Fabricating Trusses for The Post Buidling

Fabricating Large Trusses

The Post Building, Truss

Last week in the BHC Workshop our Welder Fabricators worked on several large trusses for the redevelopment of the Post Building, London.

Shotts Thistles

BHC sponsor Shotts Thistles AFC

BHC have sponsored the 2017 – 2018 Shotts Thistle AFC football kits.

Shotts Thistle AFC

The team comprise of a number of BHC’s workshop employees and apprentices with home games taking place at Calderhead High School, Shotts. Back in 2010, BHC were responsible for providing the structural steelwork and metal decking for the High School.

West Lothian College

West Lothian College visit BHC.

Mechanical Engineering Students gain insight into BHC operations.

Recently BHC welcomed a group of Mechanical Engineering Students to our premises in Carnwath. The students were given a brief presentation and tour regarding their chosen specialist subjects including; materials used at BHC, manufacturing processes and facilities and the use of renewable energy sources at BHC.

Cost Management Accountant

Job Opportunity: Cost Management Accountant – Vacancy Fulfilled

Cost Management Accountant

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 Cost Management Accountant within the Company who will report directly to the directors and senior management.

Candidates should have a minimum of three years’ experience developing project cost accounting methodology and processes as well as implementing these processes with ongoing projects.

Basic duties of the role:

  • Manage and drive through change initiatives as identified.
  • Understand and document key processes, whilst seeking streamlining opportunities.
  • Develop KPI reporting and analysis.
  • Challenge current ways of working, driving efficiencies and cost savings wherever possible and to set best practice across the organisation.
  • Be comfortable dealing with and working through issues and operational challenges with project teams and getting into details to ensure you understand the cost drivers of the business.
  • Reconcile and submit VAT returns to HMRC.
  • Prepare payroll reconciliations for Direct and Indirect wages.
  • Prepare Fixed Asset Schedule and depreciation allocation.
  • Any Ad-hoc financial reporting as required.
  • Manage and lead accounts department team and ensure all deadlines are met.

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Strong investigative & analytical ability.
  • Excellent attention to detail in order to accurately report any variances to budget for the duration of projects.
  • The individual must have a strong ability to manage their own workload and prioritise tasks effectively.
  • Good team player.
  • Demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm to making a valued contribution to the company.
  • Solid accounting skills, diligent and accurate.
  • Excellent spread sheet skills, including being comfortable with pivots, advanced formulae and charting.

Qualification in Accountancy is desirable but not essential.

Job Location:- Carnwath, South Lanarkshire

Applications can be sent via the BHC Job Enquiry Form

Assistant Administrator

Job Opportunity: Assistant Administrator – Vacancy Fulfilled

Assistant Administrator

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

We currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Administrator to support our drawing office and production teams.

Duties of the Administrator include:

  • Receive drawings from BHC / external drawing offices / technical personnel / external sources (Arch, Eng etc.) and upload to correct locations.
  • Update drawing registers.
  • Ensure correct revisions are on drawings.
  • Issue updated drawings and registers when changes happen or when requests are made to receive.
  • Review notification information and issue out lists of new information / drawings or links to relevant persons.
  • Send drawing packages when requested to BHC personnel.
  • Issue out weekly reports to BHC personnel or external clients where required.
  • Ensure BHC teams are kept up to date with latest information.

Requirements of the role:

  • Strong and confident communicator.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Microsoft Office proficient.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Experience in a similar role would be advantageous, but the willingness to learn and develop in the role are equally as important.

Job location: – Carnwath, South Lanarkshire.

Applications to be sent via the BHC Job Enquiry Form


Had-Fab Industrial Extension

Had-Fab Extension

BHC continue to make progress onsite at the Had-Fab factory extension.

Concrete floor slab is now being poured and side wall cladding installation is on-going. The extension will cover the existing gantry cranes used by Had-Fab to give protection to the materials stored under the cranes as well as providing cover to the Had-Fab employees whilst they work in this area.

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