This is a fast track programme for technology graduates with the talent and ambition to lead a global organisation. Participants will benefit from a 2-3 year programme comprising 8-14 month placements within different James Walker companies; working across all aspects of advanced materials, design, production technology and customer engineering support; experiencing a wide remit in each company, then changing posts and working in a new role and new James Walker company in order to build a broad expertise and influence across the business.
Each post will require the development and leadership of projects to deliver significant business change; working with fellow staff, external partners, and with the senior management of the company.
The opportunity to deliver impact to the business is a reality of the programme; a typical project might include the development of a business case with the marketing team, the search and identification of a new technology capable of meeting the business need, the development and delivery of the technology through to validation and customer use.
Our engineers enjoy challenging and varied work; from surveying and installing product at major plant (e.g., power, military, chemical, oil & gas) to defining and shaping product strategy, to developing new products and participating on major industry bodies.
Min degree 2:1 (mechanical engineering, polymer science, polymer engineering, materials science, materials engineering, composite engineering, elastomer technology, and combined engineering) .
Multiple locations (3 different roles/locations over 2 to 3 years, at least one outside of the UK).
Salary: “very competitive”
We are looking for engineers with the drive and capabilities to be future leaders.
Please send your CV along with a covering letter providing examples of the skills you would bring to James Walker and outlining your career aspirations to firstname.lastname@example.org
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