Loudspeaker Development Engineer

See your engineering designs come to life as new Celestion products!

We are seeking an experienced loudspeaker drive-unit engineer to be based at our modern design facility in Ipswich, UK.

The role involves the design of OEM drivers for the music industry and for sound-reinforcement applications. This important position will be responsible for all aspects of design, driver specification, documentation and project management through to production.

The role requires the successful candidate to develop new designs from initial concept into full production. You will have a degree in a relevant engineering or acoustics discipline and an understanding of loudspeakers. Previous experience of using finite element analysis and measurement systems such as Klippel would also be an advantage.

As well as these skills you will be a team player able to work with a minimum of supervision and meet demanding deadlines in a busy department. Good communication and IT skills are essential as is the confidence to steer projects to a conclusion. The successful candidate will be joining a friendly team within a fast-paced and exciting working environment.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer the following benefits:

  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Enhanced pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Employee discount
  • Free tea and coffee

Here at Celestion we know it’s our people that make our business great, we work hard as a team and do our best to ensure our staff feel supported and valued. Please note, due to the location of our office you will ideally need to have your own transport.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

To apply, send your CV and a covering letter to: Human Resources, Celestion, Claydon Business Park, Great Blakenham, Ipswich IP6 0NL, UK or via email to: lucy.pakes@ashtonshrconsulting.co.uk

Production Operative

Due to new product lines coming on board, we are currently seeking full-time Production Operative / Assemblers to carry out various tasks in our busy UK factory based in Great Blakenham, near Ipswich, Suffolk.

Our products are made by hand, so the ideal candidate will be dexterous, with some mechanical aptitude and excellent communication skills. Candidates will also need high levels of concentration and a strong eye for detail. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating production line equipment and hand-finishing products.

Duties would include:

  • Working as part of a production line team producing Celestion’s world class products
  • Assembling raw materials by hand or using production machinery
  • Use of small hand tools and soldering skills

Experience required:

  • Proven experience of working on a production line involving hand assembly of products
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Lifting and manual handling
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines

Personal Attributes and Skills

  • Practical and sensible, with an awareness of Health and Safety
  • Be adaptable, flexible and positive in your approach to work
  • A high attention to detail, with a strong orientation towards quality and workmanship

What will you receive in return?

The successful candidate will be joining a friendly team within a fast-paced and exciting working environment. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer the following benefits:

  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Enhanced pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Employee discount
  • Free tea and coffee

Here at Celestion we know it’s our people that make our business great, we work hard as a team and do our best to ensure our staff feel supported and valued.

Please note, due to the location of our office you will ideally need to have your own means of transport.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent.

Salary: £21,187.00 per year.

To apply, send your CV and a covering letter to: Human Resources, Celestion, Claydon Business Park, Great Blakenham, Ipswich, IP6 0NL, UK or via email to: lucy.pakes@ashtonshrconsulting.co.uk