ECA - Electrical Contractors' Association
The ECA has been a driving force in the electrical engineering and building services industry since its formation in 1901. Today, many organisations that are involved in improving industry standards and embracing positive change do so as a direct result of ECA involvement or alternatively engage with the ECA on an ongoing basis.
Build Momentum in partnership/association with GB Construction Training What they do: Build Momentum is a construction specific business development agency based in Essex covering the whole of the UK. Working with a range of companies within the construction industry providing an array of services including tender opportunities, business development, estimating services, recruitment and payroll.
For skilled workers arriving in the UK Build Momentum can help you move forward whether you decide to seek employment or set up to work for yourself. They have many companies throughout the UK, looking for people exactly like you, so they can find you work wherever you choose to be based. If you prefer to work for yourself Build Momentum can help you find work, set up as a limited company and provide low cost CIS payroll. (Construction workers in the UK are liable to pay tax through the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS))
City & Guilds
GBCT are a City & Guilds Approved Centre providing UK qualifications for the Electrical Industry.
City & Guilds are a leading vocational education and training organisation, providing services to training providers, employers, and trainees across a variety of sectors to meet the needs of today’s workplace. Their qualifications are valued by employers and delivered through over 10,000 training centres across the world to help individuals develop their talents and abilities for future career progression.
CSCS is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry.
CSCS cards provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out.
Joint Industry Board
The JIB is a completely impartial organisation that sets standards, regulates relations between employers and employees, and improves the industry, its status and productivity. Since its inception, the JIB has fostered an enviable relationship between electrical contracting companies of every size and their workforce. In setting the standards for training, competence and terms and conditions of employment, the JIB has helped its members to maintain stability in the workplace and offer employment conditions that attract, train and motivate the best operatives.
Electrical Workers Registration Board
The Electrical Workers Registration Board was established in 1992 to promote safety for all New Zealanders by ensuring the competence of electrical and electronic workers. The Board consists of seven members from around New Zealand, representing both trade and the public. Five members are registered electrical workers and two are lay members. All are appointed by the Minister for Building and Construction. Professional and administrative support for the Board is provided by the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment.
Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. Schneider Electric is the only global specialist in energy management and a world leader in energy efficiency.
Hamer Limited is an importer and distributor of high quality products for the wide electrical industry. These products are generally available through all recognised electrical wholesale outlets throughout New Zealand. If the products are not available from your selected outlet, in most cases overnight delivery can be arranged to suit you..
Canstaff specialise in Construction and Engineering recruitment as well as local and global candidate sourcing. They are trusted around the world to provide a tailored service to provide both candidates and clients with a service that accurately meets your requirements. If you’re moving to New Zealand or Australia from the UK, or an Australian or Kiwi resident looking to work globally Canstaff can help.