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Types of jobs in the Burton area

20th July 2018

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Types of jobs in the Burton area

When looking for local jobs in Burton upon Trent,  it can be quite difficult to find something that matches with your skills, abilities and interests. Having a good understanding of the types of jobs in the Burton area that are available,  will make job hunting so much easier and allow you to pick a career that you feel passionate about.

Burton upon Trent, also known as Burton, is a town situated on the River Trent in East Staffordshire. Famous for brewing, the historic battles that took place on Burton Bridge and Burton Abbey, the area is well-known and appealing to tourists. As such, there are many jobs that focus upon these areas:

Brewing – For centuries, Burton has been famous for brewing, and breweries play a significant role in the local economy. Being home to eight separate breweries, there are lots of jobs in Burton which are connected to this industry, from the physical brewing process itself, to the logistics and management associated with these firms.

Hospitality and tourism – There are lots of full and part-time jobs in the Burton area connected to hospitality and tourism, partly due to the Abbey and its famous battle sites. Pubs and bars are commonly looking for additional staff, especially during peak months, as are restaurants, hotels and even local bed and breakfasts.


Since 1200, a market has been held in Burton every Thursday, and while the stalls, wares and customers may have changed over the centuries, the need for people to run these stalls and shops has not. Not only does the market form a large amount of employment, but so too do the large shopping centres of Cooper’s Square and the Octagon Centre, proving many jobs in and around the Burton area.

While this is just a brief snapshot of some of the main job types to be found in the Burton area, there are many others, including working on transport links, local art centres and even within the educational institutions around Burton.

For anyone looking for local jobs in Burton, we know how difficult it can be to find something that suits you. At Extra Personnel, we pride ourselves on finding out exactly what our clients need, and bringing together the best possible candidates and companies, leaving everyone happy.

For more information about how we can help you with your job search in the Burton area, please contact us at today.

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DHL adds solar power to trucks

28th June 2018

DHL has developed thin film solar mats TRAiLAR, which are fitted to vehicle roofs and connected the vehicle’s battery or additional on-board batteries. The solar energy generated reduced overall fuel consumption by helping to power different on-board activities such as tail lifts.
TRAiLAR can be integrated into both trailers and rigid vehicles, reducing CO2 emissions, lowering fuel costs and maintenance spend. Trails at Millbrook proving ground showed fuel savings of up to 5.2 per cent.

We “need fewer, cleaner and quieter vehicles on the roads,” said Phil Roe, MD, network logistics and transport, DHL Supply Chain UK and Ireland. “This can be achieved while also helping customers reduce their transport costs.”

Distribution body gains new boss

14th June 2018

The Food Storage and Distribution Federation (FSDF) has appointed Shane Brennan as its new chief executive.


Cleaning Jobs in Warrington

13th June 2018

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With so many businesses calling Warrington home, there are a variety of cleaning jobs in the Warrington area. From offices to warehouses, and hotels to retail, there is plenty of choice if you’re looking for this type of work.

Office cleaning is a great choice if you’re looking for a part-time cleaning job in Warrington, building managers are regularly hiring for general cleaning. These jobs often entail light cleaning of desks, kitchens and common areas and vacuuming of floors. These jobs can vary from a few hours a day to a few hours a week. If you’re looking for something more physical, a warehouse cleaning job within Warrington may be right for you. This type of cleaning job may include using more specialist cleaning equipment, such as power washers. There are often additional health and safety guidelines for this type of cleaning job, as you’ll need to ensure that the working area is safe for warehouse operatives to do their jobs.

Factory Cleaning Jobs in Warrington

Similarly, jobs are often available in Warrington for cleaning factories. Factory cleaning can also be very physical work and may give you an opportunity for additional training and specialist cleaning skills. Whether you’re cleaning a food factory or a technology factory, you’ll need to make sure that all equipment is clean and safe to use in production. Hotels are also regularly looking for part time cleaners in the Warrington area. This type of cleaner is responsible for cleaning guest rooms before and after they’re used. This is similar to residential cleaning and involves vacuuming, dusting, cleaning bathrooms and making beds. Of course, hotels also require cleaning outside of the rooms themselves. This type of cleaning job is similar to office cleaning, as it requires you to keep up the general cleanliness of common areas. Care homes in the area also require similar cleaning staff.

