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Isle of Man Engineering and Manufacturing Sector

We hope you find this site helpful in increasing your knowledge about engineering and how the island's engineering and manufacturing sector plays a significant role in the world of engineering. We equally hope that for those wishing to develop a career in engineering, the site provides you with plenty of information as to how to achieve this goal.

If you have any questions about the site content or you need some guidance on careers, work placements, or qualifications, etc., then please contact the Engineering and Manufacturing Sector Skills Champion any time of day, any day (even weekends) who will be more than happy to help. Use link here for contact details. 


  • A visit to the impressive Cammell Laird shipyard in Birkenhead!

    A group of Swagelok Apprentices enjoyed a visit to the impressive Cammell Laird shipyard in Birkenhead on Monday.

  • Strix Celebrates 2 billion products sold worldwide!

    On 21st October 2017 Strix celebrated a significant milestone of 2 billion products sold worldwide.

  • Year in review 2017

    2017 has been a fantastic year filled to the brim with events and seeing students flourish. 2017 has been a successful year to go start inspiring young adults ahead of the 2018 Year of Engineering.

  • Bloodhound Landspeed Car - Inspiring the Isle of Man

    The Engineering Sector and its partners have arranged for the BLOODHOUND land-speed car and team to come to the Isle of Man on Friday 22nd & Saturday 23rd September.

  • D&T Awards 2018

    The Design & Technology Coursework Awards will be held for another year, for GCSE and A Level/International Baccalaureate students to submit their work and be in the chance to win prizes in recognition of their achievements!

Latest Jobs

  • Harbour Works Supervisor

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  • Pharmacist

    Ref: 129370 What you’ll be doing day to day. As a Pharmacist your customer care will be inspiring, & always reassuring. It’s more than providing medicine, it’s looking after our customers & showing genuine care for them. Using your expert knowledge will really benefit our customers. It could be a friendly word of advice, small tip or even just a comforting chat to put them at ease ...

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  • Maintenance Operative

    Ref: 129633 Previous mechanical experience preferred. Excellent customer service skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Steady career history and good references. To apply email (click here for email)

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  • Plant Mechanic (Fitter)

    Ref: 126267 There has never been a more exciting time to work for ACE. We need dedicated people to join our team as we continue to diversify and grow our brand in the Island. We are committed to providing training & development, supportive working environments and scope for progression ...

    Ace Hire & Sales-Douglas

  • Qualified Automotive Technician

    Ref: 128675 Aspire Recruitment are currently working with one of the main Auto Specialists based in Douglas, helping them source a Qualified Automotive Technician. The ideal candidate: Must be quailed to City & Guilds Level 3: Excellent communication & interpersonal skills: 3+ years plus of service technician experience: Knowledge of diagnostic tools & equipment is essential ...

    Aspire Recruitment Limited