The town of Hartlepool grew up around a monastery and abbey in the 7th century, and the population grew slowly to about 900 by the early 1800s. As the town grew, however, so did the docks, and its importance as a dock became larger when the railways arrived in the mid-1800s, connecting the town to the cities of the North West of England. This pushed Hartlepool to another level, and before long many shipping companies were setting up there.
Industry was soon to follow, with ironworks and shipyards locating in the town, which to this day boasts Europe’s largest dry dock. Able UK operate a facility just outside the town which is now used for decommissioning massive vessels such as aircraft carriers and freight ships. Together, the engineering sector employs close to 2000 people in the town. There is also a nuclear power station, an advanced gas-cooled reactor type, which since its opening in 1983 has become the town’s single largest employer. It is due to close down in the mid to late 2010s, but another plant is planned.
There is a lot going on in Hartlepool, and it’s a diverse place to live in, with jobs related to the heavy industry, maritime work and the usual high street and local shops and service industries that keep the town thriving. It’s a great place to look for a job, as this diversity throws up many possibilities in the logistics, procurement and supply chain fields.
If you’d like more information on the positions available in Hartlepool or anywhere else in the country, do get in touch so we can talk about what’s on offer.
With plenty of experience in the procurement, logistics and supply chain fields, our team of recruitment consultants understands what it takes to be a successful candidate for every vacancy.
We work with clients and applicants from across the country, and are committed to filling each position with the best talent possible.
Our regional specialists can provide detailed information about the potential employers, the available job types and the average salary that you can expect to earn.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Hartlepool or source a new job in Hartlepool then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
Cast UK are looking to recruit an immediately available Buyer / Planner on behalf of a client based in Stockport.
£21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Our client, a growing retail business, is looking to appoint an E-commerce Merchandiser to join their close-knit and friendly head office team based in the North West.
£30000 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Based in Watford, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its senior management team with the recruitment of an experienced Freight Forwarder (road and sea freight).
£300000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits
Our client, who are a growing logistics business is looking to recruit an experienced Site Trainer for their busy DC in Daventry.
Up to £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a growing client with the recruitment process of a Sales Account Manager to work within their busy operation based in Manchester.
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Our client, who are a growing Logistics business, is looking to recruit an experienced Marketing Manager to help grow their online presence.
A fantastic FMCG company is looking to recruit a Customer Demand Planner to join a team in their Leeds office.
A leading company based in Bradford is looking to recruit a Inventory & Planning Specialist.
nterim - Project Procurement Manager - Capex / EPC 12 Month - initial term contract Highly Competitive Day Rates The RoleThis role is essential in delivering EPC Project Procurement for Major Capex projects in the UK and Europe.