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Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JSGME250522
  • Job Title: Graduate Mechanical Engineer
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £27,000 per annum + Package
  • Location: Derry, Northern Ireland

Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Have you recently graduated or soon to graduate in Mechanical Engineering? Interested in a fantastic career opportunity as a Graduate Mechanical Engineer working with one of the world's most recognised apparel brands?

VANRATH are recruiting a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to provide support to a team of Engineering Technicians and Managers, with a focus on mechanical integrity.

£27,000 per annum


  • BUPA Health Insurance membership.
  • Competitive Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Potential for Performance Pay through variable compensation program.
  • 25 days annual leave with 8 recognised Public Holidays
  • "Employee Referral" cash bonus scheme

Our client is a globally recognised brand, innovating and producing fibre and technology solutions for the apparel and personal care industries.

Need has arisen through growth for graduates to join the company's culture in its focus to add value to customers' products by developing unique innovations designed to meet the consumer's need for comfort and lasting performance.

Brief Duties

  • Provide support to the Engineering Technicians and Managers on mechanical integrity.
  • Perform condition based monitoring checks and data analysis to anticipate and prevent equipment failures.
  • Develop skills to lead root cause failure analysis investigations.
  • Network with other global sites to learn and share best practice reliability methods and practices.
  • Develop expertise on pressure system regulations working with 3rd party vendors and insurers.
  • Implement safe and lean manufacturing methods.
  • Provide production support to existing processes.
  • Work as directed, to complete essential manufacturing critical projects when needed.

The Ideal Person:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree (Min 2:1).
  • Demonstrable ability to analyse data.
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment and systems.
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office Products.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety processes.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joe Sowerby for a confidential discussion on 028 9033 0250