Staffordshire-based JCB has announced plans to recruit 350 new agency employees at seven of its UK factories to meet rising global demand for its products.
In the Midlands, positions will be available at JCB’s World HQ in Rocester, JCB Earthmovers in Cheadle, CB Cab Systems in Rugeley and JCB Power Systems in Derbyshire.
The jobs include welders, machinists, paint sprayers, fabricators, assemblers and forklift truck drivers.
More top news
It will turn cloudy in the morning with rain arriving soon after.
A sunny start for most. However cloudier skies will spread eastwards during the morning, with a few showers possible.
Fans had a chance to meet their favourite Team England stars as they showed off their medals in a big celebration at Victoria Square.