Design a future with us

If you’re passionate about civil engineering, then a career at WCS could be for you. We’re looking to nurture talented individuals as part of a collaborative and supportive engineering design team that delivers excellence for our clients.

Recognising that everyone has diverse skills to offer, we invite you to share your ideas and aspirations, and take an active role in shaping your future at WCS, leading to a truly rewarding career.

Whatever your current level of experience, you can make your mark with us.

Why trust us with your next career move?

Whitfield Consulting Services is an award winning SME engineering consultancy specialising in projects that contribute to the global Net Zero agenda. The areas we specialise in are sustainable transport infrastructure, particularly railways and metro systems and their electrification and also in power and energy projects such as grid connections and renewable energy projects. With offices in London and Northern Ireland, we are a growing team with a focused vision, a vibrant and diverse team that has created a warm and friendly place to work.

Since our beginning in 2007 we’ve made a name for ourselves working on projects such as these…


Supporting nationwide clients with tailored engineering services, we have enjoyed rapid growth. We’re only able to achieve this success through our team of excellent people who are skilled, motivated and fully committed to supporting our clients.

Realising our ambition to become one of the foremost design houses in the rail and energy sectors will depend on our ability to build this team for the future. If you’d like to be part of this success, now is a great time to join us.

View our current vacancies and find your place at WCS.

Hear from our team

When we ask our people what they most like about working at WCS, it comes down to two things – the people they work with and the variety of projects they get to work on.

If you’re not already convinced, hear what some of our team members think about working here…

Other reasons we’re a great choice

Of course we’re an equal opportunities employer, and to support our team’s wellbeing, and reward their hard work, we offer a range of benefits.

  The basics

  33 days holiday
  Pension contributions matched up to 4%
  Hybrid working model, split between office, home and site locations
  A bonus scheme

  Ensuring your wellbeing

  Medical insurance
  Employee Assistance Programme, covering health, legal and financial support and resources
  On-site Mental Health First Aider
  Critical illness cover

  Supporting your growth

  Personalised plans and support to develop your career
  Regular CPD training
  Access to professional qualifications

  Positive working environment

  Annual 4 weeks working from remote locations policy
  Refreshments and fresh fruit for all to enjoy
  Shower facilities if you want to cycle to work/exercise during lunch

Current vacancies

If WCS sounds like a place you’d like to work, take a look at our current vacancies below.

Principal Civil/Structural Engineer 

This opportunity is for a Principal Civil/Structural Engineer who can provide high quality civil/structural engineering design to join our team in the Surbiton office in London. The role requires providing innovative, sustainable, intelligent designs on all the projects for which you will be responsible, meeting fee and client budgets whilst exceeding stakeholder expectations.

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Civil/Structural Engineer 

Having been awarded exciting new civil and structural design projects.
We are looking for a Civil/Structural Engineer who can Liaise with clients and the design team to ensure that efficient and integrated solutions are produced on all projects which are sensitive to the design intent.

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Graduate Civil/Structural Engineer

A terrific opportunity for a talented Graduate Civil/Structural Engineer to join our team in Surbiton, London. The role forms a key part of our team, working on challenging and innovative civil/structural engineering designs on a variety of infrastructure projects and offers great potential for professional growth and the move toward chartership.

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Speculative applications

Even if your ideal role isn’t listed above, we’d love to hear from you as we’re always looking for talented people to join us. Get in touch and tell us about yourself – your skills, experience and why you want to join us. Email our recruitment team at

Values we live by

Agility – we’re responsive and flexible with time, budgets, scope and deployment

Collaboration – we work closely with our clients’ teams, and we are considerate of all the individuals we work with. We are solutions-focused to ensure end-client satisfaction

Experience – we have sector specialism as well as site knowledge, client handling experience, BIM/3D capability and a track record of innovation