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Property & Construction Recruitment Agency

Linear Recruitment has been a specialist in construction recruitment agency since our conception in 2001. We work on temporary, contract and permanent roles for hundreds of local, regional and national construction companies.

With a number of preferential agreements in place with construction clients, we often have exclusive access to vacancies before they reach the open market. We recruit for all construction and related roles at all levels. 

Many of our temporary and contract candidates have worked with us over a number of years. We remain loyal to our temporary and contract candidates by placing them in new construction jobs once their existing assignment has finished. 

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Construction and Property disciplines we work across

Recognised for placing candidates into superb jobs and long-term careers, our Construction Recruitment Consultants are based in offices in Newcastle, Manchester, Sheffield and Shirebrook where they serve the whole of the UK.

Spanning a broad spectrum of construction recruitment projects, typical assignments we recruit for include: 

  • Commercial, education and leisure construction projects
  • Industrial construction works
  • Private and social housing projects
  • Civil Design Engineer jobs
  • Specialist construction outfits such as shop-fitting, property refurbishments, or groundworks.

Working closely with our recruitment clients, we are able to source and place candidates into construction jobs throughout the entire property construction cycle, from design and consultancy work, through to surveyance, site management and project management. Our Construction Recruitment Consultants work closely together with Consultants from our other sectors too, for example our Trades & Labour Consultants and our Architecture & Design Consultants, expanding our service offering and giving us the ability to provide a wide range of recruitment specialities.

Our Construction & Property Jobs

Typical construction job vacancies we recruit for include, but are not limited to:

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Construction projects we've recruited for

We’ve proudly recruited on behalf of clients working on large, high-profile construction projects across the UK, supplying construction professionals for industrial, commercial and infrastructure projects including:

  • Goodluck Hope, City Island
  • Royal Arsenal Riverside, Woolwich
  • One Blackfriars, Southwark
  • Colwyn Bay Police Headquarters
  • Discovery Quay Student Accommodation
  • Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route construction
  • Amazon Distribution Centres in Bowburn and Wynard
  • Battery Gigaplant in Blyth

Why Construction clients choose Linear Recruitment

Linear Recruitment’s expertise in UK construction and property recruitment, as well as our commitment to candidates and clients, is unparalleled. On top of this, we support all candidates seeking construction jobs with interview advice, CV preparation tips and comprehensive career advice.

Our in-depth knowledge of our construction job seekers, our clients, and their individual industries places us in a unique position to maintain a first-class pool of candidates for placement into temporary, permanent and contract construction roles. 

Get in touch with our Construction Recruitment team for free and comprehensive advice, and to discuss how we can help place you in your perfect role. Alternatively, get started right away by searching our open construction and property job vacancies or submit your CV to be notified of construction jobs that might interest you.

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Case Studies

Take a look at our Case Studies to find out more about how we've supported our clients to achieve their objectives through high levels of customer service and personal approach to recruitment.


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  • This is a unique market. Dave always seems to find the right applicants, is always honest and always keeps me informed throughout the recruitment process. I would recommend Dave to any engineering company especially companies who require specialist trades.  

    Richard Wilkes (Emerson Automation Solutions)
  • We have used Linear for well over a decade and consider them to be the only agency that fully meets our needs. Their consultants always listen to our requirements and match the best candidates to the roles. 

    Mick Quinn (GMR)
  • We find all of the Linear team extremely helpful and communicative in advising if they have been able to resource our sites as requested. Our contact is extremely knowledgeable about the industry we work in.

    Caroline Johnson (C Spencer)
  • Linear stands out from any competitors. There is a reassuring sense of passion and pride to obtain a position that you will suceed in and enjoy. Over the past four years I have had nothing but support and encouragement from my recruitment agency. Linear Recruitment has exceeded all of my expectations 

    D Howells (Candidate)
  • Friendly, always there for you and if half the agencies out there followed suit the recruitment sector wouldn't have hald the negative stigma it has. 

