Welcome To Houghton Cox
Houghton Cox is a dynamic, specialist staffing business with a focus on delivering a high calibre level of service to our customers both in the UK and Mainland Europe. We were founded on the principals of having a genuine interest and passion for the Engineering, Infrastructure and Construction industries through engaging with forward thinking customers and candidates who are eager to add value in becoming future leaders in their fields.
Our customers are some of the largest names involved within the delivery of major projects in Rail, Aviation, Highways, Commercial & Residential Construction, Utilities, Nuclear and Energy.
We mainly focus on the following disciplines: Quantity Surveyors, Estimating & Commercial Managers, Construction Managers, Project Controls Engineers, Project & Programme Managers and Procurement Managers.
Our core philosophy to the recruitment process is simple:
KNOWLEDGE, HONESTY, INTEGRITY, REPUTATION and EFFICIENCY.
Latest News from the Industry
More Carillion construction and rail staff let go
by Zak.GP@emap.com (Zak Garner-Purkis) on 23rd April 2018 at 12:13 pm
Further Carillion construction and rail staff redundancies have been revealed as the contractor’s liquidation process continues. […]
Firm fined for explosion that put worker in coma
by Zak.GP@emap.com (Zak Garner-Purkis) on 23rd April 2018 at 11:34 am
An insulation subcontractor has been fined more than £50,000 after a petrol-powered equipment explosion left a worker with severe burns. […]
Mace gets go-ahead for GPE Hanover Square scheme
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Jack Simpson) on 23rd April 2018 at 11:23 am
Mace has been given the green light to start work on Great Portaland Estates’ multi-million-pound Hanover Square scheme, after the developer secured a […]
FTSE 100 firms recruiting more international CEOs
by Recruitment Grapevine on 23rd April 2018 at 9:55 am
More FTSE 100 firms are hiring CEOs with international experience, although UK candidates do remain the first choice. According to recruitment firm Robert […]
Rec campaign used pole dancing women to lure candidates
by Recruitment Grapevine on 23rd April 2018 at 9:33 am
A historic recruitment campaign for one of the worlds biggest online firms has been outed as using pole dancing women as a pull for candidates. A leading Human […]