Mechatronics Engineering Graduate Jobs Guide

Everything you need to know about the Mechatronics Engineering industry for your graduate job hunt

Grad Programs

With multiple vacancies

1070

Last 12 months

Job Growth

Increase/decrease of jobs

Increase30.3%

Last 12 months to the year before

Average Salary

For graduate mechatronics engineer

70k

What's it like to be a Mechatronics Engineer?

Mechatronics Engineers develop smart machines that can process information and make decisions. Mechatronics Engineers are involved in designing, testing and manufacturing machines and systems using combination of electrical and mechanical systems, robotics, computer science, and product engineering.

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Tasks and duties you could be responsible for as a graduate mechatronics engineer:

  • Developing solutions to problems with mechanical and electronic processes.
  • Designing, building and implementing equipment modifications to help improve safety and reliability.
  • Developing project specifications with colleagues, often with those from other engineering disciplines.
  • Recommending modifications following prototype test results.
  • Conducting modelling, simulation and analysis of engineering systems.
  • Developing electronic, mechanical or computer processes for tasks that may be dangerous for humans.

How much do mechatronics engineering graduates earn?

Graduate Mechatronics Engineer on average start around $70,000 per year. The location that you end up working can also have an impact which you can see below:

  • ALL
  • QLD
  • SA
  • WA
  • TAS
  • NT
  • VIC
  • NSW
  • ACT

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Do I need to do a mechatronics engineering internship?

Beyond relevant work experience, many large employers who have mechatronics engineer graduate programs will offer grads who have completed these programs first preference on graduate roles. The main reason is that by doing an internship, employers get to see what you are capable of first hand and can be confident that you understand the company and are going to be a good fit.

What kind of mechatronics engineering jobs are there?

Our friends at SEEK have analysed the most popular job’s and their details such as salary, location etc and compiled the most popular mechatronics engineering jobs. Whilst you are still trying to secure your first mechatronics engineering role, understanding where you want your to career to go can also help as a talking point in your interview.

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Design Engineer

Design and test a range of consumer goods and products

Average salary110k
Job growthIncrease12.8%
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Electrical Engineer

Develop and design electrical systems by applying the physics and mathematics of electricity.

Average salaryIncrease110k
Job growth3%
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Forensic Engineer

Responsible for determining how accidents occurred or how a particular device failed

Average salary103k
Job GrowthN/A

When do employers hire mechatronics engineering graduates?

Take a look below to see when employers are busiest hiring mechatronics engineering students and when you need to be ready to apply:

What mechatronics engineering graduate jobs are there?

We have many employers signed up to GradConenction who hire mechatronics engineering graduates. Check out a few below to get you started

Bank of America

Closing in 9 hours

If you are interested in a career in Corporate Banking, join our virtual event to find out more!

JOB TYPE

Event

LOCATION

Canberra and 15 other locations

FDM Group

Closing in 3 days

FDM’s Business Intelligence/Business Analysis Program will train you to become an expert at developing strategies to help businesses gain and maintain competitive advantage through the use of data.

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Sydney and 1 other locations

FDM Group

Closing in 3 days

Whether you have a degree in maths, business, science, or history, at FDM we believe that everyone has the potential to have a successful tech career regardless of what they have studied at university.

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Sydney and 1 other locations

Optiver

Closing in 3 days

Our opportunities are varied, and they’re all underpinned by a need for optimally engineered solutions and elegant production code.

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Sydney

Optiver

Closing in 13 days

Are you a final year student or recent graduate with a passion for quantitative problem solving or financial markets? Do you like challenges and want to kick start your career at one of Australia’s “Top Graduate Employers”?

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Sydney

accepts international

Yes

AMP

Closing in 8 days

Applications for our 2022 Graduate Program will open July 2021. Register your details here for updates on key dates and program streams. Notifications will be sent when applications are open for the 2022 program.

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Sydney and 1 other locations

Teach For Australia

Closing in 10 days

Lead and teach from day one through the Teach For Australia Leadership Development Program. Over two years, you will teach, earn your Master's and accelerate your personal, professional and academic growth through one-on-one coaching and mentoring.

JOB TYPE

Graduate Jobs

LOCATION

Regional Northern Territory and 6 other locations

SALARY

$56,000-$61,998

VACANCIES

175

POSITION START DATE

Nov 2021 (approx)

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