Rugby is a large town in the county of Warwickshire, West Midlands. In 2013, the town was estimated to have a population of just under 550,000 people. Rugby is noted as the birthplace of the popular sport of the same name - which was invented at the public school there. Rugby school itself is one of England's oldest and most illustrious public schools. This page lists recruitment agencies in and around Rugby, which will be of use to jobseekers and employers alike.
Employment in and around Rugby
Traditionally, Rugby has been known as an industrial area - with a cement-making industry dating back to the 19th Century. A major employer in the area is CEMEX - operator of the cement works which dominates the skyline to the west of the town. Another major employer is the engineering firm Alstom - which maintains a strong presence in the area.
Transport links in Rugby
Rugby is well-served by the motorway network - and Great Britain's two main motorways, the M6 and M1, merge just to the north east of the town - giving easy access to many of the larger cities in the West and East Midlands for commuters.
Rail links in the area are also enviable - with London Euston reachable in around 50 minutes via a direct train. Birmingham New Street is around a 40 minute direct journey, and Coventry Station takes well under 15 minutes. Birmingham Airport is also directly reachable via rail.
Types of Recruitment Agencies in Rugby
As you will see from this page, there are a number of recruitment agencies in Rugby. Whilst a number of these agencies are generalist - covering the vast majority of permanent or temporary job roles, others are specialist - working within a specific industry or industries. Given Rugby's history and location, specialist Engineering and Transport recruitment agencies tend to be common in the area - although the market is by no means limited to this. Use this page to find agencies local to the Rugby area.