Hertfordshire is a county in southern England that is bordered by five counties including Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire. With the population touching 1.2 million, the county is a significant player in the Engineering sector and candidates in the area can expect to find temporary and permanent jobs across all districts including Stevenage, Watford and St Albans.
The Engineering roles advertised throughout Hertfordshire by recruitment agencies are frequent and diverse. This is reflected by the fact that numerous agencies focus on hiring staff specifically for Engineering. These are located in places such as Watford, Broxbourne and Borehamwood. In addition to this, there are recruiters based around the whole county that make Engineer hires as as part of a multi-sector service.
In Hertfordshire overall, there are more than 95,000 people who are economically active. If they specialise in Engineering, candidates will find differing salaries depending on who the employer is and the exact position in question. For example, some agencies are advertising for Engineering Manager roles that offer candidates anywhere near the £30,000 mark. Field Sales Engineers are also being hired in Hertfordshire, with a salary on offer rising to £34,000.
Engineering is well represented in Hertfordshire due to the range of employers in different sectors that support these roles. Within the county, there are Aerospace organisations, and the area is particularly rich in the Manufacturing sector, with numerous job opportunities for candidates.
An example is Finetech Engineering Ltd, which has business relationships with sectors such as Aerospace and Motor Sport. Global organisation Airbus provides a huge presence in Hertfordshire, with a base in Stevenage that has a 1,200-strong workforce and therefore Engineering candidates can expect to find work here.