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Graduate Tunnel Ventilation Engineering – Mechanical

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    16 February 2023
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Interested In This Role?

For this opportunity, we welcome applications from candidates that are eligible to apply for or currently hold a Graduate visa. An offer of employment will be conditional upon your Graduate visa application being approved. Please note, further sponsorship on a Skilled Worker visa will be subject to business needs and performance. If you are successful in being appointed, this will be reviewed periodically throughout your employment.

You should be able to start from September 2023.


We are looking for a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join our team of bright professionals in Tunnel Ventilation. From your first day, you will join an unrivalled community of experts, where everyone is supported in their career path and encouraged to work towards a professional qualification.  You will help us to deliver effective and professional services for a range of varied and high-profile clients. You will focus on mechanical design and analysis of tunnels and underground networks including: rapid transit systems, rail, automatic people movers, road tunnels and cable tunnels. You will also have the opportunity to work on building services projects to gain experience in all aspects of mechanical services.  It is ideal that you have a good understanding of aerodynamics and thermodynamics, numerical analysis and simulation (such as CFD). Experience of tunnel ventilation is not required. You may have the opportunity to be involved in other aspects of mechanical systems design for buildings, including ventilation systems, heating, piped services etc.

Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of our design teams, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experts in the following fields: Electrical Engineers, Environmental Services Engineers, Fire Engineers, Acousticians, Tunnelling and Geotechnical Engineers, and Project Managers.


What are we looking for?

For this opportunity, we are seeking the following qualifications, skills and attributes:

  • Master's or bachelor's degree (2:1 or above) in Aeronautical or Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical or Buildings Services Engineering, alternatively Physics or Applied Mathematics
  • Studying, or have studied, a course accredited by the Engineering Council or other accrediting body
  • graduate membership of an appropriate professional institution such as the IMechE or be prepared to join a relevant professional body
  • Possess a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Good understanding of aerodynamics and thermodynamics, numerical analysis and simulation, such as CFD
  • Some experience with coding languages
  • Enthusiasm for a career in building and infrastructure (station and tunnel) design, underpinned by a knowledge and understanding of our sector and work
  • Analytical thought process
  • Seek to improve existing ways of working, by finding efficiencies in processes
  • The aptitude to work on your own initiative and be proactive


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