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Unemployment rate at it’s lowest since the 70’s!


REC Agency Member

 

As members of the Recruitment Employment Confederation (REC), not only do Glen Callum Associates adhere to their strict code of conduct and recruitment ethics, we are also privy to their latest news and information with regards to the UK job market.

The REC has just published a report on the UK Labour market, noting that permanent placements are still on the rise, which is obviously great news for candidates.

The flip side to this is as demand for staff across the UK remains strong,  candidate availability drops, thus pushing the average starting salaries to their reported highest since April 2015!

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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! 

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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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

Connected Cars to “Threaten the livelihood of the Automotive Aftermarket”?

Connected Cars to “Threaten the livelihood of the Automotive Aftermarket”?

Wendy Williamson delivered an insightful keynote speech at Automechanika Birmingham 2018 (5-7 June 2018 at the NEC Birmingham). If you are involved in the automotive aftermarket, then you were probably at the Automotive Aftermarket event of the year! However if not, here’s a quick recap of the key note speech from the current chief executive of the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF).

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Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

We are delighted to be working once again with the leading electric golf trolley brand PowaKaddy. We have 2 new exciting appointments to help bolster the senior management team and aid the company’s continual growth trend. First up is to secure a Senior Sales & Marketing Manager to head up their sales & marketing team…  Click the advert below to find out more!

 

We are also talent scouting for a top Senior Operations Management professional to drive operational excellence throughout their business from supplier, quality, processes, sub-assembly through to finished goods. Click the advert below to find out more…..

 

 

Schuler Press, the largest press company in the UK, are recruiting Sales Engineers!

“We love to roll up our sleeves and ensure that your presses are running around the clock. Quickly and without red tape.” Johannes Hinrichs, Fluid Specialist at Schuler Presses. 

Are you looking to work for a company who offer reliable product technology and comprehensive support?  We aren’t necessarily asking you to roll up your sleeves but to promote the Schuler service offering! Continue reading full article

BRUDERER UK invests in Engineers. *HIRING NOW* Engineers & Auto Technician Vacancies across the UK……

In the pressed metal market the Bruderer brand has led the world in designing and producing the best high precision metal pressing equipment for a multitude of industries. Like many industrial and engineering manufacturers their technology and equipment is becoming even more sophisticated and their need to invest in the next generation of technical people is here creating some fantastic and interesting career opportunities for mechanical and electrical technically biased people….. Continue reading full article

Recruiting Engineering Staff?

LOOKING FOR ENGINEERING OR AUTOMOTIVE STAFF? Struggling to find the quality of staff you require in a candidate driven job market? Contact Gary Horwood our Engineering specialist here at established Recruiters Glen Callum Associates – With experience spanning over 22 years and a knowledge second to none Gary is able to assist with all your engineering recruitment needs. Contact him now on 01384 485274 or email gary@glencallum.co.uk or view our company at www.glencallum.co.ukDont be a spanner