Manufacturing and Production Employers

  • Airbus

    Airbus Group is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2015, the Group - comprising Airbus, Airbus Defence and Space and Airbus Helicopters - generated revenues of € 64.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 136,600.

    Airbus is a leading aircraft manufacturer with the most modern and comprehensive family of airliners on the market, ranging in capacity from 100 to more than 500 seats. We champion innovative technologies and offer some of the worlds most fuel efficient and quiet aircraft.

    Airbus Defence and Space is Europes number one defence and space enterprise, as well as being among the top ten global defence businesses and the second largest space business in the world.

  • ABF Grain Products Ltd.

    ABF is one of the biggest Food Manufacturers in the UK; it is also a major international business with a turnover of £13.3bn and over 113,000 employees working in 47 countries. We are an FMCG business that requires our people to be adaptable, resilient and comfortable working at pace in an ever changing environment.

  • Atkins

    Atkins is the UKs largest engineering and design consultancy. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects, none more urgent than creating a low carbon future. In fact, were the first engineering consultancy to be awarded the Carbon Trust Standard in the construction and building management sector. In addition our Carbon Critical initiative gives businesses the world over the tools they need to cut their carbon effectively.

  • BAE Systems (7)

    At BAE Systems, we provide some of the worlds most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,400 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. Thats work that inspires us. Thats BAE Systems.

  • Bakkavör Group UK

    Bakkavör Group is a leading international food manufacturing company specialising in fresh prepared food and produce. Over £1.5bn turnover in 2007, 63 factories, 20,000 employees in the UK, Continental Europe, South Africa, China and the United States.

  • Barratt Homes

    A nationwide business, Barratt is Britains best-known house builder. Since we set up business more than 50 years ago, weve built and sold over 400,000 homes. Today, were a successful, vibrant FTSE-100 listed business that employs the talents of over 6,000 people. What we build, is built to last. And that applies to our employees too.

  • British American Tobacco

    British American Tobacco is a truly global organization. Our companies employ more than 53,000 people in a business spanning some 180 markets worldwide.

  • BNP Paribas Securities

    BNP Paribas is one of the world's leading financial institutions.

  • BOC

    At BOC we're pioneers in everything from healthcare, to carbon capture to clean energy. Our gases, and the technologies they make possible, can be found at the forefront of research into life enhancing medical technologies, cryogenic bio-storage, fighting fires underground and reaching the summit of Everest. They've even been to the moon.

  • British Airways

    British Airways offers much more than you might expect. In a business as large and complex as ours, the opportunities are varied and the list of fascinating challenges endless. And this can be seen on our graduate programmes too, with the level of responsibility, scope and range of work on offer. Our programmes are tailored to provide graduates with a good understanding of the business to develop and equip them with the skills they need to go on to be successful in their careers.

    From Jigsaw Precisionists to Possibility Furnishers discover what British Airways has to offer, regardless of your programme choice.

  • Columbus

    Columbus is a global industry consultancy and the preferred business consulting partner for ambitious manufacturers and retailers around the world.

  • Deans Foods

    Deans Foods are a major food business and are the leading producer, supplier and marketer of free-range eggs in the UK.

  • Diageo – Smirnoff, Guinness

    Diageo is the world's leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across. spirits, wine and beer categories.

  • DS Smith

    DS Smith Packaging is the UKs foremost supplier of corrugated packaging products and related services and part of DS Smith PLC, a packaging company employing over 20,000 people world-wide.

  • Ford

    The Ford blue oval is one of the best-known brands in the world, representing cutting edge technological development, and a range of some of the most popular cars and commercial vehicles in the world.

  • GSK GlaxoSmithKline

    Headquartered in the UK and with operations in 37 countries, we are one of the industry leaders, with an estimated seven per cent of the world's pharmaceutical market.

  • HMGCC

    There are few more important jobs than ensuring that our Government's communications systems in the UK and around the globe are highly effective, completely reliable and totally secure. That's exactly what our diverse team at HMGCC do, ensuring that, in a digital age, our Government's cyber security is assured.

  • ICI

    Are you the vital ingredient we are looking for? As one of the most talented graduates in Europe, ICI can offer you the challenges, training, motivation, environment and above all opportunities to realise your potential and create a uniquely rewarding career.

  • Japan Tobacco International

    Gallaher Ltd is part of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies, the third largest tobacco company in the world. We are the international manufacturing company behind such well-known brands as Benson & Hedges, Camel, Winston, Silk Cut, Mayfair, Mild Seven, Amber Leaf and Hamlet.

  • JBC Computer Training Ltd.

    This is an advanced training and recruitment programme open to Graduates from all disciplines wishing to gain a guaranteed job in I.T.

