Work Placement / Internship

Project Management, Building Maintenance & Construction - 13 Month Placement

July 2020

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Description

We believe in creating an environment where our placement student 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.

Our General Services department in MINI Plant Oxford are looking for a 13 Month Intern to join the team starting July 2020. This will be a project management role, delivering small to medium sized Facility Management projects for the plant. The project managers are accountable for the success or failure of a project. Typical responsibilities of a project manager include: Planning, Executing, and Closing Projects — defining the project, building its comprehensive work plan, and managing to the budget.

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What awaits you?

  • Planning and defining scope for facility building projects.
  • Activity planning and sequencing.
  • Developing schedules and timing plans.
  • Resource planning.
  • Developing a budget and cost estimates.
  • Fully documenting the life cycle of projects.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Studying towards an engineering or construction related degree and on course to achieve a 2:1 or above.
  • Leadership and strong team management.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to negotiate.
  • Personal organisation and structured approach.
  • Risk management.
  • An innovative mind-set.
  • IT skills preferred, especially with regards to the MS Suite.

Why choose us?

  • Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £17,500, 26 days holiday (pro rata to your contract) and a pension scheme as well as a subsided on-site restaurant.
  • Rewarding Work-Life Balance – Contracted working hours are 39 hours a week, with a half-day on a Friday helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
  • Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your internship you will be supported by our experts and many fellow interns.

Did you know?

MINI Plant Oxford is the heart of the MINI Manufacturing network and a state of the art automotive production technology centre. We’re proud of our achievements, some of which include:

  • Building over 1000 cars per day, including the MINI Electric.
  • Over 11,500 solar panels spread across an area of 20,000 square meters to supply the facility with renewable energy.
  • The opportunity to get involved with our continued support of our house charity, with a variety of fundraising events throughout the year.

What do you need to do now?

If this sounds like the opportunity for you then apply today using the link below. Applications close on 29th November 2019.

The next stages of the recruiting process, could include; online testing, video interview and then a face to face, or telephone interview with the hiring manager. This may be in the form of an assessment centre.

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How to Apply

Job ID Number: 190003FL
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Opportunity Overview

  • November 29th, 2019
  • £17,500 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • Oxford
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Automotive
  • Chemical
  • Construction Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Process
  • Project Management
 

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