There are approximately 1700 businesses in Park Royal across a wide variety of sectors, from Microbusinesses
and SME (businesses employing 250 people or less) to large corporates. Types of businesses include food
manufacture, transport and logistics,
warehousing, creative, automotive and accountancy to name a few. There are many opportunities now and in the
future in construction with BBVS, the joint venture that is building the new Old Oak Common HS2 and
Elizabeth Line station, as well
as opportunities provided by major developments coming to the area. The Forge@Park Royal works closely with
businesses to secure employment and apprenticeship opportunities. To give you the best chance of success in
todays’ competitive job
market, you'll need to make a good impression from everything from your CV to your face-to-face interview.
Employers want motivated, reliable and enthusiastic people and we can help you with a CV, interview practice
and if needed, can put
you in touch with a training provider to update or refresh your skills or to get that qualification you
If you need help or have any questions, please contact us
Echo is a skill sharing platform where people pay for each others' time by trading in
Echoes instead of money. You earn Echoes by offering a skill of your own and then you can spend Echoes on
any other skill on offer on the platform. You can also
post requests for specific skills. So if you're looking to upskill for a particular job, or do some
interview prep, the Echo network will likely have someone who can offer you their time. You'll be given
three free Echoes to help you get started.
If you’d like to register for Echo and create an account it’s easy. Go to: www.economyofhours.com and select that you are
an individual when signing up. You can also select what skills
you are offering. Everything can be edited once you’ve set up, so no need to get that section perfect. It’s
a good idea to upload a photo too, as it makes it more likely to be contacted.
Give Echo a try, good luck!
You can find more information about Echo using the button below
Our list of dos and don'ts for writing a winning CV.
Our advice for completing application forms
Our tips for interview preperation
Help and support for searching for jobs on the net