This is an excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer who wants to use their degree in a commercial environment with lots of scope for growth and development.
Based in the East Midlands, we are a global supplier of industrial motors, drives, motion control solutions and power transmission components employing 8,000 people worldwide. Our solutions go in to a wide variety of applications within industries as diverse as oil and gas machinery to paper manufacturing to baggage handling systems.
What is exciting about this role?
This is a unique opportunity to join a stable, established multi-national business that likes to invest in and develop their people. In fact the Managing Director of the UK and European operations joined the business as a graduate. You will receive structured training and support and will be assigned to a mentor who will help you get you up to speed throughout the early stages of your career.
What do we do?
We are a leading global supplier industrial motors, drives, motion control solutions and power transmission components employing 8,000 people worldwide.
So where do you come in?
This is a unique opportunity to join a commercial engineering department working with our diverse range of clients throughout the South of England.
You will use your confidence, energy, excellent communication skills and ability to influence others with your technical expertise to set up these contracts and work with others in the business to ensure the careful management of these accounts and projects and provide feedback to our design departments to input in to more bespoke projects. You will ensure that our customers are always satisfied with our solutions and provide an excellent level of customer service throughout every stage of the project process.
What can we give you?
We can give you excellent training and support, an excellent breadth and depth of experience, real responsibility from day one, the opportunity to experience the sharp commercial end of engineering and the development opportunities that come with working with a global player. We provide excellent internal and external training in both the UK and in the USA and a mentor will be assigned to you to help you succeed in the early stages of your career.
What you need to demonstrate?
You will need either a degree in Mechanical Engineering with an understanding of Electrical Engineering or a degree in Electrical Engineering with an understanding of Mechanical Engineering and a full driving license. You will need to be able to demonstrate an interest in motors, have strong analytical ability, problem solving skills, the ability to spot opportunities with excellent communication skills, confidence and energy, the ability to influence others combined with the ability to work on your own initiative. You will be tenacious but patient in your approach and flexible to travel around the UK and partake in occasional overseas travel.
All applicants will be processed through Discovery Graduates.
Discovery is one of the leading consultancies in Graduate Recruitment. We know the needs and desires of graduates aspiring to be some of industry’s future business leaders. A graduate career can be very challenging and rewarding. All our positions will provide you with a good basic salary and in many cases, the opportunity to earn substantial bonuses, company cars and other benefits including healthcare and in some case all expenses paid trips abroad.