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Vital Resources: Your Premier Partner for Engineering and Construction Personnel

For five decades, Vital Resources has been the forefront provider of blue and white-collar engineering and construction personnel, serving both the UK and offshore markets. We pride ourselves on being the leading provider of mechanical, electrical, and construction labour, contributing to the success of projects across various industries.

Industry-Experienced Team Our team at Vital Resources consists of industry leaders, labour managers, and ex-industry personnel. This collective expertise ensures that we not only understand the intricacies of the sectors we serve but also bring a level of local market knowledge that is unrivalled. Committed to a strong service ethic, we are dedicated to providing you with the best personnel solutions.

50 Years of Proven Excellence With a rich history spanning half a century, we have consistently proven ourselves as a reliable and trusted partner. Our longevity in the industry is a testament to the quality of service we provide and the enduring relationships we build.

National Coverage, Local Expertise Vital Resources is positioned to offer true national coverage with offices strategically located across England, Scotland, and Wales. This geographic presence ensures that we can meet your staffing needs efficiently and effectively, no matter where your projects are located.

Serving Diverse Sectors Our commitment extends across various sectors, and our services cater to a wide range of industries. Whether your requirements are in mechanical, electrical, or construction labour, we have the expertise and resources to meet and exceed your expectations.

Choose Vital Resources for a partnership that spans decades, providing not just personnel but a commitment to excellence in every project we support.

Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation:
  • Building Services M&E – We supply skilled and semi-skilled trades to major commercial construction projects and interior fit outs. Our staff have worked in this sector for decades and know the temps well. As subscribers to the JIB industrial information service we can verify qualifications instantly.

  • Industrial ME & I / NAECI – Vital resources were one of the first recruitment businesses to join the ECIA and are one of the few agencies remaining as members. As such we regularly support our clients on “blue book” projects, assisting with industrial relations and seamlessly working alongside our clients’ workforce.

  • HV, Utilities and Substations – Vital Resources are rightly regarded as the leading labour supplier in this sector. Supplying personnel for 11-400kV projects across the UK power sectors. We service all the functional areas of substation and HV: design, construction, commissioning and hand over. Our clients include the major manufacturers, regional electricity companies, design houses and specialist electrical, mechanical and civil contractors.

  • Nuclear – Vital resources are working closely with major electrical contractors to ensure labour demands are met at Hinkley Point C and future projects such as Sizewell.

  • Renewable energy - We offer engineering solutions including feasibility studies, conceptual design, fabrication, civils, onshore substation platforms, turbine erection, cabling, final commissioning and O&M.

  • Oil and gas - Recruitment of engineering and construction personnel for both on and offshore projects: blue collar trades, white collar, field supervisory staff and engineering personnel. We understand working within a demanding and potentially dangerous environment.

Construction, Building and Civil Engineering
  • Built Environment - Supplying the complete spectrum of construction personnel with skills and experience for work on projects in the UK. Long standing trading history enabling a core workforce of proven and tested operatives.

  • Interior fit-out -Vital Resources has extensive interior fit-out resources delivering services for retail, financial services, leisure, hotels, restaurants and museums.

  • Scaffolding – We supply the full range of scaffolding and access personnel to major shutdowns, power generation sites and to house builders. All labour provided complies fully with the strict guidelines of the HSE.

Jobs in Resources


Approved Elec: (Including Holiday Pay )  First 37.5hrs £22.13After 37.5hrs & First 6 Sat £33.20 After 6 Sat & All Day Sun £44.27 +£2 Bonus per hour worked Electrician: (Including holiday pay ) - First 37.5hrs £20.41After 37.5hrs & First 6 Sat £30.62After 6 Sat & All Day Sun £40.82 + £2 Bonus per hour worked 

Job Details Location of Project: Derby Hours: 66hrs a week including weekend  Requirements: Must have ECS Card & EUSR Water Hygiene Card - The clie...

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Instrument Technician

Instrument Tech First 37.5hrs Mon-Fri - £40.00 After 37.5hrs & 6 Saturday - £52.00After 6 Satirday & All Day Sun - £64.00 

Job Details Location of Project: Huddersfield Hours: 44 hr a week Mon - Fri, 16hrs Sat + Sun (9.5hrs Mon-Thurs, 6hrs Fri, 8hrs Sat-Sun)  Requiremen...

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As it would be Pricework our Client will work with you to allow you to achieve the maximum take home pay!

Market Leading provider of Access and Industrial Solutions Job Details Immediate starts available for Scaffolders and squads Working for our Client...

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You have the ability to make as much money as you want workign on Pricework - Client will work with you to allow you to achieve fantastic take home pay!

Market Leading proviider of Access and Industrial Solutions Job Details Immediate starts available for Scaffolders in Aberdeen and the surrounding ...

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North Berwick
 £18.07per hour UMBRELLA

Construction Specialist Job Details Immediate start for a Handyperson at our Clients site in Berwick.  Work will involve carrying-out various ad-ho...

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Qualified Painter / Semi Skilled Painter

£22.00 CIS £18.07 Umbrella 

Job Details JOB ROLE: Qualified Painter & Semi Skilled Painter  Location of Project: Didcot Hours: 46 Per Week   Start date: Immediate  Duration: 3...

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Basic £20.96 + HPOvertime 1 £29.34 + HPOvertime 2 £37.73 + HP + Hourly bonus

Job Details JOB ROLE: Welder  The type of project: Fabrication Facility  Location of Project: Hull  Hours: 38hrs Monday to Friday | Mon - Thurs 07....

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Basic £20.96 + HPOvertime 1 £29.34 + HPOvertime 2 £37.73 + HP + Hourly bonus

Job Details JOB ROLE: Pipefitters  The type of project: Fabrication Facility  Location of Project: Hull  Hours: 38hrs Monday to Friday | Mon - Thur...

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