At Mitchell Dryers we are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our growing team.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we are extremely proud of the culture we have created. We regularly update all our vacancies below, but if you can’t see a role that would be suitable, please get in touch. We’d love to hear from you!

Apprenticeships at Mitchell Dryers

Many of our staff began their career as an apprentice at Mitchell Dryers. We are passionate about the future of young people in Carlisle and regularly have opportunities for apprentices to join our team in a variety of different roles including: fabrication and welding, CAD design, business admin, HR, and more.

Apprentice Case Study

Company Vision & Values

Within a rapidly changing world, where we seek to harness and carefully manage our finite resources efficiently, the development of alternative methods of producing energy and the methods in which we process the materials available to us is paramount to our company’s research and development investment.

It is important that we understand, monitor, and respond to both demand and changes in industry, develop partnerships with universities and trade organisations, and promote cooperation with local and national government to aid and promote the business, partnerships, and relationships with our customers in the global market.

Core Values
Inspire respect and service towards each other, our customers, and partners. Promote innovation, a culture of exploration, research and development, whilst maintaining a pioneering spirit within our field of expertise, continually striving, questioning, and improving on what we do with integrity and pride.

Current Opportunities


You will be responsible for the technical delivery of engineering and manufacturing projects from conception through to completion. Duties and Responsibilities: Be responsible for the production of all fabrication’s drawings upon request to the relevant standards and procedures Ensure that all drawings and work instructions are kept up to date Prepare material lists Ensure quality...

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Engineering Apprenticeships

The apprenticeship programme will last a minimum of 42 months with day release to the training provider. You will serve your time within all areas the workshop, with an aim to progress into the design office. Mitchell Dryers (Kingmoor) Ltd is a strong believer in learning all areas of the manufacturing process to build on...

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Project Engineer

You will be responsible for the technical delivery of engineering and manufacturing projects from conception through to completion. Duties and Responsibilities Typical activity within the role includes working with the full site team to: Enquiry & Tender Stage Support process team in formulating sound technical solutions Support estimating team in obtaining accurate cost estimates Preparation...

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Chemical Engineer

The company, based in Carlisle, is long established and designs and manufactures a range of industrial scale drying equipment for a worldwide market. This role is to provide technical support within an existing engineering team. Duties: To carry out project assessments and sizing calculations for drying equipment To liaise with customers over technical requirements To...

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To carry out welding/fabrication tasks to a high standard as required. The use of fabrication machinery such as press brake, guillotine and rollers are required. Duties and Responsibilities Fabrication of Mild steel and Stainless-steel components as required ensuring that the highest standards in finish and tolerances, in accordance with information supplied, are achieved using sound...

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