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About Us


​Select Automotive is the UK's number one automotive engineering recruitment agency. We have over thirty years experience in placing both contract and permanent staff in both worldwide OEMs as well as Tier 1 suppliers to the automotive industry.


Our consultants are just part of the reason why we are different and so successful.

They are passionate, ambitious and talented and have developed recruitment solutions that meet and exceed the expectations of the automotive professionals we serve.  Because we operate only in defined market areas, our experience, knowledge and reputation in the automotive sector is second to none.  The awards we have won support our statement of being the best and caring the most.

This has enabled us to be at the top of the sector in supplying both permanent and contract staff.

How have we achieved this?

  • By keeping up to date with EU and UK Employment Law

  • Using best practices in advertising and branding our services

  • Offering exclusive head hunting services

  • Having an extensive candidate database

  • Visiting and learning about our clients and their business

  • Offering flexible payment terms to our contractors

  • Finding the best opportunities for our candidates

Our Values

World-class recruiters to help you!

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Bespoke Solutions

Select Engineering prides itself in being able to offer bespoke solutions to our client and candidates alike. By offering a flexible solution to your recruitment or career needs we are able to give you a unique tailored service, whether sourcing for difficult vacancies, keeping up with market salaries, requiring a visa, seeking Master Vendor services or simply some strong career advice.

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Client Retention

Over 90% of our income is generated from repeat business. With a track record spanning over thirty years we have built a reputation based on trust, integrity and skill. Many of our Contractors have worked for us for over twenty years and we have achieved top supplier to many worldwide automotive OEM's consistently. This reflects our determination to always be the best in our sector offering the best possible service.

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