Recruitment solutions in partnership.

We provide a supportive, knowledgeable and experienced service to our clients, taking a hands-on approach to recruitment across all roles within the Technical & Engineering sector. 

We have been successfully supplying Technical & Engineering staff to local businesses for over 27 years. In this time, we have earned the trust of many leading local businesses within the manufacturing industry by building mutually beneficial long-term partnerships. For a free consultation on how we can boost your workforce, just contact one of our expert recruiters today.



We specialise in

  • CAD Technicians
  • CNC Programmers/Millers/Turners
  • Design/Test Engineers
  • Engineering Technicians
  • Field Engineers
  • Machine Minders
  • Maintenance Engineers/Managers
  • Manufacturing Engineers/Managers
  • Production Engineers/Managers
  • Warehouse Managers
  • Welder Fabricators
  • Sheet metal workers
  • Joiners and carpenters
  • CNC Operators
  • Assembly operatives
  • Workshop operative

Design

Tapping into our local pool of skilled candidates, we ensure that you have people with the technical skill, attention to detail and expertise to create designs that are in line with your vision. 

Electrical Engineering

From Panel Wirers to Generator Electricians to Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineers, whatever type of Electrical Engineer you’re looking for, we’ve got you covered. 

Electronics

We recruit both specialised and more generalist Electronics Engineers with the analytical, creative and strategical skills to take your operations to the next level.

Joinery/Carpentry

Our experienced joiners and carpenters ensure you can rest easy knowing your construction is in safe, reliable hands. 

Manufacturing

As longstanding partners of some of Essex’s leading manufacturing businesses, we’re experts in this field. Choose a partner that knows your industry inside-out.

Precision Engineering

You need Precision Engineers with specificity, skill and attention to detail. We tap into our vast database of candidates to make sure you have them. 

Meet our team

Jack O’Brien

Manager


Julia Sherlock

Senior Lead Consultant


Christopher Mason

Senior Consultant


Naomi Read

Consultant


Simon Clark

Senior Consultant


Carl Bashford

Consultant


Holly Warren

Technical Co-ordinator


Why choose us?

Our clients: Our service is tailored uniquely to each of our business partners. We gain maximum exposure for your roles through traditional and digital strategies across job boards and social media.  Our experience in the local market place  over the last 27 years has helped us to build talent acquisition strategies that ensure compliant, skilled & consistent talent is sourced for your business. 

Our candidates: Whether you’re looking for higher pay, more interesting projects or a different kind of work environment, we’ve got you covered. With strong links to a huge range of businesses across Essex, we’re bound to have something that’s just right for you.

Our Services

Identifying Talent

We have an extensive network of active and passive candidate across the region, who we screen rigorously. You’ll only have to choose from the best.

Bespoke Solutions

We’re customer-driven, for both client and candidate. You are our number one priority and we’ll make sure that’s reflected in our service.

Efficiency

We pride ourselves on being able to work fast and act on your requirements without compromising on quality. Fast, efficient, effective.

Our 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

“ Fantastic service! Got a job through the guidance and help of Julia. Constantly kept in the loop throughout the whole process. Thank you so much Julia! ”

Megan Knoc

“ To the great team at Prime who are soooo much better than the agency I was with before! Special mention to the Technical Contracts team, Holly, Jack and Carl who deal with me, even coming to my house to drop work t-shirts off! What service is that? Thanks Jack, they fit perfectly!! ”

Darren Bice

“ This agency is the best one I’ve been to, why because soon as I signed up, I was offered jobs left right and centre I couldn’t thank these people enough. Especially CHRIS & KARL. Constant contact and they are very polite. Even the building is clean and very welcoming.. I SUGGEST YOU JOIN IF LOOKING FOR WORK IN ALL TYPES OF AREAS.. 10/10 AGENTS ”

Johnathon Robinson

“ Extremely happy with the professionalism and welcoming feeling from prime appointments team Holly and Carl. From the moment we got In contact, I felt like I was the main priority to them and within no time I have been accepted to a Job that I never thought I was able with my background. I cannot appreciate the prime appointments team enough! 5* thank you! ”

Jay Goodwin


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