Work for Elliott Wood!

We are always looking for more exceptional people to join our teams, so if you are interested in becoming a part of a progressive engineering company that value their employees and offer an amazing range of benefits we would love to hear from you. All of our vacancies are detailed below and weekly updates can also be found on our LinkedIn page. Speculative applications are always welcome.

If you would like to apply please send a CV and covering letter detailing your interest to


Our live roles:

Senior Structural Engineer

Location: 2 vacancies in Central London

Contract: Full time, Permanent

We are looking for proactive and engaged Senior Structural Engineers with at least 5 years experience in all aspects of structural engineering across a broad range of projects varying in type and size. 

You will be a confident communicator and collaborative worker capable of managing all aspects of projects including financials. You will have the drive to develop business for Elliott Wood and develop your own career.

We are seeking applications from Engineers who are chartered or near Chartered with IStructE or ICE.


Senior Civil Engineer

Location:  Nottingham

Contract: Full time, Permanent

We are looking for an ambitious and driven Senior Civil Engineer to join our Civil’s team and based in the Nottingham office. The ideal candidates will possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience in all aspects of civil engineering on construction projects such as: drainage including SuDS, cut and fill, pavement/ hardstanding design, external levels, flood risk assessment and using Civils 3D or equivalent software.

You will be a confident communicator and collaborative worker capable of managing all aspects of projects including financials. You will have the drive to develop business for Elliott Wood and develop your own career.

We are seeking applications from Engineers who are chartered or near Chartered with ICE.


Content Marketing Coordinator

Location: Central London

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Elliott Wood is looking for a Content Marketing Coordinator to join their marketing team. This is a great opportunity to join us at a very exciting time when you can really make your mark and make your ideas happen. The ideal candidate will have experience in digital marketing, producing a variety of content and have the enthusiasm and drive to strengthen our brand and respected profile using a range of digital platforms and communication channels.

This role will suit a forward and strategic thinker who is confident with communicating with technology and enjoys working within a creative, collaborative and innovative firm. You will have excellent time and project management skills, copy writing skills, be proficient in Adobe Creative suite and InDesign and have a solid understanding of how to use social media platforms creatively to further boost our company profile in the Built Environment market.


Elliott Wood does not accept unsolicited CVs from recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such candidate CVs will be deemed the sole property of Elliott Wood. 

Elliott Wood are an equal opportunities employer.


2018 Graduate Recruitment

Do you love engineering as much as us!? Will you be graduating in 2018 and looking for a graduate role working for an Award winning company, to start in autumn 2018?

If so, please email your CV and covering letter detailing your predicted grade to the HR Team at

We are accepting applications up until Friday 12 January 2018. However we will be reviewing applications as we receive them to ensure a timely response.

Interviews will take place in January and February 2018.

In the meantime, please follow us via linked-in or twitter to hear more about our latest projects and news.


The projects we work on are especially diverse, from challenging high rise structures to art sculptures and installations. Over the past 20 years, we have built a reputation of delivering a high quality service and exceptional engineering. We are looking for more exceptional people to join our fantastic friendly and creative teams in London, Wimbledon and Nottingham. A range of great benefits are on offer and our Graduate Induction programme and Elliott Wood Academy will guide your continued learning so you can excel in your Engineering career with us.

What do our grads do?

We are keen to ensure that all of our graduates get to work on a wide variety of projects of varying types and sizes. You will develop your project management skills, collaborative working skills and be encouraged to work in to create innovative and sustainable engineering.

On our exciting projects grads work as part of a dedicated team to deal with all aspects of design from inception through to completion of works on site, under the supervision of a senior member of staff. You will be responsible for instructing technicians to carry out production information, liaising with Architects and clients and undertaking design meetings and site visits.

What do we need from you?

We are looking for passionate Engineering graduates wanting to take their first steps into a great career. You will be driven, creative in your approach to push the boundaries of innovative design and keen to put your degree skills into practice by hitting the ground running, working on our exciting portfolio of Structural and Civil Engineering projects. 


Minimum of 2:1 in an Engineering discipline degree

Maths, English and Science A-Levels minimum grade B

Excellent written and communication skills

Evidence of project management skills – time, resources and managing competing demands

A keen interest in Engineering, Design and Sustainability in the built environment


Internships and Summer Placements

Looking to get into Structural or Civil Engineering as a career? Are you an undergraduate seeking a summer or industrial placement for 2018?

To find out more or apply, please email your CV and covering letter to the HR Team at

We will be reviewing all applications for our summer placements in the New Year.

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Elliott Wood is an equal opportunities employer.


Our benefits

In addition to 23 days of annual leave with the option to buy more we offer a range of excellent benefits for our employees:


Health and Wellbeing Financial benefits Training and Development Family Friendly
Health and Fitness expenses of up to £41.50 per month Bonus scheme (discretionary depending on performance and profitability of practice) Support through ICE and IstructE Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
Bupa private healthcare and healthcare cash plan


Annual Salary review Elliott Wood Academy Childcare vouchers
Flexible working policy Pension contributions of 4% of salary (based on matched employee contribution of 1%) Support of all staff with Career development
Free Annual Eye test and contribution to VDU glasses


Life cover 4x annual salary Graduate programme
Tax saving scheme: Cycle scheme Income protection scheme – up to 50% of salary (3 month qualifying period) Lunch and Learn sessions
Fresh fruit and bi-weekly lunches


Paid professional memberships


Staff owned

As a ‘staff owned’ organisation we are all committed to demonstrating our enthusiasm and passion for our craft. We love what we do and we strive to provide a great environment and team culture so that our staff can reach their full potential.

We hold accreditations from:

  • Investors in People
  • The Building Good Employer Guide (Top 50)
  • The Sunday Times Best Companies (Outstanding)

Giving back

Our Charity work also engages our team by offering a chance to give back. RedR in particular allows our engineers to put their skills to use to help in disaster areas across the globe. Our partnership with Club Peloton offers our staff, (who are made up of keen cyclists and are offered a cycle to work scheme as part of their package), to raise money for Coram children’s charity by putting their skills to the test with cycling and endurance rides such as London to MIPIM in Cannes.

We also support:

  • Open City
  • Green Sky Thinking
  • Architecture in Schools
  • BEAT
  • RedR


Elliott Wood Academy

Our Academy provides a learning environment to develop individual talent within Elliott Wood. The Academy programme is designed to spark curiosity, provide a fulfilling learning environment and to challenge our staff. It is a chance to share ideas, knowledge and experience and learn a wide range of new skills.


Research & Development

Our R&D team ensures that innovation is at our core – from BIM Management and augmented reality through to the use of materials and sustainability we seek to respond through technological advances.