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Meggitt Corporate Graduate Rotational Program 2021

Requisition ID:  56324
Business Unit:  Meggitt USA Services (Meggitt USA Servic

CA, United States, 93063

We are Meggitt, we work closely with our customers, and we deliver technologically differentiated systems and products with high certification requirements in Aerospace, Defence and selected Energy markets. At Meggitt our key values are collaborating and building trusted global relationships through TEAMWORK, conducting ourselves with INTEGRITY, striving for operational EXCELLENCE. These core values allow us to become the great company we are today with over 10,000 employees across the globe.

Job Core Responsibilities

Are you a Graduate looking to kick-start your career in Engineering, Operations or Supply Chain? 
Meggitt is a global engineering organization specializing in extreme environment products and smart subsystems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 9,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, and with regional bases in India and the Middle East.
The Meggitt Graduate Program is an accelerated development program for graduating seniors.  Within our Program, you can learn about engineering and operations in a global manufacturing environment. You’ll be able to utilize your existing experience as well as pick up new skills as you rotate around Meggitt for your four nine-month placements. 
In order to fast-track your development; you’ll be assigned a senior leader to mentor you throughout the program, as well as a professional development mentor who will support your progression towards professional status in your chosen field.  
Depending on your ambitions and degree discipline, you could work on projects in the following areas:
•    Engineering of advanced technologies for aero, defense and energy applications such as: fire suppression systems development, composite and polymer structures, electrical and control systems, sensing and flow systems, aircraft braking systems, thermal systems, and advanced manufacturing technology. 
•    Operations: product delivery, process & operational excellence, supply chain strategy, advanced manufacturing technology, manufacturing strategy, manufacturing systems / planning, lean manufacturing and factory optimization.

 The three-year program consists of four nine-month placements:
•    Each placement includes cross-discipline project work and assignments across our divisions to give you a breadth of experience and opportunities to engage with a wide network.
•    One placement will be international. 
•    One non-technical placement which could be in strategy, marketing, sales, facilities or other departments, to stretch you and provide you with a rounded skillset. 
•    You’ll receive technical and commercial training throughout the program, as well as enhanced professional and personal development.
•    You’ll receive mentorship from 2 of the most experienced leaders in Meggitt. 
•    Together with your placement managers, you will set clear goals at the start of each placement and receive appraisals at the end to aid your progress and development.

Job Designation

What do I need to apply?  
In order to be successful, you will be:
•    A quick learner who is able to adapt to different situations and embrace change.
•    A team player with the ability to motivate yourself and work independently. 
•    Able to communicate, collaborate and build trusted relationships with people at all levels, both within and outside of Meggitt. 
•    Mindful and considered in the way you approach colleagues and your work.  
•    Able to maintain a positive mindset through ambiguity. 
•    Resilient and resourceful as you’ll be moving around a lot, establishing a new network each time, and stretched outside of your comfort zone.

You will have:
•    Work experience in relevant fields
•    A flexible nature for this fast-paced Graduate Rotational Program. You must be able to travel and relocate every 9 months for a 3 year period.
•    A desire to receive continuous professional development and feedback.
•    The desire to impact an organization with creativity and innovative thinking.

Job Specifications

Academic Qualifications – 
In order to apply to the Meggitt Global Graduate Program, you must have at least one of the following: 
•    A Bachelor’s Degree with substantial relevant work experience; and/or a Masters’ Degree; and/or a PhD in one of the following subjects: 
Mechanical / Materials / Electrical / Electronic / Systems / Chemical / Process / Aerospace / Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering Disciplines, or Supply Chain Management
•    Equivalent of GPA 3.5 (USA) or above


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Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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