Logo of Huzzle
Logo of CarringtonWest


Technical recruitment for the UK's built environment sector.

Portsmouth, England







Founded year


Human Resources


Mission & purpose

Carrington West is an award-winning recruitment company providing technical talent to the UK highways, transport & infrastructure, town planning, property, water & environmental, utilities, power & telecoms, building & construction and rail industries. We recruit interim, temporary and permanent professionals from entry to board level across multiple disciplines for private and public sector organisations. Each of our specialist teams consist of consultants who are experts in the sectors they service. They understand the unique challenges our clients face and have successfully formed long-term partnerships that lead to time and cost-efficient solutions. We work on contingent, preferred supplier or sole supplier agreements and are ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO27001:2013 accredited and RISQS and Achilles registered. Founded in 2011, we have grown quickly due to the passion, integrity and excellence of our people who consistently deliver outstanding levels of service so our clients can achieve their goals. We are active members of the recruitment community striving to improve industry standards as REC members and we have proudly achieved Investor in People Platinum status. In 2022, we were proudly awarded UK Employer of the Year (Platinum) award by Investors in People. In 2023, we received The Sunday Times' recognition as one of the UK's top ten medium-sized businesses on their "Best Places to Work" list.


Gold plated healthcare: Enjoy the best medical, dental, and optical coverage money can buy. Available for all colleagues from your first day with us.

Easy access: Getting to work shouldn’t be hard. We have the best location we could find. Free shuttle service from nearby railway stations and free parking.

25 days holiday: Generous holiday allowance, increasing by a day for each year you are with us, so you can see the world or just sleep. Whatever makes you happy

Uncapped commission scheme: Money talks! Consultants benefit from a unrivalled, uncapped commission. Achievable goals are agreed with you and your team. We want you to win!

Flexible, remote working: We want you to work when and where you're most productive, whether you’re an early bird or a night owl. Flexible start and finish hours and WFH.