Established in Scotland in 1987, Orion Group has achieved consistent growth over the ensuing years and is now an international leader in the provision of personnel to a number of industry sectors.
Today Orion Group manages the placement of thousands of contractors and permanent personnel every year via their worldwide network of offices throughout Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa.
Orion provides specialist recruitment services across a range of sectors including; Life Sciences, Renewables, Oil and Gas, Construction & Infrastructure, Mining, Nuclear, Power & Utilities, Marine, IT, Finance. Within our Value Outsourcing offering, Orion can also provide our clients with a range of Managed Service Programmes (MSP's) tailored to meet the exact requirements of your organisation and projects.
As well as contract positions, Orion Group also offer Permanent recruitment models covering all industry sectors. Our PartnerPlus Permanent recruitment model can be tailored to suit your exact needs and budget. Orion has the market intelligence and the experience necessary to take a holistic approach to project delivery - managing manpower provision from start to finish.
Our Values and Culture
A company's values and culture should lie are at the heart and drive of an organisation and at Orion Group we are no different. We like to get the best out of people, not just internally but also from our candidates and clients too - after all, people are our business worldwide.
Working together as a partnership is what we do best and delivering our values week in, week out is testament to what sits' behind the success of our company today.
Years in Business
Number of Contractors per year
% Net Carbon zero progress
Orion Engineering Services Limited established in Inverness (Scotland)
Aberdeen Operational Office opened to service North Sea and gas sector
Globalisation of Orion Group began
Baku (Azerbaijan) office opens
Manchester office opens
Moved into IT and Telecoms
Fife office opens
Belfast Office opens
• Offices open in Singapore and Calgary
• OCCMS established
• Moved into Renewables sector
Qatar office opens
New blue chip client global contracts awarded (Shell, BP and Exxon)
Mining division opened in Australia
Offices open in Angola and Oman
Won Prestigious Queens Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category
Offices opened in PNG, Newfoundland, Anchorage (Alaska) Gabon and UAE
Record sales of over $540m.
Orion Awarded British Safety Council’s Sword of Honour
Philippines office opens
Celebrated 25 years in the industry
Win International Safety Award
Awarded a four year Enterprise Framework Agreement by Shell
Offices opens in Iraq, South Korea
Offices opened in South Africa, Midland and US
Awarded BP F framework Agreement
Mozambique office opens
Orion ISP launched
CNOOC MSP contract awarded
Shanghai office opens
Joint Partnership with PetroVietnam established
Opened Life Sciences Division- Orion Life Sciences
Ireland office opens
Orion Life Sciences Netherlands office opens
Spirit Energy MSP contract awarded
Senegal office opens
Orion Life Sciences North America opens
Neptune MSP contract awarded
Orion reaches 35 years in business
True North Partnership established in Uganda
Metrum provides a complete measurement solution and look to fulfil all our client resource needs
Metrum has a multitude of operational experience gained in the fields of engineering, third-party audit, supervision, project management, field operations, training, measurement reporting and system design.Our solutions include cost-effective, fully-compliant and fit-for-purpose metering services
Orion Materials Management provides consultancy services to improve and optimise materials operations.
Provision of turnkey fully managed materials management service
Auditing materials management processes
Industry expert consultants and coaches
Competency assessments, training and development
Functional warehouse design
Value stream and end to end process mapping
The Partner Plus recruitment model sits in-between the standardised contingent offering and traditional retained search.
Partner Plus operates within the Global Filtration and Nonwoven industries
The service offers;
100% Job fill ratio
Failsafe Fee structure, all guaranteed
Focus on Cultural and Organisation Fit
Passive talent pool Management
Faster time to hire
This fully customisable and flexible platform is already revolutionising project management and delivery for many of our key clients, providing significant cost and time efficiencies.
Orbit offers the latest in Commissioning software and is a structured control tool with three primary functions:
An electronic warehouse for the storage of data.
A system for monitoring task accomplishment.
A means of reporting the completion status of an item, system, plant and ultimately the project.
Orbit completions and commissioning management system software application - developed in conjunction with our in house specialist completion and commissioning arm, OCCMS.
Full Paperless Completions
Advanced Work Packaging
Latest API interfacing
Competence based Access
Orion’s Integrated Service Provision is a flexible recruitment outsourcing programme that delivers a tailored and cost-effective resourcing capability.
With a variety of models, vendor management systems and processes, Orion can deliver a bespoke offering that will align with your preferred working practices. By working closely with you, Orion ISP is in a unique position to help your business maximise the economies of scale efficiencies secured from introducing our ISP along with service delivery improvements.
Our Orion Professional Services is all about partnering with our clients to find the best delivery solutions for their business transformation and change requirements.
Our approach to delivery is honest and transparent, ensuring our clients have full visibility every step of the way. This allows our clients to make informed decisions throughout their change processes and feel a major participant in the journey.
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