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Utilities jobs are on the rise, which is great news for job hunters.
We have been working in the technical engineering sector within the energy industry for over 20 years with gas, electricity and water clients, building up a strong reputation that is trusted and respected.
We are always on the look out for temporary and permanent workers to fulfil design, engineering, manufacturing, construction, maintenance, transmission and distribution projects for our clients across the UK.
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Take a look at our current jobs below or use the search tool at the top of the page to refine by location and discipline. We wish you the best of luck in your job search and please let us know if we can help in any way.
Utilities job disciplines
The utilities disciplines we cover include:
- Project managers
- Mains layers
- Site agents
- Leakage technicians
- Meter installations
- Meter readers
- Mains rehabilitation
- Design & site
- Network service technicians
- Data analysts
We are also looking for talented support staff to help our Utilities clients with their commercial back office roles such as marketing, HR, finance, sales, business development and admin.
Taking the stress out of compliance and payroll
Are you a contractor? Our priority is your safety in your next role which is why we have a great Contractor Care Team to walk you through some of the pre-screening checks nessecary in this industry. They will ensure clear communciation and compliance at each stage. You can also use our friendly payroll team who will ensure you get your timesheets paid at the right time.
If you are looking for a Utilities job in the UK or need further advice on our services call +44 1925 907000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
"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."