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Manufacturing Mechanical Industrial & Summer Placements

A manufacturing placement offers the opportunity to understand and interact with cutting-edge technology in a modern manufacturing facility.

Manufacturing Mechanical Industrial Placement

Our applications for our 2021 intake are now closed and we cannot accept any further applications.

The Manufacturing Industrial Placement at Renishaw is suitable for students who are required to undertake a year in industry placement as part of their degree course. Students will be considered from a wide range of STEM subjects, from manufacturing and mechanical engineering to physics and maths.

An industrial placement within the manufacturing organisation at Renishaw offers you the opportunity to understand and interact with cutting edge technology within a precision mechanical, electronic, and optical environment. It will provide the chance to learn more about what a career in a modern manufacturing facility really means and provide an excellent insight into how a manufacturing organisation interacts with the entire business operation.

You must be:

• Studying at degree level in a STEM subject
• Have a proven interest in technology
• Be enthusiastic, motivated and have an ambitious nature

If you have the right aptitude and appetite you will have the opportunity to make a positive and lasting impact during the placement.


Manufacturing Mechanical Summer Placement

Due to a large volume of applications for our 2021 summer placement intake, our applications are now closed.

Renishaw takes on a number of students during the summer holiday period for between 6 and 12 weeks. A summer placement at Renishaw provides the chance to learn about the day-to-day reality of working in a world class manufacturing environment.

A placement within the manufacturing organisation at Renishaw offers you the opportunity to understand and interact with cutting edge technology within a precision mechanical, electronic, and optical environment. It provides an insight into what a career in a modern manufacturing facility really means and how it interacts with the entire business operation.

You will be given relevant projects and responsibilities related to your interests and discipline studied and be mentored and supported by the technical staff and our senior managers. You will be encouraged to participate in the relevant areas; either assembly engineering or manufacturing engineering (both areas having process development, process support, and project engineering functions) with activities ranging from process design, project planning, performances analytics, to hands-on support and problem solving.

You will have the opportunity to connect with people working in the business and discuss your career ambitions and ideas with employees in similar roles. A successful placement provides an excellent opportunity for you to be considered for a graduate scheme position or a direct entry role in the future.

You must be:

  • Studying at sixth form or degree level in any STEM subject
  • Have a proven interest in technology
  • Be enthusiastic, motivated and have an ambitious nature

If you have the right aptitude and appetite you will have the opportunity to make a positive and lasting impact during the placement.