The hottest UK Automotive Engineering Jobs!

View the latest UK Automotive and Engineering jobs and vacancies at Glen Callum Associates.  As Automotive Engineering Recruitment specialists we have the following NEW vacancies from a leading automotive company within South Wales.

Lead Engineer                   £36-42K Flexible

Design Engineer                £35-40K Flexible

To apply for the above automotive mechanical engineering jobs, or if you have experience in the technical sector within either automotive, industrial or engineering,  send your CV and we will present suitable jobs within the UK automotive engineering sector as soon as they become available.

Our dedicated technical engineering recruitment consultants match professional and qualified candidates to the very best opportunities across the UK and take time to ensure that both the jobseeker and the employer are ideally matched. Continue reading full article

UK car manufacturing hits six-year high!

The Society of Motor Trade Manufacturers and Traders SMMT has just launched results figures for the car manufacturing industry for 2013 and highlights positive predictions for the industry moving forward.

Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive, said, “2013 demonstrated the value of the UK’s diverse car manufacturing industry, as surging home demand and robust exports outside Europe saw output grow 3.1% to over 1.5 million units. UK automotive investment announcements exceeded £2.5 billion in 2013, reinforcing industry analysts’ suggestions that the UK could break all-time car output records within the next four years.”

·         Car production rose 3.1% in 2013 to surpass 1.5 million units – highest volume since 2007.

·         Industry analysts predict output to reach record levels of around two million units by 2017.

·         UK could become the third largest car manufacturer in Europe.                               Continue reading full article

Automotive Aftermarket Diagnostics is set to become one of the UK’s fastest growing segments!

Average vehicle age rise leads to increase market value

The diagnostic scan tools market is expected to grow in the UK as vehicles with more complex electronics get older.

Globally, the market is due to reach $3.1 billion by 2018, with the UK expected to be the fastest growing segment in the next 2-3 years. With a higher average age of vehicle on the road, the independent aftermarket is highlighted to benefit, according to a report by Markets and Markets.

The report highlighted in aftermarket online (see below) confirms the importance of diagnostic testing and how this will continue to grow in the coming years. Investment in the technology is expected to be increasingly relevant as the UK’s vehicle fleet increases its average age. Continue reading full article

We are on Linked-in!

Linked-in is the world’s largest professional network and Glen Callum Associates and our successful recruiters are there!

As a large number of you are using linked-in to expand your networks, both for the focus of increasing your business, and for linking with fellow professionals, you may also find it useful to directly link with us.

Our page not only has our latest jobs we also regularly post news bulletins on the industries within which we recruit along with hints and tips on job searching and the latest developments within the world of recruitment!

You may also find it useful to see who else enjoys our services!

So link today and help build your profile whilst enjoying the benefits of updated job posts and industry information. 

If you are looking for jobs within the automotive aftermarket, Motor vehicle Industry, Aerospace, Engineering, Industrial or similar then view our jobs page on www.glencallum.co.uk  or contact us on 01384 485274 or jobs@glencallum.co.uk or download our autojobs app.

2014 Insight into the UK Recruitment market!

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has updated their members on the major opportunities and challenges for the recruitment industry for 2014. As members of the REC we thought it useful to share and update OUR clients and candidates with information from this bulletin to allow an insight into the industry, enabling OUR customers to be a step ahead in their own recruitment and job search strategies! Continue reading full article

What is an Automotive Aftermarket Job?

We frequently get asked ‘Would a career in the UK automotive aftermarket allow for long term, abundant and exciting job opportunities?’ and ‘What actually is the automotive or motor vehicle aftermarket?’

We have put together an ‘easy to understand explanation on the automotive aftermarket’ and a quick brief on how the sector is performing………………… Continue reading full article