Mechanical Engineering Scheme

Mechanical Engineering Scheme

Do you want to use your passion for mechanical engineering to create innovative solutions to some of the world’s most complex challenges?

Ricardo is looking for the next generation of mechanical engineering graduates to join our global automotive and industrial team. You will be using your specialist skills in mechanical, automotive, mechatronic, aerospace, manufacturing, or motorsport engineering to consult with our clients to come up with innovative solutions to their requirements. You will be applying your specialist knowledge to a broad range of market sectors including passenger car, heavy duty and commercial vehicle.

Our scheme is IMechE and IET accredited.

Why Ricardo?

  • A 2-year accelerated graduate development programme
  • Up to 4 placements around the business so that you can gain experience in other engineering disciplines
  • Engineering projects across a range of market sectors
  • Continue your professional development and work towards your CEng or IEng qualification with fees covered and mentorship provided
  • Potential for international placements
  • Recognition and celebration of your success
  • Six-monthly salary reviews
  • Become a STEM Ambassador and inspire the next generation of Engineers

How does the scheme work?

Our 2-year graduate scheme is an accelerated development programme which will see you working with a global multi-disciplinary team of engineering experts in Europe, Asia and North America.

As well as being able to specialise in your chosen field, you will have the opportunity to do up to 4 placements around the business to gain experience in other disciplines. There is also the potential for international placements.

We offer many opportunities for you to continue your professional development. You will have regular check-ins with feedback on your progress and recognition and celebration for your success. We also support you to work towards your CEng or IEng qualification with fees covered and mentorship provided.

Required

  • Minimum of 2:1 in a degree which specialises in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics engineering, aerospace engineering, motorsports engineering, or manufacturing

Beneficial

  • A master’s degree which specialises in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics engineering, aerospace engineering, motorsports engineering, or manufacturing
  • Relevant work experience
  • Interest in a mechanical engineering hobby such as motorsport, restoration projects and/or formula student
  • A second European language
About Ricardo Automotive & Industrial

About Ricardo Automotive & Industrial

Ricardo is delivering transformative, environmentally sustainable technology innovation, as the trusted global engineering services partner for clean, efficient, integrated propulsion and energy solutions for global transport customers, leveraging its digital backbone and investment in data science capability to help customers maximise their efficiency and effectiveness. Learn more.

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