Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Wessex Water

Graduate Mechanical Engineer

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Reporting to the Project Manager you will be involved in numerous projects of varied prices and size, you will oversee all project phases including early contractor involvement, estimating, design, construction, commissioning, handover and close-down.

As a Graduate Mechanical Engineer, you will be working as part of the delivery team, helping ensure delivery of the project plan.  Day to day, you will support the delivery teams with the preparation of the outline and detailed design, which will include the preparation of drawings, specifications, documentation and calculations.

As well as having an involvement managing work on site to time and budget, you will help ensure the commercial success of the project by reviewing and setting target costs, agreeing monthly financial forecasts for monthly reporting, contributing to contract negotiations.

A relevant degree in Mechanical Engineering is desirable, while also having a strong attention to detail, self-motivation, a problem-solving nature and a drive to succeed.

You’ll be working with a variety of internal customers, so you’ll need great interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders.

We are known for the excellent quality of our work, so we are looking for individuals who will have a technical knowledge and understanding to assist in providing input into efficient designing and valuing engineering options as appropriate.

COMA place high value on development and training of its people so as well as offering you further off the job training, you’ll have a senior mentor to guide your career internally.

Construction Operations Management Alliance (COMA) are a partnering arrangement led by the Wessex Water Group. Working with local contractors and suppliers from the south west, delivering a service on projects such as Europe’s biggest nuclear construction site at Hinkley Point C.

We are proud of how we support professional development, career progression and a wide range of opportunities for everyone. We have a wealth of both financial and non-financial benefits to offer our people and are committed to ensuring we provide an environment that supports health & wellbeing.

For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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Job Overview
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  • Job Category
    Construction
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