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Engineering Graduate Scheme - Sustainable Building

Salary £23,500 - £25,000
Location North, Haydock
Job Type Permanent
Size 100-250
Job overview
This Engineering Graduate Scheme will allow you to use your Engineering degree and become a qualified technical expert in building material specification for an industry leader!

Looking for Building Consultant jobs and Engineering Graduate Schemes in Haydock? Want to join a leading insulation and building materials specialist who are currently growing at the rate of 150% year on year? If you're an enthusiastic graduate looking to kickstart your career in Consulting, apply to this Sustainability Consultant job in Haydock, Merseyside today!

Company Profile

In this Engineering Graduate Scheme - Sustainable Building in North-West England, you will be joining a market-leading and award-winning (listed in the 50 fastest growing companies across Yorkshire) independently owned insulation supplier. Since their foundation, they have spread across the UK with 8 branches located from Sheffield, Birmingham to London employing just shy of 200 staff. Last year they developed a new arm of the business providing in house technical consultancy services to their clients ranging from; Energy assessments, 2D & 3D thermal calculations and acoustic specifications and have since grown from the founding team of two to eight based in Haydock!

Job Description

In this Graduate Engineering job in Haydock, you will be kicking off your career acting as a Sustainable building consultant using your engineering degree to providing technical services to customers in return for the procurement of construction materials. Within this role, you’ll find yourself undertaking SAP energy assessments and other efficiency calculations and working with customers to turn their technical building plans into specification ready quotes adhering to the building regulations and standards all whilst being provided with the relevant training to become qualified On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (OCDEA).

Key Responsibilities

In this Junior Engineering job in Merseyside, your responsibilities will include:

  • You’ll be undertaking SAP energy assessments and U-value’s/ CRA calculations -
  • Ensuring that technical work and quotes are completed promptly and within the quoted timescales.
  • Speaking and advising confidently about; building systems, products, regulations and standards.
  • Comprehension of technical terminology and calculations.
  • Knowledge of construction materials with experience of value engineering and system selling.
  • Communicating technically with stakeholders from across the industry.
  • Spotting opportunities to provide additional chargeable technical services.
  • Keeping abreast of industry changes and innovations.
  • You will gain a wide range of skills and experience through continuous on the job development with coaching and mentoring

Job Requirements

  • A 2.1 from a good university, a degree in Construction or Civil Engineering, Architecture or the Built Environment (Energy/ Sustainability) related discipline
  • Accuracy and attention to detail with the ability to deliver very high standards of work
  • Solution orientated with the ability to problem-solve
  • Strong organisational skills - time management and ability to prioritise workload.
  • Working collaboratively and effectively communicating with customers, colleagues and manufacturers.
  • You’re a genuine team player and will go above and beyond to support your colleagues
  • You have an innate sense of responsibility and are happy to work independently and support others
  • Any previous experience of working within the construction or building industry would be advantageous

Benefits of the Job

  • A competitive base of £23,500 - £25,000 DOE
  • Hands-on training, mentoring from managers
  • Life assurance
  • Relevant training and support to become qualified On Construction Domestic Energy Assessor (OCDEA).
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • The opportunity to make a direct impact in a newly opened branch and region
  • The chance to gain a broad range of skills, knowledge and experience that could launch you into future management roles.

Looking for Engineering opportunities and Technical Project Management jobs in North-West England? If you're a driven graduate with an engineering degree, apply to this Sustainable Building Consultant job in Haydock, North-West England today!

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William Spilsbury
Team Lead & Key Account Manager