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.
Registered Care Manager Derby, Derbyshire £26k-32k We are looking to recruit a Registered Care Manager for our Homecare client in the Derby area specialising in Quality Care and companionship in the comfort of their own homes. Our client provides a... more details
Retail Store Manager (Sales Manager, Deputy, Supervisor) CALT19917 Derby £23, 500 OTE Established in 1876, our client has over 40 stores across the South of the UK and offers contemporary furniture and inspirational homewares at affordable prices.... more details
Estates & Project Manager Derby £35K + Car Allowance I am currently looking for an experienced Estates & Project Manager to lead the ongoing development of an Early Years Learning Specialist. You will be responsible for:- Project Management:... more details
Assistant Commercial Manager wanted for an industry leader, to be based in Derby! This is a great opportunity for an Intermediate Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Commercial Manager to join a prestigious multidisciplinary consultancy and work on a 5... more details
Retail Sales Consultant (Sales Advisor, Sales Assistant) BERB19866 Derby 22, 000 - 24, 000 OTE Our client - Britain’s favourite bed specialist - is dedicated to ensuring that their customers get a great night’s sleep. Their aim is for customers to... 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.