Adept Automation, Building S10, Westcott Venture Park, Westcott, Bucks. HP18 0XB

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Adept Automation are expanding and are looking for new employees to join their team. If you are looking for the opportunity to join a fun and fast paced interesting team, then get in touch.

For more information or to apply, please sent CV and current salary


Full-Time Mechanical Design Engineer

We are looking to add a new enthusiastic mechanical design engineer to be part of our team designing special purpose Assembly machinery and component parts handling systems, for many major Industries including: Automotive, Pharmaceutical, Electrical/Electronic, Food and packaging.

This is an exciting autonomous role where you produce equipment designs and will liaise directly with the customer and manufacturing team.

The successful applicant, would ideally be from a mechanical design engineering background looking for a new and exciting varied role, where you will work on design products from conception through to completion.


This is an excellent opportunity to work for a reputable company who can offer future development opportunities as they continue to expand.


 • Manage conception to completion design projects for an expanding manufacturing company

 • Producing detailed 3D design drawings for in house manufacture

 • Completion of all procedural paperwork including creation of B.O.M.



• Mechanical Design Engineering background

• Proficient in the use of 3D Solidworks

• Ideally have some experience of FEA/Stress Analysis Mechanical Design, Design, Sheet Metal, Fabrication, Special Purpose Machinery, Assembly.

Salary dependant upon experience.

Automation Software Engineer

Due to continued expansion we are looking to recruit an experienced Automation software engineer to join our team, within our Westcott facility.


To be considered for this existing opportunity, the successful candidate will demonstrate comprehensive skills in the design and implementation of PLC software. Mainly utilising Omron NX / NJ processors, as well as the ability to program Mitsubishi, Siemens or Allen Bradley if necessary.

  • Design and plan solutions and architectures for each Automation project.

  • Adaptation of existing projects for both PLC, HMI and Servo drives.

  • Experience with various Bus networks.(Profinet, Profibus) etc.

  • Provide panel layouts diagrams, together with full BOM’s.

  • Design and detail of wiring schematics for each Automation project.

  • Provide detailed input to the engineering team, to ensure overall Automation software design meets the requirements for functionality and manufacture.

  • Be knowledgeable in system safety circuits for Automation systems.


  • HNC or equivalent in electrical/ electronic or proven experience in a systems design and programming environment.

  • Experience in the software design and implementation of Automated Assembly systems.

  • Experience as a programmer of PLC / HMI systems and associated hardware.

  • Experience of machinery safety systems.

  • Previous experience working to the European machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

  • Creative problem-solving abilities.

  • Self-motivated with the determination to succeed.

  • UK driving Licence and be able to support site visits and machine installations.



Please apply by sending your full CV and current salary to

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