BAE Systems
graduate scheme

Operational Excellence Graduate Programme

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

As a Graduate yo will support in achieving operational excellence across the business through the delivery and co-ordination of strategically aligned business improvement projects. Ensures viable and sustainable solutions are developed using Continuous Improvement tools, techniques and project management principals taking into account process, systems, and people dynamics.

Follow your passion with the following responsibilities:

A key element of the role will involve working closely with a variety of stakeholders supported by clear communication and engagement strategies. While being responsible for the successful delivery of specific project elements, with more freedom of scope coming as experience develops.

Requirement also to assist in the development of functional capability training, coaching and mentoring for the wider Operational Excellence Function in Tools, Techniques and best practice.

What we have on offer for you

Take your first steps in a career that motivates, rewards and evolves. At BAE Systems you’ll be working on exciting, pioneering engineering and business projects from day one. Our graduate scheme will prepare you with the skills you need to navigate situations that bring others to a standstill. We will help you make the very most of your talents. We place great importance not only on what we do, but how and why we do it. We are passionate, collaborative, and take pride in work that helps our customers and communities. Working for BAE Systems, you’ll go home at the end of each day knowing what you do really makes a difference.

Security/ Export Control

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Working with us

At BAE we want to be the leading employer in defence and security for valuing diversity and inclusion. We care about difference in all forms and want to create an inclusive environment where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential.

We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently under-represented within our industry, including women, people from ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to be a preferred home for veterans and reservists.

What we are looking for

  • As a minimum requirement you’ll need to have obtained, or predicted to obtain, a 2:2 in your Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • STEM, law, business or management

Accepted degree subjects

  • environmental science and ecology
  • business and management studies
  • physics
  • electronic and electrical engineering
  • biology and life sciences
  • engineering management
  • computer sciences and information technology
  • civil engineering and construction
  • transport engineering
  • geology and geography
  • law
  • mathematics
  • aerospace engineering
  • chemistry
  • chemical engineering
  • materials science

Additional job details

Location
Barrow-in-Furness
Salary
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times

Start Date 30 January 2023

Full-time

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 30 June 2022

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Closing date:  30 June 2022

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