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ENABLING THE DIGITAL WORLD

Smartphones, computers, networks, self-driving cars, intelligent machines, the latest medical advances, renewable energy – the digital transformation makes our lives easier, safer, and more comfortable.

And we are at the center of it all: The world's leading technology companies manufacture their products with innovative solutions from ASM.

Mechanical Engineering (Custom Solutions with R&D) Student Placement

The ASM team is looking to immediately fill the above position:


With our SIPLACE SMT placement machines and DEK stencil printers we support electronics manufacturers all over the world on their path to the Smart #1 SMT Factory as we successfully implement Industry 4.0 concepts.

As the industry’s innovation and technology leader, our product portfolio stands for top quality, process integration and flexible best-in-class solutions. Our vision: We enable the digital world!

The Role:


You will be working as a Mechanical Engineer focused on helping ASM deliver bespoke solutions to some of the world’s top technology companies. Our number one focus though is developing you.

Our team is a small ‘Technology Think Tank’. All opinions matter, we promote innovation and out of the box thinking.

On a day-to-day basis, the work will be ‘hands on’ in a lab-based environment. The content can expand across multiple engineering disciplines.

Your profile:


  • Studying a degree course in a Mechanical Manufacturing, Materials or Process Engineering discipline or similar
  • Be able to demonstrate part competence in own discipline; breadth of specialism limited within the major aspects of Engineering.
  • Be willing to extend knowledge to other key engineering disciplines (electrical, mechanical & Automation).

Training and Projects


We’ll help you make the most of your placement by offering you on the job training with your manager, peers and development programme. We have a plan individually tailored to each placement in order to track your performance and help you to enhance your existing transferrable skills as well as your course specific skills.

On top of your day-to-day role, you also have the chance to get involved in a variety of projects. These projects are in addition to your job role and include team working, exciting project management, creative and innovative thinking and representing the business at STEM events. There are also opportunities to be involved in the development and release of our new technology.

Rewards and Benefits


Our placement programme offers many rewards and benefits, such as the following:

  • £1,000 starting bonus
  • A competitive salary of £18,540 per annum pro rata
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Discounts at local and global organisations
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Flexible working hours
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Opt-in pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • Gain invaluable experience working with a team of diverse people
  • Team building days out

Largest hardware
and software
supplier for the
electronics industry
1,400 high-tech
patents
Over 14,800
employees from many
different cultures
Annual group sales:
US$ 2.49 billion
Active in over
30 countries
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