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
Government launches £22m onsite training fund
by email@example.com (David Price) on 18th June 2018 at 11:31 am
The government’s skills minister Anne Milton has launched a £22m initiative to set up 20 onsite construction skills training centres. […]
Contractors see fire safety work jump 50% post-Grenfell
by firstname.lastname@example.org (David Price) on 18th June 2018 at 11:09 am
The number of tenders for fire safety work issued by the public sector has soared 56 per cent in the 12 months since the Grenfell Tower fire. […]
McLaren lands deal for Lebanese consultant's London HQ
by email@example.com (Jack Simpson) on 18th June 2018 at 10:52 am
McLaren has won the deal to build a major mixed-use development in central London for international consultancy the Dar Group. […]
Deliveroo MP enquiry can act as IR35 warning for recruiters
by Recruitment Grapevine on 18th June 2018 at 10:14 am
Deliveroo are under the cosh as of late. Last week, a union was given the green light for a high court challenge over the delivery firms use of self-employment […]
Carillion recruited in Greece and Portugal to plug AWPR skills gap
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Jack Simpson) email@example.com (James Wilmore) on 18th June 2018 at 10:00 am
Carillion was recruiting workers from Portugal and Greece to plug skills gaps on the troubled Aberdeen bypass project before the company went into liquidation […]