Month: April 2017

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Darren Scott

April 27, 2017

5 Tips for Jobseekers in the Construction Industry

If you’re looking for work in the construction industry, there are a number of ways that you can help yourself be in the best possible position to be offered the next opportunity. Here are 5 things you should be doing to get you refining your resume to reflect the true value you can provide for … Continue reading 5 Tips for Jobseekers in the Construction Industry
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Darren Scott

April 27, 2017

Recruiting for projects across the UK

Waterloo & South West Upgrade London’s Waterloo station is one of the busiest railway stations in the UK and provides more than half a million passenger journeys a day and 230 million a year. The £800m upgrade is billed as the biggest investment to this railway for decades and will provide a bigger London Waterloo, … Continue reading Recruiting for projects across the UK
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Darren Scott

April 25, 2017

Coming from abroad? Our new arrival process can help

“CarmichaelUK were my first point of call when landing from Australia. They were recommended from colleagues at home and were extremely helpful in my transition and had me in a role that I was hoping for within three weeks.  Since arriving they have continued to keep in touch, manage my training and certifications and help … Continue reading Coming from abroad? Our new arrival process can help
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Darren Scott

April 19, 2017

Anticipation building for Recruiter Awards!

Last month, we were delighted to discover that we’re a finalist for the Recruiter Awards 2017 and shortlisted in the category of Best Construction & Engineering Recruitment Agency. The annual awards are the UK’s largest of its kind, focused solely on the recruitment community and recognise outstanding achievements by agencies and in-house recruiters. CarmichaelUK’s Director … Continue reading Anticipation building for Recruiter Awards!
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Darren Scott

April 17, 2017

CarmichaelUK Passes BuildingConfidence Audit

We’re delighted to have one again passed the Achilles BuildingConfidence Audit demonstrating compliance and improvement against the UK construction industry’s accreditation and registration standard. Building Confidence is widely recognised as the preferred benchmark for supplier pre-qualification, registration and accreditation. The audit is designed for suppliers of high-risk products and services and is approved by representatives … Continue reading CarmichaelUK Passes BuildingConfidence Audit
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Darren Scott

April 13, 2017

New Recruitment Team for Midlands, South West and South Wales

CarmichaelUK is proud to announce the launch of a brand new recruitment operation based in our Oxfordshire office. The team, which includes Business Managers Dan power, Steve Castle & Lee Spiers and Recruitment Consultant Kieran Goss has been tasked with supplying engineering personnel to major infrastructure projects across the Midlands, South West England and South … Continue reading New Recruitment Team for Midlands, South West and South Wales
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Darren Scott

April 11, 2017

Spotlight on: Battersea Power Station Redevelopment

The iconic Battersea Power Station, which was fully decommissioned in 1983, and given Grade II building status, is being redeveloped as part of a multi-phased project costing £9bn including a contribution of £211m to the extension of the Northern Line which will bring two new tube stations to the area. The development of Europe’s biggest … Continue reading Spotlight on: Battersea Power Station Redevelopment
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Darren Scott

April 7, 2017

CarmichaelUK commits to support the Armed Forces Community.

This week, we were honoured to further our commitment to members of the military by signing the Armed Forces Covenant,  a pledge that we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or  have served in the armed forces, and their families, should be treated with fairness and respect in the communities, economy and society they … Continue reading CarmichaelUK commits to support the Armed Forces Community.
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Darren Scott

April 5, 2017

Spotlight On: London Bridge Station

Work continues at pace on the upgrades to London’s oldest railway station. Construction on the improved facilities has been done in phases, so the station can remain open throughout the build of the new concourse which will be bigger that the pitch at Wembley stadium and include new retail units. Thameslink are also promising more … Continue reading Spotlight On: London Bridge Station
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Darren Scott

April 3, 2017

Behind the Scenes at Europe’s Largest Infrastructure Project

The £14.8 billion Elizabeth Line is due to start operating in December 2018, with full completion in 2019, when it will be carrying 200 million passengers annually.  The 100-kilometre route stretches from Reading and Heathrow in the West, snakes its way in tunnels underneath central London, and carries on out to Shenfield and Abbey Wood … Continue reading Behind the Scenes at Europe’s Largest Infrastructure Project
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