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Taking a student placement in NIE Networks will provide hands on experience about how our company works, developing your personal competencies and ensuring you're 'work ready' following your degree.

The opportunities that lie ahead are vast.

Taking a student placement in NIE Networks will provide access to the leaders in the industry, insight into the future direction and the possibility to play a role in the biggest transformation of the electrical industry since the 1960s.


Who is it for?

  • 2nd and 3rd year undergraduate students
  • Studying a degree with an industrial placement year
  • The placements will be in the following areas - Business Management, Engineering, Human Resources (HR), Information Technology (IT), Geography / GIS, Graphic Design and Financial Analyst.

What does it involve?

  • Work on a specified work-based project(s) or gain cross-departmental experience
  • Mentored, relevant and practical experience, tailored to your career
  • Gain one year’s professional experience
  • Enhance your skill set
  • Build connections to help you in your career

What are the benefits?

  • £22,500 salary
  • 23 days annual leave plus 11 stat days per annum 
  • Extensive induction programme
  • Placement opportunities across Northern Ireland

Meet Rebecaa, one of last years placement students