400 new jobs as recession comes to an end

An offshore engineering company has won a new contract which it says will create up to 400 new jobs on North Tyneside.

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Economic growth and more jobs on Tyneside

Figures released today have shown that the country is officially out of the recession, with the economy growing 1 percent in the last quarter.

Tyneside is also set to have 400 more jobs in the next 18 months, after an offshore engineering company won a contract to help maintain oil rigs, and received funding from the Regional Growth Fund.

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