Wolverhampton comprises part of the West Midlands district and lies to the Northwest of Birmingham. It is an ideal city for the short distance commuter as it was ranked 11, outside of London, for its transport system and as a result Wolverhampton has a lower than average number of car-owners. Wolverhampton is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the - locals are known colloquially as “Yam Yams”
Flair Recruitment Ltd is one of the largest national recruitment agencies dedicated to the beauty and fragrance industry - we supply permanent and temporary sales consultants to the leading beauty brands within department stores across the UK. Our... more details
...The Company Robert Half Finance & Accounting are delighted to be recruiting for a Management Accountant to join an established and growing organisation based near to Wolverhampton. Reporting to the Financial Controller you will be responsible... more details
...Do you want to get paid by the hour and for the hours that you work? We are looking for a Chef de Partie to work for one of our busy hotels near Wolverhampton, preparing and cooking fresh food for guests. This is an opportunity to get paid for all... more details
...Asbestos Surveyor (All levels) - Wolverhampton £19, 000 - £26, 000 Benefits The Client: A leading, privately owned multi-disciplinary Environmental consultancy, with almost 20 years experience. Employing more than 100 staff across the UK... more details
...Accounts Payable job based in Willenhall, paying £17, 000. Your new company You will be working for a huge organisation based within the retail sector. You will be working within the Wolverhampton office and you will be placed within a dynamic... more details
The service sector is by far Wolverhampton's largest employer with 74.9% of all jobs being in this area. The major subcomponents of this sector are in public administration, education and health 32.8% of the total employment, while distribution, hotels and restaurants take up 21.1%, and finance and IT takes up 12.7%. The largest single employer is Wolverhampton City Council.
Traditionally, Wolverhampton's economy has been dominated by the engineering and manufacturing industries. These industries continue to play a key role in it's economy today, though in a less significant way than during its heyday. Sustaining a workforce of over 14,000 people, the overall manufacturing sector has diversified into various sub-sectors, notably aerospace and defence. One of the largest employers in Wolverhampton is Smiths Aerospace which, along with H S Marston and the Goodrich Corporation dominate this sector.