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Defence Division

TXM Recruit is one of the leading providers of recruitment solutions into the defence sector, including risk and security, support, equipment and communications services for the military and private contractors in hostile environments. Our wide range of capabilities covers the maintenance, repair, overhaul and upgrade of key air, land and marine equipment.
Our services
With offices in the UK, USA, Middle East and Asia we aim to provide round the clock recruitment support for our client base through our team of professionally trained specialist consultants. TXM Recruit is a GSA contract holder, allowing us to supply workforce solutions to the US defence department.

We work closely with major defence contractors delivering bespoke support solutions that continually exceed their unique and time critical expectations, often supplying large numbers of individuals anywhere in the world within 48 hours.  As part of our service we project manage the flights, accommodation and all the necessary immigration and medical documentation for each and every candidate.

An example of how we go The Xtra Mile is our work with ITT Exelis as a supplier of defence contractors to the US Government.  We have worked together since 2009 and have become their main supplier of Western candidates. Our offer to ITT Exelis includes a skilled candidate pool, an office in Kuwait providing onsite contractor support and access to the very latest recruitment technology.

"TXM are one of the rare companies that can manage the myriad of the tasks that United States Military expects from a contractor. They have placed very qualified personnel on short notice in geographically dispersed locations through Germany, Qatar and Kuwait. They have tackled every obstacle with vigour and certainty with success being the end result.”     
Program Manager ITT Exelis

Read our ITT Exelis case study to find out more about our innovative approach to defence recruitment.

The TXM Defence Division includes both ex-military and mechanical engineers as key team members. It is their skills and expertise that enables us to deliver added value recruitment solutions underpinned by first hand industry experience.
TXM: Committed to Going The Xtra Mile
Why are we different?
 - Qualified & apprentice trained engineering recruitment consultants
 - Multi-national capabilities with “family values” and a personal service
 - Specialist support network of over 500 directly employed engineering group staff       
 - Proven track record of recruiting niche engineering disciplines across the globe                                     
 - Investor in engineering, learning & development through sponsored apprenticeships
 - Ability to bridge industry skills gaps through cross sector talent management
 - The fastest growing engineering recruitment company in the UK
 - A personal pride and passion for what we do.
TXM Defence Division Team

James Poulton, TXM James Poulton
Global Director of Defence

Highly experienced in creating and promoting TXM Recruit brand on the international arena of Defence contracting. James has over 7 years of experience in creating strong customer relationships within the industry, in maintaining the communication with the clients and also in delivering and executing the business strategies. Being experienced in government contracting and supplying a wide range of specialist staff in both a contract and permanent capacity, James possesses a solid knowledge of this sector with a focus on relationship management and resource delivery.

Phone: 01908 228 648

Ian Tompsett
Account Manager

Ian is a qualified vehicle mechanic having completed an apprenticeship during 5 years service in the British Army (Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers). He then moved in to technical positions at major prime US government contracting companies.
Ian now has over 5 years direct recruitment experience supporting multiple defense prime contractors across various worldwide locations.

Phone: 01908 228 649

Blanka Stadnik, TXMBlanka Stadnik
Contracts Administrator

An experienced administrator of defence contracts, Blanka manages the department’s database and ensures system compliancy as well as Visa and Right to Work issues. 

Phone: 01908 228 658

Read about our latest defence jobs and news on TXM World.