UK Graduates 2018 Program - Graduate Trainee Engineering, Vehicle Systems Engineer
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UK Graduates 2018 Program - Graduate Trainee Engineering, Vehicle Systems Engineer

Bombardier Transportation

Job description

By creating products and services that make the most intelligent use of energy and materials, we partner with our suppliers and meet our customers' demands for more energy-efficient, less emission-producing products with optimal safety, reliability, passenger comfort as well as cost efficiency. Not just once but throughout the complete product life-cycle.

Vehicle Systems Engineers have responsibility for integration of sub-systems; such as brakes, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, doors, any catering and crew facilities, on-board CCTV (Including driver only operation) and passenger communications; into the vehicle. Working closely with key suppliers, the vehicle systems engineer, provides technical support in the design, build, evaluation, integration, test, verification and modification of mechanical and or electrical systems.

Bombardier Graduate Scheme is a two year programme aimed at bringing out the best out of the individual. You can expect to do placements across the various departments to gain a wider knowledge of the rail industry; including: vehicle engineering, safety and reliability, service depots and project engineering. On the job learning is complemented by a modular and personal development programme.

Company information

Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that's shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it's our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Join us at our major site in Derby and take pride in working on quality, leading-edge projects that drive your career forward.

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

Supported by a mentor you will work towards gaining relevant chartered status with one of the engineering bodies such as the IMechE or IET.

You will need a minimum 2:1 BEng or MEng, in automotive, aerospace, mechanical or electrical engineering from courses with product integration and system engineering content. In addition we seek applications from graduates with a BSc or MSc in maths, physics, chemistry/materials or a manufacturing discipline. Candidates must have excellent problem solving skills and a passion for making things happen.

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How to apply

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As part of the application process, you will need to answer a series of mandatory questions; please allocate a few minutes in going through them and answering, as they are the first shift out step.

If you have successfully completed your application, a follow up e-mail will come through in a few days, explaining in detail the next steps of the selection process (online test, phone interview, assessment centre), together with approximate timelines for each.

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 11/02/2018

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