Graduate Mechanical Engineer, London

Atelier Ten are recruiting for graduates in a variety of disciplines including mechanical, electrical, public health and environmental design.

About Atelier Ten

We’re an innovative multidisciplinary firm of building services engineers, environmental design consultants and lighting designers focused on delivering high-quality, award-winning building services and sustainable design within the built environment sector.

About the role

As a member of the engineering team, you will report to a Senior Engineer or above. You will be responsible for supporting and delivering work on a range of projects.

Key accountabilities

  • Committed to pursuing CPD in all areas
  • Able to produce accurate calculations and drawings under supervision
  • Willingness to develop an awareness and understanding of other disciplines
  • Liaise with in-house engineers, the environmental team and members of the CAD team
  • Aware of agreed times scales and able to work to deadlines
  • Provide updates as and when required to line manager
  • Appreciates the importance of clients, architects and other design team members to Atelier Ten
  • Foster positive working relationships within Atelier Ten
  • Evidence of critical analysis and evaluation of own findings
  • Willingness to prepare for and attend meetings with external project / design team
  • Appreciates the need for the application of consistent standards and metrics

What we offer

In return for your enthusiasm and commitment, you’ll get a variety of benefits:

  • Exciting and varied day to day work as part of a team
  • Excellent opportunities for career growth
  • Extensive training opportunities – all our graduates are automatically enrolled into our unique two-year graduate training programme from day one, which is designed to develop them into well-rounded MEP and Environmental Engineers. Plus, you also have access to a range of external training options.
  • In-house discipline specific practice groups for knowledge sharing
  • A flexible work environment
  • A competitive salary
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free yoga sessions
  • Free VDU eye test
  • Professional membership fees
  • Study leave
  • Various extracurricular activities e.g., book club, football, softball and cricket
  • 5 and 10 year long service leave awards

Who are you?

We’re looking for someone who can work in a fast-paced office environment with the ability to manage multiple deadlines and work both independently and as part of a team. You’re proactive and self-motivated with strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work comfortably with colleagues at all levels.

Qualifications, skills and attributes

  • Minimum 2.1 degree in a relevant subject
  • Studying for, or prepared to study for, relevant professional qualifications
  • Ideally a student member of an appropriate professional institution
  • Demonstrate an interest in a discipline of engineering (e.g., mechanical, electrical or public health and environmental engineering)
  • Demonstrate an interest in Atelier Ten’s approach
  • Competent technical communication skills
  • Understanding of project co-ordination
  • Appreciates the need for the application of consistent standards and metrics
  • Effective IT skills for generating material/data
  • Ability to work under supervision
  • Ability to prioritise own work loads
  • Willingness to learn
  • Team player


Please send your application with a cover letter to Please specify in your cover letter that you are applying for the Graduate Mechanical Engineer role.

Please also, state in your email if you would like us to save your details in our database for us to get in touch with you in future for any opportunities. If we do not hear anything from you on this matter, we will delete your details from our database within three months.

Disclaimer: Please note that we might not be able to contact individual applicant with the status of their respective applications. If you do not hear from us within three weeks of your application, please assume that your application was not shortlisted for the role for which you had applied.

Atelier Ten reserves the right to alter the content of this job description to reflect changes to the job, without altering the general character or level of responsibility.