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A powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution, Derby has developed into a thriving base for modern industry and commerce. The city is at the heart of Derbyshire and a key employment hub for the area.

Once a centre for the UK railway industry, this area still has strong links with this sector and there are several railway engineering and transport companies providing local employment. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has its headquarters at The Wharf and other railway businesses include Bombardier Transportation, which manufactures rolling stock and the Delta Rail Group, which supplies software and technology to the railway industry.

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  • Assistant Group Surveyor (Derby/Nottingham) Total Jobs
    • £35000 - £37000 per annum + car +pension + bens
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    Assistant Group Surveyor -Derby/Nottingham Salary £30, 000 plus car and excellent bens package We are currently recruiting for:- *Qualified or leading up to Membership of CIOB or RICS *Flexible and a Team player *Ability to work on own initiative... more details

  • Site Engineer - Derby - Temporary Career Structure
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    Our client, a leading Main Contractor requires an experienced Site Engineer with their own equipment to join their team on a 1 Month Contract based in Derby. The Site Engineer would be expected to take on the following responsibilities; Setting out... more details

  • Direct Sales Advisor - OTE £30,000 Total Jobs
    • £19000 - £30000 per annum
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    Basic salary of £19, 000 with an OTE of £30, 000 The Company Situated in Raynesway, Derby, they are a rapidly expanding engineering company that manufactures and distributes garage equipment and gas struts. Their clients range from one-off internet... more details

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    Drainage Ganger required for an immediate start on site on the M1 Junction 19. Closest surrounding areas: Rugby, Leicester, Derby, Northampton Applicants must have drainage experience and site experience with a CV that reflects this. Must have a... more details

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Derby Essential Jobseeker Information


Anyone seeking employment in retail should take a stroll around the three main shopping areas, the Cathedral Quarter, St Peter's Quarter and the enormous Westfield Shopping Centre. All the major high street chains are here and it helps if you know British Sign Language as Derby has a large number of deaf residents.


Several companies provide environmental testing services and health and safety advice. One of the biggest is Scientifics Ltd, which provides local jobs in everything related with environmental consultancy and emissions monitoring.


Two of the most important employers are Rolls Royce and Toyota. A range of jobs in aero-engineering is provided by the large Rolls Royce plant, which manufactures and tests aircraft engines. The Toyota factory employs many local people on its car production lines.