to perform and work within a team of designers / naval architects / project managers to optimise the overall design process. Always looking at giving clarity to all information being produced.
- Responsible for producing all detailed programming to enable the production yards and external contractors to efficiently produce the yacht.
- Occasional travel between yards and manufacturing sites.

Skills and Abilities

- Marine industry background would be an advantage.
- CNC, Design or practical experience in the yachting sector.
- Detailed knowledge of yacht production techniques and processes.
- Able to work with 2D and 3D CAD software including Siemens NX.

Why You`ll Love Working Here

Fairline Yachts is one of Europe`s leading boat builders. We offer a wide variety of career opportunities across all aspects of the company from our three facilities in Oundle, Ipswich and Southampton.

We are heading for an exciting future. And it is the people who work at Fairline, with their unfaltering passion for perfection and the ultimate experiences, that will drive us there.

Application Process

To express your interest in our vacancy for a CNC Design Engineer, please click Apply to be taken to the LILIUM application page to upload a copy of your CV and cover letter.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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