Job News in Wolverhampton

Wolves at Work job service will be saved, says council

Money will be found to rescue an under-threat jobs *service* which has helped 4500 people into work in the last two years, council bosses have vowed.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 05:04:00 GMT

Aldi recruiting at one of UK's biggest stores - here's where jobs are going West Midlands  Birmingham Live

Aldi is as a good payer, with the top bosses earning up to £60000 a year - and there are jobs in Willenhall, Brownhills, Wolverhampton, West Bromwich and ...

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 07:57:00 GMT

Next stages of 1,700 job site at i54 given approval in Wolverhampton  Birmingham Live

Council cabinet members this week gave full backing to phases 4 and 5 of the development, which will provide 100 acres of industrial employment floor space ...

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:20:00 GMT

Wolves at Work job service facing the axe in Wolverhampton

The Wolves at Work jobs *service* which has helped almost 4500 people into employment has been left facing the axe.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 05:04:00 GMT

26 jobs at risk as Tata Steel shuts Wolverhampton site

Twenty six jobs are at risk after Tata Steel announced plans to close its steel *service* centre in Wolverhampton. Tata Steel revealed the news today as it also ...

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Pendragon axing 300 jobs as 22 Car Store showrooms to close

The loss-making sites will be closed by the end of the year, affecting nearly two thirds of the Car Store chain.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:05:00 GMT

Jobs created as site of former Telford Blockbuster opens after six years

Six jobs have been created after the site of a former Blockbuster in Telford has opened.

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Landmark deal for 4000 new homes agreed

More than 4000 new homes will be built across the West Midlands under a landmark deal between the West Midlands Combined Authority and developers.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 05:01:00 GMT

Armed Hyperama cash and carry raid 'was inside job'

An armed raid on a wholesale warehouse where a “significant” amount of cigarettes and cash were stolen was an inside job, a jury heard.

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 10:36:00 GMT

Hundreds of jobs up for grabs at Alton Towers for Scarefest 2019  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Popular North Staffordshire tourist attraction Alton Towers is recruiting hundreds of people as it prepares for the annual Scarefest event. Specialist actors ...

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Yarrington provides technology support for City Jobs Fair  Shropshire Live

Shrewsbury-based, integrated creative and digital agency, Yarrington has provided support at this year's City Jobs Fair in Wolverhampton.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 06:02:00 GMT

Jobs boost as new Subway and Greggs open in Walsall  Birmingham Live

The brand new SPAR store and forecourt in Wolverhampton Road West, which will operate 24 hours a day, opened for the first time to customers on Friday, ...

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Concerns over rentals at Wolverhampton's £50m Westside development

Concerns have been raised over the risk to Wolverhampton Council of renting out units for the £50 million Westside development.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 05:03:00 GMT

More than 30 jobs created by electrical wholesaler

A new electrical wholesaler has created more than 30 jobs following its latest Black Country outlet opening.

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Wolves flop Jamie O'Hara has been given this surprising job  Birmingham Live

Wolves latest news | The former Tottenham and Wolves midfielder has been given his first crack as a manager with non-league Billericay Town.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:50:00 GMT

1bn Tourism Strategy launched for West Midlands  Free Radio

A new Tourism Strategy has been unveiled to grow the West Midlands economy by more than £1 billion.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:22:51 GMT

Jobs at risk at Tata Steel outlines closure plans  Insider Media

Jobs are at risk after Tata Steel outlined plans to close Wolverhampton Engineering Steels *Service* Centre after failing to find a buyer for the operation.

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Fortnight of Wolverhampton events will be just the business

Wolverhampton is geared up for its biggest annual spotlight to support business growth.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 13:37:00 GMT

Piston launch debut album in hometown Cannock gig

Cannock rockers Piston released their debut, self-titled album on Friday, launching it with a hometown show at The Station and then doing a signing event for ...

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Wolves boss Nuno: We only look forwards

Nuno Espirito Santo is remaining level-headed as Wolves look to get back on track against Braga.

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 21:30:00 GMT

Battle that proved A Bridge Too Far

It wasn't the homecoming Tom Brewin had been hoping for.

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Warning over bogus workmen knocking doors in Wolverhampton

Concerns have been raised by a Wolverhampton councillor about bogus workmen coming to people's houses in an affluent part of the city and offering to do ...

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Review of conditions for social workers in Wolverhampton

The wellbeing and case loads of social workers in Wolverhampton is set to undergo an annual review to ensure the city has a “healthy and happy” workforce.

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 16:15:00 GMT

Hundreds of new pupil places planned as Wolverhampton UTC joins Thomas Telford trust

Hundreds of new school places are being created as a school builds a new multi-million pound extension.

Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Unemployment falls again in the West Midlands Business

Unemployment in the West Midlands was down again for the three months to July.

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:10:00 GMT

Wolves linked with Premier League winger as scouts are sent on a mission  Birmingham Live

A round up of all things WWFC from BirminghamLive.

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 03:00:00 GMT

Hopes fading of reprieve for Wolverhampton's Debenhams

Hopes of Debenhams' flagship Wolverhampton store being saved appear to be fading amid silence from the high street giant over its future.

Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Meet the young Wolverhampton woman putting the spotlight on mental health

A young woman wants to change how mental health policy is dealt with in the workplace and in education her new role.

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 04:59:00 GMT

Wolverhampton church's car wash plan set for refusal

A Wolverhampton church's plan to open a car wash on land it uses for parking looks set to be thrown out by city planners – after environmental and transport ...

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Retailers call for action as high street store closures soar  The Guardian

Retailers and unions are calling for urgent government action to help struggling high streets as new data shows the number of shops, pubs and restaurants lying ...

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 23:02:00 GMT

Royal Mail to press ahead with delivery office closures

Royal Mail say the offices were "no longer suitable" due to a fall in letter deliveries.

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

MP Emma Reynolds in call over jobless count

Boris Johnson has been urged to tackle rising unemployment which an MP says is blighting some parts of the country.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Wolves defender Matt Doherty motivated to 'complete the job' of journey from League One to Europa League group stages  The Telegraph

Matt Doherty is on a mission to extend his remarkable journey from the third tier to the Europa League group stages with Wolves.

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'Clown' Wolves fans are all saying the same thing about THAT talkSPORT call  Birmingham Live

Wolves latest news | Nuno Espirito Santo's side suffered their second successive league defeat to Chelsea this weekend and one fan was left more than a little ...

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 10:26:00 GMT

Telford MP Lucy Allan backs £3.5 billion rail improvements plan

Telford MP Lucy Allan has backed proposals which would see huge improvements to the region's railway system.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 05:04:00 GMT

TV tonight: Jeremy Paxman returns to ask politicians what went wrong  The Guardian

The former Newsnight attack dog seems genuinely aggrieved as he grills a rogues' gallery. Plus, Celebrity Masterchef. Here's what to watch this evening.

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT

International crime gang busted after targeting Wolverhampton Aldi

An international organised crime operation has been smashed after a theft from a pensioner in a Black Country Aldi.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

AF Blakemore relaunches first company-owned Spar as new flagship store with forecourt  Forecourt Trader

AF Blakemore & Son has relocated its inaugural company-owned Spar store to a larger forecourt site on Wolverhampton Road West, Walsall, and...

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:29:43 GMT

C&C creates 25 jobs in Wolverhampton

Accident repair specialist C&C Vehicle Services has expanded into the West Midlands, launching a flagship 30000 sq ft facility in Wolverhampton and creating ...

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

£100k training hub to help hundreds get jobs in Wolverhampton

A £100000 training hub is coming to Wolverhampton to help hundreds of unemployed residents get jobs in the construction industry.

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Midlands Engine Rail proposal launched | News  Railway Gazette International

UK: Sub-national transport body Midlands Connect has set out its £3·5bn Midlands Engine Rail proposal for seven major projects which it says would ...

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 08:24:23 GMT

70 jobs boost as new eye clinic planned for Wolverhampton business park  Birmingham Live

SpaMedica want to open a new eye hospital in Wolverhampton.

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Rare bat discovered at Dudley Zoo  Halesowen News

A RARE bat has been spotted at Dudley Zoo, the furthest north the species has been found in the UK.

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 18:00:00 GMT

Debenhams closing Wolverhampton's Mander Centre store putting jobs at risk

Debenhams has confirmed plans to shut its store in Wolverhampton's Mander Centre delivering a devastating blow to the city.

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

£600k lifeline for Wolverhampton's The Way Youth Zone - but seven jobs cut

A cash lifeline has been given to support The Way Youth Zone.

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Manufacturing jobs plummet in 20-year decline across West Midlands

Manufacturing jobs in the West Midlands have fallen by over 230000 over the past 20 years – the biggest decline in the UK.

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

British Steel jobs at risk in Wolverhampton after Government talks fail

More than 30 jobs are at risk in Wolverhampton after British Steel entered liquidation.

Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jobs up for grabs in Wolverhampton as new factory expands  Birmingham Live

Haulotte UK has opened a new unit at the Four Ashes Industrial Estate off the A449.

Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Uncertainty over Wolverhampton Council jobs amid budget cuts

Cost-cutting plans which could see hundreds of council jobs lost by March have taken a step forward.

