Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Industrial Engineer

Capability Green (Luton)

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Supporting manufacturing process lines and new product introduction teams.

The graduate engineer will perform a range of technical and practical tasks required to deliver effective manufacturing capabilities to meet the business requirements.

The graduate engineer will learn to use existing manufacturing processes and equipment, and will be required to become expert in some aspects of these to be able to provide technical leadership and guidance to the manufacturing team and new product introduction teams.

The graduate engineer will develop a thorough knowledge of Lean Manufacturing techniques and how to apply them within the Manufacturing and Supply Chain Way practiced at Capability Green.

The graduate engineer will research, identify and implement improvements to the manufacturing processes and systems in use at Capability Green.

Leonardo in the UK

Today we are at the leading edge of advanced manufacturing. Learn more about the key role we are playing in the development of UK engineering

Key Responsibility Areas

  • Delivering packages of work to time, cost and quality.
  • Working within a team to achieve targets for Unit Production Cost (UPC), Defects per Unit (DPU), and cycle time.
  • Completing tasks assigned by project teams within agreed schedules.
  • Communicating with team members to share knowledge.
  • To continuously develop engineering skills and knowledge to improve personal capability to contribute to the needs of the Industrial Engineering team.
  • Work with Apprentices to support their training and development

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

All our roles require predicted minimum of an upper second class honours degree in a relevant discipline (i.e Engineering, Manufacturing or Supply Chain) or a higher degree such as a MEng, MSc. or PhD.

You must be able to satisfy the necessary security clearance for the role applied for and meet a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in the UK.

  • Good academic understanding in a technically relevant field.
  • Good communication skills are essential, both written and verbal.
  • Practical ability to solve technical problems.
  • Computer literacy and the ability to use the MS Office suite of tools.
  • Aptitude and continuing interest in engineering and/or science.
  • Practically minded with hands on experience.

What’s in it for me?

Leonardo values its people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:

  • Competitive starting salary & welcome bonus.
  • Accommodation Allowance (subject to eligibility) & 3 performance related pay reviews within the 2 years.
  • Generous holiday entitlement and flexible working arrangements.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Healthcare. 
  • Employee discounts with selected suppliers, including gym membership. 
  • Discounted coffee bar & restaurants at each site.
  • Free parking.

Don’t delay – these roles attract high competition so APPLY NOW to avoid disappointment.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 000153
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Opportunity Overview

  • March 29th, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Capability Green (Luton)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Aerospace
  • Analytics
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Physics
  • Systems

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