We have over ten years experience recruiting for manufacturing companies of all sizes from global electronics companies to smaller scale precision engineering firms. Quay Recruitment have placed hundreds of candidates in a range of regulated industries and job roles from quality assurance, senior board management and hands on engineers. 

Are you concerned that manufacturing skills shortages will have a negative impact on your business? Let us lend a hand


With our proven track record in finding candidates for hard to fill roles, we can find the right person for your manufacturing vacancy, whatever it may be. We've built up a solid reputation within the manufacturing sector and have successfully placed many people in hands-on engineering, senior management and board-level roles. Whatever it is you're looking for, we'll help you find it.

We have experience recruiting for various regulated industries including aerospace, medical devices, automotive and electronics. We have recruited for businesses of all sizes, from SMEs, right up to some of the largest manufacturing companies in the UK.

Within the manufacturing sector, we have successfully placed candidates in various roles, including:

Quality Managers, Engineers, and Inspectors: Professionals responsible for ensuring product quality, managing quality control processes, and conducting inspections to meet industry standards.

Operations and Senior Managers/Directors: Experienced individuals who oversee overall manufacturing operations, strategic planning, and provide leadership at a senior level.

Production Managers and Production Engineers: Professionals responsible for managing and optimizing production processes, ensuring efficiency, and meeting production targets.

Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement Specialists: Experts in implementing Lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies to streamline operations and enhance productivity.

CNC Machinists and Programmers: Skilled operators and programmers proficient in operating and programming computer numerical control (CNC) machines for precise machining operations.

Design Engineers and NPI (New Product Introduction): Engineers involved in product design, development, and introduction of new products into manufacturing, ensuring adherence to design specifications and requirements.

Technical Salespeople, including multilingual staff: Sales professionals with technical expertise who effectively communicate the value of manufacturing products and services to clients, including those who are fluent in multiple languages.

These roles represent a snapshot of the positions we have successfully filled in the manufacturing industry.

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