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Our talented and diverse team have enabled us to become an award-winning and internationally acclaimed leader in the design, manufacture, installation and servicing of special purpose doors. If you are looking to be part of an ambitious and forward-thinking team, take a look at some of our current vacancies below and apply now, or register your interest for future opportunities.

Current Vacancies

Electrical Engineer

Due to a significant increase in the volume of new work, Clark Door is looking to recruit a qualified and experienced Electrical Engineer.

Overall Job Purpose
• Responsible for wiring control panels, reading from wiring schematics or assembly drawings. Training available where required.
• Required to safely wire electrical control panels to customer / engineering
specification, compliant with wiring and design standards.
• Working to schematic wiring diagrams and General Arrangement Drawings, produce and assist in the production of electrical control panels, either working alone or part of a team.

Key Responsibilities
• Assemble electronic/electrical sub-assemblies from schematic diagrams, drawings or verbal instructions and following works order instructions to ISO9001 standards.
• Wire and solder wiring harness and cable assemblies,
• Perform limited troubleshooting and testing of assemblies
• Ensures assembly/sub-assembly build times are met to maintain department
efficiency target of 100%
• Ensures assembly/sub assembly build times are met for major project schedule
into integration dates and tooling/spares WO completion dates.
• Carry out job tasks safely using good working practices.
• Carry out all assembly work to the relevant department quality standards in line with health and safety requirements.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a CV and covering letter to

Project & Design Engineer

Clark Door is expanding and looking for talented individuals to join our highly skilled Project Office team as a Project & Design Engineer.

Overall Job Purpose
• To manage technically the effective execution of specific contracts from order
receipt to installation, with due recognition of commercial and delivery requirements.
• To effectively manage a portfolio of projects, liaising with customers and
suppliers to ensure all projects are delivered to an exceptional standard.

Key Responsibilities
• Review contract documentation to highlight any potential anomalies between the client’s official order documents e.g., the Architect’s specification, site drawings and any site surveys.
• Visit construction sites if required to survey door openings and surrounding
• Study client’s engineering plans and drawings and produce a General Arrangement drawing of the CDL product, with appropriate connection interface details relevant to the building structure.
• With support of an experienced engineering team, present findings and questions prior to submittal of CDL’s product design intent to customer.
• Co-ordinate designs with the client’s engineering team and/or client’s architect on order to obtain drawing approval.
• Liaise with the CDL manufacturing team and installation department to ensure
designs are suitable for manufacture and installation.
• Produce and issue detailed fabrication drawings to the CDL production team, and specify welding details for structural components.
• Produce and issue detailed drawings of machined components for sub-contract
manufacture (as applicable).
• Inspect finished doors and ensure that they are built to specification.
• Liaise with and issue installation instructions to the CDL installation teams.
• Develop and apply personal skills that contribute to effective team-working and be an advocate of promoting quality and excellence in all dealings with customers.
• Be innovative and committed to continuous improvement; putting forward ideas and strategies that contribute to the company’s success.
• Become a fully integrated member of the CDL team supporting our collective aims for company growth and development.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a CV and covering letter to

Factory Vacancies

As a growing business, a number of exciting opportunities are available to join Clark Door’s talented Factory team. The ideal candidates will have relevant experience, a positive can-do attitude and be committed to delivering high quality manufacturing.

Current factory vacancies:

Fabricator / Welder / Sheet-Metal Worker

  • Fabrication & MIG welding of steel components ranging from 2mm – 20mm thick

(Minimum of 3 years’ experience required).

  • Fabrication & TIG welding of steel & stainless-steel components ranging from 1mm – 10mm thick (Minimum of 3 years’ experience required).
  • Operation of CNC machinery – plasma, press-brake, guillotine.
  • Operation of general machinery – guillotine, folder, steelworker, pedestal drill.
  • Operation of hand / power tools including drills, grinders, cutting torches, and other tools needed based on the job requirements.
  • Interpreting complex engineering drawings to fulfil job requirements.

If you are interested in applying for these vacancies, please send a completed application form to

Installation Engineer (Midlands/Southern Based)

Clark Door are recruiting for Installation Engineers to join our thriving Installation team. This is an exciting opportunity to work across a variety of sites. The right candidates will be expected to deliver a high standard of mechanical installation and maintenance work for the full range of company products.

Industrial door experience is essential as well as experience working at height and operating MEWP.

Please click HERE to access a copy of the full job description and person specification.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please email a copy of your CV and a covering letter to

If you would like more information about the position and to discuss your suitability, please call our HR Manager on 01228 522321.

Industrial & Specialist Door Service Engineer

Clark Door are recruiting for TWO Industrial & Specialist Door Engineers to cover several prestigious customer sites in the following areas:

  • North West of London
  • Nottingham

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity with a competitive package and a secure future on offer for the right candidates.

Key responsibilities
  • Service Clark Door and other manufacturers doors at customer sites, including specialist acoustic doors, freezer doors and industrial doors. Mechanical and electrical work involved.
  • Commission Clark Doors.
  • Work safely and adhere to risk assessments and method statements.
  • Work at height, erect mobile towers and operate MEWP.
  • Liaise and communicate well with colleagues and customers to ensure successful fault finding and repair, planned maintenance or commissioning and handover.
Candidate requirements
  • Knowledge and experience of servicing and repairing industrial and specialist doors, including roller shutters, sectional overhead doors, rapid rise roll up doors, horizontal and vertical sliding doors.
  • Mechanical engineering skills and competence.
  • CSCS card.
  • Ability to communicate well with customers and colleagues at all levels.
  • Fault finding and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to build scaffold, operate a MEWP and work safety at heights.


