The UK automotive industry has benefited from £6 billion* investment in the past two years, with 2.6 million cars being registered in the UK in 2013 alone. ls. There are over 1,300 automotive suppliers in the UK, employing 82,000 people and exporting 81% of 1.58 million vehicles and 62% of 2.5 million engines, including two of the top ten selling cars in 2013.
The industry as a whole employs over 720,000 people, with 140,000 employed in manufacturing. Over the last five years, more than 75,000 apprentices were employed in this £55 billion industry.
The Automotive Division of Technical Network supports all aspects of professional and technical staffing for engineering design, product analysis and development, quality, manufacturing, operations, programme management, supply chain and purchasing.
We cover skilled Automotive Technicians and Engineers through to Senior Management roles, offering Permanent, Contract and Interim opportunities for candidates and available talent or specialist recruitment search for clients.
Our strong links with automotive OEMs, 1st & 2nd Tier Suppliers, engineering consultancies, motor sport, special purpose vehicles and construction vehicles means that we consistently seeking to identify opportunities and talent to satisfy this challenging and demanding industry sector.
Candidates who are interested in career opportunities within the Automotive industry can register with us or apply online for any of the advertised vacancies.