Engineering Placement
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Engineering Placement

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 innovative solutions to achieve maximum output and support all areas of the manufacturing operation, ensuring the seamless production of nearly 500,000 cars every year. Needs include mechanical, electrical, manufacturing, automotive and chemical engineering.

Your responsibilities will be dependent on which section of the Engineering Department you will work in. These include:

  • Current model engineering and production support
  • Quality improvement
  • Cost reduction
  • Facility efficiency improvements
  • New model introduction and facility planning
  • Vehicle design for manufacture
  • Strategic planning

What we are looking for

  • Able to partake in a 12 month placement as part of their course
  • Willing to learn with a passion for engineering
  • Strong analytical skills to assist with root-cause studies
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Creative and forward thinking
  • Able to adapt to a fast-paced organisation
  • A good working knowledge of MS Office applications and CAD systems

Qualifications

Must be studying a STEM related degree

Accepted degree subjects

Any

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31/12/2018

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Closing date: 31/12/2018

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Additional job details

Number of vacancies130+
LocationSunderland
Salary

Competitive salary

Fitness centre sports and leisure complex, travel opportunities (dependent on role)

ContractFixed term

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