Trade Counter Assistant

Job Opportunity: Trainee Counter Assistant

Trainee Counter Assistant
We currently have a full time vacancy for a Trainee Counter Assistant at BHC Builders Merchants based in Carnwath.

The role of Trainee Counter Assistant involves: –

  • Serving customers at the shop counter.
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of vehicles – manual handling where required.
  • Stock Control/ Merchandising.
  • Customer focused, polite and have a friendly manner.
  • Good communication skills and a hard-working team player.
  • Computer literate and telephone sales experience preferred.
  • Experience within a builders merchant with knowledge of timber and building products would be an advantage but not essential.

Applications to be submitted using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located at the bottom of the Recruitment page.

Construction Administrator

Job Opportunity: Construction Administrator – Vacancy Fulfilled

Construction 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 a Construction Administrator.

The role will require you to assist with all administrative tasks relating to BHC projects.

Duties of the Construction Administrator include:

  • Scheduling resources for sites including labour and plant ensuring current certification is in place.
  • Responsible for the allocation of plant on all sites including hire and off hire of all hired plant.
  • Responsible for maintaining the holiday planner scheduling holiday requests for sites operatives ensuring sufficient cover.
  • Arrange accommodation and travel for site teams working away.
  • Assist with the scheduling of materials for site delivery.
  • Collate all site documents for review, including time sheets, work records, check sheets, expenses, receipts and KPI’s.
  • Liaise with Project Managers and Suppliers regarding site requirements.

Requirements of the role:

  • Good communication skills, ability to work on your own or as part of a team.
  • Computer literate, conversant with all Microsoft packages and able to learn new software in a timeous fashion.
  • Graduate in Project & Construction Management is preferable.
  • Experience working on sites would be beneficial.

Job Location – Carnwath, South Lanarkshire (site visits as required).

Applications to be submitted using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located on the Recruitment Page.

Jas P Wilson

JAS P Wilson – Office Extension & Showroom

Jas P Wilson - Forest Machines

Works are well underway at JAS P Wilson.

BHC’s architectural department designed the new offices, showroom and store extension for JAS P Wilson, Dalbeattie.

As Principal Contractor, BHC have been involved in the project from the earliest stages of inception to the successful achievement of Planning Permission through to the construction phase.

Throughout construction BHC have been utilising our own in-house site squads.



9% of Steelwork Erected at Edinburgh St James Centre

Edinburgh St James Centre

BHC continue to make significant progress onsite at Edinburgh St James Centre.

Between July and September this year BHC made significant progress on site at the redevelopment of the Edinburgh St James Centre. We erected 1,300 tonnes of structural steelwork, utilising only one tower crane and laying 11,000 square metres of structural metal decking.

This means BHC have now erected 9% of the project.

Edinburgh St James


Throughout the duration of the project BHC will supply, fabricate and erect approximately 15,000 tonnes of steelwork over a period of two years.

The redevelopment of the Edinburgh St James Centre will transforms the city’s east end and will inject over £1 billion of investment into Scotland’s capital. The development will provide the city with a mix of well-known high street and high end brands catering to everyone from Edinburgh’s locals to tourists from all over the world. The 1.7 million square foot scheme comprises of 850,000 square foot of retail and leisure space including Edinburgh’s first Everyman Cinema, the iconic W Hotel with over 200 hotel rooms and 150 private residential apartments.