Shearline Careers


The Shearline Group strives to be the best manufacturing employer in East Anglia

Why work for The Shearline Group

Flexible working – the option to work a 4-day week (37.5 hours worked over 4 days)
Hybrid working considered for office staff
Competitive salary
Company pension scheme incl. pension exchange option
Attendance bonus
Annual pay reviews
Long service awards - 10,15,20,25 & 30 years of service

Annual leave: buy and sell scheme

Increasing holiday entitlement for long service
Brightly lit/air-conditioned offices and throughout the factories
Free tea and coffee facilities
Training and development
24-hour wellbeing support

Current Vacancies across The Shearline Group

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Marketing Manager


The Shearline Group is a leading centre for manufacturing excellence, offering a complete solution from prototyping to full serial production – we manufacture exactly to our customers specifications. We make parts that will go on to be used in life saving medical devices, the latest renewable energy technology and F1 racing cars to name just a few. As we embark on an ambitious growth strategy, now is an exciting time to join our strong team and pay a key part in our onward journey.

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Marketing Manager either on a part-time or full-time basis to lead our marketing initiatives at The Shearline Group. This role is an opportunity to take charge of digital marketing, creative content creation, and budget management while ensuring our messaging reflects the essence of our values. We are looking for someone with a strong can-do attitude who isn’t afraid to challenge the status quo and inspire change to improve the organisation.


  1. Strategy & Campaigns
  • Develop and implement marketing strategies aligned with company goals.
  • Plan, execute, and analyse multi-channel campaigns.
  1. Interdepartmental Collaboration
  • Collaborate with sales divisions and HR for seamless execution.
  1. Digital Marketing & Content
  • Oversee SEO, SEM, email, and social media efforts.
  • Create engaging content and manage websites via WordPress.
  1. Budget & Analytics
  • Develop and manage cost-effective marketing budgets.
  • Use data-driven insights for ROI assessment.
  1. Events & PR
  • Design materials for events, apply for relevant awards.
  • Build and maintain media relationships.

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Proven success in strategy development and campaign execution.
  • Strong digital marketing expertise and content creation skills.
  • Effective collaboration and communication skills.
  • Budget management and data-driven decision-making.
  • Self-starter, independent working style with strong prioritisation skills.
  • Natural creativity with innovative thinking to develop unique and attention-grabbing marketing campaigns.

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Experience within an engineering / manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in WordPress.
  • Desire to learn and stay at the forefront of industry trends and emerging technologies.

Salary is negotiable.

Please include details of the hours you would ideally like to work and your salary expectations on your application.




We need a highly skilled CNC Turner to programme, set and run CNC machines with Fanuc based control system. The successful applicants should have served an apprenticeship or gained a high level of experience in machining.

For this particular section of our Turning department you will need experience of some if not all of the following types of machines; Driven Tool, Chuck and Bar.

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

You must be able to read and understand complex drawings and have a good eye for detail.

The ability to work well within a team and have good problem-solving ideas is also essential.

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

CNC Miller – Programmer/Setter/Operator  


We are looking for a skilled CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator to operate a variety of 3 axis vertical milling machines.

The ideal candidate should have aspirations to develop their career as advancement into the section leader for this machining centre, in the future, is desirable.

You will need to be able to program complex parts both at the machine or on an offline CAD system (OneCNC).

You must be able to read and understand complex drawings and have a good eye for detail.

The ability to work well within a team and have good problem-solving ideas is also essential.


  • Review parts produced, drawings or instructions to understand required specifications.
  • Be responsible for own quality recording outputs to drawing specifications.
  • Monitor machine while working to achieve optimum outputs.
  • Always looking for continuous improvement in all processes.

Engineering Apprenticeships for 2024


Based on the Cambridgeshire Business Park, in Ely, we are a well-established, sub-contract Engineering Company supplying components to the aerospace, automotive, medical and hi-tech industries.

This is an exciting opportunity in conjunction with a local College to complete an Apprenticeship in Engineering, which will give you a good basis for building your future career.

You could be working in any of the following areas:

  • CNC Machining
  • Welding and Fabrication
  • Assembly
  • Laser Cutting
  • General Engineering

The apprenticeship

  • You will be supported in your studies towards an NVQ Level 3 in Engineering, which together with the practical experience you gain, will provide you with the perfect platform for an exciting career ahead.
  • After completion of your apprenticeship, you will also be given the opportunity to complete further training.
  • You should have an interest in engineering, a certain amount of manual dexterity, excellent attention to detail, patience, a positive attitude, and plenty of enthusiasm.
  • Although working as part of a team, we are looking for someone who has initiative and can in time manage their own workload.
  • You must be punctual, reliable, flexible, adaptable and ready to rise to each new challenge.

Applications for apprenticeships for 2024 will be considered from April 2024.

Likely start date:  Summer of 2024.

If interested, please send your CV to:

Marketing Manager Turner CNC Miller – Programmer/Setter/Operator   Engineering Apprenticeships for 2024

How to apply?

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

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