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3 Month Summer Placement Opportunities - Engineering

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We welcome applications from Students with an interest in our business, particularly those with a Mechanical Engineering background. We are looking for students who have a desire to work within a challenging environment and are looking to really put theoretical knowledge into practice. Royal IHC Limited is dedicated to being a world class provider of engineered products for the offshore market. We aim to offer a fulfilling place for our employees to work and to become the employer of choice in the region and our industry

We invest a lot of time and effort in our people and your placement could lead to fast track recruitment with a permanent role on our Graduate Development Scheme in the future. This programme is accredited by the IMECHE.

As a Student Engineer, you will be given on-the-job and induction training and be placed in a role providing technical support to one of our design teams. You will have the opportunity to make a real contribution to our projects.

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You will gain experience in:

Working in an engineering team

  • Contributing your ideas
  • Taking direction and guidance
  • Taking part in design reviews
  • Learning from experienced engineers.

Delivering design output

  • Working to deadlines
  • Producing schemes, drawings, calculations, reports and taking responsibility for the quality of your work.

Design Tools & Processes

  • Making best use of design tools like Autocad, Inventor, ANSYS, EPLAN, Hydrosim, SIMIT and TeamCenter
  • Using design practices/templates/guidelines
  • Working to company, national and international standards.

A placement with Royal IHC will give you an outstanding opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in a multidisciplinary team designing some of the most complex equipment used in the offshore industry.


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Opportunity Overview

  • March 10th, 2019
  • £26,500 + benefits
  • 2:2 and above (expected)
  • Summer
  • Stocksfield Hall, Northumberland
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical

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