Mechanical Engineering Placement Student at ASM Assembly Systems

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
South West
Weymouth, Dorset
Salary Band
£18,000 - £19,999
Role May Involve
Engineering Mechanical Engineering

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“I felt extremely valued. I was treated like a part of the team and no one thought any differently of me because I was a student. I was treated the same way as people whom had worked at the company for over 20 years and that helped me settle into the new working environment. I was also given high priority tasks to complete for customers so that also made me feel valued and trusted.…” - Read full review

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Mechanical Engineering Placement Student

With our SIPLACE SMT placement machines and DEK stencil printers we support electronics manufacturers all over the world on their path to the Smart #1 SMT Factory as we successfully implement Industry 4.0 concepts.

As the industry’s innovation and technology leader, our product portfolio stands for top quality, process integration and flexible best-in-class solutions. Our vision: We
enable the digital world!

The position will provide Mechanical Engineering and design support within the UK Automation Team working alongside our Automation Engineer and Global Project Teams. They will support the identification and implementation of a series of different automation projects that will enable ASM to move towards Smart Factory solutions in line with Industry 4.0 methodologies.

About you

  • Studying for a Degree in Mechanical Engineering, understands mechanical design techniques and the identification and use of suitable materials to suit the design solution
  • Confidence in the use of hand tools and manual assembly to create POC (Proof of Concepts) and prototype models
  • Experienced in the use of 3D CAD design tools such as NX, Solidworks, Creo etc
  • Must have the ability to work under their own initiative but also able to contribute successfully in cross functional and cross regional teams, is self-driven and actively looks for ways to contribute
  • Must have a sense of intellectual curiosity and willingness to investigate and promote new technologies
  • Some experience or knowledge of automation equipment such as Collaborative, SCARA or mobile robots
  • Understands the requirement for product documentation and collation of test results that determine the performance and safety of any automation systems deployed
  • Has excellent communication and reasoning skills, including the ability to make a strong case for technology choices to all levels of management when required

In return we can offer the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology and be part of our experienced and innovative team. We offer development/progression opportunities and are looking for someone who wants to build their career.

Our teams engineering experience, and time spent with previous placement students has proven that the only limitations on how much you can achieve, lie entirely with you.

Of course the package is important, so we offer a highly competitive base salary with bonus opportunity and a wide range of company benefits.

About ASM Assembly Systems

ASMPT is the only supplier in the world that offers its customers solutions for the complete electronics manufacturing chain, from semiconductor solutions to SMT. In our centres of competence all over the world we collect knowledge about the most modern manufacturing methods and test new processes and technologies, so that our process experts can make this know-how available to our customers.

We maintain close relations with leading research institutions and partner companies and have customers all over the globe in all industries. With a long-term and tightly knitted network, we have accumulated a unique treasure trove of knowledge in all areas of electronics production. As one of the world leaders in modern electronics manufacturing, we play an active role in shaping our customers’ future.

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