Graduate Engineer

XL Graduate Placement
Bristol (City Centre)
£21000 - £23000 per annum + initially 20 weeks paid at £7.50ph
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
We are a systems Engineering Consultancy working within the Aerospace, Defence, Rail, Nuclear and Marine Sectors providing SME support through the Engineering Lifecycle based on V-Model principles. This is a Graduate Aerospace Engineer role based in Bristol. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake the following tasks: Creation of detailed Statements of Work for clients Assisting with responses to ITT's including MoD FATS Identifying required resource to deliver work packages Supporting the company engineers in delivering work packages Assisting in developing the company Model Based System Engineering Conducting MATLAB modelling work packages Maintenance of company databases Configuration management Maintenance of the Website and other professional media outlets Engage with customer stakeholders from time to time Attending Engineering review meetings which may be held at various UK locations. The successful candidate will be degree in Aerospace engineering or related with up to 2 years' experience, and have the following skills: Essential skills / knowledge / personal attributes: Strong interpersonal skills Strong attention to detail Proactive and outgoing resilient with an ability to be diplomatic but also be able to deliver robust coherent arguments Reliability and punctuality Ability to read drawings Working knowledge of Microsoft package Self-motivated and ability to work under your own initiative Ability to prioritise and manage workload for multiple tasks and projects effectively Adaptability and willingness to learn new skills and get involved in a variety of projects Desired skills / knowledge / personal attributes: Some experience of working in an engineering environment You will start on a 20 week probationary paid at £7.50 per hour. On successful completion of your probation, there is a permanent graduate position available with a salary of £21,000-£23,000. This is a fantastic opportunity for our existing client. If you are interested in this placement please apply by clicking on the link below or contact XL Graduate Placement for further details. XL Graduate Placement is the UK's leading graduate recruitment specialists with nationwide opportunities for graduates across all industry sectors, including; HR, Engineering, Business, Marketing, Finance, Construction and ICT. We place graduates in permanent positions with our clients, as well as 5-6 month paid work placements directly linked to your future career choice - more than two thirds of our placements directly end with permanent graduate positions. XL Graduate Placement is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best. To find out more about us please visit This job was originally posted as