Welcome to the Leonardo Hub

Leonardo is a global high-tech player in Aerospace, Defence and Security. With headquarters in Italy and over 45,600 employees, Leonardo has a major industrial presence in four main markets (Italy, UK, US and Poland), and an important network of strategic partnerships in the main high potential markets worldwide.

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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Over 7,800 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
Undergrad intake: 30+
Graduate intake: 70+
In the UK, Leonardo has its origins in the Marconi Company, dating back to 1898.
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Leonardo invests over 10% of its annual revenues into research and development.
Leonardo has major operations in the UK, Italy, Poland and the US.
Leonardo helicopters are used by more than 1,400 customers in over 100 countries.
Leonardo is global a leader in defence electronics.
We have 4 Training Academies across the globe for customer training.
We have 75 Customer Service and Support Centres across the world.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Daniel McKenna

Graduate Development Programme

"Moving from a large city to Yeovil was a slight concern when I took this position but I found I quickly settled in. "

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Gradcracker's Prize Draw winner takes flight with Leonardo

The winner of the Gradcracker national competition got to experience the thrill of flying a Leonardo helicopter when they took the controls in the company’s ultra-realistic flight simulator, as part of their prize of a tour of the Yeovil site.

Added: 16th January 2018

Change the world - become an engineer

Having taken an early interest in electronics and aeroplanes, Kris Harrison’s passion for engineering was fully ignited while doing her A-levels, when her physics teacher inspired her to study the subject at university.

Added: 2 weeks ago

James Moore

Graduate Hardware Engineer

"Meet James Moore, a graduate hardware engineer. Read about how he returned to the company to take up a role with the hardware engineering team in autumn 2015, having previously done an an industrial placement with Leonardo."

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Driven by innovation - the UK national ANPR service

Learn how Leonardo technology is helping transform UK policing through its key role delivering the Home Office’s ambitious National ANPR Service.

Added: 1 month ago