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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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  • Commis chef - Busy Gastro Pub
    • From £13,000 to £14,000 per annum Plus Tips
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    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

  • Assistant Store Manager Retail Choice
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    Assistant Store Manager – Derby Responsible for supporting and assisting the Store Manager in the day-to-day management of the store operations in accordance with overall company policy and procedure, to ensure that customer demand is exceeded. The... more details

  • Administrator Adzuna
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    I am looking for 2 temporary to permanent Administrator to join a training company in Derby. Salary 7.17PH, Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm with onsite parking. Duties: Answering phones Data entry Typing up letters Emaling busienss and trainees... more details

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    Retail Advisor - O2 Derby Westfield Centre Temp 18 hour position O2 are looking for outstanding people. Advisors who love gadgets, new technology and helping customers. If that sounds like you, you''ll be right at home in one of their stylish... more details

  • Retail Merchandise Manager - Heritage Brand
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    Retail Merchandise Manager - Heritage Brand Derby £26, 000 - £28, 000 + bonus + benefits This market leading heritage brand renowned for their quality and award-winning product design, with a growing national store... 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.