    L Ridgeon  (Candidate)
  • The level of contact and communication was 100% every step of the way. I am very impressed with Linear Recruitment’s professionalism and welcoming service. I had registered with other leading agencies but they paled in comparison.

    S Bone  (Candidate)
  • I have been working with Linear Recruitment for a while and they always deliver. They have a knowledgable, pro-active and friendly team who I have promoted to my colleagues at Wates. I can highly recommend Darren and his team.

    Ben Simona (Operations Manager)
  • I joined Linear Recruitment through a referral and have since not regretted this. Linear is manned by knowledgable front line staff who listen to concerns and are very quick in response to issues or emails. The rail recruitment team always inform you in advance if there are no shifts for the coming week or if there are any changes and this has always been done in a courteous and professional mann…

    Joseph Yankson (Candidate)
  • I've worked with Linear Recruitment for a number of years as both an employer/client and now a candidate. The team's transparent and honest approach has offered a strong relationship, helping in the selection of candidates. Whilst working with Linear as a candidate, Laura has proven to be proactive and resourceful, whilst always maintaining good communication. She's taken time to understand me as…

    Paul Milburn (Contracts Manager)
  • C G Robinson has a good working relationship with Linear Recruitment who has provided plant operatives for the North East area. The team is very professional in their approach to all challenges we have tasked them with, providing a first class service. I highly recommend them.

    Paul Curry (C G Robinson)
  • I have required the services of recruiters twice in my professional career. Lee Hopkin has gained me interviews at well-established Architectural practices. Lee has many contacts in the construction industry and is a recruiter I can trust. I highly recommend the Linear Recruitment team and would not hesitate in contacting them if I require work in the future.

    Ian Davison (Architectural Technologist)
  • I have used Linear for a number of years now. The team always look to understand my business needs and find suitable candidates accordingly. All candidates that I have taken on either both contract or permanent basis have been of a high standard and met requirements that I set out in my brief. Linear is my go-to recruitment specialist at any time that i require new resources

    Jamie Moore (Geobind)
  • I first came across Linear 11 years ago when I recolated to the North East. I have always found them to be professional and very helpful. I was recently placed at Kier Living with the help of Jaime, who I find to be very helpful at all times. They keep in touch and have a very good attitude towards their work.

    Dave Linstead (Site Manager)
  • Linear has worked with J N Bentley for a number of years supplying white and blue collar people. Linear is a professional recruitment agency supplying people that we require. The service we receive is of a very high quality and we are always professionally dealt with.

    Sarah Park (J N Bentley)
  • Linear acts as a key supply partner for us, ensuring we have labour to meet our requirements and needs. Staff provided are professional, knowledgable and suitably qualified for the roles required, ensuring they get the job done safely and to the standard we require.

    Edward Mountain (Interserve)
  • Throughout the time I have known Tom Graham, he has always been understanding and proactive, offering only the best service possible. It is very clear he gives 100% to find me the right candidates and is able to handle the pressures and complexities regardless of the timescales. What is key for myself is communication, whether I am looking for a candidate or being continually informed on what the…

    Tom Brown (Seymour Civil Engineering)
  • I have been affiliated with Linear Recruitment for the past 8 years. Throughout this time Linear has placed myself in Project Management roles and Linear has supplied me with both white and blue collar labour. I have always foud the Linear team very professional in their approach and always there to assist when needed on your request. The team now know the standard of labour I require and it is v…

    David Howells (Interserve Construction)
  • I have always found Linear to be professional in their working practices and the calibre of labour they have supplied has been of a very high standard.

    Harry Pike (Wates Living Space)
  • The Linear team in Manchester has a positive and proactive manner. The support they give to me, along with their understanding of my needs, is a credit to their business.

    Will Prew (Create Construction)
  • I have worked with Linear since August 2018. I have dealt with Jaime Smith from day one and I have always felt appreciated and able to ask for help/advice. I feel that Linear has always gone above and beyond for my needs. I would recommend Linear to my colleagues and always ask them to speak to Jamie as she has always been very helpful and available to me.

