Industrial Design Graduate Scheme

  • Vacancy Title
  • Industrial Design Graduate Scheme
  • Company
  • JCB
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive DOE plus Benefits
  • Closing Date
  • 01/02/2022
  • Job Description
  • Working together. Building your future.

    JCB is a groundbreaking company that has been proudly making the earth move for over half a century. Our machines are world-renowned because they enable people to do things that would otherwise be impossible. But everything we’ve achieved has been built on a foundation of hard work, by diverse individuals, working together as a team.

    What an amazing business for any graduate to start an equally amazing career. This is your opportunity to play a part in any one of the huge number of roles it takes to make this iconic business, number one.

    We see the key to our future success lies in developing, training and rewarding new talent that is keen to grow with us and forge a future that is limited only by your ambition and skill.

    About the scheme:

    We are looking for ambitious designers to shape our next generation and future machines.  We are in an era where exciting technologies are changing the way our machines are used.  We need the most talented designers to define how our machines look and how our customers interact with them.  You will be part of a passionate team working together to create brilliant customer experiences.

    We will provide knowledge and real work experience to maximise your potential with the opportunity to influence and inform future product direction.  You will complete your scheme as part of our busy in-house Industrial Design team working alongside experienced colleagues and previous graduates.

    As part of the application process we require a portfolio of your work, please send this through to:, following the upload of your CV

    About you:

    We look for graduates who have a passionate interest in their area of study, a desire to succeed and a ‘can do’ attitude.

    To apply, you need to be near to, or have completed, an appropriate Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (Automotive / Industrial / Product Design or Interaction / Digital Design) and must be on track to secure a 2:1 or higher.

    The scheme will be based at our World Headquarters in Staffordshire, so if you’re not based locally you need to be willing to relocate to within a reasonable commuting distance.

    What’s in it for you?

    Working with us, you’ll get:

    • An attractive full-time salary
    • 33 days’ annual holiday, increasing with service (including Bank Holidays)
    • An onsite Healthy Living Centre
    • A competitive pension scheme
    • So much more

    You’ll also have access to the amazing sports and leisure facilities at our impressive Staffordshire site and the opportunity of outdoor training exercises. And you’ll get exclusive discounts at Alton Towers, local restaurants and garages.

    We depend on people of all kinds to keep us at the forefront of our industry. Something which is reflected in every aspect of our graduate scheme; from the training you receive to the benefits you’ll enjoy. Whoever you are and whatever your background, our graduate scheme is an amazing chance to build a lasting career where you can reach your full potential.

    JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome and encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

    Recruitment agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies.