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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars - Goodwood - Bespoke Project Management and Manufacturing - 13 Month Placement (July 2022)

Goodwood, West Sussex.

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We be­lieve in cre­ating an envi­ron­ment where our placement student re­ally can learn and develop dur­ing their time with us and where they are giv­en their own ar­eas of responsibilities from the start. Our experts and mentors will treat you as part of the team from day one: encour­aging you to bring your own ideas to the table and give you the opportunity to re­ally show what you can do.

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What will you be doing?

  • You will support the Project managers to deliver tailored solutions to our customers for the complete range of Rolls-Royce cars. The project management and manufacturing department is intensely involved in every stage of the development & manufacturing process. Starting with evaluating the design feasibility then developing engineering solutions and working on the detailed costing and evaluation studies for the business case approval to finally overseeing the manufacture of products for the finished vehicle.
  • You will support the prototype manufacture of parts, which will involve both single part and sub-assemblies. You will be involved in teams investigating new ideas and materials for the experimentation and innovations processes. A lot of great ideas have come from our previous interns.
  • You will work on integrating logistics and packaging solutions so parts are supplied to the vehicle on time. You will gain first-hand experience how quality is controlled to the highest standards using tools like PFMEA, control plans and value-added Production Systems methodology (VPS).
  • You will be involved in problem solving, using structured and proven methodology to find route cause and then develop robust solutions.

The department you will work for also has a manufacturing facility, with the latest cutting-edge technology including laser cutting and engraving machines, UV printing technology and Additive manufacturing in the form of 3D printing. It also has CNC milling and paint facilities, enabling the manufacture most things our customers can dream up.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Studying towards a 2:1 in a Mechanical Engineering Degree or Master’s degree.
  • You should have good communication skills.
  • Enjoy working in teams and have good IT skills.

Why choose us?

  • Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £18,500, 26 dayss 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 40 hours a week, helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
  • Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your placement you will be supported by our experts and many fellow students and have the opportunity to enjoy other employee benefits.

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Job ID Number: 210002V7
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Opportunity Overview

  • October 31st, 2021
  • £18,500 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • 13 Months
  • Goodwood, West Sussex
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Metallurgy
  • Naval Architecture
  • Nuclear
  • Petroleum
  • Product Design
  • Robotics

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