Volunteer Opportunities

Any member of IMechE may join a committee from Affiliates to Fellows. Any level of support is welcomed from one hour a week to as much time as you can spare. Please see below for more details and contact information.

We currently have a number of opportunities to get involved with the Leicester Young Members Group. Fill in the Application Form and send to our Panel

And here are just a few reasons why you should get involved: 
  • A great opportunity to meet other engineers in the local area
  • Learn about different engineering industries and companies
  • A fantastic networking opportunity
  • Volunteering looks great on your CV
  • Can help towards getting Chartered

Application Form

Leicester Young Members’ Committee

Young Members (YM) Committee 2021





Nuri Adam Uysal

Organises and leads meetings, represents the YM as their figurehead, ensures that the tasks carried out by the team align with the goals of the committee.

Vice Chairperson


Supports Chairperson duties and chair in absence of Chairperson.


Yelena Elysia Estepa

Takes notes at committee meetings, consolidates and distributes minutes, communicates between YM, Regional Rep, and Area Rep.

Vice Secretary

Tolu Egberongbe

Supports Secretary duties and takes over secretary role in absence of Secretary.


Zaakir Patel

Oversees committee budget and spend, manages bank account, reports financial records to the IMechE.

Vice Treasurer


Supports Treasurer duties

Publicity Officer

Joseph Weaver

Distribute YM promo material, and network with professors and student bodies.

Social Secretary


Organises events such as the summer BBQ and Xmas meal, and promotes talks and other events throughout the year.

Media Coordinator


Keeps the website and all social media up to date with events and news, feeds back online comments and queries to the team.

Education Liaison


Liaises with local schools and universities to organise talks and STEM events.

Area Rep


Communicates between YM and Area committees.

Regional Rep

Carle Zavaleta

Communicates between YM and Regional committees.

Two positions you would like to apply for:
(Ranked in order of preference)

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