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Location: The Platinum Building at St John's Innovation Park, Cowley Rd, Milton, Cambridge, CB4 0WS

Number of Placements: 3

Period of Placement: Expected to be 10 weeks starting 1st July 2024, however, there is some flexibility to start later in the month or reduce the length to 8 weeks. This can be discussed with the host, if selected for one of these opportunities.

Accommodation Arrangements: Marshall Futureworx does not arrange accommodation. Students are usually able to arrange their own accommodation (e.g., in College) and commute from central Cambridge using either public transport or their own bike.

Profile of Firm:

As Marshall Futureworx, we are part of the privately-owned Marshall Group, an independent UK company with a diverse portfolio of businesses and a shared commitment to keeping customers moving forward.  Whether that’s supporting global armed forces to deliver mission-critical activities, keeping the UK distribution industry on the road, creating new, sustainable communities where people can live and thrive, or developing the next generations of industry talent – we are incredibly proud to have been building extraordinary futures since 1909. Headquartered in Cambridge, Marshall currently employ around 2000 people across locations in the UK, Northern Europe, North America and the UAE.

The Marshall name has become synonymous with the ability to integrate technologies across multiple industries along with its long history of apprenticeships that has seen it launch the careers of over 20,000 apprentices, lots of whom remain in the business and many of whom have gone on forge amazing careers elsewhere.

Despite its long and illustrious past, the Marshall of today is very firmly focussed on the future, finding and developing the next generation of talent, investing in record levels of R&D spend and harnessing emerging technologies to solve its customers’ problems, support local communities and protect our planet.

What are Marshall Futureworx looking for:

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented Technical Intern with a solid knowledge of Materials Science to join our dynamic engineering team. This internship provides a valuable opportunity to gain hands-on experience in and contribute to real-world engineering projects. 

Projects - see linked documents for the full specification of each internship including capabilities/technical competencies requried:

  1. Liquid Hydrogen Refuelling Manifold Design
  2. Hydrogen Embrittlement and Certification Support 
  3. Cryogenic Hydrogen Gas Venting and Lightning Protection 

Additional requirements:

  • Comfortable with a hybrid working environment
  • Able to travel for business both in the UK and abroad if required
  • Able to hold UK Security Clearance
  • Full UK driving license highly desirable

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