Careers & Apprenticeships

EBC Recruitment – Vacancies in Northampton UK Area

Established in 1983, EBC Brakes is a privately owned company and a world leader in the manufacture of sport, high performance and race brake components for automotive, motorcycle and even mountain bikes with a large range of trademarked products. EBC Brakes is proud to be able to say that 100% of its brake pad range is produced in its own factories in the UK and USA with 100% of its motorcycle brake discs/rotors being produced in its UK facility. A huge proportion of its automotive brake discs are also produced in the UK and USA. We currently have the following exciting and interesting positions available.
Please apply for the vacancies below using the relevant application form
for your location remembering to attach CVs (UK) or Resumés (USA):
or you can post CVs and applications (for UK positions only):

HR Department,
Freeman Automotive (UK) Ltd.
EBC Brakes World Headquarters,
Upton Valley Way East,
Pineham, Northampton. NN4 9EF

Careers Northampton
Electromechanical and General Maintenance Engineer

We are currently looking for an Electromechanical & General Maintenance Engineer for both planned and reactive machinery maintenance and repairs and general facilities maintenance; who has a hands-on approach to all aspects of this role.

The successful applicant will be responsible for undertaking activities on a diverse range of machinery and mechanical equipment. In addition, an accreditation in electrical is essential to the role, as replacing drive motors and other electrical breakdowns should be identified and repaired wherever possible.

This role also has responsibility to ensure the buildings and surrounding grounds are kept in good repair, with emphasis on first class workmanship and an eye for detail, whilst ensuring conformity with health and safety regulations for staff and the Company.

Suitable candidates need to be Time Served or hold a recognised Engineering / Maintenance qualification, preferably from a similar manufacturing background. This is a hands on role involving both planned & reactive maintenance.

Date Added: April 2018

Health & Safety Officer/HR Assistant

This role requires a comprehensive knowledge of Health & Safety legislation, experience in developing and completing risk assessments, and experience in Engineering inspections, Health & Safety assessments, health surveillance and incident investigation reports. Must be NEBOSH qualified and possess the ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment.

The HR aspect of this role is to effectively maintain and administer the HR function for the site; from screening CVs, arranging interviews through to preparing managers for meetings and taking the minutes and typing them up from various employment relations matters. Suitable candidates will be able to maintain professional working relationships and be confident to provide advice, support and continuous improvement, in conjunction with the HR Manager.

Date Added: April 2018

Finance Team Manager – Management Accountant

Undertake the day to day running of the Finance department of five staff in a manufacturing group of three trading companies, ensuring the timely and accurate completion of routine tasks and adhoc projects.

Key responsibility areas include for management accounts production, nominal ledger and inter-company reconciliations, stock costing, payroll and associated reporting (PSA, P11d, etc), VAT (and other regulatory filings) and internal control procedures. Manage and develop the finance team (four direct reports plus one apprentice, one indirect and three-five other key liaisons which include some oversight).

Date Added: March 2018

Management Accountant & Credit Controller

This role requires the final preparation and review of management accounts for three trading companies and two non trading companies, including analysis. Handling the credit control for one trading company including export accounts and reconciliation of inter-company balances.

Date Added: March 2018

Digital Marketing & Social Media Assistant

This role requires a multi-skilled Digital Marketing and Social Media Assistant to work in the busy studio department, performing duties such as undertaking website maintenance, monitoring the company’s various social media accounts and producing specified artwork as requested.

Date Added: March 2018

Tool Maker / Precision Engineer

An experienced Tool Maker/Precision Engineer is required in our Press Works Department to provide an efficient maintenance, repair and new tooling service. Experience of working with wire eroders, jigs and fixtures, bench fittings, turning, milling, drilling and welding is required.

Date Added: Permanently active – Details kept on file.

Quality Control Engineer

With the expansion of the business and production capacity, we are seeking to appoint an experienced Quality Control Engineer to investigate the root cause of failures and implement improvements to prevent recurrence of failures.

Date Added: September 2017

Production Operative

Position Filled: March 2018

Date Added: March 2018

Stock Expeditor, Supply Chain Manager

Position Filled: January 2018

Production Operative

Position Filled: January 2018

Careers Bristol
No Vacancies At Present
Careers USA
Warehouse Associate

Responsible for performing warehouse associate duties. These duties may include receiving inbound product and shipping outbound product.

Date Added: Ongoing

EBC Recruitment – Vacancies in Northampton UK Area

We are pleased to announce that we have completed the intake for apprentices for 2017 and are no longer accepting applications. We will review the apprenticeship scheme for 2019 in Spring of next year.

EBC Brakes are offering a unique opportunity to young people in the Northamptonshire area to enter the engineering industry or the finance sector via a new apprenticeship programme.

Our apprentices will have the opportunity to contribute to the future growth of a successful British company and learn a range of new skills.

We are looking to secure our future in the braking industry by ensuring our apprentices of today have the skills required to support the company in its long term growth plans.

EBC Brakes has continued to expand over the last 12 months and will require the resources to continue this growth and success into the future.

If you are interested in a career in engineering, all the information about our Intermediate and Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship programmes are here:

EBC Brakes Engineering Apprenticeship

For anyone who wishes to join our Accounting Apprenticeship programme, all of the information you need is here:

EBC Brakes Accounting Apprenticeships