2018 Apprentices

2018 Apprentices

BHC would like to thank everyone that made the effort to attend our Apprenticeship Open Day in June.

Following the success of the day, we have hired 17 apprentices for our manufacturing workshop. The group included Apprentice CNC Operatives, Fabricator Welders, Industrial Spray Painters and Platers.

The apprenticeship is a modular based training course that is completed within the workplace. The modules will be used to guide the apprentices through the various aspects of the role e.g. the Fabricator Welders will gain experience in the role of marking, cutting and assembling steel components with the assistance of those who have the skills and experience to guide them.

On completion of the apprenticeship, employees will be awarded the BCSA CRAFT Apprenticeship.

Job Opportunity: Part Time Cleaner

Part Time Cleaner

Reporting to various management, the role involves maintaining a consistent level of housekeeping, ensuring that all scheduled cleaning works are completed in a timeous fashion.

Key Objectives:

  • Upkeep of Builders Merchants including the cleaning and tidying of all shop displays.
  • Maintaining clean and tidy offices, kitchens and toilet blocks.
  • Making sure the outside areas of the shop are well presented, clean windows, swept entrance etc.

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • Good attention to detail.
  • The ability to work independently and use initiative.
  • To be reliable and responsible with a flexible approach to work.

This role will require a minimum of 12 works hours per week.

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry form located on the Recruitment Page.

BHC Open Day 2018

BHC will be opening our doors to the local community on Wednesday 6th June 2018 BHC will be hosting our Annual Apprentice Open Day. 

There are many career options within the Structural Steel industry. Where you start does not matter as much as the many different directions you can take and how far you are willing to go.

At BHC, we offer a 4 year apprenticeship programme devised by the BCSA (British Constructional Steelwork Association). As an apprentice, you will learn on the job, build skills and gain qualifications for life.

BHC Apprentice Open Day 2018

Wednesday 6th June

BHC, Medwyn Park, Edinburgh Road, Carnwath, ML11 8HS.

To register your interest email Nicola Young – nyoung@bhc.ltd.uk.

 

 

Job Opportunity – HGV Class 1 Driver

HGV Class 1 Driver

We currently have a vacancy for an HGV Class 1 Driver.

As an experienced HGV Class 1 Driver you ideally will have:

  • Current C+E license.
  • Valid Driver Qualification Card (drivers CPC).
  • previous experience in a similar role is preferred, however full training will be given. (steel loads and plant loads).
  • Telehandler and Cherrypicker experience also required but not essential as training would also be given.

Other skills required: –

  • Good Timekeeping.
  • Hard working.
  • Reliable.

Job Location – Carnwath / Various Locations throughout the UK.

Job Opportunity – Accounts Assistant/ Administrator

Accounts Assistant/Administrator

We currently have a vacancy for an Accounts Assistant/Administrator to support our busy Accounts department.

Basic duties of the role will include:

  • Accurate and timely processing of sub contract pay certs, purchase invoices and supplier statements
  • Completing purchase ledger tasks within issued deadlines
  • Creating purchase orders within accounting system
  • Preparation of nominal ledger journals, miscellaneous receipts and payments
  • Preparing Ad-Hoc invoices and reports for weighbridge activity along with recording vehicle info upon entering/exiting our site
  • CIS submissions to HMRC
  • Liaise with suppliers, sub-contractors and internal departments
  • Dealing with employee accommodation, travel and expenses
  • Administration of company fuel cards and fuel reports
  • Cross support other team members with a view to meeting deadlines
  • Monitoring of stationery stock and placing orders when required
  • Answering phones, greeting guests and general reception/administration duties

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Experience working within an Accounts/Finance department preferred but not essential
  • Computer literate including MS Office packages
  • Knowledge of accounts payable/general ledger procedures
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Must have a strong ability to manage their own workload and prioritise tasks effectively
  • Able to work with minimum supervision and work within deadlines
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and be a pro-active member of the team
  • Proactive, reliability and punctuality is key in this role with excellent attention to detail

Qualification in Accountancy is desirable but not essential.

Job Location:- Carnwath, South Lanarkshire.

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located on the Recruitment page.

Job Opportunity – Excavator Driver

Excavator Driver

BHC require an experienced Excavator Driver to assist with our Main Contract, Industrial and Agricultural projects.

CPCS Card is essential.

As an experienced Machine/Digger Driver who has previously worked on Construction sites, you ideally will have:

Experience driving 13 and 20ton excavators
Ability to work under self-initiative and as part of a team.
Other skills required: –

Good Timekeeping.
Hard working.
Reliable.
Job location – Carnwath, South Lanarkshire / Various locations throughout the UK.

Applications can be submitted using the BHC Job Enquiry Form.

Job Opportunity: Software Developer

Software Developer

Due to our continued expansion we are seeking an experienced Software Developer to work in our IT department. This role will be focused on further developing our own in-house developed Production Tracking System as well as Time & Attendance and HR systems.

