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Our specialist Trades and Labour Division is one of the top suppliers of Labour and Trades in London and the South East, with over 26,000 candidates on our database and a team of consultants with combined 40 years’ experience in the construction and civil engineering industry.

We supply skilled and semi-skilled construction operatives covering the full spectrum of tradesmen, machine drivers and labour, to supplement the clients’ workforce during busy times and tight contract deadlines.

Whether it’s one operative for one day or a complete service gang for the duration of a contract, our comprehensive reviewing process provides competent, vetted and appropriately trained personnel. We keep in regular contact with site management teams and workforce through our mobile Labour Managers – dealing with any issues from workers or clients at source.

Our clients

  • Building and Civil Engineering Main Contractors
  • Residential Developers
  • Refurbishment and Fit-Out Contractors
  • Specialist Sub-Contractors including: Demolition, Groundwork’s, Piling, Steel, Concrete, Sub-
  • Structures, Cladding, Scaffold, Logistics and Carpentry/Joinery

Our Temporary Workers

We supply a full range of trades and labour operatives that you can have vetted and on-site within hours, thanks to our strict compliance and registration procedure.


The most commonly asked for include: Asbestos Awareness, Face Fit, Testing, BESC, CCDO, Confined Spaces, City & Guilds, COSS, CPCS, CSCS, EPIC, EUSR, FAS, First Aid at Work, Fit for work, ICATS, IPAF, JIB, LUCAS, MWEP, NPORS,NRSWA, NVQ 1/2/3, SMSTS, SSSTS.

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Assistant Document Controller

Kent, London, Surrey
Posted: 27/09/2023

£20K - £30K / Year

Trainee Document Controller
Salary: Circa £25,000
Location: South East London
Start: October... Read more

Trainee Document Controller
Salary: Circa £25,000
Location: South East London
Start: October 2023

An opportunity has come up to work with a growing developer on a variety of interesting projects. My client is currently looking for a Trainee Document Controller to join their team in South East London

The role will be office based; work hours will be 9:00am - 5pm. You will be working alongside the Document Control Manager and will be expected to go on site as and when required.

Your role will include the following:
• Carry out administrative tasks assigned by the DCM promptly and accurately
• Monitor the Document Control and Project Mailboxes
• Managing Electronic Document Management Systems - SharePoint and ASITE
• Liaise with external consultants, subcontractors and clients regarding document management and approval issues
• Preparing drawing issues including arranging printing and dispatching to sites
• Ensure that procedures and protocols are followed at all times
• Ensure that procedures and protocols are up to date
• Set up and maintain project filing systems
• Review the quality of incoming documents
• Tracking and chasing comments on outstanding information from Subcontractors and Consultants
• Collation and distribution of operations and maintenance manuals
• Archiving of site documentation on project completion
• Compiling information and supporting documentation
• Support site project teams with day-to-day administrative requirements
• To perform any such other duties, appropriate to the role

The ideal candidate will have the following
• Able to prioritise and work under pressure
• Good communications, organisational and time keeping skills
• Ability to use Microsoft Office
• Able to work effectively and efficiently
• Good problem solving, multitasking and decision-making skills

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established residential developer. Our client is offering long-term job security and the opportunity to work in an excellent team environment.

Technical Services Manager

Posted: 27/09/2023


Technical Services Manager
Office Refurbishment / Fit Outs
October 2023 Start
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Technical Services Manager
Office Refurbishment / Fit Outs
October 2023 Start

One of my clients has a requirement for a Technical Services Manager to join the team on a temp to perm basis, based on a large office refurbishment in the heart of Mayfair. The technical services manager will also be required to visit other fast track fit out sites in Central London from time to time.

The MEP Manager will be responsible for the coordination of M&E elements within a large office refurbishment covering 3 x floors.

The project consists of a full rip out and refit of a large office In the heart of London, and due to run for circa 1.5 yrs on the initial project.

The main duties will be:
• Setting up systems for testing, inspections and commissioning, together with the relevant documentation, as agreed with client and consultants.
• Attend site meetings with site staff and sub-contractors.
• Attending site meetings with client and consultants.
• Conduct M&E coordination meetings and distribute meeting minutes
• Monitor sub contractor performance & installation quality
• Advise construction team of programme issues and sub-contractor performance
• Review sub contractor payment applications with quantity surveyors
• Carry out design and specification.
• Supervise the snagging and defect, in co-operation with the Contracts Manager.
• Coordinate testing / witnessing and commissioning of mechanical & electrical works associated with the contract
• Document certification and issue for Operation & Maintenance Manuals

This opportunity will suit candidates with a strong bias within mechanical & electrical, have a minimum HNC building Services qualification, and have at least 5 years' experience with a main contractor.

Along with an attractive salary and package, on offer will be stability, continuity of work, and career prospects.

For more information please contact Zach on [email protected] or 07551155789

To view all our MEP Manager / Building Services Manager / Technical Services Manager vacancies then please visit our website;

Site Manager

Posted: 27/09/2023

£270.00 - £290.00 / Day

Site Manager
£270 - £280 per Day - CIS
W/C 16/10/2023 Start
19 Weeks... Read more

Site Manager
£270 - £280 per Day - CIS
W/C 16/10/2023 Start
19 Weeks Duration
Temporary Position
Commercial Fit Out
SMSTS, CSCS, First Aid

The client I am working with has an immediate requirement for a Number 1 site manager to run a commercial fit out project in Portsmouth, The client wants a fully pledged Site Manager who has a great eye for detail, previous experience within commercial fit out, and can manage the job as a number one on site.

• New flooring to be installed.
• Fit Out of a band rehearsal room
• DJ mixing booth to be installed
• Large stage area to be erected.
• Painting & Decorating throughout the building
• New Partition Walls to be erected
• Full M&E re - fit, Including New Ventilation and A/C throughout

Must have SMSTS, and First Aid.

The Manager can be / have:
• Track record of working on Commercial fit out jobs
• Can hit the ground running
• Good eye for detail
• Strong Manager - Able to push the trades.
• Great quality assurance skills
• Health and Safety focused

If you have the relevant experience and would like to apply for this Site Manager job in Portsmouth, then please email an updated CV to [email protected]

To view all of our current Site Manager positions in London or Kent then please visit our website; or register for alerts on our App (available on the App Store and on Google play).

Please bear in mind that we often get a high volume of applications for each role. We would love to call every single person, even if they are not the right fit, but we just can't. What we can guarantee is that we will strive to contact suitable candidates, who have the required experience and background for this role or any other current roles, as soon as possible.