We Are Hiring

We are hiring! Thanks to our continual growth, and a number of key projects in the pipeline for 2021 and beyond, JR Construction Scotland Ltd is looking to add to its expert team. We are looking for a Contracts Manager, Site Managers, Assistant Site Managers and an Estimator to join us. So if you are […]

Glasgow Office Manager Builds Strong Career Clocking Up 20 Years of Service

Office Manager, Kellyanne Conway of Paisley’s, The JR Group, has built herself a great career with the leading construction firm, celebrating 20 years’ service. Kellyanne, from Penilee, Glasgow, is responsible for the day to day running and operation of the Group’s Scaffold divisional office and marked the major milestone this month. John Horne, Managing Director […]

Q&A – Senior Project Manager

The JR Group has welcomed new Senior Project Manager, Paul Wilson into the fold. Paul is an experienced senior team member who brings more than 35 years of experience with him to his new role. Paul will be involved in some of the businesses’ key upcoming projects,  leading project teams  to deliver a first-class service […]

JR Group Appoint New HSEQ Manager

IOSH news The JR Group have welcomed Raymond Burns to the team as the new Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) manager. With a history of around 30 years in construction, Raymond is a fantastic addition to the company and will continue to deliver a culture of good HSEQ practice throughout the business. HSEQ Manager […]

New Appointments

BREAKING NEWS: The JR Group are delighted to announce the appointments of John Murdoch as Construction Director, Craig Whyte as Commercial Director and Andrew Dallas as Projects Director. For further information, please click the link below:  

Spotlight on Contracts Manager, John Jack

Our first spotlight feature of 2019 will focus on John Jack, our Contracts Manager here at The JR Group. With over 28 years experience in the construction industry, John will provide some key insights in to his roles as well as his experiences within the industry.  Experiences that have shaped the Manager he is today. […]

Promotions Within the Group

The Board of Directors are delighted to announce the following promotions within the business: Within our Construction Division, Gayle O’Hear will be promoted to the role of Construction Administration Manager. Gayle will be responsible for all pre-contract administration as well as overseeing purchasing and estimating functions. Geanna Cain will also be promoted to Business Development Co-ordinator, […]

Creating Employment: Reece & Gregor’s Story

CASE STUDY 1: TIGERS INITIATIVE-CREATING FULL TIME EMPLOYMENT Upon identifying the need for additional labour at Olympia Street, Glasgow, our Community Benefits team contacted TIGERS a training provider and employment broker. TIGERS specialise in training and preparing young people for entry into the construction industry. TIGERS operate by offering work placements for 6-8 weeks, fully […]

Spotlight on Commercial Manager, Craig Whyte

Craig Whyte is Commercial Manager at The JR Group, with over 20 years experience across both main contracting and private practice. Q.1: Tell us Craig, what is a typical day like as Commercial Manager at The JR Group? My typical day starts in the office at around 7am clearing any unanswered emails from the day […]

New Role for Scottish Construction Specialist

Gary McGregor, formerly Group Managing Director with Glasgow based construction and manufacturing company CCG (Scotland) Ltd has joined Paisley based construction, scaffold and building services company, the JR Group, as Managing Director. The JR Group was founded in 1995 by John Horne and his wife Anne-Marie, and has a turnover in excess of £6m. The […]