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Kent Taught Civils Course on track for 2020
Further meetings have taken place between Pettit’s and East Kent College Group, to deliver a new civils/ground works course to be located in East Kent to commence in 2020. After a co-ordination meeting with the awarding body, things are progressing very well to achieve our target for a course start date in 2020. With Highways […]
100,000 safe hours on site!
This week, Pettit Group achieved a huge milestone for our company. We have achieved 100,000 hours on the Construction phase of the Kent Renewable Energy Project in Sandwich, Kent contracting to Burmeister Wain Scandinavian Contractors. Pettit’s have been carrying out Mechanical and Electrical work on the project since late 2016 and with the project now […]
Kent Construction Summit @ Discovery Park- 5 days to go!
There are just 5 days to go, until the ‘Kent Construction Summit’. The event, organised by the East Kent College Group will take place at Discovery Park– Kent’s largest Business Park, and will give representatives from the civil engineering and building industry working on projects in the County, the opportunity to discuss their viewpoints on […]
Construction Summit- 9th May 2018- Last call!
East Kent College Group are meeting the current and looming Construction skills gap head on with a Civil Engineering and Building Construction Summit at Discovery Park this May. With a growing construction skills gap, and Brexit likely to see many workers leave the UK, East Kent College Group have set a date for a Civil […]
Former Pettit Trainee gains MSc in Quantity Surveying
Congratulations to Brett Mills on completing his Masters in Quantity Surveying with flying colours! Brett is 25 and from Ramsgate, he is a former trainee of Pettit Construction Management, that was encouraged by Pettit Group MD- Simon Pettit to look into a career in Construction. Brett had recently completed his BSc in Sport Science and was weighing up his career choices […]
Kent University Jobs Fair
Pettit Recruitment Solutions were delighted to be able to offer important Construction career advise at the University Of Kent Jobs Fair in Canterbury today. We are still very keen to speak with Post Graduate students who are interested in discussing a move into Construction. Call us on 01304 802720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and find out […]
Kent Biomass project, plays key upskill role
Pettit Recruitment Solutions have been busy at work, promoting the growth of Kent based construction workers on Kent based projects and their persistence seems to be paying dividends for many young men and women in the County. The company, whose Managing Director Elena Chamberlain- is up for KWIBA ‘Kent Business Woman of the Year’, is […]
Another former Pettit Group Quantity Surveyor qualifies!
Former Pettit Group Trainee Quantity Surveyor- Nick Strange has successfully completed his post-graduate PGDip (Surv) study in Quantity Surveying at London South Bank University. Nick Strange started work for Pettit Group in 2015, following graduation from Kent University with a Bsc in Anthropology. Initially, Nick sought advice from our recruitment services team, however it was […]
Canterbury College Careers Fair 2018
Careers Fair season is once again upon us and our first outing this year will be at Canterbury College on the 21st March, followed closely by East Kent College and the Canterbury Universities. For more information, and latest news, give our recruitment team a follow on facebook here
Christmas comes early at the Kent Construction Expo 2017
Pettit Group took their stand at this year’s Kent Construction Expo, amongst some of the leading Construction and Infrastructure companies in the UK. The event, was very well attended and proved a great networking opportunity for al those that visited the Kent County Showground in Detling. Elena Pettit and Annie Lloyd from the recruitment solutions […]