About Us

First Logistics Brief History

First Logistics Limited was formed in 1998 as an independent Driving Recruitment agency supplying the Greater Manchester and surrounding areas with both temporary and permanent staffing solutions.

Over 20 years trading within the Transport and Logistics sector has enabled First Logistics to build a strong and trusted reputation within the logistics sector throughout the North West of England First Logistics has focused on a regional approach enabling us to provide a consistently high standard of services to clients, at the right price.

Our portfolio of clients range from Blue Chip, Household names to Independent Sole Traders. Moving forward we hope to consolidate our existing client base, along with welcoming new clients.

We are also members of The Recruitment & Employment Confederation, meaning we are governed by their code of practice - Full details can be found at www.rec.uk.com

With competitive rates and a first class reputation, let First Logistics be your first port of call.

Payroll - Back Office Services

Unlike most other agencies, First Logistics have and will continue to, process their payroll inhouse. Our payroll department has over 20 years experience within the industry and pride themselves on ensuring all timesheets are processed correctly, efficiently and more importantly on-time.

Our team are available during office hours and will respond promptly to any questions our agency workers may have.

As active members of the REC, our payroll department are fully compliant and up to date with all current legislation.

From April 2021, due to new IR35 legislation, First Logistics will only employ agency workers through our own PAYE Scheme or through one of our approved umbrella company.

Please contact us directly for more information.

Services Offered

First Logistics provides temporary and permanent staffing solutions across all disciplines throughout the Distribution and Supply Chain Network.

With over 20 years experience within the Driving Sector alone, our experienced consultants are able to provide clients with tailormade solutions to all their staffing requirements.

Our phones are manned 24/7 by our experienced consultants ensuring a first class service on every call.

From Drivers to Warehouse Staff, Office Administrators to Company Directors, First Logistics have you covered at every step.

Find out more about the people who will be dealing with your requirements:

Mark Tickle - (Operations Director)

Director and co-owner of First Logistics, Mark started as a trainee consultant for First Logistics at the tender age of 23, and has from there, worked tirelessly to get to where he is today as Director. Prior to joining First Logistics, Mark spent 5 years working within the Transport Industry and currently holds his National CPC.

Throughout his career with First Logistics, Mark has built a solid reputation for providing quality distribution staff in the Greater Manchester area. As a "hands-on" Director, Mark is still actively involved with the day to day running of the business

Talk to Mark about your driving and non driving staffing requirements.

Email: markt@firstlogistics.co.uk

Mike Clayton (Head of Permanent Recruitment)

Mike is Head of Operations on our Perms Desk.

Mike brings a wealth of experience having worked in permanent recruitment for the last 14 years.

Mike has a solid reputation within his industry and through his reputation and extensive portfolio of clients and candidates, successfully places specialised, high-end roles within the Transport and Distribution sector.

Talk to Mike about your temporary or permanent staffing requirements.

Email: mike@firstlogistics.co.uk

Hayley Shepherd (Driving consultant)

Hayley has recently joined First Logistics having worked within the Recruitment Industry for the last 5 years.

Hayley will be working primarily within the Driving Division but with an extensive background in payroll and administration, will also assist within these respective departments.

Talk to Hayley about your temporary or permanent staffing requirements.

Email: hayley@firstlogistics.co.uk