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Business Improvement Industrial Placement

Salary notes: 
Job/scheme locations: 
Barnard Castle, Maidenhead
Type of opportunity: 
Application deadline: 

Working within the production support teams and/or the site strategy team, you will focus on delivering business improvement projects helping to ensure our product is right first time and manufactured as safely and efficiently as possible.

The role may include

  • A range of projects each increasing in complexity, which may include yield maximisation and process optimisation projects.
  • Quality and safety improvement projects
  • Data analysis and trending to identify performance improvements.
  • Cross functional working across a range of functions including engineering, quality, microbiology, new product introduction and logistics.
  • Learning about human factors and growth mindset

Desirable criteria

  • We are looking for well-organised students with a high level of self-motivation and strong communication skills.
  • A passion for embracing opportunities and continuous improvement.
  • Motivation for implementing change
  • Drive to get things done.
  • Good at building relationships with people
  • Good Microsoft Excel and Word skills

Closing date for applications:
Wednesday 14th October 2020

Degree Requirements: Must be studying an undergraduate degree in Science, Engineering or related degree.

You will have completed a minimum of 2 years of your undergraduate degree, but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

Additional Details:
The Virtual Assessment Centre for successful applicants is expected to take place in the week of the 23rd November 2020

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date.  

Applications will close when we have filled our virtual assessment centre dates.

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

This opportunity has the following recruitment stages you must successfully pass to be offered a placement year with GSK for 2021!

  1. Eligibility Form
  2. Online Assessment
  3. Application Form
  4. Virtual Assessment Centre​

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