Role details

Nuclear Engineering Summer Internship Programme - UK

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

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • As an intern, you'll be assigned an engineer as your line manager, so you'll be learning directly from a skilled professional.
  • Your placement will be in either our Civil Nuclear or Submarines division.

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

As  an  intern,  you'll  be  assigned  an  engineer  as  your  line  manager,  so  you'll  be  learning  directly  from  a  skilled  professional.  And  all  of  the  projects  you  do  will  be  in  support  of  a  real  business  need,  with  a  direct  link  to  our  products  and  customers.  It  makes  for  a  fantastic  opportunity  to  share  your  ideas  and  really  make  a  difference.  

Not  only  will  you  receive  on-the-job  training,  you?ll  also  get  exposure  to  project  management  and  develop  a  host  of  transferable  skills.  Your  day-to-day  tasks  will  vary,  and  you'll  receive  support  from  a  number  of  different  people  within  the  business,  all  of  whom  will  be  committed  to  helping  you  to  deliver  your  best.  Your  placement  will  be  in  either  our  Civil  Nuclear  or  Submarines  division.

The Successful Applicant

What  you'll  need

You'll  need  a  2:1  minimum  bachelor's  degree  (or  equivalent)  in  a  relevant  subject,  to  include  Mechanical  Engineering,  Nuclear  Engineering,  Chemical  Engineering,  Maths,  Chemistry  or  Physics.

Just  as  importantly,  you'll  have  excellent  communication  skills  and  plenty  of  initiative.  Inquisitive  and  resourceful,  you'll  always  be  looking  for  new  ways  to  make  your  mark,  and  you'll  be  flexible  about  where  you're  based.

Due  to  the  nature  of  this  work,  we're  unable  to  employ  anyone  who  doesn't  have  the  legal  right  to  live  and  work  in  the  UK.  This  role  is  subject  to  Full  UK  Security  Clearance  and  if  you  have  spent  more  than  three  months  outside  of  the  UK  in  the  last  five  years  (e.g.  travelling,  working,  living),  we  might  not  be  able  to  employ  you.

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

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