We are fully committed to recruiting Placement Students to play a key role in our organisation. Our 12-month Industrial Placement scheme offers you the chance to perform in a real job, gain high-quality experience and develop your skills and knowledge effectively. We will help you maximise the opportunities available to you and we pride ourselves on giving our Placement Students real responsibility ensuring that you gain as much value and experience from your year with us as possible.Additionally, completing an industrial placement with us gives you an excellent chance of returning to the company as a Graduate. Our highest calibre industrial placement students may be made conditional offers of employment at the end of their 12-month placement. We have opportunities for Industrial Placement applicants in various disciplines, including Engineering (various areas); Finance; Sales & Marketing; Logistics, Internal Communications and Health & Safety. Opportunities vary by location but we have facilities in Peterborough; Stafford; Leicester; Wolverhampton; Bracknell; Shrewsbury; Wimborne; Peterlee; Solihull and Northern Ireland.
We wish to recruit enthusiastic and ambitious Placement Students to join our team. There is no specific 'type' of candidate we look for - everyone has something unique to offer Caterpillar and we value individuals. We are, however, seeking people who share our core values of integrity, commitment, teamwork and excellence. We would expect candidates to be able to demonstrate an interest and knowledge of the discipline they wish to apply for. To apply for this scheme you should be in your second or third year of university and looking to complete a 12-month Industrial Placement as part of your degree. We expect our Placement Students to be on track to achieve a minimum of a 2:1 in a degree relevant to the role they are applying for. Please be aware that we do not accept applications from graduates for this scheme. If you have already graduated and would like to join our team please see our Graduate Opportunities.