​Engineering’s many disciplines include everything from small projects to national infrastructures. As the Royal Academy of Engineering puts it: “It is a global profession addressing global challenges, so we work with partners across the world to advance engineering’s contribution to society on an international, as well as national scale.”

In Britain, according to industry organisation Engineering UK, the industry employs 5.6m people and produces half of the country’s exports, yet almost half of employers’ report having difficulty recruiting skilled employees.

The sector needs professionals at every level. Fields vary from civil engineering to automotive, mechanical, software, nuclear and structural.

Our job listings show a selection of vacancies available in the sector, such as:

  • Sales Director

  • Head of Sales

  • Technical Sales Manager

  • Business Development Manager

  • Sales Engineer

With salaries ranging from £20k for trainees to six-figure packages, this is a good time to find a role. Candidates with a technical background and an engineering degree are, particularly in demand. Roles in Engineering and Manufacturing spread across the whole of the South East with interesting roles arising in locations such as Norwich, Ipswich, Colchester, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stansted as well as the home counties

For the latest vacancies visit our jobs page.

​Suffolk is located in East Anglia, approximately 90 miles from the centre of London, the financial capital of Europe. The county borders Norfolk to the North, Cambridgeshire to the West, and Essex to the South with the North Sea to the East. Forty percent of the UK's population lives within 80 miles of Suffolk.

Suffolk has many small and medium sized companies who can exploit the growing opportunities to trade their products overseas. In a world where quality and lifestyle goods are at a premium, Suffolk's companies are well placed to prosper. The Suffolk region is home to several fast-growing and successful sectors, each with hundreds of supportive companies, strong talent pools and networking organisations. They are led by ICT/Digital, Agri-food and Clean Energy but there are others too.