JOB TITLE: Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Ellesmere Port
Job Reference : 10390SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/02/2014
Salary & Benefits : £26000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to be based in Ellesmere Port paying a starting salary of £26k, to undertake a three year graduate programme with a world leading company who specialise in sustainable packaging solutions. Upon completion of your graduate programme you will take a senior role within the company. We require high level Graduates with a recent University Degree 2.1 or above within an Engineering discipline. You must currently live in the UK.

Job Description

Graduate Mechanical Engineer
2.1 or above.
Based in Ellesmere Port
Relocation considered for high calibre candidates in the UK. You must live in the UK
Starting Salary £26k
The Role
The Graduate Mechanical Engineer, will join a company that produces sustainable solutions for paper and board packaging with production facilities in Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, Ireland and U.K who are offering a 3 year training programme . Located in the North West.You will embark on a career that will be financially beneficial and also personally rewarding.

We want ambitious and multi skilled /Mechanical/Production graduates who are able to demonstrate previous experiences and qualifications and a real desire to reach the top of their professions.

The graduate development programme is a unique curriculum that begins with s a three year programme, where on completion, you will progress onto a senior permanent position within the organisation. The graduate programme is designed to provide you with the guidance, training and environment you will need to fulfil your potential. Unlike many graduate programmes which have a rigid template, our client's plan is to identify the skills you possess and then jointly plan how and in which direction your graduate development programme takes, this could be in an engineering capacity or management direction, the choice is yours.

You will initially be based in the North Westarea but as the programme continues you may be required to work at other locations in the U.K. and also undertake a variety of training that may be conducted in Spain and other destinations throughout Europe. Therefore it is vital that you have an open mind in regards to where you will be based over the length of your programme. We will consider candidates who wish to relocate to the area if you are of a high calibre. You must live in the UK at present.

The Graduate Mechanical Engineer will begin their programme by undertaking Production project work in conjunction with a combination of learning modules, international training courses and online tutorials. You will work for the first 6 months in the Production/Packaging plant to gain hands on experience and training before joining an in depth training programme in September 2014 alongside other graduates from other sites all over the UK.

The Graduate Mechanical Engineer will learn
*Production Management systems in the packaging area,
*Support manufacturing, logistics, production and customer service are projects
*Manage the whole service department

The Graduate Mechanical Engineer will look at Projects/Assignments such as.
*Print Improvement
*Machine Calibration of Print
*Form Specification
* Improve Performance of run speed & die cut waste

The Candidate
The Graduate Mechanical Engineer will have;
A MEng or BEng Degree or equivalent in an Engineering discipline- 2.1 or above
Industrial Placement year &/or experience working within a production environment.
A Strong Character- independent, decisive with impact & influencing skills
Be a Problem solver
Be able to analyse data
An Excellent communicator
The Ability to speak more than one language- particularly Spanish.
Leadership capabilities
The ability to learn quickly and understand customer's key objectives
Eager for self-improvement.
Be geographically mobile
Live in the UK at present

The Company
The Graduate Mechanical Engineer will work for a market leading, family owned business that produces sustainable solutions for paper and board packaging. Our client develop packaging solutions with production facilities in Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, Ireland and U.K of which you will regularly visit during your programme.

The Package
Paying a Starting Salary of £26k, this will then rise to £27.500k after 6 months, after 12months £28,600, and after 18 months and provided you achieved agreed levels of development- £30,500. Your salary will then then be reviewed on an annual basis.

Job Keywords

Graduate, Engineer, Production, Manufacuring, Packaging, Mechanical, Ellesmere Port, 2.1, degree, masters, MEng, BEng, languages, Paper, recycling, sustainable, first class, honours,

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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