We are looking for world-class Engineers to strengthen our team here at NMUK within Nissan Engineering careers.  Don’t worry if you don’t have a background in automotive engineering, as we look for transferable skills and experience and recognise that the right person could come from a different industry. We just need to see that you can work autonomously and have the right profile and attitude to help us deliver the production of some 500,000 cars a year.  As a potential NMUK Engineer, you need to show how you will work as part of our highly-skilled and experienced team to write specifications, commission and install machinery and work efficiently towards continuous improvement.

Within Nissan Engineering careers, we know it’s never easy applying for a new job, especially if you are changing company after a long career in one place. To help guide you through the recruitment process we have listed the main desired characteristics that we look for in our candidates for Nissan Engineering careers. These characteristics form the basis of what makes a successful Engineer here at NMUK.

We have also included some tips on what we are specifically looking for in your application.  If you need to know more or have any other queries then our Recruitment Team are always here to support you throughout your application.

What We're Looking For
  • Analytical

    Here at NMUK we believe an analytical approach is the key to resolving issues quickly. You should be familiar with methods and tools to be able to analyse keys issues and get to the root of problems effectively.

  • Team Work

    At NMUK we believe that cross-functional teamwork is key to a successful workforce. Therefore, you will need to have good teamworking skills. You will need to have the ability to give assistance to your team to build relationships and support each other.

  • Flexibility

    You will need to have a flexible and adaptive approach to your work. We strive to be efficient and meet customers’ expectations of quality and on-time delivery and this can influence our working patterns and responsibilities on a daily basis.

  • Focus

    The automotive industry is a fast-paced environment so you will need to be able to remain calm and focused under pressure.

  • Planning

    You will need to be organised and a planner. Whether it is your own workload or a project, excellent planning is required at all times in order to meet critical deadlines. During our shutdown periods opportunities to implement changes are limited so it is crucial that your planning is done beforehand to ensure success.

  • Communication

    You will need to possess excellent communication skills as here at NMUK we believe clear and concise communication is vital. Your Engineering job will involve dealing with your team members, other departments, suppliers and contractors so strong communication skills are a must.

CV & Application
Your CV

Also, here are some Hints and Tips on what to include/ not include in your CV to us.

  1. Make sure to include your Personal Information (i.e. Name, Address, Phone Number, Email).
  2. Include your career history (starting with your most recent).
  3. Make sure to include appropriate detail so we can fully understand your history and experience.
  4. Include any courses and qualifications that are relevant to the role of a Engineer
  5. Adding employment dates to your CV is a must.
  6. Use a clear format to make your CV easily readable.
  7. Try to make it fit onto 2 pages.
  8. Do NOT upload a blank CV as it will not be processed and your application will not be considered.

We hope this gives you a better insight into what we look for in our Engineering recruitment. We look forward to hearing from you and good luck!