  • Johnson Matthey

    Johnson Matthey is a speciality chemicals company focused on its core skills in catalysis, precious metals, fine chemicals and process technology. Johnson Matthey's principal activities are the manufacture of autocatalysts, heavy duty diesel catalysts and pollution control systems, catalysts and components for fuel cells, catalysts and technologies for chemical processes, fine chemicals, chemical catalysts and active pharmaceutical ingredients and the marketing, refining, and fabrication of precious metals.

  • Marks and Spencer (19)

    We always strive for perfection at M&S. Our passion to improve and meticulous attention to detail enable us to create the perfect products and shopping experience our customers love. Its an approach we bring to creating perfect careers for talented people like you too. Its a truly exciting time to be at M&S. With retail moving faster than ever, anyone joining the company now will be building the business of the future. This, and the fact youll be working for an iconic retailer, means theres no better place to get your career off to the perfect start.

  • MDS

    MDS offers accelerated management training for graduates interested in a fast moving career in the fresh food and produce industry.

  • Morrisons (7)

    Morrisons offers you the chance to be part of a different kind of retail business. Whether you’re a school leaver, student or graduate, our early careers give you a unique perspective, real responsibility and tons of valuable experience.

    You see, unlike our competitors, we own most of our own supply chain. We’re both food makers and shopkeepers, home to diverse teams that create success together. That means you’ll find an amazing scope for learning here.

  • Nestlé UK Ltd

    Joining Nestlé means joining a global business and benefiting from a global outlook which has been handed down from generation to generation since our founding in Switzerland in the nineteenth century.

  • Northern Powergrid

    We deliver electricity from the national transmission system, on behalf of suppliers. Our network covers an area of 25,000 square kilometres in the North of England - from north Northumberland, south to the Humber and northern Lincolnshire, and from the east coast to the Pennines. It consists of more than 31,000 substations and around 91,000 kilometres of overhead line and underground cables. We also have offices across the region. 3.8 million homes and businesses rely on us to provide electricity 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

  • Parker Hannifin

    Founded in 1918, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $13 billion, global company.

    With annual sales exceeding $13 billion in fiscal year 2014, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 57,500 people in 50 countries around the world.

  • Raytheon UK

    Raytheon is a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and has developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defense, national security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Uxbridge, Waddington and Broughton.

  • Saint-Gobain

    Saint-Gobain are leaders in the design, production and distribution of materials for the construction, industrial and consumer markets. We are focused on providing innovative solutions to the challenges facing society today; energy, housing and the environment.

  • Saint-Gobain Solaglas

    Join one of the world’s largest and most successful industrial organisations with a sales turnover of 43.4 billion per annum and 214,000 employees across 58 countries.

  • Tarmac (5)

    Tarmac, a CRH company, is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business.

    So what does this mean?

    With over 150 years experience and 400 sites across the UK, Tarmac is a trusted and innovative company with a reputation as a construction industry pioneer. From the bridges and roads you drive on, to the skyscrapers and houses you live and work in, Tarmac’s solutions are part of the fabric of our everyday lives.

    Why not join us as a graduate to make your mark on our business? We offer real careers and the opportunity for you to develop skills, experience and knowledge in a forward-thinking company.

  • Tata Steel

    As a graduate with Tata Steel you will join an international workforce that we are proud of and value highly. In recognition of their contribution, much emphasis is placed on training and development.

  • Tate and Lyle

    Tate & Lyle is a global leader in renewable ingredients. The UK Operations process sugar, cereal sweeteners, starches and citric acid.

  • Taylors of Harrogate

    Part of the Bettys &Taylors Group, Taylors of Harrogate was founded in 1886 and is an independent family business, dedicated to the pleasures of fantastic tea and coffee.

  • Thales

    From Software, Systems and Electronics Engineers to Cyber Security Engineers and Business and Finance roles, we have a range of opportunities on offer for the brightest graduate talent.

  • Toyota GB Plc (1)

    At Toyota you'll be in the driving seat - developing your talents in one of the most efficient production facilities in Europe.

  • TTI

    TTI is a world-class leader in design, manufacturing and marketing of innovative Power Tools, Outdoor Power Equipment, Floor Care and Appliances for consumers, professionals and industrial users in the home improvement, repair and construction industries.

  • Waterlinks Investments Ltd

    Waterlinks Investments Ltd is a privately owned group of companies focusing on the strategic support, manufacture, distribution and sales, both wholesale and retail, of brands within the textile industry, and has a turnover of £15 million. The current portfolio of companies includes: Dartex Coatings, transfer coating and lamination solutions to customers worldwide. Tulchan, quality knitwear, fleece and leisurewear for women, featuring beautifully hand-crafted embroidery and applique detailing. Q2Q, efficient and user-friendly IT solutions for businesses, large and small.

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