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

Recruitment Team Lead

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.

Aimee Gray

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Aimee joined the team in 2022 when she moved from her role as an Account Manager within the retail sector. With over 6 years in a customer facing environment,
she decided to take the plunge into the recruitment industry and utilise her people skills and coaching background to guide candidates in their career journey. Aimee thrives on making new connections and building quality relationships, both with her candidates and clients, which in turn have seen her achieve results time and time again. Aimee is now studying to achieve her REC qualification and expand her 360-recruitment knowledge and understanding.

Daniel Murphy

Regional Manager

Daniel is an experienced recruitment manager with over 20 years’ industry experience working across several fast-paced sectors, handling a variety of contract and permanent roles along the way. Daniel heads up our Blyth division and remains as focussed as ever to build and grow longstanding relationships, whilst also constantly looking to develop himself to fulfil his own personal goals and ambitions. Strong customer service and effective client delivery form the backbone of his approach and looks ahead to continue the growth already experienced within TEXO Recruitment.

David Watson

Recruitment Consultant

David brings over seven years’ industry experience, bringing knowledge from a variety of Sales and Recruitment roles achieved over the course of his career. As Recruitment Consultant, David is dedicated to providing a first-class candidate experience and has a drive for exceeding quality customer service to candidates and clients alike.
David, who works within our Blyth office is goal and target driven recruiter, and is encouraged to continually source quality talent within both our internal TEXO divisions along with TEXO’s growing external client base.

Viktoriia Korniienko

Data Processor

An experienced quality professional with 10+ years of extensive background in Quality and Food Safety in the Food manufacturing sector. Viktoria is proud to have worked with a variety of international companies in the Ukraine and during her career was involved in multitude of tasks ensuring processes, systems and procedures met technical standards.

Her previous roles also included liaising between the engineering, production teams and the customers to analyze quality-related issues. Working on product research, laboratory supervising and quality control systems, Viktoria was always keen to thrive towards delivering the highest of standards in whatever she does.

Viktoria holds a degree in management as well as an engineering background, which gives her the opportunity to develop in the various fields she works in. Since joining TEXO Recruitment, she has proven an asset to the team in her role and is enjoying the challenge of new tasks and helping her colleagues to achieve their goals.