Engineering Placement
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Engineering Placement

Employer
Nissan Manufacturing
Salary
£16,189
Location
Sunderland
Time left to apply
23 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

We don’t build cars, we enable cars to be built. Combining technical know-how with hands-on expertise, our engineers define the processes and facilities needed to achieve production objectives. We procure and install them to achieve maximum output and continue to support all areas of the manufacturing operation, ensuring the seamless production of some 500,000 cars every year. It’s a key function offering a full spectrum of career opportunities covering mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering.

Starting: July/August 2017.

Company information

We are Nissan Motor Manufacturing ltd (NMUK) and we are one of the biggest car production plants in the UK. Our incredible location in the North East of England gives us access not only to some of the best workforces in the UK but also direct, international transport links through the Port of Tyne. This enviable combination means we can ship 9,000 cars a week from of our world-leading manufacturing facility.

NMUK Sunderland plant is responsible for production of the Qashqui, Juke, Leaf and Infiniti Q30 models. We produce c. 500,000 vehicles a year and export to over 130 international markets. All of this is made possible for our permanent workforce of over 6,700 people, with support from additional contractors and suppliers.

Person requirements

  • A willingness to learn with a passion for Engineering
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Creative and forward thinking
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced organisation

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Must be studying an engineering related degree
  • Able to partake in a placement as part of your degree
  • Knowledge of a foreign language may be an advantage
  • A good working knowledge of MS Office applications and CAD systems

Accepted degree subjects

engineering, electronic and electrical · chemical engineering · engineering, mechanical

Salary

£16,189

Sports and leisure complex, 26 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, paid overtime

Location

Sunderland

Contract and working hours

Fixed term · Full-time

How to apply

Number of vacancies: Numerous

Closing date: 31/12/2016

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 31/12/2016

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