Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Control/Telecoms Systems Engineer

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Here at Fluor Limited we are now commencing our 2019 Graduate recruitment process and are currently seeking talented Graduate Control and Instrumentation / Telecoms Engineers to become part of the electrical, control systems and telecoms department. You would be part of the 150 strong group of skilled electrical, control systems and telecoms engineers and designers based in our regional Headquarters in Farnborough, Hampshire.

Fluor Limited is the UK operating arm of Fluor Corporation, one of the world's largest engineering, procurement, construction and project management services companies.

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If you have a minimum 2:1 MEng/MSc Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, Computing or Control and Instrumentation, then this is an excellent opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge in the development, design, application and construction of Control & Instrumentation solutions for a diverse range of industries.

Control / Telecoms Systems engineering responsibilities

  • Development of control systems designs
  • Support of detailed engineering design
  • Support to work in construction, including plant commissioning
  • Support to project proposals and business development
  • Management and organisation of project activities.

During the early part of your graduate career you will mainly be involved with development of control systems, instrumentation and telecommunication designs and supporting detailed engineering. The main activities in these areas include:

  • Development of Instrumentation and Telecoms data sheets
  • Become familiar with hazardous area equipment and ATEX requirements
  • Become familiar with Codes and Standards including IEC 61508 and 61511.
  • Perform and check calculations and design using both computer-aided and manual design techniques
  • Utilise vendor data and work with personnel in other disciplines in the development of designs
  • Participate in the development of the P&ID’s
  • Development of the Instrument Index, I/O schedules and support to control systems design
  • Become familiar with the Knowledge Community and other Fluor standards and procedures
  • Participate in general training programs and Fluor activities
  • Undertake a IET certified training programme, and be mentored by IET trained mentors.

Our Graduates

The work during the first 4 years is aimed to support Graduates to meet the requirements of the Institution of Measurement and Control and Institute of Engineering and Technology in order to achieve corporate membership and Chartered Engineer status. The work will be primarily control systems design activities carried out in our office in Farnborough, but we do look for opportunities to have trainees travel to project sites, or be based there for a period of time.

Fluor is dedicated to the development of their graduate engineers in their chosen profession to chartered status and provides excellent training and on the job opportunities. Throughout your career Fluor actively encourages both professional and personal development through a career development programme, in-house training, Fluor University, specialist development courses and mentoring. Fluor has developed an industry recognised Knowledge Management system in "Knowledge OnLine®" which provides access to our global expertise and through "OneFluorSM" we have an established platform for personal interaction and collaboration with other members of Fluor worldwide.

Fluor employs 100’s of control systems and telecoms engineers globally, and many others in other disciplines. These engineers are globally networked through the use of a unique knowledge management tool allowing for significant career development in terms of access to vast knowledge and experience.

The Company

Fluor is a global engineering and construction company, employing over 53,000 employees, 4000 clients in 62 countries. From our Farnborough office we undertake projects in the Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Mining, Industrial, Pharmaceutical, Transportation, Telecommunications and Power sectors. These projects are constructed in the UK, Kazakhstan, Africa, China, Russia and the Middle East.

We are involved in a wide range of projects including studies, conceptual design, front-end engineering design and full engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Our clients include major oil and gas companies, national oil companies, national governments, private investors and industrial companies. The range of experience our employees gain is vast, not only in engineering, but in project management, procurement, construction, commercial and legal aspects of the business.

Fluor has major offices and job sites in many worldwide locations providing opportunities for staff to gain invaluable global business and personal experience via short or long-term project and office assignments. Some of our project sites are located in harsh environments and remote locations which require different skill sets and expertise and where logistics are a key factor in project success. Such projects provide special challenges, but also great satisfaction and reward.

The Benefits

  • Competitive starting salary
  • 9 day fortnight (every other Friday you have a 3 day weekend!)
  • Company Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Subsidised Restaurant
  • Subsidised social activities
  • Graduates Advancing to Professionalism (GAP – a company funded social and professional group, run by graduates for graduates).

The Office

Fluor’s Farnborough campus is a state-of-the-art complex situated close to 2 rail way stations. Our campus accommodates around 1,800 people and includes undercover parking, landscaped grounds with outdoor seating areas, a central coffee shop, subsidised restaurant and good access to local shopping and transportation networks. A shuttle bus service operates between the local stations and is also available at lunchtimes for trips to local shopping centres.

Basic Job Requirements :

Minimum 2:1 MEng/MSc Master Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering or Control and Instrumentation or similar.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 120222BR
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • Masters and above
  • Farnborough (Hampshire)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic

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