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UK Graduates 2018 Program - Graduate Trainee Engineering, Fleet Support

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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By creating products and services that make the most intelligent use of energy and materials, we partner with our suppliers and meet our customers’ demands for more energy-efficient, less emission–producing products with optimal safety, reliability, passenger comfort as well as cost efficiency. Not just once but throughout the complete product life-cycle.

A key responsibility is to provide technical support in the development, validation and preparation of modifications and maintenance improvements. This requires close co-operation with the maintenance depots and the development of effective working relationships with systems designers, suppliers, maintainers and overhaulers to resolve issues on current systems. Research into new technologies is also required for potential introduction into Bombardier’s product range.

Major responsibilities may include:

Investigation of reliability/safety issues

Support for maintenance optimisation / extension opportunities.

Bombardier Graduate Scheme is a 2-year programme aimed at bringing out the best out of the individual. You can expect to do placements across the various departments to gain a wider knowledge of the rail industry; including: Vehicle Engineering, Safety and Reliability, Service Depots and Project Engineering. On the job learning is complemented by a modular and personal development programme. Supported by a mentor you will work towards gaining relevant chartered status with one of the engineering bodies such as the IMechE or IET.


You will need a minimum 2:1 BEng or MEng, in Automotive, Aerospace, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from courses with product integration and system engineering content. In addition we seek applications from graduates with a BSc or MSc in Maths, Physics, Chemistry/Materials or a manufacturing discipline. Candidates must have excellent problem solving skills and a passion for making things happen.

Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that’s shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it’s our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Join us at our major site in Derby and take pride in working on quality, leading-edge projects that drive your career forward.

Your ideas move people.

As part of the application process, you will need to answer a series of mandatory questions; please allocate a few minutes in going through them and answering, as they are the first shift out step.

If you have successfully completed your application, a follow up e-mail will come through in a few days, explaining in detail the next steps of the selection process (online test, phone interview, Assessment Center), together with approximate timelines for each.

We wish you the best of luck for all the steps and look forward to getting to know you!

Salary: starting with 27,000 GBP

Start date: 3rd of September 2018

Job: Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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