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Real world business, engineering and finance experience for undergraduates.
If you have the talent, now is the time to put it to the test. We have approximately 90 one-year placements available each year and they all offer you the chance to develop new skills and gain invaluable industry experience in the real world.
You can choose to join us on an industrial placement in one of the below disciplines:-
We focus on delivering learning and personal development that enables you to stretch yourself and fulfil your potential. All our Industrial Placements offer you the chance to gain new skills and invaluable industry experience. We provide you with the opportunity to put theory into practice, learn from colleagues who are experts in their field, and gain insights that can only come from real world work environments.
We ask all candidates to apply online using our application form to ensure our selection process is completely fair and consistent. Your online application will involve a number of numerical, verbal and situational strength tests. If you are successful you will have a video interview, and selected candidates will then be invited to a face to face interview.
All our roles will close when sufficient applications have been received so early application is advised. If successful you will commence your industrial placement at the end of June 2020.
We are an inclusive employer and strive to recruit, retain and inspire the best people from the widest pool. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss any adjustments or arrangements, as required, to support your application. Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Who Can Apply
To join our Business or Industrial Placement schemes you must be on course for at least a 2:2 Bachelor's degree in a related subject.
We expect exceptional things of our Industrial Placements. In return, you can expect a generous salary with a comprehensive benefits and pension package, including 25 days’ holiday and flexible leave arrangements, shares scheme, senior mentoring, and product and service discounts.
At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information. We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of 85,800 people in more than 40 countries.
From state of the art cyber threat detection to flight control systems that enable pilots to make better decisions, we never stop innovating to ensure that our customers maintain their advantage. This is a long-term commitment involving significant investments in skills. We also work closely with local partners to support economic development through the transfer of knowledge, skills and technology.
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