Available Candidates

Below is a sample of our currently registered and available candidates.


If you’re recruiting and one of these candidates is of interest, get in touch. 

Project Manager

Location: Falkirk
Mobility: Central Scotland
Sectors: Military, ICT, Cyber
Armed Forces experience: 18 years – Royal Marines

Commercial Experience

Commercial Experience: Our candidate is leaving the Royal Marines, following a distinguished a highly successful career, operating with some of the most high profile military teams in the world. Alongside that, our candidate has operated in a leadership role for the past 10 years, setting and implementing strategic visions to support critical missions.

The day job revolved around implementing communications infrastructures, often in hostile and austere environments, with little to no existing capabilities to work from. Our candidate often had to use initiative, work at pace and be creative in solving problems in order to deliver for the end customer. Most recently, our candidate has been involved in larger change management programmes, particularly in the use of updated equipment and working practices.

Our candidate has a strong technical communications background and is looking to transfer those skills into his next career. Our candidate is APM Project Management Practitioner, Agile and a Management of Risk practitioner as well as ITIL foundation certified. Additionally, our candidate has certifications in CompTIA Network and Sy as well as Crest Cyber Threat Analysis and has CMI Level 5 certificate in Leadership and Management.

Maintenance Engineer

Location: Fife, Eastern Scotland
Mobility: Fife, Dundee, Perth, Edinburgh
Sectors: Defence, Rail, Facilities Management, Pharmaceutical
Armed Forces experience: 8 years – British Army

Commercial Experience

Commercial Experience: During their military career, our candidate was involved in the full array of delivering equipment support and maintenance to a wide range of vehicles valuing in excess of £1mn. Since leaving the military, they have focused on mechanical maintenance in facilities management and rail transport.

Our candidate has a fully served Advanced Apprenticeship in engineering manufacture (Engineering technical support).

Sales Manager

Location: Eastern Scotland
Mobility: Scotland wide
Sectors: Military, Oil & Gas, Defence,
Armed Forces experience: 6 years – RAF

Commercial Experience

Commercial Experience: Our candidate has an engineering background & has extensive experience in oil and gas, the UK, NATO & US Defence sectors. He is adept at identifying niche applications for his company’s products. He is used to a variety of lengths of sales cycles & has developed a style of building up trust with customers to become a go to advisor in his specialist areas. Our candidate cites one of his strengths as his excellent communication skills, leading to sustainable & profitable relationships with clients, suppliers & stakeholders. He ensures that he upholds ethical choices, diminishes risk, advances positive results, determines long term success & builds reputations.

Production Engineer

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Mobility: Lothians, Scottish Borders
Sectors: Military, Aerospace, civil engineering,
Armed Forces experience: 12 years – British Army

Commercial Experience

Commercial Experience: Our candidate has over 15 years of engineering experience gained in a variety of environments and industries. A highly reliable and motivated middle manager providing a professional engineering service for varied organisations. With well-developed organizational and leadership skills, excellent communication, our candidate is highly experienced in mechanical engineering.

Our candidate is equally comfortable working as part of and leading a team as being a self-motivated and proactive individual that can achieve objectives with a tight and challenging deadlines.

Our candidate served as Advanced Apprenticeship in engineering and has completed an NVQ 4 in Tig welding and a Level 3 NVQ in mechanical manufacturing engineering. They come with experience in various fabrication techniques such as turning and milling, sheet metal work and oxy acetylene, MIG, TIG and Arc welding.

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