Sheffield Hallam University / Wavin
graduate job
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Process Engineer - KTP Associate

Job description

Knowledge Transfer Partnership is one of the UK's largest graduate recruitment schemes. This position offers a talented Process Engineer the opportunity to join a fast growing and creative manufacturing organisation with a highly-driven team who are intent on significantly expanding the business.

The chosen candidate will be based at the company site although some travel to and from the university will be expected. (Due to the remote access of the company premises the ability to drive and hold a full UK valid driving licence would be desirable)

The appointment carries a range of further benefits including:

  • Excellent experience in managing a high-profile project
  • A generous personal development budget in addition to formal off-site KTP management training
  • Automatic inclusion in our defined benefit pension scheme
  • The opportunity to register for a higher degree for which tuition fees will be waived

Although the appointment is initially fixed-term it is possible that a permanent position will be available within the company upon successful completion of the project.

What we are looking for


Ideally, you will have a master's degree in a chemical / mechanical / process engineering / technology subject or equivalent with good knowledge and experience of CFD, CAD, heat transfer, thermodynamics and combustion. Understanding of process safety systems and experience of risk assessments is desirable. A good first or 2:1 (undergraduate) degree with extensive experience is essential.

Accepted degree subjects

  • chemical engineering
  • mechanical engineering

Additional job details

£25,000 - £30,000

Salary dependent on experience

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term


How to apply

**We particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups**

For non-EU applicants, we are unlikely to be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job (unless you are switching from a UK student visa), so you should only apply if you already have unrestricted permission to work in the UK.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 21 July 2019

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Closing date:  21 July 2019

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