1,000 jobs recruitment drive for Glasgow 2014 Games

Commonwealth Games montage Search will help recruit 1,044 positions for the 2014 Games

Related Stories

A recruitment drive has been launched to fill 1,044 jobs for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Vacancies exist across a number of sectors and range from technical sporting roles to corporate posts and event management.

The jobs search is being carried out by Glasgow-based recruitment agency Search Consultancy, which has been confirmed as an official sponsor of the games.

Posts will be advertised locally and on the Glasgow 2014 website.

'Economic boost'

Glasgow 2014 chief executive David Grevemberg said: "We have 1,044 days until the opening ceremony and I am delighted to announce that Search has officially become part of our Glasgow 2014 family to recruit 1,044 jobs for the organising committee.

"It goes without saying that Search will help us deliver a huge economic boost to Glasgow and Scotland in recruiting these 1,044 jobs, and leave a lasting and positive legacy for the Scottish workforce."

Search managing director Simone Lockhart added: "Each and every one of the 1,044 roles we're recruiting for will provide someone with a unique opportunity to be part of an exciting once-in-a-lifetime event.

"As a company established in Glasgow, we're proud to be associated with something of this scale which will undoubtedly make history for the city and its people."

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Glasgow & West



Min. Night 14 °C

Features & Analysis

  • Dr Mahinder Watsa Dr Sex

    The wisecracking 90-year-old whose advice column is a cult hit

  • Payton McKinnonKilling heat

    Why so many American children die in hot cars

  • Vice-President Joe Biden.Joe v Hillary

    What needs to happen for Biden to be the next president

  • USA fanSoccer punch

    Has the US finally fallen in love with the beautiful game? BBC Sport

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • Kyoto.Falling for Kyoto

    Acclaimed writer Pico Iyer describes an enchanting first stroll through the city


  • (File photo) Usain BoltClick Watch

    Challenging the world's fastest man to a virtual race over 40m – can you keep up?

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.