Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Mechanical Engineer - Billingham

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Role Outline

Support engineering activities under the supervision of senior engineer in all types of projects sizes and complexities. Complete tasks cost-effectively and in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards and safety requirements.

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Main Accountabilities

1. Technical contribution

Performs basic survey work, standard computations, analysis and basic design tasks. Collects data and supports production of the engineering design (e.g. creates drafts for the Senior Engineer to approve). Assists other engineers (preparation of permit applications, testing, drawings, etc.). Exercises judgment on limited details of work and on application of standard methods. Prepares project documentation within one’s scope of deliverables.

2. Contract management

Identifies variation requests to support contract claims issuing.

3. Planning and control

Follows work plans and cost estimates in one’s area of responsibility. Ensures quality deliverables on time and within targeted cost.

4. Risk and opportunity management

Supports risk assessments and implementation of resulting actions in one’s area of responsibility. Documents and handles technical risks according to mitigation guidelines.

5. Customer

Clarifies technical queries for customers. Interacts with other staff and contractors within one’s scope of deliverables.

6. Supply chain management

Collaborates with the Supply Chain function, reviews vendor documentation, supports preparation of RFQs, evaluation of proposals, maintaining the execution of projects, etc.

7. Processes and tools

Uses standard processes and tools applicable to one’s area of responsibility. Reports process and tool inefficiencies, along with suggesting ideas for improvement.

8. People leadership and development

May assign tasks to and coordinate work with technicians, administrative staff


Minimum 2:1 degree level qualified in relevant discipline (Science, Manufacturing or Engineering subject).

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Interest in Mechanical Engineering, Inspection & Non-Destructive Testing in High Hazard Oil, Gas & Chemicals Industry.
  • Clean UK Driving License.
  • Energetic, enthusiastic and self-motivated candidate.


  • Engineering experience working in High Hazard Oil, Gas & Chemicals Industry.
  • Associate member of relevant institution e.g. Institution of Mechanical Engineers.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: GB69764221
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Billingham (Teeside)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Chemical
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical

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