  • 17 or 18th Edition IEE training and certification.
  • ECS card or equivalent.
  • IPAF and PASMA qualifications.
  • Door & Hardware Federation ( DHF ) Safety certificate.
  • Competent electrician, capable of installing containment, running mains cabling and control circuits. Terminating same accurately and to a high standard.
  • Understand wiring diagrams, able to fault find and service door motors and controls.
  • Familiar with safety requirements of common door types EG. safety devices/anti fall-back devices.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please email a copy of your CV and a covering letter to

If you would like more information about the position and to discuss your suitability, please call our HR Manager on 01228 522321.

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Apprentice Careers North West Clark Door


Apprentice Design Engineer

Why did you select this career?

I always wanted a hands-on career. Whilst looking at joining the Royal Navy as a Mechanical Engineer, I discovered Clark Door were offering a Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship.

Fortunately, I was accepted on to the four-year Level 3 programme at Clark Door in 2019.

Where did you start and where are you now?

I started on the workshop floor, developing welding and fabrication skills over a two-year period.

Whilst continuing the Level 3 Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship and HNC, I was given the opportunity to train as a CAD designer.

Experience in the factory has helped me quickly develop CAD design skills.

What do you enjoy most about your role?

Projects are located all over the world, which makes the variety of projects and type of clients really interesting.

As a CAD Designer, I am able develop an initial design, then monitor it through manufacture – it’s satisfying seeing your design as a finished product.

The working environment is enjoyable and help or guidance is always there if I need it.

Apprentice Careers North West Clark Door


Electrical Engineering Manager

Why did you select this career?

When leaving school, I was looking for a life long trade that was commercially focused and also involved additional brain power.

An Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship at Clark Door appealed as it ticked both of these requirements.

Where did you start and where are you now?

My Apprenticeship started in the Final Assembly department, to gain the mechanical skills required. Over four years I was able to complete experience across all departments.

With four years as an Electrical Project Engineer and six years as a Senior Electrical Engineer, I was promoted to Electrical Engineering Manager in 2022.

What do you enjoy most about your role?

From selecting the right people to creating an environment where people can work to the best of their ability, building a high performing team is something I am passionate about.

Although I’m a manager, I still get to use all of my experience day to day, which is something I still get a lot of satisfaction from.

Apprentice Careers North West Clark Door


Engineering Manager

Why did you select this career?

Hailing from Gloucestershire, I studied Engineering at Cheltenham Technical College and Lanchester Polytechnic. Admiring all fields of engineering, site work and being out on the road was something that appealed.

After working in the engineering industry as an Installation Engineer of architectural steelwork all over the UK, I joined Clark Door in 1988.

Where did you start and where are you now?

For the first twelve years I was an Installation Engineer. After supervisory and management roles specialising in Lean Management, I became Engineering Manager in 2006 and NEBOSH Construction qualified.

Over the years I have worked across the USA & Europe as well as many other destinations. From sub-zero temperatures of the Arctic Circle, to the soaring heat of the Middle East – I have been able to travel the world with Clark Door.

What do you enjoy most about your role?

Seeing projects through from design phase to completion, experiencing great technical and logistical achievements. Recent examples include massive doors at Crossrail and Urenco – both at elevated positions. International project highlights have included spectacular buildings, such as the Royal Opera House Muscat and Doha Convention Center.

The selection, management and training of individuals is also fulfilling for me personally. Ensuring our team develop their skills and progress within the company is a feeling that can’t be matched.


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Fabricator Welder

The fabrication and welding industry is embedded in every aspect of our lives, from the cars we drive to the construction of the buildings we work in. Welding, sheet metal fabrication and engineering industries require well-trained people capable of operating a broad range of welding equipment in a variety of techniques.

Throughout this apprenticeship, you will benefit from a mix of classroom learning and practical work which will teach you how to fuse together different metals using appropriate welding and fabrication techniques.

Welding and fabrication is a skilled profession, that requires high levels of accuracy and commitment to quality workmanship.

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Mechanical Engineer

Are you passionate for technology and design? A Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship can provide you with the skills to bring your ideas to life. Be a part of an industry that is dedicated to leading and shaping the future of the special purpose door industry.

The field of engineering concerns the application of science and mathematics to solve real-world problems. Engineering is involved with every part of the creation process, from research and design to production and testing.

Every engineer may contribute something different as part of a team. However, all engineers require good communication skills, creativity, and collaborate effectively to be successful.

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CAD Designer

CAD stands for computer-aided design. All kinds of engineering careers use CAD software to create 2D or 3D designs for buildings, products, product parts and machinery. Good problem-solving skills and an enquiring mind to solve problems. On your own, or in a team CAD Designers are effective collaborators that look at all phases of design and manufacture process. A typical day could include:

  • Use 2D or 3D software to produce detailed drawings and models.
  • Check drawings meet quality and technical standards.
  • Communicate with engineers, designers and project staff.
  • Read and interpret engineers’ drawings.
  • Mathematical calculations for angles, weights and costs.
  • Maintain records and issue design work.
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Business Administrator

Effective administrative processes are fundamental for any successful business. This is a broad discipline that includes all aspects of overseeing business operations, ensuring processes run smoothly and efficiently on a day-to-day basis.

Through our Business Administration Apprenticeship, you will gain in-depth knowledge and skills to support a range of administrative processes across the business. This may include dealing with customer enquiries, handling timesheets, overseeing document control as well as inputting data into systems and spreadsheets.

Alongside practical experience in the workplace, you will gain theoretical knowledge through attending day release at college and work towards achieving a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration.


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