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Graduate Trainee

Defence Engineering & Science Group (DESG) - Graduate Engineering & Science Opportunities.

A prestigious accredited Graduate Scheme; probably the best development scheme for engineers and scientists in the UK.

Most graduates are based in the Bath/Bristol area, although there are opportunities in other areas including, but not limited to, Lincolnshire, Andover, Rosyth and Clyde. Work placements during the scheme can be anywhere within the UK with some opportunities overseas.

The Defence Engineering & Science Group (DESG) is a community of thousands of professional engineers and scientists who work as Civil Servants within the Ministry of Defence(MOD) to equip and support the UK Armed Forces with state of the art technology.

The DESG Graduate Scheme is accredited by all the major engineering institutions including IMechE, IET, IMarEst, IoP, RAeS and RINA and has, over many years, launched hundreds of graduates into varied and exciting careers as professional engineers and scientists within the MOD.

The DESG Graduate Scheme will invest heavily in support of your individual professional training and development, giving you excellent opportunity to gain specific technical experience, whilst broadening and deepening your professional development.

Candidates must have or be studying for a degree in an accredited subject and be on track to achieve a 2:1. Acceptable degree disciplines are listed below.

  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering 
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Telecommunications Engineering 
  • General Engineering/Engineering Science 
  • Naval Architecture/Ship Science 
  • Marine Engineering 
  • Avionics 
  • Systems Engineering 
  • Automotive Engineering 
  • Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering 
  • Computer Systems Engineering 
  • Information Technology & Information Systems 
  • Computer Science 
  • Control Systems Engineering 
  • Mechatronics 

Other similar disciplines may also be considered but all degrees must be accredited by the relevant UK institution and by the Engineering or Science Councils: www.engc.org.uk/registration/acad/search.aspx

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Please note that the online application process allows you to include a CV. Please attach here a document which provides at least the following information:

  • Degree type and title, i.e. MEng Electronic Engineering 
  • Awarding Body, i.e. university name 
  • UCAS code 
  • Professional institution that accredits the course 
  • Grade obtained or expected 
  • Date awarded or expected

Opportunity Overview

  • Location: Various
  • Salary: Minimum £24,130
  • Type Of Degree: Bachelors
  • Minimum Degree: 2:1
  • Region:
        London and South East
        North West
        South West
        West Midlands
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Opportunity Overview

  • Location: Various
  • Salary: Minimum £24,130
  • Type Of Degree: Bachelors
  • Minimum Degree: 2:1
  • Region:
        London and South East
        North West
        South West
        West Midlands

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