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Oil & Gas Jobs
First Recruitment is a specialist Oil & Gas recruitment agency working across the UK and internationally.
Our large in-house division of expert recruitment consultants work with a variety of candidates to match them with the best suited Oil & Gas clients in the industry.
A strong 20 year reputation in recruitment
We have been working with skilled technical and non-technical professionals for more than 20 years, helping them to find suitable contract, interim and permanent roles. Thanks to this experience, and our excellent relationships with clients, our candidates trust us to give them the best service.
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Working with top Oil & Gas clients
We have built strong long-term partnerships with Oil & Gas clients in the UK and around the globe. Our team learns about a companies culture, its benefits, as well as the technical skills and experience that is needed, so that our candidates can be placed into a role and be happy.
Oil & Gas job disciplines
We cover a variety of job disciplines within downstream and upstream offshore, onshore, in refinery and in gas processing. They include but are not limited to:
- Mechanical and Piping
- Project Services
- Safety and HSE
- Civil and Structural
- Materials and QA
- Project Engineers and Managers
- Supply Chain
- Business Development and Sales
A smooth process from start to finish
Our work doesn’t stop once we have secured you a new position. We are here to assist with work permits / visas, logistics, mobilisation and in-country social security / burdens and contributions, ensuring total compliance wherever we go.
Contractor care team looks after compliance and payroll
We look after our candidates, both perm and contract, as we want you to be safe and free from risk. That is why we follow strict legal guidance from local governments and from our clients. Our in-house Contractor Care Team stay in regular contact to ensure the process is smooth, efficient and painless, helping with reminders, security checks, insurances.
We also assist many of our contractors with payroll services, including invoicing and timesheets. Our in-house payroll team work tirelessly to ensure you get a no hassle service.
To find out more about our Oil & Gas recruitment services, please call +44 (0) 1925 907000 or email email@example.com
"Their knowledge of the industry, our organisation and their candidates is one of the leaders in the market and they have always been able to supply us with the right calibre of engineering candidates no matter what the discipline or regional location is.
First Recruitment Group’s service delivery has always been to a high standard and the customer service provided by the team has ensured that First Recruitment Group will remain a preferred supplier of engineering personnel to WorleyParsons on our future engineering projects."
"In my dealings with First I have found them to be responsive, knowledgeable, quality-focused and engaging in their approach. I would have no hesitation in recommending the services of First Recruitment Group to any prospective customers."
Global Engineering Consultancy
“As the biggest services supplier to the nuclear industry our demand for personnel is significant, when I have an urgent requirement I know I can rely on First Recruitment to rise to the challenge.
“As a preferred supplier for temporary labour and a fundamental part of our permanent recruitment process we get the right people at the right time. Whether its highly technical/specialist resources or back office support personnel the approach is to the same high standard”
Cavendish Nuclear Limited
"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
"First Recruitment are on the 1st Tier of Sweett Europe’s preferred supplier list. We have found First recruitment to be hugely supportive and value adding partners to Sweett, helping us source a wide range of roles. The consultants at First are hugely knowledgeable and have a real desire to listen to, and understand, our needs. They have shown an unrivalled desire to work on hard to fill roles using innovative methods to ensure they always supply us with CVs.
"I have been hugely impressed by their willingness to support us, even when we have simply been after guidance which would not attract them a fee. I would be more than happy to recommend First Recruitment Group to any prospective organisation, and to discuss in more detail their capabilities."
"I have had the pleasure of working with First Recruitment Group over recent years and we have formed a great working relationship. Their understanding or 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 innovate solution."
"I have found First to be an efficient, competent recruitment agency who understand that listening is more important than speaking, a trait that many, many recruitment business fail to see. First have consistently produced good quality candidates who, are informed prior to submission of our roles, salaries and locations.
"I would recommend them as a high quality technical recruitment business, they have recently helped me in filling a number of roles within our Nuclear team that other recruitment agencies have failed in."