Join the Nu-Star team - job vacancies

Current job vacancies

Listed below are the job vacancies we are currently recruiting for.

Design Engineer

We're looking for dynamic and innovative individual. Find out more:

Design Engineer Job Advert (PDF opens in a new window)

Applicants are encouraged to apply via email or, alternatively, just give us a call and pop in to see what we do and discuss how you might become part of the team.

No job opportunities matching your skills available right now?

Don’t worry, we’re happy to receive speculative enquiries at any time, particularly from qualified and experienced Design Engineers, Electrical Engineers, and Graduates looking for Industry placements.

Get in touch at: [email protected]


We are always looking to recruit talented, qualified and highly motivated individuals to join our friendly team and develop their careers with us here at Nu-Star.

If you have a bucket-load of ambition and a positive, 'can-do' attitude with a willingness to get stuck in, then we really want to hear from you! Your great job opportunity begins here.

wHy work for nu-star?

We're a well established business.

We’ve been operating since 2001 here in the UK. Our wealth of experience stems from the 1960’s, when our signature Power Pusher electric tug was born, so you’re in safe hands! Our sister company, Nu-Star Inc in America originally engineered and manufactured the electric tug as a car pusher. Want to know more, about us.

We're going global in a big way.

We’ve experienced a sustained period of rapid sales growth in both our UK and export markets. Over 80% of our sales are now overseas.

We're innovative.

We continuously innovate and develop our product range. Our engineers work with customers to design, create and manufacture bespoke products and attachments to meet their material handling needs. There is no challenge too big or small, like we say, if it rolls, we can move it!

  • A competitive salary
  • 38.5 hour working week
  • 32 days holiday per year (rising to 35 days with length of service)
  • Company pension scheme
  • 'Early finish Fridays'
  • Free on-site parking

Plus, the opportunity to join an innovative, fast growing OEM with global reach & real opportunity to demonstrate your talent & abilities and develop a long-term career.

All this from a beautiful and tranquil rural setting, just 6 miles from Derby city centre. What more could anyone ask for!

All enquiries and applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence. What are you waiting for? Please email your CV & covering letter to: [email protected]

Since 80% of our sales are overseas, any foreign language skills would be a real advantage.

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