Recruitment Agencies in Maidstone
The county town of Kent, south-east England, Maidstone had a population of 155,143 in the 2011 Census. Set on the River Medway, Maidstone has a rich history, and its location on the M20 motorway, just 20 miles east of the M25, ensures that it has strong connections with the capital.
Due to the strength of industry in Maidstone and the south-east, recruitment agencies are in high demand in the area - covering all manner of hiring requirements, from permanent to temporary and contract positions. Whether you represent an employer looking for new recruits, or a candidate looking for a new job, this page is a quick and simple way to find a recruitment agency that fits your requirements. The search box below allows you to enter the details of your vacancy and find an expert in your area.
Economic overview and salaries
The parliamentary constituency of Maidstone and the Weald reported unemployment of 2.5% in April 2013 - considerably lower than the UK average of 3.8%, and pointing to a strong jobs market for anyone seeking employment. With London Victoria reachable from Maidstone East railway station in slightly under an hour, Maidstone also remains a strong choice with commuters - which has further strengthened the economy in the area.
A major area for employment in the Maidstone area is the Construction Industry - accounting for 10.6% (8,308) of jobs in the area according to the 2011 Census. This was 2.9% higher than the average for England and Wales that year. Employment in Maidstone displays a largely even spread across different industries - with a tendency towards the national averages.
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We have 16 Recruitment Agencies based in Maidstone and an additional 100+ agencies that recruit in the area. You can narrow your search results in the box above.
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
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.
Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division
Is your business longing for the top Commercial talent in Maidstone? Berry Recruitment work to secure permanent, temporary and contract employment for a candidate pool of high quality personnel within multiple key sectors. Our Kent office is located right in the centre of Maidstone, just around the corner from Jubilee Square, and enables us to maintain a valuable network of in-demand personnel - from Marketing Directors to Personal Assistants. Contact your local Berry branch for more information.
Berry Recruitment - Construction & Asbestos Division
Specialising in placing construction and asbestos removal personnel into all levels of UK vacancies, Berry Recruitment is committed to delivering honest solutions to our list of esteemed clients. Our growing reputation within the market has allowed us to place staff from all sub-sectors of the construction industry into permanent, temporary and contract roles. We have also gained SMAS Worksafe Contractor status and Constructionline membership.
Interaction Finance Recruitment
At Interaction Finance, our team of expert recruiters have a specialist knowledge of the finance industry. We recruit high calibre accountants and related vocations for a number of national blue chip companies and financial institutions. Our trained consultants are based across our 30+ offices all over the UK, and can provide a tailored and professional service to help meet our clients’ requirements.
Swanstaff Recruitment - Driving & Industrial
Building flexible workforces nationwide, Swanstaff deliver strategic recruitment plans that are tailored to the demands of the Driving and Industrial markets. If you’re suffering from a shortage of HGV Drivers or need to make a swift hire to combat changing production demands, Swanstaff can attract the leading professionals in your area. Filling permanent, temp or contract vacancies, we are members of the ALP and hold a Gangmasters license.
Interaction Driving Recruitment
Our Interaction Driving division is led by a team of recruitment experts with specialist knowledge of the driving market. We offer a flexible screening programme with elements such as DVLA checks, manual handling tests and LGV competence assessments, that ensures that our candidates are fully qualified before being submitted to our clients. We aim to provide a tailored and professional service that helps best meet the needs of employers.
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
Interaction Construction Recruitment
Interaction Construction is a CHAS accredited company that offers a tailored approach to construction staffing solutions. Our team of recruitment experts are dedicated to the CSCS scheme and we ensure that our candidates hold at least CSCS, ESC or CPSC cards as a basic. We specialise in sectors such as contract management and building services and we aim to provide a personal and professional service to meet our clients’ needs.
Swanstaff Recruitment - Health & Social Care
At Swanstaff, we understand the demands placed on the Care sectors and can supply the flexible professionals required to maintain a high standard of service. Working with national and local Care providers, our dedicated team offer exceptional staffing solutions from a network of nationwide branches. Sourcing qualified staff including Social Workers, Doctors, Nurses, Support Workers and HCAs, we facilitate hires for the Public and Private sectors.
Whether a client or a candidate, we aim to exceed your expectations, delivering a fast, effective and honest service. Our passion and commitment is backed by an experienced team of consultants who have a wealth of industry knowledge.
Interaction Commercial Recruitment
At Interaction Commercial, we aim to surpass our clients’ expectations by offering a tailored and consultative approach to staffing solutions. Our team of recruitment experts have a specialist knowledge of commercial services and source candidates from areas such as sales, design and customer service. We have 30+ offices across the UK and try and offer a professional and personal service that best meets the needs of our clients.
Capita Education Resourcing
Specialist education recruitment agency with offices nationwide.
Interaction Industrial Recruitment
At Interaction Industrial, our specialist recruitment team can supply candidates whether you’re working on a last minute job or a large scale project. We can provide referenced and fully tested staff in areas of work such as manufacturing and logistics and can also deliver health checks, training and inductions for the food sector. We aim to gain an understanding of our clients’ needs before supplying them with only the most qualified candidates.
Interaction IT Recruitment
Our IT division at Interaction Recruitment is led by a team of expert IT consultants who offer a personal and professional recruitment service. Based across our nationwide offices, we look to supply roles in areas such as support and infrastructure, web development and data warehousing. We have access to a valuable database of suitably qualified candidates all with necessary experience and IT skills to match our clients’ varying business needs.