Graduate Design Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1232594942-2
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: The Recruitment Group
  • Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Apprentice Pay: £23,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Construction, Engineering, Procurement & Supply Chain, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Graduate Design Engineer - Permanent
Salary - £23k
Location - Hinckley
Hours - Monday - Friday 37.5 hours

Graduate / Design Engineer / Civil Engineering / Geotechnical Engineering / AutoCAD / Hinckley / LE10 3DU / Permanent

The Recruitment Group is working with the UK's largest Geosynthetic material suppliers who manufacture and supply products to the Construction and Civil engineering sector.

Purpose of the Graduate Design Engineer role:
Our client is looking for a Graduate Design Engineer to be part of the Engineering Department working on a variety of civil and geotechnical projects, reporting to the Principal/Senior Design Engineer.

Main duties and responsibilities of a Graduate Design Engineer:
. Produce relevant geotechnical design calculations, drawings, and relevant documents for the use of Geosynthetics materials.
. Discussing projects/solutions and designs with customers (consultant engineers, civil engineering, and contractors) to provide technical solutions.
. Contact consultant engineers and civil engineering contractors with a view to gaining specifications and promoting the product range.
. Understand the Company's business plan and philosophy.
. Develop and enhance the technical capabilities of the company.

Experience/knowledge requirements for a Graduate Design Engineer:
. BEng or MEng Civil Engineering or Geotechnical Engineering or similar discipline is essential.
. Preferable but not essential 1 or 2 years of relevant experience in a Geotechnical role.
. Interest or knowledge of Soil Mechanics/Civil Engineering industry.
. Ability to read technical drawings to ascertain customer requirements.
. Experience with AutoCAD is preferred but not essential.
. Ability to work under pressure.
. Ability to be self-motivated and work alone/as part of a team.
. Project management experience is beneficial but not essential.
. Experience using CRM systems is also beneficial.
. Must hold the right to work in the UK.

Please contact Recruitment Group on the contact details provided.