Astute Technical Recruitment

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd is the UK’s expert technical recruiter in the Power, Nuclear Renewables, Construction, Manufacturing, Defence, Waste and Water sectors.

Specialising in the provision of professional technical staff across the UK into a range of businesses from small, start-up organisations to some of the country’s largest companies, this dynamic agency supports the full project life cycle of technical assets.

Managing Director Terry Buckel founded Astute in 2006. As an ex-power generation engineer, he wanted to build a technical recruitment business that separated itself from its competitors by offering a superior level of technical qualification and industry knowledge allowing them to more accurately match the right candidates to the right opportunities.​

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Core Values

Even the most successful of businesses can’t thrive unless it’s reinforced with a great culture.

Our people have created a high-achieving environment that encourages every individual to perform to the highest of standards.


To be honest and demonstrate strong moral principles.


To strive to become an expert in all that you do.


To apply careful and persistent work or effort to accomplish tasks undertaken/ solve problems.


To put people at the heart of everything you do.

Recruiting great people to power a sustainable world

Our Vision – to be the international recruitment partner of choice to industries developing engineering & technical solutions for a sustainable future.

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