Recruitment Expertise for the Built Environment

Quality staff are the most important asset of any successful business, never more so than in the engineering sector. We have the expertise and experience to save you time and money finding the right people for key roles.

Our Sectors

Civil & Structural Mechanical & Electrical


As specialists with a long track record of finding the right people for key roles in the industry, Lethaby and Cook quickly establish the technical skills you require and the level of experience any candidate should have.

By acquiring an in-depth understanding of exactly what you need and what your vacancy offers, we will present the opportunity through the right channels and in the most appealing and informative way to attract the best possible potential employees.

We stay in touch with a vast network of candidates and by advertising, seeking referrals as well as making direct approaches, your vacancy is guaranteed to get the best possible exposure.

Our candidates are fully interviewed and vetted, however, finding the right person involves more than just analysing their curriculum vitae. We get to know the person behind the CV - their long-term goals, personal circumstances and character.

Consequently, Lethaby and Cook introduce you only to those people who are potentially suitable for the job and can make a positive contribution to your business.

After all, your time is valuable.

Are you considering a new career?

Contact us in complete confidence to discuss career options and forthcoming opportunities. We are available during and after office hours.

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Recent News Articles

Fresh job related news content posted each day.

Civil and Structures Update

We are pleased to report civil and structural recruitment activity has continued to increase since the start of 2021. Head of division, Paul Cook, has concluded search assignments to locate senior engineering managers and technical leads with clients from the contracting, consulting, insurance, and forensic sectors during this period. Whilst there remains some understandable nervousness

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News Update from Lethaby & Cook

The first period of the new year has been steady for Lethaby & Cook, with a surprising number of new M&E projects commencing, especially in the office refurbishment sector. In general, with COVID-19 restrictions still in place, the market remains volatile, with many projects delayed or cancelled. This may cause a mini post-Covid boom in

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Autumn Update

Like any company, Lethaby & Cook has had a testing summer and business still looks like being tough as we go into the winter. However, we have been lucky, with our closest clients maintaining work and keeping us busy as well. During the early autumn, we completed a yearlong project at City Airport (pictured below)

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