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How We Find Your Next Hire

MaxAd has a proven track record recruiting within Manufacturing, attracting the candidates you require through a combination of online advertising across the most effective Manufacturing sector job boards, affiliate recruitment websites and social media. If you purchased this advertising directly it would cost you over £1,000.

We also search (£600 cost to you if purchase directly!) the best performing Manufacturing CV Databases to actively find candidates that are seeking their next career move. This includes searching our in-house database of candidates.

Finally, we telephone screen all applicants to ensure they match the requirements of your specific vacancy (including location, salary, UK visa) and are worthy of your time to interview.

Positions We Cover:

Assistant Buyer
Assembly Supervisor
Packaging Manager
Procurement Manager
Manufacturing Engineer
Site Manager
CAD Designer
Lead Production Operator
Project Manager


Manufacturing Case Studies: How We've Helped Our Clients


Job Title: Assistant Buyer

Salary: £18k

Job Spec: An Assistant Buyer was required for the day to day purchasing administration and expediting of orders across a wide range of manufacturing components and finished goods for a leading provider of high-end audio products and services.

Result: 46 applications, 9 CVs submitted, Filled

Estimated Savings: £2,800

Client Challenge: To find a buyer conversant with buying high volume specialist electronic components, a commercial negotiator as opposed to simply placing orders.



CAD DESIGNER (Solidworks)

Job Title: CAD Designer (Solidworks)

Salary: £35k

Job Spec: 3D CAD Designer required to create detailed small decorative components from design briefs.

Result: 69 applied, 7 CVs submitted, 1 hire!

Estimated Savings: £4,455

Client Challenge: Very high demand for CAD designers in the Birmingham area due to high manufacturing density and large, high-profile employers such as Jaguar and Land Rover.


Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer

Salary: £30k - £35k

Job Spec:  A Manufacturing Engineer (Mechanical) is required for a specialist mid-sized engineering firm, located in Petersfield on the Hampshire/Sussex border. The company designs and builds the most beautiful aluminium, glazed structures available. Clients include the National Trust, Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, and high net worth individuals. 

Result: 31 applications, 2 CVs submitted, 1 hire

Estimated Savings: £5,100

Client Challenge: To find a self-starter with a a high level of technical expertise and skill, which will be used to plan, design, set up, modify, optimise and monitor manufacturing processes and also to be focused on bespoke greenhouses and conservatory design’s and projects entailing CAD/CAM and the production of BoM’s.


Job Title: Project Manager

Salary: £40k

Job Spec: An ambitious Senior Project Manager is required for a specialist mid-sized engineering firm, located in Petersfield on the Hampshire / Sussex border. The company designs and builds the most beautiful aluminium, glazed structures available. 

Result: 39 candidates shortlisted, 8 CVs submitted, 1 hire!

Estimated Savings: £7,100

Client Challenge: Looking for a Project Manager to be responsible for the overall direction, coordination and completion of large specialist glasshouse projects, in the UK and worldwide (typically over £100k sales value with an average duration of 8-12 months per project) ensuring consistency with company strategy.

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