What our clients are saying

James Paul has consistently demonstrated his exceptional recruiting skills in the construction sector over the course of several years working with our Construction team. Our partnership with Contec Recruitment and specifically James has become an invaluable asset, rooted in a foundation of trust and mutual respect. Despite the challenging landscape within the industry’s toughest recruitment period to date, James has sourced and placed a multitude of talented individuals across our diverse site and office positions within the organization.

Time and time again, James has surpassed our expectations by presenting us with outstanding candidates who not only possess the requisite skills and qualifications but also excel as top performers in the highly demanding construction industry. His unwavering commitment to delivering quality professionals has solidified our perception of James as an integral member of our own team.

We wholeheartedly endorse James Paul for his contributions, impeccable service, and his ability to continuously surpass expectations in the realm of recruitment.

Guy Walters

General Manager, Azure Build

I’ve been working with David at Contec for many years now and his dedication to finding us the right candidate is unparalleled. He has always been the first option for resourcing at Chapcon as he has always gone the extra step to ensure our needs are met. He understands the importance of our culture and hiring in line with our values.

David McEvoy

Operations Manager, Chapcon

I’ve been working with Samantha for quite a few years now. Sam has consistently demonstrated a unique blend of professionalism, expertise, and approachability throughout this time, which has greatly impressed me.

As a family-owned and operated business, finding the right individual for our company is crucial, and Samantha has proven invaluable in helping achieve this. From the outset, she took the time to understand our organisation’s culture, values, and specific hiring needs. This commitment and dedication to comprehending our requirements ensured that she presented us with candidates who possess the necessary skills and seamlessly fit into our team.

Samantha’s friendly and approachable nature makes the recruitment process effortless and enjoyable. She fosters an open line of communication where I can candidly discuss preferences and concerns, leading to a streamlined and effective selection process. Her ability to connect personally while maintaining the utmost professionalism is genuinely remarkable.

One of the most incredible things about working with Samantha is her genuine interest in the success of both candidates and our company. She not only focuses on ensuring candidates are a good fit for our organisation but also ensures that the position is aligned with the candidate’s career aspirations and goals.

In conclusion, Samantha Webber is a truly outstanding down-to-earth recruiter, and I highly recommend her services to any employer.

Paul Robson

Precontracts Manager, MCILWAIN

Contec are our preferred provider for recruitment services for engineering and construction personnel. The calibre of the candidates they present to us are always first class and they consistently provide an excellent level of service. We would have no hesitation in recommending them for any of your recruitment needs

Tim McIlwain

Director, McIlwain Civil

David at Contec has worked with Traders In Purple to successfully connect suitable construction resources for our business in a challenging recruitment market. The candidate due diligence completed by David and Contec is second to none and their considered approach to communication is exemplary. Traders highly recommend Contec’s services and will continue to partner with them in the future.

Brad Coombs

Construction Director, National Traders In Purple

Dave and James at Contec are really easy to partner with – they have years of industry contacts between them, are construction experts rather than just recruiters, and build great relationships with both client and candidate, to get a quality result.

Celestine Willmott

Recruitment Manager, McNab

I have worked with David Howe over many years, both as an internal recruiter and an external recruiting consultant. I am happy to say that David has helped me fill many roles over the years with great candidates. All the due diligence checks and balances have been completed prior to me becoming involved. David genuinely understands the business and the requirements for the role. David only puts forward appropriate candidates that fit for these requirements. This includes the right fit for culture.

Mathew Kemp

Commercial Manager, Shape

I have worked with Sam for a number of years in the civil industry and she is professional, dedicated and knowledgeable in her market. Sam provides a streamline process with clear and honest communication.

Sam has a great aptitude presenting the business to desirable candidates, showcasing the business’ overview, projects, and benefits. Her approach to understanding what the business needs and linking the right candidate to that need – is her competitive edge!

Sam is personable, responsive and has a positive demeanour which makes it a pleasure to continue working with her. I would definitely recommend her to any company that is looking to secure her services.

Hannah Milford

Group HR Manager, MPC Kinetic