Design and oversee installation of mechanical and process plant equipment and systems.
Mechanical engineers design and advise on the building and repair of machines, tools and installations. They also investigate problems and faults with machinery, and study ways to improve manufacturing and energy production.
Work is in workshops, factories and offices and on building sites. Travel may be required.
Suits people with an aptitude for technology, machines and tools, technical design and physics. Good communication and teamwork skills are important.