International Recruitment Capability
First Recruitment Group is an international recruitment specialist working with clients to source the best talent from around the world, whilst ensuring full compliance, mobilisation and payrolling.
Our head office is based in Warrington in the UK, working with a variety of clients both nationally and internationally through both our in-county offices and strategic partnerships.
By working closely with our clients within the Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Power, Chemicals, Engineering, Rail, Construction, Water and IT sectors, we have placed both contract and permanent candidates around the world.
European Recruitment Agency
Africa and Middle East Recruitment Agency
Our in-country recruitment teams have placed candidates for major Oil & Gas projects in Ghana, Chad, Kenya, UAE and Nigeria to name a few.
Asia Pacific Recruitment Agency
With in-country offices in Singapore and Thailand, and strategic- partnerships across the region, our Asia Pacific recruitment agency is able to supply highly-skilled talent to Oil & Gas projects across the region.
Based in the ‘undisputed oil hub’ of Asia, our recruitment teams have provided talent to projects in Singapore, Thailand, South Korea, Malaysia, Australia and Japan.
Our Asia Pacific recruitment teams provide reliable mobilisation and payrolling solutions, making on boarding of new contract and permanent hires a smooth process.
Our In-Country Offices
Find out more about our in-country offices here:
First Recruitment Group - Head Office
Location: Warrington, UK
Location: Accra, Ghana
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Tirane, Albania
Location: Rayong Province, Thailand
We also have in-country offices in Australia, Abu Dhabi and India.
Talk to us about your international recruitment needs
“We have required a number of Quality Assurance/Quality Control candidates within the Nuclear Industry. Since early 2016 First Recruitment Group have provided a number of QA/QC professionals in locations across the UK.
“We have been very pleased with both the quality of supply and the customer service demonstrated and will continue to use their professional services in the future.”
“I have worked with First Recruitment Group as my partner of choice across a number of large and challenging Oil & Gas projects internationally over recent years.
“First are a high performing business who are built on credibility, honesty, expertise.
“As we push the frontiers of projects and move in to more and more challenging and locations, First will continue to be my partner of choice to help us deliver our projects with confidence.”
"I have had the pleasure of working with First Recruitment Group over recent years and we have formed a great working relationship. Their understanding of our exacting requirements is outstanding.
"The First team are highly experienced and knowledgeable across the recruitment spectrum and operate in the manner you would expect of a professional outfit of their stature. Their attention to detail and approach is faultless and their commitment and drive has helped our business with unique, complex and difficult recruitment requirements.
"Sarah, our Account Manager, is an incisive thinker as well as hardworking, diligent and reliable and has an extremely helpful and flexible approach to her work. This reflects in her team and with their ability to communicate at all levels in an honest and trusted consultative manner and gives us great faith in their ability to identify candidates who can help us to drive forward and achieve our business goals.
"I have no hesitation in recommending First as a recruitment partner and feel they would be worthy of selection for any engineering or manufacturing business looking for an intelligent and innovative solution."
“There is nothing negative about the service that we’ve received from First. Without fail they have produced positive feedback. The fact that they have placed a diverse range of skills from PA's to Engineers, just goes to show that they have the core skills, intelligence, and initiative that make them great recruiters, and preferred partners.”
"It’s great to work with a recruitment agency we trust. The team at First Recruitment Group are friendly and straight talking and they continue to provide an excellent service. We’re proud to still be working with them after 20 years."
Simon Carves Engineering Ltd