We pride ourselves by employing the best engineers, designers, project managers and metal fabricators available, ensuring your requirements are fully met from enquiry stage through to design, manufacture, and installation. This enables us to provide effective solutions in-house in a timely, efficient, and cost-effective manner.

Lyndon Clancy

Managing Director

Lyndon is Managing Director and has over 36 years’ experience in all forms of steel fabrication and pipe work for the food, water and power industries. He joined Cobra in 1994 as a welder fabricator and site supervisor before becoming workshop foreman and then moving on to work as Project Engineer for 12 years. In 2021, Lyndon was appointed Managing Director dealing with day-to-day running of the Cobra business as well as developing relationships with wide range of key customers.

Barry Parish

Project Manager

Barry is a Project Manager, working closely with clients and Cobras design, engineering and production teams to deliver solutions based around his customers’ specific site needs. Barry has over 25 years of engineering experience including 10 years servicing the food industries.Barry is very much a team player and very hands-on assist wherever possible to make sure clients requirements and goals are fully achieved.

Paul Taylor

Production Manager

Paul has a wealth of experience gained in the Royal Navy, pharmaceuticals and food production industries, with responsibilities covering engineering, production and maintenance activities as well as key accounts management before joining Cobra Engineering in 2021. At Cobra, Paul is responsible for managing our operational and engineering activities, for ensuring our products and services are delivered complete and on time and to the highest quality standards as expected by our clients.

James Gowler

Contracts Manager

James joined the Cobra team in 2013 as design engineer and worked for 6 years in the design office before progressing into a project management role. In 2021 James was appointed contracts manager and now has responsibility for pricing and manage our fabrication and engineering and services and programming manufacturing works and deliveries. James is a time served apprentice in mechanical works and precision engineering with 10 years’ experience on shop floor before he moved into design.



Cobra Engineering welcome speculative CVs from skilled engineers interested in joining the team. We are currently recruiting for the following positions with immediate starts available:

Mild Steel Fabricator/Welders.

Stainless Steel Fabricator/Welders.Pipefitter/Welders.

You will be skilled in all aspects of the position and possess an enthusiastic “can do” attitude. The positions are both varied and diverse, you will be required to work on a broad range of projects to satisfy customer demands.

The positions carry a competitive remuneration package for the ideal candidate.

Please email your CV to: ptaylor@cobra-engineering.co.uk

Recruitment Agencies Please Note: Due to the nature of our business Cobra Engineering operate a strict “approved supplier” policy.  At this time we have no requirement for additional Recruitment Agencies and regret unsolicited approaches cannot be accepted.