Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join our Rotating Equipment and Reliability team based in our Melbourne office. Wood has unique world class engineering capability in the fields of Vibration, Dynamics and Noise (VDN) and this role forms part of our Graduate Program commencing February 2022.

This position will report directly to the Team Lead based in Melbourne.

In Wood's two-year program, you will learn:
  • How to apply your learning into knowledge
  • What is expected of you and how to be successful in your role
  • How Wood works safely and with integrity to deliver projects for clients in line with industry standards
  • The technical elements of your role and how to use key systems
  • Awareness of the wider Wood portfolio and how our company fits together
  • How to navigate your career and the potential career paths and time it will take to get there

What you will quickly become involved with:
  • Experience in supporting different parts of our global business
  • Interaction with different teams, stakeholders and clients
  • Opportunity to get to know peers on a global basis and gain exposure to different leaders in the company
  • Increased awareness of strengths and areas of development to support professional and personal growth
  • Fundamentals of health and safety principles

These and many other advantages are associated with Wood's vibration, dynamics and noise (VDN) capability. We demonstrate technical excellence in resolving the causes and effects of vibration in static equipment, structures and rotating machinery providing engineering solutions and services improving the integrity and performance of our clients' facilities.

At Wood it takes a diverse range of people to achieve the level of impact we are having on the global energy sector. As a successful member of the 2022 Graduate Program, you will have completed your degree by the end of 2021 or earlier.

Skills / Qualifications

What we look for as a member of Wood's Graduate Program:
  • Degree in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering - Masters graduates are encouraged to apply
  • Flexible, adaptable, open minded and technically curious
  • Proactive self-starter that is driven to succeed with a positive attitude
  • Problem solver with the capacity to grow and develop
  • Empathetic toward the needs of others
  • Demonstrates integrity, honesty and humility
  • Confidence to ask questions, seek help, make decisions and challenge the norm

What you can do well:
  • Ability to communicate well at all levels
  • Reasonable level of confidence when speaking in an open forum
  • Strong IT skills and ideally have a keen interest in programming and data analysis
  • Capacity to learn and pro-actively seek and provide feedback
  • Good understanding of the benefits of respecting and appreciating what makes people different

Applicants must be either an Australian citizen or hold Permanent Residency (PR) to be considered for this role. You must upload your resume and academic transcripts to ensure your application is eligible. ( Pro tip: merge your resume, cover letter and transcripts into one document and then upload).

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

 

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