M&J Group support Building Heroes

M&J Group are proud to support Building Heroes. Building Heroes provides skills training to Military Veterans and support into employment in the building trades.

Our aim is to tackle unemployment amongst those who have kept us safe by offering them a seamless transition to a new career in construction.”

Building Heroes are seeking six ex-service personnel to join the team as trainee flat roofers. No experience necessary, full training provided, but MUST live within a 30-mile radius of Bedford, which could include Northampton, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Luton and surrounding areas. Email your CV to info@buildingheroes.org.uk if interested.

M&J Group announced as one of the top 100 companies in Bedfordshire for 2017!

Bedfordshire-Limited-2017-Award-Training-CentreWe are pleased to announce that M&J Group is featured in the Bedfordshire Ltd Top 100 Companies for 2017. This is a continued improvement on last year, actually fairing higher in this year’s result.

According to the Bedfordshire Ltd Report, businesses in the county are performing strongly in terms of growth compared to the rest of the UK and this is set to continue. The report, conducted by Grant Thornton, analyses the financial performance of the county’s leading privately owned companies in the county.

M&J Group were presented with the award in recognition of business performance for the year.

Proud Safe2Torch Registered Member

M&J Group (Construction & Roofing) Ltd

M&J Group pledges support to promote a safe system of work when using gas torches. Safe2Torch provides guidance for the safe installation of torch-on reinforced bitumen membranes and use of gas torches in the workplace.

The purpose of this guidance is to promote Safe2Torch specification writing at the initial survey and design stage and a safe system of work when using propane gas torches for the application of roofing membranes and the drying of roof surfaces.

M&J Group should be particular proud of this achievement, as they were so significantly involved in setting this up with NFRC.

As a Safe2Torch Registered Member we commit to:

  • Highlighting and reporting specifications which do not conform to Safe2Torch
  • Identifying and reducing the risk of roof fires caused by gas torches
  • Ensuring all employees are trained in the use of gas torches and their associated risks
  • Ensuring all supervisors or charge hands have completed the Safe2Torch checklist prior to hot works commencing