The Cox Purtell team work closely with leading Construction and Engineering Organisations and Government Agencies to supply the highest quality candidates. Our consultants offer excellent market knowledge and can call upon an extensive database of qualified and certified candidates for both contract and permanent requirements across the Asia-Pacific region.

We are an approved NSW Government supplier under the Contingent Workforce Prequalification Scheme (SCM0007) and a preferred recruitment supplier to a number of Commonwealth Government Departments. We are also ISO Certified and externally audited.

  • Degree Qualified Engineers (Mechanical/Electrical/Civil/Chemical)
  • Construction Management
  • Environmental Consultants
  • Engineering Design (Industrial)
  • Building Services Design
  • Infrastructure Projects
  • Project Managers
  • Defence

Due to the nature of projects, we understand that you may only require the services of a professional engineer for a fixed period of time. Whether it is 3 months or longer, we would happily help you with managing your temporary workforce as our own, providing regular contact and other employee benefits.


The Engineering Recruitment Consultants at Cox Purtell combine Engineering & Construction Industry experience with the latest candidate search & talent management technology. Combined with our award-winning candidate experience practices, we also provide competency profiling ensuring that our clients know what drives high performance within their team.


Cox Purtell candidates receive information and advice which helps them make the “best” career move for “them”.

We don’t just focus on skill matching, we understand the increasing importance of other factors, such as, career development, cultural fit and flexible working arrangements. We also understand that you have a choice and we ultimately want to assist you in making the best career move.