CAREERS IN… Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering The links below are relevant to Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering and will list careers information, employers in your field and job/work experience opportunities.

You may want to look at other areas closely aligned to your subject area. Also bear in mind that there are a range of careers open to you which may not directly relate to the subject you have studied. Take a look at Things you can do with your degree to discover more careers options.

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Careers in Aerospace – Covers aerospace, aviation and defence careers, entry routes and job search information
Royal Aeronautical Society – Careers & Education – Aerospace Careers – Getting Started
Institute of Mechanical Engineers – Find out about volunteering, events and continued professional development opportunities
AGCAS Industry Insight – Engineering – Includes information on roles, entry and progression, typical employers and trends.
Race Chip – Starting jobs in the automotive industry.

Register for Unilife Connect  - Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs and careers events

Search job in Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering on Unilife Connect – Search jobs by title and region.

Engineering & Technology Jobs – The Institution of Engineering and Technology jobs board.

Enginterns – Includes Internships, placements and industry news.

Flightglobal Jobs – Search for aviation and aerospace jobs.

Gradcracker – Careers for aerospace internships, graduate opportunities and employers. – Placements – Job site that includes placement search.

Royal Aeronautical Society – Jobs Board – Search by job function and location.

Science & Technology Facilities Council – student internshipsOSTFC offer a variety of opportunities for undergraduates including: sandwich placements and paid vacation schemes. – Includes different career paths into the space industry, placement and job opportunities.

STEM Graduates – Specialised careers site for students studying Science, IT, Engineering and Maths subjects. Includes jobs with an immediate start and graduate schemes.

TheEngineer – Aerospace Jobs – Search for Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering jobs throughout the UK.

Top Engineer – Search engineering jobs by sector and location.

TARGETjobs: Engineering – Search for internships, graduate vacancies and employers.

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Search Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering Employers on UniLife Connect

The Aerospace Wales Forum – Search Aerospace companies in Wales.

The Civil Aviation Authority – The UK’s specialist aviation regulator.

FMC Global Talent – specialist recruitment company which includes automotive and motor sport sectors

Jet2Careers – Engineering – Vacancies listed for Engineers, Maintenance, Powerplant and more.

Organisations approved in accordance with Part 145 – NB: Not all companies listed maintain aircraft, some manufacture components or parts of components

Welsh Automotive Forum – Contact to make links with automotive employers in Wales.

The content of these sites is subject to change and not subject to the editorial control of the Careers Service and Unilife. If you come across a link which takes you to a poor quality or dysfunctional site, please contact the Careers Service and let us know, so the link can be removed.

Updated: June 2018

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