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Electrical Engineering Graduate


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As part of the Cement, Lime & Packed division of Tarmac you will play an important role in keeping UK infrastructure moving, contributing towards the successful production cementitious products. An exciting role where you can see the outputs of your hard work all around you (quite literally!)​​

Tarmac | Early Careers

We are helping to build the future of this country.

Main Responsibilities

Working in our highly skilled Engineering function, a typical day as an Electrical Engineering Graduate may include:​

  • Participation in our graduate scheme to prepare you for your future at Tarmac. Guiding you to make decisions to deliver business impact, present powerfully, communicate effectively and many more key skills. You will also have lots of networking opportunities with your peer group and key stakeholders across the business.​
  • Gain a detailed understanding of cement manufacture and production via a dedicated international technical programme.  
  • Plenty of chance for some hands-on experience on site, where you can make your mark and become a vital part of the team, actively participating in breakdowns and planned maintenance work on our equipment and assets.​
  • Gain knowledge, understanding and practical application of all safety policies, procedures and practices and be active in leading and driving safety standards and improvements.​
  • Involvement in root cause failure analysis to understand the associated costs and business impacts resulting from plant un-planned downtime.​
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the integration of new systems into our plant operations.​
  • Playing a key role in important projects to help improve the way we work and deliver added value.​
  • Taking pride in all work completed and being determined to succeed​!​​

The Ideal Candidate

Our people come from a variety of different backgrounds and prior experience isn’t always necessary for success. This following transferable skills and qualifications are beneficial in this role:​

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering​
  • Communication skills.​
  • Organisation skills.​
  • Analytical skills​
  • Team work​
  • Adaptability  & Problem solving.
  • Enthusiastic about starting a career in the building materials industry!​
  • Passionate about working safely.​
  • Motivated and loves a challenge.​
  • A team player.​
  • Willing to learn and develop.

Why Tarmac

We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Bonus scheme 
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
  • Access to join our Employee Communities inc. BAME; LGBTQ+; Working Parents 
  • Training and development opportunities

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Job ID Number: tarmac/TP/112/2429
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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Today
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • All grades
  • Tunstead (Norfolk)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic

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