Industrial Placements 

Be the difference. Make it at Bentley Motors

At Bentley, our placement programmes are not just internships, they are the ignition to future success. Over 12 months you will be given hands-on experience working alongside industry experts on the projects that drive us into excellence. Our dedicated Early Careers team will ensure that you’ll gain industry knowledge and opportunities to empower your future career and leave your mark on Bentley’s legacy. From manufacturing to business operations, there is a place for everyone to belong at Bentley.

What to Expect

  • Benefits

    • £23,542 per annum
    • Flexible and Hybrid Working Options (available for non-production colleagues)
    • 35 Days Annual Leave
    • On-site Costa and Starbucks 
    • Access to Legends Gym Facilities 
    • Free Onsite Parking
    • Support from our Early Careers Team
    • Bentley Product Experience
    • Events and Social Gatherings
    • Nomination for Graduate Programme
  • Roles Available

    • Communications
    • Corporate Strategy
    • Design
    • Finance & IT
    • Government Relations
    • HR
    • Manufacturing
    • Mulliner
    • Procurement
    • Product Strategy
    • Quality
    • Research & Development
    • Sales & Marketing



  • Our Campus

    Address: Pyms Lane, Crewe, CW1 3PL. 

    Our Campus, located in Crewe, Cheshire, is undergoing its own transformation and offers unrivalled facilities including green space, free parking, an onsite restaurant, coffee shop, and onsite gym.

Hear from our Current Trainees

  • Juliette Le Guezec

    "The transition to my placement went very well, the early careers team helped a lot during the induction week, giving us a wide view of the upcoming year with key advice to thrive. The team I started in was very welcoming and made me feel at home early on, they helped me get familiar with my new environment and my new role. The culture in the company is incredible, there is always someone here to listen to you or here to help you."


  • Jas Kaur

    "It has been an extremely enjoyable experience so far, I have integrated into the team and everyone is extremely welcoming. Support is available from the first day and until you leave. A plan is in place and Bentley takes the time to ensure that your expectations of the company are met and they actively review this process with you regularly so your progression is evident."

  • Charlie Ede-Stammers

    "It was clear from day one how wanted and valued I was here at Bentley. I have a really close relationship with my manager, which has allowed me to see so many areas of the business just within the first month of starting. I love how I’m given real responsibilities that can have massive effects on real world projects and the business."

  • Theo Martinez

    "Bentley has offered me an enriching experience right from the beginning. The transition into my placement role at Bentley was seamless. The induction week was not only informative, but also a great opportunity to connect with the other placement students and receive a clear roadmap for the year ahead. The early careers team’s consistent support and open communication has been very meaningful and brought great confidence to my start at Bentley."