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We are a global defence and security company with around 95,000 employees worldwide. We deliver a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, in addition to advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and support services. Join us at BAE Systems and you’ll be part of Europe’s largest defence, security and aerospace company."
Tata Steel is one of the top steel producing companies globally, touching the lives of millions of people across the world every day with the steel that we produce. We strive to deliver unparalleled quality and to make people’s lives easier."
We are the UK’s leading engineering support services organisation in the UK and employ more than 34,000 people around the world. We make sure we invest in our people, because it's our people that make us, and therefore bring through the next generation of engineering specialists. "
Through our structured Defence Engineering and Science Group Graduate Scheme, you’ll have an unmatchable start in your career. We have a strong belief in personal development and we dedicate ourselves to helping achieve chartered status in four years."
Cogent Skills   The Cogent Skills is firmly established as the leading provider of recruitment and development services within science-based industries.   Cogent Skills is committed to inspiring you! - the next generation of science bas…
We care about our natural and built environment; our relationships with all our stakeholders; and of course, about the future of the United Kingdom. Costain is a Tier One engineering solutions provider aligned with blue chip customers. Join our graduate scheme today and be part of something important."
We are an international, integrated engineering consultancy active in 23 locations worldwide. We work with over 50 partners and have 1,800 employees, including some of the world’s strongest consulting engineers. When you join us, we are committed to supporting you develop your own career trajectory to achieve your personal aspirations and ambitions. "
GE works to make the world a better place by supplying the expertise, finance and technology that helps to build, improve and save lives every day. With 295,000 employees, we have one common mission: build, power, cure, move, and connect the world."
Jaguar Land Rover is looking to the future, where digitalisation is changing the automotive industry. We are looking for people whose skills can lead this change. You’ll find our graduate programmes just as inspiring as the vehicles you’ll help produce."
Transport for London (TFL) is the organisation that administers and manages transport across the capital. It’s an exciting, rewarding environment, where 28,000 face the daily challenges that are involved in keeping London moving, working and growing."
Our two-three year Airbus Graduate Programmes offer roles within Commercial Aircraft, Defence and Space. Each programme allows you to play a pivotal role in current projects and projects lined up for the future. Graduates have an excellent opportunity to learn invaluable skills while developing technical and personal skills.
At Labman, graduate life will never be boring. You'll be given real responsibility from day one and could be working on absolutely anything in the world of robotics. Our unique work environents boasts go-karts, basketball and even an area for VR. "
Buchanan Search was founded in 2013 by James Baker, who brought over 10 years of recruitment and executive search experience to the firm.
RedTusk was established with the overriding objective to deliver high performing sales personnel to some of world’s most exciting businesses.   We recruit across the North of England, London, and the Southwest and we have also on occasio…
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HELPING YOU FIND A CAREER IN Engineering - Mechanical and Production

Graduate engineering - mechanical and production jobs are well paid and well respected, and can lead to extremely satisfying careers. We have a wealth of jobs for engineering - mechanical and production graduates on the site, so start your job search on TheBigChoice if this is what you're looking for.

LOOKING FOR a Mechanical And Production Engineering CAREER?
How much can I earn as a Mechanical and Production Engineer?
Starting salaries are usually between £22,000 and £26,000 a year, with experienced mechanical engineers being able to earn between £30,000 and £50,000. This varies depending on the type of job and company.
What qualifications do I need to be a Mechanical and Production Engineer?
To work in mechanical engineering you will need to acquire a HNC/HND, foundation degree or degree in relevant engineering subject. After a Bachelors Degree Postgraduate study is not essential to enter into manugfacturing engineering industry but a masters qualification can help further your career. There are many reputable universities who offer postgraduate courses in nuclear subjects. Graduate training schemes are available with many employers straight after your bachelors degree. For entry onto one of these schemes usually requires a degree at 2:2 class or above, in a relevant technical or scientific subject.
What skills do I need to be a Mechanical and Production Engineer?
Different roles within the mechanical engineering field will require slightly different specialist skills but in general you will need these skills to succeed:
  • Planning and organisation
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Mathematical knowledge
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
What experience do I need to get a job in Mechanical and Production Engineering?
The necessary skills and experience to enter into the mechanical engineering field comes through academic learning in the main, but it will not hurt your changes of gaining employment if you have a practical understanding of engineering workplaces. Some sandwich courses include a year in industry which offer a useful advantage when applying for a job. Organising your own placement, for instance during the summer break, would also offer you an advantage.