Projects and Field Service Placement at Knorr-Bremse

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Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
1st March 2020
South West
Melksham, Wiltshire
Salary Band
£16,000 - £17,999
Role May Involve
Business Management Engineering Manufacturing

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Projects and Field Service Placement

Key Responsibilities

  • Working within a dynamic Project delivery team
  • Have the opportunity to spend time in Project Management and Field Service departments
  • Manage key deliverables of cost, time and delivery
  • Be involved in the delivery of significant rail infrastructure Project delivery and opportunity to see the product on the customers sites
  • These placements are exciting opportunities to be a key integral part of the delivery of flagship Projects in a successful, international business


  • Experience Project Management/Project Engineering
  • Self-motivated to learn new skills and take on the challenges of a dynamic Project
  • Innovative and Creative abilities
  • Resilience, flexibility and adaptability
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate leadership and support within the project team


  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible working
  • Fantastic site facilities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Payable attendance allowance
  • Great employee Benefits package
  • Discounted gym memberships

About Knorr-Bremse

In the early 1800s, British engineer Richard Trevithick (1771-1833) constructed the first railway steam locomotive that travelled at 8 kilometres per hour. Today in Asia trains travel at maximum speeds of up to 260 kilometers per hour. By 1850 Britain had more than 6,000 miles of railroad track, today in the UK there are 20,277 miles (32,186 kilometres) of track.

Rail is growing….grow with it!

Do you want to be a part of the next revolution?

More than a billion people worldwide rely daily on Knorr-Bremse systems. Knorr-Bremse is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles. As a technology pioneer, for over 100 years Knorr-Bremse has been a driving force in the development, production and sale of modern braking systems for a variety of applications in the area of rail and commercial vehicles.

Knorr-Bremse is growing….grow with us!

How to apply

If you are looking for a 12 month placement from July 2020 to July 2021 and wish to apply, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability to Please ensure the department you are applying for is included in the subject of the email.

Get on board and start your journey with us….We would love to hear from you!