Graduate Engineering Project Managers - South of France

Plastic Omnium is one of the worlds leading suppliers of exterior plastic and composite body parts into the automotive sector. Proudly operating in 25 countries, with a workforce over 32,000 employees and significant state of the art plant and equipment, we see the graduates of today being our future for tomorrow.

Plastic Omnium

Find out all about Plastic Omnium and what they do!

As best in class manufacturing and supplier, our customers include Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, BMW, PSA, GM, VW with complex bumpers systems, tailgates and other exterior plastic parts. We are experiencing and projecting significant growth, expanding our product range and investing heavily in the UK and abroad.

We are currently looking to recruit a number of graduate engineers to join our internal graduate programme at our Technical Centre near Lyon in the South of France. The 2 year programme is a fantastic opportunity to launch a career within the Automotive Industry and with Plastic Omnium.


  •   An Engineering Degree – Preferably 1st in Mechanical / Automotive
  •   Eligibility to work in the UK and France
  •   French Language desirable but not essential lessons will be provided

As an entry graduate we offer an extensive two-year continuous training plan with relocation package which includes flights, car hire and accommodation for 2 months and private medical insurance. The successful candidates will interface and interact with our Research and Development/Technical centres at a European and International level. Ultimately we are looking to develop ambitious and enthusiastic engineers who can play a vital role in the further development of our successful business.

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: May 31, 2017
  • Salary: £28,000
  • Minimum Degree: 2:1
  • Location: Lyon (South of France)
  • Region: Europe
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Other benefits...

  • Health insurance
  • Accommodation costs for 2 months
  • Travel to and from France at beginning and end of assignment
  • French Lessons
  • Relocation allowances
  • Car hire

Disciplines accepted...

  • Mechanical

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