Sectors



Engineering & Technical

Engineering recruitment features heavily in the Astra service. With it being such a diverse field, we have committed several specialist consultants to take care of all our engineering jobs. This broad industry spectrum means we cater for clients and candidates with a mechanical, civil, electrical, marine and biomedical engineering background.

A diverse expertise within engineering recruitment gives us the scope to explore various areas, tap into an assortment of disciplines and adjust accordingly to industry change and innovation. Although we procure for all engineering jobs, our core skills lie within technical, biomedical and mechanical engineering. So if you are seeking a role within any of these sectors or your business revolves around any of these, then Astra Recruitment can act as the perfect partner to achieve your goals.

Typical vacancies span from entry level engineering jobs all the way up to engineering manager jobs. Our astute expertise at every hierarchical level allows us to connect with engineers from all backgrounds, who can often have different aspirations and levels of experience. In the past we have worked with the likes of Kawasaki Precision Machinery, Burts Chips and TBSGB, meaning we are well rehearsed with sourcing, screening and placing high quality candidates, and have every confidence in yielding results for our client partners.

Candidates: If you are hot in pursuit of your next engineering career move or you’re a graduate looking to get your foot in the door, Astra want to hear from you!

Clients: If your business is constantly on the hunt for talented engineers, be it mechanical or biomedical, please get in touch because our approach will guarantee results.



Ella's Profile

Name: Ella Hastings

Position: Recruitment Specialist.

Sector: Industrial and Engineering.

Time In Recruitment: 5 Years.

Why should Ella represent you?
Ella has been in recruitment for 5 years now and specialises in the Industrial and Engineering Sectors. Ella has relocated to Plymouth and is now looking forward to linking in with new clients. Ella builds strong relationships and gets to know each clients individual needs to ensure she makes the right candidate match every time.


5 specialities/core recruitment skills.
Resourcing. Customer Service. Relationship Building. Candidate Care. Networking.

Clients Ella has worked with.
St Lukes. Wolf Minerals. The Range. Thrive Approach. IMASS.
Q&A

For you, what makes Astra unique?
The working atmosphere is amazing here

What’s the best thing about being in recruitment?
Job Satisfaction

If there was one thing you could change about recruitment, what would it be?
The stigma

Recruitment is supposed to be the most stressful job on the market – how do you deal with this stress?
Walking the dog, and a large glass of wine

What we may not know…
I was a finalist for MasterChef

Disability Confident Committed

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