Featured Highways & Infrastructure Recruitment Roles

Trusted Infrastructure Recruitment by Linear

Linear Recruitment is combining our Highways & Infrastructure division with our Rail & Transport and Power & Utilities recruitment teams. With natural crossover and a strong track record of delivery in all those sectors, we’re further strengthening our capabilities by becoming one solid group: Rail, Power & Infrastructure. This article explains more.

Linear’s Highways & Infrastructure recruitment specialists provide our candidates & clients with freelance and permanent options throughout the UK. Experienced in recruiting on a full-project scale, our highways recruitment department help create teams to Director level, with Agents, Engineers and Supervisory staff nationwide. With this, our Trades team can cater for any planned or reactive blue collar requirements across infrastructure.

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Our Highways & Infrastructure Jobs

With specialists in Drainage, Earthworks, Structures and Quality Inspection, we’re able to match the right applicants with the right infrastructure jobs across multiple disciplines. We work on Aviation improvements and other large civil engineering developments amongst others, in addition to recruiting for a variety of highways jobs through our partnership with Highways England.

Some of our more common Infrastructure jobs include:

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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 used Linear Recruitment for over ten years for the provision of Engineering Professionals and Civils Operatives, in the Water, Rail, and Power and Energy sectors. The Linear staff are always on hand to assist in the recruitment of permanent and temporary appointments to suit our business needs.

    Lee Blagden (CPC CIvils)
  • 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)
  • I used Linear Recruitment to find my new position. Nick Henry assisted with everything that I needed from application stage to the completion stage and beyond. I would contact them again if I am ever in the position for new employment.

    Aaron King (Candidate)
  • Linear Recruitment has provided myself with an excellent service over the years. I have always been given the best rates available. Also any issues I have had have been dealt with fast and efficiently.
    Overall they have been a joy to work with.

    Mark Fox (Client)
  • As a Client, Linear Recruitment provides a high calibre of individuals to suit all industries and environments, even at short notice. As a candidate, I received a professional service from the whole team at Linear, who secured me a position which was a pefect suit.

    Thomas Durden (Senior Site Manager)
  • Linear continues to be a key supplier of specialist trades, labour and professional staff to us, supporting and assisting with our Civil Engineering works within the electrical generation and distribution sector. A trading relationship of over 10 years is testament to the service provided.

    Robin Denton (Client)
  • Linear is right there with you all the way through your contract with regular phone calls to check that everything is running ok and there`s no issues with the regular payments which I receive like clockwork. A good company to deal with.

    Les Jones (Candidate)
  • I found Linear Recruitment to be easy to deal with throughout the contract set up stage, and the subsequent time sheet submissions and receipt of prompt payments went without any problems. I am looking forward to my next contract with Linear Recruitment.


    Paul Mannering (Candidate)
  • The team at Linear in Sheffield has been key to advancing my career in finding me quality contracts through their excellent contacts within the utilities sector. I wouldn’t hesitate recommending anyone to use Linear Recruitment.

    Gareth Medley (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 Highways & Infrastructure 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…

Team Members

Adam Turner

Sheffield Office


Gareth Tomkins

Sheffield Office

Managing Director

Gareth Arnold

Sheffield Office

Director Rail | Power | Infrastructure

Lori Taylor

Sheffield Office

Marketing Manager

Nicola Bramley

Sheffield Office

External HSQE Consultant

Joe Poste

Sheffield Office

Operations Manager

Sarah Twibell

Sheffield Office

RPI Sentinel Co-ordinator

Monika Gecaite

Industrial & Engineering Office

Operations Manager

Tanya Smirnova

Industrial & Engineering Office

Branch Manager

Scott Morton

Sheffield Office

Management Accountant

Emma Fitzgibbons

Sheffield Office

Credit Control Manager

Amy Haynes

Sheffield Office

Weekly Payroll Manager

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