Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Recruitment Agency for Construction & Rail Sectors
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  • Contact
    • 26 Basepoint, Andersons Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 5FE

About One Way

What is it like to work for One Way

One Way’s core values were chosen by their staff to define who they are, how they work and what they believe in. These are the values and behaviours that they stand by in everything they do. They are a leading recruiter for the construction industry with specialist expertise in the built environment, rail, civil engineering and heavy plant. They know how these sectors work and how to find the right people for the right jobs. One Way have an enviable reputation for our uncompromising professionalism and integrity and are known for being thorough and well prepared and always follow through on what they say they will do. They are setting new standards in the industry for fairness, honesty and reliability and build long term partnerships based on trust and mutual respect. One Way don't just put people in jobs, they get to know their clients and candidates and become a trusted advisor to them. People like working with One Way and know they can trust them to find the right solution. They are a respected and rapidly growing recruitment company because they take the time to get things right. When you work with One Way, you work with the best. They operate on an "open-door policy". In 2016 the Co-Founders, Directors and Senior Management team developed the company's 5-year strategy plan to reflect on the mission, vision, core operating values and assumptions underlying the organisations approach to its work. They recognise that one of the company's most valuable assets is its Team Members who, through their persistence, loyalty, dedication and working in accordance with its principles, have contributed to its success to date.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
One Way have an induction training programme, progressive career path, regular one to ones, annual appraisals, internal training workshops and external training which are organised as appropriate relevant to role, an online HR system with logbook detailing training and development for each team member.
My Company
My Company
One Way is a respected and rapidly growing recruitment company for the construction industry, with specialist expertise in the built environment, rail, civil engineering and heavy plant. They place top quality construction professionals, technical and management staff, and trades and labour roles right across the UK. They are building an enviable reputation for uncompromising professionalism and integrity, setting new standards for the industry. Their strength is their ability to match the right people to the right jobs. They take the time to understand thoroughly what they are looking for, and then use the extensive database and industry knowledge to find exactly the right combination of skills, experience and accreditations. They are known in the construction industry for being thorough, well prepared and professional. Every candidate is carefully vetted for their eligibility to work and compliance with required standards. Each Team Member is given a Welcome Folder when they join the One Way Team which includes details of the company's Unique Selling Points, Core Values and Cultural Values.

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  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:


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  • Male : Female:

    45% / 55%

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