Grad Central is a specialist graduate recruitment consultancy that focuses solely on the West Midlands region. By devoting our attention to this special part of the country, we have been able to build relationships with businesses throughout the region and can offer graduate engineering jobs across a large range of engineering disciplines.
Grad Central’s recruitment team are experienced in matching the skills, talents and career aspirations of engineering graduates from all areas of the country to the needs of employers in the local area who are looking to fill engineering jobs targeted at candidates with further education qualifications. Our graduate engineering jobs are offered throughout the region and include graduate engineering jobs such as:
Graduate Mechanical Engineers
The importance of graduate engineering talent for the regional economy
Graduate recruitment specialist Grad Central and Marek Dobrowolski from Business Birmingham (Marketing Birmingham) talk about the importance of engineering for the West Midlands and the opportunities that exist for graduates at an engineering recruitment open day.
Engineering graduates in the West Midlands
The West Midlands area is home to some of the largest engineering companies in the country and also home to some great inventions; cotton wool, the LCD screen, spark plugs, stamps and jet engines were all invented in our region, making it the ideal place in which to launch your engineering career.
The region has a very strong engineering and manufacturing heritage, not only being host to Ironbridge, the birthplace of industry, but the Black Country which gets its name from the dominance of manufacturing industry in the area. There are many large engineering based companies across the region including; GKN, Lucas, JCB, Delcam, Jaguar Landrover and LDV. The area also has thousands of smaller companies looking to fill graduate engineering jobs and roles, many producing components for the regions major car manufacturers.
Engineering is an exciting field, applying problem solving skills and theoretical solutions to a variety of practical situations to better people’s lives and improve society as a whole. Engineering graduates will be expected to have a firm grasp of their chosen discipline and will be expected to be able to apply their knowledge to common situations. As your abilities and your knowledge flourishes you’ll be given more responsibility and bigger projects to work on. Many employers will fully support your professional growth, and may assist you in achieving further relevant qualifications.
Read about some of the talented graduates that we have placed on our case studies page.
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