SLR becomes a patron of Shaping Portsmouth

We are thrilled to join other local businesses in supporting the city of Portsmouth through our patronage of Shaping Portsmouth. Find out how this fantastic initiative is improving our city

Further Reading


How an industrial cleaning role can open the door to opportunity

A job that requires no experience or qualifications but still leads to opportunities? Read on to find out how industrial cleaning can lead to so much more!


The power of local networking for marine recruitment

The pandemic ushered in a new era of online communication and whilst that was critical in connecting people and allowing businesses to function, there is an appetite now for face-to-face interaction and business networking. SLRknows that it is in the b…


SLR expands and moves into a new office space

It’s been an extremely busy period for SLR recruitment. We have continued to support the marine sector and busy shipyards across the UK supplying resources to a thriving industry. Whilst continuing to support this sector, we have also acquired new prem…


Supporting women in shipbuilding

As the director of SLR, it is important to Sarah Roads that the industry she supplies resources to actively seeks to elevate women. The last week In September was National Inclusion Week and SLR is fully committed to being part of a change that seeks t…


A busy period in Portsmouth Dockyard opens up opportunity

One of the reasons SLR marine recruitment has its base in the city of Portsmouth is the accessibility and opportunities provided by HMNB Portsmouth Dockyard. We are entering a very busy period at Portsmouth on surge work, and this has opened some oppor…


Spotlight on job roles within shipbuilding

Building an important structure such as a ship or boat requires a vast range of skilled tradespeople during the construction process. It’s not just building vessels such as naval ships, and cargo vessels, often shipyards are charged with refurbing and…


Project deadlines how we support our shipbuilding clients

The UK shipbuilding market is exciting, buoyant, and fast-paced. With the added boost in March this year of the injection of £4BN from the UK government, there is a real sense of optimism and growth in the shipbuilding market. With any project, however…


Leaving the armed forces – career transition

It’s time to leave the armed forces and transition into a civilian career. If you’ve spent the whole of your adult life serving in the military, it can be difficult to know where you get started when you come to find civilian work. We understand that i…


Is security clearance an asset in job hunting – your questions answered

Individuals that have served at a certain level in the military may have held security clearance. This would have been a necessary part of their military role but often service leavers don’t realise that it is an asset when leaving the Armed Forces and…