Recruitment Analysis in Small and Medium Scale Construction Companies

Authors(3) :-Mukesh T S, Sampathkumar K, Kulanthaivel P

Human resource management practices are widely analysed for the employee concerns and for the company's progress in the advancing state. This project work is done to carry out a study of the Indian construction sector's recruitment process. In particular, emphasis has been made on the small and medium size organisations as there is a lack of good and sound HRM practises, our research will furnish a model which will help enhance the hiring process in companies at the small and medium size levels. This study is purely based on competency approaches in recruitment. Extensive literature review and face to face interactions with company officials at the initial stage helped us realise the important competencies that are relevant to the construction sector, in particular, to the role of site engineer. A questionnaire was created further and was floated out to different companies falling under the specified category (Small and Medium scale). Later SPSS and Microsoft Excel were used to analyse the responses Based on the results obtained, a competency based model was developed that will ultimately help in enhancing the recruitment process of site engineers in small and medium size construction companies.

Authors and Affiliations

Mukesh T S
Construction Engineering and Management, Kongu Engineering College, Erode, Tamilnadu, India
Sampathkumar K
Department of Civil Engineering, Kongu Engineering College, Erode, Tamilnadu, India
Kulanthaivel P
Department of Civil Engineering, Kongu Engineering College, Erode, Tamilnadu, India

Competency, Contextual, Recruitment, SPSS.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 1 | 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-10-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 20-25
Manuscript Number : IJSRCE116
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-6667

Cite This Article :

Mukesh T S, Sampathkumar K, Kulanthaivel P, "Recruitment Analysis in Small and Medium Scale Construction Companies ", International Journal of Scientific Research in Civil Engineering (IJSRCE), ISSN : 2456-6667, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp.20-25, .2016

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