Business

Utility Week Live

Along with many in the industry, I went along to Utility Week Live in Birmingham yesterday, to catch up with customers and candidates. I also made time to attend some of the seminars held in the theatres on the show floor and a real highlight...

Ascot 2017

Friday was a great day at Utility People.  2016 was such a successful year that we chose to celebrate in style with a private box at Ascot.  The team finished early Friday put on their glad rags and trotted off to the races.  It was...

Utility People’s growth leads to office move

Recruitment firm Utility People who specialise in providing skilled staff to the Utility industry has moved to bigger offices at Breakspear Park this week.  The move comes as a result of the company’s sustained growth, allowing them to plan to double their workforce by the...

Water Market Opens in April
No room for error when the Water Market opens

Ofwat, the water industry regulator, has warned that they will immediately fully enforce its customer protection Code of practice from April 1st, warning new players not to expect any ‘settling in time’. The regulator has set out clear standards which fully protects the customer after market...

How can an Apprenticeship scheme help your business?

As part of National Apprenticeship Week we attended Oakland College’s Apprenticeship Breakfast this morning. The event explained the benefits of Apprenticeships, and highlighted one of the key benefits as being retention of skilled staff – as Apprentices frequently stay long term after they have finished...

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Do these words apply to you? Entrepreneurial, articulate, dedicated, driven, ethical, resilient, reliable, professional, self-motivated, ambitious, charismatic, adaptable, team player, open-minded, hard-working, confident, honest, determined, enthusiastic, tenacious, proactive.   Irrespective of your current profession or educational status, if you believe you display the character traits above, then we have an...

Stand Out From The Crowd!

‘Find a New Job’ is one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions and has always been the busiest time for recruiters. If you are amongst the January crowd and looking for a new role, how do you stand out? Now is the time to...