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The City of Wakefield in the County of West Yorkshire

The city of Wakefield is located within the county of West Yorkshire.  In 2014 the population of Wakefield was 99,251.  Wakefield is situated in the Yorkshire and the Humber region of the UK and is governed by Wakefield District (B) council.  Wakefield has 4 train stations called Outwood Rail Station (OUT), Wakefield Westgate Rail Station (WKF), Wakefield Kirkgate Rail Station (WKK) and Sandal & Agbrigg Rail Station (SNA).

Map of the city of Wakefield in West Yorkshire

map showing Wakefield

List of Streets in Wakefield

Train Stations in Wakefield

Outwood Rail Station (OUT)Wakefield Westgate Rail Station (WKF)
Wakefield Kirkgate Rail Station (WKK)Sandal & Agbrigg Rail Station (SNA)

Churches and Places of Worship in Wakefield

Parkside Methodist Church
St Peters Church
St Peters Church Centre
Zion Christian Centre
Wakefield Evangelical Free Church
Wakefield Central Mosque
Church of St Andrew and St Mary with St Swithun
Jamia Sawafia Mosque
Wakefield Spiritualist Church
Trinity Methodist Church
St Johns Church
Salvation Army
Friends Meeting House
New Life Christian Centre
St Catherine's Chruch & Centre
Masjid Ghausia and Teaching Centre.Mosque
Jamia Sawfia Masjid.Mosque
Madina Masjid.Mosque
Markazi Jamia Masjid.Mosque
Masjid Zakariya.Mosque
Wakefield Central Jamia Masjid and Madressa Arabia Islamia.Mosque

Roman Catholic Churches in Wakefield

St AustinWakefieldWF1 3QN
Ss Peter and PaulWakefieldWF2 7NR
English MartyrsWakefieldWF2 9DD

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay in Wakefield


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Salary: £20000 - £23000/annum Benefits per Annum

Salary: per

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Geo-environmental Consultant/ Scientist to join a global engineering consultancy on a permanent basis in Wakefield. Our client provides engineering services to a variety of sectors including Buildings, energy, rail and water. Due to an increasing workload, they are seeking a candidate to join their expert team of geo-specialists.

The selected candidate will have a variety of roles and responsibilities, including:

* General geo-environmental consultancy activities, for two large schemes in the Midlands and North-West England.
* Land development- related work, including ground investigation scheduling.
* Overseeing Phase 1 and Phase 2 assessments, remedial strategy reports, verification work, due diligence reporting and part 2A studies.
* Largely office based role however some travelling and short stays away is required.

Essential skills, experience and attributes:

* Degree in geo-environmental science or geo-environmental engineering.
* Extensive experience in a similar role.
* Familiar with UK land contamination policy, practise and guidance documents.
* Excellent written and spoken English skills.
* Have an interest in land quality, contamination assessment and waste management.
* Full UK driving licence

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without visa restrictions.

For more information, please contact Louise Dalton-Brown on (Apply online only) or email louise.dalton-brown @ (url removed) and quote 14638. Alternatively, you can apply directly by clicking the ‘Apply’ option and following the instructions
Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: per

Category: IT

1st Line Support Engineer (AD, Active Directory, Server, SQL, Outlook, Desktop, Windows) – Permanent – Wakefield

Search IT is currently looking for an 1st Line Support Engineer on a permanent basis for our prestigious client based in Wakefield.

This role is ideal for a graduate with an IT related degree and is looking to make a transition into a rewarding career within IT.

Responsibilities for the 1st Line Support Engineer:
• Progressing ongoing calls for the IT Technical Support dept.
• Diagnosing and resolving technical issues.
• Supporting and maintaining hardware including switches, printers, laptops, desktops, mobile devices and VoIP handsets.
• Supporting/maintaining client operating systems including Windows, mobile devices, etc.
• Setting up and configuring new laptops, desktops and mobile devices from images and/or documented process.
• Ensure security/upgrades are applied to laptops, desktops, mobile devices and kept up-to-date.
• Setting up new users and disabling expired accounts in accordance with HR requirements.
• Liaising with external service providers to resolve technical issues.

