Job Description

About Renishaw

Renishaw is a market-leading, global provider of manufacturing technologies, analytical instruments and medical devices.

We work closely with our customers to solve complex engineering and science challenges. Our unique blend of pioneering research and product innovation helps our customers to solve complex engineering and science challenges, meaning we touch billions of lives around the world.

Our Early Careers cohort consists of around 90 Graduates, 210 Apprentices and 60 Placements. You are the people who can make a real difference. By bringing your new and innovative ideas you will help keep Renishaw at the forefront of the industry, and that’s why we invest if your continuous development and success from day one.

Our Values

At Renishaw you’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential.

We are proud of our strong working culture and work hard to promote diversity and inclusivity. We encourage our people to act in line with our core values of:

  • Innovation

  • Inspiration

  • Integrity

  • Involvement 

Scheme overview

Renishaw offers exciting opportunities for graduates within our Manufacturing Services Division. The graduate development programme for Electronics Manufacturing Engineers aims to develop talented graduates into the skilled technical experts and managers required to grow and advance our manufacturing organisation.  

What will I gain from this graduate scheme? 

Length: 2.5 years

Placements: 5, 6-month rotations

Placements and projects will be aligned to your ambitions and always involve work on real activities and projects delivering tangible business benefits.  

What type of things will I be working on?

The Electronics Manufacturing scheme encompasses the latest high-precision, automated electronics assembly and interconnection processes and challenging automated electronic test system design and development.  

Engineering experience will be gained in:

  • Process improvement

  • New product introduction

  • Production management.

Renishaw’s electronics manufacturing and associated engineering takes place in a challenging, high variety, rapidly changing environment.  


What career opportunities are available?

Based on specific performance areas, personal preferences, and business requirements, there will be opportunities within:

  • Electronics Process Engineering

  • Project Engineering

  • Test Development Engineering

Where will I be working?

We run schemes at our sites in Gloucestershire (with some possible business need / preference rotations to Miskin, South Wales)

  • Renishaw is in a semi-rural location therefore it is essential that you have your own form of transport or are willing to relocate to the area

  • Hybrid working options available, role-dependent

What skills and qualifications do I need?

Applicants must have:

  • A 2:2, or higher, degree in a technical field such as:

    • Electronic Engineering

    • Electronics Design

    • Integrated Engineering

    • Manufacturing Engineering

    • Mechanical Engineering

    • Physics

    • Chemical Engineering

    • Software Engineering

    • Robotics / Automation  


When you join Renishaw, we're committing to your future career. That's because we believe in developing our people's skills and promoting them internally. We also offer a benefits package that's highly desirable; including a 9% non-contributory pension, discretionary annual bonus, *subsidised onsite restaurants and *coffee shops, free parking, *car sharing scheme and *24 hour fitness centres. (*not available at our Castle Donington, Exeter, York & Edinburgh sites).

We also want to promote a healthy work-life balance as much as possible, so we have introduced a hybrid working policy which allows for a combination of home and office based working depending on the nature of your role. We also offer a variable working programme, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Life Assurance policy of 12 times annual salary, Cycle to Work scheme, enhanced maternity pay subject to qualifying criteria, Health Cash Plan, the option to join BUPA Renishaw Health Trust and an Employee Assistance Programme for employees and family.

Please click here for further information about our benefits.

At Renishaw we believe that our success is powered by welcoming a workforce of diverse and talented people. Through encouraging an inclusive culture, where all our employees are free to be themselves, we can achieve our core values: Innovation, Inspiration, Integrity, and Involvement.
If you are excited about the role but feel as though you don’t meet all the requirements, we would encourage you still to apply. You might just be the right person for this role or another opportunity at Renishaw.
We are committed to providing reasonable adjustments to make interviews and jobs more accessible. Should you have any difficulty during the recruitment process, or require any reasonable adjustments please contact the recruitment team on 01453 524600 or recruitment@renishaw.com.

Please click here for further information about diversity and inclusion at Renishaw.

Employment Type:


Time Type:

Full time

Requisition Number:

R6231 Graduate Manufacturing Electronic Engineer (Open)


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