Early career development

There are currently 113 open vacancies at Smiths Detection


We offer exciting apprenticeship and internship programmes that give you the opportunity to work towards your qualifications while getting paid, hands-on experience in a diverse, global business.

You’ll gain practical experience to help you as your begin your career and discover opportunities outside of textbooks.

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Our interns are currently studying towards their degrees and are typically in their penultimate year of study. Our interns gain hands-on experience by contributing to real-life projects. Meaning you can immerse yourself in our world and really get to know what it’s like to work in a fast paced, global business.


You’ll learn from talented and inspiring colleagues and, because all our internships are fully assessed, if you perform well you could achieve a place on a Smiths graduate development programme when you complete your studies.


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Graduate Programmes

If you’re a graduate and you’re interested in helping create the future, we want to hear from you. We hire graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultures, offering an excellent platform from which to develop your career.

We offer graduate programmes across a wide range of business areas from engineering to HR, finance to supply chain, in a variety of locations globally.

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