DITT currently employ over 90 personnel.  As one of the largest construction employers within Shetland we are able to offer positions in a variety of professions and trades.

The principle trades we employ are joinery, bricklaying, plumbing and painting.

We currently have the following vacancies: 

Apprenticeship opportunities

It's that time of year when DITT's management are keen to offer enthusiastic individuals an apprenticeship within the company.

If you are interested in either being a Plant Engineer or a Joiner, please submit your CV/qualification by email to

Plumbing & Heating Manager

A commercially aware, self-motivated individual is sought for the above post.

The successful applicant will have responsibility for managing a team of plumbers who carry out domestic and commercial works.  The role requires good people management skills and a good technical knowledge, and will include the following duties:   customer liason, pricing of tenders and estimates, project management, work planning, ensuring safe working practices are used and invoicing.

You should have a technical qualification as a commercial plumbing or heating engineer.  Candidates should be able to demonstrate experience in a similar capacity.

Salary commensurate with age and experience.    Full driving licence essential.

Applications in writing to

Mr Peter Tait, Joint Managing Director,
D.I.T.T. Construction Ltd,
Holmsgarth Road,
ZE1 0PW.