Eaton Corporation Operations Intern in Royal Leamington Spa, United Kingdom

Operations Internship Placement

Location: Various UK locations

Description:

Our Operations Intern Placement Programme is first-class when it comes to giving placement students real insight into working in a large global manufacturing business whilst preparing you for a professional career. This position is ideal for those studying Business or Engineering related degrees.

Who we are:

We make what matters work. Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion, with approximately 95,000 employees and selling products to customers in more than 175 countries. Within the UK we have numerous locations across the country operating within the Electrical, Hydraulic, Vehicle and Aerospace industries.

What you will get:

During the year placement you will gain invaluable experience working with a team of diverse employees. From day one you will be mentored by highly skilled Operations professionals who will guide and support you to ensure you receive the maximum from your placement.

Your assignment may involve Project Management; Lean Six Sigma (customer value, waste and continuous improvement); and Lean Visual Management. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with different departments such as Quality, R&D, Finance, and Customer Service witnessing how various departments of the business work together.

During the duration of the Internship you will develop a wide range of Eaton leadership competencies such as business strategy, business acumen and leveraging resources. The scope of the assignments allows interns the opportunity to provide value to the organization by achieving a well-defined, important strategic objective for the Operations function.

In addition you will join an established programme alongside a cohort of interns from across the UK offering the opportunity to attend numerous training sessions and skills workshops.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Candidates should ideally be undergraduates working towards a minimum of a 2:1 and studying in a related discipline (e.g. Business or Engineering). Please provide your first year classification on your application. As our placements are based in multiple sites across the UK you must be geographically flexible. You must have legal authorization to work in the United Kingdom without company sponsorship and where appropriate comply with ITAR regulations.

Applications to be received by 22 December 2017 with Assessment Centres taking place in January and February 2018.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Operational Excellence

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: LSD Life Safety Division EMEA

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.