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Manufacturing Engineer Summer Placement 2019

What’s the opportunity?

Would you like to be part of a highly skilled and dynamic team, We are looking for capable, driven, and technically minded individuals to join the Manufacturing Engineering group for a 10, 11 or 12 week summer placement.

What will you be doing?

As key members of one of our Integrated Product Teams,studentswill develop an extensive knowledge and gain hands on experience in one or a combination of the following disciplines:-

  • Definition and development of manufacturing processes.
  • Planning and control of manufacturing work packages.
  • Assembly and Integration of complex weapons.
  • Process development and proving of Circuit Card Assembly.
  • Concept to Delivery of Manufacturing Solutions using PDM and SAP.
  • Operating in an Integrated Production Team Environment.

What’s great about joining this team?

The team comprises a range of experience levels, from highly skilled engineers and technical experts to developing apprentices and graduates, all striving for consistent results meeting the highest of standards
Join other placement students and graduates whocan offer support and guidance from their own experiences

Who and what we are looking for from you?

  • Studying towards a degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related subjects.
  • A practical knowledge of manufacturing systems with additional skills in related software tools being beneficial, but not essential.
  • Training in the use of tools will be provided, as necessary, but previous use of tools such as Simul8, MRP tools (SAP), Engineering Drawing tools (PDM), Configuration Control would be an advantage.

Why you should come and work at MBDA?

MBDA, a world leader in missiles and missile systems, is a multi-national group with over 10,000 employees on industrial facilities in France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom and a presence in the United States. With some of the most sophisticated technology in defence, MBDA offers a wide range of advanced weapon systems for maritime Superiority, Air Dominance, Ground Based Air Defence and Battlefield Engagement.

  • We work with over 90 armed forces, successfully integrating our systems onto multiple platforms.
  • Has a technology pedigree that allows innovative and responsive products to be created year upon year
  • Our success is based on the dedication of our people and we strive to offer each and every employee an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career
  • MBDA is ranked 12th in the Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For, demonstrating successful growth and high levels of employee retention.
  • Our work is complex, challenging and innovative. It takes a range of professionals across the full engineering and commercial spectrum to carry it out. Whatever field our people specialise in, they all share the same mind-set: a drive to make things work better and to redefine the established standards

What would you get?

£16,000 to £18,000 Salary dependant on year of study, flexible working, paid overtime, a comprehensive pension scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities and superb learning and development opportunities.

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