Locally abbreviated to MK, Milton Keynes is a large town in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Regarded as one of Britain’s most successful business cities Milton Keynes has attracted over £1 billion of private investment in the last decade, transforming the city's skyline with new architecture, developing the infrastructure needed and creating an unparalleled air of optimism throughout the city.
Milton Keynes has attracted more than 500 inward investors and is home to some of the largest concentrations of North American, European and Asian firms in the UK.
Between 2010 and 2016, business base growth exceeded 34% with Milton Keynes consistently ranked at the top of economic benchmarking surveys
In 2015 Centre for Cities ranked Milton Keynes as number one for job growth in the last decade, the number one location for start-ups outside of London and within the top ten for new patents registered.
Unique by Design Milton Keynes is different. It's the only UK city that has been specifically designed for business growth from its very inception
Work is already underway on the Eastern and Western expansions of the city, amounting to over 700 hectares of new development and which, when completed, will include more than 10,000 new homes and over 100 hectares of employment land making Milton Keynes a prime location for Recruitment industry growth to support its ongoing development.
Gas EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Gas Engineer required for a key Engineering company based in Milton Keynes on a 6-month rolling contract. You would work a 38-hour week on an hourly rate of £14ltd. As a Gas Engineer, you will be expected to cover a variety of tasks which include: Removing gas from HVAC units Pressure testing Filling out and preparing test sheets Candidates must have an F Gas qualification and be adaptable to take on different tasks as and when needed. If you are a Gas Engineer and hold the above skills and experience and looking for your next opportunity, please click to apply. Read more
Meter ReaderMilton Keynes, United Kingdom As a Meter Reader you will be working with TXM Recruit, one of the UK's top engineering resourcing firms, you will represent one of the UK's leading energy contractors, visiting customers at a variety of locations including homes and commercial properties. As a Meter Reader you will be required to carry out meter readings for both gas and electric meters at customer properties surrounding the designated area local to you. Completion of visual checks and accurate log of readings will need to be implemented into a hand-held device at each location. Working as a Meter Reader this is a customer-facing role working on a long-term contract. We are looking for highly self-motivated individuals who have the desire to achieve success. There is a great deal of flexibility with this role, as a Meter Reader you will plan your own route, manage your schedule and workload to achieve the targets set for the week by head office. Working as a Meter Reader will adhere to a flexible working pattern 37 hours a week between the hours of 8am - 8pm Mon - Fri and if working Saturday 8am - 6pm. Pay: Once you have completed the paid induction (consisting of training room and field based training) you will receive an hourly rate of £8.21 (PAYE) per hour, plus a mileage allowance of 35p per mile (door to door) along with an attractive bonus scheme. What will I need? " A flexible approach to tasks and working hours " Customer orientation " Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work " Access to the Internet at home " Hold a full UK driving licence (no more than three points) " Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role " No unspent criminal convictions The ideal candidates: " Competency in numeracy and literacy " The ability to work to timescales and under pressure " A flexible approach to tasks and working hours " Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work " Inclined to strive for continuous improvement " Access to the Internet at home " Hold a full UK driving licence " Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role In order to be successful, you must have 5 years employment history and be able to provide references to demonstrate this & DBS / CRB assessment. Read more