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Manufacturing Engineering Summer Internship - UK

Nationwide   •   £17,850 pa (pro rata)   •  Internship

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • Whether you're working for us in Civil or Defence Aerospace, Nuclear, Marine or Power Systems, you can look forward to undertaking a substantial project.
  • You'll be working in capability acquisition, product introduction or continuous improvement, so you'll gain a deep insight into how we work in one area of the manufacturing lifecycle.

About us

Our  high-performance,  integrated  power  solutions  are  at  the  cutting  edge  of  technology.  From  powering  huge  commercial  vessels  to  nuclear  submarines,  supersonic  fighter  jets  to  highly  efficient  passenger  planes,  or  rail  locomotives  to  luxury  yachts,  we  go  above  and  beyond  to  create  better.  

And  it's  all  thanks  to  our  people.  Whether  they  work  in  engineering  or  finance,  manufacturing  or  project  management,  our  50,000-strong  team  work  together  to  deliver  excellence  in  the  air,  on  land  and  at  sea,  to  customers  in  150  nations  around  the  world.

Why work for us

Joining  us  as  an  intern  or  graduate  means  you  could  be  working  on  awe-inspiring  innovative  projects,  driving  business-critical  initiatives  and  learning  from  world-class  professionals.  

Wherever  you  choose  to  hone  your  knowledge  and  develop  expertise,  you’ll  be  part  of  a  company  with  a  future  every  bit  as  exciting  as  its  history.

Job Description

What  you'll  do

The  project  you  undertake  will  vary  depending  on  business  need  and  where  you're  based.  You  could  be  part  of  a  team  improving  a  manufacturing  process,  or  be  involved  in  developing  technology  to  help  introduce  a  new  product  into  manufacture.  

Some  of  our  summer  interns  will  get  the  chance  to  work  in  central  teams  where  they  will  help  to  transform  the  way  we  undertake  manufacturing  engineering  across  all  of  our  facilities.  The  opportunity  to  make  an  impact,  and  a  good  impression,  is  huge.

The Successful Applicant

What  you'll  need

We're  looking  for  people  who'll  be  happy  to  share  their  ideas  about  how  we  can  do  things  even  better,  so  we'll  want  to  see  great  communication  skills  developed  through  well-rounded  life  experience,  academically,  socially  and  in  any  previous  work  situations.  

Technical  abilities  are  a  must,  so  you'll  need  to  be  on  track  to  achieve  at  least  a  2:1  bachelor's  degree  in  Engineering,  Maths  or  a  relevant  Physical  Science,  or  equivalent  qualification.  Flexibility  is  important  too,  as  you  could  be  based  at  any  of  our  sites.

What's on Offer

What  you'll  get

• £17,850  pa  (pro  rata)
• Learn  from  experts
• The  chance  to  join  our  graduate  programme  if  you  perform  well
• Leisure  facilities  and  numerous  sports  societies
• Closing  date  5th  January  2018