Manufacturing 12 Month Placement/Internship

At GE, we take the impossible and make it un-impossible. Think you can do the same?

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE is organised around a global exchange of knowledge, through which each business shares and accesses the same technology, markets, structure and intellect. Each invention further fuels innovation and application across our industrial sectors. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

It is not about your career. It is not about your job title. It is about who you are. It is about the impact you are going to make on the world. You want to go into uncharted waters - do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better.

GE University Recruiting... What the world needs... is YOU!

Plenty of people work to give the world what it wants. But who’s working on what the world needs? GE is looking for pioneers, problem solvers, dreamers and leaders to provide the world brilliant answers to urgent questions.

Today, more than ever, the world needs great minds. What the world needs… is you.

Over your 12 month internship you'll work in a Manufacturing business environment gaining invaluable skills and experience. The opportunities available will cover all aspects of manufacturing from production to Lean Six Sigma. You could be supporting engineering design, production, materials management and cost reduction projects, liaising across different departments or helping to plan production activities and logistics.

We offer opportunities in Manufacturing in the below areas:

  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Materials Management
  • Operations
  • Logistics

You will be guided by structured goals & objectives and will have responsibility to deliver on inspiring projects. We will support you throughout the year to ensure you make the best of your GE experience. Your manager will offer coaching and mentoring, and the Company will provide the opportunity to connect with other interns across the UK.

We are currently advertising multiple internship opportunities within the UK, including: Cardiff (Wales), Lisburn (Northern Ireland) and Newcastle (suitable for Materials Engineers).

Roles in other locations may become available in the near future, and if you are flexible in terms of location, you are still encouraged to apply!

Please note that if your skills or experience could be suitable for other internship opportunities we will also consider you for these without you needing to submit a further application.

We review all applications on a rolling basis and therefore advise you to apply as soon as possible. We will close our vacancies to new applicants once the requirements have been filled.

We are able to offer internships across all GE businesses and as such, our Internship Recruitment Team will provide further information on available industries and locations during the hiring process.

Candidate Requirements/Skillset

Essential

  • Currently working towards an Engineering related degree – penultimate/final year
  • Enthusiasm and interest for the functional area applied for
  • Able to take ownership for projects and work to time limits
  • Analytical
  • Problem solver
  • Clear communication
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Desired

  • Able to roll up your sleeves and get involved in challenging projects
  • Well organised administration skills
  • Inspired and curious
  • Reliability and dependability

 

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Mar 31, 2017
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Placement Duration: Year-long
  • Location: Various
  • Region: East Anglia, London and South East, East Midlands, West Midlands, North East, North West, Scotland - North, Scotland - South/Central Belt, North Wales, South Wales, Yorkshire, South West
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Aerospace
  • Building Services
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Computer & IT
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials/Minerals
  • Mechanical
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Software
  • Structural
  • Systems

Contact GE UK

To Apply

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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