Student Engineer – Summer Placement (3 Months)

Horstman Defence Systems Limited, Bath, UK

We are looking for Engineering students to work with us between late June/July and September in Bath.

The duties of the Student Engineer include:

• Working within the Design Engineering Team to create, update and control 3D CAD models, 2D technical drawings and engineering documentation.
• Working accurately in a data management system within a configuration controlled environment.
• Progressing documentation through the improvement form and engineering change control processes.
• Some presentation communication of designs, and design changes.
• Contributing to internal design reviews.
• Supporting prototype build and test activities.
• Working within defined safety standards and testing processes and methodologies.
• Working with other areas of the business, including manufacturing, quality and operations teams.
• Performing other duties as required.

The Student Engineer candidate is required to have / be:
• On a degree course or studying for an HNC / HND in mechanical / electrical / electronic engineering.
• A good command of mechanical engineering fundamentals.
• Ability to communicate effectively through written and verbal methods.
• Demonstrate an ability to work accurately to defined processes.
• Ability to develop themselves to produce high quality output with attention to detail.

  • *Horstman Defence Systems accept applications from all undergraduate year groups**
Please send a cover letter and CV to


  • **********************************************************************************************

Apply Now

  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx.
  • We will only use your personal information to respond to your enquiry - if you want to find out more click here to see our Privacy Policy