A steel fixer is employed to position and secure steel reinforcing bars and steel meshing used in reinforced concrete structures on construction sites. Engineering drawings must be followed very precisely, as they give exact instructions for the bar type and spacing required.
Recruitment agencies that specialise in filling steel fixer positions in the UK are listed on this page.
There are no specific entry requirements for this role, but having GCSEs in English, maths, science and technology (A to E grades) is likely to be of benefit. Some employers may also accept equivalent qualifications gained in previous positions.
Another route into the profession of steel fixer is through an Apprenticeship scheme with an engineering or construction company.
Most training to become fully qualified takes place on-the-job, where a number of NVQs can be gained. These include NVQ in Steel fixing Occupations Level 2 and NVQ in Constructing Capital Plant Steel Structures (Erecting) Level 3, among others.
Most construction and engineering firms require their workers to be accredited by the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS), and hold a valid CSCS card.
Most steel fixers work 40 hour weeks, Monday to Friday, with overtime needed if and when a deadline is approaching and work is not at the required stage.
Pay starts between £12,000 and £16,000 a year. Those with experience might earn between £17,000 and £27,000 a year. £30,000 a year might be possible in supervisory roles.
Below is the list of recruitment agencies who recruit for Steelfixer jobs in the UK. Clicking on each recruitment agency will allow you to see detailed information about their services and the types of candidates or employers they recruit for.
34 Recruitment Agencies who recruit for "Steelfixer jobs" listed
AASL is a HVAC, Mechanical & Electrical Recruitment company with experience in construction in the commercial, retail, public and industrial sectors around the UK. We offer a flexible service, combined with a commitment to meet the demands of today’s construction industry.
We work in partnership with PROGRESSIVE companies who demand a BESPOKE recruitment service. Our goal, and expertise, will connect you to the BEST TALENT in your industry or location. Talent that will inspire and MAKE THE DIFFERENCE in achieving your business goals.
Offering a wide range of Recruitment & Business Support solutions, Anne Jagger understands the diverse needs of today’s businesses and job seekers. Office, Admin, Customer Service, Sales, Marketing, Accounting and Logistics all covered throughout the UK.
Offices located in Leeds, Bristol, London, Birmingham
Apex Engineering Solutions Ltd
30 years recruitment experience in the Construction & Engineering industry, supplying Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Structural, Water, Environmental and Building Engineers across the UK, on a temporary and permanent basis.
Offices located in London, Northampton, Milton Keynes
Trades/labour hire and construction staff, contract and permanent. Aspire Contracts operate in the midlands, home counties and London. Competitive rates and a large work force of non casual workers. Aspire prides itself on employing the best trades and labour and offering competitive rates to its clients.
TRADES & LABOUR SPECIALIST - Estd 10 Years. We have a exclusive pool of excellent quality trades and labourers at competitive prices. We pride ourselves on our honest and impeccable service. Based in Central London we specialise in supplying within the M25 but undertake projects nationwide.
Offices located in Devizes, Calne, Chippenham
CMD RECRUITMENT LIMITED
CMD Recruitment is a highly successful professional agency offering clients the full recruitment solution. We offer a bespoke service delivered by a team of experienced consultants who are always happy to help and always deliver. With offices based in Devizes, Calne and Chippenham we recruit across Wiltshire
The team at CMO is comprised of highly experienced recruiters with years of experience. We are all specialists in our chosen field and all have exceptional track records of delivery and client satisfaction. we offer highly competitive rates and a 24/7 service 365 days of the year.
United Kingdom, Europe, Middle East & Worldwide
Office located in Tilbury
A dynamic and unique recruitment agency offering One Stop Recruitment services across all the sectors:- Health & Social Care, Education, Engineering, I.T., Oil & Gas, H & S, Admin, Accountancy etc. Matching the right candidate, sensible charging for our services and exceptional rebate offer
Dreams Manpower Consultancy have been in business since 2011. We are a GLA Licensed company.Our candidate database is wide and we have individuals from different parts of the world and we deliver as per our client’s requirement even at a short notice.Competitive rates and are negotiable.
