Maidstone

Jobs in Maidstone

The county town of Kent, Maidstone is situated on the River Medway and is just over 30 miles south-east of London. A bustling town with plenty of history and pretty public gardens, Maidstone is also an excellent option for those seeking positions.

Archaeological evidence suggests that the area around Maidstone has been occupied since the Neolithic era, while the Romans and Normans also had settlements here. For much of the town's history, its economy relied on the river, which powered mills and served as a trade route.

By the 18th century, Maidstone had built up a number of industries, including stone quarrying, brewing and cloth making. Paper was also manufactured here and a technique for making wove paper was developed by James Whatman in 1740.

Today, Maidstone is a thriving community with plenty of retail space, restaurants and accommodation. It's also home to a number of large companies, such as KEF, which makes loudspeakers on the site of what was once a metalworking facility.

Maidstone is home to one of the largest office centres in the country. A significant amount of paper and package making is still carried out here and Aylesford is the largest paper recycling facility in Europe - it also manufactures newsprint.

In recent years, a number of tech and communications companies have also set up operations in Maidstone.

Cast UK - helping you discover new vacancies

Whether you're ready to take your career to the next level with a position, or are seeking to make a sideways move in the industry of your choice, here at Cast UK, we can help you find a job that matches your skills and qualifications.

As experts in the supply chain, logistics and procurement sector, we have a strong understanding of what makes the right applicant for each vacancy and we work with clients and candidates across the country.

To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Maidstone or source a new job in Maidstone then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.

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