Siemens is a global engineering, electronics and technology services giant which operates all over the world. Its main worldwide headquarters are in Germany but they have been a part of the fabric of business in the United Kingdom for well over a century and a half.
Siemens headquarters in the UK are Frimley in Surrey, but it has operations, offices and manufacturing facilities all over the nation.
Siemens employs in excess of 13,000 staff in the United Kingdom and support over 50 thousand more jobs by their business activities. The firm has a regular turnover in the billions of pounds in the UK.
With over a third of the UK staff of Siemens working in manufacturing, the company is an exciting prospect for any students and graduates considering a career in that sector. Just a small selection of the essential items that Siemens produces in the UK include car park guidance systems, cinema film projectors, gas turbines, traffic lights and high-technology magnets for use in healthcare.
However, and maybe surprisingly, over half of the revenue that Siemens posts in the UK comes from the services they provide, including the provision of electric trains in the South West of England. Siemens is also a prolific provider of wind energy in the UK, generating close to 40 per cent of the UK energy in that field.
So, as you can see, there is a whole range of different opportunities on offer for a career at Siemens in the UK. As well as a the graduate job programmes you would expect from such a large employer in the UK, Siemens also provides apprenticeships, internships, sponsorships and scholarships for students and a finance & commercial academy.
Competition is strong for all jobs at Siemens, though. They regularly receive thousands of applications for their graduate programmes and look for students who enjoy looking at problems and finding solutions. Other qualities you will need for a successful application with Siemens include strong team working and communication skills and an appetite for achieving.
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