Hebburn-headquartered Castle Building Services has made a new appointment, following a series of contract wins and its expansion in Scotland.
David Mathieson has joined the business, which employs 134 staff, as senior quantity surveyor.
Mathieson previously held the position of senior quantity surveyor at Arc-Tech Scotland for nearly five years.
At Castle Building Services he will now focus his activities around the Edinburgh and Glasgow offices.
The appointment follows a series of high-profile contract wins, including working as principal contracts for the PragmatIC Park electronics facility in Durham.
It also has a large portfolio of education-based projects across Scotland, including the £60m Winchburgh Academy, which features four buildings, developed on a 32-hectare site providing facilities for 4,000 students. The company is working closely with Morrison Construction on behalf of West Lothian Council.
Managing director Andrew Dawson said: “We warmly welcome David to the business. He joins at a time of continued growth and has the experience to add real value to our clients.
“It is our aim to continue to recruit and retain high quality employees and offer career opportunities across all levels of the business.
“We currently have 46 direct employees working throughout Scotland and we continue to win work as a result of our commitment to building lasting relationships with clients and by creating sustainable career opportunities for all our people.””
Mathieson added: “I join Castle Building Services at an exciting time. I was attracted to the role because it has a good reputation and clear progression routes in place for employees to continue their personal progression.”