This position can be based at our Edinburgh, Basildon, Luton and Southampton sites.
As part of the HSE team, the placement will be located in rotation across each of the four main Leonardo Electronics UK Sites (order to be agreed with the candidate): Edinburgh, Basildon, Luton and Southampton.
Do you want to work on real-time projects alongside leading scientists and engineers within a globally renowned company? Leonardo is an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection, and sustainable ’smart’ solutions.
We are a continually expanding company, offering exciting opportunities to talented individuals who want to work at the forefront of technology. With the majority of our engineers having chartered status, you can look forward to working with highly skilled professionals that are passionate about their work.
Leonardo’s Fast Track Programme offers you a permanent position to develop your knowledge and skills in our innovative and practical environment. In addition to working with our highly skilled engineers and business professionals, you will complete a 12 month programme to develop the skills you require to be a leading technical or business professional of the future.
You will be provided with a wealth of development opportunities in both virtual and applied working environments. On our programme you will engage with challenging and exciting project work and deliver innovative business or technical solutions as part of a team of subject matter experts.
Throughout the programme you will receive coaching and support from your team to achieve your objectives as well as your personal development goals.
You will gain a wide array of experience in your day to day role and work in Integrated Project Teams to deliver exciting and innovative technical solutions. We are committed to developing our graduates into leading technical or business professionals, and as such we will also support you through your preferred route for Chartership.
At Leonardo we value individuals who continuously demonstrate a dedication to their personal development, and this is no different for our graduates.
We have partnered with Coursera, the world leading online training platform that offers around 4,000 courses you can sign up to, according to your professional and personal interests. Self-directed learning thrives in this environment.
We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are willing to take on a challenge to fill our graduate roles, and we will demand a high degree of customer focus and work performance from you in order to meet our operational challenges.
At Leonardo, we are strongly committed to supporting all our people, and, as society and the environment we work in changes, our approach to Inclusion and Diversity continues to evolve and adapt to reflect this.
A culture of inclusion goes on to create an environment for greater collaboration, innovation and opportunities to develop as an organisation. If you are willing and able to commit to giving your best performance, you will find Leonardo a very rewarding place to work!
The successful candidate will be a key part of the HSE Culture Change programme to embed positive safety behaviours both through teams and the sites and improve engagement of HSE with employees.
Involved in KPI setting and dashboard creation for HSE reporting processes.
Leading on HSE projects for the wider HSE team for continual improvement.
Part of the team collecting and analysing sustainability reporting data and working with sustainability working groups on site to improve performance and identify environmental projects.
Please note that in order to apply for this opportunity you must be eligible for UK Security Clearance. Normally this is to the level of Security Check (typically known as “SC”) for our business which includes having a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in the UK.
All of our roles require (a) a minimum of an upper Second class Bachelors/Integrated Master’s degree, or (b) a higher degree, such as an MSc or PhD/EngD. In all cases the subject should be in Health, Safety, environmental or scientific discipline.
We will support your career development with training and help you to work towards professional accreditation if you wish. We work in a modern, flexible environment and will accommodate your personal needs wherever possible.
Key personal skills that we are looking for are:
Leonardo values their people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:
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