Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Process/Manufacturing Engineer

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Job Description

Do you want to contribute to the future of healthcare? We have a fantastic opportunity for two graduates to join our innovative engineering team in February 2020 at Siemens Healthineers near Oxford.

Due to expansion, we are looking for graduate process/manufacturing engineers to join us to help drive continuous improvement activities, introduce new processes and equipment, maintain our zero harm culture and develop into world leading engineers.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to stretch beyond your comfort zone in order to grow both personally and professionally.

Sound interesting? Then please read on.

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Benefits of this role:

You’ll work on process engineering projects that have an impact on healthcare worldwide and will have your own space to innovate and be creative with people who are passionate and motivated. Throughout, you’ll have every chance to develop personally, receiving continual support from senior engineers to expand on your engineering knowledge and make a real difference within a professional engineering team.

You will be supported by a senior engineer to work on real projects that make a difference to the company and develop your professional career. You will have the opportunity to present ideas and capital projects to the engineering team and wider audience with a view to gain exposure to other business areas.

We offer a subsidised restaurant, a free gym on-site, excellent pension contributions, 26 days holiday, private healthcare options and other flexible benefits. In our rural setting four miles from Oxford, there’s ample parking and a bus stop on our doorstep.

Your qualifications and experience:

  •  A Degree in Engineering, Science, Manufacturing (or related subject).
  • Ability to demonstrate technical ability and quick thinking.
  • Examples of academic achievements of completing projects within challenging timescales and budgets to a high standard. 
  • A desire to work individually and within a team to solve technical problems, effectively.
  • If you have excellent communication skills, can effectively manage and solve a wide range of complex technical issues, we would love to hear from you.

Your mission and responsibilities:

  • Ownership of the manufacturing processes within one of our three manufacturing cost centres
  • Working with the engineers and the operations team to jointly manage quality, productivity and output
  • Solving manufacturing problems to resolve internal and external process issues and maintain our zero-harm culture in the process.
  • Developing and implementing new processes and manufacturing equipment to enable our new product and continuous improvement agendas.
  • Developing new product processes from the conception stage, through prototyping and into product launch and volume manufacture.
  • Managing Capital investment and infrastructure projects, from functional specification, creation through vendor selection to commissioning and manufacturing release.
  • Developing personally to enhance your engineering knowledge and professional career.

Your personality and skills:

  • Demonstrate managing timescales and technical ability to deliver projects on time and to budget.
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to deal effectively with a wide range of complex technical issues and develop cross functional relationships.
  • Ability to work within a team and individually to deliver the cost centre targets and KPI’s.

Your cultural fit:

Our unique team spirit arises from embracing different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge conventions. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we want you to seek, implement and celebrate your best ideas.

Siemens Healthineers value those who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause; our company’s name is dedicated to our employees. It’s their pioneering spirit, blended with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry that truly makes us unique as an employer.

You will have the desire to grow within the team, potentially lead the team, and have the opportunity to develop future graduates in years to come.

About Siemens Magnet Technology

We’re an international organisation that works for people to live longer, more fulfilled and happier lives. We’re the global leader in our field, with 30% of the MRI systems around the world containing our superconducting magnets at the heart. As part of the worldwide Siemens Healthineers network, we’re united by our pioneering hearts and engineering minds. Join our 170-year legacy and help shape the future of healthcare.

What else do I need to know?

We value equality, diversity, and maintain a supportive work culture in which you’re empowered to drive your own career and work your own way. We are what we are because of our people.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis so please apply early to avoid disappointment.


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Job ID Number: 184845
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  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Oxford
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  • Manufacturing
  • Process
  • Science

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