Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Lighting Designer/Engineer

Cardiff/Edinburgh/London/Manchester

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About us

Arup is one of the world’s leading building design consultancies with a project portfolio that is second to none. We design and deliver ground-breaking icons through our work in infrastructure, building design and specialist technical services.
We operate in an environment where collaboration and innovation go hand-in-hand to deliver cutting-edge solutions to problems and world-class projects.

Arup’s commitment to sustainability drives a creative approach with the application of state-of-the-art technology. We work in harmony with aesthetics and vision, delivering lighting designs that help our clients save energy and create sustainable buildings.
From harnessing and controlling daylight to creating drama and delight with electric light, our lighting design work can be characterised as engaged and involved, with a strong emphasis on creativity combined with the technical excellence for which Arup is famous.

The role

We’re looking for Graduate Lighting Designers / Engineers to join our team of bright professionals across several of our UK offices to assist on all aspects of lighting projects, from concept development to detailed lighting specifications. From your first day, you’ll join an unrivalled community of experts, where everyone is supported in their career path and encouraged to work towards a professional qualification.
Working mainly with our senior designers, and supporting other team members, this is an exciting opportunity to learn about lighting design, develop skills and subsequently work on your own projects.

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Our global visualisation team help to bring future projects to life. See some of the work they've created in this short showreel.

What you’ll be doing

Delivering effective and professional services for a range of varied and high-profile clients. While you’ll have a great deal of responsibility from day one, we’ll give you the chance to take on more as you progress and broaden your skills.

You’ll be involved in:

  • Working alongside experts in architectural and daylighting design on a wide range of national and international projects.
  • Hands-on lighting design for a range of projects.
  • Providing lighting calculations.
  • Preparing renderings, drawings, and specification.
  • Attending design team meetings and present design outcome.

What we look for

We’re looking for graduates with curiosity, personal drive, design flair and technical know-how. If you can combine these skills with an understanding of (or willingness to learn about) the lighting design and a desire to deliver excellent services for clients, we’d like to hear from you.

What we offer

There are infinite possibilities when you join Arup. You’ll receive all the opportunities that come with a challenging, fulfilling career, including:

  • The opportunity to work on some of the world’s greatest projects with technical challenges that will stretch and challenge your skills.
  • Training and support towards professional accreditation and career development opportunities.
  • A competitive salary and welcome bonus.
  • Profit share scheme.
  • A comprehensive package, including a flexible benefits fund and a generous pension.
  • Opportunities to work on international projects.
  • An interesting and varied workload where you’ll make a tangible difference to the world.
  • A collaborative, intelligent and friendly team in an excellent working environment.
  • Various sports and social activities in all our locations.

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How to Apply

Job ID Number: 1357
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Opportunity Overview

  • December 16th, 2018
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Cardiff, Edinburgh, London, Manchester
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Architecture
  • Building Services
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials/Minerals
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Process
  • Software
  • Structural
  • Systems

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