Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Festo is a worldwide leading supplier of pneumatic and electrical automation technology. The globally aligned, independent family enterprise with headquarters in Esslingen, Germany, has evolved into a performance leader within its respective industry over a period of 50 years as a result of innovation and problem solving competence covering all aspects of pneumatics and automation, and thanks to its unique offerings in the field of industrial training and vocational education.

We currently have a very exciting opportunity to join our Design Team, based at our Northampton Office.

To be considered for this role you should be able to demonstrate:

  • A passion for a customer facing role
  • Extensive knowledge of 3D and 2D CAD Design
  • An understanding of the Machinery Directive
  • Experience of designing electro-pneumatic and automation solutions
  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline


You will have strong motivational interpersonal skills (written, verbal and listening) with the ability to communicate to all levels within the business.  Be confident in interpreting customers technical specifications and managing complex technical queries directly with the customer.

Festo offers a competitive salary with a commission scheme and a range of benefits including 25 days annual leave, excellent development opportunities, personal accident cover, contributory pension scheme, private health care, employee assistance programme and permanent health insurance.

If  would like to apply for this role, please send an up to date copy of your CV with a covering letter supporting your application, please indicate your salary expectations to .

No agencies please.