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Manufacturing Annual Placement


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The Business

Tata Steel is one of the world’s top 10 steel producers. The combined group has an annual aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 33 million tonnes with approximately 80,000 employees across four continents.

We’re part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea. 

We are Tata Steel

We are one of the largest manufacturing companies in the UK.

But it’s not just our size that sets us apart. What makes us different is our approach to business. We believe our strength is how we build collaborative relationships that create new success for our customers. 

Sustainability is at the very heart of what we do and we are dedicated to managing our operations responsibly and to continuously improving our performance. Innovating for tomorrow, making a positive impact today. 

At Tata Steel we believe that our strength is not just in our steel, but the diversity of our workforce. Our people make the difference

Your Tata Steel placement programme is just the beginning, where you go next is up to you. 

Apply today and let’s make the difference together. 

We pride ourselves on our world-class products, processes and people. We value individuality and believe that exposing people to genuine challenges on live projects fosters creativity and allows potential to be fulfilled. 

The scale of the work we do means that Tata Steel’s UK business is an immense arena for learning and development.

The Role 

If you want an opportunity to test your academic knowledge and training in a practical, professional setting, Tata Steel can offer a fantastic learning experience.

Our placement programme offers undergraduates the chance to develop hands-on commercial experience in a complex and large-scale professional setting. It’s a chance to work on real life projects and take on personal responsibility for delivering high quality outcomes. But you can also be confident that you’ll have considerable support and encouragement from a highly experienced team, who are experts in their fields.

Our Manufacturing function plays a vital role in keeping our sites running smoothly. Working closely with colleagues in and beyond Manufacturing, to ensure that plant performance is optimised and that production targets are achieved. This involves operating at pace, with precision and to accurate technical guidelines.

The roles are varied - you will be involved with all elements associated with Manufacturing, including health & safety, quality, customer focus and production efficiency. Your motivation will always be the same - to ensure our customers’ requirements are achieved on time, every time.

To be eligible for a placement you should be on track to achieve a 2:1 degree in Engineering, Science, Manufacturing or Operations-based Management.

The offering 

As well as your starting salary of £18,100 you will also be eligible for a wide variety of benefits including: 

  • 35 days’ holiday 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • CSR / volunteering opportunities 
  • Discounted shopping with various local and national retailers and services including Vodafone, Nandos, Virgin Holidays, Jaguar Land Rover, ASOS. 
  • A business and social networking platform for young professionals to develop in fun and energetic activities in and outside of work 

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: February 5th, 2023
  • Starting: September 2023
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: £18,100 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • 1 year
  • Corby (Northamptonshire)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Chemical
  • Environmental Science
  • Manufacturing
  • Process

Also Accepting...

  • Most Engineering disciplines

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