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Electrical Engineering Summer Placements - Buildings - London

  • Type Internship
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Location London, United KingdomFitzroy Street 13LondonGBGreater LondonW1T 4BQ
  • Posted
  • Start date
  • Deadline -
  • INTERNEngineeringDesign

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Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world.

Our Electrical Engineers apply their specialist skills to buildings projects across the globe. We offer our clients a broad spectrum of expertise and consulting services in, but not limited to, the following types of developments:

  • Sports facilities
  • Schools
  • Universities
  • Prisons
  • Laboratories
  • Airports
  • Transport projects
  • Large-scale manufacturing plants
  • Commercial developments

As one of the world's leading building design consultancies, we offer clients the innovation and technical know-how to continually deliver their projects on schedule and on budget, but without compromise.

What is the role? 

We are currently recruiting for Electrical or Building Services Engineering Summer Students to join our well-established Buildings team in London. This is an excellent opportunity for students that are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the Building Design sector to join a multi-disciplinary team for 10 weeks this summer. The start date for this role is 24th June 2019.

You will provide support to team members to deliver an effective and professional service to our clients on strategically won projects. You will assist in preparing designs in co-ordination with the team, and gain a thorough understanding of the role of a design engineer by using relevant software and seeing first-hand how we operate.

Depending on performance, there may be an opportunity to receive a permanent offer of employment upon graduating.

You will work as part of project teams to deliver effective and professional services to our clients. Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of our design teams, you will have the opportunity to work alongside Architects, Building Services and Geotechnical Engineers, Surveyors and Project Managers.

What do we look for? 

  • Strong A-levels (or equivalent) at Grade B or above
  • Studying an MEng in Electrical, Architectural or Building Services Engineering, or equivalent
  • On track to achieve a 2.1 or above, as proven through the modules that you have completed to date
  • Ideally graduating in summer 2020 or 2021
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong motivation and passion for a career in building design
  • Able to start work on 24th June 2019 for 10 weeks

Additional Information

Candidates must upload the following in order to be considered, and should follow the instructions carefully:

  • Cover letter, detailing reason for application and why you are interested in the Buildings sector
  • CV
  • Breakdown of modules and results to date

Please upload as one document, and not three separate attachments. Candidates must follow these instructions precisely to ensure that they are considered for the role.

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