Graduate jobs and internships in Kingston upon Hull

Jobs in Kingston upon Hull

Are you looking for a job in Kingston upon Hull or the surrounding area? Kingston upon Hull, also known as Hull, is located in the East of England on the River Humber, in the county of East Riding of Yorkshire. Hull was announced 2017's UK City of Culture and will host the Turner Prize, the art prize receiving the most media coverage. Tourist attractions in Hull include Hull Marina, The Deep and the Old Town.

Industry in Hull is focused mainly on the chemical and health care sectors. Large British companies such as Reckitt Benckiser, Seven Seas, Smith & Nephew and BP all have facilities in the city. Fishing, industry, retail and tourism have declined in recent years, however, the arts and further education have played a major role in the economic regeneration of Hull.

The employment rate for Kingston upon Hull is 66.9%, a figure which is lower than the average employment rate for Great Britain.

The top employment sectors in the Kingston upon Hull are:

  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Food manufacturing
  • Education
  • Retail
  • Engineering services
  • Software development

Looking for the ideal company to carry out your internship or work placement?

Work experience can often be invaluable. It can be difficult to decide where to carry out your internship, work placement or apply for a graduate job. The top graduate employers in the Yorkshire and the Humber (Kingston upon Hull) include: Boots, Leeds City Council, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Covance, Lloyds Banking Group, Sheffield City Council, Lloyds Pharmacy, Arup, Capita, Deloitte, Enterprise, North Yorkshire City Council, Teach First, University of Sheffield, Asda, Atkins, Bradford Council, Calderdale Council, Cummins, HSBC, Kirklees Council, KPMG, Morrisons, Mott Macdonald and many others. You can find more apprenticeship, internship, placement and graduate job opportunities on Wizbii.

Recruitment open days, recruitment fairs and other events

There are a number of recruitment open days and events in Kingston upon Hull designed to help you find a job. To take part in recruitment open days, bring along an up-to-date CV and, if you already have an idea what company you would like to work for, you should also bring a cover letter. Open day recruitment events are beneficial for both employers and potential employees as they allow employers to analyse how candidates act in a social setting and also provide the opportunity to advertise their business or company. Types of work opportunities on offer at these events include internships, industrial work placements, temporary and permanent contracts, and graduate jobs.

In Kingston upon Hull, there are a variety of job and career fairs such as the University of Hull's annual Graduate Recruitment Fair which is attended by over 1,200 students and 50 – 60 employers looking to recruit students and graduates. The event is an opportunity to network in a relaxed setting and for students and graduates to find out more about internship, placement and graduate opportunities.

The Jobs Fair also holds an event at the Guildhall in Kingston upon Hull, offering job seekers the opportunity to meet face-to-face with recruiters and find out more about part-time and full-time jobs, training and other vacancies. Past employers present at the event include: Royal Mail, The co-operative, Aviva, Apple, TSB, Bentley, Allianz, bet365, Primark, Capital One, Tesco, Aldi, NatWest, Virgin Media, Sky, Travis Perkins and many others.

Average salary for graduates in Kingston upon Hull

The average salary for graduates working in Kingston upon Hull is around £23,000 per year, but can range from £22,000 to £25,479 depending on the job sector.

If you live in Kingston upon Hull and you're a student or a graduate looking for a job, internship or work placement, you now have all the information you need to find the job of your dreams.

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  Location Hessle, East Riding Of Yorkshire ·  Salary £7.83/Hour ·  Category Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Health & Safety ·  Job type Temporary ·  Industry Industrial and Manufactur...

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