Current Vacancies

At Shearline, we value our employees and our work-life balance. We understand the importance of flexible working and offer a 4-day working week.

We are committed to attracting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce.

We actively help you train and develop, via our performance management process.

Caring for each other’s well-being and success, is part of what we do. Our culture is one of collaboration, respect, and integrity.

We offer a clean, pleasant working environment with a recreation room, free tea & coffee facilities, onsite parking, employee award scheme, finder’s fee, incremental holiday entitlement and long service awards.

In addition to all of this, our remuneration and benefits package is very competitive.

As a company we work to the aerospace AS9100 quality standard.  We expect all of our employees to be able to follow procedures, have the ability to read complex engineering drawings and produce work to a very high standard.

We need people who are flexible, reliable and keen to work as part of a team.

Having previously worked in precision engineering/manufacturing is essential for these roles.


Working within our busy Fabrication department the ideal applicant would have Knowledge and experience of general sheet metal processes to support our requirement to:

TIG weld stainless mild steel and aluminium to a very high standard while working to engineering drawings. Involvement in developing new products in conjunction with our customer requirements for light to medium fabrications and be able to fabricate their own jigs and fixtures where applicable.

In addition to above, you must have experience of general Sheet Metal duties to support your role as a Welder/Fabricator.

CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator – Horizontal Milling (Day or Nightshift)

We are looking for a highly skilled CNC Machinist to programme, set and run Mori Seiki twin pallet horizontal milling machines with Fanuc based control systems.

To be considered for this role, you will need to have a good understanding of 3, 4 and 5 axis machining and to have machined a wide range of materials including stainless, aluminium, mild steel, brass and plastics.

Although you will be working as part of a team you will need to work on your own initiative, with minimal supervision.

You must be able to work to tight tolerances and be responsible for the quality of your own work.

The ideal candidate will either have served an apprenticeship or gained a high level of experience in machining as stated above. Experience of CAD/CAM programming would also be a distinct advantage.

QA Assistant

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to assist our QA team through a busy period.  This is a 3-month temporary contract with a view to extend.

  • Experience with carrying out PPAP documentation
  • Auditing processes
  • General inspection work
  • Ideally familiar with Visual Fair process

We are looking for an immediate start


We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to enhance our professional stores team, who are committed to providing an excellent delivery service to our customers.

It is essential that you possess a full, clean driving licence.

Duties will include:

  • Driving finished goods to Customer premises and any other driving that may be required.
  • Checking stock quantities both in and out of Stores.
  • Picking and packing product to company procedures.
  • To undertake all Stores duties related to Goods In/Goods out.
  • Adhoc duties as required.

Although not essential, it would be beneficial if you have the following:

  • Previous experience of being a delivery driver.
  • Experience of driving a 3.5 tonne, long wheel base van.
  • Good driving practices and experience of long distance driving.
  • Good IT skills (including MRP system, Excel and Outlook).
  • A forklift licence.

An immediate start is required.


For Apprenticeships at Shearline please click the link below:

Apprenticeship at Shearline

All our roles are integral to Shearline.

If you are interested in any of the above vacancies, please apply with your current CV to:

or send by post to:

Hilary Austin

HR Manager
Shearline Precision Engineering Limited
Precision House
Cambridgeshire Business Park