The English county of Lancashire is situated in the north west of England, and it includes towns such as Preston, Blackburn and Lancaster. The cities of Manchester and Liverpool play a dominant role in the area's economy as well.
Lancashire included the cities of Manchester and Liverpool until government boundary changes back in 1974, but the county is still dominated by these very large cities. Construction in the region has suffered badly since the crash of 2007, and that has meant permanent employment opportunities in the industry have been limited ever since. According to a recent report by Price Waterhouse Cooper(PwC), it was stated that 452 construction firms in the region have suffered insolvency during the last 12 months.
However, despite the struggling local economy, many recruitment agencies are reporting a slight improvement in the number of construction jobs in the area - particularly for skilled workers such as electricians. Other recent announcements in the region include a retail project in Warrington and the redevelopment of Albert Dock in Liverpool. Various other private and public construction initiatives may signal that the Lancashire construction industry has endured the worst of the economic downturn.
The volatile nature of the construction industry in general means that many staff vacancies are offered on a fixed-term contract. Construction firms are also increasingly employing building professionals on a self-employed basis.
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As Trades and Labour specialists, Multi Trade consultants are able to address all positions in the Construction industry ranging from all trades skills, to quantity surveyors and management. We have more than 30 years' experience within Construction and comprehensively assess all candidates to ensure that they have the skills and qualifications expected from our clients. Our tailored and economical staffing solutions are available nationwide.
Coverage UK, Europe, Middle East and World Wide
1-3 The Courtyard,
Why choose Minstrell Recruitment to manage your next Construction hire? Our team of recruiters are all Construction experts who have first hand experience of working in the industry - some of more than 20 years. As well as delivering a knowledgeable service, our reputation for excellence has seen us proudly build relationships with the top ten contractors in the UK. We supply staff for all trades and can provide a quick response for onsite needs.
Coverage UK Wide
St Peters Square,
40 Gracechurch Street,
City Of London,
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We at Pro-Trade Recruitment have an experianced team to find the perfect candidate to fill any vacancy within the construction industry. We provide our clients with various trades and plant operators from Tower Crane operators, 360 machine drivers, Dumper/Roller, Telehandler ADT to groundworkers plus many more. We at Pro-Trade Recruitment have the cutting edge when it comes to selecting the right candidate for you.
Why choose LSS? Because we know construction! With over 30 years of experience in the construction industry spanning all three sectors, why go anywhere else? From highways operatives to joiners, our fantastic recruitment team will have the right candidate placed in no time!
200J Glenfield Business Park 2,
Weatherill House Business Centre,
New South Quarter,
23 Whitestone Way,
Central Recruitment is the specialist recruitment agency for jobs in Blackburn and throughout East Lancashire, with a 24 hour out of office service available for both recruiters and job candidates. We match job seekers to jobs in all areas industrial, commercial and engineering sectors, from production and warehouse workers to engineering and administration staff, with an unrivalled experience and knowledge of the needs of clients in the sector.
Coverage North West
Alpha Recruitment has been in business for almost a decade, and was founded on nearly twenty years of experience of specialist recruitment for the Construction Industry. Almost all of our consultants have worked in the Construction sector themselves, and they bring with them invaluable experience in sourcing the right candidates for your business. With a number of specialities, including both hands-on and management roles, you can count on us.
109 Vernon House,
3 East Port,
152-160 City Road,
All Personnel Recruitment is a leader in supplying skilled, semi-skilled and senior labour to UK construction sites. Our team know the importance of taking on tradespeople you can trust, that's why we only place fully vetted candidates who meet the highest standards for their vocation. We fill perm, temp and contract vacancies for all construction roles, including site manager, bricklayer, surveyor, plumber, electrician and CSCS labourer.
Coverage UK wide
Office 1 New Inn Farm,
Strong Recruitment Group are specialist suppliers of workers to the UK Construction sector. Our expert recruiters are experienced at making placements for a full range of Trade and Management jobs, including Labourers, Scaffolders, Surveyors, Estimators and Site Managers. We also supply candidates for project and contract roles, meaning we can be trusted to meet any requirement. Need staff? Take our number or contact us by email.
Coverage United Kingdom
Intec (UK) Ltd are specialists in the Construction field and provide permanent and contract recruitment solutions for all industry disciplines. We work with UK and global Construction firms to place top professionals into areas including Civil Engineering, Building Services, Surveying and Project Management. From advertising through to final shortlist, our consultants take an honest and diligent approach when managing every step of the process.
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Deeplish House 174 Milkstone Road,
The Old Lodge,
Tyne And Wear,
Callendar Business Park,
7 Grange Court,
Earls Gate Business Park,
27-41 Church Street West,