This scheme is currently closed to new applicants.
Although the scheme is currently closed, we would advise you to check our vacancies list regularly for any future opportunities that arise for the Graduate Training Scheme.
The Lotus Graduate Training Scheme runs over two years, which comprises six four-monthly placements, with the aim to provide as many wide and diverse experiences over the 2 year period, prior to moving to a permanent position. Excellent opportunities are provided across all disciplines in the business. Those with an Engineering degree Qualification will work in Powertrain/Vehicle/Non-Engineering placement in year one. Non Engineers will work in appropriate business related areas across the group.
IMechE accredit the scheme and those with an Engineering degree will be enrolled onto the MPDS scheme and will work towards becoming chartered. Non-engineering disciplines may have the opportunity to work towards becoming chartered within an equivalent Institution (i.e. Management / Marketing / Purchasing, etc).
Placements/rotations are determined between the business and Human Resources and will change in line with business demands.
Each successful applicant will have a mentor and buddy allocated on arrival to the business. Mentors will support you throughout your training period.
Pre requisites of the Lotus Graduate Training Scheme
Lotus requires the following:
Group Lotus is an exciting organisation, at the cutting edge of many engineering and commercial innovations.
Applications for the Lotus Graduate Training scheme will not be reviewed until after the closing date, at which point short listing will take place for telephone interviews. Those who are successful at the telephone interview stage will be invited to attend an assessment centre. Following the assessment centre offers of employment will be made to successful candidates.
The Lotus Graduate Training scheme is accredited by IMECHE to enable Engineering disciplined successful applicants to become Chartered Engineers.
A number of Internship places may be available within the business depending on business needs. Should any opportunities be available, these will be advertised on our list of current vacancies. Please apply to any specific opportunities that may be of interest to you that you feel could add most value to.