Recruitment Agencies in Colchester

With just over 121,000 inhabitants, Colchester's population has soared in recent years and this is expected to rise further in the future. Located in Essex, this picturesque town comprises of areas such as Tiptree, Peldon and West Mersea. Because of its growing population, Colchester is filled with employment opportunities, and recruitment agencies are scattered throughout the town, all providing expert knowledge to help with the process of hiring staff to jobs in a number of sectors.

Recruitment in Colchester

Colchester's recruitment agencies - offering permanent and temporary roles - are well spread through the town and are serviced by Colchester and Colchester Town train stations, as well as the A134. The agencies have vacancies from employers throughout the town and some neighbouring areas of East Anglia. The common theme is one that sees recruitment agencies hiring for multiple sectors including Engineering, Catering & Hospitality and Healthcare.

Economic overview and salaries

For candidates in Colchester, the median salary stands at almost £20,000. However, when only full-time salaries are taken into account, the median salary rises to nearly £25,000. Employment in the town is generally very high. Of 100,500 who are economically active, 98,000 are in work. Not only does this represent over 83.3% of Colchester's overall population, but that figure rises further when just those registered for employment are considered.

Key industries and employers

According to the Office for National Statistics, human health and social work activities accounts for over 13% of Colchester's workforce, which is also higher than the national average. This is unsurprising given the town is home to Colchester University Hospital NHS Foundation. Employers are advertising Healthcare Assistant and Pharmacy vacancies amongst other related jobs.

The Automotive industry is another major employer in Colchester - thanks in part to Ford Retail Group, which has its head office in the town. In addition, the Retail Sector is a popular employer in the town - boosted by Store Assistant roles which are often available at the many stores based in the Culver Square Retail Park. These include Gap, H&M, and Pandora.

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We have 27 Recruitment Agencies based in Colchester and an additional 100+ agencies that recruit in the area. Use the search box above to find your ideal list of agencies.

1Stop Healthcare

COLCHESTER, CLACTON ON SEA, FRINTON ON SEA, CHELMSFORD, GREAT DUNMOW, HALSTEAD, MALDON, TENDERING, HARLOW, DEDHAM, WIVENHOE, BRIGHTLINGSEA, BRAINTREE, TIPTREE, KELVEDON, WITHAM, INGATESTONE, SOUTH WOODHAM FERRERS, GREAT BADDOW, DOVERCOURT, HARWICH, SOUTHEND ON SEA, Great Baddow, Great Bardfield, Great Bentley, Great Bromley, Great Dunmow, Great Horkesley, HadleighHadstock, Halstead, Harlow, Harwich, Hatfield Peverel, Kelvedon, Kelvedon Hatch, Kirby-le-Soken, Lawford, Layer de la Haye,Leigh-on-Sea, Lexden, mANNINGTREE,
Coverage  East Anglia
3 - 4 Cadman House, Off Peartree Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0NW
20 Epslion House, West Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 9FJ
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Better Healthcare Services

Industries covered: Health Care, Social Care
145 High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1PG

Essential Selection

Industries covered: Automotive, Sales
North Colchester Business Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9AD

GBN Kiloforce Ltd

Industries covered: Agriculture, Catering and Hospitality, Driving, Electronics, Engineering, Industrial, Manufacturing / Production
125 High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1SZ

Holistic Recruiters

Industries covered: Health Care, Industrial, Social Care
Weston Business Centr, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8JX

LSA Recruitment Ltd

Industries covered: Financial Services, Personnel / HR, Marketing, Sales
The Colchester Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8JX

Red River People

Industries covered: Agriculture, Biotechnology, Food & Drink
C11 The Seedbed Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9HT

3D Personnel Ltd

Industries covered: Construction
Suite 12 The Causeway, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4EJ

Asprey Medical Services

Industries covered: Health Care, Pharmaceutical
Suite 14, Colchester Business Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2JS

Esca Recruitment

Industries covered: Construction, Electronics, Engineering
The Colchester Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8JX

Origin Legal

Industries covered: Legal
The Studio, Lodge Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5NE

PDT Recruitment

Industries covered: Engineering
59, Coggeshall Road, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1LS

Wanta Driver Ltd

Industries covered: Driving
26, Collingwood Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 9AU

Catering Elite

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Weston Business Centre Hawkins Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8JX

Essex Recruitment Services

Industries covered: Administration, Industrial
2 Ranger Walk, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8BY

Pyramid Recruitment Services Ltd

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Automotive, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Facilities Management, Food & Drink, Insurance, IT, Legal, Manufacturing / Production, Marketing, Property, Purchasing, Sales, Sport, Recreation & Leisure
125 High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1SZ

Top Job

Industries covered: Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Driving, Industrial, Marketing, Sales, Security
10 Church Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1NF

Swanstaff Recruitment - Driving & Industrial, temporary division

Building flexible work forces 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.
Coverage  UK wide
846 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9YQ
8 The Pavilions, High Street, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, EN8 7BY 50 High Street, Swanley, Kent, BR8 8BQ Omega House, 6 Buckingham Place, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13 5HW Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4RG 18 Tuesday Market Place, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1JW
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Industries covered: Administration, Agriculture, Automotive, Aviation / Aerospace, Banking, Catering and Hospitality, Charity, Child Care, Construction, Education, Engineering, Financial Services, Government / Public Sector, Personnel / HR, Industrial, IT, Legal, Logistics, Manufacturing / Production, Marketing, Not-for-profit, Purchasing, Retail, Sales, Telecommunications, Travel, Energy / Renewable Energy
37 Sir Isaacs Walk, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1JJ
85-89 High Street, Southend-on-sea, Essex, SS1 1HS 5b West Square, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1JJ 18-20 Military Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4JA 1st Floor, 11-13 New Rents, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1LE Taga House, 3a Theatre Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8BQ Unit 5, Metropolitan Business Park, Metropolitan Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 9LT 5-7 Lowther St, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4DH
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247 Professional Health

247 Professional Health specialises in the recruitment for nurses, healthcare assistants, adult and child support workers in both temporary and permanent placements within Residential Homes, Care Homes, Rest Homes, Nursing Homes, EMI Care Homes, Hospitals, SEN Schools, Children's Residential Services.
Coverage  UK wide
Unit 34 Colchester Business Centre, 1 George Williams Way, Colchester, Essex, CO1 2JS
Crown House, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent, DA1 1DZ 1st Floor, 31 River Road, Barking, Ilford, IG11 0DA Room 212, Island Business Centre, 18-36 Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 6PF 491 Holloway Road, Islington, London, N19 4DD First Floor, 21 Bancroft Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1JW Access Self Storage, 1 Nestle Ave, Uxbridge, Hayes, UB3 4UZ Citibase Nottingham, 32a Stoney Street, The Lace Market, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 1LL 80 Worcester Road, Bromsgrove, Birmingham, B61 7AG The Old Foundry, Suite 5a, Bath Street, Walsall, West Midlands, WS1 3BZ 104A Darlington Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV1 4EX 120 Bark Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 2AX Victoria House, 20 Hoghton Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0NX 187 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 9EW 89 Giles Street, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 6BZ Airdrie Business Centre, 1 Chapel Lane, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, ML6 6GX Unit 6 Enterprise House, Springkerse Business Park, Stirling, Scotland, FK7 7UF
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