Potensis Blue


Potensis Blue is a specialist provider of trades and labour staffing to the house building and construction sector. We work with clients working on a mixture of project types ranging from traditional housing, through to apartments, commercial projects and high end mixed use schemes.

Our involvement doesn’t stop with the completion of the construction process, we also recruit for customer care operatives and the full range of reactive and planned/preventative maintenance trades.

Our clients include traditional house builders, residential developers, mixed-use developers, social housing contractors (new build & maintenance), housing associations/RSLs, main contractors, specialist tier 2 contractors, and fit out contractors.

Potensis Blue is also the partner of choice for client’s wishing to meet their section 106 requirements for local labour supply. We have an established capability to provide and retain workers that are local to a particular to a specific scheme, whilst providing the necessary support to document the success of a project in delivering for local communities.


Trades and labour candidates undertake a wide range of hands on roles within the built environment. The work can be physically demanding and can require workers to hold specific qualifications and health & safety certification. All of our trades and labour workers are required to hold the relevant CSCS card/CPCS card or trade registration as required for the role. If you are interested in applying for a trades and labour role, our specialist team will be able to help you understand if you meet the requirements for a specific position.

We cover the following trades and labour roles:

  • Site trades and labour: labourers, skilled labourers, handypersons, multi-traders, plumbers, electricians, 1st & 2nd fix carpenters, shuttering carpenters, ground workers, brick layers, gangers, chain persons, store persons/material controllers and site cleaners.
  • CPCS & allied trades: bankspersons, slingers/signallers, forklift operators (telescopic and side loading), Telescopic 360 Slew operators, IPAF operators, PASMA specialists, appointed person – lifting operations, hoist operators and traffic marshals.
  • Maintenance trades: 2391 electricians, electrical foreperson, domestic heating specialists, floor layers, painter/decorators, carpenters, plasterers, plumbers/pipe fitters, UPVC fitters, void cleaners, roofers, and store persons.
  • Customer care: customer care operative, handy person, customer care advisor/call centre operative and customer relations officers.


Potensis Blue is able to supply trades and labour services on an ad hoc basis, as a sole supplier/master vendor and for statement of works projects. Typically our clients request trades and labour candidates on a temporary basis, however we also offer a permanent recruitment service for all roles.

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