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Engineering Placement

Job Ref: 55619

  • Salary: from £16,634 pa
  • Location: Nissan Sunderland
  • Position: Placement
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Date Listed:
  • Closing: 31st December 2017

We don’t build cars, we enable cars to be built. Combining technical know-how with hands-on expertise, our engineers define the processes and facilities needed to achieve production objectives. We procure and install them to achieve maximum output and continue to support all areas of the manufacturing operation, ensuring the seamless production of some 500,000 cars every year. It’s a key function offering a full spectrum of career opportunities covering Mechanical, Electrical and Chemical Engineering.

Key Skills Required for the Engineering Placement
  • Must be studying a STEM related degree
  • Are able to partake in a 12 month placement as part of their course
  • A willingness to learn with a passion for Engineering
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Creative and forward thinking
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced organisation
  • A good working knowledge of MS Office applications and CAD systems
Main Responsibilities
  • Current Model Support
  • Quality Improvement
  • Cost Reduction
  • Facility Efficiency Improvements
  • New Model Introduction
  • Vehicle Design for Manufacture
  • Strategic Planning