Fitzgerald (Civil Engineer Contractors)

12/07/2012 - Fitzgerald recognised for their commitment in Leadership and People Development

Fitzgerald Contractors has been highly commended by the West Midlands Centre for Constructing Excellence for their ‘Leadership and People Development’ achievements and future strategies.

Fitzgerald demonstrate a long standing commitment to train, employ and retain people from within their established operating areas

The Judges commented that: “Their commitment to Investors in People and consequent performance development reviews provide a strong foundation from which all employees benefit. The training of all employees and their continuing professional development is of paramount importance and is undertaken through a structured training programme designed to meet their needs and exceed standards set by many of their competitors.”

Nick Coley, Managing Director commented; “The process that we use to develop our staff has proven to be most successful in maintaining a consistent approach to enhancing and refreshing our in-house skills. This gives all personnel in the business the opportunity to continue their growth and progression within the Company. We have a published strategy that provides a clear framework for the various initiatives that we continue to develop in conjunction with training agencies such as CITB Constructionskills, the Learning & Skills Council, Job Centre Plus and other national and local delivery partners.”