Month: March 2018

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Mirren Dougan

March 29, 2018

FELIXSTOWE DOCKS: HEALTH AND SAFETY VISIT

Our Health and Safety expert, Nikki Norris, took a visit to Felixstowe Docks site and was very impressed with the high level of standards. Across the site were medical notice boards, each one outlining the potential risks for the day depending on what task was being undertaken and any hazardous weather expectations. Each notice also … Continue reading FELIXSTOWE DOCKS: HEALTH AND SAFETY VISIT
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Ellena Tangi

March 21, 2018

Recruiting drive steps up on HS2

With enabling works underway in many locations along the line, contracts for the main civil work including bridges, tunnels, viaducts, station designs have been awarded, with rolling stock and rail systems contacts also underway. Archaeological, ecology and environmental works are also in full swing, uncovering Britain’s hidden history and mitigate the impact of the railway … Continue reading Recruiting drive steps up on HS2
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Mirren Dougan

March 20, 2018

CarmichaelUK shortlisted for a Recruiter Award

We are delighted to discover that we have been shortlisted for the ‘Most Effective Compliance Operation Award’ at this year’s Recruiter Awards! 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. The judging panel met earlier this month to … Continue reading CarmichaelUK shortlisted for a Recruiter Award
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Mirren Dougan

March 19, 2018

Our top 5 questions for your next job interview

It’s always a good idea to have a few key questions prepared before you go into an interview to give you a better impression of the role you’ve applied for and what the company is like to work for. Not only is asking questions beneficial for your own knowledge, it also helps the employer get … Continue reading Our top 5 questions for your next job interview
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Ellena Tangi

March 16, 2018

Carmichael UK Wins Individual Choice Award at the RIDI Awards 2018

After months of anticipation, we are delighted to announce that CarmichaelUK has won the Individual Choice Award at last night’s RIDI Awards 2018. Recruitment Industry Disability Initiative (RIDI) is an organisation that is devoted to breaking down entry and progression barriers faced by millions of disabled people. When judging our application the panel said: “This is an … Continue reading Carmichael UK Wins Individual Choice Award at the RIDI Awards 2018
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Ellena Tangi

March 8, 2018

Women Who Helped Build the World Around Us

Even in 2018, engineering is still thought of as a largely male-dominated industry. The UK has the lowest percentage of female engineering professionals in Europe.  However, throughout history, there have been many women who have significantly contributed to various fields of engineering and construction, while likely overcoming discrimination and social challenges to do so. To celebrate … Continue reading Women Who Helped Build the World Around Us
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