1 Week Placement with London based technical production company

Wonder Works

Available Between
1
Jul
2018
5
Jul
2018

This is an opportunity to spend a week with us at Wonder Works, seeing the day to day running of a technical production company.

We are a small company working on technical elements of big live events.

There may be an opportunity to spend time on site in the production period prior to a live event, as well as spending time in the offices with our team learning what we do in the various stages of our work.

You will learn from our CAD Designers seeing the initial design drawings and the productions they will ultimately become.

Before applying please note:

  • Students who have not previously had work experience, do not have access to other opportunities (such as via parents) and qualify for FSM or Pupil Premium are especially encouraged to apply.
  • Be sure to read all the details as applications will be selected based on enthusiasm and open-mindedness for this specific opportunity, organisation and industry.
  • Students will need to be able to be at Wonder Works Office in North (Central) London 1000 - 1800 each day for the entirety of the placement (there may be some flexibility around this)
  • Final deadline for applications is Wednesday, 6th June (though students may be selected before this so please apply ASAP

Placement Notes

Don’t be put off if you don’t know much about our industry. Or if you just had to google what CAD is! We are enthusiastic about what we do and are happy to give you an insight in to the world we work in.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding how an office works
Event planning
Problem solving
Interpersonal skills
IT skills
Project work

Great For Students Who Are:

Willing to work in a team
Creative
Sociable
Keen to try new things
Interested in problem solving
Enthusiastic

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
Entrepreneurial: Give an example of something you have built or created in your own time?

2
Can you give an example of a time you turned a negative situation or challenge into a positive? Or you found a way to make it better?

3
Interests: What are you most proud of?