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Hydromechanical Engineering Internship Programme

£17,850 pa pro rata
1st February 2019

A career with Rolls-Royce means working together to solve complex problems. Creating cleaner, safer, more competitive power is a serious challenge that will change lives across the world. And you can play your part by working with the experts who create the vital components essential for our pioneering engines and their fuel systems.

They’re part of Rolls-Royce Control Systems, which provides safety-critical controls and instrumentation expertise to aerospace and other customers around the world. It’s exciting work, based in a new, state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility in Solihull. From research, design and test, to build, modify and develop, everything here is done under one roof.

The programme

Over 12 months, as well as giving you first-hand insight into our world-class business, this internship will set you on the path towards a challenging and rewarding career. Perform well, and it could lead to a place on our graduate development programme – a fantastic start to a career with a world-leading industrial technology company. If you’re a student member of an institute, experience gained on your internship can be used to credit some of your learning towards your graduate programme and chartership status, should you choose to join us.

What you’ll do

The projects you work on will support a real business need, with a direct link to our products and customers. This will be equivalent to one of the attachments from our graduate programme. Your day-to-day tasks will vary, and you’ll receive support from skilled professionals within the business, all committed to helping you to deliver your best.

You’ll build a diverse skillset, learning about a range of areas, which could include design, structure, fluid dynamics, thermal theory, electronics, software, performance analysis and testing. Above all, you’ll have the opportunity to work on key projects, sharing your ideas and contributing to the development of world-shaping technology.

What you’ll need

Technical abilities are obviously a must, so we’ll want you to be on track to achieve at least a 2:1 BEng or BSc degree, or equivalent. Bold, curious and eager to embrace different ways of thinking, you’ll always be looking for new ways to collaborate, contribute, learn, and drive forward our pioneering products.

What you’ll get

Learn from experts

The chance to join our graduate programme if you perform well

Who we are

Whether we’re building the world’s most efficient large aero-engine or supporting NASA missions on the edge of space, Rolls-Royce is all about innovation. We invest £1 billion every year into research and development, and file more patents annually than any other company in the UK. Working at Rolls-Royce means being part of a global team of 50,000 bold, curious pioneers, creating cleaner, faster, more competitive power. It means looking to the future, and shaping the world we live in.

Applications will close on 1st February at 00.10 am UK Time (GMT) please ensure your application is submitted by this time.