Why you should consider a career as an HGV driver

Lorry HGV on motorway

The new year is fast approaching and, for most, that means a look at their career. Are you enjoying your current role? Do you wake up and dread the working day ahead? If so, 2019 might be the year for you to look elsewhere and make some worthwhile changes to your career. A career that…

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Should the construction industry look to larger lorries?

HGV driver on motorway

Travel pollution is a hot topic. And one of the largest culprits for lowering air quality through travel is bulk movement HGVs that make their way up and down the UK in their droves every single day. Sustainable transport is making its way into the car and van market but is yet to make an…

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Interview preparation for a tool and plant hire industry job

So, you’ve had a phone call or email inviting you to an interview for a tool or plant hire job that you recently applied for. Congratulations! This means that the employer has seen enough in your CV to acknowledge that you are capable of succeeding in the role. The interview is an opportunity for you…

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What should a hire controller job advert include?

Within tool and plant hire, it is the hire controller’s job to manage all of the orders with suppliers and facilitating contracts. If a plant and tool hire supplier wants to be known for a good service, having a good hire controller in place is vital. The hire controller is the main contact for customers…

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Demand for construction machinery on the rise

The global market for construction machinery grew by a quarter in 2017, proving that construction plant hire is a growing industry. There are many reasons for why construction machinery will be needed by the sector. From building a house to raising a skyscraper, there is a range of equipment needed to make it happen. Building…

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What does a tool hire depot manager do?

Tool hire depot manager vacancies often appear on our jobs list. But what’s involved in this role? Experience in and up-to-date knowledge of the tool hire industry is a given. However many other qualities are needed to succeed in this rewarding yet demanding job where no two days are the same. First rate customer service…

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What licence do HGV drivers need for their job?

HGV driving on UK motorway

For persons both young and old, a career as a HGV driver can be a lucrative one. It provides flexibility, gives you a sense of independence and enables you to earn an excellent living while building yourself a stable future. Before you start looking for such HGV driver jobs, persons interested should bear in mind…

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What are recruiters looking for in a fitter engineer?

Fitter engineer with machinery

In the UK, there are around 1.5 million people working in engineer-related roles. This means that there is a steady demand for experienced fitter engineers. So, what is a fitter engineer and how do you get into this career? What is a fitter engineer? Fitter engineers install, maintain and repair mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems…

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