Skills/Requirements for the 1st Line Support Engineer:
• Previous experience working on a Help Desk or Service Desk providing 1st line support or working experience within a customer service environment.
• Experience with Active Directory (AD)
• Knowledge and experience with Windows 7 and 10
• Strong problem resolution skills
• Both face to face and remote support experience
• Working experience with Microsoft Outlook
• Knowledge of Networks and how they work

Desirable Knowledge:
• VMware or Hyper-V
• Office 365
• Exchange

Start date is ASAP

As the 1st Line Support Engineer you will be a key part of the day-to-day activities of the IT Technical Support team providing effective IT assistance across all aspects of the business. You will be responsible for supporting and maintaining the Head Office and Contact Centre PC environment plus general maintenance of all IT-related hardware/software.

1st Line Support Engineer (AD, Active Directory, Server, SQL, Outlook, Desktop, Windows) – Permanent – Wakefield

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age
Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £22000 - £36000/annum £22k - 36k per year per Annum

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

Salary UP TO £29,000pa with PLUS £36,000pa OTE / BONUS

·As a Servicing & Diagnostic or Light Vehicle Technician, you'll be responsible for the diagnostic repair, service and maintenance of all kinds of vehicles ensuring all work is carried out to the highest manufacturer standards
·Communicating with the Service Reception team and Workshop Manager.
·Speaking with customers on occasion to provide your expert, technical opinion.
·Maintaining thorough and up-to-date product knowledge.
·Maintaining exceptionally high customer service levels that lead to customer loyalty and referrals.
·Maintaining good housekeeping standards and orderly administration of your work.
·Capable of providing a clear hand written description of the work carried out.

We would need you to have the following:

·A relevant automotive NVQ Level 3 or City and Guilds Qualification
·Servicing and Maintenance or Diagnostic experience
·Your own set of tools
·Dealership experience or large independent experience!!
·We expect you to demonstrate some skills that will prove very beneficial in the position, including:
·Aptitude for multi-tasking.
·An eye for detail.
·Ability to work under pressure.
·Quality awareness.
·Communication skills.
·Full driving licence


To apply please call or send your CV to Kelsey White – - Tel: (Apply online only) (Mobile Friendly) Mobile – (Apply online only)
Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £9.50/hour per Hour

Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £40000 - £45000/annum per Annum

Category: Engineering

Immediate need for a Chartered (or approaching CEng) Bridge Engineer to work on large county council frameworks, D&B, HE & NWR schemes.

They have a strong presence in the highway, civil, water and transport sectors not only in the UK, but around the world.

As an experienced Senior Bridge Engineer, you will be involved on a range of small to large bridge projects which are industry and publicly high profile. The role will be challenging, demanding, varied and offer fantastic opportunities for skill set and career development. You will be required to work autonomously and within a growing team carrying out bridge feasibility works, design, assessment and strengthening depending upon project requirements.

You will also be required to manage projects. Further attributes of these roles will entail:-

-Responsibility for all aspects of assigned project work
-Lead design teams throughout all phases of project, from bidding to completion.
-Work on a range of both road and rail bridge commissions, ranging from inspection and assessment work to feasibility studies and detailed design.

Candidate Description
They are looking for a Senior Bridge Engineer. Candidates will be experienced and have a personal interest in Bridge Engineering which will be utilised in a broad range of engineering projects.

