Graduate Project Engineer Upon Tyne 2024

Type: Graduate
Region: North East

As a Graduate Project Engineer, you will work in the Project Management Department while engaging with a variety of other departments designed to develop your capabilities whilst exposing you to different aspects of real-world engineering and project delivery.

You will have an individual training plan to aid you in developing the specific skills and knowledge required for your role. At the end of the program, you will be equipped with excellent knowledge to support you for your professional career within Siemens Energy!

How you’ll make an impact

  • Develop your knowledge of Project Scope Definition, Project Control, Project Programming and Financial & commercial astuteness
  • Be a valued member within a team of Entry Level Talent (Apprentices/Interns/Graduates) to participate in the business improvement projects. The scope of these projects will provide you with valuable team working and presentation skills.
  • Take part in our Societal Engagement schemes, where you can push the business further and change its course, as well as represent us externally such as at STEM events.
  • Seek out opportunities that will strengthen your skills and enhance your knowledge to continue to support the business and your career development path.

What you bring

  • Graduated with a 2:1 degree or above in an engineering discipline.
  • Are flexible, know how to connect with others and pride yourself on bringing positive, bright ideas to the team
  • Feel comfortable working and reporting at all levels of a multidisciplinary team
  • Enjoy jumping in and, with support from us, feel confident taking responsibility for tasks and projects you’ve been assigned
  • Have an eye for detail and know how to make the right call

About the team

You will work within one of our Project Management Teams reporting directly to the Project Manager responsible for one, or more projects, for a customer. This will involve working with Senior Project Engineers and Project Engineers in the team to deliver in line with the Customer’s and Siemens Energy’s expectations.

You will also engage with the wider team within the Heaton office covering various departments from Engineering, Planning, Procurement, Tendering and Commercial. You will also have the opportunity engage directly in meetings with the customer at their offices and our site based teams at our construction sites to provide the broadest of experience.

Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Siemens Energy Grid Solutions business operates in partnership with customers in the Electrical Power Transmission Industry. Based in Newcastle, the division delivers complete turnkey substation using its own local experience with Siemens Energy leading-edge products and systems. We take complete responsibility for engineering, design, project management, planning, procurement, site installation, commissioning, and life cycle support to our clients.

Our commitment to diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and compassion. Our combined creative energy is fuelled by at least 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society. All of society.


  • 26 days annual leave, plus UK bank holidays

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