We specialise in

  • Agriculture Pickers/Graders
  • Assemblers
  • Forklift Drivers
  • Production Operatives
  • Kitchen Porters
  • Warehouse Assistants
  • Machine Operatives
  • Loaders/Unloaders
  • Pickers/Packers

Whatever your recruitment needs, we've got you covered!

Whether you’re looking for temporary or permanent warehouse, production, manufacturing, cleaning, kitchen or hospitality staff, our industrial recruitment team have got you covered. With over 30 years of experience recruiting for businesses across Essex and Suffolk, Colin Trenfield leads our oldest division with the support of a fast and dedicated team. 

We understand that the nature of industrial business can dictate huge variations on demand for staff at extremely short notice. With this is mind, we’ve developed a flexible workforce, so that there is always someone on standby. We have two in-house manual handling trainers who can issue certificates anytime, making sure all of your staff are fully prepared for work. This way, you can be confident we’ll provide you with the quality staff you need, when you really need them.

Meet the team

Colin Trenfield

Sales Director

Michael Chitty


Laura Palmer


Ross Brown


Laura Anne Smith


Why choose us…

Our clients

Our clients consistently choose us because with 44 years' combined industry experience, we are experts in our field. We provide a made-to-measure service to each of our valued clients and will go above and beyond to meet their needs.

Our candidates

Our candidates stay with Prime because we offer them full support, with a PAYE system, opt-out pension scheme, shifts to suit their lifestyle and weekly pay. We truly value all our temps, supporting them at every stage of their job search process. 

Client & candidate reviews

“ My experiences with Prime Appointments have all been good! My main contacts have been Holly, Colin and Carl. All have provided a thoroughly professional service and nothing has been too much trouble for them. They've always given prompt feedback to my (many) queries. Their help and advice has been invaluable. A truly great team! ”

Sarah Harris

“ Very helpful people. Would highly recommend Prime Appointments to get you your next job. Have only ever received a professional service from them. ”

Steve Long

“ Very good and dedicated service. ”

Toms George

“ What a pleasure to deal with! I called them yesterday with an urgent request and they seem to have found me the ideal candidate to start next Monday as I wanted. You can't get better than that! Super, friendly and efficient service. ”

Caroline Collins

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