Graduate R&D Engineer

A&D Recruitment
24000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
7 Dec 2021

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Engineering & Aerospace
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
Start Date
Due to expansion of the R&D Department our client have an exceptional opportunity for a Graduate R&D Engineer to join their successful team. Working collaboratively with the Research and Development Team you will become a key member of the team designing, testing and developing new and existing Heat Pumps. You will bring in fresh ideas to ensure that the company develops, maintains, and expands their range of cutting-edge products.

The Company:

A well-established Heat Pump Manufacturer that represents award winning British engineering at its finest.

The Role:

You will be working within a successful and very capable Engineering department whose day-to-day tasks will help thousands of people to reduce their energy costs and the UK to achieve its net zero carbon targets. We are seeking a Graduate who is eager to begin their career within sustainable engineering.

Main Purpose of Job

* Carry out mechanical based analysis, development and design of products and equipment.

* Produce CAD drawings, documentation, and technical reports.

* Carry out electrical based design and development as required.

* Carry out programming as required.

* Work within and at times lead projects.

* Develop your own knowledge and understanding in relevant fields of learning.

* Help design, build and run simple test rigs.

* Work within the Engineering Change Process.

* Produce unbiased technical test reports and design documentation.

* Support product development projects from inception through to production.

* Undertake such other duties as may be required within the general scope of the job

Person Specification:

* A graduate who is eager to start their career in engineering or someone with a couple of years' experience.

* Ability and desire to grasp new concepts and ideas.

* Proficiency in Microsoft office with excellent Excel skills, strong CAD skills, preferably with Solidworks

* Knowledge of thermodynamics and electromechanical control systems.

* Knowledge and understanding of refrigeration cycles.

* Confident in working as part of a team and comfortable in raising concerns or improvements to product development.

* Capable of reading and understanding technical drawings.

* Capable of writing unbiased technical reports.

* Time management, organisation and the ability to work to deadlines.

* Flexible approach to work and adaptability to change.

* Good understanding of applied physics.

* An eye for detail and a methodical work process.


* Basic salary between GBP24,000 - GBP30,000 DOE

* 25 days annual leave plus statutory

* Cycle to work scheme

* Employee Assistance Programme

* Private Health Insurance (after 1 year)

* Company Pension Scheme

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