Jobs in Bradford, United Kingdom

Bradford is a city where culture and history are still fascinating and the natural beauty and fresh air are invigorating. Located at the foothills of Pennies in West Yorkshire, the city of Bradford has a long and prestigious history. Bradford is a unique city in its own right. It is among the very few cities in the world which offers a delightful blend of cultures and languages as well as natural beauty, amazing countryside and numerous UNESCO world heritage sites. The city also has been home to many literary giants including the Bronte sisters, Barbara Taylor and J.B. Priestly.

Economy of Bradford

Bradford has a strong economy worth billions of pounds. With the growth rate of 3.7%, Bradford is the fastest growing economy not only in Leeds region but in entire England. The city is expected to grow at the same rate for next decade as well. It will also contribute almost 16% of total economic growth in West Yorkshire region including cities like Leeds.

Textile has been the cornerstone of the city’s industry since early 19th century.The city was once home to the largest silk mill in the world, the Lister Mills. Although, the textile industry in the city is declining yet it remains an important component of local economy.

Manufacturing has been the identity of the city for centuries. There are more than 1,200 manufacturing companies of all sizes in Bradford. Manufacturing industry is mostly made up of textile, energy, advanced manufacturing and utilities companies. These companies account for almost 13% of all the employees in the city. The city also ranks fourth in United Kingdom in terms of number of manufacturing jobs.

Some of the biggest companies headquartered in the city include Provident Financial, Morrisons, Hallmark Cards, Yorkshire Building Society, British Wool Marketing Board, Damart and Pace Micro Technology. In general, there are almost 176,000 businesses in Bradford employing approximately 200,000 people.

Bradford is also a center of retail and trade. The City Center, the hub of retail in the city, generates £423 million in terms of annual revenue. The largest retail or shopping store in the city is the Broadway Shopping Center which has totally revitalized the shopping scene in Bradford. The Broadway Shopping Centers brings thousands of new shoppers to the city, drawing in million mores for the local economy.

The city is also a bustling culture center featuring UNESCO World Heritage buildings like Saltaire Model Village. Similarly, the immensely entertaining National Science and Media Museum attracts 650,000 visitors on average every year, making it the most visited museum in the UK outside London.

Bradford is also the best city in country for entrepreneurs. The number of self-employed people has increased by 24% since 2010. Currently, there are whopping 35,000 entrepreneurs in the Bradford.

Finally, Bradford is also home to the University of Bradford. The city is a great place to live thanks to its thriving economy, multiethnic and diverse culture, fine dining and shopping and of course, high quality of living.

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Rentokil Initial - Specialist Hygiene Technician Rentokil Specialist Hygiene, part of Rentokil Initial, are one of the UK’s leading provider of specialist, deep cleaning and disinfection services. If you are ...
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Hannaford
Closing Date 2/22/2019 Job Title: FT Deli/Bakery Service Leader, This Posting is for a Service Leader for both Deli and Bakery Department: Deli Primary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department ...
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Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Part-time Cake Decorator/Bakery Associate- Hannaford Job Title: Bakery Sales Associate Department: Bakery Duties and Responsibilities: 1.Observe and follow all company policies and established ...
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rentokil
Rentokil Initial - Specialist Hygiene Technician Rentokil Specialist Hygiene, part of Rentokil Initial, are one of the UK’s leading provider of specialist, deep cleaning and disinfection services. If you are ...
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Community Action Program Belknap-Merrimack Countie...
$10.50 an hourPart-timeFOR PITTSFIELD, FRANKLIN,SUNCOOK and BRADFORD AREAS: Based out of the Pittsfield, Franklin, Suncook, and Bradford Senior Centers. Deliver mid-day meals to homebound elderly. Must be friendly and ...
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Hannaford
Job Title: Produce Sales AssociateDepartment: Produce DepartmentPrimary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department appearance, quality, variety, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained at the highest ...
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Meridian Behavioral Health
Nurse (Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN or Registered Nurse / RN) Location: Bradford, VT Available Shift: 3rd shift including rotating weekends Meridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health ...
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Meridian Behavioral Health
Nurse (Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN or Registered Nurse / RN) Location: Bradford, VT Available Shift: Varies, Per Diem Meridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health care and addiction ...
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The Children's Place
The Children's Place (Place)has always been, and continues to be committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all of its associates and applicants for employment. It is therefore the policy of The Children's ...
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Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Part-time Flex (30-38 hours per week) Bookkeeper/Service Center/Service Leader Department: Office/Service Center/Front End Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Provide outstanding, friendly customer ...
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Lawrence Merchandising Services
Are you looking for a company with flexible scheduling to demonstrate your merchandising, customer service and organizational skills? Lawrence Merchandising has a great opportunity for you! Lawrence Merchandising ...
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Southern Bank
$10.77 - $14.57 an hourPRIMARY PURPOSE OF JOB This position is the focal point in the branch for sales, service and/or referral opportunities in support of the overall branch goals and striving to make lifelong ...
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Hannaford
Job Title: Produce Sales AssociateDepartment: Produce DepartmentPrimary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department appearance, quality, variety, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained at the highest ...
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Customer Team Leader (Store Supervisor) Location: 514 Thornton Road, Thornton, BD13 3JDPay: £8.76 per hour & amazing benefits Contract: 24 hours per week regular overtime, part time Full training given Working ...
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Meridian Behavioral Health
Nurse (Licensed Practical Nurse / LPN or Registered Nurse / RN) Location: Bradford, VT Available Shift: Varies, Per Diem Meridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health care and addiction ...
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Acuity Professional Placement Solutions
Physician / Family Practice / OutpatientWe are seeking a qualified Family Practice Physician FP for an immediate opening. Our Client believes no one should go without quality health care, which is why they utilize a ...
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Monro Muffler/Brake
The country’s #1 company owned automotive repair chain has immediate opportunities for the right individuals. If you are a self starter and have previous automotive and/or tire service, you do not want to ...
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The Children's Place
The Children's Place (Place)has always been, and continues to be committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all of its associates and applicants for employment. It is therefore the policy of The Children's ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Hannaford
Closing Date 2/22/2019 Job Title: FT Deli/Bakery Service Leader, This Posting is for a Service Leader for both Deli and Bakery Department: Deli Primary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February