Speculative Applications 2023 (Production)

Deadline: 31st December 2023


Over the last 11 years, we have been researching, designing, and developing one of the world’s first diesel outboard engines – the CXO300. Having begun production in May 2020, we are now delivering outboards across the globe, and demand for the CXO300 is on the rise.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to join a business that puts innovation at the forefront of everything they do. You will be working closely with a team of highly experienced engineers with backgrounds from the automotive industry and combining this knowledge with the very best technologies from the marine industry.

As our business expands and our production ramps up, we are looking to increase the head-count of our Assembly team.

Roles within the team include;

Production Operator
Build Technician
Senior Build Technician
Test Operator
Test Technician
Production Team Leader

If you would like to join Cox Powertrain’s Assembly team, please apply to this advert attaching a copy of your CV for consideration.

We will consider your experience and qualifications against roles that are currently in progress, and may invite you to apply for a role that we believe to be a good fit. If we do not currently have any roles, we will store your details for 12 months, and may match you to a new vacancy. Please note that we may not be able to contact all applicants to this advert.


With a global reach of over 100 territories, you will be joining a business that puts innovation at the forefront of everything we do and aim to be leaders in our field. To achieve this, we are always on the lookout for new talent to join our team.

Join the team and be a part of revolutionising the marine industry!


Cox Powertrain is a privately owned engineering company based in Shoreham by Sea. Cox have spent the past decade developing a ground-breaking new engine, supported by £120m of private investment, for marine industry which is disrupting the global marine market. Cox Powertrain have over 150 permanent employees, with strong connections with the automotive industry.

The core engine module is a V8, 4-stroke turbo charged diesel with a capacity of 4.4 litre that delivers up to 300 hp (224kW).  Principal benefits are increased responsiveness combined with reduced size, mass and parts count when compared with conventional diesels of similar power output and improved fuel efficiency and storage safety compared to gasoline engines of similar power output.