3M Work Experience Opportunity 2019

Are you thinking about a scientific, technical or engineering-based career but not sure what it would be like? Whether to apply for University, find an Apprenticeship or go straight from school to work?

To help your decision, how about spending some time at a company whose people and products reshape the way we live our lives every day?

3M is science applied to life.

3M produce a mind-bending 55,000 products. 3M are in your mobile phone…your family car… and your dentist’s surgery. In 2016 ‘Strategy&’ ranked them the third most innovative company in the world.

LEBC are delighted to be supporting 3M with their Year 12 Work Experience Scheme again this year. 

3M would like to share their passion for innovation with you!

Their science and technology work experience scheme offers students from Year 12 the opportunity to spend time at their health care products manufacturing and research and development site at Loughborough, Leicestershire.

A total of 10 places are available, five each week.

3M have put an exciting mix of observation and hands-on activities together, giving you the chance to learn from their employees at work in many different scientific, technical and engineering disciplines. You’ll experience the complex and regulated environment of a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility and how this is supported by their engineering, laboratory and regulatory functions. You’ll also get to meet their apprentices and learn about different career paths within the company.

Who can apply?

Open to Year 12 students at school/college in Leicestershire, you’ll be studying for a minimum of two ‘A’ levels (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Maths, Computer Science, Engineering or similar.

You’ll also need to be able to get to and from their site at Derby Road, Loughborough for a 9.00am start and 4.30pm finish.

The work experience scheme runs from: Session 1: 6 July (half day), 7-10 July Session 2: 6 July (half day), 14–17July.

How do I apply?

Complete the attached application form and return it by 31 January 2020 to Charli Moore, Leicestershire Education Business Company, 30 Frog Island, Off North Bridge Place, Leicester, LE3 5AG.

Please ensure the form is countersigned by your school form tutor/careers adviser and your parent/guardian.

Places will be offered based on the information provided on the application form.

Good luck with your application!

3M Work Experience Opportunity 2019

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