Simon Hancock


Simon Hancock

Simon Hancock


EC&I,  Mechanical,  Pharmaceutical,  Renewable Energy & Utilities,  

Simon’s been with DATS for more than 25 years and became a Director back in 2004. His recruitment experience spans a variety of industrial sectors including oil & gas, nuclear, scientific and manufacturing. He has significant success in recruiting highly qualified engineers for roles in the UK as well as overseas, with salaries ranging from £20k to £70k.

Simon likes nothing better than filling difficult roles for clients and also finds great satisfaction in finding young and aspiring engineers their first role or new career opportunities.

A little bit more about me...

In his spare time, Simon is a member of a choir. He rehearses with them weekly and performs at various community and charity performances throughout the year. They raised over £5000 last year for local charities!

Before recruitment, Simon was a horticulturist and, as an RHS member, still has a passion for all things green today. He enjoys spending time nurturing his allotment and often shares the delicious results with his colleagues in the office.

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What People Have to Say About Me

  • ​"We have been working with DATS Recruitment for a number of years and have found Simon extremely professional to work with. He is also a very knowledgeable consultant and tends to have most of the information we need on any candidates ready and to hand. He responds quickly with suitable CVs, most of which we would normally invite for interview and we have offered multiple candidates from Simon in the past. We would use his services again and certainly recommend him to other client looking for an excellent recruiter.”

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