Work Placement / Internship

Summer Placement - Fire Engineer

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Are you an aspiring fire engineer looking to make a difference to the world around you? Do you want the chance to grow, learn, and be supported by industry leaders? This ever-changing world will be shaped by the buildings put into it; and we know it’s often the newest minds who have the brightest ideas.

As a leading international firm of consulting engineers, we didn’t build a 150-year legacy by standing still. The built environment is where our design-led work can carve out a better future for the planet and its people. For us, it’s about putting heart, soul, innovation and sustainability into the buildings we work on.

Hoare Lea | Life changing design

When we embark on a project journey, we are making a commitment to the client and each other.

What you’ll be doing

If you are looking to develop your skills and experience in the industry whilst on your summer break then apply for a placement opportunity with us! Working on live projects, you’ll have a chance to make a real impact.

You’ll work within a design team gaining a valuable insight into engineering systems design, improving your practical application of engineering theory and gaining an introduction to the fast moving world of construction and consultancy. By the end of your placement you should be able to make a more informed decision about your career path.

Start your journey in a career that counts! Our summer placements typically last between 6-12 weeks and can provide an excellent opportunity to secure a permanent position with us once you graduate.

We have opportunities available across a number of sites including: London, Bristol and Manchester.

What do you need?

Applications are welcomed from students that are currently studying towards an engineering or science degree, such as Fire Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Maths, Physics or Chemistry.

A genuine interest in developing a career within the sector, with fresh ideas, enthusiasm, confidence and an entrepreneurial, creative spirit.

This opportunity is available in our London, Bristol, Glasgow and Manchester offices.


How to Apply

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Opportunity Overview

  • January 1st, 2020
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Summer
  • Birmingham, Bristol, London and Manchester
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Chemistry
  • Fire
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Physics
  • Structural

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