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Work Experience

Unless you have a specific career in mind and with so many options available in the world of work, how do you choose which path is right for you?

Work experience is a great place to start. It gives every student an opportunity to gain an insight into different careers, while gaining practical experience and learning new skills.

When you are thinking about where to apply for work experience, it’s important that you think about what careers interest you; are there any skills you would like to develop?

Why Aico?

At Aico, we offer fun and challenging placements. Each placement is tailored, based on your interests and passions, so you can get the most value out of your work experience.

Take a look at the blogs below to learn more about work experience at Aico, from former students.

Type of work

During your work experience placement at Aico, you will have the opportunity to spend time with 2-3 departments.

We have an array of teams ready to welcome you, including:


Our marketing team plays a vital role in promoting and representing the business; the team carries out tasks such as organising events, writing press releases and case studies, filming and animation, and running Aico’s social media accounts.


The finance team has a range of responsibilities, that typically include planning, organising, auditing, accounting for and controlling its company’s finances.


See behind the scenes of how our alarms and accessories are processed within the fast-paced environment of the warehouse, with a core focus on sustainability.


The IT team supports internal and external colleagues in their everyday roles, ensuring their computer systems and software are working correctly.

Internal Sales

Our internal sales team is here to deliver unrivaled customer service,  answering calls that are coming into the business, pro-active calls to Aico’s distribution channel, processing orders and general administrative duties.



Our technical team support contractors and end users, offering technical support and advice on alarm selection, siting and installation.

How to apply for work experience

Interested in applying for a work experience placement at Aico? Please complete the form below and our Community Team will be in touch with more information.

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Placement Details

I would like to undertake my work experience in the following departments: (please tick a maximum of 3 options)

You have the opportunity to complete work experience in 2-3 departments during your work experience
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