Opportunities for industrial painters with SLR

Everybody starts somewhere, for SLR it was providing industrial painters for various sites around the UK. Because this is where we started, we have stacks of in-house expertise in this role. What this means is clients will come to us every single time…

Further Reading


The History of Barrow-in-Furness shipyard

Barrow-in-Furness is a well-known port town in Cumbria in the north of England. Strategically located on the northwest coast, Barrow-in-Furness provides access to the busy ports of Liverpool, the Isle of Man, Belfast, and Glasgow in Scotland. SLR has b…


How SLR supports the city of Portsmouth

Behind the recruiting side of SLR has always been a commitment and passion for the city and people of Portsmouth. We talked about the importance of our local community back in the summer this is an ethos and energy we wish to continue into 2023. Our di…


Paying a candidate what they’re worth

Over the last year, there’s been much reporting about attracting and retaining talent. The pandemic changed the working landscape not just in terms of job roles and shifting processes and ways of working online.


T32 frigates create opportunities at Barrow-in-Furness

Following plans first announced in 2020, the shipbuilding industry is beginning to explore options for the Royal Navy’s Type 32 Frigate programme creating roles for multiple trades


The advantages of holding security clearance in marine recruitment.

We talk about security clearance so much because it is a huge advantage for candidates and clients! Find out why it is advantageous in our latest blog.


What sets SLR apart from other larger recruiters

At SLR we have built a network with a sense of care for the city of Portsmouth. Time spent nurturing the local candidate community has enabled us to build personal relationships and a human approach


Industrial cleaner: a path to progression in the marine sector

Have you got what it takes to climb inside funnels and support a growing, busy sector? A can-do attitude could be all you need to start your career in the marine sector.


The history of Cammell Laird shipyard

It has been at the forefront of UK shipbuilding and repair for over 120 years. The shipyard is the lifeblood of the Wirral community, so we thought we’d look back at the foundations and history of this important company.


How do we identify the most placeable candidate?

The shipbuilding sector is fast-paced and that is why our team have undertaken training to quickly identify the most placeable candidates. Read on to find out the attributes we look for