Unprecedented Automotive Expansion

We provided 325 technicians to deliver an unprecedented expansion project for a global Automotive brand.

The Situation

  • A global Automotive brand was embarking on full scale production of its new car model with the aim of selling 90,000 units in year 1.
  • Subcontractor firms were challenged with bringing in a Contract-Based Labour Force to work under their supervision and fulfil the project.

The Solution

  • VHR delivered multiple UK wide recruitment campaigns identifying key skill sets required for the projects.
  • Recruitment and Deployment of relevant experienced Automotive Specialists ranging from Auto Mechanics, Auto Electricians, Mechanical Fitters, Interior Trimmers, Engine Fitters, Smart Repairers, Coach Builders, Painters, Quality Inspectors and Test Technicians.

The Outcome

  • Successful Launch: The new car model enjoyed a successful launch. VHR’s UK recruitment campaigns, helped both subcontractor firms to deliver against the automotive brand’s stringent time schedules.
  • 325 Contractors: Since 2011, VHR have provided 325 contractors to the Automotive manufacturing programme and wider car brands.
  • Long Term Partnership: VHR continues to provide contractors to carry out rectification and retrofit work at OEM’s all over the world.