Cordant Engineering Recruitment, part of Cordant Group, has been appointed a preferred permanent recruitment partner for the pioneering technology leader ABB Ltd. This latest contract will further strengthen the existing relationship between the two companies who have worked together for 16 years.


As part of the agreement, Cordant Engineering Recruitment will source permanent full-time employees on behalf of ABB, across each of the organisation’s separate business divisions based throughout the UK and Ireland. Cordant has been rewarded for a successful track record of recruiting permanent staff that matched the business’ exact requirements, whilst also organising a number of specialist events and open days in conjunction with ABB in order to attract the best talent. Looking ahead, the organisation will continue to source suitable candidates for a number of specialist roles, including Project Engineers, Technical and Sales Managers, Country functional roles and Operational Managers.


Jackie McMahon, Head of Talent Management & Talent Acquisition at ABB UK & Ireland, said: “Cordant Engineering Recruitment has continuously demonstrated its capability to work in an innovative and enterprising way. By appointing the company as a preferred permanent recruitment partner, we will continue to benefit greatly from its vast experience and expertise, helping us to further develop and enhance our existing workforce with talented individuals.”


Shaun Simmons, Managing Director, Cordant Engineering Recruitment, said: “Due to our close working relationship with ABB, we have a strong understanding of what makes the perfect candidate for the business, which also helps us to deliver a seamless journey for each applicant. This is a fantastic opportunity for Cordant Engineering Recruitment to build on the success of the last 16 years by growing our remit and further supporting ABB as the organisation looks to the future.”