News

  

Members’ views sought on driving quality in the industry

Posted on 6/17/2022
SELECT Members are being invited to submit their thoughts on how to drive quality in the building services industry as part of a new survey.

  

Survey shows that firms are hunting for the right people to aid bounce back

Posted on 6/14/2022
Materials shortages and cashflow continue to affect the construction sector, but recruiting and retaining the right calibre of staff is now the biggest curb on business growth.

  

Job opportunities now available in 4 key roles at SELECT

Posted on 6/14/2022
SELECT is currently looking to recruit four new members of staff, working both remotely and at The Walled Garden outside Penicuik.

  

Alistair Grant is elected as new President of SELECT

Posted on 6/7/2022
A veteran small business owner with more than 40 years’ experience in the electrical industry has been elected as the new President of SELECT.

  

Minister to speak at special SELECT President’s Lunch in Glasgow

Posted on 5/26/2022
Government minister Ivan McKee will be the headline speaker at a special SELECT President’s Lunch, which will be hosted in the spectacular surroundings of the voco® Grand Central Glasgow hotel on Friday 30 September.

  

MP Owen Thompson adds name to Wall of Support during visit to SELECT HQ

Posted on 4/26/2022
A visit by a prominent Westminster politician has added further support to the long-running campaign for the regulation of the electrical industry being spearheaded by SELECT.

  

Minister Lorna Slater makes skills plea in SELECT Earth Day video

Posted on 4/21/2022
On the eve of the annual Earth Day celebrations, Scottish Government Minister Lorna Slater has told SELECT that more women should join the construction industry and use their skills to build a greener future to help protect the planet.

  

Activity infographic released for Q1 of 2022

Posted on 4/1/2022
SELECT has released its first infographic of quarterly statistics for 2022, showing the latest range of activity carried out by the association.

  

FETA and LEIA join 4 MSPs as new bricks on Wall of Support

Posted on 3/31/2022
SELECT’s campaign for regulation of the electrical industry continues to attract more backing, with two major industry organisations and four MSPs adding their names to our Wall of Support.

  

SELECT donates safe isolation posters and toolbox cards to apprentices

Posted on 3/24/2022
SELECT’s Technical team is handing out posters and a handy toolbox-sized safe isolation flowchart to remind apprentices and adult trainees of correct working practices.