    Cal Whittle (Site Manager)
  • I have used Linear many times and they offer a great service. I always get a quick response and the guys supplied are always spot on.

    David Garvie (Project Co-ordinator)
  • I have been very impressed with the service I have received from Geoff Taylor at Linear Recruitment. Geoff has been very supportive of my job search and he has used his contacts and industry knowledge to seek out possible opportunities, not just ones that were already "on their books". Communications have been excellent, with Geoff giving me almost daily feedback on the search - something that fr…

    Mark Swift (Commercial Manager)
  • I have had a very successful relationship with Linear Recruitment for over 15 years. Firstly as a Senior Manager with a national building contractor recruiting new staff and latterly as a candidate seeking a new role. I would have no hesitation to recommend Linear Recruitment to anybody in either situation.


    As a recruiter, I always found that Linear were one of the few agencies who truly list…

    Mark Swift (Commercial Manager)
  • I have dealt with Laura over the past 3 years. With Linear, Laura has provided us with temporary labour, mainly Telehandler Operators and General Operatives.
    Laura is a very hard working and genuine person and I have no reservations in providing her with a positive reference.

    Client (Director)
  • Linear and in particular Jayne have been excellent with me and I am very happy with everything. I’ve never experienced any problems and there’s no room for improvement; they're just a great company and I am very happy.

    Victoria Sheridan (Candidate)
  • Just want to say thank you for the ongoing support in my role as Assistant Site Manager. 
    From the off, the service the Linear team has provided has been first class and I look forward to continuing my journey with Linear Recruitment.

    Kevin Welch (Candidate)
  • A short note to thank you for placing me in my current role, the process went smoothly and I appreciate your professionalism and prompt service. 

    Again, many thanks!

    Michael (Candidate)
  • We have dealt with Linear Recruitment on numerous hires and have always been pleased with the service. We are enjoying a strong period of growth and we can rely on Linear to find the right talent for the business in an efficient manner. They listen to our requirements and really put effort in to understand the business whilst being truly dedicated to the job.



    Diane Charlton (Group Operations Director)
  • Matt Brook Architects' strong client focus and passion for design quality have seen us grow rapidly during our first year. To support this growth it has been vital to secure talented like minded individuals which fit our practice culture. Elliot has invested in supporting our growth, taking the time to throughly understand our requirements, maintaining a highly proactive approach throughout the r…

    Matt Brook (Founder)
  • I can't express enough gratitude for Elliot from Linear Recruitment. His unwavering persistence and professionalism led me to the perfect job opportunity. It's been just a week into my new role, and I already feel like I've found my place. Elliot's dedication and commitment to matching candidates with the right positions are truly commendable. He went above and beyond to ensure a seamless transit…

    Matt Turnbull (Candidate)
  • I just wanted to drop you a note and let you know how good Matt has been with his help to find a new Estimator for our joinery division. 

    As with his support when he found us a previous employee, he has been a pleasure to deal with and he absolutely nailed the brief we gave him in terms of considering candidates who may initially appear less suited to the specific role, but had transferable skil…

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Latest Construction & Property Recruitment News

Linear Recruitment's new Sheffield HQ

Linear Recruitment's new Sheffield HQ


Linear's new Sheffield offices

Our Head Office has moved. We're still in Sheffield city centre, but we're now based at St James House on Vicar Lane - our full address details are below and you can still contact us in the usual ways.Suite 2 5th Floo…

Linear's Sheffield Construction Recruitment Team expands

Linear's Sheffield Construction Recruitment Team expands


We're delighted to welcome a new Construction team member in our Sheffied office. Nathan joined the Linear team in June this year, and comes with a wealth of experience in recruitment. His role at Linear will be spearheading our White Collar Freelan…

Jack James promoted to Senior Consultant

Jack James promoted to Senior Consultant


A huge congratulations to Linear's Jack James is in order on his promotion to Senior Recruitment Consultant.

After a solid first year in recruitment, along with a fantastic quarter 2 and an already-brilliant quarter 3, we're delighted to say ‘Jac…

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