Industry Sectors


Aerospace & Defence

Having worked with successful aerospace and defence businesses for many years, we know our aerodynamics from our avionics. The industry is diverse, with job roles in a wide range of specialisms. We pride ourselves on finding aerospace talent that's the right fit! We source permanent and contract staff within all disciplines.

  • System Engineers
  • Trials, Validation and Verification Engineers
  • Safety & Reliability Engineers & Managers
  • Project and Programme Engineers & Managers
  • Configuration Engineers and Managers
  • Modelling & Simulation Engineers
  • Mechanical Design Engineers and Managers
  • Project Planners and Schedulers

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

With over 25 years of working with clients throughout the UK in the ever-growing field of electronics, we have built relationships with major blue chips and SMEs across Automotive, Defence & Aerospace, Consumer Electronics, Telecoms, and Medical devices. Here is a snapshot of the types of permanent and contract roles we recruit

  • Electronics & Hardware Design Engineers
  • Electrical Design Engineers
  • Electronics Repair Technicians
  • Field Service Engineers
  • Electronics Assemblers

Engineering Machinery

We know how important it is to keep your engineering machinery maintained and fully operational to meet your manufacturing and production deadlines. From tooling designers to maintenance engineers, we can source high quality permanent and contract talent to meet your needs.

  • Mechanical Design Engineers & Managers
  • Maintenance Engineers & Managers
  • Tooling Design Engineers
  • Drawing Office Managers
  • Reliability Engineers & Managers
  • Quality Engineers & Managers

Industrial Automation

We are experienced recruiters to the industrial automation sector, supplying SMEs and large corporate companies with quality permanent and contract talent.  We understand the benefits of reducing waste, saving material costs and above all, the improvements to quality, accuracy and precision that automation can deliver.

  • Controls Engineers & Managers
  • Automation Engineers & Managers
  • Mechanical Engineers & Managers
  • Hydraulic Engineers
  • Pneumatic Engineers
  • PLC Engineers

Product & Industrial Engineering

Zebra Technical has over 25 years of experience working with manufacturing and production companies. We understand the importance of developing tooling,  processes, machines and equipment to produce quality products in the most efficient way possible with optimum capital expenditure and supply permanent and contract talent to help realise these efficiencies.

  • Production Engineers & Managers
  • Industrial Engineers
  • Continuous Improvement Engineers
  • Quality Engineers & Managers
  • Lean Manufacturing Specialists
  • Process Engineers
  • Material Planners & Managers

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