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.
Commis Chef required busy local Award Winning Gastro Pub £13, 000 + Tips Derby Area A very busy, bustling award winning Gastro Pub with very high standards set in a village on the outskirts of Derby is looking for an Commis chef to join this... more details
Fantastic Career Opportunity: My client is a fresh, vibrant and growing fashion, accessories and home wares retailer. With over 120 stores in the UK currently and 10 new stores a year planned for the next 3-5 years both in the UK and abroad, now... more details
Customer Service Officer £12, 800 - £16, 000 Derby The Co-operative Bank is a UK-wide provider of financial services, giving award-winning levels of customer service to millions of retail and business customers across the UK. We’re looking for a... more details
Webhelp UK & EE: Customer Advisor Location: Derby Salary: £14, 560 Basic – OTE £18, 760 (uncapped) Webhelp UK, part of the Webhelp Group, a growing international market leading provider of innovative outsource solutions are pleased to announce a... more details
Our Derby based client is currently recruiting for a Sales Advisor at their Derby store Salary: £14, 305 per annum + bonus + benefits. Hours: 40 hours per week on a rota between the following opening hours: Monday to Friday: 8.00 am to 6.00 pm... more details
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.