Both hotels and restaurants in Warrington also hire cleaners to keep their kitchens at the highest levels of cleanliness. Kitchen cleaners will generally be required to clean surfaces and equipment and may be asked to perform specialised cleaning of things like fryers. You may also do general cleaning of floors and smaller equipment, such as cutlery and cooking dishes. If you’re looking for a part-time cleaning job in Warrington that is outside the standard 9-to-5 workday, working as a retail cleaning operative might be a good fit for you. These jobs are often early morning or late night positions and would include general cleaning, such as mopping or vacuuming floors and cleaning surfaces. Retail outlets also need more specialist cleaners, such as window cleaners, who are able to clean shop fronts.

Cleaning jobs aren’t just for businesses, either, though. Domestic cleaning jobs are often available in Warrington, in which you would clean clients’ homes. With such a wide variety of cleaning jobs in Warrington, there is plenty of choice depending on what type of cleaning you are interested in. All you need to do is take a look at what cleaning jobs Warrington has open right now.

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Types of Cleaning Jobs in Feltham & Telford

30th May 2018

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Looking for Cleaning Jobs in Feltham and Telford?

Extra Personnel are experts in finding cleaning Jobs in Feltham and Telford that meet your needs. Our cleaning recruitment services are used widely by a range of clients for cleaning jobs in the Telford area and cleaning jobs in the Feltham area.

shops, offices, warehouses, factories, hotels, the leisure industry and other commercial businesses. This means you get a wide range of choice when you look for work with us.

Cleaning Jobs Telford

Telford is just outside Birmingham and has a lot to offer with a wide range of shops, leisure activities and businesses. We have cleaning jobs in Telford across a broad range of roles including:

Office cleaners – Working within the office environment, this role can work well if you’d like flexible work. Usually required in either mornings or evenings to ensure the office environment is clean, tidy and free from waste. This will include the office areas, toilets, hallways and kitchens and include tasks such as emptying bins, hoovering, cleaning toilets and dusting. In some offices, you may be required to be a key holder which adds an extra level of responsibility.

Factory and Warehouse Cleaners – Working in a busy industrial environment, your role will be more hands-on and involve keeping the warehouse or factory areas tidy, keeping machines clean, keeping kitchen and toilet areas clean and well stocked. You will need to have a good awareness of health and safety as you could be working in a hazardous area. An interesting and challenging role that brings lots of job satisfaction.

Cleaner for entertainment venues – Other cleaning jobs in Telford includes working in pubs, restaurants and leisure venues such as sports halls. You’ll often be on site whilst the business is in operation, so a strong level of customer service is required. You’ll need high standards of health and safety, and will be responsible for ensuring both the public and the non-public areas of the business are clean, tidy and meet health and safety requirements. This can be a fun and busy environment to work in.

Cleaning Jobs Feltham

There are lots of cleaning jobs in Feltham, part-time, so there’s an opportunity for you to earn a second income or work whilst you’re studying as well as full-time work easily.

Housekeepers – We have lots of housekeeping roles within the hotel industry. The role includes stripping bed linen, making beds, cleaning rooms and returning them to a high standard as well as working quickly and efficiently

Retail cleaning jobs – Working in a retail environment, often both when the shop is closed and when it’s open for business, your role as a cleaner is to ensure everything looks as great as possible so customers will want to come in and buy. Ensuring any public toilets are clean and well stocked, kitchen areas are tidy and clean, shop floors are spotless, with no rubbish, and they aren’t dirty. This is an interesting role where you’ll get to work with people directly as well.

We have a wide range of other cleaning jobs. This is just a range of our roles. When you work for Extra Personnel we find a job that suits you, meets your needs and is flexible and enjoyable. We offer a wide range of benefits including a pension scheme, high street and holiday vouchers and weekly pay

Contact us today to see how our Recruitment Services in Telford can help you.

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