5th March 2018 in Minimum Wage
Changes to National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage
As of April 2018, there will be an uplift in the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage. Here we will provide you with the latest information about the upcoming changes.
Stores Person Job Profile
As a Stores Person (sometimes referred to as a Stock Controller), your main responsibility will be to take deliveries and manage stock levels.
If you're looking for a new job as a Stores Person, find out what the key responsibilities and requirements are for the job.
Growing Skills Gap Impacts UK Engineering Sector
There are nearly 5.7 million people working in the UK engineering sector, making up just over 19% of all employment and contributing 26% of total GDP. But a growing skills gap is having its effect on the industry.
12th February 2018 in Company News
XCL Renew REC Accreditation
XCL are proud to have recently received reaccreditation from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC).
How To Answer Common Job Interview Questions
Job interviews can be frightening, but there are some questions that you can almost always count on being asked. So plan your answers to these common interview questions to give yourself the best chance at landing a new job.
Carillion: What it Means for Jobs in the Construction Industry
The liquidation of multinational facilities management and construction company Carillion has shaken the UK construction industry this month.
Job Vacancies Expected to Increase as UK Manufacturing Industry Grows
Manufacturing has been on the rise for a number of months now, and this year’s EEF Executive Survey reveals that production companies across the country are expecting the trend to continue.
17th January 2018 in Resignation Advice
How to Prepare for an Exit Interview
You're ready to move on to your new job, but first, you're asked to take part in an exit interview. But while the word ‘interview’ can be nerve-wracking, there’s no reason to feel anxious. You just need to know how to prepare.
Bench Joiner Job Profile
As a Bench Joiner, you may be required to carry out joinery work and product assembly both inside the workshop and out on site.
If you're considering a job as a Bench Joiner, find out what the main roles and typical hourly rate are, and the qualifications you'll need when applying.