Recruitment Consultant - Engineering

Recruitment Consultant - Engineering


We are the world’s leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work. Our Engineering business has ambitious growth plans as a result of significant investment, and we are looking for top recruitment experts in manufacturing to join us.

Hays Engineering support clients from a range of sectors, including manufacturing, power generation, nuclear, energy, oil and gas, renewables, chemical and petrochemical. We also have a national presence in the defence, rail, aeronautical and automotive industries. Our 8 Centres of Excellence in Engineering are in Edinburgh, Portadown, Cork, Liverpool, Leeds, Wolverhampton, Bristol and London.

We're an inclusive and diverse national team, and are experts in our market, so if you’d like to be part of our success, then this could be the role for you.

Due to established performance and growth in our manufacturing business, our Edinburgh office is presenting a unique and exciting opportunity. Having been set up over 2 years ago – we've encountered a significant level of success and growth, and because of this, our Manufacturing team are specifically looking at setting up a new division concentrating on the Design function within our manufacturing client base in Scotland.

You will be a true expert in your field, advising businesses and candidates on recruitment and career strategy within the manufacturing sector in Scotland. Some typical job opportunities you would work on:

  • Design Engineer
  • Design Manager
  • Electrical / Mechanical CAD Technician
  • Electrical / Mechanical Engineer
  • Electronic Design Engineer
  • Electronic Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Engineer

To Succeed

You’ll be a determined and tenacious individual, with experience in the Manufacturing/Design Engineering industry. It’s important you can demonstrate your ambition and achievements, demonstrating your ability to thrive in a recruitment environment.

You’ll have fantastic interpersonal skills, enabling you to engage credibly with your clients and candidates. Ideally, you’ll have the experience of, or confidence in, establishing a new client base within the industry, as this will be a new opportunity for Hays Edinburgh.

What You’ll Get

You’ll be given the support of our market-leading brand as well as our experienced Directors. At Hays, we encourage you to become a recruiting expert within your field by providing you with the best tools and technology in the industry. In addition to:

  • The opportunity to develop a global career.
  • A hybrid working environment.
  • Access to personal and professional development content.
  • Regular incentives and promotion opportunities.
  • The opportunity to buy and sell holidays.
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