Workers needed for wind turbine expansion on Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight stands to benefit from the creation of “hundreds” of new green energy jobs.

The BBC reports wind turbine company MHI Vestas said more staff were needed to produce the 80m (260ft) blades for its new V164 wind turbine.

While the firm said the exact number of jobs was not yet known, it described it as a “significant expansion over the next few months”.

It currently employs 300 people at its blade manufacturing facility at West Medina Mills in Newport on the South Coast island.

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People 14 January 2019

SThree CEO Elden bows out early next year

Gary Elden is to step down as CEO at STEM staffing specialist SThree after six years in the role.

People 17 December 2018

Recruiter HOT 100: The HOT 10 Technical recruiters

As part of Recruiter’s HOT 100 list of top-performing recruitment firms in the UK, today we look at the HOT 10 engineering/technical/science (Technical) recruiters.

6 December 2018

Highland quayside investment gives boost to jobs in region

A multi-million-pound investment to develop a port in the Highlands of Scotland is expected to create around 140 jobs, and boost the energy and tourism sectors in the region.

26 November 2018
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