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Contractor Recruitment: INDIVIDUALS & TEAMS

In these uncertain times, contract work is becoming the norm across many sectors. Recruiting contractors can be a minefield, even for industry experts. As a leading contractor recruitment agency, we know exactly how to navigate the contractor landscape.

Looking for skilled, referenced and experienced contractors?

We understand the contract market across all engineering and technical disciplines and take the stress out of recruiting the best technical and engineering contractors.

If your business needs contract workers, Precision People is here to lend an expert hand. We specialise in the recruitment of contingent labour. Whether you need one person or complete teams for a new contract, we can provide experienced, high-calibre operatives in many different fields within engineering and technical as well as manufacturing and fabrication, right across the UK.

Recent Contractors Placed
  • Project Manager
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Controls Engineer
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • PMO (Project Management)
  • Interim Maintenance Manager
Chris Buffham

Client Solutions Manager Mechanical & Electrical

"I believe in process. The structure at Precision People is second-to-none, this coupled with my engineering knowledge and thirst for learning within the Mechanical & Electrical markets is why I am able to deliver project works to engineering businesses within my market to such a high standard, providing volume delivery to skilled roles on a contract basis. Through knowing clients’ and contractors’ wants and needs for a project, I have been able to deliver volume skilled contractors for a number of engineering based clients, this includes shutdowns in power (including Beckton Gas Plant), and manufacturing shop floors for special purpose machinery manufacturers nationally."


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“I am the Production Manager for Crestchic and I have been working with Chris for a number of years in relation to the supply of mechanical and electrical staff during peak periods of manufacturing. Chris has spent time on site getting to know the culture of our business, and what I look for in temporary contract staff, providing me with a number of mechanical and electrical fitters on a contract basis of which, due to being well matched I have taken on permanently . I would recommend Chris to my contacts and Precision People for their processes."

Production Manager | Crestchic

“As Assembly Manager of Garrandale, I have been working with Chris for over a year, he has provided mechanical and electrical staff to our Derby manufacturing site on a contract basis throughout this time. I have recommended Chris to colleagues throughout Garrandale and he has successfully filled roles across the company. I would have no issues recommending Chris to colleagues or other businesses, and I will continue to use Precision People for Mechanical and Electrical labour during peak periods.”

Manager | Garrandale

“I am a mechanical fitter with my own limited company, Chris has found me my last three consecutive contracts. I have found him to be upfront, easy to talk to and he has found the jobs I want to be doing. He has the ability to talk about the technical aspects of roles with a good understanding of the engineering trade. I have already recommended Chris to a number of mechanical fitters."

Mechanical Fitter | Jonathon Godrick
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