Newton Aycliffe is a nationally important engineering, manufacturing and distribution location. The businesses located here enjoy a local recruitment catchment pool of over 608,000 people and over 2.5 million regionally.
The region’s Higher Education sector offers a ready supply of graduates in engineering subjects amongst others. With 9.4% of those unemployed being qualified to NVQ level 3 or higher, this provides a very important, qualified and skilled target group for recruitment.
Median Annual Pay is very competitive compared to both regional and national rates.
Merchant Park is a proven location with the newly opened Hitachi Rail Freight terminal and manufacturing facility. Moreover Newton Aycliffe is home to many international companies including Husqvarna, Gestamp Tallent, Lidl and Compound Photonics.