7.9 /10
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Engineering Energy

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About Eaton

We make what matters work. Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

Why Choose Eaton?

Turning Aspiration into Action... It is Eaton’s goal to make work exciting, engaging and meaningful for our employees.

With over 100 years’ experience in the manufacturing industry, we provide one of the broadest portfolios of products, services and solutions in a competitive market. Which for you means endless opportunities for success.

Recognising the Power of Perspectives, Eaton believes that recognising, valuing and fully leveraging our different perspectives and backgrounds to achieve our business goals demonstrates our inclusive behaviour. That is why we invest heavily in our internship programme. As part of the Eaton Family, you will participate in real projects that have a measurable impact on our business; adding real value.

We believe that providing the right learning and development opportunities for our interns is not only key to their success on the programme, but critical to them reaching their full potential in the longer term. As potential future leaders within our business you will experience what we will consider to be a full spectrum of development on our internship programme.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Annual holiday allowance of 25 days per year, plus statutory bank holidays
  • Business travel expenses
  • We offer a chance for you to achieve a place on the Graduate Leadership Programme or a direct hire

We have positions available covering most aspects of our business including:

  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Sourcing & Supply Chain
  • Finance
  • HR
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Product Management
  • Quality

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Eaton Latest Reviews

  • Marketing Intern

    My placement was one of the best experiences that I have taken part in to date. Moving out of my comfort zone in a supportive and friendly environment, developing my knowledge of Marketing, Business a...


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  • Operations Intern

    I enjoyed my placement a lot. It gave me a great opportunity to learn new skills as well as improve upon existing ones. I feel that I have learnt more about industry this year than University has taug...


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  • Finance Intern

    I thoroughly enjoyed working at Eaton this year, and feel like it has given me a good feel for the working environment. I have got on well with my colleagues, and feel that I contributed to the busine...


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Eaton Latest Case Study

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Product and Communications Marketing Intern

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Marketing Management

I know most people say it but I was genuinely surprised by how much responsibility I was given and the amount of trust the employees had in your ability.

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Number of Placements Available This Year*


Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us*

2:1 (Two One)

Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply

Awards and Commendations

[2016] RateMyPlacement Top 100 [2013] Top 75