Welcome to Cogent Staffing

Yorkshire’s premier recruitment partner with over 40 years’ experience within the Industrial, Engineering, Logistics, FMCG and GLAA regulated sectors. Providing technology-led, innovative recruitment solutions with an unrivalled, personalised service that is valued by both clients and candidates.

Cogent Staffing is Yorkshire’s premier recruitment provider supplying Industrial, Technical and Commercial candidates to the Engineering, Manufacturing, FMCG, Logistics and GLAA regulated sectors on a Temporary, Permanent or Contract basis.

Offering over 40 years of experience within our field, the founding principles of Cogent have been developed from the diverse combination of experience, ability to deliver first time and priding ourselves in being able to offer our client state of the art candidate management technology.

Our mission is to ensure that all our clients and candidates experience the best service and results possible, whether this be sourcing for our clients or working on behalf of our candidates and their career.

We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work at Cogent as we know our business succeeds or fails because the service we provide.

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Latest news from Cogent Staffing

Cogent Staffing supports Overgate Hospice

At Cogent Staffing, we will soon be celebrating our second anniversary in July. As part of our birthday celebrations, we want to give back to the local community which has given us a great first 2 years!

We have chosen to support Overgate Hospice, that is based in Elland, and its runners who are taking part in the Overgate Colour Run in July.

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5 things you can do to improve your sleep if you’re a shift worker

The land of nod, hitting the hay, siesta, catnap, shut-eye – no matter what you call it, there is no doubt that sleep is vital for basic day to day functioning. But what if you’re a shift worker who doesn’t have a consistent sleep routine? If you are one of the 3 million + people in the UK who work night shifts, here are some simple changes you can make to ensure you’re getting restful sleep.

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How to become a Food Production Operative

You may already be a production operative and want to move sectors or perhaps you just have a passion for the food industry, then following a career as a food production operative might be for you. It’s a career that can be both rewarding and exciting, with those who follow this route starting on an average salary of £14,00 rising to £20,000 with experience.

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