Recruitment Agencies in Harlow
Sharing a border with Hertfordshire, Harlow is a town located in the western part of Essex. As well as being part of the London commuter belt, Harlow benefits from the M11 which passes through the town, giving its 81,000+ inhabitants great commuting links. The town itself has a healthy scattering of recruitment agencies that work with employers to hire candidates.
A high concentration of agencies in Harlow can be found between the A1025 and Fourth Avenue. However, some are further afield in the Bush Fair, Great Parndon and Hare Street areas of the town. With contract, temporary and permanent positions available, Harlow houses some recruitment agencies that focus on specialist sectors. Healthcare is one such sector. Other agencies meanwhile recruit for a number of areas, with Industrial, Driving and Catering applicants sought after.
Economic overview and salaries
Wages in Harlow are at an encouraging level. The median salary for full-time employees in the town is in excess of £28,000. The rate of employment also paints the picture of an active workforce. According to official statistics, the rate stands at 69.7% of the total population which rises even higher when just those who are economically active are counted.
Key industries and employers
Harlow is home to a number of industries that are looking to hire staff and are helped by recruiters. Raytheon, which specialises in Defence, has premises in the town and is a key supplier for the Ministry of Defence. With 61,000 staff members employed throughout the world, the company is vastly experienced at developing electronic systems and software.
The Pharmaceutical industry is well represented in Harlow with the presence of Glaxosmithkline. This science-led global healthcare company employs approximately 16,000 people in the UK and Harlow is one of 18 sites on these shores, providing employment opportunities in Harlow.
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Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division
Serving Harlow, both old and new, Berry Recruitment can help you secure top job seekers for your Commercial vacancies. Our Harlow hub, ideally located close to Harlow Shopping Centre and Princess Alexandra Hospital, is a valuable resource to the west Essex employer community. We're experts in business development and can support your local and national growth through excellent hires. Harlow candidate search? Think Berry Recruitment.
Berry Recruitment - Driving Division
The Driving Division at Berry Recruitment specialises in recruiting Logistics and Transport professionals through an honest and professional service. We recruit document / qualification checked candidates for all categories of driving vacancies including 7.5 Tonne, 3.5 Tonne, HGV, LGV, ADR and van driver roles. We hold FTA accreditation and have played an important role in the development of the FTA's Driver Agency Accreditation Scheme.
At Extrastaff our aim is to be the number one national high street specialist in the supply and management of temporary driving and industrial personnel. Formed in 2003 we now operate from 12 locations with a turnover in excess of £18m and have won various awards including Best UK Logistics Agency in 2009
Recruiter TipScience, IT and Medical Technology (MedTech) are growing sectors that are expected to result in an increase of jobs in Harlow. A new science park on the London Road North site, part of the Harlow Enterprise Zone, is hoped to create more than 2,500 vacancies in these fields by 2025.
Berry Recruitment - Industrial and GLA Division
Through an ever growing reputation and solutions built around the needs of our clients, Berry Recruitment are effective industrial recruiters within areas such as agriculture, manufacturing, distribution and warehousing. We can supply candidates to fit all of your requirements including day, night and shift work as required.
Berry Recruitment - Catering & Hospitality Division
From head chefs to food service assistants, Berry Catering provide solutions for all levels of permanent and temporary catering vacancies in the UK. Consultants within our specialist division are experts within Catering / Hospitality and ensure that candidates have any required food hygiene certificates before being recommended to clients. We currently supply catering staff to many of the country’s largest sporting, events and catering venues