10 months ago
Job Title : Graduate Mechanical Engineer
Location : London - London, N1C 4AB UK (Primary)
Organisational Unit : Hoare Lea -> Mechanical
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Graduate Opportunities
Education : Bachelor's Degree
Job Description : Graduate Mechanical Engineer
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Are you an aspiring design engineer looking to make a difference to the world around you? Do you want the chance to grow, learn, and be supported by industry leaders? This ever-changing world will be shaped by the buildings put into it; and we know it’s often the newest minds who have the brightest ideas.
As a graduate engineer, your day-to-day tasks will vary, as we’ll expose you to all aspects of our work so you can discover what suits you. You could produce detailed designs and drawings, use the latest computer modelling software, undertake site surveys, or research ground-breaking technologies. Communicating will span all of these, as we regularly liaise with project teams, meet clients or end users, and attend collaborative meetings.
What can we offer you?
As a leading international firm of consulting engineers, we didn’t build a 150-year legacy by standing still. The built environment is where our design-led work can carve out a better future for the planet and its people. For us, it’s about putting heart, soul, innovation and sustainability into the buildings we work on. You will receive the best training and development through our Initial Professional Development scheme, which is accredited by all three of our governing bodies in the industry. We recently won the IET long running scheme award recognising 25 years of continuous accreditation. We are committed to the ongoing professional development of our graduates and support you towards achieving Chartered Engineer or incorporated Engineer status.
An expected or achieved 2.1 or above IMechE or CIBSE accredited degree or equivalent qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar
A masters or other relevant post graduate qualification is an advantage
Previous placement or work experience in a similar industry is an advantage
An understanding of CAD or similar modelling software is an advantage
Excellent communication, analytical and organisational skills
Ability to work in a team environment and independently
A friendly, ambitious and confident individual with a flexible and resilient approach
About Hoare Lea
For over 150 years, we have been at the forefront of engineering design for the built environment. We specialise in mechanical, electrical and public health (MEP) engineering, offering a full range of design services, and as an independent partnership, we’re the largest firm of consulting engineers of our kind in the UK. We’re focused on growth, both in the UK and overseas, and have an impressive project portfolio covering everything from simple feasibility studies to some of the biggest schemes in the world.
We stick to what we’re good at and encourage all of our people to influence the way things are done. We’re large enough to provide stability and opportunity, and small enough to recognise our people as individuals; this has led to a culture of flexibility, individualism and organic growth. We have high levels of employee retention because our people like working for us, and many of them are the most skilled and experienced in the industry.
Why Work For Us
To reward your hard work and commitment we offer a competitive salary and both core and flexible benefits. These include:
Private medical scheme
25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 with length of service
Contributory pension scheme
Exposure to a variety of sectors, disciplines, opportunities and clients
Active support towards further professional accreditation
Friendly and dynamic team working environment
Collaboration with specialist groups, with strong commitment to quality
Opportunities for career progression
More information will be available at interview
We have updated our terms and conditions for candidates.
Any offer of employment will be conditional upon you providing evidence of your right to work in the UK.
We have opportunities available across many of our offices including Bristol, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Cambridge, Cardiff, Glasgow, London, Leeds, Manchester, Oxford and Plymouth.
Applications close on the 1st January 2020, but we will be shortlisting candidates as part of an on-going process, so apply early to avoid disappointment.
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