Manufacturing & Materials

Your Go-To for Manufacturing & Materials Recruitment

At Norconsulting Recruitment, we are more than just recruiters; we are your dedicated partners in driving your business forward through strategic talent acquisition. Specializing in sectors like metals, plastics, composites, and additive manufacturing, our comprehensive services encompass everything from initial talent mapping to contract negotiations and onboarding. With over 20 years of experience, we’ve successfully filled thousands of roles, earning our reputation as the go-to recruitment solution for industry leaders ranging from global powerhouses to nimble startups.

A Tailored Approach to Talent Acquisition

Understanding that no two businesses are alike, we offer customized recruitment solutions tailored to meet your specific needs. Whether you’re seeking specialized engineers in metal fabrication or supply chain experts in plastics, our diverse talent pool is equipped to meet the unique challenges of your sector. Our detailed screening processes include competency interviews, skill assessments, and culture-fit evaluations to ensure the candidates we propose are well-suited for your organization.


Expertise You Can Trust

Our credibility isn’t just in our years of experience, but in the depth of our industry-specific knowledge. Our consulting team comprises professionals who have first-hand engineering and manufacturing experience in fields like automotive, aerospace, defense, and electronics. This allows us to offer insightful, data-driven talent solutions that align with your specific operational needs and long-term business objectives.


Long-Term Partnerships for Success

We believe in building lasting relationships with our clients. Our post-placement support includes regular check-ins, performance assessments, and ongoing consultation to ensure both you and your new hires are satisfied. In addition, we offer advanced workforce analytics and insights to help you optimize your staffing strategy for long-term success.




Where Skill Meets Steel: The Pinnacle of Metal Recruitment Services

At Norconsulting Recruitment, our Metals division isn’t just a service; it’s a specialized hub for the myriad of roles and skills that the metals sector demands. With dedicated areas of focus including steel manufacturing, steel processing, steel stockholding, and mixed metals manufacturing, we offer targeted recruitment solutions that pinpoint the precise skill sets required for each unique industry subset.


Comprehensive Talent Solutions
We facilitate an extensive range of recruitment solutions, covering:

  • Contract Placements: Ideal for project-based needs and specific, time-sensitive roles.
  • Permanent Placements: Ensuring long-term staffing solutions that align with your organization’s strategic goals.
  • Some of the Roles we Specialize In


We offer recruitment expertise across a spectrum of roles in the metals sector, including but not limited to:

  • Product Development: Metallurgical Engineers, Materials Scientists
  • Manufacturing: CNC Operators, Welders, Process Engineers
  • Commercial: Sales Engineers, Supply Chain Managers
  • Steel Processing: Shear and Rolling Mill Operators
  • Stockholding: Inventory Managers, Warehouse Supervisors
  • Mixed Metals: Alloy Specialists, Plating Technicians


Each of these roles is meticulously vetted to ensure a perfect fit for your specific operational needs. Our recruitment process isn’t just about filling roles; it’s about creating successful, long-lasting partnerships. That’s why each candidate undergoes a stringent selection process which includes technical assessments, soft skills evaluations, and compatibility checks to ensure a holistic match with your company culture and operational needs.


Industry Expertise at Your Fingertips
Backed by a team of recruitment consultants with direct experience in the metals industry—ranging from metallurgy to supply chain management—we bring a nuanced understanding of the technical skills, certifications, and on-the-job expertise required for each role.


Navigate Tomorrow, Today
With evolving industry standards and increasing demands for specialized skills such as additive manufacturing and 3D metal printing, our team remains at the forefront of the latest technological and market trends. This enables us to proactively match you with talent that doesn’t just meet today’s needs but is also aligned with future industry developments.


Shaping the Future of Plastics: Crafting Teams that Drive Innovation

The plastics industry remains a critical component of modern life, especially in sectors like automotive, aerospace, defense, and electronics. Despite global attention on environmental sustainability, plastics continue to evolve through innovation in material science, from biodegradable options to high-performance polymers. At Norconsulting Recruitment, we understand the industry’s dynamics and challenges, making us the ideal partner for sourcing top-tier talent.


A Focus on Sustainable Solutions

The surge in demand for more sustainable plastics, including bio-based and recycled materials, presents new opportunities for innovation. Our candidates are not only technically proficient but are also attuned to the environmental implications of their work. We actively seek professionals who can contribute to a greener future without compromising performance or functionality.


Some of the positions we Specialize In:

We recruit across a broad array of roles in the plastics industry, including:

  • Research & Development: Polymer Scientists, Material Researchers
  • Manufacturing: Injection Molding Technicians, Extrusion Operators
  • Commercial: Product Managers, Sales Executives
  • Engineering: Plastics Engineers, Tooling Engineers
  • Sustainability: Lifecycle Analysts, Waste Management Specialists
  • Quality Control: QA Engineers, Lab Technicians


These roles span from the lab to the factory floor to the sales office, ensuring that we can meet the diverse staffing needs of our clients.


Crafting Success in Composites: Assembling Teams that Lead Innovation
The composite industry is not just growing—it’s revolutionizing fields like automotive, energy, and aerospace. These high-performance materials offer unique advantages, from lightweight strength to long-lasting durability. At Norconsulting Recruitment, we have an in-depth understanding of this evolving landscape, positioning us as the go-to experts for talent acquisition in the composites sector.


Unlocking Potential with Specialized Talent

The rapid pace of innovation in composites creates a constant need for specialized skills and expertise. From research and development to design and material distribution, we have the industry knowledge to identify top candidates who can navigate these complexities. We excel at finding professionals who are adept in the latest composite technologies and methods, ensuring your team stays ahead of the curve.


Some of the positions we specialize In:

We recruit for a comprehensive range of positions within the composites industry, including:

  • Research & Development: Composite Scientists, Materials Engineers
  • Design & Modeling: CAD Designers, Structural Analysts
  • Material Distribution: Supply Chain Managers, Procurement Specialists
  • Production: Composite Technicians, Quality Control Engineers
  • Sustainability: Environmental Compliance Managers, Lifecycle Analysts
  • Project Management: Project Engineers, Program Managers


Our goal is to bridge skill gaps and align your team with the industry’s best talent, from entry-level roles to senior leadership positions.

Additive Manufacturing

The Future is Now: Innovate with Additive Manufacturing Talent
In a landscape where 3D printing is rapidly altering traditional manufacturing paradigms, additive manufacturing is more relevant than ever. Industries from healthcare to automotive are capitalizing on the versatile applications and cost-effective solutions provided by this groundbreaking technology. At Norconsulting Recruitment, we serve as the connecting link between visionary companies and skilled professionals in additive manufacturing.


Elevate Your Operations with Specialized Talent
Our vast experience enables us to understand the multidimensional roles within the additive manufacturing sector. Not only do we focus on technical skills, but we also value soft skills like innovation and team collaboration, offering you a comprehensive recruitment solution.


We recruit for a broad spectrum of roles within the additive manufacturing industry, including:

  • Product Development: 3D Design Engineers, Prototyping Specialists
  • Manufacturing: Additive Manufacturing Technicians, Operations Managers
  • Commercial Roles: Business Development Managers, Sales Engineers
  • Research & Innovation: Materials Scientists, Research Analysts
  • Quality Assurance: QA Engineers, Compliance Officers
  • Logistics and Supply Chain: Inventory Specialists, Logistics Managers


Partner with Norconsulting Recruitment to find the right talent that will not just fill roles but also become an integral part of your organization’s future success.