Work Experience – U18s

A bit about us…

Singer Instruments, headquartered in Somerset on the edge of Exmoor, develop laboratory automation to accelerate research for scientists who want to make the world a better place. The company supports a global customer base, across a spectrum of interests such as healthcare, antibiotics, biofuels, renewable fabrics, and plant-based alternatives to meat.

As an employee-owned company, Singer puts their people first. Singer Instruments are very proud to have won the Somerset Business Awards Employer of the Year. By supporting our teams and investing in our people, we get the best results for our customers.

Staff are highly motivated by their global scientific impact and a shared value for company culture. Table football in the staff room, boules in the Japanese garden, and table tennis and barbecues on the deck form part of our working ethos. The atmosphere is relaxed, attitudes are positive, and nobody wears a suit. Work in a rapidly growing business should be fun, so Singer Instruments take any opportunity possible to celebrate success. Did somebody say BBQ?!


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    Software Engineer

    Make a global impact. With a great team. A cool culture. A healthy work-life balance. On robotics projects from concept to market. Contributing to cures for cancer and renewable energies. And live in the countryside!

    Engineering Manager

    This is a varied, hands-on, management role, with the ability to run a diverse team of varying experience with approx. 25% time for engineering work. Work with the software engineers and in-house microbiologists team.

    Robotics / Mechatronics Engineer

    Do you tinker with Arduinos? Is your desk a patchwork of PCB,s, solder burns, 3D prints, and odd nuts and bolts? Are SolidWorks, MatLab, Unity and ROS more like a good night in, than tools? Do you mention prototype, MVO and IDE in every other sentence? Awesome, come build robots with us and lets make Science faster and easier!!

    BBSRC DTP PIPS Placement

    Calling all budding life scientists, bioinformaticians, programmers and engineers! Get involved in development and testing of products and party with us after another successful product launch!

    Product Intern

    The Product intern will be supporting the product manager in carrying out research into what is required for future products, prioritising the features for new development and passing the information on to the engineering team.

    UX Intern

    A great opportunity for a driven, entry level individual, looking to expand their skills in User Experience research and design, and make an impact on life-changing science.

    R&D Manager / Director

    Join our growing R&D Team where you’ll be leading the delivery of a disruptive set of solutions in the life science sector. As new additions to the product line, this is a great chance to get stuck in at the beginning of a long-running effort that is crucial to our success.