Our employees are the bedrock of our business and we recognise that it is the calibre of the people that make up our teams that differentiates us from our competitors. As such, we work hard to recruit, develop and retain the best talent in the industry.

SOCOTEC is the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, with comprehensive solutions in Environment & Safety and Infrastructure & Energy.

Delivering seven million tests a year to more than 5,000 clients, SOCOTEC offers the widest range of testing, inspection and compliance services in the UK. We pride ourselves on our client-focussed approach and continual drive to exceed expectations through our leading technical expertise, operational excellence and technological innovation.

Dating back more than 100 years, SOCOTEC, formerly ESG, is incredibly proud of its heritage and today the business has more than 1,400 highly experienced employees, all with the aim of being our "leading partner for technical expertise and service.”

Why Work For SOCOTEC?

SOCOTEC invests heavily in both our employees and the latest technology to ensure we remain at the forefront of innovation. We support our teams through Chartership and Further Education Workshops and offer a three-tier training and education programme which includes both practical and theoretical learning. As part of their personal development plan (PDP) each of our employees is given a clear route for progression, including technical and professional training.