Recruitment Experts

With over 20 years’ experience in recruitment we know how difficult and time consuming finding exceptional talent for great opportunities can be. Work Matters works hard to help and understand its’ candidates, clients, their industry and the market.  We believe great recruitment requires research, planning, organisation, strategy and trust whether you are looking for one candidate with a specialist skill or planning your manpower for the next 12 months. People make a difference and we help businesses meet their goals and objectives through truly effective talent acquisition.

Latest jobs

£14.91 per hour. Regular overtime available at £22.36 per hour.

Plater/Welder required for a successful, medium sized structural steelwork fabricator servicing the commercial sector of the UK construction industry. This is a permanent position with opportunity for regular overtime and a generous benefits package.

£12 to 12 Per Hour

Based in Hartlepool our client produces concrete landscaping products for the commercial market. They are looking for an experienced Operative to work as part of a small team.

Excellent Salary and Benefits

Applebridge have enjoyed sustained growth since their incorporation, and now have a collective annual turnover of more than £100 million and employ over 400 staff. As part of this continued expansion and having recently achieved placements on framework agreements for Northumbrian Water, Yorkshire Water and YORcivil3 they are looking for an Assistant Estimator to support senior members of the team in the production of accurate and efficient estimates.

Excellent Salary and Benefits

Applebridge Utilities is a Multi Utility contractor situated in the North East of England and Yorkshire regions. Applebridge Utilities works closely with its sister division ‘Applebridge Construction’ which allows for the installation of road, sewers, plot works, new mains, services, and metering to all be managed seamlessly together by one contractor. Standing out from competitors, their uniquely collaborative approach means they are one of the few companies that can offer true multi-utility provision via a premium utility services package.

As part of their continued expansion, they are looking for an experienced Technical Manager to lead and support construction operations ensuring the compliant, efficient, profitable, safe and timely completion of works to the highest quality standards


“Their specialist industry knowledge is invaluable and the team truly understands our job functions and business culture.  The applications we receive are always informed, relevant and considered”


“Due to the specialist nature of our business, Severfield has benefited from working closely with Work Matters to not only meet our short- term recruitment requirements, but also to help plan and deliver long- term objectives.” 

LCC Communications Ltd

“Due to their professionalism and commitment, I have Work Matters to thank for a top quality team of people and have no hesitation in recommending them to other employers”

Premier Mortars

“I would highly recommend Work Matters to anyone wishing to recruit quality staff for their business.”