Construction Skills Shortages

Construction Skills are in very High Demand – Have you Considered any of these Opportunities?

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Article, Construction, Employment, Engineering, Logistics, Recruitment agencies, Recruitment industry, Skill shortages, Technology, Uncategorized

Construction is one of the industries with the highest skills shortages in the UK, with close to 170,000 jobs projected to be created by 2023 across the country. And, with more than 1 in 5 workers in the construction industry aged 50 or above, the time is ripe for young people to enter the job market in an […]

forklift driver

What To Look For In A Forklift Truck Driver

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Working as a forklift driver is one of the more well-known logistics jobs. Fortunately for those looking for a job in a warehouse, port or airport, it is also one of the best paid.  The average salary has jumped up 13% since 2013, as skills shortages continue to bite across the logistics sector.  Forklift drivers […]

receptionist

How do you find a temp receptionist?

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Receptionists are the beating heart of a company. Without a friendly face to welcome guests and answer the telephone, even the most high-flying operations come unstuck. So what happens when your trusted receptionist calls in sick, or jets off on holiday? You might need a replacement fast, even if it’s just for a day or […]

Temporary Recruitment Agencies Apprenticeships

TempaGoGo signs petition for agency workers to access apprenticeships

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TempaGoGo has put its name to a petition calling for the government to extend its apprenticeship schemes to temporary workers.  Over 350 people have shown their support for this reform of the 2017 Apprenticeship Levy, organised by the Recruitment & Employment Council (REC). The REC argue that these changes will boost progression, address current chronic […]

How to choose a good construction recruitment agency

How to deal with skill shortages in the UK construction industry?

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“Construction is back” Construction Skills Network ‘Construction is back’ – according to the latest Construction Skills Network report (2018-2022) from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), the UK construction sector will grow between 2018 and 2022, requiring an extra 158,000 jobs.  Meanwhile, as calculated by the Farmer Review, it’s also estimated that the construction industry […]

How to choose a good construction recruitment agency

How to find great Construction Recruitment Agencies in the UK?

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There are 39,232 recruitment agencies registered as trading in the UK. We estimate that 9% are recruitment agencies focused on the Construction Sector, i.e., 3,520 Construction Recruitment Agencies. Temporary construction workers represent 6.8% of the total temporary workers on the payroll of recruitment agencies on a daily basis and 4.3% of the total permanent placements by […]