Britishvolt, Britain’s foremost investor in battery technologies, has announced the appointment of EVera Recruitment as its sole recruitment partner.
EVera Recruitment, based in Warwickshire, UK, is Europe’s only dedicated battery and electric vehicle recruiter and will be carrying out gigaplant recruitment exclusively for Britishvolt. It is staffed with a team that has long standing expertise in the unique demands of recruiting the specialist skills required for battery research, development and manufacture.
Martin Reynolds, Chief Governance Officer, Britishvolt “Britishvolt’s mission to build the UK’s first battery gigaplant supplying world-class lithium-ion batteries, requires specialist partners. There’s no doubt that EVera Recruitment is the ideal partner to find and recruit people with the highly-specialised skills that we need now and the ability to evolve to accommodate our future requirements.
“The EVera team has a superb track record in the battery and electrified vehicle industry. We’ll be using all of their knowledge and skills as we grow the Britishvolt business.”
Steve Doyle, CEO, EVera Recruitment “EVera is proud to be appointed as Britishvolt’s recruitment partner, working on such an exciting and strategically important project. Britishvolt has a pioneering vision for the battery industry that closely matches our own.
“Gigaplant recruitment is our specialism and my team have a thorough understanding of the specific, technical and rare skills needed to make battery cells. This is going to be an extremely exciting journey for everyone involved and will create many highly skilled jobs in the UK. We cannot wait to get started.”
Britishvolt’s mission is to put the UK at the epicentre of global battery technologies. It aims to supply with UK’s automotive and energy storage industries with the UK’s first battery gigaplant. Production is due to start in 2023.