Electrical Engineering Summer Placement - Buildings - North West & Yorkshire

About us

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

Meet our Graduates

Hear from a range of our Graduates that are now a year into their employment, to find out more about the projects that they have worked on, what they have enjoyed the most, and what has challenged them over the last 12 months.

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.

Role

We are currently recruiting for Electrical, Architectural or Building Services Engineering Summer Students to join our well-established Buildings team in Leeds, Liverpool and Sheffield. This is an excellent opportunity for students that are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the Building Design sector to join a multi-disciplinary team for 4 weeks this summer, with the possibility of extension depending on workload and performance.

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.

Building the future

'Building the future' – common passion and purpose in Building Design.

Requirements

  • Strong A-levels (or equivalent) at Grade B or above
  • Studying an MEng or BEng 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
  • Graduating in Summer 2018 or 2019

Additional Information

The roles will be based in one of the following offices - Leeds, Liverpool and Sheffield. Please indicate your preference for location in your cover letter.

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

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Today
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Minimum Degree: 2:1
  • Placement Duration: Summer
  • Type of Degree: Bachelors
  • Location: Leeds, Liverpool, Sheffield
  • Region: North West, Yorkshire
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Building Services
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Manufacturing
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Physics
  • Science
  • Structural

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