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Mirren Dougan

April 24, 2018

CarmichaelUK is attending the Fairness, Inclusion and Respect Workshop

On the 25th April, members of the CarmichaelUK team are attending the Supply Chain Sustainability Schools’ (SCSS) ‘Introduction to Fairness, Inclusion and Respect (FIR) Workshop’. At CarmichaelUK we understand the importance of constantly improving skills and knowledge within your sector and it’s for this reason that we are a partner of The SCSS. SCSS is an … Continue reading CarmichaelUK is attending the Fairness, Inclusion and Respect Workshop
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Ellena Tangi

April 23, 2018

GDPR is coming! What does this mean to you?

The General Data Protection Regulation will overhaul how businesses process and handle data.  On the 25th May, the regulation will go live, and there are a few things that will change that you should know. What is GDPR? GDPR is a replacement for the data protection act and places a substantial set of requirements on … Continue reading GDPR is coming! What does this mean to you?
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Ellena Tangi

April 20, 2018

CarmichaelUK Regional Manager, Jennie on working in New Zealand

A lifestyle based on a balance between work and leisure, fantastic weather and even better scenery, there’s plenty more reasons to up-sticks and move to New Zealand. What’s even better is that their construction and engineering industry is booming! Auckland was also ranked as the world’s third-best city in Mercer’s Quality of Living survey. We … Continue reading CarmichaelUK Regional Manager, Jennie on working in New Zealand
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Ellena Tangi

April 12, 2018

Top Tips: Getting through your first week on site

Starting any new job is difficult. The beginning of your new career in the construction industry can be daunting, but making sure you’re off to the right start is easy! Taking the time to ensure you’re prepared before you start is helpful and getting to know your co-workers will also put you in good stead … Continue reading Top Tips: Getting through your first week on site
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Mirren Dougan

April 9, 2018

CarmichaelUK & Costain take on Tough Mudder Round 2!

Later this month, a team from CarmichaelUK are joining forces with our friends at Costain to run the Henley Tough Mudder in aid of Tŷ Hafan. Our team ‘Mud & Guts Round 2’ have been training hard for the past year getting ready for the event, which will see them take on 20 very muddy … Continue reading CarmichaelUK & Costain take on Tough Mudder Round 2!
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Ellena Tangi

April 5, 2018

CarmichaelUK supports Stop. Make a Change

April marks the beginning of the Stop. Make a Change Campaign. Stop. Make a Change is a national event that’s sole focus is allowing time for Contractors, Customers and Suppliers to speak directly to Employees and Suppliers about Health, Safety and Wellbeing issues. The purpose of the event is to raise risk awareness and therefore … Continue reading CarmichaelUK supports Stop. Make a Change
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Mirren Dougan

April 2, 2018

CARMICHAEL UK RIDI AWARD FINALISTS

Earlier in the month CarmichaelUK was shortlisted for two RIDI awards at this years event, the Individual Choice Awards in which we were the winners and the Training and Development award  in which we were finalists. This particular award recognises the contribution that good training can make to the level of confidence of recruiters and how that … Continue reading CARMICHAEL UK RIDI AWARD FINALISTS
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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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