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Welcome to WRS: Pete Jones
Welcome to WRS: Pete Jones
It’s always exciting when we get new additions to the team. WRS welcomed Pete Jones who joins the Energy Division as a Senior Recruitment Consultant. We sat down with Pete to find out more about the energy divisions latest addition. What do...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
25/09/20
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Offshore wind farms of the future
Offshore wind farms of the future
Since 1991 when the first offshore wind turbine was installed off the coast of Denmark, wind power has come a long way. At present, the largest markets in offshore wind development are the UK, Germany, China, Denmark and Belgium, representing nearly...
Posted by: Chloe Jordan
25/09/20
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Workplace mental health & wellbeing challenges
Workplace mental health & wellbeing challenges
In the UK, mental health is the most common cause for long-term sickness absence. Work-related stress, anxiety and depression account for a staggering 44% of work-related ill health and 54% of working days lost in 2018/2019 (HSE, 2019). Poor mental h...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
21/09/20
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Minimum Requirements for Seafarers: Cook
Minimum Requirements for Seafarers: Cook
WRS work with highly skilled and knowledgeable seafarers. In this blog series we have been exploring what it takes to be a seafarer and what qualifications are required. The last instalment covered the minimum requirements for Offshore Engineers to w...
Posted by: Nina Dransfield
18/09/20
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Thinking of a career change?
Thinking of a career change?
Have you ever looked at a friend and thought, “their job looks fun, I wouldn’t mind trying that”? Maybe you see a neighbour with a luxurious new car and think “I wonder what they do”. If you compare yourself against othe...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
10/09/20
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How has Covid-19 affected the recruitment sector?
How has Covid-19 affected the recruitment sector?
In a series of blogs, we will explore what has been happening in the recruitment sector and we’ll look at the sectors that are seeing a demand for jobs. To kick things off, we sat down with Zain Hussain, Divisional Manager of the WRS Technolog...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
09/09/20
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Developing yourself and your career
Developing yourself and your career
Your career is a long journey which will offer many highs and lows before retirement beckons. Everyone has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic which has forced some industries to shut down and put additional strain on others. These unprecedented f...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
02/09/20
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WRS enjoys success after adapting to changing job market
WRS enjoys success after adapting to changing job market
Worldwide Recruitment Solutions has signed several deals with new clients after targeting the renewable energy sector where the job market is thriving. A dedicated team of experienced recruiters – Chloe Jordan, Pete Jones and Chris Morton-Coll...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
25/08/20
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WRS smash 200 mile running challenge
WRS smash 200 mile running challenge
WRS is delighted to announce that the WRS running club smashed their target of collectively running 200 miles in July. In July, we were fundraising for Forever Manchester, a local community charity who do work with those most vulnerable in Greater M...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
05/08/20
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Coronavirus Travel Restrictions in Asia & Oceania
Coronavirus Travel Restrictions in Asia & Oceania
In our last travel blog, we looked at the travel restrictions imposed in Europe in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, we’re turning our attentions to the travel restrictions in the Asia Pacific. Due to the pace of change, WRS has created ...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
04/08/20
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