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Chemical/Process Engineering Industrial Placement

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Johnson Matthey, a FTSE 100 company, is a global leader in sustainable technologies specialising in catalysis, precious metal products, chemicals and process technology. With operations in over 30 countries, we employ more than 13,000 people and use science to make the world cleaner and healthier.

Inspiring science, enhancing life

Our vision is for a world that's cleaner and healthier, today and for future generations.

Over the past two centuries we have built our reputation and place as a global leader through quality, integrity, and innovation. Today, more than 93% of the group's sales come from products and services which provide sustainability benefits through the positive impact they have on the environment, resource efficiency and human health. We have ambitious plans for growth and need talented individuals to help shape and lead us into our next century.

Our Clean Air Sector excels in sustainable technology. We use our scientific know-how to create innovative products that play a crucial part in reducing harmful emissions and improving air quality, helping our customers meet legislative requirements globally. As a supplier of one third of catalysts into the automotive industry around the world, we are playing our part in creating a future for tomorrow.

We currently have an exciting 12-month placement opportunity for a Chemical Engineering student to join our Sector Process Design Engineering team in Royston near Cambridge, to gain experience of Process Design and Implementation roles within a fast paced and dynamic environment. This is an opportunity to join a core team; that helps enhance value for our customers and Johnson Matthey.

Key responsibilities

  • You will be involved in and lead on a variety of key projects to help develop safe, innovative and robust solutions.
  • You will have the opportunity to support the Sector Process Design teams with an active portfolio of projects.

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • You will be undertaking a Chemical Engineering degree (or closely related discipline).
  • Have a basic understanding of mass and energy balances, fluid flow, heat transfer and
    analytical techniques.
  • You will have strong problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail.
  • Have excellent communication skills along with a team working approach and be able to work
    closely with colleagues across the business.
  • You will be IT literate and understand how to read P&IDs and flow sheets along with the
    ability to present data in a clear and logical manner.
  • You will need to be available to start in August 2020.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 9624
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Opportunity Overview

  • Today
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Royston (London)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Chemical
  • Information Technology
  • Process

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