Engineering Services Sector Guide
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  • Engineering services include any service or work which requires the application of engineering knowledge and expertise.
  • This sector is responsible for solving complex challenges which can be encountered at any stage of a project’s life cycle.
  • With the challenges posed today by rapidly evolving technologies, rising global populations and changing energy requirements, innovative engineering solutions pave the way for the future of our planet.
  • Nearly 20% of the UK’s workforce is employed in the engineering sector, yet there is still a shortage of engineers and skilled workers. As a result, those with engineering degrees are highly sought after, with plenty of placement and graduate opportunities to choose from.
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Engineering Solutions
Sponsored by Emerson
  • Emerson is a technology and manufacturing company which solves its customers’, and the world’s, toughest challenges.
  • To leave our world a safer, cleaner and healthier place; Emerson is helping people make the most of our planet’s valuable resources and advancing the performance and safety of industries across the globe.
  • Since 1890, Emerson has grown to include around 74,000 employees working across 155 manufacturing locations worldwide.
  • It works in a wide range of sectors, from Utilities to Life Science, and from Renewables to Pharmaceuticals.

Emerson Hub on Gradcracker

Emerson’s reach, and breadth of expertise, gives graduates the chance to pursue their ideal career path. Their graduate programme is designed to give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the business, make a difference, and have an impact on the world.

Immerse yourself at Emerson

We spoke to Emerson’s recruiter and recent graduates during one of our live Gradcracker webinars. Watch the recording on their hub to get a feel for the culture at Emerson and find out what they’re looking for in potential candidates and new starters.

Creative, high-calibre graduates

They also have a range of graduate profiles on their hub which are definitely worth a read. Discover what it’s like to join Emerson as a graduate – from those who have done it themselves – and see for yourself where your career could go.

To do things that have never been done before, start your career with Emerson.

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Engineering – Technical Services
Sponsored by Atkins
  • Atkins is a leading global consultancy with over 80 years’ design and engineering expertise.
  • It uses its specialist knowledge to help solve technical issues; and focuses on research and development, implementation and operational aspects of solutions.
  • It works in a variety of sectors, including water, defence, aerospace, infrastructure, energy and transportation.
  • The company has been involved in many inspiring projects, from Heathrow Airport to Dubai Opera House.
  • Atkins’ Graduate Development Programme will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to progress your career and achieve a professional qualification.

Atkins Hub on Gradcracker

If you’d love to get an exclusive insight into life at Atkins, you should definitely watch our webinar with them on Atkins’ Gradcracker hub. You’ll find out more about the company and how you can help them build a better world, as well as hearing from some of Atkins’ graduates.

You’ll make an impact

The Atkins hub is packed full of useful information for those thinking of applying. ‘Life at Atkins’ tells you all about the Graduate Development Programme, and why you should join the company.

Atkins’ range of holistic benefits is an important part of how it attracts and retains its people. Under ‘Rewards & Benefits’, you can find out more about what the company does to recognise its employees’ achievements.

Help clients bring challenging projects to life

Whatever your ambitions, and whether you join as an intern or as a graduate, you’ll work within a team of people who ask questions and dare to see things in a different way.

If you’d like to do work which has an impact, and is valued, join Atkins.

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