Charles Cocklin


Charles has been in the recruitment industry for over five years. Hard work, honesty and maintaining good client relationships are the values Charles believes are the most important to him personally.

Charles has proved himself to be a successful recruiter with a non-stop approach to challenges and can provide a number of services and options to suit your needs. Whether you are a candidate keen to find out what opportunities are out there or a client looking for industry specific professionals.

Charles’ background

Charles started his recruitment career in the City of London as a researcher for one of the world’s leading telecommunications recruitment companies. Working for a business of this nature gave Charles the required skills and experience to become a leading recruiter in his field today. Charles moved to the South-West in order to further develop his career in his passion – environmental and sustainability focused recruitment. Here he was asked to transform the Waste and Recycling division, which was a huge success and further developed their Power and Aggregates division.

Charles specialises in operations, commercial, technical (engineering and maintenance) and logistics areas of several industries and is regarded as one of the top recruiters in this field within the markets below:

  • Power
  • Waste and Recycling
  • EfW (Energy from Waste)
  • W2E (Waste to Energy)
  • Aggregates (multiple materials for building)

Previous successful placements

  • Head of Energy – Leading London based Power Business
  • Transformation Director – Energy from Waste Company
  • EfW Technicians – across the UK for several businesses
  • Managing Director – Large regional Commercial Collections Business
  • Commercial Director – One of the UK’s leading Waste Management Companies
  • Head of Waste Operations – Municipal Waste and Local Authority Service Provider
  • Multiple Site Management positions – across the UK
  • Business Development Managers – Nationwide for multiple different companies (National to Regionals Waste Collections Service Providers)
  • Aggregates
  • Quarry Manager – Large Land Restoration Business
  • Multiple Site based Operators and Managers – across the UK for multiple companies.