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.

Athena Recruiting Services Ltd

Athena Recruiting Services Ltd is a Leading and Award Winning Recruitment Agency based in Colchester, Essex. We offer a bespoke, tailored service to fit your business needs in the recruitment of temporary / contract and permanent staff. Being recognized as one of the Top 3 Best Rated Recruitment Agencies in Colchester, we pride ourselves on the level of service we deliver to clients and candidates.
Coverage  Essex, London
Barn N, East Gorse Farm, Salmons Lane, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1RZ

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 Recruitment

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

1Stop Healthcare

Industries covered: Health Care, Social Care
3 - 4 Cadman House Off, Peartree Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0NW
20 Epslion House, West Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 9FJ
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Just Recruitment

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Creative / Design, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Financial Services, Personnel / HR, Industrial, Insurance, IT, Legal, Logistics, Marketing, Sales, Shipping
Tavern House, Station Road, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7RS
Crispin House, Maldon Road, Witham, Essex, CM8 2UR 7 High Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3JZ Crowland House, Haverhill, Suffolk, CB9 9LA
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Seetec

Industries covered: IT
1st Floor, Fairfax House, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1RJ
Lombard House, Upper Bridge Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2NF 1st Floor, Atlas House, The Mall, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1TR Avanta Saunders House, Ealing, London, W5 3TA
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