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Graduate Designer

Grimsby, DN31
£11.50 per hour



The Humber Internships Programme (HIP) offers 12-week internships and is a great way to make an impact, gain invaluable industry knowledge and start making your mark.

If you’re aged 18+, live in Hull, East Riding, North or North East Lincolnshire and are studying full-time or have graduated at degree level (or equivalent) a HIP internship could be the perfect fit for you.

To ensure you are eligible, please register with a Careers Consultant before applying for this vacancy by clicking the “View Internship” button

**Please note due to the limited time remaining on this project, we are now only accepting general enquiries from those available to work full-time immediately. Post graduate students should enquire only if they want to apply for a specific HIP part-time role.**

**Full-Time Graduate Opportunity **

Technica Ltd

Role Title:

Graduate Designer


Grimsby, DN31

Hourly Rate:



38 hours per week


An initial 12-week internship, with the desire to turn permanent if deemed successful

Overview of Opportunity

Technica Ltd are a multi-disciplined design, management and construction company who specialise in providing turnkey projects to the national and international energy sector.

Technica Ltd are seeking a Graduate Designer to join a successful design and engineering team at an established and growing market specialist, providing engineering design support to the engineers for contracts for a wide range of clients.

Guidance and mentoring will be provided from the project management and engineering team.

Opportunities are available in either electrical design or control & instrumentation design – with applications welcomed from both areas of study/knowledge.

Role Description

  • Working alongside an experienced design/engineering team with either an electrical or control & instrumentation design focus, with guidance and mentoring provided throughout
  • Ensure designs are accurate and in accordance with current standards, legislation and client requirements
  • Support team members with technical issues/queries
  • Prepare and check various engineering designs, calculations, drawings & documentation
  • Request / ensure understanding of project scope, timescales
  • Specify equipment and prepare datasheets
  • Liaise with internal team members – engineers and project engineers etc
  • Liaise with clients, contractors and vendors (after a period of guidance and training)
  • Attend meetings when required
  • Work to company, client, national and international standards and regulations

Skills and Experience (Essential)

  • Strong IT Skills, including MS Office (Word, Excel etc)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Have a creative approach to problem solving
  • Able to self-motivate and work on own initiative
  • Ability to work well with a multi-disciplinary team
  • To be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills

Skills and Experience (Desirable)

  • Previous experience of working in a team role
  • AutoCAD skills, or similar design software knowledge
  • Strong Design skills and knowledge


  • A degree in Electrical/Electronic/Instrumentation & Control required

Potential for Permanent Employment


Permission to work in the UK

All applicants must be authorised to work in the UK.

Please include one of the following statements in your CV or covering letter when applying for this role.

  • I am eligible to work in the UK without restriction
  • I am eligible to work in the UK with restriction
  • I have no eligibility to work in the UK in the post applied for and would need a Certificate of Sponsorship or other permission in order to take up employment



The project has received £900,000.00 of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations. For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding


38 hours per week


12 week internship
  • Deadline for responses 16 October 2022

Job is closed

Applications are currently closed for this job.