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Glen Callum Associates teams up with local manufacturer CLAMASON INDUSTRIES Ltd; Hiring Now!

We are pleased to announce that we are assisting CLAMASON INDUSTRIES Ltd with recruiting additions to their manufacturing team.

CLAMASON INDUSTRIES Ltd have been a renowned local manufacturer for in excess of 70 years, designing and producing pressed metal solutions for a plethora of varied industries including the AUTOMOTIVE, INDUSTRIAL and MEDICAL markets.

£1 million investment & increased manufacturing capabilities:

Operating from the Clamason Kingswinford HQ, their manufacturing plant stretches over 12,000 square meters and they have recently invested over £1 million to increase and improve their pressed metal capabilities. In the last 12 months the group have reported record sales across home and export markets. Continue reading full article

Automechanika Birmingham 2019 – The dedicated meeting place for the UK Automotive Aftermarket

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Running from the 4th to the 6th of June, Automechanika is back in Birmingham with a huge range of automotive aftermarket companies set to attend the event. With hall space for the Aftermarket, the Garage industry and the Manufacturing / Tier 1 sector, there is sure to be plenty to keep your interest over the three-day event.

Held in Birmingham’s NEC, Automechanika is the pinnacle of the Automotive Aftermarket year, with manufacturers, suppliers and distributors attending and exhibiting.

This year’s Automechanika will have over 500 suppliers exhibiting including Schaeffler, ZF, Bosch UK, Valeo, Mahle, Denso, MANN FILTER, NGK Spark Plugs HELLA, Delphi, YUASA just to name a few.

The Automotive recruitment team from Glen Callum Associates will also be attending Automechanika. Some members of the Automotive team at Glen Callum Associates have been working in the automotive aftermarket for over 25 years. Keen to keep their knowledge up to date, you’ll no doubt see Glen, Julian, Jenny and the rest of the automotive recruitment team keen to check out the innovative Automotive Aftermarket showcases. Continue reading full article

Julian Celebrates 40… Years in the Automotive Aftermarket!

If you have been a client or candidate in the past 15 years with Glen Callum Associates, then it’s likely you have spoken to the friendly voice of Julian Curtis, one of the Senior Recruiters in our team.

After 40 years in the Automotive Industry, Julian is highly regarded as a fantastic source of knowledge for anything Automotive Aftermarket. From candidate names to parts manufacturers and distributors names and locations, there is little that Julian doesn’t know. To this day he still remembers various parts numbers and the different bus schedules he had to catch to get to his first job! Continue reading full article

Are you taking too long to hire? Why that’s bad in today’s recruitment market

A quick Introduction

My name is Greg Kneuss (pronounced n-oi-ss not K-noose), for the past 8 years I’ve been recruiting in the manufacturing sector and during this time I’ve covered a broad range of disciplines across various industries such as automotive, aerospace, automation, engineering and general manufacturing.

I am extremely passionate about seeing candidates through every stage of the process and this has reaped positive rewards with clients choosing to work with me time and time again.

Having been in the industry for some time, I wanted to share my experience and viewpoint on recruitment in the current employment market.

With employment rates at a record high in the UK and the number of live vacancies increasing I feel its time companies were made aware of what is currently a very challenging market.

Throughout this series of blogs, I will discuss a number of key factors which can affect the successful hiring of the right candidate. The first key factor being…

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Life at Glen Callum Associates: The journey from Trainee to Recruitment Consultant


Why is it so great at Glen Callum Associates?

Glen, Kerrie and the rest of the Glen Callum team really make training fun and effective. While the work can be difficult, we really are a team in every sense, we support one another and push each other to do better. There is a real “hands on” approach to learning here and you will be taught skills and given the freedom to use them. You’re never abandoned or just left to get on with it however you will find that as your skills and confidence grow, so does the freedom you are given to become a fully-fledged Recruitment Consultant.

What happens day to day?

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Seasons Greetings from the Glen Callum Associates Team!

Christmas is sneaking up on us once again and to bring you a little extra holiday cheer, here is this year’s Festive Funny.

We hope it makes you smile, wishing you a fantastic 2019, from all the team here at Glen Callum!

Glen Callum “Fast Fit” for National Tyres and Autocare

Are you a MOT Tester or Branch Manager? If so then we have HOT jobs for you!

We are excited to announce that Glen Callum Associates are working closely with National Tyres and Autocare to assist with their recruitment programme across the UK.

Our exclusive automotive fast fit recruiter Jenny Harris is on the hunt for MOT Testers and Branch Managers in various locations across the UK including Macclesfield, Worksop, Mansfield, Ayr, Farnborough, Fort William, Lincoln, Nottingham and Salisbury.

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