Coventry University Careers Presents: Opportunities in Aerospace, Defence & Technology
IMPORTANT - This event is for Coventry University students only.
Time: 6– 8pm
Important: Please have your Student ID card ready for scanning upon entrance.
Overview of event:
Interested in a career in Aerospace, Defence or Technology? If so, this is the event for you! We have a fantastic line up of leading employers all looking to recruit for graduate and Industrial and summer placement roles. They have all previously recruited Coventry students/graduates and are looking to recruit more!
The event will consist of 3 short presentations delivered by the attending companies, with the opportunity to network after.
- Airbus Defence & Space
Nowhere are technology and engineering requirements more stringent and demanding than in the fields of defence, security and space exploitation.
Airbus Defence and Space unites a range of capabilities and skills unrivalled anywhere in the world.
· Europe’s No. 1 in defence and space
· Among the top 10 defence companies worldwide
· World-leading player in the space industry
· World-renowned range of products including Eurofighter, A400M and Ariane launcher
AWE plays a crucial role in national defence. We have been at the forefront of the UK nuclear deterrence programme for more than 60 years. Supporting the UK's Continuous At Sea Deterrence programme and national nuclear security are at the heart of what we do.
Our team of world-renowned scientists, engineers and specialists undertake critical work, providing and maintaining warheads for Royal Navy submarines – everything from design and manufacture to in-service support and
- Leonardo Company
Leonardo is the largest inward investor in the UK defence sector, the largest Italian inward investor to the UK, and one of the biggest suppliers of defence equipment to the UK MoD.
The company generates exports worth around £1.3bn to the UK economy every year.
Our long-term investment in emerging technologies and subsequent development of intellectual property in the UK is achieving export success and delivering huge economic benefits back into the UK, enabling investment in highly skilled jobs and helping to rebalance the UK’s economy.