Graduates / Apprentices


Thinking of starting an apprenticeship in the Manufacturing, Engineering, or Production sectors? If you are, then you are opening up a world of opportunities that could take you down a career path custom-fitted to you. The opportunities are endless – Cooper Golding Recruitment is your link to success, and it’s the first step to realising your potential in these ever-expanding sectors.

Did you know that apprenticeship numbers have risen to 499,900 starts in England, a 59,500 (14%) rise on the previous year? Did you also know that the number of people who were on an apprenticeship in a given year increased between 2013/14 and 2014/15 by 2% or 20,300, to 871,800 apprentices, with achievements increasing by 1% or 2,900 apprentices over the same period to 255,800 achievements? Do you excel in maths and science?

Apprenticeships are a wonderful option for anyone looking to expand their skills, while getting hands on and experiencing life in the real world, on the job, where young adults are able to showcase their talents.

Students listen to lecture about future work opportunitys


So, you’ve been successful in achieving your goals in your education and now it’s time to start looking for a graduate’s role. Cooper Golding Recruitment, with our wealth of experience and vast database of potential employers, are on hand to help you discover the next stage in your life.

Engineering companies are projected to need 182,000 people with engineering skills each year to 2022. The industry is flourishing and now has never been a better time to be part of it! Ideally, you’ll have a degree in Engineering, IT, Industrial Design, or other relevant disciplines. Artistic flair, problem solving skills, a strong ability to comprehend mechanical and/or electrical/electronic concepts, computer-aided design (CAD) skills, good numeracy skills and strong verbal communication skills are all valued by employers in these sectors.

If you tick any or all of these boxes, then Cooper Golding Recruitment want to hear from you, particularly if you have completed a years’ placement. Get in touch with us and see how we can help to shape your future!