Junior/Graduate Engineer

Junior/Graduate Engineer

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  • Sector:

    General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jacob Davies

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8935

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Location:             The Wirral, Merseyside

Salary:                  £20,000 per annum

Sector:                  Mechanical Engineering

Junior/Graduate Engineer

£20k, Mon – Fri, Full time/Perm & Pension, Holiday

 An exciting opportunity to join a global reaching engineering company with over 150 years of success in their field. They specialise in research and development, engineering and manufacturing, product management, and sales and are looking for a Junior Engineer to join their team at the Wirral site. If you have a background in Mechanical Engineering and are looking to start your career at an already established and successful company then this role may be perfect for you. The role offers early opportunities for personal development through Project Management and foreign travel, as well as longer term professional and career development within an expanding international organisation.


 The role duties and responsibilities involve the following:

-          Reporting to Senior Engineers.

-          Estimation of Furnace/Vessel Refractory Lining Bills of Materials.

-          Production of Refractory Layout Drawings/Designs.

-          Production of Precast Block Manufacturing drawings.

-          Liaise with suppliers when required.

-          Provide technical support for sales team/customers.

The candidate:

-          Good communication skills.

-          Respect for safe working practices.

-          Keen to develop new skills and industry knowledge.

-          Willingness to travel.

Essential skills/Experience:

-          Degree/HND or equivalent in an engineering discipline.

-          Strong experience of CAD: AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor preferable.

-          Driving license.

-          Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Desirable knowledge:

-          Knowledge of the refractory industry.

-          Practical skills.

Salary - £20,000

Monday to Friday (9-5)

Permanent position.

24 days holiday + Public holidays.


The company:

With more than 150 years of Industry leadership, we are the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States and work worldwide. With our HQ in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company’s international network spans North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. We serve every major industry that requires refractory solutions to enhance production and protect assets. We are consistently recognised for our talents, expertise, industry first and intensely driven excellence.

We are currently seeking Refractory Engineers to contribute to our current growth and to be based in our manufacturing facility on Merseyside. You will support our customers in the Energy, Glass. Cement & Lime and Metal sector in Europe, the Middle East and India. The role requires the daily application of sound refractory engineering practices.

The role also offers early opportunities for personal development through Project management and foreign travel, as well as longer-term professional and career development within an expanding international organisation.


Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis (outside IR35 Determination). Agency PAYE and Umbrella engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.
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