Graduate Engineer placement

Graduate Engineer Placements – North West based 

With strong customer focus and innovative product design and processes, Camfil are always looking for new talented individuals to join our team who can achieve our goal to provide clean air solutions to protect people and processes all over the world. 

We are looking for individuals who want a career that will challenge them technically whilst developing their leadership and creative abilities. As we continue to grow and expand our business, we understand that hiring the right people and treating them well is a key ingredient of our continued and long-term success.

From Day 1 you will be given functional responsibility working to deliver results to our customers. Therefore ,you will succeed in the pursuit of gaining a wide range of skills, knowledge and business experience that will stand you in good stead for a long-term career with Camfil.

To be considered for this role you will be a graduate from a mechanical, chemical or manufacturing engineering discipline and above all come with a ‘can do’ attitude as this will be a key ingredient to your success. Our graduates work on a range of projects for a variety of clients ensuring real opportunities for personal growth and career progression, whilst we seek someone who can think independently, the ability to work within a team environment is paramount. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Support and assist the project manager 
  • Base lining project scope, budget and schedules
  • Tracking of projects, budgets and schedules
  • Maintenance and control of projects, budgets and schedules
  • Issue tracking, control and resolution plans
  • Work with global teams to develop and maintain the latest lean technology standards 
  • Assist in project planning activities
  • General administrative duties;
  • Development and maintenance of project documentation and office templates;
  • Development and alignment of internal business systems to the projects office;
  • Internal and external client interaction;
  • Assisting in the preparation and management of work packages for sub-contractors.

Education, Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Engineering Degree;
  • Ability to learn and develop in a fast-moving environment 
  • Flexible and adaptable to the work environment and changing needs of the business;
  • Excellent organisational skills, communication, technical and analytical skills;
  • Ability to work to multiple deadlines 
  • Management and prioritisation of own workload and understanding the workload constraints of others;
  • Ability to drive long term innovation and cost saving improvements  
  • Excellent attention to detail 
  • Advanced MS office skills particularly in excel;
  • Experience within a project environment;
  • Understanding/experience of project planning software (MS Project / Primavera P-6);
  • Motivated, positive, flexible, team player.
  • Willing to work outside of the UK as and when required 


  • Project Management within a similar manufacturing environment: 1 year +  (preferred)


  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in an engineering or technical discipline with a minimum 2:1-degree classification  

This role is an excellent and unique opportunity to advance in a challenging career at Camfil by demonstrating growing levels of technical and leadership skills. We offer industry leading learning and development opportunities to allow you to excel in your career and take on new challenges expanding your knowledge and expertise across a range of different areas.

These are permanent positions with an immediate start following interview, in return we offer excellent salary prospects, career development, job security and a great place to work.

Dawn Swailes
Human Resources Manager
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