seeking an Engineer who thrives on making a strong personal contribution and
who is motivated to help make the organisation a little better every day.
You want to deliver – for the client, for the business and for yourself.
We need a
personable mechanical engineer who wants to solve and deliver mechanical
engineering designs to customers and who aspires to be one of our future Chief
Engineers, Programme Directors, Key Account Directors or Business Heads.
You’ll enjoy working with others, sometimes directly at client sites, sometimes
from our offices, and always seeking to be forward thinking and going the extra
mile to help us maintain our excellent performance.
sound like you? In which case, we’d love you to apply for this role.
for our Energy business you will be part of a team of mechanical engineering
professionals with experience starting at Apprenticeship all the way up to
Chief Engineer level. You must be happy to undertake technical work
individually, or as part of a project team and to take responsibility for
managing your own delivery to agreed timescales. The role will entail design
engineering, engineering substantiation calculations, document review,
reporting and report writing, whilst working with and presenting your work to
clients. So you’ll need to enjoy technical work and spending time at site with
enjoy taking on a range of challenges, some technical, some wider business
oriented; all of which help us to run a strong business. You’ll want to work
with customers and with teams who deliver to their customers and you’ll be
adaptable and happy to cope with uncertainty. As soon as you’re presented with
a problem, you are focused on how to resolve it, whatever it might be.
just tackle these things alone. You enjoy discussing and agreeing how to
solve complex issues with your colleagues. And overall, you get satisfaction
from building relationships, with clients and with colleagues. You enjoy
getting to know people, and working out how you can have a positive impact on
them – whether delivering something for a client, or helping to win more work.
addition to having excellent communication and problem solving skills you will
be able to demonstrate the following:
- Mechanical Engineering expertise, Degree qualified or
- Some mechanical design experience gained in an industrial
environment, where you will have seen the output from your efforts; you’ll
have an appreciation of how engineering components and systems are
designed and specified
- Teamwork and Leadership qualities
- An appreciation of what’s required for design, when working
in safety critical industries, like Nuclear
- An appreciation of project and client management
- An understanding of the fundamental factors which contribute
to business success
As part of
our Energy business, our team specialises in delivering stimulating,
mechanically focussed engineering projects to clients across industry. With
existing relationships in Nuclear, both Civil and Defence sectors, as well as
the wider energy market, we bring technical know-how from across the design
lifecycle to help solve our client’s problems. We see integrated design
services as a growth area and based in South Yorkshire as part of a 55 strong
steam, we form part of a wider Energy business which gives us unrivalled access
to significant players in all parts of the industry offering breadth of
diversity and opportunity.
is ranked as one of ‘The Sunday Times 25 Best Big Companies to Work For’ and as
one of the ‘The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2015’. We support flexible
working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the
best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’
are one of the world’s foremost engineering and design consultancies, operating
in virtually every region of the world, in virtually every market.
Choosing to work for Atkins will provide you with the opportunity to engage on
some of the most exciting engineering challenges of our time. Together with our
rewarding and flexible packages, you’ll have the perfect balance to bring your
personal and career goals to fruition.
is an exciting time for Atkins, we are diversifying our portfolio to become a
more global organisation, while also continuing to grow our services in the
Energy sector in the UK. As part of a single Energy business, there will be
opportunities to develop your skills and experience in the UK working across
all our Energy clients and also for international travel as part of the global
candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process and offers of
employment will be subject to relevant security clearance being granted.
develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development courses
designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. We encourage
participation in all forms of training and have an active programme of in-house
and well as external training for all of our staff.
Although the team is
based in Rotherham, the wider Energy business has locations around the country
and opportunities also exist at various client sites. Flexibility on work
location and a willingness to undertake secondments to other sites from time to
time as required is an important aspect of how we work and we want you to be
comfortable with this culture.
refer to our website for full details of our benefits package, which includes
the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year on
top of our standard 25 days paid annual leave. Flexible working
options will be considered for this vacancy.