Vacancies - North

Location:
Runcorn
Placement type:
Chemical/Process Engineering
Salary:
15,000
The company is seeking a keen and enthusiastic undergraduate currently studying for a degree in Chemical or Process Engineering and the placement is for one full year starting in August/September of 2018. The company are part of a group who are world leaders in the design, production and distribution of materials for the construction, industrial and consumer markets. With a presence in over 50 countries and a workforce numbering almost 200,000, the global reach of the group allows them to draw on unrivaled financial and technological resources to meet the changing needs of customers and communities in the 21st century. This division develops sustainable insulation solutions to protect both your built environment and the natural environment.
Location:
Oldham Greater Manchester
Placement type:
Mechanical Engineering
Salary:
TBC
The placement is open to both pre-university and undergraduates and is for 1 full year starting in August/September of 2018. The company are a global market leader in the design and manufacture of cash validation devices and processing services. They have over 380 employees at 10 locations across five continents, with around 180 based in their state-of-the-art head office in Oldham, less than half an hour from central Manchester, with great local amenities and transport links on their doorstep. On-site they have modern, open-plan offices, rapid prototype workshop and a development laboratory, which along with a friendly and hardworking culture should help the successful candidate feel right at home.
Location:
Stokesley, North Yorkshire
Placement type:
Physics or Electronic Engineering
Salary:
TBC
This is an exciting opportunity to work as a member of the research team who are a global supplier of innovative life support products and services, employing 70 people based in Stokesley. Over 60% of their products, typically embedded systems, are exported into a number of niche markets worldwide including military, commercial and sport diving, hospitality and safety. The placement is open to undergraduates currently studying a degree in Physics or Electronic Engineering and will start in August of 2018 for one full year.
Location:
Capenhurst
Placement type:
General Engineering/Materials/Forensics
Salary:
£13,000
This company is a world-leading innovator in power engineering solutions, designed to make the management and operation of electricity assets more efficient, reliable and safe, at a lower cost. Based at Capenhurst in the UK, but with offices around the world, the company has twice won the Queen’s Award for Innovation for its groundbreaking work on asset condition assessment. They have offered YINI placements for a number of years and have welcomed back many of their former YINI students after graduation. This placement is open to undergraduates only, currently studying for a degree in General Engineering/Materials/Forensics. The placement is for 1 full year with a started date of around August 2018.
Location:
Capenhurst
Placement type:
Electronic/ Electrical Engineering/Physics
Salary:
£12,000 Pu, £13,000 UG
This company is a world-leading innovator in power engineering solutions, designed to make the management and operation of electricity assets more efficient, reliable and safe, at a lower cost. Based at Capenhurst in the UK, but with offices around the world, the company has twice won the Queen’s Award for Innovation for its groundbreaking work on asset condition assessment. They have offered YINI placements for a number of years and have welcomed back many of their former YINI students after graduation. This placement is open to both pre-university (PU) and undergraduate (UG) students studying or planning to study a degree in Electronic/ Electrical Engineering/Physics or similar. The start date will be around August 2018 for 1 full year.
Location:
Thornton, Cleveleys
Placement type:
chemistry/materials science
The Year in Industry has an exciting opportunity for a graduate student with a degree in chemistry, materials science or relevant scientific discipline. The company are a world leader in high performance polymers, with state of the art manufacturing facilities in the UK Backed by their global network of technical, sales and distribution centres serving customers worldwide. Every day, millions of people rely on products or applications which contain their thermoplastic polymers (plastics), from smartphones, aeroplanes and cars to oil & gas platforms and medical devices. The Technical Services Engineer will be the first point of contact for remote customers to resolve a wide range of technical issues under time constraints, across all strategic markets and proactively develop account relationships.