Steve Slade

Steve Slade

Senior Recruitment Consultant

After completing his degree in Civil Engineering, Steve moved into technical recruitment, focusing on civil and structural engineering. Based in the North West, he worked for some of the industry’s best-known recruiters before setting up his own consultancy. After a successful and enjoyable four years, Steve moved back into agency roles before joining Vertical in 2016.

Steve now leads on Civil Engineering recruitment including highways & infrastructure, transport planning, bridges and geotechnical roles. His technical background means he has an excellent understanding of the requirements of a role, something that is often acknowledged by his clients. Finding the perfect match between a candidate, role and company is important to Steve and placing people in their dream job is what motivates him.