We have opportunities for ambitious, curious, open-minded Engineering students to join us in our Design Engineering profession on a year-long industrial placement. The ideal candidates will be studying in one of the following related degree disciplines: Chemical/Process Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
Our Industrial Placements
Our 12-month industrial placement programme is ideal for students looking to complete a placement during their time at university. The placement is designed to provide you with a flavour of what it is like to work at Sellafield Ltd and although you are only with us for a year, we can assure you that you will still feel you have made a difference.
As part of the Industrial Placement programme you will get the chance to take part in activities that will allow you develop your skills in line with our Graduate Programme and also allow you to obtain valuable employability skills and experience.
Our Design Engineering Placements (Risley, Warrington)
From emergent, on-plant situations requiring design support and advice, plant modifications on legacy facilities and infrastructure, to large multi-million pound new build projects, Design Engineering at Sellafield Ltd covers a great spectrum of opportunities for graduates. Design Engineers at Sellafield Ltd face some of the most unique and challenging work in the industry, and our engineering capability enables us to accelerate high hazard reduction in a safe, environmentally responsible, cost effective and pragmatic manner.
Please visit our programme areas page for more information on Design Engineering profession.
For further information on the benefits of working for Sellafield Ltd please refer to our careers website.
What we are looking for
You’ll need to be on track or expected to achieve at least a 2:1 in your degree discipline and ideally will be within your penultimate year of study.
Accepted degree subjects
Additional job details
- £16,371 - £17,455
25.5 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
How to apply
Interviews to take place across the months of November and December.
*Please note, if you are unable to attend an Interview during these months, you may be unable to complete our application process.
Other disciplines: Closing date ongoing – We recommend applying at your earliest convenience.
Diversity and inclusion statement
In promoting equal opportunities, Sellafield Ltd welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
You are advised to regularly check your emails (including any junk mail/spam folders) for correspondence related to this post, including assessment or interview invitations and any other type of correspondence relating to your application. In the event of a high number of responses to any advert, Sellafield Ltd reserves the right to close the programme early.
Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 27 October 2019
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Closing date: 27 October 2019