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Advance Graduate Programme 2023 Brochure

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Tandem is an expert engineering consultancy delivering project success to clients in life sciences commercial industrial high tech public sectors Tandem offers a dynamic and exciting work environment for graduates with excellent opportunities for personal and professional development THE AIM OF THE PROGRAMME Tandem s Advance Graduate Programme aims to give graduates an insight into all aspects of the business in a structured and measured manner to ensure they obtain broad experience on both a professional and personal level in these crucial initial years of their career By the end of the programme graduates will have gained significant experience in their chosen discipline as well as gaining exposure to other disciplines client sites where relevant and many aspects of the business which will enable them to drive their careers further in the direction of their choice

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THE SCOPE OF THE PROGRAMME MILESTONES Advance is a programme that offers graduates training and support in developing the fundamental technical knowledge and soft skills for their career journey Advance will help develop graduates in identified industry competencies using a combination of on the job training mentoring formal training self directed learning and industry networking Milestones are important for the graduate to self evaluate their programme journey acknowledge the skills and experience they are gaining and to develop confidence in their growing abilities as an engineer TIMELINES FOR THE PROGRAMME Year 1 Setting Objectives with discipline manager 1 Agreeing and achieving year 1 milestones Work Experience Office Site based or both Develop a CPD Plan Manager meetings Mentoring Participation in Corporate Social Engagement activities Presentation to SLT on professional development Year 2 Development of key career objectives Agreeing and achieving year 2 milestones Work Experience Office Site based or both Review and Continuation of CPD Plan Manager meetings Mentoring Participation in Corporate Social Engagement activities Presentation to SLT on professional development Delivering a work related Lunch Learn Programme Competencies Professionalism Critical Thinking Presentation Skills Public Speaking Meeting Participation Mgt Networking Conferences Commercial Awareness Creativity Innovation Time Mgt Organisation Skills Teamwork Collaboration EVALUATION REVIEW PROCESS 1 1 Monthly manager meetings Annual Appraisals Annual presentation to managers Lunch learn presentation to peers and Mgt Programme coordinator check ins Feedback mechanism through Graduate Rep SELF AWARENESS ASSESSMENT Reflection on growth and development opportunities when presenting annually to senior management through mentoring in one to one meetings and annual appraisals with manager and through milestone tracking ROTATION OPPORTUNITIES Optional Year 2 opportunity for cross discipline rotation Programme Learning Objectives Apply Theory Practically Apply proven Techniques Good Technical Judgement Basic Project Management Validation if applicable Regulatory Knowledge Technical Report Writing MS Office Tools File Drawing Management Safe Working Practices

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Email Careers tandempm ie Phone 353 0 21 2038130 Address 11 Nessan House Mahon Industrial Estate Blackrock Cork T12 XN4V

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