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Premier Technical Recruitment

Detailed below are some of the industry sectors and disciplines that Premier Technical Recruitment specialise in delivering permanent recruitment solutions to across the UK.


Since Premier Technical Recruitment began, there has been a dedicated Maintenance Division covering the UK in its’ entirety, and consistently delivered highest quality recruitment solutions to a diverse range of engineering and manufacturing environments throughout the country. Across all of the major engineering sectors covered, Maintenance positions are a core area of our business, with roles always available in the Food, Automotive, Manufacturing, Materials Handling and Distribution arenas.

Whether your requirement is multi-disciplined, or perhaps mechanically or electrically biased, and working on one of the many shift patterns available or simply on a permanent days basis, Premier Technical Recruitment excel in the introduction and placement of Permanent Maintenance engineering professionals to any market sector anywhere in the UK.

Skilled in establishing exactly what your organisation needs in terms of Control software experience, skills bias and the vital “person fit” in your existing established maintenance team for best results, let us demonstrate our experience in this area to you when you next have a requirement in this area.


The Aerospace Team at Premier Technical Recruitment have established and highly successful relationships with a number of key aerospace and defence related clients throughout the UK, and excel in the provision of business critical staff at all levels throughout the industry.

From Maintenance personnel and Design Engineers through to Field Avionics repair professionals and Procurement professionals – Premier Technical can draw on more than 20 years’ experience in this sector with testimonials and preferred supplier agreements with many household name organisations.


Having established relationships throughout the UK with a diverse range of clients in many engineering sectors, the Design team within Premier Technical Recruitment specialize in the introduction of permanent design personnel for many applications, from Automotive and Aerospace component design, to special purpose machinery consultancy allied to the materials handling and manufacturing sectors.

For Mechanical design professionals, we are able to identify a selection of technically challenging opportunities that will utilize skills in 2D & 3D Solid and Surface Modelling applications using a range of design tools including ProEng, Catia, AutoCad, SolidWorks and Mechanical DeskTop with Consultancies and Manufacturers respectively.

For Electrical design engineers, we work with a range of Automation and Special Purpose Machinery organizations that seek experienced professionals able to undertake complex panel design, integration of associated control software and often project manage the process from concept through to handover.

Controls & Process

The Controls and Process Division of Premier Technical Recruitment specialize in the identification and introduction of PLC and SCADA Software engineers for a diverse range of applications throughout the UK. Highly skilled controls professionals are a valuable asset to any manufacturing, process or distribution environment, and the Controls team consistently delivers impressive results in this highly technical and competitive sector.

Many organizations struggle to find high calibre engineers who can demonstrate experience in the conceptual design and project management of control software integration, who can develop software on a range of PLC platforms including Siemens PCS7, S5 and S7, Allen Bradley SLC500 and PLC5, Mitsubishi, Omron, Telemecanique… the list goes on.

With our knowledge and experience of both candidates and clients, we specialize in understanding the requirements and skills respectively of both candidate and client alike, and pride ourselves in our proactive approach in matching the needs of each to ensure the best solutions are identified.

Materials Handling

With established relationships spanning more than 20 years with many of the key automation and materials handling solution providers across the UK in both manufacturing and distribution arenas, the Materials Handling team within Premier Technical Recruitment specialize in the introduction of permanent engineers at various levels within the materials handling sector, from Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineers working within busy automated warehouse and distribution sectors through to Project Managers, Control Software Development Engineers, IT support personnel and Sales professionals working within special purpose machinery and automation solutions for manufacturing.

Able to cover the UK and provide permanent staffing solutions at all levels, the Materials Handling team have a formidable reputation for their "right first time" delivery and will prove an invaluable asset to any client seeking staff in this sector.


The competitive and fast paced Logistics arena is worth almost £60 billion to the UK economy each year, employing almost 2 million people between more than 60,000 organisations.

Within the Logistics team, Premier Technical Recruitment cover a range of industries including the Food and FMCG sectors, Retail Warehousing and Distribution sectors, and provide permanent recruitment solutions based on a contingency basis.

Typically, the nature of vacancies successfully satisfied in the division include Maintenance & Engineering Managers, Supply Chain engineers and Purchasing & Procurement professionals at all levels. In addition, working closely with the Manufacturing Division, positions allied to Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement are also regularly identified and successfully resourced.


The Automotive Team at Premier Technical Recruitment can confidently demonstrate many years' experience in the supply of permanent staff to major UK and overseas automotive manufacturing clients, from Maintenance Engineers and Technicians to Manufacturing and Production management personnel – with dedicated Quality Engineering and Mechanical CAD Design teams able to source the most experienced and highest calibre individuals no matter how challenging the role.

Appreciating the considerable costs in terms of down time within the busiest of manufacturing environments whilst having a comprehensive database of engineers across the Midlands and the rest of the UK – this allows us to instantly understand and respond to your requirements with matching relevant candidate details.


Supplying to a range of clients across the UK, predominantly in the Automotive, Aerospace and Pharmaceutical sectors, and working closely in conjunction with the Manufacturing Division of Premier Technical Recruitment, we manage a range of Quality engineering positions, from Engineer level through to Senior Management positions, assisting our clients in the recruitment of highest calibre experienced professionals to ensure project compliance with appropriate business, customer and industry standards and procedures.

With similar skill set requirements to manufacturing opportunities, most engineering and manufacturing organizations have teams of professionals tasked with ensuring products and services meet their market requirements. Many of the quality posts we recruit for require individuals to be able to demonstrate skills and experience in Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, 8D, SPC and the various dedicated industry specific quality standards.


The Service Division of Premier Technical Recruitment has an impressive reputation for delivering bespoke recruitment solutions for a range of Field Engineer positions allied to the Machine Tool, Printing, Packaging, Robot and Materials Handling sectors across the UK. With many opportunities offering company vehicles, bonus schemes and attractive salaries for suitably experienced and committed service engineering professionals, many of the positions managed by Premier Technical Recruitment are often based from home and cover a specific region or geographical area and range from Field Service, Commissioning and Installation Engineer level through to Service Manager and Regional Service Director level.


The Purchasing Division of Premier Technical Recruitment can demonstrate considerable success and experience in the identification and introduction of commercially astute buyers and procurement professionals to a diverse range of engineering sectors throughout the UK. Regularly tasked with recruiting at all levels from Senior Buyer to Purchasing Manager, market sectors that prove to consistently need key, experienced personnel include the Automotive, Aerospace, Packaging, Distribution, Storage and Pharmaceutical sectors.


Covering an exciting and diverse range of industry sectors, the Manufacturing Division of Premier Technical Recruitment are regularly tasked with the identification and introduction of skilled and experienced manufacturing and production professionals for roles throughout the country.

With any manufacturing organization seeking to improve quality, reduce costs and increase production, comes the need to have focused and committed continuous improvement professionals in place to ensure all of these essential KPI’s are achieved, and delivered on time and within budget, and Premier Technical excel in the permanent placement of Black Belt Six Sigma professionals, H&S Management Teams, Lean Manufacturing Consultants, Process and Cell Engineers, Operations Managers and Directors and Planning consultants.

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Premier Technical Recruitment Ltd
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