David Kermond Managing Engineer, Walkinshaw Performance Started in 2016

Dave is a qualified Mechanical Engineer who previously worked as a Race Engineer in Formula 3 and Formula 4. His current role is to manage Walkinshaw Performance engineering projects from concept to completion, utilising his development and design skills. Dave is responsible for managing these projects right through to the testing and evaluation phases, commanding a committed team and liaising with other internal and external resources to achieve the highest level of integrity and innovation to our products. He has developed an inclusive network of resources and knowledge and has a reputation as a highly respected engineer and “all round top bloke”. Dave’s passion is 100% “anything with wheels” and he has been driving, riding and racing motorbikes and race cars since childhood, and racing on WP’s behalf in the AORC 2022.


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The Walkinshaw Group employs over 1,000 staff across its portfolio of companies.

We are an equal opportunity employer with a diverse range of employment opportunities and an emphasis on career progression.

Discover career profiles of some of the talent we have amongst our staff with this glimpse into the array of roles across our business. Our employees have an impressive spectrum of education credentials, coupled with distinguished work experience, with many having longevity and career progression spanning over 3 decades.

We pride ourselves on providing excellent training opportunities and a friendly, safe, and inclusive working environment. If you think you are a great fit for an open role, we would love to hear from you. Please apply via SEEK by uploading your CV and Cover Letter, letting us know why you stand out from the pack and what you can bring to the role and Walkinshaw Automotive Group.

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