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Graduate Technical Safety Engineer

MMI Thornton Tomasetti provides Safety and Risk Management, Engineering and Scientific Consulting services to clients across a range of industry sectors.  Our purpose is to enable our clients to manage their risks by supplying the highest quality consulting advice.  MMI Thornton Tomasetti provides services from UK offices in Warrington, Bristol, Aberdeen, Northern Ireland and York and international offices in Houston and Perth.

The Opportunity

We are seeking to appoint a Graduate Technical Safety Engineer to support our technical safety practice.  The position is ideal for new graduates or individuals with one to two years’ experience in technical safety, or a related field such as chemical or process engineering.

The successful applicant will become more involved in projects related to oil, gas, LNG, Hydrogen, Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) and renewable and conventional power generation, located both onshore and offshore and in a range of international locations.  You will be working with major energy providers.

Our work supports the safe operation of existing facilities and the development of new facilities from Concept Engineering to Detailed Design.  As well as consulting assignments, you will also be involved in technical development work to generate new tools for the business.

Background / Experience

Successful candidates will have a good master’s degree in engineering, physics, chemistry or applied mathematics, or may be qualified to a higher level.  Our staff come from a variety of backgrounds, including academia, research, vendors, design, consulting, regulatory and operations.  A background or proven interest in Major Hazard industries would be an advantage.

A Technical Safety background is not essential as we will provide support to applicants who have no direct experience but wish to use their existing skills as a springboard to this discipline.


MMI Thornton Tomasetti provides a competitive benefits package to all of its members of staff.

Guaranteed benefits include a non-contributory pension, medical insurance, permanent health insurance, and life insurance.

Non-guaranteed benefits include bonus to recognize and reward your contributions to the company and our clients.

MMI Thornton Tomasetti is comitted ot the professional development of its staff.  This commitment is realised in the form of training and supporting personnel in gaining membership of relevant professional bodies.


The position would be based in our Aberdeen office in the UK.

Please click on the link below to submit your application.  In your covering letter, please highlight your experience relevant to the position.

Submit Your Resume

If you would like to have an informal discussion about careers at MMI Thornton Tomasetti, you can contact Caroline on 01179 602212.