Product Engineer Placement Leeds 2024

With two centuries of rich history, Sulzer stands as a global leader in fluid engineering and chemical processing. Today, we proudly pioneer sustainable solutions, dedicated to creating a brighter future. Join our dynamic team of over 13,000 professionals spread across 160 world-class facilities. Boasting revenues of CHF 3.2 billion and shares actively traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange, Sulzer presents a distinctive opportunity for you to contribute to innovative projects and make a significant global impact. Your adventure in shaping the future starts right here!

The Role

As a student pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering, you'll have the chance to put your theoretical understanding into practice within a collaborative and hands-on setting. Collaborating with seasoned engineers, you'll be able to actively participate in real-world projects, acquiring valuable insights and experiences within the engineering field.

What you’ll be doing

  • Work with the hydraulics, mechanical, materials, electrical and control & instrumentation engineers within the Product Engineering group
  • Assist in the design and development of engineering solutions
  • Execution of special projects to improve the department output. This includes conducting research, analysing data and forming appropriate conclusions
  • Creation and modification of documentation including engineering drawings, specifications, reports and presentations
  • Collaborate with other departments within the organisation to meet the company goals
  • Actively engage in project meetings, learning opportunities and training sessions provided by the company

Experience and knowledge required

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work independently
  • Flexibility and adaptability to navigate changes effectively
  • Attention to detail is crucial for success
  • Currently pursuing a degree in Engineering
  • Proficient in the use of 2D & 3D design packages
  • Familiarity with general Microsoft packages

What we offer you

We offer an opportunity to join a globally renowned company spearheading innovation and sustainability. Receive mentorship and guidance from industry professionals, nurturing your professional development. Explore diverse career paths and departments, honing your skills and expertise. Access exclusive learning pathways to broaden your knowledge base. Engage with a lively undergraduate community, fostering collaboration and prioritising learning. Embrace the chance to forge lasting connections as you embark on this exciting journey towards a sustainable future!


  • Competitive salary and personal bonus scheme
  • 33 days' holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) + service days
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme for personal well-being
  • Convenient on-site facilities: free onsite car park, discounted staff canteen, and access to a 24/7 onsite gym.
  • Access to discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment, and Lifestyle

No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.

Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in the strength of a diverse workforce and are committed to offering an inclusive work environment.

At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable

We are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2024 in Brazil, China, Germany, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Come and join our story!

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