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This is our purpose. This is our promise. This is our legacy.
At Mace, we’re global experts in shaping the built environment – helping to lead the way to a more connected, resilient and sustainable world. From development and consultancy, to construction and operations, we connect expertise across the entire property lifecycle to help our clients, people, communities and society achieve more than they believe is possible.
Mace offers its clients a fully comprehensive project management consultancy service supporting the development and implementation of major transport projects, we provide a flexible and highly bespoke service based on a well-proven formula for delivery.
Regardless of the scale or complexity of a project, we employ and refine our systems and processes to provide control, governance and transparency from inception to completion. In every decision we make, we challenge and work diligently to find the most efficient and cost-effective outcome. As an agile, focused and flexible partner, we adopt a value-driven strategy to define and articulate project objectives, before identifying the most effective means to deliver.
We understand the complex environments within which our biopharmaceutical and research clients operate in, providing them with the expertise they need to realise their business objectives. As a contractor and consultant, we draw upon diverse expertise to provide a truly unique consultancy offering in setting up new facilities to research and pharmaceutical clients. We manage the entire lifecycles of projects and programmes through all phases of design, construction, operation and maintenance
We are looking for a Chemical Engineering graduate who is enthusiastic about working on projects that are critical to our client’s business. Join us and you’ll have the chance to work on exciting projects where you will work with various clients across the pharmaceutical sector to ensure that process and technology appointments are compliant with the project requirements and objectives.
A hybrid role, encompassing engineering and project management, you will be instrumental in the planning, scheduling and management of process and technology projects from early design through to commissioning and construction. Our accredited chemical engineering company training scheme will provide a structured approach to enable your progression towards chartership.
The successful candidate will work both independently and alongside our experienced engineers and project managers – benefitting from mentorship, training, and hands-on learning to become a well-rounded practitioner.
Your work base will be flexible and could be in one of Mace offices or at a client’s office or facility. You will gain exposure to all aspects of project delivery from concept design, through to construction, commissioning, validation handover and into operation.
You will be required to work in various locations in the UK and internationally for extended periods of time. As such, living away from home is required and accommodation will be provided. It is likely that you will work in at least two different locations during the Graduate Development Programme.
The start date for this programme is September 2023.
We’ll also support you in gaining chartered membership with the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).
We’re looking for ambitious people who want to make a difference in the world. Proactive people who aren’t afraid of barriers, innovate, and have a genuine passion for service excellence. And those who embody the same values, behaviours and competencies as us to proudly move our industry forward:
You’ll also need at least five GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade 4/C or above, including Maths and English, an undergraduate MEng Chemical Engineering degree (expected or obtained). An affiliate member of IChemE, with a strong ambition to gain chartership.
At Mace, we see every challenge as an opportunity to dream bigger and bring ambitions to life. When you start your journey with us, you’ll get structured on-the-job training and real responsibility, right from the get-go. With support from industry-leading colleagues, and a wealth of exposure to the variety of services we offer our clients, we’ll invest in you and your future. No holding back.
Please note: we may close this vacancy before the stated closing date should we receive a high volume of applications.
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