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

100 jobs on the way as approval given to £6m Wolverhampton warehouse

Around 100 new jobs will be created in Wolverhampton after a multi-million pound investment in the city.

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Tata Steel to cut 65 jobs at Wednesfield plant amid losses

Tata Steel is to axe more than 60 jobs at its base in Wednesfield as part of a restructure aimed at halting losses at the struggling business.

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

1300 jobs axed at Wolverhampton Council in five years

More than 1300 jobs have been axed at Wolverhampton Council over the last five years.

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Wolverhampton set for jobs boost as Pantheon plans approved  SHD Logistics

Plans have been approved for a multi-million pound industrial/warehouse scheme that is set to generate significant employment opportunities in the West ...

Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Jaguar Land Rover confirms 4500 job cuts but electric drive units to be built in Wolverhampton

Car giant Jaguar Land Rover is to cut 4,500 jobs under plans to reduce costs by £2.5 billion, the company has announced. The job losses will affect the ...

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

170 jobs moving from Black Country to Eastern Europe as Tipton factory shuts

A company specialising in car door handles and lock sets is to shut down its Black Country factory in December with the loss of up to 170 jobs.

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Kier Group to cut costs with 1200 job losses

Construction firm Kier Group is to cut 1200 jobs as part of its plans to simplify the business and save on costs.

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jaguar Land Rover: Union seeks jobs clarification amid sales rumours

Union officials today demanded urgent clarification over Jaguar Land Rover's future ownership amid a further slump in car sales.

Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jaguar Land Rover announces major electric car investment in West Midlands

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to build electric cars in the West Midlands, with the motors set to be made at the i54 in Wolverhampton.

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Shaylor workers 'were assured jobs were safe' on Father's Day

Workers at collapsed construction firm Shaylor were assured their jobs were safe days before they were told by email they were being made redundant, it has ...

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The rise and rise of motorsport education

Motorsport-centric education is on the rise, and students at the Universities of Wolverhampton and Cranfield are reaping the benefits from their industry links.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:24:36 GMT

Wetherspoon plans national museum in Wolverhampton  The Guardian

JD Wetherspoon is planning to open a national museum in Wolverhampton as part of a £7m investment, which the pub chain claims could generate up to 50 ...

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Aldi is hiring - and there are jobs paying up to £60k in Birmingham  Birmingham Live

It's been named UK's favourite supermarket twice this year - here's how to be part of the growing success.

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Eye hospital plans for Wolverhampton business park site

A new eye hospital could be opened in Wolverhampton creating 70 jobs if planners give it the go-ahead.

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jaguar Land Rover set to axe thousands of jobs

Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce thousands of job cuts in the new year as part of a £2.5 billion savings plan to ward off the threat from Brexit, falling ...

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Trainee Paint Sprayer, Wolverhampton  Motor Trader

Trainee Paint Sprayer, Wolverhampton, £8.50 to £9.00 Per Hour - Sheet metal manufacturing company in Wolverhampton are currently seeking a trainee ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Boris Johnson's wait for top job at an end

Boris Johnson will today finally get his hands on the keys to Number 10 – a role he has coveted since he first became an MP nearly two decades ago.

Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

£1m investment creating 20 jobs at glass firm

Kingswinford double glazing manufacturer, Energy Saving Glass, is creating new jobs, expanding its range and increasing productivity by installing ...

Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Community DIY gets salon fit for business after £5000 botch job

A self-employed beautician, who had her dream log cabin botched by a rogue trader, has had the help of the local community to transform her salon.

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Staff 'gutted' as jobs lost at transport firm Aspray

"In 10 days that's it, we're done – they don't care about us, I'm so angry."

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Wolverhampton shoppers reeling at closure of Debenhams' Mander Centre store

The loss of Debenhams has been described as a “big blow” and “terrible news” as shoppers in Wolverhampton reacted to news the city store is set to close next ...

Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

RAF Cosford: Hundreds of jobs to be created at new aviation academy

A specialist aviation academy will be created at RAF Cosford, potentially creating hundreds of new jobs.

Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Council plans autumn restart for Wolverhampton job laid low by Shaylor collapse  Building

City's Civic Hall was undergoing £38m makeover when firm went under. The 1930s venue in the West Midlands being upgraded by collapsed builder Shaylor ...

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Planning Officer job with City of Wolverhampton Council | 26269  The Planner

Planning Officer in Regeneration, Planner, Local Authority with City of Wolverhampton Council. Apply Today.

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 16:24:35 GMT

Aldi to create over 180 jobs as it opens six new stores in the region

Aldi will open six new stores in the West Midlands this year, creating more than 180 new roles.

Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

500 Wolverhampton Council jobs could go as authority seeks huge savings

Residents in Wolverhampton could also see their council tax bills rise by 4.99 per cent.

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Debenhams workers facing redundancy could get other Mander Centre jobs

Debenhams workers at risk of losing their jobs when Wolverhampton's flagship store closes are being offered help to find new roles in the city.

Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Patisserie Valerie collapse puts thousands of jobs in jeopardy

Cake chain Patisserie Valerie has collapsed into administration, putting 2800 jobs at risk.

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Shaylor Group: 200 jobs lost as Black Country building firm goes into administration

The construction group working on the delayed revamp of Wolverhampton Civic Hall has gone into administration - costing around 200 people their jobs.

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Debenhams: MPs urge bosses to keep Wolverhampton store open

Debenhams has been urged to ensure its flagship Wolverhampton store stays open after the high street giant entered administration.

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Willmott Dixon wins Wolverhampton 266 new homes job  Construction Enquirer

Wolverhampton Council's housing delivery arm, WV Living, has advanced plans to build 266 homes at one of its largest sites in the city. Wilmott Dixon has been ...

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Royal Mail recruiting 500 workers for Christmas jobs in Wolverhampton

Almost 500 temporary jobs are being created by Royal Mail in Wolverhampton to make sure Christmas cards and gifts are delivered on time.

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

William Hill puts 4500 jobs at risk with plans to shut 700 betting shops

The group blamed the move on the Government's decision to slash the maximum stake on fixed-odds betting terminals.

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Quarter of West Midlands workers earn less than 'living wage'

A quarter of workers in the West Midlands earn below the Real Living Wage, latest figures show.

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Wolverhampton Tory councillors storm out of meeting over Civic Halls row

Conservative councillors stormed out of a meeting over a row demanding an independent inquiry into the revamp of Wolverhampton Civic Halls.

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

159 Jaguar Land Rover supply chain jobs to be axed

More than 150 jobs in the Jaguar Land Rover supply chain are going following cost cutting plans at the luxury car maker.

Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Hundreds of Wolverhampton JLR workers to be sent home as i54 production slowed down

The news was confirmed as Jaguar Land Rover announced 200 more jobs are going at its Solihull factory.

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Order boost creates jobs at Willenhall foundry

A number of new contract wins have created 11 new jobs at one of the Black Country's fastest growing foundries.

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Eight jobs to go as Walsall Office Outlet store shuts

The former Staples store in Walsall is to shut with the loss of eight jobs as the Office Outlet chain closes 16 sites across the country.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Controversial Bescot railway sleeper factory 'would create jobs'

A proposed rail sleeper factory in Wednesbury would help tackle Sandwell's high unemployment, Network Rail has argued.

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

De La Rue axing 170 jobs amid restructure

Unite blamed the job losses on the Government's decision to award the contract for the new British passport to Franco-Dutch company Gemalto.

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

15 new jobs after Rushall pub revamp Walsall

A pub has been reopened after a £430000 refurbishment creating 15 jobs.

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The 15 jobs you can apply for at West Midlands Police right now  Birmingham Live

From special constable to communications officer, here are all the opportunities for you to join the team.

Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Emma Reynolds: Rule out compulsory redundancies at Tata Steel in Wednesfield

Tata Steel has been urged to ensure there are no compulsory redundancies at its Wednesfield site after it was revealed 65 jobs are to be axed.

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Graham wins Wolverhampton office job  Construction Enquirer

Contractor Graham has won an office project at the Wolverhampton Interchange scheme for Ion Developments. Glenn Howells Architects' design for i9 project.

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

192 jobs facing the axe at Willenhall's Aspray Transport company

Almost 200 jobs are under threat at a Willenhall transport company.

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Dozens more jobs set to be axed at HomeServe

Dozens of jobs are set to go at Walsall-based household repairs group HomeServe.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Video reveals ambitious new vision for multi-million pound Wolverhampton development  Birmingham Live

New shops, homes and jobs will be created for the city.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Wetherspoons set to open £7million MUSEUM and 70-bedroom hotel in Wolverhampton  The Sun

PLANS for Britain's leading pub chain to open the huge complex in Wolverhampton city centre have now been approved by the council. The museum will ...

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:51:43 GMT

General Electric site in Stafford closing leaving jobs at risk

Jobs are at risk as General Electric is set to close one of its factories in Stafford this week.

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

B&M, Matalan and Wilko to open in Wolverhampton's Mander Centre

Matalan, Wilko and B&M are to open stores in Wolverhampton's Mander Centre, it has been announced.

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT