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Specialists in supplying Mechanical & Electrical engineers to the following sectors:

Manufacturing - Construction - Renewable Energy - Power Generation

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If you’re looking for Mechanical or Electrical Engineers, Precision People can give you access to a vast network of highly-skilled candidates from Leicester, Derby, Nottingnham and right across the UK. Each of our specialist engineering recruitment consultants is hugely-experienced in the industry or profession they recruit into. They will work with you to apply their knowledge and expertise to identify the very best mechanical and elecrical candidates for your vacancies, in a professional, timely and efficient manner.

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Chris Buffham

Client Solutions Manager Engineering & Manufacturing

"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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  • Special Purpose Machinery Manufacturing​​
  • Automated Product Handling
  • Power & Power Generation
  • Factoring Improvement & Installation
  • Electrical Manufacturing

“I am the Production Manager for Crestchic based in Burton upon Trent, 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. Chris has provided a number of mechanical and electrical fitters on a contract basis of which, due to being well matched to the company and our requirements have been taken on permanently within my team. 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, which he has found work for, or is currently working with to find their next role, including friends and family members. I would certainly keep working with Chris and Precision People.”

Mechanical Fitter | Jonathon Godrick
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