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Oil & Gas Recruitment

First Recruitment is a specialist recruitment consultancy working in the Oil & Gas industry.

Our in-house division of expert consultants have a strong network of both clients and candidates bringing them both together in a smooth and efficient way.


We have been working with skilled technical and non-technical professionals for more than 20 years, helping them to find suitable contract, interim and permanent roles in the Oil & Gas industry. Thanks to this experience, and our excellent relationships with clients, we are trusted recruiters in the industry, both nationally and internationally.

But don’t take our word for it: read our Oil and Gas testimonials here.

To find out more call +44 (0)1925 907000 or email – Alternatively you can scroll down to read more.

If you are looking for our latest job opportunities scroll below, or use the search tool above to narrow by location and discipline.


  1. Process Methanol Engineer


    Middle East


  2. Process Safety Engineer


    Middle East


  3. Piping Engineer




  4. Underground Services Engineer




  5. QA/QC and Completions Engineer




  6. Electrical Technician




  7. Environmental Advisor


    W Midlands

    Market related

  8. Principal Process Engineers (x3)


    South East


  9. Civil Construction Manager


    South West


Top supplier for many clients

Major companies recognise us a leading recruiter in the sector and have appointed us as preferred supplier because:

“They have always been able to supply us with the right calibre of engineering candidates no matter what the discipline or regional location is.”

Why not ask us how we can help you?


Clients ask us to fill oil and gas job roles of all types: downstream and upstream offshore, onshore, in refinery and in gas processing.

Disciplines we cover are:

  • Mechanical and Piping
  • Process
  • EC and I
  • Project Services
  • Safety and HSE
  • Civil and Structural
  • Construction
  • Commissioning
  • Materials and QA
  • Projects Engineers and Managers
  • Subsea
  • Finance
  • HR
  • Supply Chain
  • IT
  • Business Development and Sales

Whatever your requirement, please call to ask how we can help you.

Specialist recruiter in Oil & Gas

Our expert recruitment consultants work with some of the largest Oil & Gas operators and suppliers in the world, providing qualified technical experts on a flexible basis. Our work doesn’t stop once we have secured you a new position, we are here to assist with work permits / visas, logistics, mobilisation and in-country social security / burdens and contributions, ensuring total compliancy wherever we go.

Managed solutions

You can choose to have us work with you whenever you need to. Or you may prefer to work with us as longer term partners: outsourcing recruitment and management to us and keeping us on your preferred supplier list. This allows us to develop a lasting relationship with you, and usually results in saving you money.

If you are interested to know how our Managed Solutions can help you, please contact us to find out more.

Compliance and payroll

As our client, you need peace of mind about the safety and competency of the candidates we put forward. Through our compliance process, we check all our candidates meet full compliance, explaining the process step by step to them, chasing up any outstanding documentation, and recording information in our compliance system.

We also assist many of our contractors with payroll services, including invoicing and timesheets and our in-house payroll team is here to help them.

To find out more about our Oil & Gas recruitment services, please call +44 (0) 1925 907000 or email

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