Situated in the East Midlands, Derbyshire is a county that shares a border with Greater Manchester, as well as Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire and Leicestershire.
Much of the Peak District is located within Derbyshire and just some of the towns in the region include Derby and Chesterfield, meaning there are many opportunities for those seeking positions.
For most of its history, Derbyshire's economy has been based on agriculture, while the mining of natural resources such as coal, iron, lead and limestone were of particular importance during the Industrial Revolution. Of these, only the limestone quarries are still in operation.
The chocolate company Thorntons was established near Alfreton in 1911 - its headquarters are still based there today.
After the second world war, the first diesel-electric mainline passenger train was unveiled at the Locomotive Works in Derby and the British Rail Research Division was opened in 1964 with an aim to improve the country's train network. This eventually became the DeltaRail Group, which currently provides software and other technology for signalling and control systems.
JBC-Power Systems manufactures engines in the south of the county, Buxton Water is bottled here and Bombardier Transportation builds the rolling stock for the London Underground network.
Other companies with manufacturing facilities or an otherwise large presence include Rolls-Royce, Toyota and Trebor Bassets.
If you're looking for opportunities in Derbyshire or elsewhere in the country, the recruitment consultants at Cast UK can help you find a position that suits your skills, qualifications and career objectives.
Our team has extensive knowledge of the procurement, logistics and supply chain industries and we also have regional experts who can provide you with specific information about a particular area - such as the potential employers, average salaries and the best places to live.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Derbyshire or source a new job in Derbyshire then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are delighted to be recruiting an Operations Manager for one of our key customer located in Mansfield.
£20000.00 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
This leading manufacturing business are actively seeking an ambitious planner who is looking for a new challenge.
£40000.00 per annum
Our client, a world leading branded FMCG supplier are looking for an end-end Supply Chain Manager to join a successful team.
£28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Our client is a successful Engineering business based in Northumberland.
Up to £25000.00 per annum
A leading distribution customer of Cast UK's is looking to recruit an experienced Warehouse Team Manager/Leader.
£18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
A successful and established engineering business in the Oldham area is looking to appoint a Purchasing Assistant on a temporary basis to support the team during a busy period.
£25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Our client, a leading clothing supplier, is looking to appoint a Category Manager to a newly created role specifically to look after the personalisation area of the business.
£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a market leading business with the recruitment of a General Manager for their operation based in the North West.
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
My client, a fast paced and fashion forward retailer is looking for a trend led Jersey Buyer with Womenswear experience to join their head office team based in London.
£25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Our client, who is a leading Retail Distribution business, is looking to source a Stock Controller for the operation based in Corby.