Providing Engineering, Technical & Construction professionals internationally

across Energy, Rail & Safety Critical projects


Samuel Knight International are a market leading recruitment & project man-power specialist, providing skills and project solutions to the energy, rail & safety critical sectors on a permanent, contract or project basis. We have successfully provided services, people and project solutions to a number of clients across our specialist vertical sectors. Samuel Knights vision is to work in partnership with our clients continually evolving and adapting to market change ensuring we deliver the right candidates into the right jobs or projects every time.


Our core values are based on ethics, integrity, honesty, transparency, compliance, discipline, responsibility and safety. Our client service philosophy is based on delivery, accountability, quality service, maintaining long-term client relationships and always exceeding expectations. We conduct our business with respect for people.


To work in partnership with our clients and candidates to deliver recruitment & project expertise that enhances business performance and helps our clients win the war for talent!


Our recruiters deliver experts in their chosen field by focusing on specific skill disciplines and by building talent networks in their specialist markets. Our innovative use of technology and on-line resources enable us to uncover the most sought after talent in the industry, delivered with speed and attention to detail. Our international reach and integrated range of recruiting and consulting services adds tangible value to the talent acquisition process.


Our clients have unparalleled access to the widest range of high calibre candidates and project solutions across the following sectors:

  • Energy

  • Rail

  • Safety Critical


Samuel Knight International employs a team of specialist’s consultants across three core vertical markets. We have over 35 combined years experience supplying white collar & blue collar professionals around the world. Samuel Knight have created a consistent track record of delivery and performance with our key clients supported by a wide range of case studies and testimonials.

Rail - Principle Contractor

/ Scott. W - Programe Manager /

“ Samuel Knight International has shown a great understanding of our requirements and through their network have been able to source very skilled and experienced employees to fill all the positions that they have been tasked with in an extremely short time. In the last few weeks they have sourced a Section Engineer, CEM - Civils, Construction Manager, Project Coordinators, OLE Design Engineer and several OLEC Engineers. Thanks for all your help. ”

Power Generation Company

/ J. Krundak - Power Director /

“ Samuel Knight Energy have supported the renewable energy division placing commercial based positions and project management roles. As a business they’re discreet, professional and diligent in their approach to recruitment. The roles we recruit are very industry specific and the Samuel Knight team never fail with sourcing and selecting candidates that match our specific requirements. I cant thank them enough and will most certainly be using their services again.. ”

Consultancy to DNO's

/ Managing Director /

“ The team at Samuel Knight Energy have assisted my business with first class recruitment solutions. They have been successful in placing operational, engineering and senior management roles throughout the company. They offer a first class search method, always delivering on hard to fill roles. The business has a detailed knowledge of the utility energy marketplace and has provided my company with excellent support. A professional business who get great results and one who I would certainly recommend and continue to use. ”

Contractor to the T & D Industry

/ Senior Management /

“ Samuel Knight is a first class search consultant in the Utility / Energy Industry. They have a detailed knowledge of the Utility marketplace in particular the Electricity sector and have provided me with excellent support. A personable professional company who gets great results. ”

Onshore & Offshore Renewables Company

/ Head of UK Recruitment /

“ Samuel Knight have been a constant level of support, covering 80% of my engineering, operations and design positions. Steven is an excellent recruiter, I can whole heartedly state that he fully understands the onshore & offshore wind sector and always manages to help me find candidates where others fail. I would have no hesitation in recommending Steven and Samuel Knight to other renewable companies as an industry expert recruiter. ”

Rail Electrification Company

/ Project Director /

“ “We have had a longstanding relationship with Samuel Knight over the last few years and the decision to move to an RPO partnership is based upon an excellent service received in the past. We are looking forward to working with Samuel Knight on this exciting RPO partnership.” ”