Graduate Manufacturing Engineer

  • Job Reference: 1822
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Centrax Ltd
  • Location: Newton Abbot, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Healthcare, pension, life cover, subsidised canteen, secure parking
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Two years (with the aim of permanent employment on completion)
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Centrax creates a series of high-efficiency gas turbine generator packages to suit a wide range of industries and power applications.  We're driven to provide world-class power generation.  But what really fuels us at Centrax is a commitment to providing exceptional customer care with a personal touch.  From our base in South West England, our independent company serves a diverse international market - delivering complete power generation solutions, from design and engineering to assembly and maintenance.

Do you have plenty of initiative and curiosity?  Are you eager to problem solve and implement solutions? 

We are looking for a graduate to develop and improve our manufacturing processes by studying production and manufacturing methods.  Designing, planning and implementing manufacturing systems, equipment and processes will be your main focus.

In your graduate role you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience, working with highly skilled professionals, while developing business relationships and broadening your knowledge by spending time in multiple areas of the business.

Skills and qualifications

  • relevant degree and work experience
  • manufacturing methods and procedures
  • manufacturing quality
  • product development
  • presenting technical information
  • CAD
  • excellent communication skills
  • self motivation
  • leadership skills
  • ability to accurately interpret data, drawings, BOMS and specifications

This is advertised as a two year fixed term contract however, after investing in your development throughout the programme, the current aim is to offer a permanent contract on completion.

 What's in it for you?

Our two year graduate programme will enable you to build on your academic success with an exceptional opportunity to join a thriving engineering environment.

We place a high value on the personal dimension of our service.  So we're looking for candidates who exhibit an acumen for teamwork, a genuine desire to support their fellow graduates and colleagues, and a commitment to delivering excellent client care.