Our Services

City Calling specialise in supporting construction organisations and professionals in their recruitment search. We provide a tailored service to the construction industry that focuses on the placement of individuals into construction organisations. So whether you are an organisation looking to find your next recruit or a candidate looking for your next big challenge, we have a service tailored to support you. Click the button below to find further information on our services dependant to your needs. 

City Callings construction recruitment services have been tailored to ensure that our clients can source the right people for their projects. We understand that people are a key asset in all construction projects, therefore finding the right skill set, experience and qualifications is vital to your project’s success.

We work collaboratively with all our construction clients to ensure that their recruitment requirements are met. Our team of specialists focus on capturing requirements and specialisms at the outset to ensure we only present the most suitable and qualified individuals for the assignment. Our team are on hand to help with the development of:

  • Job specifications, descriptions and adverts 
  • Profiling and screening of candidates 
  • Initial interviewing 
  • Negotiation 
  • Efficient placement

We offer a full range of construction recruitment services to cover every aspect and requirement of your construction project. Our five key services are: 

Operatives are a critical component within all construction projects, whether it be specialist tradesmen or general labourers, their skills are all required to ensure project completion. Our operative supply services enable us to fulfil client demand with suitable, fully vetted and trained operatives.

Our operative database captures information, skills and qualifications for all construction trades, ensuring we can source and supply a complete multi-service team to our clients.

Our operative placement service can include:

  • Initial sourcing and interview
  • Comprehensive vetting services (including right to work, confirmation of certificates and tickets, H&S credentials)
  • Enhanced vetting and checks for highly regulated industries
  • Next day placement services

Construction professionals are crucial to the successful delivery of any project, from concise planning to management and cost control. We understand that having the right professionals and experts managing, designing and overseeing the development of your projects is important.

City Calling are highly specialised in sourcing and placing construction professionals, from our understanding of the industry to our agent’s expert knowledge. Our targeted and industry focused approach means we can identify and source the required talent and specialisms your organisation needs to deliver its major schemes, projects and developments.

City Calling are here to help supply construction organisations with professional and specialist individuals, of all seniority, such as:

  • Engineers
  • Project Managers 
  • Quantity Surveyors 
  • Health & Safety 
  • Environmental & Sustainability
  • Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Designers & Architects 
  • Construction Managers

Larger projects or more specialist areas within your organisation may develop a need for specific skill sets, but not on a permanent basis. These one-off pieces of work or consultancy can be completed by using specialist consultants, appointed on a project assignment basis.

The value of using outsourced or contractual based hires means organisations and projects can benefit from specialist skill sets required for a set length of time. This means that complex requirements on construction projects can be delivered without the financial commitment of a permanent placement.

Our outsourcing and contractual hires service can include:

  • Assistance with job specification
  • Defining skill requirements
  • Initial profiling and screening of potential candidates
  • Access to construction industry specialists

Identifying and attracting the right ‘C-Level’ leader within construction and infrastructure is critical to organisational growth and success. It is therefore imperative to match skills, experience and knowledge with the aspirations and objectives of the organisation. City Calling seeks to understand your overall business objectives before targeting and approaching senior candidates.

Our Executive Search service is tailored to each client we work with, dependant on their sector specialism. We take the time to understand your business and ensure that identified senior candidates are the right fit, both in regards to sector experience and culture. Getting this established at the outset ensures that we target and source construction executives that are a suitable match to your business and will contribute to achieving future success and business objectives.

The demands of the construction industry are known for fluctuating. Here at City Calling we understand that occasionally organisations need additional help or resource to help kick start a project or push it through the final stages.

Whether it is flexible working, role cover or an increase in workload, City Calling can deliver additional professional resource on a temporary basis. We work with you to establish and document appropriate contract criteria and requirements that will help assist you through the more demanding periods.

City Calling hold a pre-approved pool of temporary and agency-based candidates to support each individual organisational need on a short or longer-term basis.

Download a Copy of our Recruitment Guide

Growing your existing team, forming a new department or simply looking for new skills to enhance your organisation? Download a copy of our Employers Recruitment Checklist to support you in your recruitment journey. 

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    Our Candidate Services

    City Calling are here to help you secure your next contract, assignment or placement within the construction industry. Our team of specialist agents are on hand to assist you with your next career move or help you utilise your skills on a UK construction site.

    The construction industry offers all trades and professionals a variety of career and project opportunity. Our team take the time to understand your career and placement aspirations to ensure that we match you with the perfect job opportunities. City calling are always on the look for skilled and specialist individuals from on-site trades to board level professionals. 

    CV Writing

    Whether you need help creating a CV or simply just advice on how to improve and update your existing one, our team are on hand to help bring your CV up to industry standards.

    Advice & Guidance

    Our team of agents have extensive experience of recruiting across the built environment sector, therefore are ready to advice and guide you through your recruitment journey.

    Interview Preparation

    We know interviewing can be a daunting prospect, therefore we aim to help our candidates through the process through mock interviews and key research support.

    Job & Assignments

    We can keep your information on our system ready for any future assignments or work opportunities that match your profile, simply contact one of our agents today to get signed up.

    Job Matching

    We only ever present candidates with opportunities that match their skill set, qualifications and expertise.

    Temporary Opportunities

    Many of our candidates prefer temporary and freelance work, so if you are looking for your next placement or temporary opportunity be sure to contact our agents today.

    Download a Copy of our Recruitment Guide

    Looking to change role or fancy a new challenge but not sure where to start? Our recruitment guides provides a clear checklist to help you get started on the search for your new job. Download a copy today to get a head start on your job hunt. 

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