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About Extension Recruitment

Our specialism lies in engineering and manufacturing, making us the go-to recruitment agency for a range of manufacturers and suppliers in the North East and across the UK. Areas of expertise include Automotive, Aerospace, Defence, Marine, FMCG, OEM, Engineering and Manufacturing. 

Established since 2011, our team has developed in-depth knowledge and experience in these sectors. As a result, we have a vast understanding of the unique and changing nature of the industry and how to source and screen the best-fitting talent for every role. We have the ability to work on a broad range of roles at all levels of seniority within these specialisms and recruit for positions within design, operations, production, manufacturing, engineering, supply chain, technical administration, sales, maintenance, finance and IT. 

We understand the competition in this fast-evolving market, but we believe that by continuing to focus on client and candidate centred experiences, we can remain one of the top-performing engineering and manufacturing recruitment agencies in the North East. 

We will continue to strive towards our vision and hold our core values close in order to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and candidates. 




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Our Values


Our core value is integrity and this is vital in all aspects of our work. We are transparent and honest in all of our communications and believe this is integral to our relationship building.  


We are passionate about supporting our clients and candidates. There is nothing more rewarding than supporting someone in their career whilst helping a business achieve their own goals.  


As a small business, empowering our team is hugely important to us. If we feel empowered, then we can empower those around us.  


We are dedicated to our service delivery and strive to offer a consultative approach across all of our projects.  


We hold ourselves to high standards and strive to achieve excellence in everything we do.  


In an ever-changing market, we are passionate about staying at the forefront of our industry by exploring new and improved ways of working whilst staying true to our foundations and values. 

Our Diversity & Inclusion Policy

At our company, we recognise the value of diverse perspectives and by embracing individuals' unique qualities, we can all foster an environment that promotes innovation, creativity, and empathy. 

That's why it's essential for businesses to have a diverse workforce that represents their customers and provides a range of perspectives in decision-making. 

Our promise is to treat all candidates as unique individuals who deserve consideration not only for their education and skill set but also for their personality, passions, and aspirations. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and supported. 

By prioritising diversity and inclusion in your business practices, you can increase employee engagement and productivity while creating a more positive and welcoming work environment. Let us help you create a more inclusive workplace by focusing on the unique strengths of each individual candidate. Together we can build a brighter future for everyone! 

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