R&D Industrial Placement

AkzoNobel
  • Slough, UK
  • Post Date: 3rd October 2019
  • Apply Before: 25th October 2019
Job Overview
Summary:
  • Internship opportunities within our business are geared towards providing you with a challenging experience
  • Working as part of a team on 'real life' projects, you'll be mentored by experienced professionals
  • With their support you will develop your analytical and team working skills, see how academic theory is applied in a corporate environment and make a real contribution to the success of the business
  • Day to day you will support the execution of R&D technical projects for the benefit of our decorative paints business
  • We have a broad range of roles available including fast paced product development, latex research, and colour science
  • We will consider you skills and interests to carefully match you to a role so your full potential can be met
  • All roles involve following standard procedure to complete projects to agreed schedules as well as writing basic test reports and presenting findings
  • Appropriate training will be provided on theory, equipment and software to enable you to succeed in your project
Requirements:
  • Minimum 300 UCAS points (or equivalent)
  • Be a high achiever, expecting a minimum 2:1 degree or equivalent on a course that offers you the option of taking a year in industry
  • Degree subject area should be relevant such as Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Materials Science or Colour Physics
  • Good at following procedures and working safely
  • Strong PC skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Effective team worker
  • Someone who has ideas and the energy and determination to make them happen, someone who wants to work in an international environment and find solution to the big challenges facing the world
Job Detail
  • Salary£15,840 per annum plus relocation allowance
  • ExperienceSee requirements
  • QualificationsMinimum 300 UCAS points and be expecting a minimum 2:1 degree or equivalent
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