Fortel is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of agency labour to the construction industry, offering high volumes and a very fast response across the whole spectrum of labour, trades and professionals. Recent achievements include MSDUK ScaleUp award, Walsall Works Bronze Partnership award and finalists in The Growing Business Awards and finalists in The British Construction Industry Awards.
Trading successfully since 1998, Fortel celebrated its 20year anniversary with 20 charitable fund raising events to promote its values and ethos throughout its business. ‘By improving our workforce, we’re investing in yours’ has been one of their eclectic key moto’s of late.
Over the course of their20-year history, Fortel have developed three distinct operating models:
- People – individuals and teams to work under your supervision.
- Projects – delivering specific contracts for a pre-agreed price.
- Process outsourcing – on going support for your labour requirements.
Unlike many labour suppliers, they are not a CV farm, but assess and select each applicant individually with a view to making them part of the team. Fortel aims to look after all of their people properly, though industry-leading pay and conditions, comprehensive training, and a strong commitment to their wellbeing, as well as language training for those whose mother tongue isn’t English.