Hire Controller, Hire Controller Jobs, Hire Controller Recruitment, Hire Controller Vacancies, Construction, Dave Irons, Permanent Full Time

Hire controller – what do they do?

28th November 2017

Hire controller jobs are a frequent sight on Embark Recruitment’s website. Hire controller vacancies are on the increase and data from Adzuna reveal that there is 40.5 per cent more hire controller job adverts compared to this time last year. It’s not only the amount of hire controller jobs that are on the rise, the…

How London’s T-charge will affect logistics

How London’s T-charge will affect logistics

31st October 2017

London’s T-Charge has come into effect as part of the wider scale plans by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to tackle the high pollution and toxic air levels in the capital. The introductions will see drivers whose car do not meet certain standards have to pay a charge when entering the city. As well…

How to get a job as a tool hire depot manager

How to get a job as a tool hire depot manager

20th September 2017

Working in the tool hire industry is an attractive prospect for many. Tool hire is a term that covers the majority of areas of the supply chain in the plant and tool hire sector. There is a range of possible jobs in the industry, all requiring different specialist’s skills. The roles are often for large…

HGVs driving UK

Self-driving lorries to be tested on UK roads

29th August 2017

To many people, self-driving lorries still seem as something that will only be seen on the movie screen, but a surprise is the fact that the technology is there and is becoming ever closer to being a reality on the roads. There has been plenty said about self-driving cars and a common feature in the…

What’s needed for a forklift engineer job?

What’s needed for a forklift engineer job?

25th July 2017

At Embark Recruitment, we are experts in recruitment in the plant & tool hire industry. This can range from HGV driver roles to office-based depot managers. One of the main job roles that we cover is service engineers. Service engineers visit clients to resolve functional problems in machinery by making assessments and resolving issues. Within…

What are recruiters looking for in a fitter engineer?

What are recruiters looking for in a fitter engineer?

25th May 2017

Fitter engineers install, maintain and repair mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems and equipment. They work from detailed engineering drawings and technical manuals to fit and assemble parts and components for a variety of machinery. The role involves dealing with the various processes involved in making or producing components for machinery. What skills are required to…

Construction boom assists plant and tool hire jobs market

Construction boom assists plant and tool hire jobs market

3rd May 2017

The plant and tool hire jobs market is heavily entwined with the construction industry but what do the latest forecasts mean for people looking to get employment in the plant and tool hire industry? The results look quite promising due to the fact the construction industry seems to finally be shrugging off the Brexit fears. Markit/CIPS, the…

HGV driver on motorway

How and why becoming a HGV driver is a good career choice

28th April 2017

Heavy goods vehicle (HGV) l drivers transport goods between distributors, suppliers and customers. HGV drivers play an important role in the supply chain and help keep the country stocked up. Benefits of becoming a HGV driver Obviously, there is a lot of travel involved in the job, but for someone who enjoys being out on the road,…

Introduction of T-levels could increase tool hire numbers

Introduction of T-levels Could Increase Tool Hire Numbers

20th March 2017

In the 2017 Budget, it was announced that the UK will invest heavily in a new technical qualification named T-levels. For years, the widely accepted route to ‘success’ has been GCSE to A-level, then A-level onto university. T-levels will bypass this familiar route and give young people a pathway into 15 sectors where technical training…

Safety measures in construction site operations are critical

Safety Measures in Construction Site Operations are Critical

16th March 2017

Safety in the workplace. We all know about it and when the next safety briefing comes up we all groan inwardly thinking there is always something better we could be doing with our time but in actual fact these boring briefings and information sessions help towards saving hundreds if not thousands of injuries from occurring each year.  When you…