a person who provides a service for payment or other remuneration, but is self employed, or employed by another company
Company retained by prime contractor to provide services.
persons employed to undertake specialist work beyond the capacity or capabilities of the main contractor. Domestic SCs are employed directly by the main contractor. Named SCs are on lists of firms specified by the client or his architect, and thereafter approached by whoever is tendering for the work. Nominated SCs are specialist firms selected by the client or his architect, with whom the main contractor must then work.
Contractor specializing in a particular trade.
Contractors or trades people working for a general contractor.