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Job Vacancies

Opportunities to serve the naval defence market and personally develop in your trade or profession

Career Opportunities

MacTaggart Scott is a privately owned Scottish engineering company established in 1898, and based near the beautiful City of Edinburgh.

With over 100 years in business and satisfied customers in 60 countries, the quality and reliability of our products make them preferred by many navies.

MacTaggart Scott supports the Naval Defence and Marine industries, providing complete solutions to customer needs from analysis of initial customer requirements, innovative design, in-house manufacture through to commissioning and through life support.

Our continued worldwide growth and strong order book is underpinned by the following core values:

Customers & Markets – forging long term, successful relationships with customers throughout the world.
Innovative Design – delivering competitive advantage through technical expertise and product innovation.
Managing Projects – through on time, on budget, low risk delivery of quality products and services. 
Quality Excellence – consistently delivering quality products and services in everything that we do. 
Culture & Skills – developing, challenging and rewarding the individuals and teams that are part of MacTaggart Scott.

 You may browse our Job Vacancies below or contact us by email on human.resources@mactag.com.

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Please note that due to the current restrictions in place regarding Covid-19, there may be a delay in providing some candidates with interview dates and/or feedback. Please be rest assured that we are still working on recruitment and will be in touch at the earliest opportunity. If you would like an update on your application, please contact Jay Todd (HR Advisor) by emailing jay.todd@mactag.com.

Job Vacancies

  • Electrical and Control Design Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit an Electrical and Control Design Engineer to work in our Design Department.  Role: This role reports into the Principle Electrical Engineer. The purpose of the role is to design electrical control systems,...

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  • Contract and Commercial Officer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Contract and Commercial Officer to work in our Commercial Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Head of Commercial. The purpose of the role is to provide all aspects of pre and post contract support...

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  • Project Manager

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Project Manager to work in our Projects Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Head of Project Management. The purpose of the role is to provide Project Management for new and ongoing contracts...

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  • Hydraulic Project Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Hydraulic Project Engineer to work in our Design Department.   Role: The successful candidate will report directly to the Design Manager and will provide the technical lead for projects. The Project...

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  • Production Engineer (Assembly)

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Production Engineer (Assembly), to work within our Production Engineering Department and quickly progress to join one of the integrated project teams where you will work closely with representatives from other...

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  • Assembly Production Team Leader

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Team Leader to work in our Assembly Department. Role: This role reports into the Assembly Supervisor. The purpose of the role is to manage the resources to ensure the agreed work schedule is executed and business...

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  • Project Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Project Engineer to work in our Design Department.  Role: The successful candidate will report directly to the Design Manager and will provide the technical lead for projects. The Project Engineer will manage...

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  • Engineering Support Assistant

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit an Engineering Support Assistant to work within our Engineering Support Department. Role: The purpose of the role is the control & distribution of MacTaggart Scott Technical Drawings. When the demands for drawings...

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  • Welder/Fabricator

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    The purpose of this role is to work as part of a fast-paced fabrication team within a busy and innovative engineering workshop. The successful candidate will report directly to the Welding Supervisor, however, there is a high level of autonomy within...

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