Industrial Placement 2018 – 2019 – Mechanical Design Engineer
Williams Advanced Engineering was founded in 2010 and is the technology and engineering services company within the Williams Group. We use cutting edge technology and know-how honed by the Williams Formula One team to solve complex engineering challenges for our customers. Utilising the latest manufacturing techniques we provide world class technical innovation, testing and manufacturing solutions across a range of industries. If you’re looking to experience world changing applied engineering at its best, Williams Advanced Engineering could be the perfect opportunity for you.
We operate a 12 month (August 2018 - August 2019) student placement programme. This is an exciting opportunity where Placement Students work under the mentorship of an experienced team member, gaining significant experience, as well as invaluable information for final year dissertations/thesis. You will work on innovative projects, alongside technical experts and design specialists whilst developing your skills and building your experience in a dynamic hands-on learning environment.
Throughout the duration of the placement, you will have regular performance evaluations with the nominated manager to aid professional and personal development.
To be eligible for an industrial placement with us you should be working towards a degree in mechanical, automotive, electrical or aerospace engineering. An understanding of CAD and literacy in Siemens NX, TeamCentre and CATIA V5 would be advantageous.
All applications should be submitted via our website: www.wae.com. Please submit a covering letter along with a Curriculum Vitae containing the following information: Your current career aims and how you plan to achieve them, the subjects that you are currently taking and plan to take, relevant leisure pursuits and activities and why an industrial placement with Williams Advanced Engineering would be beneficial to you.
All placements are based at our campus in Grove, Oxfordshire, set in spacious grounds with free onsite parking, Williams offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive range of benefits, which include: a free onsite gym and exercise classes, onsite osteopathy, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, a health cash plan, life assurance and long term disability insurance. In addition, employees receive 25 days’ holiday (this is increased at certain service points), benefit from a subsidised canteen.
Due to the short term nature of student placements, we are unable to accept applications from candidates who do not have entitlement to live and work in the United Kingdom and we are also unable to accept students in their final year of University.
Those students that are shortlisted will be invited to attend an assessment day and you will be responsible for making your own travel and accommodation arrangements. The assessment days will be held in early November.
To apply and for more information, please visit our website. The closing date for applications is 8th October 2017.
Due to the volume of applications we receive we cannot give applicants individual feedback unless they have attended the assessment day at Williams.
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