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Undegraduate Design Engineer Summer Placement 1

Coalville, ABE, GB

Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer operating in two business segments: Terex Aerial Work Platforms and Terex Materials Processing. Terex manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy and utility industries. 


Our Materials Processing segment consists of five product lines: Powerscreen®, Terex® Minerals Processing Systems and Terex® Mobile Processing Equipment, Terex® Washing Systems and Terex® Environmental Equipment. We have manufacturing facilities in Europe, North America and Asia producing a broad range of tracked, static and modular crushing, screening, washing and wood processing equipment.


The Centre of Excellence for Crushing Technology is based at our Coalville facility and the crusher parts are utilized in 4 of our product lines.


We have a worldwide reputation for manufacturing excellence, product innovation, and customer support. More information on Terex can be found at www.terex.com





Working with the relevant lead engineers, the Design Engineer Summer Intern will assist in the development of new and maintenance of existing crushing chambers, within defined timescales.  As part of our team we will provide you with real work assignments that will give you valuable experience as you begin your career.




  • Provide engineered solutions for the development of new products and modifications to existing products.
  • Produce full manufacturing specification package including Engineering BOMs.
  • To resolve problems at the root cause quickly and effectively and manage engineering change process relating to crushing chambers
  • Follow Group standards of in the areas of QFD, FMEA, design-for-manufacture, prototype development and field testing
  • Follow Group engineering standards and associated IT systems, to ensure effective global management of released engineering data
  • Ensure current and new products meet standards and performance levels specified for safety, function and reliability
  • Reduce manufacturing cost through improved design and consultation with the production department, purchasing and suppliers.
  • Investigate and address Customer Complaints in a timely manner.
  • Drive standardisation of components and sub-assemblies within crushing products
  • Stay knowledgeable of machine component advancements and competitor design trends; apply latest technology to new and existing designs where appropriate to stay current and innovation.

Experience, Qualifications & Skills:


  • Studying for a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Competent user of 3D Solid Modelling CAD, ideally Pro-Engineer/CREO and familiarity with Product Data Management (PDM) systems
  • Good technical expertise in mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • A good understanding of the various applications that the equipment can operate in along with an appreciation for the expected performance of the machines.
  • Creativity and innovative thinking
  • Experience with Oracle TMS a plus
  • Good English communication skill, both written and spoken;
  • Good Presentation and interpersonal skills.


Closing date : 31 May 2021


The successful candidate will receive an attractive salary plus extensive benefits package, including pension, life assurance and much more as you would come to expect from a global employer. You will also have the benefit of picking hours to suit your lifestyle (Within core hours).


To apply for this role please click the link below or visit the following website http://terex-uk.jobs/ and select the relevant role from our website.

TEREX is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.