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Mechanical Engineers

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About this career

£26,602

Median salary

New workers start around £17,370.41. Normal pay is £26,602 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £40,177.02.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Organises and establishes control systems to monitor operational efficiency and performance of materials and systems.
  • Ensures that equipment, operation and maintenance comply with design specifications and safety standards.
  • Designs mechanical equipment, such as steam, internal combustion and other non-electrical motors for railway locomotives, road vehicles, aeroplanes and other machinery.
  • Determines materials, equipment, piping, capacities, layout of plant or system and specification for manufacture.
  • Undertakes research and advises on energy use, materials handling, thermodynamic processes, fluid mechanics, vehicles and environmental controls.

Skills

Job postings

Mathematics
77
Reading Comprehension
77
Science
76
Monitoring
73
Active Learning
71
Critical Thinking
71
Active Listening
70
Writing
68
Speaking
67
Learning Strategies
46