Williams Grand Prix Engineering Industrial Placement 2020 - 2021
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Highly motivated students who are passionate about learning from our industry experts. - Passion for engineering, innovation and technology. - Candidates with a wealth of work experience who have gone the extra mile to absorb knowledge and gain experience along the way. - Someone who is ready for a challenge! With our placements, you are a fully involved member of the team from day one. Your work counts and you will have an impact on our success.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
The opportunity to work with highly skilled and experienced engineering professionals and graduates who you can learn and develop with - the more questions you ask the more you will gain from your experience. It is important to know that many of our industrial placements have been successful in obtaining graduate roles on completion of their degree. Students taking part in the Industrial Placement Programmes can be accommodated in our: Aerodynamics, Design, Vehicle dynamics, Test Facilities Departments and Race Operations departments. We do not offer industrial placements on our Race & Test Teams or Marketing. If you are interested in Williams Advanced Engineering placement opportunities please visit their careers page.
INDUSTRIAL PLACEMENT APPLICATION PROCESS:
When shortlisting student placement applications we look for relevant University subject such as Mechanical Design, Aeronautical Design, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or related subjects. Students will have a minimum of two years experience at University before the placement starts. It is essential that you return to your course for a minimum of one year following completion of the placement. In addition to the above, active participation in programmes such as Formula Student may be an advantage, as well as demonstrating an active interest in leisure activities such as go-karting, restoring or working on cars or building working models of cars and planes. We also heavily encourage applications to let us know of any engineering work experience. Please note that we are unable to accept applications from students in their final year of their university studies.
We celebrate the fact we are an engineering company, after all engineering is our passion! 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.
Remember it is your chance to showcase your skills and passions. Students that are shortlisted will be invited to attend an assessment day currently scheduled to take place towards the end of October or in early November at our site in Grove. Please be advised that we will seek academic references as part of the selection process.
ARRANGEMENTS FOR TRAVEL AND ACCOMODATION:
It is expected that the student takes sole responsibility for making suitable travel and accommodation arrangements.
Applications for the Industrial placement programmes should be uploaded through our website by visiting www.williamsf1.com. 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, any paper-based applications will be returned to the sender with a copy of our policy. Due to the volume of applications we receive we can only give feedback to applicants that attended an assessment day.
Note: Due to the short-term nature of both work experience placements and student placements we are unable to accept applications from candidates who do not have entitlement to live or work in the United Kingdom.
Closing Date Monday 14th October 2019
Please Note: Due to the Volume of applications we receive on a daily basis we cannot guarantee your application will be acknowledged or considered unless you have applied directly via our website www.williamsf1.com/careers.
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