-Experience of a range of bridge engineering solutions
-CEng, MICE or similar.-Competency with both HA & NR design standards.
-Experience of working in UK bridge engineering and involvement in the full project lifecycle, including budget/finance control.
-Proven team leading experience, with the ability to lead and mentor graduates
-Experience working in or with a multi-disciplinary design consultancy
-A strong technical focus.
-Strong IT skills.
-Capability to work to deadlines and work autonomously when required

If you are interested in this role, or have any questions about this role, then please don't hesitate to contact me on (Apply online only)

Calibre Search promotes equality in the workplace and acts as both an employment agency and employment business

Salary: £50000/annum plus bonus plus benefits per Annum

Category: Customer Services


WAKEFIELD – commutable from many areas in the West Yorkshire region  – Pontefract, Wakefield, Leeds, Castleford & Surrounding areas



My client has an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Qualified Registered Manager to open up a brand new residential nursing service for clients with Autism in the Wakefield area.


You will be a dynamic and ambitious leader who will have a sound understanding of the needs of people with Autism. You will ideally be RNLD qualified or a Nurse with experience of working within Autism services at Manager level.


Responsibilities include all areas of service delivery, budget management, quality, health and safety and innovation towards service development.


As a manager you will support the staff team to comply with company policies and procedures whilst CQC requirements. You will ensure safe support management plans, ensuring the service is  supportive, accessible and responsive to both the people using the services and meeting commissioner/ contract priorities. 


As a Registered Manager you will:

- Develop a high performing and motivated team
- Plan and be responsive to shifting needs
- Drive compliance with all policies and regulatory requirements; whilst striving to achieve the best possible outcomes and internal/external recognition of quality
- Develop local joint working arrangements with commissioners and other key stakeholders
- Develop innovative approaches to delivering quality, engaging and empowering services
- Champion innovation and lead the development of this new service
- Develop your people – you will have the opportunity to build a talented team to support the development of your service


If you have the skills, energy and drive to help lead these services into the future please contact Tracey Woods on (Apply online only) or e-mail [1] for more information.



TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £28000 - £32000/annum £ negotiable + Benefits per Annum

Posted: 17/08/2018

Salary: £22000 - £25000/annum per Annum

Category: Sales

Job Title: Graduate Consultant
Location: Wakefield
Salary: £22k (£25k OTE)
Sector: Technology

Our client:

An innovative, dynamic technology company are on the lookout for ambitious graduates to join their team as a Graduate Consultant. This multi-award winning company boast a lively atmosphere their new Wakefield location. With offices across the globe, there are myriad opportunities for progression both across the UK and around the world!

What you’ll get:

Our client boasts an excellent working environment – one that has won them many awards as well as placed them on several of the “Top companies to work for” lists. If you’re looking to kick start your graduate career with a company who invest and believe in the importance of their employees, don’t miss this unrivalled opportunity – apply today!

- A highly competitive basic salary of £22,000
- OTE of £25K!
- Lucrative bonus/incentive schemes
- A company car
- A mobile phone and laptop
- A pension
- An outgoing atmosphere with plenty of socials

What you need:

-          Educated to degree level
-          Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
-          Highly self-motivated
-          Ambitious and determined

Next Steps:

If you require this job specification or to apply in an alternate format please visit the Pareto website.

(Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact all applicants directly. If you haven’t heard from us within 28 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.)

Salary: £20.00 - £30.00/hour £20 - 30 per hour per Hour

Category: Electronics

Maintenance Improvement Engineer


£21 p/h

Are you an experienced engineer who has experience working in a manufacturing environment and who is looking for a maintenance engineering role?

The role:

As a maintenance improvement engineer you will be attending to plant breakdowns over a number of manufacturing lines ensuring that productivity is running to optimum levels. This role involves joining a highly tight knit community and helping maintain the production line at all times.

Requirements of the role:

You must multiskilled, but ideally electrically biased and qualified to NVQ level 3 minimum
You must have experience working in FMCG and food environment
Willing to take on a new challenge, with the ability to problem solve and be a self starter
Be a great team player

To apply for this role please follow the online instructions or for more information call the Leeds office at ATA recruitment on (Apply online only) and ask for Toby. Alternatively, you can send your CV to

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis - for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

By applying you accept the terms of our Privacy Notice which can be found on our website