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Introducing Advance TRS’s Energy & Renewables Desk

9th April 2024

Powering the Future with Top Talent

Advance TRS are excited to launch our dedicated Energy & Renewables desk, tailored to meet the evolving needs of this dynamic sector. Specialising in white-collar staffing solutions, our team brings a wealth of expertise uniquely suited to the demands of the Energy & Renewables industry.

We’re proud to welcome Jake Jessey to lead this market expansion. At Advance TRS, our growth strategy thrives on collaboration with industry-leading recruitment specialists driving market coverage expansions. With decades of experience and a commitment to excellence, our business leaders form the cornerstone of our operations, leveraging their networks, knowledge, and skills to deliver exceptional service.

“I’m delighted to be part of the Advance TRS team! With a deep-rooted background in the energy and renewables engineering sector, I look forward to being able to contribute my insights and experience working on recruitment projects that drive success in this exciting growth sector”

shares Jake.

Jake Jessey spearheads our Energy & Renewables division, with a degree in Civil Engineering, a Fellow of the REC and 27 years of technical recruitment experience. His profound understanding of industry specifications, roles, and technical intricacies, coupled with a genuine passion for innovation, sets the standard for excellence within our team. Jake’s extensive network and expertise make him the go-to resource for securing top-tier talent and driving organisational success.

Joining Jake are seasoned leaders who shape and drive our business:

  • Mick Schruyers, Director of Business Development & Operations, brings over 20 years of experience in technical recruitment for the built environment, focusing on civils and permanent way. Mick’s consultative approach helps clients overcome talent challenges with tailored solutions.
  • Sam Jennings, Director of Rail & Infrastructure, boasts a wealth of experience managing Managed Service Programmes and Recruitment Process Outsourcing partnerships for key rail sector clients. His deep industry connections make him a trusted partner in the railway signalling sector.
  • Rob Kelly, Director of Water & Infrastructure, is a recruitment leader and Fellow of the REC with over 16 years of experience in the UK water and infrastructure sector. His environmental expertise ensures a deep understanding of the industries he serves.
  • Stuart Minchin, Director, a Fellow of the REC and a seasoned specialist recruiter, boasting an impressive 19 years of experience within the Infrastructure sector, notably excelling in the Water industry. His expertise spans various domains, including Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Process Design, Construction, and Commissioning, along with adeptness in Project/Site Management and senior-level appointments.

Our Energy & Renewables desk follows the Advance TRS model, offering permanent placements, contract recruitment, RPO, MSP, and Consultancy services. We excel at identifying and sourcing professionals skilled in a diverse array of disciplines, from Project Management to C-Suite/Exec Search functions.

We understand the critical role of top-tier talent in driving project success. Whether it’s Offshore Wind Engineers, Cost Control specialists, or HV Transmission & Distribution professionals, we’re committed to connecting clients with the best-suited professionals.

Advance TRS Founder and Managing Director, Andy Ridout welcomes Jake to the team;

“Our team is characterised by their deep knowledge and extensive experience in the sectors they recruit for. We are well-networked professionals committed to providing a consultative and collaborative approach to recruitment. Jake will be an excellent addition to the team.”

Advance TRS is not merely a recruitment agency; we are your consultative partner, a trusted advisor, and an expert collaborator dedicated to delivering unparalleled solutions. With a focus on key infrastructure markets such as energy, renewables rail, transport, aviation, water, environment, highways, and construction across the UK and Ireland, we take pride in being the go-to specialists for businesses seeking high-quality talent.

At Advance TRS, we’re dedicated to providing premium recruitment services, powering the future of the Energy & Renewables sector through unparalleled human capital solutions. Our meticulous approach ensures seamless recruitment tailored to the unique needs of each project, driving success in the UK renewables and energy sector.

The Energy & Renewables desk complements our wider market coverage, offering technical recruitment solutions for the built environment. Explore our latest opportunities and take the next step towards success.