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.
Rowley’s is a brand new Bar and Restaurant in a prominent location in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter opening this November. After a heavy investment in state of the art kitchen equipment, our Head Chef is looking for an experienced Sous Chef in order to... more details
Retail Customer Advisor Hourly rate of £6.63, rising to £7.07 after probation Uncapped commission - typically 30% of basic pay Derby The job: We''re EE, home to Britain''s first ever 4G network and one of the Sunday Times Best Big Companies to Work... more details
Sales Support Coordinator Derby 15, 000 - 17, 000 I am working with a client in Derbyshire that manufacture healthcare products that are sold all over the world, they are looking to recruit a Sales Support Coordinator to work in the Customer... more details
Electrical Maintenance Engineer Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Engineer Location: Leicester, Commutable from Derby, Nottingham and surrounding areas Job Reference: TWP 2155 Job Type: Permanent Salary: £30, 000 Job Description: A leading FMCG... more details
Do you currently enjoy success in a sales driven environment? Do you achieve results by putting your customer''s needs first? Our client, a leading company in their industry sector is looking for a Sales Assistant for one of their successful stores... 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.