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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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Job Vacancies

  • Senior Contract and Commercial Officer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    Due to Company growth, MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Senior Contract and Commercial Officer to work in our Commercial Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Contract and Commercial Manager. The purpose of the role is to provide...

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  • Project Coordinator

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Head of Project Management. The purpose of the role is to assist our team of Project Managers with the management of major projects and to manage smaller, lower risk projects. Duties will include: Liaising with various...

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  • Subcontract Buyer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Head of Project Management. The purpose of the role is to manage specific subcontract contracts through the life cycle of the company’s projects, from the bid and proposal stage through to the subcontractor delivery...

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  • Bids and Proposals Manager

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Commercial Director. The purpose of the role is to lead the Bids & Proposals team within the Company and to pro-actively manage and co-ordinate all Estimating and Bidding activities around enquiries received, which...

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  • ILS Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    This role reports directly into the Principle Engineer (Systems). The purpose of the role is to provide Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) and Availability Reliability Maintainability (ARM) support to MacTaggart Scott Equipment. This role would suit an...

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  • Project Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    The successful candidate will report directly to a Principle Engineer and will provide the technical lead for projects. The Project Engineer will manage activities to ensure that design solutions are delivered on time, to budget and meet customer expectations. Duties...

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  • Design Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Design Engineer to work in our Design Department. Role: The post holder will primarily be responsible for designing equipment, model components and assemblies using CAD, creating manufacturing drawings and producing...

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  • Maintenance Technician

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    The post holder will report directly to the Maintenance Manager and will primarily be responsible for planning and organising maintenance tasks to ensure all company facilities are in good working order. This includes maintaining equipment to the highest...

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  • Research and Development Engineer

    Type:
    Permanent
    Location:
    UK

    MacTaggart Scott are looking to recruit a Research and Development (R&D) Engineer to work in our R&D Department. Role: This role reports directly into the Development Manager. The purpose of the role is to improve and develop company products,...

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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. The Commercial function is responsible for the contractual and commercial management of these customer relationships.  Role: This role...

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