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Job Vacancies

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

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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

  • Inspector

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Chief Inspector. The purpose of the role is to ensure inspection operations are completed efficiently and in a timely manner. Duties will include: Ensuring Inspection Operations are completed in an efficient and timely...

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  • Subcontract Principal

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are recruiting for a Subcontract Principal to join our Commercial Department. Role: The successful candidate will report directly to the Head of Commercial and is responsible for managing specific subcontracts through the life cycle of...

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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. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to gain qualifications within engineering whilst in the role, making this...

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  • Senior Project Manager

    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are recruiting for a Senior Project Manager within 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 within...

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  • Quality Coordinator

    Location:
    UK

    Due to the expansion of the Quality Department, MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Quality Coordinator. Role: This role reports into the Quality Manager. The purpose of this role is to process Quality Documentation support the Quality Department...

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  • Security Officer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Security Officer. Role: The security officer on duty is responsible for the safety and security of the works and office premises as well as welcoming visitors to the Company and answering all incoming calls in...

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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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  • 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 activities...

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  • Developing Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are recruiting for a Developing Engineer to work within our Design department. This role would suit a graduate engineer looking for their first challenge. Role: The primary purpose of the role is to design equipment, specify components,...

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  • Programme Support Engineer

    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Programme Support Engineer to work in our Engineering Support Department.  Role: The post holder will primarily assist with the production and testing of a suite of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical equipment....

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