Graduate Control & Instrumentation Engineer

Contract type
Fixed term
2 Years
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
UK Wide
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
July 2024
Summary of vacancy

Are you a recent Engineering Graduate with a genuine passion for the environment and an interest in starting a rewarding career?

Do you have drive, ambition, an eagerness to learn and a raft of innovative ideas that you think will make a real difference?

If the above is describing you, then we would like to speak with you! 

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role.

SUEZ has a vision: a society with no more waste, where waste materials are reused, recycled or recovered for their energy content. To that end, we operate Energy from Waste (EfW) facilities. Where waste that would normally go to landfill is used to create energy, offsetting the need for fossil fuels. SUEZ also operate a number of processing facilities such as MRFs (Materials Recycling Facilities). As a Graduate Engineer at SUEZ, you’ll have the chance to develop your skills amongst our experts and learn about innovative, green waste management.

About the Role

  • £27,560 per annum + Car or Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
  • Can be based anywhere in the UK that is close to a SUEZ EfW site
  • Role is offered on a 24 month basis - incorporating work placements within the business.  There will be travel expected in this role.
  • A Full UK Driving Licence is essential for this role
  • You must have the right to work in the UK.
About the role

What will I be doing as a Graduate Engineer?

  • You’ll be the future of SUEZ R&R UK, learning all about how our Energy from Waste plants operate in order to become one of technical experts.
  • You’ll work within the Energy and Processing business units, tackling a wide range of projects and assignments that will develop your understanding of our energy and landfill functions.
  • As far as possible employees are encouraged to develop their skills and talents to enable them to progress within the company and reach their full potential. 
  • This is a structured programme designed to develop your skills and career while allowing for individual mentoring and support, and the flexibility to specialise in particular areas of interest. Rest assured that we’ll give you plenty of support and will give full support towards Chartership.
  • You’ll have a mentor on hand to guide you, as well as the Scheme Manager, not to mention our team of industry experts.

What are the requirements?

  • We’re looking for a technically capable person with a relevant degree (or equivalent) in an Engineering or Science discipline at a grade 2:1 or higher upon completion.
  • Technical expertise is only the start, you would also need to be good with people and a team player – ready to solve problems, help others and produce work of the highest standard. 
  • If you’ve got what it takes take the first step and join us in the resource revolution and apply today, there’s a great future ahead within an innovative and growing business.
  • Graduated within the last 3 years
  • Full UK Driving licence is essential for this role.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world.  With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services. 

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.    

*No agencies please* 

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Closing Date
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