TEXO Recruitment is an independent recruitment firm providing streamlined and strategic 360 recruitment. Our head office is based in Aberdeen, with another office located in the heart of the Port of Blyth. No recruitment jargon – simply, we recruit talent and we do it well. Our global reach and local focus – combined with our expertise across key industries – is what enables us to find the best talent for our clients, and the best roles for our candidates.

TEXO Recruitment specialises in the construction, engineering, oil and gas, renewable energy and commercial sectors, and its growing consultant team has significant experience, with a great network of contacts and an in-depth understanding of what’s most important to businesses and candidates in these areas.

We build excellent relationships and put our clients and candidates first, getting to know them on a one-to-one basis so that we can find the best match every time. Whether you are looking for temporary, permanent, or temp-to-perm employment or staff, we can help.


Our team understand that in construction, before you can build a solid infrastructure you first need to build the right team. Through our longstanding relationships with our candidates, we have built a credible database of tried and tested trades from labour right through to construction managers.

TEXO Recruitment has worked on a variety of large-scale projects across the UK, ranging from residential, commercial and industrial. Our team follow a proactive and flexible approach, that allows us to react to our construction clients resourcing needs within a 24-hour turnaround, ensuring no impact to project timescales.

We also uphold a commitment to health and safety and provide verification checks in line with CITB requirements to ensure our candidates maintain all standards on the job. In addition, we provide confidential executive resourcing solutions to assist our clients in the appointment of white-collar roles, ensuring discretion and confidentially throughout.


Welding and Fabrication

Since its inception, TEXO Recruitment has worked with major companies to recruit and provide manpower through to senior management on an international level. Our technical expertise spans multiple sectors, working collaboratively with companies in the energy, subsea, shipping, renewable, manufacturing and rail industries.

Through these partnerships, it has given TEXO the appreciation that no two jobs are the same and every detail of our recruitment processes makes a significant difference to our client’s project outcome.

Based on this understanding, we tailor our recruitment package on a case-by-case basis adapting to our client’s needs and source at all experience, coding and qualification levels. In addition, we assist with the mobilisation of staff, provide a designated point of contact throughout the project cycle, 24-hour assistance and right-to-work and qualification verification.

Oil and Gas Recruitment

The oil and gas industry is a key sector for TEXO Recruitment, as by supporting the other divisions within TEXO Group, we have in-depth industry insight and technical knowledge that allows our team to provide a unique, quality service offering to our external clients.

TEXO Recruitment has supported a variety of projects including a large-scale structural fabrication project, a high number of vessel mobilisations, rig reactivation and asset modification and upgrade work – with personnel working within both workshop and shipyard environments – along with offshore operations.

Our Lead Recruitment Consultant has a specialist background of more than 10 years in this area, working with drilling contractors, oil operators, major service companies, equipment manufacture and hire companies, and training providers; providing technical and support personnel on both contract and permanent basis, in the UK, North Sea and international markets.

Our Team
Debra Bruce

Debra Bruce

Managing Director


Managing Director Debra Bruce brings over 10 years’ experience within a sales and recruitment environment, 4 of those as Managing Director of an Independent Recruitment Firm with a multi-million-pound turnover. Debra is an extremely driven individual, with a proven track record of successfully leading a team through an economic recession, while continuing growth. She brings in-depth knowledge of temporary and permanent recruitment services. Starting her career as a Recruiter, working with a broad range of companies in the construction industry Debra is passionate about recruitment and ensuring the team at TEXO Recruitment continues to operate at the highest possible service levels.

Emma-Louise Savoldelli

Operations Manager

Before joining TEXO Recruitment, Emma started her recruitment journey as a 360 Consultant placing both permanent and contract staff for large-scale construction clients through to well-established local based contractors.
Emma thrives on the concept of helping candidates fulfil their career aspirations and assisting clientele in finding the right talent to enhance their team. Over the years this mindset has led to the development of longstanding relationships and has granted her the opportunity to work with businesses on a recurring basis. Through her passion, Emma progressed to a Branch Manager, expanding her expertise into commercial, construction, engineering and retail sectors.

Martin Cantwell

Lead Recruitment Consultant


Martin is a seasoned Recruitment Consultant with expertise in both Contract and Permanent recruitment, and leads up our Oil & Gas roles. He has 10 years’ experience working within Oil & Gas Engineering, Drilling, Accounting, Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain and IT sectors, covering the local Aberdeen, North Sea and International markets. With a professional and considered approach, he conscientiously goes above and beyond to deliver a quality service for his candidates and clients.

Rebecca Cameron

Recruitment Administrator


Rebecca graduated from Robert Gordon University with a degree in HR. She has recently started her career with TEXO Recruitment, and provides the team with assistance in sourcing and registering candidates to our system, evaluating their skills and career goals to meet our existing requirements. Rebecca takes a professional but friendly approach to her working environment, she is passionate about building strong relationships with candidates and clients and providing an exceptional level of service.

Simone Greig

Recruitment Coordinator

A collaborative team player, new to the recruitment team but with a passion to learn and excel in whatever she sets her mind to. Simone has a proven track record of delivery and doing what is needed to get the task completed to a high level of customer satisfaction. She is a conscientious individual that treats all her customers with compassion, humility and respect. Simone builds a good rapport rapidly and always has her customers interests at the forefront.