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Lockheed Martin UK

Manufacturing Summer Placement

Working as part of a multi-disciplined Operations Engineering team, and under general direction of a number of experienced Manufacturing Engineers, you will be providing support to development activities throughout our entire product lifecycle in a variety of programmes.
Various manufacturing activities will be undertaken and can be tailored towards your skills and development aspirations. You will have the chance to make a meaningful contribution to the development activities on tangible products, taking up a ‘real role’ with ‘real responsibilities’ across a variety of disciplines.

This position is open to students on a Sandwich degree course and University Students wanting a summer placement to gain real work experience in industry.

Required Skills

  • Time Management
  • Organisation under pressure
  • Prioritisation
  • Initiative and innovative ideas
  • Ability to clearly articulate engineering requirements and to build credible criteria to test performance and prove adherence to these requirements

Desired Skills

  • Familiar with principles of manufacturing life cycles and ability to express these clearly
  • Candidates should be studying for an Engineering/Manufacturing degree or related disciplines
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of the principles of project planning and control
  • Proficiency in Microsoft software

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