About the company

We be­lieve in cre­ating an envi­ron­ment where our placement student re­ally can learn by do­ing dur­ing their time with us and where they are giv­en their own ar­eas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encour­age you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to re­ally show what you can do.

About the role

Our Facility Management and Energy team are looking for a student to join our team for 13 Months commencing July 2021. The department maintains all the non-production infrastructure, such as roads, buildings and utility supply networks on plant.

What will you be doing?

  • Prepare documents to put out tenders for contractors.
  • Supplier Steering and responding appropriately to reactive repairs as they arise.
  • Project manage, supervise and coordinate the work of contractors.
  • Manage and lead facility change requests to ensure minimum disruption to core activities.
  • Plan for future developments including best allocation and utilisation of space and resources for new buildings, or re-organising of current premises.
  • Check that agreed work by staff or contractors has been completed satisfactorily and follow up on any deficiencies.
  • Use performance management techniques to monitor and demonstrate achievement of agreed service levels and to lead on improvement.


  • Studying towards a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Construction, Business or other relevant field and on track to achieve a 2:1 or above. Work experience can be particularly useful in areas such as: administration, building, business, construction, and engineering.
  • Confident decision making.
  • Time management and project management skills.
  • Teamwork skills and the ability to lead and motivate others.
  • IT skills are important, in particular Microsoft Excel.
  • A practical, flexible and innovative approach to work with an ability to prioritise workload.
  • A full driving license may be required, if travelling between sites.

How to apply

Click here to apply.