Precision Engineering

Precision Engineering has a critical role to play in many of the industry sectors that we operate in.  Aerospace, Automotive, Rail, Power, Capital Equipment, Chemical Process, Food & Beverage, Electronics, all require components and/or assemblies to be repeatedly produced to extremely tight tolerences. 

Our experience in this sector spans the production of Turbo Chargers, Pistons, Gears, Engine Casings, Vibration Dampers, Aerostructures, Aerofoils, Hydraulic Actuators, Precision Castings, Medical Devices, Electronic Devices, Pumps, Valves, Compressors, Pneumatics, Injection Moulding, Press Tools and much more.    

Clients in this sector have an ongoing demand for skills that are difficult to recruit.  Our candidate network sits across a range of environments producing metal, polymer and composite using CNC processes such as 5 axis CNC machining, laser cutting and welding, vertical boring, milling and turning, manual finishing, metal treatments, component assembly, CMM and NDT inspection.

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  • Managing Director/ C.E.O
  • Operations Director / C.O.O
  • Technical Director / C.T.O
  • Finance Director / C.F.O
  • Commercial Director 
  • Engineering Director
  • Supply Chain / Procurement Director
  • Quality Director
  • Human Resource Director 

Production / Assembly Operations

  • Plant Director / Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Manufacturing Manager
  • Assembly Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Machine Shop Manager
  • Shift Operations Manager
  • Team Leader


  • Engineering Design Manager
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Electrical Design Engineer
  • Product Design
  • CAD Operator
  • Technical Author
  • Development Engineer
  • Applications Engineer


  • Head of Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering Manager / Engineer
  • Maintenance Manager / Engineer
  • CNC Programmer
  • PLC Programmer
  • Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Engineer
  • Process / Production Engineer (PFMEA, DMAIC)
  • New Product Introduction (NPI)
  • Continuous Improvement 
  • Lean / Six Sigma - to Master Black Belt
  • Project Manager / Engineer - MS Project | Prince 2
  • Tooling Engineer

Supply Chain & Procurement

  • Purchasing Manager / Buyer (Operational & Strategic)
  • Category & Commodity Manager / Buyer
  • Planning Manager / Planner (production, materials, transport)
  • Logistics Manager
  • Warehouse Manager / Shift Management 
  • Transport & Distribution Management
  • Import/Export Operations 
  • Supply Chain Analyst

  • Quality, Safety, Health & Environmental (QSHE)
  • Plant Quality Manager / Engineer
  • Supplier Quality Manager / Engineer
  • Containment & Investigation
  • N.D.T (Test & Inspection)
  • Quality Assurance & Audit 
  • Health & Safety Manager / Officer
  • Environmental Manager / Officer

Sales & Commercial

  • Programme Director / Manager
  • Commercial Manager
  • Bid & Tender Manager
  • Account Manager
  • International, National & Regional Sales
  • Technical Sales Engineering
  • Internal Sales / Customer Services

Finance / Clerical 

  • Financial Controller
  • Management Accountant
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Sales Ledger
  • Credit Control
  • Payroll & Administration

Human Resources

  • Human Resources Director
  • Human Resources Manager
  • HR Business Partner
  • Human Resources Officer
  • HR Administration
  • Training

Information Technology

  • I.T Manager
  • Technical Support
  • Programme Manager
  • Software Developer 

    MANUAL MACHINIST NORTHWICH - CHESHIRE CIRCA £12.75 PER HOUR + EXCELLENT BENEFITS DAYS - NO NIGHTS PERMANENT A job for a Manual Machinist has become available in the Cheshire area. Our client is looking for a highly multi-skilled machinist preferably from a tool making background. The Role The position of Manual Machinist will involve: Producing small batch, high quality metal components Operating various manual machines - milling, turning, grinding, jig bore. Reading and interpreting engineering drawings. Working towards customer specifications - from start to finish. The Person The successful candidate should have: Multi skilled machinist (Milling, turning, cylindrical, surface grinding)...

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    Northwich, Cheshire
    Up to £12.75 per hour + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
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  • Inspector

    CMM INSPECTOR NORTHWICH - CHESHIRE TO £12.75 PER HOUR + EXCELLENT BENEFITS DAYS SHIFTS - NO WEEKENDS PERMANENT A position has become available for a CMM inspector at one of our busy engineering clients in Cheshire If you are keen to work for a company with ambitious growth plans who prides itself on delivering right first time solutions and going the extra mile to delight its customers, then we want to hear from you: The Role The role of the successful CMM inspector will include: Carrying out first off and final inspection of detailed parts and assembles - using mechanical or CMM and Electronic measuring equipment. Preparation of components for dispatch - manual finishing (polishing/debur...

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    Northwich, Cheshire
    Up to £12.75 per hour + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
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  • Quality Manager

    QUALITY MANAGER Part time 3 days per week Up to £35k pro rata Generous Days holiday, Pension contribution, Free lunches, Due to corporate strategy we are looking to recruit a Quality Manager to drive the quality processes for a multi-billion-dollar global engineering business. My client partners with businesses who are within large and growing industrial markets. Committed to investment, personal development and further learning we are looking for individuals who are looking for the opportunity to establish themselves within a career. The Role The main objective of the role is to ensure that quality continues to be built-in throughout all of the processes within the business. The role inv...

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    Warrington, Cheshire
    Up to £35000.00 per annum
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    CNC MACHINIST (SET/OPERATE/PROGRAM) SOUTHPORT TO £25,000 D.O.E + Benefits (Pension, Holidays, Parking etc.) DAYS SHIFT PERM A fantastic opportunity to join a well-known precision engineering manufacturer has arisen in the Southport area, looking for an experienced CNC Machinist to join their growing team. The Role: The role of the CNC Machinist will involve: Setting, operating and programming CNC machinery (varied) Using CNC controlled machinery to produce different parts. Working in conjunction with the manufacturing engineers and CNC programmer, operating the CNC machinery to meet the daily production targets. Working on a component - from cradle to grave Component change over for self ...

    Job Type:
    Southport, Merseyside
    Up to £25000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
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  • Payroll Manager

    Payroll Manager To £60,000 Great benefits including 27.5 days annual leave, Free Parking, Private Medical Insurance, Competitive Pension and Life Assurance Portsmouth Must have fluent English & French language skills Based in Portsmouth, Hampshire, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced payroll manager to deliver services for the European population of this multinational MRO business. The role will also lead exploration of opportunities to achieve efficiencies, including system capabilities and assist with Corporate led payroll projects. As you will be responsible for line managing the UK and French payroll teams, excellent command of both business English and French are a ...

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    Portsmouth, Hampshire
    £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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