Work Placement / Internship

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars - Assembly July 2019)

6 Month Placement

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Share your passion for getting hands-on with us.

We believe in creating an environment where our interns really can learn by doing during their time with us and where they are given their own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to really show what you can do.

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is part of the BMW Group and its Goodwood manufacturing plant sits in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.

As the epitome of exclusive super luxury, a Rolls-Royce delivers unmatched quality, style and performance. Behind the legendary brand is a team of passionate and highly talented people who do their utmost to satisfy the wishes of clients who commission a Rolls-Royce. Each year we offer a number of internship opportunities and are keen to hear from you if you are currently studying an undergraduate degree and are looking to complete a 6 or 12 month placement.

The maxim of Sir Henry Royce – ‘take the best that exists and make it better’ permeates everything we do at Rolls-Royce. As a student, you will have hands on experience from day one, while gaining practical insight into the corporate operations of a world-class automotive manufacturer.

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Assembly

The Assembly team are responsible for the building of all vehicle models at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, they take the Painted Body and then fully assemble the vehicle with over 25 build stations on the Production Line. When they are finished the vehicle is ready to go into its final test and validation process before being shipped onto the customer.

We are looking for a Student to work within the Assembly team, starting September 2019. The specific project and operational responsibility will be determined at the time of candidate selection. Recent student projects have included topics such as process design for lean manufacturing, continuous process improvement initiatives and non-conforming parts management, in addition to their daily tasks supporting the reporting and running of the Assembly Line.

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary of £17,500 per annum and a range of benefits including a pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and a subsidised on-site restaurant. As well as being surrounded by many fellow interns throughout your internship you will be supported by our experts in your chosen field.

Application Process

The application process is as follows:

  • Stage 1: Online application form*
  • Stage 2: Two online ability tests (To be completed within 5 days of receipt).
  • Stage 3: Telephone interview with the recruitment team.
  • Stage 4: Face to face interview with the hiring manager.

Please note that our undergraduate placement opportunities are only open to students who will be returning to their final year of study following their placement with us.

Qualifications and experience

  • The Student must be working towards 2.1 or above in a Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Competent on computer systems including Microsoft, Sharepoint and CAD.
  • Experience in leading and tackling projects both group and individual.
  • German language (advantageous).
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing (advantageous).

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How to Apply

Job ID Number: 190001Q9
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Opportunity Overview

  • June 2nd, 2019
  • £17,500 (pro rata) + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • 6 months
  • Goodwood (West Sussex)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Automotive
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical

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