At Mackley we are passionate about supporting the next generation of the construction and civil engineering industry.

We pride ourselves on our heritage and family run work ethos. With our continued commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion we have created a fair and respectful place of work. We believe that by looking after our team, providing the skills and support wherever we can, our employees can excel at what they do.

We are dedicated to the development and training of individuals and teams that strive to exceed expectations, proactively engage and interact with local communities, and hold environmental awareness in the highest regard.

Our contracts are varied and our projects range from infrastructure and regeneration to marine and coastal defence works, providing you with the opportunity to gain experience across a broad range of civil engineering disciplines.

If you don’t see below a job that suits your skills and experience please send us your CV and we will contact you when a suitable position is available.

Information on how to apply can be found at the foot of this page.


Latest vacancies (March 2022)


Position: Senior Estimator
Purpose: The role of the Senior Estimator is to ensure highly competitive, carefully resourced, analysed tender costs and preparing quality submissions to clients. To work within Frameworks evaluating negotiated contracts. To be aware of company targets for new orders and aim to better them with profitable successful bids. Assist with budget prices for clients at early stages if time/capacity permits.
Closing date: 31 March 2022

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Position: Designer – Senior Engineer
Purpose: Provide efficient, cost effective solutions and respond to all technical and design matters as required. This will include supporting the delivery of outline designs at tender stage, temporary works and permanent works designs at contract stage. Act as the interface between designers and clients and enable successful collaboration between all team members. To provide strategic and technical advice throughout the organisation, including product specifications and suitability, geotechnical site investigation, BIM modelling provision and development of innovative techniques. To provide guidance and supervision to less experienced design team members and supervise and manage external design support.
Closing date: 31 March 2022

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Position: Plant Fitter
Purpose: The Plant Fitter will be responsible for the safe & cost-effective repair & maintenance of plant & equipment, without harm to people, the environment & targeting zero defects.
Closing date: 31 March 2022

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How to apply

Click here to download our application pack.

Please complete the application form and return to: recruitment@mackley.co.uk 

or by post to the address below:

HR Department, J T Mackley & Co Ltd, Bankside House, Henfield Road, Small Dole, West Sussex BN5 9XQ

If you require a paper copy of the application pack please call 01273 492212.


Mackley is committed to building an organisation that makes full use of the talents, skills, experience and different cultural perspectives available in a multi-ethnic and diverse society, and to achieving a working environment which provides equality of opportunity and freedom from unlawful discrimination on the grounds of race, sex, pregnancy and maternity, marital or civil partnership status, gender reassignment, disability, religion or beliefs, age or sexual orientation. The aim is to remove unfair and discriminatory practices within Mackley and to encourage full contribution from its diverse community.  Mackley is committed to actively opposing all forms of discrimination.

We follow the recommendations of the Statutory Codes of Practice of the Equality and Human Rights Commission, in all of our employment policies, practices and procedures.