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Kent Recruitment

Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Surrey, United Kingdom
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About you:

Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our purpose and beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.

Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

About the job:

We are recruiting for a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join our Graduate Development Programme, and our team in Woking with duties including, but not limited to, those outlined below:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Functioning as part of a team of engineers and will mainly provide assistance to other engineers, or be responsible under close supervision.
  • Complete Kent Graduate Development Programme.
  • Corporate reporting line is to respective Mechanical Group Manager.
  • Kent values are at the heart of everything we do. They make us unique, inspire our success, and guide our decisions and actions. The successful graduate will be aligned to these values, striving at all times to be safe, ethical, innovative, responsive, quality and cost, and driven to deliver.
  • Undertakes specific tasks / area of work as defined by the lead / principal / senior engineer.
  • Executes allocated tasks within the requirements of the project execution plan and TDR.
  • Works to the requirements of the Mechanical Design Manual
  • Executes work in compliance with client specification, Kent’s ISO accredited QMS, and project specific procedures, guides and standards.
  • Performs related duties as and when instructed by lead / principal / senior engineer or group manager.
  • Providing input to preparation of deliverables by other engineers.
  • Providing input and support to decision making by other engineers.

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

  • Typically a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Awareness applicable international and industry specifications, standards and codes.
  • Knowledge of Safety and Quality Procedures and best practice.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to learn.
  • Good Communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Ability to learn to meet deadlines.
  • Analytical and problem solving mind.

We are committed to our diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. From day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures, and abilities.

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