Graduate Engineer Manchester 2024

We have an exciting opportunity, based in our head office in Manchester, UK (although global travel will be required), for a Graduate Engineer to join our busy Test Services department. The role would suit a graduate looking to learn about principals of high voltage insulation testing, gain professional qualifications, work on technically interesting equipment and who would enjoy travelling to countries across the world.

The role requires up to 20% working in the field, including overseas and offshore travel.

We have a great track record in promoting our employees through the business; we also offer excellent training to ensure everyone is working to the highest of standards. Full training on our products and services will be provided.

Role and responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Conducting On-line (& Off-line) Partial Discharge Testing (in addition to other condition-based testing) at customer sites worldwide.
  • Interpret specs and customer enquiries and design technical proposals for customers.
  • Processing data collected by engineers on site jobs.
  • Providing data analysis for customer reports.
  • Supporting customer data service requirements; to provide telephone and email support to customers.

Requirements

  • Degree in Electronic or Electrical Engineering (and/or other relevant Engineering discipline/industry experience).
  • Knowledge of safety precautions related to working with electrical and electronic equipment.
  • Self-management of assigned projects.
  • Strong computer skills including report writing.

Must be legally authorised to work in the United Kingdom.

Person specification

  • Flexible team player willing to get involved across departments.
  • Interest in full life cycle of test and installation projects from planning, testing and commissioning to reporting and monitoring.
  • Excellent organisation and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Our benefits

  • Excellent career progression opportunities.
  • Full training and opportunity to gain external certifications.
  • Flexible working opportunities - working from home possible after training.
  • Site & travel allowances.
  • Competitive salaries.
  • Annual profit sharing bonus.
  • EMI Share Options Scheme.
  • Social events.
  • Excellent transport routes.
  • Company pension (4% employer contribution).
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.
  • Eyecare Voucher Scheme.
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