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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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  • PA to Head of Department Total Jobs
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    PA, Derby, £22000 Your new company We have an excellent opportunity for a Personal Assistant to join our client who are in the legal sector based in Derby. Your new role You will need to be a proven PA with previous experience working within a... more details

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    QA Tester - East Derby - QA, Testing - £35k The Role A QA Tester (QA, testing, Manual testing) is required to work as part of a passionate and fast paced gaming company based in East Derby. As the QA Tester (QA, testing, Manual testing) you will be... more details

  • Administrative Assistant Total Jobs
    • £8553 - £8909 per annum
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    We are currently recruiting for an Administrative Assistant, for our client based in Derby. You will be working 20 hours per a week from 9am - 2pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, but with some flexibility to cover meetings. You will be... more details

  • Breakfast Chef
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    Jurys Inn Derby We are looking for enthusiastic, genuine, friendly people who strive to exceed expectations and deliver excellence in everything that they do. We have an opportunity for you to join our Kitchen Team as Breakfast Chef You will become... 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.