Getting Started

CarmichaelUK will ensure that all candidates meet the necessary compliance regulations for working on site.

All site roles require a CSCS card for all trades and labour and professional and technical roles on site.

Watch below to learn more about our in-house test centre.

If you would like to speak to one of our compliance team if you are in any doubt about the relevant requirements, you can contact the team by emailing or call us on 0208 522 8888

Coming from abroad?

Are you coming from abroad and need help with finding work in the construction industry?

Over the last twenty years, we have placed hundreds of overseas candidates in civil engineering roles, not just in London, but throughout the whole of the United Kingdom and Ireland.

We have refined the process for overseas arrivals to make it as simple as possible for you.  We have dedicated “New Arrival” teams based at our Head Office in Oxfordshire and also at our London Office.  Our New Arrival teams will look after you and assist you from the point of first contact, through the registration process and on to your chosen role.   A number of our employees have been through this very process and are adept at working to help you get the very best out of your time here.


  • Prestigious high profile projects throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland
  • Work placements with blue chip companies in the United Kingdom and Ireland
  • Advice from consultants who have worked on site in similar roles
  • Continuity of work wherever possible
  • Good rates of pay, paid weekly, and on time
  • Regular hours, long term placements, night work, shift work,  and weekend work
  • Regular contact with our consultants before and during your assignment
  • CSCS training at our in-house training centre in London
  • Audits by H&S professionals to ensure our client’s sites are safe for you to work at
  • Access to “Hummingbird” our perks website for discounts, savings, cashback and more
  • Referral scheme to reward our contractors for providing candidate recommendations
  • Assistance with finding accommodation in the United Kingdom and Ireland if required
  • Sports and social events after work for candidates


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