The Harboro Rubber Company Limited is a long established and highly respected manufacturer of elastomeric products. We supply into many markets and industries throughout the world. Automotive, Oil Gas, Marine, F1 and Footwear manufacturers are all supplied through our manufacturing facility and global supply chain. We offer excellent prospects, competitive rates of pay and a good supportive working environment.

Continued expansion requires additional resource to work within our superbly equipped, dynamic and fast moving manufacturing environment. We would be pleased to receive your application in response to the vacancies listed below.


Design Engineer (Product and Process)

Continued growth has resulted in the creation of a new exciting and challenging position within the company.

The main focus will be on technical capability covering part design, tool design and process engineering. The role will include support for the Manufacturing and Business Development Teams in the introduction of new business by providing project management and process optimisation expertise for current and prospective customers.

The position would ideally suit an enthusiastic focused individual who will thrive in a dynamic and high achievement team. The post will suit someone with experience within the rubber or related industries with proven qualifications or training in CAD, FEA and Process Engineering.  This demanding role will be project based and require a meticulous approach to detail and accurate timely project planning. Qualifications in Polymer Technology would also support and contribute towards the success of this key engineering role within the company.

Projects – From concept to mass production.

Design – Supporting customers with product design expertise.

Tooling- Designing and or specifying tooling enabling manufacture to exacting standards

Process- Defining, introducing and optimizing processes

Technology – Introducing automated and robotic technology to increase efficiency for existing and new products.

Salary and benefits are negotiable and will be aligned to the successful applicant’s experience and qualifications

Working hours 08.00- 17.15 Mon – Thursday        08.00 – 13.00 Friday

Additional working hours may be required

This position is available immediately for the right person.


Quoting the job title please supply C.V to or send FAO - Sales Director, Harboro Rubber, Riverside, Market Harborough, Leics. LE16 7PZ



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