• Job Locations GB-Berkshire-Reading | GB-Staines
    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/1/2018 9:39 AM)
    Title
    Graduate Mechanical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    2018-29337
    Planned Number of Hires
    2
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is searching for a Graduate Mechanical Engineer for our Reading and Staines based Graduate Programme within the Oil and Gas Petrochemical industry starting in September 2019. Our structured Graduate Programme is consistently recognised as one of the best programmes within the industry.

     

    The deadline for applications is 5th January 2019.

     

    Key Elements of the Graduate Programme:

    • As a Graduate Mechanical Engineer, you will be involved in undertaking mechanical design and engineering activities in support of a range of Wood Projects
    • Accredited training scheme with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) through the Monitored Professional Development Scheme (eMPDS)
    • Structured training with regular development reviews for the first two years followed by two additional years of career development
    • Each graduate is assigned a buddy, mentor (Chartered Engineer), a departmental manager and a graduate development advisor to ensure you are supported in your personal and professional development to gain chartered status
    • Exposure to a variety of projects, early responsibility and hands-on involvement on projects alongside supportive experienced engineers
    • Opportunities to enhance non-technical skills by contributing towards our Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math’s (STEM) scheme, Industry days and work experience programme
    • Opportunities for site placements and visits in the UK and overseas
    • Rotations where available into other relevant disciplines to enhance your knowledge and experience in order to become a well-rounded Engineer
    • Competitive salary
    • Access to a range of excellent employee benefits

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Minimum 2:1 MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering (IMechE accredited)
    • Enthusiasm to work and develop your career in Mechanical Engineering within the Oil and Gas Industry
    • Demonstrate initiative, tenacity and excellent communication skills
    • Possess an ability to learn quickly and be adaptable and flexible to match business requirements
    • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary team environments
    • Must have the right to work in UK

    Diversity Statement (EEO)

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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