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Your guide to living and working in Erbil, Kurdistan
Your guide to living and working in Erbil, Kurdistan
Erbil, also known by its Kurdish name, Hawler, is the capital of Kurdistan and has a population of 1.5 million. Erbil is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, with life in the city dating as far back as 6000 B.C. Erbil is far...
Posted by: Luis Leon
28/05/19
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Thinking about a move abroad to develop your career?
Thinking about a move abroad to develop your career?
If you’re thinking of moving overseas to widen your career prospects, we’ve collected the best advice from our experts at WRS. Here are eight top tips to starting a successful career overseas. Why do you want to move abroad? Before...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
14/05/19
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Inside recruitment with Peter
Inside recruitment with Peter
Peter Jackson Peter Jackson, Shipping Recruitment Consultant Describe your career path at WRS? When I first started my career in the maritime team at WRS as a recruitment consultant I began by shadowing my colleagues and learning about the industr...
Posted by: Mark Burslem
10/05/19
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What are the benefits of outsourcing the staffing function for your project?
What are the benefits of outsourcing the staffing function for your project?
Fay Campbell, a recruitment consultant at WRS in the mining team shares her thoughts on the benefits of outsourcing the staffing function for your project. When you work with the WRS Mining Division, you have access to so much more than a recruitmen...
Posted by: Fay Campbell
21/03/19
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Why use WRS to manage your Oil & Gas contractor workforce?
Why use WRS to manage your Oil & Gas contractor workforce?
Having worked with Oil & Gas companies for over ten years, we’ve gained a wealth of experience in what our clients need from us to make their lives easier. That’s why we offer the following: £10m ($13.5m) monthly payro...
Posted by: Christopher Morton-Collings
11/01/18
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How to Survive during Bring Your Bacteria To Work Season
How to Survive during Bring Your Bacteria To Work Season
As we approach Autumn (the Fall) (21st September), some people in offices and non-office jobs all over the world are suffering the paradoxical “summer cold”. Despite the heat and the cover-your-eyes sunshine, the sweats people are getting...
Posted by: Kathie Higginson
18/08/17
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Welcome to WRS: Andrew Cannon!
Welcome to WRS: Andrew Cannon!
As part of our business growth in 2017, WRS has been working hard to bolster our successful teams with new talent - both fresh trainees full of potential, and experienced veterans of the recruitment world who already have a database in their brain, f...
Posted by: Daniel Kite
04/08/17
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Senior Drilling and Completion Supervisor, Oil and Gas Supermajor
Senior Drilling and Completion Supervisor, Oil and Gas Supermajor
It's been 5 years since I started working as a consultant with WRS on 2 different projects: Yemen (an oil and gas super major, as a Drilling Supervisor) and Argentina (as a Senior Drilling Supervisor for the same company). In March 2012, it was the f...
Posted by: Christopher Morton-Collings
02/08/17
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Jargon Busting: Mining
Jargon Busting: Mining
The Mining industry is another sector of the working world that has, buried within its core, a rich centre of initialisms, complex words, and phrases that are often unknown outside of Mining Spheres. Here are ten that are well worth knowing if you're...
25/07/17
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They make you do WHAT? 6 Peculiar Employments Laws Across the Globe...
They make you do WHAT? 6 Peculiar Employments Laws Across the Globe...
When you apply for almost all jobs in the United Kingdom and many other countries in 2017, you will find that the employer will state very clearly their commitment to inclusion and equality. Ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, beliefs, disabi...
Posted by: Jeanett Abbotson
21/07/17
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