Employment agency wins RS contract

One of the area’s leading employment agencies has been award a contract to supply all customer services staff for RS Components in Corby.

Staffline has filled more than 1,700 warehouse vacancies at RS, in Birchington Road, in the last 10 years, with 100 placements made in recent weeks, and the contract has been awarded to Staffline on the back of this success.

An open day will now be held at Staffline’s new offices in Corby Enterprise Centre on Friday, July 6, from 10am to 6pm, and anyone over 17 who lives in the area is invited to drop in with their CV and find out more about RS and the role of its customer services.

Ailsa Mather, senior contract manager at the employment agency, said: “Winning the contract to supply customer services personnel is testament to the success we have had in placing candidates at RS over the last few years.

“We are keen to recruit locally, so meeting people at the open day will help make the recruitment process as smooth as possible when new positions become available. We are a committed partner to RS and are thrilled that our contract offers local people more of a one-stop shop for their job needs.”

Jill Coles, head of UK human resources at RS, said: “The open day is a great opportunity for people to introduce themselves to the team and learn more about our growing business.

“We are the largest employer in Corby and offer our staff some fantastic benefits such as a variety of working patterns, childcare vouchers and a cycle to work scheme, so there is plenty to find out about. We are looking forward to meeting everyone on the day which will mark a great partnership between us and Staffline.”

To find out more about the open day email anneli.obrien@staffline.co.uk.