Diploma Engineers in the mechanical stream can be placed as Junior Engineer in various government and private organizations such as Railways, Irrigation, PWD, Power Plants, ONGC etc. They have an option to pursue higher studies. The first major area of employment is design. Any company that designs a product employs a mechanical engineer. Mechanical engineers can also be found in research labs, the military, PSU, IES, IAS and in other professions such as medicine (design of medical equipment), teaching. The second major area of employment for mechanical engineers in manufacturing. Manufacturing jobs cover nearly everything involved in developing a product, from selecting the appropriate materials to choosing the correct machinery to manufacture the product. Most mechanical engineers in this industry work for equipment manufacturers, aerospace companies, utilities, material processing plants, transportation companies, and petroleum companies
Some prominent companies where mechanical diploma holder get placed are • Kirloskar • Godrej Group • Larsen & Toubro • Coca-cola bottling plant • LG • Tata Group
Job Prospects of Mechanical Polytechnic • Automotive Engineer • Biomedical Engineer • Consultants • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Engineer • Nuclear Engineer • Robotics Engineer Mechanical Engineers can find employment at virtually any institute where innovation takes place. They commonly work in the government, research, industry, military, teaching, management or consulting sectors.