Design Engineer / Research and Development Engineer

Stovax Group
Exeter, Devon
Salary: £25,000 - £27,000pa
13 Mar 2019
03 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer / Research and Development Engineer
Location: Exeter
Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 pa
Contract Type: Permanent
Working hours : Monday - Friday 8:00am - 16:30pm (38.75 hours per week)


The Stovax Group (comprising Stovax & Gazco) designs, manufactures and distributes high quality solid fuel, gas and electric stoves & fireplaces to more than 30 countries.

The Stovax Group has predominantly grown organically through designing and developing its own products which are at the mid to upper sector of the market.

The Stovax Group VALUES PEOPLE employing more than 320 staff and has a proven record of developing and promoting staff. The Group continues to invest not only in a continuous new product programme, DRIVING INNOVATION, but also in structured training (both internal and external) for its staff.

The common requirement for people interested in these roles will be a desire and commitment to be involved in a dynamic business, with PASSION IN ALL WE DO, where the overriding criteria are product quality and CUSTOMER FIRST.


Stovax designs, manufactures and distributes solid fuel stoves, fireplaces, mantels and associated flue systems and accessories. Based in Exeter, Stovax is the market leader in its product sectors and one of the largest fireplace companies in Europe.


Gazco designs, manufactures and distributes gas and electric fireplaces and stoves. Based in Exeter, Gazco is the market leader in its product sectors and one of the largest fireplace companies in Europe.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to demonstrate and develop their current level of skills working within our Design Team at Gazco Ltd. You will be working closely with the Development and Design Teams creating accurate and detailed engineers drawings.

Working to set standards and procedures in a ISO9001:2000 registered Company and liaising with different departments to ensure the smooth running of production.
Are you a proactive self starter from a Design Engineer background with proven experience of working with Solid Edge, (experience in Solid Works will also be considered)? It would be a distinct advantage to have an understanding of sheet metal fabrication methods.
If you think you are the candidate for this role, we would like to hear from you.

Located in Exeter, commutable and located close to the M5.

  • Competitive Salary
  • 24 days holiday, increasing to 27 days based on yearly service, plus bank holidays.
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free Eye Test
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Staff Discount
  • Flexi Time (if applicable)
  • Staff Recommendation Scheme