Manufacturing, plastics and pharma
Bridgend County Borough is situated halfway between Swansea and Cardiff, bordered by Neath, Port Talbot, Rhondda Cynon Taff and the Vale of Glamorgan to the east. It covers approximately 25,500 hectares, with a total population just under 150,000.
The main commercial centres are Bridgend, Maesteg, and the seaside resort of Porthcawl. Almost 20% of the Bridgend Borough population work within the manufacturing sector and the area hosts a number of small-scale and multi-national companies including Sony, Ford, Logica IT Consultancy Group, Lidl, Zoobiotic, Winmau, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Staedtler, Skanska, TES Aviation, Dekor PLC, the Semiconductor Photomask Company, and Photronics Inc.
Key Companies for jobs in Bridgend
For those interested in living and working in Bridgend, Sigma Recruitment recommends a diverse range of manufacturing, electronics, and automotive opportunities.
Notable Bridgend companies include:
- Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
- WEPA UK
- PCI Pharma
- GE Healthcare
About Sigma Recruitment – Bridgend
Since Sigma Recruitment opened for business back in 2005, since then we’ve developed an enviable reputation as one of the leading independent recruitment agencies in the UK. We’ve recruited for a wide variety of companies, from Fortune 500 firms with sales in the hundreds of billions to niche high-tech start-ups and everything in between.
If you’re looking to recruit candidates with engineering, technical, supply chain, procurement, logistics, management, scientific or STEM graduate skills in sectors including automotive manufacturing, life science, aerospace manufacturing, electronics manufacturing, chemical manufacturing, packaging, pharmaceutical, medical devices, steel, plastics or semiconductors, then please book a call with our founding director today!