About our Work Placement Program:
We are looking for students who are available from June 2020 for 12 months minimum.
During your placement you will have the opportunity to work on specific R&D projects that challenge you and help you develop the skills for a great career. The work will involve theoretical, practical, empirical and analytical aspects of the product development cycle. Depending on the workload of the department at the time, the project might fall more into the development aspect of the department or have a heavier research aspect.
By completing your placement here, you will gain valuable work experience and quickly become part of the team. You’ll ultimately be able to build your skills and confidence by working alongside experienced specialists in your area.
Responsibilities will include:
Work with other engineer/s on development or research projects;
Undertake both theoretical and practical duties;
Participate in team meetings;
Apply and research knowledge gained to project;
Comply with all relevant Health and Safety requirements.
An interest in R&D into thermal storage solution or renewable energy systems;
Excellent IT skills, especially in word processing and spreadsheets;
Good communication skills, written and oral;
Ability to work on own initiative with minimum of supervision;
An enthusiastic, proactive approach to work, with a positive “can do” attitude, capable of delivering results within tight timescales;
A positive attitude toward team working, responsibility, accountability and ownership;
Ability to assimilate information, with strong attention to detail.