At Hays Engineering, we talk your language. We understand your industry and the skills needed to get the job done. This is why we are a trusted expert recruiter in technical engineering at all levels for the civil & structural, mechanical & electrical, environmental, rail and general engineering disciplines.

We have 40 specialist consultants across Australia and New Zealand who are experts in recruiting engineering professionals. For over 15 years we’ve been instrumental in some of the industries key appointments, and continue to place hundreds of engineering candidates in temporary or permanent jobs each month.

Our consultants will take the time to understand your organisation’s specific challenges and opportunities. Our extensive database, local market knowledge and fast and accurate response ensure we deliver real results.

Global reach:

At Hays, we have an established international operation with a dedicated team based in London working specifically on recruitment campaigns for clients in Australia and New Zealand. The team works directly with the in-country consultants to assist in fulfilling the particular job requirements with candidates from overseas.

We are recruiting experts with a truly global footprint - over 5,000 consultants in 240 offices in 33 countries worldwide.

Case Study

The brief: Recruitment of key engineering and project management personnel for the rail division.

The strategy: UK web campaign, print media campaign and specialist journal adverts, custom built campaign website

The outcome: 200 applications, 40 interviews, 15 offers and 13 acceptances

“The use of Hays was of great benefit, with better screening of candidates, use of Hays’ offices in London and Manchester and the handling and debriefing of candidates. In summary we found the service to be excellent and would not hesitate in doing the same again in any future drive.”

Alan Warburton, Leighton Contractors, NSW


World leading recruitment brand in 33 countries
Most number of offices across the region
#1 most followed recruitment co on LinkedIn
Access to over 300m first level connections on LinkedIn


#1 media presence – online and offline

Specialist Engineering consultants with extensive networks and engaged, up to date candidates
Industry’s biggest & most powerful database with exclusive Google searching, integrated with LinkedIn


Access to the best candidates to fill their jobs quickly, saving them time and money.
A premium level of service, delivered by industry experts, leading to successful placements which will transform their business & make a lasting impact.
Whether you have a challenging appointment to fill or would like career advice, our consultants would be delighted to discuss how we could help.

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