Graduate Technical - Building Services / Electrical Engineering
Do you have a Qualification in Building Services or Electrical Engineering? We have an amazing opportunity for someone to join the Graduate Training Program for a company in Southampton which will kick start your career and see you travelling to their other sites.
What are they looking for?
A HND/HNC/Degree (2016/2017) in Building Services, Mechanical ENgineering, Electrical Engineering or a similar technical qualification is a MUST have. Aside from that, we are looking for people with a great attitude and a genuine passion for what they do, this would best suit someone who is confident and independent but gets on well
Aside from that, we are looking for people with a great attitude and a genuine passion for what they do, this would best suit someone who is confident and independent but gets on well in a team, someone who wants to drive their career forward and is keen to increase their skills.
An understanding of electric heating and/ or ventilation products from your studies would be great, and they would happily consider anyone who has a year or two experience working in a Building Services, manufacturing or a closely related industry in addition to a qualification. You will also need full clean drivers licence and valid passport.
Over the course of the year you will be assigned a development mentor who will support you and help sculpt a career path within this exciting business. If successful, you will be guided by a Masters graduate in Building Services Engineering (which he did with his current employer) and has worked for the company for 6 years. They encourage personal development and believe in nurturing and growing their talent which in turn will help grow their business.
What will you be doing?
This is a PERMANENT position which will see you working round the business for the first 12 months, joining a development programme with the chance to experience the breadth of the business by spending some time within all of the departments which will give you a strong foundation from which you will be able to identify a career path that best suits your talent, skills and aspirations. Your placements would include Research and Development, Product Support, Product Application, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Order Processing and Customer Care. AFter the first year, they will work with you to start your permanent career in an area of interest within the techncial team.
You will also get to travel to Ireland! (This does mean you need to have a valid passport and be happy to be away for prolonged periods away from home).
Aspects of your role will include:
- providing a technical product support service for products to architects, consultants, installers, wholesalers/merchants and consumers
- participating in meetings and presentations as required in support of customer programs and business requirements
- Formation of strong working relationships with production, distribution, research & development etc to strengthen communication and service delivery to customers
- working as part of a team to deliver excellent customer service
How to apply:
If you are determined to get your career started off on the right foot and want to get ahead of the game, get in touch with Tracy De Pass at FPR Group to discuss the role. You can call us on or email your CV (feel free to include a covering letter or some details about what you want out of your career so we can make sure we match up the right role for you!