Employer Guide

Mott MacDonald

Global engineering and consulting firm


Company Information

Mott MacDonald is a global engineering and consulting company headquartered in the United Kingdom. The company provides a wide range of engineering, construction, consulting, and management services across various sectors, including infrastructure, sustainability, environment, energy, transportation, water resources, and social development.

Founded in 1989 and originating in the UK, Mott MacDonald has grown to become a large engineering and consulting firm with numerous branches and projects worldwide. Their services encompass engineering design, project management, sustainability consulting, architectural design, transportation planning, water resource management, environmental consulting, and more. Mott MacDonald has extensive experience in handling various infrastructure projects, such as bridges, tunnels, airports, urban planning, and renewable energy.

The company's mission is to provide sustainable and innovative solutions to address a wide range of global infrastructure and engineering challenges, promoting social and economic development. Mott MacDonald serves governments, private sectors, and international organizations globally by delivering engineering and consulting services.

Application Guidance

 Step one – start your search

We’ve got a range of opportunities on our careers search page. Our site is responsive so you can search and complete an application on the go! If you’re using a mobile you can apply using a CV/resume saved in your account, on your device or on Google Drive.

Application and recruitment process - Mott MacDonald

Step two find the right role

Search roles using keywords or filter the results by country, discipline, contract type and work pattern. If you find a role youd like to apply for, click the 'Apply now' button to start.

Step three create an account

If you don’t already have an account you can register for one by clicking on ‘Don’t have an account yet?’. You will be asked to review and agree to our recruitment privacy policy. After agreeing you will be asked to enter your email address and will be sent an email containing a 6 digit passcode which you must enter in order to set up your password and create your account – this will keep your information safe and you can track your progress.

Step four – confirm your skills

Upload your CV/resume to show us how you have the right skills for the job, and you recommend you upload a cover letter to explain why you want to join our team.

Step five complete your application

Each application process will include some questions that you need to answer about your availability to start, your eligibility to work, and your salary expectations. On some applications you may also have to answer role specific questions. When you start the application, we indicate how much time we think you should allow to complete the online process. If you need to you can save it as a draft and you can return to it in your account.

Step six review and submit your application

Once you have completed all the required pages, your application will be ready to submit. You can preview your entire application before you click submit and then it’s sent to us.

Step seven we review your application

One of our specialist recruiters will work with our hiring managers to assess your application against the role requirements. Time scales can vary but we try to review applications within 14 days of receiving them.

Step eight we let you know our decision

Once the review stage is completed, youll be contacted by phone or email with the outcome of your application. If you are successful, you’ll move on to the next stage.

Step nine interview stage

If youve been shortlisted, we’ll arrange an interview with you. This can take the form of a telephone, video, or face-to-face interview. Our interview process varies for each role, so make sure you find out how many interviews there will be, what format they will take, and who you're meeting. Please remember, that interviews are your chance to find out more about us so feel free to prepare questions for the team .

Step ten we want to make an offer

If we want to make you an offer, we’ll call you to give you the great news and discuss the details with you. Your contract and other documents will be sent to you, and you’ll be on your way to the next step of your career.