The latest news from Glen Callum Associates, specialist worldwide Automotive, Industrial and Motor Trade recruiters.

Glen Callum Associates host the MMMA Council Meeting

The sun was shining, the tea and biscuits were plated and the Glen Callum team were ready and waiting.   Glen, Kerrie and the Glen Callum team welcomed members of The Metalforming Machinery Makers’ Association (MMMA) to the Red House Glass Cone in Stourbridge, where the Glen Callum Associates’ offices are based, for the associations latest council meeting. 

The MMMA is a UK Association dedicated to the sheet metalforming industry and their aim is to promote the interests of companies involved in the manufacture and sale of metalforming machinery and ancillary products.  The support the MMMA gives to members ensures they can thrive in today’s global marketplace.   Continue reading full article

Fresh and vibrant! The latest Glen Callum Brochures.

It’s new brochure season here at Glen Callum Associates. Now it’s not that we get particularly excited by new stationary (some of us do…) but we are committed to ensuring our image is up to date and at the forefront of automotive, engineering and industrial recruitment… Just look at the logo we had when we started 20 years ago!

At Glen Callum Associates we offer progressive, specialist recruitment services, tailored to meet the needs of the markets we serve.  We pride ourselves in staying ahead of the very latest candidate job searching technologies and engagement practices.  Likewise our image is also important, getting seen and being heard by both candidates and clients ensures our success!

If you are looking to update your career or you need a focused, established recruitment solution then call us today on 01384 485 274 to find out how we can help you! 

Automechanika Frankfurt 2018 – the leading trade show for the automotive aftermarket!

So what makes Automechanika such a draw for the aftermarket world and what does this year have to offer?

After months of preparation and build up, the 11th of September finally sees Automechanika Frankfurt open its doors as the automotive aftermarkets principal trade fair.  The show which celebrates a quarter of a century of success has a host of new themes and showcases the latest industry innovations.

Automechanika Frankfurt is expected to attract approx. 133,000 trade visitors from 170 countries and boasts more than 5,000 exhibitors presenting their new products and latest developments.  Anyone who is anyone in the sector will either be attending Automechanika, or planning to attend in the future!

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Plant Manager needed for global 1st Tier Automotive Supplier

With a large global customer base of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and a product range found on multiple vehicles, this role is an exciting opportunity to become a key decision maker within a successful tier 1 automotive supplier.

Open Ended Salary

Guide c£115,000K – 125,000K+ (dependent on knowledge and experience) + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits, Medical care, Pension etc.

Midlands Based – Ideal location Birmingham, Coventry, Redditch, Shirley, Solihull, Warwick

If you are a commercially driven Plant Manager working within a Tier 1 automotive supplier with a turnover approx. 130-200 Million we want to hear from you.  The ideal candidate will be financially focussed, cost driven and hold full P&L responsibility.  You will be a true leader, used to managing in excess of 400 staff, with the desire to work for an impressive global group.

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Interviewing at our impressive canal side location

Specialising in recruitment for the automotive, engineering and industrial sectors, Glen Callum Associates are proud to showcase their base at the historic Red House Glass Cone. This central location allows GCA to service clients and candidates throughout the UK with ease…….

The impressive grade II listed studios, steeped in historical heritage, offer clients a notable canal side setting for interviews.  With free use of our interview suite for exclusive clients we not only offer a delightful and comfortable interview setting but the facilities also include free WiFi, projector, on-site catering and ample free parking…..oh and as much tea and coffee as you can drink!

The location is within the borough of Dudley and with easy accessibility to the M5 Motorway.

Check out the historic location via the showcase video link on the Dudley borough below…..and see of you can spot the cone!

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Driving Field Sales Recruitment in the Engineering Sectors

Driving Field Sales and Service Engineer Recruitment in the Engineering Sectors

Glen Callum are partnering up with Ortlinghaus, another Member of The Metalforming Machinery Makers’ Association (MMMA) to lend our expertise in recruiting Field Sales and Service Engineers into the industry.

Driving forward recruitment for Field Service Engineers and Technical Sales Engineers within the industrial and engineering sectors. We are working alongside Ortlinghaus, Bruderer and other MMMA members to inject fresh blood into the industrial machinery market.

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Glen Callum working exclusively with Introcar

Glen Callum working exclusively with IntroCar the home of Prestige Parts…..


The home of…

If you’re an automotive QA professional or have a background in automotive Component Engineering, automotive R&D or automotive Product Development within mechanical automotive components then this could be just the job for you… Continue reading full article

Glen Callum Partner up with ST Surface Transforms to find next Head of Sales & Marketing

Glen Callum is teaming up with Carbon Ceramic Braking manufacturer ST Surface Transforms 

Carbon Ceramic performance braking technology….

ST Surface Transforms is one of the world’s pioneers in performance carbon ceramic braking technologies. We are on the hunt for a Senior Sales & Marketing Manager to assist the company expand its footprint within the motorsport / fast road distributor markets, along with their fast growing low volume, high performance and luxury vehicle OEM business. Continue reading full article

German Speaking Jobs UK

Are you native German or fluent in the German language?

Are you based in Germany or the UK and looking for a German speaking job?

Are you fluent in German and English and want a permanent role?

We have a number of German speaking job vacancies available for leading UK, German and international businesses.  Re-location packages available. Continue reading full article

Are Automotive Engineers Salaries increasing?

Are Automotive Engineers Salaries increasing?

Recruiting within the automotive and industrial engineering sectors the Glen Callum team were interested to read that salaries in the automotive engineering sector were on their way up so we thought we would share the good news with our engineering jobseekers!

The Engineer‘s 2018 Salary Survey was released this week and salaries have increased. The average salary of Automotive Engineers responding to the survey is now at £48,967, up slightly from 2017 (£48,100) and very close to the average for engineer salaries in comparison to other sectors. Continue reading full article