Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1324287207-2
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Shift F5 Limited
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Job Title: Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Cheltenham, UK

Company: Mechanical Contracting Firm

Are you a driven Mechanical Engineer with a passion for design and building services? Do you possess a knack for innovative solutions and thrive in a dynamic work environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join a team as a Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer.

About the company: They are a leading Mechanical Contracting company based in the vibrant Cheltenham area, specializing in providing cutting-edge mechanical solutions for various projects. The team is composed of dedicated professionals committed to excellence in every aspect of their work.

Role Overview: As a Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in their projects, contributing to the design and implementation of mechanical systems for building services. This role involves utilizing your expertise in mechanical engineering principles, coupled with proficiency in software such as AutoCAD, Revit, or similar, to create both 2D and 3D models.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the design team to develop innovative mechanical solutions for building services projects.
  • Utilize AutoCAD, Revit, or similar software to create detailed 2D and 3D models.
  • Assist in the preparation of technical drawings, specifications, and documentation.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and provide technical support throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Knowledge and understanding of building services and mechanical systems.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, or similar software for 2D and 3D modeling.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.


  • Competitive salary range: 25,000 - 29,000 per annum (dependent on experience).
  • 28 days holiday, inclusive of bank holidays.
  • NEST Pension scheme.
  • Comprehensive training and support to facilitate your professional growth and development.

Please Note: At this time, they are unable to offer sponsorship for this position.

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