Graduate Opportunity

Graduate routes into James Walker

There are two different routes for graduates to join the James Walker organisation.

The Graduate Leadership and Development Programme. A programme of three placements around group companies working on challenging projects with at least one role outside of the UK. We are seeking ambitious graduates with international mobility who want to fast-track their career to senior positions within the business.

The James Walker & Co Graduate Programme. Our largest manufacturing and technical company is sited in the breathtakingly beautiful Lake District. We have a large engineering team developing new materials technology and products, testing products and working with customers. We run a graduate programme on this site for talented engineers to work in different functions before taking a full time role within the team. This is the ideal entry route into the company for graduates who love both engineering and the great outdoors. 

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