Hays Construction is the UK's leading construction recruitment consultancy. We offer three specialist divisions to provide you with the support you need to secure your next construction position; Hays Construction, Hays Trades & Labour and Hays ESCA Services.
Established 30 years ago by Engineers for Engineers. We deliver recruitment and project solutions within the Oil & Gas, Power, Nuclear, Utilities, Construction and Aerospace Sectors working for Owner/Operators, Consultancies, Contractors and Sub-Contractors serving the UK, European & Global markets.
Offices located in London, Kent, Surrey, Essex
LinkPoint Resources Limited
LinkPoint Resources is a recruitment solution geared to you. With dedicated teams covering both permanent and contract personnel over numerous sectors and industries you can be sure that we can source the best candidate possible allowing you to capitalise on your time as we take care of your recruitment needs
Specialist Employment Agency, Supplying Permanent and Temporary Staff across the UK Mango Solutions Recruitment " The Right Choice". Independent Specialist Employment agency that operates corporate practices but with the personal touch. We treat our clients the way we expect to be treated ourselves.
Offices located in London, Greater Manchester
Multi Trades Recruitment Ltd
Multi Trades Recruitment specialise in the delivery of Construction trades and labour,employees in a permanent, temporary and contract capacity. Our skills and experience within this sector are unrivalled within the recruitment market.
With over 20 years experience in recruitment covering a large number of industry sectors from specialist & Engineering, technical clerical, Health & Care, Administration, commercial industrial, driving services & catering. We are a local Recruitment Agency Providing Local People to local Companies
FIrst Choice for Recruitment. We focus on delivering a comprehensive recruitment solution across the IT, Engineering and Sales sectors, keeping the entire process of hiring staff as smooth and efficient as possible.
Purple Squirrel - Engineering, Technical & Construction
A Purple Squirrel is an elusive candidate EXACTLY matching the client hiring requirement. Engineering skills are niche requirements. As former engineers we understand your electrical, mechanical and civil engineering functional skills and diligently will provide quality pre-screened candidates - guaranteed!
Most of our clients & candidates come from recommendation, referral & reputation; Evidence that we are proactive on your behalf , professional in our conduct & offer a bespoke service to each individual client or candidate.
Season Employment is a recruitment consultancy offering a thorough, confidential and above all, professional recruitment service. We are specialist in supplying Administration, Business Support, Legal, Social Care, Banking and Finance, Education and IT staff for our clients.
Offices located in Manchester, Bloomsbury, Birmingham
Time Recruitment Solutions
We have quickly established ourselves as a leading recruitment agency, able to tailor our services to meet the needs of both large and small businesses as well as both unskilled and highly skilled job seekers. Our growth has been largely down to our keen attention to detail.
Specialists in labour hire for the UK Building and Construction Industry Established in 1984 and based in Surrey, South-East England, TOK Construction has a broad range of clients that extends to all parts of Greater London and across the UK.
Tradeline Recruitment is a specialist construction agency based in Bedford with over 30 years experience of supplying all levels of construction related personnel. We are able to supply staff on a nationwide basis although we predominantly deal with the Home Counties, London and Midlands areas.
A friendly and professional independent agency, covering all industry sectors throughout the UK, specifically in the Engineering, Industrial and Commercial Sectors. We offer competitive pricing individually tailored to your company needs.
United Mechanical & Electrical Solutions specialises in supplying temporary labour to the construction and engineering sector nationwide. We have a large database of Electricians, Plumbers, Pipefitters, mates and related trades from semi skilled to project management level.
A quality, dynamic, professional and extremely efficient agency. With high end customer service, providing the very best candidates and filling all vacancies at short notice. If you need a personal and professional experience then we are the agency of choice. Testimonials can be provided.