Even in 2017, engineering is still thought of as a largely male-dominated industry. However, throughout history, there have been many women who have significantly contributed to various fields of engineering, while likely overcoming discrimination and social challenges to do so. To mark the end of Women’s History month we’ve compiled a list of some of … Continue reading Women Who Helped Build the World Around Us
This month we’re looking at the development of some exciting projects across the UK. You can scroll down to read through them and get in touch with our team for information on roles we’re recruiting for. North London Stadium Work on Tottenham’s new home at White Hart Lane is progressing well with construction accelerating noticeably … Continue reading Major Project Focus
We are delighted to have been awarded another 5* rating in our recent RISQS audit which further reflects our commitment to providing the highest levels of candidate compliance. The Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme is the single entry point for the rail industry and means suppliers must pass an annual audit in order to be recognised … Continue reading CarmichaelUK awarded 5* RISQS Rating for third year running.
We were delighted to discover that we are a finalist for the Recruiter Awards 2017! 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 compile the shortlist for each category, aiming … Continue reading CarmichaelUK shortlisted as Best Construction & Engineering Recruitment Agency
At the end of last year, there were around 27 million people working across the UK. Of these, 13.6m were men, and 13.3m were women. However, the construction industry tells a very different story and doesn’t enjoy the same 50/50 split. In December 2016 there were 2.3m people working in construction, only 296,000 of whom … Continue reading Building a future for women in construction
As part of the initiative to introduce young women to the engineering industry, we have welcomed Scarlett Thompson to our offices. Scarlett is a first-year student at Amersham & Wycombe College where she is studying for a BTEC in Business Studies. Scarlett spent a week with us at the beginning of March and as part of her work … Continue reading An Introduction to Construction through Work Experience
We last heard news of Casper in November last year when he was settling into life with his socialiser and doing well in his house training. Along with Jasmine, Casper is one of our sponsored pups at Hearing Dogs for Deaf People. Casper was born in August 2016. He is a black Labrador, one of the … Continue reading At Update from Casper, our sponsored Hearing Dog