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Careers Fair

Every year our Careers Centre undertakes a destination of leavers survey, with students who have undertaken an MSc, six months after graduation. A selection of these destinations, from the 2007-2013 surveys, are listed here along with destinations from our alumni database.

Energy and Environment
AECOM - Graduate Geo-Environmental Engineer
Ardenham Energy Ltd - Renewable Energy Planner
Bradken Limited - Product Development Engineer
ENERPRO - Biomass and Environmental Advisor
Enviros Consulting Ltd- Senior Consultant
Hicks & Co Environmental Consulting – Project Manager
Hill Lawrence Group - Environmental Consultant
Leeds Solar – Graduate Solar PV System Designer
National Physical Laboratory - Research scientist
National Trust - Maintenance Warden for National Trust
University of Leeds - Research Assistant
Usmanu Danfodiyo University - Lecturer
Veolia Environmental - Secure Destruction Administrator
Shell - OEM Key Account Manager
TLC Recycling Limited - Environment Officer
Trading Emissions PLC - Project Manager
Waterman Group – Energy Consultant

Chemical Engineering
ASM Technologies - Chemical engineer
BOC - Graduate Engineer
Bristol-Myers Squibb - Research Scientist
Chengdu Kanghong Pharmaceuticals Group - Researcher
Hollister-Stier Laboratories – Scientist
Invensys Operations Management – Proposals Specialist
JP Morgan Chase – Technology Analyst
Linkso Nigeria Ltd – Process Engineer
National Centre of Science and Technology Evaluation- Expert
National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement - Sector Head
NNPC – Process Engineer
Petrofac – Graduate Process Engineer
Shell Uganda Ltd – Account Manager
Tema Oil Refinery – Process Engineer
United Biscuits - Project Engineer
University of Leeds - Research assistant
University of Pretoria – Research Associate
Worley Parsons – Process Engineer

Fire and Explosion Engineering
AECOM – Fire and Risk Engineer
AMM Fire Safety Ltd - Fire Engineer
Arcadis Vectra – Process Safety Engineer
Arup - Fire Engineer
Atkins – Senior Consultant
Buro Happold - Graduate Fire Engineer
Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore – Head of Planning
FCSL UK Ltd - Technical Safety/Fire Engineer
GL Noble Denton – Principal Consultant
Jacobs Engineering UK – Assistant Fire Safety Engineer
Jersey Fire and Rescue Service - Watch Manager
Kuwait National Petroleum Corporation - Safety Engineer
London Fire Brigade - Fire Officer
Mott MacDonald – Fire Safety Engineer
Offshore Design Engineering Ltd – Technical Safety Engineer
Technip France - Abu Dhabi - Principal Safety Engineer

Materials Science and Engineering
Genesis Oil and Gas Consultants - Materials Engineer
Jaguar Land Rover - Materials Engineer
Tata Steel - Graduate technical assistant
University of Cambridge - Junior Research Fellow
University of Leeds - Ph.D Researcher, Metallurgy

Engineering Employability Team
Our dedicated employability team, located within the Faculty's employability suite, will give you access to specific engineering and computing careers resources and industry guides. In addition, you can receive specialist one-to-one support from qualified careers advisors, with further opportunities to attend industry presentations organised by our employability team.

Engineering and Computing Careers Fair
The Faculty of Engineering holds an Engineering and Computing Careers Fair, annually, which attracts over 40 graduate recruiters including organisations such as 2e2, AECOM, Atkins, BP, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Her Majesty’s Government Communications Centre, Interfleet Technology Ltd, Network Rail, Procter & Gamble Product Supply, PwC and Unilever Leeds, to name but a few.

As well as the Engineering Careers Fair, you can explore career opportunities at many other careers fairs and presentations that are organised throughout the year by the University’s Careers Centre.

Careers Centre
Our on-campus Careers Centre is one of the largest in the country. It offers an excellent range of services and has a great relationship with graduate recruiters. The Careers Centre is the place to get advice about what to do after university, help with finding work experience, improving your CV and dealing with job applications. The Careers Centre also holds training events and workshops to assist you with your career progression.