AGM Batteries is an established business, based in Thurso Caithness, who work with clients and partners to scale new battery technologies through to manufacture. AGM are involved in several prestigious projects in various sectors including automotive and energy storage

We are currently recruiting or the following positions:

  • Machine Setter/Operator


The Project Manager has primary responsibility for leading the team to ensure objectives are defined, planned, tracked and managed during the lifecycle of the projects assigned.


  • Manage delivery of projects
  • Track projects including cost to complete
  • Ensure documentation and all deliverables are completed at appropriate stages to required standard
  • Track activity against plan and provide regular reports to key stakeholders
  • Control of project budgets and resources

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and self-motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. They will be organised with a strong planning approach and work effectively to deadlines.


  • Project Management qualification would be advantageous but not essential
  • 2-3 YEARS Project Management experience managing medium/large scale projects

Machine Setter/Operator

To assist with the set up and running of production machines with particular focus on our high volume Mixing Room

Duties will include:

  • Set up and running of machines ensuring quality and consistency
  • Mixing of Chemicals to specific recipes
  • Assist in all aspects of project processes including Dry Room and Product build


  • Knowledge of machine setting/operating
  • Basic understanding of industrial machinery
  • Experience of Manufacturing and its processes
  • H&S Awareness
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance and standards

An understanding of handling chemicals, COSSH awareness and risk assessment would also be advantageous but training will be given

Personal Attributes for all positions:

  • Flexible
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Packages

Good written and verbal communication is a pre-requisite

The company offers flexible working hours, 25 days holiday in addition to the statutory public holidays and an opportunity to share in its success through a company share scheme.

lf you would like to apply for either position please send CV's with covering letter stating position applied for to Tracey Beveridge Office/HR Manager, AGM Batteries Limited Denchi House, Thurso Business Park Thurso Caithness KW14 7XW or email

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th April 2017