Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
Today we are the prime contractor in the Astute programme and the UK’s only designer and builder of nuclear powered submarines – one of
the world’s most complex engineering challenges. The first three submarines in the class, HMS Astute, HMS Ambush and HMS Artful, are now in service with the Royal Navy and the final four Astute class submarines are at various stages of construction at the Barrow site.
We are also the industrial lead for the Dreadnought programme, the Royal Navy’s next generation of nuclear deterrent submarines. Construction of the first of four submarines, named Dreadnought, began last year.
Our Submarines business employs approximately 8,700 people and in 2017 we spent around £700m with over 700 suppliers.
Security / export control statement
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.
Diversity and inclusion statement
We are an inclusive employer. Recruiting, retaining and inspiring the best people from the widest pool is vitally important to us. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements you may need to support your application.
Every placement will be challenging, exciting and inspiring.
What we are looking for
To apply, you’ll need to be on course for achieving a 2:2 Bachelor’s degree, any STEM degrees accepted.
Accepted degree subjects
- transport engineering
- chemical engineering
- geology and geographical science
- mechanical engineering
- materials science
- accounting and finance
- sports science
- engineering management
- civil engineering and construction
- environmental science and ecology
Additional job details
- Competitive salary
How to apply
Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 2 September 2020
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Closing date: Continuous recruitment