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.
Arup Fire has a key role to play in upholding this reputation. From residential buildings to railway stations; schools and offices to industrial buildings; fire engineering is an essential part of multidisciplinary design. Projects like The Shard, Copenhagen Arena, Macallan distillery and Birmingham New Street station depend on fire engineering to become reality. Our ‘Total Fire Engineering' approach allows us to work with clients and design teams from start to finish, helping us understand their goals, visions and constraints; and then develop innovative solutions to meet these challenges.
Arup's fire engineers are based in over 30 locations worldwide, with over 100 engineers across 12 sites in the UK. Drawing on our global presence, we share knowledge, information and best practice across Arup Fire, ensuring we deliver efficient, cost-effective results to our clients anywhere in the world.
We are currently recruiting for Fire Engineering Summer Students to join our teams across the UK. This is an excellent opportunity for students that are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about Fire engineering to join a multi-disciplinary team for 4-8 weeks (dependent upon location) this summer.
As part of your role, you will have various opportunities to assist colleagues in various offices across the region in preparing fire strategies, undertaking numerical analysis, reviewing architectural plans against relevant fire safety design guidance, co-ordinating fire strategies with the engineering design team, and visiting sites to monitor the implementation of fire strategies and learn about the installation and construction of fire safety systems.
We're looking for students with integrity, enthusiasm and a personal drive to learn and challenge the norm. If you can combine these with a willingness to learn about fire engineering and a desire to work in a rewarding and challenging environment, we'd like to hear from you.
We're looking for candidates with the following qualifications, attributes and skills:
There are infinite possibilities with Arup. You'll receive an insight of the opportunities that a challenging, fulfilling career provides, and: