The UK manufacturing industry is huge.

We’re the eighth largest manufacturing nation in the world, and if current trends continue, we’ll be in the top five by 2021, with more than 2.6 million people employed within the sector.

As an industrial worker, you play a significant role in the variety of goods our country provides - and here at Acorn our local branch colleagues will make sure your skills are being put to good use.

The retail and grocery market is constantly changing, and in the current climate demand is greater than ever.

If you are looking for temporary, ongoing work we have hundreds of retail and FMCG roles available UK-wide – most are recruiting asap!

Contact your local branch to find out what’s available in your area.

Using our extensive experience and knowledge of the retail and FMCG industries, we’re well placed to support you.

We work with leading manufacturers and production companies across the UK so we can offer the right jobs with the right benefits (like variety in shift patterns) to suit you, your skills and your lifestyle.

We place thousands of temporary industrial workers every day in the following areas, as well as providing permanent opportunities if you’re looking for a long-term career in this highly reputable field. 

  • Food Manufacturing
  • Technology
  • Steel
  • Print
  • Public Sector & Government 


Why work with Acorn?
  • We’re a local recruitment agency. Our 40+ branches are home to local people who understand the local job market.
  • We offer 24-hour emergency contact and on-site support. If you need us, we’re here for you.
  • Need training? We’ve got you covered.
  • Our exciting referral and retention rewards mean that you’ll be rewarded for your hard work.
  • We want you to succeed – our teams will encourage temporary to permanent opportunities wherever we can
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