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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

  • CNC Machine Operator

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    We currently have permanent opportunities for time served, experienced CNC machine operators and Horizontal Boring Mill operators to join our production team. We are looking for candidates who have experience of reading engineering/technical drawings...

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  • Security Officer

    Type:
    6 Month Fixed Term
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Security Officer to work in our Facilities Department. 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...

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  • Stores and Despatch Labourer

    Type:
    Full Time, Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Stores and Despatch Labourer to work with the Stores/Despatch team in the Production Department. Role: This role reports into the Inventory Manager. The purpose of this role is to work closely with the stores...

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  • Electrical and Control Design Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports into the Principle Electrical Engineer. The purpose of the role is to design electrical control systems, specify components with supporting calculations, create drawings and produce technical documentation. Duties will include: Designing...

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  • Business Development Manager

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Business Development Manager to work in our Sales and Marketing Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Head of Business Development. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying...

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  • Project Coordinator

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    Due to Company growth, MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a number of Project Coordinators to work in our Projects Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Head of Project Management. The purpose of the role is to assist our team of...

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  • Proposals Manager

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Head of Bids and Proposals. The purpose of the role is to co–ordinate the various Bid and Proposals activity within the received ITT / RFQ and to ensure the internal governance is maintained and the customer facing...

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  • Health and Safety Officer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Health and Safety Manager. The purpose of the role is to provide hands on health and safety assistance to the whole MacTaggart Scott site whilst ensuring all functions of the business comply with current health and...

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  • Project Manager

    Type:
    Permanent
    Salary:
    Competitive
    Location:
    UK

    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 the Department. Duties will include: Ensuring that project(s) are progressing in accordance...

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  • Bids and Estimating Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Bid and Estimating Engineer to work in our Commercial Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Head of Bids and Proposals. The purpose of the role is to be responsible for the co-ordination of all...

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