Recruitment Solutions and Engineering Jobs in Sydney
We’ve placed staff onto Sydney’s pioneering engineering projects
Life Science Staffing Expertise
Our recruiters have helped scientific ventures across the biotechnology and pharmaceuticals markets
Based in the central business district, NES Fircroft has been operational in Sydney since 2011.
With over a decade of experience, our local recruitment team supports a broad range of businesses, from large global energy organisations and major mining operators, to SME engineering companies and life sciences businesses.
Our recruitment teams are discipline-specific, meaning they stay close to market trends and people movement to ensure our clients stay ahead of the curve and access the top talent for their projects. Our primary focus is on sourcing high-end white collar technical roles.
Staffing Sydney's Technical Markets
To complement the exponentially evolving energy market we have further diversified our recruitment support into renewable energy and the power sector.
As a recognised biotechnology and pharmaceuticals hub, our Life Science recruitment experience is renowned in the local Sydney market. We have helped scientific ventures through the provision of experienced chemists, data staticians and clinical trials managers, amongst other prestigious appointments.
The hiring needs for technical and engineering businesses in Australia are in safe hands with NES Fircroft. We are a global organisation with local expertise, offering the on-the-ground market knowledge required to secure your talent pipeline, bolstered by the experience of a multi-national corporation. Our Australian footprint covers the entire country, from Perth and Melbourne, to Brisbane. Our international office network is vast, spanning 45 countries in six continents.
Recruitment services in Sydney
No matter what your hiring requirement is, we offer a tailored recruitment service to complement your exact needs. The type of workforce solutions we offer are broad, ranging from contract staffing and assignment support services, to permanent (direct) hires and fully integrated managed solutions where businesses outsource part or all of their entire recruitment function to us.
When it comes to contractor management you can rest assured we’ve got all logistics covered. Our office currently manages over 50 specialist contractors, including local Australian nationals and expatriate talent. We have an accredited labour hire agreement in place which enables us to recruit and mobilse candidates on a 482 and on-hire to clients.
Through the backing of in-house support teams, our contract recruitment service includes managing the mobilisation, payroll, taxation and compliance needs of the workforce. Our assignment support team will coordinate the necessary visas and work permits, medicals and insurances, whilst our travel team will organise all transport needs, including rotational travel, leaving you to concentrate on the business at hand.
Our Sydney recruitment team has been integral to supplying engineering and technical staff to key energy projects such as:
- Bango Wind Farm (GE)
- Barangaroo development
- Cadia Valley Gold Mine
- Mt Arthur Coal mine (BHP)
- Powerhouse Parramatta
- Snowy Hydro
- South32 Wollongong
- Sydney Metro
- Tallawarra Power station
- West Connex
- Western Sydney Airport
- Whitehaven coal NSW
Our Life Science Staffing Expertise has included placing:
- Directors (Clinical, Medical)
(Quality, Clinical Trials, Clinical Projects, Clinical Operations, Sales Territory, Business Development, Pharmacovigilance)
- Medical Science Liaison Personnel
- Clinical Research Associates
- Study Start-up Specialists
- Principal Investigators
In Power, Renewables & Mining, we place technical specialists and management in a huge range of areas including, but not limited to:
- Community affairs / national content / lands / government liaison
- Design Engineering (primary & secondary)
- Drilling (including drill, blast and wireline specialists)
- Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Scada, Protection, Reliability, Mud, Hydrocarbons)
- Geologging & Geotechnical Fields
- Grid Connections, Power & Control Systems
- IST telecommunications
- Logistics / supply / aviation
- Project management
- Solar PV
We’ll help you find your next technical or engineering job in Sydney
If you’re looking for a technical or engineering job in Sydney, look no further than NES Fircroft. Our recruitment teams work with organisations that provide exciting and sustainable career paths, whether you’re looking for a contract or permanent role. The fact that our recruiters are discipline-specific means that they truly speak the language of the hiring managers in their field, and know what it takes for a candidate to succeed.
Our long regional tenure has enabled us to develop extensive industry connections and develop a deep insight into our clients’ cultures to understand exactly what it is they are looking for, and to pair candidates and companies for success.
We have industry-leading candidate benefits and with experienced assignment support and commercial teams to enable a smooth onboarding process which ensures that you arrive on site, ready to begin work, compliantly. We appoint every contractor with a consultant that stays with you throughout your placement. If you contract through us, we’ll coordinate your visa and work permit needs, your travel, accommodation and payroll so you can focus on preparing for your new venture.
Check-out our latest Sydney based jobs below, or search for wider Australian job vacancies on our main job search.
Our Recruitment Services
Employer of Record
Expand your global presence without registering a new business entity; we can hire employees on your behalf, with minimal risk.
We manage tens of thousands of contractors globally, delivering industry-leading logistics support and payroll.
Our globally based team understand local legislation requirements and will help businesses to regain compliance in their employment.
We support contractors throughout their assignments, taking care of their welfare, travel practicalities and payroll.
We have over 50 years of experience in orchestrating retained search activities, enabling businesses to hire strategically and effectively.
We’ll find C-Suite personnel with shared responsibility and purpose to innovate your Board and secure your succession planning.
Our streamlined service is award-winning and fully compliant in the respective localities of our internationally mobile contractor base.
Our consolidation service will save costs, increase hiring efficiencies and improve your compliance levels.
Managed Services Provision
We have decades of experience in delivering effective contingent workforce solutions and mobilisation programmes.
Recruitment Process Outsourcing
Outsource all or part or your direct hiring; we manage high volume demand and have a global candidate reach.
Supporting Australian businesses with their D&I strategy
NES Fircroft is commited to creating a culture of diversity in all that we do.
Understanding the focus on Diversity and Inclusion within the resources sector sits as a priority amongst our team throughout the end-to-end recruitment process. We input heavily into Indigenous Engagement Strategy consultations with our clients and work towards supporting the businesses key deliverables by providing a diverse and targeted recruitment solution. Internally, the team at NES Fircroft participate in regular activities led by the BELONG initiative, designed to celebrate and appreciate the many cultures and representations that make up the NES Fircroft family.
Case Study - Rail Market
Sourcing Expertise for Sydney's Infrastructure
A large-scale station upgrade set our client’s rail project behind schedule; they urgently need our help to rectify their timescales.
Case Study - Sydney Infrastructure
Sourcing Engineering Expertise for the WestConnex Project
We supplied engineering expertise to a subcontractor for the civil infrastructure WestConnex joint venture development.
Case Study - Life Sciences
Facilitating Rapid Biotechnology Growth
The client’s headquarters, senior management and HR teams are located in China and the USA, but they wanted to hire in Australasia, at significant volume.
Other Regional Offices
We support local Energy, Construction & Infrastructure projects from our office in Victoria
We provide technical staff to the Energy sector in Brisbane and the wider Queensland region
Our Perth office is the largest of our Oceania operation and acts as our regional headquarters
Port Moresby (PNG)
We’ve placed staff onto Papua New Guinea’s biggest Oil & Gas and Mining projects
New Plymouth (NZ)
Our New Plymouth office is poised to source staff for New Zealand’s energy and infrastructure sectors