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Renewable Energy Recruitment

Powering towards a sustainable future, renewable energy will play a significant role in powering the UK, as well as provide new and dynamic jobs.

With developments in international technologies, renewable energy companies are harnessing commercial opportunities, as well as reducing the risk of climate change.

From leading energy and utility companies, to public sector initiatives and renewable energy enterprises, businesses are attempting to tackle the shortage of qualified renewable energy engineers across the country.

Our Renewable Energy Team

Back in 2006, Eden Scott was one of the first recruitment businesses to create a dedicated, stand-alone division to cater for the renewable energy, clean technology and sustainability sectors.

Working across technical, engineering and commercial resource roles, our renewable energy recruitment consultants has presided over more than 500 permanent appointments and supplied contract and executive resource to some of the industry’s flagship projects; onshore and offshore.

The renewable energy sectors that we specialise include:


We’re proud to be members of Renewable UK, Scottish Renewables and Scottish Engineering. 

To speak with a member of our Renewable Energy team, please complete the form below.

Michael Lynch

Associate Director

Michael joined Eden Scott in 2006 and leads the Energy function. He is responsible for the delivery of volume and executive search campaign delivery within the renewable energy, clean tech and sustainability sectors.  Michael’s team works on a retained and contingency basis with high profile clients across the UK, Europe and further afield.    A graduate of Strathclyde and Paisley Universities, Michael has developed a wealth of experience and expertise in the energy, construction, manufacturing and other engineering led industries over the last 12 years.

0131 550 1132

Stuart Mitchell

Principal Consultant

Stuart joined Eden Scott in June 2019 and has over 13 years recruitment experience, largely spent in the offshore oil and gas and marine sectors. As Principle consultant for the Energy function. He is responsible for the delivery of targeted recruitment campaigns for energy and marine clients globally. Stuart has specialised in the placement of UK and Internationally based contractors and can also offered tailored search and selection campaigns for permanent hires.

0131 550 1137

Laura Smyth

Principal Consultant

After graduating from Heriot Watt University, Laura started her recruitment career in 2011 specialising in technical engineering recruitment across the UK within the Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals and Chemical industries.

Laura delivers a range of permanent, temporary and contract recruitment services from contingency based recruitment to retained and exclusive assignments for a multitude of clients ranging from SME engineering consultancies to large multinational EPCs and Operators.

0131 550 1126

Heather Murdoch


Heather is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh Napier having studied Criminology. She joined Eden Scott’s graduate programme in 2018 and quickly established herself as valuable member of the Renewable Energy Division. Heather has been involved in a mixture of permanent, contract, and retained search assignments in the UK and overseas and continues to build her client base both domestically and internationally.

0141 410 1020

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