Insights

Tips on How to Find the Best Candidates for Your Business

May 15th, 2018|

For automotive businesses running lean operations, having an open position could cause a serious problem. That’s why it’s critical that employers have a strong hiring strategy in place to fuel the pipeline to enable them to select the most suitable, skilled and appropriate candidates quickly before the vacant role affects the business. With most sectors forecasting their strongest outlooks in [...]

Retaining Experienced and Ageing Candidates in the Automotive Aftermarket

March 16th, 2018|

With the UK’s older working population only set to grow in the coming years, it’s time to re-evaluate how the industry deals with older workers, with a view to challenging them to develop their skills rather than sidelining them. In recent years, the pension age has increased and we’re seeing more people work for longer than ever before. For business [...]

How Is Technology Transforming Your Automotive Job Search?

February 27th, 2018|

The way that job seekers are finding and applying for jobs is changing, and it’s largely down to the advancement of technology. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in job searches is allowing potential candidates to be more productive with their job searches and, as we welcome Industry 5.0 to the automotive sector, we [...]

Follow These 3 Tips to Find the Best Candidates for Your Automotive Business

February 23rd, 2018|

To find the most skilled and suitable candidate for your business as quickly as possible, it’s critical to have a strong hiring strategy in place - before the vacant role starts to affect business operations. Our Managing Director, Gavin White, advises: “Business owners should be working to market their roles effectively, as well as tailoring each advertisement to appeal to [...]

You Asked Autotech: Limited Business or Umbrella Company – Which Route Is Best?

February 5th, 2018|

Before you start contracting, each MOT Tester or Vehicle Technician needs to decide the way they will get paid for their freelance work. There are two established options: setting up your own limited business or registering with an umbrella payment company. In this ‘You Asked Autotech’, Jake Betts, our Recruitment Consultant explains both payment options and their pros and cons [...]