The agency with a difference! Set up by R&K Drysdale, a large food processor and grower after being let down by many previous labour suppliers, Option A is now the agency that they always wanted. Fast, efficient and responsive to your specific needs, we take the time to understand your business to supply you with the best value temporary and permanent labour solutions, in addition to Human resource, Training, Pensions and Payroll Support.

Specialising in:
- Farming & Agriculture
- Food Processing
- Manufacturing
- Construction

Providing a local service to you, in and around the Scottish Borders, Berwickshire, East Lothian and Northumberland.

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • Association of Labour Providers

Serviced Areas

  • East Lothian, Scottish Borders, Northumberland

Contact Details

  Website
  City Dunbar
  Postcode TD13 5YS
  Address Old Cambus Quarry
  Phone Number 013 6883 0448

From Our Website

We are always looking for people from all walks of life, with any mix of skills to fill a variety of roles. If you're looking for work register with us today. We find most people jobs within 5 days. Established in 2012 initially as an in house supply function for Drysdales, Option A has now grown and diversified to supply a full range of temporary and permanent staff to over a hundred clients. Whether you are looking for short term cover for one person for few days or looking to recruit an entire crew of seasonal fruit pickers from Europe, option a will meet your demands in full.


Open 7 days a week with out of hours cover we will always endeavour to give you a quick response to your needs whatever your business sector. To discuss your requirements in more depth or to book a temp please contact your nearest office. Monika joined OptionA in October 2013. Monika roles mainly involve factory work in the autumn and winter and then assisting in as part of our fields teams in the spring and summer with planting and weeding. In her free time Monika is exploring beautiful country side of Scottish Borders.