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 

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  • Sales Estimator

    SALES ESTIMATOR Office based - Burnley Up to £35k plus package A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, Technical Sales Estimator to join a long-established precision engineering company. Due to continuous growth and a vibrant market they now seek to recruit a Sales Estimator This is a fantastic position where you will be working to provide fist class support to clients. Based within the Burnley facility key responsibilities include: Taking specifications from customers Providing detailed quotations to customers Producing detailed manufacturing cost estimates from client drawings, CAD specifications and information Responding to customer incoming enquiries Monitoring Clint...

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    Burnley, Lancashire
    £30000 - £35000 per annum
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  • Electronic Design Engineer (Hardware)

    Are you an Electronic design engineer who is looking for a new and exciting challenge? Do you have the drive and ambition to take on a new position and make it your own? Do you have a genuine passion for Design and the ability to create new and innovative electronic solutions for various manufacturing industries? An innovator in precision engineering with over 40 years' service creating bespoke engineering solutions for industries such as Aerospace/Oil and Gas/MOD is at present in a very exciting period of growth. They are looking to add a highly skilled Electronics design engineer who has creative approach and an extensive skill set to be able to produce electronic solutions with the kno...

    Job Type:
    Bolton, Greater Manchester
    £33000 - £35000 per annum
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    INTERNAL SALES Office based- Altrincham Salary up to: £25K plus pension, gym membership, free parking and generous holiday allowance, free parking Working patterns 9-5 Monday to Thursday 9-4 Friday This is a fantastic and rare opportunity for an Internal Sales Executive to join one the UK's most successful manufacturers. My client has been established for over 120 years and is renowned for providing technically advanced engineering products into a diverse range of industry sectors. Due to continuous growth and internal promotion they are now looking to recruit an Internal Sales person to work amongst their successful commercial team. Based in a high tech, modern office the role of Interna...

    Job Type:
    Altrincham, Cheshire
    £20000 - £25000 per annum
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    TELESALES EXECUTIVE Office based- Deeside Salary up to: £25K plus fantastic benefits Working patterns days Monday - Friday This is a fantastic and rare opportunity for a Telesales Executive to join one Europe's largest manufacturers. We are looking for an ambitious individual who is looking to establish a sales career within a multimillion pound manufacturer. Based in the purpose built Deeside office the role of Telesales Executive will involve: Contacting new businesses to introduce the company Processing of customers' orders Developing relationships with your customer base Booking sales visits for the external sales team The successful candidate will have a confident telephone manner an...

    Job Type:
    Deeside, Flintshire
    £22000 - £25000 per annum
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