Year in Industry Placement: British Steel Lackenby Works, Teesside Beam Mill

British Steel PlacementWhat you need to know about them

British Steel are looking for passionate, hard-working, ambitious and dedicated people who are up for a challenge to join their team.

They are a world leader in the production of steel producing over 2.8 million tonnes of it every year. Their steel is, and continues to be, fundamental in creating iconic, awe-inspiring structures around the world. It helps people travel, work, eat and socialise every day. More importantly it also helps keep us safe.

What you need to know about the role

As a Placement Engineer you will have the responsibility for working with their experienced systems and improvement engineers in the development of new systems and the analysis of data leading to optimisation and process developments.

You will work alongside other engineers and production staff as well as technical and IT staff to understand plant production processes and control systems. You will analyse data relating to these processes and propose, specify, design and manage changes to plant operations, control systems or procedures throughout the business with the aim of maximising the efficiency, throughout and yield of plant processes.

The choice of projects or operational investigations is very flexible, from detailed control issues to production planning and logistics optimisation.

Preparing, performing and presenting data analysis to support process improvement decisions may be a key part of this role.

What they need to know about you

They are looking for someone who has demonstrable enthusiasm for process systems and applications with some knowledge of software development techniques, computer languages and databases. They'll give you technical and operational training to help you achieve the most out of your placement.

What’s stopping you? Apply today to join their proud, passionate and performance driven team.

Contact Tim Walker:

Snr. Process Control Eng.
Special Profiles & Construction
British Steel
T: +44 (0)1642 404330
M: +44 (0)7734985143
E: tim.j.walker@britishsteel.co.uk