All about Sustainable Building Design and Construction Recruitment

Creating sustainable buildings, designed, operated and constructed by using and reusing materials in the most productive and sustainable way across the development’s entire life cycle (and minimising any negative environmental impact), is a specialist recruitment area that we have been a part of since we were founded in 1993.

Providing candidates to work on more efficient buildings in terms of the materials, energy, development space and the ecosystem they operate in, is core to Allen & York’s offer within Sustainable Building Design. We're used to sourcing skilled and experienced people with knowledge of sustainable buildings that conform to differing global requirements (e.g. BREEAM / AECB for the UK, LEED in the US).

Whether your need Sustainable Building Design Managers, Building Services Engineers, Environmental Design Engineers, Building Sustainability Design Consultants, Building Surveyors, Civil and Structural Engineers, Quantity Surveyors & Cost Consultants, Construction and Project Managers, Architects, Electrical Engineers or Energy Consultants, we have the network of candidates to deliver upon our clients’ brief.

We work with Consultancies, Construction firms, Property and Estates companies and have the experience to understand the way they work and the roles they need to fill. With a collaborative, friendly approach and excellent customer service we’ll save you valuable time and effort through every step of the recruitment process and help you build great teams.

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Executive Search

We have a global network of senior managers and executives, all across the private, public and third sector, ready to deliver purposeful leadership.

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Whether perm, fixed-term or contract, our tried and tested recruitment process works. Experts in search, we deliver great candidates, quicker.

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PSL Partnering

Acting as an extension of your recruitment team, we'll deliver to agreed recruitment SLAs and work with you to achieve your recruitment goals.

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Response Handling

Whether you need support for a one-off role or on-going help, you can take advantage of A&Y Connect, flexible response handling when you need it.

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  • Ecology Recruitment Manager

    Ecology Recruitment Manager , Global Multidisciplinary Consultancy

    ​​“We had a recruitment need in our Ecology Team and were struggling to find good candidates. The decision was taken to appoint one agency only and to give them free reign in the hope that this would provide more of an incentive. After some deliberation, we settled on Allen & York, due to our history of working together and an...

  • HR Manager

    HR Manager , DHL

    ​​“We had very specific competency requirement for our HSE Advisors which could not be met through local recruitment. Allen & York were provided with 5 'must have' and 5 'desirable' criteria and within 2 weeks provided CVs which were a perfect fit, and two candidates have now accepted roles.  The service provided met and exceeded expectations.”

  • Recruitment Specialist

    Recruitment Specialist , RES Group

    ​​“We have been working with Allen & York for many years and have always been impressed by their professionalism, good customer service and their ability to supply us with strong candidates for ‘hard to fill’ roles”. 

  • Recruitment Team Lead

    Recruitment Team Lead , Siemens Energy Wind Power, Tidal & Energy Services

    ​"The Allen & York team have stood out in my view as one of the suppliers that acts as a partner to myself and my team. We can call upon them as needed, to deliver a quality service for us and to work with us in partnership to achieve goals. I appreciate their willingness to tailor their approach to suit our...

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