Our Opportunities

A growing business with opportunities for all trades, labourers and apprentices.

3b construction is a privately owned construction company with offices in Minishant, Ayr and Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway. Working in both the public and private sectors, we deliver contracts of up to £25m in value employing over 160 people across our 4 divisions. 3b construction are a dynamic company to work for and with. We always have positions available in various divisions and have good progression opportunities for all employees with key benefits and a great record of employee retention.

Career benefits

Ongoing Training

Career Progression

Pension Scheme

Good Salary Package

University Degrees

Long term Job Security


Work Placements

Job Roles With 3b

Office professional – Quantity Surveyor, Estimator, Accounts, Health and Safety Advisor, Human Resources, AdministrationCivil Engineering – Engineer, CAD operator, Designer, Digital ModellerBuilders & Joiners – Joiner, Plumber, Electrician, Welder, BricklayerMachine Operators – Lorry Driver, Crane Operator, Hiab Operator, Machine Operator

Success Stories

Stewart Allan


Stewart left school and joined 3b construction on our graduate training programme. He attended university funded by 3b construction whilst enjoying work experience with the company. Stewart is now fully qualified with an honours degree and has embarked on his full-time career with 3b construction. Stewart is now developing a team of estimators and supporting junior members of staff through their training.

Lorna McColm

Accounts Administrator

Lorna joined 3b construction straight from school in September 2016. Lorna embarked on her professional accounts training a year after joining the company and has attained her AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting which was fully funded by 3b construction. Lorna is now working towards her AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting. Lorna says “3b construction has allowed me to develop my confidence and I enjoy the benefits of working full time and getting paid as well as attaining my professional qualification”.

Scott Allan

Site Manager

Scott joined 3b construction as an apprentice joiner in 2005 and is one of our longest serving employees. He completed his joinery apprenticeship 4 years later. Scott has worked as a joiner on various significant projects for 3b construction gaining experience in all aspects of building. Scott progressed to Foreman and more recently Contracts Manager. He has recently successfully delivered our Coo Palace project and is now leading our Wildland project. Scott says “the sky is the limit with 3b construction, all you need to do is work hard and be prepared to learn”.

Experienced Joiners and Stonemasons - Wildland, Tongue

Based on site in the Scottish Highlands working on a very prestigious development.Good rates of pay depending on experience.Self employed, immediate starts and accommodation available.Opportunities for hill walking, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, surfing, kayaking etc.Please call Scott Allan on 07870481425 or email you CV to careers@3bconstruction.co.uk

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20% of our workforce are enrolled on degree’s, apprenticeships or professional training schemes. We are committed to recruiting and developing people across the company. 75% of our top management roles are held by long serving employees who have worked up to the position. All our employees are enrolled onto our training programme from day one and training requirements identified and fulfilled.