Telford is a large new town located in the borough of Telford and Wrekin, in the ceremonial county of Shropshire. The town, which is 30 miles west of Birmingham, has a larger population than many small cities at 162,000. The central location of Telford in the heart of the West Midlands makes for easy access to road, rail, air and sea for distribution or access to customers and suppliers throughout the UK and internationally.
The town centre is home to the headquarters of Telford & Wrekin Council, various office blocks and the Telford Shopping Centre, the main retail venue in the town. The Forge retail park and Odeon Cinema are also located in this area. The University of Wolverhampton has a campus based here, which houses facilities for engineering, built environment, business, computing and social work.
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The town is seen as a beacon for attracting companies in the polymer industry to the extent that it has been known around the world as “Polymer Valley” since the 1980s. It is home to more than 100 plastics and polymers firms plus many others using polymers within their production processes, expertise ranges from film conversion and testing laboratories to food packaging development and training provision. The amount of plastics and polymers related businesses, such as Bischoff & Klein and Cedo UK, creates many opportunities for business development and collaboration.
There is a history of industry in technology here. Several large IT services companies, including EDS, who support the Ministry Of Defence contract from the Euston Park site, as well as a vast array of clients across the world from the Plaza building. Also Capgemini and Fujitsu employ a significant number of staff in the area, mainly supporting their governmental client, Her Majesty’s Revenues and Customs. Those considering a career in information technology should consider not just the technical roles; project management and creative roles are also available.