Careers with Vision Engineering

Since its formation in 1958, we have become one of the World’s most innovative and dynamic manufacturers of ergonomic stereo microscopes and non-contact measurement systems.

Vision Engineering Limited is an expanding, medium sized, privately owned British company. Our market is global (87% export) and encompasses electronics, precision engineering, plastics, medical device manufacturing, analytical laboratories and increasingly biomedical laboratories. Vision Engineering has received Queen’s Awards for both Export and Technical Innovation.

Additionally, Vision Engineering Manufacturing Services offer comprehensive design, manufacturing and commercialisation packages, coordinating customer requirements from bespoke designed prototypes, through to mass production projects and all aspects of purchasing, shipping and subsequent marketing.

Vision Engineering Group employs over 200 people and includes two manufacturing sites in Send and Woking in Surrey and in Connecticut, USA. Wholly owned sales subsidiaries are located in Germany, France, Italy, Japan and the USA, with additional representative offices in China, Malaysia and India. Our employees include professionals from a wide range of disciplines that span design, manufacturing, technical assembly, production, finance, technical sales and marketing.

Work for us

We are always looking at ways to innovate and grow our business, at the heart of which is the talent and professionalism of our staff. Current job vacancies are listed below. If there are no vacancies available, you can still get in touch with us if you are looking for new challenges and think you could bring something special to Vision Engineering. Please include a completed application form.

As well as working in a friendly and rewarding environment, we can offer competitive salaries and a range of other staff incentives including medical health care as part of the salary package. Our UK vacancies are based either at our Send or Woking sites in Surrey.

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We are occasionally able to offer short-term internships within certain departments in the Company such as Accounts, Design and Development and Marketing.

Current job vacancies

Machine Shop Manager

At Vision Engineering’s New Milford, Connecticut facility, we are expanding our CNC Machining capabilities. We are offering a rewarding opportunity for a highly motivated, proactive individual to jo


Global Key Accounts Manager/ Executive

Due to rapid business growth & development, a new role has been created for a Global Key Accounts Manager/ Executive.  The position can be based anywhere in the United States within reasonable di


Planner Buyer (Manufacturing)

Due to rapid business growth & development, a new role has been created for a Manufacturing Planner Buyer.  The position is based in the New Milford, Connecticut facility.  The Planner Buyer wi


Optics Business Development Executive, North America

Due to rapid business growth & development, a new role has been created for an Optics Business Development Executive in the North American region, to join an existing successful and dynamic commer


Payroll & Benefits Manager

A vacancy has arisen for a Fixed Term Contract of 6 months, full-time, temporary (with capacity to turn permanent for the right candidate) Payroll and Benefits Manager to work at our manufacturing bas