Career Level Executive
Experience Less Than 1 Year
Qualifications Associate Degree
Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE) are looking for an exceptional engineering candidate to work in the Project Management department for one year supporting the Programme Managers (PMs) on a range of leading innovative projects.
The PM’s typically lead the project teams and are responsible for setting and delivering to the cost, quality and delivery metrics whilst managing the daily engineering challenges. They are also the interface with the customers and must provide regular feedback to senior management on project progress.
This is a unique opportunity to start your engineering career with a world leading consultancy in battery technology, light weighting and aerodynamics to gain an insight across all the different fields of engineering. It is important to know that many of our industrial placements have been successful in obtaining graduate roles on completion of their degree.
To be eligible for an industrial placement with us in Project Management you should be working towards a degree in a technical based subject and be able to demonstrate an interest in engineering. An understanding of mechanical design would be advantageous.
Demonstratable passion for engineering, innovation & technology.
Exceptional communication skills
Willingness to learn and take up the daily challenge!
Application & Timing:
All applications should be submitted via our website: www.wae.com. When applying for industrial placements opportunities, all students are expected to submit a covering letter along with a Curriculum Vitae containing the following information:
Your current career aims and how you plan to achieve them.
Subjects that you are currently taking and plan to take.
Relevant leisure pursuits and activities.
Why work experience with the Company would be beneficial to you.
Your application will be acknowledged and we will update you with your progress via email during the process. We will not accept applications which are not submitted through our website. Due to the volume of applications we receive we can only give feedback to applicants that attend an assessment day.
Due to the short-term nature of student placements, we are unable to accept applications from candidates who do not have entitlement to live and work in the United Kingdom and we are also unable to accept students in their final year of University.
Those students that are shortlisted will be invited to attend an assessment day in Oxfordshire mid-March 2020. It is expected that the student takes sole responsibility for making suitable travel and accommodation arrangements.
The closing date for applications is 14th February 2020.