Electrical Control and Instrumentation Engineering Placement at Lubrizol

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
4th March 2019
East Midlands
Hazelwood, Derby
Salary Band
£18,000 - £19,999
Role May Involve
Automotive Engineering Mechanical Engineering

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Electrical Control and Instrumentation Engineering Placement

The European Test Facility develops and tests additives for fuels and lubricants for the Automotive Industry. Vehicles and engines are tested, and transmissions and bespoke test rigs are run to determine the performance and durability of these additive packages.

We have opportunities for engineers in the following areas: Tribology Engineering, Automotive Test Engineering, Automotive Field Test Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Control and Instrumentation Engineering.

The Control and Instrumentation teams form part of the Test Support group within Lubrizol Mechanical Testing. Throughout the year you will be required to take concept ideas, perform research and design workable and cost-effective solutions which if approved would then be project managed, built, installed, tested and documented.

You will be involved with aiding the commissioning on new test programs and installations and you will gain experience in the design and maintenance of electrical and control systems. You will also be gaining experience of engineering programs and software e.g. Matlab, Labview and Dewesoft.

We’re looking for someone studying towards an Electrical or Control Systems engineering related degree who is both self-motivated and a good problem solver, if this could be you, head over to our careers site and apply now!

What we can offer you

  • £18,000 annual salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Potential to support final year project
  • Flexible working hours
  • Subsidised Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised on site restaurant facility
  • Free Car Parking
  • Christmas Buffett

About Lubrizol

At Lubrizol, we understand there is always an opportunity to be better. We are deeply committed to working with our customers to develop and deliver solutions that improve everyday experiences, and, ultimately, improve lives. We continue to strive towards understanding the wants and needs of customers and through better collaboration, chemistry, testing and processes, deliver the right innovation to meet those needs. We have approximately 9000 employees worldwide and deliver to over 100 different countries, with offices globally.

We know that Lubrizol isn’t a common household name, so it might surprise you that our products and technologies are in things that you use every day, such as fluids in the vehicles you drive or everyday shampoos and medicines to clothing and even electronic devices throughout your home.

Our people really make the difference.

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