We are looking for the following:

  • At least 3 years’ commercial experience
  • Experience using .Net and MS SQL Server to develop desktop applications
  • Experience using reporting tools, preferably Crystal Reports
  • Experience of working on the full development life cycle, from requirement gathering to testing and delivery of final product

The following qualities are also important

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Problem Solving
  • Producing work to a high standard

Job Location – Carnwath, South Lanarkshire

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry Form 

 

Job Opportunity: Civil Working Foreman

Civil Working Foreman

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland. BHC also undertake Main Contract, Industrial and Agricultural Projects for which Groundwork/ Civils squads are carried. 

Due to the growth and expansion of the business we are recruiting a Civil Working Foreman to join our busy teams working UK wide.

Our construction projects vary from main contract to commercial units and agricultural buildings.

As a key member of the construction team you will be required to work within a team and undertake a wide variety of construction projects.

Experience as a working foreman is essential, working with groundworks civils squad, ideally with experience working on various projects including agricultural.

You must also have an in-date SMSTS / SSSTS, CSCS with First Aid being desirable.

Reporting to the Construction Manager and Project Managers, you will be responsible for:

  • Plan the resources required in line with the site programme to ensure targets are met and monitor health and safety, ensuring all operatives are wearing the correct PPE.
  • Carry out site inductions, tool box talks, check certifications.
  • Understand the Company Health and Safety Policy and ensure that it is brought to the attention of all employees.
  • Supervise various trades and subcontractors.
  • Be involved with the construction of commercial and agricultural projects.
  • Various groundworks including the setting of levels and excavations, concreting works including slabs, foundations, formation works, drainage and reinforcement.
  • Larger projects may require coordinating and interfacing with other works such as steel erecting and cladding.
  • Expected to be aware and raise alarm at the presence of dangers on site and adhere to strict health and safety regulations.

Qualifications / Experience:

SMSTS/SSSTS. CSCS and CPCS operationg licenses preferred (although training will be given).

Experience of carrying out the role with civils contractors / construction companies.

Competencies:

  • Leadership
  • High levels of self-motivation
  • Customer Focus
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Approachability
  • Peer relationships
  • Action oriented
  • Planning
  • Time Management
  • Personal Learning
  • Team Working
  • Initiative

 

Applications can be made via the BHC Job Enquiry Form.

 

 

Job Opportunity: Accounts Assistant/Administrator – Vacancy Fulfilled

Accounts Assistant / Administrator

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

We currently have a vacancy for an Accounts Assistant / Administrator to support our busy Accounts department.

Basic duties of the role will include:

  • Accurate and timely processing of sub contract pay certs, purchase invoices and supplier statements.
  • Completing purchase ledger tasks within issued deadlines.
  • Creating purchase orders within accounting system.
  • Preparation of nominal ledger journals, miscellaneous receipts and payments.
  • Preparing Ad-Hoc invoices and reports for weighbridge activity along with recording vehicle information upon entering/exiting our site.
  • CIS submissions to HMRC.
  • Liaise with suppliers, sub-contractors and internal departments.
  • Dealing with employee accommodation, travel and expenses.
  • Administration of company fuel cards and fuel reports.
  • Cross support other team members with a view to meeting deadlines.

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Must have a minimum of 1 year experience working within an Accounts/Finance department.
  • Computer literate including MS Office packages.
  • Knowledge of accounts payable/general ledger procedures.
  • Knowledge of experience of month end processes.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Must have a strong ability to manage their own workload and prioritise tasks effectively.
  • Able to work with minimum supervision and work within deadlines.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and be a pro-active member of the team.
  • Proactive, reliability and punctuality is key in this role with excellent attention to detail.

Qualification in Accountancy is desirable but not essential.

Job location:- Carnwath, South Lanarkshire.

Applications can be made via the BHC Job Enquiry Form.

 

 

Job Opportunity: Trainee Construction Programmer/ Planner

Trainee Construction Programmer/Planner

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

We currently have a vacancy for a Trainee Construction Programmer/ Planner to centralise all of the company’s project & labour plans.

Duties of the Programmer will include:

  • Develop Construction/Tender programs.
  • Conduct site visits and look through the works and drawings when required.
  • Review contractor schedules and schedule risk analysis.
  • Produce progress/program reports in conjunction with Project & Construction Managers.
  • Updating project and site teams with all new project planning information.
  • Produce weekly look-ahead programs and manage critical paths.
  • Advise project teams of any changes or threats and potential steps to counteract these.

Minimum requirements of the role:

  • Candidate must be qualified to degree level in Construction Management.
  • Candidate will preferably have 1+ years site experience together with experience of planning within the construction industry.
  • Working knowledge of the construction process and principles.
  • Great communication skills.

Good IT skills with all Microsoft packages including Microsoft Projects or similar version and the ability to pick up new software quickly.

Job location – Carnwath with site visits when required.

Applications can be made via the BHC Job Enquiry Form.