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Instron® is a global organisation that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems. Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. Read more »

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Instron is a division of ITW (NYSE: ITW), a Fortune 200 company.
We employ nearly 49,000 people with operations in 57 countries.
We are headquartered in Glenview, Illinois, USA.
Founded in 1946, Instron® is a recognised worldwide market leader in materials testing.
Over 600 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.

Francis Carsbie

Sales Support Engineer

"After spending two years working on various projects throughout the company I was then offered a permanent position."

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James Cooke

Senior Control Engineer

"My role is to develop algorithms that make a machine move in a fast and controlled manner."

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Instron and The Women’s Business Network

Inspiring the growth and development of our female engineers She’s An Engineer – Maeve Higham I never planned to be an engineer; it was by happy coincidence that I have ended up here. Whilst I had always been good at maths and physics at school I had never viewed them as a route to an eventual career, and chose neither for my A Levels. Instead, I planned to be a Sports Scientist and chose subjects that would help me get there, such as Biology and Psychology. Whilst researching...

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