Work Placement / Internship

Business Improvement Industrial Placement


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What does a Business Improvement industrial placement have to offer?

Working within the production support teams you will focus on delivering business and quality improvement projects helping to ensure our product is right first time and manufactured as efficiently as possible.

You will assist in a number of projects throughout the year, each increasing in complexity, which may include yield maximisation and process optimisation projects, data analysis and trending and performance management. By the end of the year you should be successfully managing your own projects. The role will involve cross functional working with other functions including engineering, quality, microbiology, new product introduction and logistics.

We are looking for well-organised students with a high level of self-motivation and strong communication skills. Good Microsoft Excel and Word skills and a passion for embracing opportunities and improving processes.

How Industrial Placement Students add value to GSK

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Degree requirements

Studying for a degree in a science or engineering related subject.

You will have completed a minimum of 2 years of your undergraduate degree but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

The Assessment Centre for successful applicants is expected to take place on the 19th of November 2019.

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date.

Applications will closed when we have filled our assessment centre dates.


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Opportunity Overview

  • October 16th, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • Maidenhead (Berkshire)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Analytics
  • Biomedical
  • Chemistry
  • Data Science
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Environmental Science
  • Forensic Science
  • Hardware
  • Maths
  • Pharmacology
  • Science
  • Software
  • Systems

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